Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lipstick on Your Collar
Helen Shapiro 2:20
2 C’mon Everybody
Eddie Cochran 1:56
3 Be-Bop-A-Lula
Gene Vincent 5 2:36
4 Rubber Ball
Bobby Vee 2:31
5 Shakin’ All Over
Johnny Kidd & The Pirates 2:21
6 The Loco-Motion
Little Eva 2:25
7 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:34
8 Ain’t That a Shame
Fats Domino 2:28
9 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 2:19
10 The Wanderer
Dion 2:43
11 Whole Lotta Shakin Going On
Ricky Nelson 2:12
12 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:17
13 Only Sixteen
Craig Douglas 2:12
14 Heartbeat
Bobby Vee 2:01
15 Apache
The Shadows 2:52
16 Blue Suede Shoes
Eddie Cochran 1:51
17 Great Balls of Fire
Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas 1:47
18 Pistol Packin’ Mama
Gene Vincent 2:10
19 Don't Be Cruel
The Jordanaires 1:57
20 Ain’t Misbehavin’
Tommy Bruce and The Bruisers 2:08
21 Walk Don't Run
The Ventures 2:06
22 It’s All Over Now
Shane Fenton & The Fentones 2:20
23 Little Bitty Pretty One
Thurston Harris & The Sharps 2:24
24 Don’t Ever Change
The Crickets 2:16
25 Tell Laura I Love Her
Ricky Valance 2:40
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Take Good Care of My Baby
Bobby Vee 2:30
2 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:22
3 What Do You Want
Adam Faith 1:38
4 Fun, Fun, Fun
The Beach Boys 2:20
5 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 1:59
6 Runaround Sue
Dion 2:40
7 Let’s Have a Party
Wanda Jackson 2:11
8 Good Golly Miss Molly
Gene Vincent & The Shouts 2:17
9 Tutti Frutti
The Swinging Blue Jeans 2:01
10 Do You Wanna Dance
Bobby Freeman 2:37
11 Three Steps to Heaven
Eddie Cochran 2:23
12 Wake Up Little Susie
The King Brothers 2:11
13 Be Bop Baby
Ricky Nelson 2:04
14 Party Doll
Buddy Knox 2:13
15 Who Put the Bomp (In the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
Jan & Dean 2:55
16 I’m Walkin’
Fats Domino 2:04
17 Hanky Panky
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:54
18 Ma (He's Makin’ Eyes at Me)
The Johnny Otis Show 2:27
19 Peggy Sue
Bobby Vee and The Crickets 2:18
20 Witch Doctor
Don Lang 2:29
21 Baby Sittin’
Bobby Angelo & The Tuxedos 2:04
22 Long Tall Sally
Gene Vincent & The Shouts 2:00
23 Baby Baby
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 2:06
24 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:18
25 The Hippy Hippy Shake
The Swinging Blue Jeans 1:45

Credits

CD 1

drumset [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 3)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (1956-05-04) (track 3)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 3)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 3)
additional writer:
George Goldner (track 9)
Jimmy Merchant (track 9)
Herman Santiago (singer for Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers) (track 9)
composer:
Jeff Barry (track 25)
Bobby Day (track 23)
George Goehring (track 1)
Carole King (tracks 6, 24)
Jerry Lordan (track 15)
Ernie Maresca (track 10)
Gene Pitney (track 4)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 4)
Mort Shuman (track 7)
Johnny Smith (track 21)
Al Dexter (track 18)
Johnny Kidd (track 5)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (track 20)
Fats Waller (1929) (track 20)
Richard Rodgers (1934) (track 12)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 16)
lyricist:
Bobby Day (track 23)
Ernie Maresca (track 10)
Gene Pitney (track 4)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 4)
Al Dexter (track 18)
Gerry Goffin (tracks 6, 24)
Johnny Kidd (track 5)
Edna Lewis (track 1)
Doc Pomus (track 7)
Ben Raleigh (track 25)
Andy Razaf (1929) (track 20)
Lorenz Hart (1934) (track 12)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 16)
performer:
vocals:
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 3)
writer:
Dave Bartholomew (track 8)
Otis Blackwell (tracks 17, 19)
Barbara Campbell (collective songwriter pseudonym for Sam Cooke, Lou Adler and Herb Alpert) (track 13)
Jerry Capehart (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Tex Davis (track 3)
Fats Domino (track 8)
Roy Hall (US rockabilly pianist & songwriter) (track 11)
Jack Hammer (Earl Burroughs, co-wrote Great Balls of Fire) (track 17)
Morris Levy (track 9)
Frankie Lymon (track 9)
Bob Montgomery (track 14)
Norman Petty (track 14)
Elvis Presley (track 19)
Gene Vincent (track 3)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 20)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 20)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 8, 11)
EMI Robbins Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) (track 12)
EMI Unart Catalog (track 2)
Elvis Presley Music (track 19)
Hi Lo Music (track 16)
Patricia Music (track 9)
Redwood Music (track 20)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 20)
Travis Music, Inc. (track 8)
recorded at:
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 307) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 351) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Blue Suede Shoes (track 16)
Walk, Don’t Run (track 21)
is the basis for:
眼看手勿動 (track 5)
later parody versions:
Don't Be Fooled (track 19)
later translated parody versions:
Pauvre Laura (Tell Laura I Love Her) (track 25)
later translated versions:
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 3)
Blå lys (track 12)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 16)
Kohta juna lähtee (track 6)
La locomotion (track 6)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (track 10)
Seize ans (track 13)
Sexton år (track 13)
カラーに口紅 (track 1)
佛跳牆 (track 19)
later versions:
Gatsby (track 14)
J'ai tout mon temps (track 17)
Le Loco-motion (French version) (track 6)
Sois pas cruel (track 19)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 7)
Apache (track 15)
Blue Moon (track 12)
C’mon Everybody (track 2)
Don’t Be Cruel (track 19)
Don’t Ever Change (track 24)
Great Balls of Fire (track 17)
Heartbeat (track 14)
Only Sixteen (track 13)
Pistol-Packin' Mama (1943 song) (track 18)
Rubber Ball (track 4)
Shakin’ All Over (track 5)
The Loco‐Motion (track 6)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 10)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 11, 16)
Raggarkungen (track 16)
Swing the Mood (track 2)

CD 2

composer:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 20)
Dave Bartholomew (track 16)
Sylvester Bradford (track 24)
Con Conrad (track 18)
Bobby Freeman (track 10)
Carole King (track 1)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 9)
Pearl Lendhurst (track 13)
Joe Lubin (track 9)
Ernie Maresca (track 6)
Vincent Rose (track 2)
Chan Romero (track 25)
Les Vandyke (track 3)
lyricist:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 20)
Dave Bartholomew (track 16)
Bobby Freeman (track 10)
Gerry Goffin (track 1)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 9)
Pearl Lendhurst (track 13)
Sidney Clare (track 18)
Dion (US singer-songerwriter, blends doo-wop, pop rock & R&B) (track 6)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (tracks 2, 24)
Chan Romero (track 25)
Larry Stock (track 2)
Les Vandyke (track 3)
performer:
Bobby Vee (track 19)
writer:
Dave Alldred (track 14)
Jerry Allison (track 19)
Jeff Barry (track 17)
Jimmy Bowen (track 14)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 12)
Felice Bryant (track 12)
Jerry Capehart (track 5)
Bob Cochran (track 11)
Eddie Cochran (tracks 5, 11)
Gerry Goffin (track 15)
Ellie Greenwich (track 17)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 19)
Buddy Knox (track 14)
Don Lanier (track 14)
Barry Mann (track 15)
John Marascalco (track 8)
Norman Petty (track 19)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 22)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 22)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 22)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 9)
Alley Music Corp. (track 17)
American Music (track 5)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 10)
Bourne Music Ltd. (track 20)
Bronx Soul Music (track 6)
Clockus Music Co. (track 10)
Cordial MV (track 16)
EMI Longitude Music (track 14)
Good Music Ltd. (track 13)
Jonware Music Co. (track 25)
Mijac Music (track 6)
Rolf Budde Musikverlag (aka Budde Music) (track 16)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 9)
T. M. Music (puliblisher) (track 17)
Travis Music, Inc. (track 13)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 6)
Venice Music (track 22)
Phonogram GmbH (1983) (track 9)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 24)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Peggy Sue (track 19)
later parody versions:
Makes Me Cranky (track 17)
Oy Vay (track 20)
Vaivaisen luut (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Borghild (track 15)
later translated versions:
Boum ba boump (Who Put the Bomp) (track 15)
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 10)
HANKY PANKY (Japanese version) (track 17)
Hippy Hippy Shake (Japanese version) (track 25)
La plaga (track 8)
Maîtresse (Runaround Sue) (track 6)
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 19)
Tutti frutti (spanish lyrics) (track 9)
浮気なスー (track 6)
later versions:
Docteur Miracle (track 20)
J'irai au paradis (track 11)
Jolie Miss Molly (track 8)
L'Oncle John (track 22)
Veille bien sur mon amour (Take Good Care of My Baby) (track 1)
recording of:
Be-Bop Baby (track 13)
Blueberry Hill (track 2)
Hanky Panky (track 17)
Hippy Hippy Shake (track 25)
I’m Walkin’ (track 16)
Long Tall Sally (track 22)
Party Doll (track 14)
Runaround Sue (track 6)
Summertime Blues (track 5)
Tears on My Pillow (track 24)
Tutti Frutti (track 9)
What Do You Want? (track 3)
Witch Doctor (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Detroit Medley (track 8)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 14, 22)
Swing the Mood (tracks 9, 12)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 5)