Muddy Waters ‎– Sail On

Chess ‎– LP 1539
Vinyl, LP, Reissue, Compilation, Blue center label

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Hoochie Coochie Man 2:49
A2 I'm Ready 3:02
A3 Rollin' Stone 3:05
A4 I Just Want To Make Love To You 2:50
A5 Honey Bee
Guitar – Little Walter
A6 She Moves Me
Drum [Bass] – Leonard Chess
B1 I Can't Be Satisfied 2:41
B2 I Want You To Love Me 3:01
B3 Long Distance Call 2:39
B4 Standing Around Crying 3:19
B5 Still A Fool
Guitar – Little WalterWritten By – L.J. Welch
B6 Louisiana Blues 2:52



Originally released as The Best of Muddy Waters (Muddy Waters - The Best Of Muddy Waters).

All tracks recorded in Chicago, dates as per backliner cover: A1 (Jan. 7, 1954), A2 (Sept. 1, 1954), A3 (Feb. 1950), A4 (April 13, 1954), A5 (Feb. 1951), A6 (July 11, 1951), B1 (April 1948), B2 (Sept. 24, 1953), B3 (Feb. 1951), B4 (Sept. 1952), B5 (July 11, 1951), B6 (June 1951).

Backliner photo courtesy of Louis Meyers

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout (etched)): LP-1539
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout (etched)): 17975-M
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout (stamped)): LP-1539
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout (etched)): 17976-M

Other Versions (5 of 64) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
LP 1427 Muddy Waters The Best Of Muddy Waters(LP, Comp, Mono) Chess LP 1427 US 1957 Sell This Version
CHBBD-31268 Muddy Waters The Best Of Muddy Waters(CD, Comp, RE) MCA Records CHBBD-31268 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
Chess 9124 224 Muddy Waters The Best Of Muddy Waters(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) Chess, Phonogram Chess 9124 224 France & Benelux Unknown Sell This Version
UIJY-9019 Muddy Waters The Best Of Muddy Waters(LP, Comp, Mono, RE, 200) Chess, Universal Music UIJY-9019 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
9033-1539 Muddy Waters Sail On(LP, Comp, RE) Chess 9033-1539 Canada Unknown Sell This Version



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February 20, 2018
Can anyone confirm if this is the mono mix???? Thanks.