Mr. Shing-A-Ling

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Mr. Shing-A-Ling
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Studio album by Lou Donaldson
Released Mid January 1968[1]
Recorded October 27, 1967
Studio Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 37:46
Label Blue Note
BST 84271
Producer Francis Wolff
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]

Mr. Shing-A-Ling is an album by jazz saxophonist Lou Donaldson recorded for the Blue Note label in 1967 and featuring Donaldson with Blue Mitchell, Lonnie Smith, Jimmy Ponder, and Leo Morris (better known as Idris Muhammad).[3]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lou Donaldson except as indicated
  1. "Ode to Billie Joe" (Bobby Gentry) - 6:33
  2. "The Humpback" - 5:28
  3. "The Shadow of Your Smile" (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) - 6:25
  4. "Peepin'" (Lonnie Smith) - 8:21
  5. "The Kid" (Harold Ousley) - 10:59



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