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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Albums

L-412 Willie Bobo - Piano Contempo: Modern Piano Jazz album art Mary Lou Williams With Willie Bobo Mary Lou Williams With Willie Bobo - Piano Contempo: Modern Piano Jazz(10", Album) Circle L-412 US 1951 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Stitt Goes Latin album art 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 US 1963 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Bobo's Beat album art Willie Bobo Bobo's Beat (Album, Comp) Roulette, Roulette US 1963 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Bobo! Do That Thing | Guajira album art Willie Bobo Bobo! Do That Thing | Guajira (Album) Tico Records US 1963 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Spanish Grease album art Willie Bobo Spanish Grease (Album) Verve Records UK 1965 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Uno Dos Tres 1•2•3 album art Willie Bobo Uno Dos Tres 1•2•3 (Album) Verve Records, Verve Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Feelin' So Good album art Willie Bobo Feelin' So Good (Album) Verve Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Bobo Motion album art Willie Bobo Bobo Motion (Album) Verve Records US 1967 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Juicy album art Willie Bobo Juicy (Album) Verve Records US 1967 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - A New Dimension album art Willie Bobo A New Dimension (Album) Verve Records, Verve Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Spanish Blues Band album art Willie Bobo Spanish Blues Band (Album) Verve Records US 1968 Sell This Version
RPL 7-8 Willie Bobo - Top Pops #247 album art Various / Willie Bobo Various / Willie Bobo - Top Pops #247(LP, Transcription) Armed Forces Radio & Television Service Station Library RPL 7-8 US 1968 Sell This Version
AML 70524 Willie Bobo - Willie Bobo album art Willie Bobo Willie Bobo(LP) A&M Records AML 70524 Uruguay 1970 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Succotash album art Herbie Hancock, Willie Bobo Herbie Hancock, Willie Bobo - Succotash (Album) Copacabana Brazil 1973 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - The Drum Session album art Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session (Album, Comp) Philips Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Tomorrow Is Here album art Willie Bobo Tomorrow Is Here (Album) Blue Note US 1977 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Live At The Watts Jazz Festival - Volume 1 album art 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 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
45S-10 Willie Bobo - The Drum Session Vol. 2 album art 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 Willie Bobo - The Drum Session album art Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson / Shelly Manne / Willie Bobo / Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session(LP, Album) Philips 45S-5 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Puente In Percussion album art Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* - Puente In Percussion (Album) Tico Records France 1978 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Hell Of An Act To Follow album art Willie Bobo Hell Of An Act To Follow (Album) Columbia US 1978 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Bobo album art Willie Bobo Bobo (Album) Columbia US 1979 Sell This Version
TRLP-1011 Willie Bobo - Puente In Percussion album art Tito Puente, Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo, Patato* Tito Puente, Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo, Patato* - Puente In Percussion(CD, Album, RE) Tico Records TRLP-1011 US 1996 Sell This Version
OLMCD-10043 Willie Bobo - Willie Bobo And Friends album art Willie Bobo Willie Bobo And Friends(CD, Album) OLM Records OLMCD-10043 US 1998 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo - Lost And Found album art Willie Bobo Lost And Found (Album) Concord Records US 2006 Sell This Version