Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Judy in Disguise (With Glasses)
John Fred & His Playboy Band 2:57
2 The Letter
The Box Tops 5 1:54
3 I’m Gonna Make You Mine
Lou Christie 2:42
4 Let’s Go to San Francisco
The Flower Pot Men 3:34
5 Mr Tambourine Man
The Byrds 2:32
6 Yummy Yummy Yummy
Ohio Express 2:21
7 Simon Says
1910 Fruitgum Company 2:16
8 Daydream
Lovin’ Spoonful 2:19
9 Green Tambourine
Lemon Pipers 2:25
10 Mr Zero
Keith Relf 2:45
11 Dance With the Guitar Man
Duane Eddy 2:41
12 Ain’t Nothing Like a House Party
The Showstoppers 2:37
13 Come Back and Shake Me
Clodagh Rodgers 2:37
14 Dear Delilah
Grapefruit 2:35
15 I’d Rather Go Blind
Chicken Shack 3:16
16 Ain’t Got No - I Got Life / Do What You Gotta Do
Nina Simone 2:16
17 Soul Serenade
Willie Mitchell 2:20
18 You Got Soul
Johnny Nash 2:39
19 Get Out of My Life Woman
Lee Dorsey 2:28
20 Ballad of Bonnie & Clyde
Georgie Fame 3:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Theme From ‘A Summer Place’
Percy Faith 4 2:25
2 Bless You
Tony Orlando 2:09
3 Like I Do
Maureen Evans 2:14
4 My Love for You
Johnny Mathis 3:06
5 Move Over Darling
Doris Day 2:22
6 The Good Life
Tony Bennett 2:16
7 It’s Now or Never
Elvis Presley 2.65 3:16
8 Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
Roy Orbison 2:33
9 Stay
Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs 5 1:35
10 Another Sleepless Night
Jimmy Clanton 2:09
11 Devil Woman
Marty Robbins 2:53
12 Delaware
Perry Como 2:22
13 Ring of Fire
Johnny Cash 2:36
14 Treat Her Right
Roy Head 2:31
15 There’s a Hole in My Bucket
Harry Belafonte & Odetta 4:20
16 Hang on Sloopy
The McCoys 3:53
17 Stairway to Heaven
Neil Sedaka 2:42
18 Don’t You Think It’s Time
Mike Berry 1:41
19 Just Like Eddie
Heinz 2:39
20 The Good The Bad & The Ugly
Hugo Montenegro 2:47
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Captain of Your Ship
Reparata and The Delrons 2:29
2 She’s About a Mover
Sir Douglas Quintet 2:23
3 Over Under Sideways Down
The Yardbirds 2:24
4 Rainbow Valley
Love Affair 3:50
5 Painter Man
Creation 2:52
6 Big City
The Artwoods 2:09
7 I’m Coming Home
The Deviants 6:01
8 Race With the Devil
Gun 4 3:36
9 Girls It Ain’t Easy
Honeycone 3:13
10 Mrs Robinson
Simon & Garfunkel 4.35 3:51
11 If I Were a Carpenter
Bobby Darin 2:21
12 Can’t Get Used to Losing You
Andy Williams 2:23
13 On the Rebound
Floyd Cramer 2:08
14 Take Five
Dave Brubeck 2:17
15 Oh Happy Day
The Edwin Hawkins Singers 5:08
16 Maria Elena
Los Índios Tabajaras 3:08
17 I Love You Because
Jim Reeves 2:45
18 Light My Fire
José Feliciano 4 3:37
19 No Mules Fool
Family 3:14
20 Albatross
Fleetwood Mac 4.25 3:11

Credits

CD 1

composer:
John Sebastian (track 8)
lyricist:
John Sebastian (track 8)
producer:
Dan Penn (track 2)
writer:
Billy Foster (American singer, member of The Medallions and songwriter) (track 15)
Ellington Jordan (track 15)
Paul Leka (track 9)
Joey Levine (track 6)
Shelley Pinz (track 9)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records (1967) (track 2)
publisher:
T. M. Music (puliblisher) (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 364) (track 2)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Romantic Letter (track 2)
later translated versions:
Kirje (track 2)
La carta (track 2)
later versions:
Une lettre (track 2)
recording of:
Green Tambourine (track 9)
The Letter (track 2)
Yummy Yummy Yummy (track 6)
Daydream (1966) (track 8)

CD 2

drumset [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 9)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 9)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 7)
arranger:
Harry Belafonte (track 15)
Odetta Gordon (Holmes) (track 15)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 7)
audio engineer:
Jeff Juliano (track 7)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 9)
composer:
Martin Robinson (track 11)
Neil Sedaka (tracks 10, 17)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 9)
Eduardo di Capua (track 7)
Irving Gordon (1959) (track 12)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 7)
lead vocals:
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 9)
Elvis Presley (track 7)
lyricist:
Martin Robinson (track 11)
Neil Sedaka (track 10)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 9)
Wally Gold (track 7)
Howard Greenfield (track 17)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 7)
Irving Gordon (1959) (track 12)
mastering:
George Marino (track 7)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (track 7)
David Bendeth (track 7)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 9)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 9)
writer:
June Carter Cash (track 13)
Merle Kilgore (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 15)
publisher:
Aldon Music (track 10)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 9)
sampled by:
Balsa by Gustavo Cerati (track 7)
arrangement of:
Hole in My Bucket (track 15)
cover recording of:
Stay (track 9)
later translated versions:
Ring aus Feuer (track 13)
Roadie-Lied (track 9)
later versions:
Ring aus Feuer (track 13)
recording of:
Delaware (track 12)
Devil Woman (track 11)
Ring of Fire (track 13)
Stairway to Heaven (Neil Sedaka song) (track 17)
It’s Now or Never (1960-04-03) (track 7)
version of:
’O sole mio (track 7)

CD 3

strings arranger:
George Tipton (track 18)
drums:
Hal Blaine (1968-02-02) (track 10)
guitar:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1968-02-02) (track 10)
arranger:
Robert Mersey (track 12)
Edwin Hawkins (1967) (track 15)
assistant producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 10)
composer:
Peter Green (former member of Fleetwood Mac) (track 20)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 10)
Edward Francis Rimbault (1854) (track 15)
conductor:
Robert Mersey (1962-12-02) (track 12)
lyricist:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 10)
Philip Doddridge (1755) (track 15)
performer:
Simon & Garfunkel (track 10)
producer:
Art Garfunkel (track 10)
Rick Jarrard (track 18)
Robert Mersey (track 12)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 10)
Roy Halee (track 10)
recording engineer:
Roy Halee (track 10)
vocals:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1968-02-02) (track 10)
Art Garfunkel (1968-02-02) (track 10)
writer:
Adrian Curtis (track 8)
John Densmore (track 18)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 18)
Ray Manzarek (track 18)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 18)
Doc Pomus (track 12)
Mort Shuman (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding) (1963) (track 12)
Rarity Music (2013) (track 12)
publisher:
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 15)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 10)
Paul Simon Music (track 10)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Light My Fire (1968-01-06) (track 18)
is the basis for:
Elizabete (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Mrs. Robinson (Finnish) (track 10)
part of:
Superstar (track 18)
recording of:
Oh Happy Day (Hawkins' 1967 gospel arrangement) (track 15)
Can't Get Used to Losing You (1962-12-02) (track 12)
Mrs. Robinson (1968-02-02) (track 10)
Albatross (1968-10-06) (track 20)
version of:
O happy day, that fixed my choice (mid‐19th century version, with new melody and a chorus by Rimbault) (track 15)

Release Group

part of: Ultimate (Music Club series)