Mandrill (album)

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Mandrill
Mandrill album.jpg
Studio album by Mandrill
Released 1971
Recorded Winter 1970 at Electric Lady Studios, New York City, New York
Genre Soul Funk
Length 25:03
Label Polydor Records
Producer Mandrill
Beau Ray Fleming
Mandrill chronology
Mandrill
(1971)
Mandrill Is
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Mandrill is the debut album by Brooklyn, New York based band Mandrill released in 1971. The album peaked at number twenty-seven on the Billboard R&B albums chart.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Mandrill" - 4:20
  2. "Warning Blues" - 4:33
  3. "Symphonic Revolution" - 5:22
  4. "Rollin' On" - 7:41
  5. "Peace and Love (Amani Na Mapenzi) Movement I (Birth)" - 1:50
  6. "Peace and Love (Amani Na Mapenzi) Movement II (Now)" - 1:45
  7. "Peace and Love (Amani Na Mapenzi) Movement III (Time)" - 2:15
  8. "Peace and Love (Amani Na Mapenzi) Movement IV (Encounter)" - 6:05
  9. "Peace and Love (Amani Na Mapenzi) Movement V (Beginning)" - 2:05
  10. "Chutney" - 3:07

Personnel[edit]

  • Carlos Wilson - Flute, Trombone, Guitar, Vocals
  • Lou Wilson - Percussion, Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Vocals
  • Ric Wilson - Saxophone, Percussion, Vocals
  • Claude Cave - Keyboards, Vibraphone, Percussion, Vocals
  • Bundy Cenac - Bass, Percussion, Vocals
  • Omar Mesa - Guitar, Percussion, Vocals
  • Charles Padro - Drums, Percussion, Vocals

Charts[edit]

Chart (1971) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 48
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 27

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
Pop
1971 "Mandrill" 94

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bush, John. Mandrill: Mandrill > 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. 

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