Etta James ‎– The Best Of The Modern Years

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Metro Blue ‎– 7243 8 64713 2 1
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1 The Wallflower (aka Dance With Me Henry)
Backing Vocals – Abye Mitchell, Jean Mitchell, Richard BerryBaritone Saxophone – Jim WynnDrums – Leard BellGuitar – Chuck NorrisPiano – Devona WilliamsTrumpet – Don Johnson (2)Written By – Hank Ballard, Jamesetta Rogers, Phyliss Otis
3:06
2 Hey! Henry
Written By – Frank Gallo, Joe Josea
2:54
3 Be Mine
Written By – Joe Josea, Richard Berry
2:45
4 Good Rockin' Daddy
Written By – Jules Bihari, Richard Berry
2:26
5 Crazy Feeling (aka Doin' Somethin' Crazy)
Written By – Etta James, Jules Taub
3:21
6 W-O-M-A-N
Written By – Abbye Mallory, Jamesetta Rogers, Jean Mitchell
2:45
7 That's All
Written By – Billy Davis (2), Joe Josea
2:15
8 Number One (aka My One And Only)
Written By – Billy Davis (2), Joe Josea, Sam Ling
2:28
9 Tears Of Joy
Written By – Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller
2:29
10 Tough Lover
Baritone Saxophone – Alvin TylerBass – Frank FieldsDrums – Earl PalmerTenor Saxophone – Lee AllenWritten By – Etta James
2:09
11 Good Lookin'
Tenor Saxophone – Sam Taylor (2)Written By – Billy Davis (2), Joe Josea
2:12
12 The Pick-Up
Written By – Bro. Raymond Johnson Jr., Harold Battiste
2:24
13 Market Place
Written By – Ravon Darnell, Scott Johnson (10)
2:53
14 Come What May
Written By – Franklyn Tableporter
2:08
15 Strange Things Happen
Written By – Etta James
2:30
16 Every Night (aka Baby, Baby, Every Night) 2:22
17 Call Me A fool (aka How Big A Fool)
Written By – George Motola, John Marascalco
2:49
18 Nobody Love You (Like Me)
Written By – Berry Gordy, Harvey Fuqua
2:29

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Credits

  • Tenor SaxophonePlas Johnson (tracks: 12, 14, 16)
  • Tenor Saxophone, Arranged ByMaxwell Davis (tracks: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18)
  • VocalsEtta James

Notes

Compiled and produced for reissue by Billy Vera
Executive producer: Michael Cuscuna
Special thanks: Tony Rounce
Images courtesy of the Billy Vera Collection
Creative direction and design: Gordon H Jee

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 243-8-64713-2 1
  • Matrix / Runout: 7301 724386471321
  • Matrix / Runout: E41208-11 A

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