Tough!

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Tough!
Studio album by Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers
Released 1966
Recorded Spring, 1957
Swedien Recording Studio, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Genre Jazz
Label Cadet
LP 4049
Art Blakey chronology
Selections from Lerner and Loewe's...
(1957)
Tough!
(1957)
A Night in Tunisia
(1957)

Tough! is an album by drummer Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers recorded in 1957 but not released on the Cadet label until 1966.[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]

  1. "Scotch Blues" (Duke Jordan) - 7:55
  2. "Flight to Jordu" (Jordan) - 7:20
  3. "Transfiguration" (Art Blakey) - 5:08
  4. "Exhibit A" (Gigi Gryce) - 6:37
  5. "Gershwin Medley: Rhapsody in Blue/Summertime/Someone to Watch Over Me/The Man I Love" (George Gershwin) - 5:57

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Art Blakey discography accessed June 4, 2013
  2. ^ Art Blakey chronology accessed June 4, 2013
  3. ^ a b Allmusic Review, accessed June 4, 2013