Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Tuff Sax
2:32
2 Trouble in Mind
2:12
3 St. Louis Blues
2:22
4 Wabash Blues
2:14
5 Basin Street Blues
2:26
6 Cannon Ball
2:59
7 Blues in My Heart
2:25
8 Blues Stay Away From Me
2:29
9 The Lonesome Road
2:18
10 Careless Love
2:30
11 Kansas City
2:16
12 I've Got a Woman
3:11
13 Moanin' the Blues
2:18
14 Trouble in Mind (version 2)
2:30
15 Prisoner's Song
2:41
16 I Love You Because
2:30
17 Last Date
2:23
18 Singing the Blues
2:32
19 It's All in the Game
2:16
20 No Letter Today
2:16
21 I Left My Heart in San Francisco
2:22
22 I Can't Get Started With You
2:06
23 Prisoner of Love
2:17
24 Moanin'
2:13

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Russ Columbo (track 23)
George Cory (track 21)
Floyd Cramer (track 17)
Vernon Duke (track 22)
Clarence Gaskill (track 23)
Henry Glover (track 8)
Guy Massey (1920s US songwriter) (track 15)
Fred Meinken (track 4)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 16)
Nathaniel Shilkret (track 9)
Bobby Timmons (track 24)
Conway Twitty (track 17)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 13)
Richard M. Jones (tracks 2, 14)
Charles Dawes (1911) (track 19)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (1926) (track 5)
Mike Stoller (1952) (track 11)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 18)
lyricist:
Guy Massey (1920s US songwriter) (track 15)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 16)
Gene Austin (track 9)
Douglass Cross (US songwriter) (track 21)
Alton Delmore (track 8)
Rabon Delmore (track 8)
Ira Gershwin (track 22)
Richard M. Jones (tracks 2, 14)
Wayne Raney (track 8)
Dave Ringle (track 4)
Leo Robin (track 23)
Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer) (track 5)
Carl Sigman (1951) (track 19)
Jerry Leiber (1952) (track 11)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 18)
writer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 12)
Jerry Leiber (track 11)
Renald Richard (track 12)
Mike Stoller (track 11)
publisher:
Dash Music Co. Ltd. (track 21)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 8)
Lois Publishing (track 8)
cover recording of:
Kansas City (track 11)
instrumental cover recording of:
Basin Street Blues (track 5)
I Love You Because (track 16)
I've Got A Woman (track 12)
Last Date (track 17)
Lonesome Road (track 9)
Moanin' the Blues (track 13)
Prisoner of Love (track 23)
Singing the Blues (track 18)
St. Louis Blues (track 3)
The Prisoner's Song (track 15)
Trouble in Mind (tracks 2, 14)
Wabash Blues (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
C'est le jeu (It’s All in the Game) (track 19)
Moanin’ (track 24)
recording of:
Moanin' (track 24)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 23)
Ja-Da Medley (track 3)