Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dimples
John Lee Hooker 2:17
2 Boom Boom
John Lee Hooker 2:32
3 Boogie Chillen
John Lee Hooker 2:32
4 Eyesight to the Blind
Sonny Boy Williamson 3:04
5 Nine Below Zero
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:52
6 Come on Back Home
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:48
7 Dust My Broom
Elmore James 2:56
8 Standing at the Crossroads
Elmore James 2:58
9 Blues Before Sunrise
Elmore James 2:45
10 Sweet Little Angel
B.B. King 2:58
11 Everyday I Have the Blues
B.B. King 2:46
12 Rock Me Baby
B.B. King 2:49
13 Baby Please Don't Go
Muddy Waters 2:41
14 Got My Mojo Working
Muddy Waters 5:00
15 I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Muddy Waters 3:00
16 Little Red Rooster
Howlin’ Wolf 6:18
17 Going Down Slow
Howlin’ Wolf 6:23
18 Howling for My Darlin'
Howlin’ Wolf 4:24
19 The Moon Is Rising
Freddie King 7:15
20 Feelin' Alright
Freddie King 5:08

Credits

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recorded in:
Jackson, Mississippi, United States (1951-03-12) (track 4)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (track 2)
Frock O'Dell (tracks 5–6)
Frock O'Dell (1951-03-12) (track 4)
guitar:
Joe Willie Wilkins (tracks 5–6)
John Lee Hooker (track 2)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
Eddie Taylor (Electric blues guitarist & singer) (1956) (track 1)
harmonica:
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (tracks 5–6)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (1951-03-12) (track 4)
bass:
James Jamerson (track 2)
George Washington (1950s bassist) (1956) (track 1)
double bass:
Cliff Bivens (tracks 5–6)
Cliff Bivens (1951-03-12) (track 4)
piano:
Dave Cambell (track 6)
Joe Hunter (track 2)
Clarence Lonnie (track 5)
Dave Cambell (1951-03-12) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Crosby (track 2)
composer:
Willie Dixon (track 15)
John Lee Hooker (track 2)
James Burke Oden (track 17)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (tracks 4–6)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 15)
John Lee Hooker (track 2)
James Burke Oden (track 17)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (tracks 4–6)
producer:
Lillian McMurry (tracks 4–6)
recording engineer:
Bill Holford (tracks 5–6)
Bill Holford (1951-03-12) (track 4)
vocals:
John Lee Hooker (track 2)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (tracks 5–6)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (1951-03-12) (track 4)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
writer:
James Bracken (track 1)
John Lee Hooker (1956) (track 1)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 4)
recorded at:
Onkel Pö in Hamburg, Germany (1975-10-19) (tracks 19–20)
cover recording of:
Goin’ Down Slow (track 17)
later translated versions:
Bom Bom Bom (track 2)
Tee mit Rum (track 2)
later versions:
recording of:
Come on Back Home (track 6)
Nine Below Zero (track 5)
Eyesight to the Blind (1951-03-12) (track 4)
Dimples (1956) (track 1)
Boom Boom (1961) (track 2)