Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lipstick on Your Collar
Connie Francis 2:19
2 What Do You Want
Adam Faith 1:39
3 Oh Carol
Neil Sedaka 2:18
4 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:22
5 Forty Miles of Bad Road
Duane Eddy 2:06
6 Chantilly Lace
The Big Bopper 2:24
7 Dream Lover
Bobby Darin 3.5 2:30
8 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 2:23
9 Be My Guest
Fats Domino 2:03
10 Charlie Brown
The Coasters 2:22
11 Teen Beat
Sandy Nelson 2:27
12 C'mon Everybody
Eddie Cochran 3 1:57
13 I Go Ape
Neil Sedaka 2:35
14 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:11
15 High School Confidential
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:31
16 Sea of Love
Marty Wilde 2:26
17 Maybe Tomorrow
Billy Fury 2:14
18 My Happiness
Connie Francis 2:31
19 Here Comes Summer
Jerry Keller 2:11
20 Baby Face
Little Richard 2:16
21 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:24
22 Guitar Boogie Shuffle
Bert Weedon 2:18
23 Mona Lisa
Conway Twitty 2:26
24 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
The Platters 2:39

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Frank Fields (track 20)
drums:
Earl Palmer (track 20)
guitar:
Roy Montrell (track 20)
piano:
Little Richard (track 20)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (track 20)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 20)
additional lyricist:
arranger:
Bonnie Guitar (track 8)
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 4)
composer:
Bobby Darin (track 7)
George Goehring (track 1)
Jerome Kern (tracks 24, 24)
Tom King (50s & 60s songwriter) (tracks 14, 14)
Ira Mack (tracks 14, 14)
Ed Marshall (track 4)
Fred Mendelsohn (tracks 14, 14)
Neil Sedaka (track 3)
Borney Bergantine (track 18)
Billy Fury (track 17)
J.P. Richardson (track 6)
Les Vandyke (track 2)
Harry Akst (1926) (track 20)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 4)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (track 20)
lyricist:
Bobby Darin (track 7)
Ed Marshall (track 4)
Borney Bergantine (track 18)
Billy Fury (track 17)
Howard Greenfield (track 3)
Otto Harbach (tracks 24, 24)
Edna Lewis (track 1)
J.P. Richardson (track 6)
Les Vandyke (track 2)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (1926) (track 20)
orchestra:
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 4)
The Platters (track 24)
producer:
Ahmet Ertegun (track 7)
Buck Ram (track 24)
Jerry Wexler (track 7)
vocals:
Connie Francis (tracks 1, 18)
writer:
Jerry Capehart (track 12)
Eddie Cochran (track 12)
Barbara Ellis (track 8)
Jerry Leiber (track 10)
Mike Stoller (track 10)
Gary Troxel (track 8)
Ron Hargrave (1958-01 – 1958-01-28) (track 15)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01 – 1958-01-28) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 4)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1959) (track 18)
publisher:
Benny Davis Music (track 20)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 24, 24)
Chappell Music (track 18)
EMI Unart Catalog (track 12)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (tracks 24, 24)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 24, 24)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 403) (track 12)
arrangements:
Dym (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes) (for two violins and piano, Frolov) (tracks 24, 24)
cover recording of:
My Happiness (track 18)
Baby Face (1956-10-16) (track 20)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1958) (track 24)
instrumental cover recording of:
Red River Rock (track 14)
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Du är mitt liv (track 18)
Fumo negli occhi (tracks 24, 24)
Ma p'tit' chérie (track 6)
Nous, quand on s'embrasse (High School Confidential) (track 15)
カラーに口紅 (track 1)
later versions:
Au camp du bonheur (track 6)
C'est Charlie Brown (track 10)
Doux tam-tam (track 8)
J'ai rêvé (Dream Lover) (track 7)
medley of:
En junidag (track 18)
part of:
Roberta (tracks 24, 24)
recording of:
Chantilly Lace (track 6)
Charlie Brown (track 10)
Come Softly to Me (track 8)
C’mon Everybody (track 12)
Dream Lover (track 7)
Maybe Tomorrow (track 17)
Oh! Carol (track 3)
Red River Rock (track 14)
Venus (track 4)
What Do You Want? (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 3)
Swing the Mood (track 12)

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: TL516/01)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/145668 [info]