Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:42
2 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 2:00
3 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:15
4 Good Golly, Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:12
5 Don't You Just Know It
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns 2:28
6 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:15
7 Yakety Yak
The Coasters 4 1:53
8 Rebel-'Rouser
Duane Eddy 3 2:24
9 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:49
10 Splish Splash
Bobby Darin 3 2:09
11 Tequila
The Champs 2:17
12 Maybe
The Chantels 2:41
13 Sweet Little Sixteen
Chuck Berry 3.35 3:05
14 Oh, Boy!
The Crickets 2:10
15 Little Star
The Elegants 2:41
16 Book of Love
The Monotones 2:25
17 Breathless
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:43
18 Endless Sleep
Jody Reynolds 2:30
19 Rock-In Robin
Bobby Day 3 2:37
20 Chantilly Lace
The Big Bopper 2:24
21 To Know Him, Is to Love Him
The Teddy Bears 2:25
22 Do You Wanna Dance
Bobby Freeman 2:38
23 Just a Dream
Jimmy Clanton 2:32

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-21) (track 17)
drums:
Earl Palmer (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-21) (track 17)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 13)
guitar:
Roy Montrell (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Roland Janes (1958-01-21) (track 17)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-21) (track 17)
bass:
Frank Fields (1956-10-15) (track 4)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 13)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 1)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 13)
piano:
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 17)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 4)
composer:
Otis Blackwell (track 17)
Sylvester Bradford (track 6)
Duane Eddy (track 8)
Bobby Freeman (track 22)
Lee Hazlewood (track 8)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
Chuck Rio (track 11)
Jody Reynolds (track 18)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
lyricist:
Otis Blackwell (track 17)
Bobby Freeman (track 22)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
Chuck Rio (track 11)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 6)
Jody Reynolds (track 18)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1, 13)
producer:
Herb Abramson (track 10)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 1)
Jack Clement (track 17)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 10)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 17)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 13)
vocals:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 17)
writer:
Earl T. Beal (track 9)
Jerry Capehart (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Bobby Darin (track 10)
Raymond W. Edwards (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 9)
William F. Horton (track 9)
Richard A. Lewis (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 9)
John Marascalco (track 4)
Jean Murray (track 10)
Jack Nance (track 3)
Vito Picone (track 15)
Conway Twitty (track 3)
Arthur Venosa (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1958) (track 17)
publisher:
American Music (track 2)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 13)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 13)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 22)
Clockus Music Co. (track 22)
Elizabeth Music (track 18)
Good Music Ltd. (track 10)
Obie Music Inc. (track 17)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
J&M Studio (1956-10-15) (track 4)
DJ-mixes:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 1)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 13)
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 11)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 11)
later parody versions:
Vaivaisen luut (track 2)
Афанасий (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 22)
Eddie sois bon (track 1)
Johnny B. Good (track 1)
Johnny B. Goode (track 1)
La plaga (track 4)
Ma p'tit' chérie (track 20)
Trouve un job (track 9)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 1)
Au camp du bonheur (track 20)
Jolie Miss Molly (track 4)
recording of:
Chantilly Lace (track 20)
Endless Sleep (track 18)
Get a Job (track 9)
Little Star (track 15)
Rebel-'Rouser (track 8)
Rockin’ Robin (track 19)
Splish Splash (track 10)
Summertime Blues (track 2)
Tears on My Pillow (track 6)
Tequila (track 11)
Good Golly Miss Molly (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-12) (track 13)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Breathless (1958-01-21) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Detroit Medley (track 4)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 13, 20)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 1)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B000FPG1QM [info]

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: 5)