Cannonball Adderley – Somethin’ Else (Album)

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Somethin’ Else is an album by American jazz saxophonist Julian “Cannonball” Adderley, recorded on March 9, 1958 and released on Blue Note in August later that year—his only album for the label.

“One of the most gloriously laid-back blowing sessions of the hard bop era” – Rovi Staff/AllMusic.

Track listing:

1. “Autumn Leaves” Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert 10:55
2. “Love for Sale” Cole Porter 7:01
3. “Somethin’ Else” Miles Davis 8:15
4. “One for Daddy-O” Nat Adderley 8:26
5. “Dancing in the Dark” Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz 4:07
6. “Bangoon” (aka “Alison’s Uncle”) Hank Jones 5:05


Cannonball Adderley – alto saxophone
Miles Davis – trumpet
Hank Jones – piano
Sam Jones – bass
Art Blakey – drums


Released: August 1958
Recorded: March 9, 1958
Studio: Van Gelder Studio
Hackensack, NJ
Length: 38:44
Label: Blue Note
BLP 1595
Producer: Alfred Lion