The Rolling Stones release their third American album : ‘Now!’ featuring ‘Heart of Stone’ and ‘Little Red Rooster’ (1965)

The Rolling Stones ‘Now!’ feat. ‘Heart of Stone’ and ‘Little Red Rooster’ is their third American studio album released on February 13, 1965 by London Records.

Track Listing : 1.Everybody Needs Somebody To Love (Solomon Burke, Bert Berns, Jerry Wexler) – 03:00 . 2.Down Home Girl (Jerry Leiber, Arthur Butler) – 04:13 . 3.You Can’T Catch Me (Chuck Berry) – 03:40 . 4.Heart Of Stone (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 02:49 . 5.What A Shame (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 03:06 . 6.Mona (I Need You Baby) (Ellas Mcdaniel) – 03:35 . 7.Down The Road Apiece (Don Raye) – 02:56 . 8.Off The Hook (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 02:36 . 9.Pain In My Heart (Allen Toussaint) – 02:12 . 10.Oh Baby (We Got A Good Thing Goin’) (Barbara Lynn Ozen) – 02:06 . 11.Little Red Rooster (Willie Dixon) – 03:04 . 12.Surprise, Surprise (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 02:29

David Bailey

Musicians : The Rolling Stones– Band . Mick Jagger – Lead Vocals, Harmonica, Tambourine, Percussion . Keith Richards – Electric Guitar, Backing Vocals . Brian Jones – Electric And Slide Guitars, Harmonica, Backing Vocals . Charlie Watts – Drums, Percussion . Bill Wyman – Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals . Jack Nitzsche – Piano, Sound Effects, Tambourine . Ian Stewart – Piano

Production : Produced By Andrew Loog Oldham . Gus Skinas – Engineer

Package : David P. Bailey – Photography . Andrew Loog Oldham – Liner Notes

Recorded January 3–4 ,1964 & June 10 – November 8, 1964.

Released On February 13, 1965 By London.

The Rolling Stones


The Stones clearly did their homework as they dug up obscure blues tunes for the recording. “Down the Road Apiece” was a boogie woogie blues number which was originally done by the Will Bradley Trio in 1940. […]

As songwriters, Jagger and Richards are still struggling, but they come up with one of their first winners (and an American Top 20 hit) with the yearning, soulful “Heart of Stone.” […]

Ifandorbut @ RateYourMusic
Its the story of a seductress whose movements make one man “have to go to Sunday mass” and whose so “down home” that her kisses “taste like pork & beans”. The sultry sway of the Lieber & Butler song Down Home Girl, gives the album an immediate sense of sexual cool. […]


The Rolling Stones ‘Now!’ feat. ‘Heart of Stone’ and ‘Little Red Rooster’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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