I Need Some Money

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I Need Some Money
Studio album by Eddie Harris
Released 1975
Recorded July 15 and December 2, 1974
Paragon Studios, Chicago
Genre Jazz
Length 45:00
Label Atlantic
SD 1669
Producer Geoffrey Haslam
Eddie Harris chronology
Is It In
(1973)
I Need Some Money
(1974)
Bad Luck Is All I Have
(1975)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

I Need Some Money is an album by American jazz saxophonist Eddie Harris recorded in 1974 and released on the Atlantic label.[2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review stated "Eddie Harris finally steps out as a singer in the first of a series of humorous hard-luck songs that would be the flagships of his next few LPs... In any case, the thing he still does best here is ride a groove, the best of which is the extremely danceable... There are indications, though, that Harris' repertoire of funk sax licks is beginning to run a bit thin".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Eddie Harris except as indicated

  1. "I Need Some Money" (Harris, Bradley Bobo, Durf, Ronald Muldrow) - 3:10
  2. "Get On Down" (Calvin Barnes, Durf, Ronald Muldrow, Rufus Reid) - 9:48
  3. "Time to Do Your Thing" (Sara E. Harris) - 6:12
  4. "Carnival" - 4:14
  5. "Don't Want Nobody" (Sara E. Harris) - 11:52
  6. "Bumpin" (Harris, Ronald Muldrow) - 4:11
  7. "That's It" - 5:31
  • Recorded at Paragon Studios in Chicago on July 15 (tracks 2 & 4-6) and December 2 (tracks 1, 3 & 7), 1974

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed May 14, 2012
  2. ^ Atlantic Records discography accessed May 14, 2012