Eric Gravatt

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Eric Gravatt
Birth name Eric Kamau Gravatt
Born (1947-03-06) March 6, 1947 (age 70)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Genres Jazz fusion, post bop
Occupation(s) Musician
Prison guard
Instruments Drums
Years active 1965–present
Labels Columbia, ECM
Associated acts Weather Report

Eric Kamau Grávátt (born March 6, 1947) is a jazz drummer from Philadelphia.[1] He has played with McCoy Tyner, Joe Henderson, Weather Report, Byard Lancaster, Dom Um Romão.[2] He was a member of Weather Report from 1972–1974.[1][3]


With Weather Report[edit]

With Julian Priester[edit]

With McCoy Tyner[edit]

With Eddie Henderson[edit]

With Joe Henderson[edit]

With Lloyd McNeill[edit]

  • Asha (1969)
  • Washington Suite (1970)

With Tony Hymas[edit]

  • Hope Street MN (nato, 2002)


  1. ^ a b Black Box interview with Eric Gravatt, 2009 (2009). "A realist of jazz, Eric Gravatt!". African American Registry. Retrieved May 26, 2012. 
  2. ^ "1619 Music Company". 1619 Music Company. Retrieved February 4, 2011. 
  3. ^ Allmusic credits

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