Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Put a Spell on You
Screamin’ Jay Hawkins 2:27
2 Just Make Love to Me
Muddy Waters 2:49
3 Dust My Broom
Elmore James 3:10
4 Everyday I Have the Blues
B.B. King 2:49
5 C.C. Rider
Chuck Willis 2:33
6 I'm a Man
Bo Diddley 4.5 3:01
7 I Hear You Knocking
Smiley Lewis 2:33
8 Queen Bee
John Lee Hooker 2:36
9 Smoke Stack Lightning
Howlin’ Wolf 3:05
10 Ain't That Loving You Baby
Jimmy Reed 2:15
11 I Can't Quit You Baby
Otis Rush 3:07
12 Who
Little Walter and His Jukes 2:24
13 Keep It to Yourself
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:50
14 When I've Been Drinkin'
'Smokey' Hogg 2:26
15 It's My Life
Bobby “Blue” Bland 2:43
16 The Things That I Used to Do
Guitar Slim and His Band 3:01
17 Wanderin' Heart
T‐Bone Walker 2:31
18 Thrill Me Baby
Melvin Jackson 2:11
19 Memphis Slim U.S.A.
Memphis Slim 2:56
20 Mama Talk to Your Daughter
J.B. Lenoir 2:27
21 I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Muddy Waters 4 2:52
22 Walking the Blues
Willie Dixon & The Chicago Allstars 3:06
23 Walking by Myself
Jimmy Rogers 2:49
24 Blues Blasters Boogie
Jimmy McCracklin 2:49
25 Two-Headed Woman
Junior Wells 2:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dimples
John Lee Hooker 2:13
2 I'm a King Bee
Slim Harpo 3:01
3 Got My Mojo Workin'
Muddy Waters 2:52
4 Farther Up The Road
Bobby “Blue” Bland 2:59
5 You Got ME Dizzy
Jimmy Reed 2:54
6 Ain't Got No Home
Clarence “Frogman” Henry 2:22
7 Are You Out There?
Percy Mayfield 2:57
8 That Man Is Walking
Larry Liggett 2:47
9 Evil
Howlin’ Wolf 2:56
10 Susie Q
Dale Hawkins 3 2:14
11 Trouble, Trouble
Lowell Fulson 2:54
12 Forty Cups Of Coffee
Danny Overbea 3:12
13 Free And Easy Mind
Jimmy "T99" Nelson 2:59
14 Cool Off Baby
Billy "Curley" Barrix 2:10
15 Boom Boom (Out Goes The Lights)
Little Walter 2:51
16 See You Later Alligator
Bobby Charles 2:51
17 Wine Wine Wine
Jimmy Binkley 2:34
18 Be Careful What You Do
John Brim 2:43
19 24 Hours
Eddie Boyd 3:29
20 Don't Touch My Head
J.B. Lenoir 2:18
21 I'm Mad
Willie Mabon 2:38
22 Don't Start Me Talkin'
Sonny Boy Williamson 2:35
23 Rock Me
Muddy Waters 5 3:12
24 When The Lights Go Out
Jimmy Witherspoon 2:53
25 Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley 4 2:47

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Fred Below (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Clifton James (1955-03-02) (track 6)
guitar:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 6)
harmonica:
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Billy Boy Arnold (1955-03-02) (track 6)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1955-03-02) (track 6)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Willie Dixon (1955-03-02) (track 6)
piano:
Otis Spann (1954-01-07) (track 21)
composer:
Willie Dixon (track 21)
John Lee Hooker (track 8)
J.B. Lenoir (track 20)
Ellas McDaniel (track 6)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (track 23)
lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 21)
John Lee Hooker (track 8)
J.B. Lenoir (track 20)
Ellas McDaniel (track 6)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (track 23)
vocals:
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 21)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 6)
writer:
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (track 13)
publisher:
68 Publishing Ltd. (track 6)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 6)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 1)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 370) (track 6)
is the basis for:
I'm a Woman (track 6)
later parody versions:
I'm A (Modern) Man (track 6)
later translated versions:
I siech scho Sochn (track 23)
recording of:
Keep It to Yourself (track 13)
Queen Bee (track 8)
Walking by Myself (track 23)
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man (1954-01-07) (track 21)
I’m a Man (1955-03-02) (track 6)

CD 2

drums:
Clifton James (1955-03-02) (track 25)
Ronnie Lewis (drummer) (1957) (track 10)
guitar:
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 25)
James Burton (guitarist) (1957) (track 10)
Dale Hawkins (1957) (track 10)
bass:
Sonny Trammell (1957) (track 10)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1955-03-02) (track 25)
additional composer:
Eleanor Broadwater (track 10)
Stanley Lewis (well known 60s/70s US producer/songwriter) (track 10)
background vocals:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1957) (track 10)
composer:
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 23)
Willie Dixon (track 9)
Dale Hawkins (track 10)
Larry Liggett (– 1954-08-26) (track 8)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 25)
lyricist:
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 23)
Willie Dixon (track 9)
Dale Hawkins (track 10)
Larry Liggett (– 1954-08-26) (track 8)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 25)
vocals:
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 25)
Dale Hawkins (1957) (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 62) (track 25)
later parody versions:
EZKiel (track 10)
later versions:
Suusalugu (track 10)
recording of:
Evil (track 9)
Rock Me (track 23)
That Man Is Walking (1954-08-26) (track 8)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 25)
Susie Q (1957) (track 10)