Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Milk Cow Blues
Kokomo Arnold 3:12
2 My Black Mama-Part I
Son House 3:10
3 He's in the Jailhouse Now
Memphis Jug Band 3:16
4 Midnight Special
Huddie Ledbetter (Lead Belly) 3:10
5 Cross and Evil Woman Blues
Blind Gary (Rev. Gary Davis) 3:06
6 Devil Got My Woman
Skip James 3:01
7 Cross Road Blues
Robert Johnson 2:45
8 If You See My Rooster (Please Run Him Home)
Memphis Minnie 3:21
9 The Honey Dripper
Roosevelt Sykes 2:51
10 Shake 'em on Down
Bukka White 3:02
11 Good Morning, School Girl
Sonny Boy Williamson 3:03
12 Roll 'em Pete
Joe Turner 2:52
13 Baby, Please Don't Go
Big Joe Williams 3:24
14 Step It Up and Go
Blind Boy Fuller 2:59
15 Key to the Highway
Jazz Gillum 2:43
16 All by Myself
Big Bill (Big Bill Broonzy) 2:33
17 Junker Blues
Champion Jack Dupree 2:46
18 Worried Life Blues
Big Maceo 2:58
19 He's a Jelly-Roll Baker
Lonnie Johnson 3:19
20 Rock Me Mama
Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup 2:55

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
San Antonio, Texas, United States (1936-11-27) (track 7)
Aurora, Illinois, United States (1937-05-05) (track 11)
New York, New York, United States (1938-12-30) (track 12)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1941-07-17) (track 16)
washboard:
Washboard Sam (1941-07-17) (track 16)
guitar:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (1936-11-27) (track 7)
Robert Lee McCoy (Robert Lee McCollum, blues) (1937-05-05) (track 11)
Big Joe Williams (1937-05-05) (track 11)
Big Bill Broonzy (1941-07-17) (track 16)
harmonica:
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (1937-05-05) (track 11)
double bass:
Ransom Knowling (1941-07-17) (track 16)
piano:
Pete Johnson (1938-12-30) (track 12)
Memphis Slim (1941-07-17) (track 16)
composer:
Pete Johnson (track 12)
Big Joe Turner (track 12)
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 7)
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (1937) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (1937-05-05) (track 11)
lyricist:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (track 7)
Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee "Sonny Boy" Williamson, 1914-1948) (track 11)
producer:
Don Law (track 7)
vocals:
Robert Johnson (1930s blues legend) (1936-11-27) (track 7)
Big Joe Turner (1938-12-30) (track 12)
Big Bill Broonzy (1941-07-17) (track 16)
writer:
Bukka White (track 10)
publisher:
Conrad Music (track 10)
recording of:
Shake ’em on Down (track 10)
Cross Road Blues (aka 'Crossroads') (1936-11-27) (track 7)
Good Morning, School Girl (1937-05-05) (track 11)
Roll 'em Pete (1938-12-30) (track 12)