Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Moanin’ at Midnight
2:59
2 How Many More Years
2:43
3 Smokestack Lightnin’
4 3:09
4 Baby, How Long
2:55
5 No Place to Go
2:56
6 All Night Boogie
5 2:15
7 Evil
2:56
8 I’m Leavin’ You
3:00
9 Moanin’ for My Baby
2:50
10 I Asked for Water (She Gave Me Gasoline)
2:52
11 Forty‐Four
2:49
12 Somebody in My Home
2:27
13 Wang‐Dang‐Doodle
2:25
14 Spoonful
2:46
15 Howlin’ for My Darling
2:34
16 Mr. Airplane Man
2:46
17 Howlin’ Wolf Boogie
2:40
18 Mr. Highway Man
2:49
19 Oh Red
2:38
20 Rockin’ Daddy
3:04
21 So Glad
2:10
22 Nature
2:48
23 Who Will Be Next
2:35
24 Going Back Home
2:42
25 I’ll Be Around
3:14
26 Sittin’ on Top of the World
2:34
27 Come to Me Baby
2:26

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1951) (track 2)
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1951-08) (track 1)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1954-05-25) (track 7)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1954-10) (track 11)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-01) (track 3)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1959-07) (track 15)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
drums (drum set):
Willie Steele (1951) (track 2)
Willie Steele (1951-08) (track 1)
Willie Steele (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Fred Below (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Earl Phillips (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Earl Phillips (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Earl Phillips (1954-10) (track 11)
Earl Phillips (1955-03) (track 23)
Earl Phillips (1956-01) (track 3)
Earl Phillips (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Earl Phillips (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Earl Phillips (1958-04-03) (track 9)
S.P. Leary (1959-03) (track 8)
S.P. Leary (1959-07) (track 15)
Fred Below (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
membranophone:
Earl Phillips (track 5)
guitar:
Lee Cooper (Blues guitarist) (track 5)
Hubert Sumlin (track 5)
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (1951) (track 2)
Willie Johnson (Blues guitarist) (1951-08) (track 1)
Willie Johnson (Blues guitarist) (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Hubert Sumlin (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Jody Williams (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Lee Cooper (Blues guitarist) (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Hubert Sumlin (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Hubert Sumlin (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Jody Williams (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Hubert Sumlin (1954-10) (track 11)
Jody Williams (1954-10) (track 11)
Hubert Sumlin (1955-03) (track 23)
Jody Williams (1955-03) (track 23)
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (1956-01) (track 3)
Hubert Sumlin (1956-01) (track 3)
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Otis “Big Smokey” Smothers (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Hubert Sumlin (1958-04-03) (track 9)
Jody Williams (1958-04-03) (track 9)
L.D. McGhee (1959-03) (track 8)
Hubert Sumlin (1959-03) (track 8)
Hubert Sumlin (1959-07) (track 15)
Freddie King (US blues singer & guitarist) (1960-06) (track 13)
Hubert Sumlin (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
harmonica:
Chester Arthur Burnett (1951) (track 2)
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-08) (track 1)
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-10) (track 11)
Howlin’ Wolf (1955-03) (track 23)
Howlin’ Wolf (1956-01) (track 3)
Howlin’ Wolf (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Howlin’ Wolf (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Howlin’ Wolf (1958-04-03) (track 9)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-03) (track 8)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-07) (track 15)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (track 13)
bass:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (track 14)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Willie Dixon (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Willie Dixon (1954-10) (track 11)
Willie Dixon (1955-03) (track 23)
Willie Dixon (1956-01) (track 3)
Willie Dixon (1959-03) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
piano:
Otis Spann (track 5)
Ike Turner (1951) (track 2)
Albert Williams (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Otis Spann (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Otis Spann (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Otis Spann (1954-10) (track 11)
Henry Gray (1955-03) (track 23)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1956-01) (track 3)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1958-04-03) (track 9)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1959-03) (track 8)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1959-07) (track 15)
Otis Spann (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
tenor saxophone:
Adolph "Billy" Duncan (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Adolph "Billy" Duncan (1958-04-03) (track 9)
Abb Locke (1959-07) (track 15)
composer:
Willie Dixon (tracks 7, 7, 13, 15)
Chester Arthur Burnett (tracks 3, 17)
Kansas Joe McCoy (track 19)
Willie Dixon (– 1960) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Chester Arthur Burnett (1951) (track 2)
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-12-18) (track 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (1953-10-28) (track 6)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-05-25) (tracks 4, 7)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-10) (track 11)
Howlin’ Wolf (1955-03) (track 23)
Howlin’ Wolf (1956-01) (track 3)
Howlin’ Wolf (1956-07-19) (track 10)
Howlin’ Wolf (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Howlin’ Wolf (1958-04-03) (track 9)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-03) (track 8)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-07) (track 15)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (tracks 7, 7, 14)
Chester Arthur Burnett (tracks 3, 17)
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (track 13)
vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-08) (track 1)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-05-25) (track 7)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (tracks 13–14)
writer:
Chester Arthur Burnett (tracks 1, 4–6, 8–11, 11–12, 20, 23)
Chester Arthur Burnett (1951) (track 2)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 3)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 14)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 219) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Evil (1954-05-25) (track 7)
Forty-Four (1954-10) (track 11)
Wang Dang Doodle (1960-06) (track 13)
later translated versions:
Gold & Silber (Rockin' Daddy cover) (track 20)
later versions:
recording of:
Forty-Four (track 11)
Oh! Red (track 19)
How Many More Years (1951) (track 2)
Moanin' at Midnight (1951-08) (track 1)
Howlin’ Wolf Boogie (1951-12-18) (track 17)
All Night Boogie (1953-10-28) (track 6)
No Place to Go (1954-03) (track 5)
Rockin' Daddy (1954-04-18) (track 20)
Baby How Long (1954-05-25) (track 4)
Evil (1954-05-25) (track 7)
Who Will Be Next? (1955-03) (track 23)
Smokestack Lightning (1956-01) (track 3)
Somebody in My Home (1957-06-24) (track 12)
Moanin' for My Baby (1958-04-03) (track 9)
I'm Leavin' You (1959-03) (track 8)
Howlin for My Baby (1959-07) (track 15)
Spoonful (1960-06) (track 14)

Release

ASIN:DE: B009E7MB66 [info]