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Max Roach

Maxwell Lemuel Roach (January 10, 1924 – August 16, 2007) was an American jazz drummer and composer. A pioneer of bebop, he worked in many other styles of music, and is generally considered alongside the most important drummers in history.[1][2] He worked with many famous jazz musicians, including Coleman Hawkins, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Abbey Lincoln, Dinah Washington, Charles Mingus, Billy Eckstine, Stan Getz, Sonny Rollins, Eric Dolphy, and Booker Little.
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1989: ''European Tour''
1987: ''Bright Moments''
1985: ''Easy Winners''
1984: ''Historic Concerts''
1984: ''Survivors''
1982: ''Swish''
1981: ''Chattahoochee Red''
1978: ''Birth and Rebirth''
1976: ''Percussion Discussion''
1971: ''Lift Every Voice and Sing''
1966: ''Drums Unlimited'' listen full album
1962: ''It's Time''
1962: ''Money Jungle'' listen full album
1961: ''Percussion Bitter Sweet''
1960: ''Sonny Clark Trio''
1960: ''We Insist! Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite'' listen full album
1959: ''Quiet as It's Kept''
1959: ''Rich Versus Roach''
1958: ''Deeds, Not Words''
1958: ''Max Roach + 4 on the Chicago Scene''
1957: ''Jazz in ¾ Time''
1955: ''Study in Brown''
1955: ''The Max Roach Quartet featuring Hank Mobley''
1952: ''New Sounds''