Let It Bleed

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Let It Bleed is a studio album by the Rolling Stones. It was released on 5 December 1969.

Track listing

  1. 'Gimme Shelter' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 4:30
  2. 'Love in Vain' (Robert Johnson) - 4:18
  3. 'Country Honk' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 3:00
  4. 'Live with Me' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 3:35
  5. 'Let It Bleed' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 5:27
  6. 'Midnight Rambler' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 6:52
  7. 'You Got the Silver' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 2:51
  8. 'Monkey Man' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 4:12
  9. 'You Can't Always Get What You Want' (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 7:28


  • Mick Jagger – lead vocals, harmonica
  • Keith Richards – guitar, bass guitar, backing vocals, lead vocals ('You Got the Silver')
  • Mick Taylor – guitar ('Live with Me'), slide guitar ('Country Honk')
  • Brian Jones – congas ('Midnight Rambler'), autoharp ('You Got the Silver')
  • Bill Wyman – bass guitar, autoharp ('Let It Bleed"'), vibes ('Monkey Man')
  • Charlie Watts – drums, percussion, tabla
  • Ian Stewart - piano ('Let It Bleed')
  • Nicky Hopkins – piano, organ ('You Got the Silver')
  • Ry Cooder – mandolin ('Love in Vain')
  • Byron Berline - fiddle ('Country Honk')
  • Leon Russell - piano, horn arrangement ('Live with Me')
  • Al Kooper - piano, organ, French horn ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Bobby Keys - tenor saxophone ('Live with Me')
  • Rocky Dijon – percussion ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Merry Clayton – backing vocals ('Gimme Shelter')
  • Nanette Workman – backing vocals ('Country Honk', 'You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Madeline Bell – backing vocals ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Doris Troy – backing vocals ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • The London Bach Choir – backing vocals ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Jack Nitzsche – choral arrangements ('You Can't Always Get What You Want')
  • Jimmy Miller – producer, percussion ('Gimme Shelter'), drums ('You Can't Always Get What You Want'), tambourine ('Monkey Man')
  • Glyn Johns – engineer
  • George Chkiantz – assistant engineer
  • Bruce Botnick – assistant engineer
  • Jerry Hansen – assistant engineer
  • Harry Fisher – mastering engineer
  • Robert Brownjohn – artwork, cover design
  • Victor Kahn – poster, sleeve design
  • Don McAllester – photography