Mostly Blues...and Some Others

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Mostly Blues...and Some Others
Studio album by Count Basie
Released 1983
Recorded June 22, 1983
Genre Jazz
Length 44:42
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Count Basie chronology
Me and You
(1983)Me and You1983
Mostly Blues...and Some Others
Fancy Pants
(1983)Fancy Pants1983
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Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Mostly Blues...and Some Others is a 1983 studio album by Count Basie. [2] This was his last recording and last album before he died in 1984.

Track listing[edit]

1. "I'll Always Be in Love with You" (Bud Green, Ruby, Sam H. Stept) – 5:57
(Note: the actual length of "I'll Always Be in Love with You" is 08:13 in spite of the official Pablo information)
2. "Snooky" (Count Basie) – 3:42
3. "Blues for Charlie Christian" (Basie) – 5:24
4. "Jaws" (Basie) – 5:34
5. "I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)" (Doc Daugherty, Al J. Neiburg, Ellis Reynolds) – 4:29
6. "I Want a Little Girl" (Murray Mencher, Billy Moll) – 4:58
7. "Blues in C" (Louis Bellson, Benny Carter, Art Tatum) – 6:58
8. "Brio" (Basie, Joe Pass) – 4:42


Known as "The Kansas City Septem"