I Want a Bowlegged Woman - The Greatest Hits 1945-1955

Bull Moose Jackson

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2-5 days
Genre
Blues, Soul/R&B
Label
Jasmine Records
Released
January 25, 2019

Format: Compact Disc

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Description

There have been a few anthologies on the work of Bull Moose Jackson in the CD era but very few have covered all of the stylistic bases that this hugely popular saxophonist and singer enjoyed success with. Here are 28 examples of his recorded work, blues, romantic ballads and jump blues all performed with equal aplomb.

Perhaps best known for his raucous double-entendre classics like "I Want A Bowlegged Woman" or "Big Ten Inch Record" it was actually hits like "I Love You Yes I Do" and "I Can't Go On Without You", written by the great Henry Glover that topped the R&B charts and made him a superstar in the African-American community.

Along with the aforementioned chart successes Bull Moose had many more hits such as "I Know Who Threw the Whiskey (In The Well), "All I Want is You", "Little Girl Don't Cry" which are included on this set along with many more superb tracks.

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Key Value
Catalogue number JASMCD3110
Barcode 0604988311020
Number of items 1
Packaging type Jewel Case
Imported No
Weight 100g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 140mm x 10mm x 120mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. The Honey Dripper -
2. Hold Him Joe -
3. I Know Who Threw The Whiskey (In The Well) -
4. Bad Man Jackson, That's Me -
5. I Love You Yes I Do -
6. Sneaky Pete -
7. All My Love Belongs To You -
8. I Want A Bowlegged Woman -
9. I Can't Go On Without You -
10. Fare Thee Well, Deacon Jones -
11. Cleveland Ohio Blues -
12. Love Me Tonight -
13. We Can Talk Some Trash -
14. Don't Ask Me Why -
15. Oh John -
16. Little Girl Don't Cry -
17. Moosey -
18. Why Don't You Haul Off And Love Me? -
19. Big Fat Mamas Are Back In Style Again -
20. Cherokee Boogie -
21. Nosey Joe -
22. (Let Me Love You) All Night Long -
23. Bootsie -
24. Bearcat Blues -
25. Big Ten-Inch Record -
26. Meet Me With Your Black Dress On -
27. Hodge-Podge -
28. I Wanna Hug Ya, Kiss Ya, Squeeze Ya -