Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Thrill Is Gone
5 5:27
2 Paying the Cost to Be the Boss
2:35
3 Don’t Answer the Door, Parts One & Two
5:12
4 I Like to Live the Love
3:32
5 How Blue Can You Get
2:44
6 Why I Sing the Blues
8:40
7 Chains and Things
4:56
8 To Know You Is to Love You
3:52
9 When Love Comes to Town (7″ edit & mix)
4:15
10 Playin’ With My Friends
5:21
11 Never Make Your Move Too Soon
5:32
12 Better Not Look Down
3:24
13 There Must Be a Better World Somewhere
3:48
14 Hummingbird
4:36
15 Everyday I Have the Blues (live)
2:40
16 Sweet Little Angel (live)
3:46
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Help the Poor
B.B. King 2:40
2 So Excited
B.B. King 5:36
3 Broken Heart
B.B. King 2:46
4 Ghetto Woman
B.B. King 5:17
5 Ain’t Nobody Home
B.B. King 3:17
6 Darlin’ You Know I Love You
B.B. King 4:50
7 In the Midnight Hour
B.B. King 3:24
8 Into the Night
B.B. King 4:11
9 My Lucille
B.B. King 3:42
10 The Blues Come Over Me
B.B. King 5:15
11 Since I Met You Baby
Gary Moore & B.B. King 2:53
12 I’m Moving On
B.B. King 4:17
13 Let the Good Times Roll (live)
B.B. King 5:31
14 Woke Up This Mornin’ (live)
B.B. King 1:50
15 Three O’Clock Blues (live)
B.B. King 3:17
16 Please Love Me (live)
B.B. King 3:03
17 Caldonia (live)
B.B. King 4:01
18 Rock Me Baby (live)
B.B. King 3:28

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Robert Cray (track 10)
Dennis Walker (track 10)
B.B. King (track 2)
lyricist:
B.B. King (track 2)
performer:
Robert Cray (track 10)
writer:
Rick Darnell (1951) (track 1)
Roy Hawkins (1951) (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Apollo Theater in New York, New York, United States (1990-11-10) (track 2)
remasters:
sampled by:
m.A.A.d city by Kendrick Lamar feat. MC Eiht (track 7)
recording of:
The Thrill Is Gone (1951 blues song) (track 1)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Leo Lauchie (1964-11-21) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Klaus Voormann (track 4)
trumpet:
Kenny Sands (1964-11-21) (track 1)
drums:
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (track 4)
Ringo Starr (track 4)
Sonny Freeman (1964-11-21) (track 1)
guitar:
B.B. King (track 4)
Mac Rebennack (aka Dr. John) (track 4)
B.B. King (1964-11-21 – 1964-11-24) (track 1)
electric piano:
Jim Price (horn session musician) (track 4)
piano:
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (track 4)
Duke Jethro (1964-11-21) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Johnny Board (1964-11-21) (track 1)
Bobby Forte (1964-11-21) (track 1)
composer:
Jerry Jemmott (track 2)
B.B. King (track 2)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 5)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 1)
lyricist:
Jerry Ragovoy (track 5)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 1)
performer:
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 11)
vocals:
B.B. King (track 4)
B.B. King (1964-11-21) (track 1)
writer:
Dave Clark (record promoter and musical consultant who worked with B.B. King) (track 4)
B.B. King (track 4)
live cover recording of:
Help the Poor (track 1)
recording of:
Ghetto Woman (track 4)
So Excited (track 2)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q5771952 [info]
Wikipedia: en: His Definitive Greatest Hits [info]