The Best of Bobby Matos

$15.35 price
(Save 9%)$16.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (3) from $11.63   
  • New (3) from $11.63   

Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/21/2007
  • Label: Cubop Records
  • UPC: 780661504320
  • Catalog Number: 15043
  • Sales rank: 225,484


Disc 1
  1. 1 Naima (5:15)
  2. 2 Philadelphia (7:11)
  3. 3 Kimbisia (5:16)
  4. 4 Chango's Dance (5:29)
  5. 5 Oferere (2:22)
  6. 6 Back to the Roots (3:17)
  7. 7 Mi Alama Latina (6:52)
  8. 8 I Don't Speak Spanish But (6:42)
  9. 9 Guiro Elegua (2:03)
  10. 10 The Creator Has a Master Plan (6:20)
  11. 11 God of the Crossroads (9:58)
  12. 12 So What/Impressions (5:22)
  13. 13 La Charanga (8:21)
  14. 14 Trompeta y Bongo (4:41)
  15. 15 Crisis
  16. 16 Footprints
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Bobby Matos Primary Artist, Bongos, Conga, Timbales, Vocals, Background Vocals, Coro, Shekere, Guiro
Larry Harlow Piano
Ray Armando Conga
Eliseo Borrero Bass, Vocals
Tony Canty Background Vocals, Coro
Jack Costanzo Bongos
Maisha Grimes Background Vocals, Coro
Darrell Harris Vocals, Background Vocals, Coro
Indio Moret Conga
Tom Regis Piano
Eddie Resto Bass
Mike Turre Flute, Reeds, Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Wayne Wallace Trombone
Paul van Wageningen Claves
Theo Saunders Piano
Leo Chelyapov Clarinet
Danny Weinstein Trombone
Louis Taylor Jr. Tenor Saxophone
Antoine Caito Bongos, Conga, Shekere, Bata Drums
Victor Cegarra Piano
John Lopez Coro
Denise Anthony Cook Vocals
Robertito Melendez Trombone, Shekere
Manny Silvera Bass
Frank Fontaine Flute, Tenor Saxophone
Technical Credits
Miles Davis Composer
Leon Thomas Composer
Marty Sheller Composer
José Fajardo Composer
Morgan Cavett Producer
John Coltrane Composer
Bobby Matos Arranger, Composer, Producer, Liner Notes, Adaptation
Mike Turre Arranger
Traditional Composer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously