Chameleon

~ Recording by Herbie Hancock

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) KC 32731
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) PC 32731
1.1 Chameleon 15:41 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CQ 32731
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 32731
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 471239 2
1.4 Chameleon ?:?? The Real Birth of Fusion Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 484145 2
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Sony Records (Japanese imprint) SRCS 9339
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 65123
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 65123
1.1 Chameleon 15:36 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock SME Records (Japanese imprint - not equivalent to "Sony Music Entertainment") SRGS 4510
1.1 Chameleon 15:42 The Best of Herbie Hancock: The Hits! Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 65963
1.1 Chameleon 15:42 The Best of Herbie Hancock: The Hits! Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 65963
1.6 Chameleon 15:42 Ken Burns Jazz: Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 61446
1.6 Chameleon 15:42 The Definitive (Ken Burns Jazz) Herbie Hancock
2.5 Chameleon 15:42 Jazz Legends: Drum ’n’ Bass Various Artists Sony Jazz 504293 9
1.1 Chameleon 15:41 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.9 Chameleon 15:41 The Essential Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 82796 94593 2
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 10073
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697127682, CK65123
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697269991
20.1 Chameleon 15:45 The Perfect Jazz Collection Various Artists Sony Jazz, Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697720092, 886977200922-01, 886977200922-02, 886977200922-03, 886977200922-04, 886977200922-05, 886977200922-06, 886977200922-07, 886977200922-08, 886977200922-09, 886977200922-10, 886977200922-11, 886977200922-12, 886977200922-13, 886977200922-14, 886977200922-15, 886977200922-16, 886977200922-17, 886977200922-18, 886977200922-19, 886977200922-20, 886977200922-21, 886977200922-22, 886977200922-23, 886977200922-24, 886977200922-25
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697843472
2.1 Chameleon 15:42 The Complete Columbia Album Collection: 1972-1988 Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697724082
1.1 Chameleon 15:41 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Analogue Productions APJ 084
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Analogue Productions CAPJ 084 SA
1.1 Chameleon 15:45 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock
1.1 Chameleon 15:41 Head Hunters Herbie Hancock Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 065123
4.1 Chameleon 15:41 The Herbie Hancock Box Herbie Hancock

Relationships

gankogui: Bill Summers
electric bass guitar: Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist)
marímbula: Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist)
afuche / cabasa: Bill Summers
drums: Harvey Mason (jazz drummer)
whistle: Bill Summers
tambourine: Bill Summers
synthesizer: Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer)
soprano saxophone: Bennie Maupin
Clavinet: Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer)
bass: Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist)
percussion [beer bottle]: Bill Summers
percussion [log drum]: Bill Summers
balafon: Bill Summers
surdo: Bill Summers
Rhodes piano: Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer)
bass clarinet: Bennie Maupin
alto flute: Bennie Maupin
shekere: Bill Summers
tenor saxophone: Bennie Maupin
agogô: Bill Summers
congas: Bill Summers
producer: Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer)
David Rubinson
recorded at: Different Fur Studios in San Francisco, California, United States (1973-09)
Wally Heider Studios in San Francisco, California, United States (1973-09)
sampled by: Cellphone’s Dead by Beck
Dr. Knockboot (album version) by Nas
Money on My Brain by Kool G Rap
Words of Wisdom by 2Pac
recording of: Chameleon

Chameleon

composer: Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer)
Paul Jackson (Jazz bassist)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer)
Bennie Maupin