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

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! Do That Thing | Guajira (Album) Tico Records US 1963 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Bobo's Beat (Album, Comp) Roulette US 1964 Sell This Version
SBG 272 Willie Bobo Let's Go Bobo!(7", MiniAlbum) Roulette SBG 272 US 1964 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Spanish Grease (Album) Verve Records UK 1965 Sell This Version
VLP.9134 Willie Bobo Elation(LP, Album, Mono) Verve Records VLP.9134 UK 1965 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Feelin' So Good (Album) Verve Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Uno Dos Tres 1•2•3 (Album) Verve Records US 1966 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Bobo Motion (Album) Verve Records US 1967 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Juicy (Album) Verve Records Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Evil Ways (Album) Verve Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Spanish Blues Band (Album) Verve Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo A New Dimension (Album) Verve Records 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
Herbie Hancock / Willie Bobo Herbie Hancock / Willie Bobo - Succotash (Album) Blue Note US 1973 Sell This Version
Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey Louis Bellson, Shelly Manne, Willie Bobo, Paul Humphrey - The Drum Session (Album) Philips Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Tomorrow Is Here (Album) Blue Note US 1977 Sell This Version
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 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
Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* Tito Puente With Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo & Patato* - Puente In Percussion (Album) Tico Records, Tico Records US 1978 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Hell Of An Act To Follow (Album) Columbia Canada 1978 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Bobo (Album) Columbia Japan 1979 Sell This Version
Willie Bobo Lost And Found (Album) Concord Records US 2006 Sell This Version