Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tramp
Lowell Fulson 3:08
2 Who's Cheating Who?
Little Milton 2:58
3 Laundromat Blues
Albert King 3:23
4 These Hands (Small But Mighty)
Bobby “Blue” Bland 2:22
5 Messin' With the Kid
Junior Wells 2:25
6 Feel So Good (I Wanna Boogie)
Magic Sam 4:40
7 Madison Blues
Elmore James 2:25
8 Why I Sing the Blues
B.B. King 3:43
9 Think
Jimmy McCracklin 2:28
10 Ball and Chain
Big Mama Thornton 4:49
11 Te-Ni-Nee-Ni-Nu
Slim Harpo 2:07
12 Southern Country Boy
Carter Brothers 2:58
13 My Time after Awhile
Buddy Guy 4:14
14 Killing Floor
Howlin’ Wolf 2:52
15 29 Ways (to My Baby's Door)
Koko Taylor 3:13
16 Paying the Cost to Be the Boss
B.B. King 2:36
17 It Serves Me Right
John Lee Hooker 3:37
18 Black Gal
Clifton Chenier 2:38
19 It's a Man Down There
G.L. Crockett 5 2:51
20 Conversation with Collins
Albert Collins 5:20

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1964-08) (track 14)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1969-04-23) (track 15)
electric bass guitar:
Andrew Palmer (Blues bassist) (1964-08) (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Sam Lay (1964-08) (track 14)
membranophone:
Fred Below (1969-04-23) (track 15)
guitar:
Hubert Sumlin (1964-08) (track 14)
Buddy Guy (1969-04-23) (track 15)
Matt Murphy (US blues guitarist) (1969-04-23) (track 15)
harmonica:
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 14)
Walter Horton (blues harmonica player) (1969-04-23) (track 15)
bass:
Andrew McMahon (blues artist) (1964-08) (track 14)
Jack Meyers (US blues bassist) (1969-04-23) (track 15)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1964-08) (track 14)
bass saxophone:
Donald Hankins (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 14)
piano:
Lafayette Leake (1964-08) (track 14)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1969-04-23) (track 15)
baritone saxophone:
Donald Hankins (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 14)
tenor saxophone:
Arnold Rogers (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 14)
guitar family:
Buddy Guy (1964-08) (track 14)
Hubert Sumlin (1964-08) (track 14)
composer:
Elmore James (track 7)
Mel London (1960) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 14)
lyricist:
Elmore James (track 7)
Mel London (track 5)
vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 14)
Koko Taylor (1969-04-23) (track 15)
writer:
Lowell Fulson (track 1)
Jimmy McCracklin (track 1)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 7)
Downtown DMP Songs (track 5)
sampled by:
7 by Prince and The New Power Generation (track 1)
Let, Let Me In by De La Soul (track 1)
Rampage (explicit) by EPMD feat. LL Cool J (track 1)
later versions:
The Lemon Song (track 14)
recording of:
Madison Blues (track 7)
Tramp (track 1)
Killing Floor (1964-08) (track 14)

Release

ASIN: US: B000MSETRA [info]

Release Group

part of: Living the Blues (Time-Life Music) (number: 7)