Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Riding With the King
4 4:23
2 Ten Long Years
3 4:41
3 Key to the Highway
3 3:40
4 Marry You
3 5:00
5 Three O'Clock Blues
2.65 8:37
6 Help the Poor
2 5:06
7 I Wanna Be
3 4:46
8 Worried Life Blues
3 4:26
9 Days of Old
3 3:00
10 When My Heart Beats Like a Hammer
3 7:10
11 Hold On I'm Coming
3 6:20
12 Come Rain or Come Shine
2.5 4:11

Credits

CD 1

Hammond organ:
Tim Carmon (tracks 1–7, 9–12)
drums (drum set):
Steve Gadd (drummer) (tracks 1–12)
drums (drum set) programming:
Paul Waller (tracks 1–4, 7–12)
strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 12)
guitar:
Doyle Bramhall II (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 9–12)
Eric Clapton (tracks 1–2, 4–12)
Andy Fairweather-Low (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 9–12)
Jimmie Vaughan (track 6)
B.B. King (tracks 1–12)
bass:
Nathan East (tracks 1–12)
Rhodes piano:
Joe Sample (track 6)
piano:
Joe Sample (tracks 1, 5, 9–10, 12)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
Joe Sample (tracks 1–2, 7, 11)
assistant engineer:
Tom Sweeney (US engineer) (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Doyle Bramhall II (tracks 4, 7)
Susannah Melvoin (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 9, 11)
Wendy Melvoin (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 9, 11)
composer:
John Hiatt (track 1)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 6)
Harold Arlen (1946) (track 12)
engineer:
Alan Douglas (Scottish born engineer) (tracks 1, 3–12)
lyricist:
John Hiatt (track 1)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 6)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (track 12)
mixer:
Alan Douglas (Scottish born engineer) (tracks 2–3, 5, 8–11)
Mick Guzauski (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 12)
orchestrator:
Arif Mardin (track 12)
performer:
B.B. King (tracks 8, 12)
producer:
Eric Clapton (tracks 1–12)
Simon Climie (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Eric Clapton (tracks 1, 4–9, 11–12)
B.B. King (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Maceo Merriweather (track 8)
Doyle Bramhall II (tracks 4, 7)
Big Bill Broonzy (William Lee Conley Broonzy Bradley) (track 3)
Sleepy John Estes (track 8)
Lowell Fulson (track 5)
Isaac Hayes (track 11)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 11)
Craig Ross (guitarist) (track 4)
Charles Segar (track 3)
Charlie Sexton (track 7)
Jules Taub (tracks 2, 9–10)
B.B. King (tracks 2, 9–10)
Susannah Melvoin (track 4)
publisher:
Bug Music (tracks 4, 7)
Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc. (tracks 1–2, 5, 9–10)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 4)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 11)
Powerforce Music (tracks 2, 5, 9–10)
Pronto Music (track 11)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 4)
Wirzma Publishing (tracks 4, 7)
cover recording of:
Three O'Clock Blues (First recorded in 1946) (track 5)
Worried Life Blues (track 8)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Ordonne mais pardonne (Hold On, I’m Comin’) (track 11)
Wart doch, i chume (track 11)
recording of:
Days of Old (track 9)
Help the Poor (track 6)
I Wanna Be (track 7)
Key to the Highway (track 3)
Marry You (track 4)
Ten Long Years (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Someday Baby Blues (track 8)

Release

ASIN:US: B00004THAY [info]