Simba is an album by American jazz guitarist O'Donel Levy recorded in and released on the Groove Merchant label the following year. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Simba" on Discogs. Find album reviews, songs, credits and award information for Simba by O'Donel Levy on AllMusic - - Simba is one hot album of funky soul-jazz. O'Donel Levy - Simba - Music. Of Fire" edition which has a higher production standard and includes an additional album by O'Donel Levy. Simba is one hot album of funky soul-jazz. O'Donel Levy had played with Richard "Groove" Holmes and Jimmy McGriff on other albums for producer Sonny. Simba is one hot album of funky soul-jazz. Black Velvet had a couple Levy originals, but relied heavily on cover tunes. The songs are catchy and funky. Listen to Bad, Bad Simba on Spotify. O'Donel Levy · Song · Simba is a studio album by American jazz and funk guitarist O'Donel Levy, released in The album features performances by drummer Steve Gadd (Steely. O'Donel Levy - Samples, Covers and Remixes on WhoSampled. Discover all O'Donel Levy's music connections, watch videos, Sad, Sad Simba (). 4 STARS ALL MUSIC GUIDE PERSONNEL: O'DONEL LEVY, guitar & vocals. JON FADDIS, ERNIE ROYAL, LEW SOLOFF, BURT COLLINS, trumpet. BILL WATROUS, trombone.