Lionel Hampton

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The legendary Hamp created the benchmarks for the vibraphone, playing for jazz afficianados and presidents into his 90s.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Moonglow 1950 Moonglow Decca
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Jazztime Paris 1953 Jazztime Paris Blue Note
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Rockin' and Groovin' 1953 Rockin' and Groovin' Blue Note
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Lionel Hampton in Paris
1953 Lionel Hampton in Paris Vogue / RCA
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Hamp in Paris 1953 Hamp in Paris
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Crazy Hamp 1953 Crazy Hamp Emarcy
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Oh, Rock! Live (1953)
1953 Oh, Rock! Live (1953) Natasha
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Lionel Hampton Plays Love Songs
1954 Lionel Hampton Plays Love Songs
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Wailin' at the Trianon 1954 Wailin' at the Trianon Columbia
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The One and Only Lionel Hampton 1954 The One and Only Lionel Hampton Harmony
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Chicago Jazz Concert 1954 Chicago Jazz Concert CBS Records
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Lionel Hampton in Vienna, Vol. 2
1954 Lionel Hampton in Vienna, Vol. 2 RST Records
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Lionel Hampton in Vienna, Vol. 1
1954 Lionel Hampton in Vienna, Vol. 1 RST Records
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Hot Mallets
1954 Hot Mallets RCA
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Apollo Hall Concert
1954 Apollo Hall Concert Epic
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Jam Session in Paris 1955 Jam Session in Paris Emarcy
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Jazz in Paris: Lionel Hampton & His New French Sound 1955 Jazz in Paris: Lionel Hampton & His New French Sound
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Crazy Rhythm
1955 Crazy Rhythm Emarcy
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G. Krupa- L. Hampton-T. Wilson 1955 G. Krupa- L. Hampton-T. Wilson Verve
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Tatum-Hampton-Rich...Again 1955 Tatum-Hampton-Rich...Again Pablo
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The Hampton-Tatum-Rich Trio 1955 The Hampton-Tatum-Rich Trio Clef Records
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Hamp & Getz
1955 Hamp & Getz PolyGram / Verve
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Lionel Hampton and His Giants 1955 Lionel Hampton and His Giants Verve
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The Blues Ain't News to Me 1955 The Blues Ain't News to Me Verve
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The Lionel Hampton Quartet 1955 The Lionel Hampton Quartet
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Lionel Hampton Big Band 1955 Lionel Hampton Big Band Clef Records
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All-American Award Concert at Carnegie Hall 1955 All-American Award Concert at Carnegie Hall Decca
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Live in Paris
1956 Live in Paris Accord
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Paris Session 1956 1956 Paris Session 1956 EMI Pathe/Jazztime
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Jazz Flamenco
1956 Jazz Flamenco Cloud 9 Records
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Lionel Hampton Swings 1956 Lionel Hampton Swings
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Lionel Hampton's Jazz Giants 1956 Lionel Hampton's Jazz Giants
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Look!
1956 Look! Musidisc
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Swingin' with Hamp 1956 Swingin' with Hamp Clef Records
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Hamp's Big Four 1956 Hamp's Big Four Clef Records
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Hamp Roars Again 1956 Hamp Roars Again Clef Records
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Flyin' Home 1956 Flyin' Home LRC Records
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The King of the Vibes 1957 The King of the Vibes
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Travelin' Band 1957 Travelin' Band Verve
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Hamp! 1957 Hamp!
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The High and the Mighty 1958 The High and the Mighty Verve
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Hallelujah Hamp 1958 Hallelujah Hamp Verve
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The Genius of Lionel Hampton 1958 The Genius of Lionel Hampton Verve
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Lionel Hampton (1958) 1958 Lionel Hampton (1958) Verve
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Hamp in Hi Fi 1958 Hamp in Hi Fi Harmony
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Lionel...Plays Drums, Vibes, Piano 1958 Lionel...Plays Drums, Vibes, Piano
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Hamp's Big Band
1959 Hamp's Big Band RCA
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Silver Vibes 1960 Silver Vibes
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Soft Vibes, Soaring Strings 1961 Soft Vibes, Soaring Strings
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Lionel Hampton on Tour 1961 Lionel Hampton on Tour
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The Many Sides of Lionel Hampton 1961 The Many Sides of Lionel Hampton Glad Hamp
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Lionel at Malibu Beach,1961
1961 Lionel at Malibu Beach,1961 Jasmine Records
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Many Splendored Vibes 1962 Many Splendored Vibes
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All That Twistin' Jazz 1962 All That Twistin' Jazz Glad Hamp
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The Exciting Hamp in Europe 1962 The Exciting Hamp in Europe Glad Hamp
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The Great Hamp and Little 'T' 1963 The Great Hamp and Little 'T' Coral Music Group
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Lionel Hampton in Japan 1963 Lionel Hampton in Japan Glad Hamp
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Bossa Nova Jazz 1963 Bossa Nova Jazz Glad Hamp
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A Taste of Hamp 1964 A Taste of Hamp Glad Hamp
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You Better Know It!!!
1964 You Better Know It!!! Japanese Import
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Flip Phillips Revisited 1965 Flip Phillips Revisited
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Newport Uproar
1967 Newport Uproar RCA
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Hamp Stamps 1967 Hamp Stamps Glad Hamp
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Steppin' Out, Vol. 1 1969 Steppin' Out, Vol. 1 Decca
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Where Could I Be? 1971 Where Could I Be? Fantasy
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Please Sunrise 1973 Please Sunrise Brunswick
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Transition 1974 Transition Groove Merchant
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Stop! I Don't Need No Sympathy! 1974 Stop! I Don't Need No Sympathy!
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Blues in Toulouse 1977 Blues in Toulouse Black & Blue
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Lionel Hampton Presents Buddy Rich
1977 Lionel Hampton Presents Buddy Rich Who's Who in Jazz
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Giants of Jazz, Vol. 1 1977 Giants of Jazz, Vol. 1 Who's Who in Jazz
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Who's Who in Jazz Presents Lionel Hampton 1977 Who's Who in Jazz Presents Lionel Hampton Who's Who in Jazz
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Lionel Hampton and His Jazz Giants '77 1977 Lionel Hampton and His Jazz Giants '77 Black & Blue
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Blackout 1977 Blackout Who's Who in Jazz
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Jazzmaster!!!
1977 Jazzmaster!!! Unidisc
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As Time Goes By
1978 As Time Goes By Emarcy / Universal
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Live at the Muzeval
1978 Live at the Muzeval Timeless
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All-Star Band at Newport
1978 All-Star Band at Newport Timeless
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Alive & Jumping
1978 Alive & Jumping MPS Records
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Lionel Hampton in Concert (Midem, 1978) 1978 Lionel Hampton in Concert (Midem, 1978) Who's Who in Jazz
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Made in Japan
1982 Made in Japan Timeless
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Big Two with Lionel Hampton 1982 Big Two with Lionel Hampton Paddle Wheel
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Lionel
1983 Lionel WestWind
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Air Mail Special
1983 Air Mail Special Membran / Original Long Play
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Two Sides of Lars Erstrand
1983 Two Sides of Lars Erstrand Opus 3
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Live [Import Version] 1984 Live [Import Version]
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Sentimental Journey
1985 Sentimental Journey Rhino / Atlantic
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Mostly Blues
1988 Mostly Blues Nimbus
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Lionel Hampton
1989 Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz with Guest Lionel Hampton Jazz Alliance
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Live at the Metropole Cafe, New York City
1989 Live at the Metropole Cafe, New York City Hindsight
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Live Carnegie Hall Concert
1989 Live Carnegie Hall Concert Special Music
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Lionel Hampton's Jumpin' Jive, Vol. 2 1990 Lionel Hampton's Jumpin' Jive, Vol. 2 Bluebird
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Mostly Ballads
1990 Mostly Ballads Musicmasters
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Outrageous
1990 Outrageous Timeless
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Cookin' in the Kitchen 1990 Cookin' in the Kitchen Glad Hamp
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1938-1939
1990 1938-1939 Classics
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1937-1938
1990 1937-1938 Classics
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Live at the Blue Note
1991 Live at the Blue Note Telarc Distribution
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Just Jazz: Live at the Blue Note
1992 Just Jazz: Live at the Blue Note Telarc / Telarc Distribution
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I'm in the Mood for Swing
1992 I'm in the Mood for Swing ASV/Living Era
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Rhythm Rhythm 1994 Rhythm Rhythm Alshire
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One Night Stand 1994 One Night Stand Sandy Hook
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For the Love of Music
1995 For the Love of Music MoJazz / Motown
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1942-1944
1995 1942-1944 Classic Records
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Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra in Europe
1996 Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra in Europe Fat Boy
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1940-1941
1996 1940-1941 Classics
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1947
1998 1947 Classics
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Live at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre 1998 Live at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre Philips
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Triple Play: Live at the Blue Note
1999 Triple Play: Live at the Blue Note Telarc Distribution
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Live at Carnegie Hall
1999 Live at Carnegie Hall Half Note Records
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In Concert
1999 In Concert Galaxy Sound of Jazz
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Live in Cannes
1999 Live in Cannes Jazz Hour
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Pleyel, 9 Mars 1971, Pt.1
1999 Pleyel, 9 Mars 1971, Pt.1 Trema
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Jazz Legends in Japan
2001 Jazz Legends in Japan Atlas
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1944-1945 Broadcasts
2001 1944-1945 Broadcasts Soundcraft
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Sea Breeze
2002 Sea Breeze Starburst Records (UK) / Starburst Recordings
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90th Birthday Celebration
2003 90th Birthday Celebration Twinz
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Revisited Series, Vol. 1 - 4 2004 Revisited Series, Vol. 1 - 4 Crippled Dick Hot Wax / EFA Records
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Lionel Hampton In Concert with an All-Star Band
2004 Lionel Hampton In Concert with an All-Star Band Teo Records
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There Will Never Be Another You
2006 There Will Never Be Another You Out of Sight
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Live: Great Vibes
Live: Great Vibes Mr. Music
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All-Star Session in Tokyo All-Star Session in Tokyo
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Rock Rock Rock
Rock Rock Rock Sounds of Yesteryear
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Apollo Concert 1954 Apollo Concert 1954 ZYX
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Leapin' with Lionel Leapin' with Lionel Affinity
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Aurex Jazz Festival '81: All Star Big Band & Woody Herman Aurex Jazz Festival '81: All Star Big Band & Woody Herman East Wind
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Ridin' on the L and N Ridin' on the L and N Affinity
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In the Bag In the Bag Affinity
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Them Changes Them Changes
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