Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Baby Love
The Supremes 4.65 2:35
2 It's Now or Never
Elvis Presley 2.65 3:17
3 The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Bobby Vee 2:37
4 Lonely Teardrops
Jackie Wilson 2:41
5 Hey Paula
Paul & Paula 2:30
6 April Love
Pat Boone 2:43
7 Runaround Sue
Dion 2:40
8 Tell Him
The Exciters 2:24
9 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:20
10 Sheila
Tommy Roe 2:02
11 Magic Moments
Perry Como 2:41
12 Mr. Sandman
The Chordettes 2:26
13 Spanish Harlem
Ben E. King 2:53
14 Hurt
Timi Yuro 2:30
15 Sealed With a Kiss
Brian Hyland 5 2:41
16 Everybody's Somebody's Fool
Connie Francis 2:38
17 Johnny Angel
Shelley Fabares 2:23
18 Ramona
The Blue Diamonds 2:34
19 One Fine Day
The Chiffons 2:08
20 Stranger on the Shore
Acker Bilk 2:56
21 Venus in Blue Jeans
Jimmy Clanton 2:26
22 ('til) I Kissed You
The Everly Brothers 2:27
23 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 2:26
24 My Prayer
The Platters 2:46
25 Young Love
Sonny James 2:30
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Theme for a Dream
Cliff Richard & The Shadows 2:06
2 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:48
3 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:49
4 Red Roses for a Blue Lady
Vic Dana 2:49
5 Crazy
Patsy Cline 2:44
6 Cupid
Sam Cooke 2:33
7 Twilight Time
The Platters 2:47
8 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:19
9 Easier Said Than Done
The Essex 2:09
10 My Special Angel
Bobby Helms 2:59
11 If I Didn't Have a Dime
Gene Pitney 2:31
12 Take Good Care of My Baby
Bobby Vee 2:39
13 Will You Love Me Tomorrow
The Shirelles 3.65 2:44
14 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:25
15 Sail Along Silv'ry Moon
Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra 2:09
16 Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)
Roy Orbison 2:28
17 Oh! Carol
Neil Sedaka 2:19
18 The Wanderer
Dion 2:50
19 Since I Don't Have You
The Skyliners 2:42
20 It's My Party
Lesley Gore 2:16
21 Teen Angel
Mark Dinning 2:42
22 Poetry in Motion
Johnny Tillotson 2:31
23 All Alone Am I
Brenda Lee 2:46
24 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:14
25 Answer Me
Frankie Laine 2:39
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Love Letters in the Sand
Pat Boone 2:16
2 Oh Pretty Woman
Roy Orbison 3:00
3 It's All in the Game
Tommy Edwards 2:39
4 Moon River
Henry Mancini 2:42
5 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:37
6 Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)
The Shangri‐Las 2:20
7 Runaway
Del Shannon 5 2:20
8 Calendar Girl
Neil Sedaka 2:41
9 You Don't Own Me
Lesley Gore 2:31
10 Blue Velvet
Bobby Vinton 2:50
11 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:36
12 Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
Brian Hyland 4 2:22
13 Little Ship
The Blue Diamonds 2:05
14 Please Mr. Postman
The Marvelettes 2:30
15 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:09
16 Suspicion
Terry Stafford 2:34
17 Only You (And You Alone)
The Platters 2:37
18 Lipstick on Your Collar
Connie Francis 2:21
19 Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa
Gene Pitney 3:00
20 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:38
21 Why
Frankie Avalon 2:38
22 I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos 3:24
23 Where Did Our Love Go
The Supremes 5 2:32
24 Dance on Little Girl
Paul Anka 1:56
25 Wishin' and Hopin'
Dusty Springfield 2:53
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
Doris Day 2:07
2 What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
Dinah Washington 3 2:31
3 He'll Have to Go
Jim Reeves 2:20
4 Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)
Del Shannon 2:12
5 Spanish Eyes
Al Martino 2:48
6 I Only Want to Be With You
Dusty Springfield 2:37
7 Ginny Come Lately
Brian Hyland 2:51
8 I Will Follow Him
Peggy March 1 2:28
9 Catch a Falling Star
Perry Como 2:29
10 The End of the World
Skeeter Davis 3.5 2:38
11 Roses Are Red (My Love)
Bobby Vinton 2:39
12 Come a Little Bit Closer
Jay & The Americans 4 2:51
13 Only Love Can Break a Heart
Gene Pitney 2:50
14 Lana
Roy Orbison 2:19
15 Hey! Baby
Bruce Channel 2:23
16 The Twelfth of Never
Johnny Mathis 2:31
17 Be My Baby
The Ronettes 4.35 2:42
18 The Green Leaves of Summer
The Brothers Four 2:57
19 Tell Laura I Love Her
Ray Peterson 2:57
20 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Neil Sedaka 2:17
21 Living Doll
Cliff Richard & The Drifters 2:39
22 I'm Sorry
Brenda Lee 2:40
23 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 5 1:40
24 Put Your Head on My Shoulder
Paul Anka 2:36
25 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:20

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-10-30) (track 25)
foot percussion [Footstomps]:
Mike Valvano (1964-08-13) (track 1)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 2)
arranger:
Bonnie Guitar (track 23)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 2)
audio engineer:
Jeff Juliano (track 2)
background vocals:
Gordon Stoker (1956-10-30) (track 25)
Florence Ballard (1964-08-13) (track 1)
Mary Wilson (1964-08-13) (track 1)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 11)
Georges Boulanger (Romani-Romanian violonist, conductor, composer) (track 24)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Sammy Fain (track 6)
Marilyn Garrett (track 3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Carole King (track 19)
Ernie Maresca (track 7)
Dottie Wayne (track 3)
Ben Weisman (track 3)
Eduardo di Capua (track 2)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 2)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-08-13) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 2)
Sonny James (1956-10-30) (track 25)
Diana Ross (1964-08-13) (track 1)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 11)
Dion (US singer-songerwriter, blends doo-wop, pop rock & R&B) (track 7)
Gerry Goffin (track 19)
Wally Gold (track 2)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Jimmy Kennedy (track 24)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 2)
mastering:
George Marino (track 2)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (track 2)
David Bendeth (track 2)
performer:
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (track 11)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
writer:
Ric Cartey (track 25)
Barbara Ellis (track 23)
Gary Geld (track 15)
Carole Joyner (track 25)
Gary Troxel (track 23)
Peter Udell (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1958) (track 11)
publisher:
Bronx Soul Music (track 7)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 6)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 11)
Mijac Music (track 7)
Peter Maurice Music (track 24)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 25)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 7)
Pogo Music (1962) (track 15)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-08-13) (track 1)
sampled by:
Balsa by Gustavo Cerati (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 324) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Runaround Sue (track 7)
Young Love (1956-10-30) (track 25)
is based on:
Avant de mourir (track 24)
later translated versions:
Derniers baisers (Sealed with a Kiss) (track 15)
Maîtresse (Runaround Sue) (track 7)
Những nụ hôn cuối (Mùa hè như cơn gió thoáng qua trên biển xanh màu...) (track 15)
浮気なスー (track 7)
later versions:
Doux tam-tam (track 23)
Skriv någon gång (track 15)
recording of:
April Love (track 6)
Come Softly to Me (track 23)
Magic Moments (track 11)
My Prayer (track 24)
One Fine Day (Carole King song) (track 19)
Sealed With a Kiss (track 15)
It’s Now or Never (1960-04-03) (track 2)
Baby Love (1964-08-13) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
’O sole mio (track 2)

CD 2

drumset [drums]:
Gary Chester (studio drummer and educator) (1960) (track 13)
kettle drum:
Carole King (1960) (track 13)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1960) (track 13)
arranger:
Claus Ogerman (track 20)
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 14)
composer:
Sylvester Bradford (track 8)
Carole King (track 13)
Ed Marshall (track 14)
Jean Surrey (track 21)
Sam Cooke (track 6)
Ernie Maresca (track 18)
Willie Nelson (track 5)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 14)
lead vocals:
Shirley Owens (1960) (track 13)
lyricist:
Ed Marshall (track 14)
Jean Surrey (track 21)
Arthur Altman (track 23)
Sam Cooke (track 6)
Gerry Goffin (track 13)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 8)
Ernie Maresca (track 18)
Willie Nelson (track 5)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 14)
producer:
Qunicy Jones (track 20)
vocals:
Doris Coley (1960) (track 13)
Addie Harris (1960) (track 13)
Beverly Lee (1960) (track 13)
writer:
Mike Anthony (US songwriter) (track 22)
John Gluck, Jr. (tracks 20, 20)
Wally Gold (tracks 20, 20)
Seymour Gottlieb (tracks 20, 20)
Paul Kaufman (songwriter) (track 22)
Jack Nance (track 24)
Conway Twitty (track 24)
Herb Weiner (tracks 20, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 13)
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 14)
publisher:
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 20, 20)
Kags Music Corp. (track 6)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 8)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 125) (track 13)
cover recording of:
It’s My Party (track 20)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
Spikre paller (tracks 20, 20)
later translated versions:
C’est ma fête (tracks 20, 20)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (tracks 20, 20)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (track 18)
Leva livet (tracks 20, 20)
On mun bailut (tracks 20, 20)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (tracks 20, 20)
Yksin oon mä vain (track 23)
歡欣一一記 (track 13)
recording of:
All Alone Am I (track 23)
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 5)
Cupid (track 6)
It’s My Party (track 20)
Poetry in Motion (track 22)
Tears on My Pillow (track 8)
Teen Angel (track 21)
Venus (track 14)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (1960) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:

CD 3

drums:
Benny Benjamin (1961-04) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (1961-04) (track 14)
bass:
James Jamerson (1961-04) (track 14)
percussion:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1961-04) (track 14)
foot percussion [Footstomps]:
Mike Valvano (1964-04-08) (track 23)
piano:
Richard 'Popcorn' Wylie (1961-04) (track 14)
arranger:
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 4)
background vocals:
Katherine Anderson (1961-04) (track 14)
Wyanetta "Juanita" Cowart (1961-04) (track 14)
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 14)
Wanda Young (1961-04) (track 14)
Georgeanna Tillman (1961-04) (track 14)
Florence Ballard (1964-04-08) (track 23)
Mary Wilson (1964-04-08) (track 23)
choir vocals:
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 19)
J. Fred Coots (track 1)
Lamont Dozier (track 23)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 23)
Charles Kenny (songwriter, violinist) (track 1)
Nick Kenny (track 1)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 4, 4)
Roy Orbison (track 2)
Mort Shuman (track 20)
William Dees (track 2)
Charles Dawes (1911) (track 3)
conductor:
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 4)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1961-04) (track 14)
The Funk Brothers (1964-04-08) (track 23)
lead vocals:
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 14)
Diana Ross (1964-04-08) (track 23)
lyricist:
Charles Kenny (songwriter, violinist) (track 1)
Nick Kenny (track 1)
Roy Orbison (track 2)
Hal David (track 19)
William Dees (track 2)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 23)
Johnny Mercer (tracks 4, 4)
Doc Pomus (track 20)
Carl Sigman (1951) (track 3)
orchestra:
performer:
Dion & The Belmonts (track 20)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 23)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 23)
solo clavioline [musitron]:
Max Crook (track 7)
writer:
Robert Bateman (track 14)
Max Crook (track 7)
Georgia Dobbins (track 14)
William Garrett (track 14)
Freddie Gorman (track 14)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 14)
Lee Pockriss (track 12)
Del Shannon (track 7)
Paul Vance (track 12)
publisher:
Belinda Music (track 7)
Bug Music (track 7)
Emily Music Corp. (track 12)
Famous Music Corporation (tracks 4, 4)
Larry Spier Inc. (track 3)
Majorsongs Ltd. (track 3)
Mole Hole Music (track 7)
Music Sales Corporation (tracks 3, 12)
Sony/ATV Harmony (tracks 4, 4)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Vicki Music (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1961-04) (track 14)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-04-08) (track 23)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 466) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 472) (track 23)
cover recording of:
instrumental recording of:
Moon River (track 4)
later parody versions:
Karkuri (track 7)
Ronomy (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Bo cartero (track 14)
later translated versions:
Hei postimies (track 14)
Mädchenschreck (track 7)
Pretty Woman (track 2)
Schönes Madl (track 2)
烈火街頭 (track 7)
later versions:
C'est le jeu (It’s All in the Game) (track 3)
Mon amour disparu (track 7)
Vanina (track 7)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 20)
Moon River (track 4)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (track 2)
Runaway (track 7)
Please Mr. Postman (1961-04) (track 14)
Where Did Our Love Go (1964-04-08) (track 23)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 12)
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 12)

CD 4

drumset [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 23)
drums:
Panama Francis (track 2)
flute:
Jerome Richardson (track 2)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (track 2)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 23)
Milt Hinton (track 2)
piano:
Joe Zawinul (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (track 2)
arranger:
Belford Hendricks (track 2)
Jack Nitzsche (track 17)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 23)
composer:
Jeff Barry (track 19)
Lionel Bart (track 21)
María Grever (track 2)
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (track 5)
Arthur Kent (track 10)
Jay Livingston (track 1)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 16)
Paul Mauriat (track 8)
Franck Pourcel (track 8)
Del Shannon (track 4)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 23)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 2)
Frank De Vol (1956-02-24) (track 1)
engineer:
Larry Levine (track 17)
Bill Porter (track 10)
lead vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 2)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 23)
lyricist:
Lionel Bart (track 21)
Del Shannon (track 4)
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 2)
Sylvia Dee (track 10)
Ray Evans (track 1)
Jacques Plante (track 8)
Ben Raleigh (track 19)
Charles Singleton (Composer/lyricist) (track 5)
Eddie Snyder (track 5)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 23)
orchestra:
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra (1956-02-24) (track 1)
performer:
producer:
Chet Atkins (track 10)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 2)
Phil Spector (track 17)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 23)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 23)
vocals:
Skeeter Davis (track 10)
Doris Day (1956-02-24) (track 1)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1957) (track 9)
The Ray Charles Singers (1957) (track 9)
Ronnie Spector (1963-07) (track 17)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 17)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 12)
Ellie Greenwich (track 17)
Bobby Hart (track 12)
Lee Pockriss (track 9)
Phil Spector (track 17)
Paul Vance (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
Phil Spector Records (1963) (track 17)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 17)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 2)
Maurice Music (track 2)
St. Angelo Music (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 17)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 17)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 23)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 17)
recorded at:
remixes:
Be My Baby by Leslie Grace (track 17)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 22) (track 17)
cover recording of:
I Will Follow Him (track 8)
Stay (track 23)
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Pauvre Laura (Tell Laura I Love Her) (track 19)
later translated versions:
Che sera (track 1)
Fait pour durer (track 10)
Que será será (track 1)
Roadie-Lied (track 23)
世事多變化 (track 1)
冬戀 (track 10)
后会无期 (track 10)
later versions:
Comme aujourd'hui (track 17)
recording of:
Living Doll (track 21)
Spanish Eyes (track 5)
Que Será, Será (1956-02-24) (track 1)
Catch a Falling Star (1957) (track 9)
The End of the World (1962) (track 10)
Be My Baby (1963-07) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 9)
Perry Como Medley (track 9)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 10)
translated version of:
version of:
Chariot (Petula Clark song) (track 8)
Moon Over Naples (track 5)