SOU-130555

Sam Cooke Wonderful World of S. Cooke + My Kind of Blues

8,26 €

Product details

2 LPs ON 1 CD + 6 BONUS TRACKS

Sam Cooke left an indelible mark on the face of popular music. He was the inventor of SOUL music and one of the most important singers and composers of all time. Without a doubt, he had one of the smoothest, most soulful voices around. Even today there are few voices that can compare. This quintessential release compiles two of his finest LPs: The Wonderful World of Sam Cooke (1960) and My Kind of Blues (1961). Both sensational albums continue to stand the test of time and contain some of his greatest studio recordings, including well known hits such as (What a) Wonderful World, I Thank God, Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out, and Summertime. This special collector’s edition also includes 6 bonus tracks. There’s no better proof of Sam Cooke’s genius than these stylish and exuberant remastered recordings.

PERSONNEL:


SAM COOKE
, vocals, plus:
CLIFF WHITE, RENÉ HALL (guitar)
RED CALLENDER (bass)
HANK JONES, ERNIE HAYES (piano)
EARL PALMER, CHARLES BLACKWELL (drums)
SELDON POWELL  (saxophone)
LEE GOTCH, PIED PIPERS  (backing vocals)
among others.

Original recordings produced by Bumps Blackwell, Hugo & Luigi.
Arranged and conducted by René Hall, Sammy Lowe, Glen Osser.
Recorded between 1957 and 1961.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET, RARE PHOTOS
VINTAGE MEMORABILIA & DETAILED LINER NOTES


TRACKS:


THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SAM COOKE

01. (WHAT A) WONDERFUL WORLD 2:08
02. DESIRE ME 2:26
03. SUMMERTIME 2:23
04. ALMOST IN YOUR ARMS 2:09
05. THAT’S HEAVEN TO ME 2:24
06. NO ONE (CAN EVER TAKE YOUR PLACE) 2:22
07. WITH YOU 2:39
08. BLUE MOON 2:50
09. STEALING KISSES 2:14
10. YOU WERE MADE FOR ME 2:59
11. THERE I’VE SAID IT AGAIN 2:01
12. I THANK GOD 3:00

MY KIND OF BLUES
13. DON’T GET AROUND MUCH ANYMORE 3:15
14. LITTLE GIRL BLUE 3:01
15. NOBODY KNOWS YOU WHEN YOU’RE DOWN AND OUT 3:26
16. OUT IN THE COLD AGAIN 2:27
17. BUT NOT FOR ME 2:35
18. EXACTLY LIKE YOU 2:10
19. I’M JUST A LUCKY SO-AND-SO 3:17
20. SINCE I MET YOU BABY 3:05
21. BABY, WON’T YOU PLEASE COME HOME 2:14
22. TROUBLE IN MIND 3:01
23. YOU’RE ALWAYS ON MY MIND 2:19

BONUS TRACKS

24. YOU SEND ME 2:46
25. CHAIN GANG 2:43
26. WIN YOUR LOVE FOR ME 2:34
27. STEAL AWAY 2:29
28. EVERYBODY LOVES TO CHA CHA CHA 2:43
29. LOVE YOU MOST OF ALL 2:16

TOTAL TIME: 75:54

Reference: SOU-130555
Label: Soul Jam
Label code: 600814
Format: CD
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 8436028690718