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All Music Guide - Bill Dahl
Floyd Dixon landed at Art Rupe's Specialty label in 1953, his music jumping harder than ever. These 22 tracks rate with his best; the collection is full of rarities and previously unissued items, many featuring the wailing tenor sax of Carlos Bermudez in lusty support of the pianist. By 1957, when he momentarily paused at Ebb Records, Dixon could do a pretty fair breathless imitation of Little Richard, as the scorching "Oooh Little Girl" definitively proves. Also includes Dixon's best-known number, the often-covered rocker "Hey Bartender" first out on Atlantic's Cat subsidiary in 1954.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Bill Dahl
Floyd Dixon landed at Art Rupe's Specialty label in 1953, his music jumping harder than ever. These 22 tracks rate with his best; the collection is full of rarities and previously unissued items, many featuring the wailing tenor sax of Carlos Bermudez in lusty support of the pianist. By 1957, when he momentarily paused at Ebb Records, Dixon could do a pretty fair breathless imitation of Little Richard, as the scorching "Oooh Little Girl" definitively proves. Also includes Dixon's best-known number, the often-covered rocker "Hey Bartender" first out on Atlantic's Cat subsidiary in 1954.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/5/1991
  • Label: Specialty
  • UPC: 022211701125
  • Catalog Number: 7011
  • Sales rank: 118,189

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Floyd Dixon Primary Artist, Piano, Leader
Plas Johnson Tenor Saxophone
Jimmy Lewis Guitar
William K. "Billy" Hadnott Bass
Charlie Eldridge "Chuck" Norris Guitar
Earl Palmer Drums
Rudy Pitts Drums
Carlos Bermudez Tenor Saxophone
Minor W. Robinson Drums
Joe Howard Tenor Saxophone
Technical Credits
Floyd Dixon Composer
Willie Dixon Composer
Ahmet Ertegun Producer
Kirk Felton Remastering
Art Rupe Producer
Billy Vera Producer, Liner Notes, Series Supervision
Jerry Wexler Producer
Georgia Gillfillan Contributor, Package Production
John Dolphin Producer
Rob McNurlin Composer
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