I Believe in Music

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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Louis Jordan's final recording he died 15 months later, I Believe in Music has been reissued on CD, along with six previously unreleased selections. Although Jordan had not been a hitmaker in around 20 years and had been somewhat neglected during the decade before the set, he was still in his musical prime both vocally and instrumentally. The altoist is teamed with tenorman Irv Cox and a rhythm section led by pianist Duke Burrell. There are a few remakes of past hits including "Caldonia," "Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby," "Saturday Night Fish Fry" and "I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town", along with newer jump material. Jordan is in good form and high spirits ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Louis Jordan's final recording he died 15 months later, I Believe in Music has been reissued on CD, along with six previously unreleased selections. Although Jordan had not been a hitmaker in around 20 years and had been somewhat neglected during the decade before the set, he was still in his musical prime both vocally and instrumentally. The altoist is teamed with tenorman Irv Cox and a rhythm section led by pianist Duke Burrell. There are a few remakes of past hits including "Caldonia," "Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby," "Saturday Night Fish Fry" and "I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town", along with newer jump material. Jordan is in good form and high spirits throughout this date. Recommended.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/26/2007
  • Label: Imports
  • EAN: 3448961087628
  • Catalog Number: 694563
  • Sales rank: 234,090

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Louis Jordan Primary Artist, Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Louis Myers Guitar
Fred Below Drums
Duke Burrell Bass, Piano
Irv Cox Tenor Saxophone
John Duke Bass
Archie Taylor Drums
Dave Myers Bass
Technical Credits
Gene Ammons Composer
Jimmy McGriff Composer
Disques Black and Blue Producer
Jerry Gordon Producer, Reissue Producer
Ben Raleigh Composer
Dominque Samarcq Engineer
Irv Taylor Composer
Will Weldon Composer
Fred Bouchard Liner Notes
Dave Shirk Engineer
Ollie Shepard Composer
Al Carters Composer
Waters Composer
Jacobs Composer
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