The R&B Years, Vol. 1

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/10/2002
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046513627
  • Catalog Number: 136
  • Sales rank: 314,613

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Wynonie Harris Vocals
John Lee Hooker Guitar, Vocals
Amos Milburn Piano, Vocals
Willie Nelson Trumpet
Count Basie Piano
Arnett Cobb Tenor Saxophone
Harry "Sweets" Edison Trumpet, Vocals
Ella Fitzgerald Track Performer
Paul Gonsalves Tenor Saxophone
Freddie Green Guitar
Lionel Hampton Vibes
Louis Jordan Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Julia Lee Piano, Vocals
Arthur Prysock Trumpet
Buddy Tate Tenor Saxophone
Earl Van Riper Guitar
Dinah Washington Vocals
Harry Babasin Bass
Herbie Fields Alto Saxophone
Buddy Johnson Piano, Vocals
Ernie Royal Trumpet
Hal Singer Tenor Saxophone
Bill Davis Piano
Wild Bill Davis Piano
Jack Marshall Guitar
John Mehegan Piano
Don Wilkerson Tenor Saxophone
Hadda Brooks Piano, Vocals
Preston Love Alto Saxophone
Carl Wilson Bass
Nellie Lutcher Piano, Vocals
Don Cole Trombone
Marie Knight Vocals
Sammy Price Piano
Walter Page Bass
Tom Archia Tenor Saxophone
Vincent Bair-Beyes Alto Saxophone
Butch Ballard Drums
Benny Carter Alto Saxophone
Emmett Berry Trumpet
Wallace Bishop Drums
Joe Britton Trombone
Johnny Brown Guitar
Alvin Burroughs Drums
Eddie Byrd Drums
Harper Cosby Bass
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup Guitar, Vocals
Wendell Culley Trumpet
Clarence Donaldson Drums
Ted Donnelly Trombone
William K. "Billy" Hadnott Bass
Carl Hogan Guitar
John Hunt Trumpet
Aaron Izenhall Trumpet
Josh Jackson Tenor Saxophone
Eddie Johnson Tenor Saxophone
Joe Knight Piano
Ransom Knowling Bass
Nappy Lamare Guitar
George Matthews Trombone
Hot Lips Page Trumpet
Charles "Truck" Parham Bass
Judge Riley Drums
Al Robinson Alto Saxophone
Eli Robinson Trombone
Rudy Rutherford Alto Saxophone
Jesse "Po" Simpkins Bass, Baritone Saxophone
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Guitar, Vocals
Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson Alto Saxophone, Vocals
Greely Walton Baritone Saxophone
Jack Washington Baritone Saxophone
Shadow Wilson Drums
Snooky Young Trumpet
Lee Pope Tenor Saxophone
Willie Simpson Baritone Saxophone
David Van Dyke Tenor Saxophone
Frankie "Sugar Chile" Robinson Piano, Vocals
George Foster Double Bass
Lee Young Drums
Louis Jordan & His Tympany 5 Track Performer
Hurley Ramey Guitar
Ed Lewis Trumpet
Teddy "Cherokee" Conyers Baritone Saxophone
Purvis Henson Tenor Saxophone
Sam Lovett Drums
Frank Royal Trumpet
Al Wichard Drums
Billy Johnson Trombone, Vocals
Leon Spann Bass
William Mackel Guitar
Henry Bridges Tenor Saxophone
Bernard Archer Trombone
Bernard McKay Guitar
Joe O'Laughlin Alto Saxophone
Emmanuel Simms Drums
Geechie Smith Trumpet
Andrew Wood Trumpet
Bill Johnson's Louisiana Jug Band Trombone, Vocals
Andrew "Tiny" Wood Trumpet
Vincent Bair Bey Alto Saxophone
Billy Smith Tenor Saxophone
Dave Cavanaugh Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Harris Bass
Basie Day Double Bass
James Wright Tenor Saxophone
Calvin Vaughan Drums
Technical Credits
John Lee Hooker Composer
Leonard Feather Composer
Lionel Hampton Vibe Master
Mitch Miller Director
Bernard Besman Composer
Neil Slaven Liner Notes
Borney Bergantine Composer
Betty Peterson Composer
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