He is cited as a key figure in the transition of blues into rock and roll, by introducing more insistent, driving rhythms and a harderedged guitar sound. Bo diddley s second album, 1959s go bo diddley, didnt have as many hits and instant classics as his selftitled 1957 debut, but in terms of ceaseless rhythm, choppy guitar heroics, fearless statements of purpose, and inspired eccentricity, it s nearly as brilliant as bo diddley, and no one who follows bo s genius should be without it. We offer the most comprehensive selection of vinyl records anywhere. Bo diddley s second album, 1959s go bo diddley, didnt have as many hits and instant classics as his selftitled 1957 debut, but in terms of ceaseless rhythm, choppy guitar heroics, fearless statements of purpose, and inspired eccentricity, its nearly as brilliant as bo diddley, and no one who follows bo s genius should be without it. Download the qobuz apps for smartphones, tablets and computers, and listen to your purchases wherever you go. In 2003 rolling stone magazine ranked it number 214 on its the 500 greatest albums of all time, and 216 in a. Buy mp3 music online bo diddley where it all began. King, chuck berry, buddy guy, bo diddley, robert johnson, howlin wolf, john mayall, bessie smith 703 mb.
Bo diddley where it all began full album news music. Go bo diddley is the second album by rock and roll pioneer bo diddley, released in july 1959. The song was diddley s third single release through checker records after diddley daddy. Within moments, the crowd of several hundred began clapping in time and shouting, hey, bo diddley. I was born one night about twelve oclock ha ha ha i come into this world playin a gold guitar my papa walk around stickin out his chest he he oh mamma. Bo diddley that was the song bo diddley, released in nineteen fiftyfive. One scholar found this rhythm in rhythm and blues recordings made in the years 194455, including two by johnny otis from 1948. You will get 2 track for free after confirming your account. The beat is named after rhythm and blues musician bo diddley, who introduced and popularized the beat with his selftitled debut single, bo diddley, in 1955. Where it all began by bo diddley on amazon music amazon. Watch bo diddley smack some white kids upside the head with the rock n roll stick. Bo got no funkier than on this 1972 johnny otisproduced album.
Three guys, a girl with a tambourine and a slightly bemused audience. Bo diddley only had one top 40 hit on the billboard hot 100 and only one album charting on the billboard 200, but bo has achieved worldwide fame and respect as a member of the founding of rock and. In 1963, the song was released in the united kingdom where it became diddley s first of only two songs appearing on the uk singles chart, the other single being hey good lookin. The bo diddley legacy part 2 of 2 the adios lounge. Download your purchases in a wide variety of formats flac, alac, wav, aiff. Bo diddley where it all began vinyl mp3 album download. Listen free to bo diddley where it all began ive had it hard, woman and more. You can buy album rock n roll legend 2008 bo diddley. You cant judge an artist by his chart success, either, and diddley produced greater and more influential music than all but a handful of the best early rockers.
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