Bossa Nova Plus

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Bossa Nova Plus
Studio album by Willis Jackson
Released 1962
Recorded October 30, 1962
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PRLP 7260
Willis Jackson chronology
Johnny "Hammond" Cooks with Gator Tail
Bossa Nova Plus
Neapolitan Nights

Bossa Nova Plus (also released as Shuckin') is an album by saxophonist Willis Jackson which was recorded in 1962 and released on the Prestige label.[1]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 4 stars stating "His second great album that year".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cachita" (Rafael Hernández) - 3:47
  2. "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" (George Cory, Douglass Cross) - 3:21
  3. "Amor" (Ricardo López Méndez, Gabriel Ruíz) - 7:48
  4. "Mama Inez" (L. Wolfe Gilbert, Eliseo Grenet) -
  5. "What Kind of Fool Am I?" (Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley) - 5:09
  6. "Shuckin'" (Willis Jackson) - 5:27
  • Recorded at Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on October 30, 1962



  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed February 20, 2013
  2. ^ a b Wynn, R. Allmusic listing accessed February 20, 2013