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Primary Instrument: Drums

Born: July 12, 1937

Charlie Chaplin. Groucho Marx. Richard Pryor.

Over the past century, few entertainers have achieved the legendary status of William H. Cosby Jr. His successes span five decades and virtually all media, remarkable accomplishments for a kid who emerged from humble beginnings in a Philly project.

In the 1960s, his stand-up act was a coast-to-coast sensation, spawning a string of hilarious, best-selling comedy albums, which went on to win eight Gold Records, five Platinum records and five Grammy Awards. His role on TV’s I Spy made him the first African-American to co-star in a dramatic series, breaking television’s racial barrier and winning three Emmy Awards. In the 1980s, he again rocked the television world with the The Cosby Show, a gentle, whimsical and hugely successful series that single-handedly revived the family sitcom (and rescued NBC)....
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Music

Featured recording “The Original Jam Sessions 1969”

The Original Jam Sessions 1969

Concord Music Group
2004
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    Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown & The Bunions Bradford Funeral &...

    Birdology
    2008
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    Music From The Cosby Show

    Birdology
    1986
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    Bill Cosby Is Not Himself These Days - Rat Own, Rat Own, Rat Own

    Birdology
    1976
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    Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral...

    Birdology
    1972
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    Bill Cosby Presents Badfoot Brown And The Bunions Bradford Funeral &...

    Birdology
    1971
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