Blues Summit

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Blues Summit
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Studio album by B.B. King
Released 1993
Recorded February 15-19, 1993 at Ardent Studios, Memphis, Tennessee; except tracks 1, 4 and 12, March 8-12, 1993 at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California
Genre Blues
Label MCA
Producer Dennis Walker (tracks: A1, B1, B2), Denny Diante (tracks: A2 to A6, B3 to B6)
B.B. King chronology
There is Always One More Time
(1991)There is Always One More Time1991
Blues Summit
(1993)
Lucille & Friends
(1995)Lucille & Friends1995
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Blues Summit is the thirty third studio album by B.B. King released in 1993 through the MCA label.[1] The album reached peak positions of number 182 on the Billboard 200, and number 64 on Billboard's R&B Albums chart.[2] The album won a Grammy Award in 1994 for Best Traditional Blues Album.[3]

Former schoolmates, Robert Cray and Bobby Murray, also played on the recording.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Featuring artist Length
1. "Playin' with My Friends" Robert Cray 5:18
2. "Since I Met You Baby" Katie Webster 4:45
3. "I Pity the Fool" Buddy Guy 4:36
4. "You Shook Me" John Lee Hooker 4:59
5. "Something You Got" Koko Taylor 4:02
6. "There's Something on Your Mind" Etta James 6:02
7. "Little by Little" Lowell Fulson 4:07
8. "Call It Stormy Monday" Albert Collins 7:17
9. "You're the Boss" Ruth Brown 4:07
10. "We're Gonna Make It" Irma Thomas 3:51
11. "I Gotta Move Out of This Neighborhood/
Nobody Loves Me But My Mother"
Orchestra 8:57
12. "Everybody's Had the Blues" Joe Louis Walker 4:36
Total length: 62:45

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wynn, Ron. "Blues Summit". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved February 1, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Blues Summit: Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved February 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ a b Richard Skelly. "Bobby Murray". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved December 20, 2011.