Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Five Guys Named Moe
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 3:07
2 What's the Use of Getting Sober (When You Gonna Get Drunk Again)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:58
3 Mop! Mop!
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:56
4 Don't Worry 'Bout That Mule
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:18
5 Ain't That Just Like a Woman (They'll Do It Every Time)
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:53
6 (I'll Be Glad When You're Dead) You Rascal You
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five with Louis Armstrong 3:07
7 The Dripper
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:44
8 I Seen What'cha Done
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:41
9 Fat Back & Corn Liquor
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:41
10 Rock 'n' Roll Call
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:13
11 Big Bess
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:32
12 Cat Scratchin'
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:49
13 Morning Light
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:32
14 Fire
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:31
15 The JAMF
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five 2:34
16 A Man Ain't a Man
Louis Jordan with The Chris Barber Band 3:20
17 The Troubadour
Louis Jordan 3:16
18 Time Is Running Out
Louis Jordan 2:55
19 New Orleans and a Rusty Old Horn
Louis Jordan 2:40
20 I Believe in Music (live)
Louis Jordan 6:34

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1943-11-22) (track 1)
New York, New York, United States (1944-03-15) (track 3)
New York, New York, United States (1945-07-18) (track 4)
New York, New York, United States (1946-01-23) (track 5)
New York, New York, United States (1950-08-23) (track 6)
New York, New York, United States (1954-01) (track 7)
New York, New York, United States (1954-02) (track 9)
New York, New York, United States (1954-06) (track 8)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1955-10-18) (track 10)
New York, New York, United States (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
New York, New York, United States (1957-01-25) (tracks 13–14)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-28) (track 15)
London, England, United Kingdom (1962-12-15) (track 16)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1963-04) (tracks 17–18)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1968-12-07) (track 19)
electric bass guitar:
Thurber "Sam-Guy" Jay (1954-01) (track 7)
Thurber "Sam-Guy" Jay (1954-02) (track 9)
Thurber "Sam-Guy" Jay (1954-06) (track 8)
Thurber "Sam-Guy" Jay (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Dallas Bartley (1968-12-07) (track 19)
trumpet:
Eddie Roane (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Eddie Roane (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Eddie Roane (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Aaron Izenhall (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Louis Armstrong (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Aaron Izenhall (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Ernie Royal (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Herbert Anderson (1968-12-07) (track 19)
Julius Brooks (trumpeter) (1968-12-07) (track 19)
trumpet [muted trumpet]:
Pat Halcox (1962-12-15) (track 16)
drums:
Bill Moore (drums) (track 19)
Walter Martin (1930-40s drummer) (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Rossiere "Shadow" Wilson (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Wilmore "Slick" Jones (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Eddie Byrd (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Eddie Byrd (1946-01-23) (track 5)
Joe Morris (Chris Columbus) (40-50s jazz drummer) (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Johnny Kirkwood (1954-01) (track 7)
Johnny Kirkwood (1954-02) (track 9)
Johnny Kirkwood (1954-06) (track 8)
Johnny Kirkwood (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Charlie Persip (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Marvin Oliver (1957-08-28) (track 15)
Graham Burbidge (1962-12-15) (track 16)
Archie Taylor (1973) (track 20)
organ:
Jacky Davis (1957-08-28) (track 15)
bass:
Billy Hadnott (track 15)
Dallas Bartley (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Jesse "Po" Simpkins (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Al Morgan (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Jesse "Po" Simpkins (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Jesse "Po" Simpkins (1946-01-23) (track 5)
Bob Bushnell (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Wendell Marshall (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Dick Smith (jazz bassist) (1962-12-15) (track 16)
John Duke (bassist) (1973) (track 20)
electric guitar:
Carl Hogan (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Carl Hogan (1946-01-23) (track 5)
Bill Jennings (1950s US blues guitarist) (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Bert Payne (jazz guitarist) (1954-01) (track 7)
Bert Payne (jazz guitarist) (1954-02) (track 9)
Bert Payne (jazz guitarist) (1954-06) (track 8)
Bert Payne (jazz guitarist) (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Mickey Baker (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Irving Ashby (1957-08-28) (track 15)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1954-01) (track 7)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1954-02) (track 9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1954-06) (track 8)
Louis Jordan & ensemble (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1957-01-25) (tracks 13–14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1957-08-28) (track 15)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1962-12-15) (track 16)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1963-04) (tracks 17–18)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1968-12-07) (track 19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1973) (track 20)
bongos:
Francisco Pozo (1957-01-25) (tracks 13–14)
piano:
Arnold Thomas (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Arnold Thomas (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Arnold Thomas (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Wild Bill Davis (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Wild Bill Davis (1946-01-23) (track 5)
Bill Doggett (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Chester Lane (jazz pianist) (1954-01) (track 7)
Chester Lane (jazz pianist) (1954-02) (track 9)
Chester Lane (jazz pianist) (1954-06) (track 8)
Chester Lane (jazz pianist) (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Ernest Hayes (American pianist, organist and arranger) (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
John Houston (jazz pianist) (1968-12-07) (track 19)
Duke Burrell (1973) (track 20)
baritone saxophone:
Budd Johnson (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Josh Jackson (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Josh Jackson (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Lowell "Count" Hastings (1954-01) (track 7)
Lowell "Count" Hastings (1954-02) (track 9)
Lowell "Count" Hastings (1954-06) (track 8)
Lowell "Count" Hastings (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Budd Johnson (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Sam "The Man" Taylor (US tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Teddy Edwards (jazz saxophonist) (1968-12-07) (track 19)
Irving Cox (1973) (track 20)
trombone:
Jimmy Cleveland (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
arranger:
Quincy Jones (tracks 11–12)
composer:
Sam Theard (track 6)
Claude Demetrius (track 5)
Fleecy Moore (track 5)
conductor:
Quincy Jones (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
lyricist:
Sam Theard (track 6)
Claude Demetrius (track 5)
Fleecy Moore (track 5)
producer:
Joe Adams (tracks 17–18)
Milt Gabler (tracks 2, 4–6)
Paul L. Gayten (track 19)
Jimmy Hilliard (track 10)
Eddie Mesner (tracks 7, 9)
Eddie Mesner (1954-06) (track 8)
vocals:
Eddie Roane (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1942-07-21) (track 2)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1944-03-15) (track 3)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1945-07-18) (track 4)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1946-01-23) (track 5)
Louis Armstrong (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1950-08-23) (track 6)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1954-02) (track 9)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1954-06) (track 8)
Louis Jordan & ensemble (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1955-10-18) (track 10)
Louis Jordan & ensemble (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1956-10-23) (tracks 11–12)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1957-01-25) (tracks 13–14)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1962-12-15) (track 16)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1963-04) (tracks 17–18)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1968-12-07) (track 19)
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1973) (track 20)
writer:
Gladstone (songwriter) (track 11)
Teddy McRae (track 11)
Larry Wynn (track 1)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Vieille Canaille (track 6)
recording of:
Big Bess (track 11)
Five Guys Named Moe (1943-11-22) (track 1)
Ain’t That Just Like a Woman (1946-01-23) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000008H5C [info]