Buddy Rich

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    West Side Story Medley: Overture / Cool / Something's Coming / Somewhere (1996 Digital Remaster)Buddy Rich
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        When it came to technique, speed, power, and the ability to put together incredible drum solos, Buddy Rich lived up to the billing of "the world's greatest drummer." Although some other drummers were more innovative, in reality none were in his league even during the early days. A genius, Buddy Rich started playing drums in vaudeville as "Traps, the Drum Wonder" when he was only 18 months old; he was completely self-taught. Rich performed in vaudeville throughout his childhood a... Read more

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