Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Red Rooster
2:28
2 Wang Dang Doodle
2:27
3 Back Door Man
5 2:52
4 Spoonful
2:49
5 Shake for Me
2:18
6 You'll Be Mine
2:30
7 Killing Floor
2:51
8 Built for Comfort
2:38
9 Moanin' at Midnight
2:59
10 Howlin' for My Darling
2:36
11 Who's Been Talkin'
2:23
12 Highway 49
3:02
13 I Ain't Superstitious
5 2:53
14 Tell Me
2:58
15 Down in the Bottom
2:13
16 Goin' Down Slow
3:27
17 Evil
2:54
18 Ridin' in the Moonlight
3:09

Credits

Medium 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (tracks 2–5, 7–8, 11, 13, 17)
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1951-08) (track 9)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1959-07) (track 10)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1961-06) (track 1)
electric bass guitar:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1961-06) (track 1)
Andrew Palmer (Blues bassist) (1964-08) (track 7)
bass guitar:
Buddy Guy (1963-08-14) (track 8)
membranophone:
Sam Lay (track 5)
Earl Phillips (tracks 11, 14)
Willie Steele (1951-08) (track 9)
Earl Phillips (1954-05-25) (track 17)
S.P. Leary (1959-07) (track 10)
Fred Below (1960-06) (tracks 2–4)
Sam Lay (1961-06) (track 1)
Sam Lay (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Sam Lay (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Sam Lay (1964-08) (track 7)
guitar:
Willie Johnson (Member of The Famous Flames) (tracks 11, 14)
Hubert Sumlin (tracks 5, 11, 14)
Willie Johnson (Blues guitarist) (1951-08) (track 9)
Hubert Sumlin (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Jody Williams (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Hubert Sumlin (1959-07) (track 10)
Freddie King (American blues singer & guitarist) (1960-06) (track 2)
Hubert Sumlin (1960-06) (tracks 2–4)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-06) (track 1)
Hubert Sumlin (1961-06) (track 1)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Hubert Sumlin (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Hubert Sumlin (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Hubert Sumlin (1964-08) (track 7)
harmonica:
Howlin’ Wolf (tracks 11, 14)
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-08) (track 9)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-07) (track 10)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (tracks 2–3)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-12) (track 13)
Howlin’ Wolf (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 7)
bass:
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (track 4)
Andrew McMahon (blues artist) (1964-08) (track 7)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (tracks 4–5)
Willie Dixon (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (tracks 2–3)
Willie Dixon (1961-06) (track 1)
Willie Dixon (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Willie Dixon (1964-08) (track 7)
bass saxophone:
Donald Hankins (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 7)
piano:
Little Johnny Jones (Chicago blues pianist) (track 5)
Hosea Lee Kennard (tracks 11, 14)
Otis Spann (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Hosea Lee Kennard (1959-07) (track 10)
Otis Spann (1960-06) (tracks 2–4)
Little Johnny Jones (Chicago blues pianist) (1961-06) (track 1)
Henry Gray (1961-12) (tracks 6, 13)
Lafayette Leake (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Lafayette Leake (1964-08) (track 7)
baritone saxophone:
Donald Hankins (Saxophonist) (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Donald Hankins (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Abb Locke (1959-07) (track 10)
J.T. ‘Big Boy’ Brown (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Arnold Rogers (Saxophonist) (1964-08) (track 7)
guitar family:
Buddy Guy (1964-08) (track 7)
Hubert Sumlin (1964-08) (track 7)
composer:
Willie Dixon (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17, 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (tracks 7, 14)
James Burke Oden (track 16)
Willie Dixon (– 1960) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (tracks 2, 4–5, 11, 13–14, 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (1959-07) (track 10)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (track 3)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-06) (track 1)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-12) (track 6)
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 7)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (tracks 1, 3–4, 8, 13, 17, 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (tracks 7, 14)
James Burke Oden (track 16)
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (track 2)
vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (1951-08) (track 9)
Howlin’ Wolf (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (tracks 2, 4)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-12) (track 13)
Howlin’ Wolf (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Howlin’ Wolf (1964-08) (track 7)
writer:
Chester Burnett (track 3)
Willie Dixon (track 6)
Howlin’ Wolf (tracks 9, 11)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 3)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 1)
Hoochie Coochie Music (tracks 1, 13)
later releases:
cover recording of:
Evil (track 17)
Goin’ Down Slow (track 16)
is the basis for:
I've Had My Fun (track 16)
later versions:
I Ain't Superstitious (Megadeth version) (track 13)
The Lemon Song (track 7)
recording of:
Down in the Bottom (track 15)
Moanin' at Midnight (1951-08) (track 9)
Evil (1954-05-25) (track 17)
Tell Me (1957-06-24) (track 14)
Who’s Been Talkin’ (1957-06-24) (track 11)
Howlin for My Baby (1959-07) (track 10)
Back Door Man (1960-06) (track 3)
Spoonful (1960-06) (track 4)
Wang Dang Doodle (1960-06) (track 2)
Shake for Me (1961-05) (track 5)
The Red Rooster (1961-06) (track 1)
I Ain't Superstitious (1961-12) (track 13)
You'll Be Mine (1961-12) (track 6)
Built for Comfort (1963-08-14) (track 8)
Killing Floor (1964-08) (track 7)