Sammy Turner

Lavender Blue Moods (600898)

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Lavender Blue Moods

Sammy Turner

Soul Jam

8436559462594

SOU 150186

600898

SOUL

1

CD 8,26 €

INCLUDES 11 BONUS TRACKS

This essential release presents Sammy Turner’s underrated debut long play, Lavender Blue Moods – which was originally issued in 1960 by the Big Top label. In addition to the original album, this remastered collector’s release also contains 11 bonus tracks, consisting of over-looked sides also issued by Big Top during the same period, between 1959 and 1961. This CD is truly an oldie goldie treasure, as well as an indispensable set for any aficionado of early soul.

PERSONNEL:

SAMMY TURNER, lead vocals, plus:

Tracks 1-12: Orchestra arranged and conducted by Stan Applebaum,
also featuring King Curtis (tenor saxophone).
Recorded in New York, 1959-1960.
Tracks 13, 15-20, & 23: Unidentified personnel.
Recorded in New York, 1959-1961.
Track 14: Unidentified personnel.
Recorded in New York, 1961.
Tracks 21 & 22: The Twisters. Unidentified personnel.
Recorded in New York, 1959.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET

TRACKS

01. Honey
02. I’d Be a Fool Again
03. Fools Fall in Love
04. Paradise
05. I Want to Be Loved
06. Lavender Blue
07. The Things I Love
08. I Can Dream, Can’t I?
09. Wrapped Up in a Dream
10. Falling
11. Symphony
12. Always
BONUS TRACKS
13. Let’s Donkey on Down
14. Raincoat in the River
15. Goodnight Irene
16. Stay My Love
17. Pour it On
18. The Fool of the Year
19. Little Sir Echo
20. Starlight, Starbright
21. Thunderbolt
22. Sweet Annie Laurie
23. Love Keeps Calling

TOTAL TIME: 53:49