Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:23
2 Guitar Boogie Shuffle
The Virtues 2:33
3 The Happy Organ
Dave "Baby" Cortez 1:58
4 Kansas City
Wilbert Harrison 2:28
5 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:36
6 Tallahassee Lassie
Freddy Cannon 2:33
7 Tiger
Fabian 2:31
8 Broken Hearted Melody
Sarah Vaughan 2:25
9 Baby Talk
Jan & Dean 2:27
10 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:10
11 Teenbeat
Sandy Nelson 2:24
12 The Big Hurt
Miss Toni Fisher 2:08
13 Mule Skinner Blues
The Fendermen 3 2:24
14 Alley Oop
The Hollywood Argyles 5 2:32
15 Mission Bells
Donnie Brooks 2:38
16 The Twist
Chubby Checker 5 2:38
17 Poetry in Motion
Johnny Tillotson 2:33
18 A Thousand Stars
Kathy Young & The Innocents 3:14
19 He Will Break Your Heart
Jerry Butler 2:43
20 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
The Shirelles 3.65 2:43
21 Runaway
Del Shannon 2:29
22 I've Told Every Little Star
Lind Scott 2:17
23 Mother-In-Law
Ernie K-Doe 2:25
24 Tossin' And Turnin'
Bobby Lewis 2:26
25 Raindrops
Dee Clark 2:40

Credits

CD 1

drumset [drums]:
Gary Chester (studio drummer and educator) (1960) (track 20)
kettle drum:
Carole King (1960) (track 20)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1960) (track 20)
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 1)
composer:
Sherman Edwards (track 8)
Carole King (track 20)
Eugene Pearson (track 18)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 13)
Mort Shuman (track 5)
Hank Ballard (tracks 16, 16)
Dallas Frazier (track 14)
Ed Marshall (track 1)
Mike Stoller (1952) (track 4)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 1)
lead vocals:
Shirley Owens (1960) (track 20)
lyricist:
Eugene Pearson (track 18)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 13)
Hank Ballard (tracks 16, 16)
Hal David (track 8)
Dallas Frazier (track 14)
Gerry Goffin (track 20)
Ed Marshall (track 1)
Doc Pomus (track 5)
Jerry Leiber (1952) (track 4)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 1)
vocals:
Doris Coley (1960) (track 20)
Addie Harris (1960) (track 20)
Beverly Lee (1960) (track 20)
writer:
Mike Anthony (US songwriter) (track 17)
Paul Kaufman (songwriter) (track 17)
Jerry Leiber (track 4)
Mike Stoller (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 20)
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 1)
publisher:
Embassy Music Corporation (2016-06 –) (tracks 16, 16)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 125) (track 20)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 451) (track 16)
cover recording of:
Kansas City (track 4)
The Twist (track 16)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
歡欣一一記 (track 20)
later versions:
New Mule Skinner Blues (revised lyrics, first recorded by Bill Monroe ca. 1950) (track 13)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 5)
A Thousand Stars (track 18)
Alley Oop (track 14)
Poetry in Motion (track 17)
The Twist (track 16)
Venus (track 1)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (1960) (track 20)