Just Outside of Town

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Just Outside of Town
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Studio album by Mandrill
Released 1973
Recorded 1973 at Electric Lady Studios, The Hit Factory and Sound Ideas in New York City
Sound City in Van Nuys, Los Angeles
Genre Soul, funk
Length 38:46
Label Polydor Records
Producer Mandrill
Alfred V. Brown
Mandrill chronology
Composite Truth
Just Outside of Town

Just Outside of Town is the fourth album by Brooklyn-based soul/funk band Mandrill. Released in 1973 on Polydor Records, the album reached No. 8 on the Billboard Top Soul Albums chart.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and arranged by Mandrill

  1. "Mango Meat" 4:44
  2. "Never Die" 3:22
  3. "Love Song" 5:42
  4. "Interlude" 0:24
  5. "Fat City Strut" 3:19
  6. "Two Sisters of Mystery" 3:39
  7. "Afrikus Retrospectus" 7:42
  8. "She Ain't Lookin' Too Tough" 5:01
  9. "Aspiration Flame" 5:00



Chart (1973) Peak
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 82
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 6


Year Single Chart positions[3]
1974 "Love Song" 65
"Mango Meat" 40

Samples & Covers[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Bush, John. Mandrill: Just Outside Of Town > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Mandrill US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-14. 
  3. ^ "Mandrill US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-14.