The Complete Yusef Lateef

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The Complete Yusef Lateef
Studio album by Yusef Lateef
Released 1968
Recorded June 1, 1967
New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 38:26
Label Atlantic
SD 1499
Producer Joel Dorn
Yusef Lateef chronology
The Golden Flute
(1966)
The Complete Yusef Lateef
(1967)
The Blue Yusef Lateef
(1968)

The Complete Yusef Lateef is an album by multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef recorded in 1967 and released on the Atlantic label.[1]

Reception[edit]

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

The Allmusic site awarded the album 4 stars stating "The title of this album is misleading in that it may suggest to the casual viewer a retrospective. It is anything but. Lateef is referring here to the complete in the sense that it contains the completeness of his musical vision at a given time... an album that is as fine as any of his Prestige or Impulse! recordings".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Yusef Lateef except as indicated

  1. "Rosalie" (Traditional) - 5:28
  2. "In the Evening" (Leroy Carr, Don Raye) - 6:41
  3. "Kongsberg" - 6:12
  4. "Stay With Me" (Carolyn Leigh, Jerome Moross) - 5:21
  5. "Sea Line Woman" (Traditional) - 6:24
  6. "Brother" - 4:57
  7. "You're Somewhere Thinking of Me" - 3:23

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yusef Lateef discography accessed July 19, 2012
  2. ^ a b Jurek, T. Allmusic Review, accessed July 19, 2012