Bring 'Em In (Buddy Guy album)

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Bring 'Em In
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Studio album by Buddy Guy
Released September 27, 2005
Genre Chicago blues, Electric blues
Length 60:00
Label Jive, Silvertone
Producer Steve Jordan
Buddy Guy chronology
Blues Singer
(2003)Blues Singer2003
Bring 'Em In
(2005)
Skin Deep
(2008)Skin Deep2008
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Blogcritics (positive)[2]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars
Robert Christgau (3-star Honorable Mention)

Bring 'Em In is the 13th studio album by blues musician Buddy Guy, released in 2005 on Silvertone Records. The album is made up almost entirely of songs covered by Buddy Guy, containing only one original composition by the artist.

The album features a number of collaborations with other artists including: Carlos Santana (guitar), Tracy Chapman (vocals), John Mayer (guitar), Keb' Mo' (guitar), Anthony Hamilton (vocals), Robert Randolph (pedal steel), and Keith Richards (guitar).

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
French Albums (SNEP)[3] 137
US Billboard 200[4] 152
US Top Blues Albums (Billboard)[5] 2

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Guest musicians[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Steve Jordan - Producer
  • Don Smith - Recording
  • Willie Mitchell and Lester Snell - Horn Arrangements
  • Jim Horn - Horn Arrangement on Track 9
  • Derrick Santini - Photographer

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Now You're Gone" Curtis Mayfield, Joseph Scott 5:03
2. "Ninety Nine and One Half" Eddie Floyd, Steve Cropper, Wilson Pickett 3:48
3. "What Kind of Woman Is This" Buddy Guy 5:17
4. "Somebody's Sleeping in My Bed" Allen A. Jones, Bettye Crutcher 6:25
5. "I Put a Spell on You" (featuring Carlos Santana) Screamin' Jay Hawkins 4:04
6. "On a Saturday Night" Eddie Floyd, Steve Cropper 3:18
7. "Ain't No Sunshine" (featuring Tracy Chapman) Bill Withers 3:25
8. "I've Got Dreams to Remember" (featuring John Mayer) Joe Rock, Otis Redding, Zelma Redding 4:56
9. "Lay Lady Lay" (featuring Anthony Hamilton and Robert Randolph) Bob Dylan 4:35
10. "Cheaper to Keep Her/Blues in the Night" Bonny Rice, Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer 6:18
11. "Cut You Loose" Mel London 7:39
12. "The Price You Gotta Pay" (featuring Keith Richards) Keb' Mo' 3:41
13. "Do Your Thing" Mel London 4:07

References[edit]

  1. ^ Westergaard, Sean. "Bring 'Em In - Buddy Guy". Allmusic. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Hathaway, Josh (3 October 2005). "Music Review: Buddy Guy Bring 'Em In". Blogcritics.com. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Lescharts.com – Buddy Guy – Bring 'Em In". Hung Medien.
  4. ^ "Buddy Guy Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard.
  5. ^ "Buddy Guy Chart History (Top Blues Albums)". Billboard.