Beautiful (Candido Camero album)

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Beautiful
Beautiful (Candido Camero album).jpg
Studio album by Candido Camero
Released 1970
Recorded October 20 & 27, 1970
Genre Jazz
Length 46:42
Label Blue Note
Producer Joe Cain
Candido Camero chronology
Man of a Thousand Fingers
(1969)
Beautiful
(1970)
Drum Fever
(1973)

Beautiful is an album by Cuban jazz percussionist Candido Camero recorded in 1970 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Matt Collar awarded the album 3 stars stating "Beautiful isn't the most essential of Candido's recordings, but should hold a fascination for funk-jazz enthusiasts".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Joe Cain and Candido Camero except as indicated
  1. "I'm on My Way" (Richie Havens) - 3:11
  2. "Tic Tac Toe" (Steve Cropper, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Al Jackson, Jr., Booker T. Jones) - 4:03
  3. "Hey, Western Union Man" (Jerry Butler, Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff) - 3:29
  4. "Serenade to a Savage" (Joe Garland) - 4:36
  5. "New World in the Morning" (Roger Whittaker) - 3:28
  6. "Beautiful" - 2:54
  7. "I Shouldn't Believe" (Kelly Montgomery) - 3:26
  8. "Money Man" - 5:07
  9. "Ghana Spice, Pt. 1" - 3:06
  10. "Ghana Spice, Pt. 2" - 4:22
    • Recorded at A&R Studios in New York City on October 20 (tracks 1-3 & 5) and October 27 (tracks 4 & 6-10), 1970.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blue Note Records discography accessed January 2, 2011
  2. ^ a b Collar, M. Allmusic Review accessed January 2, 2011