This is Hancock’s debut album, originally released in May 1962 about a year before he joined Miles Davis’s “second great quintet” with its rhythm section of Hancock, bassist Ron Carter, and the young drummer Tony Williams. The pianist composed all the tracks on this LP, including his Watermelon Man, which became a pop hit for the Afro-Cuban percussionist Mongo Santamaria..
|Track number||Play||Loved||Track name||Buy||Duration||Listeners|
|1||Play on youtube||Watermelon Man||12:28||260,005 listeners|
|2||Play on youtube||Three Bags Full||5:25||25,066 listeners|
|3||Play on youtube||Empty Pockets||6:10||27,082 listeners|
|4||The Maze||6:48||19,803 listeners|
|5||Play on youtube||Driftin'||5:59||49,733 listeners|
|6||Play on youtube||Alone and I||6:27||28,326 listeners|