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26 Baselines – Benga (#612)

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26 Baselines – Benga

Personnel:

Written By: Benga
Producer: Benga 
Record Label: Tempa

Releases

Original Release: Benga – Diary Of An Afro Warrior 
Original Release Date: 2008.03.10

Additional Releases:

2010 – Various Artists – Diplo Presents Dubstep 

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25 Or 6 To 4 – Local H (#611)

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25 Or 6 To 4 – Local H

Personnel:

Written By: Robert Lamm 
Vocals, Guitar: Scott Lucas
Drums:
Brian St. Clair 
Producer: Jack Douglas
Studio: The Dust Lodge 
Record Label: Palm Pictures 

Lyrics:

Genius
Song Meanings

Releases

Original Release: Local H – Half-Life (EP) 
Original Release Date: 2002.02.05

Covers:

1970 – Chicago (original) 
1970 – Boots Randolph 
1971 – Bergendy 
1995 – Vince Neil 
1997 – The Moog Cookbook 

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25 Minutes To Go – Johnny Cash (Live At Folsom Prison) (#610)

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25 Minutes To Go (Live At Folsom Prison) – Johnny Cash

Personnel:

Written By: Shel Silverstein
Vocals, Guitar: Johnny Cash 
Guitar:
Carl Perkins 
Guitar: Luther Perkins
Bass: Marshall Grant 
Drums: W.S. Holland
Producer: Bob Johnston 
Studio: Folsom State Prison – Folsom, CA
Recording Date: 1968.01.13
Record Label: Columbia 

Lyrics:

Genius
Song Meanings

Releases

Original Release: Johnny Cash – At Folsom Prison 
Original Release Date: 1968.05.xx

Studio Versions:

1965 – Johnny Cash Sings The Ballads Of The True West 
1991 – The Man In Black: (1959-1962) 
1992 – The Essential Johnny Cash (1955-1983) 
2005 – The Legend 

Covers:

1962 – Shel Silverstein (Original) 
1963 – The Brothers Four 
1998 – Diamanda Galas
2002 – The Pine Valley Cosmonauts (ft. Frankie & Johnny Navin)
2004 – Pearl Jam  

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25 Hours A Day – Jimmy Jukebox (#609)

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25 Hours A Day – Jimmy Jukebox

Personnel:

Written By: Kim Fowley & Michael Lloyd 
Producer: Kim Fowley & Michael Lloyd 
Record Label: Chattahoochee Records 

Releases

Original Release: Jimmy Jukebox – Motor Boat / 25 Hours A Day (Single)
Original Release Date: 1973

Additional Releases:

1997 – Kim Fowley – Outlaw Superman 
2008 – Various Artists – Little Steven’s Underground Garage Presents The Coolest Songs In The World! Vol. 5 
2016 – Various Artists – Pink Boots & Lipstick 12 (Rare Glam and Bubblegum from the 70s)

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25 – KT88 Of Power – King Tubby (#608)

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25 – KT88 Of Power – King Tubby

Personnel:

Writer: Roy Cousins
Producer:
Roy Cousins

Record Label: Dove

Releases

Original Release: King Tubby – Balmagie Jam Rock 
Original Release Date: 2003.06.30

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24 Sad Hours – Jimmy Witherspoon (#607)

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24 Sad Hours – Jimmy Witherspoon

Personnel:

Written By: Grover McDaniel 
Vocals: Jimmy Witherspoon    
Tenor Sax: Bill Gaither
Piano: Devonia Williams 
Guitar: Harold Grant
Bass: Mario Delagarde
Drums: Albert Bartee

The Lamplighters: 
Vocals: Willie Ray Rockwell 
Vocals: Thurston Harris
Vocals: Al Frazier
Vocals: Matthew Nelson

Recording Date:
 1953.10.05
Record Label: Federal

Releases

Original Release: Jimmy Witherspoon – Just For You / 24 Sad Hours (Single) 
Original Release Date: 1954.04.xx

Additional Releases:

1991 – Jay’s Blues (The Complete Federal Sessions) 
2014 – After Hours: The King Records Story (1956-1959) 

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24 Hours Of Sadness – The Chi-Lites (#606)

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24 Hours Of Sadness – The Chi-Lites

Personnel:

Written By: Eugene Record & Carl Davis 
Vocals: Eugene Record
Vocals: Marshall Thompson 
Vocals: Robert Lester
Vocals: Creadel Jones
Producer: Carl Davis, Eugene Record, Gerald Sims
Record Label: Brunswick

Releases

Original Release: The Chi-Lites – Give It Away 
Original Release Date: 1969

Additional Releases:

1970 – I Like Your Lovin’ (Do You Like Mine?) 
1987 – The Best Of The Chi-Lites
1992 – Greatest Hits 
2004 – The Complete Chi-Lites On Brunswick-Vol. 1 

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24 Hours A Day – The Bottle Rockets (#605)

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24 Hours A Day – The Bottle Rockets

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Personnel:

Written By: Brian Henneman, Scott Taylor 
Vocals, Guitar: Brian Henneman
Vocals, Guitar:
Tom Parr
Bass: Tom Ray 
Drums: Mark Ortmann
Producer: Eric Ambel
Record Label: Atlantic Records 

Lyrics:

Genius
Song Meanings

Releases

Original Release: The Bottle Rockets – 24 Hours A Day
Original Release Date: 1997

Additional Releases:

1980 – Double Fantasy

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24 Hours A Day – Bobby Bland (#604)

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24 Hours A Day – Bobby Bland

Personnel:

Written By: Ted Jarrett
Vocals: Bobby Bland 
Bass, Flute:
Ray Griffin 
Drums: James Robertson 
Drums: Roger Hawkins 
Keyboards: Carson Whitsett
Keyboards: Larry Addison 
Alto & Baritone Sax: Jim Horn 
Tenor Sax: Harvey Thompson 
Trombone: Charles Rose 
Trumpet: Gary Armstrong 
Trumpet: Harrison Calloway
Producer: Tommy Couch & Wolf Stephenson
Record Label: Malaco Records

Releases

Original Release: Bobby Bland – Blues You Can Use
Original Release Date: 1987

Additional Releases:

1980 – Double Fantasy

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24 Hours (To Find My Baby) – Edwin Starr (#603)

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24 Hours (To Find My Baby)

Personnel:

Written By: Edwin Starr 
Vocals: Edwin Starr
Producer: Edwin Starr 
Record Label: Gordy Records / Motown Records 

Lyrics:

Song Meanings

Releases

Original Release: Edwin Starr – 25 Miles 
Original Release Date: 1969

Additional Releases:

2001 – The Essential Collection 

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