Abbey Is Blue

Abbey Lincoln

Abbey Is Blue
  • CAT # RITB-1153-2

    1. Afro-Blue 3:19
    2. Lonely House 3:39
    3. Let Up 5:29
    4. Thursday's Child 3:30
    5. Brother, Where Are You? 3:08
    6. Laugh, Clown, Laugh 5:21
    7. Come Sunday 5:13
    8. Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise 2:46
    9. Lost In The Stars 4:09
    10. Long As You're Living 2:31

Lincoln’s status as heir to the truth-telling legacy of Billie Holiday was confirmed on this, her third and most ambitious Riverside album.

Feat. Kenny Dorham, Tommy Turrentine, Julian Priester, Stanley Turrentine, Wynton Kelly, Phil Wright, Cedar Walton, Les Spann, Sam Jones, Bobby Boswell, Philly Joe Jones, Max Roach.

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