Ponder's most commercially successful releases were his 1978 Muse Records set All Things Beautiful (U.S. Billboard Jazz Albums #38) and 2000's Ain't Misbehavin', for HighNote (U.S. Jazz #16). As leader Soul Crib (Choice Records, 1969) with Charles Earland While My Guitar Gently Weeps (Cadet Records, 1973) Illusions (Impulse! Records, 1976) White Room (Impulse, 1978) All Things Beautiful (LRC, 1978) So Many Stars (Milestone Records, 1983) Mean Streets:No Bridges (Muse Records, 1987) Jump (Muse, 1988) Come On Down (Muse, 1990) Soul Eyes (Muse, 1991) To Reach a Dream (Muse, 1991) Something to Ponder (Muse, 1994) James Street (HighNote Records, 1997) Steel City Soul (32 Jazz, 1998) Guitar Christmas (HighNote, 1998) Ain't Misbehavin' (HighNote, 2000) Thumbs Up (HighNote, 2001) Alone (HighNote, 2003) What's New (HighNote, 2005) Live at the Other End (Explore Records, 2007) Jimmy Ponder: Sonny Lester Collection (LRC, 2007) As sideman With Rusty Bryant Wild Fire (Prestige, 1971) With Donald Byrd Fancy Free, (Blue Note, 1970) With Andrew Hill Grass Roots (Blue Note, 1968 ) With Willis Jackson In the Alley (Muse, 1976) With Jack McDuff The Fourth Dimension (Cadet, 1974) With John Patton That Certain Feeling (Blue Note, 1968) With Shirley Scott Superstition (Cadet, 1973) With Stanley Turrentine Common Touch (Blue Note, 1968) - with Shirley Scott Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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