Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings 4LP Box Set ‘My King and Queen’

Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings 4LP box set, My King and Queen, is out this Friday (11/17). According to a recent update, there are still very limited numbers left of the Amazon edition including the signed print version. This is the first time the Rhythm Kings have ever been released on vinyl. The set included 43 tracks compiled by Bill himself. Limited to just 500 copies worldwide.


Product Description
This four LP box set features some of the best studio recordings by Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, the ten-piece band that Bill put together after leaving the Rolling Stones in 1992. Whilst the band features guest appearances by all-star musicians (including Mick Taylor, Eric Clapton, Chris Rea, George Harrison, Gary Brooker and Peter Frampton on these recordings), it has an allstar core line-up that features Georgie Fame, Beverley Skeete, Albert Lee, Terry Taylor and Bill Wyman himself of course.

For this compilation, Bill Wyman has chosen forty three tracks that showcase the fantastic lead vocals of both BeverleySkeete, perhaps the UK’s busiest session singer, and Georgie Fame, a star (and legend) in his own right since 1964 of course. Each singer has two LPs: Georgie’s features his renditions of songs by the likes of J.J. Cale, Mose Allison, Dan Hicks, and Bill Wyman & Terry Taylor, while Beverley’s features her take on songs by Nellie Lutcher, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, J.B. Lenoir and The Rascals.

This box set marks the first appearance of any Rhythm Kings recordings on vinyl. The four LPs are housed in an attractive rigid outer slipcase and the inner sleeves feature all the musician credits.

Disc: 1
1. Anyway The Wind Blows
2. Cadillac Woman
3. Can’t Get My Rest At Night
4. Days Like This
5. Down Home Girl
6. Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You
7. Hit That Jive Jack
8. I Can’t Dance
9. Jealous Girl
10. Just For A Thrill

Disc: 2
1. Keep On Truckin’
2. Do You Or Don’t You
3. Motorvatin’ Mama
4. Rhythm King
5. Rough Cut Diamond
6. Streamline Woman
7. The Joint Is Jumping
8. Tomorrow Night
9. Walking One & Only
10. Where’s The Money

Disc: 3
1. A True Romance
2. Bad To Be Alone
3. Bye Bye Blues
4. Crazy He Calls Me
5. Cry Baby
6. Every Sixty Seconds
7. Groovin’
8. He’s A Real Gone Guy
9. I Put A Spell On You
10. I Want To Be Evil
11. Long Walk To DC
12. Love Letters

Disc: 4
1. Snap Your Fingers
2. Mojo Boogie
3. My Handy Man
4. Oh Baby
5. Ring My Bell
6. Spooky
7. That’s How Heartaches Are Made
8. This Ain’t United Nations
9. Trust In Me
10. When Hollywood Goes Black And Tan
11. Yesterdays