Annotation

Tracks 1-12: from the homonymous vinyl album from 1961
Tracks 13-21: bonus tracks taken from various EPs from 1961 & 1962
Track 22: recorded 1961, first released 1998

Annotation last modified on 2012-01-07 15:58 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Let’s Twist Again
2:16
2 Boum ba boump
2:46
3 Tu ne sais pas
2:36
4 Sa grande passion
2:12
5 Dis à Laura
2:40
6 Ça tourne rond
2:07
7 Fich’ le camp Jack
1:51
8 Je reviens vers le bonheur
2:24
9 Toi et moi
2:41
10 Veille bien sur mon amour
2:14
11 Loin de moi
2:05
12 Tu peux la prendre
1:58
13 Belle maman
2:23
14 Trois en amour
2:26
15 Sœur Anne
1:55
16 Avec une poignée de terre
2:24
17 Laissez entrer le ciel
2:54
18 Leçon de twist
2:15
19 Ne t’en fais pas mon vieux
2:27
20 Ya ya twist
2:35
21 Le Vagabond
2:42
22 Mon amour disparu
1:54

Credits

CD 1

background vocals:
Les Angels (1950s French vocal group) (tracks 1–22)
composer:
Dave Appell (track 1)
Jeff Barry (track 5)
Roy C. Bennett (US songwriter) (track 14)
Bert Russell Berns (track 19)
Bill Cook (American songwriter) (track 12)
Jacques Datin (track 9)
Luther Dixon (track 16)
Bob Elgin (track 16)
Gerry Goffin (track 2)
Carole King (track 10)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 6)
Barry Mann (track 2)
Ernie Maresca (track 21)
Percy Mayfield (track 7)
Jerry Mengo (track 18)
Doc Pomus (track 4)
Ben Raleigh (track 5)
Kay Rogers (track 16)
Mort Shuman (track 4)
Sid Tepper (track 14)
Johnny Tillotson (track 11)
Allen Toussaint (track 13)
conductor:
Christian Chevallier (tracks 1–22)
lyricist:
Georges Aber (tracks 11, 13)
Richard Anthony (tracks 8, 19)
Guy Bertret (lyricist) (track 5)
Pierre Delanoë (tracks 2, 10)
Daniel Franck (track 13)
Hubert Ithier (tracks 14–15)
Kal Mann (track 1)
Lucien Morisse (tracks 3–4, 22)
André Salvet (tracks 3–4, 19, 22)
Maurice Vidalin (track 9)
translator:
Jacques Datin (track 6)
Georges Aber (track 7)
Lucien Morisse (tracks 18, 21)
André Salvet (tracks 12, 21)
Maurice Vidalin (track 6)
Danyel Gérard (French pop singer) (track 18)
Jacques Plante (track 17)
Rudi Revil (aka "Cadix") (track 16)
Manou Roblin (track 16)
vocals:
Richard Anthony (tracks 1–22)
writer:
Bob Allison (track 15)
John Allison (John Alford, member of The Allisons) (track 15)
Billy Barberis (track 17)
Lee Dorsey (track 20)
Mike Hawker (track 8)
Teddy Randazzo (track 17)
Morgan Robinson (track 20)
John Schroeder (track 8)
Bobby Weinstein (US songwriter) (track 17)
publisher:
Kalmann Music Inc. (track 1)
cover recording of:
Let’s Twist Again (1961) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Kun twistataan (track 1)
later versions:
recording of:
Avec une poignée de terre (A Hundred Pound of Clay) (1961) (track 16)
Belle-maman (Mother in Law) (1961) (track 13)
Boum ba boump (Who Put the Bomp) (1961) (track 2)
Dis à Laura (Tell Laura I love her) (1961) (track 5)
Fiche le camp, Jack (Hit the Road Jack) (1961) (track 7)
Je reviens vers le bonheur (Walkin’ back to happiness) (1961) (track 8)
Laisse entrer le ciel (Let the Sunshine in) (1961) (track 17)
Loin de moi (Without You) (1961) (track 11)
Mon amour disparu (1961) (track 22)
Sa grande passion (His Latest Flame) (1961) (track 4)
Sœur Anne (Are You Sure) (1961) (track 15)
Toi et moi (Richard Anthony song) (1961) (track 9)
Trois en amour ("D" in Love) (1961) (track 14)
Tu ne sais pas (1961) (track 3)
Tu peux la prendre (You Can Have Her) (1961) (track 12)
Veille bien sur mon amour (Take Good Care of My Baby) (1961) (track 10)
Ça tourne rond (African Waltz) (1961) (track 6)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (1962) (track 21)
Leçon de twist (Twistin' the Twist) (1962) (track 18)
Ne t'en fais pas mon vieux (A Little Bit of Soap) (1962) (track 19)
Ya ya twist (1962) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (track 1)
translated version of:
Hit the Road Jack (track 7)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 21)
You Can Have Her (1961 song) (track 12)
You Don’t Know (track 3)
version of:
Are You Sure? (track 15)
Let the Sunshine in (Teddy Randazzo song) (track 17)
Mother-In-Law (track 13)
Runaway (track 22)
Twistin' the Twist (track 18)
Without You (Johnny Tillotson song) (track 11)
“D” in Love (track 14)

Release

ASIN: FR: B00005A9L4 [info]