Ken Tibbetts

Real Name:
Kenneth Norman Tibbetts
Profile:
Bassist, keyboard player and singer. Also credited with playing trumpet.
*25 August 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
†26 August 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Recorded and toured with many popular blues, jazz, and southern rock groups most notably James Brown, Greg Allman, The Allman Brothers, Dickey Betts and Great Southern, Roy Buchanan, and Lonnie Mac.
He retired from music in the late 70’s and went on to work in the printing business.
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Ken Tibbetts Discography Tracks

Vocals

Ken Tibbetts - Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble album art Melting Pot (3) Melting Pot (3) - Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble (Album) Ampex Records US 1970 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

45-6169 Ken Tibbetts - There Was A Time / The Rabbit Got The Gun album art The Dapps Featuring Alfred Ellis The Dapps Featuring Alfred Ellis - There Was A Time / The Rabbit Got The Gun(7", Promo) King Records (3) 45-6169 US 1968 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - Say It Loud I'm Black And I'm Proud album art James Brown Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye and 1 more… James Brown - Say It Loud I'm Black And I'm Proud (Album) Starday King US 1969 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble album art Melting Pot (3) Melting Pot (3) - Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble (Album) Ampex Records US 1970 Sell This Version
RW-001 Ken Tibbetts - Cincinnati Joe & Mad Lydia album art Cincinnati Joe & Mad Lydia Cincinnati Joe & Mad Lydia - Cincinnati Joe & Mad Lydia(LP, Album) River Witch RW-001 US 1971 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - The Gregg Allman Tour  album art Gregg Allman With Cowboy (6) / Boyer* & Talton* Gregg Allman With Cowboy (6) / Boyer* & Talton* - The Gregg Allman Tour (Album) Capricorn Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - In The Beginning album art Roy Buchanan Roy Buchanan - In The Beginning (Album) Polydor Japan 1974 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - One Of A Kind album art Bobby Whitlock Bobby Whitlock - One Of A Kind (Album) Capricorn Records Canada 1975 Sell This Version
CP 0159 Ken Tibbetts - Memoranda album art Marcia Waldorf Marcia Waldorf - Memoranda(LP, Album) Capricorn Records CP 0159 US 1975 Sell This Version
2429 139 Ken Tibbetts - Rock Your Sox Off album art Bobby Whitlock Make It Through The Night (as Kenny Tibbetts) and 7 more… Bobby Whitlock - Rock Your Sox Off(LP, Album) Capricorn Records 2429 139 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - When I Get My Wings album art Billy Joe Shaver Billy Joe Shaver - When I Get My Wings (Album) Capricorn Records New Zealand 1976 Sell This Version
LAR1111 Ken Tibbetts - If You've Ever Loved album art Randy Richards Randy Richards - If You've Ever Loved(LP, Album) Little Angel Records (3) LAR1111 US 1976 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - Dickey Betts & Great Southern album art Dickey Betts & Great Southern Dickey Betts & Great Southern - Dickey Betts & Great Southern (Album) Arista Italy 1977 Sell This Version
P28P 25085 Ken Tibbetts - In The Beginning album art Roy Buchanan Roy Buchanan - In The Beginning(CD, Album) Polydor K.K. P28P 25085 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - Dreams album art The Allman Brothers Band Bougainvillea (as Ken Tibbets) The Allman Brothers Band - Dreams (Comp) Polydor US 1989 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - Sweet Dreams: The Anthology album art Roy Buchanan Wayfaring Pilgrim (as Kenny Tibbetts) and 1 more… Roy Buchanan - Sweet Dreams: The Anthology (Comp) Polydor, Chronicles Canada 1992 Sell This Version
012 157 745-2 Ken Tibbetts - James Brown's Funky People (Part 3) album art Various Who Knows (as Kenny Tibbetts) and 1 more… Various - James Brown's Funky People (Part 3)(CD, Comp) Polydor 012 157 745-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
Ken Tibbetts - The Best Of Roy Buchanan  album art Roy Buchanan CC Ryder and 2 more… Roy Buchanan - The Best Of Roy Buchanan (Comp) Polydor US 2002 Sell This Version
RVCD-172 Ken Tibbetts - It's Time / Lady's Choice album art Bonnie Bramlett Bonnie Bramlett - It's Time / Lady's Choice(CD, Comp, RM) Raven Records RVCD-172 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
ACA 8087 Ken Tibbetts - The Arista Recordings: Dickey Betts & Great Southern / Atlanta Burning Down album art Dickey Betts & Great Southern Dickey Betts & Great Southern - The Arista Recordings: Dickey Betts & Great Southern / Atlanta Burning Down(CD-ROM, Album, Comp, RE) Acadia ACA 8087 UK 2005 Sell This Version
B0012728-02 Ken Tibbetts - The Singles, Volume 7: 1970-1972 album art James Brown Just Won't Do Right James Brown - The Singles, Volume 7: 1970-1972(2xCD, Comp, Ltd, RM) Hip-O Select B0012728-02 US 2009 Sell This Version
FP-6905 Ken Tibbetts - Nothing But Funk Volume 4 (11 James Brown Produced Rarities From 1963-1975) album art Various I Don't Want Nobody's Troubles Various - Nothing But Funk Volume 4 (11 James Brown Produced Rarities From 1963-1975)(LP, Comp) Funky People Inc. FP-6905 US Unknown Sell This Version
FP-6903 Ken Tibbetts - Nothing But Funk Volume 2 (11 Selections Of Rare JB Funkiness From 1967 - 1977) album art Various Who Knows Various - Nothing But Funk Volume 2 (11 Selections Of Rare JB Funkiness From 1967 - 1977)(LP, Comp) Funky People (2) FP-6903 US Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

2429 139 Ken Tibbetts - Rock Your Sox Off album art Bobby Whitlock Bottom Of The Bottle (as Kenny Tibbetts) and 2 more… Bobby Whitlock - Rock Your Sox Off(LP, Album) Capricorn Records 2429 139 Germany 1976 Sell This Version