Wail Man Wail - The Best Of King Curtis 1952-1961
One of the most important musicians of the Rock 'n' Roll era - King Curtis provided the saxophone on many '50s classics, as well as cutting some great tracks of his own.
This 3-disc set presents 96 tracks, with Disc #1 dedicated to King Curtis' own sax-blasting recordings.
Discs #2 and #3 gather some of the greatest recordings on which he and his magnificent saxophone playing appeared.
You'll hear him on cuts by The Diamonds, Joe Turner, Chuck Willis, The Coasters, Ruth Brown, Varetta Dillard and many more.