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Bill Cobham

Bill Cobham was born on May 16, 1944 in Panama as William E. Cobham Jr. See full bio »


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 2015 The 90s: Ten Years That Changed the World (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Safe from Harm" - uncredited)
 2009 Fast Forward (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Rainer Kaufmann (2009) ... (writer: "Safe from Harm" - uncredited)
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (performer: "Stratus" - as Billy Cobham) / (writer: "Stratus" - as B. Cobham)
 2008 Definitely, Maybe (writer: "Safe from Harm" (1991) - as Billy Cobham)
 2003 Adored (as William E. Cobham Jr., "Red Baron") / (performer: "Red Baron" - as Billy Cobham)
 1999 The Insider (writer: "Safe from Harm" (Perfecto Mix) - as Billy Cobham)
 1981 Est-ce bien raisonnable? (performer: "Est-Ce Bien Raisonnable? (Générique)", "Miou-Miou Reste Seule", "Miou-Miou Dans La Nuit", "La Voiture Jaune")
 1981 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ray Sharkey/Jack Bruce & Friends (1981) ... (performer: "Dancing On Air", "Livin' Without Ja' - uncredited)
 1979 Cop or Hood ("Flic Ou Voyou", "Tendresse Clarinette", "Le Premier Meurtre", "Tendresse Basse Et Guitare", "Ponctuation Trompette", "Variation Sur Le Thème Suspense", "Variation Sur Le Thème Tendresse", "Variation Sur Le Thème Voyou", "Tout Nu", "Filatures", "Final Voyou")
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Album: "Spectrum"

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Alternate Names:

Billy Cobham | William Cobham | Jack Bruce & Friends

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Personal Quote:

Jazz isn't dead. It's how I make my living.


Was voted as the best over-all drummer in 1987 by the Modern Drummer magazine. See more »


Open-handed (ambidextrous) style of playing the drums


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