Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rockin' Robin
Bobby Day 2:37
2 The Cheater
Bob Kuban and The In-Men 2:42
3 At My Front Door (Crazy Little Mama)
The El Dorados 2:39
4 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:25
5 Little Bit O' Soul
The Music Explosion 2:23
6 Surfin' Bird
The Trashmen 2:25
7 Hitchin' A Ride
Vanity Fare 2:44
8 Sweet Talkin' Guy
The Chiffons 2:29
9 The Letter
The Box Tops 5 2:00
10 Stay in My Corner
The Dells 6:12
11 'til
The Angels 2:30
12 Let It Be Me
Jerry Butler & Betty Everett 2:53
13 Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
The Casinos 3:12
14 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 1:35
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Runaround Sue
Dion 2:44
2 Tonite, Tonite
The Mello-Kings 2:36
3 My True Story
The Jive Five 2:37
4 Hey Little Girl
Dee Clark 2:19
5 Last Kiss
J. Frank Wilson 2:29
6 Every Beat of My Heart
Gladys Knight & The Pips 2:05
7 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2:36
8 Let's Stomp
Bobby Comstock 2:02
9 Five O'Clock World
The Vogues 2:12
10 Ya Ya
Lee Dorsey 2:30
11 Whispering Bells
The Del‐Vikings 2:30
12 You Baby
The Turtles 5 2:20
13 Once Upon a Time
Rochell & The Candles 2:55
14 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:46
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 He's So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:54
2 Laugh, Laugh
The Beau Brummels 3:04
3 It's in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song)
Betty Everett 2:16
4 I Know
Barbara George 2:24
5 Bobby Sox to Stockings
Frankie Avalon 2:40
6 Norman
Sue Thompson 2:19
7 Island of Love
The Sheppards 2:22
8 The Big Hurt
Miss Toni Fisher 2:12
9 When You Dance
The Turbans 2:57
10 Cry Like a Baby
The Box Tops 2:34
11 There's a Moon Out Tonight
The Capris 2:14
12 For Your Precious Love
Jerry Butler 2:45
13 The Duck
Jackie Lee 2:18
14 Abraham, Martin and John
Dion 3:20
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Worst That Could Happen
The Brooklyn Bridge 3:08
2 Mule Skinner Blues
The Fendermen 3 2:24
3 Make It Easy on Yourself
Jerry Butler 2:44
4 Just to Be With You
The Passions 2:22
5 C'Mon and Swim
Bobby Freeman 3:06
6 Backfield in Motion
Mel & Tim 2:32
7 Midnight Train to Georgia
Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:39
8 The Birds and the Bees
Jewel Akens 2:11
9 Lonely Teenager
Dion 2:19
10 Green Tambourine
The Lemon Pipers 2:26
11 Paper Tiger
Sue Thompson 2:29
12 Party Lights
Claudine Clark 2:25
13 In the Still of the Night
The Five Satins 3:02
14 Playboy
Gene & Debbe 2:50
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:39
2 Elenore
The Turtles 2:30
3 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:22
4 I Need Your Loving
Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford 2:56
5 Cool Jerk
The Capitols 2:43
6 You'll Lose a Good Thing
Barbara Lynn 2:24
7 Bobby's Girl
Marcie Blane 2:27
8 Alley Oop
The Hollywood Argyles 5 2:44
9 Sweet Cream Ladies, Forward March
The Box Tops 2:14
10 Tall Oak Tree
Dorsey Burnette 2:08
11 Story Untold
The Nutmegs 2:20
12 Smokey Places
The Corsairs 3:00
13 Baby Let's Wait
The Royal Guardsmen 2:40
14 Hello Stranger
Barbara Lewis 2:39
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:37
2 Tossin' and Turnin'
Bobby Lewis 2:22
3 A Sunday Kind of Love
The Harptones 3:04
4 Turn Me Loose
Fabian 2:23
5 Early in the Morning
Vanity Fare 2:45
6 Look in My Eyes
The Chantels 2:18
7 Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
Edison Lighthouse 4 2:49
8 Baby I'm Yours
Barbara Lewis 2:30
9 Psychotic Reaction
Count Five 3:07
10 Hushabye
The Mystics 2:32
11 If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody
James Ray 1:59
12 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:21
13 Magic Town
The Vogues 3:12
14 Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight
The Spaniels 2:42
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tell It Like It Is
Aaron Neville 2:43
2 Mother-In-Law
Ernie K-Doe 2:35
3 Gimme Little Sign
Brenton Wood 2:22
4 Soul Deep
The Box Tops 2:27
5 Girl Watcher
The O'kaysions 2:33
6 Raindrops
Dee Clark 2:51
7 A Little Bit of Soap
The Jarmels 2:13
8 The Wayward Wind
Gogi Grant 2:58
9 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:36
10 I Love You
The Volumes 2:38
11 To the Aisle
The Five Satins 2:47
12 Yummy Yummy Yummy
Ohio Express 2:22
13 It Ain't Me Babe
The Turtles 2:05
14 In the Summertime
Mungo Jerry 5 3:30
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Denise
Randy & The Rainbows 1:58
2 Do You Believe in Magic
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:06
3 This Time
Troy Shondell 2:38
4 She'd Rather Be With Me
The Turtles 2:19
5 Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love)
The Swingin’ Medallions 2:19
6 Long Lonely Nights
Lee Andrews & The Hearts 2:54
7 Love Makes the World Go Round
Deon Jackson 2:32
8 Where or When
Dion & The Belmonts 2:38
9 Mission Bell
Donnie Brooks 2:23
10 I Remember You
Frank Ifield 2:03
11 Simon Says
1910 Fruitgum Company 2:16
12 Diamonds and Pearls
The Paradons 2:17
13 Liar Liar
The Castaways 1:52
14 Stranger on the Shore
Acker Bilk 2:54
CD 9
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Bread and Butter
The Newbeats 1:59
2 Popsicles and Icicles
The Murmaids 2:37
3 Oh What A Night
The Dells 4:05
4 Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron
The Royal Guardsmen 2:42
5 Precious and Few
Climax 5 2:47
6 Baby Talk
Jan & Dean 2:29
7 The Oogum Boogum Song
Brenton Wood 2:35
8 One Fine Day
The Chiffons 2:12
9 Get on Up
The Esquires 2:26
10 He Will Break Your Heart
Jerry Butler 2:50
11 Robbin' the Cradle
Tony Bellus 2:37
12 Lover's Island
The Blue Jays 2:20
13 Land of 1000 Dances
Cannibal & The Headhunters 2:37
14 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:09
CD 10
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Expressway to Your Heart
The Soul Survivors 2:39
2 Cry Baby Cry
The Angels 2:48
3 Summer in the City
The Lovin’ Spoonful 5 2:41
4 Run Baby Run
The Newbeats 2:59
5 Sea of Love
Phil Phillips 4 2:24
6 Shout! Shout! (Knock Yourself Out)
Ernie Maresca 2:08
7 Happy Together
The Turtles 5 2:54
8 Mr. Custer
Larry Verne 3:05
9 Sad Movies (Make Me Cry)
Sue Thompson 3:18
10 The All American Boy
Bill Parsons 2:57
11 Show and Tell
Al Wilson 3:28
12 A Thousand Stars
Kathy Young & The Innocents 3:13
13 Mountain of Love
Harold Dorman 2:26
14 The Wanderer
Dion 3:02

Credits

CD 1

chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 4)
composer:
Ed Marshall (track 4)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 4)
lyricist:
Ed Marshall (track 4)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 4)
producer:
Dan Penn (track 9)
writer:
John Carter (songwriter & producer, b. 1942) (1964) (tracks 5, 5)
Ken Lewis (manager/songwriter for 60s groups, incl. Flower Pot Men) (1964) (tracks 5, 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 4)
Arista Records (1967) (track 9)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 364) (track 9)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Romantic Letter (track 9)
later translated versions:
Kirje (track 9)
La carta (track 9)
later versions:
Une lettre (track 9)
recording of:
The Letter (track 9)
Venus (track 4)

CD 2

composer:
Ernie Maresca (track 1)
Johnny Otis (track 6)
Wayne Cochran (track 5)
lyricist:
Johnny Otis (track 6)
Wayne Cochran (track 5)
Dion (US singer-songerwriter, blends doo-wop, pop rock & R&B) (track 1)
writer:
Steve Barri (track 12)
Earl T. Beal (track 14)
Raymond W. Edwards (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 14)
William F. Horton (track 14)
Richard A. Lewis (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 14)
P.F. Sloan (track 12)
publisher:
Bronx Soul Music (track 1)
Mijac Music (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Last Kiss (track 5)
Runaround Sue (track 1)
later parody versions:
Last Night (track 5)
later translated versions:
Maîtresse (Runaround Sue) (track 1)
Trouve un job (track 14)
浮気なスー (track 1)
recording of:
Get a Job (track 14)
You Baby (track 12)

CD 3

composer:
Barbara George (track 4)
Wayne Shanklin (track 8)
Rudy Clark (track 3)
Ron Elliott (guitarist/songwriter, member of The Beau Brummels) (track 2)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 1)
Dick Holler (1968) (track 14)
lyricist:
Barbara George (track 4)
Wayne Shanklin (track 8)
Rudy Clark (track 3)
Ron Elliott (guitarist/songwriter, member of The Beau Brummels) (track 2)
Dick Holler (track 14)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 1)
writer:
Spooner Oldham (track 10)
Dan Penn (track 10)
Dick Holler (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records (1968) (track 10)
publisher:
TM Music Ltd. (track 3)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (1964) (track 3)
later translated versions:
豪情夜 (track 1)
later versions:
My Sweet Lord (track 1)
recording of:
Cry Like a Baby (track 10)
Laugh, Laugh (track 2)
The Big Hurt (track 8)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 1)

CD 4

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 2)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 3)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 2)
writer:
Claudine Clark (track 12)
Paul Leka (track 10)
Shelley Pinz (track 10)
part of:
later versions:
New Mule Skinner Blues (revised lyrics, first recorded by Bill Monroe ca. 1950) (track 2)
recording of:
Green Tambourine (track 10)
Party Lights (track 12)

CD 5

composer:
Howard Kaylan (track 2)
Jim Pons (track 2)
Mark Volman (track 2)
John Barbata (track 2)
Dallas Frazier (track 8)
Al Nichol (track 2)
lyricist:
Howard Kaylan (track 2)
Jim Pons (track 2)
Mark Volman (track 2)
John Barbata (track 2)
Dallas Frazier (track 8)
Al Nichol (track 2)
publisher:
High Concept Music (track 2)
later translated versions:
Scende la poggia (track 2)
recording of:
Alley Oop (track 8)
Elenore (track 2)

CD 6

composer:
John Sebastian (track 12)
Mort Shuman (track 1)
lyricist:
Doc Pomus (track 1)
John Sebastian (track 12)
performer:
producer:
Tony Macaulay (track 7)
writer:
Tony Macaulay (track 7)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 7)
Doc Pomus (track 4)
Mort Shuman (track 4)
Doc Pomus (1959) (track 10)
Mort Shuman (1959) (track 10)
publisher:
part of:
is based on:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Tage, da träum ich (track 12)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 1)
Hushabye (track 10)
Turn Me Loose (track 4)
Daydream (1966) (track 12)

CD 7

composer:
Ray Dorset (track 14)
Chris Potter (jazz saxophonist) (track 13)
Bob Dylan (1964-05) (track 13)
lyricist:
Ray Dorset (track 14)
Bob Dylan (1964-05) (track 13)
producer:
Barry Murray (track 14)
writer:
George Davis (US musician & songwriter George Richard Davis Jr.) (track 1)
Lee Diamond (track 1)
Joey Levine (track 12)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 12)
publisher:
T. M. Music (puliblisher) (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 13)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 13)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
It Ain’t Me, Babe (track 13)
is the basis for:
紅日我愛你 (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
In the Wintertime (track 14)
later translated versions:
Ce n'était pas moi (track 13)
Dat benn ich nit (track 13)
I bin's ned (track 13)
Magot Tcheri (track 14)
recording of:
In the Summertime (track 14)
Tell It Like It Is (track 1)
Yummy Yummy Yummy (track 12)

CD 8

composer:
John Sebastian (track 2)
Victor Schertzinger (1941) (track 10)
lyricist:
John Sebastian (track 2)
Johnny Mercer (1941) (track 10)
performer:
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 4)
writer:
Garry Bonner (tracks 4, 4)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (tracks 4, 4)
publisher:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 216) (track 2)
cover recording of:
I Remember You (track 10)
later translated versions:
玩得開心啲 (tracks 4, 4)
電話約會 (tracks 4, 4)
recording of:

CD 9

composer:
Walter Nims (track 5)
Chuck Rio (track 14)
lyricist:
Walter Nims (track 5)
Chuck Rio (track 14)
is the basis for:
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 14)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 14)
recording of:
Precious & Few (track 5)
Tequila (track 14)
referred to in medleys:

CD 10

composer:
Ernie Maresca (track 14)
Eugene Pearson (track 12)
lyricist:
Ernie Maresca (track 14)
Eugene Pearson (track 12)
performer:
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 7)
writer:
Garry Bonner (track 7)
Steve Boone (track 3)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (track 7)
John Sebastian (track 3)
Mark Sebastian (track 3)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 7)
sampled by:
Clones by The Roots feat. MARS and Dice Raw (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 393) (track 3)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Passing Me By (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kesäkatu (track 3)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (track 14)
later versions:
recording of:
A Thousand Stars (track 12)
Happy Together (track 7)
Summer in the City (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00195I3GI [info]