Icon - John Lee Hooker
Track Listing
  1. Sugar Mama
  2. Leave My Wife Alone
  3. Walkin' the Boogie
  4. Please Don't Go
  5. It Serves You Right to Suffer
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  1. Sugar Mama
  2. Leave My Wife Alone
  3. Walkin' the Boogie
  4. Please Don't Go
  5. It Serves You Right to Suffer
  6. Shake It Baby
  7. I'm in the Mood
  8. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
  9. I'm Bad Like Jesse James
  10. The Motor City Is Burning
  11. Back Biters and Syndicators
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John Lee Hooker was always John Lee Hooker no matter how one tried to dress him up, his back-porch boogie style essentially -- and thankfully -- remaining the same throughout his long career on dozens of labels. He was always John Lee, playing an urbanized country blues that always stayed gritty, raw, and loose. This brief 11-track sampler collects several sides that were released in one fashion or another by Chess Records or its associates, including three sides that were produced by Leonard and Phil Chess themselves ( ...

Icon 2011, Geffen

UPC: 602527716817

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