Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.18 Stay 1:41 20 Years of No. 1 Hits: 1956-1975 Various Artists BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management"), Reader’s Digest
1.5 Stay 1:38 Dirty Dancing Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 6408-4-R
1.5 Stay 1:38 Dirty Dancing Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) BD86408
1.5 Stay 1:34 Dirty Dancing Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 6408-1-R
1.5 Stay 1:38 Dirty Dancing: Original Soundtrack From the Vestron Motion Picture Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 6408-2-R
1.10 Stay 1:40 Billboard: Top Rock'n'Roll Hits, 1960 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R270621
1.18 Stay 1:36 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1960 Various Artists Time-Life Music, Warner Special Products 2RNR-11, OPCD-2541
1.17 Stay 1:40 The Rock ’n’ Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 840 239-2, RRC-G05
1.4 Stay 1:37 Hit History, Volume 6: 1960 Various Artists EVA (for use with NL/BE/FR releases only. see annotation) PD 74776
1.8 Stay 1:36 Rockfile, Volume 28 Various Artists Backline Records (Division of Line Music GmbH) BLCD 9.00938 L
1.11 Stay ?:?? 25 Years of #1 Hits Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-8501, R103-09
1.5 Stay 1:36 Total Dirty Dancing Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) BD 90606 (2)
1.15 Stay 1:41 The Beach Music Anthology Box Set Various Artists Ripete Records 2392192
1.18 Stay 1:36 The Rock ’n’ Roll Era: 1960 Various Artists Time-Life Music 2RNR-11
1.17 Stay 1:40 The Rock ’n’ Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 845 782-2, TL 516/05
1.10 Stay 1:39 Billboard Top Rock & Roll Hits: 1960 Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 70621
4.6 Stay 1:38 The Doo Wop Box: 101 Vocal Group Gems From the Golden Age of Rock 'n' Roll Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 71463
1.15 Stay 1:36 Only Rock'n Roll 1960-1964 Various Artists JCI JCD-3125
1.5 Stay 1:36 Dirty Dancing : L'intégrale Various Artists BMG France BM|682
1.1 Stay 1:38 Stay: The Best of Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs Relic Records 7004
1.1 Stay 1:38 The Best of Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs Collectables (US reissue label)
1.4 Stay 1:41 Spotlite on Herald Records, Volume 2 Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label) COL-5657
2.10 Stay 1:36 The American Diner Various Artists Dino Music (subsidiary of EMI Netherlands BV) DINCD107
1.1 Stay 1:42 The Heart of Rock ’n’ Roll: 1960 Various Artists Time-Life Music R857-02
2.4 Stay 1:39 The Very Best of Doo Wop Various Artists MVTV 1CD
1.9 Stay 1:41 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: Golden Greats Various Artists Time-Life Music M182-10
1.7 Stay 1:35 Best of 60's Love Various Artists Priority Records
1.3 Stay 1:35 Dirty Dancing Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 07863 67786 2
1.4 Stay 1:35 Dirty Dancing Various Artists
1.6 Stay 1:40 Early Rock & Roll Classics Various Artists BMG Special Products, Compass Productions (budget compilations) DRC12359W
1.5 Stay 1:37 Glory Days of Rock 'n' Roll: Doo-Wop Various Artists Time-Life Music
3.3 Stay 1:36 One-Hit Wonders Various Artists Goldies GLD 25420-1, GLD 25420-2, GLD 25420-3
3.9 Stay 1:36 The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop, Volume 1 Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label) COL-CD-0257
1.30 Stay 1:37 Mastermix Classic Cuts 86: Rock 'n' Roll Jukebox Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985) CC 86
1.3 Stay 1:35 Under the Boardwalk: A Collection of Popular Beach Music Various Artists
2.11 Stay 1:37 Glory Days of Rock 'n' Roll: Doo-Wop Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.2 Stay 1:37 The American Roots of the British Invasion Various Artists Varèse Vintage Records 302 066 334 2
1.10 Stay 1:38 Ultimate Dirty Dancing Various Artists BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management"), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 82876 55525 2
2.5 Stay 1:40 Classic Love Songs of Rock 'n' Roll, Volume 2 Various Artists
1.10 Stay 1:35 Ultimate Dirty Dancing Various Artists BMG UK & Ireland 82876 55525 2
1.7 Stay 1:37 내 여자 친구를 소개합니다 Original Soundtrack Various Artists
3.8 Stay 1:40 The Doo Wop Collection Various Artists Madacy Entertainment TDP2 51158
1.11 Stay 1:39 Dirty Dancing Various Artists Legacy (Legacy Recordings), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 82876 69554 2
1.3 Stay 1:39 Dirty Dancing Various Artists Legacy (Legacy Recordings), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 88697 08762 2
2.18 Stay 1:36 100 Hits: 60s Various Artists 100 Hits DMG100001
1.8 Stay 1:40 I Love Beach Music, Volumes 1 & 2 Various Artists Ripete Records 2203
3.9 Stay 1:36 The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop, Volume 1 Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label)
3.25 Stay 1:36 101 Rock ’n’ Roll Hits Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCDX913
1.3 Stay 1:39 Dirty Dancing Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 88697352482
4.23 Stay 1:40 Baby Love: 100 Classic Love Songs of the 50's and 60's Various Artists USM (for ℗ & © use only; Universal Strategic Marketing, a division of Universal Music B.V.) 531 479-7
2.9 Stay 1:35 Ultimate 60’s: 60 Classic Tracks of the Decade Various Artists Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK) MCCDULT001
2.15 Stay 1:36 Pure… Movies Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 8697753052
1.16 Stay 1:37 Jukebox Saturday Night Various Artists Sony Music Commercial Music Group 52023
3.19 Stay 1:36 The Cruisin’ Story 1955–1960 Various Artists Not Now Music NOT3CD054
2.11 Stay 1:40 Pure… Love Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697962892
2.10 Stay 1:37 American Rock 'n'Roll Anthems Various Artists GO Entertain (bargain compilations) GO3CD7122
3.17 Stay 1:40 Pure… 60s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88691946462
2.1 Stay 1:38 Pure… Rock 'n' Roll Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88883750612
5.15 Stay 1:36 100 Hits: 60s Originals Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 116
1.1 Stay 1:36 Street Corner Symphonies: The Complete Story of Doo Wop, Volume 12 Various Artists Bear Family Records BCD 17290 AR
3.7 Stay 1:40 Ultimate: Movies Various Artists
4.2 Stay 1:40 Ultimate Love Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875085572
3.7 Stay 1:40 Ultimate Movies Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875085822
5.15 Stay 1:35 100 Hits: 60s Originals Various Artists 100 Hits
1.17 Stay 1:36 20 Party Classics Various Artists
1.14 Stay 1:41 Billboard Hottest Hits, Volume 1: Greatest Top 10 Hits 1950-1965 Various Artists
1.4 Stay 1:41 Carolina Classics, Volume 1 Various Artists
1.4 Stay 1:36 Chart Classics: Red Robinson's 20 Hit Classics Collection Various Artists QRSPD 1216V
1.5 Stay 1:38 Dirty Dancing: Original Soundtrack From the Vestron Motion Picture Various Artists RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle)
1.11 Stay 1:37 Glory Days of Rock'n'Roll: Doo-Wop: Golden Classics Various Artists
1.8 Stay 1:37 Hits From the Blockbuster Movies Various Artists
1.8 Stay 1:40 I Love Beach Music, Volumes 1 & 2 Various Artists
1.12 STAY 1:36 Legendary Oldies of the 50's and 60's Various Artists
1.13 Stay 1:36 Remember Then: 30 Original Doo-Wop Classics Various Artists
1.16 Stay 1:41 Rhythm & Blues: 1960 Various Artists
1.45 Stay 1:41 Rock 'n' Roll & Jukebox Hits: 100 Originals From the 50s Various Artists
1.12 Stay 1:37 The Heart 'n' Soul of Rock 'n' Roll Various Artists Reader’s Digest RBD-008/CDI
1.3 Stay 1:40 US Stars: Ihre großen Erfolge, Volume 3 Various Artists
1.21 Stay 1:37 WCBS-FM-101 the History of Rock, The 60's, Part 3 Various Artists
(unknown)
2.20 Stay 1:36 The No. 1 Rock 'n' Roll Album Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 555 017-2
1.20 Stay 1:36 The No. 1 Rock 'n' Roll Album (disc 2) Various Artists

Relationships

drumset [drums]: Willie Morrow
double bass: Albert Hill (double bassist)
baritone vocals: Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs)
lead vocals: Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs)
tenor vocals: Wiley Bennett
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]: Henry Gaston
recording of: Stay (cover)

Stay

composer: Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs)
lyricist: Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs)
publisher: Cherio Music Publishers, Inc.
J. Albert & Son Pty. Ltd.
Cherio Corp (1960)
later translated versions: Roadie-Lied