Brook Benton ‎– The Boll Weevil Song And Other Great Hits

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Mercury Wing ‎– MGW 12314, Mercury Wing ‎– MGW-12314
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Mono
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A1 The Boll Weevil Song
Written-By – Brook Benton, Clyde Otis
2:35
A2 Honey Babe
Written-By – Dave Dreyer
2:21
A3 Careless Love
Written-By – Brook Benton
2:43
A4 My Last Dollar
Written-By – Brook Benton
2:40
A5 A Key To The Highway
Written-By – William Broonzy*, Charles Segar
2:26
B1 Frankie And Johnny
Adapted By – Brook Benton
2:47
B2 The Intoxicated Rat
Written-By – Brook Benton
2:42
B3 Johnny-O
Written-By – Brook Benton
2:09
B4 It's My Lazy Day
Written-By – S. Burnette*
2:35
B5 Child Of The Engineer
Written-By – Brook Benton
3:35

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Notes

This Canadian mono version does not have Mercury on label rim text

Cat# on cover: MGW 12314
Cat# on labels: MGW-12314

On back cover:
This album was recorded stereophonically and monaurally in a New York recording studio July 6 & 7, 1961

Publishing on back cover:
A1: Play Music, Inc.
A2: Dave Dreyer Music Corp.
A3, A4, B1 to B3, B5: Ben Day Music Corp.
A5: Duchess Music Corp.
B4: Golden West Melodies, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (A2): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (A1, A3 to B5): BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (A etched): MGW 12314 SIDE-1 F
  • Matrix / Runout (B etched): MGW 12314 SIDE-2 F

Other Versions (5 of 12) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SR 60641, SR-60641 Brook Benton The Boll Weevil Song And 11 Other Great Hits(LP, Album) Mercury, Mercury SR 60641, SR-60641 US 1961 Sell This Version
MG 20641 Brook Benton The Boll Weevil Song And 11 Other Great Hits(LP, Mono, Promo) Mercury MG 20641 US 1961 Sell This Version
MGW 12314, MGW-12314 Brook Benton The Boll Weevil Song And Other Great Hits(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury Wing, Wing Records MGW 12314, MGW-12314 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
MG 20641, MG-20641 Brook Benton The Boll Weevil Song And 11 Other Great Hits(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury, Mercury MG 20641, MG-20641 US 1961 Sell This Version
SR-60641 Brook Benton The Boll Weevil Song And 11 Other Great Hits(LP, Album) Mercury SR-60641 US 1961 Sell This Version

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