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Back Beats

Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/19/1996
  • Label: Pearl
  • UPC: 727031105626
  • Catalog Number: 1056
  • Sales rank: 252,538


Disc 1
  1. 1 Swingin' in E Flat (3:04)
  2. 2 African Lullaby (3:03)
  3. 3 Dancing Dogs (2:50)
  4. 4 Back Beats (2:50)
  5. 5 Spitfire (3:02)
  6. 6 Harlem Heat (3:04)
  7. 7 Trouble in Mind (2:34)
  8. 8 Slide, Mr. Trombone (3:11)
  9. 9 Red, Red, Ride (3:18)
  10. 10 Rock Daniel (2:55)
  11. 11 Big Fat Mama (3:06)
  12. 12 Shout, Sister, Shout (2:42)
  13. 13 Apollo Jump (3:23)
  14. 14 Rock Me (2:47)
  15. 15 Let Me off Uptown (3:08)
  16. 16 That's All (2:37)
  17. 17 I Want a Tall Skinny Papa (2:54)
  18. 18 Savoy (3:07)
  19. 19 Mason Flyer (2:49)
  20. 20 Little John Special (3:06)
  21. 21 Shipyard Social Function (2:53)
  22. 22 Hurry, Hurry! (3:04)
  23. 23 Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well (2:56)
  24. 24 All the Time (2:55)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lucky Millinder Primary Artist, Leader, Vocals
Wynonie Harris Vocals
Bill Doggett Piano
Henry "Red" Allen Trumpet
Buster Bailey Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Dizzy Gillespie Trumpet
Tab Smith Alto Saxophone
Preston Love Alto Saxophone
Don Cole Trombone
Sam "The Man" Taylor Tenor Saxophone
Al McKibbon Bass
Freddy Webster Trumpet
George Duvivier Bass
Abe Bolar Bass
Floyd Brady Trombone
Joe Britton Trombone
Alfred Cobbs Trombone
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Tenor Saxophone
Nick Fenton Bass
Milton Fletcher Trumpet
Panama Francis Drums
Joe Garland Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Henry Glover Trumpet
Thomas Grider Trumpet
Joe Guy Trumpet
John Harrington Alto Saxophone
Clyde Hart Piano
Edgar Hayes Piano
Shelton Hemphill Trumpet
J.C. Higginbotham Trombone
George James Trombone, Alto Saxophone
Archie Johnson Trumpet
Money Johnson Trombone
Joe Jordan Trumpet
Ellis Larkins Piano
Lawrence Lucie Guitar
George Matthews Trombone
Bernie Peacock Alto Saxophone
Beverly Peer Bass
Ernest Purce Baritone Saxophone
Eli Robinson Trombone
William Scott Trumpet
Stafford Simon Tenor Saxophone
O'Neill Spencer Drums
Bill Swindell Alto Saxophone
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Ray Tunia Piano
George Washington Trombone
Crawford Wethington Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Elmer "Skippy" Williams Tenor Saxophone
Dave Young Tenor Saxophone
Elmer James Bass
Wardell Jones Trumpet
Gene Simon Trombone
George Stevenson Trombone
Sandy Williams Trombone
Lamar Wright Trumpet
Trevor Beacon Guitar
William Cott Trumpet
Mike Hedley Tenor Saxophone
Frank Humphries Trumpet
Trevor Bacon Guitar, Vocals
Nelson Bryant Trumpet
Ludwig Jordan Trumpet
Ernest Leavy Baritone Saxophone
Leroy Elton Hill Trumpet
Technical Credits
Lucky Millinder Composer, Contributor
Mills Blue Rhythm Band Contributor
Benny Carter Composer
Colin Brown Producer
Tony Watts Producer, Liner Notes
Richard Larkin Composer
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