You Better Know It!!!

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You Better Know It!!!
You Better Know It!!!.jpg
Studio album by Lionel Hampton
Released 1964
Recorded October 26 & 29, 1964
Genre Jazz
Length 36:22
Label Impulse!
Producer Bob Thiele
Lionel Hampton chronology
Lionel at Malibu
(1961)
You Better Know It!!!
(1964)
Newport Uproar
(1967)

You Better Know It!!! is an album by American jazz vibraponist Lionel Hampton featuring performances recorded in 1964 for the Impulse! label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Ron Wynn warded the album 3 stars and stated "There was no wasted energy or unnecessary or exaggerated solos; just bluesy, assertive, muscular arrangements, accompaniment, and ensemble segments".[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Lionel Hampton except as indicated
  1. "Ring Dem Bells" (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) - 3:28
  2. "Vibraphone Blues" - 5:06
  3. "Tempo's Birthday" (Hampton, Joe Morris) - 3:58
  4. "Sweethearts on Parade" (Carmen Lombardo, Charles Newman) - 3:12
  5. "Moon over My Annie" (Manny Albam) - 5:32
  6. "Pick-A-Rib" (Benny Goodman, Hampton) - 3:34
  7. "Trick or Treat" (Albam) - 6:02
  8. "Cute" (Neil Hefti, Stanley Styne) - 3:05
  9. "A Taste of Honey" (Ric Marlow, Bobby Scott) - 2:43
  10. "Swingle Jingle" - 2:54
  • Recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on October 26 & 29, 1964

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Impulse! Records discography accessed June 14, 2011
  2. ^ a b Wynn, R. Allmusic Review accessed June 14, 2011