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His First Eight Classics Albums Plus Singles and B-sides: 1959-1962 King Curtis


Barcode: 823564699325

  • Format: CD Box Set
  • Category: Jazz
  • Released: 15th September 2017

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  • Track listing

    ⠀ Disc 1

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Heavenly Blues King Curtis 2.33
    Track 2 Restless Guitar King Curtis 2.06
    Track 3 Castle Rock King Curtis 2.1
    Track 4 Honeydripper (Part 1) King Curtis 2.02
    Track 5 Honeydripper (Part 2) King Curtis 2.2
    Track 6 Midnight Ramble King Curtis 2.33
    Track 7 Linda King Curtis 3.15
    Track 8 The Shake King Curtis 2.43
    Track 9 Jaywalk King Curtis 4.18
    Track 10 Lil' Brother King Curtis 4.54
    Track 11 Peter Gunn King Curtis 2.56
    Track 12 The Groove King Curtis 3.13
    Track 13 Snake Eyes King Curtis 3.01
    Track 14 Cuban Twilight King Curtis 2.51
    Track 15 Birth of the Blues King Curtis 2.35
    Track 16 Chili King Curtis 2.1
    Track 17 Close Your Eyes King Curtis 2.37
    Track 18 Unchained Melody King Curtis 2.3
    Track 19 Off Shore King Curtis 3.1
    Track 20 The Nearness of You King Curtis 3.02
    Track 21 Misty King Curtis 2.5
    Track 22 Stranger King Curtis 2.46
    Track 23 When I Fall in Love King Curtis 2.38
    Track 24 It Ain't Necessarily So King Curtis 2.59
    Track 25 Our Love Is Here to Stay King Curtis 2.58
    Track 26 My Love Is Your Love King Curtis 2.3
    Track 27 Sweet and Lovely King Curtis 2.5
    Track 28 Azure King Curtis 3.08

    ⠀ Disc 2

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 King Neptune's Guitar King Curtis 2.06
    Track 2 Beatnik Hoedown King Curtis 1.46
    Track 3 Soul Meeting King Curtis 7.01
    Track 4 Lazy Soul King Curtis 7.16
    Track 5 All the Way King Curtis 5.31
    Track 6 Jeep's Blues King Curtis 6.56
    Track 7 What Is This Thing Called Love King Curtis 5.42
    Track 8 Do You Have Soul Now King Curtis 6.25
    Track 9 Da Duh Dah King Curtis 5.11
    Track 10 Have You Heard King Curtis 10.23
    Track 11 Willow Weep for Me King Curtis 5.25
    Track 12 Little Brother Soul King Curtis 8.35
    Track 13 In a Funky Groove King Curtis 10.46

    ⠀ Disc 3

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Hot Rod King Curtis 1.55
    Track 2 Bonaparte's Retreat King Curtis 2.02
    Track 3 The Lone Prairie King Curtis 2.08
    Track 4 Fever King Curtis 2.45
    Track 5 Honky Tonk King Curtis 4.53
    Track 6 So Rare King Curtis 2.36
    Track 7 Tippin' In King Curtis 2.34
    Track 8 You Came a Long Way from St. Louis King Curtis 2.23
    Track 9 Tuxedo Junction King Curtis 3.01
    Track 10 The Hucklebuck King Curtis 2.49
    Track 11 Lean Baby King Curtis 3
    Track 12 Harlem Nocturne King Curtis 3.57
    Track 13 Night Train King Curtis 3
    Track 14 Soft King Curtis 2.54
    Track 15 Trouble in Mind King Curtis 3.01
    Track 16 Jivin' Time King Curtis 4.52
    Track 17 Nobody Wants You When You're Down and Out King Curtis 3.26
    Track 18 Bad, Bad Whiskey King Curtis 2.08
    Track 19 I Have to Worry King Curtis 2.43
    Track 20 Woke Up This Morning King Curtis 2.52
    Track 21 But That's Alright King Curtis 2.32
    Track 22 Ain't Nobody's Business King Curtis 3.08
    Track 23 Don't Deceive Me (Please Don't Go) King Curtis 2.59
    Track 24 Deep Fry King Curtis 8.05

    ⠀ Disc 4

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Low Down King Curtis 2.28
    Track 2 I'll Wait for You King Curtis 2.18
    Track 3 Free for All King Curtis 4.08
    Track 4 When the Saints Go Marching In King Curtis 3.41
    Track 5 Beach Party King Curtis 2.33
    Track 6 Turn 'Em On King Curtis 2.31
    Track 7 Strollin' Home King Curtis 2.41
    Track 8 Mess Around King Curtis 2.38
    Track 9 Any Time King Curtis 1.58
    Track 10 Wagon Wheels King Curtis 2.41
    Track 11 Home On the Range King Curtis 2.15
    Track 12 Your Cheatin' Heart King Curtis 2.2
    Track 13 Brown Eyes King Curtis 2.05
    Track 14 Night Train to Memphis King Curtis 2.23
    Track 15 Raunchy King Curtis 2.26
    Track 16 I'm Movin' On King Curtis 2.23
    Track 17 High Noon King Curtis 2.24
    Track 18 Tumbling Tumbleweeds King Curtis 2
    Track 19 Tennessee Waltz King Curtis 2.37
    Track 20 Walking the Floor Over You King Curtis 2.16
    Track 21 Soul Twist King Curtis 2.48
    Track 22 Twisting Time King Curtis 2.41
    Track 23 What'd I Say King Curtis 2.25
    Track 24 I Know King Curtis 2.51
    Track 25 Sack O' Woe Twist King Curtis 2.36
    Track 26 Camp Meetin' King Curtis 2.3
    Track 27 Wobble Twist King Curtis 2.31
    Track 28 Irresistible You King Curtis 2.52
    Track 29 Big Dipper King Curtis 3
    Track 30 Twisting With the King King Curtis 2.43
    Track 31 Midnight Blue King Curtis 5.37
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 4 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Box Set
    Label Enlightenment Series
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