Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:29
2 Twistin’ the Night Away
Sam Cooke 2:42
3 He’s So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:56
4 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Neil Sedaka 2 2:20
5 Get Together
The Youngbloods 4 4:39
6 Everybody’s Talkin’
Nilsson 3.75 2:46
7 Daydream Believer
The Monkees 2:59
8 Grazing in the Grass
The Friends of Distinction 2:58
9 G.T.O.
Ronny & The Daytonas 2:30
10 Tell Laura I Love Her
Ray Peterson 2:58
11 Runaround Sue
Dion 2:43
12 I Will Follow Him (Chariot)
Peggy March 2:30
13 A Little Bit of Soul
The Music Explosion 2:16
14 The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)
The Tokens 2:44
15 These Eyes
The Guess Who 2 3:47
16 California Dreamin’
The Mamas & the Papas 4.45 2:41
17 The Letter
The Box Tops 5 2:03
18 Stuck on You
Elvis Presley 1 2:23
19 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 1:38
20 Aquarius / Let the Sunshine In
The 5th Dimension 5 4:47

Credits

Medium 1

drums:
Hal Blaine (track 20)
guitar:
P.F. Sloan (track 16)
bass:
Joe Osborne (track 20)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (track 20)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 18)
arranger:
Bob Alcivar (tracks 20, 20)
Bill Holman (tracks 20, 20)
Bones Howe (tracks 20, 20)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 18)
assistant producer:
Ann McClelland (track 20)
audio engineer:
David Greene (engineer recording, mixing) (track 15)
Elliot Scheiner (track 15)
composer:
Jeff Barry (track 10)
Sam Cooke (track 2)
Solomon Linda (track 14)
Ernie Maresca (track 11)
Philemon Hou (track 8)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 3)
Fred Neil (track 6)
Chet Powers (track 5)
J. Leslie McFarland (composer) (1960-03-20) (track 18)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 18)
Bones Howe (tracks 16, 20)
lead vocals:
Sam Cooke (track 2)
Elvis Presley (track 18)
lyricist:
Sam Cooke (track 2)
Dion (US singer-songerwriter, blends doo-wop, pop rock & R&B) (track 11)
Harry Elston (track 8)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 3)
Fred Neil (track 6)
Chet Powers (track 5)
Ben Raleigh (track 10)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (1960-03-20) (track 18)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 14)
mastering:
George Marino (track 18)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (track 18)
David Bendeth (track 18)
performer:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 20)
Florence LaRue (track 20)
Marilyn McCoo (track 20)
Lamonte McLemore (track 20)
Ron Townson (track 20)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 16)
Dan Penn (track 17)
Jack Richardson (track 15)
Bones Howe (track 20)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 16)
sound engineer:
Bones Howe (track 20)
vocals arranger:
Bob Alcivar (track 20)
writer:
Randall Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 15)
Luigi Creatore (track 14)
Burton Cummings (track 15)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 20)
Hugo Peretti (track 14)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 16)
Michelle Phillips (track 16)
James Rado (track 20)
Gerome Ragni (track 20)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 14)
John Carter (songwriter & producer, b. 1942) (1964) (track 13)
Ken Lewis (manager/songwriter for 60s groups, incl. Flower Pot Men) (1964) (track 13)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 14)
Bronx Soul Music (track 11)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 5)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 16)
Mijac Music (track 11)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 16)
Trousdale Music (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 11)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 16)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
Everybody’s Talkin’ (studio remix) by Nilsson (track 6)
sampled by:
The Art of Noise by Cee-Lo Green feat. Pharrell (track 15)
part of:
cover recording of:
Let's Get Together (track 5)
Runaround Sue (track 11)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 16)
Romantic Letter (track 17)
later translated versions:
California Dreaming (track 16)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 16)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 16)
Kirje (track 17)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 16)
La carta (track 17)
浮気なスー (track 11)
later versions:
Dis à Laura (Tell Laura I love her) (track 10)
My Sweet Lord (track 3)
Pauvre Laura (track 10)
Une lettre (track 17)
medley of:
Aquarius (from “Hair”) (track 20)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 14)
recording of:
Grazing in the Grass (vocal version) (track 8)
Stuck on You (track 18)
The Letter (track 17)
These Eyes (track 15)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 3)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 16)
version of:
Grazing in the Grass (instrumental) (track 8)
Wimoweh (track 14)