Soul Searching (Shirley Scott album)

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Soul Searching
Soul Searching (Shirley Scott album).jpg
Studio album by Shirley Scott
RecordedDecember 4, 1959
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
PRLP 7173
ProducerEsmond Edwards
Shirley Scott chronology
Jaws in Orbit
Soul Searching
Shirley's Sounds
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[1]

Soul Searching is an album by organist Shirley Scott for the Prestige label which was recorded in 1959.[2]


The Allmusic review stated "Soul Searching spotlights Shirley Scott's accelerated development as a composer... each song is a model of energy and efficiency as tight as an outgrown pair of shoes".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Shirley Scott except as indicated

  1. "Duck and Rock"- 5:35
  2. "Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good to You" (Don Redman, Andy Razaf) - 4:50
  3. "Yes Indeed" (Sy Oliver) - 5:53
  4. "Boss" – 4:32
  5. "Moanin'" (Bobby Timmons) - 5:35
  6. "Plunk, Plunk, Plunk" - 4:33
  7. "You Won't Let Me Go" (Buddy Johnson) - 4:32
  8. "Soul Searchin'" - 4:30



  1. ^ a b Ankeny, J. Allmusic Review accessed June 28, 2012
  2. ^ Payne, D. Shirley Scott discography accessed June 28, 2012