From The Ghetto CD
From The Ghetto is a high octane blast of some of the hottest Rock 'n' Roll and Rhythm & Blues ever recorded.
The album focuses on up-tempo recordings from the 1940s and '50s and features a wealth of rarities from well known and lesser known recording artists, as well as some of the classic rockin' Blues Sounds of the era. Spanning record labels and styles, covering Blues Shouters, Vocal Groups, Piano Boogie and all-out Rock 'n' Roll, this album jumps and jives its way right across the USA.
Featured artists: Thurston Harris - Jackie Wilson - James Brown - Barrett Strong - Eddie Bo - Bobby Freeman - Louis Jordan - Amos Milburn - Piano Red - Jimmy Liggins - The Robins - The Videos - The Larks - The Spiders - Mickey & Sylvia - The Sly Fox - Professor Longhair - Harold Burrage - Tiny Kennedy - Roy Brown - Bull Moose Jackson - Young Jessie - Bernard Hardison - Wynona Carr - Sarah Vaughan - Annisteen Allen - Varetta Dillard - Marie Knight - Sister Rosetta Tharpe.