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Grady Tate

dr, *1932 US, Durham, North Carolina
Singer / Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Grady Bernard Tate

Grady Tate (born January 14, 1932) is an American hard bop and soul-jazz drummer and singer. He has a baritone voice. In addition to his work as sideman, Tate has released many albums as leader and vocalist.

  • Drums
  • Vocals
  • Percussion
  • Jazz
  • R&B/Soul
  • Blues
  • Pop
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
The Windmills of Your Mind (Theme from "The Thomas Crown Affair") on Windmills of My Mind by Grady Tate
And I Love Her on Windmills of My Mind by Grady Tate
Naughty Number Nine on Multiplication Rock by Various Artists
I Got Six on Multiplication Rock by Various Artists
Sack Full of Dreams on Windmills of My Mind by Grady Tate
One Night in Trinidad on Lionel Hampton Presents: Earl "Fatha" Hines by Earl Hines
Moondance on Movin' Day by Grady Tate
The Summer Knows on I Was Born In Love With You - Music By Michel Legrand by Michel Legrand & Jessye Norman
Lady Love on Lady Love / Morning in Your Eyes by Grady Tate
St. Louis Blues on Lionel Hampton Presents: Earl "Fatha" Hines by Earl Hines

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Valentine's Day 1964 LiveBen Webster, Dave Frishberg, Richard Davis, Grady Tate2018Album
The World Of Duke Ellington Vol.1WDR Big Band Köln Conducted By Jerry Van Rooyen Featuring Freda Payne, Milt Grayson, Jimmy Woode, Grady Tate2008Album
From The Heart: Songs Sung Live At The Blue NoteGrady Tate2006Album
Apres Un ReveRoland Hanna with Ron Carter, Grady Tate2003Album
Sings All LoveGrady Tate2002Album
Feeling FreeGrady Tate1999Album
Sensitive To The Touch: The Music Of Harold ArlenJay Leonhart, Ken Peplowski, Ted Rosenthal, Grady Tate1998Album
Walkin'George Shearing / Neil Swainson / Grady Tate1995Album
André Previn And Friends Play ShowboatAndré Previn, Mundell Lowe, Ray Brown, Grady Tate1995Album
So Easy To RememberStéphane Grappelli, Kenny Burrell, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ron Carter, Grady Tate1993Album
Body & SoulGrady Tate1993Album
Grady Tate Sings TNTGrady Tate1991Album
ThreesomeMonty Alexander, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Grady Tate1986Album
Second ComingJimmy Smith ,With Kenny Burrell, Grady Tate1981Album
Songs For New LoversDardanelle With Bucky Pizzarelli, George Duvivier, Grady Tate1978Album
Funiculi FuniculaGrady Tate1977Single
Who’s Who In Jazz Presents: Lionel HamptonLionel Hampton with Grady Tate, Milt Hinton, Hank Jones, Vinnie Bell, Candido, Arvell Shaw, Cozy Cole, "Big Chief" Russell Moore and Earl `Fatha` Hines1977Album
Master Grady TateGrady Tate1977Album
Recorded Live At Jimmy'sMichel Legrand Featuring Phil Woods With Ron Carter, Grady Tate And George Davis1975Album
By Special RequestGrady Tate1974Compil.
Screaming MothersErnie Wilkins Featuring: Joe Newman, Snooky Young, David Spinozza, Grady Tate, Chuck Rainey, Hubert Laws, Woody Shaw, Kenny Burrell1974Album
Lady LoveGrady Tate1974Single
Movin' DayGrady Tate1974Album
Freedom For The Stallion / I Wish I Could Walk AwayGrady Tate1973Single
She Is My LadyGrady Tate1972Album
GiantsDizzy Gillespie, Bobby Hackett, Mary Lou Williams, Grady Tate & George Duvivier1971Album
After The Long Drive HomeGrady Tate1970Album
After The Long Drive HomeGrady Tate1970Single
Suicide Is PainlessGrady Tate1970Single
NightwindGrady Tate1969Single
SlavesGrady Tate With The The Gary McFarland Orchestra, Bobby Scott1969Album
SlavesGrady Tate1969Single
Feeling LifeGrady Tate1969Album
HoorayGrady Tate1969Single
And I Love HerGrady Tate1969Single
Be Black BabyGrady Tate1969Single
Organized JazzGreg Hatza With Eric Gale And Grady Tate1968Album
All Around The World / T.N.T.Grady Tate1968Single
Windmills Of My MindGrady Tate1968Album
The Organ Grinder's SwingJimmy Smith With Kenny Burrell And Grady Tate1965Single
Organ Grinder SwingJimmy Smith Featuring Kenny Burrell And Grady Tate1965Album
The Windmills Of Your Mind / A Little At A TimeGrady TateSingle
Love Winds / I's Time To Settle DownGrady Tate & Gwynne MichaelsAlbum
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