Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Remember Then
The Earls 2:12
2 The Great Pretender
The Platters 5 2:40
3 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 2:19
4 I Love How You Love Me
The Paris Sisters 2:07
5 One Fine Day
The Chiffons 2:07
6 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:16
7 You Belong to Me
The Duprees 2:45
8 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 2:32
9 Born Too Late
The Poni-Tails 2:18
10 My Special Angel
Bobby Helms 2:59
11 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2:23
12 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:08
13 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 5 1:36
14 Big Man
The Four Preps 2:22
15 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:14
16 Book of Love
The Monotones 5 2:20
17 Earth Angel
The Crew-Cuts 2:55
18 Where or When
Dion & The Belmonts 2:38
19 I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos 3:23
20 It's Almost Tomorrow
The Dream Weavers 2:47
21 Daddy's Home
Shep & The Limelites 2:53
22 Sorry (I Ran All the Way Home)
The Impalas 2:33
23 Sixteen Candles
The Crests 2:52
24 Little Star
The Elegants 2:42
25 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:41
26 In the Still of the Night
The Five Satins 3:00
27 Sincerely
The Moonglows 3:11
28 Mr Sandman
The Chordettes 2:24
29 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 2:21
30 The Three Bells
The Browns 2:50

Credits

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drums (drum set) [drums]:
Willie Morrow (track 13)
bass guitar:
Willie Dixon (1954-10) (track 27)
membranophone:
Wesley Landers (Jazz drummer) (1954-10) (track 27)
guitar:
Walter Scott (US blues guitarist) (1954-10) (track 27)
double bass:
Albert Hill (double bassist) (track 13)
piano:
Johnny Young (jazz pianist) (1954-10) (track 27)
tenor saxophone:
Eddie Chamblee (1954-10) (track 27)
additional writer:
George Goldner (track 3)
Jimmy Merchant (track 3)
Herman Santiago (singer for Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers) (track 3)
arranger:
Hank Levine (track 4)
Phil Spector (track 4)
background vocals:
Albeth Paris (track 4)
Sherrell Paris (track 4)
Phil Spector (track 4)
baritone vocals:
Charles Thomas (The Zodiacs) (track 13)
Harvey Fuqua (1954-10) (track 27)
bass vocals:
Prentiss Barnes (1954-10) (track 27)
composer:
Carole King (track 5)
Buck Ram (track 2)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 13)
Alan Freed (– 1954-10) (track 27)
Harvey Fuqua (– 1954-10) (track 27)
engineer:
Stan Ross (Recording engineer) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 13)
Bobby Lester (1954-10) (track 27)
lead vocals [singing voice on 1st lead]:
Priscilla Paris (track 4)
lyricist:
Buck Ram (track 2)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 13)
Gerry Goffin (track 5)
Alan Freed (– 1954-10) (track 27)
Harvey Fuqua (– 1954-10) (track 27)
producer:
Phil Spector (track 4)
spoken vocals [spoken voice on 2nd lead over the instrumental break]:
Albeth Paris (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Wiley Bennett (track 13)
Pete Graves (US doo-wop vocalist, member of The Moonglows) (1954-10) (track 27)
tenor vocals [falsetto tenor]:
Henry Gaston (track 13)
writer:
Charles Baskerville (track 21)
Clarence Bassett (track 21)
Jesse Belvin (track 17)
Warren Davis (track 16)
Luther Dixon (track 23)
Harry Giosasi (track 22)
Gaynel Hodge (track 17)
Allyson R. Khent (track 23)
Larry Kolber (track 4)
Morris Levy (track 3)
Frankie Lymon (track 3)
George Malone (track 16)
Barry Mann (track 4)
Charles Patrick (track 16)
Curtis Williams (1950s doo-wop singer, member of The Penguins) (track 17)
Arthur Zwirn (track 22)
publisher:
Panther Music Corp (track 2)
Patricia Music (track 3)
Regent Music Corp. (track 27)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 13)
recorded at:
Gold Star Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1961-07 – 1961-08) (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 307) (track 3)
cover recording of:
I Love How You Love Me (1961-07 – 1961-08) (track 4)
is based on:
later translated versions:
Roadie-Lied (track 13)
later versions:
Histoire d'amour (track 16)
recording of:
16 Candles (track 23)
Book of Love (track 16)
Daddy's Home (track 21)
One Fine Day (Carole King song) (track 5)
Sincerely (track 27)
Stay (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 16)