1969 Otis Spann – Sweet Giant Of The Blues

Sweet Giant Of The Blues is the 15th album by Otis Spann, released in 1969

Otis Spann (March 21, 1924 or 1930 – April 24, 1970) was an American blues musician, whom many consider to be the leading postwar Chicago blues pianist.


1 Got My Mojo Working (McKinley Morganfield) 3:03
2 Sellin’ My Thing (Otis Spann) 7:24
3 Moon Blues (Bob Thiele, George Davis Weiss) 4:26
4 I’m a Dues Payin’ Man (Jim Rein) 3:11
5 I Wonder Why (Otis Spann) 4:23
6 Bird In a Cage (Otis Spann) 6:07
7 Hey Baby (Otis Spann) 5:38
8 Make A Way (Otis Spann) 4:23



BassMax Bennett
DrumsPaul Humphrey
GuitarLouie Shelton
GuitarMike Anthony
BanjoMike Anthony
PianoOtis Spann
FluteTom Scott
SaxTom Scott

Liner Notes

Producer – Bob Thiele
Engineer – Ami Hadani, Jack Hunt
Engineer (Re-mix) – Gene Thompson

Design – Robert Flynn
Photography By (Cover) – Irv Glaser
Photography By (Liner) – Charles Stewart

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Flying Dutchman
Copyright (c) – Ace Records Ltd.
Mastered At – Sound Mastering
Licensed To – Ace Records Ltd.