Little Richard ‎– Just About As Good As It Gets!

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Smith & Co ‎– SCCD 2493
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2 × CD, Compilation
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1-01 Little Richard & His Band* Ready Teddy
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, R. Blackwell*
2:05
1-02 Little Richard & His Band* Good Golly Miss Molly
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, R. Blackwell*
2:08
1-03 Little Richard & His Band* Slippin’ and Slidin’
Written-By – A. Collins*, E. Bocage*, J. Smith*, R. Penniman*
2:40
1-04 Little Richard & His Band* Lucille
Written-By – A. Collins*, R. Penniman*
2:22
1-05 Little Richard & His Band* Keep a Knockin’
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:16
1-06 Little Richard & His Band* Rip it Up
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, R. Blackwell*
2:21
1-07 Little Richard & His Band* Hey Hey Hey Hey
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:05
1-08 Little Richard & His Band* The Girl Can’t Help it
Written-By – B. Troup*
2:30
1-09 Little Richard & His Band* Jenny Jenny
Written-By – E. Johnson*, R. Penniman*
2:02
1-10 Little Richard & His Band* Long Tall Sally
Written-By – E. Johnson*, R. Penniman*, R. Blackwell*
2:08
1-11 Little Richard & His Band* Can’t Believe You Wanna Leave
Written-By – L. Price*
2:23
1-12 Little Richard & His Band* By the Light of the Silvery Moon
Written-By – E. Madden*, G. Edwards*
2:05
1-13 Little Richard & His Band* I Got It
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:19
1-14 Little Richard & His Band* True Fine Mama
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:38
1-15 Little Richard & His Band* Miss Ann
Written-By – E. Johnson*, R. Penniman*
2:15
1-16 Little Richard & His Band* Send me Some Lovin’
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, L. Price*
2:18
1-17 Little Richard & His Band* Chicken Little Baby
Written-By – R. Penniman*
1:56
1-18 Little Richard & His Band* Tutti Frutti
Written-By – D. La Bostrie*, R. Penniman*
2:23
1-19 Little Richard & His Band* She’s Got It
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, R. Penniman*
2:23
1-20 Little Richard & His Band* Baby
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:03
1-21 Little Richard & His Band* Heeby-Jeebies
Written-By – J. Marascalco*, M. Jackson*
2:12
1-22 Little Richard & His Band* Shake A Hand
Written-By – J. Morris*
2:48
1-23 Little Richard & His Band* All Around the World
Written-By – M. McInley*, R. Blackwell*
1:52
1-24 Little Richard & His Band* Baby Face
Written-By – B. Davis*, H. Akst*
2:14
1-25 Little Richard & His Band* Ooh My Soul
Written-By – R. Penniman*
1:52
1-26 Little Richard & His Band* I’ll Never Let You Go
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:18
1-27 Little Richard & His Band* She Knows How to Rock
Written-By – W. Perryman*
1:57
1-28 Little Richard & His Band* Directly From my Heart
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:17
1-29 Little Richard & His Band* Early One Morning
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:12
1-30 Little Richard & His Band* All Night Long
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:11
1-31 Little Richard & His Band* I’m Just a Lonely Guy
Written-By – D. La Bostrie*
2:35
1-32 Little Richard & The Upsetters (2) Valley of Tears
Written-By – D. Bartholomew*, A. Domino*
3:07
1-33 Little Richard & The Upsetters (2) Freedom Ride
Written-By – The Upsetters Inc.*
1:56
1-34 Little Richard & The Upsetters (2) Long Tall Sally (Recorded Live in Australia)
Written-By – E. Johnson*, R. Penniman*, R. Blackwell*
1:50
2-01 Little Richard Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On
Written-By – D. Williams*, S. David*
1:50
2-02 Little Richard Oh Why
Written-By – W. Scott*
2:06
2-03 Little Richard Kansas City
Written-By – J. Lieber*, M. Stoller*
2:38
2-04 Little Richard He Got What He Wanted (But He Lost What He Had)
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:30
2-05 Little Richard Little Richard’s Boogie
Written-By – R. Penniman*
3:46
2-06 Little Richard Get Rich Quick
Written-By – J. Feather*, L. Feather*
2:15
2-07 Little Richard I Brought It All On Myself
Written-By – H. Biggs*, J. Thomas*
2:50
2-08 Little Richard Every Hour
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:50
2-09 Little Richard Joy Joy Joy (Down in my Heart)
Written-By – C. Gabriel*
2:17
2-10 Little Richard I Love My Baby
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:26
2-11 Little Richard Always
Written-By – D. Rovey*
2:36
2-12 Little Richard Taxi Blues
Written-By – J. Feather*, L. Feather*
2:16
2-13 Little Richard Please Have Mercy On Me
Written-By – H. Biggs*, J. Thomas*
2:28
2-14 Little Richard Ain’t Nothin’ Happenin’
Written-By – H. Biggs*, J. Thomas*
2:08
2-15 Little Richard Rice, Red Beans and Turnip Greens
Written-By – R. Taylor*
2:29
2-16 Christine Kittrell Call His Name
Featuring, Piano – Little RichardWritten-By – C. Kittrell*
2:20
2-17 Little Richard Fool At The Wheel
Written-By – R. Taylor*
2:35
2-18 Little Richard Ain’t That Good News
Written-By – R. Taylor*
2:46
2-19 Little Richard Maybe I’m Right
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:46
2-20 Christine Kittrell Every Night In The Week
Featuring, Piano – Little RichardWritten-By – Ted Jarrett
2:36
2-21 Little Richard He Got What He Wanted (But He Lost What He Had) (Alternative LP Take)
Written-By – R. Penniman*
3:00
2-22 Little Richard Why Did You Leave Me
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:30
2-23 Little Richard Ride On King Jesus
Written-By – Jones*, R. Penniman*
2:54
2-24 Christine Kittrell Lord Have Mercy (I’m so Lonely)
Featuring, Piano – Little RichardWritten-By – Little Richard
3:00
2-25 Robert ‘Bumps’ Blackwell* Sumpin’ Jumpin’
Featuring, Piano – Little RichardWritten-By – Bump Blackwell*
2:33
2-26 Little Richard Get Rich Quick (Alternative Take)
Written-By – J. Feather*, L. Feather*
2:09
2-27 Little Richard I Love My Baby (Alternative Take)
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:38
2-28 Little Richard Do Lord
Written-By – R. Penniman*
2:32
2-29 Little Richard & The Upsetters (2) Every Night About This Time
Written-By – D. Bartholomew*, A. Domino*
3:04
2-30 Little Richard & The Upsetters (2) I’m In Love Again
Written-By – D. Bartholomew*, A. Domino*
2:08

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The Original Recordings 1951-1962
Tracks 1-01 - 1-31 are all original Specialty recordings by Little Richard & His Band
Tracks 1-32 - 1-33 are original Little Star recordings by Little Richard & The Upsetters
Track 1-34 was recorded ´Live´ in Australia in 1957 by Little Richard & The Upsetters
Tracks 2-01 - 2-03 are original Specialty recordings
Tracks 2-04, 2-09, 2-21, 2-23, 2-28 are original Mercury Recordings
Tracks 2-05, 2-10, 2-11, 2-15, 2-17 - 2-19, 2-27 are original Peacock recordings
Tracks 2-06 - 2-08, 2-12 - 2-14, 2-22, 2-26 are original RCA Victor recordings
Tracks 2-16, 2-20, 2-24 are original Republic Recordings by Christine Kittrell featuring Little Richard on Piano
Track 2-25 is an original Keen recording by The Robert ´Bumps´ Blackwell Band featuring Little Richard on Piano
Tracks 2-29, 2-30 are original Little Star recordings by Little Richard & The Upsetters

Track 1-13 is falsely credited to Bobby Marchan
Track 2-20 is falsely credited to Poncello (Tedd Jarrett owned a Nashville label called 'Poncello Records')
Track 2-21 is falsely credited to Maceo Merriweather
Tracks 2-06 and 2-26 are incompletely credited to just Leonard and not Jane Feather

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