Soul Meeting

Soul Meeting is the second studio album by Ray Charles and Milt Jackson, recorded in 1957 and released in 1961 on Atlantic Records. The album was later re-issued together with the other Charles–Jackson recording, Soul Brothers, on a 2 CD compilation together with other 'bonus' tracks from the same recording sessions.

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Soul Meeting
Studio album by Ray Charles, Milt Jackson
Released 1961
Recorded April 10, 1958
Genre R&B, jazz
Length 37:43
Label Atlantic
Producer Tom Dowd
Ray Charles chronology
The Genius Sings the Blues
(1961)The Genius Sings the Blues1961
Soul Meeting
(1961)
The Genius After Hours
(1961)The Genius After Hours1961
Alternative cover
compilation CD re-issue

Track listing

All songs composed by Ray Charles except as indicated.

Original LP release

LP side A

  1. "Hallelujah, I Love Her So" – 5:27
  2. "Blue Genius" – 6:38
  3. "X-Ray Blues" – 7:01

LP side B

  1. "Soul Meeting" (Milt Jackson) – 6:03
  2. "Love on My Mind" – 3:45
  3. "Bags of Blues" (Jackson) – 8:49

Later CD compilation/re-issue

CD disc 1

  1. "How Long Blues" (Carr) – 9:16
  2. "Cosmic Ray" – 5:23
  3. "The Genius After Hours" – 5:24
  4. "Charlesville" – 4:55
  5. "Bags Of Blues" (Jackson) – 8:50
  6. "'Deed I Do" (Hirsch, Rose) – 5:50
  7. "Blue Funk" – 8:05

CD disc 2

  1. "Soul Brothers" (Jones) – 9:34
  2. "Bag's Guitar Blues" (Jackson) – 6:27
  3. "Soul Meeting" (Jackson) – 6:04
  4. "Hallelujah, I Love Her So" – 5:29
  5. "Blue Genius" – 6:40
  6. "X-Ray Blues" – 8:10
  7. "Love On My Mind" – 3:46

Personnel

  • Ray Charles – vocals, piano, alto saxophone
  • Milt Jackson – vibraphone
  • Billy Mitchell – tenor saxophone
  • Kenny Burrell – guitar
  • Oscar Pettiford – bass
  • Percy Heath – bass
  • Connie Kay – drums
  • Art Taylor – drums
  • Tom Dowd – engineer

References

  1. Down Beat: February 14, 1963 Vol. 30, No. 4

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