Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Deep Feeling
5 2:19
2 Low Feeling
3:12
3 La Juanda (Española)
3:07
4 How You've Changed
2:51
5 Thirteen Questions Method
2:15
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
3:13
7 Rockin' at the Philharmonic
3:24
8 Guitar Boogie
2:21
9 Surfin' U.S.A.
3:16
10 Night Beat
2:45
11 Ingo (instrumental)
2:27
12 It Don't Take But a Few Minutes
2:29
13 Johnny B. Goode
4.15 2:42
14 Around & Around
2.5 2:40
15 Surfin' Steel
2:40
16 Blues for Hawaiians (instrumental)
5 3:25
17 Carol
3.5 2:49
18 Hey Pedro, Lazy Pedro
1:56
19 Beautiful Delilah
3 2:14
20 House of Blue Light
2:26
21 Time Was
1:58
22 Oh Yeah
2:32
23 Vacation Time
2:47

Credits

Medium 1

electric bass guitar:
Bob Bushnell (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12, 14, 16)
drums (drum set):
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (tracks 1–2)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 4)
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (tracks 6–8)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Jasper Thomas (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12, 14, 16)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–19)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (tracks 10, 21)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (track 22)
guitar:
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (tracks 6, 8, 10, 21)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–19, 22)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1956-12-15) (track 2)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 4)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (tracks 6–8, 10, 21)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Willie Dixon (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–19, 22)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (tracks 2–3)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (tracks 7–8)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12)
percussion:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–18)
steel guitar:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 16)
bongos:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1956-12-15) (track 3)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (tracks 1–3)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-12) (tracks 6–8, 10, 21)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12, 14, 16)
Paul Gayten (1958-06-12) (tracks 17, 19, 22)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–4, 6–8, 10–12, 14, 16–19, 22–23)
Miguel Prado (track 21)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (tracks 6, 21)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (tracks 12, 14)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–19, 22)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 3–4, 6, 12, 14, 17–19, 22–23)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 13)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1, 10, 13, 16–18, 21–22)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1956-12-15) (track 2)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-05) (track 4)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (tracks 7–8)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1958-06-12) (track 19)
translator:
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 21)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 1)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1–4, 6, 16)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 6, 17)
Good-Tunes-Music AG (track 14)
Isalee Music Publishing Company (tracks 6, 14, 16)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 17)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (1958 –) (track 14)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-12-15) (tracks 1–3)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-05) (track 4)
Sheldon Recording Studios, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-12) (tracks 6–8, 10, 21)
Sheldon Recording Studios, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1958-02-28) (tracks 11–12, 14, 16)
Sheldon Recording Studios, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1958-06-12) (tracks 17–19, 22)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 272) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Time Was (1957-12) (track 21)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later parody versions:
Афанасий (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Carol (track 17)
later translated versions:
Eddie sois bon (track 13)
Johnny B. Good (track 13)
Johnny B. Goode (track 13)
Oh Dearne (track 17)
Ô Carole (track 17)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 13)
recording of:
Vacation Time (track 23)
Blue Feeling (1956-12-15) (track 2)
Deep Feeling (1956-12-15) (track 1)
La jaunda (1956-12-15) (track 3)
How You've Changed (1957-05) (track 4)
Guitar Boogie (1957-12) (track 8)
Night Beat (1957-12) (track 10)
Rock at the Philharmonic (1957-12) (track 7)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-12) (track 6)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 13)
Around and Around (1958-02-28) (track 14)
Blues for Hawaiians (1958-02-28) (track 16)
Ingo (1958-02-28) (track 11)
It Don’t Take but a Few Minutes (1958-02-28) (track 12)
Beautiful Delilah (1958-06-12) (track 19)
Carol (1958-06-12) (track 17)
Hey Pedro (Lazy Pedro) (1958-06-12) (track 18)
Oh Yeah (1958-06-12) (track 22)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 13)