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1 Simba
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:43
2 Oasis Of Dakhla
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:38
3 Maracaibo
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:54
4 Tehran
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:24
5 Pantan
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:27
6 Havana
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:05
7 Mozambique
Written-By – Les Baxter
4:09
8 Wotuka
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:23
9 Cuchibamba
Written-By – Les Baxter
2:17
10 Batumba
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:14
11 Rio
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:12
12 Zambezi
Written-By – Les Baxter
3:20
Bonus Tracks
13 Taboo
Written-By – Al Stillman, Lecuona*
2:40
14 Temptation
Written-By – A. Freed*, N.H. Brown*
2:25
15 Nightingale
Written-By – G. Rosner*, X. Cugat*
1:50
16 The Left Arm Of Buddha
Written-By – Les Baxter
1:56
17 The Poor People Of Paris
Lyrics By – Monnot*, Rouzaud*Written-By – Lawrence*
2:32
18 Unchained Melody
Written-By – Alexander North*, Hy Zaret
2:32
19 April In Portugal
Lyrics By – Kennedy*, Galhardo*Written-By – Raul Ferrão*
2:42

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Comet Records
  • Copyright (c) – Comet Records

Credits

  • Liner Notes – Stephen Thomas Erlewine

Notes

Recorded in 1955 / 1956

Written credits for Taboo are given to S.K. Stillman & Margarita Lecuona but the song was actually composed by Margarita Lecuona and Al Stillman with lyrics by Sydney King Russell (often credited as S.K. Russell).
"April in Portugal"'s composer was misspelled on sleeve as Ferraro. Unchained melody's composer Hy Zaret was misspelled on sleeve as Zareth.

"Tamboo!" originally released on LP (Capitol Records, T-655, 1955).
"The Poor People of Paris" originally released on 7" (Capitol Records, EAP 1-730, 1956).

℗&© 2006 Comet Records
Comes in a Digipak-like sleeve.

Artist on spine and CD: Les Baxter
Artist on front cover: Les Baxter His Chorus And Orchestra

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 026575 161221
  • Rights Society: SIAE

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
T655, T-655 Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra Tamboo! ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T655, T-655 US 1955
T655, T-655 Les Baxter His Chorus And Orchestra* Tamboo! ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T655, T-655 US Unknown
T655, T-655 Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra Tamboo! ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Promo) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T655, T-655 US 1955
T655, T-655 Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra Tamboo! ‎(LP, Album, RE, Mono) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T655, T-655 US 1957
T 655 Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra Tamboo! ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Capitol Records T 655 US Unknown


Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra - Tamboo!

Songer: Les Baxter, His Chorus And Orchestra

Album name: Tamboo!

Genre: Jazz, Stage & Screen, Pop

Label: Universe ‎– UV 161
Type: CD, Album, Reissue
Country: Italy
Date of released: 2006
Category: Jazz, Latin, Pop
Style: Easy Listening, Space-Age, Latin Jazz, Vocal

Size: 1818 mb.


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