Donald Byrd - Royal Flush

Donald Byrd
Royal Flush
Label: Blue Note ‎– BLP 4101, Blue Note ‎– 4101
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono
Country: US
Date of released:
Category: Jazz
Style: Hard Bop, Soul-Jazz, Post Bop

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Hush
Written-By – Donald Byrd
A2 I'm A Fool To Want You
Written-By – Sinatra*, Wolf*, Herron*
A3 Jorgie's
Written-By – Donald Byrd
B1 Shangri-La
Written-By – Donald Byrd
B2 6 M's
Written-By – Byrd*
B3 Requiem
Written-By – Herbie Hancock

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Liberty Records, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Lacquer Cut At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey


  • Baritone Saxophone – Pepper Adams
  • Bass – Butch Warren
  • Design [Cover] – Reid Miles
  • Drums – Billy Higgins
  • Liner Notes – Leonard Feather
  • Photography By [Cover Photo] – Francis Wolff
  • Piano – Herbie Hancock
  • Producer – Alfred Lion
  • Recorded By [Recording By] – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Trumpet – Donald Byrd


blue & white Division Of Liberty labels; Van Gelder stamp in trailoffs

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side A): BN-LP 4101-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, side B): BN-LP 4101-B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BLP 4101 Donald Byrd Royal Flush ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Blue Note BLP 4101 US 1961
TOCJ-9157, BNST-84101 Donald Byrd Royal Flush ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Blue Note, Blue Note TOCJ-9157, BNST-84101 Japan 1999
84101, BLP-4101 / BST-84101, BST-84101 Donald Byrd Royal Flush ‎(LP, Album, RE) Blue Note, Blue Note, Blue Note 84101, BLP-4101 / BST-84101, BST-84101 US 1977
BNTJ(M) 84101 Donald Byrd Royal Flush ‎(LP, Album, RP) Blue Note BNTJ(M) 84101 South Africa Unknown
MMBST 84101, ST-84101 Donald Byrd Royal Flush ‎(2xLP, Ltd, Num, RM, 180) Music Matters Ltd., Blue Note MMBST 84101, ST-84101 US 2013