Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fun, Fun, Fun
3 2:05
2 409
2:00
3 Surfer Girl
3 2:28
4 Be True to Your School
2:09
5 In My Room
3 2:15
6 I Get Around
4.6 2:11
7 Shut Down
1:52
8 When I Grow Up (to Be a Man)
2:02
9 Little Deuce Coupe
3 1:41
10 Wendy
2 2:17
11 Don't Worry Baby
2 2:43
12 California Girls
4 2:39
13 Dance, Dance, Dance
2:01
14 Barbara Ann
5 2:08
15 The Little Girl I Once Knew
2:38
16 Do You Wanna Dance?
2:19
17 Help Me, Rhonda
3 2:47
18 Good Vibrations
4.15 3:38
19 Sloop John B
4 2:57
20 Wouldn't It Be Nice
5 2:24
21 God Only Knows
4 2:50
22 Heroes and Villains
3:36

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Ray Pohlman (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
electric bass guitar [6-string electric bass guitar]:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 6)
Ray Pohlman (track 6)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 6, 17)
bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (tracks 12, 17)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 3)
Al Jardine (tracks 6, 10)
Lyle Ritz (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
trumpet:
Roy Caton (track 12)
Roy Caton (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
mandoguitar:
Barney Kessel (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
drums:
Hal Blaine (tracks 12, 17)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 3, 6, 10)
Hal Blaine (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
tambourine:
Billy Strange (track 12)
organ:
Al De Lory (track 12)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 10)
guitar:
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (track 12)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 10, 17)
Bill Pitman (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 3)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
David Marks (track 3)
vibraphone:
Frank Capp (track 12)
double bass [upright bass]:
Lyle Ritz (track 12)
electric guitar:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 6)
percussion:
Frank Capp (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
percussion [rim with thin stick]:
Hal Blaine (track 6)
bass saxophone:
Jack Nimitz (track 12)
piano:
Leon Russell (track 12)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 3, 6, 10)
Al De Lory (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 17)
piano [track piano]:
Larry Knechtel (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
accordion:
Carl Fortina (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Frank Marocco (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
harpsichord:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
Jay Migliori (track 12)
Jay Migliori (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
12 string guitar:
Jerry Cole (track 12)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 12)
Jerry Cole (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
timbales [timbales with brush]:
Hal Blaine (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (track 12)
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Plas Johnson (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
additional lyricist:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 17)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 12, 19)
background vocals:
David Marks (track 3)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 17)
Al Jardine (tracks 6, 10)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 3, 17)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 3, 6, 10, 17)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 3, 6, 10, 17)
Al Jardine (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Bruce Johnston (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 6, 10)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 10)
bass vocals and lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 6)
composer:
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 9)
Fred Fassert (track 14)
Bobby Freeman (track 16)
Gary Usher (tracks 2, 5)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–10, 12–13, 17–22)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1–2, 8, 10, 12)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 13)
engineer:
Chuck Britz (tracks 6, 17)
lead vocals:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 3, 22)
Al Jardine (track 17)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 2, 12)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 18)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
lyricist:
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 9)
Fred Fassert (track 14)
Bobby Freeman (track 16)
Gary Usher (tracks 2, 5)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 8–10, 12–13, 17–20)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (tracks 20–21)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1–2, 6, 8, 10, 12–13, 18, 20)
Van Dyke Parks (track 22)
producer:
The Beach Boys (track 18)
vocals:
Al Jardine (track 12)
Bruce Johnston (track 12)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 12)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 12)
writer:
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 11)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 11)
publisher:
Bobby Freeman Music (track 16)
Clockus Music Co. (track 16)
Cousins Music (track 14)
EMI Longitude Music (track 14)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 6, 8–9, 11, 17–18, 21)
New Executive Music (track 19)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 12, 17–18)
Sea of Tunes (tracks 6, 11)
Universal Music Careers (tracks 9, 11)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (tracks 6, 11)
Victor Music Arts (track 6)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 6, 11)
Irving Music, Inc. (1964) (track 13)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 6, 11)
recorded at:
Universal Recording Studios (1965-02-24) (track 17)
mash-ups:
remixes:
God Only Knows (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 21)
God Only Knows (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 21)
Sloop John B (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 19)
Sloop John B (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 19)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 20)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 176) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 209) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Barbara-Ann (track 14)
later parody versions:
Baa! We're Lambs! (track 14)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 1)
Help Me, Rhoda (track 17)
John 1:1 (track 1)
later translated versions:
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 16)
Fille ou garçon (track 19)
Fun Fun Fun (Japanese version) (track 1)
Ganz Allein (track 5)
Ma-ry-lène (Barbara Ann) (track 14)
Sólo Dios sabe (track 21)
later versions:
Bye-bye Cherry (track 6)
recording of:
409 (track 2)
California Girls (track 12)
Dance, Dance, Dance (track 13)
Don’t Worry Baby (track 11)
Fun, Fun, Fun (track 1)
God Only Knows (track 21)
Good Vibrations (Love/Wilson lyrics, common version) (track 18)
Help Me, Rhonda (track 17)
Heroes and Villains (track 22)
I Get Around (track 6)
In My Room (track 5)
Little Deuce Coupe (track 9)
Sloop John B (track 19)
Surfer Girl (track 3)
Wendy (track 10)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
translated parody version of:
Hjelp meg Ragna (track 17)
version of:
Good Vibrations (Tony Asher lyrics) (track 18)
The John B. Sails (track 19)

Release

ASIN: US: B001JYGC5S [info]

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: 3)