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The Singles Collection [Double CD]

Bo Diddley Audio CD
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  • Audio CD (9 July 2013)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Format: Double CD
  • Label: Not Now Music Ltd
  • ASIN: B00DNP043W
  • Other Editions: MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 158,778 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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Listen  1. Bo Diddley 2:440.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  2. I'm a Man 2:460.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  3. Diddley Daddy 2:270.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  4. She's Fine She's Mine 2:420.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  5. Pretty Thing 2:450.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  6. Bring It to Jerome 2:200.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  7. Diddy Wah Diddy 2:260.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  8. I'm Looking for a Woman 2:340.69  Buy MP3 
Listen  9. Who Do You Love 2:280.69  Buy MP3 
Listen10. I'm Bad 3:150.69  Buy MP3 
Listen11. Cops and Robbers 3:270.69  Buy MP3 
Listen12. Down Home Train 3:050.69  Buy MP3 
Listen13. Hey! Bo Diddley 2:130.69  Buy MP3 
Listen14. Mona 2:210.69  Buy MP3 
Listen15. Say! Boss Man 2:320.69  Buy MP3 
Listen16. Before You Accuse Me 3:060.69  Buy MP3 
Listen17. Hush Your Mouth 2:480.69  Buy MP3 
Listen18. Dearest Darling 2:520.69  Buy MP3 
Listen19. I'm Sorry 2:260.69  Buy MP3 
Listen20. Oh Yea 3:080.69  Buy MP3 
Listen21. Road Runner 2:500.69  Buy MP3 
Listen22. You Can't Judge a Book by the Cover 3:150.69  Buy MP3 
Listen23. Crackin' Up 2:060.69  Buy MP3 
Listen24. The Great Grandfather 2:290.69  Buy MP3 
Listen25. Say Man 3:120.69  Buy MP3 
Listen26. The Clock Strikes Twelve 2:590.69  Buy MP3 
Listen27. Say Man Back Again 2:570.69  Buy MP3 
Listen28. She's Alright 4:030.69  Buy MP3 
Listen29. My Story 2:530.69  Buy MP3 
Listen30. Walkin' and Talkin' 2:380.69  Buy MP3 
Listen31. Craw-Dad 2:290.69  Buy MP3 
Listen32. Signifying Blues 2:370.69  Buy MP3 
Listen33. Gun Slinger 1:540.69  Buy MP3 
Listen34. Pills 2:500.69  Buy MP3 
Listen35. Call Me 2:360.69  Buy MP3 
Listen36. I Can Tell 4:340.69  Buy MP3 
Listen37. Sixteen Tons 2:280.69  Buy MP3 
Listen38. Diddling 2:110.69  Buy MP3 
Listen39. Cadillac 2:460.69  Buy MP3 
Listen40. Whoa Mule (Shine) 2:350.69  Buy MP3 

Product Description

Product Description

All of Bo Diddley's singles from his defining years, 1955-1962, at Chess records subsidiary Checker. Known as 'The Originator', Bo's instantly recognisable sound and beat cast its influence on countless Rock 'N' Roll artists from the likes of Buddy Holly, Elvis and The Stones as well as being claimed by a new generation of rappers and hip-hop musicians. A true one-off who played an often under-estimated role in modern music.

Product Description

(2CD) 2013 collection of 40 original recordings from one of rock'n'roll's true originators! Includes 'Bo Diddley','Road Runner','Pills','Mona','Who Do You Love' & more.

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1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Bo diddly 14 Dec 2013
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
Wow I was reminded how I loved Bo diddly
Took me back to my teen years and our weekly jam sessions
And record nights, great!!
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By Stuart Jefferson - Published on
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If you're looking for an inexpensive collection of some of Bo Diddley's best music, this is the one to get. In a nutshell--this set has 40 tunes from Diddley's prime era of the mid 50's into the early 60's, all recorded for Chess Records' Checker label. If all you want to hear is his more popular songs (most tracks are from the 50's) this set will do the job nicely. Also included are four "bonus" tracks--"Sixteen Tons", "Diddling", "Cadillac", and "Whoa Mule (Shine)".

Like similar sets from the Not Now Music label, the sound is pretty good/good overall. And as usual there's only a short essay on Diddley and his music. But if you want to know more the information can easily be found elsewhere. This is some prime early r'n'r from one of the true originals, and at this low price it's hard to beat. This is yet another good example of Europe's soon to change (in 2014) copyright laws, which when changed, will keep music from this period (about 50 years) in copyright--thus more expensive.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 20 Aug 2014
By William C. Pinkstone - Published on
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they don't come any better from back in the day
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