Tracklist

CD 1: Disc 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Honey Hush
The Johnny Burnette Trio 2:04
2 C'mon Everybody
Eddie Cochran 1:57
3 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:43
4 Hound Dog
Elvis Presley 3.65 2:17
5 Great Balls Of Fire
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:52
6 Peggy Sue
Buddy Holly 4.65 2:30
7 La Bamba
Ritchie Valens 5 2:09
8 At The Hop
Danny & The Juniors 3.5 2:32
9 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 2:10
10 Splish Splash
Bobby Darin 2:14
11 Bird Dog
The Everly Brothers 2:17
12 Betty Lou Got A New Pair Of Shoes
Bobby Freeman 2:28
13 Well... All Right
Buddy Holly 2:16
14 Bluejean Bop
Gene Vincent 2:23
15 The Twist
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters 4 2:35
16 I Got Stung
Elvis Presley 1:51
17 I'm Walkin'
Fats Domino 2:00
18 Down The Line
Ricky Nelson 2:33
19 Chantilly Lace
The Big Bopper 2:23
20 Rebel Rouser
Duane Eddy 3 2:24
21 Well I'm Your Man
Johnny Tillotson 2:17
22 Itchy Twitchy Feeling
Bobby Hendricks 2:29
23 I Like Love
Roy Orbison 2:32
24 Willie And The Hand Jive
Johnny Otis 2:36
25 High Class Baby
Cliff Richard 2:11
CD 2: Disc 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 All Shook Up
Elvis Presley 2:02
2 That'll Be The Day
Buddy Holly 2:17
3 High School Confidential
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:30
4 Bye Bye Love
The Everly Brothers 2:21
5 Sweet Little Sixteen
Chuck Berry 3.35 3:05
6 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:10
7 Lucille
Little Richard 2:27
8 Reet Petite
Jackie Wilson 2:45
9 There's Good Rockin' Tonight
Ricky Nelson 1:54
10 Rock And Roll Is Here To Stay
Danny & The Juniors 2:31
11 Hard Headed Woman
Elvis Presley 1:58
12 Rave On
Buddy Holly 1:53
13 Rockin' Robin
Bobby Day 2:36
14 Whole Lotta Lovin'
Fats Domino 1:42
15 Fast Freight
Arvee Allens 2:04
16 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 2:01
17 Stupid Cupid
Connie Francis 2:17
18 Say Mama
Gene Vincent 2:14
19 Mercy
The Collins Kids 2:05
20 All I Have To Do Is Dream
The Everly Brothers 2:21
21 Rumble
Link Wray & His Raymen 2:29
22 Maybellene
Chuck Berry 3.6 2:24
23 Rock Billy Boogie
The Johnny Burnette Trio 2:34
24 Flip, Flop And Fly
Big Joe Turner 2:48
25 Good Golly Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:09
CD 3: Disc 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Around The Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:13
2 Jeannie Jeannie Jeannie
Eddie Cochran 2:22
3 Come On Let's Go
Ritchie Valens 2:03
4 Roll Over Beethoven
Chuck Berry 4.5 2:24
5 Heartbreak Hotel
Elvis Presley 3.75 2:10
6 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:22
7 Cannonball
Duane Eddy 1:56
8 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:16
9 Tear It Up
The Johnny Burnette Trio 1:55
10 Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley 2:34
11 Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:54
12 Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison 2:12
13 Shake, Rattle And Roll
Big Joe Turner 3:01
14 Claudette
The Everly Brothers 2:13
15 Black Slacks
Joe Bennett & The Sparkletones 2:08
16 Shirley Lee
Ricky Nelson 2:00
17 Not Fade Away
Buddy Holly 2:18
18 Keep A Knockin'
Little Richard 2:18
19 The Purple People Eater
Sheb Wooley 3 2:15
20 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:12
21 Modern Romance
Sanford Clark 2:03
22 Be Bop A Lula
Gene Vincent 5 2:36
23 Move It
Cliff Richard 2:23
24 Breathless
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:43
25 Wake Up Little Susie
The Everly Brothers 5 1:59

Credits

CD 1: Disc 1

drums:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 3)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 3)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 3)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 3)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 4)
composer:
Duane Eddy (track 20)
Lee Hazlewood (track 20)
Johnny Otis (track 24)
Ian Samwell (track 25)
Mike Stoller (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
Hank Ballard (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 3)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 4)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 3)
lyricist:
Johnny Otis (track 24)
Hank Ballard (track 15)
Jerry Leiber (track 4)
Ritchie Valens (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 3)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 4)
Erick Labson (track 3)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 3)
Bob Keane (track 7)
recording engineer:
Larry Levine (track 7)
Stan Ross (Recording engineer) (track 7)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 6)
Jerry Capehart (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 6)
John Madara (track 8)
Norman Petty (track 6)
Arthur Singer (track 8)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 8)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 9)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 9)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 9)
publisher:
EMI Unart Catalog (track 2)
Venice Music (track 9)
Embassy Music Corporation (2016-06 –) (track 15)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 194) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 346) (track 7)
cover recording of:
Hound Dog (1956-07-02) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Found God (track 4)
La Bible (track 7)
Афанасий (track 3)
later translated versions:
Eddie sois bon (track 3)
Johnny B. Good (track 3)
Johnny B. Goode (track 3)
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 6)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 3)
L'Oncle John (track 9)
recording of:
At the Hop (track 8)
C’mon Everybody (track 2)
High Class Baby (track 25)
La Bamba (additional lyrics by Ritchie Valens) (track 7)
Long Tall Sally (track 9)
Peggy Sue (track 6)
Rebel-'Rouser (track 20)
The Twist (track 15)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 3)
Swing the Mood (tracks 2, 4, 8)
version of:
La bamba (track 7)

CD 2: Disc 2

drums:
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 5)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 22)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 22)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 22)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 22)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 5)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 22)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 5)
composer:
Claude Demetrius (track 11)
Chuck Berry (tracks 5, 22)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 22)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 5)
lyricist:
Claude Demetrius (track 11)
Chuck Berry (tracks 5, 22)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 5, 22)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 22)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 5)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 1)
Jerry Capehart (track 16)
Eddie Cochran (track 16)
Elvis Presley (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 22)
publisher:
American Music (track 16)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 5)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 5)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 22)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 22)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 16)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 5)
later parody versions:
Vaivaisen luut (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Estremécete (track 1)
later versions:
Maybellene (track 22)
recording of:
All Shook Up (track 1)
Hard Headed Woman (track 11)
Summertime Blues (track 16)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 22)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-12) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (track 1)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 16)

CD 3: Disc 3

drumset [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 22)
bass guitar:
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-21) (track 24)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 4)
drums:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 8)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 4)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-21) (track 24)
guitar:
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 8)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 4)
Roland Janes (1958-01-21) (track 24)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-21) (track 24)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (1956-05-04) (track 22)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 22)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 4)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 22)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 4)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 24)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 5)
composer:
Ian Samwell (track 23)
Mike Stoller (track 10)
Sheb Wooley (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 4)
Otis Blackwell (track 24)
Chuck Rio (track 20)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 8)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 5)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 4)
lyricist:
Sheb Wooley (track 19)
Chuck Berry (track 4)
Otis Blackwell (track 24)
Chuck Rio (track 20)
Jerry Leiber (track 10)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 8)
mastering:
Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer) (track 5)
Erick Labson (track 4)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 4)
Jack Clement (track 24)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 24)
vocals:
Ben Speer (track 5)
Gordon Stoker (track 5)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 8)
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 22)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-21) (track 24)
writer:
Mae Boren Axton (track 5)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 25)
Felice Bryant (track 25)
Tex Davis (track 22)
Thomas Durden (track 5)
Roy Hall (US rockabilly pianist & songwriter) (track 11)
Elvis Presley (track 5)
Gene Vincent (track 22)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1958) (track 24)
Bear Family Records (1997 –) (track 19)
publisher:
Channel Music Co. (track 19)
Hi Lo Music (track 8)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 10)
Mike Stoller Music (ASCAP) (track 10)
Obie Music Inc. (track 24)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 5, 10)
recorded at:
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 22)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 45) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 311) (track 25)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (track 22)
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 20)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 20)
later parody versions:
Cut-Rate Hotel (track 5)
H.B. Hotel (track 5)
Jail Got Rocked (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Bullhouse Rock (track 10)
later translated versions:
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 22)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 8)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 4)
Zuchthaus Rock (track 10)
監獄ロック (track 10)
later versions:
Chanson magique (Move It) (track 23)
Correte Beethoven (track 4)
recording of:
Jailhouse Rock (track 10)
Move It (track 23)
Tequila (track 20)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 8)
Heartbreak Hotel (1956-01-10) (track 5)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 4)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 22)
The Purple People Eater (1958) (track 19)
Breathless (1958-01-21) (track 24)
referred to in medleys:
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 8, 11)
Raggarkungen (tracks 5, 8)
Swing the Mood (tracks 10, 25)

Release

ASIN: UK: B001PA7P2K [info]