Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wade in the Water
Ramsey Lewis 3:47
2 Liberation Conversation
Marlena Shaw 1:59
3 Gun Slinger
Bo Diddley 1:50
4 Night Beat
Chuck Berry 2:42
5 I Am the Black Gold of the Sun
Rotary Connection 5:33
6 Tom Cat
Muddy Waters 3:35
7 Spoonful
Howlin’ Wolf 2:44
8 Hi Heel Sneekers
Tommy Tucker 2:47
9 Fattening Frogs for Snakes
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:19
10 Voice Your Choice
The Radiants 2:30
11 I Surrender
Fontella Bass 2:50
12 Ordinary Joe
Terry Callier 4:09
13 I'd Rather Go Blind
Etta James 2:29
14 I Had a Talk With My Man Last Night
Mitty Collier 3:38
15 You Left the Water Running
Maurice & Mac 2:41

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Fred Below (track 7)
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (track 4)
Frank Kirkland (1960-08) (track 3)
guitar:
Bo Diddley (track 3)
Hubert Sumlin (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 4)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1960-08) (track 3)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (track 7)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 4)
piano:
Otis Spann (track 7)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-12) (track 4)
arranger:
Richard Evans (US jazz/soul bassist, composer, arranger and producer) (track 2)
Charles Stepney (track 2)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 4)
Willie Dixon (– 1960) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (track 7)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 7)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 4)
Richard Evans (US jazz/soul bassist, composer, arranger and producer) (track 2)
Charles Stepney (track 2)
vocals:
Bo Diddley (1960-08) (track 3)
writer:
Bo Diddley (track 3)
Bobby Miller (US songwriter & record producer) (track 2)
Marlena Shaw (track 2)
recorded at:
recording of:
Gunslinger (track 3)
Night Beat (1957-12) (track 4)
Spoonful (1960-06) (track 7)