Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boom Boom
John Lee Hooker 2:32
2 Bright Lights, Big City
Jimmy Reed 2:47
3 I’m a Woman
Christine Kittrell 2:35
4 Just a Little Bit
Rosco Gordon 2:09
5 You're So Hard to Please
Willie Cobbs 2:40
6 Do What I Say
J.B. Lenoir 2:02
7 I’m Sitting Here
Eddie Taylor 2:48
8 Goin’ Home Tomorrow
Little Richard 3:11
9 Crying for My Baby
Harold Burrage 2:15
10 No Shoes
John Lee Hooker 2:26
11 Big Boss Man
Jimmy Reed 2:50
12 Kansas City
Jimmy Witherspoon 2:16
13 Somebody’s Stealing My Love
Ivory Joe Hunter 2:49
14 You Don’t Love Me
Willie Cobbs 2:38
15 What You Do to Me
Rosco Gordon 2:48
16 Come Back Baby
Jerry "Count" Jackson 2:20
17 It’s Nobody’s Fault
Christine Kittrell 1:49
18 Oh Baby
J.B. Lenoir 2:13
19 I’m the Man Down There
Jimmy Reed 3:00
20 Big Legs, Tight Skirt
John Lee Hooker 2:15

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Benny Benjamin (1961) (track 1)
guitar:
John Lee Hooker (track 1)
bass:
James Jamerson (track 1)
piano:
Joe Hunter (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Hank Crosby (track 1)
composer:
John Lee Hooker (track 1)
Jimmy Reed (blues musician) (track 2)
lyricist:
John Lee Hooker (track 1)
Jimmy Reed (blues musician) (track 2)
vocals:
John Lee Hooker (track 1)
writer:
Willie Cobbs (track 14)
Luther Dixon (track 11)
Al Smith (US blues artist) (track 11)
publisher:
Tristan Music Ltd. (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 218) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Big Boss Man (track 11)
later translated versions:
Bom Bom Bom (track 1)
Tee mit Rum (track 1)
Wann i g'spia (track 14)
later versions:
You Don't Love Me (track 14)
recording of:
You Don’t Love Me (track 14)
Boom Boom (1961) (track 1)
version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B00004YNG7 [info]

Release Group

part of: The Very Best of Vee Jay Blues (number: 5)