PRICE:
$21.00
IN STOCK
ARTIST
TITLE
Watermelon Man
FORMAT
LP

LABEL
CATALOG #
CRNBR 16054LP CRNBR 16054LP
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
10/19/2018

Cornbread Records present a reissue of Watermelon Man, a 1963 album from the Cuban conguero Mongo Santamaria. Featuring his brilliant cover version of Herbie Hancock's classic title track, along with numerous compositions of his own, this is one of Santamaria's most famous and coveted albums. From the iconic cover to the brilliant grooves contained within, this album has the whole package. Excellent Latin jazz and Latin-soul groovers from a Cuban hero, and one of the most famous performers, full stop, of the middle 20th century. 180 gram vinyl.