Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Can't Be Satisfied
Muddy Waters 2:44
2 Big Town Playboy
Little Johnny Jones 2:56
3 That's All Right
Jimmy Rogers 2:50
4 Long Distance Call
Muddy Waters 2:42
5 Sugar Mama
John Lee Hooker 3:17
6 Twenty-Four Hours
Eddie Boyd 3:29
7 Blues With a Feeling
Little Walter 3:09
8 I Just Want to Make Love to You
Muddy Waters 2:52
9 Reconsider Baby
Lowell Fulson 3:12
10 Eisenhower Blues
J.B. Lenoir 2:53
11 My Babe
Little Walter 2:42
12 I'm a Man
Bo Diddley 4.5 3:03
13 Don't Start Me to Talkin'
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:36
14 Smokestack Lightnin'
Howlin’ Wolf 3:09
15 29 Ways
Willie Dixon 2:11
16 Rock Me
Muddy Waters 3:10

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-08) (track 13)
drumset [drums]:
Fred Below (1955-08) (track 13)
trumpet:
Phil Gibeau (1954-09-27) (track 9)
drums:
Harold “Chick” Booth (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Clifton James (1955-03-02) (track 12)
guitar:
John Lee Hooker (1952) (track 5)
Lowell Fulson (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 12)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1955-08) (track 13)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1955-08) (track 13)
harmonica:
Billy Boy Arnold (1955-03-02) (track 12)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (1955-08) (track 13)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1955-03-02) (track 12)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-03-02) (track 12)
saxophone:
Julian Beasley (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Choker Campbell (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Leroy Cooper (saxophonist) (1954-09-27) (track 9)
David “Fathead” Newman (1954-09-27) (track 9)
piano:
Paul Drake (blues pianist) (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Otis Spann (1955-08) (track 13)
trombone:
Fats Morris (trombonist) (1954-09-27) (track 9)
composer:
Ellas McDaniel (track 12)
Lowell Fulson (track 9)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (track 13)
John Lee Hooker (track 5)
lyricist:
Ellas McDaniel (track 12)
Lowell Fulson (track 9)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (track 13)
John Lee Hooker (track 5)
vocals:
John Lee Hooker (1952) (track 5)
Lowell Fulson (1954-09-27) (track 9)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 12)
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (1955-08) (track 13)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 370) (track 12)
is the basis for:
I'm a Woman (track 12)
later parody versions:
I'm A (Modern) Man (track 12)
recording of:
Sugar Mama (1952-04-24) (track 5)
Reconsider Baby (1954-09-27) (track 9)
I’m a Man (1955-03-02) (track 12)
Don't Start Me to Talkin' (1955-08) (track 13)