Tracklist

8cm CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Tutti-Frutti
4.65 2:26
2 Good Golly, Miss Molly
2:12
3 Slippin' and Slidin' (Peepin' and Hidin')
2:45
4 The Girl Can't Help It
2:30

Credits

8cm CD 1

recorded in:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 1)
drums (drum set):
Earl Palmer (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Earl Palmer (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Earl Palmer (1956-10-16) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Frank Fields (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Frank Fields (1956-10-16) (track 4)
membranophone:
Earl Palmer (1956-10-15) (track 2)
guitar:
Justin Adams (1950s session guitarist) (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Edgar Blanchard (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Roy Montrell (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Roy Montrell (1956-10-16) (track 4)
bass:
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Frank Fields (1956-10-15) (track 2)
piano:
Melvin Dowden (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Little Richard (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Little Richard (1956-10-16) (track 4)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-10-16) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-16) (track 4)
background vocals:
Junior Gordon (1956-10-16) (track 4)
Art Neville (1956-10-16) (track 4)
Adolph Smith (1950s vocalist, guitarist & songwriter) (1956-10-16) (track 4)
William Tircuit (1950s vocalist) (1956-10-16) (track 4)
composer:
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 1)
Joe Lubin (track 1)
Bobby Troup (track 4)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Little Richard (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 2)
Little Richard (1956-10-16) (track 4)
lyricist:
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 1)
Bobby Troup (track 4)
producer:
writer:
Edwin Bocage (track 3)
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 3)
John Marascalco (track 2)
James Smith (composer of “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 3)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 1)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 1)
Phonogram GmbH (1983) (track 1)
recorded at:
J&M Music Shop in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States (1955-09-14) (track 1)
J&M Studio (1956-10-15) (track 2)
compiled in:
The Girl Can't Help It (false start & master) by Little Richard (track 4)
DJ-mixes:
edits:
sampled by:
Clumsy by Fergie (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 413) (track 4)
later translated versions:
La plaga (track 2)
Tutti frutti (spanish lyrics) (track 1)
later versions:
Jolie Miss Molly (track 2)
recording of:
Tutti Frutti (1955-09-14) (track 1)
Slippin’ and Slidin’ (1956-02-07) (track 3)
Good Golly Miss Molly (1956-10-15) (track 2)
The Girl Can’t Help It (1956-10-16) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Detroit Medley (track 2)
Swing the Mood (track 1)