Various Artists

Great Tomato Blues Package

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Great Tomato Blues Package Review

by Roundup Newsletter

There's plenty of blues and R&B here: 45 songs on two CDs. Some of the many artists include: Mississippi Fred McDowell, Aretha Franklin, Albert King, Lightnin' Hopkins, Chuck Berry, Robert Cray, Leadbelly, Irma Thomas, Howlin' Wolf, Ray Charles, Billie Holiday, Muddy Waters, Louis Armstrong, Etta James, B.B. King, Little Walter, and many more.

Track Listing - Disc 1

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Johnny Shines 04:24 Amazon
2 Mississippi Fred McDowell 02:52 Amazon
3 Peg Leg Sam 03:20 Amazon
4 Louisiana Red 03:00 Amazon
5 Lightnin' Hopkins 02:33 Amazon
6 Sonny Terry 02:39 Amazon
7 Sonny Boy Williams 02:24 Amazon
8 Roosevelt Sykes 02:41 Amazon
9 Jelly Roll Morton 03:17 Amazon
10 Louis Armstrong 03:05 Amazon
11 Bessie Smith 03:03 Amazon
12 Champion Jack Dupree 02:29 Amazon
13 Willie Mabon 02:54 Amazon
14 Billie Holiday 01:56 Amazon
15 Charlie Parker 03:05 Amazon
16 Big Mama Thornton 07:00 Amazon
17 Little Walter 02:45 Amazon
18 Howlin' Wolf 02:27 Amazon
19 Buster Brown 02:59 Amazon
20 Elmore James 02:45 Amazon
21 Aretha Franklin 04:28 Amazon
22 Ray Charles 03:08 Amazon

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 Ike & Tina Turner 02:36 Amazon
2 B.B. King 03:37 Amazon
3 Brownie McGhee 02:54 Amazon
4 Bo Diddley 02:29 Amazon
5 Little Richard 02:28 Amazon
6 Etta James 02:37 Amazon
7 Wilbert Harrison 02:25 Amazon
8 Muddy Waters 02:58 Amazon
9 Jimmy Reed 02:26 Amazon
10 Koko Taylor 03:02 Amazon
11 Chuck Berry 03:05 Amazon
12 Fats Domino 02:44 Amazon
13 Dee Dee Ford 02:17 Amazon
14 Irma Thomas 02:14 Amazon
15 Percy Sledge 02:59 Amazon
16 Carl Perkins 02:50 Amazon
17 Jerry Lee Lewis 05:04 Amazon
18 John Lee Hooker 07:25 Amazon
19 Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup 02:24 Amazon
20 Rocky Hill / Johnny Winter 02:49 Amazon
21 Townes Van Zandt 02:51 Amazon
22 Mississippi John Hurt 03:21 Amazon
23 Lead Belly 02:54 Amazon
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