Tony Williams

Million Dollar Legs

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The follow-up to Believe It should have been titled "I Can't Believe It." Fans who were so impressed with the first recording must have checked the personnel listing here several times for accuracy. Like many of the fusion stars of the '70s, the eventual sellout to disco/funk became inevitable for drummer Tony Williams. While he may have been able to pull this off due to his impressive talents, doing so with Allan Holdsworth was not a good idea. Bassist Tony Newton had a significant amount of input into this session and contributes some less than memorable vocals. Fortunately, this entire session has been re-released as the second part of the Collection recording, which also includes Believe It. This was a nice gesture on Columbia's part, as they satisfied fans' curiosity and interest in this legendary group without making them pay extra for this embarrassing recording.

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