Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2 2:25
2 The Loco‐Motion
Little Eva 2:23
3 Baby It’s You
The Shirelles 5 2:41
4 Up on the Roof
The Drifters 5 2:40
5 You’ll Lose a Good Thing
Barbara Lynn 2:23
6 Twist and Shout
The Isley Brothers 3 2:32
7 I Know (You Don’t Love Me No More)
Barbara George 2:25
8 Hey! Baby
Bruce Channel 2:27
9 Soldier Boy
The Shirelles 2:43
10 Only Love Can Break a Heart
Gene Pitney 2:51
11 Lover Please
Clyde McPhatter 1:59
12 Surfin’ Safari
The Beach Boys 4.35 2:06
13 The Wanderer
Dion 2:50
14 She Cried
Jay & The Americans 2:40
15 Sheila
Tommy Roe 2:05
16 Let Me In
The Sensations 3:06
17 Party Lights
Claudine Clark 2:24
18 Twistin’ the Night Away
Sam Cooke 2:41
19 Green Onions
Booker T. & The MG’s 3.5 2:54
20 Little Town Flirt
Del Shannon 2:49
21 Palisades Park
Freddy Cannon 1:55
22 What’s Your Name
Don & Juan 2:13

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Yvonne Baker (track 16)
Sam Cooke (track 18)
Barbara George (track 7)
Carole King (tracks 2, 4)
Ernie Maresca (track 13)
Burt Bacharach (1962) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 12)
lyricist:
Yvonne Baker (track 16)
Sam Cooke (track 18)
Luther Dixon (track 3)
Mack David (track 3)
Barbara George (track 7)
Gerry Goffin (tracks 2, 4)
Carole King (track 4)
Ernie Maresca (track 13)
Hal David (1962) (track 10)
producer:
Luther Dixon (1961) (track 3)
writer:
Bert Russell (track 6)
Claudine Clark (track 17)
Steve Cropper (track 19)
Eugene Dixon (track 1)
Luther Dixon (track 9)
Earl Edwards (track 1)
Bob Elgin (track 9)
Florence Greenberg (track 9)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 19)
Booker T. Jones (track 19)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 12)
Barbara Lynn (track 5)
Maron McKenzie (track 20)
Huey P Meaux (track 5)
Phil Medley (track 6)
Kay Rogers (track 9)
Del Shannon (track 20)
Lewie Steinberg (track 19)
Bernice Williams (track 1)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 12)
publisher:
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 3)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 19)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 3)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Soldier Boy by KatazTrophee (track 9)
That Girl by Maxi Priest feat. Shaggy (track 19)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 113) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 181) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 351) (track 2)
cover recording of:
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 13)
Twist and Shout (1962) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Gemüsemann (track 19)
That Girl (track 19)
later parody versions:
Servin' the Father (track 12)
Twins Came Out (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 6)
later translated versions:
Kohta juna lähtee (track 2)
La locomotion (track 2)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (track 13)
Sur le toit (Up On the Roof) (track 4)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 6)
Twist y gritos (track 6)
由你開始 (track 3)
later versions:
Le Loco-motion (French version) (track 2)
Si tu penses (track 20)
Twiste et chante (track 6)
recording of:
Duke of Earl (track 1)
Green Onions (instrumental) (track 19)
Let Me In (track 16)
Little Town Flirt (track 20)
Party Lights (track 17)
Surfin’ Safari (track 12)
The Loco‐Motion (track 2)
Up on the Roof (track 4)
Baby It’s You (1961) (track 3)
Only Love Can Break a Heart (1962) (track 10)
Soldier Boy (1962) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000FPI6O2 [info]

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: 2)