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Fat Larry's Band was an American R&B / Funk band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, who were most successful in the 1980s.

Created by "Fat" Larry James (drummer / vocalist) in 1977; band members included Art Capehart, Doug Jones, Jimmy Lee, Ted Cohen, Darryl Grant, Larry La Bes, and Erskine Williams. They had two moderate hits in the UK: "Center City" and "Boogie Town". The band's biggest hits:

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  • 10/10
  • cool stuff
  • The biography is wrong. Fat Larry's Band's "Zoom" is not a cover from the Commodores track of the same name. Both songs are amazing though.
  • Thank you ED for letting me find out about Fat Larry and his band.
  • Zoom is classic track, heard it years ago in the hairdressers weren't til recently i discovered who it was.
  • Freaking awesome
  • hot shit
  • A voz negra é algo de outro mundo,incomparável,quente e ao mesmo tempo aveludada, sempre vai merecer todo o nosso respeito.
  • breakin out' is one of the best albums of the 80's. it also has my all time fav track to. which is 'zoom'
  • Good funky music old school ! ! !

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