Tracklist

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# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Barbara Ann
Jan & Dean 2:35
2 Surfin' USA
The Beach Boys 4.65 2:30
3 Da Doo Ron Ron
The Crystals 5 2:21
4 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:48
5 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:08
6 Sweet Talking Guy
The Chiffons 2:15
7 Happy Together
The Turtles 5 2:57
8 Louie Louie
Jack Ely 2:48
9 The Swiss Maid
Del Shannon 2:05
10 Wooly Bully
Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs 2:22
11 Summer in the City
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:42
12 California Dreamin'
The Mamas & the Papas 4.75 2:40
13 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:40
14 Love Letters in the Sand
Pat Boone 2:21
15 Tom Dooley
The Kingston Trio 3:20
16 Fernando's Hideaway
Johnnie Ray 2:17

Credits

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guitar:
P.F. Sloan (track 12)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (track 3)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 2)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 12)
Larry Levine (track 3)
lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 2)
LaLa Brooks (1963-03) (track 3)
lyricist:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 2)
performer:
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 7)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 12)
Phil Spector (track 3)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 12)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 3)
Garry Bonner (track 7)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (track 7)
Ellie Greenwich (track 3)
Roger Miller (US singer/songwriter/actor, “King of the Road”) (track 9)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 12)
Michelle Phillips (track 12)
Phil Spector (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 15)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 3)
Alley Music Corp. (track 7)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 12)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 12)
Trio Music Co., Inc. (tracks 3, 7)
Trousdale Music (track 12)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 3)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 3)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 3)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 12)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 89) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 114) (track 3)
arrangements:
is based on:
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
California Dreaming (track 12)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 12)
Da Dou Ron Ron (track 3)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 12)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 12)
later versions:
recording of:
Happy Together (track 7)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 2)
Swiss Maid (track 9)
Tom Dooley (1957) (track 15)
Da Doo Ron Ron (1963-03) (track 3)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 12)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 3)