Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 5 2:17
2 I Wonder Why
Dion & The Belmonts 2:18
3 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:39
4 In the Still of the Night
The Five Satins 3:04
5 Since I Don't Have You
The Skyliners 2:41
6 Sincerely
The Moonglows 3:11
7 The Great Pretender
The Platters 2:40
8 Trickle, Trickle
The Videos 2:01
9 16 Candles
The Crests 2:52
10 Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
The Penguins 2:55
11 When You Dance
The Turbans 2:56
12 Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite
The Spaniels 2:43
13 Speedoo
The Cadillacs 2:21
14 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:47
15 Island of Love
The Sheppards 2:21
16 For Your Precious Love
Jerry Butler & The Impressions 2:45
17 Little Star
The Elegants 2:42
18 So Fine
The Fiestas 2:19
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:34
2 There's a Moon Out Tonight
The Capris 2:13
3 Remember Then
The Earls 2:08
4 Daddy's Home
Shep & The Limelites 2:53
5 I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos 3:20
6 At My Front Door
The El Dorados 2:36
7 My True Story
The Jive Five 2:31
8 Hushabye
The Mystics 2:30
9 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:22
10 Rama Lama Ding Dong
The Edsels 2:27
11 You Belong to Me
The Duprees 2:48
12 Unchained Melody
Vito & The Salutations 2:00
13 I Do
The Marvelows 2:27
14 Step by Step
The Crests 2:28
15 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:16
16 Denise
Randy & The Rainbows 1:57
17 Over the Mountain, 'Cross the Sea
Johnnie & Joe 2:15
18 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2 2:26
19 Those Oldies but Goodies (Remind Me of You)
Little Caesar & The Romans 2 3:27

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Willie Dixon (1954-10) (track 6)
drums:
Wesley Landers (Jazz drummer) (1954-10) (track 6)
guitar:
Walter Scott (US blues guitarist) (1954-10) (track 6)
piano:
Johnny Young (jazz pianist) (1954-10) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Eddie Chamblee (1954-10) (track 6)
additional writer:
George Goldner (track 1)
Jimmy Merchant (track 1)
Herman Santiago (singer for Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers) (track 1)
baritone vocals:
Harvey Fuqua (1954-10) (track 6)
bass vocals:
Prentiss Barnes (1954-10) (track 6)
composer:
Jimmy Beaumont (track 5)
Walter Lester (track 5)
Lennie Martin (track 5)
Buck Ram (track 7)
Joseph Rock (US songwriter/band manager) (track 5)
John Taylor (Pittsburgh doo-wop vocalist for The Skyliners) (track 5)
Joseph Verscharen (track 5)
Janet Vogel (track 5)
Alan Freed (– 1954-10) (track 6)
Harvey Fuqua (– 1954-10) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Bobby Lester (1954-10) (track 6)
lyricist:
Buck Ram (track 7)
Alan Freed (– 1954-10) (track 6)
Harvey Fuqua (– 1954-10) (track 6)
spoken vocals [dialogue]:
Wolfman Jack (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Pete Graves (US doo-wop vocalist, member of The Moonglows) (1954-10) (track 6)
writer:
Earl T. Beal (track 14)
Arthur Brooks (track 16)
Richard Brooks (track 16)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 16)
Luther Dixon (track 9)
Raymond W. Edwards (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 14)
William F. Horton (track 14)
Allyson R. Khent (track 9)
Morris Levy (track 1)
Richard A. Lewis (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 14)
Frankie Lymon (track 1)
publisher:
Panther Music Corp (track 7)
Patricia Music (track 1)
Regent Music Corp. (track 6)
Sunflower Music Inc (publisher) (track 16)
Gladstone Music (1958 – ????) (track 16)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 441) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Trouve un job (track 14)
later versions:
recording of:
16 Candles (track 9)
Get a Job (track 14)
Sincerely (track 6)

CD 2

composer:
Mort Shuman (track 1)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 5)
Richard Rodgers (1934) (track 15)
lead vocals [singing voice on 1st lead]:
Carl Burnett (track 19)
lyricist:
Al Dubin (track 5)
Doc Pomus (track 1)
Lorenz Hart (1934) (track 15)
performer:
spoken vocals [spoken voice on 2nd lead]:
David Johnson (track 19)
writer:
Clarence Bassett (track 4)
Eugene Dixon (track 18)
Earl Edwards (track 18)
Bernice Williams (track 18)
Doc Pomus (1959) (track 8)
Mort Shuman (1959) (track 8)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (track 5)
B. Feldman Ltd. (track 5)
EMI Robbins Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) (track 15)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 157) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Blue Moon (track 15)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Blå lys (track 15)
later versions:
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 1)
Daddy's Home (track 4)
Duke of Earl (track 18)
Hushabye (track 8)

Release

ASIN: US: B00074CBFQ [info]