On his debut album Takin' Off. Later used in the Stephen Soderbergh film Out Of Sight.
Baba Brooks [ska version]
Bretell's [as Marchand de melons]
Manfred Mann [introduced it on the BBC in '64]
Herbie Hancock [new version on jazz bestseller Headhunters]
Poppy Ajudha [on Blue Note Re:Imagined as Watermelon Man (Under The Sun)]
Not the be confused with Oscar Brown Jr's two year older Watermelon Man.