Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wonderful World
Sam Cooke 4.35 2:07
2 Only the Lonely
Roy Orbison 5 2:24
3 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 4.6 2:59
4 Bye, Bye Love
The Everly Brothers 2:23
5 Reet Petite
Jackie Wilson 2:43
6 Love Letters in the Sand
Pat Boone 2:15
7 Diana
Paul Anka 5 2:22
8 True Love
Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly 3:04
9 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:28
10 La Bamba
Ritchie Valens 5 2:03
11 Only You
The Platters 2:37
12 I Put a Spell on You
Nina Simone 5 2:35
13 Sealed With a Kiss
Brian Hyland 2:37
14 Sweet Little Sixteen
Chuck Berry 3.35 3:01
15 I'm Sorry
Brenda Lee 2:38
16 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:14

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 14)
membranophone:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 16)
guitar:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 16)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 16)
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 12)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 16)
Willie Dixon (1972-03-29) (track 14)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 14)
piano:
Buck Ram (1955-04-26) (track 11)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1965-01-15) (track 12)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 14)
arranger:
Hal Mooney (track 12)
composer:
Paul Anka (track 7)
Joe Melson (track 2)
Roy Orbison (track 2)
Vincent Rose (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
Chuck Berry (track 14)
Cole Porter (track 8)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 16)
conductor:
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (track 8)
René Hall (track 1)
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Sam Cooke (track 1)
Tony Williams (1928 - 1992, USA, lead singer of the Platters, Samuel E. Williams) (1955-04-26) (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 14)
lyricist:
Paul Anka (track 7)
Chuck Berry (track 14)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 9)
Cole Porter (track 8)
Larry Stock (track 9)
Ritchie Valens (track 10)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 16)
orchestra:
producer:
Bob Keane (track 10)
Hal Mooney (track 12)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 14)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 3)
recording engineer:
Larry Levine (track 10)
Stan Ross (Recording engineer) (track 10)
spoken vocals [dialogue]:
Wolfman Jack (1955-04-26) (track 11)
vocals:
Bing Crosby (track 8)
Grace Kelly (US film actress) (track 8)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 16)
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 3)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1965-01-15) (track 12)
writer:
Lou Adler (track 1)
Dub Albritton (track 15)
Herb Alpert (track 1)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 4)
Felice Bryant (track 4)
Sam Cooke (track 1)
Ben E. King (track 3)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
Buck Ram (track 11)
Ande Rand (track 11)
Ronnie Self (track 15)
Mike Stoller (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 3)
publisher:
ABKCO Music Ltd. (track 1)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 14)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 14)
EMI Longitude Music (track 10)
Epa Publishing (track 7)
Hi Lo Music (track 16)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 3)
House of Bryant Publications (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 4)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 3)
Trio Music (track 3)
Unichappell Music (track 3)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 8)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (1956) (track 12)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (1956) (track 12)
was commissioned by:
recorded at:
has remixes:
Blue Suede Shoes (test acetate) by Carl Perkins (track 16)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 3)
sampled by:
For You by Serena Ryder (track 12)
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 16)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 346) (track 10)
cover recording of:
I Put a Spell on You (1965-01-15) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 14)
later parody versions:
Krásný Pepek (track 7)
La Bible (track 10)
Mia (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 3)
Diana (track 7)
Diana (track 7)
Diana (track 7)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 16)
Oh, nur Du (track 11)
Only You (Immer du) (track 11)
Pregherò (track 3)
Premier matin (track 8)
Samo tij (track 11)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 3)
Stand by Me (track 3)
Sólo tú (track 11)
Đến bên em (track 3)
ダイアナ (track 7)
二人世界 (track 1)
緊靠一起 (track 3)
later versions:
Diana (Raul Seixas version) (track 7)
Stand by Me (track 3)
part of:
High Society (1956 film) (track 8)
High Society (stage musical) (track 8)
recording of:
Blueberry Hill (track 9)
Bye Bye Love (track 4)
Diana (track 7)
I’m Sorry (Brenda Lee song, 1960) (track 15)
La Bamba (additional lyrics by Ritchie Valens) (track 10)
Wonderful World (track 1)
Only You (And You Alone) (Platters song) (1955-04-26) (track 11)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 16)
True Love (High Society) (1956-02-02) (track 8)
Only the Lonely (1960-05) (track 2)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 3)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1972-03-29) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 2)
Good Old Rock 'N Roll (tracks 14, 16)
Raggarkungen (tracks 11, 16)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 2)
version of:
La bamba (track 10)

Release Group

part of: Media’s affenstarke (number: 01)