Mighty Mighty Man! The man who influenced them all with 22 sides cut between "53-"59 for Syd Nathan"s King Records, guarantees good rockin" day or night. ""He was my idol!"", said BB King of Roy Brown. ""He was the guy we all tried to sound like"", said Bobby Bland. Brown was a truly influential singer and R&B pioneer whose
Good Rockin" Tonight
was even covered by Elvis Presley. This CD examines his later King Records period from 1953 to "59. Recorded in Miami, Cincinnati and New Orleans, they are splendid performances that show Roy had lost none of his musical quality, even if the hits had by that time deserted him.