The Specialty Story [Box]

The Specialty Story [Box]


Product Details

Release Date: 03/25/1994
Label: Specialty
UPC: 0022211441229
catalogNumber: 4412


Disc 1

  1. Boogie #1
  2. Voo-It! Voo-It!
  3. Milton's Boogie
  4. R.M. Blues
  5. Rainy Day Blues @@Jump Jackson Band
  6. Ice Cream Freezer
  7. True Blues
  8. Rockin' Boogie
  9. Thrill Me
  10. Teardrop Blues
  11. Cadillac Boogie
  12. Keep a Dollar in Your Pocket
  13. X-Temporaneous Boogie
  14. You Don't Love Me
  15. Fat Meat
  16. Everything I Do Is Wrong
  17. Hop, Skip and Jump
  18. Careful Love
  19. Big City Blues
  20. I Want a Roller
  21. The Hucklebuck
  22. Fiesta in Old Mexico
  23. The Honeydripper
  24. Don't Put Me Down
  25. Information Blues
  26. Rag Mop

Disc 2

  1. Pink Champagne
  2. Junior Jives
  3. Where There Is No Love
  4. Everything's Gonna Be All Right Tonight
  5. Please Send Me Someone to Love
  6. Strange Things Happening
  7. Little Joe's Boogie (Guitar Boogie)
  8. Oh Babe!
  9. Lost Love (Baby, Please Come Back to Me)
  10. Frankie Lee
  11. What a Fool I Was
  12. Money Blues
  13. It's Later Than You Think
  14. T-Town Twist
  15. I Have News for You
  16. Prayin' for Your Return
  17. Strange Angel
  18. Best Wishes
  19. Cry Baby
  20. Love Will Make You a Slave
  21. I Can't Lose with the Stuff I Use
  22. Wheel of Fortune
  23. The Big Question
  24. Lawdy Miss Clawdy
  25. So Tired
  26. Night and Day (I Miss You So)

Disc 3

  1. Oooh-Oooh-Oooh
  2. Restless Heart
  3. Dream Girl
  4. Tell Me Pretty Baby
  5. Ain't It a Shame?
  6. Frantic
  7. Too Close to Heaven
  8. I'm Coming Home
  9. I've Got a New Home
  10. One Room Country Shack
  11. Lucy Mae Blues
  12. Early in the Morning
  13. She's Been Gone
  14. Hard Living Alone
  15. Drunk
  16. I Ate the Wrong Part
  17. Bloodstains on the Wall
  18. Baby Doll
  19. The Things That I Used to Do
  20. I'm Your Best Bet, Baby @@Earl "King" Johnson
  21. No Room in the Hotel
  22. I'm Mad
  23. Something's Going on in My Room
  24. Zindy Lou
  25. One More River
  26. Where's My Girl

Disc 4

  1. Nite Owl
  2. Tutti Frutti
  3. Eternity
  4. Rich Woman @@Millet, "Li'l" & His Creoles
  5. Squeeze Box Boogie
  6. Touch the Hem of His Garment
  7. Long Tall Sally
  8. Slippin' and Slidin'
  9. Oh-Rooba-Lee
  10. Gloria
  11. Cherokee Dance
  12. Rip It Up
  13. Ready Teddy
  14. Sweet Breeze
  15. (Every Time I Hear) That Mellow Saxophone
  16. She's Got It
  17. Heeby Jeebies
  18. Should I Ever Love Again
  19. Just to Hold My Hand @@Myles, "Big Boy" & The Shaw-Wees
  20. The Girl Can't Help It
  21. All Around the World
  22. Oooh-Whee-Baby
  23. Just Because
  24. Lucille
  25. Send Me Some Lovin'
  26. Open up Your Heart

Disc 5

  1. Our Romance
  2. Jenny, Jenny
  3. Miss Ann
  4. Short Fat Fannie
  5. Leavin' It All up to You
  6. Keep a Knockin'
  7. Bony Maronie
  8. Twitchy
  9. I'll Come Running Back to You
  10. Good Golly Miss Molly
  11. Slow Down
  12. Dizzy Miss Lizzy
  13. Justine
  14. True Fine Mama
  15. Ooh! My Soul
  16. Lights Out
  17. The Love of God
  18. Koko Joe
  19. Baby Face
  20. There's a Moose on the Loose
  21. Haunted House
  22. She Said Yeah
  23. Bad Boy
  24. Farmer John
  25. Big Boy Pete
  26. Bama Lama Bama Loo

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Bumble Bee Slim   Track Performer
Floyd Dixon   Track Performer
Guitar Slim   Track Performer
John Lee Hooker   Track Performer
Earl King   Track Performer
Percy Mayfield   Track Performer
Roy Milton   Track Performer
Roosevelt Sykes   Track Performer
Clifton Chenier   Track Performer
Chosen Gospel Singers   Track Performer
Pilgrim Travelers   Track Performer
Soul Stirrers   Track Performer
Swan Silvertones   Track Performer
Lee Allen   Saxophone
Jesse Belvin   Track Performer
Wynona Carr   Track Performer
Sam Cooke   Track Performer
Don & Dewey   Track Performer
Vernon Green   Track Performer
Jimmy Liggins   Track Performer
Little Richard   Track Performer
Marvin & Johnny   Track Performer
Art Neville   Track Performer
Lloyd Price   Track Performer
Lou Rawls   Track Performer
Johnnie Taylor   Track Performer
Larry Williams   Track Performer
Plas Johnson   Saxophone
Harold Land   Saxophone
Frank Motley   Track Performer
Tony Allen   Track Performer
Chimes   Track Performer
Johnny Fuller   Track Performer
Honey Boy   Track Performer
Clydie King   Track Performer
Joe Lutcher   Track Performer
H-Bomb Ferguson   Track Performer
Gene Phillips   Guitar
Mercy Dee Walton   Track Performer
Big Maceo Merriweather   Track Performer
Jack McVea   Saxophone
Justin Adams   Guitar
Jonathan Bagsby   Bass
Hidle Brown Barnum   Piano
Dallas Bartley   Bass
Edgar Blanchard   Guitar
Prof. Alex Bradford   Track Performer
Ted Brinson   Bass
Red Callender   Bass
Bill Cooper   Bass
Jimmy Crawford   Track Performer
Maxwell Davis   Saxophone
Ernie K-Doe   Track Performer
Salvadore Doucette   Piano
Nathaniel Douglas   Guitar
Ed Hall   Drums
Charles Ferguson   Saxophone
Frank Fields   Bass
Buddy Floyd   Saxophone
Edward Frank   Piano
Grady Gaines   Saxophone
Harold Grant   Guitar
Jewell L. Grant   Saxophone
William K. "Billy" Hadnott   Bass
Rene Hall   Guitar
Ralph Hamilton   Bass
Herb Hardesty   Saxophone
Andrew "Smokey" Hogg   Track Performer
Camille Howard   Piano,Track Performer
James Jackson   Saxophone
Little Willie Jackson   Saxophone
Jackie Kelso   Saxophone
Ernest McLean   Guitar
Roy Montrell   Guitar,Track Performer
Charlie Eldridge "Chuck" Norris   Guitar
Earl Palmer   Drums
Leon Petties   Drums
Peppy Prince   Drums
Olsie Robinson   Bass
Johnny Rogers   Guitar
Jesse Sailes   Drums
Hosea Sapp   Trumpet
Frankie Lee Sims   Track Performer
Huey "Piano" Smith   Piano
Floyd Turnham   Saxophone
Alvin "Red" Tyler   Saxophone
Benny Waters   Saxophone
Eugene Watson   Piano
Tiny Webb   Guitar
Lester Williams   Track Performer
Glen Willis   Trumpet
Jim Wynn   Track Performer
Leonidas Raymond "Lee" Young   Drums
Bill Douglass   Drums
Tiny Mitchell   Guitar
Charles "Hungry" Williams   Drums
Clifford Burkes   Saxophone
Charles Connors   Drums
Amos Easton   Track Performer
Roddy Jackson   Track Performer
Willard MacDaniel   Piano
Nat McFay   Drums
Bumps Meyer   Saxophone
Frank Palsey   Guitar
Samuel Parker   Saxophone
Wilbert Smith   Saxophone
Eugene Church   Track Performer
Roy Milton & His Solid Senders   Track Performer
Chuck Norris   Guitar
Vernon Green & the Phantoms   Track Performer
Marion Abernathy   Track Performer
Bill Gaither   Saxophone
Arthur Lee Maye & the Crowns   Track Performer
Sepia Tones   Track Performer
Four Flames   Track Performer
Little Temple   Track Performer
Daddy Cleanhead   Track Performer
Bob Landers   Track Performer
Willie Joe & His Unitar   Track Performer
Tony Allen   Track Performer
Eddie Davis   Bass
Joe Liggins & His Honeydrippers   Track Performer
Joe Lutcher & His Society Cats   Track Performer
King Perry & His Pied Pipers   Track Performer
Bill Pittman   Bass
Armand Jump Jackson   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Larry Williams   Composer
Harold Battiste   Producer
Sonny Bono   Producer
Cosimo Matassa   Engineer
Abe Robyn   Engineer
Art Rupe   Producer
Billy Vera   Producer
Johnny Vincent   Producer
Harry Akst   Composer
Robert "Bumps" Blackwell   Composer,Producer
Benny Davis   Composer

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