Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:41
2 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 1:58
3 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:15
4 Good Golly, Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:10
5 Don't You Just Know It
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns 2:32
6 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:18
7 Breathless
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:44
8 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:49
9 Splish Splash
Bobby Darin 3 2:13
10 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:13
11 Maybe
The Chantels 2:52
12 Sweet Little Sixteen
Chuck Berry 3.35 3:03
13 Oh, Boy!
The Crickets 2:10
14 Little Star
The Elegants 2:44
15 Book of Love
The Monotones 5 2:22
16 Rebel 'rouser
Duane Eddy 3 2:24
17 Endless Sleep
Jody Reynolds 2:24
18 Yakety Yak
The Coasters 4 1:53
19 Rock-In Robin
Bobby Day 3 2:37
20 Chantilly Lace
The Big Bopper 2:24
21 Do You Wanna Dance
Bobby Freeman 2:36
22 Just a Dream
Jimmy Clanton 2:31

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-21) (track 7)
drums:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-21) (track 7)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 12)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Roland Janes (1958-01-21) (track 7)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-21) (track 7)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 12)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 1)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 12)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 7)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 12)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 12)
Otis Blackwell (track 7)
Sylvester Bradford (track 6)
Duane Eddy (track 16)
Chuck Río (track 10)
Lee Hazlewood (track 16)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Bobby Freeman (track 21)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Jody Reynolds (track 17)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 12)
Otis Blackwell (track 7)
Chuck Río (track 10)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Bobby Freeman (track 21)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 6)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Jody Reynolds (track 17)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1, 12)
producer:
Herb Abramson (track 9)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 1)
Jack Clement (track 7)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 9)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 7)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 12)
vocals:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 7)
writer:
Earl T. Beal (track 8)
Jerry Capehart (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Bobby Darin (track 9)
Warren Davis (track 15)
Raymond W. Edwards (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 8)
William F. Horton (track 8)
Richard A. Lewis (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 8)
George Malone (track 15)
Jean Murray (track 9)
Jack Nance (track 3)
Charles Patrick (track 15)
Vito Picone (track 14)
Conway Twitty (track 3)
Arthur Venosa (track 14)
Johnny Vincent (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1958) (track 7)
publisher:
American Music (track 2)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 12)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 12)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 21)
Clockus Music Co. (track 21)
Elizabeth Music (track 17)
Good Music Ltd. (track 9)
Obie Music Inc. (track 7)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 6)
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 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 195) (track 11)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 12)
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 10)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 10)
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 21)
Eddie sois bon (track 1)
Johnny B. Good (track 1)
Johnny B. Goode (track 1)
Ma p'tit' chérie (track 20)
Trouve un job (track 8)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 1)
Au camp du bonheur (track 20)
Histoire d'amour (track 15)
recording of:
Book of Love (track 15)
Chantilly Lace (track 20)
Endless Sleep (track 17)
Get a Job (track 8)
Little Star (track 14)
Rebel-'Rouser (track 16)
Rockin’ Robin (track 19)
Splish Splash (track 9)
Summertime Blues (track 2)
Tears on My Pillow (track 6)
Tequila (track 10)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-12) (track 12)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Breathless (1958-01-21) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 12, 20)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (tracks 1, 15)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 2)

Release Group

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