Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Blacksmith Blues
Ella Mae Morse 3:05
2 A Guy Is a Guy
Doris Day 2:43
3 (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window
Patti Page 2:27
4 This Ole House
Rosemary Clooney 2:25
5 Thank You for Calling, Goodbye
Jo Stafford 2:31
6 Tweedlee Dee
LaVern Baker 3:11
7 Make Yourself Comfortable
Sarah Vaughan 2:41
8 It’s Love Baby (24 Hours of the Day)
Ruth Brown 2:43
9 Fever
Peggy Lee 3:19
10 Lipstick on Your Collar
Connie Francis 2:20
11 That’s Amore
Dean Martin 5 3:08
12 Three Coins in the Fountain
Frank Sinatra 3:04
13 The Great Pretender
The Platters 2:38
14 Just Walking in the Rain
Johnnie Ray 2:40
15 Singing the Blues
Guy Mitchell 2:27
16 You Send Me
Sam Cooke 2:44
17 Catch a Falling Star
Perry Como 2:30
18 It’s Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:15
19 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:35
20 Oh! Carol
Neil Sedaka 2:16
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Fat Man
Fats Domino 2:37
2 Ramblin’ Man
Hank Williams 3:03
3 Sh-Boom
The Crew-Cuts 2:47
4 Oh Baby Mine
The Four Knights 2:03
5 I Hear You Knocking
Smiley Lewis 2:33
6 Smokey’s Joe Café
The Robins 2:47
7 Folsom Prison Blues
Johnny Cash 2:51
8 The Fool
Sanford Clark 2:46
9 Louie Louie
Richard Berry 2:14
10 Stranded in the Jungle
The Cadets 3:05
11 Got My Mojo Working
Muddy Waters 4.5 2:52
12 Ain’t Got No Home
Clarence “Frogman” Henry 2:22
13 Susie-Q
Dale Hawkins 2:21
14 Wake Up Little Susie
The Everly Brothers 5 2:02
15 Reet Petite
Jackie Wilson 2:45
16 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 1:58
17 Book of Love
The Monotones 2:21
18 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:37
19 Shout
The Isley Brothers 4:27
20 Say Man
Bo Diddley 3:13
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rocket 88
Jackie Brenston and His Delta Cats 2:50
2 Hound Dog
Big Mama Thornton 5 2:51
3 Shake, Rattle and Roll
Big Joe Turner & His Blues Kings 3:00
4 See You Later Alligator
Bobby Charles 2:51
5 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:16
6 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 2:10
7 Be-Bop-A-Lula
Gene Vincent 5 2:38
8 Roll Over Beethoven
Chuck Berry 4.5 2:24
9 Don’t Be Cruel
Elvis Presley 4 2:04
10 Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison 2:14
11 Peggy Sue
Buddy Holly 4.65 2:30
12 Whole Lot of Shakin’ Going On
Jerry Lee Lewis 5 2:54
13 Bony Moronie
Larry Williams 3:05
14 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 2:33
15 Mean Mean Man
Wanda Jackson 2:13
16 Chantilly Lace
The Big Bopper 2:23
17 Sea Cruise
Frankie Ford 2:41
18 Tallahassee Lassie
Freddy Cannon 2:28
19 Telephone Baby
The Johnny Otis Show 2:11
20 Dynamite
Cliff Richard & The Shadows 1:54
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mona Lisa
Nat King Cole 3:17
2 Sous le ciel de Paris
Juliette Gréco 3:19
3 Paris canaille
Catherine Sauvage 3:27
4 Uska Dara (A Turkish Tale)
Eartha Kitt 3:08
5 Eh, Cumpari
Julius La Rosa 2:27
6 Vaya con Dios (May God Be with You)
Les Paul & Mary Ford 2:50
7 Hernando’s Hideaway
Archie Bleyer 2:35
8 Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:13
9 Banana Boat (Day-o)
Harry Belafonte 3:05
10 Buona sera
Louis Prima 3:00
11 Tipitipitipso
Caterina Valente 2:36
12 Nel blu dipinto di blu (Volare)
Domenico Modugno 3:31
13 Si tu vas à Rio
Les Compagnons de la Chanson 2:57
14 Rawhide
Frankie Laine 2:03
15 When
The Kalin Twins 2:29
16 Ne me quitte pas
Jacques Brel 3:53
17 Tmbala-Lika
The Barry Sisters 2:43
18 Kriminal-Tango
Hazy Osterwald Sextett 3:35
19 Milord
Édith Piaf 4:31
20 Marina
Rocco Granata 2:45
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mambo No. 5
Pérez Prado & His Orchestra 2:49
2 Harry Lime (Third Man Theme)
Anton Karas 2:11
3 Blue Tango
Hugo Winterhalter and His Orchestra and Chorus 2:48
4 Petite Fleur
Sidney Bechet 3:16
5 Dragnet
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra 2:50
6 Swedish Rhapsody (Midsummer Vigil)
Percy Faith & His Orchestra 3:13
7 Jam Up
Tommy Ridgley 2:45
8 The Typewriter
Leroy Anderson & His Pops Orchestra 1:38
9 Honky Tonk, Parts 1 & 2
Bill Doggett 3:05
10 Raunchy
Bill Justis & His Orchestra 2:24
11 Java des bombes atomiques
André Popp et son orchestre 3:04
12 Peter Gunn
Henry Mancini & His Orchestra 2:08
13 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:14
14 Rumble
Link Wray 2:27
15 Sail Along Silvery Moon
Billy Vaughn 2:09
16 Rebel Rouser
Duane Eddy 3 2:24
17 Happy Organ
Dave "Baby" Cortez 2:05
18 Take Five
Dave Brubeck 2:55
19 Crossfire
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:26
20 Sleep Walk
Santo & Johnny 2:23

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
L. C. Cooke (track 16)
arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 4)
composer:
Oscar Brand (track 2)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 11)
Sam Cooke (track 16)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 15)
conductor:
Paul Weston (1952-02-07) (track 2)
Dick Stabile (1953-08-13) (track 11)
lyricist:
Oscar Brand (track 2)
Jack Brooks (English-American lyricist) (track 11)
Sam Cooke (track 16)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 15)
orchestra:
Paul Weston Orchestra (1952-02-07) (track 2)
Buddy Cole and His Orchestra (1954-05-22) (track 4)
performer:
producer:
Lee Gillette (track 11)
Al Ham (track 4)
Mitch Miller (track 4)
vocals:
Doris Day (1952-02-07) (track 2)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (1953-08-13) (track 11)
Rosemary Clooney (1954-05-22) (track 4)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1957) (track 17)
The Ray Charles Singers (1957) (track 17)
writer:
Johnny Bragg (track 14)
Stuart Hamblen (tracks 4, 4)
Buddy Killen (track 14)
Jack Nance (track 18)
Lee Pockriss (track 17)
Robert Riley (track 14)
Conway Twitty (track 18)
Paul Vance (track 17)
Cindy Walker (1954) (track 5)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 16)
Ludlow Music (track 2)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 16)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 16)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (1949–1956) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1953-08-13) (track 11)
part of:
cover recording of:
Singing the Blues (track 15)
This Ole House (1954-05-22) (track 4)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
GUY IS A GUY (track 2)
Son amores (track 11)
Yr Hen Dŷ (tracks 4, 4)
誰要你理睬 (track 2)
later versions:
Min idol (tracks 4, 4)
That’s Amore (in Swedish) (track 11)
recording of:
This Ole House (track 4)
You Send Me (track 16)
A Guy Is a Guy (1952-02-07) (track 2)
That’s Amore (1953-08-13) (track 11)
Catch a Falling Star (1957) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 17)
Perry Como Medley (track 17)
Blackboard Jumble (tracks 4, 4)

CD 2

composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
Preston Foster (track 11)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 11)
Mort Shuman (track 18)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
Preston Foster (track 11)
McKinley Morganfield (blues musician) (track 11)
Doc Pomus (track 18)
performer:
Dion & The Belmonts (track 18)
writer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 14)
Felice Bryant (track 14)
Jerry Capehart (track 16)
Eddie Cochran (track 16)
William Edwards (The Chords) (track 3)
Carl Feaster (track 3)
Claude Feaster (track 3)
James Keyes (track 3)
Floyd McRae (track 3)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 7)
American Music (track 16)
DJ-mixes:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 311) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 360) (track 11)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 16)
cover recording of:
Sh‐Boom (track 3)
later parody versions:
The Cats of Cash (track 7)
Vaivaisen luut (track 16)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 7)
later versions:
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 18)
Ain’t Got No Home (track 12)
Got My Mojo Working (track 11)
Summertime Blues (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (track 14)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 16)

CD 3

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1952-08-12) (track 2)
drumset [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 7)
bass guitar:
Jesse Knight (1951-03-03) (track 1)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 8)
drums:
Willie Sims (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Leard Bell (R&B drummer) (1952-08-12) (track 2)
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 5)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1957-02-05) (track 12)
Earl Palmer (1957-09-11) (track 13)
guitar:
Willie Kizart (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Pete Lewis (R&B guitarist) (1952-08-12) (track 2)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 5)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Roland Janes (1957-02-05) (track 12)
Rene Hall (1957-09-11) (track 13)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (1956-05-04) (track 7)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 7)
bass:
Ted Brinson (1957-09-11) (track 13)
vibraphone [vibes]:
Johnny Otis (1952-08-12) (track 2)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 8)
double bass [bass]:
Albert Winston (R&B bassist) (1952-08-12) (track 2)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 7)
saxophone:
John E. Oliveri (1957-09-11) (track 13)
piano:
Ike Turner (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Devonia Williams (Pianiste) (1952-08-12) (track 2)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 12)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-09-11) (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Jackie Brenston (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Jewell Grant (1957-09-11) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Raymond Hill (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Plas Johnson (1957-09-11) (track 13)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 9)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 9)
composer:
Ian Samwell (track 20)
Mike Stoller (track 2)
Lawrence E. Williams (50's rocker) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Jesse Stone (track 3)
Jackie Brenston (– 1951-03-03) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 5)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 9)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 8)
lyricist:
Lawrence E. Williams (50's rocker) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Jerry Leiber (track 2)
Jesse Stone (track 3)
Jackie Brenston (– 1951-03-03) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 5)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 9)
Erick Labson (track 8)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 8)
Jack Clement (track 12)
Johnny Otis (track 2)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (1957) (track 12)
vocals:
Jackie Brenston (1951-03-03) (track 1)
Big Mama Thornton (1952-08-12) (track 2)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 5)
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 12)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-09-11) (track 13)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 11)
Otis Blackwell (track 9)
Tex Davis (track 7)
Roy Hall (US rockabilly pianist & songwriter) (tracks 12, 12)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 11)
Norman Petty (track 11)
Elvis Presley (track 9)
Gene Vincent (track 7)
Dave 'Curly' Williams (tracks 12, 12)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 6)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 6)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1957) (track 12)
Charly Records (2008 –) (track 12)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 12, 12)
Hi Lo Music (track 5)
Venice Music (track 6)
recorded at:
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 194) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On (1957-02-05) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Don't Be Fooled (track 9)
Found God (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Harry Hoover (track 17)
Skinnmagre høner (track 13)
later translated versions:
Achterbahn (track 17)
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 7)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 5)
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 11)
Popotitos (track 13)
Pólvora (spanish version of 'Dynamite') (track 20)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 8)
佛跳牆 (track 9)
later versions:
Correte Beethoven (track 8)
L'Oncle John (track 6)
Sois pas cruel (track 9)
recording of:
Dynamite (track 20)
Long Tall Sally (track 6)
Peggy Sue (track 11)
Rocket "88" (track 1)
Sea Cruise (track 17)
Hound Dog (1952-08-13) (track 2)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 5)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 7)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 9)
Boney Maroney (1957-09-11) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 5–6, 12, 12)
Raggarkungen (track 5)
Swing the Mood (track 2)

CD 4

additional lyricist:
William Attaway (1955) (track 9)
Irving Burgie (1955) (track 9)
composer:
Jacques Brel (track 16)
Léo Ferré (track 3)
Heinz Gietz (track 11)
Hubert Giraud (tracks 2, 2)
Jay Livingston (track 1)
Marguerite Monnot (track 19)
Buddy Pepper (tracks 6, 6)
Piero Trombetta (track 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
Inez James (tracks 6, 6)
Larry Russell (Film composer) (tracks 6, 6)
conductor:
Archie Bleyer (track 7)
Robert Chauvigny (track 19)
Jack Pleis (track 15)
François Rauber (track 16)
lyricist:
Jacques Brel (track 16)
Léo Ferré (track 3)
Buddy Pepper (tracks 6, 6)
Jean Dréjac (tracks 2, 2)
Ray Evans (track 1)
Kurt Feltz (tracks 11, 18)
Inez James (tracks 6, 6)
Georges Moustaki (track 19)
Larry Russell (Film composer) (tracks 6, 6)
orchestra:
solo castanets:
Maria Alba (track 7)
vocals:
Jacques Brel (track 16)
Édith Piaf (track 19)
Catherine Sauvage (track 3)
writer:
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 7)
Paul Evans (50s US rock n roll singer/songwriter) (track 15)
Jack Reardon (track 15)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 7)
publisher:
BMG Chrysalisclip Spain (tracks 6, 6)
Caribe Music Corp. (track 9)
Ediciones Musicales Clipper's S.L. (Grupo Clippers) (tracks 6, 6)
Jarest Music Co. (tracks 6, 6)
cover recording of:
Mona Lisa (track 1)
Sous le ciel de Paris (original french version) (track 2)
Vaya con dios (Original) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Das rote Pferd (track 19)
Ma Tetrikini Heik (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Das "Sausack"-Lied (track 16)
later translated versions:
Ala vetää vaan (track 16)
Bitte geh nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Klaus Hoffmann) (track 16)
Bitte geh’ nicht fort (Ne me quitte pas) (german translation: Max Colpet) (track 16)
Don’t Leave (track 16)
El cielo de París (tracks 2, 2)
Ethän lähde pois (track 16)
Geh nicht fort von mir (german translation: Heinz Riedel) (track 16)
If You Go Away (track 16)
Jos nyt menet pois (track 16)
Laat me niet alleen (track 16)
Mona Lisa (track 1)
Mylord (track 19)
Ne me quitte pas (Spanish translation) (track 16)
Ne me quitte pas (english translation: Des De Moor) (track 16)
Nie opuszczaj mnie (Ne me quitte pas) (track 16)
No em deixis, no (track 16)
No me dejes no (track 16)
Não me deixes mais (track 16)
Paris canaille (track 3)
Under Paris Skies (english version of “Sous le ciel de Paris”) (tracks 2, 2)
Vaya Con Dios (tracks 6, 6)
Vaya con Dios (Adaptation in Spanish) (tracks 6, 6)
Wenn (track 15)
Zem Parīzes debesīm (Latvian version of "Sous le ciel de Paris") (tracks 2, 2)
行かないで (track 16)
later versions:
When (track 15)
part of:
The Pajama Game (musical) (track 7)
recording of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Burgess/Attaway version made famous by Harry Belafonte) (track 9)
Hernando’s Hideaway (The Pajama Game) (track 7)
Sous le ciel de Paris (original french version) (track 2)
Tipitipitipso (track 11)
Vaya con dios (Original) (track 6)
When (track 15)
Paris canaille (1953) (track 3)
Kriminal-Tango (1959) (track 18)
Milord (1959-06-05) (track 19)
Ne me quitte pas (original French version) (1959-09-11) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Francia (edit) (track 16)
version of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Original folk song) (track 9)

CD 5

drumset:
Jack Sperling (drummer) (track 12)
reeds:
Plas Johnson (track 12)
Ronnie Lang (track 12)
Ted Nash (40s-80s US swing reedman, uncle of the other) (track 12)
trumpet:
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (track 12)
Pete Candoli (track 12)
Conrad Gozzo (track 12)
Ray Linn (track 12)
Uan Rasey (track 12)
guitar:
Bob Bain (guitarist) (track 12)
vibraphone:
Larry Bunker (track 12)
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (track 12)
double bass:
Rolly Bundock (track 12)
piano:
John Williams (American jazz pianist) (track 12)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (track 12)
Kirk De Karske (track 12)
Dick Nash (track 12)
Jimmy Priddy (track 12)
French horn:
John Cave (track 12)
Vincent DeRosa (track 12)
John Graas (track 12)
Richard Perissi (track 12)
arranger:
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 12)
composer:
Duane Eddy (track 16)
Lee Hazlewood (track 16)
Anton Karas (track 2)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 12)
Chuck Rio (track 13)
Leroy Anderson (1950) (track 8)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 11)
conductor:
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 12)
lyricist:
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 12)
Chuck Rio (track 13)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 11)
orchestra:
producer:
Simon Rady (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Entertain Me Ltd. (2010) (track 12)
publisher:
arrangements:
Peter Gunn (arr. B. Baxter, for SATB chorus) (track 12)
instrumental cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 13)
The Third Man (track 2)
The Third Man (track 2)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Wertshaus! (track 12)
later versions:
Jáiáó, eládió (track 12)
La Vie en rouge, Partie 3 : La Java des bombes atomiques (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (track 11)
recording of:
Harry Lime Theme (track 2)
Peter Gunn (track 12)
Rebel-'Rouser (track 16)
Tequila (track 13)
The Typewriter (track 8)
referred to in medleys:

Release

compiler: Vic van de Reijt (Dutch historic & nostalgic music editor & publisher)
ASIN: DE: B001PBU5S0 [info]