Cry Young

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Cry Young
Cry Young.jpg
Studio album by Ahmad Jamal
Released 1967
Recorded June 12–13, 1967
Studio Fine Recording Studios, New York
Genre Jazz
Length 33:09
Label Cadet
LPS-792
Producer Dick LaPalm
Ahmad Jamal chronology
Standard Eyes
(1967)Standard Eyes1967
Cry Young
(1967)
The Bright, the Blue and the Beautiful
(1968)The Bright, the Blue and the Beautiful1968
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Cry Young is an album by American jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal featuring performances recorded in 1967 and released on the Cadet label.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars calling it a "Fine, enjoyable date from his peak period of popularity".[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "A Beautiful Friendship" (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) – 3:07
  2. "Where Is Love?" (Lionel Bart) – 2:34
  3. "Little Ditty" (Ahmad Jamal) – 2:23
  4. "Who Needs Manhattan" (Bob Williams) – 3:54
  5. "Minor Moods" (Jamal, Jamil Nasser) – 2:21
  6. "Cry Young" (Williams) – 3:43
  7. "Nature Boy" (eden ahbez) – 3:15
  8. "There Are Such Things" (Stanley Adams, Abel Baer, George W. Meyer) – 3:24
  9. "Call Me Irresponsible" (Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn) – 2:53
  10. "Tropical Breeze" (Nasser) – 3:00
  11. "C'est si Bon" (Henri Betti) – 2:35

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wynn, R. Allmusic Review accessed May 18, 2012
  2. ^ Ahmad Jamal discography accessed May 18, 2012