Tracklist

Medium 1: Hits and Inspirations
# Title Rating Length
1 I Can't Be Satisfied
5 2:44
2 Rollin' Stone
5 3:08
3 Louisiana Blues
5 2:55
4 Long Distance Call
5 2:41
5 Honey Bee
5 3:23
6 Country Boy
5 3:11
7 She Moves Me
5 2:58
8 Still a Fool
5 3:15
9 Standing Around Crying
5 3:23
10 She's All Right
2:36
11 Mad Love
3:04
12 I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
4 2:52
13 I Just Want to Make Love to You
5 2:51
14 I'm Ready
5 3:05
15 I Want to Be Loved
2:31
16 Manish Boy
2:57
17 Sugar Sweet
5 2:31
18 Trouble No More
5 2:41
19 Forty Days and Forty Nights
5 2:53
20 Don't Go No Further
2:56
21 Got My Mojo Working
5 2:52
22 She's Nineteen Years Old
5 3:19
23 Close to You
5 3:06
24 Tiger in Your Tank
2:17
25 You Shook Me
5 2:43
26 You Need Love
5 2:44
Medium 2: Some Roots, Recycled
# Title Rating Length
1 Kind Hearted Woman
2:38
2 Rollin' 'n' Tumblin'
3:00
3 Walkin' Blues
5 2:58
4 Howling Wolf
2:43
5 Stuff You Gotta Watch
5 2:50
6 Baby Please Don't Go
2:50
7 Smokestack Lightning
5 3:09
8 I Got to Find My Baby
2:56
9 Blues Before Sunrise
2:44
10 Grainling
2:31
11 Mean Mistreater
2:48
12 I Fell So Good
2:56
13 Baby I Done Got Wise
2:59
14 Southlound Train
5 2:55
15 When I Got to Thinking
3:08
16 Tell Me Baby
2:18
17 Lonesome Road Blues
5 3:05
18 Five Long Years
2:46
19 Elevate Me Mama
2:52
20 So Glad I'm Living
5 2:54
21 Early in the Morning
2:30
22 You Don't Have to Go
2:43
23 The Things I Used to Do
3:15
24 Good Morning Little Schoolgirl
5 3:15
25 Black Night
3:19
26 Sweet Little Angel
3:30
Medium 3: They Call Me Muddy Waters
# Title Rating Length
1 You're Gonna Miss Me
2:37
2 Mean Red Spider
5 2:17
3 Streamline Woman
5 3:18
4 Last Time I Fool Around With You
2:35
5 They Call Me Muddy Waters
3:23
6 All Night Long
2:57
7 Blow Wind Blow
5 3:11
8 This Pain
3:04
9 My Eyes Keep Me in Trouble
3:10
10 I Live the Life I Love
2:49
11 Rock Me
5 3:10
12 Look What You Done
5 2:23
13 Evil
5 2:20
14 Born Lover
2:55
15 She's Into Something
5 2:44
16 I'm Your Doctor
2:17
17 Messin' With the Man
2:16
18 Going Home
3:02
19 My Love Strikes Like Lightning
5 2:45
20 My Home Is in the Delta
5 3:59
21 My Captain
5:12
22 You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had
5 2:57
23 My John the Conquer Root
2:18
24 My Dog Can't Bark
2:53
25 Going Back to Memphis
2:42
26 When the Eagle Flies
2:44
Medium 4: Rocks Out
# Title Rating Length
1 Let Spend the Night Together
3:14
2 I'm a Man
3:25
3 Tom Cat
4:04
4 The Same Thing
5:50
5 Screaming and Crying
5:02
6 I'm the Blues
4:39
7 Rollin' and Tumblin'
4:48
8 Blues and Trouble
4:22
9 Walkin' Throu the Park
3:18
10 20 Four Hours
4:49
11 All Aboard
5 2:48
12 Key to the Highway
2:27
13 I'm Goona Move
3:57
14 Who's Gonna Be Your Sweet Man
5:06
15 Young Fashioned Ways
4:25
16 I Almost Lost My Mind
4:53
17 Going Down to Main Street
4:17
18 Born With Nothing
5:23

Credits

Medium 1: Hits and Inspirations

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1950-02) (track 2)
drums:
Fred Below (1954-01-07) (track 12)
guitar:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1950-02) (track 2)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 12)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1954-01-07) (track 12)
harmonica:
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954-01-07) (track 12)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1954-01-07) (track 12)
piano:
Otis Spann (1954-01-07) (track 12)
additional lyricist:
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 18)
composer:
Preston Foster (track 21)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (tracks 2, 21)
Willie Dixon (tracks 12–14, 23–24, 26)
Sleepy John Estes (track 18)
lyricist:
Preston Foster (track 21)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 21)
Willie Dixon (tracks 12–14, 23–24, 26)
Sleepy John Estes (track 18)
vocals:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1950-02) (track 2)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 12)
writer:
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 4)
publisher:
Hoochie Coochie Music (tracks 12–14, 26)
Unart Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 14)
earliest release:
You Need Love by Muddy Waters (track 26)
part of:
is the basis for:
Whole Lotta Love (track 26)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Trouble No More (Bob Dylan lyrics) (track 18)
recording of:
Got My Mojo Working (track 21)
I'm Ready (track 14)
Long Distance Call (track 4)
Tiger in Your Tank (track 24)
Trouble No More (Muddy Waters lyrics) (track 18)
You Need Love (track 26)
Rollin' Stone (1950-02) (track 2)
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man (1954-01-07) (track 12)
Close to You (1958-08) (track 23)
version of:
Someday Baby Blues (track 18)

Medium 2: Some Roots, Recycled

drums:
Clifton James (1963-09) (track 24)
guitar:
Buddy Guy (1963-09) (track 24)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1963-09) (track 24)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1963-09) (track 24)
composer:
Eddie Jones (US blues guitarist aka Guitar Slim) (track 23)
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (1937) (tracks 24, 24)
engineer:
Ron Malo (track 24)
lyricist:
Eddie Jones (US blues guitarist aka Guitar Slim) (track 23)
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (tracks 24, 24)
producer:
Ralph Bass (track 24)
Willie Dixon (track 24)
vocals:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1963-09) (track 24)
writer:
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 5)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 23)
cover recording of:
Good Morning, School Girl (1963-09) (track 24)
later translated versions:
Fia de Hoa (track 23)
recording of:

Medium 3: They Call Me Muddy Waters

drums:
Clifton James (1963-09) (track 20)
guitar:
Buddy Guy (1963-09) (track 20)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1963-09) (track 20)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1963-09) (track 20)
composer:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (tracks 2, 7, 11, 20)
engineer:
Ron Malo (track 20)
lyricist:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (tracks 7, 11, 20)
producer:
Ralph Bass (track 20)
Willie Dixon (track 20)
vocals:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1963-09) (track 20)
writer:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (track 3)
recording of:
Blow Wind Blow (track 7)
Mean Red Spider (track 2)
Rock Me (track 11)
Streamline Woman (track 3)
My Home Is in the Delta (1963-09) (track 20)

Medium 4: Rocks Out

bass guitar:
Phil Upchurch (track 11)
drums:
Sam Lay (track 11)
guitar:
Michael Bloomfield (track 11)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (track 11)
Bob Margolin (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
harmonica:
Paul Butterfield (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
chromatic harmonica:
Jeff Carp (track 11)
saxophone:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
piano:
Otis Spann (track 11)
Pinetop Perkins (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
producer:
Henry Glover (tracks 17–18)
vocals:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (track 11)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)
recorded at:
Bearsville Studios in Bearsville, New York, United States (1975-02-06 – 1975-02-07) (tracks 17–18)