Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boogie #1
The Sepia Tones 2:48
2 Voo-It! Voo-It!
Marion Abernathy 2:46
3 Milton’s Boogie
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:50
4 R.M. Blues
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:59
5 Rainy Day Blues
Jump Jackson Band 3:19
6 Ice Cream Freezer
Roosevelt Sykes 2:58
7 True Blues
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:49
8 Rockin’ Boogie
Joe Lutcher & His Society Cats 2:27
9 Thrill Me
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:55
10 Tear Drop Blues
Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy 2:57
11 Cadillac Boogie
Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy 2:38
12 Keep a Dollar in Your Pocket
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:23
13 Temporaneous Boogie
Camille Howard 2:06
14 You Don’t Love Me
Camille Howard 2:14
15 Fat Meat
Jim Wynn 2:40
16 Everything I Do Is Wrong
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 3:00
17 Hop, Skip, Jump
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:35
18 Careful Love
Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy 2:33
19 Big City Blues
Big Maceo 2:33
20 I Want a Roller
'Smokey' Hogg 2:51
21 The Hucklebuck
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:22
22 Fiesta in Old Mexico
Camille Howard 2:27
23 The Honeydripper
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers 3:09
24 Don’t Put Me Down
Jimmy Liggins & His Drops of Joy 2:56
25 Information Blues
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:43
26 Rag Mop
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers 3:01
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Pink Champagne
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers 3:02
2 Junior Jives
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:37
3 Where There Is No Love
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:50
4 Everything’s Gonna Be All Right Tonight
King Perry & His Pied Pipers 2:26
5 Please Send Me Someone to Love
Percy Mayfield 3 2:54
6 Strange Things Happening
Percy Mayfield 2:50
7 Little Joe’s Boogie
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers 2:51
8 Oh Babe
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:31
9 Lost Love
Percy Mayfield 2:56
10 Frankie Lee
Joe Liggins & The Honeydrippers 2:54
11 What a Fool I Was
Percy Mayfield 2:47
12 Money Blues
Camille Howard 2:30
13 It’s Later Than You Think
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:40
14 T‐Town Twist
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:49
15 I Have News for You
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:31
16 Prayin’ for Your Return
Percy Mayfield 2:57
17 Strange Angel
Bumble Bee Slim 2:40
18 Best Wishes
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:42
19 Cry Baby
Percy Mayfield 2:51
20 Love Will Make You a Slave
Lil Greenwood 3:30
21 I Can’t Lose With the Stuff I Use
Lester Williams 2:12
22 Wheel of Fortune
Four Flames 2:40
23 The Big Question
Percy Mayfield 2:52
24 Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Lloyd Price 2:30
25 So Tired
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 3:12
26 Night and Day (I Miss You So)
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 3:03
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Oooh Oooh Oooh
Lloyd Price 2:38
2 Restless Heart
Lloyd Price 2:35
3 Dream Girl
Jesse & Marvin 3:13
4 Tell Me Pretty Baby
Lloyd Price 2:17
5 Ain’t It a Shame
Lloyd Price 2:41
6 Frantic
Frank Motley & His Crew 2:41
7 Too Close to Heaven
Professor Alex Bradford 3:02
8 I’m Coming Home
The Swan Silvertones 3:02
9 I’ve Got a New Home
Pilgrim Travelers 2:29
10 One Room Country Shack
Mercy Dee Walton 2:49
11 Lucy Mae Blues
Frankie Lee Sims 2:32
12 Early in the Morning
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders 2:41
13 She’s Been Gone
H-Bomb Ferguson 2:24
14 Hard Living Alone
Floyd Dixon 3:04
15 Drunk
Jimmy Liggins & His 3‐D Music 2:32
16 I Ate the Wrong Part
Little Temple & His 88 1:56
17 Bloodstains on the Wall
Honeyboy 2:58
18 Baby Doll
Marvin & Johnny 2:22
19 The Things That I Used to Do
Guitar Slim 2 3:02
20 I’m Your Best Bet Baby
Earl King 2:20
21 No Room in the Hotel
Chosen Gospel Singers with Lou Rawls 2:22
22 I’m Mad
John Lee Hooker 2:47
23 Something’s Going on in My Room
Daddy Cleanhead 2:13
24 Zindy Lou
The Chimes 3:10
25 One More River
The Soul Stirrers 3:12
26 Where’s My Girl
Jesse Belvin 2:18
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Nite Owl
Tony Allen & the Champs 2:45
2 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 5 2:25
3 Eternity
Ernest Kador 2:13
4 Rich Woman
Li'l Millet and His Creoles 2:37
5 Squeeze Box Boogie
Clifton Chenier 1:59
6 Touch the Hem of His Garment
The Soul Stirrers 2:04
7 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 3 2:09
8 Slippin’ and Slidin’ (Peepin’ and Hidin’)
Little Richard 2:43
9 Oh‐Rooba‐Lee
Arthur Lee Maye & The Crowns 2:06
10 Gloria
Arthur Lee Maye & The Crowns 2:39
11 Cherokee Dance
Bob Landers with Willie Joe and his Unitar 2:34
12 Rip It Up
Little Richard 2:24
13 Ready Teddy
Little Richard 2:09
14 Sweet Breeze
Vernon Green & The Phantoms 2:04
15 (Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxaphone
Roy Montrell 2:25
16 She’s Got It
Little Richard 2:27
17 Heeby Jeebies
Little Richard 2:17
18 Should I Ever Love Again?
Sister Wynona Carr 2:39
19 Just to Hold My Hand
Big Boy Myles and the Sha-Weez 2:12
20 The Girl Can’t Help It
Little Richard 2:32
21 All Around the World
Little Richard 2:27
22 Oooh‐Whee Baby
Art Neville 2:11
23 Just Because
Larry Williams 2:48
24 Lucille
Little Richard 5 2:26
25 Send Me Some Lovin’
Little Richard 2:20
26 Open Up Your Heart
Eugene Church 2:39
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Our Romance
Clydie King 2:45
2 Jenny, Jenny
Little Richard 5 2:05
3 Miss Ann
Little Richard 2:17
4 Short Fat Fannie
Larry Williams 2:25
5 Leavin’ It All Up to You
Don & Dewey 2:10
6 Keep a Knockin’
Little Richard 2:17
7 Bony Moronie
Larry Williams 3:08
8 Twitchy
Willie Joe & His Unitar 2:26
9 I’ll Come Running Back to You
Sam Cooke 2:13
10 Good Golly Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:11
11 Slow Down
Larry Williams 2:45
12 Dizzy Miss Lizzy
Larry Williams 4 2:13
13 Justine
Don & Dewey 2:07
14 True Fine Mama
Little Richard 2:43
15 Ooh! My Soul
Little Richard 1:54
16 Lights Out
Jerry Byrne 1:53
17 The Love of God
Johnnie Taylor with The Soul Stirrers 2:12
18 Koko Joe
Don & Dewey 2:13
19 Baby Face
Little Richard 2:17
20 There’s a Moose on the Loose
Roddy Jackson 2:11
21 Haunted House
Johnny Fuller 2:32
22 She Said Yeah
Larry Williams 1:52
23 Bad Boy
Larry Williams 2:19
24 Farmer John
Don & Dewey 2:31
25 Big Boy Pete
Don & Dewey 2:21
26 Bama Lama Bama Loo
Little Richard 2:14

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1949-04-14) (track 19)
drums:
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1949-04-14) (track 19)
guitar:
Tampa Red (1949-04-14) (track 19)
bass:
Ransom Knowling (1949-04-14) (track 19)
piano:
Little Johnny Jones (Chicago blues pianist) (1949-04-14) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Big Maceo (1949-04-14) (track 19)

CD 2

drums:
Lee Young (40s-60s US jazz drummer) (1950-08-16) (track 5)
guitar:
Gene Phillips (1950-08-16) (track 5)
double bass:
Red Callender (1950-08-16) (track 5)
double bass [bass]:
Red Callender (1950-08-16) (track 5)
saxophone:
Richard Wells (sax) (1950-08-16) (track 5)
piano:
Eddie Beal (1950-08-16) (track 5)
Edward Truman Beal (1950-08-16) (track 5)
baritone saxophone:
Charles H. Waller (1950-08-16) (track 5)
baritone saxophone [baritone sax]:
Charles Walker (50s US R&B sax player) (1950-08-16) (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
Maxwell Davis (40s tenor sax and arranger "The Father of West Coast R&B") (1950-08-16) (track 5)
tenor saxophone [tenor sax]:
Maxwell Davis (40s tenor sax and arranger "The Father of West Coast R&B") (1950-08-16) (track 5)
Richard Wells (sax) (1950-08-16) (track 5)
composer:
Percy Mayfield (– 1950) (track 5)
lyricist:
Percy Mayfield (– 1950) (track 5)
producer:
Art Rupe (track 5)
vocals:
Percy Mayfield (1950-08-16) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Zu vü Gfühl (track 5)
recording of:
Please Send Me Someone to Love (1950-08-16) (track 5)

CD 3

composer:
Eddie Jones (US blues guitarist aka Guitar Slim) (track 19)
lyricist:
Eddie Jones (US blues guitarist aka Guitar Slim) (track 19)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 19)
later translated versions:
Fia de Hoa (track 19)
recording of:

CD 4

recorded in:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Frank Fields (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 17, 21, 24–25)
Olsie Robinson (track 16)
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Frank Fields (1956-10-16) (track 20)
drums:
Charles Connor (track 16)
Earl Palmer (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 17, 21, 24–25)
Earl Palmer (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Earl Palmer (1956-10-16) (track 20)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (tracks 7–8, 12–13)
Nathaniel Douglas (track 16)
Roy Montrell (tracks 17, 21, 24–25)
Justin Adams (1950s session guitarist) (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Roy Montrell (1956-10-16) (track 20)
bass:
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 2)
piano:
Little Richard (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 16–17, 21, 24–25)
Melvin Dowden (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Little Richard (1956-10-16) (track 20)
baritone saxophone:
Jewell Grant (track 16)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 17, 21, 24–25)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-10-16) (track 20)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 17, 21, 24–25)
Clifford Burks (track 16)
Grady Gaines (track 16)
Wilbert Smith (track 16)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-16) (track 20)
background vocals:
Junior Gordon (1956-10-16) (track 20)
Art Neville (1956-10-16) (track 20)
Adolph Smith (1950s vocalist, guitarist & songwriter) (1956-10-16) (track 20)
William Tircuit (1950s vocalist) (1956-10-16) (track 20)
composer:
Dorothy LaBostrie (tracks 2, 4)
Li’l Millet (track 4)
Joe Lubin (track 2)
John Marascalco (tracks 13, 25)
Bobby Troup (track 20)
Bob Landers (track 11)
Little Richard (track 2)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (tracks 7–8, 12–13, 16–17, 21, 24–25)
Little Richard (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Little Richard (1956-10-16) (track 20)
lyricist:
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 2)
John Marascalco (track 13)
Bobby Troup (track 20)
Bob Landers (track 11)
Little Richard (track 2)
Leo Price (track 25)
producer:
writer:
Tony Allen (Soul musician on Ebb Records) (track 1)
Robert "Bumps" Blackwell (tracks 12, 21)
Edwin Bocage (track 8)
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (tracks 8, 24)
John Marascalco (track 12)
James Smith (composer of “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 8)
Little Richard (tracks 8, 24)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 7)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 7)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 7)
Maybelle Jackson (1956-05) (track 17)
John Marascalco (1956-05) (track 17)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-09) (track 16)
John Marascalco (1956-09) (track 16)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 2)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 24)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 2)
Venice Music (tracks 7, 24)
Phonogram GmbH (1983) (track 2)
recorded at:
J&M Music Shop in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 2)
compiled in:
The Girl Can't Help It (false start & master) by Little Richard (track 20)
DJ-mixes:
edits:
All Around the World (LP master) by Little Richard (track 21)
She's Got It (master) by Little Richard (track 16)
sampled by:
Clumsy by Fergie (track 20)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 413) (track 20)
later translated versions:
Lucille (track 24)
Tutti frutti (spanish lyrics) (track 2)
Youri (track 24)
later versions:
C'est le soir (track 12)
L'Oncle John (track 7)
recording of:
Cherokee Dance (track 11)
Nite Owl (track 1)
Rich Woman (track 4)
Tutti Frutti (1955-09-14) (track 2)
Long Tall Sally (1956-02-07) (track 7)
Slippin’ and Slidin’ (1956-02-07) (track 8)
Ready Teddy (1956-05-09) (track 13)
Rip It Up (1956-05-09) (track 12)
Heeby-Jeebies (1956-07-30) (track 17)
Lucille (1956-07-30) (track 24)
All Around the World (1956-07-31) (track 21)
She's Got It (1956-09-06) (track 16)
Send Me Some Lovin’ (1956-10-16) (track 25)
The Girl Can't Help It (1956-10-16) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (tracks 12, 24)
Swing the Mood (track 2)

CD 5

bass guitar:
Frank Fields (tracks 2–3, 19)
Lloyd Lambert (track 14)
Olsie Robinson (track 6)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (1958-03-27) (track 18)
trumpet:
Renald Richard (track 14)
drums:
Charles Connor (track 6)
Oscar Moore (track 14)
Earl Palmer (tracks 2–3, 19)
Earl Palmer (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Earl Palmer (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Earl Palmer (1958-03-27) (track 18)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (track 3)
Nathaniel Douglas (track 6)
Roy Montrell (tracks 2, 19)
Rene Hall (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Rene Hall (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Melvin Jaye Glass (1958-03-27) (track 18)
René Hall (1958-03-27) (track 18)
bass:
Ted Brinson (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Ted Brinson (1958-02-19) (track 12)
alto saxophone:
Jewell Grant (1958-03-27) (track 18)
piano:
Little Richard (tracks 2–3, 6, 14, 19)
Leon M. Silby (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Dewey Terry (1958-03-27) (track 18)
baritone saxophone:
Clarence Ford (track 14)
Samuel Parker Jr. (track 6)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (tracks 2–3, 19)
Jewell Grant (1958-02-19) (track 12)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 2–3, 19)
Clifford Burks (track 6)
Grady Gaines (track 6)
Wilbert Smith (track 6)
Joseph Tillman (track 14)
Jesse James Jones (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Plas Johnson (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Plas Johnson (1958-03-27) (track 18)
background vocals and choir vocals:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 14)
composer:
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 12)
Harry Akst (– 1926) (track 19)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (– 1926) (track 19)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 14)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-01) (track 6)
Lawrence Eugene Williams (50's rocker) (1957) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (tracks 2–3, 6, 14, 19)
lyricist:
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 12)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 14)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-01) (track 6)
Lawrence Eugene Williams (50's rocker) (1957) (track 4)
orchestra:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1959-01-20) (tracks 24–25)
vocals:
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Dewey Terry (1958-03-27) (track 18)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (1958-03-27) (track 18)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (1959-01-20) (tracks 24–25)
Dewey Terry (1959-01-20) (tracks 24–25)
writer:
S. Christy (track 22)
Roddy Jackson (track 22)
Enotris Johnson (– 1956-10-15) (track 2)
Richard Wayne Penniman (– 1956-10-15) (track 2)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (– 1957-10-21) (track 24)
Dewey Terry (– 1957-10-21) (track 24)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (– 1958-03-27) (track 18)
Dewey Terry (– 1958-03-27) (track 18)
Don "Sugarcane" Harris (– 1959-01-20) (track 25)
Dewey Terry (– 1959-01-20) (track 25)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11) (track 3)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 3)
publisher:
Benny Davis Music (track 19)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
edit of:
Keep a Knockin' (slate & take 2) by Little Richard (track 6)
Ooh! My Soul (extended master) by Little Richard (track 15)
edits:
Keep A-Knockin' (master) by Little Richard (track 6)
True Fine Mama (single master) by Little Richard (track 14)
part of:
cover recording of:
Baby Face (1956-10-16) (track 19)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Hey ! Miss Ann (track 3)
recording of:
She Said, "Yeah" (track 22)
True Fine Mama (True Fine Baby) (1955-11-29) (track 14)
Miss Ann (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Jenny, Jenny (Made famous by Little Richard; Not the 867-5309 song) (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Keep a Knockin’ (Richard Penniman’s version) (1957-01-16) (track 6)
Short Fat Fanny (1957-04-26) (track 4)
Dizzy Miss Lizzy (1958-02-19) (track 12)
Koko Joe (1958-03-27) (track 18)
Big Boy Pete (1959-01-20) (track 25)
Farmer John (1959-01-20) (track 24)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 2)
version of: