Soul Battle

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Soul Battle
Studio album by Oliver Nelson, King Curtis & Jimmy Forrest
Released May 1962[1]
Recorded September 9, 1960
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz blues
Length 37:56
Label Prestige
PRLP 7223
Producer Esmond Edwards
Oliver Nelson chronology
Soul Battle
The Blues and the Abstract Truth
(1961)The Blues and the Abstract Truth1961

Soul Battle is an album by American saxophonists Oliver Nelson, King Curtis & Jimmy Forrest.[2]Originally released in 1962 on Prestige Records, it was reissued on CD in 1991, featuring one additional track.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blues at the Five Spot" - 5:43 (Nelson)
  2. "Blues for M.F. (Mort Fega)" - 9:37 (Nelson)
  3. "Anacruses" - 5:43 (Nelson)
  4. "Perdido" - 9:22 (Juan Tizol)
  5. "In Passing" - 7:31 (Nelson)
  6. "Soul Street" - 9:07 (Jimmy Forrest) Bonus track on CD reissue