Mostly Blues...and Some Others

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Mostly Blues...and Some Others
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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
(1983)
Fancy Pants
(1983)Fancy Pants1983
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
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

Personnel[edit]

Known as "The Kansas City Septem"

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