Freddie Waits

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A versatile and well-respected drummer, Frederick Waits worked in many different situations throughout his career. He played flute early on, and even majored in flute at Jackson Street College; however,…
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Year Album Artist
2015 Max Roach: The Complete Remastered Recordings Max Roach Concert Toms, Contrabass Drum, Gong, Percussion, Shaker
2012 Count Me In: 1962-1963 Paul Winter / Paul Winter Sextet Drums
2010 CTI Records: The Cool Revolution Drums
2010 The Complete Remastered Recordings On Black Saint & Soul Note Bill Dixon Drums
2010 The Art of Freddie Hubbard: The Atlantic Years Freddie Hubbard Drums
2010 Through the Years: 1956-2007 Abbey Lincoln Drums
2009 Mosaic Select: Denny Zeitlin Denny Zeitlin Drums
2009 Only the Best of Paul Winter Paul Winter Drums
2008 Boulders and Mountains Mark Kramer Drums
2007 Live at Ronnie Scott's Chico Freeman Drums
2007 Mosaic Select: McCoy Tyner McCoy Tyner Drums, Timpani, Chimes
2005 Anthology: The Soul-Jazz Fusion Years 66-82 Freddie Hubbard Drums
2005 Mosaic Select 16: Andrew Hill Andrew Hill Drums
2004 Happy Birthday Newport: 50 Swinging Years Drums
2003 Willie Bobo's Finest Hour Willie Bobo Drums
2002 The Definitive McCoy Tyner McCoy Tyner Drums
2001 Blessed Ones Orrin Evans Composer
2001 Fastball: Live at the Left Bank Freddie Hubbard Drums
2001 Head Jazz Drums
2001 Jazz Collection Ella Fitzgerald Drums
2001 Jazz Meets the Bossa Nova/Jazz Meets the Folk Song Paul Winter Drums
2001 Sing Me a Song of Songmy/Echoes of Blue Freddie Hubbard Drums
2000 Forest Flowers Richard Davis Drums
2000 Les Incontournables Joe Zawinul Drums
2000 Trio Transition With Special Guest Oliver Lake Trio Transition Drums, Composer
1999 Blue 'N' Groovy, Vol. 2: Mostly Modal Drums
1999 Daddy Bug/Virgo Vibes Roy Ayers Drums
1999 Jazz for When You're Alone [32 Jazz] Drums
1998 Gershwin Jazz Drums
1998 Libra/Another Earth Gary Bartz Drums
1998 Steady Comin' at Ya Don Patterson Guest Artist, Drums
1998 Uno Dos Tres: Latin Jazz Grooves Drums
1997 B-3 in Organ Jazz Drums
1997 First Half Highlights Kenny Barron Drums
1997 Forever Yours Marvin Gaye Drums
1997 Jazz Profile McCoy Tyner Drums
1997 Soft Spoken Here Kenny Barron Drums, Composer
1997 Strata-2-East Drums
1997 Talkin' Verve Willie Bobo Vocals, Drums
1996 Airegin Toots Thielemans Drums
1996 Coolin': A Soul Jazz Journey Drums
1996 Heritage Hum/The Teachers James Moody Drums
1996 History of Chess Jazz Drums
1996 New York Attitude Kenny Barron Drums
1996 The Best of McCoy Tyner: The Blue Note Years McCoy Tyner Drums
1996 The New Groove: The Blue Note Remix Project, Vol. 1 Drums
1995 An Uptown Christmas Drums, Primary Artist
1995 Dream for Rahsaan Dick Griffin Drums
1995 Painted Lady Abbey Lincoln / Archie Shepp Drums
1995 The Eighth Wonder & More Dick Griffin Drums, Primary Artist
1995 The Master 1961-1984 Marvin Gaye Drums
1994 Atlantic Jazz: Best of the '60s, Vol. 1 Drums
1994 Atlantic Jazz: Best of the '60s, Vol. 2 Drums
1994 Blue Groove Richard "Groove" Holmes Drums
1994 The Rise & Fall of the Third Stream/Money in the Pocket Joe Zawinul Drums
1993 Groovin' Late: Live at Ronnie Scott's Chico Freeman Drums
1992 Blue Bossa Drums
1992 Hitsville USA - The Motown Singles Collection 1959-1971 Drums
1990 The Best of Hubert Laws Hubert Laws Drums
1989 Capital Hill Buck Hill Drums
1989 Overview Jay Hoggard Guest Artist, Drums
1988 Golden Earrings Ray Bryant Guest Artist, Drums
1988 The Best of Chess Jazz Drums
1987 Blue Moods Ray Bryant Guest Artist
1987 Persia My Dear Richard Davis Featured Artist, Primary Artist, Drums
1987 Plays Basie and Ellington Ray Bryant Guest Artist, Drums
1987 Ray Bryant Trio Today Ray Bryant Trio Guest Artist, Drums
1987 Trio Transition Trio Transition Producer, Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1987 We Three Stanley Cowell Trio Producer, Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
1985 The Jack DeJohnette Piano Album Jack DeJohnette Drums
1984 Autumn in New York Kenny Barron Drums
1984 Collage M'Boom Marimba, Drums (Bass), Shaker, Tom-Tom, Percussion, Gong
1984 Tangents Chico Freeman Main Personnel, Drums, Drum, Percussion, Musician
1982 In Italy, Vol. 1 Bill Dixon Drums
1982 In the Shade of a Tree Eric Gale Drums
1981 Blue Horizon Eric Gale Drums
1981 Pavane Hubert Laws Drums
1980 Back to Paris Marion Brown Drums
1980 Hello, Hank Jones Clifford Jordan Drums
1980 In Italy, Vol. 2 Bill Dixon Drums
1980 Places We've Never Been Bunky Green Drums
1980 Strange Serenade Andrew Hill / Alan Silva / Freddie Waits Primary Artist, Percussion
1979 M'Boom Max Roach Marimba, Xylophone, Drums (Snare), Claves, Cowbell, Guiro, Shaker, Tom-Tom, Triangle, Vibraslap, Percussion, Bells, Gong, Whistle (Instrument), Slapstick, Concert Toms, Orchestra Bells
1978 Fire and Filigree Curtis Fuller Bass
1977 Cosmos McCoy Tyner Drums
1977 Jazz Alive Billy Taylor Percussion
1977 New Horizons Charles McPherson Drums
1977 The Baker's Wife [An Original Cast Recording] Drums
1976 Daddy Bug & Friends Roy Ayers Drums
1976 Echoes of Blue Freddie Hubbard Drums
1976 The Inimitable Teddy Edwards Drums, Group Member
1975 Continuum Duke Ellington Orchestra / Mercer Ellington Drums
1975 Watch Out Rene McLean Drums
1974 Captured Alive Toots Thielemans Drums
1974 Headed and Gutted Willis "Gator" Jackson Drums
1974 Hill Country Suite Bobby Jones Drums
1974 Images Toots Thielemans Drums
1974 The Jewel in the Lotus Bennie Maupin Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Marimba, Drums
1973 At Carnegie Hall Hubert Laws Drums
1973 Feelin' It Together James Moody Guest Artist, Flute, Drums, Percussion, Multi Instruments, Tin Flute
1973 Newport Jazz Festival: Live at Carnegie Hall Ella Fitzgerald Guest Artist
1973 Profoundly Blue Tiny Grimes Drums
1973 Sunset to Dawn Kenny Barron Drums, Composer
1973 West Africa Willis "Gator" Jackson Drums
1972 Lee Morgan [1972] Lee Morgan Recorder, Drums, Composer
1972 Now's the Time (Recorded Live at Jazz City) Richard Davis Liner Notes, Drums
1972 Of the Three Sounds Gene Harris Drums
1972 The Genius of the B-3 Don Patterson Drums
1971 The Last Session Lee Morgan Recorder, Drums, Drums (Snare), Composer
1970 Afro Classic Hubert Laws Drums
1970 Asante McCoy Tyner Drums
1970 Concerto Retitled Joe Zawinul Drums
1969 Karma Pharoah Sanders Guest Artist, Drums
1969 Lift Every Voice Andrew Hill Guest Artist, Drums
1969 Night Song Kenny Burrell Drums
1969 Rippin' and Runnin' Johnny Hodges Drums
1969 The Blues and Other Colors James Moody Guest Artist, Drums
1968 A New Dimension Willie Bobo Guest Artist, Drums
1968 Expansions McCoy Tyner Drums
1968 Grass Roots Andrew Hill Guest Artist, Drums, Drums (Snare)
1968 Time for Tyner McCoy Tyner Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
1968 You Had Better Listen Kenny Barron / The Jimmy Owens-Kenny Barron Quintet / Jimmy Owens Drums
1967 Electric Soul Buddy Terry Drums
1967 High Blues Pressure Freddie Hubbard Main Personnel, Drums
1967 The Rise & Fall of the Third Stream Joe Zawinul Drums, Percussion
1966 Gotta Travel On Ray Bryant / Ray Bryant Trio Drums
1966 Mustang Donald Byrd Featured Artist, Drums
1966 Soul Mist Richard "Groove" Holmes Drums
1964 Cathexis Denny Zeitlin Drums
1964 With Pat Martino Willis "Gator" Jackson Guest Artist
1963 Jazz Meets the Folk Song Paul Winter Drums
Andrew Hill: The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Andrew Hill Percussion
Fill Your Head with Jazz Drums
Four Decades of Jazz a Musical History of Xanadu Drums
The Definitive Collection Eric Gale Drums