Red Hot

Written by Billy EmersonUnreleased song

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Song facts

From Wikipedia:

“Red Hot” is a song written and recorded by Billy “The Kid” Emerson and released on Sun Records in 1955. It has been covered many times since then.

Emerson recorded the song at the Sun Recording Studio in Memphis, Tennessee on May 31, 1955. Besides Emerson as the vocalist, the Sam Phillips produced session included Calvin Newborn, guitar: Kenneth Banks, bass: Phineas Newborn, drums: Billy ‘Red’ Love, piano: Jewell Briscoe, tenor sax: Moses Reed, tenor sax. The b-side for the release was another Emerson song, “No Greater Love”. […]


Star Club - Hamburg, Germany - December 1962

Unofficial live

1:03 • Live • The recording date is a guess - all we now for certain is that the Star-Club tapes were recorded between December 18 and 31, 1962.

ZU LAUT! - Live at the Star-Club

Unofficial live • Released in 2015

1:26 • Live

Live performances

Paul McCartney has never played this song in concert.


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