Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Gang That Sang "Heart of My Heart"
The Four Aces 2:30
2 Little Darlin’
The Diamonds 2:08
3 April Love
Pat Boone 2:42
4 Earth Angel
The Crew-Cuts 2:55
5 Dance With Me Henry (Wallflower)
Georgia Gibbs 2:19
6 The Green Door
Jim Lowe 2:14
7 Teach Me Tonight
The DeCastro Sisters 2:47
8 Picnic
The McGuire Sisters 2:45
9 Crazy
Patsy Cline 5 2:44
10 Old Cape Cod
Patti Page 2:36
11 Hearts of Stone
The Fontane Sisters 2:05
12 Suddenly, There’s a Valley
Gogi Grant 2:58
13 Pretend
Nat King Cole 2:44
14 You’re Not Somebody Till Somebody Loves You
Dean Martin 2:13
15 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
The Platters 2:39
16 Allegheny Moon
Patti Page 2:55
17 Tell Me Why
The Four Aces 3:12
18 Till I Waltz Again With You
Teresa Brewer 3:00
19 Till Then
The Mills Brothers 2:37
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wanted
Perry Como 3:05
2 Eh, Cumpari
Julius La Rosa 2:27
3 Day by Day
The Four Freshmen 1:58
4 Dear Hearts and Gentle People
Dinah Shore 2:41
5 The Three Bells
The Browns 2:51
6 Since I Fell for You
Lenny Welch 2:56
7 Harbor Lights
The Platters 3:10
8 Beyond the Sea
Bobby Darin 5 2:49
9 An Affair to Remember (Our Love Affair)
Vic Damone 2:48
10 Oh! My Pa-Pa (O Mein Papa)
Eddie Fisher 3:06
11 Why Don’t You Believe Me?
The Duprees 2:38
12 This Ole House
Rosemary Clooney 2:23
13 Unchained Melody
Les Baxter and His Orchestra 2:33
14 Smoke Rings
Les Paul & Mary Ford 2:58
15 Where the Boys Are
Connie Francis 2:39
16 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:23
17 Two Different Worlds
Don Rondo 3:02
18 Hernando’s Hideway
Archie Bleyer 2:35
19 Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight
The McGuire Sisters 2:52
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chances Are
Johnny Mathis 3:04
2 Break It to Me Gently
Brenda Lee 2:39
3 No, Not Much!
The Four Lads 3:19
4 Harbor Lights
Swing & Sway with Sammy Kaye 3:24
5 Patricia
Pérez Prado 2:21
6 Rock and Roll Waltz
Kay Starr 2:58
7 Sea of Heartbreak
Don Gibson 2:34
8 That Old Black Magic
Louis Prima & Keely Smith 2:57
9 Scotch and Soda
The Kingston Trio 2:35
10 Come On-A My House
Rosemary Clooney 2:01
11 It’s Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:15
12 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
Jimmie Rodgers 2:23
13 Put Your Head on My Shoulder
Paul Anka 5 2:40
14 Young Love
Sonny James 2:33
15 Lollipop
The Chordettes 2:11
16 How High the Moon
Les Paul & Mary Ford 2:08
17 Goodnight Irene
Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra & The Weavers 3:23
18 See You in September
The Tempos 2:11
19 You Belong to Me
The Duprees 2:47
CD 4: Bonus Disc
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Domani (Tomorrow)
Julius La Rosa ?:??
2 Sentimental Journey
Les Brown and His Orchestra ?:??
3 Down by the River Side
The Four Lads ?:??
4 Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy
Dinah Shore ?:??
5 Half as Much
Rosemary Clooney ?:??
6 A Guy Is a Guy
Doris Day ?:??
7 It’s Not for Me to Say
Johnny Mathis ?:??
8 Yellow Rose of Texas
Mitch Miller, His Orchestra, & Chorus ?:??
9 Round and Round
Perry Como ?:??
10 All I Have to Do Is Fream
The Everly Brothers ?:??
11 Star Dust
Billy Ward and His Dominoes ?:??
12 Anywhere I Wander
Julius La Rosa ?:??

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Dan Belloc (track 13)
Bob Davie (track 6)
Sammy Fain (track 3)
Jerome Kern (tracks 15, 15)
Frank Lavere (track 13)
Sol Marcus (track 19)
Eddie Seiler (track 19)
Guy Wood (track 19)
Lew Douglas (track 13)
Willie Nelson (track 9)
Cliff Parman (track 13)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 2)
Ben Ryan (composer) (1926) (track 1)
lyricist:
Frank Lavere (track 13)
Lew Douglas (track 13)
Otto Harbach (tracks 15, 15)
Marvin Moore (track 6)
Willie Nelson (track 9)
Cliff Parman (track 13)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 2)
Ben Ryan (composer) (1926) (track 1)
performer:
The Platters (track 15)
producer:
Buck Ram (track 15)
vocals:
Teresa Brewer (track 18)
Patsy Cline (track 9)
writer:
Jesse Belvin (track 4)
James Cavanaugh (track 14)
Gaynel Hodge (track 4)
Rudy Jackson (track 11)
Russ Morgan (Big Band orchestra leader) (track 14)
Eddie Ray (US record company executive, producer & songwriter) (track 11)
Larry Stock (track 14)
Curtis Williams (1950s doo-wop singer, member of The Penguins) (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 15, 15)
Excellorec Music (track 2)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 3)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (tracks 15, 15)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 15, 15)
arrangements:
Dym (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes) (for two violins and piano, Frolov) (tracks 15, 15)
cover recording of:
Hearts of Stone (track 11)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1958) (track 15)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Fumo negli occhi (tracks 15, 15)
part of:
Roberta (tracks 15, 15)
recording of:
April Love (track 3)
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 9)
Green Door (track 6)
Little Darlin' (track 2)
Pretend (track 13)
Till Then (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 2)

CD 2

arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 12)
Julius La Rosa (track 2)
Richard Wess (track 8)
Archie Bleyer (track 2)
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
composer:
Sammy Fain (track 4)
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Alex North (track 13)
Neil Sedaka (track 15)
Axel Stordahl (track 3)
Charles Trenet (track 8)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 9)
Paul Weston (track 3)
conductor:
Archie Bleyer (tracks 2, 18)
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
Richard Wess (1958-08-24) (track 8)
lyricist:
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Harold Adamson (track 9)
Sammy Cahn (track 3)
Howard Greenfield (track 15)
Bob Hilliard (track 4)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (track 8)
Leo McCarey (track 9)
Hy Zaret (track 13)
orchestra:
Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra (1953-12-29) (track 1)
Buddy Cole and His Orchestra (1954-05-22) (track 12)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 16)
producer:
Ahmet Ertegun (track 8)
Nesuhi Ertegun (track 8)
Al Ham (track 12)
Mitch Miller (track 12)
Jerry Wexler (track 8)
Voyle Gilmore (1955) (track 3)
publisher:
Hy Zaret (track 13)
solo castanets:
Maria Alba (track 18)
vocals:
Connie Francis (track 15)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1953-12-29) (track 1)
Rosemary Clooney (1954-05-22) (track 12)
Bobby Darin (1958-08-24) (track 8)
writer:
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 18)
Lew Douglas (track 11)
Stuart Hamblen (tracks 12, 12)
Luther King Laney (track 11)
Roy Rodde (track 11)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 16)
publisher:
EMI Longitude Music (track 15)
Frank Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 13)
Music 1 Ltd. (track 8)
arrangements:
Les Enchaînés (translated) (track 13)
cover recording of:
This Ole House (1954-05-22) (track 12)
Beyond the Sea (1958-08-24) (track 8)
later translated versions:
Yr Hen Dŷ (tracks 12, 12)
later versions:
Min idol (tracks 12, 12)
part of:
The Pajama Game (musical) (track 18)
recording of:
Day by Day (track 3)
Eh, Cumpari (track 2)
Hernando’s Hideaway (The Pajama Game) (track 18)
This Ole House (track 12)
Unchained Melody (track 13)
Venus (track 16)
Where the Boys Are (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (track 4)
Blackboard Jumble (tracks 12, 12)
version of:
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (track 8)

CD 3

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-10-30) (track 14)
arranger:
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (track 13)
Bill Holman (track 8)
background vocals:
Gordon Stoker (1956-10-30) (track 14)
composer:
Robert Allen (US songwriter/arranger/pianist) (track 3)
Paul Hampton (track 7)
Johnny Mercer (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
Paul Anka (track 13)
Morgan Lewis (1940) (track 16)
Harold Arlen (1942) (track 8)
conductor:
Don Costa (US pop music arranger & producer) (1958-08) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Sonny James (1956-10-30) (track 14)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
Paul Anka (track 13)
Hal David (track 7)
Al Stillman (track 3)
Nancy Hamilton (1940) (track 16)
Johnny Mercer (1942) (track 8)
performer:
Hugo Winterhalter (track 6)
producer:
Archie Bleyer (track 15)
vocals:
Brenda Lee (track 2)
Paul Anka (1958-08) (track 13)
writer:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 10)
Ric Cartey (track 14)
Julius Dixson (tracks 15, 15)
Sherman Edwards (track 18)
Carole Joyner (track 14)
Diane Lampert (composer) (track 2)
Jack Nance (track 11)
Beverly Ross (tracks 15, 15)
William Saroyan (track 10)
Joe Seneca (track 2)
Conway Twitty (track 11)
Sid Wayne (track 18)
publisher:
Anglo-Pic Music Co. Ltd. (tracks 15, 15)
Chappell (track 16)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (tracks 15, 15)
Lodlow Music (track 17)
Peter Maurice Music (track 10)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 14)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (France) (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 10)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 11, 16)
remixes:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (track 17)
cover recording of:
Lollipop (track 15)
Young Love (1956-10-30) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 17)
Roll on Columbia (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 17)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 17)
Lollipop (tracks 15, 15)
家へおいでよ (track 10)
later versions:
Ce diable noir (track 8)
Kom in i mitt hus (track 10)
recording of:
Goodnight Irene (track 17)
How High the Moon (track 16)
Lollipop (track 15)
No, Not Much (track 3)
Sea of Heartbreak (track 7)
Put Your Head on My Shoulder (1958-08) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Come On a’ My House (Teresa Teng version) (track 10)
Candy Medley (tracks 15, 15)

CD 4: Bonus Disc

arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 5)
composer:
Robert Allen (US songwriter/arranger/pianist) (track 7)
Oscar Brand (track 6)
Guy Wood (track 4)
Curley Williams (1951) (track 5)
conductor:
Percy Faith (1951-08-23) (track 5)
Paul Weston (1952-02-07) (track 6)
lyricist:
Oscar Brand (track 6)
Sammy Gallop (track 4)
Al Stillman (track 7)
Curley Williams (1951) (track 5)
orchestra:
Paul Weston Orchestra (1952-02-07) (track 6)
producer:
Al Ham (track 5)
Mitch Miller (track 5)
vocals:
Rosemary Clooney (1951-08-23) (track 5)
Doris Day (1952-02-07) (track 6)
writer:
Joe Shapiro (US songwriter) (1956) (track 9)
Lou Stallman (1956) (track 9)
publisher:
Ludlow Music (track 6)
cover recording of:
Half as Much (1951-08-23) (track 5)
later translated versions:
GUY IS A GUY (track 6)
Hälften så kär (track 5)
誰要你理睬 (track 6)
recording of:
Round and Round (track 9)
A Guy Is a Guy (1952-02-07) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 9)
Perry Como Medley (track 9)

Release

ASIN: US: B000EU1PMS [info]