Jimmy Cobb’s birthday is today – check this out!

Along with Jeff “Tain” Watts, another incredible Drummer celebrates a birthday today – Jimmy Cobb, born in 1929. Probably his most famous work is on Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue (1959), considered by many to be the quintessential jazz record. Cobb is the last surviving player from the session. He also played on other famous Davis albums, including Sketches of Spain, Someday My Prince Will Come, Live at Carnegie Hall, Live at the Blackhawk, and briefly on Porgy and Bess and Sorcerer. Can’t be beat: