1. Up Above My Head I Hear Music In The Air by Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Marie Knight, Sam Price Trio on Gospel Train (UMG)
  2. Opus 4 Ragtime Gal by 6 and 7/8ths String Band on 100 Mardi Gras Hits (Stardust Records)
  3. Fire and Brimstone by Link Wray on Link Wray (Universal)
  4. Wolf Like Me by Lera Lynn, Shovels and Rope on Plays Well With Others (Single Lock)
  5. When Death Comes Creeping In Your Room by Mance Lipscomb on Trouble in Mind (Warner)
  6. Dancing with the Devil by Rosie Ledet on Zesty Zydeco (Maison de Soul)
  7. Settin' the Woods on Fire by Hank Williams on The Ultimate Collection (UMG)
  8. Cry On by Irma Thomas on Ruler of Hearts (Charly)
  9. Jesus Lifted Me by Elizabeth Cotten and Brenda Evans on Shake Sugaree (Smithsonian Folkways)
  10. Shortyville by Trombone Shorty on Say That to Say This (Verve)
  11. Jambalaya by Professor Longhair on Big Easy Strut: the Essential Professor Longhair (Fuel 2000)
  12. Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford on Sixteen Tons (Capitol)
  13. The Devil is All Around by Shovels and Rope on Swimmin' Time (Dualtone)
  14. In Hell I'll Be in Good Company by The Dead South on Good Company (Six Shooter Records)
  15. Voodoo Woman by Koko Taylor on Contemporary Blues Queens (X5 Music Group)
  16. Jump Sturdy by Dr. John on Gris gris (Elektra)
  17. Aztec by Bo Diddley on Ride On / The Chess Masters 1960-61 (Geffen)
  18. Midnight Train to Georgia by Gladys Knight and the Pips on Imagination (RCA)
  19. When I Go Away by Levon Helm on Electric Dirt (Vanguard)
  20. It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels by Kitty Wells on 20th Century Masters: The Best of Kitty Wells (UMG)
  21. Rock Island Line by Lead Belly on Where Did You Sleep Last Night (Smithsonian Folkways)
  22. Pouring Water on a Drowning Man by James Carr on You Got My Mind Messed Up (Ace Records)
  23. Can't Let Go by Lucinda Williams on Car Wheels on a Gravel Road (Mercury)
  24. Real Churchy by Allen Toussaint on 25 Best of Allen Toussaint (Rew Records)
  25. We're Gonna Hold On by George Jones and Tammy Wynette on 16 Biggest Hits (Sony)
  26. Wagon Wheel by Old Crow Medicine Show on Best of Old Crow Medicine Show (Nettwerk Music Group)
  27. Sitting Ontop of the World by Mississippi Sheiks on Honey Babe Let the Deal Go Down: Best of Mississippi Sheiks (Sony)
  28. Milky White Way by CBS Trumpeteers on Milky White Way (Universal)
  29. John Saw That Number by Neko Case on Fox Confessor Brings the Flood (Anti)
  30. Shake Em On Down by Mississippi Fred McDowell on Shake Em On Down (Charly)
  31. Love Me or Leave Me by Jabbo Smith on Hidden Treasure (Master Classics)
  32. Killer Diller Blues by Alabama Shakes on American Epic (Columbia)
  33. So Long by Fats Domino on The Complete Imperial Singles (Capitol)
  34. I've Endured by Ola Belle Reed on Rising Sun Melodies (Smithsonian Folkways)
  35. Dreaming by The Cosmic Rays with Sun Ra Arkestra on To Those of Earth and Other Worlds (Strut)
  36. Midnight Rider by Sharon Jones and the Dap-kings on Midnight Rider (Daptone Records)
  37. The Old Hen by W.M. Stepp and Mae Puckett on If the Light Has Gone (xx)
  38. Zulu Strut by Jon Cleary on xx (xx)
  39. Who Dat Called the Police by New Birth Brass Band on X (X)