Tracklist

CD 1: Showcase of Golden Stars
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Bring Me Sunshine
Morecambe & Wise 1:56
2 Right Said Fred
Bernard Cribbins 2:22
3 Ernie (The Fastest Milkman in the West)
Benny Hill 3:55
4 Goodness Gracious Me
Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren 3:03
5 Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
Rolf Harris 5 2:43
6 Hole in the Bucket
Harry Belafonte & Odetta 4:16
7 Orange Coloured Sky
Nat King Cole 2:34
8 Strawberry Fair
Anthony Newley 2:20
9 What a Mouth
Tommy Steele 2:48
10 Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour
Lonnie Donegan 2:45
11 Triplets
Danny Kaye 2:14
12 Just an Old Fashioned Girl
Eartha Kitt 2:56
13 Gone Fishin’
Louis Armstrong & Bing Crosby 3:00
14 New Fangled Tango
Lena Horne 3:14
15 I See the Moon
The Stargazers 2:41
16 In the Middle of the House
Alma Cogan 2:12
17 Cowpuncher’s Cantata
Max Bygraves 3:08
18 Forty Fahsend Fevvers on a Frush
Billy Cotton 2:25
19 I Went to Your Wedding
Spike Jones 3:28
CD 2: Down Memory Lane
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cigareetes, Whusky and Wild Wild Women
Red Ingle 2:43
2 Woody Woodpecker Song
Danny Kaye & Andrews Sisters 2:11
3 Spaniard That Blighted My Life
Bing Crosby & Al Jolson 3:16
4 Open the Door, Richard
Louis Jordan 3:05
5 Your Feets Too Big
Fats Waller 3:09
6 All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth
Spike Jones 3:11
7 Dry Bones
Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians 2:20
8 One Meat Ball
Andrews Sisters 2:54
9 I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Coconuts
Danny Kaye 2:29
10 Mairzy Doats
Pied Pipers 2:50
11 The Hut-Hut Song
Billy Cotton with Dolly Elsie 2:33
12 She Had to Go and Lose It at the Astor
Harry Roy 2:50
13 The Stately Homes of England
Noel Coward 3:18
14 Three Little Fishes
Bebe Daniels and Ben Lyon 2:57
15 Siegfried Line
Flanagan and Allen 2:47
16 Walter, Walter Lead Me to the Alter
Gracie Fields 2:32
17 My Little Stick of Blackpool Rock
George Formby 3:07
18 With Her Head Tucked Under Her Arm
Stanley Holloway 4:39
19 Mary From the Dairy
Max Miller 3:16
CD 3: Remembering the 60s
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Intro & Outro
The Bonzo Dog Band 3:05
2 Lily the Pink
The Scaffold 4:24
3 I'm Henry the Eighth (I Am)
Herman’s Hermits 1:52
4 Shame and Scandal in the Family
Lance Percival 2:19
5 Jake the Peg
Rolf Harris 3:49
6 Boom-oo-yatta-ta-ta
Morecambe & Wise 4:01
7 A Windmill in Old Amsterdam
Ronnie Hilton 4 2:52
8 Three Wheels on My Wagon
The New Christy Minstrels 3:02
9 You Know What I Mean
The Vernons Girls 2:16
10 Hole in the Ground
Bernard Cribbins 1:55
11 Speedy Gonzales
Pat Boone 2:33
12 Delaware
Perry Como 2:24
13 Bangers and Mash
Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren 2:36
14 My Old Man's a Dustman
Lonnie Donegan 3:22
15 Gather Mushrooms
Benny Hill 2:36
16 Pop Goes the Weasel
Anthony Newley 2:48
17 My Boomerang Won't Come Back
Charlie Drake 3:41
18 Donald, Where's Yer Troosers?
Andy Stewart 3:21
19 Little Boxes
Pete Seeger 1:52
CD 4: Magical Moments
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Road to Morocco
Bing Crosby & Bob Hope 2:38
2 Anything You Can Do
Ethel Merman & Ray Middleton 3:09
3 Busy Doing Nothing
Bing Crosby, William Bendix & Sir Cedric Hardwicke 3:03
4 The King's new clothes
Danny Kaye 3:35
5 The Deadwood Stage (Whip Crack-Away)
Doris Day 3:14
6 The Rain in Spain
Rex Harrison & Julie Andrews 2:43
7 You've Got to Pick a Pocket or Two
Ron Moody 2:57
8 When I See an Elephant Fly
Bruce Forsyth 2:57
9 Fings Ain't Wot They Used T'Be
Max Bygraves 2:17
10 Flash, Bang, Wollop!
Tommy Steele 3:45
11 Gee, Office Krupke
Russ Tamblyn 4:09
12 The Ugly Bug Ball
Ronnie Hilton 2:51
13 Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
The Ray Conniff Orchestra & Singers 2:05
14 The Bare Necessities
Ken Barrie & The Mike Sammes Singers 2:58
15 Never Smile at a Crocodile
Clive Peterson 2:35
16 Second Hand Rose
Shani Wallis 3:03
17 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
Max Bygraves & Acker Bilk 2:52
18 Brush Up Your Shakespeare
Brian Green & Matt Zimmermann 3:30
19 Mums and Dads
National Symphony Orchestra 2:06
CD 5: Favourites Forever!
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Laughing Policeman
Charles Penrose 2:36
2 Peaceful Street
Ernest Butcher 3:21
3 When I'm Cleaning Windows
George Formby 2:49
4 The Lion and Albert
Stanley Holloway 4:19
5 Run, Rabbit, Run
Flanagan and Allen 2:49
6 Mad Dogs and Englishmen
Noël Coward 2:52
7 Trains
Reginald Gardiner 6:35
8 The Bee Song
Arthur Askey 2:41
9 Cocktails for Two
Spike Jones and His City Slickers 3:00
10 I'm the Guy Who Found the Lost Chord
Jimmy Durante 3:00
11 Let's Do It
Eartha Kitt with Henri René & His Orchestra 3:07
12 Narcissus
Norman Wisdom & Joyce Grenfell 2:58
13 The Gnu Song
Flanders and Swann 2:47
14 Phonetic Punctuation
Victor Borge 5:58
15 I Know an Old Lady
Burl Ives 2:43
16 Nursery School
Joyce Grenfell 4:38
17 Balham, Gateway to the South
Peter Sellers 6:04
18 The Hippotamus Song
Ian Wallace 3:06
19 The Ying Tong Song
The Goons 3:28

Credits

CD 1: Showcase of Golden Stars

arranger:
Harry Belafonte (track 6)
Odetta Gordon (Holmes) (track 6)
composer:
Milton DeLugg (track 7)
Charles Kenny (songwriter, violinist) (track 13)
Nick Kenny (track 13)
Arthur Kent (track 1)
William Stein (track 7)
Meredith Willson (track 15)
lyricist:
Charles Kenny (songwriter, violinist) (track 13)
Nick Kenny (track 13)
Sylvia Dee (track 1)
Meredith Willson (track 15)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
publisher:
Frank Music Corp. (track 15)
arrangement of:
Hole in My Bucket (track 6)
cover recording of:
I See the Moon (track 15)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Bring Me Sunshine (track 1)
Gone Fishin' (track 13)
Orange Colored Sky (track 7)

CD 2: Down Memory Lane

composer:
Ramey Idriss (track 2)
George Tibbles (track 2)
Noël Coward (track 13)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (track 13)
writer:
Hughie Prince (1939) (track 12)
Don Raye (1939) (track 12)
part of:
Operette (Noël Coward musical) (number) (track 13)
recording of:

CD 3: Remembering the 60s

composer:
Fred Murray (composer, possibly English) (track 3)
Malvina Reynolds (track 19)
Irving Gordon (1959) (track 12)
lyricist:
Malvina Reynolds (track 19)
R. P. Weston (1910) (track 3)
Irving Gordon (1959) (track 12)
writer:
Peter Buchanan (track 14)
Ted Dicks (track 7)
Lonnie Donegan (track 14)
Myles Rudge (track 7)
Beverley Thorn (track 14)
publisher:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Herman's Sermon (track 3)
later translated versions:
Chlini Hüsli (track 19)
Chlyni Truckli (track 19)
Petites boîtes (track 19)
recording of:
Delaware (track 12)
Little Boxes (track 19)

CD 4: Magical Moments

composer:
Lionel Bart (track 9)
Irving Berlin (track 2)
lyricist:
Lionel Bart (track 9)
Irving Berlin (track 2)
writer:
Richard M. Sherman (track 12)
Robert B. Sherman (track 12)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Wonderland Music Company, Inc. (1963) (track 12)
part of:
Annie Get Your Gun (track 2)
recording of:
Anything You Can Do (from "Annie Get Your Gun") (track 2)
Fings Ain’t Wot They Used t’Be (Fings Ain’t Wot They Used t’Be) (track 9)
The Ugly Bug Ball (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5: Favourites Forever!

composer:
Noël Coward (tracks 6, 6)
lyricist:
Noël Coward (tracks 6, 6)
recording engineer:
Noël Coward (1932-09-03) (track 6)
writer:
Fred Cliffe (track 3)
George Formby (Musical Film Star 1904-1961) (track 3)
Harry Gifford (track 3)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
Words and Music (number) (tracks 6, 6)
recording of:
Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1932-09-03) (track 6)
Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1932-09-20) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B00002MRVI [info]