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Allen Toussaint - Southern Nights Full Album

Allen Toussaint - Southern Nights Full Album Performer: Allen Toussaint
Title: Southern Nights
Style: Rhythm & Blues, Piano Blues, Funk
Category: Soul / Blues
Date of release: 1975
Country: US
Label: Reprise Records
Catalog number: MS 2186
Size MP3: 1706 mb
Size FLAC: 2131 mb
Rating: 4.6


1Southern Nights3:35
2Country John
Baritone Vocals – Carl BlouinBass – Richy PowellDrums – Clyde WilliamsGuitar – Teddy RoyalSaxophone – Gary Brown Tenor Vocals, Alto Vocals, Flute – Lon PriceTenor Vocals, Flute – Jim Moore Trombone – Lester CalisteTrumpet – Steve HowardTrumpet, Flugelhorn – Clyde Kerr, Jr.
4When The Party 's Over2:33
7Basic Lady2:29
8You Will Not Lose3:25
9Cruel Way To Go Down3:25
10Back In Baby's Arms4:45
13What Do You Want The Girl To Do?3:36
15Last Train2:59


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
MS 2186Allen Toussaint Southern Nights ‎(LP, Album)Reprise RecordsMS 2186US1975
MS 2186Allen Toussaint Southern Nights ‎(LP, Album, TP)Reprise RecordsMS 2186US1975
MS 2186Allen Toussaint Southern Nights ‎(LP, Album, RP)Reprise RecordsMS 2186USUnknown
WPCR-729Allen Toussaint Southern Nights ‎(CD, Album, RE)Reprise RecordsWPCR-729Japan1996
REP-54.021Allen Toussaint Southern Nights ‎(LP, Album)Reprise RecordsREP-54.021Netherlands1975


  • Art DirectionEd Thrasher
  • Backing VocalsDeborah Paul, Joan Harmon, Sharon Neborn
  • BassGeorge Porter, Jr. (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)
  • CongasAlfred Roberts (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)
  • DrumsJoseph Modeliste (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)
  • EngineerKen Laxton, Roberta Grace
  • GuitarLeo Nocentelli (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)
  • Illustration [Cover Illustration]George Stavrinos, Push Pin Studios
  • OrganArthur Neville (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B5)
  • Photography By [Liner Photo]Bob Merlis
  • ProducerMarshall Sehorn
  • Written-By, Piano, Vocals [Uncredited], Backing Vocals, ProducerAllen Toussaint


Santa Maria pressing
STEREO printed on the labels, like promo label image, no timing-per-side on label

Produced for Sansu Enterprises, Inc.
Published By Marsaint Music, Inc. (BMI)

℗ 1975 Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Reprise Records, A Division Of Warner Bros. Records Inc. Made In U.S.A.


  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side label): 31,741
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side label): 31,742
  • Matrix / Runout (A-side runout, etched): MS 2186 31741-1-1A 3A 1S
  • Matrix / Runout (B-side runout, etched): MS 2186 31742-1 1B AB 1S
  • Matrix / Runout (Both runouts, stamped): TML-M


  • Recorded At – Sea-Saint Studio
  • Mixed At – Sea-Saint Studio
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Produced For – Sansu Enterprises Inc.
  • Published By – Marsaint Music, Inc.
  • Mastered At – The Mastering Lab
  • Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria


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