Sonny Phillips Discography

1969 (age 33)

Sonny Phillips Sextet

Virgil Jones, trumpet; Houston Person, tenor sax; Sonny Phillips, organ; Joe Jones, guitar; Bob Bushnell, Fender bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 20, 1969
Sure 'Nuff, Sure 'NuffPrestige PR 7737
Be Yourself-
Oleo-
Mobile To Chicago-
The Other Blues-
* Prestige PR 7737   Sonny Phillips - Sure 'Nuff
= Prestige PRCD-24186-2   Sonny Phillips - Legends Of Acid Jazz

1970

Sonny Phillips Sextet

Eddie Pazant, tenor sax; Sonny Phillips, organ, electric piano #3,4; Melvin Sparks, guitar; Jimmy Lewis, Fender bass; Ben Dixon, drums; Buddy Caldwell, congas.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 18, 1970
1.Make It PlainPrestige PR 7799
2.Wakin' Up-
3.Over The Rainbow-
4.Bean Pie-
5.I'm An Old Cowhand-
6.The Brotherhood-
* Prestige PR 7799   Sonny Phillips - Black Magic!

Sonny Phillips Quintet

Rusty Bryant, tenor sax; Sonny Phillips, organ; Melvin Sparks, guitar; Jimmy Lewis, Fender bass; Bernard Purdie, drums.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 27, 1970
Black On BlackPrestige PR 10007
Check It Out-
Blues In Maude's Flat-
Proud Mary-
The Doll House-
When I Fall In Loverejected
* Prestige PR 10007   Sonny Phillips - Black On Black!
= Prestige PRCD-24186-2   Sonny Phillips - Legends Of Acid Jazz

1976 (age 40)

Sonny Phillips Sextet

Galen Robinson, flute; Sonny Phillips, piano, organ; Jimmy Ponder, guitar; Qaadir Almubeen Muhammad (Ben Dixon), drums; Frankie Jones, drums #2,4,6; Ralph Dorsey, percussion.
Blue Rock Studio, NYC, September 21, 1976
1.Goin' HomeMuse MR 5118
2.Salaam 7-
3.My Black Flower-
4.Me And My Brudder-
5.You Make Me Feel So Young-
6.Jalal-
* Muse MR 5118; 32 Jazz 32141   Sonny Phillips - My Black Flower

1977

Sonny Phillips Septet

Virgil Jones, trumpet, flugelhorn; John Stubblefield, tenor sax; Sonny Phillips, keyboards; Eddie McFadden, guitar; Mervin Bronson, Fender bass; Charlie Persip, drums; Lawrence Killian, congas, percussion.
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 9, 1977
Free Like The WindMuse MR 5157
The Greatest Love Of All-
Falling In Love With Love-
Hard Times-
Day By Day-
I Concentrate On You-
* Muse MR 5157   Sonny Phillips - I Concentrate On You