Yellowjackets (album)

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Yellowjackets
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 1981
StudioWarner Bros. Recording Studios, North Hollywood, CA.
GenreJazz
Length37:32
LabelWarner
ProducerTommy LiPuma
Yellowjackets chronology
Yellowjackets
(1981)
Mirage a Trois
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Yellowjackets is a self-titled debut album by the American jazz group Yellowjackets issued in June 1981 by Warner Bros. Records.[2] The album reached No. 16 on the Billboard Jazz Albums chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleMusicLength
1."Matinee Idol"Russell Ferrante5:08
2."Imperial Strut"Ferrante5:25
3."Sittin' In It"Ricky Lawson, Bobby Lyle5:06
4."Rush Hour"Ferrante, Robben Ford5:13
5."The Hornet"Jimmy Haslip, Ferrante5:29
6."Priscilla"Haslip, Ford, Chris Palmaro5:11
7."It's Almost Gone"Ferrante6:00

Personnel[edit]

[2]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1981) Peak
position
Billboard Jazz Albums[3] 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ Connolly, Dave. "Yellowjackets: Yellowjackets". allmusic.com.
  2. ^ a b "Yellowjackets: Yellowjackets". discogs.com.
  3. ^ a b "Best Selling Jazz Albums". Billboard Magazine. September 12, 1981. p. 57.