Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Maybellene
3.6 2:22
2 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:24
3 Brown Eyed Handsome Man
3 2:19
4 School Day
4.35 2:43
5 Rock and Roll Music
4.35 2:34
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
3.35 3:02
7 Johnny B. Goode
4.15 2:41
8 Carol
3.5 2:49
9 You Never Can Tell
3.65 2:43
10 My Ding-A-Ling (single edit,live)
5 4:18
11 No Particular Place to Go
5 2:42

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 5)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (track 8)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1964-01-14) (track 9)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1964-03-26) (track 11)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 6)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 2)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 7)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1964-01-14) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 11)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 1)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Willie Dixon (1958-06-12) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1972-03-29) (track 6)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
percussion:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-06-12) (track 8)
saxophone:
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (1964-01-14) (track 9)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 5)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Paul Gayten (1958-06-12) (track 8)
Johnnie Johnson (1964-01-14) (track 9)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Leroy C. Davis (1964-01-14) (track 9)
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (1964-01-14) (track 9)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–6, 8–11)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1964-01-14) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–6, 8–11)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 7)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 9)
performer:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7–9, 11)
Willie Dixon (tracks 9, 11)
Esmond Edwards (track 10)
Chuck Berry (tracks 9, 11)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1964) (track 9)
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 1, 3–4)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 2–6)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 8)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 8)
Tristan Music Ltd. (track 9)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-12-15) (track 4)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 128) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 375) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later parody versions:
Афанасий (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Carol (track 8)
later translated versions:
Eddie sois bon (track 7)
Johnny B. Good (track 7)
Johnny B. Goode (track 7)
Oh Dearne (track 8)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 2)
Schuitog (track 4)
Ô Carole (track 8)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 7)
Correte Beethoven (track 2)
Détective privé (track 3)
Maybellene (track 1)
live recording of:
My Ding-A-Ling (1972-02-03) (track 10)
recording of:
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 1)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Brown Eyed Handsome Man (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 5)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 7)
Carol (1958-06-12) (track 8)
You Never Can Tell (1964-01-14) (track 9)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 11)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1972-03-29) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 7)