Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 High School Confidential (february 1958 session - unknown take)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:05
2 High School Confidential (april 21, 1958 take 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:51
3 High School Confidential (february 14, 1958 unknown take)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:37
4 You Win Again (february 1957 fast version 1 take 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:09
5 Drinkin' Wine (november 5th, 1958 take 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:40
6 Down the Line (january 16th, 1958 take 6)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:15
7 Down the Line (january 16th, 1958 take 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:08
8 Put Me Down (april 20th, 1958 take 2)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:26
9 Put Me Down (april 20th, 1958 take 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:06
10 Let's Talk About Us (june 25th, 1959, take 4)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:01
11 Let's Talk About Us (may 25th, 1959, alternate male vocal group, take 6)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:11
12 It Hurt Me So (november 5th, 1958 take 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:43
13 It Hurt Me So (november 5th, 1958 take 4)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:41
14 Great Balls of Fire (october 6, 1958 take 6)
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:55
15 Great Balls of Fire (october 6, 1958 take 13)
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:54
16 I'll Make It All Up to You (may 1958 take 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:45
17 I'll Make It All Up to You (july 17th, 1958 take 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis 3:07
18 You're the Only Star (november 1956 take 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:14
19 Breathless (january 17th, 1958 take 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:38
20 Break-Up (july 16th, 1958 take 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:46
21 Break-Up (july 16th, 1958 take 8)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:27
22 Break-Up (july 17th, 1958 band acc. with female chorus overdub)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:39
23 I'm Feeling Sorry (september 1957 take 5)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:40
24 I'm Feeling Sorry (september 1957 take 9)
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:40
25 Elmo's Blues (acetate unknown date, piano instrumental)
Elmo Kidd Lewis 1:43

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
J.W. Brown (1957-05-30) (track 4)
Sidney Manker (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-02-14) (tracks 1, 3)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
membranophone:
Russell Smith (US 1950s drummer) (1957-05-30) (track 4)
Otis Jett (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-02-14) (track 3)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-02-14) (track 1)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
Otis Jett (1958-07-09) (track 17)
guitar:
Roland Janes (track 24)
Roland Janes (1957-05-30) (track 4)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
Roland Janes (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
Roland Janes (1958-02-14) (tracks 1, 3)
Roland Janes (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
piano:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-05-30) (track 4)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-02-14) (tracks 1, 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
Charlie Rich (1958-07-09) (track 17)
composer:
Otis Blackwell (tracks 10–11)
Roland Janes (tracks 8–9)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 4)
Jack Clement (tracks 23–24)
Roy Orbison (tracks 6–7)
Charlie Rich (track 17)
lyricist:
Otis Blackwell (tracks 10–11)
Roland Janes (tracks 8–9)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 4)
Jack Clement (tracks 23–24)
Roy Orbison (tracks 6–7)
Charlie Rich (track 17)
producer:
Bill Justis (track 17)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–9, 23–24)
Jack Clement (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–9, 17, 23–24)
vocals:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-05-30) (track 4)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-02-14) (tracks 1, 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-07-09) (track 17)
writer:
Ron Hargrave (1958-01 – 1958-01-28) (tracks 1, 3)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-01 – 1958-01-28) (tracks 1, 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1983) (track 24)
Sun Record Company (1984) (track 6)
Sun Record Company (1989) (track 3)
Sun Record Company (1993) (tracks 1, 4, 7–9, 17, 23)
publisher:
Bob Webster Music (tracks 23–24)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 3)
Hi Lo Music (track 17)
Hill & Range Songs, Inc. (tracks 1, 3)
Penron Music Publishing (tracks 1, 3)
Roy Orbison Music Company (tracks 6–7)
Roys Boys LLC (tracks 6–7)
edit of:
Great Balls of Fire (chat & take named (2.5) on BCD 17254) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 15)
I'll Make It All Up to You (false start & take named (1.2) on BCD 17254) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 16)
It Hurt Me So (take named (3) on BCD 17254) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 13)
You're the Only Star (In My Blue Heaven) (take named (1.1) on BCD 17254) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 18)
remix of:
Let's Talk About Us (undubbed master) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 11)
remixes:
I'll Make It All Up to You (guitar overdub of undubbed master) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 17)
cover recording of:
You Win Again (1957-05-30) (track 4)
Go Go Go (Down the Line) (1958-01-16 – 1958-01-18) (tracks 6–7)
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (tracks 1, 3)
later translated versions:
Confidente de secundaria (tracks 1, 3)
Nous, quand on s'embrasse (High School Confidential) (tracks 1, 3)
later versions:
Je bois du lait (tracks 10–11)
Rendez-vous (tracks 6–7)
recording of:
Let’s Talk About Us (tracks 10–11)
I’m Feelin’ Sorry (1957-09-05) (tracks 23–24)
High School Confidential (1958-02-14) (tracks 1, 3)
Put Me Down (1958-03) (tracks 8–9)
I’ll Make It All Up to You (1958-07-09) (track 17)