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All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Altoist Tab Smith, who first gained recognition with Count Basie's orchestra in the mid-'40s, became an unexpected R&B star in the early '50s, thanks in large part to his hit version of "Because of You." Between 1951-1957, Smith recorded 90 songs for the United Record Company, of which only 48 were issued. Delmark, in their CD reissue series, came out with all of the music in chronological order. This first release has the initial 20 including the hit, and Tab Smith sounds fine on the sweet ballads, blues, and concise jump tunes. The backup crew includes trumpeter Sonny Cohn, tenor Leon Washington, and either Lavern Dillon or Teddy ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Scott Yanow
Altoist Tab Smith, who first gained recognition with Count Basie's orchestra in the mid-'40s, became an unexpected R&B star in the early '50s, thanks in large part to his hit version of "Because of You." Between 1951-1957, Smith recorded 90 songs for the United Record Company, of which only 48 were issued. Delmark, in their CD reissue series, came out with all of the music in chronological order. This first release has the initial 20 including the hit, and Tab Smith sounds fine on the sweet ballads, blues, and concise jump tunes. The backup crew includes trumpeter Sonny Cohn, tenor Leon Washington, and either Lavern Dillon or Teddy Brannon on piano.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/18/1993
  • Label: Delmark
  • UPC: 038153044725
  • Catalog Number: 447
  • Sales rank: 163,013

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Because of You (3:11)
  2. 2 Slow Motion (2:50)
  3. 3 Dee Jay Special (2:55)
  4. 4 Sin (3:11)
  5. 5 Under a Blanket of Blue (3:20)
  6. 6 How Can You Say We're Thru (2:55)
  7. 7 Wig Song (2:48)
  8. 8 Hands Across the Table (2:27)
  9. 9 One Man Dip (2:51)
  10. 10 Down Beat (2:56)
  11. 11 Brown Baby (3:04)
  12. 12 Knotty-Headed Women (2:29)
  13. 13 Boogie Joogie (2:49)
  14. 14 Can't We Take a Chance (2:42)
  15. 15 All My Life (3:07)
  16. 16 Jump Time (2:31)
  17. 17 This Love of Mine (3:23)
  18. 18 Ain't Got Nobody (2:52)
  19. 19 Love Is a Wonderful Thing (2:58)
  20. 20 Nursery Rhyme Jump (2:27)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Tab Smith Primary Artist, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Vocals
Louis Blackwell Vocals
Teddy Brannon Piano
Sonny Cohn Trumpet
Lavern Dillon Piano
Walter Johnson Drums
Wilfred Middlebrooks Bass
Leon Washington Tenor Saxophone
Technical Credits
Hound Dog Taylor Composer
Leonard Allen Producer
Arthur Hammerstein Composer
Robert G. Koester Producer, Liner Notes
Jerry Livingston Composer
Al J. Neiburg Composer
Bill Putnam Engineer
Henry W. Sanicola Jr. Composer
Sam H. Stept Composer
Marty Symes Composer
Lewis Simpkins Producer
Dudley Wilkinson Composer
Jean Delettre Composer
Steve Wagner Producer
Sol Parker Composer
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