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Cannonball Adderley Mercy Mercy Mercy
Cannonball Adderley Mercy Mercy Mercy

Cannonball Adderley

‘Mercy, Mercy, Mercy’: Saxophone Man Adderley Fires A Chart Cannonball

On 7 January 1967, saxophone player-bandleader Julian 'Cannonball' Adderley surprised everyone by entering the Billboard Hot 100 with 'Mercy, Mercy, Mercy.'