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Bring 'Em In is the 13th studio album by blues musician Buddy Guy, released in 2005 on Silvertone Records. The album is made up almost entirely of songs covered by Buddy Guy, containing only one original composition by the artist.

Bring 'Em In
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 27, 2005
GenreChicago blues, Electric blues
LabelJive, Silvertone
ProducerSteve Jordan
Buddy Guy chronology
Blues Singer
Bring 'Em In
Skin Deep
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars
Robert Christgau(3-star Honorable Mention)(3-star Honorable Mention)(3-star Honorable Mention)

The album features a number of collaborations with other artists including: Carlos Santana (guitar), Tracy Chapman (vocals), John Mayer (guitar), Keb' Mo' (guitar), Anthony Hamilton (vocals), Robert Randolph (pedal steel), and Keith Richards (guitar).



Chart (2013) Peak
French Albums (SNEP)[3] 137
US Billboard 200[4] 152
US Top Blues Albums (Billboard)[5] 2



Guest musiciansEdit


  • Steve Jordan - Producer
  • Don Smith - Recording
  • Willie Mitchell and Lester Snell - Horn Arrangements
  • Jim Horn - Horn Arrangement on Track 9
  • Derrick Santini - Photographer

Track listingEdit

1."Now You're Gone"Curtis Mayfield, Joseph Scott5:03
2."Ninety Nine and One Half"Eddie Floyd, Steve Cropper, Wilson Pickett3:48
3."What Kind of Woman Is This"Buddy Guy5:17
4."Somebody's Sleeping in My Bed"Allen A. Jones, Bettye Crutcher6:25
5."I Put a Spell on You" (featuring Carlos Santana)Screamin' Jay Hawkins4:04
6."On a Saturday Night"Eddie Floyd, Steve Cropper3:18
7."Ain't No Sunshine" (featuring Tracy Chapman)Bill Withers3:25
8."I've Got Dreams to Remember" (featuring John Mayer)Joe Rock, Otis Redding, Zelma Redding4:56
9."Lay Lady Lay" (featuring Anthony Hamilton and Robert Randolph)Bob Dylan4:35
10."Cheaper to Keep Her/Blues in the Night"Bonny Rice, Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer6:18
11."Cut You Loose"Mel London7:39
12."The Price You Gotta Pay" (featuring Keith Richards)Keb' Mo'3:41
13."Do Your Thing"Mel London4:07


  1. ^ Westergaard, Sean. "Bring 'Em In - Buddy Guy". Allmusic. Retrieved 20 July 2012.
  2. ^ Hathaway, Josh (3 October 2005). "Music Review: Buddy Guy Bring 'Em In". Retrieved 20 July 2012.
  3. ^ " – Buddy Guy – Bring 'Em In". Hung Medien.
  4. ^ "Buddy Guy Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard.
  5. ^ "Buddy Guy Chart History (Top Blues Albums)". Billboard.