Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Brown Eyed Handsome Man
3 2:20
2 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:26
3 Too Much Monkey Business
3 2:56
4 School Day
4.35 2:44
5 Rock and Roll Music
4.35 2:35
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
3.35 3:02
7 Reelin' and Rockin'
3 3:16
8 Johnny B. Goode
4.15 2:40
9 Around and Around
2.5 2:42
10 Carol
3.5 2:50
11 Memphis, Tennessee
3 2:15
12 Sweet Little Rock and Roller
2:23
13 Little Queenie
2:43
14 Back in the USA
4 2:28
15 Let It Rock
1:47
16 Nadine
2:34
17 You Never Can Tell
3.65 2:44
18 Promised Land
2:21

Credits

Medium 1

electric bass guitar:
Bob Bushnell (1958-02-28) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Fred Below (tracks 11, 15)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 3)
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 5)
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (track 7)
Fred Below (1958) (track 12)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Jasper Thomas (1958-02-28) (track 9)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Fred Below (1959-01) (track 13)
Fred Below (1959-02-17) (track 14)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1964-01-14) (track 17)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 6)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-19) (track 3)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 8)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (tracks 11, 15)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 3)
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1958) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1959-02-17) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1964-01-14) (track 17)
bass:
Willie Dixon (track 15)
Willie Dixon (1958) (track 12)
Willie Dixon (1959-01) (track 13)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (track 11)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 3)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 7)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Willie Dixon (1959-02-17) (track 14)
Willie Dixon (1972-03-29) (track 6)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
percussion:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-06-12) (track 10)
saxophone:
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (1964-01-14) (track 17)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (track 15)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 3)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 5)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-12) (track 7)
Johnnie Johnson (1958) (track 12)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-02-28) (track 9)
Paul Gayten (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-01) (track 13)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-02-17) (track 14)
Johnnie Johnson (1964-01-14) (track 17)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Leroy C. Davis (1964-01-14) (track 17)
James Robinson (jazz guitarist) (1964-01-14) (track 17)
background vocals:
Etta James (1959-02-17) (track 14)
The Marquees (1959-02-17) (track 14)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–7, 9–15, 17)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (tracks 11, 15)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 3)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 7)
Chuck Berry (1958) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1959-02-17) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1964-01-14) (track 17)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 6)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–7, 9–15, 17)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 8)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1–4, 6–15, 17)
performer:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 4)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 2–4, 8, 10, 17)
Willie Dixon (track 17)
Chuck Berry (track 17)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (tracks 6–7)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1964) (track 17)
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 1, 3–4)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1–7)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 10, 13)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 10)
Tristan Music Ltd. (track 17)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (1958 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-04-19) (tracks 1, 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 8)
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 1)
is the basis for:
Memphis Tennessee (track 11)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later parody versions:
Memphis, Tennessee (track 11)
Афанасий (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Carol (track 10)
later translated versions:
Autostop (track 13)
Eddie sois bon (track 8)
Johnny B. Good (track 8)
Johnny B. Goode (track 8)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 2)
Schuitog (track 4)
Ô Carole (track 10)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 8)
Correte Beethoven (track 2)
Détective privé (track 1)
Sirop Rock'n'Roll (track 12)
recording of:
Let It Rock (track 15)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 11)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Brown Eyed Handsome Man (1956-04-19) (track 1)
Too Much Monkey Business (1956-04-19) (track 3)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 5)
Reelin’ and Rockin’ (1957-12) (track 7)
Sweet Little Rock and Roller (1958) (track 12)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 8)
Around and Around (1958-02-28) (track 9)
Carol (1958-06-12) (track 10)
Little Queenie (1959-01) (track 13)
Back in the U.S.A. (1959-02-17) (track 14)
You Never Can Tell (1964-01-14) (track 17)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1972-03-29) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 8)