Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Maybe Baby
The Crickets 2:04
2 Susie Darlin'
Robin Luke 2:39
3 Book of Love
The Monotones 5 2:23
4 La Dee Dah
Jackie Dennis 2:01
5 It's Too Soon to Know
Pat Boone 2:40
6 Big Man
The Four Preps 2:23
7 Hoots Mon
Lord Rockingham's XI 2:17
8 Tom Hark
Elias & His Zig‐Zag Jive Flutes 2:18
9 Ginger Bread
Frankie Avalon 2:06
10 Willie and the Hand Jive
The Johnny Otis Show 2:38
11 Little Star
The Elegants 2:43
12 Who's Sorry Now
Connie Francis 2:20
13 Poor Little Fool
Ricky Nelson 2:34
14 Come on Let's Go
Tommy Steele 1:59
15 Crazy Love
Paul Anka 2:30
16 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:18
17 Stairway of Love
Terry Dene 2:03
18 Do You Wanna Dance
Bobby Freeman 2:36
19 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:41
20 Western Movies
The Olympics 2:22
21 Ooh My Soul
Little Richard 2:08
22 The Big Beat
Fats Domino 2:00
23 Think Its Over
The Crickets 1:48
24 Rockin' Robin
Bobby Day 2:34

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 19)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 19)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 19)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 19)
composer:
Rupert Bopape (track 8)
Sylvester Bradford (track 16)
Bobby Freeman (track 18)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Johnny Otis (track 10)
Norman Petty (track 1)
Sharon Sheeley (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 19)
lyricist:
Bobby Freeman (track 18)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Johnny Otis (track 10)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 16)
Norman Petty (track 1)
Sharon Sheeley (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 19)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 19)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 19)
writer:
Warren Davis (track 3)
Cliff Goldsmith (track 20)
George Malone (track 3)
Charles Patrick (track 3)
Vito Picone (track 11)
Fred Smith (60's producer) (track 20)
Arthur Venosa (track 11)
publisher:
Bobby Freeman Music (track 18)
Clockus Music Co. (track 18)
Keymen Music (track 20)
Matragun Music Inc. (track 13)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 13)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 16)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 19)
has revision:
Tom Hark (track 8)
Tom Hark (The Piranhas revision with added lyrics) (track 8)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Афанасий (track 19)
later translated versions:
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 18)
Eddie sois bon (track 19)
Johnny B. Good (track 19)
Johnny B. Goode (track 19)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 19)
Histoire d'amour (track 3)
recording of:
Book of Love (track 3)
Little Star (track 11)
Maybe Baby (track 1)
Poor Little Fool (track 13)
Tears on My Pillow (track 16)
Tom Hark (Original instrumental) (track 8)
Western Movies (track 20)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (tracks 3, 19)

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: TL516/17)