Struttin'

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Struttin'
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Studio album by The Meters
Released June 1970
Genre Funk
Length 40:27
Label Josie
JOS-4012
Producer Allen Toussaint, Marshall Sehorn
The Meters chronology
Look-Ka Py Py
(1970)
Struttin'
(1970)
Cabbage Alley
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau B+ [2]

Struttin' is the third studio album by the funk group The Meters, released in 1970 by Josie Records. The first single was the song "Chicken Strut". It reached #11 on the U.S. R&B Singles chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Ziggy Modeliste, Leo Nocentelli, George Porter, Jr. and Art Neville, except as noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Chicken Strut"   3:14
2. "Liver Splash"   2:42
3. "Wichita Lineman" Jimmy Webb 2:59
4. "Joog"   2:13
5. "Go for Yourself"   3:12
6. "Same Old Thing"   2:50
7. "Handclapping Song"   2:56
8. "Darling Darling Darling" Roquel Davis 2:54
9. "Tippi-Toes"   2:29
10. "Britches"   2:52
11. "Hey! Last Minute"   3:00
12. "Ride Your Pony" Naomi Neville 3:22
2001 digitally remastered CD bonus tracks
No. Title Length
13. "Funky Meters' Soul" 2:57
14. "Meter Strut" 2:47

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from AllMusic and Discogs.[4][5]

Additional composition
Production
  • Allen Toussaint – producer
  • Marshall Sehorn – producer
  • Tim Livingston – project manager
  • David Smith – recording and mixing engineer
  • Bob Irwin – mastering
  • Rich Russell – package design

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Allmusic: Struttin' – review". allmusic.com. Archived from the original on December 18, 2015. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Meters". RobertChristgau.com. Archived from the original on March 28, 2012. Retrieved 3 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "Allmusic: Struttin' – awards". allmusic.com. Archived from the original on December 18, 2015. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Allmusic: Struttin' – credits". allmusic.com. Archived from the original on January 10, 2016. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Discogs: The Meters – Struttin'". Discogs. Archived from the original on January 10, 2016. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 

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