Willis Jackson - Cool Gator
Label: Original Jazz Classics ‎– OJC-220, Prestige ‎– P-7172
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo, Reissue
Country: US
Date of released: 1986
Category: Jazz
Style: Soul-Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: Willis Jackson
Album's name: Cool "Gator"
ZIP archive size: 1677

Willis Jackson - Cool Gator


A1 Keep On A' Blowin'
A2 How Deep Is The Ocean
A3 On The Sunny Side Of The Street
B1 Blue Strollin'
B2 The Man I Love
B3 A Smooth One

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Fantasy, Inc.


  • Drums – Alvin Johnson
  • Guitar – Bill Jennings
  • Liner Notes – Dale Wright
  • Organ – Jack McDuff*
  • Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Tenor Saxophone – Willis Jackson


US stereo reissue of Prestige's 1959 LP (also released as 'Keep On A Blowin')

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1): P (AP) A OJC 220 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2): P (AP) A OJC 220 B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PR 7172 Willis Jackson Cool "Gator" ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Prestige PR 7172 US 1960
PR 7172 Willis Jackson Keep On A Blowin' ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Prestige PR 7172 US Unknown
PR 7172 Willis Jackson Keep On A Blowin' ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Prestige PR 7172 US 1959
PRST 7830 Willis Jackson Keep On A Blowin ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Prestige PRST 7830 US 1970


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