Goin' Latin

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Goin' Latin
Studio album by Ramsey Lewis
Released 1967
Recorded Dec 21, 1966-Dec 23, 1966
Genre Jazz
Label Cadet
LPS-790
Producer Esmond Edwards
Ramsey Lewis chronology
The Movie Album
(1966)
Goin' Latin
(1966)
Dancing in the Street
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Goin' Latin is a studio jazz album with Latin percussion and style by Ramsey Lewis which was released on Cadet Records in 1967. The album reached number 2 and number 16 on the Billboard Black and Jazz Albums Charts.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Hey, Mrs. Jones" (Marion Miller, Robert L. Reagan) 4:01
  2. "Summer Samba" (Marcos Valle, Norman Gimbel, Paulo Sérgio Valle) 3:09
  3. "One, Two, Three" (David White, John Medora, Leonard Borisoff) 3:26
  4. "Free Again" (Joss Baselli, Armand Canfora, Robert Colby, Michel Jourdan) 2:56
  5. "Down by the Riverside" (Traditional; adapted by Esmond Edwards) 3:43

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Blue Bongo" (Richard Evans) — 4:19
  2. "I'll Wait for You" (Richard Evans) — 3:17
  3. "Function at the Junction" (Edward Holland, Jr., Shorty Long, Lamont Dozier) — 3:04
  4. "Spanish Grease" (Willie Bobo, Melvin Lastie) — 3:11
  5. "Lara's Theme (Somewhere My Love)" [from Doctor Zhivago] (Maurice Jarre, Paul Francis Webster) — 2:36
  6. "Cast Your Fate to the Wind" (Vince Guaraldi) — 3:12

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Charts[edit]

Album – Billboard[2]
Year Chart Position
1967 Black Albums 16
1967 Jazz Albums 2
1967 Pop Albums 95
Singles – Billboard
Year Single Chart Position
1967 "One, Two, Three" Pop Singles 67


Personnel[edit]

  • Cleveland Eaton - Bass
  • Ramsey Lewis - Piano, Keyboards
  • Maurice White - Drums
  • Doug Brand - Supervising Engineer
  • Don Bronstein - Photography
  • Brian Christian - Engineer
  • Esmond Edwards - Producer, Adaptation, Supervisor
  • Richard Evans - Arranger
  • Tom Gorman - Cover Design
  • Hollis King - Art Direction
  • Erick Labson - Mastering
  • Andy McKaie - Reissue Supervisor
  • Shigeo Miyamoto - Mastering
  • Cameron Mizell - Production Coordination
  • Isabelle Wong - Design

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