Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cry for a Shadow
The Beatles feat. Tony Sheridan 2:25
2 Dizzy Miss Lizzy
Larry Williams 4 2:13
3 Venus
Shocking Blue 4 3:02
4 Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes 3:10
5 Twist & Shout
The Isley Brothers 3 2:31
6 It's in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song)
Betty Everett 2:17
7 Yellow River
Christie 2:46
8 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:39
9 Rock With You
The Extraordinaries 2:18
10 Only Sixteen
Craig Douglas 2:17
11 Sugar Sugar
The Archies 3.25 2:52
12 Working in a Coal Mine
Lee Dorsey 2:51
13 Reet Petite (The Finest Girl You Ever Want to Meet)
Jackie Wilson 2:46
14 Ebb Tide (single version)
The Pussycats 3:28
15 Baby Scratch My Back
Slim Harpo 2:55
16 Judy in Disguise
John Fred & His Playboy Band 2:57
17 Cadillac (single version)
The Hep Stars 2:34
18 In the Mood
The Andrews Sisters 2:51
19 Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison 2:13
20 The Birds and the Bees
Alma Cogan 2:15
21 It's My Life
The Animals 3 3:08
22 Giddy Up a Ding Dong
Freddie Bell & The Bell Boys 2:03
23 Death of a Clown
Dave Davies 3:11
24 From the Underworld
The Herd 3:19
25 That's Alright Mama (live)
Elvis Presley feat. Scotty & Bill 2:39

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 8)
drums:
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 8)
Earl Palmer (1958-02-19) (track 2)
guitar:
Rene Hall (1958-02-19) (track 2)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (1958-02-19) (track 2)
bass:
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 8)
Ted Brinson (1958-02-19) (track 2)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 8)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
Jewell Grant (1958-02-19) (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Plas Johnson (1958-02-19) (track 2)
arranger:
Joe Garland (track 18)
composer:
Rudy Clark (track 6)
Walter Donaldson (tracks 8, 8)
Carl D’Errico (track 21)
Wingy Manone (track 18)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 2)
Jeff Christie (track 7)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 3)
lyricist:
Rudy Clark (track 6)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (track 2)
Roger Atkins (track 21)
Jeff Christie (track 7)
Gus Kahn (tracks 8, 8)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 3)
Andy Razaf (track 18)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 8)
Larry Williams (50's rocker) (1958-02-19) (track 2)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 11)
Bert Russell (track 5)
Andy Kim (track 11)
Phil Medley (track 5)
publisher:
Kirshner (track 11)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
music videos:
Sugar, Sugar by The Archies (track 11)
remixes:
cover recording of:
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 8)
Twist and Shout (1962) (track 5)
is based on:
Tar Paper Stomp (track 18)
later parody versions:
Twins Came Out (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Minus (track 3)
Twist n'chat (track 5)
later translated versions:
In the Mood (Portuguese version) (track 18)
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 3)
L’Amérique (track 7)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 5)
Twist y gritos (track 5)
Vana jõgi (track 7)
Veenus (track 3)
Venus (Finnish) (track 3)
ヴィーナス (track 3)
later versions:
Douce Candy (track 11)
Twiste et chante (track 5)
recording of:
In the Mood (track 18)
It’s My Life (The Animals) (track 21)
Sugar, Sugar (track 11)
Yellow River (track 7)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 8)
Dizzy Miss Lizzy (1958-02-19) (track 2)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (1969) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks 3, 11)
Swing the Mood (track 18)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (tracks 3, 11)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (tracks 3, 11)
Polka Party! (track 3)

Release

compiler: Rune Halland