Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Choo Choo Ch'boogie
Louis Jordan 2:45
2 Five Guys Named Mo
Louis Jordan 3:01
3 Ain't Nobody Here but Us Chickens
Louis Jordan 3:05
4 Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby
Louis Jordan 2:45
5 G.I. Jive
Louis Jordan 3:00
6 Reet, Petite and Gone
Louis Jordan 2:43
7 Ration Blues
Louis Jordan 3:09
8 I'm Gonna Leave You on the Outskirts of Town
Louis Jordan 3:05
9 What's the Use of Getting Sober (When You Gonna Get Drunk Again)
Louis Jordan 2:51
10 The Chicks I Pick Are Slender and Tender and Tall
Louis Jordan 2:28
11 Deacon Jones
Louis Jordan 2:57
12 Mop Mop
Louis Jordan 2:57
13 You Can't Get That No More
Louis Jordan 3:20
14 My Baby Said Yes
Louis Jordan with Bing Crosby 2:47
15 Buzz Me
Louis Jordan 2:51
16 Caldonia
Louis Jordan 2:43
17 Somebody Done Changed the Lock on My Door
Louis Jordan 3:15
18 Don't Worry 'Bout That Mule
Louis Jordan 2:30
19 Texas and Pacific
Louis Jordan 3:04
20 Salt Pork, West Virginia
Louis Jordan 3:01
21 Recoversion Blues
Louis Jordan 2:22
22 Beware (Brother Beware)
Louis Jordan 2:53
23 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cyrin'
Louis Jordan 2:59
24 Stone Cold Dead in the Market Hall (He Had It Coming)
Louis Jordan with Ella Fitzgerald 2:41
25 Ain't That Just Like a Woman (They'll Do It Every Time)
Louis Jordan 2:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let the Good Times Roll
Louis Jordan 2:49
2 Saturday Night Fish Fry
Louis Jordan 5:24
3 Blue Light Boogie
Louis Jordan 5:11
4 Patootie Pie
Louis Jordan with Ella Fitzgerald 2:36
5 That Chick's Too Young to Fry
Louis Jordan 2:25
6 I Like 'em Fat Like That
Louis Jordan 2:40
7 Open the Door Richard
Louis Jordan 3:03
8 Boogie Woogie Blue Plate
Louis Jordan 2:47
9 Early in the Mornin'
Louis Jordan 3:23
10 Daddy-O
Louis Jordan with Martha Davis 3:18
11 Barnyard Boogie
Louis Jordan 2:47
12 Beans and Corn Bread
Louis Jordan 2:51
13 Run Joe
Louis Jordan 3:22
14 How Long Must I Wait for You
Louis Jordan 2:37
15 Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
Louis Jordan 2:57
16 Don't Burn the Candle at Both Ends
Louis Jordan 2:44
17 Baby It's Cold Outside
Louis Jordan with Ella Fitzgerald 2:44
18 School Days
Louis Jordan 2:36
19 Lemonade
Louis Jordan 3:17
20 Pettin' and Pokin'
Louis Jordan 2:34
21 You Broke Your Promise
Louis Jordan 2:50
22 Cole Slaw (Sorghum Switch)
Louis Jordan 2:44
23 Teardrops From My Eyes
Louis Jordan 3:01
24 I'll Never Be Free
Louis Jordan with Ella Fitzgerald 3:12
25 Weak Minded Blues
Louis Jordan 2:30

Credits

CD 2

recorded in:
trumpet:
Aaron Izenhall (1949-08-09) (track 2)
Bob Mitchell (40-50s jazz trumpeter) (1949-08-09) (track 2)
Harold Mitchell (1949-08-09) (track 2)
drums:
Joe Morris (40-50s jazz drummer) (1949-08-09) (track 2)
bass:
Billy Hadnott (1949-08-09) (track 2)
double bass:
Billy Hadnott (track 2)
electric guitar:
James Jackson (jazz/jump blues guitarist) (track 2)
James 'Ham' Jackson (1949-08-09) (track 2)
alto saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 2)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-08-09) (track 2)
piano:
Bill Doggett (1949-08-09) (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 2)
Josh Jackson (1949-08-09) (track 2)
vocals:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (1949-08-09) (track 2)
writer:
Louis Jordan (American jazz, blues and rhythm & blues musician and songwriter) (track 2)
Ellis Walsh (track 2)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Saturday Night Fish Fry (1949-08-09) (track 2)

Release

ASIN: UK: B004YYV5XY [info]