Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 No Particular Place to Go
Chuck Berry 5 2:44
2 At Last
Etta James 3:01
3 My Babe
Little Walter 2:41
4 (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man
Muddy Waters 4 2:47
5 I'd Rather Go Blind
Etta James 3 2:35
6 I'm a Man
Bo Diddley 4.5 3:01
7 Smokestack Lightnin'
Howlin’ Wolf 4 3:08
8 Forty Days and Forty Nights
Muddy Waters 2:52
9 Juke
Little Walter 2:44
10 All I Could Do Is Cry
Etta James 4 2:56
11 Maybellene
Chuck Berry 3.6 2:20
12 I Can't Be Satisfied
Muddy Waters 5 2:42
13 Last Night
Little Walter 2:44
14 Nadine
Chuck Berry 2:35
15 Trust in Me
Etta James 3:00
16 Promised Land
Chuck Berry 2:24

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
drums:
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (tracks 1, 14, 16)
Earl Phillips (track 7)
Fred Below (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Clifton James (1955-03-02) (track 6)
guitar:
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (track 7)
Hubert Sumlin (track 7)
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 14, 16)
Robert Lockwood, Jr. (1954) (track 13)
Dave Myers (1954) (track 13)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 6)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 11)
harmonica:
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954) (track 13)
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Billy Boy Arnold (1955-03-02) (track 6)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1955-03-02) (track 6)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 11)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 11)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (track 7)
Willie Dixon (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Willie Dixon (1955-03-02) (track 6)
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 11)
saxophone:
Gene Barge (track 14)
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (track 14)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (track 14)
Hosea Lee Kennard (track 7)
Lafayette Leake (track 16)
Otis Spann (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 11)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (track 14)
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (track 14)
arranger:
Riley Hampton (track 15)
composer:
Willie Dixon (track 4)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 11, 14)
Ellas McDaniel (track 6)
Marion Walter Jacobs (blues performer and songwriter) (track 13)
conductor:
Riley Hampton (track 15)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 14, 16)
Etta James (tracks 5, 15)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 11)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 4)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 11, 14, 16)
Ellas McDaniel (track 6)
Marion Walter Jacobs (blues performer and songwriter) (track 13)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1, 11, 14, 16)
orchestra:
producer:
Leonard Chess (track 15)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1, 11, 14–16)
Phil Chess (track 15)
Willie Dixon (tracks 1, 14, 16)
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 14, 16)
vocals:
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954) (track 13)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 4)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 6)
writer:
Milton Ager (track 15)
Billy Davis (r&b producer/songwriter/performer Roquel Davis) (track 10)
Billy Foster (American singer, member of The Medallions and songwriter) (track 5)
Mack Gordon (track 2)
Berry Gordy (track 10)
Gwen Gordy (known as Gwen Gordy Fuqua since 1961) (track 10)
Ellington Jordan (track 5)
Jean Schwartz (track 15)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 2)
Ned Wever (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 11)
publisher:
68 Publishing Ltd. (track 6)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 16)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 13)
Bug Music (track 12)
Watertoons Music (track 12)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 370) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Trust in Me (1960-10) (track 15)
is based on:
Wabash Cannonball (track 16)
is the basis for:
I'm a Woman (track 6)
later parody versions:
I'm A (Modern) Man (track 6)
later translated versions:
La Terre promise (track 16)
later versions:
Maybellene (track 11)
Une terre promise (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 16)
recording of:
At Last (track 2)
Nadine (Is It You?) (track 14)
Promised Land (track 16)
Last Night (1954) (track 13)
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man (1954-01-07) (track 4)
I’m a Man (1955-03-02) (track 6)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 11)
Smokestack Lightning (1956-01) (track 7)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 1)
I’d Rather Go Blind (1967-08-23) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B001JL2VCE [info]