Ike Turner - Rocks The Blues - Album

Rocks The Blues is the first album credited to Ike Turner, released in 1963. It contains almost songs recorded during the 50s. The medley „All The Blues, All The Time“ is a juxtaposition of classic blues themes of nearly 9 minutes. All instrumental tracks, show Turner's raw guitar ability, have been reissued in 2000 on the CD Ike’s Instrumentals.

Ike Turner - Rocks The Blues - Album
Ike Turner - Rocks The Blues - Album
A1. HEY MISS TINA aka CUBANO JUMP (Instrumental) 2:19

Written by Joe Josea, Ike Turner

A2. STRINGIN’ ALONG aka GO TO IT (Instrumental) 2:24

Written by Jules Taub, Sam Ling

A3. I MISS YOU SO 2:56

Written by Joe Josea, Ike Turner / Lead vocals by Dennis Binder

A4. NOBODY WANTS ME 2:33

Written by Joe Josea, Ike Turner / Lead vocals by Dennis Binder

A5. THE WAY YOU TREAT ME (Instrumental)

Written by Joe Josea, Ike Turner

B1. BAYOU ROCK aka CUBANO GETAWAY (Instrumental) 2:42

Written by Joe Josea, Ike Turner

B2. THE WILD ONE aka LOOSELY (Instrumental) 2:20

Written by Jules Taub, Sam Ling

B3. ALL THE BLUES ALL THE TIME (Instrumental Medley) 8:42

FEELING GOOD written by Herman Parker / LOVE MY BABY written by Herman Parker / PLEASE LOVE ME written by B.B. King, Sam Ling / BOOGIE CHILLUN written by John Lee Hooker / DUST MY BROOM written by Robert Johnson, Arr Elmore James / ROCKIN’ AND ROLLING written by Melvin Jackson / HOOCHIE COOCHIE MAN written by Willie Dixon / WOKE UP THIS MORNING written by B.B. King, Jules Taub

Produced by Ike Turner
Cover: Fazzio

Ike Turner - Rocks The Blues - Album

Ike Turner album chronology