Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Surfin' U.S.A.
4.65 2:27
2 Fun, Fun, Fun
3 2:05
3 I Get Around
4.6 2:13
4 Don't Worry Baby
2 2:47
5 Little Deuce Coupe
3 1:40
6 When I Grow Up (to Be a Man)
2:00
7 Help Me Rhonda
4.5 3:09
8 California Girls
4 2:38
9 Barbara-Ann
5 2:08
10 Sloop John B
2:58
11 You're So Good to Me
3 2:15
12 God Only Knows
4 2:50
13 Wouldn't It Be Nice
5 2:23
14 Good Vibrations
4.15 3:37
15 Then I Kissed Her
2:17
16 Heroes and Villains
3:38
17 Darlin'
2:13
18 Do It Again
2:16
19 I Can Hear Music
2:39
20 Break Away
2:54

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Ray Pohlman (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
electric bass guitar [6-string electric bass guitar]:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 3)
Ray Pohlman (track 3)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 3)
bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (tracks 8, 15)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Al Jardine (track 3)
Lyle Ritz (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
trumpet:
Roy Caton (track 8)
Roy Caton (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
mandoguitar:
Barney Kessel (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
membranophone:
Hal Blaine (tracks 8, 15)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 3)
Hal Blaine (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
tambourine:
Billy Strange (track 8)
Ron Swallow (track 15)
organ:
Al De Lory (track 8)
Bruce Johnston (track 15)
Leon Russell (track 15)
guitar:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 15)
René Hall (track 15)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (track 8)
Al Jardine (track 15)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Bill Pitman (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
vibraphone:
Frank Capp (track 8)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jimmy Bond (track 15)
Lyle Ritz (track 8)
electric guitar:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 3)
percussion:
Frank Capp (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
percussion [rim with thin stick]:
Hal Blaine (track 3)
bass saxophone:
Jack Nimitz (track 8)
piano:
Leon Russell (track 8)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 3, 15)
Al De Lory (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
piano [track piano]:
Larry Knechtel (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
accordion:
Carl Fortina (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Frank Marocco (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
harpsichord:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 3)
baritone saxophone:
Jay Migliori (track 8)
Jay Migliori (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
12 string guitar:
Jerry Cole (track 8)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 8)
Jerry Cole (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
castanets:
Frank Capp (track 15)
timbales [timbales with brush]:
Hal Blaine (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (track 8)
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Plas Johnson (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
additional lyricist:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 7)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 8, 10)
background vocals:
Al Jardine (track 3)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 3)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 3)
Al Jardine (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Bruce Johnston (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 3)
bass vocals and lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 3)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 1)
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 5)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 2, 6, 8, 17)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 2–3, 5–8, 10–14, 16–17)
Fred Fassert (track 9)
engineer:
Chuck Britz (track 3)
instruments:
Bill Pitman (track 15)
lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 8)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 16)
Al Jardine (track 15)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 14, 17, 19)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
lyricist:
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 5)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 2–3, 6, 8, 13–14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 10–11, 13–14)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (tracks 12–13)
Fred Fassert (track 9)
Van Dyke Parks (track 16)
producer:
The Beach Boys (tracks 14, 17)
vocals:
Bruce Johnston (tracks 8, 15)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Al Jardine (track 8)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 8, 15)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 8, 15)
writer:
Jeff Barry (tracks 15, 19)
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 4)
Reggie Dunbar (track 20)
Ellie Greenwich (tracks 15, 19)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 18)
Phil Spector (tracks 15, 19)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 4, 18, 20)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 15)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 1)
Cousins Music (track 9)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 3–7, 12, 14)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 1)
Malt Shoppe Music (track 15)
New Executive Music (track 10)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 7–8, 14, 17–18)
Sea of Tunes (tracks 3–4)
Steeplechase Music (track 15)
Universal Music Careers (tracks 4–5)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (tracks 3–4)
Victor Music Arts (track 3)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 3–4)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 3–4)
mash-ups:
remixes:
God Only Knows (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 12)
God Only Knows (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 12)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 13)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 176) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Barbara-Ann (track 9)
I Can Hear Music (track 19)
Then He Kissed Me (track 15)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Baa! We're Lambs! (track 9)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 2)
Help Me, Rhoda (track 7)
John 1:1 (track 2)
later translated versions:
Et je m'en vais (And Then He Kissed Me) (track 15)
Fille ou garçon (track 10)
Fun Fun Fun (Japanese version) (track 2)
Ma-ry-lène (Barbara Ann) (track 9)
Sólo Dios sabe (track 12)
later versions:
Bye-bye Cherry (track 3)
recording of:
Break Away (track 20)
California Girls (track 8)
Darlin' (track 17)
Do It Again (track 18)
Don’t Worry Baby (track 4)
Fun, Fun, Fun (track 2)
God Only Knows (track 12)
Good Vibrations (Love/Wilson lyrics, common version) (track 14)
Help Me, Rhonda (track 7)
Heroes and Villains (track 16)
I Get Around (track 3)
Little Deuce Coupe (track 5)
Sloop John B (track 10)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 1)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
translated parody version of:
Hjelp meg Ragna (track 7)
version of:
Good Vibrations (Tony Asher lyrics) (track 14)
The John B. Sails (track 10)