Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock'n' Roll Music
2:33
2 Johnnie B. Goode
2:41
3 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:25
4 Maybelline
3.6 2:20
5 School Days
2:42
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
3.35 3:02
7 My Din a Ling
4:25
8 Memphis
2:14
9 Carol
3.5 2:47
10 Too Much Monkey Business
3 2:57
11 Hoochie Coochie Man
4:14
12 In the Wee Wee Hours
3 2:52
13 Nadine
2:34
14 No Particular Place to Go
2:41

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-19) (track 10)
drums:
Ebby Hardy (1955-05-21) (track 12)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (track 9)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 6)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (tracks 4, 12)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 9)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 4)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 4)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (tracks 4, 12)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 6)
Willie Dixon (1958-06-12) (track 9)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 6)
percussion:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-06-12) (track 9)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (tracks 4, 12)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Paul Gayten (1958-06-12) (track 9)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-19) (track 10)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 3–4, 6, 9–10, 12)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (tracks 4, 12)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 6)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 9)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 3–4, 6, 9–10, 12)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 3–4, 6, 9–10)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 3–4, 9–10, 12)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 4, 10, 12)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 10, 12)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 9)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 9)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (tracks 4, 12)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-04-19) (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 3)
Ô Carole (track 9)
later versions:
Correte Beethoven (track 3)
Maybellene (track 4)
recording of:
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 4)
Wee Wee Hours (1955-05-21) (track 12)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 3)
Too Much Monkey Business (1956-04-19) (track 10)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-12) (track 6)
Carol (1958-06-12) (track 9)
referred to in medleys: