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Lenny White

Lenny White
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Leonard White III, better known as Lenny White is an American jazz fusion drummer, born in New York City, best known for being the drummer of Chick Corea's Return to Forever.
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http://www.lennywhite.com
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Pete Levin — Möbius Pete Levin — Möbius
(Pete Levin Music, 2017, CD)
Return to Forever — The Mothership Returns Return to Forever — The Mothership Returns
(Eagle Records ER202572, 2012, 2CD)
Return to Forever — Returns Return to Forever — Returns
(Eagle Records ER 20149-2, 2009, 2CD)
Bob Belden — Miles from India Bob Belden — Miles from India
(Times Square TSQ-CD-1808, 2008, 2CD)
Larry Coryell / Victor Bailey / Lenny White — Traffic Larry Coryell / Victor Bailey / Lenny White — Traffic
(Chesky Records 322, 2006, CD)
Larry Coryell / Victor Bailey / Lenny White — Electric Larry Coryell / Victor Bailey / Lenny White — Electric
(Chesky Records JD308, 2005, CD)
Lenny White — Present Tense Lenny White — Present Tense
(Hip Bop HIBD 8004, 1995, CD)
Lenny White — Presents the Adventures of Astral Pirates Lenny White — Presents the Adventures of Astral Pirates
(Wounded Bird WOU 6121, 1978/2002, CD)
Lenny White — Big City Lenny White — Big City
(Wounded Bird WOU, 1977/2001, CD)
Al Di Meola — Elegant Gypsy Al Di Meola — Elegant Gypsy
(Columbia CK 34461, 1977/1991, CD)
Brian Auger's Oblivion Express  — Happiness Heartaches Brian Auger's Oblivion Express — Happiness Heartaches
(Wounded Bird WOU 2981, 1977/2003, CD)
Jaco Pastorius — Jaco Pastorius Jaco Pastorius — Jaco Pastorius
(Epic PE 33949, 1976, LP)
Al Di Meola — Land of the Midnight Sun Al Di Meola — Land of the Midnight Sun
(Columbia CK 34074, 1976/1987, CD)
Return to Forever — Romantic Warrior Return to Forever — Romantic Warrior
(Columbia PC 34076, 1976, LP)
Lenny White — Venusian Summer Lenny White — Venusian Summer
(Wounded Bird WOU 435, 1976/2001, CD)
Return to Forever — Electric Lady Studio, NYC, June 1975 Return to Forever — Electric Lady Studio, NYC, June 1975
(Hi Hat HHCD003, 1975/2015, CD)
Return to Forever — No Mystery Return to Forever — No Mystery
(Polydor PD 6512, 1975, LP)
Eddie Henderson — Anthology: Volume 2 - The Capricorn Years Eddie Henderson — Anthology: Volume 2 - The Capricorn Years
(Soul Brothers CD SBPJ 11, 1974/2002, CD)
Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Where Have I Known You Before Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Where Have I Known You Before
(Polydor UCCU-5371, 1974/2005, CD)
Stan Clarke — Children of Forever Stan Clarke — Children of Forever
(Verve B0009788-02, 1973/2007, CD)
Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy
(Polydor 825 336-1, 1973, LP)
Eddie Henderson — Realization Eddie Henderson — Realization
(Capricorn Records CP 0118, 1973, LP)
Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Return to the Seventh Galaxy - The Anthology Return to Forever Featuring Chick Corea — Return to the Seventh Galaxy - The Anthology
(Verve 533 108-2, 1973/1996, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Bitches Brew Miles Davis — Bitches Brew
(Columbia C2K 65774, 1970/1999, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary Miles Davis — Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary
(Columbia 88875079792, 1970/2015, 3CD+DVD)
Miles Davis — The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions Miles Davis — The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions
(Columbia C4K 65570, 1970/1998, 4CD)

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