Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Theme From a Summer Place
Percy Faith 2:28
2 Cathy’s Clown
The Everly Brothers 2:26
3 Running Bear
Johnny Preston 2:39
4 I’m Sorry
Brenda Lee 2:41
5 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:30
6 El Paso
Marty Robbins 4:23
7 Teen Angel
Mark Dinning 2:41
8 Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool
Connie Francis 2:43
9 Stay
Maurice Williams 1:40
10 Itsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot
Brian Hyland 4 2:21
11 Mr. Custer
Larry Verne 3:06
12 Greenfields
The Brothers Four 3:06
13 Chain Gang
Sam Cooke 2:39
14 Puppy Love
Paul Anka 2:40
15 Only the Lonely
Roy Orbison 5 2:27
16 Handy Man
Jimmy Jones 2:00
17 Volare
Bobby Rydell 2:34
18 Poetry in Motion
Johnny Tillotson 2:36
19 Burning Bridges
Jack Scott 2:42
20 Sixteen Reasons
Connie Stevens 1:57
21 Sink the Bismarck
Johnny Horton 3:16
22 A Thousand Stars
Kathy Young & The Innocents 3:13
23 Where or When
Dion 2:38
24 Because They’re Young
Duane Eddy 2:01
25 You Talk Too Much
Joe Jones 2:38
26 Footsteps
Steve Lawrence 2:14
27 You’re Sixteen
Johnny Burnette 1:57
28 Mountain of Love
Harold Dorman 2:22
29 Devil or Angel
Bobby Vee 2:19

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Buddy Harman (1960-03-18) (track 2)
guitar:
Don Everly (1960-03-18) (track 2)
bass:
Floyd Chance (1960-03-18) (track 2)
piano:
Floyd Cramer (1960-03-18) (track 2)
composer:
Sam Cooke (track 13)
Don Everly (track 2)
Hank Hunter (track 26)
Jack Keller (track 8)
Barry Mann (track 26)
Joe Melson (track 15)
Roy Orbison (track 15)
Marty Robbins (track 6)
Jean Surrey (track 7)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 9)
Blanche Carter (track 29)
Eugene Pearson (track 22)
lead vocals:
Sam Cooke (track 13)
Brenda Lee (track 4)
lyricist:
Sam Cooke (track 13)
Don Everly (track 2)
Marty Robbins (track 6)
Jean Surrey (track 7)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 9)
Blanche Carter (track 29)
Howard Greenfield (track 8)
Eugene Pearson (track 22)
performer:
The Everly Brothers (1960-03-18) (track 2)
vocals:
Connie Francis (track 8)
writer:
Dub Albritton (track 4)
The Big Bopper (track 3)
Otis Blackwell (track 16)
Richard Dehr (track 12)
Terry Gilkyson (track 12)
Reginald Hall (US songwriter) (track 25)
Jimmy Jones (writer of "Good Timin'" and "Handy Man") (track 16)
Joe Jones (US R&B singer, songwriter & arranger) (track 25)
Frank Miller (American singer & songwriter) (track 12)
Lee Pockriss (track 10)
Johnny Preston (track 3)
Ronnie Self (track 4)
Paul Vance (track 10)
publisher:
Emily Music Corp. (track 10)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 9)
was commissioned by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 149) (tracks 2, 2)
cover recording of:
Devil or Angel (track 29)
Greenfields (1956 song) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Le Petit Clown de ton cœur (Cathy's Clown) (track 2)
Roadie-Lied (track 9)
Vihreät niityt (track 12)
later versions:
Chain Gang (French version) (track 13)
Tu parles trop (You Talk too Much) (track 25)
Verte Campagne (Greenfields) (track 12)
recording of:
A Thousand Stars (track 22)
Chain Gang (Sam Cooke song) (track 13)
El Paso (track 6)
Footsteps (track 26)
Handy Man (track 16)
I’m Sorry (Brenda Lee song, 1960) (track 4)
Running Bear (track 3)
Stay (track 9)
Teen Angel (track 7)
You Talk Too Much (track 25)
Cathy’s Clown (1960-03-18) (track 2)
Only the Lonely (1960-05) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 2, 10, 15)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (tracks 2, 10, 15)