Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Surfin' Safari
2:07
2 Surfin' USA
4.65 2:29
3 Surfer Girl
2:26
4 409
2:00
5 Fun, Fun, Fun
2:16
6 I Get Around
2:11
7 Dance, Dance, Dance
2:00
8 When I Grow Up (To Be a Man)
2:03
9 Help Me Rhonda
3 2:47
10 California Girls
2:38
11 Barbara Ann
5 2:06
12 Sloop John B
5 2:57
13 Wouldn't It Be Nice
4.5 2:24
14 God Only Knows
2:49
15 Good Vibrations
4.4 3:37
16 Heroes and Villains
3:37

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (1966-01-22) (track 13)
Ray Pohlman (1966-01-22) (track 13)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Hal Blaine (track 9)
Hal Blaine (1966-01-22) (track 13)
bass guitar:
Carol Kaye (track 9)
Lyle Ritz (1966-01-22) (track 13)
trumpet:
Roy Caton (1966-01-22) (track 13)
mandoguitar:
Barney Kessel (1966-01-22) (track 13)
guitar:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Bill Pitman (1966-01-22) (track 13)
percussion:
Frank Capp (1966-01-22) (track 13)
piano:
Al De Lory (1966-01-22) (track 13)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
piano [track piano]:
Larry Knechtel (1966-01-22) (track 13)
accordion:
Carl Fortina (1966-01-22) (track 13)
Frank Marocco (1966-01-22) (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Jay Migliori (1966-01-22) (track 13)
12 string guitar:
Jerry Cole (1966-01-22) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (1966-01-22) (track 13)
Plas Johnson (1966-01-22) (track 13)
additional lyricist:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 9)
background vocals:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Al Jardine (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Bruce Johnston (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Gary Usher (track 4)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 3–10, 12–16)
Fred Fassert (track 11)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 4–5, 8, 10)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 7)
engineer:
Chuck Britz (track 9)
Larry Levine (1966-01-22) (track 13)
Ralph Valentin (1966-03 – 1966-04) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Al Jardine (track 9)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 2, 4)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
lyricist:
Gary Usher (track 4)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 2, 4–10, 12–13, 15)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (tracks 13–14)
Fred Fassert (track 11)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 4–8, 10, 13, 15)
Van Dyke Parks (track 16)
producer:
The Beach Boys (American rock band) (track 15)
writer:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 1)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 1)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
Cousins Music (track 11)
EMI Longitude Music (track 11)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 6, 8–9, 14–15)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
New Executive Music (track 12)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 9–10, 15)
Sea of Tunes (track 6)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 15)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 6)
Victor Music Arts (track 6)
Yamaha Music EH(CM) (track 14)
Yamaha Music Publishing (– 2017-03-31) (track 6)
Irving Music, Inc. (1964) (track 7)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
Universal Recording Studios (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Columbia Studios (Hollywood, 1961-1972) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-03 – 1966-04) (track 13)
has remixes:
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 13)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Barbara-Ann (track 11)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Marylène (Barbara-Ann) (track 11)
later parody versions:
Baa! We're Lambs! (track 11)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 5)
Help Me, Rhoda (track 9)
John 1:1 (track 5)
Servin' the Father (track 1)
later translated versions:
Fille ou garçon (track 12)
Fun Fun Fun (Japanese version) (track 5)
Ma-ry-lène (Barbara Ann) (track 11)
Sólo Dios sabe (track 14)
later versions:
Bye-bye Cherry (track 6)
recording of:
409 (track 4)
California Girls (track 10)
Fun, Fun, Fun (track 5)
God Only Knows (track 14)
Good Vibrations (Love/Wilson lyrics, common version) (track 15)
Help Me, Rhonda (track 9)
Heroes and Villains (track 16)
I Get Around (track 6)
Sloop John B (track 12)
Surfer Girl (track 3)
Surfin’ Safari (track 1)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 2)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (1966-01-22 – 1966-04-11) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Beach Boys Medley (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 9, 11, 15)
translated parody version of:
Hjelp meg Ragna (track 9)
version of:
Good Vibrations (Tony Asher lyrics) (track 15)
The John B. Sails (track 12)