Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Shake, Rattle and Roll
Big Joe Turner 5 3:03
2 (We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 4 2:14
3 Rock and Roll Music
Chuck Berry 4.35 2:33
4 Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley 3.35 2:37
5 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 4.65 2:26
6 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 3.5 2:33
7 Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:54
8 That’ll Be the Day
The Crickets 5 2:18
9 Wake Up Little Susie
The Everly Brothers 5 2:02
10 Twenty Flight Rock
Eddie Cochran 1:46
11 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:16
12 The Fool
Sanford Clark 2:44
13 Red Cadillac and a Black Moustache
Warren Smith 2:41
14 Be‐Bop‐A‐Lula
Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps 5 2:37
15 Party Doll
Buddy Knox 2:14
16 Little Bitty Pretty One
Thurston Harris & The Sharps 2:25
17 Reet Petite
Jackie Wilson 2 2:45
18 Don’t You Just Know It
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns 2:35
19 Jim Dandy
LaVern Baker 2:14
20 I’m Walkin’
Fats Domino 2:08
21 I Go Ape
Neil Sedaka 2:26
22 Bony Moronie
Larry Williams 3:08
23 Do You Wanna Dance
Bobby Freeman 2:38
24 Love Potion No.9
The Clovers 1:55
25 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:34
26 Let the Good Times Roll
Shirley & Lee 2:25
27 Willie and the Hand Jive
The Johnny Otis Show 2:37
28 Raunchy
Bill Justis 2:24
29 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ain’t That a Shame
Fats Domino 2:28
2 Bird Dog
The Everly Brothers 2:17
3 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 1:58
4 Great Balls of Fire
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:53
5 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 3 2:10
6 Blue Jean Bop
Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps 2:25
7 C’mon Everybody
Eddie Cochran 3 1:56
8 Dizzy Miss Lizzy
Larry Williams 4 2:14
9 Lucille
Little Richard 2:26
10 Breathless
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:45
11 I’m in Love Again
Fats Domino 2:02
12 She She Little Sheila
Gene Vincent 2:29
13 Brand New Cadillac
Vince Taylor & The Playboys 2:38
14 Somethin’ Else
Eddie Cochran 2:10
15 Short Fat Fannie
Larry Williams 2:25
16 Race With the Devil
Gene Vincent 2:04
17 Rockin’ Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns 2:18
18 It’s Late
Ricky Nelson 2:00
19 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 5 2:19
20 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 5 2:23
21 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:18
22 I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos 3:13
23 In the Still of the Night
The Five Satins 5 3:08
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)
Roy Orbison 5 2:27
2 Three Steps to Heaven
Eddie Cochran 2:23
3 You Got What It Takes
Marv Johnson 2:41
4 Hello Mary Lou (Goodbye Heart)
Ricky Nelson 2:20
5 Dream Lover
Bobby Darin 2:33
6 You’re Sixteen
Johnny Burnette 1:59
7 Pretty Little Angel Eyes
Curtis Lee 2:46
8 Runaround Sue
Dion 2:40
9 Big Girls Don’t Cry
The Four Seasons 3 2:27
10 Runaway
Del Shannon 5 2:20
11 Take Good Care of My Baby
Bobby Vee 2:30
12 Poetry in Motion
Johnny Tillotson 2:32
13 The Loco‐Motion
Little Eva 2:26
14 Let’s Dance
Chris Montez 2:28
15 Surfin’ USA
The Beach Boys 4.65 2:29
16 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:28
17 The Wanderer
Dion 2:43
18 Tower of Strength
Gene McDaniels 2:20
19 The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Bobby Vee 2:36
20 Cincinnati Fireball
Johnny Burnette 2:46
21 Nut Rocker
B. Bumble & The Stingers 2 2:02
22 Let There Be Drums
Sandy Nelson 2:19
23 Sherry
The Four Seasons 2:33
24 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:17
25 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 5 1:36
26 It Will Stand
The Showmen 2:23
27 What in the World’s Come Over You (feat. The Chantones)
Jack Scott 2:42
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Six‐Five Special
Don Lang 2:25
2 Move It
Cliff Richard & The Drifters 5 2:23
3 Shakin’ All Over
Johnny Kidd and The Pirates 2:22
4 Peter Gunn
Duane Eddy 2:20
5 Baby Sittin’
Bobby Angelo & The Tuxedos 2:05
6 Teach You to Rock
Tony Crombie & His Rockets 2:03
7 Ain’t Misbehavin’
Tommy Bruce and The Bruisers 2:09
8 I’m a Moody Guy
Shane Fenton & The Fentones 2:39
9 Just Like Eddie
Heinz 2:40
10 Rubber Ball
Bobby Vee 2:32
11 He’s So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:55
12 Hats Off to Larry
Del Shannon 2:02
13 Foot Tapper
The Shadows 2:35
14 The Cruel Sea
The Dakotas 2:16
15 Saturday Nite at the Duck Pond
The Cougars 2:15
16 Please Don’t Touch
Johnny Kidd and The Pirates 1:53
17 Witch Doctor
Don Lang 2:30
18 Don’t Treat Me Like a Child
Helen Shapiro 2:36
19 What Do You Want
Adam Faith 1:38
20 Only Sixteen
Craig Douglas 2:15
21 Please Don’t Tease
Cliff Richard 3:01
22 A Shot of Rhythm and Blues
Johnny Kidd and The Pirates 1:59

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 5)
other instruments:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 19)
electric bass guitar:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (track 4)
drumset [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 5)
drums:
D.J. Fontana (track 4)
Earl Palmer (1955-09-14) (track 5)
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 11)
Jerry Allison (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 3)
Earl Palmer (1957-09-11) (track 22)
guitar:
Justin Adams (1950s session guitarist) (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 11)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 11)
Rene Hall (1957-09-11) (track 22)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (1956-05-04) (track 14)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-02-25) (track 8)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 14)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Niki Sullivan (1957-02-25) (track 8)
bass:
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Ted Brinson (1957-09-11) (track 22)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 11)
Larry Welborn (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 3)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 14)
electric guitar:
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
saxophone:
John E. Oliveri (1957-09-11) (track 22)
piano:
Melvin Dowden (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 3)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-09-11) (track 22)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Jewell Grant (1957-09-11) (track 22)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Plas Johnson (1957-09-11) (track 22)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 4)
background vocals:
The Gliders (1955-12-21) (track 19)
June Clark (background vocals for The Crickets) (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Niki Sullivan (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Gary Tollett (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Ramona Tollett (1957-02-25) (track 8)
composer:
Lincoln Chase (track 19)
Bobby Freeman (track 23)
Bill Justis (track 28)
Tom King (50s & 60s songwriter) (track 29)
Joe Lubin (track 5)
Ira Mack (track 29)
Sid Manker (track 28)
Fred Mendelsohn (track 29)
Mort Shuman (track 25)
Mike Stoller (tracks 4, 24)
Chuck Berry (track 3)
Charles Calhoun (track 1)
Bobby Day (track 16)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 5)
Johnny Otis (track 27)
Lawrence E. Williams (50's rocker) (track 22)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 11)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 4)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 4)
Little Richard (1955-09-14) (track 5)
LaVern Baker (US rhythm & blues singer) (1955-12-21) (track 19)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
lyricist:
Lincoln Chase (track 19)
Bobby Freeman (track 23)
Chuck Berry (track 3)
Charles Calhoun (track 1)
Bobby Day (track 16)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 5)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 4, 24)
Johnny Otis (track 27)
Doc Pomus (track 25)
Lawrence E. Williams (50's rocker) (track 22)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 11)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 4)
performer:
Dion & The Belmonts (track 25)
producer:
Robert Blackwell (track 5)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 19)
Norman Petty (track 8)
Jerry Wexler (track 19)
vocals:
LaVern Baker (US rhythm & blues singer) (track 19)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 11)
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 14)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-09-11) (track 22)
writer:
Dave Alldred (track 15)
Jerry Allison (track 8)
Jimmy Bowen (track 15)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 9)
Felice Bryant (track 9)
Tyran Carlo (track 17)
Eddie Cochran (track 10)
Tex Davis (track 14)
Ned Fairchild (track 10)
Shirley Goodman (track 26)
Berry Gordy (track 17)
Roy Hall (US rockabilly pianist & songwriter) (track 7)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 8)
Buddy Knox (track 15)
Don Lanier (track 15)
Leonard Lee (track 26)
John Madara (track 6)
Norman Petty (track 8)
Arthur Singer (track 6)
Gene Vincent (track 14)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 6)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 5)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 3)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 23)
Clockus Music Co. (track 23)
EMI Longitude Music (track 15)
Hi Lo Music (track 11)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 4)
Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP) (track 4)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 4–5)
Phonogram GmbH (1983) (track 5)
recorded at:
J&M Music Shop in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 14)
Norman Petty Studios in Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-02-25) (track 8)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 128) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 311) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 344) (track 19)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (track 14)
later parody versions:
Jail Got Rocked (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Bullhouse Rock (track 4)
Skinnmagre høner (track 22)
later translated versions:
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 14)
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 23)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 11)
Je serai demain le maître du monde (That'll Be the Day) (track 8)
Olla võib (track 8)
Popotitos (track 22)
Tutti frutti (spanish lyrics) (track 5)
Zuchthaus Rock (track 4)
監獄ロック (track 4)
later versions:
Plus jamais (track 28)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 25)
At the Hop (track 6)
Love Potion No. 9 (track 24)
Party Doll (track 15)
Raunchy (track 28)
Red River Rock (track 29)
Twenty Flight Rock (track 10)
Tutti Frutti (1955-09-14) (track 5)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 11)
Jim Dandy (1955-12-21) (track 19)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 14)
That’ll Be the Day (1957-02-25) (track 8)
Jailhouse Rock (1957-04-30) (track 4)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 3)
Boney Maroney (1957-09-11) (track 22)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (track 10)
Raggarkungen (track 11)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 7, 11, 15)
Swing the Mood (tracks 1, 4–6, 9)

CD 2

drumset [drums]:
Bobby Mapp (1956-02) (track 23)
bass guitar:
Frank Fields (track 5)
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-21) (track 10)
drums:
Earl Palmer (track 5)
Earl Palmer (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Earl Palmer (1958-02-19) (track 8)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (track 5)
Rene Hall (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Roland Janes (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Rene Hall (1958-02-19) (track 8)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (1958-02-19) (track 8)
bass:
Ted Brinson (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Ted Brinson (1958-02-19) (track 8)
double bass:
Doug Murray (double bassist) (1956-02) (track 23)
piano:
Little Richard (track 5)
Curlee Glover (1956-02) (track 23)
Leon M. Silby (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 8)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (track 5)
Jewell Grant (1958-02-19) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (track 5)
Jesse James Jones (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Plas Johnson (1958-02-19) (track 8)
additional writer:
George Goldner (track 19)
Jimmy Merchant (track 19)
Herman Santiago (singer for Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers) (track 19)
composer:
Otis Blackwell (track 10)
Sylvester Bradford (track 21)
Dorsey Burnette (track 18)
Eddie Cochran (track 14)
Vincent Rose (track 20)
Sharon Sheeley (track 14)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 22)
Fred Parris (track 23)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 8)
Lawrence Eugene Williams (50's rocker) (1957) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (track 5)
lyricist:
Otis Blackwell (track 10)
Dorsey Burnette (track 18)
Eddie Cochran (track 14)
Sharon Sheeley (track 14)
Al Dubin (track 22)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (tracks 20–21)
Fred Parris (track 23)
Larry Stock (track 20)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 8)
Lawrence Eugene Williams (50's rocker) (1957) (track 15)
producer:
Jack Clement (track 10)
Marty Kugell (track 23)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 10)
solo saxophone:
Vinny Mazzetta (1956-02) (track 23)
spoken vocals [dialogue]:
Wolfman Jack (track 19)
vocals:
Al Denby (1956-02) (track 23)
Jim Freeman (1956-02) (track 23)
Ed Martin (1956-02) (track 23)
Nat Mosley (1956-02) (track 23)
Fred Parris (1956-02) (track 23)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 8)
writer:
Dave Bartholomew (tracks 1, 11)
Otis Blackwell (track 4)
Jerry Capehart (tracks 3, 7)
Eddie Cochran (tracks 3, 7)
Tex Davis (track 16)
Antoine Dominique Domino (tracks 1, 11)
Jack Hammer (Earl Burroughs, co-wrote Great Balls of Fire) (track 4)
Morris Levy (track 19)
Frankie Lymon (track 19)
Gene Vincent (track 16)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 5)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 5)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Everest Records (classical) (track 11)
Sun Record Company (1958) (track 10)
publisher:
American Music (track 3)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 8)
B. Feldman & Co. (track 22)
B. Feldman Ltd. (track 22)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 4, 10)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 18)
EMI Unart Catalog (track 7)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (tracks 1, 18)
Hill & Range Songs, Inc. (tracks 4, 10)
Llee Corp. (track 23)
Obie Music Inc. (track 10)
Patricia Music (track 19)
Travis Music, Inc. (track 1)
Venice Music (track 5)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 21)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 90) (track 23)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 157) (track 22)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 403) (track 7)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 3)
cover recording of:
It’s Late (track 18)
Blueberry Hill (1956-07) (track 20)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Vaivaisen luut (track 3)
later translated versions:
Sólo es un sueño (track 14)
later versions:
Elle est terrible (Somethin' Else) (track 14)
L'Oncle John (track 5)
recording of:
C’mon Everybody (track 7)
In the Still of the Night (Five Satins doo-wop song) (track 23)
I’m in Love Again (track 11)
Race with the Devil (track 16)
Somethin’ Else (track 14)
Summertime Blues (track 3)
Tears on My Pillow (track 21)
Ain’t That a Shame (1955-03-15) (track 1)
Long Tall Sally (1956-02-07) (track 5)
Short Fat Fannie (1957-04-26) (track 15)
Breathless (1958-01-21) (track 10)
Dizzy Miss Lizzy (1958-02-19) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (track 7)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 3)

CD 3

drumset [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 25)
bass guitar:
Nick Massi (tracks 9, 23)
guitar:
Tommy DeVito (tracks 9, 23)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 25)
keyboard:
Bob Gaudio (tracks 9, 23)
piano:
Bob Gaudio (tracks 9, 23)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 25)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Kim Fowley (track 21)
Marilyn Garrett (track 19)
Carole King (tracks 11, 13)
Ernie Maresca (tracks 8, 17)
Joe Melson (track 1)
Roy Orbison (track 1)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 21)
Dottie Wayne (track 19)
Ben Weisman (track 19)
Bob Gaudio (track 23)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 14)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 25)
Richard Rodgers (1934) (track 24)
conductor:
Charles Calello (track 9)
engineer:
Gordon Clark (recording engineer) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Chris Montez (track 14)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 25)
lyricist:
Ernie Maresca (track 17)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Dion (US singer-songerwriter, blends doo-wop, pop rock & R&B) (track 8)
Bob Gaudio (track 23)
Gerry Goffin (tracks 11, 13)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 14)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 25)
Lorenz Hart (1934) (track 24)
orchestrator:
Charles Calello (track 9)
producer:
Bob Crewe (tracks 9, 23)
Berry Gordy (track 3)
solo clavioline [musitron]:
Max Crook (track 10)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 25)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 25)
vocals:
Tommy DeVito (tracks 9, 23)
Bob Gaudio (tracks 9, 23)
Nick Massi (tracks 9, 23)
The Rayber Voices (track 3)
Frankie Valli (tracks 9, 23)
vocals arranger:
Nick Massi (tracks 9, 23)
writer:
Mike Anthony (US songwriter) (track 12)
Jan Berry (track 16)
Bob Cochran (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Bob Crewe (track 9)
Max Crook (track 10)
Roquel Davis (track 3)
Berry Gordy (track 3)
Gwen Gordy (known as Gwen Gordy Fuqua since 1961) (track 3)
Paul Kaufman (songwriter) (track 12)
Del Shannon (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 16)
Bob Gaudio (track 9)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 15)
Belinda Music (track 10)
BoBoB Music Corp. (track 9)
Bronx Soul Music (track 8)
Bug Music (track 10)
EMI Robbins Catalog Inc. (ASCAP) (track 24)
Kim Fowley Music (track 21)
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (track 9)
Mijac Music (track 8)
Mole Hole Music (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 8)
Vicki Music (track 10)
Fidelity Music (1959) (track 3)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 25)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (1962) (track 13)
was commissioned by:
engineered at:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 351) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 466) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Blue Moon (track 24)
Runaround Sue (track 8)
Stay (track 25)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 17)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Karkuri (track 10)
Ronomy (track 10)
later translated versions:
Blå lys (track 24)
Kohta juna lähtee (track 13)
La locomotion (track 13)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (track 17)
Maîtresse (Runaround Sue) (track 8)
Mädchenschreck (track 10)
Roadie-Lied (track 25)
シェリー (track 23)
浮気なスー (track 8)
烈火街頭 (track 10)
later versions:
Dansons (track 14)
J'irai au paradis (track 2)
Le Loco-motion (French version) (track 13)
Mon amour disparu (track 10)
Vanina (track 10)
Veille bien sur mon amour (Take Good Care of My Baby) (track 11)
recording of:
Let’s Dance (track 14)
Nutrocker (track 21)
Poetry in Motion (track 12)
Runaway (track 10)
Sherry (track 23)
Surf City (track 16)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 15)
The Loco‐Motion (track 13)
Only the Lonely (1960-05) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 1)
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (tracks 1, 23)

CD 4

composer:
Peter Chester (track 21)
Jerry Lordan (track 8)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 4)
Hank Marvin (lead guitarist of The Shadows) (track 13)
Ian Samwell (track 2)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 10)
Les Vandyke (track 19)
Bruce Welch (tracks 13, 21)
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 17)
Johnny Kidd (track 3)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 11)
Gene Pitney (track 10)
Harry Brooks (jazz pianist & songwriter) (1929) (track 7)
Fats Waller (1929) (track 7)
lyricist:
Jerry Lordan (track 8)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 4)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 10)
Les Vandyke (track 19)
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 17)
Johnny Kidd (track 3)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 11)
Gene Pitney (track 10)
Andy Razaf (1929) (track 7)
performer:
The Drifters (UK merseybeat group, later known as "The Shadows", 1959. VERY RARE!) (track 2)
The Shadows (British pop/rock band that once backed Cliff Richard) (track 21)
producer:
Norrie Paramor (tracks 2, 21)
vocals:
Cliff Richard (tracks 2, 21)
writer:
Del Shannon (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1963) (track 13)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 7)
Bourne Music Ltd. (track 17)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 7)
Elstree Music Ltd. (track 13)
Redwood Music (track 7)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 7)
arrangements:
Peter Gunn (arr. B. Baxter, for SATB chorus) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Peter Gunn (track 4)
Witch Doctor (track 17)
is the basis for:
眼看手勿動 (track 3)
later parody versions:
Oy Vay (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Wertshaus! (track 4)
later translated versions:
豪情夜 (track 11)
later versions:
Chanson magique (Move It) (track 2)
Docteur Miracle (track 17)
Jáiáó, eládió (track 4)
My Sweet Lord (track 11)
recording of:
Foot Tapper (From the film "Summer Holiday") (track 13)
Hats Off to Larry (track 12)
I'm a Moody Guy (track 8)
Move It (track 2)
Please Don't Tease (track 21)
Rubber Ball (track 10)
Shakin’ All Over (track 3)
What Do You Want? (track 19)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B0018CWWEG [info]