27 Shouts - 323,050 Scrobbles
Ron Carter (born May 4, 1937) is an American jazz double-bassist. His appearances on over 2,500 albums make him one of the most-recorded bassists in jazz history. Carter is also an acclaimed cellist who has recorded numerous times on that instrument. He was elected to the Down Beat Jazz Hall of Fame in 2012. Carter was born in Ferndale, Michigan. He started to play cello at the age of 10 (1947), but when his family moved to Detroit, he ran into difficulties regarding the racial stereotyping of classical musicians and instead moved to bass.
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- All Blues - (8:42) - 709 plays
- My Funny Valentine - (8:04) - 694 plays
- Light Blue - (6:42) - 615 plays
- Manha De Carnaval - (5:57) - 539 plays
- Stella By Starlight - (8:23) - 593 plays
- Oh, Now I See (feat. Ron Carter) - 318 plays
- Someday My Prince Will Come - (4:58) - 339 plays
- Seven Steps To Heaven - (4:53) - 295 plays
- I Remember Clifford - (10:21) - 305 plays
- Bass Duet - (5:42) - 220 plays
- GRAMMY 2015 Performers Include Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran…and Prince?
- One Direction Tops Billboard’s 100 Artists Of 2014 List
- Pharrell, Ed Sheeran Announce 2015 GRAMMY Awards Nominees
- Jennifer Lawrence’s “The Hanging Tree” Pops Up On Singles Chart
- Eminem’s Completely Different “Lose Yourself” Demo Surfaces Online