is a 1958 The Best of Muddy Waters greatest hits album by Muddy Waters released by Chess Records in April 1958. With the increasing popularity of 33 1/3 rpm recordings (commonly called LPs), Chess Records started releasing its first LPs in 1958. [4 ] The Best of Muddy Waters (released sometime in April 1958 according to ) was the third LP that Chess released. Billboard magazine The album was re-released in [1 ] CD format in 1997 by Chess and MCA Records.
Track listing [ edit ]
All songs written and composed by
McKinley Morganfield, except where noted.
Hoochie Coochie" (Dixon) Chess #1560
"She Moves Me"
"I Want You to Love Me"
"Standing Around Crying"
"Still a Fool"
"I Can't Be Satisfied"
Aristocrat #1305 [6 ] 2:41
Personnel [ edit ]
Per Discogs [2 ]
Muddy Waters – lead vocals, guitar
Ernest "Big" Crawford – bass on "Long Distance Call", "Louisiana Blues", "Honey Bee", "I Want You To Love Me", and "I Can't Be Satisfied"
Willie Dixon – bass on "I Just Want To Make Love To You", "I'm Ready", and "I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man"
Little Walter – harmonica on tracks A-1, A-2, A-3, A-6, B-1, B-2, and B-4; guitar on B-5
Walter "Shakey" Horton – harmonica on B-3 (as credited on LP - Little Walter is the harmonica player on all tracks on this collection where harmonica is present.)
Jimmy Rogers – guitar on tracks A-1, A-4, A-6, B-1, B-3, and B-4
Otis Spann – piano on A-1, A-6, B-1, B-3, and B-4
Fred Below – drums on A-1, A-6, and B-1 Elgin Evans –
washboard on A-3; drums on B-3 and B-4
Leonard Chess – bass drum on B-2 and B-5
Studs Terkel – liner notes
Release history [ edit ]
LP LP 1427
References [ edit ]