Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Where Did Our Love Go
The Supremes 5 2:34
2 California Sun
The Rivieras 2:26
3 Under the Boardwalk
The Drifters 2:42
4 It Hurts to be in Love
Gene Pitney 2:35
5 The Little Old Lady (from Pasadena)
Jan & Dean 2:45
6 You Don't Own Me
Lesley Gore 5 2:32
7 Oh, Pretty Woman
Roy Orbison 4.2 2:58
8 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:52
9 Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)
Del Shannon 2:14
10 C'mon and Swim
Bobby Freeman 2:46
11 Last Kiss
J. Frank Wilson & The Cavaliers 2:28
12 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 2:44
13 G.T.O.
Ronny & The Daytonas 2:30
14 Suspicion
Terry Stafford 2:32
15 No Particular Place to Go
Chuck Berry 5 2:45
16 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:55
17 Hi-Heel Sneakers
Tommy Tucker 2:52
18 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:50
19 Louie Louie
The Kingsmen 5 2:46
20 Goin' Out of My Head
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:31
21 The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)
Betty Everett 2:17
22 Surfin' Bird
The Trashmen 4.25 2:20

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 8)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 8)
drums:
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (track 15)
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 8)
Buddy Harman (1964-08-01) (track 7)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 8)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Billy Davis (guitarist for The Drifters) (track 3)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 8)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 8)
Jerry Kennedy (1964-08-01) (track 7)
Wayne Moss (1964-08-01) (track 7)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1964-08-01) (track 7)
harmonica:
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (1964-08-01) (track 7)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964) (track 8)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 8)
double bass [upright bass]:
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1964-08-01) (track 7)
percussion:
Paul Garrison (1964-08-01) (track 7)
foot percussion [Footstomps]:
Mike Valvano (1964-04-08) (track 1)
saxophone:
Boots Randolph (1964-08-01) (track 7)
piano:
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 8)
Floyd Cramer (1964-08-01) (track 7)
12 string guitar [12 string guitar Epiphone]:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 7)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 8)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 8)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1964) (track 8)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 8)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 8)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 8)
Florence Ballard (1964-04-08) (track 1)
Mary Wilson (1964-04-08) (track 1)
baritone vocals:
Gene Pearson (track 3)
bass vocals:
Winifred Terry (track 3)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 19)
Rudy Clark (track 21)
Wayne Cochran (track 11)
William Dees (track 7)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Roy Orbison (track 7)
Teddy Randazzo (track 20)
John “Bucky” Wilkin (Ronny of Ronny & the Daytonas) (track 13)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
Robert Higginbotham (blues) (track 17)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 8)
The Funk Brothers (1964-04-08) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Johnny Moore (soul/rnb vocalist for The Drifters) (track 3)
Mary Wells (1964) (track 8)
Diana Ross (1964-04-08) (track 1)
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 7)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 19)
Rudy Clark (track 21)
Wayne Cochran (track 11)
William Dees (track 7)
Roy Orbison (track 7)
John “Bucky” Wilkin (Ronny of Ronny & the Daytonas) (track 13)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
Robert Higginbotham (blues) (track 17)
Bobby Weinstein (US songwriter) (track 20)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 15)
producer:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 15)
Willie Dixon (track 15)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) (track 3)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 18)
Al Frazier (track 22)
Henry Glover (track 2)
Ellie Greenwich (track 18)
Sonny Harris (track 22)
Morris Levy (track 2)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 3)
Phil Spector (track 18)
Carl White (60s soul vocalist, member of the Rivingtons) (track 22)
Turner Wilson (track 22)
Kenny Young (track 3)
John Madara (1963) (track 6)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (1963) (track 6)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 3)
Lily Pond Music (track 17)
Merjoda Music Inc. (track 6)
TM Music Ltd. (tracks 3, 21)
Trio Music Company (track 3)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 8)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-04-08) (track 1)
sampled by:
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 19)
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 19)
Bird is the Word by Diplo (track 22)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 222) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 472) (track 1)
cover recording of:
California Sun (track 2)
Last Kiss (track 11)
Louie Louie (track 19)
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (1964) (track 21)
is the basis for:
Goin' 2 the Chapel (track 18)
[untitled] (track 6)
later parody versions:
Last Night (track 11)
Ruthie-Ruthie (track 19)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Bajo la rambla (track 3)
Dunde ar Aare (track 3)
Pretty Woman (track 7)
Schönes Madl (track 7)
Sol da Caparica (track 2)
你是我的女人 (track 3)
恋と涙の17才 (track 6)
later versions:
You Don't Own Me (2015, Grace Sewell version) (track 6)
recording of:
Chapel of Love (track 18)
G.T.O. (track 13)
Hi‐Heel Sneakers (track 17)
Surfin’ Bird (track 22)
Suspicion (track 14)
You Don’t Own Me (1963) (track 6)
My Guy (1964) (track 8)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 15)
Where Did Our Love Go (1964-04-08) (track 1)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (1964-08-01) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow (track 22)

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: 10)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/404004 [info]