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Added Main Release Event for the containing Box Set;
> 4 x CD Box Set - Cat No. 0Z0005 - BarCode: 5014797260054

Individual CD - Volumes included are;
> Volume 1 - CatNo. OS0046 - BarCode: 5014797190467
> Volume 2 - CatNo. OS0047 - BarCode: 5014797190474
> Volume 3 - CatNo. OS0048 - BarCode: 5014797190481
> Volume 4 - CatNo. OS0049 - BarCode: 5014797190498

Annotation last modified on 2016-12-09 10:20 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Runaway
Del Shannon 2:36
2 Lets Twist Again
Chubby Checker 5 2:22
3 Sweet Talkin' Guy
The Chiffons 2:27
4 Judy in Disguise
John Fred & His Playboy Band 2:54
5 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:30
6 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:52
7 Rhythm of the Rain
The Cascades 3.5 2:29
8 Rubber Ball
Bobby Vee 2:25
9 Da Doo Ron Ron
The Crystals 5 2:22
10 My Boyfriend's Back
The Angels 2:16
11 How Do You Do
Gerry & The Pacemakers 1:43
12 Sugar Sugar
The Archies 3.25 2:50
13 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 2:33
14 Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
James Brown 2:23
15 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:50
16 Barefootin'
Robert Parker 2:36
17 No Particular Place to Go
Chuck Berry 2:41
CD 2: Volume 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Twist
Chubby Checker 5 2:38
2 Hats Off to Larry
Del Shannon 1:58
3 Dead Man's Curve
Jan & Dean 2:22
4 Hold on I'm Comin'
Sam & Dave 2:40
5 Run to Him
Bobby Vee 2:04
6 He's So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:55
7 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:12
8 Nadine (Is It You)
Chuck Berry 2:33
9 Surfer Girl
The Beach Boys 2:13
10 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:46
11 Walking in the Sand
The Shangri‐Las 2:12
12 Under the Boardwalk
The Drifters 2:43
13 Backfield in Motion
Mel & Tim 2:32
14 There's a Kind of Hush
Herman’s Hermits 4 2:35
15 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:28
16 Ya Ya
Lee Dorsey 2:24
CD 3: Volume 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 One Fine Day
The Chiffons 2:10
2 Pony Time
Chubby Checker 2:26
3 The Night Has a 1000 Eyes
Bobby Vee 2:38
4 Little Old Lady From Pasadena
Jan & Dean 3 2:25
5 Ferry Cross the Mersey
Gerry & The Pacemakers 2:45
6 The in Crowd
Dobie Gray 2:50
7 Corina Corina
Ray Peterson 2:37
8 Up on the Roof
The Drifters 2:34
9 I'm Into Something Good
Herman’s Hermits 2:32
10 Tobacco Road
The Nashville Teens 2:30
11 Warm & Tender Love
Percy Sledge 3:16
12 Build Me Up Buttercup
The Foundations 2:50
13 With a Girl Like You
The Troggs 2:06
14 A Groovy Kind of Love
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders 1:59
15 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 2:58
16 Early in the Morning
Vanity Fare 2:37
CD 4: Volume 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It's My Party
Lesley Gore 2:17
2 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:33
3 Silhouettes
Herman’s Hermits 1 1:59
4 Ride the Wild Surf
Jan & Dean 2:15
5 Limbo Rock
Chubby Checker 2:26
6 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
Gerry & The Pacemakers 2:34
7 Give Him a Great Big Kiss
The Shangri‐Las 2:06
8 Memphis Tennessee
Chuck Berry 3 2:13
9 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2:31
10 Baby Now That I've Found You
The Foundations 2:37
11 Find My Way Back Home
The Nashville Teens 2:23
12 Wild Thing
The Troggs 4 2:36
13 Hitchin' a Ride
Vanity Fare 3:02
14 No Milk Today
Herman’s Hermits 4 2:54
15 Rhythm of the Rain
The Coasters 2:29
16 Venus in Blue Jeans
Jimmy Clanton 2:15

Credits

CD 1: Volume 1

trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 6)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 6)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 6)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 6)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 6)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 6)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964) (track 6)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 6)
piano:
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 6)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 6)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 6)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (track 9)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1964) (track 6)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 6)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 6)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 6)
composer:
Dave Appell (tracks 2, 2)
Gene Pitney (track 8)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 14)
John Gummoe (track 7)
Smokey Robinson (track 6)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 8)
engineer:
Larry Levine (track 9)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 6)
lead vocals:
LaLa Brooks (1963-03) (track 9)
Mary Wells (1964) (track 6)
lyricist:
Gene Pitney (track 8)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 14)
John Gummoe (track 7)
Kal Mann (tracks 2, 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 6)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 8)
producer:
Phil Spector (track 9)
writer:
Jeff Barry (tracks 9, 12)
Ellie Greenwich (track 9)
Andy Kim (track 12)
Phil Spector (track 9)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 13)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 13)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 9)
Kalmann Music Inc. (tracks 2, 2)
Kirshner (track 12)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 9)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 9)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 6)
DJ-mixes:
mash-ups:
music videos:
Sugar, Sugar by The Archies (track 12)
part of:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Lowell Man (track 13)
Old Man (track 13)
later translated versions:
Da Dou Ron Ron (track 9)
Kun twistataan (tracks 2, 2)
悲しき雨音 (track 7)
雨的旋律 (track 7)
later versions:
Douce Candy (track 12)
Här kommer Mårtensson (tracks 2, 2)
Viens danser le twist (tracks 2, 2)
recording of:
Rhythm of the Rain (track 7)
Rubber Ball (track 8)
Soul Man (track 13)
Sugar, Sugar (track 12)
Da Doo Ron Ron (1963-03) (track 9)
My Guy (1964) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 12)
Swing the Mood (tracks 2, 2)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 12)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 12)

CD 2: Volume 2

guitar:
Billy Davis (guitarist for The Drifters) (track 12)
baritone vocals:
Gene Pearson (track 12)
bass vocals:
Winifred Terry (track 12)
composer:
Hank Ballard (tracks 1, 1)
Jack Keller (track 5)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 6)
Richard Rodgers (1934) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Johnny Moore (soul/rnb vocalist for The Drifters) (track 12)
lyricist:
Hank Ballard (tracks 1, 1)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Gerry Goffin (track 5)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 6)
Lorenz Hart (1934) (track 7)
tenor vocals:
Charlie Thomas (track 12)
writer:
Jan Berry (track 3)
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 3)
Lee Dorsey (track 16)
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
Artie Kornfeld (track 3)
Morris Levy (track 16)
Clarence Lewis (track 16)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 4)
Les Reed (track 14)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 12)
Morgan Robinson (track 16)
Geoff Stephens (track 14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 3)
Kenny Young (track 12)
publisher:
Songs of Peer, Ltd. (track 14)
Embassy Music Corporation (2016-06 –) (tracks 1, 1)
was commissioned by:
Fury Records (USA label active 50s to 70s) (track 16)
part of:
cover recording of:
Blue Moon (track 7)
The Twist (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Bajo la rambla (track 12)
Dunde ar Aare (track 12)
Hay una especie de silencio (Spanish translation) (track 14)
Hiljenee (Finnish translation) (track 14)
Ordonne mais pardonne (Hold On, I’m Comin’) (track 4)
Wart doch, i chume (track 4)
每事問 (Yue Chinese translation) (track 14)
見つめあう恋 (Japanese translation) (track 14)
later versions:
My Sweet Lord (track 6)
recording of:
Dead Man's Curve (track 3)
Run to Him (track 5)
The Twist (track 1)
Under the Boardwalk (track 12)
Ya, Ya (track 16)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 6)

CD 3: Volume 3

electric bass guitar:
Karl Green (track 9)
drumset:
Barry Whitwam (track 9)
guitar:
Keith Hopwood (track 9)
Derek Leckenby (track 9)
Arto Lindsay (track 2)
composer:
Carole King (tracks 1, 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
engineer:
Val Valentin (track 9)
lead vocals:
Peter Noone (UK singer/songwriter member of Herman's Hermits) (track 9)
lyricist:
Gerry Goffin (tracks 1, 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
producer:
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 9)
vocals:
Arto Lindsay (track 2)
writer:
John Berry (American country music singer-songwriter) (track 2)
Don Covay (track 2)
Steve Cropper (track 15)
Eddie Floyd (track 15)
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 14, 14)
Toni Wine (tracks 14, 14)
publisher:
East Memphis Music (track 15)
cover recording of:
Corrine, Corrina (track 7)
later translated versions:
Et quelque chose me dit (I’m Into Something Good) (track 9)
Ta i trä (track 15)
later versions:
recording of:
Knock on Wood (track 15)
One Fine Day (Carole King song) (track 1)
Pony Time (track 2)

CD 4: Volume 4

drums:
Fred Below (track 8)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (track 8)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (track 8)
arranger:
Claus Ogerman (track 1)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Tony Macaulay (track 10)
Mitch Murray (track 13)
Billy Strange (track 5)
Chip Taylor (track 12)
Graham Gouldman (track 14)
John MacLeod (Producer & songwriter) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (track 8)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Tony Macaulay (track 10)
Chip Taylor (track 12)
Peter Callander (track 13)
Graham Gouldman (track 14)
John MacLeod (Producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Jon Sheldon (track 5)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 8)
producer:
Qunicy Jones (track 1)
writer:
Bob Crewe (track 3)
John Gluck, Jr. (tracks 1, 1)
Walter Gold (tracks 1, 1)
Seymour Gottlieb (tracks 1, 1)
Frank Slay (track 3)
Herb Weiner (tracks 1, 1)
publisher:
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 1, 1)
Hournew Music Ltd. (track 14)
Regent Music (track 3)
Regent Music Corp. (track 3)
cover recording of:
It’s My Party (track 1)
Silhouettes (track 3)
Wild Thing (track 12)
is the basis for:
Memphis Tennessee (track 8)
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 12)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 12)
later translated versions:
C’est ma fête (tracks 1, 1)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (tracks 1, 1)
Leva livet (tracks 1, 1)
On mun bailut (tracks 1, 1)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (tracks 1, 1)
Wahnsinn (track 12)
Wahnsinn (track 12)
シルエット (track 3)
recording of:
Hitchin’ a Ride (track 13)
It’s My Party (track 1)
Limbo Rock (track 5)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 8)
No Milk Today (1966-10) (track 14)