Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Good Vibrations
The Beach Boys 4.15 3:38
2 The House of the Rising Sun
The Animals 4.55 4:30
3 Fire
Crazy World of Arthur Brown 2:59
4 Something in the Air
Thunderclap Newman 3 3:55
5 Mr. Tambourine Man
The Byrds 2:29
6 All or Nothing
Small Faces 3:08
7 Tell Me Girl (What Are You Gonna Do)
The Four Pennies 2:17
8 Ha Ha! Said the Clown
Manfred Mann 2:28
9 Pictures of Matchstick Men
Status Quo 3:15
10 Matthew & Son
Cat Stevens 3.5 2:43
11 California Dreamin’
The Mamas & the Papas 4.75 2:42
12 Bang Bang (My Baby Shot My Down)
Cher 2:47
13 A Groovy Kind of Love
The Mindbenders 2:01
14 Um Um Um Um Um Um
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders 2:30
15 You Can’t Hurry Love
The Supremes 5 2:55
16 Ain’t Got No / I Got Life
Nina Simone 5 2:11
17 San Franciscan Nights
Eric Burdon & the Animals 5 3:18
18 Si tu dois partir
Fairport Convention 2:22
19 Come and Stay With Me
Marianne Faithfull 2:25
20 King of the Road
Roger Miller 2:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:16
2 Baby Love
The Supremes 2:44
3 One, Two, Three
Len Barry 2:28
4 Reach Out, I’ll Be There
The Four Tops 3:02
5 This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak For You)
The Isley Brothers 2:52
6 I Was Made to Love Her
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:37
7 Stop Her on the Sight (S.O.S.)
Edwin Starr 2:21
8 Yeh Yeh
Georgie Fame and The Blue Flames 2:45
9 I’m Into Something Good
Herman’s Hermits 2:36
10 My Boy Lollipop
Millie 2:00
11 Israelites
Desmond Dekker & The Aces 2:33
12 Keep On Running
The Spencer Davis Group 4 2:42
13 Wooly Bully
Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs 2:21
14 Shout
Lulu and The Luvvers 2:52
15 What’cha Gonna Do About It
Small Faces 1:57
16 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:37
17 Gimme Some Lovin’
The Spencer Davis Group 2:56
18 Build Me Up Buttercup
The Foundations 2:58
19 It’s Not Unusual
Tom Jones 2:15
20 Bend Me Shape Me
Amen Corner 2:39
21 Hole in My Shoe
Traffic 3:06
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I’m a Believer
The Monkees 5 2:51
2 I Got You Babe
Sonny & Cher 3:08
3 I Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:31
4 (Sittin’ on) the Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 2:43
5 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:53
6 He Ain’t Heavy… He’s My Brother
The Hollies 4:19
7 You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me
Dusty Springfield 2:50
8 Sorrow
The Merseys 2:15
9 I’ll Never Fall in Love Again
Bobbie Gentry 2:56
10 Je t’aime moi non plus
Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin 4:29
11 You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
The Righteous Brothers 3:45
12 The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore
The Walker Brothers 3:02
13 Downtown
Petula Clark 4.5 3:05
14 Albatross
Fleetwood Mac 3:08
15 Juliet
The Four Pennies 2:22
16 The Last Waltz
Engelbert Humperdinck 3:00
17 Diane
The Bachelors 2:31
18 Puppet on a String
Sandie Shaw 2:24
19 My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:54
20 The Crying Game
Dave Berry 2:43
21 Needles & Pins
The Searchers 5 2:11
22 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong 2:25

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Dave Swarbrick (track 18)
bass guitar:
Chas Chandler (track 2)
Alan Lancaster (track 9)
drums:
John Coghlan (track 9)
Martin Lamble (track 18)
John Steel (English musician) (track 2)
organ:
Roy Lynes (track 9)
Alan Price (track 2)
guitar:
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (track 9)
Francis Rossi (track 9)
P.F. Sloan (track 11)
triangle:
Trevor Lucas (track 18)
bass:
Ashley Hutchings (track 18)
electric guitar:
Hilton Valentine (track 2)
additional writer:
Charles Harmon (track 12)
Shaffer Smith (track 12)
arranger:
Alan Price (track 2)
background vocals:
Florence Ballard (track 15)
Mary Wilson (track 15)
composer:
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 16)
Francis Rossi (track 9)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Sonny Bono (track 12)
Lamont Dozier (track 15)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 4)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 5)
Bob Dylan (1965) (tracks 18, 18)
engineer:
Lamont Dozier (track 15)
Bones Howe (track 11)
John Wood (US sound engineer and producer) (track 18)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Eric Burdon (track 2)
Diana Ross (track 15)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 1)
lyricist:
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Francis Rossi (track 9)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Sonny Bono (track 12)
Lamont Dozier (track 15)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 15)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 4)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 1)
James Rado (track 16)
Gerome Ragni (track 16)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 5)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 11)
The Beach Boys (track 1)
Joe Boyd (US producer, founder of Hannibal Records) (track 18)
Fairport Convention (track 18)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Mike Hurst (musician and record producer from London, England) (track 10)
Mike Leander (track 19)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 2)
Simon Nicol (track 18)
Lamont Dozier (track 15)
recording engineer:
Vic Smith (track 10)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 11)
vocals:
Francis Rossi (track 9)
Sandy Denny (track 18)
writer:
Vic Briggs (track 17)
Eric Burdon (track 17)
Barry Jenkins (track 17)
Danny McCulloch (track 17)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 11)
Michelle Phillips (track 11)
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 13, 13)
John Weider (track 17)
Toni Wine (tracks 13, 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Island Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK record company) (2003) (track 18)
Motown Records (2015) (track 15)
Motown Records (2017) (track 15)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 4)
Cotillion Music Inc. (BMI) (track 12)
Fabulous Music, Ltd. (this is a publisher, not an imprint!) (track 4)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 11)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 11)
Screen Gems-EMI (tracks 13, 13)
Special Rider Music (tracks 18, 18)
Trousdale Music (track 11)
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 5)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 11)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 89) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 122) (track 2)
arrangements:
The House of the Rising Sun (for choir and jazz trio, Chilcott) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Mr. Tambourine Man (track 5)
Si tu dois partir (track 18)
House of the Rising Sun (1964-05-18) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Bang Bang (track 12)
Shot You Down (track 12)
later parody versions:
No House (track 2)
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Bengt bangt (track 12)
later translated versions:
Bang Bang (Japanese version) (track 12)
Bang‐bang (track 12)
California Dreaming (track 11)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 11)
Haus in Altona (track 2)
House of the Rising Sun (version japonaise) (track 2)
House of the Rising Sun (Cambodian Space Project version with Khmer lyrics) (track 2)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 11)
L'Homme orchestre (track 5)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 11)
Le Pénitencier (track 2)
Maanantai (track 10)
Mr. Tambourine Man (Bengali) (track 5)
later versions:
House of the Risin' Sun (Bob Dylan's version) (track 2)
Oh, My Lord Jesus (track 5)
recording of:
Good Vibrations (Love/Wilson lyrics, common version) (track 1)
Matthew and Son (track 10)
Si tu dois partir (track 18)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 11)
You Can’t Hurry Love (1966-06 – 1966-07) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 11)
translated version of:
version of:
Good Vibrations (Tony Asher lyrics) (track 1)

CD 2

drums:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1967) (track 6)
bass:
James Jamerson (1967) (track 6)
electric sitar:
Eddie Willis (1967) (track 6)
additional writer:
Lamont Dozier (track 3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 3)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 3)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (tracks 2, 5)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 2, 5)
Sylvia Moy (track 5)
Chip Taylor (track 16)
Jackie Edwards (track 12)
guest performer:
Steve Winwood (track 12)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 6)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (1967) (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
lyricist:
Chip Taylor (track 16)
Jackie Edwards (track 12)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 2, 5)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
producer:
Henry Cosby (track 6)
Lamont Dozier (track 2)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 2)
Jimmy Miller (producer for Rolling Stones/Nirvana etc) (track 21)
Norman Whitfield (track 1)
writer:
Leonard Borisoff (track 3)
Henry Cosby (track 6)
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 11)
Spencer Davis (track 17)
Lula Mae Hardaway (track 6)
Leslie Kong (track 11)
Tony Macaulay (track 18)
John Madara (track 3)
Sylvia Moy (track 6)
Barrett Strong (track 1)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 3)
Norman Whitfield (track 1)
Muff Winwood (track 17)
Steve Winwood (track 17)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
Mike d’Abo (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Records Ltd. (1965) (track 12)
publisher:
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 3, 16)
Island Music Ltd. (track 12)
Jobete Music (track 5)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 1–2)
Universal/Island Music Ltd. (for music publishing use only, formerly Island Music Ltd.) (track 12)
Welbeck Music Ltd. (track 3)
Island Music Ltd. (1966) (track 17)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 6)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (track 1)
arrangement of:
Wahnsinn (translated) (track 16)
cover recording of:
Keep On Running (track 12)
Wild Thing (track 16)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 16)
Humppaa, saatanat! (track 17)
Lisbeth (track 16)
Wild Ding (track 16)
later translated versions:
Corre, corre (track 12)
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 1)
Juokse kadoksiin (track 12)
One, Two, Three (track 3)
Wahnsinn (track 16)
Wahnsinn (track 16)
later versions:
Donne-moi ton amour (track 17)
recording of:
1‐2‐3 (track 3)
Baby Love (track 2)
Gimme Some Lovin’ (track 17)
Israelites (track 11)
I Was Made to Love Her (1967) (track 6)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
決鬥 (track 17)

CD 3

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1966-10-15) (track 1)
New York, New York, United States (1966-10-23) (track 1)
acoustic guitar:
Neil Diamond (track 1)
drumset:
Buddy Salzman (track 1)
drums:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 3)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 5)
tambourine:
Jeff Barry (track 1)
organ:
Artie Butler (track 1)
guitar:
Sal Ditroia (track 1)
Al Gorgoni (track 1)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 3)
bass:
Dick Romoff (track 1)
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 3)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 5)
piano:
Jeff Barry (track 1)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 3)
arranger:
Jeff Barry (track 1)
Michel Colombier (track 10)
background vocals:
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (track 1)
Peter Tork (track 1)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 3)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Micky Dolenz (track 1)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 3, 9, 9)
Sonny Bono (tracks 2, 21)
Steve Cropper (track 4)
Peter Green (former member of Fleetwood Mac) (track 14)
Jack Nitzsche (track 21)
Lew Pollack (track 17)
Erno Rapee (track 17)
Otis Redding (track 4)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 10)
Tony Hatch (track 13)
Neil Diamond (1966) (track 1)
conductor:
Michel Colombier (track 10)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 19)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 3)
lyricist:
Sonny Bono (tracks 2, 21)
Steve Cropper (track 4)
Otis Redding (track 4)
Hal David (tracks 3, 9, 9)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 10)
Tony Hatch (track 13)
Neil Diamond (1966) (track 1)
orchestra:
producer:
Jeff Barry (track 1)
Henry Cosby (track 19)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 5)
Quin Ivy (track 5)
vocals:
Brigitte Bardot (track 10)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 10)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 5)
writer:
Henry Cosby (track 19)
Phil Coulter (track 18)
Fritz Fryer (track 15)
Calvin Lewis (track 5)
Barry Mann (track 11)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 18)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 16)
Lionel Morton (songwriter in the Fur Pennies) (track 15)
Sylvia Moy (track 19)
Les Reed (track 16)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 6)
Bobby Scott (US musician & producer) (track 6)
Phil Spector (track 11)
Cynthia Weil (track 11)
Mike Wilsh (track 15)
Stevie Wonder (track 19)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 5)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 13)
Blue Seas Music, Inc. (tracks 3, 9, 9)
Casa David Music (track 3)
Chris Marc Music (track 2)
Colgems - EMI (track 1)
Cotillion Music (track 2)
Donna Music Ltd. (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing Germany (GmbH & Co. KG) (track 11)
Foray Music (track 1)
Heath Levy Music (track 6)
JAC Music Co., Inc. (tracks 9, 9)
MCA Music Ltd. (tracks 9, 9)
Mijac Music (track 5)
Stonebridge Music (track 1)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (tracks 9, 9)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 3)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
Welbeck Music Ltd. (track 13)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 19)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 444) (track 2)
arrangements:
The Last Waltz (track 16)
cover recording of:
I’ll Never Fall in Love Again (Promises, Promises) (track 9)
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Darntarn (track 13)
Guitar Song (track 10)
Wish You Were Mine (track 19)
later parody versions:
Crazy Downtown (Allan Sherman parody) (track 13)
Håkan (track 13)
I'm A Receiver (track 1)
Shöteem (track 10)
Som'muv'velii (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Den sista valsen (track 16)
Freunde (track 6)
Pátá (track 13)
Sätkynukke (track 18)
ピンと針 (track 21)
乖乖 (tracks 9, 9)
恋よさようなら (tracks 9, 9)
later versions:
Eu Queria Amor (track 19)
Kauan (track 13)
Var är dina tankar (track 11)
recording of:
Albatross (track 14)
Diane (from 1927 film "Seventh Heaven") (track 17)
Downtown (Petula Clark song) (track 13)
I Got You Babe (track 2)
I’ll Never Fall in Love Again (Promises, Promises) (track 9)
Juliet (1964 song by the Four Pennies) (track 15)
Needles and Pins (track 21)
Puppet on a String (track 18)
The Last Waltz (track 16)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 5)
I’m a Believer (1966-10-15 – 1966-10-23) (track 1)
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 19)
Je t’aime… moi non plus (1967-12) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B01H8TOM6I [info]

Release Group

part of: Top of the Pops (UMC) (number: 1)