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Jazz Musician of the Day: Chick Webb

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Chick Webb
All About Jazz is celebrating Chick Webb's birthday today!




JAZZ MUSICIAN OF THE DAY


Chick Webb

Chick Webb-drummer, bandleader, composer, recording artist (1909-1939) “The King of the Savoy” reigned supreme over jazz drummers in New York in the 1930’s. He was the consummate showman and with his fluid and rhythmic style... more


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Stompin' At The Savoy
Universal Music K.K.
2001
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Spinnin' The Webb -...
Universal Music K.K.
1994
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A Legend (1929-1936)
Universal Music K.K.
1980
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"Princess Of The...
Universal Music K.K.
1980
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The Immortal Chick...
Universal Music K.K.
1967
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Stompin' at the Savoy
Columbia Records
1936
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