I'M A MAN - BO BIDDLY
It is a song written and recorded by Bo Diddley in 1955 and became a number
1 R&B chart hit.
I GOT MY MOJO WORKING - MUDDY WATERS
A 1956 song written by Preston Foster and first recorded by Ann Cole, but
popularized by Muddy Waters in 1957. Waters' rendition of the song was
featured on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of 500 Greatest Songs of All
BEFORE YOU ACCUSE ME - ERIC CLAPTON
Also known as, "Before You Accuse Me (Take a Look at Yourself) is a blues
song written and recorded by rock and roll icon Bo Diddley in 1957. It was
recorded twice by Eric Clapton: an electric version on his 1989 album
Journeyman and a live acoustic version for the MTV Unplugged series. The
electric version, recorded in 1989, features Robert Cray on guitar performing
the second solo.
JOHNNY B. GOOD - CHUCK BERRY
It is a 1958 rock and roll song written and originally performed by American
musician Chuck Berry. The song was a major hit among both black and white
audiences peaking at #2 on Billboard magazine's Hot R&B Sides chart and #8
on the Billboard Hot 100.
WANG DANG DOODLE - KOKO TAYLOR
Song written by Willie Dixon for Howlin' Wolf in 1960 at Chess Records in
MESSIN' WITH THE KID - BUDDY GUY AND JR WELLS
Originally recorded by Junior Wells in 1960. It is credited to Chief Records
owner/songwriter/producer Mel London.
UNCHAIN MY HEART - RAY CHARLES
Written by Bobby Sharp and recorded first in 1961 by Ray Charles and in 1963
by Trini Lopez and later by many others. Sharp, a drug addict at the time, sold
the song to Teddy Powell for $50.
I AIN'T SUPERTITOUS - WILLIE DIXON
Written by Willie Dixon, first recorded by Howlin' Wolf in 1961.
I'M TORE DOWN - FREDDY KING
It is from the album Freddy King Sings, 1961. Freddie King based his guitar
style on Texas and Chicago influences and was one of the first bluesmen to
have a multi-racial backing band onstage with him at live performances.