Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:11
2 The Great Pretender
The Platters 2:38
3 Memories Are Made of This
Dean Martin 2:16
4 Wake Up Little Susie
The Everly Brothers 5 2:03
5 Love Letters in the Sand
Pat Boone 2:14
6 Little Darling
The Diamonds 2:08
7 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:42
8 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 3.5 2:33
9 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:13
10 Yakety Yak
The Coasters 1:51
11 Get a Job
The Silhouettes 2:44
12 Thears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:14
13 Breat Balls of Fire
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:52
14 Tom Dooley
The Kingston Trio 3:03
15 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:22
16 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:22
17 Kansas City
Wilbert Harrison 2:23
18 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:35
19 Sixteen Candles
The Crests 2:52
20 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:07

Credits

CD 1

chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
composer:
Chuck Río (track 9)
Buck Ram (track 2)
Mort Shuman (track 18)
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Mike Stoller (1952) (track 17)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
lyricist:
Chuck Río (track 9)
Buck Ram (track 2)
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Doc Pomus (track 18)
Jerry Leiber (1952) (track 17)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 16)
Dion & The Belmonts (track 18)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 13)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 4)
Felice Bryant (track 4)
Luther Dixon (track 19)
Jack Hammer (Earl Burroughs, co-wrote Great Balls of Fire) (track 13)
Allyson R. Khent (track 19)
Jerry Leiber (track 17)
John Madara (track 8)
Arthur Singer (track 8)
Mike Stoller (track 17)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
Richard Dehr (1955) (track 3)
Terry Gilkyson (1955) (track 3)
Frank Miller (American singer & songwriter) (1955) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 16)
publisher:
Panther Music Corp (track 2)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 311) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Kansas City (track 17)
is the basis for:
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 9)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 9)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Heimweh (track 3)
later versions:
J'ai tout mon temps (track 13)
recording of:
16 Candles (track 19)
A Teenager in Love (track 18)
At the Hop (track 8)
Great Balls of Fire (track 13)
Tequila (track 9)
Tom Dooley (track 14)
Venus (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (tracks 4, 8)