Tracklist

CD 1: Rock 'n' Roll Classics
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:12
2 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:52
3 Charlie Brown
The Coasters 2:16
4 Under the Boardwalk
The Drifters 5 2:42
5 Oh Boy
Wanda Jackson 2:09
6 Rebel Rouser
Duane Eddy 2:18
7 The Hucklebuck
Chubby Checker 2:26
8 Alley Oop
The Hollywood Argyles 2:39
9 Pepino the Italian Mouse
Joey Cheddar 2:51
10 Hippy Hippy Shake
The Swinging Blue Jeans 2:08
11 Ain't That a Shame
Pat Boone 2:20
12 Runaway
Del Shannon 2:28
13 Good Golly Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:06
14 Party Doll
Buddy Knox 2:15
15 Tell Him
The Exciters 2:26
16 My Boyfriend's Back
The Angels 2:14
17 Seven Little Girls Sittin' in the Backseat
Paul Evans 2:13
18 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:51
19 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:10
20 Yakety Yak
The Coasters 1:45
CD 2: Rock 'n' Roll Juke Box Hits
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sheila
Tommy Roe 2:10
2 Venus
Frankie Avalon 2:22
3 Then He Kissed Me
The Crystals 5 2:33
4 He's So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:53
5 Little Darling
The Diamonds 2:09
6 Splish Splash
Sha Na Na 2:13
7 Surfin' Bird
The Trashmen 2:17
8 Mr. Custer
Larry Verne 3:07
9 The Letter
The Box Tops 5 1:59
10 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:33
11 Stupid Cupid
Wanda Jackson 2:21
12 Hats Off to Larry
Del Shannon 2:08
13 Suzie Darling
Robin Luke 2:35
14 He's a Rebel
The Crystals 2:18
15 Wild One
Bobby Rydell 2:19
16 My Little Girl in the High School Sweater
Dee Clark 1:55
17 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:31
18 Papa Oom Mow Mow
The Rivingtons 2:16
19 Mashed Potato Time
Dee Dee Sharp 2:41
20 Keep a Knockin'
Little Richard 2:09
CD 3: Rock 'n' Roll Party Hits
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let's Have a Party
Wanda Jackson 2:17
2 Let's Twist Again
Chubby Checker 5 2:23
3 Lucille
Little Richard 2:29
4 Peppermint Twist
Joey Dee & The Starliters 2:05
5 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:11
6 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:56
7 Monster Mash
Sha Na Na 2:42
8 The Birds & The Bees
Jewel Akens 2:11
9 Do You Wanna Dance
Barry Blue 3:52
10 Shaking All Over
The Guess Who 3:05
11 Da Doo Ron Ron
The Crystals 2:24
12 Speedy Gonzales
Pat Boone 2:39
13 If I Had a Hammer
Trini Lopez 3:04
14 Jambalaya
Johnny Russell 2:19
15 Slow Twistin'
Chubby Checker 1 2:46
16 Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour on the Bedpost Overnight
Lonnie Donegan 3:29
17 The Stroll
The Diamonds 2:36
18 Bristol Stomp
The Dovells 2:23
19 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 2:04
20 Tequilla
Ace Cannon 2:39
CD 4: Rock 'n' Roll Heartbreakers
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 To Know Him Is to Love Him
The Teddy Bears 2:24
2 Dedicated to the One I Love
The Shirelles 2:16
3 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 2:29
4 Hurt
Timi Yuro 2:22
5 Hey Paula
Paul & Paula 2:32
6 One Fine Day
The Chiffons 2:16
7 Patches
Clarence Carter 3:11
8 My Guy
Mary Wells 2:47
9 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 5 3:03
10 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 2:55
11 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
B.J. Thomas 2:52
12 Just Walking in the Rain
Johnny Ray 2:49
13 My Heart Is an Open Book
Carl Dobkins Jr. 2:03
14 Whispering Grass
The Ink Spots 2:43
15 My True Love
Jack Scott 2:50
16 Rythm of the Rain
The Cascades 3.5 2:32
17 What's the Matter Babe
Timi Yuro 2:15
18 Going Out of My Head
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:34
19 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:34
20 Great Pretender
The Platters 2:33

Credits

CD 1: Rock 'n' Roll Classics

composer:
Lee Pockriss (track 17)
Mike Stoller (track 20)
Dallas Frazier (track 8)
lyricist:
Dallas Frazier (track 8)
Bob Hilliard (track 17)
Jerry Leiber (track 20)
writer:
Dave Alldred (track 14)
Jeff Barry (tracks 2, 2)
Jimmy Bowen (track 14)
Ellie Greenwich (tracks 2, 2)
Buddy Knox (track 14)
Don Lanier (track 14)
George "Shadow" Morton (tracks 2, 2)
Norman Petty (track 5)
Mike Stoller (track 3)
Bill Tilghman (track 5)
Sonny West (track 5)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Longitude Music (track 14)
part of:
cover recording of:
Leader of the Pack (track 2)
later parody versions:
Quackety‐Quack (track 20)
later translated versions:
Oh, Boy (track 5)
Sieben süße Girls (track 17)
later versions:
Flickor bak i bilen (track 17)
Le Chef de la bande (tracks 2, 2)
recording of:
Alley Oop (track 8)
Charlie Brown (track 3)
Leader of the Pack (track 2)
Oh, Boy! (track 5)
Party Doll (track 14)
Yakety Yak (track 20)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: Rock 'n' Roll Juke Box Hits

arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (1963-07) (track 3)
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 2)
composer:
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 4)
Ed Marshall (track 2)
Chip Taylor (track 10)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 5)
Gene Pitney (track 14)
conductor:
Peter de Angelis (track 2)
engineer:
Larry Levine (1963-07) (track 3)
lead vocals:
LaLa Brooks (1963-07) (track 3)
lyricist:
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 4)
Ed Marshall (track 2)
Chip Taylor (track 10)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 5)
Gene Pitney (track 14)
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 2)
producer:
Dan Penn (track 9)
Phil Spector (track 3)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 3)
Ellie Greenwich (track 3)
Phil Spector (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 2)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 3)
Excellorec Music (track 5)
Malt Shoppe Music (track 3)
Steeplechase Music (track 3)
recorded at:
part of:
cover recording of:
Wild Thing (track 10)
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 10)
Romantic Letter (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 10)
later translated versions:
Et je m'en vais (And Then He Kissed Me) (track 3)
Kirje (track 9)
La carta (track 9)
Wahnsinn (track 10)
Wahnsinn (track 10)
later versions:
My Sweet Lord (track 4)
Une lettre (track 9)
Vilken slyngel (track 14)
recording of:
He’s a Rebel (track 14)
Little Darlin' (track 5)
The Letter (track 9)
Venus (track 2)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 4)
Then He Kissed Me (1963-07) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3: Rock 'n' Roll Party Hits

bass guitar:
Frank Fields (tracks 3, 19)
drums:
Earl Palmer (tracks 3, 19)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (track 19)
Roy Montrell (track 3)
piano:
Little Richard (tracks 3, 19)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin "Red" Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (tracks 3, 19)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 3, 19)
composer:
Dave Appell (tracks 2, 2)
John Sheldon (track 15)
Johnny Kidd (track 10)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (tracks 3, 19)
lyricist:
Johnny Kidd (track 10)
Kal Mann (tracks 2, 2, 15)
writer:
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 3)
Little Richard (track 3)
Harold Logan (track 6)
Lloyd Price (track 6)
Lee Hays (1949) (track 13)
Pete Seeger (1949) (track 13)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 19)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 19)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 19)
publisher:
Kalmann Music Inc. (tracks 2, 2)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 3)
Venice Music (tracks 3, 19)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
cover recording of:
Shakin’ All Over (track 10)
is the basis for:
眼看手勿動 (track 10)
later translated versions:
Bylo by to krásný (track 13)
Datemi un martello (track 13)
Kun twistataan (tracks 2, 2)
Lucille (track 3)
Youri (track 3)
later versions:
Här kommer Mårtensson (tracks 2, 2)
L'Oncle John (track 19)
Viens danser le twist (tracks 2, 2)
recording of:
If I Had a Hammer (track 13)
Slow Twistin' (track 15)
Stagger Lee (Lloyd Price version) (track 6)
Long Tall Sally (1956-02-07) (track 19)
Lucille (1956-07-30) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 3)
Swing the Mood (tracks 2, 2)
version of:
Stagger Lee (track 6)

CD 4: Rock 'n' Roll Heartbreakers

composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 11, 11)
John Gummoe (track 16)
Carole King (track 6)
Buck Ram (track 20)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
lead vocals:
Ben E. King (track 9)
lyricist:
John Gummoe (track 16)
Buck Ram (track 20)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
Hal David (tracks 11, 11)
Gerry Goffin (track 6)
writer:
Ralph Bass (track 2)
Johnny Bragg (track 12)
Ben E. King (track 9)
Jerry Leiber (track 9)
Calvin Lewis (track 10)
Lowman Pauling (track 2)
Doc Pomus (track 19)
Robert Riley (track 12)
Mort Shuman (track 19)
Mike Stoller (track 9)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 10)
publisher:
Melodie der Welt (track 9)
Mijac Music (track 10)
Panther Music Corp (track 20)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 10)
Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1966 –) (track 10)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 9)
part of:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Mia (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (tracks 11, 11)
later translated versions:
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 9)
Stand by Me (track 9)
悲しき雨音 (track 16)
雨的旋律 (track 16)
later versions:
recording of:
My Guy (track 8)
One Fine Day (Carole King song) (track 6)
Rhythm of the Rain (track 16)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 9)
The Great Pretender (track 20)