Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ready Teddy
Little Richard 2:09
2 Good Golly Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:08
3 Slippin' and Slidin'
Little Richard 2:45
4 Lucille
Little Richard 5 2:30
5 Keep a Knockin'
Little Richard 2:25
6 Rip It Up
Little Richard 2:21
7 Hey Hey Hey Hey
Little Richard 2:07
8 The Girl Can't Help It
Little Richard 2:32
9 Jenny Jenny
Little Richard 5 2:03
10 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard 3 2:05
11 Can't Believe You Want to Leave
Little Richard 2:26
12 By the Light of the Silvery Moon
Little Richard 2:08
13 I Get It
Little Richard 2:20
14 True Fine Mama
Little Richard 2:25
15 Miss Ann
Little Richard 2:17
16 Send Me Some Lovin'
Little Richard 2:23
17 Chicken Little Baby
Little Richard 1:44
18 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 2:24
19 She's Got It
Little Richard 2:27
20 Baby
Little Richard 2:03
21 Heeby-Jeebies
Little Richard 2:17
22 Shake a Hand
Little Richard 2:53
23 All Around the World
Little Richard 2:27
24 Baby Face
Little Richard 2:15
25 Ooh My Soul
Little Richard 2:08
26 I'll Never Let You Go
Little Richard 2:21
27 She Knows How to Rock
Little Richard 2:03
28 Directly From the Heart
Little Richard 2:20
29 Early One Morning
Little Richard 2:16
30 All Night Long
Little Richard 2:15
31 I'm Just a Lonely Guy
Little Richard 2:36
32 Valley of Tears
Little Richard & The Upsetters ?:??
33 Freedom Ride
Little Richard & The Upsetters ?:??
34 Long Tall Sally
Little Richard & The Upsetters 3 2:05
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On
Little Richard 2:26
2 Oh Why
Little Richard 2:06
3 Kansas City
Little Richard 2:40
4 He Got What He Wanted (But He Llost What He Had)
Little Richard ?:??
5 Little Richard's Boogie
Little Richard 2:49
6 Get Rich Quick
Little Richard 2:18
7 I Brought It All on Myself
Little Richard 2:55
8 Every Hour
Little Richard 2:54
9 Joy Joy Joy (Down in My Heart)
Little Richard 2:17
10 I Love My Baby
Little Richard 2:30
11 Always
Little Richard 2:39
12 Taxi Blues
Little Richard 2:19
13 Please Have Mercy on Me
Little Richard 2:32
14 Ain't Nothin' Happenin'
Little Richard 2:12
15 Rice, Red Beans and Turnip Greens
Little Richard 2:32
16 Call His Name
Christine Kittrell feat. Little Richard ?:??
17 Fool at the Wheel
Little Richard 2:37
18 Ain't That Good News
Little Richard 2:47
19 Maybe I'm Right
Little Richard 2:10
20 Every Night in the Week
Little Richard ?:??
21 He Got What He Wanted (But He Lost What He Had)
Little Richard ?:??
22 Why Did You Leave Me
Little Richard 2:33
23 Ride On King Jesus
Little Richard 2:53
24 Lord Have Mercy (I'm So Lonely)
Christine Kittrell feat. Little Richard 3:02
25 Sumpin' Jumpin
Bumps Blackwell Orchestra feat. Little Richard 2:40
26 Get Rich Quick
Little Richard 2:18
27 I Love My Baby
Little Richard 2:30
28 Do Lord
Little Richard ?:??
29 Every Night About This Time
Little Richard & The Upsetters 3:02
30 I'm in Love Again
Little Richard & The Upsetters 2:01

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Frank Fields (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–13, 15–16, 21–24, 28)
Olsie Robinson (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Frank Fields (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Frank Fields (1955-09-14) (track 20)
drums:
Charles Connor (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Earl Palmer (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–13, 15–16, 21–24, 28)
Earl Palmer (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Earl Palmer (1955-09-14) (track 20)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 13, 15)
Nathaniel Douglas (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Roy Montrell (tracks 4, 8–9, 11–12, 16, 21, 23–24)
Justin Adams (1950s session guitarist) (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Justin Adams (1950s session guitarist) (1955-09-14) (track 20)
piano:
Little Richard (tracks 1, 3–13, 15–17, 19, 21–24, 27, 29)
Melvin Dowden (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Melvin Dowden (1955-09-14) (track 20)
baritone saxophone:
Jewell Grant (track 19)
Samuel Parker Jr. (track 5)
Alvin "Red" Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–13, 15–16, 21–24, 28)
Alvin "Red" Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Alvin "Red" Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 20)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–13, 15–16, 21–24, 28)
Clifford Burks (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Grady Gaines (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Wilbert Smith (tracks 5, 19, 27, 29)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (1955-09-14) (track 20)
background vocals:
The Robins (track 8)
background vocals and choir vocals:
The Stewart Sisters (Female vocal group) (tracks 22, 28)
composer:
John Marascalco (tracks 1, 16)
Joe Morris (US jazz trumpeter) (track 22)
Leo Price (track 11)
Bobby Troup (track 8)
Harry Akst (– 1926) (track 24)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (– 1926) (track 24)
Gus Edwards (1909) (track 12)
William Lee Perryman (1950-07) (track 27)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-02) (tracks 20, 30)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-09) (track 28)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 17)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-05) (tracks 7, 13)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-01) (track 5)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-10) (track 29)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (tracks 1, 3–13, 15–17, 19–24, 27–30)
lyricist:
John Marascalco (track 1)
Joe Morris (US jazz trumpeter) (track 22)
Leo Price (tracks 11, 16)
Bobby Troup (track 8)
Edward Madden (1909) (track 12)
William Lee Perryman (1950-07) (track 27)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-02) (tracks 20, 30)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-09) (track 28)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 17)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-05) (tracks 7, 13)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-01) (track 5)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1957-10) (track 29)
writer:
Robert "Bumps" Blackwell (tracks 6, 23)
Edwin Bocage (track 3)
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (tracks 3–4)
Gus Edwards (track 12)
Edward Madden (track 12)
John Marascalco (track 6)
James Smith (composer of “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 3)
Little Richard (tracks 3–4)
Enotris Johnson (– 1956-10-15) (track 9)
Richard Wayne Penniman (– 1956-10-15) (track 9)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11) (track 15)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 15)
Robert Alexander Blackwell (1955-11-29) (track 10)
Enotris Johnson (1955-11-29) (track 10)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11-29) (track 10)
Maybelle Jackson (1956-05) (track 21)
John Marascalco (1956-05) (track 21)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-09) (track 19)
John Marascalco (1956-09) (track 19)
publisher:
Benny Davis Music (track 24)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 4)
Venice Music (tracks 4, 10)
DJ-mixes:
edit of:
Shake a Hand (chat & take 4) by Little Richard (track 22)
edits:
Chicken Little Baby (master) by Little Richard (track 17)
Keep A-Knockin' (master) by Little Richard (track 5)
remix of:
Directly From My Heart (undubbed master) by Little Richard (track 28)
Shake a Hand (chat & take 4) by Little Richard (track 22)
remixes:
Chicken Little Baby (master) by Little Richard (– 1959-03) (track 17)
sampled by:
Clumsy by Fergie (track 8)
part of:
cover recording of:
Shake a Hand (– 1959-03) (track 22)
Baby Face (1956-10-16) (track 24)
By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1956-10-16) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Lucille (track 4)
Youri (track 4)
later versions:
C'est le soir (track 6)
Hey ! Miss Ann (track 15)
L'Oncle John (track 10)
recording of:
Directly From My Heart (To You) (– 1959-03) (track 28)
All Night Long (Song of Richard Penniman) (1955-09-13) (track 30)
Baby (Don't You Want a Man Like Me) (1955-09-14) (track 20)
Chicken Little Baby (1955-11) (track 17)
Long Tall Sally (1956-02-07) (track 10)
Miss Ann (1956-02-07) (track 15)
Slippin' and Slidin' (1956-02-07) (track 3)
I Got It (1956-05-09) (track 13)
Ready Teddy (1956-05-09) (track 1)
Rip It Up (1956-05-09) (track 6)
Heeby-Jeebies (1956-07-30) (track 21)
Lucille (1956-07-30) (track 4)
All Around the World (1956-07-31) (track 23)
Can't Believe You Wanna Leave (1956-08-01) (track 11)
She's Got It (1956-09-06) (track 19)
Jenny, Jenny (Made famous by Little Richard; Not the 867-5309 song) (1956-10-15) (track 9)
Send Me Some Lovin’ (1956-10-16) (track 16)
The Girl Can't Help It (1956-10-16) (track 8)
Keep a Knockin’ (Richard Penniman’s version) (1957-01-16) (track 5)
Early One Morning (Blues) (1957-10-18) (track 29)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (tracks 4, 6, 9)
version of:

CD 2

bass guitar:
Frank Fields (tracks 2, 19)
Lloyd Lambert (track 3)
trumpet:
Renald Richard (track 3)
drums:
Oscar Moore (track 3)
Earl Palmer (tracks 2, 19)
Kid King (1954) (track 24)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1960) (tracks 29–30)
guitar:
Edgar Blanchard (track 2)
Thomas Hartwell (1954) (track 24)
Milton Hopkins (1960) (tracks 29–30)
Joe “Guitar” Hughes (1960) (tracks 29–30)
bass:
Clifford McCray (1954) (track 24)
Olsie Robinson (1960) (tracks 29–30)
saxophone:
Clifford Burks (1960) (tracks 29–30)
Grady Gaines (1960) (tracks 29–30)
Richard Roy (1960) (tracks 29–30)
piano:
Little Richard (tracks 2–3)
Little Richard (1954) (track 24)
Little Richard (1960) (tracks 29–30)
baritone saxophone:
Clarence Ford (track 3)
Alvin "Red" Tyler (American jazz saxophonist) (tracks 2, 19)
tenor saxophone:
Lee Allen (US jazz tenor saxophonist) (tracks 2, 19)
Joseph Tillman (track 3)
Wilbert Smith (1954) (track 24)
additional composer:
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 3)
additional lyricist:
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-11) (track 3)
background vocals and choir vocals:
The Stewart Sisters (Female vocal group) (track 19)
Little Richard (1954) (track 24)
Wilbert Smith (1954) (track 24)
choir vocals and lead vocals:
Christine Kittrell (1954) (track 24)
composer:
Dave Bartholomew (track 29)
William L. Scott (track 2)
Mike Stoller (track 3)
Christine Kittrell (track 24)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-09) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Little Richard (tracks 2–3, 19)
lyricist:
Dave Bartholomew (track 29)
William L. Scott (track 2)
Christine Kittrell (track 24)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1955-09) (track 19)
producer:
Bill Beasley (track 24)
vocals:
Little Richard (1960) (tracks 29–30)
remix of:
Maybe I'm Right (undubbed master) by Little Richard (track 19)
cover recording of:
Every Night (About This Time) (Original version) (1960) (track 29)
later versions:
Every Night (About This Time) (1958 version) (track 29)
recording of:
Maybe I'm Right (– 1959-03) (track 19)
Kansas City Hey Hey Hey (1955-11-29) (track 3)
Oh Why? (1956-02-09) (track 2)
version of:
Kansas City (track 3)