Greatest Hits

Cannonball Adderley

Greatest Hits MP3 MCD 9275 25
  • CAT # MCD-9275-25

    1. This Here (aka Dis Hyunh) 11:28
    2. Work Song (instrumental) 4:12
    3. Sack O' Woe 4:24
    4. Gemini 11:46
    5. Jive Samba 11:30
    6. Things Are Getting Better 7:14
    7. Waltz For Debby (Quartet) 5:12
    8. African Waltz 2:08

Way back in 1962, when the original vinyl version of this collection was released, Julian Adderley was king of the hill, the warm, witty, charmingly loquacious leader of perhaps the hottest jazz band in the land. It was at that particular point a sextet, but it had first burst upon the scene late in 1959 as the Cannonball Adderley Quintet, specializing in a soulful, joyously rhythmic brand of jazz that attracted and satisfied audiences on a thriving nightclub circuit that stretched across the country. –Orrin Keepnews

Find out more about Cannonball Adderley

RECENT RELATED RELEASE

An exceedingly excellent live date from the legendary Village Vanguard, In New York captures the recording debut of the Adderley Sextet and finds… More

MORE RELEASES FROM CANNONBALL ADDERLEY

This title provides ample evidence why alto Cannonball Adderley is considered one of the masters of his craft. Here he joins forces with Modern… More
Concord Music Group is launching five new titles in its Very Best Of jazz series, which showcases some of the very best tracks culled from the… More
During his 16-album tenure with Riverside from 1958-63, Cannonball Adderley was given free rein to record whatever he wanted (a far cry from… More
Very few true jazz musicians can draw from a catalog of greatest hits, and the alto (and sometime soprano) saxophonist Julian… More