Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Johnny B. Goode Chuck Berry 3.95 2:42
2 Summertime Blues Eddie Cochran 3.35 2:00
3 It's Only Make Believe Conway Twitty 2:15
4 Good Golly, Miss Molly Little Richard 2:12
5 Don't You Just Know It Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns 2:28
6 Tears on My Pillow Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:15
7 Yakety Yak The Coasters 4 1:53
8 Rebel-'Rouser Duane Eddy 3.5 2:24
9 Get a Job The Silhouettes 4 2:49
10 Splish Splash Bobby Darin 3 2:09
11 Tequila The Champs 5 2:17
12 Maybe The Chantels 2:41
13 Sweet Little Sixteen Chuck Berry 4.25 3:05
14 Oh, Boy! The Crickets 2:10
15 Little Star The Elegants 2:41
16 Book of Love The Monotones 2:25
17 Breathless Jerry Lee Lewis 4 2:43
18 Endless Sleep Jody Reynolds 2:30
19 Rock-In Robin Bobby Day 3 2:37
20 Chantilly Lace The Big Bopper 5 2:24
21 To Know Him, Is to Love Him The Teddy Bears 2:25
22 Do You Wanna Dance Bobby Freeman 2:38
23 Just a Dream Jimmy Clanton 2:32

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Jasper Thomas (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-01-21) (track 17)
bass guitar:
Jay W. Brown (1958-01-21) (track 17)
membranophone:
Earl Palmer (1956-10-15) (track 4)
guitar:
Roy Montrell (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Roland Janes (1958-01-21) (track 17)
Billy Lee Riley (1958-01-21) (track 17)
bass:
Frank Fields (1956-10-15) (track 4)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 1)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
piano:
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis (Rock & Roll pianist, “The Killer”) (1958-01-21) (track 17)
baritone saxophone:
Alvin “Red” Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 4)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1956-10-15) (track 4)
composer:
Sylvester Bradford (track 6)
Jimmy Clanton (track 23)
Duane Eddy (track 8)
Lee Hazlewood (track 8)
Cosimo Matassa (track 23)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Otis Blackwell (American pianist, singer and songwriter) (track 17)
Bobby Freeman (track 22)
Jody Reynolds (track 18)
Chuck Rio (Daniel Flores) (track 11)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 1)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 13)
J.P. Richardson (track 20)
Otis Blackwell (American pianist, singer and songwriter) (track 17)
Bobby Freeman (track 22)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 6)
Jody Reynolds (track 18)
Chuck Rio (Daniel Flores) (track 11)
Jimmie Thomas (track 19)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 1)
producer:
Herb Abramson (track 10)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1, 13)
Jack Clement (track 17)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 10)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 17)
vocals:
Jerry Lee Lewis (Rock & Roll pianist, “The Killer”) (1958-01-21) (track 17)
writer:
Earl T. Beal (track 9)
Jerry Capehart (track 2)
Eddie Cochran (track 2)
Bobby Darin (track 10)
Raymond W. Edwards (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 9)
William F. Horton (track 9)
Richard A. Lewis (member of 1950s doowop group the Silhouettes) (track 9)
John Marascalco (track 4)
Jean Murray (track 10)
Vito Picone (track 15)
Arthur Venosa (track 15)
Jack Nance (1958) (track 3)
Conway Twitty (1958) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1958) (track 17)
publisher:
American Music (publisher) (track 2)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1, 13)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1, 13)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 22)
Cedos Music (track 4)
Clockus Music Co. (track 22)
Elizabeth Music (track 18)
Glad Music Co. (track 20)
Good Music Ltd. (track 10)
Isalee Music (track 1)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 1, 13)
Ken Williams Music (track 9)
Obie Music Inc. (track 17)
Recordo Music Pub. (track 19)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 3)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
Wildcat Music (track 9)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1989 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
J&M Studio (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Sheldon Recording Studios, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Something Good by nakinyko (track 11)
sampled by:
part of:
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1958 (recordings) (number: 1) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 1)
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1958 (recordings) (number: 11) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 73) (track 2)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Rat qui roule (track 1)
Splish splash (Portuguese lyrics) (track 10)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 13)
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 11)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 11)
later parody versions:
Robbin' Robin (track 19)
Vaivaisen luut (track 2)
Афанасий (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 2)
Текила (track 11)
later translated versions:
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 22)
Eddie sois bon (track 1)
Johnny B. Good (track 1)
Johnny B. Goode (track 1)
La plaga (track 4)
Ma p'tit' chérie (track 20)
Trouve un job (track 9)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 1)
Au camp du bonheur (track 20)
Jolie Miss Molly (track 4)
part of:
Baby It’s You! (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott) (track 19)
recording of:
Chantilly Lace (track 20)
Endless Sleep (track 18)
Get a Job (track 9)
Just a Dream (track 23)
Little Star (track 15)
Rebel-'Rouser (track 8)
Rockin’ Robin (track 19)
Splish Splash (track 10)
Tears on My Pillow (track 6)
Tequila (track 11)
Good Golly Miss Molly (1956-10-15) (track 4)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 13)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 1)
Breathless (1958-01-21) (track 17)
It’s Only Make Believe (1958-05-07) (track 3)
Summertime Blues (1958-08) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Detroit Medley (track 4)
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (tracks 13, 20)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 1)

Release

ASIN:US: B000FPG1QM [info]

Release Group

part of:The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: 5) (order: 5)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/403998 [info]