Willie Bobo

Willie Bobo

Real Name:
William Correa
Profile:
American latin-jazz percussionist who played professionally from the early 1950's until his untimely death in 1983. Bobo is best remembered as one of the key players who fused influences from jazz, latin, soul, & rock in the late 1960's & 1970's, helping shape the evolving boogaloo style.
Father of Eric Bobo.
Born William Correa, 28 February 1934, New York City, New York.
Died 15 September 1983, Los Angeles, California.
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Willie Bobo Discography

Albums

LP 2253, LP-2253 Sonny Stitt Featuring Willie Bobo, Thad Jones, Patato*, Chick Corea, Chihuahua (5) Sonny Stitt Featuring Willie Bobo, Thad Jones, Patato*, Chick Corea, Chihuahua (5) - Stitt Goes Latin (Album) Roost, Royal Roost LP 2253, LP-2253 US 1963 Sell This Version
LP 1108 Willie Bobo Bobo! Do That Thing | Guajira (Album) Tico Records LP 1108 US 1963 Sell This Version
R-52097, R52097 Willie Bobo Bobo's Beat (Album, Comp) Roulette R-52097, R52097 US 1964 Sell This Version
SBG 272 Willie Bobo Let's Go Bobo!(7", MiniAlbum) Roulette SBG 272 US 1964 Sell This Version
SVLP 9134 Willie Bobo Spanish Grease (Album) Verve Records SVLP 9134 UK 1965 Sell This Version
V6-8669 Willie Bobo Feelin' So Good (Album) Verve Records V6-8669 US 1966 Sell This Version
V6-8648 Willie Bobo Uno Dos Tres 1•2•3 (Album) Verve Records V6-8648 US 1966 Sell This Version
V-8699 Willie Bobo Bobo Motion (Album) Verve Records V-8699 US 1967 Sell This Version
711 070 Willie Bobo Juicy (Album) Verve Records 711 070 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
V6 8781 Willie Bobo Evil Ways Verve Records V6 8781 US 1968 Sell This Version
V-8736 Willie Bobo Spanish Blues Band (Album) Verve Records V-8736 US 1968 Sell This Version
V6-8772 Willie Bobo A New Dimension (Album) Verve Records V6-8772 US 1968 Sell This Version
RPL 7-8 Various / Willie Bobo Various / Willie Bobo - Top Pops # 247(LP, Transcription) AFRTS (Armed Forces Radio & Television Service) RPL 7-8 US 1968 Sell This Version
AML 70524 Willie Bobo Willie Bobo(LP) A&M Records AML 70524 Uruguay 1970 Sell This Version
BN-LA152-F Herbie Hancock / Willie Bobo Herbie Hancock / Willie Bobo - Succotash (Album) Blue Note BN-LA152-F US 1973 Sell This Version
SFX-10001 Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session (Album) Philips SFX-10001 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
BN-LA711-G Willie Bobo Tomorrow Is Here (Album) Blue Note BN-LA711-G US 1977 Sell This Version
GG-58008 Willie Bobo / LAPD (2) / Jimmy Witherspoon / Gene Ammons Willie Bobo / LAPD (2) / Jimmy Witherspoon / Gene Ammons - Live At The Watts Jazz Festival - Volume 1 (Album) LAX Records GG-58008 US 1977 Sell This Version
45S-10 Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session Vol. 2(LP, Album) Philips 45S-10 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
45S-5 Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session(LP) Philips 45S-5 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
JMTS-1422, JMTS 1422 Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* - Puente In Percussion (Album) Tico Records, Tico Records JMTS-1422, JMTS 1422 US 1978 Sell This Version
PC 35374 Willie Bobo Hell Of An Act To Follow (Album) Columbia PC 35374 Canada 1978 Sell This Version
25AP 1693 Willie Bobo Bobo (Album) Columbia 25AP 1693 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
CCD-30086-1 Willie Bobo Lost And Found (Album) Concord Records CCD-30086-1 US 2006 Sell This Version
SA-6 Rene Bloch & His Big Latin Band* Featuring Willie Bobo Correa* & Mongo Santa Maria* Rene Bloch & His Big Latin Band* Featuring Willie Bobo Correa* & Mongo Santa Maria* - Latin Heat With A Beat!(LP, Album) Stereo Sounds SA-6 US Unknown Sell This Version