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Drummer Hamilton Bohannon (born March 7, 1942) was among the top bandleaders, percussionists, and producers in '70s disco/dance music. Bohannon grew up in Newnan, GA, and was drumming in a high school band while an elementary school student. After earning a music degree from Atlanta's Clark College, he was hired as a drummer by Stevie Wonder and moved to Detroit, where he was a bandleader and arranger for Motown…

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  • Great!
  • Talking Heads were hip to both Bohannon and Mandrill - (had to be - even before Bernie Worrell joined). The groove on "Cities" "Life During Wartime" and "I Zimbra" - all that funky clavinet and organ that Jerry Harrison played, had to come from somewhere. Add to that their infatuation with Fela, and you've got some ace afro-disco-funk groove influences.
  • love
  • If you like James Brown and Sly and the Family Stone listen to this guy (and band) the best dance music i've heard in years grooves so big you won't believe it
  • Hard disco
  • great track!
  • 2 EXITOS PASE EN LAS DISCOS DE URUGUAY--------------------------------------------------------
  • here comes bohannon, bohannon... :)
  • groovy disco without the cheese - fantastic : )
  • wow il vero ritmo disco-funk dei '70

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