Sleeping Gypsy (album)

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Sleeping Gypsy
Michael Franks Sleeping Gypsy CD.jpg
Studio album by Michael Franks
Released 1977 on vinyl record
1990 on CD
Genre Jazz
Length 38:49
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Tommy LiPuma
Michael Franks chronology
The Art of Tea
(1976)The Art of Tea1976
Sleeping Gypsy
(1977)
Burchfield Nines
(1978)Burchfield Nines1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
Robert ChristgauB[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[3]

Sleeping Gypsy is a jazz vocal album by Michael Franks, released in 1977 with Warner Bros. Records.[4] It was Franks' third studio album after The Art of Tea and prior to Burchfield Nines.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."The Lady Wants To Know"Michael Franks4:45
2."I Really Hope It's You"Michael Franks4:54
3."In The Eye Of The Storm"Michael Franks5:55
4."B'wana-He No Home"Michael Franks4:57
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Don't Be Blue"Michael Franks, John Guerin3:28
2."Antonio's Song (The Rainbow)"Michael Franks5:03
3."Chain Reaction"Michael Franks, Joe Sample5:14
4."Down In Brazil"Michael Franks4:33

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Support[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "AllMusic review". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-01-26. 
  2. ^ "Consumer Guide Review". Robert Cristgau. 1977. Retrieved 2012-02-11. 
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 79. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  4. ^ "Discography in Order of Release". MichaelFranks.com. Retrieved 2012-01-26. 
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