Herbie Hancock Discography

1962 (age 22)

Herbie Hancock Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 28, 1962
tk.1Empty PocketsBlue Note BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.3Empty Pockets (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 37643 2
tk.4Three Bags FullBlue Note 45-1862, BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.5Three Bags Full (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 37643 2
tk.6Watermelon ManBlue Note 45-1862, BLP 4109, BST 89907, BST2 84433, (J) NP-2012, (J) NP-9020C
tk.7Watermelon Man (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 8 37643 2
tk.10The MazeBlue Note BLP 4109
tk.13Driftin'Blue Note 45-1863, BLP 4109, BN-LA399-H2
tk.20Alone And IBlue Note 45-1863, BLP 4109
* Blue Note BLP 4109, BST 84109, CDP 7 46506 2, 7243 8 37643 2   Herbie Hancock - Takin' Off
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 2
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz
* Blue Note 45-1862   Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man / Three Bags Full
* Blue Note (J) NP-2012   Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man, Part 1 & 2
* Blue Note 45-1863   Herbie Hancock - Driftin' / Alone And I

1963

Herbie Hancock Septet

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Grachan Moncur III (trombone -2,5,6) Hank Mobley (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Grant Green (guitar -3,4,6) Chuck Israels (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 19, 1963
1. tk.2A Tribute To SomeoneBlue Note BLP 4126
2. tk.8King CobraBlue Note BLP 4126, BST 89907
3. tk.10Blind Man, Blind ManBlue Note 45-1887, BLP 4126, BST 89907, BN-LA399-H2
4. tk.11Blind Man, Blind Man (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
5. tk.17The Pleasure Is MineBlue Note BLP 4126
6. tk.20And What If I Don't KnowBlue Note BLP 4126, BN-LA399-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4126, BST 84126, CDP 7 84126 2   Herbie Hancock - My Point Of View
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions
* Blue Note 45-1887   Herbie Hancock - Blind Man, Blind Man, Part 1 & 2

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Herbie Hancock (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Willie Bobo (drums, timbales) Osvaldo "Chihuahau" Martinez (congas, bongos, finger cymbals, guiro)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, August 30, 1963
tk.1 (12567)SuccotashBlue Note BLP 4147, BST 89907
tk.2 (12568)TriangleBlue Note BLP 4147, BN-LA399-H2
tk.4Mimosa (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
tk.5 (12565)MimosaBlue Note BLP 4147
tk.9 (12566)A Jump Ahead-
tk.13 (12564)Jack Rabbit-
* Blue Note BLP 4147, BST 84147, CDP 7 84147 2   Herbie Hancock - Inventions And Dimensions
= Blue Note BN-LA152-F   Herbie Hancock, Willie Bobo - Succotash
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

1964

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Freddie Hubbard (cornet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 17, 1964
tk.3Oliloqui Valley (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84175 2
1372 tk.5One Finger SnapBlue Note BLP 4175
1373 tk.14Cantaloupe IslandBlue Note BLP 4175, BN-LA399-H2
1374 tk.17The EggBlue Note BLP 4175
tk.19One Finger Snap (alternate take)Blue Note CDP 7 84175 2
1375 tk.24Oliloqui ValleyBlue Note BLP 4175, BST 89907
* Blue Note BLP 4175, BST 84175, CDP 7 84175 2   Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock

1965

Herbie Hancock Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Stu Martin (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 11, 1965
1542Maiden VoyageBlue Note rejected
1543Dolphin Dance-
1544Little One-

Herbie Hancock Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Anthony Williams (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 17, 1965
1545 tk.2Maiden VoyageBlue Note BLP 4195, BST 89907, BST2 84429, BN-LA399-H2, (J) NP-9020C
1546 tk.4The Eye Of The HurricaneBlue Note BLP 4195
1547 tk.6Dolphin Dance-
1548 tk.9Survival Of The Fittest-
1549 tk.10Little One-
* Blue Note BLP 4195, BST 84195, CDP 7 46339 2, B1-ST 46339   Herbie Hancock - Maiden Voyage
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note (J) NP-9020C   Various Artists - Blue Note Jazz

1966

Herbie Hancock Nonet

Melvin Lastie (cornet) Julian Priester (trombone) Stanley Turrentine (tenor sax) Pepper Adams (baritone sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Billy Butler, Eric Gale (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Bernard Purdie (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 19, 1966
1770 tk.12Untitled Balladrejected
1771 tk.14Untitled Blues-
1772 tk.15Soul Villa-
1773 tk.17Untitled Blues, No. 2-
1774 tk.21Don't Even Go ThereBlue Note 7243 4 95569 2
1775 tk.26You Know What To Dorejected
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

Herbie Hancock Orchestra + The Yardbirds

Freddie Hubbard, Joe Newman (trumpet) Phil Woods (alto sax) Joe Henderson, Don Rendell (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano, arranger, conductor) Gordon Beck, Paul Griffin, Jimmy Smith (organ) Jim Hall (guitar) Ron Carter (bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) The Yardbirds: Eric Clapton, Chris Dreja, Paul Samwell, Jim McCarthy (vocals) (-7) and others
NYC, late 1966
1. 101888Main Title (Blow-Up)MGM E 4447
2. 101889Verushka, Part 1-
3. 101890Verushka, Part 2-
4. 101891The Naked Camera-
5. 101892Bring Down The Birds-
6. 101893Jane's Theme-
7. 101894Stroll On-
8. 101895The Thief-
9. 101896The Kiss-
10. 101897Curiosity-
11. 101898Thomas Studies Photos-
12. 101899The Bed-
13. 101900End Title (Blow-Up)-
* MGM E 4447   Herbie Hancock - Blow-Up (Soundtrack)

1968

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn -1/4) Peter Phillips (bass trombone -1/4) Jerry Dodgion (alto flute -1/4) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1968
1. 2058 tk.4Riot (alternate take 1)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
2. 2058 tk.5Riot (alternate take 2)-
3. 2058 tk.6RiotBlue Note BLP 4279, BST 89907
4. 2059 tk.12Speak Like A ChildBlue Note BLP 4279, BN-LA399-H2
5. 2060 tk.19First TripBlue Note BLP 4279
* Blue Note BLP 4279, BST 84279, CDP 7 46136 2   Herbie Hancock - Speak Like A Child
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Thad Jones (flugelhorn -1,2,4) Peter Phillips (bass trombone -1,2,4) Jerry Dodgion (alto flute -1,2,4) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 9, 1968
1. 2061 tk.20Goodbye To Childhood (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
2. 2061 tk.23Goodbye To ChildhoodBlue Note BLP 4279, BST 89907, BN-LA399-H2
3. 2062 tk.26The SorcererBlue Note BLP 4279
4. 2063 tk.32ToysBlue Note BLP 4279, BN-LA399-H2
* Blue Note BLP 4279, BST 84279, CDP 7 46136 2   Herbie Hancock - Speak Like A Child
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

1969

Herbie Hancock Nonet

Johnny Coles (flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Hubert Laws (flute) Jerome Richardson (bass clarinet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 18, 1969
4011 tk.4/5The Prisoner (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
4011 tk.10The PrisonerBlue Note BST 84321, BN-LA399-H2
4012 tk.31Who Lives In FearBlue Note BST 84321
* Blue Note BST 84321, CDP 7 46845 2, 7243 5 25649 2   Herbie Hancock - The Prisoner
* Blue Note BN-LA399-H2   Herbie Hancock
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

Herbie Hancock Nonet

Johnny Coles (flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Tony Studd (bass trombone) Hubert Laws (flute) Jerome Richardson (bass clarinet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums): same personnel
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 21, 1969
4013 tk.40I Have A DreamBlue Note BST 84321, BST 89907
* Blue Note BST 84321, CDP 7 46845 2, 7243 5 25649 2   Herbie Hancock - The Prisoner
* Blue Note BST 89907   The Best Of Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock Nonet

Johnny Coles (flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Jack Jeffers (bass trombone) Jerome Richardson (flute) Romeo Penque (bass clarinet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 23, 1969
4014 tk.42FirewaterBlue Note BST 84321
4014 tk.45Firewater (alternate take)Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2
4015 tk.52Promise Of The SunBlue Note BST 84321
* Blue Note BST 84321, CDP 7 46845 2, 7243 5 25649 2   Herbie Hancock - The Prisoner
* Blue Note 7243 4 95569 2   Herbie Hancock - The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions

Herbie Hancock Group/Sextet

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Johnny Coles (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown, Benny Powell (trombone) Ray Alonge (French horn) Joe Henderson (alto flute, tenor sax) Joe Farrell (alto, tenor sax) Arthur Clarke (baritone sax) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Billy Butler, Eric Gale (guitar) Jerry Jemmott (electric bass) Bernard Purdie (drums) George Devens (percussion)
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 4 & 16, November 26 & December 8, 1969
Wiggle-WaggleWarner Bros. WS 1834
Lil' Brother-
Johnny Coles (trumpet, flugelhorn) Garnett Brown (trombone) Joe Henderson (alto flute, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano) Buster Williams (bass, electric bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Fat Mama-
Tell Me A Bedtime Story-
Oh! Oh! Here He Comes-
Jessica-
Fat Albert Rotunda-
* Warner Bros. WS 1834   Herbie Hancock - Fat Albert Rotunda

1970 (age 30)

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Eddie Henderson as Mganga (trumpet, flugelhorn) Julian Priester as Pepo Mtoto (trombone) Bennie Maupin as Mwile (bass clarinet, alto flute) Herbie Hancock as Mwandishi (electric piano) Ronnie Montrose (guitar -1) Buster Williams as Mchezaji (bass) Billy Hart as Jabali (drums) Leon Chancler as Ndugu (drums, percussion) Jose "Cepito" Areas (congas, timbales -1)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1970
1.Ostinato (Suite For Angela)Warner Bros. BS 1898
2.You'll Know When You Get There-
3.Wandering Spirit Song-
* Warner Bros. BS 1898   Herbie Hancock - Mwandishi

1971

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Eddie Henderson as Mganga (trumpet, flugelhorn, percussion) Julian Priester as Pepo Mtoto (bass, tenor, alto trombone, percussion) Bennie Maupin as Mwile (soprano sax, alto flute, bass clarinet, piccolo, percussion) Herbie Hancock as Mwandishi (electric piano, piano, Mellotron, percussion) Patrick Gleason (synthesizer) Buster Williams as Mchezaji (electric bass, bass, percussion) Billy Hart as Jabali (drums, percussion) Victor Pontoja (congas) Scott Beach, Victoria Domagalski, Della Horne, Candy Love, Sandra Stevens (voice)
Pacific Recording Studios, San Mateo, CA, December, 1971
Sleeping GiantWarner Bros. BS 2617
Quasar-
Water Torture-
* Warner Bros. BS 2617   Herbie Hancock - Crossings

1972

Herbie Hancock Sextet

Eddie Henderson as Mganga (trumpet, flugelhorn) Julian Priester as Pepo Mtoto (bass, tenor, alto trombone, cowbell) Bennie Maupin as Mwile (soprano sax, bass clarinet, piccolo, cabasa, kazoo) Herbie Hancock as Mwandishi (piano, electric piano, clarinet, Mellotron, handclaps) Dr. Patrick Gleeson (synthesizer) Buster Williams as Mchezaji (electric bass, bass) Billy Hart as Jabali (drums) Buck Clarke (congas, bongos)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA & Different Fur Trading Co., San Francisco, CA, 1972
Rain DanceColumbia KC 32212
Hidden Shadows-
Hornets-
* Columbia KC 32212   Herbie Hancock - Sextant

1973

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, saxello, bass clarinet, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, pipes) Paul Jackson (electric bass, marimbula) Harvey Mason (drums) Bill Summers (congas, shekere, balafon, agogo, cabasa, hindewho, tambourine, log drums, surdo, gankoqui, beer bottle)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, early 1973
ChameleonColumbia KC 32731
Watermelon Man-
Sly-
Vein Melter-
* Columbia KC 32731; Columbia/Legacy CK 65123   Herbie Hancock - Head Hunters

1974

Herbie Hancock Solo

Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer)
"Koseinenkin Hall", Tokyo, Japan, July 29, 1974
Maiden VoyageCBS/Sony (J) SOPM-165
Dolphin Dance-
Nobu-
Cantaloupe Island-
* CBS/Sony (J) SOPM-165, 25AP-562   Herbie Hancock - Dedication

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, bass clarinet, alto flute) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Mike Clark (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, August, 1974
Palm GreaseColumbia PC 32965
Actual Proof-
Butterfly-
Spank-A-Lee-
* Columbia PC 32965; Columbia/Legacy CK 64984   Herbie Hancock - Thrust

Herbie Hancock Group With Big Band

Bennie Maupin (reeds) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer, conductor, composer) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Mike Clark (drums) Bill Summers (percussion) unidentified big band
1974
Death Wish (Main Title)Columbia PC 33199
Joanna's Theme-
Do A Thing-
Paint Her Mouth-
Rich Country-
Suite Revenge: Striking Back / Riverside Park / The Alley / Last Stop / 8th Avenue Station-
Ochoa Knose-
Party People-
Fill Your Hand-
* Columbia PC 33199   Herbie Hancock - Death Wish (Soundtrack)

1975

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (tenor, soprano sax, bass clarinet, flute, percussion) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer) Blackbird McKnight (guitar) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Mike Clark (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
"Shibuya Kokaido Hall", Tokyo, Japan, June 28, 1975;
"Nakano Sun Plaza Hall", Tokyo, Japan, July 1, 1975
Introduction and Maiden VoyageCBS/Sony (J) 28AP-2183/84
Actual Proof-
Spank-A-Lee-
Watermelon Man-
Butterfly-
Chameleon-
Hang Up Your Hang Ups-
* CBS/Sony (J) 28AP-2183/84   Herbie Hancock - Flood

Herbie Hancock Group With Overdubs

Bud Brisbois, Jay Daversa (trumpet) Garnett Brown (trombone) Dick Hyde (tuba, bass trombone) Wayne Shorter (soprano sax) Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, saxello, bass clarinet, bass, alto flute) Jim Horn, Ernie Watts (sax, flute) Stevie Wonder (harmonica) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Blackbird McKnight, David T. Walker (guitar) Wah Wah Watson (guitar, voice bag, synthesizer) Henry Davis, Louis Jackson, Paul Jackson, Louis Johnson (electric bass) Mike Clark, James Gadson, Harvey Mason (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, Funky Features, San Francisco, CA & Crystal Studios, Los Angeles, CA, July, 1975
Hang Up Your Hang UpsColumbia PC 33812
Sun Touch-
The Traitor-
Bubbles-
Steppin' In It-
Heartbeat-
* Columbia PC 33812   Herbie Hancock - Man-Child

1976

Herbie Hancock Group/Sextet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (electric piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", "New York City Center", NYC, June 29, 1976
Piano IntroductionColumbia PG 34688
Maiden Voyage-
Nefertiti-
Introduction Of Players / Eye Of The Hurricane-
Eddie Henderson as Mganga (trumpet, flugelhorn, effects) Julian Priester as Pepo Mtoto (tenor, bass trombone) Bennie Maupin as Mwile (alto flute) Herbie Hancock as Mwandishi (electric piano, Clavinet) Buster Williams as Mchezaji (bass) Billy Hart as Jabali (drums)
Toys-
Introductions-
You'll Know When You Get There-
Bennie Maupin (tenor, soprano sax, Lyricon) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet, synthesizer) Ray Parker Jr. (guitar) Wah Wah Watson (guitar, synthesizer, talkbox) Paul Jackson (electric bass) James Levi (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Hang Up Your Hang Ups-
Spider-
* Columbia PG 34688   Herbie Hancock - V.S.O.P.

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, saxello, Lyricon, bass clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet, effects) Ray Parker Jr. (guitar) Wah Wah Watson (electric bass, lead vocals) James Gadson (drums) Art Baldacci, Fred Dobbs, James Gadson, Don Kerr, Chris Mancini, Ray Parker Jr. (backing vocals)
Columbia Studios, San Francisco, CA, June, 1976
Doin' ItColumbia PC 34280
* Columbia PC 34280   Herbie Hancock - Secrets

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, saxello, Lyricon, bass clarinet) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer, Clavinet, effects) Wah Wah Watson (guitar, synthesizer, talkbox) Paul Jackson (electric bass) James Levi (drums) Kenneth Nash (percussion)
Wally Heider Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, June, 1976
People MusicColumbia PC 34280
Cantelope Island-
Spider-
Gentle Thoughts-
Swamp Rat-
Sansho Shima-
* Columbia PC 34280   Herbie Hancock - Secrets

1977

Herbie Hancock Trio

Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, July 13, 1977
Watch ItCBS/Sony (J) 25AP-650
Speak Like A Child-
Watcha Waitin For-
Look-
Milestones-
* CBS/Sony (J) 25AP-650   The Herbie Hancock Trio

V.S.O.P. The Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
"Greek Theatre", University Of California, Berkeley, CA, July 16, 1977;
"San Diego Civic Theatre", San Diego, CA, July 18, 1977
One Of A KindColumbia C2 34976
Third Plane-
Jessica-
Lawra-
Introduction Of Players / Darts-
Dolores-
Little Waltz-
Byrdlike-
* Columbia C2 34976   V.S.O.P. - The Quintet

V.S.O.P. The Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums): same personnel
"Live Under The Sky", "Denen Colosseum", Tokyo, Japan, July 23, 1977
Eye Of The HurricaneCBS/Sony (J) 23DP-5612
Diana-
Eighty-One-
Maiden Voyage-
Lawra-
Red Clay-
* CBS/Sony (J) 23DP-5612   V.S.O.P. The Quintet - Tempest In The Colosseum

Herbie Hancock Group

Garnett Brown, Robert O'Bryant Sr., Bobby Shew, Maurice Spears (brass) Fred Jackson Jr., Jack Nimitz, David Willard Riddles, Ernest J. Watts (woodwinds) Terry Adams, Lawrence Granger, Roy Malan, Nathan Rubin, Emily Van Valkenburgh, Linda Wood (strings) Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, vocals) Ray Parker Jr., Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Byron Miller (electric bass) Leon "Ndugu" Chancler (drums) Raul Rekow (congas)
The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, August, 1977 & May, 1978
I Thought It Was YouColumbia JC 34907
Paul Jackson (electric bass) James Levi (drums) Baba Duru (tabla) Bill Summers (percussion) replaces Parker Jr., Watson, Miller, Chancler
Come Running To Me-
Bennie Maupin (soprano sax) Ray Parker Jr. (guitar) replaces Rekow, Duru
Sunlight-
Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, vocals) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Harvey Mason (drums) Raul Rekow (congas) Bill Summers (percussion)
No Means Yes-
Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, vocals) Patrick Gleeson (synthesizer) Jaco Pastorius (electric bass) Tony Williams (drums) Raul Rekow (congas) Bill Summers (percussion)
Good Question-
* Columbia JC 34907   Herbie Hancock - Sunlight

1978

Herbie Hancock - Chick Corea Duo

Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock (piano)
"Masonic Auditorium", San Francisco, CA, "Dorothy Chandler Pavilion", Los Angeles, CA, "Golden Hall", San Diego & "Hill Auditorium", Ann Arbor, MI, February, 1978
Someday My Prince Will ComeColumbia PC2 35663
Liza-
Button Up-
February Moment-
Maiden Voyage-
La Fiesta-
* Columbia PC2 35663; Columbia/Legacy C2K 65551   An Evening With Herbie Hancock And Chick Corea In Concert

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano, tenor sax, Lyricon) Webster Lewis (organ, synthesizer, electric piano, backing vocals) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, vocals, vocoder) Ray Obiedo (guitar) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
CBS/Sony Studios, Tokyo, Japan, October 17 & 18, 1978
ButterflyCBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1032
Shiftless Shuffle-
I Thought It Was You-
* CBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1032   Herbie Hancock - Direct Step

Herbie Hancock Solo

Herbie Hancock (piano)
CBS/Sony Studios, Tokyo, Japan, October 25 & 26, 1978
My Funny ValentineCBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1033
On Green Dolphin Street-
Someday My Prince Will Come-
Harvest Time-
Sonrisa-
Manhattan Island-
Blue Otani-
My Funny Valentine (alternate take 3)Columbia/Legacy CK 87083
On Green Dolphin Street (alternate take 2)-
Someday My Prince Will Come (alternate take 3)-
Harvest Time (alternate take 3)-
* CBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1033, 38DP-43; Columbia/Legacy CK 87083   Herbie Hancock - The Piano

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (keyboards, lead vocals, backing vocals) Ray Obiedo (guitar) Eddie Watkins (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Bryan Davis, Bill Summers (percussion) Julia Tillman Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1978
You Bet Your LoveColumbia JC 35764
Trust Me-
Tell Everybody-
Honey From The Jar-
add Ray Parker Jr. (guitar, drums) Sheila Escovedo (congas) Coke Escovedo (timbales)
Ready Or Not-
* Columbia JC 35764   Herbie Hancock - Feets Don't Fail Me Now

Herbie Hancock Group

Bennie Maupin (soprano sax) Herbie Hancock (keyboards, lead vocals, backing vocals) Ray Obiedo, Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington, Eddie Watkins (electric bass) James Gadson, James Levi (drums) Bryan Davis, Bill Summers (percussion) Julia Tillman Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Willard Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Bear West Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1978
Knee DeepColumbia JC 35764
* Columbia JC 35764   Herbie Hancock - Feets Don't Fail Me Now

1979

V.S.O.P. The Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
"Live Under The Sky", "Denen Colosseum", Tokyo, Japan, July 26, 1979
One Of Another KindCBS/Sony (J) 40AP-1037/38
Teardrop-
Pee Wee-
same session
Para Oriente-
Fragile-
Domo-
Stella By Starlight / On Green Dolphin Street-
same session
Eye Of The HurricaneSony Records (J) SRCS 9344/5, SICP-10077/8
Teardrop
Domo
Para Oriente
Pee Wee
same session
One Of Another Kind
Fragile
Stella By Starlight / On Green Dolphin Street
* CBS/Sony (J) 40AP-1037/38; Sony Records (J) SRCS 9344/5, SICP-10077/8   V.S.O.P. The Quintet - Live Under The Sky

V.S.O.P. The Quintet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums): same personnel
CBS/Sony Studios, Tokyo, Japan, July 29, 1979
SkaglyCBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1036
Finger Painting-
Mutants On The Beach-
Circe-
* CBS/Sony (J) 30AP-1036   V.S.O.P. The Quintet - Five Stars

1980 (age 40)

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Devadip Carlos Santana, Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Greg Walker (lead vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
The Village Recorder, Los Angeles, CA, Western Recorders, Los Angeles, CA & The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1980
Saturday NightColumbia JC 36415
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Ray Parker Jr., Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Gavin Christopher (lead vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Stars In Your Eyes-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Alphonse Mouzon (synthesizer) Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Oren Waters (lead vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Go For It-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Randy Hansen, Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Gavin Christopher (lead vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Don't Hold It In-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Greg Walker (lead vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Making Love-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, organ, piano, electric drums, computer) Randy Hansen, Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Bill Champlin (lead vocals, backing vocals) The Waters: Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
It All Comes Round-
* Columbia JC 36415   Herbie Hancock - Monster

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Byron Miller (electric bass) Leon "Ndugu" Chancler (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1980
Spiraling PrismColumbia JC 36578
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion)
Calypso-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Sheila Escovedo (percussion)
Just Around The Corner-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Jaco Pastorius (electric bass) Harvey Mason (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
4 AM-
Bennie Maupin (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Harvey Mason (drums) Bill Summers (percussion)
Shiftless Shuffle-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano)
Textures-
* Columbia JC 36578   Herbie Hancock - Mr. Hands

1981

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
CBS/Sony Studios, Shinano-Machi, Tokyo, Japan, July 28, 1981
Well, You Needn'tColumbia C2 38275
'Round Midnight-
Clear Ways-
A Quick Sketch-
The Eye Of The Hurricane-
Parade-
The Sorcerer-
Pee Wee-
I Fall In Love Too Easily-
* Columbia C2 38275   Herbie Hancock Quartet

Herbie Hancock Trio

Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
CBS/Sony Studios, Shinano-Machi, Tokyo, Japan, July 28, 1981
StablematesCBS/Sony (J) 25AP-2190
Dolphin Dance-
A Slight Smile-
That Old Black Magic-
La Maison Goree-
* CBS/Sony (J) 25AP-2190, 38DP-17   Herbie Hancock Trio With Ron Carter + Tony Williams

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Ray Parker Jr. (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) John Robinson (drums) Juan Escovedo, Pete Escovedo, Sheila Escovedo (percussion) Sylvester (lead vocals, backing vocals) Jeanie Tracy (backing vocals)
The Automatt Recording Studios, San Francisco, CA, 1981
Magic NumberColumbia FC 37387
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano, electric bass) Ray Parker Jr. (drums, guitar) Vicki Randle (lead vocals, backing vocals) Dede Dickerson, Ngoh Spencer (backing vocals)
Tonight's The Night-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) George Johnson (guitar) Louis Johnson (electric bass) John Robinson (drums) Gavin Christopher (lead vocals) David Bottom, Jeffrey Cohen, Dede Dickerson, Herbie Hancock, Vicki Randle, Ngoh Spencer (backing vocals)
Everybody's Broke-
Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Al McKay (guitar) Ed Watkins (electric bass) James Gadson (drums) Gavin Christopher (lead vocals) Dede Dickerson, Vicki Randle, Ngoh Spencer (backing vocals)
Help Yourself-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano) Wah Wah Watson (guitar) Freddie Washington (electric bass) Alphonse Mouzon (drums) Gavin Christopher (lead vocals) Julia Waters, Luther Waters, Maxine Waters, Oren Waters (backing vocals)
Satisfied With Love-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards, synthesizer, Clavinet, electric piano, vocoder, computer, piano, drum machine) Adrian Belew (lead guitar) George Johnson (rhythm guitar) Louis Johnson (electric bass) Kwasi Dzidzornu, Kwawu Ladzekpo, Moody Perry III (bells, drums) Paulinho Da Costa (percussion)
The Twilight Clone-
* Columbia FC 37387   Herbie Hancock - Magic Windows

Herbie Hancock Group

The Dr. Negroidal (trumpet) Jerry Hey (trumpet, flugelhorn) Chuck Findley (trumpet, trombone) Bill Reichenbach (trombone) Gary Herbig, Larry Williams (sax, woodwinds) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, keyboards, piano) Steve Lukather (guitar) Louis Johnson (electric bass) John Robinson (drums) Patti Austin, Jim Gilstrap, Herbie Hancock, Edi Lehman, John Lehman, Paulette McWilliams (backing vocals)
George Massenburg Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1981
Lite Me UpColumbia FC 37928
The Dr. Negroidal (trumpet) Jerry Hey (trumpet, flugelhorn) Chuck Findley (trumpet, trombone) Bill Reichenbach (trombone) Gary Herbig, Larry Williams (sax, woodwinds) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, keyboards, piano) David Williams (guitar) Louis Johnson (electric bass) John Robinson (drums) Wayne Anthony (lead vocals) Patti Austin, Jim Gilstrap, Herbie Hancock, Edi Lehman, John Lehman, Paulette McWilliams (backing vocals)
The Bomb-
Herbie Hancock (lead vocals) replaces Anthony
Gettin' To The Good Part-
David Foster (piano) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, keyboards, piano) Jay Graydon (guitar) Abe Laboriel (electric bass) Jeff Porcaro (drums) Herbie Hancock (lead vocals) Bill Champlin, David Foster, Vennette Gloud, Herbie Hancock, Richard Page (backing vocals)
Paradise-
The Dr. Negroidal (trumpet) Jerry Hey (trumpet, flugelhorn) Chuck Findley (trumpet, trombone) Bill Reichenbach (trombone) Gary Herbig, Larry Williams (sax, woodwinds) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, keyboards, piano) Frank Martin (synthesizer) Corrado Rustici (guitar) Randy Jackson (electric bass) Narada Michael Walden (drums) Herbie Hancock (lead vocals) Jim Gilstrap, Lynda Laurence, John Lehman, Sheri Payne (backing vocals)
Can't Hide Your Love-
The Dr. Negroidal (trumpet) Jerry Hey (trumpet, flugelhorn) Chuck Findley (trumpet, trombone) Bill Reichenbach (trombone) Gary Herbig, Larry Williams (sax, woodwinds) Herbie Hancock (electric piano, Clavinet, synthesizer, keyboards, piano) David Williams (guitar) Louis Johnson (electric bass) John Robinson (drums) Wayne Anthony (lead vocals) Patti Austin, Jim Gilstrap, Herbie Hancock, Edi Lehman, John Lehman, Paulette McWilliams (backing vocals)
The Fun Tracks-
add Herbie Hancock (lead vocals)
Motor Mouth-
Patrice Rushen (lead vocals) replaces Anthony
Give It All Your Heart-
* Columbia FC 37928   Herbie Hancock - Lite Me Up

1983

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (synthesizer, electric piano, vocoder, Clavinet, electronics, keyboards) Michael Beinhorn (electronics, electric drums, programs) Bill Laswell (electric bass) Daniel Ponce (bata drum) Grand Mixer D.ST. (turntables)
OAO Studios, Brooklyn, NY, 1983
RockitColumbia FC 38814
Herbie Hancock (Clavinet, synthesizer) Michael Beinhorn (synthesizer, programs) Pete Cosey (guitar) Bill Laswell (electric bass) Sly Dunbar (drums, bongos) Dwight Jackson Jr. (lead vocals) Bernard Fowler (backing vocals)
Future Shock-
Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, electronics) Michael Beinhorn (electronics, synthesizer, electric drums, programs) Bill Laswell (electric bass)
TFS-
Herbie Hancock (synthesizer, electronics) Michael Beinhorn (electronics, electric drums, programs) Bill Laswell (electric bass) Daniel Ponce (bata drum) Grand Mixer D.ST. (turntables)
Earth Beat-
Herbie Hancock (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Michael Beinhorn (electronics, electric drums, programs) Bill Laswell (electric bass)
Autodrive-
Michael Beinhorn (synthesizer) Herbie Hancock (synthesizer, electronics) Bill Laswell (electric bass) Sly Dunbar (drums) Lamar Wright (lead vocals) Grand Mixer D.ST. (turntables, voice) Grand Mixer D.ST., Bernard Fowler, Nicky Skopelitis, Roger Trilling (backing vocals)
Rough-
* Columbia FC 38814   Herbie Hancock - Future Shock

1984

Herbie Hancock - Foday Musa Suso Duo

Herbie Hancock (synthesizer, drum programs) Foday Musa Suso (kora, talking drum)
CBS/Sony Studios, Shinano-Machi, Tokyo, Japan, August 7, 8 & 9, 1984
Moon/LightColumbia FC 39870
Ndan Ndan Nyaria-
Early Warning-
Kanatente-
* Columbia FC 39870   Herbie Hancock And Foday Musa Suso - Village Life

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Rob Stevens (synthesizer) Will Alexander (programs) Henry Kaiser, Nicky Skopelitis (guitar) Bill Laswell (electric bass, electronics) Anton Fier (drums) Daniel Ponce (percussion) D.ST. (turntables)
Evergreen Studio, NYC, 1984
HardrockColumbia FC 39478
Wayne Shorter (Lyricon) Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Will Alexander (programs) Foday Musa Suso (kora) Henry Kaiser (guitar) Anton Fier (drums) Aiyb Dieng (percussion) Bernard Fowler (vocals) D.ST. (turntables) Toshinori Kondo (speaker)
Metal Beat-
Wayne Shorter (sax) Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Will Alexander (programs) Hamid Drake (cymbals) Daniel Ponce (percussion) Bernard Fowler (vocals)
Karabali-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Foday Musa Suso (kora) Bill Laswell (electric bass, electronics) Aiyb Dieng (percussion)
Junku-
Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Rob Stevens (synthesizer) Bill Laswell (electric bass, electronics) Anton Fier (drums) Bernard Fowler (vocals)
People Are Changing-
Toshinori Kondo (trumpet) Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Will Alexander (programs) Foday Musa Suso (kora) Nicky Skopelitis (guitar) Anton Fier (drums) Hamid Drake (cymbals) Aiyb Dieng (percussion) D.ST. (turntables)
Sound-System-
* Columbia FC 39478   Herbie Hancock - Sound-System

1985

Herbie Hancock Sextet At One Night With Blue Note

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor sax) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes -2) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, February 22, 1985
1.Cantaloupe IslandBlue Note BT 85113, BTDK 85117
2.Recorda Me-
3.Maiden Voyagerejected
* Blue Note BT 85113, CDP 7 46147 2   Various Artists - One Night With Blue Note, Vol. 1
* Blue Note BTDK 85117   Various Artists - One Night With Blue Note, Preserved

Herbie Hancock - Dexter Gordon Band

Chet Baker (trumpet, vocals -2) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax -3,5,6) Wayne Shorter (tenor sax -3, soprano sax -4) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes -3,7) Herbie Hancock (piano) John McLaughlin (guitar -1) Pierre Michelot (bass -1/6) Billy Higgins (drums -1/6) Lonette McKee (vocals -5)
Paris, France, July 1-12, 1985
1.Berangere's NightmareColumbia SC 40464
2.Fair Weather-
3.Una Noche Con Francis-
4.The Peacocks-
5.How Long Has This Been Going On-
6.Still Time-
7.Minuit Aux Champs-Elysees-
* Columbia SC 40464   Herbie Hancock - Round Midnight (Soundtrack)

Herbie Hancock Trio

Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Tony Williams (drums) Bobby McFerrin (vocals)
Paris, France, July 1-12, 1985
'Round MidnightColumbia SC 40464
Chan's Song-
* Columbia SC 40464   Herbie Hancock - Round Midnight (Soundtrack)

Herbie Hancock - Dexter Gordon Quintet

Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) John McLaughlin (guitar) Pierre Michelot (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Studio Eclair, Paris, France, July 1-12, 1985
Body And SoulColumbia SC 40464
As Time Goes ByBlue Note BT 85135
* Columbia SC 40464   Herbie Hancock - Round Midnight (Soundtrack)
* Blue Note BT 85135, CDP 7 46397 2   Dexter Gordon - The Other Side Of Round Midnight

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Wayne Shorter (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Studio Davout, Paris, France, August 20-23, 1985
Call Sheet BluesBlue Note BT 85135
* Blue Note BT 85135, CDP 7 46397 2   Dexter Gordon - The Other Side Of Round Midnight

Herbie Hancock Quartet

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1) Bobby Hutcherson (vibes -2) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass -1) Pierre Michelot (bass -2) Tony Williams (drums -1) Billy Higgins (drums -2)
Studio Eclair, Paris, France, August 20-23, 1985
1.Berangere's Nightmare #2Blue Note BT 85135
2.It's Only A Paper Moon-
* Blue Note BT 85135, CDP 7 46397 2   Dexter Gordon - The Other Side Of Round Midnight

Herbie Hancock - Dexter Gordon Septet

Palle Mikkelborg (trumpet) Wayne Shorter (soprano sax) Dexter Gordon (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter, Mads Vinding (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Studio Davout, Paris, France, August 22, 1985
'Round MidnightBlue Note BT 85135
* Blue Note BT 85135, CDP 7 46397 2   Dexter Gordon - The Other Side Of Round Midnight

1986

Herbie Hancock And Foday Musa Suso

Herbie Hancock (keyboards) Foday Musa Suso (kora, vocals) Abdul Hakeem (guitar) Joe Thomas (bass) Hamid Drake (drums, percussion) Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza, Adam Rudolph (percussion)
"Wiltern Theatre", Los Angeles, CA, December, 1986
Jazzvisions Theme (Take Me To Lewisville)NEC Avenue, Ltd. (J) A28U-1001
Introduction By Mick Fleetwood-
KumbasoraNEC Avenue, Ltd. (J) A28U-1001; Verve 847 145-2
Cigarette Lighter-
Jimbasing-
Debo-
Closing ThemeNEC Avenue, Ltd. (J) A28U-1001
* NEC Avenue, Ltd. (J) A28U-1001, A32C-1001   Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso, Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza, Adam Rudolph, Joe Thomas, Hamid Drake, Abdul Hakeem - Jazzvisions 1 - Jazz Africa
* Verve 847 145-2   Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso - Jazz Africa

1988

Herbie Hancock Group

Herbie Hancock (piano, synthesizer, samples, vocoder, computer) Bill Laswell (keyboards) Jeff Bova (synthesizer programs) Mico Wave (synthesizer bass, talkbox, vocoder) William "Bootsy" Collins (electric bass, vocoder) Nicky Skopelitis (Fairlight drums) Sugarfoot (vocals) D.ST. (turntables)
Quad Recording Studios, NYC & Garage Sale Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1988
Perfect MachineColumbia FC 40025
Obsession-
Vibe Alive-
Beat Wise-
Maiden Voyage / P. Bop-
Chemical Residue-
* Columbia FC 40025   Herbie Hancock - Perfect Machine

1997 (age 57)

Herbie Hancock - Wayne Shorter Duo

Wayne Shorter (soprano, tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano)
Garage Sale Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 1997
Meridianne - A Wood SylphVerve 314 537 564-2
Aung San Suu Kyi-
Sonrisa-
Memory Of Enchantment-
Visitor From Nowhere-
Joanna's Theme-
Diana-
Visitor From Somewhere-
Manhattan Lorelei-
Hale Bopp, Hip-Hop-
* Verve 314 537 564-2   Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter - 1 + 1

2001 (age 61)

Herbie Hancock - Michael Brecker - Roy Hargrove Quintet

Roy Hargrove (trumpet -1,3/6,8, flugelhorn -2,7) Michael Brecker (tenor sax) Herbie Hancock (piano) John Patitucci (bass) Brian Blade (drums)
CBC radio broadcast "Jazz Beat" program, "Massey Hall", Toronto, ON, Canada, October 25, 2001
1.The SorcererVerve 314 589 654-2
2.The Poet-
3.So What / Impressions-
4.Misstery-
5.Naima-
6.Transition-
7.My Ship-
8.D Trane-
* Verve 314 589 654-2   Herbie Hancock, Michael Brecker, Roy Hargrove - Directions In Music - Live At Massey Hall