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Willie Bobo

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Willie Bobo (February 28, 1934 - September 15, 1983, real name: William Correa) was an American jazz percussionist. His son is Eric Bobo who is a member of Cypress Hill. Willie Bobo, who grew up in Spanish Harlem, New York made his name in Latin Jazz in the 1960's and 70's, with the timbales becoming his favoured instrument. He met Mongo Santamaria shortly after his arrival in New York and studied with him while acting as his translator, and later joined Tito Puente for 4 years from the age of 19. Read more about Willie Bobo on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

Tracks We Played

Fried Neckbones and Some Home Fries (Dan the Automator Remix

Verve Remixed 2
Last Played on March 22, 2014 11:15am

Spanish Grease

Spanish Grease
Last Played on February 20, 2014 4:53am

FRIED NECK BONES AND SOME HOME FRIES

Uno, Dos, Tres
Last Played on June 10, 2013 6:42am

EVIL WAYS

Bobo Motion
Last Played on March 21, 2013 11:11am

Evil Ways

Bobo Motion
Last Played on April 06, 2012 11:08am

Fried Neckbones And Some Home Fries

FRIED NECK BONES AND SOME HOME FRIES

Spanish Grease

Spanish Grease