Label:Prestige – UCCO-9478
Series:Jazz Next Standard – 28
Format:CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Paper Sleeve
Released:24 Dec 2008
1Greasy Kid Stuff8:20
2I Haven't Got Anything Better To Do6:00
4Alex The Great7:15
5I Want You Back
Guitar – Joe Jones* 5:35
6John Neely-Beautiful People8:25
Record Company – Universal Classics & Jazz
Bass – Buster Williams
Design, Photography By [Cover] – Don Schlitten
Drums – Idris Muhammad
Liner Notes – Joe Segal
Photography By [Liner] – Al Johnson (2)
Piano – Harold Mabern
Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
Supervised By – Bob Porter
Tenor Saxophone, Flute – Hubert Laws
Trumpet – Lee Morgan
Comes in mini LP replica with OBI & Japanese insert.
3 is dedicated to Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, and Medgar Evers.
4 is dedicated to Harold's son Michael whose middle name is Alexander
6 is dedicated to Chicago tenorman John Neely
The album is dedicated to Britt Claude Chamble, who lost his life accidently while playing on March 20, 1970 and his family.
The children photographed on the front cover are (reading left to right) Back Row: Michael Alexander Mabern (age 6), Mr. Harold Mabern, Britt Claude Chamble (age 8).
Liner notes April 1970