Tracklist

CD 1: Three O'Clock Blues (1919-1956)
# Title Rating Length
1 Miss Martha King
2:42
2 When Your Baby Packs Up and Goes
2:29
3 Got the Blues
2:47
4 Take a Swing With Me
2:33
5 B.B. Boogie
3:11
6 Don’t You Want a Man Like Me
2:21
7 Fine Looking Woman
2:23
8 She’s Dynamite
2:30
9 Three O’Clock Blues
3:02
10 That Ain’t the Way to Do It
2:17
11 You Know I Love You
3:05
12 Woke Up This Morning
2:57
13 Please Love Me
2:51
14 Blind Love
3:05
15 The Woman I Love
2:41
16 Whole Lotta’ Love
3:09
17 Everyday I Have the Blues
2:49
18 Love You Baby (a.k.a. Take a Swing with Me)
2:40
19 When My Heart Beats Like a Hammer
2:54
20 You Upset Me Baby
3:02
21 Sneakin’ Around
3:02
22 Shut Your Mouth
2:41
23 Boogie Rock
3:05
24 Ten Long Years
2:47
25 Crying Won’t Help You
3:00
26 Bad Luck
2:54
27 Troubles, Troubles, Troubles
2:54
CD 2: Rock Me Baby (1957-1962)
# Title Rating Length
1 Sweet Little Angel
3:12
2 Early in the Morning
2:34
3 (I’m Gonna) Quit My Baby
2:32
4 On My Word of Honor
2:54
5 Days of Old
2:28
6 Recession Blues
2:21
7 Please Accept My Love
2:33
8 Everyday I Have the Blues
5:05
9 Precious Lord
3:22
10 Sweet Sixteen, Parts 1 & 2
6:12
11 Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
3:15
12 I’ll Survive
2:40
13 (I’ve) Got a Right to Love My Baby
3:14
14 It’s My Own Fault
3:33
15 You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now
5:09
16 Walking Dr. Bill
3:40
17 Catfish Blues (Fishin’ After Me)
2:31
18 Partin’ Time
3:00
19 You’re Breaking My Heart
4:13
20 Rock Me Baby
3:00
21 Blue Shadows
3:47
22 The Jungle
3:14
23 That Evil Child
3:51
CD 3: How Blue Can You Get (1962-1996)
# Title Rating Length
1 You Ask Me
2:10
2 I’m Gonna Sit in ‘Til You Give In
2:13
3 Blues at Midnight
2:58
4 My Baby’s Coming Home
2:08
5 Chains of Love
2:35
6 Sneakin’ Around
2:07
7 Slowly Losing My Mind
2:32
8 How Blue Can You Get?
2:42
9 Whole Lotta Lovin’
2:26
10 I Wonder Why
3:06
11 Please Accept My Love
2:57
12 Help the Poor
2:37
13 Never Trust a Woman
2:36
14 Worryin’ Blues
2:55
15 Stop Leadin’ Me On
2:24
16 Everyday I Have the Blues (live)
3:08
17 Sweet Little Angel (live)
4:10
18 It’s My Own Fault (live)
3:08
19 How Blue Can You Get? (live)
3:35
20 Please Love Me (live)
3:00
21 Tired of Your Jive
2:10
22 All Over Again
2:35
23 I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water
2:21
24 Cherry Red
2:26
25 You’re Still a Square
2:23
26 Don’t Answer the Door, Parts 1 & 2
5:11
27 Waitin’ On You
2:26
28 Night Life
2:34
CD 4: Why I Sing the Blues (1967-1969)
# Title Rating Length
1 Gambler’s Blues (live)
5:12
2 Buzz Me (live)
4:10
3 Sweet Sixteen, Parts 1 & 2 (live)
6:12
4 Think It Over
2:50
5 I Done Got Wise
2:20
6 Worried Dream
2:54
7 Paying the Cost to Be the Boss
2:34
8 I’m Gonna Do What They Do to Me
2:47
9 Dance With Me
3:21
10 Lucille
10:14
11 Watch Yourself
5:49
12 You Put It on Me
2:46
13 Messy but Good
2:35
14 Get Myself Somebody
2:36
15 My Mood (live)
2:47
16 I Want You So Bad
4:15
17 Get Off My Back Woman
3:17
18 Why I Sing the Blues
8:37
CD 5: The Thrill Is Gone (1969-1971)
# Title Rating Length
1 The Thrill Is Gone
5:25
2 Confessin’ the Blues
4:55
3 So Excited
5:47
4 No Good
4:37
5 Go Underground
4:05
6 Nobody Loves Me but My Mother
1:27
7 Chains and Things
4:55
8 Ask Me No Questions
3:09
9 Hummingbird
4:38
10 Everyday I Have the Blues (live)
1:42
11 How Blue Can You Get? (live)
5:12
12 Worry, Worry (live)
9:55
13 Sweet Sixteen (live)
6:01
14 Eyesight to the Blind (live)
4:01
15 Niji Baby (live)
6:21
16 The Thrill Is Gone (live)
5:38
CD 6: Lucille Talks Back (1971-1977)
# Title Rating Length
1 I Got Some Help I Don’t Need
5:57
2 Blue Shadows
5:09
3 Ghetto Woman
5:15
4 Ain’t Nobody Home
3:14
5 Guess Who
4:09
6 Five Long Years
5:14
7 I Like to Live the Love
3:42
8 To Know You Is to Love You
8:36
9 Philadelphia
5:55
10 3 O’Clock Blues (live)
3:47
11 Lucille Talks Back
2:27
12 Reconsider Baby
2:54
13 Don’t Make Me Pay for His Mistakes
3:16
14 Let the Good Times Roll (live)
5:39
15 Don’t You Lie to Me
6:08
16 Mother Fuyer
3:06
17 The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
3:34
CD 7: When It All Comes Down (I'll Still Be Around) (1978-1983)
# Title Rating Length
1 When It All Comes Down (I’ll Still Be Around)
4:12
2 Hold On (I Feel Our Love Is Changing)
4:10
3 Never Make Your Move Too Soon
5:42
4 Better Not Look Down
3:21
5 Happy Birthday Blues
3:16
6 I’ve Always Been Lonely
5:27
7 Caldonia (live)
2:49
8 I Got Some Help I Don’t Need (live)
5:22
9 Life Ain’t Nothing but a Party
6:15
10 The Victim
6:17
11 There Must Be a Better World Somewhere
5:38
12 Nightlife / Please Send Me Someone to Love
4:35
13 Inflation Blues
4:15
14 Sell My Monkey
3:06
15 Darlin’ You Know I Love You
4:19
16 Make love to me
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CD 8: When Love Comes to Town (1983-1993)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Into the Night
B.B. King 4:12
2 Six Silver Strings
B.B. King 4:21
3 When Love Comes to Town
B.B. King feat. U2 3.35 4:17
4 Standing on the Edge of Love
B.B. King 5:21
5 Lay Another Log on the Fire
B.B. King 4:03
6 Take Off Your Shoes
B.B. King 5:34
7 Nobody Love Me but My Mother (live)
B.B. King 8:08
8 Right Place, Wrong Time
B.B. King 4:01
9 All Over Again (live)
B.B. King 7:37
10 I’m Moving On
B.B. King 4:16
11 Back in L.A.
B.B. King 5:02
12 Fool Me Once
B.B. King 4:20
13 There Is Always One More Time
B.B. King 8:26
14 Monday Morning Blues (Blues for Mr. G)
B.B. King 4:17
15 Since I Met You Baby (live)
B.B. King 4:40
CD 9: Blues Man (1993-1999)
# Title Rating Length
1 Playin’ With My Friends
5:19
2 There’s Something on Your Mind
6:00
3 I Gotta Move Out of This Neighborhood / Nobody Loves Me but My Mother
8:58
4 You Don’t Know Me
3:55
5 Stormy Monday Blues
5:18
6 Rock Me Baby (live)
6:21
7 Confessin’ the Blues
4:31
8 Paying the Cost to Be the Boss
3:34
9 Blues Man
5:19
10 Bad Case of Love
5:28
11 Blues Boys Tune
3:28
12 I’ll Survive
4:51
13 Ain’t Nobody Here but Us Chickens
2:52
14 I’m Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
4:51
15 Ain’t That Just Like a Woman
3:32
16 Caldonia
2:18
CD 10: Key to the Highway (2000-2008)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ten Long Years
B.B. King with Eric Clapton 3 4:40
2 Key to the Highway
B.B. King with Eric Clapton 3 3:40
3 I Got to Leave This Woman
B.B. King 3:36
4 Monday Woman
B.B. King 3:35
5 Don’t Go No Farther
B.B. King 4:08
6 You’re on Top
B.B. King 3:11
7 Back Door Santa
B.B. King 3:26
8 Exactly Like You
B.B. King 3:21
9 Sinner’s Prayer
B.B. King with Ray Charles 4:25
10 Early in the Morning
B.B. King with Van Morrison 4:49
11 Rock This House
B.B. King with Elton John 3:08
12 You Have a Way
B.B. King 3:52
13 Everybody Loves You
B.B. King 3:05
14 Key to the Highway (live)
B.B. King 4:23
15 Midnight Blues
B.B. King 3:44
16 Get These Blues Off Me
B.B. King 4:30
17 See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
B.B. King 4:48
18 Waiting for Your Call
B.B. King 5:57
19 Haunted House
B.B. King 3:16

Credits

CD 4: Why I Sing the Blues (1967-1969)

composer:
B.B. King (track 4)
lyricist:
B.B. King (track 4)
recording of:
Think It Over (track 4)

CD 6: Lucille Talks Back (1971-1977)

bass guitar:
Klaus Voormann (track 3)
membranophone:
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (track 3)
Ringo Starr (track 3)
guitar:
B.B. King (track 3)
Mac Rebennack (aka Dr. John) (track 3)
electric piano:
Jim Price (horn session musician) (track 3)
piano:
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (track 3)
composer:
Jerry Ragovoy (track 4)
lyricist:
Jerry Ragovoy (track 4)
vocals:
B.B. King (track 3)
writer:
Dave Clark (record promoter and musical consultant who worked with B.B. King) (track 3)
B.B. King (track 3)
recording of:
Ghetto Woman (track 3)

CD 7: When It All Comes Down (I'll Still Be Around) (1978-1983)

writer:
Will Jennings (track 1)
Joe Sample (track 1)
recording of:

CD 8: When Love Comes to Town (1983-1993)

assistant engineer:
Randy Wine (track 3)
background vocals:
Helen Duncan (session singer) (track 3)
Phyllis Duncan (session singer) (track 3)
composer:
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 3)
guest guitar:
B.B. King (track 3)
guest vocals:
B.B. King (track 3)
lyricist:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 3)
mixer:
Rob Jacobs (mixer/recorder for a.o. U2 and Alanis Morissette) (track 3)
Shelly Yakus (track 3)
performer:
B.B. King (track 3)
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 3)
recording engineer:
Jack Clement (track 3)
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Records (not for release label use, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (2017) (track 3)
recording of:

CD 10: Key to the Highway (2000-2008)

writer:
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (track 2)
Lowell Fulson (track 9)
Lloyd Glenn (track 9)
Charles Segar (track 2)
cover recording of:
Sinner’s Prayer (track 9)
recording of:
Key to the Highway (track 2)