Various ‎– The Best Of Chess Rhythm & Blues Volume Two

Label:
Chess ‎– CHD31318
Format:
CD, Compilation, Remastered
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Billy Stewart Summertime
Alto Saxophone – Bunky GreenBaritone Saxophone – Rubin CooperBass – Louis SatterfieldDirected By [Director] – Rockwell Davis*Drums – Maurice WhiteGuitar – Bryce Robertson*, Pete CoseyPiano – Sonny ThompsonTenor Saxophone – Johnny BoardTrombone – John Avant, Julian Priester, Morris EllisTrumpet – Art Hoyle*, John Howell, Paul SerranoVocals – Billy StewartWritten-By – Dubose Heyward, George Gershwin
4:55
2 Tony Clarke (2) The Entertainer
Backing Band, Backing Vocals – Unknown ArtistVocals – Tony Clarke (2)Written-By – T. Clarke*
2:33
3 Mitty Collier I Had A Talk With My Man Last Night
Backing Band [Remainder] – Unknown ArtistDrums – Maurice WhitePiano – Leonard CastonProducer – Billy Davis (2)Vocals – Mitty CollierWritten-By – James Cleveland*
2:48
4 The Radiants Voice Your Choice
Lead Vocals – Maurice McAlisterVocals – Leonard Caston (2), Wallace SimpsonWritten-By – Gerald Sims, Maurice McAlister
2:32
5 The Dells Stay In My Corner
Arranged By, Directed By [Director] – Charles StepneyBaritone Vocals – Michael McGill*Bass Vocals – Charles "Chuck" Barksdale*Lead Vocals – Marvin JuniorTenor Vocals – Johnny Carver, Vern Allison*Written-By – Barrett Strong, Bobby Miller, Wade Flemons
6:10
6 Little Milton If Walls Could Talk
Arranged By, Conductor – Gene BargeVocals, Guitar – Little MiltonWritten-By – Bobby Miller
3:06
7 Laura Lee Dirty Old Man
Producer – Rick HallVocals – Laura LeeWritten-By – B. Miller*
2:51
8 Fontella Bass Rescue Me
Arranged By – Phil WrightDirected By [Director] – Billy Davis (2)Drums – Maurice WhiteElectric Bass – Louis SatterfieldGuitar – Pete CoseyOrgan – Sonny ThompsonPiano – Raynard MinerTenor Saxophone – Gene BargeVocals – Fontella BassWritten-By – W.C. Smith*, R. Miner*
2:54
9 Ramsey Lewis Trio* The "In" Crowd
Bass – Eldee YoungDrums – Red HoltPiano – Ramsey LewisWritten-By – Billy Page
3:16
10 Sugar Pie DeSanto Soulful Dress
Bass – Louis SatterfieldDrums – Maurice WhiteGuitar – Gerald SimsOrgan – Leonard CastonSaxophone – Unknown ArtistVocals – Sugar Pie DeSantoWritten-By – Maurice McAlister
2:49
11 Jackie Ross Selfish One
Backing Band – Unknown ArtistProducer – Billy Davis (2)Vocals – Jackie RossWritten-By – Smith*, McKinley*
3:15
12 Etta James Tell Mama
Drums – Roger HawkinsElectric Bass – David HoodGuitar – Albert Lowe*, Jimmy Ray Johnson*Organ – Barry Beckett, Carl Banks (2)Organ, Piano – Dewey L. Oldham*Piano – George Davis (2), Marvin Thomas*Producer, Arranged By – Rick HallSaxophone – Aaron Varnell, Charles Chalmers, Floyd Newman, James MitchellTrumpet – Gene "Bowlegs" Miller*Vocals – Etta JamesWritten-By – C. Carter*, M. Daniels*, W. Terrell*
2:20

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

Track 1 recorded in Chicago, October 1965.
Track 2/4 recorded in Chicago, October 1964.
Track 3 recorded in Chicago, June 1964.
Track 5 recorded in Chicago, early 1968.
Track 6 recorded in Chicago, October 15, 1968/vocal re-recorded in Chicago, November 14, 1969.
Track 7 recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, 1967.
Track 8 recorded in Chicago, September 1965.
Track 9 recorded live at The Bohemian Cavern, Washington, D.C., May 1965
Track 10/11 recorded in Chicago, 1964.
Track 12 recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, August 1967.

Credits for track 12:
Organ - Carl Banks or Barry Beckett
Piano - Marvin Thomas or George Davis
Guitar - Jimmy Ray Johnson or Albert Lowe

Mastered at Artisan, L.A. Digital remastering at MCA Whitney Studios, Glendale, CA.

© 1987 MCA Records, Inc. ℗ 1988 MCA Records, Inc. Manufactured for MCA Records, Inc., 70 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, California - U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 76743 13182 0

Other Versions (1 of 1) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CHD31318, MCD31318 Various The Best Of Chess Rhythm & Blues Volume Two(CD, Comp, RM) Chess, MCA Records CHD31318, MCD31318 Europe 1988 Sell This Version

Reviews