Bobby Charles

See You Later, Alligator: 1955-61 Recordings (263548)

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See You Later, Alligator: 1955-61 Recordings

Bobby Charles

Hoo Doo Records


HOO 148859




CD 8,22 €

This collector’s edition contains 35 remastered studio tracks by Bobby Charles, consisting of all his sensational singles (both A- & B-sides) he made for the Chess and Imperial labels between 1955 and 1961. Several hard-to-fi nd sides from the same period have also been included here. These magnifi cent songs are among the finest examples of the genre. Some of the material here isn’t available on other collections, nor have these recordings ever been previously compiled together on one CD. This is an essential set for devotees of southern rhythm & blues.


BOBBY CHARLES, lead vocals, plus:
Jody Williams, Edgar Blanchard (guitar), Willie Dixon, Frank Fields (bass),
Edwin Leblanc, Harold Burrage (piano),
Kenneth Theriot, Charles “Hungry” Williams, Fred Below (drums),
Harry Simoneaux, Lee Allen (tenor sax), Red Tyler (baritone sax), among others.

Recorded in New Orleans and Chicago, 1955-1961.



01 (See You) Later Alligator
02 On Bended Knee
03 Why Did You Leave
04 Don’t You Know I Love You
05 Time Will Tell
06 Take it Easy, Greasy
07 Laura Lee
08 No Use Knocking
09 Why Can’t You
10 Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey
11 No More
(I Ain’t Gonna Love You No More)
12 You Can Suit Yourself
13 One Eyed Jack
14 Yea Yea Baby (Yeah Yeah)
15 Since She’s Gone
16 At the Jamboree
17 Since I Lost You
18 Oh, Yeah!
19 What Can I Do
20 The Town Is Talking
21 Bye, Bye Baby
22 Those Eyes
23 What a Party
24 I Just Want You
25 Nothing Sweet as You
26 Four Winds
27 Hey, Good Lookin’
28 Watch it, Sprocket
29 Teenagers
30 Ain’t Got No Home
31 Lonely Street
32 Mr. Moon
33 I’ll Turn Square For You
34 Over Yonder
35 Good’ Lovin’