Various ‎– Atlantic Rhythm And Blues 1947-1974

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Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 1: 1947-1952
A1 Joe Morris (2) Lowe Groovin'
Written-By – Morris*
2:45
A2 Tiny Grimes That Old Black Magic
Written-By – Harold Arlen
2:37
A3 Tiny Grimes Annie Laurie
Written-By – Tiny Grimes
2:57
A4 Tiny Grimes Midnight Special
Written-By – Traditional
2:43
A5 Joe Morris (2) Applejack
Written-By – Joe Morris (2)
3:07
A6 Frank Culley Cole Slaw
Written-By – Jesse Albert Stone*
2:44
A7 Stick McGhee Drinkin' Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee
Written-By – Buddy Kaye, J Mayo Williams*, Granville Sticks McGee*
3:12
B1 Ruth Brown So Long
Written-By – Irving Melsher, Remus Harris (2)
2:37
B2 Ruth Brown I'll Get Along Somehow (Parts 1& 2)
Written-By – Buddy Fields, Gerald Marks
2:35
B3 Professor Longhair Hey Little Girl
Written-By – Henry Roland Byrd*
2:42
B4 Professor Longhair Mardi Gras In New Orleans
Written-By – Henry Roland Byrd*
2:42
B5 Harry Van Walls Tee Nah Nah
Written-By – Trad*
2:32
B6 Joe Morris (2) Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere
Written-By – Joseph Morris*, Laurie Tate
2:59
B7 Ruth Brown Teardrops From My Eyes
Written-By – Rudolph Toombs
2:51
C1 Stick McGhee One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
Written-By – Sonny Terry
2:38
C2 The Clovers Don't You Know I Love You
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun
3:12
C3 The Cardinals (2) Shouldn't I Know
Written-By – Meredith Brothers, Sam Azreal
3:08
C4 Joe Turner* The Chill Is On
Written-By – Joe Turner*
2:44
C5 Joe Turner* Chains Of Love
Written-By – Nugetre
3:21
C6 The Clovers Fool, Fool, Fool
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun
2:31
C7 The Clovers One Mint Julep
Written-By – Rudolph Toombs
2:20
D1 The Cardinals (2) Wheel Of Fortune
Written-By – Bennie Benjamin, George David Weiss
2:51
D2 Joe Turner* Sweet Sixteen
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun
2:54
D3 Ruth Brown 5-10-15 Hours
Written-By – Rudolph Toombs
3:08
D4 The Clovers Ting-A-Ling
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun
3:08
D5 Willis "Gator" Jackson* Gator's Groove
Written-By – Willie Jackson*
2:58
D6 Ruth Brown Daddy Daddy
Written-By – Rudolph Toombs
2:53
D7 Ray Charles The Midnight Hour
Written-By – Sweet Sam
2:57
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 2: 1952-1955
E1 The Diamonds (6) A Beggar For Your Kisses
Written-By – Rosales*
2:57
E2 Ruth Brown Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean
Written-By – Herbert Lance*, John Wallace*
2:52
E3 The Clovers Good Lovin'
Written-By – Danny Taylor (2), Jesmet, Leroy Kirkland
2:56
E4 Ruth Brown Wild Wild Young Men
Written-By – Nugetre
2:29
E5 Ray Charles Mess Around
Written-By – Nugetre
2:41
E6 Joe Turner* Honey Hush
Written-By – Lou Willie Turner
2:37
E7 LaVern Baker Soul On Fire
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Gerry Wexler*, LaVern Baker
3:02
F1 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters Money Honey
Written-By – Jesse Stone
2:55
F2 The Clovers Lovey Dovey
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Memphis Evans Curtis*
2:24
F3 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters Such A Night
Written-By – Lincoln Chase
2:28
F4 Professor Longhair Tipitina
Written-By – Cosimo Matassa*, Roy Byrd
2:39
F5 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters White Christmas
Written-By – Irving Berlin
2:38
F6 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters Honey Love
Written-By – Clyde McPhatter, Gerry Wexler*
2:22
F7 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters Whatcha Gonna Do?
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun
2:44
G1 Joe Turner* Shake, Rattle And Roll
Written-By – Charles Calhoun
2:57
G2 The Chords Sh-Boom
Written-By – Carl Feaster, Claude Feaster, Floyd McRae, James C. Keyes, James Edwards*
2:13
G3 Tommy Ridgley Jam Up
Written-By – Thomas Ridgley*
2:45
G4 LaVern Baker Tomorrow Night
Written-By – Sam Coslow, Will Grosz*
3:13
G5 LaVern Baker Tweedle Dee
Written-By – Winfield Scott
3:06
G6 Ray Charles I Got A Woman
Written-By – Ray Charles
2:48
G7 Ray Charles Greenbacks
Written-By – Renald Richard
2:49
H1 The Cardinals (2) The Door Is Still Open
Written-By – Chuck Willis
2:56
H2 Joe Turner* Flip Flop And Fly
Written-By – Charles Calhoun, Lou Willie Turner
2:48
H3 Ray Charles A Fool For You
Written-By – Ray Charles
3:01
H4 Ray Charles This Little Girl Of Mine
Written-By – Ray Charles
2:30
H5 Lavern Baker Play It Fair
Written-By – Bill Campbell (4)
2:57
H6 The Drifters Adorable
Written-By – Buck Ram
2:41
H7 The Robins Smokey Joe's Cafe
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:49
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 3: 1955-1958
I1 The Drifters Ruby Baby
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:20
I2 The Cookies In Paradise
Written-By – Carmen Taylor, Willis Carrol*
2:26
I3 Joe Turner* The Chicken And The Hawk
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:37
I4 The Clovers Devil Or Angel
Written-By – Blanche Carter (2)
2:24
I5 Ray Charles Drown In My Own Tears
Written-By – Henry Glover
3:15
I6 Ray Charles Hallelujah, I Love Her So
Written-By – Ray Charles
2:35
I7 Lavern Baker Jim Dandy
Written-By – Lincoln Chase
2:12
J1 The Coasters Down In Mexico
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
3:14
J2 Joe Turner* Corinne Corrina
Written-By – Bo Chatman, J. Mayo Williams
2:56
J3 Clyde McPhatter Treasure Of Love
Written-By – Jim Shapiro (2), Lou Stallman
2:09
J4 The Clovers Love, Love, Love
Written-By – Sid Wyche*, Teddy McRae
1:59
J5 Chuck Willis It's Too Late
Written-By – Chuck Willis
2:37
J6 Ray Charles Lonely Avenue
Written-By – Doc Pomus
2:34
J7 Ivory Joe Hunter Since I Met You Baby
Written-By – Ivory Joe Hunter
2:43
K1 Ruth Brown Lucky Lips
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:04
K2 Clyde McPhatter Without Love (There Is Nothing)
Written-By – Danny Small
2:55
K3 The Drifters Fools Fall In Love
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:32
K4 Joe Turner* Midnight Special Train
Written-By – Gerry Wexler*, Nugetre
2:37
K5 Ivory Joe Hunter Empty Arms
Written-By – Ivory Joe Hunter
2:36
K6 Chuck Willis C.C.Rider
Written-By – Trad*
2:31
K7 The Coasters Searchin'
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:22
L1 The Coasters Young Blood
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:40
L2 The Bobbettes Mr. Lee
Written-By – Emma Pought*, Helen Gathers, Jannie Pought, Laura Webb, Reather Dixon
2:13
L3 Chuck Willis Betty And Dupree
Written-By – Chuck Willis
2:26
L4 Chuck Willis What Am I Livin' For
Written-By – Art Harris, Fred Jay
2:24
L5 Chuck Willis Hang Up My Rock And Roll Shoes
Written-By – Chuck Willis
2:18
L6 The Coasters Yakety Yak
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
1:49
L7 Clyde McPhatter A Lover's Question
Written-By – Brook Benton, Jimmy Williams (3)
2:33
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 4: 1958-1962
M1 LaVern Baker I Cried A Tear
Written-By – Al Julia
2:35
M2 Ray Charles The Right Time
Written-By – Lee Herman*, Samuel Albert Matthews
3:26
M3 The Coasters Charlie Brown
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:20
M4 Ray Charles What's I Say (Parts 1 & 2)
Written-By – Ray Charles
6:26
M5 The Drifters There Goes My Baby
Written-By – Benjamin Nelson, Lover Patterson
2:12
M6 The Coasters Along Came Jones
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:57
M7 Ray Charles Let The Good Times Roll
Written-By – Fleecy Moore*, Sam Theard
2:48
N1 The Coasters Poison Ivy
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:45
N2 The Drifters Dance With Me
Written-By – Elmo Glick, George Treadwell, Irving Nahan, Lewis Lebish
2:21
N3 Ray Charles Just For A Thrill
Written-By – Don Raye, Lillian Hardin Armstrong*
2:25
N4 The Drifters This Magic Moment
Written-By – Doc Pomus / Mort Shuman*
2:28
N5 The Drifters Save The Last Dance For Me
Written-By – Doc Pomus / Mort Shuman*
2:28
N6 The Coasters Shopping For Clothes
Written-By – Kent Harris
2:56
N7 Ben E. King Spanish Harlem
Written-By – Jerry Leiber, Phillip Spector*
2:56
O1 Ben E. King Young Boy Blues
Written-By – Doc Pomus, Phillip Spector*
2:16
O2 Ben E. King Stand By Me
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:56
O3 Carla Thomas Gee Whizz
Written-By – Carla Venita Thomas*
2:16
O4 LaVern Baker Saved
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:56
O5 Solomon Burke Just Out Of Reach (Of My Two Empty Arms)
Written-By – V F Stewart*
2:41
O6 The Coasters Little Egypt
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
2:48
O7 Ben E. King Amor
Written-By – Galindo Gabriel Ruiz*
3:05
P1 The Mar-Keys Last Night
Written-By – Charles Axton, Chips Moman, Floyd Newman, Gilbert Caple*, Jerry Lee Smith*
2:39
P2 The Ikettes I'm Blue (The Gong-Gong Song)
Written-By – Ike Turner
2:31
P3 William Bell You Don't Miss Your Water
Written-By – William Bell
3:01
P4 The Falcons I Found A Love
Written-By – Robert West (2), Willie Schofield, Wilson Pickett
2:57
P5 Solomon Burke Cry To Me
Written-By – Bert Russell
2:36
P6 Ben E. King Don't Play That Song (You Lied)
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Benjamin Nelson
2:49
P7 Booker T. & The MG's* Green Onions
Written-By – Al Jackson JR*, Booker T Jones*, Lewie Steinberg*, Steve Cropper
2:54
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 5: 1962-1966
Q1 The Drifters Up On The Roof
Written-By – Gerald Goffin / Carole King*
2:37
Q2 LaVern Baker See See Rider
Written-By – TRAD*
2:29
Q3 Ben E. King I (Who Have Nothing)
Written-By – Labati Carlo Donida*, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Mogol
2:28
Q4 Solomon Burke If You Need Me
Written-By – Robert Bateman, Sonny Sanders, Wilson Pickett
2:33
Q5 Otis Redding Thes Arms Of Mine
Written-By – Otis Redding
2:32
Q6 Barbara Lewis Hello Stranger
Written-By – Barbara Ann Lewis*
2:41
Q7 The Drifters On Broadway
Written-By – Jerry Leiber / Mike Stoller*
3:00
R1 Doris Troy Just One Look
Written-By – Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller
2:30
R2 Nat Kendrick & The Swans (Do The) Mashed Potatoes (Parts 1 & 2)
Written-By – Gregory Carroll
3:28
R3 Chris Kenner Land Of 1000 Dances
Written-By – Christopher Kenner*
2:29
R4 Rufus Thomas Walkin' The Dog
Written-By – Rufus Thomas
2:35
R5 Esther Phillips Release Me
Written-By – Dub Williams, Eddie Miller (3), Robert Gene Yount*
3:18
R6 Don Covay Mercy, Mercy
Written-By – Donald Covay*, Ronald Alonzo Miller*
2:27
R7 The Drifters Under The Boardwalk
Written-By – Art Resnick*, Kenny Young
2:41
S1 Esther Phillips And I Love Him
Written-By – John Winston Lennon / Paul James McCartney*
2:42
S2 Joe Tex Hold What You've Got
Written-By – Joe Tex
3:06
S3 Otis Redding Mr. Pitiful
Written-By – Otis Redding, Steve Cropper
2:43
S4 Barbara Lewis Baby I'm Yours
Written-By – Van Allen McCoy*
2:31
S5 Willie Tee Teasin' You
Written-By – Earl King
2:47
S6 Otis Redding I've Been Loving You Too Long
Written-By – Jerry Butler, Otis Redding
3:15
S7 Wilson Pickett In The Midnight Hour
Written-By – Steven Cropper*, Wilson Pickett
2:40
T1 Don Covay See-Saw
Written-By – Donald Covay*, Steve Cropper
3:02
T2 Otis Redding Respect
Written-By – Otis Redding
2:08
T3 Sam & Dave You Don't Know Like I Know
Written-By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes
2:32
T4 Percy Sledge When A Man Loves A Woman
Written-By – Andrew Wright (4), Calvin Houston Lewis*
2:53
T5 Sam & Dave Hold On, I'm Comin'
Written-By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes
2:33
T6 The Capitols Cool Jerk
Written-By – Donald Storball
2:36
T7 Jimmy Hughes Neighbor, Neighbor
Written-By – Alton Joseph Valier
2:41
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 6: 1966-1969
U1 Wilson Pickett Land Of A 1000 Dances
Written-By – Christopher Kenner*
2:26
U2 Eddie Floyd Knock On Wood
Written-By – Eddie Floyd, Steve Cropper
3:04
U3 Otis Redding Try A Little Tenderness
Written-By – Harry Woods (2), James Campbell, Reginald Connelly
3:51
U4 Wilson Pickett Mustang Sally
Written-By – Bonny Rice
3:07
U5 Sam & Dave When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Written-By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes
3:18
U6 Arthur Conley Sweet Soul Music
Written-By – Arthur Conley, Otis Redding, Sam Cooke
2:23
U7 Sam & Dave Soul Man
Written-By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes
2:38
V1 Aretha Franklin I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)
Written-By – Ronny Shannon*
2:45
V2 Aretha Franklin Do Right Woman - Do Right Man
Written-By – Chips Moman, Dan Penn
3:17
V3 Joe Tex Show Me
Written-By – Joe Tex
2:57
V4 Otis* And Carla* Tramp
Written-By – Jimmy McCracklin, Lowell Fulson
3:02
V5 Wilson Pickett Funky Broadway
Written-By – Arlester Christian
2:37
V6 Booker T. & The MG's* Hip Hug-Her
Written-By – Al Jackson JR*, Booker T Jones*, Donald Dunn*, Steve Cropper
2:26
V7 Aretha Franklin Respect
Written-By – Otis Redding
2:25
W1 Aretha Franklin (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Written-By – Gerald Goffin / Carole King*, Gerry Wexler*
2:46
W2 The Bar-Kays* Soul Finger
Written-By – Ben Cauley, Carl Cunningham, James Alexander, Jimmy King (2), Phalon Jones, Ronnie Caldwell
2:18
W3 Aretha Franklin Baby I Love You
Written-By – Ronny Shannon*
2:37
W4 Joe Tex Skinny Legs And All
Written-By – Joe Tex
3:09
W5 Aretha Franklin Chain Of Fools
Written-By – Donald Covay*
2:45
W6 Wilson Pickett I'm In Love
Written-By – Bobby Womack
2:25
W7 King Curtis Memphis Soul Stew
Written-By – Curtis Ousley
2:55
X1 Otis Redding (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
Written-By – Otis Redding, Steve Cropper
2:38
X2 Archie Bell & The Drells Tighten Up
Written-By – Archie Bell, Billy Buttier
3:10
X3 Clarence Carter Slip Away
Written-By – Clarence George Carter*
2:30
X4 Aretha Franklin Think
Written-By – Aretha Franklin, Ted White
X5 Roberta Flack The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face
Written-By – Ewan MacColl
X6 R.B. Greaves Take A Letter Maria
Written-By – Robert Bertram Greaves*
X7 Brook Benton Rainy Night In Georgia
Written-By – Tony Joe White
Atlantic R&B 1947-1974 - Volume 7: 1969-1974
Y1 Donny Hathaway The Ghetto
Written-By – Donny Edward Hathaway*, Leroy Hutson
Y2 Tyrone Davis Turn Back The Hands Of Time
Written-By – Bonnie Thompson, Jack Daniels (6)
Y3 Les McCann & Eddie Harris Compared To What
Written-By – Eugene McDaniels
Z1 Aretha Franklin Don't Play That Song (You Lied)
Written-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Benjamin Nelson
2:59
Z2 King Floyd Groove Me
Written-By – Floyd King*
2:57
Z3 Clarence Carter Patches
Written-By – General Norman Johnson*, Ronald Dunbar*
3:11
Z4 Beginning Of The End* Funky Nassau (Parts 1 & 2)
Written-By – Raphael Munnings*, Tyrone Patrick Fitzgerald*
5:10
Z5 The Persuaders Thin Line Between Love And Hate
Written-By – Jackie Members, Richard Cornelius Poindexter*, Robert Eugene Poindexter*
3:23
AA1 Aretha Franklin Rock Steady
Written-By – Aretha Franklin
3:12
AA2 Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway You've Got A Friend
Written-By – Carole King
3:24
AA3 Betty Wright Clean Up Woman
Written-By – Clarence Reid, Willie Clarke
2:47
AA4 The Spinners* Could It Be I'm Falling In Love?
Written-By – Melvin Howard Steals*, Mervin Harold Steals*
4:13
AA5 Roberta Flack Killing Me Softly With His Song
Written-By – Charles Fox, Norman Gimbel
5:52
AB1 Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway Where Is The Love?
Written-By – Ralph Macdonald*, William Salter
2:42
AB2 The Spinners* I'll Be Around
Written-By – Phil Hurtt, Thom Bell
3:13
AB3 Roberta Flack Feel Like Makin' Love
Written-By – Eugene McDaniels
2:55
AB4 The Spinners* Mighty Love
Written-By – Bruce Andre Hawes*, Charles Simmons (2), Joseph Banks Jefferson*
3:19
AB5 Major Harris Love Won't Let Me Wait
Written-By – Bobby Eli, Vinnie Barrett
3:45

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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Box): 0 7567-81620-1
  • Label Code: LC 0121
  • Barcode (Volume 1): 0 7567-81293-1
  • Barcode (Volume 2): 0 7567-81294-1
  • Barcode (Volume 3): 0 7567-81295-1
  • Barcode (Volume 4): 0 7567-81296-1
  • Barcode (Volume 5): 0 7567-81297-1
  • Barcode (Volume 6): 0 7567-81298-1
  • Barcode (Volume 7): 0 7567-81299-1

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
781293-299 Various Atlantic Rhythm And Blues 1947-1974(14xLP, Comp + Box) Atlantic 781293-299 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
8122 747552 9 Various Atlantic R&B 1947-1974(8xCD, Comp + Box) Atlantic, Rhino Records (2) 8122 747552 9 UK 2006 Sell This Version
781 620-1 Various Atlantic Rhythm And Blues 1947-1974(14xLP, Comp + Box) Atlantic 781 620-1 Germany 1985 Sell This Version
82305 Various Atlantic Rhythm And Blues 1947-1974(8xCD, Comp + Box) Atlantic 82305 US 1991 Sell This Version
7 81620-1-& Various Atlantic Rhythm And Blues 1947-1974(14xLP, Comp + Box) Atlantic 7 81620-1-& Canada 1985 Sell This Version

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June 28, 2017
This set was also issued in the US as a seven-cassette box set: seven tapes in standard boxes within a custom slipcase.