Jumpin' and Jivin'

Jumpin' and Jivin'

by Louis Jordan
     
 

Louis Jordan's use of uptempo jump shuffle rhythms and his jivin' persona and loose, almost calypso approach created a template for R&B and eventually for rock & roll and even hip-hop, and his boundless good energy informed jazz, as well. This two-disc, 44-rack collection hits the essential high points of Jordan's career, and while it may be a bit too much for the… See more details below

Overview

Louis Jordan's use of uptempo jump shuffle rhythms and his jivin' persona and loose, almost calypso approach created a template for R&B and eventually for rock & roll and even hip-hop, and his boundless good energy informed jazz, as well. This two-disc, 44-rack collection hits the essential high points of Jordan's career, and while it may be a bit too much for the casual listener, more serious listeners will find it just about right.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/08/2005
Label:
Recall Records Uk
UPC:
0636551452021
catalogNumber:
520

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Choo Choo Ch'boogie
  2. Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens
  3. Saturday Night Fish Fry
  4. Caldonia Boogie
  5. Ain't That Just Like a Woman
  6. Texas and Pacific
  7. Buzz Me
  8. Let the Good Time Roll
  9. Boogie Woogie Blue Plate
  10. Mop-Mop
  11. Gi Jive
  12. Run Joe
  13. Stone Cold Dead in the Market
  14. Jack, You're Dead
  15. Don't Worry 'Bout That Mule
  16. What's the Use of Gettin' Sober
  17. You Can't Get That No More
  18. Ration Blues
  19. Five Guys Named Moe
  20. Blue Light Boogie
  21. Beans and Corn Bread
  22. Open the Door Richard

Disc 2

  1. Reet, Petitie & Gone
  2. Sure Had a Wonderful Time
  3. Barnyard Boogie
  4. Doug the Jitterbug
  5. At the Swing Cats Ball
  6. Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
  7. Have You Got the Gumption?
  8. Oh Boy, I'm in the Groove
  9. Sam Jones Done Snagged His Britches On
  10. Early in the Morning
  11. Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
  12. I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
  13. Daddy-O
  14. You're on the Right Track, Baby
  15. Baby It's Cold Outside
  16. My Baby Said Yes
  17. Somebody Done Changed the Lock on My Door
  18. We Can't Agree
  19. Roamin' Blues
  20. You Run Your Mouth and I'll Run My Business
  21. (You Died Your Hair) Chartreuse
  22. Teardrops from My Eyes

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Louis Jordan   Primary Artist

Technical Credits

Miles Davis   Composer
Ella Fitzgerald   Composer
Wardell Gray   Composer
Louis Jordan   Composer
Joe Bushkin   Composer
Pinetop Smith   Composer
Phil Moore   Composer
Denver Darling   Composer
Dusty Fletcher   Composer
Casey Bill Weldon   Composer
Wilmoth Houdini   Composer
Frank Loesser   Composer
Jack McVea   Composer
Lil Armstrong   Composer
Dallas Bartley   Composer
Benny Carter   Composer
Fred Clark   Composer
Milt Gabler   Composer
Mack Gordon   Composer
John Mason   Composer
Don Raye   Composer
Rudy Toombs   Composer
Will Weldon   Composer
J. Mayo Williams   Composer
Danny Baxter   Composer
Vaughn Horton   Composer
Claude Demetrius   Composer
Fleecie Moore   Composer
Sydney Robin   Composer
Jessie Mae Robinson   Composer
Joan Whitney   Composer
Bill Austin   Composer
Sam Theard   Composer
Joe Willoughby   Composer
Jerome Bresler   Composer
Ellis Walsh   Composer
Jack Wolf Fine   Composer
Larry Wynn   Composer
Alex Kramer   Composer
Greece 2000   Composer
Joseph E. Hirsch   Composer
Dan Howell   Composer
Duke Groaner   Composer
Charlie Stewart   Composer
Leo Hickman   Composer
Antonio Cosey   Composer
Collenane Clark   Composer
Michael Hendon   Liner Notes

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