Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Baby Please Don't Go
Muddy Waters 5 3:16
2 Red Rooster
Howlin’ Wolf 2:26
3 Everyday I Have the Blues
B.B. King 5:02
4 Hey Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley 2:08
5 Boogie Chillun
John Lee Hooker 2:32
6 Sittin' Here Drinkin'
Muddy Waters 2:34
7 Back Door Man
Howlin’ Wolf 5 2:51
8 B.B. Boogie
B.B. King 3:18
9 Bring It to Jerome
Bo Diddley 2:12
10 Ground Hog Blues
John Lee Hooker 3:00
11 Forty Days and Forty Nights
Muddy Waters 2:51
12 My Mind Is Ramblin'
Howlin’ Wolf 2:48
13 How Blue Can You Get
B.B. King 3:26
14 Who Do You Love
Bo Diddley 3.5 2:29
15 I Love You Baby
John Lee Hooker 2:57
16 Standin' and Cryin'
Muddy Waters 2:26
17 Built for Comfort
Howlin’ Wolf 2:21
18 Payin' the Cost to Be the Boss
B.B. King 2:35

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1960-06) (track 7)
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1961-06) (track 2)
electric bass guitar:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1961-06) (track 2)
drums (drum set):
Fred Below (1960-06) (track 7)
Sam Lay (1961-06) (track 2)
membranophone:
Clifton James (1956-05-24) (track 14)
guitar:
Jody Williams (1956-05-24) (track 14)
Bo Diddley (1956-05-24) (track 14)
Hubert Sumlin (1960-06) (track 7)
Hubert Sumlin (1961-06) (track 2)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-06) (track 2)
harmonica:
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (track 7)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1956-05-24) (track 14)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1960-06) (track 7)
Willie Dixon (1961-06) (track 2)
piano:
Otis Spann (1960-06) (track 7)
Little Johnny Jones (Chicago blues pianist) (1961-06) (track 2)
background vocals:
The Moonglows (track 14)
composer:
Willie Dixon (tracks 2, 7, 17)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 1)
Ellas McDaniel (1956) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Howlin’ Wolf (1960-06) (track 7)
Howlin’ Wolf (1961-06) (track 2)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (tracks 2, 7, 17)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 1)
Ellas McDaniel (1956) (track 14)
vocals:
Bo Diddley (1956-05-24) (track 14)
writer:
Chester Burnett (track 7)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 7)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
later releases:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 132) (track 14)
recording of:
Built for Comfort (track 17)
Who Do You Love? (1956-05-24) (track 14)
Back Door Man (1960-06) (track 7)
The Red Rooster (1961-06) (track 2)

Release Group

part of: Blues Legends (Object Enterprises) (number: 1)