Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Seven Horses in the Sky
Pebbles 3:42
2 Time of the Season
The Zombies 3:32
3 It's a Man's Man's Man's World
James Brown 2:46
4 A Whiter Shade of Pale
Procol Harum 5 4:05
5 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
B.J. Thomas 4 2:54
6 Chrisitine
Will Ferdy 3:14
7 I Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:31
8 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:39
9 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:50
10 Pastorale
Liesbeth List & Ramses Shaffy 4:15
11 Son of a Preacher Man
Dusty Springfield 4.35 2:26
12 Harlem Shuffle
Bob & Earl 2:45
13 The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Walker Brothers 3:01
14 Bend Me, Shape Me
Amen Corner 2:37
15 The French Song
Lucille Starr 2:52
16 My Girl
The Temptations 2:55
17 King of the Road
Roger Miller 2:26
18 I'm Sorry
Brenda Lee 2:40
19 Cinderella Rockafella
Esther & Abi Ofarim 2:29
20 Telstar
The Tornados 3:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wooly Bully
Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs 2:22
2 California Dreamin'
The Mamas & the Papas 2:39
3 It's the Same Old Song
Four Tops 2:46
4 Unchained Melody
The Righteous Brothers 3:36
5 Cathy's Clown
The Everly Brothers 2:22
6 Een Eiland in Groen En Blauw
Marva 2:31
7 How Sweet It Is
Jr. Walker & The All Stars 3:00
8 Game of Love
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders 2:06
9 Wonderful World, Beautiful People
Jimmy Cliff 3:13
10 Het Dorp
Wim Sonneveld 3:15
11 Sunny
Bobby Hebb 2:44
12 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 5 2:13
13 How Can We Hang on to a Dream
Tim Hardin 2:02
14 Sugar Sugar
The Archies 2:47
15 Comme D'Habitude
Claude François 4:09
16 Dancing in the Street
Martha Reeves and The Vandellas 2:38
17 Baby Come Back
The Equals 2:39
18 Rescue Me
Fontella Bass 2:54
19 All or Nothing
Small Faces 3:03
20 Casatschok
Daurakine Dimitri 2:45
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Judy in Disguise (with Glasses)
John Fred & His Playboy Band 2:53
2 Monday, Monday
The Mamas & the Papas 3:21
3 1-2-3
Len Barry 2:25
4 Nights in White Satin
The Moody Blues 4:23
5 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:49
6 Oh Oh Ik Heb Zorgen
Louis Neefs 2:25
7 Israelites
Desmond Dekker 2:36
8 Dear Mrs. Applebee
David Garrick 2:14
9 This Old Heart of Mine
The Isley Brothers 2:53
10 Welterusten, mijnheer de president
Boudewijn de Groot 4 2:33
11 Rain and Tears
Aphrodite's Child 3:07
12 You Can't Hurry Love
Diana Ross & The Supremes 2:45
13 Green Green Grass of Home
Tom Jones 4 3:04
14 Keep on Running
The Spencer Davis Group 2:46
15 Poupée de Cirs, Poupée de Son
France Gall 2:30
16 Do You Love Me (Now That I Can dance)
The Contours 2:52
17 Are You Sure
The Allisons 2:05
18 Maar in Amerika
Marc Dex 2:33
19 What Becomes of the Broken Hearted
Jimmy Ruffin 5 3:00
20 Shout
Lulu 2:50
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It's My Party
Lesley Gore 2:14
2 Let's Dance
Chris Montez 2:25
3 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:27
4 Ramona
The Blue Diamonds 2:33
5 Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
Brian Hyland 4 2:21
6 Chérie
Eddy Wally 2:29
7 Eve of Destruction
Barry McGuire 3:32
8 Marina
Rocco Granata 2:48
9 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:12
10 Dans Je de Hele Nacht Met Mij
Karin Kent 2:39
11 You've Got Your Troubles
The Fortunes 3:24
12 My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:48
13 Mama
Dave Berry 2:48
14 If I Had a Hammer
Trini Lopez 2:58
15 Non Ho L'Eta (Per Amarti)
Gigliola Cinquetti 3:15
16 My Guy
Mary Wells 2:52
17 Ben Ik Te Min
Armand 3:26
18 My Boy Lollipop
Millie 2:03
19 The Tracks of My Tears
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 2:55
20 Mustapha
Bob Azzam 2:42

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1968-09) (track 11)
membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 9)
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 7)
Gene Chrisman (1968-09) (track 11)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 9)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 9)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 7)
guitar and sitar:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1968-09) (track 11)
bass:
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 7)
electric piano and organ:
Bobby Emmons (1968-09) (track 11)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 9)
brass and strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 11)
brass arranger:
Tom Dowd (track 11)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 7)
arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 7)
Tom Dowd (track 7)
background vocals:
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 7)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-09) (track 11)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 5, 7)
Gary Brooker (track 4)
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 4)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 3)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 3)
conductor:
Gene Orloff (1968-09) (track 11)
engineer:
Ed Kollis (track 11)
lead vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 7)
lyricist:
Betty Jean Newsome (track 3)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 3)
Hal David (tracks 5, 7)
Keith Reid (track 4)
producer:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 9)
Quin Ivy (track 9)
Arif Mardin (track 11)
Jerry Wexler (track 11)
Tom Dowd (track 11)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 7)
vocals:
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 9)
writer:
Dub Albritton (track 18)
John Hurley (track 11)
Calvin Lewis (track 9)
Ronnie Self (track 18)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 11)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 9)
publisher:
Casa David Music (track 7)
Mijac Music (track 9)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 9)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (track 7)
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 9)
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 240) (track 11)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Llorarás (track 5)
Lutfattig Læregutt (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
I’m Sorry (Brenda Lee song, 1960) (track 18)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 9)
Son of a Preacher Man (1968-09) (track 11)

CD 2

background vocals:
Nickolas Ashford (1967) (track 12)
Valerie Simpson (1967) (track 12)
composer:
Don Everly (track 5)
Claude François (track 15)
Jacques Revaux (track 15)
Nickolas Ashford (track 12)
Valerie Simpson (track 12)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1967) (track 12)
Tammi Terrell (1967) (track 12)
lyricist:
Don Everly (track 5)
Claude François (track 15)
Nickolas Ashford (track 12)
Valerie Simpson (track 12)
Gilles Thibaut (track 15)
vocals:
Claude François (track 15)
writer:
Ronnie Lane (track 19)
Steve Marriott (English musician and songwriter) (track 19)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
Michelle Phillips (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1966) (track 19)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1968) (track 12)
publisher:
Aquarius Music Ltd (track 19)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 2)
Trousdale Music (track 2)
Jobete Music Co. (1967) (track 12)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 12)
edits:
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 2)
later translated versions:
Comme d’habitude (My Way) (version by Ryan Davies; custom English lyrics) (track 15)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 2)
Des ollas zöht nix (track 19)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 2)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 2)
Le Petit Clown de ton cœur (Cathy's Clown) (track 5)
MY WAY (日本語歌詞) (track 15)
My Schmäh (track 15)
My Way (Frank Sinatra song) (track 15)
recording of:
All or Nothing (track 19)
Cathy’s Clown (track 5)
Comme d’habitude (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 5)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 2)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 5)

CD 3

composer:
Serge Gainsbourg (track 15)
lyricist:
Serge Gainsbourg (track 15)
Lennaert Nijgh (track 10)
vocals:
Boudewijn de Groot (track 10)
writer:
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 19)
Boudewijn de Groot (track 10)
Paul Riser (track 19)
publisher:
Bagatelle SA (track 15)
Jobete Music (UK) (track 19)
Sidonie (track 15)
Tree Music (track 13)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Laulev vahanukk (track 15)
later versions:
recording of:

CD 4

membranophone:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 12)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
producer:
Henry Cosby (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
writer:
Roger Cook (track 11)
Henry Cosby (track 12)
Roger Greenaway (track 11)
Sylvia Moy (track 12)
Lee Pockriss (track 5)
Smokey Robinson (track 19)
Barrett Strong (track 9)
Marvin Tarplin (track 19)
Paul Vance (track 5)
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
Stevie Wonder (track 12)
publisher:
Emily Music Corp. (track 5)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 9, 19)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 12)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 9)
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Wish You Were Mine (track 12)
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 9)
later versions:
Eu Queria Amor (track 12)
recording of:
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 12)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 5)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 5)