The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Vol. 3 (Blue Note BLP 5070) was recorded and released in 1955 as the third of three Jay Jay Johnson albums in Blue Note's 10-inch LP Modern Jazz 5000 Series. In 1955, Blue Note released two 12 inch compilation LPs that together included all tracks from the three 10 inch LPs as well as alternate take 'bonus tracks' from the 1953 ...with Clifford Brown,... recording session: The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Volume 1 (BLP 1505) and The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, Volume 2 (BLP 1506). All of the ...Vol. 3 tracks were included on the …Volume 2 compilation LP and (after 1989) CD.