Live at PJ's

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Live at PJ's
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Live album by Kool and the Gang
Released October 1971
Recorded 29 May 1971,
live at P.J.'s, West Hollywood
Genre Funk, Soul jazz
Length 46:06
Label De-Lite
Producer Gene Redd
Kool and the Gang chronology
Live at the Sex Machine
Live at PJ's
Music Is the Message
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Live at PJ's is the third album released by the funk band Kool and the Gang. The album was released in 1971, recorded at P.J.'s, a popular nightclub and music venue in West Hollywood, California from 1961 to 1973. The band's huge commercial success would not come until a few albums later.

Track listing[edit]

Side 1
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "N.T." Gene Redd, Kool & the Gang 6:29
2. "Ricksonata" Kool & the Gang 5:39
3. "Sombrero Sam" Charles Lloyd 6:42
4. "Ronnie's Groove" Redd, Kool & the Gang 2:57
Side 2
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Ike's Mood" Isaac Hayes, Barry Mann 5:01
2. "You've Lost That Loving Feeling" Cynthia Weil, Phil Spector 4:59
3. "Lucky for Me" Charles Smith 3:02
4. "Dujii" Rick Westfield 6:02

The track "N.T." (short for "No Title") was replaced with "The Penguin" on the UK LP.[2]

The 1999 CD release combined "Ike's Mood" and "You've Lost That Loving Feeling" into one track and included both "N.T." and "The Penguin".[3]