Herbie Hancock - Fat Albert Rotunda (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Long out-of-print, this party platter finds Hancock expanding the rollicking soul jazz soundtrack he cut for Bill Cosby's Fat Albert cartoon series. This is a real pleasure from start to finish, with superb support work from Joe Henderson (sax), Johnny Coles (trumpet), Bernard Purdie (drums) and others.
  2. Fat Albert Rotunda is the venture into jazz-funk by keyboardist Herbie Hancock. The record is centered around the music Hancock wrote the Fat Albert cartoon show. It's one of the records which appeared in the period between his landmark album Maiden Voyage of and his classic Head Hunters.
  3. Herbie Hancock: Fat Albert Rotunda (LP, Vinyl record album) - The start of funky funky Herbie Hancock! This album's the first to feature Herbie really breaking a -- Brand: Warner/Antarctica Starts Here (Label).
  4. Herbie Hancock Fat Albert Rotunda g Import LP Elusive Disc, Inc., Features Only The Best In Audiophile Hardware, Accessories and Music.
  5. Herbie Hancock hit the big time with his Headhunters funk-jazz album in but he had made earlier attempts to incorprate funk and soul into his music. In contrast to the jazz-funk and layered synthesisers of Headhunters the tracks here are more influenced by R&B and Soul: a horn section is used and Herbie plays electric piano/5(42).
  6. Fat Albert Rotunda is the eighth album by jazz keyboardist Herbie Hancock, released in It was Hancock's first release for Warner Bros. Records after his departure from Blue Note Records. The music was originally done for the TV special Hey, Hey, Hey, It's Fat Albert, which later inspired Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids TV show.
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  8. Centered around some soundtrack music that Herbie Hancock wrote for Bill Cosby 's Fat Albert cartoon show, Fat Albert Rotunda was Hancock 's first full-fledged venture into jazz-funk -- and his last until Head Hunters -- making it a prophetic release.

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