Jazz + Rock + Funk = Billy Cobham
William Emanuel Cobham Jr. known as Billy, was born on May 16, 1944 in Panama City. He is a Panamanian jazz drummer and composer. Famous for his jazz fusion in the 1970s, with the Mahavishnu Orchestra, he set up a drumming style influenced by rock and funk. Billy Cobham has played with jazzmen such as Horace Silver and Joe Henderson.
Notorious music group / collaborations of Billy Cobham:
Mahavishnu Orchestra; Horace Silver; Joe Henderson; Miles Davis; Carlos Santana; John McLaughlin; Alice Coltrane; Jack DeJohnette; Jan Hammer; Michael Shrieve; Peter Gabriel; Kenny Burrell; Dreams; Norbert Domling; Juraj Galan; Milt Jackson; Deodato; Stanley Clarke; Quincy Jones; Stanley Turrentine; Freddie Hubbard; Gabor Szabo; Ron Carter; Don Sebesky...