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Blue Train (Blue Note, 1958)

Blue Train was saxophonist John Coltrane’s second studio album. Blue Train was the only album he recorded for Blue Note Records as the leader and conceived personally. Blue Train was certified Gold. Four of the five tracks were written and composed by Coltrane. (The fifth track was the standard I’m Old Fashioned.) In a 1960, Coltrane claimed that Blue Train was his favorite album up to that point of his career.