Willie Dixon - I Am The Blues

Select an option before changing warranty
The Rewards Program that Pays for Itself
  • EARN 5 to 40%
    Earn 5% in Club O Rewards on every order & up to 40% on select items.
  • FREE SHIPPING Every Order, Every Day*
    No matter how big or small, your order always ships for free.
    Dedicated customer service and early access to exclusive deals.
    Club O pays for itself, or we make up the difference
Today: $5.88
ITEM# 12428381
  • Delivery Estimate

    Select a Product Option to view shipping

    • Product Alerts

      Stay in the know! Choose which alerts you’d like to receive on this product.

    Willie Dixon - I Am The Blues
    • Wishlists
    • Save for Later


    ITEM#: 12428381

    Personnel: Willie Dixon (vocals, bass); Johnny Shines (guitar); Walter "Shakey" Horton (harmonica); Sunnyland Slim, Lafayette Leake (piano); Clifton James (drums). Reissue producer: Lawrence Cohn. Includes liner notes by Pete Welding. Digitally remastered by David Mitson (Sony Music Studios, Los Angeles). This is part of Legacy's Roots N' Blues series. Titling an album I AM THE BLUES might seen like an unseemly boast, but if there is anyone in blues history who can stand up to that piece of bravura, it's Willie Dixon. Over the course of his career, and in particular during his tenure at Chess Records in the '50s and '60s, he produced most of the best work of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and a host of other greats. He also penned a suitcase full of tunes that defined Chicago blues, easily the most influential strand of the blues in the post-war era. Here, he tears into nine of them along with his crack band of Chicago All-Stars, including phenomenal blues harmonica player Shaky Jake. The result is as close to a blues master class as you're likely to hear.


    Dimensions 5.6x4.96x0.39
    UPC 886972387222
    Runtime 43 min.
    Type Performer
    Genre Blues
    Sub Genre Chicago Blues
    Label Sony Custom Marketing Group
    Number of Discs 1
    Track Listing Disc 1
    • 1. Back Door Man
    • 2. I Can't Quit You, Baby
    • 3. Seventh Son, The
    • 4. Spoonful
    • 5. I Ain't Superstitious
    • 6. You Shook Me
    • 7. I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
    • 8. Little Red Rooster, The
    • 9. Same Thing, The
    Format Compact Disc
    Spars Coding AAD
    Artists Dixon, Willie

    Product Reviews

    5 Stars
    4 Stars
    3 Stars
    2 Stars
    1 Stars
    • Willie Dixson, I am the blues

      great cd, a fore-father of the blues, very good selection. I throurghly enjoy it and play it a least once a week.

      Read More

    Questions & Answers

    Yay! Be the first to ask a question about this product.
    Get your product questions answered right here.

    Shopping Tips & Inspiration

    Shipping & Returns


    This item will be delivered to you via USPS Trackable Media Mail or UPS Mail Innovations and will take from 2 days to 3 weeks from the time the item leaves our warehouse. *

    Standard Return Policy:

    Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details

    FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.


    This item cannot be shipped to Alaska or Hawaii. More details

    * For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.

    ** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.