Tell It...

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Tell It...
Tell It.jpg
Live album by Willis Jackson
Released 1967
Recorded March 21, 1964
The Allegro, New York City
Genre Jazz
Label Prestige
PR 7412
Producer Ozzie Cadena
Willis Jackson chronology
Soul Night/Live!
(1964)Soul Night/Live!1964
Tell It...
'Gator Tails
(1964)'Gator Tails1964

Tell It... is a live album by saxophonist Willis Jackson which was recorded in New York City in 1964 and released on the Prestige label in 1967.[1] It was the fourth album to be released from the same performance following Jackson's Action!, Live! Action, and Soul Night/Live!.


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Allmusic awarded the album 3 stars stating "It's staunch mid-'60s soul-jazz".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Willis Jackson except as indicated

  1. "I Can't Stop Loving You" (Don Gibson) - 6:34
  2. "One Mint Julep" (Rudy Toombs) - 4:05
  3. "(Up A) Lazy River" (Hoagy Carmichael, Sidney Arodin) - 3:10
  4. "Jumpin' with Symphony Sid" (Lester Young) - 4:00
  5. "Tangerine" (Victor Schertzinger, Johnny Mercer) - 3:30
  6. "Ebb Tide" (Carl Sigman, Robert Maxwell) - 4:30
  7. "Blue Gator" - 6:00
  8. "Secret Love" (Sammy Fain, Paul Francis Webster) - 3:30
  • Recorded at The Allegro in New York City on March 21, 1964



  1. ^ Prestige Records discography accessed March 6, 2013
  2. ^ a b Allmusic listing accessed March 6, 2013