Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It's Now or Never
Elvis Presley 3:17
2 Living Doll
Cliff Richard & The Drifters 2:39
3 Blueberry Hill
Fats Domino 2:21
4 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:40
5 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 5 2:50
6 Glow-Worm
The Mills Brothers 2:40
7 Limbo Rock
Chubby Checker 2:27
8 In the Summertime
Mungo Jerry 5 3:36
9 Stand by Me
Ben E King 3:00
10 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 4 2:39
11 I Got a Woman
Ray Charles 2:53
12 Sweet Soul Music
Sam & Dave 2:24
13 I've Got You Under My Skin
Frank Sinatra 3.5 3:43
14 Unforgettable
Nat King Cole 3:13
15 That's Amoré
Dean Martin 3 3:09
16 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 3:13
17 Baby, Come Back
The Equals 2:31
18 Walkin' on Sunshine
Katrina 3:40

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 4)
violin:
Victor Bay (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Alex Beller (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Walter Edelstein (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Henry Hill (Violin player) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Alex Murray (violinist) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Paul Nero (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Nathan Ross (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Mischa Russell (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Paul Shure (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Felix Slatkin (1956-01-12) (track 13)
cello:
Ennio Bolognini (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Edgar Lustgarten (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Eleanor Slatkin (1956-01-12) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Glenn Brooks (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 4)
trumpet:
Joe Bridgewater (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Charles "Clanky" Whitley (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Harry “Sweets” Edison (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Conrad Gozzo (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Manny Klein (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Vito "Mickey" Mangano (1956-01-12) (track 13)
viola:
Alvin Dinkin (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Maxine Johnson (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Milton Thomas (violist) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
membranophone:
Irving Cottler (1956-01-12) (track 13)
guitar:
Wesley Jackson (US R&B guitarist) (1954-11-18) (track 11)
George van Eps (1956-01-12) (track 13)
bass:
Jimmy Bell (jazz bassist) (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Joe Comfort (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 4)
alto saxophone:
Harry Klee (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Wilbur Schwartz (1956-01-12) (track 13)
piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Bill Miller (pianist) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1957-12) (track 4)
baritone saxophone:
David “Fathead” Newman (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Morton Friedman (1956-01-12) (track 13)
bass trombone:
George Roberts (american bass trombone) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Justin Gordon (1956-01-12) (track 13)
James Williamson (Saxophone player) (1956-01-12) (track 13)
harp:
Kathryn Julye (1956-01-12) (track 13)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Jimmy Priddy (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Juan Tizol (1956-01-12) (track 13)
additional lyricist:
Johnny Mercer (track 6)
arranger:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 11)
Nelson Riddle (track 13)
composer:
Walter Donaldson (tracks 4, 4)
Ray Dorset (track 8)
Paul Lincke (track 6)
Kimberley Rew (track 18)
Vincent Rose (track 3)
Billy Strange (track 7)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 15)
Eduardo di Capua (track 1)
Lionel Bart (track 2)
Ed Cobb (track 16)
Noël Coward (track 5)
Irving Gordon (track 14)
Eddy Grant (track 17)
Cole Porter (1936) (tracks 13, 13)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (1956-01-12) (track 13)
instruments:
Booker T. & The MG’s (1967) (track 10)
The Mar‐Keys Horns (1967) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Sam Moore (singer) (1967) (track 10)
David Prater (Soul artist) (1967) (track 10)
lyricist:
Ray Dorset (track 8)
Lionel Bart (track 2)
Jack Brooks (English-American lyricist) (track 15)
Ed Cobb (track 16)
Noël Coward (track 5)
Wally Gold (track 1)
Irving Gordon (track 14)
Eddy Grant (track 17)
Gus Kahn (tracks 4, 4)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 3)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 1)
Jon Sheldon (track 7)
Larry Stock (track 3)
Cole Porter (1936) (tracks 13, 13)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 18)
orchestra:
The Nelson Riddle Orchestra (1956-01-12) (track 13)
producer:
Ahmet Ertegun (track 11)
Barry Murray (track 8)
Jerry Wexler (track 11)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 9)
solo tenor saxophone:
Donald Wilkerson (1954-11-18) (track 11)
translator:
vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 5)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 11)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1957-12) (track 4)
writer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 11)
Arthur Conley (track 12)
Sam Cooke (track 12)
Ben E. King (track 9)
Jerry Leiber (track 9)
Otis Redding (track 12)
Renald Richard (track 11)
Mike Stoller (track 9)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 10)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Bethlehem Records (50s Jazz Label) (1958) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 4)
Masterworks Series (2013) (track 13)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 14)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 13, 13)
Chappell Music Co. Inc. (tracks 4, 4)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 10)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (tracks 4, 4)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 9)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 9)
Kyboside Music (track 18)
Megasongs (track 18)
Mijac Music (track 11)
Tobago Music Co. (tracks 4, 4)
Trio Music (track 9)
Unichappell Music (track 9)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 13, 13)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 11)
recorded at:
KHJ Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Beltone Studios in New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 4)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
music videos:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 458) (track 10)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Blueberry Hill (track 3)
Sweet Soul Music (track 12)
Tainted Love (track 16)
I’ve Got You Under My Skin (1956-01-12) (track 13)
Mad About the Boy (1961) (track 5)
is the basis for:
紅日我愛你 (track 8)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 16)
Lowell Man (track 10)
Mia (track 9)
Old Man (track 10)
Tainted Pub (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
In the Wintertime (track 8)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 9)
Böser Sex (track 16)
Falso amor (track 16)
Geh no net weg (track 17)
Magot Tcheri (track 8)
Pregherò (track 9)
Son amores (track 15)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 9)
Stand by Me (track 9)
Te llevo dentro de mí (tracks 13, 13)
Vous faites partie de moi (tracks 13, 13)
Đến bên em (track 9)
緊靠一起 (track 9)
later versions:
Stand by Me (track 9)
That’s Amore (in Swedish) (track 15)
part of:
Born to Dance (tracks 13, 13)
recording of:
Baby, Come Back (The Equals song) (track 17)
In the Summertime (track 8)
Limbo Rock (track 7)
Living Doll (track 2)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 9)
That’s Amore (track 15)
The Glow-Worm (Johnny Mercer version) (track 6)
Unforgettable (track 14)
Walking on Sunshine (track 18)
I Got a Woman (1954-11-18) (track 11)
I’ve Got You Under My Skin (1956-01-12) (track 13)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 4)
Soul Man (1967) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 18)
translated version of:
Das Glühwürmchen (track 6)
Lawman (執法者) (track 10)
version of:
’O sole mio (track 1)