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Performer: Chuck Berry
Genre: Rock
Title: The Chess Box
Country: US
Released: 1988
Style: Rock & Roll
FLAC version ZIP size: 1877 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1741 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1565 mb
Rating: 4.7
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The Chess Box is a compact disc box set compilation by Chuck Berry. It is one in a series of box sets issued by MCA/Chess in the late 1980s (the other sets were by Bo Diddley, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, and Etta James). The Chuck Berry set is the most prominent of these, having won a Grammy Award for Best Historical Album in 1989. Berry's Chess Box was reissued on vinyl in 1990. This collection was also issued on audio cassette.

The Chess Box. 1 2 3 4 5. Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley. Рок. Chuck Berry - Maybellene. dl. Chuck Berry - Wee Wee Hours. Chuck Berry - You Can't Catch Me. 02:43. Chuck Berry - School Day (Ring Ring Goes The Bell).

That's particularly true on the stellar first two discs, where album tracks, B-sides, and forgotten singles like "Downbound Train," "Drifting Heart," "Havana Moon," "Betty Jean," "Bye Bye Johnny," "Down the Road a Piece," and "The Thirteen Question Method" get equal space with "Maybellene," "Thirty Days," "No Money Down," "Roll Over Beethoven," "Too Much Monkey Business," "Brown Eyed Handsome Man," "School Day

Producer – Chuck Berry (tracks: 3-14), Esmond Edwards (tracks: 3-15 to 3-20), Leonard Chess (tracks: 1-1 to 3-11), Phil Chess (tracks: 1-1 to 3-11). Reissue Producer – Andy McKaie. Remastered By – Doug Schwartz. Saxophone – Stan Bronstein (tracks: 3-19, 3-20). Saxophone – Unknown Artist (tracks: 2-23 to 2-25). Tenor Saxophone – L. C. Davis (tracks: 1-8 to 1-10, 2-13, 2-22). Vocals – Unknown Artist (tracks: 2-8, 2-9). Chuck Berry. The Chess Box Tracklist. 1. Maybellene Lyrics. A 3-CD compilation box set by Chuck Berry, The Chess Box is an expansive career overview from 1955–1973 in 71 tracks. Each disc covers a certain time period: Disc 1 covers 1955–1958, Disc 2 covers 1958–1964, and Disc 3 covers 1964–1973. The Chess Box Q&A.

Band Name Chuck Berry. Album Name Chess Box. Type Box Set. Released date 25 October 1990. Labels Chess Records. Music StyleRock'n'Roll. Members owning this album0. Disc 1 - 1955 to 1958. 4. You Can't Catch Me.

Is The Chess Box the best album by Chuck Berry? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. The Chess Box by Chuck Berry (1988) Compilation Overall rank: 46,599th. Accolades: Top albums of 1988 (653rd). Top albums of the 1980s (6,049th). Best albums of all time (46,599th).

The "Chess Box" is a Chuck Berry treasure chest not to be missed His influence on major rock acts is legendary, just ask the Beatles, Rolling Stones, Leon Russell, Eric Clapton, Simon and Garfunkel and Bob Dylan how important he is to modern day rock? All the goods are here to enjoy in 3 cd's taking the listener through a career retrospective second to none.

The Chess Box is a box set compilation by Chuck Berry. This is one in a series of box sets put out by MCA/Chess in the late 1980s, with the other sets covering Bo Diddley, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, and Etta James. The Chuck Berry set is most prominent of these, winning a Grammy Award for Best Historical Album in 1989  . Track listing for Chuck Berry box. All tracks written by Chuck Berry, except as noted.

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1955 To 1958
A1 Maybellene
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:18
A2 Wee Wee Hours
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:02
A3 Thirty Days
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:21
A4 You Can't Catch Me
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:42
A5 No Money Down
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:56
A6 Downbound Train
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:49
B1 Brown Eyed Handsome Man
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:15
B2 Drifting Heart
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:47
B3 Roll Over Beethoven
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:22
B4 Too Much Monkey Business
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:53
B5 Havana Moon
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:06
B6 School Day
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:40
1957 To May 1958
C1 Rock And Roll Music
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:30
C2 Oh Baby Doll
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:36
C3 I've Changed
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:04
C4 Reelin' And Rockin'
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:15
C5 Rockin' At The Philharmonic
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:21
C6 Sweet Little Sixteen
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:10
D1 Johnny B. Goode
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:37
D2 Time Was
Written-By – G. Luna*, M. Prado*
1:56
D3 Around & Around
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:38
D4 Beautiful Delilah
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:13
D5 House Of Blue Lights
Written-By – D. Raye*, F. Slack*
2:24
D6 Carol
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:46
September 1958 To 1959
E1 Memphis
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:10
E2 Anthony Boy
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:52
E3 Jo Jo Gunne
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:45
E4 Sweet Little Rock'n'Roller
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:20
E5 Merry Christmas Baby
Written-By – J. Moore*, L. Baxter*
3:11
E6 Run Rudolph Run
Written-By – Johnny Marks, Marvin Brodie
2:43
F1 Little Queenie
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:40
F2 Almost Grown
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:18
F3 Back In The U.S.A.
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:27
F4 Betty Jean
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:29
F5 Childhood Sweetheart
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:42
F6 Let It Rock
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:45
F7 Too Pooped To Pop
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:33
1960 - February 1964
G1 Bye Bye Johnny
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:03
G2 Jaguar And Thunderbird
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:50
G3 Down The Road Apiece
Written-By – Don Raye
2:13
G4 Confessin' The Blues
Written-By – Jay McShann, Walter Brown
2:07
G5 Thirteen Question Method
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:12
G6 Crying Steel
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:32
G7 I'm Just A Lucky So And So
Written-By – Duke Ellington, Mack David
2:50
H1 I'm Talking About You
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:48
H2 Come On
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:48
H3 Nadine (Is It You?)
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:35
H4 Crazy Arms
Written-By – Chuck Seals, Ralph Mooney
2:12
H5 You Never Can Tell
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:40
H6 The Things I Used To Do
Written-By – Eddie "Guitar Slim" Jones
2:40
H7 Promised Land
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:20
1964 - 1966
I1 No Particular Place To Go
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:41
I2 Liverpool Drive
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:53
I3 You Two
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:08
I4 Chuck's Beat
Written-By – Chuck Berry
10:35
J1 Little Marie
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:34
J2 Dear Dad
Written-By – Chuck Berry
1:48
J3 Sad Day, Long Night
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:42
J4 It's My Own Business
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:10
J5 It Wasn't Me
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:32
J6 Ramona Say Yes
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:40
J7 Viva Viva Rock'n'Roll
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:00
1969 - 1973
K1 Tulane
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:36
K2 Have Mercy Judge
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:38
K3 My Dream
Written-By – Chuck Berry
5:56
K4 Reelin' And Rockin' (Live)
Written-By – Chuck Berry
7:02
L1 My Ding-A-Ling (Single Edit, Live)
Written-By – Chuck Berry
4:16
L2 Johnny B. Goode (Live)
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:13
L3 A Deuce
Written-By – Chuck Berry
2:32
L4 Woodpecker
Written-By – Chuck Berry
3:33
L5 Bio
Written-By – Chuck Berry
4:22

Notes

Box set comes with large, 32-page glossy booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 076741080113

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHD3-80,001 Chuck Berry The Chess Box ‎(3xCD, Comp + Box) Chess, MCA Records CHD3-80,001 US 1988
CHC6-80,001 Chuck Berry The Chess Box ‎(3xCass, Comp + Box, Album) Chess CHC6-80,001 US 1988
CHD3-80001 Chuck Berry The Chess Box ‎(3xCD, Comp, Club, RE, RM + Box) Chess, MCA Records CHD3-80001 US 1988
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This should be merged with Chuck Berry - The Chess Box