Anthony Williams

Anthony Tillmon Williams

Also known as Anthony "Tony" Williams, T. Williams, T.W., T.Williams, Tony, Tony Rupitoon, Tony Ruption, Tony Ruption Williams, Tony Williams, Tony Williams*, Williams
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.drummerworld.com/drummers/Tony_Williams.html, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Williams_%28drummer%29

Discography of Anthony Williams:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 A Tribute To Miles 7 Audio 1994
2 Town Hall Concert 5 Audio 1998-12-01 Blue Note
3 Spring 5 Audio 1965 Blue Note
4 Third Plane 6 Audio 1977 Milestone Records
5 Life Time 5 Audio 1999 Blue Note
6 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1979 CBS
7 Twenty One 12 Audio 1994 Blue Note
8 Civilization 8 Audio 1987 Blue Note
9 Native Heart 7 Audio 1990 Blue Note
10 Angel Street 9 Audio 1988 Blue Note
11 Tokyo Live 13 Audio 1993 Blue Note
12 Play Or Die 5 Audio 1980 P.S. Productions
13 Foreign Intrigue 7 Audio 1985 Blue Note
14 Civilization 8 Audio 1987 Blue Note
15 Foreign Intrigue 7 Audio 1986 Blue Note
16 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1979 Columbia
17 Trio Of Doom 10 Audio 2007 Legacy
18 Trio Of Doom 10 Audio 2007-08-03
19 Third Plane 6 Audio 2003
20 Wilderness 13 Audio 1996 Ark 21 Records
21 Third Plane 6 Audio 1992
22 A Tribute To Miles - A Celebration Of The Life & Music Of Miles Davis 7 Audio 1994
23 Life Time 7 Audio 1982 Blue Note
24 Spring 5 Audio 1965 Blue Note
25 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1979
26 The Master Trio 7 Audio 1983 Baybridge Records
27 Third Plane 6 Audio 1977
28 Once In A Lifetime 13 Audio 1982 Verve Records
29 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1979 CBS/Sony
30 The Best Of Tony Williams 8 Audio 1980 Columbia
31 Life Time 7 Audio Blue Note
32 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1981 Columbia
33 Life Time 5 Audio 1987 Blue Note
34 Native Heart 6 Audio 1990 Blue Note
35 Spring 5 Audio 1987 Blue Note
36 Life Time 5 Audio 1999 Blue Note
37 Spring 5 Audio 2009
38 Life Time 5 Audio 1995
39 A Tribute To Miles 7 Audio 1994
40 Third Plane 6 Audio 1985 Мелодия
41 Spring 5 Audio 1965 Blue Note
42 Life Time 7 Audio 1964 Blue Note
43 Third Plane 6 Audio 1982-11-04 Milestone Records
44 Spring 5 Audio
45 Foreign Intrigue 7 Audio 1985 Blue Note
46 Paris, France 5 Audio 1990 Moon Records (4)
47 Third Plane 6 Audio 1985 Мелодия
48 The Joy Of Flying 8 Audio 1979 Columbia
49 Town Hall Concert 5 Audio 1999-02-05
50 The Paris Concert 7 Audio The Golden Age Of Jazz


Born : December 12, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois.

Died : February 23, 1997 in Daly City, California. (Heart Attack)

A legendary jazz/Fusion drummer. More known as Tony Williams by drummers around the world.

He got most recognition for his fusion project; [a=Lifetime (3)] band with John Mclaughlin. He also was part of [a=Miles Davis Quintet, The] in the 60's and did extensive touring with [a=Herbie Hancock]'s V.S.O.P band as well.

He died of a heart attack after a gall blader surgery in 1997, 51 years old.


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