Ry Cooder Crossroads (Original Soundtrack)

Crossroads (Original Soundtrack)
Get email alerts for Ry Cooder
33 ratings
WINTER SALE: $9.83 Limited Time Only
List Price: $10.99
You Save: $1.16 (11% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Only 4 copies left
sku:  32WR9
Brand New

CD Details

  • Released: June 21, 1988
  • Originally Released: 1988
  • Label: Warner Bros / WEA


  • 1.Crossroads
  • 2.Down In Mississippi
  • 3.Cotton Needs Pickin'
  • 4.Viola Lee Blues
  • 5.See You In Hell, Blind Boy
  • 6.Nitty Gritty Mississippi
  • 7.He Made A Woman Out Of Me
  • 8.Feelin' Bad Blues
  • 9.Somebody's Callin' My Name
  • 10.Willie Brown Blues
  • 11.Walkin' Away Blues

Product Description:

Personnel: Ry Cooder (vocals, guitar, mandolin); Jim Dickinson (vocals, guitar, piano, organ); Frank Frost (vocals, harmonica); Willie Green, Jr. , Bobby King (vocals, background vocals); Joe Seneca, Amy Madigan, Sam King, Arnold McCuller (vocals); Otis Taylor (guitar); Kirby Johnson (strings); John "Juke" Logan, Sonny Terry, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee (harmonica); Walt Sereth (soprano saxophone); George Bohannon (horns, baritone horn); Van Dyke Parks (piano); William D. "Smitty" Smith (organ); Alan Pasqua (synthesizer); John Price, Jim Keltner (drums); Miguel Cruz (percussion); Terry Evans (background vocals).
Audio Remixer: George Massenburg.
Recording information: Ocean Way Studios.
Unknown Contributor Role: Jim Dickinson.
Arrangers: Kirby Johnson; Ry Cooder.
The ersatz blues story of the film gives Ry Cooder leeway to turn in an impressive blues-derived soundtrack featuring Sonny Terry along with his usual collaborators Van Dyke Parks, Jim Keltner, Nathan East, and others. But it's Cooder's guitar playing that highlights the album. ~ William Ruhlmann

Similar Products

Music Categories:

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 51,112
  • UPC: 075992539920
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm, Saturday: 10am-9pm, Sunday: 10am-8pm (Eastern Time)
Se habla Español! Spanish-speaking representatives available, Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm (Eastern Time)