Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 School Days
Chuck Berry 4.35 2:42
2 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2:23
3 Mr Sandman
The Chordettes 4 2:23
4 Love Potion No 9
The Clovers 1:54
5 Sorry but I'm Goinna Have to Pass
The Coasters 2:10
6 Yakety, Yak
The Coasters 4 1:52
7 Weekend
Eddie Cochran 1:51
8 16 Candles
The Crests 2:54
9 Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
The Crew-Cuts 2:57
10 Sh Boom (Life Could Be a Dream)
The Crew-Cuts 2:51
11 Splish Splah
Bobby Darin 2:12
12 Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:35
13 Be My Guest
Fats Domino 2:16
14 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:24
15 When Will I Be Loved
The Everly Brothers 1:59
16 Baby I Don't Care
Buddy Holly 1:37
17 You Got What It Takes
Marv Johnson 2:43
18 Pretty Little Angel Eyes
Curtis Lee 2:45
19 Under the Moon of Love
Curtis Lee 2:50
20 Tosin' & Turnin'
Bobby Lewis 2:21
21 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony 2:16
22 Love Is Strange
Mickey & Sylvia 2:55
23 The Great Pretender
The Platters 2:41
24 Don't Be Cruel
Elvis Presley 4 2:04
25 Teddy Bear
Elvis Presley 3 1:48
26 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:36
27 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:22
28 Honeycomb
Jimmie Rodgers 2:15
29 Take Good Care of My Baby
Bobby Vee 2:28
30 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 5 1:37

Credits

CD 1

drumset [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 30)
drums:
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (track 1)
guitar:
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 1)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 30)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (track 1)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (tracks 24–25)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (tracks 24–25)
Claudius Mittendorfer (tracks 24–25)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 30)
composer:
Mort Shuman (track 12)
Mike Stoller (tracks 4, 16)
Chuck Berry (track 1)
Phil Everly (track 15)
Harold Logan (track 26)
Lloyd Price (track 26)
Buck Ram (track 23)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 30)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1954) (tracks 28, 28)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (tracks 24–25)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (tracks 24–25)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 30)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 1)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 1)
Phil Everly (track 15)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 4, 16)
Harold Logan (track 26)
Doc Pomus (track 12)
Lloyd Price (track 26)
Buck Ram (track 23)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 30)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1954) (tracks 28, 28)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 24)
Erick Labson (track 1)
performer:
Dion & The Belmonts (track 12)
Chuck Berry (track 1)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 1)
Berry Gordy (track 17)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 30)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 30)
vocals:
The Rayber Voices (track 17)
writer:
Jesse Belvin (track 9)
Otis Blackwell (track 24)
Roquel Davis (track 17)
Luther Dixon (track 8)
William Edwards (The Chords) (track 10)
Carl Feaster (track 10)
Claude Feaster (track 10)
Berry Gordy (track 17)
Gwen Gordy (known as Gwen Gordy Fuqua since 1961) (track 17)
Gaynel Hodge (track 9)
James Keyes (track 10)
Allyson R. Khent (track 8)
Bernie Lowe (track 25)
Kal Mann (track 25)
Floyd McRae (track 10)
Curtis Williams (1950s doo-wop singer, member of The Penguins) (track 9)
Elvis Presley (track 24)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 1)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 1)
Elvis Presley Music (track 24)
Panther Music Corp (track 23)
Peermusic (UK) Ltd. (track 23)
Fidelity Music (1959) (track 17)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 30)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-12-15) (track 1)
part of:
cover recording of:
Sh‐Boom (track 10)
Stay (track 30)
Honeycomb (1957) (track 28)
later parody versions:
Don't Be Fooled (track 24)
later translated versions:
Roadie-Lied (track 30)
Schuitog (track 1)
佛跳牆 (track 24)
later versions:
Personnalités (Personality) (track 26)
Sentimentale (track 16)
Sois pas cruel (track 24)
recording of:
16 Candles (track 8)
A Teenager in Love (track 12)
Baby I Don’t Care (track 16)
Honeycomb (track 28)
Love Potion No. 9 (track 4)
Personality (track 26)
The Great Pretender (track 23)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 24)
(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear (1957-01-15 – 1957-01-18) (track 25)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (track 25)

Release Group

part of: Mastermix Classic Cuts (number: 86)