Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley 2:35
2 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:18
3 Da Doo Ron Ron
The Crystals 5 2:18
4 Donna the Prima Donna
Dion 2:52
5 Oh! Carol
Neil Sedaka 2:16
6 Diana
Paul Anka 2:16
7 The Twist
The Ronettes 2:07
8 Puddin’ n’ Tain
The Alley Cats 2:46
9 Rebel Rouser
Duane Eddy 2:30
10 I Walk the Line
Johnny Cash 2:41
11 Rock-A-Billy
Guy Mitchell & Jimmy Carroll 2:12
12 Blue Velvet
Bobby Vinton 2:47
13 The Shoop Shoop Song
Aretha Franklin 2:21
14 I Put a Spell on You
Screamin’ Jay Hawkins 2:25
15 Peanuts
Lil Joe & The Thrillers 2:23
16 Bless You
Tony Orlando 2:06
17 Shout
The Isley Brothers 4:32
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stay
Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs 5 1:38
2 Such a Night
Johnnie Ray 2:13
3 Hound Dog
Elvis Presley 2:14
4 Start Movin’ (in My Direction)
Sal Mineo 2:30
5 Good Rockin’ Tonight
Carl Perkins 2:19
6 I Will Follow Him (Chariot)
Peggy March 2:27
7 Why Do Lovers Break Each Others Hearts?
Bob B. Soxx & The Blue Jeans 2:49
8 Tonight I Met an Angel
The Tokens 1:56
9 Rockin’ Shoes
The Ames Brothers 1:54
10 Sea of Heartbreak
Don Gibson 2:31
11 This Little Girl of Mine
Dion 2:46
12 Calendar Girl
Neil Sedaka 2:36
13 (Dance With the) Guitar Man
Duane Eddy 2:39
14 The Shape I’m In
Johnny Restivo 2:05
15 Don’t Let Go
Roy Hamilton 2:28
16 Shake, Rattle and Roll
Carl Perkins 3:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 He’s a Rebel
The Crystals 2:31
2 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Neil Sedaka 2:15
3 A Steel Guitar and a Glass of Wine
Paul Anka 2:11
4 Don’t Be Cruel
Elvis Presley 2:02
5 Oh, Lonesome Me
Don Gibson 2:28
6 Ruby Baby
Dion 2:35
7 That’s All Right
Carl Perkins 3:33
8 Yes Tonight, Josephine
Johnnie Ray 2:30
9 Wait Til’ My Bobby Gets Home
Darlene Love 2:24
10 Heartaches by the Number
Guy Mitchell 2:38
11 Corinna, Corinna
Ray Peterson 2:39
12 Blue on Blue
Bobby Vinton 2:28
13 Makin’ Love
Floyd Robinson 1:51
14 Gonna Find Me a Bluebird
Eddy Arnold 2:09
15 Language of Love
John D. Loudermilk 1:45
16 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:44
17 The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)
The Tokens 2:42
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ring of Fire
Johnny Cash 4.35 2:36
2 Pink Pedal Pushers
Carl Perkins 2:35
3 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With a Dixie Melody
Aretha Franklin 2:22
4 A Big Hunk o’ Love
Elvis Presley 2:12
5 Love Is Strange
Mickey & Sylvia 2:52
6 Hot Pastrami
The Ronettes 1:31
7 Kansas City
Wilbert Harrison 2:22
8 The Blob
The Five Blobs 2:39
9 Knee Deep in the Blues
Guy Mitchell 2:11
10 You Can Have Her
Roy Hamilton 2:38
11 Party Time
Sal Mineo 2:14
12 Can’t We Be Sweethearts
Dion 2:22
13 Next Door to an Angel
Neil Sedaka 2:24
14 This Ole House
Shakin’ Stevens 3:04
15 Rock This Town
Stray Cats 5 2:40

Credits

CD 1

drums:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 2)
guitar:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 2)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 2)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 2)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (track 3)
Belford Hendricks (track 13)
composer:
Paul Anka (track 6)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 12)
Bernie Wayne (track 12)
Rudy Clark (tracks 13, 13)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 2)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 13)
engineer:
Larry Levine (track 3)
lead vocals:
LaLa Brooks (1963-03) (track 3)
lyricist:
Paul Anka (track 6)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 12)
Bernie Wayne (track 12)
Rudy Clark (tracks 13, 13)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 2)
producer:
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 13)
Phil Spector (track 3)
vocals:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 2)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 3)
Eddie Deane (track 11)
Ellie Greenwich (track 3)
Woody Harris (track 11)
Phil Spector (track 3)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 3)
Epa Publishing (track 6)
Hi Lo Music (track 2)
TM Music Ltd. (tracks 13, 13)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 3)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 3)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 14)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 14)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 3)
recorded at:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 114) (track 3)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Krásný Pepek (track 6)
later translated versions:
Da Dou Ron Ron (track 3)
Diana (track 6)
Diana (track 6)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 2)
ダイアナ (track 6)
later versions:
Diana (Raul Seixas version) (track 6)
recording of:
Blue Velvet (track 12)
Diana (track 6)
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (track 13)
Rock-A-Billy (track 11)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 2)
Da Doo Ron Ron (1963-03) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 3)
Raggarkungen (track 2)

CD 2

drumset [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 1)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 1)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 1)
composer:
Paul Hampton (track 10)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 1)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 10)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 1)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 1)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 14)
Lee Cathy (track 14)
publisher:
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Stay (track 1)
later translated versions:
Roadie-Lied (track 1)
recording of:
Sea of Heartbreak (track 10)
The Shape I’m In (track 14)

CD 3

composer:
Harlan Howard (track 10)
Solomon Linda (track 17)
Don Gibson (track 5)
lyricist:
Harlan Howard (track 10)
Don Gibson (track 5)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 17)
writer:
Luigi Creatore (track 17)
Hugo Peretti (track 17)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 17)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 17)
cover recording of:
has revision:
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision) (track 17)
is the basis for:
Oh ! Quelle nuit (track 5)
later translated versions:
Ptačí nářečí (track 5)
Wo bleib i? (track 5)
later versions:
Slapeloze nachten (track 10)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 17)
recording of:
Oh Lonesome Me (track 5)
version of:
Wimoweh (track 17)

CD 4

composer:
Bill Cook (American songwriter) (track 10)
Brian Setzer (track 15)
lyricist:
Bill Cook (American songwriter) (track 10)
performer:
The Carter Family (Later generations of the family after 1943) (track 1)
producer:
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (track 1)
Don Law (track 1)
writer:
June Carter Cash (track 1)
Stuart Hamblen (track 14)
Merle Kilgore (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 1)
publisher:
mash-ups:
Dub of Fire by G3RSt (track 1)
cover recording of:
This Ole House (track 14)
later parody versions:
Rock This Tower (track 15)
later translated versions:
Ring aus Feuer (track 1)
Sånt är livet (track 10)
Tu peux la prendre (You Can Have Her) (track 10)
Yr Hen Dŷ (track 14)
later versions:
Min idol (track 14)
Ring aus Feuer (track 1)
recording of:
Ring of Fire (track 1)
Rock This Town (track 15)
You Can Have Her (1961 song) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Blackboard Jumble (track 14)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00DES0NIY [info]

Release Group

part of: Pure…