Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:26
2 Carol
2:24
3 Rock and Roll Music
4.35 2:34
4 Johnny B. Goode
4.15 2:38
5 Little Queenie
2:42
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
3.35 3:01
7 My Ding a Ling
4:16
8 Maybellene
3.6 2:18
9 Memphis, Tennessee
2:10
10 Let It Rock
1:46
11 Nadine
2:30
12 No Particular Place to Go
5 2:41
13 Oh Baby Doll
2:14
14 Promised Land
2:29
15 Reelin' and Rockin'
3 3:17
16 School Day
4.35 2:41
17 Sweet Little Rock and Roller
2:14
18 Thirty Days (to Come Back Home)
3 2:24
19 Good Lovin' Woman
2:19
20 You Never Can Tell
2:36
21 Almost Grown
2 2:21
22 Bring Another Drink
2:24
23 C.C. Rider
4:12
24 I Really Do Love You
2:29
25 Goodnight, Well It's Time to Go
2:20

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Fred Below (track 10)
Ebby Hardy (track 18)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 3)
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (track 15)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Fred Below (1959-01) (track 5)
Fred Below (1959-02) (track 21)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1964-03-26) (track 12)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 6)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 1)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 4)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (tracks 10, 18)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 5)
Bo Diddley (1959-02) (track 21)
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 21)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 12)
bass:
Willie Dixon (tracks 10, 18)
Willie Dixon (1959-01) (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1959-02) (track 21)
maracas:
Jerome Green (track 18)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 8)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 3)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 15)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Willie Dixon (1959-02) (track 21)
Willie Dixon (1972-03-29) (track 6)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (tracks 10, 18)
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 3)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-12) (track 15)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-01) (track 5)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-02) (track 21)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 1)
background vocals:
Etta James (1959-02) (track 21)
The Marquees (1959-02) (track 21)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 3, 5–6, 8–10, 12, 15–16, 18, 21)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (tracks 10, 18)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 21)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 3, 5–6, 8–10, 12, 15–16, 18, 21)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 4)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1, 4–6, 8, 10, 12, 15–16, 18, 21)
performer:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 16)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1, 4, 8, 12, 16)
Willie Dixon (track 12)
Chuck Berry (track 12)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (tracks 6, 15)
vocals:
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 21)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 8, 16, 18)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 15–16)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 5–6)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-12-15) (track 16)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 128) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Memphis Tennessee (track 9)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later parody versions:
Memphis, Tennessee (track 9)
Афанасий (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Autostop (track 5)
Eddie sois bon (track 4)
Johnny B. Good (track 4)
Johnny B. Goode (track 4)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 1)
Schuitog (track 16)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 4)
Correte Beethoven (track 1)
Donne-moi une idée (track 16)
Maybellene (track 8)
recording of:
Let It Rock (track 10)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 9)
Thirty Days (track 18)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 8)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 1)
School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes the Bell) (1956-12-15) (track 16)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 3)
Reelin’ and Rockin’ (1957-12) (track 15)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 4)
Little Queenie (1959-01) (track 5)
Almost Grown (1959-02) (track 21)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 12)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1972-03-29) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 4)