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Fugg It!!! The Very Best of Redd Foxx

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Fugg It!!! The Very Best of Redd Foxx

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Redd Foxx
Producers:
Relativity, Repeat
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B

Drawn from Foxx’s ’50s and ’60s nightclub gigs, these 98 rapid-fire gags are remarkable for two reasons: The material on Fugg It!!! The Very Best of Redd Foxx — ranging from gibes at the KKK to sexual double entendres — sounds dated only occasionally. And even decades before Sanford & Son, Foxx had mastered the quintessential crusty old man delivery. The recordings’ wildly varying sound quality serves mainly to enhance the dirtiness of the jokes. B