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    Perhaps best known as the pianist for Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson is equally a leader in his own right, as heard here. He is joined by various bands that include Keith Richards and Eric Clapton for a rollicking set of country and jazz tinged-blues. The New York Times called it “a long-overdue tribute to one of rock-and-roll's most talented unsung heroes.”

    Credits

    MUSICIANS
    Johnnie Johnson, piano, vocals
    Keith Richards, guitar, vocals (1, 8)
    Joey Spampinato, bass, background vocals (1-5, 7-9, 11, 12)
    Steve Jordan, drums, background vocals (1, 8)
    Bernie Worrell, keyboards, background vocals (1, 8)
    Bernard Fowler, background vocals (1, 8)
    Steve Ferguson, lead guitar, vocals (2-5, 7, 9, 12)
    Al Anderson, rhythm guitar, vocals (2, 3, 5, 7, 12)
    Tom Ardolino, drums (2-5, 7, 9, 11, 12)
    Tery Adams, harmonica (5)
    Eric Clapton, guitar (4, 9)
    Michael Ray, trumpet (11)

    PRODUCTION CREDITS
    Track 1, 8 produced by Keith Richards
    Engineer: Tom Mark
    Assistant Engineer: Steve Reynolds
    Recorded November & December 1990 at Ultrasonic Studios, New Orleans, LA
    Mixed at Nevessa Production, Woodstock, New York
    Assistant Engineer: Chris Anderson
    Track 2-7, 9-12 produced by Terry Adams
    Recorded January 1991 at Sorcerer Sound, New York City
    Engineer: Joe Blaney
    Mastered by Howie Weinberg

    Design by John William Costa
    Cover photograph by Michael P. Smith

    Executive Producer: Nancy Jeffries

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Artist Name: 
Johnnie Johnson
Release Date: 
Friday, July 12, 1991 - 04:00
DescriptionExcerpt: 

Perhaps best known as the pianist for Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson is equally a leader in his own right, as heard here. He is joined by various bands that include Keith Richards and Eric Clapton for a rollicking set of country and jazz tinged-blues. The New York Times called it “a long-overdue tribute to one of rock-and-roll's most talented unsung heroes.”

Description: 

Perhaps best known as the pianist for Chuck Berry, Johnnie Johnson is equally a leader in his own right, as heard here. He is joined by various bands that include Keith Richards and Eric Clapton for a rollicking set of country and jazz tinged-blues. The New York Times called it “a long-overdue tribute to one of rock-and-roll's most talented unsung heroes.”

ProductionCredits: 

PRODUCTION CREDITS
Track 1, 8 produced by Keith Richards
Engineer: Tom Mark
Assistant Engineer: Steve Reynolds
Recorded November & December 1990 at Ultrasonic Studios, New Orleans, LA
Mixed at Nevessa Production, Woodstock, New York
Assistant Engineer: Chris Anderson
Track 2-7, 9-12 produced by Terry Adams
Recorded January 1991 at Sorcerer Sound, New York City
Engineer: Joe Blaney
Mastered by Howie Weinberg

Design by John William Costa
Cover photograph by Michael P. Smith

Executive Producer: Nancy Jeffries

Cover Art: 
Nonesuch Selection Number: 

61149

Number of Discs in Set: 
1disc
ns_album_artistid: 
62
ns_album_id: 
187
ns_album_releasedate: 
Monday, July 1, 1991 - 04:00
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0
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0
Album Status: 
UPC/Price: 
Label: 
CD+MP3
UPC: 
075596114929BUN
Price: 
0.00
Label: 
MP3
UPC: 
603497099467
Price: 
10.00
MusicianDetails: 

MUSICIANS
Johnnie Johnson, piano, vocals
Keith Richards, guitar, vocals (1, 8)
Joey Spampinato, bass, background vocals (1-5, 7-9, 11, 12)
Steve Jordan, drums, background vocals (1, 8)
Bernie Worrell, keyboards, background vocals (1, 8)
Bernard Fowler, background vocals (1, 8)
Steve Ferguson, lead guitar, vocals (2-5, 7, 9, 12)
Al Anderson, rhythm guitar, vocals (2, 3, 5, 7, 12)
Tom Ardolino, drums (2-5, 7, 9, 11, 12)
Tery Adams, harmonica (5)
Eric Clapton, guitar (4, 9)
Michael Ray, trumpet (11)

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