Rodgers Grant

Real Name:
Rodgers Lee Grant
Profile:
American jazz pianist, composer and lyricist. Pianist in the '60s for Mongo Santamaria's band, with whom he recorded "Yeh-Yeh!", an instrumental he co-wrote with Pat Patrick. (The work later had lyrics added & recorded by Jon Hendricks in 1963 - eventually becoming an international hit by Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames as "Yeah, Yeah"). [See also Mongo Music]

Grant's compositions have been covered by a multitude of jazz artists, including Hubert Laws, Thelonious Monk and Stan Getz to name a few.

Born: 18 January 1936
Died: 12 April 2012, Defiance, Ohio, USA.
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Rodgers Grant Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Rodgers Grant - Mongo Introduces La Lupe album art Mongo Santamaria Orchestra*, La Lupe Mongo Santamaria Orchestra*, La Lupe - Mongo Introduces La Lupe (Album) Riverside Records, Riverside Records US 1963 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Mongo At The Village Gate album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Mongo At The Village Gate (Album) Battle (2), Battle (2) US 1963 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Watermelon Man! album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Watermelon Man! (Album) Battle (2) US 1963 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - El Bravo! album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - El Bravo! (Album) Columbia US 1965 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - El Pussy Cat album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - El Pussy Cat (Album) Columbia US 1965 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - La Bamba album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - La Bamba (Album) Columbia US 1965 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Hey! Let's Party album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Hey! Let's Party (Album) Columbia US 1966 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Mongo Explodes album art The Mongo Santamaria Band* The Mongo Santamaria Band* - Mongo Explodes (Album) Riverside Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Flute By-Laws album art Hubert Laws Hubert Laws - Flute By-Laws (Album) Atlantic US 1966 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Mongomania album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Mongomania (Album) Columbia Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Mongo Santamaria Explodes At The Village Gate album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Mongo Santamaria Explodes At The Village Gate (Album) Columbia US 1967 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Soul Bag album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Soul Bag (Album) Columbia US 1968 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Stone Soul album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Stone Soul (Album) Columbia US 1969 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Workin' On A Groovy Thing album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Workin' On A Groovy Thing (Album) Columbia Canada 1969 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Tell It Like It Is album art George Benson George Benson - Tell It Like It Is (Album) A&M Records, CTI Records Italy 1969 Sell This Version
RS 3045 Rodgers Grant - Mongo Soul album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - Mongo Soul(LP, Comp) Riverside Records RS 3045 US 1969 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - The Watermelon Man album art Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - The Watermelon Man (Comp) Milestone Records France 1973 Sell This Version
MSD 6065 Mongo Santamaria Mongo Santamaria - The Watermelon Man(2xLP, Comp) Milestone Records MSD 6065 US 1973 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - In The Beginning album art Hubert Laws Hubert Laws - In The Beginning (Album, Comp) CTI Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Then There Was Light (Volume 2) album art Hubert Laws Hubert Laws - Then There Was Light (Volume 2) (Album) CTI Records US 1974 Sell This Version
CTI 6065, RVG 87700 Rodgers Grant - In The Beginning Vol. 1 album art Hubert Laws Hubert Laws - In The Beginning Vol. 1(LP, Album) CTI Records, CTI Records CTI 6065, RVG 87700 US 1974 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Pura Salsa album art Azuquita Y Su Orquesta Melao* Azuquita Y Su Orquesta Melao* - Pura Salsa (Album) Vaya Records, Vaya Records France 1975 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly album art Willie Colon* Willie Colon* - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly (Album) Fania Records, Fania Records US 1975 Sell This Version
Rodgers Grant - Confessin' The Blues album art Esther Phillips Cherry Red and 6 more… Esther Phillips - Confessin' The Blues (Album) Atlantic Germany 1976 Sell This Version
PMS-100 Rodgers Grant - Twofer Sampler Summer 1976 album art Various Skins Various - Twofer Sampler Summer 1976(2xLP, Comp) Fantasy, Milestone Records, Prestige PMS-100 US 1976 Sell This Version