Windy City Dandies- Chicago Rhythm & Blues Vol. 1

This 25 track collection features many of the "non-southern" artists who recorded for such seminal Chicago labels as STATES- VEE JAY- CHECKER & CHANCE.  Included is the rare Billy Boy Arnold recording for the COOL label & a 1955 aircheck from WGES-1390 AM of the Al Benson Show................

1. BOOT-UM Pro. McClam & Orch. (Vee-Jay 102)
2. GAL! YOU NEED A WHIPPIN' Herbert Beard with Bob Carter's Orch. (Cool 101)
3. I'M ALL YOURS, SUGAR Dave Turner (Drexel 906)
4. I LIKE BARBECUE Guy Brothers with Orch. (States 101)
5. I COULD, BUT I WON'T Danny Overbea with King Kolax Orch. (Checker 784)
6. IT'S YOU I LOVE Rudy Green & Orch. (Chance 1146)
7. LET'S GET HIGH Grant (Mr. Blues) Jones & Orch. (United 112)
8. I'LL WAIT Danny Overbea & His Combo (Checker 768)
9. NO HAPS Roy Wright (Drexel 912)
10. FUSSIN' AND LOVIN' Floyd Valentine (Vee-Jay 113)
11. POLICY BLUES Pro. McClam & Orch. (Vee-Jay 102)
12. HEY GIRL Lucky Carmichael (PAM 1002)
13. I AIN'T GOT NO MONEY Billy "Boy" Arnold with Bob Carter's Orch. (Cool 103)
14. DANCE ON Paul Tate (Falcon 1012)
15. THE BLIND BOY Bobby Elvin (Drexel 910)
16. HELLO STRANGER Billy "Boy" Arnold with Bob Carter's Orch. (Cool 103)
17. SOUP LINE Dizzy Dixon with Al Smith's Combo (Vee-Jay 174)
18. DO YOU LOVE ME Danny Overbea (Checker 816)
19. I DREAMED A DREAM Lee Richards with Lefty Bates Orch. (Wanger 192)
20. MARIE Guy Brothers with Orch. (vcl Browley Guy) (States 101)
21. BLUES WITH A FEELING Lucky Carmichael (PAM 1002)
22. I'M LONELY Roy Wright (Drexel 912)
23. NO NEED OF YOUR CRYING Rudy Green with King Kolax Orch. (Chance 1139)
24. YOU'RE HONEY BUT THE BEES DON'T KNOW IT Cliff Butler & His Combo (States 148)
25. AL BENSON SHOW (Segment) WGES-1390 AM August 5, 1955
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