Golden Boy (Art Blakey album)

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Golden Boy
Studio album by Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers
Released 1964
Recorded 1964
New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Colpix
CP 478
Producer Jack Lewis
Art Blakey chronology
Indestructible
(1964)
Golden Boy
(1964)
'S Make It
(1965)

Golden Boy (Full title Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers play selections from the new musical Golden Boy) is an album by drummer Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers performing compositions by Lee Adams and Charles Strouse written for the musical Golden Boy which was recorded in 1964 and originally released on the Colpix label.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[3]

Allmusic awarded the album 2 stars.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lee Adams and Charles Strouse

  1. "Theme from Golden Boy" - 5:35
  2. "Yes I Can" - 5:25
  3. "Lorna's Here" - 5:09
  4. "This Is the Life" - 5:56
  5. "There's a Party" - 5:00
  6. "I Want to Be with You" - 4:03

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Art Blakey discography accessed June 21, 2013
  2. ^ Art Blakey chronology accessed June 21, 2013
  3. ^ a b Allmusic listing, accessed June 21, 2013