Mr. Rhythm

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Mr. Rhythm
Mr Rhythm.jpg
Studio album by
Released1956
RecordedDecember 18, 1955
StudioWebster Hall, New York City
GenreJazz
Length38:45
LabelRCA Victor
ProducerJack Lewis
Freddie Green chronology
Mr. Rhythm
(1956)
Rhythm Willie
(1975)

Mr. Rhythm is the sole album led by jazz guitarist Freddie Green. The album was recorded in late 1955 for RCA Victor.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review by Ronnie D. Lankford, Jr. stated "This album shows him to be a fine leader who is happy to remain in his role as rhythm guitarist. For fans of Green, and for those who enjoy swinging jazz with great soloists, Mr. Rhythm is a fine release."[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Freddie Green except where noted.

No.TitleLength
1."Up in the Blues"2:36
2."Down for the Double"4:01
3."Back and Forth"2:20
4."Free and Easy"3:27
5."Learnin' the Blues" (Delores Vicki Silvers)3:31
6."Feed Bag"3:01
7."Something's Got to Give"2:55
8."Easy Does It" (Sy Oliver, Trummy Young)3:46
9."Little Red"2:11
10."Swinging Back"3:25
11."A Date with Ray"4:55
12."When You Wish Upon a Star" (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington)2:37

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lafargue, P., Mr. Rhythm reissue liner notes, accessed December 7, 2015
  2. ^ a b Lankford Jr., Ronnie D. "Mr. Rhythm". AllMusic. Retrieved 10 January 2018.