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  • 1. Spank-A-Lee
  • 2. Butterfly
  • 3. Actual Proof
  • 4. Palm Grease

An essential classic! The heaviest funky jazz ever recorded. Deep, deep, deep. As good as it gets!

180 gram audiophile issue vinyl.

Other Releases by Herbie Hancock

Herbie HancockSextant (1972)Columbia
'Sextant' from 1972 was recorded just before 'Headhunters', and can be seen in the same vein, but it's more than just an introduction to a masterpiece....
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Herbie HancockHeadhunters (1973)Columbia
This is THE definitive funk-jazz fusion album - truly jaw-droppingly good stuff that instantly set the standard against which other fusion musicians measured...
Herbie HancockTakin' Off (1962)Blue Note
Herbie Hancock's debut album in 1962 launched a phenomenal career. Features Freddie Hubbard and Dexter Gordon and includes the seminal 'Watermelon Man".
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Herbie HancockMr Hands (1980)Columbia
Harvey Mason, Bill Summers, Bennie Maupin, Paul Jackson et al. Includes the killer fusion of 'Shiftless Shuffle'.
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Herbie HancockMy Point Of ViewBlue Note
Brilliant, less-well-known Herbie Hancock album featuring a larger group than usual with guitar and trombone! Check the superb "King Cobra"! Recommended!
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Herbie HancockCrossings (1972)Warner Bros
Classic Herbie Hancock group line-up with Benny Maupin, Billy Hart and Buster Williams
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Herbie HancockMan-Child (1975)Columbia
Classic fusion album featuring a killer set of funky-jazz fusion. Heavyweight!
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Herbie HancockMwandishiWarner Bros
Experimental album originally released in 1971.
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Herbie HancockMaiden Voyage (1965)Blue Note
Brilliant, brilliant album - every track's a winner! Highly recommended!
Herbie HancockFat Albert Rotunda (1969)Warner Bros.
Monster, monster, monster funk jazz bomb! Killer late 60s with 'Wiggle-Waggle'.
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Herbie HancockEmpyrean IslesBlue Note
Stone cold classic Herbie Hancock featuring Freddie Hubbard, Ron Carter and Tony Williams! Includes the timeless 'Cantaloupe Island'
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Other Releases on Columbia

Charlie ByrdAquarius (1969)Columbia
60s Bossa jazz instrumentals. Original USA vinyl
Charlie ByrdHit Trip (1968)Columbia
60s Bossa jazz instrumentals. Original USA vinyl
Aretha FranklinSoul SisterColumbia
Just before she recorded her first album with Atlantic, Columbia released Soul Sister; a collection of recordings from the Columbia vaults. Aretha...
Mingo LewisFlight Never Ending (1976)Columbia
HEAVY afro-cuban percussion jazz rock lp. Original USA vinyl 
Mac DavisMac Davis (1973)Columbia
The man who wrote Elvis Presley's In The Ghetto. Southern blue-eyed soul/country.
Weather ReportSweetnighter (1973)Columbia
For any of you who don't know this album, it is one of the heaviest fusion albums ever - mixing jazz, funk and what sounds like jungle (20 years before...
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Jon LucienSong For My Lady (1975)Columbia
Jazz dancers/Dingwalls anthems. Killer!
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ManhattansThe Manhattans (1976)Columbia
The sound of Philadelphia circa 1976 produced by Bobbi Martin - on the zone! VG vinyl
OC SmithHickory Holler Revisited (1968)Columbia
O.C. Smith began as a jazz vocalist and later moved into country and R&B. The Louisiana vocalist was hired to replace Joe Williams in Count Basie's band...
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Original USA vinyl 6-eys Columbia label
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The genius vocalist/composer of A Taste Of Honey late-70s LP
Johnny Eaton And His PrincetoniansFar Out, Near In (1957)Columbia
Orig. 6-eyes Columbia first pressing. w/ Herbie Mann on flute
ManhattansIt Feels So Good (1977)Columbia
Orig USA vinyl vocal soul produced by Philadelphia sound's finest Bobbi Martin
Frank SinatraThat Old Feeling (1956)Columbia
Orig 1965 LP Colombia 6-eyes label. Vinyl G+
Iggy And The StoogesRaw Power (1973)Columbia
After releasing The Stooges and Fun House--two LPs of brutally elemental rock--the Stooges split, reforming three years later with the encouragement...
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Bernard 'Pretty' PurdieFickle Finger Of Fate Columbia
Wicked Young Holt / Barabara Acklin stylee uplifting soul instrumental. MINT ORIGINAL 45 UNPLAYED
Robert JohnsonKing Of The Delta Blues SingersColumbia
Blues lovers everywhere knew the legend of Robert Johnson, but only one complete Robert Johnson song was commercially available until this 1961 album came...
The Charlie Byrd QuartetLet Go (1969)Columbia
Charlie Byrd doing his bossa jazz thing 1969. Original USA vinyl
The New Tony Williams LifetimeBelieve It (1975)Columbia
Tough mid-70s fusion from ex-Miles monster drummer.
Herbie HancockSextant (1972)Columbia
'Sextant' from 1972 was recorded just before 'Headhunters', and can be seen in the same vein, but it's more than just an introduction to a masterpiece....
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Miles Davis SextetSomeday My Prince Will Come (1961)Columbia
This record is Miles at his best, once again proving his unrivalled abilities both as a player of beautiful ballads and as an innovative performer. At...
Thelonious MonkUnderground (1968)Columbia
Brilliant album in the magnificent Thelonious Monk's opus, contains strong trio and quartet performances by the group that includes the great Charlie Rouse,...
Bob DylanBob DylanColumbia
Seminal debut folk album, 1962.
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Thelonious MonkSolo Monk (1965)Columbia
Solo Monk is the eighth album Thelonious Monk released for Columbia Records in 1965. The album is composed entirely of solo piano work by Monk.  "This...
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The ByrdsYounger Than Yesterday (1967)Columbia
This album is notable for the emergence of Chris Hillman as a songwriter as well as great songs written or co-written by Roger McGuinn and David Crosby.
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Earth, Wind And FireLast Days And Time (1972)Columbia
Early EWF line-up that's rougher, funkier and jazzier than their later albums. Features Ronnie Laws and Roland Bautista, both of whom tear it up on the...
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