Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:40
2 A Groovy Kind of Love
The Mindbenders 2:01
3 1-2-3
Len Barry 2:25
4 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:23
5 Sunny Afternoon
The Kinks 3:35
6 The Last Train to Clarksville
The Monkees 2:44
7 Sloop John B
The Beach Boys 4 2:56
8 Pied Piper
Crispian St. Peters 2:36
9 Little Man
Sonny & Cher 3:20
10 Pretty Flamingo
Manfred Mann 2:36
11 I Saw Her Again Last Night
The Mamas & the Papas 3:16
12 Sunny
Bobby Hebb 2:48
13 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:54
14 Gimme Some Loving
The Spencer Davis Group 4.65 2:58
15 You Don't Have to Say You Love Me
Dusty Springfield 4 2:51
16 The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
The Walker Brothers 3 3:05
17 The More I See You
Chris Montez 2:43
18 Green Green Grass of Home
Tom Jones 4 3:05
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes 5 2:48
2 Bus Stop
The Hollies 5 2:55
3 Semi-detached Suburban Mr. James
Manfred Mann 2:35
4 No Milk Today
Herman’s Hermits 4.35 3:00
5 Michelle
The Overlanders 2:24
6 Dear Mrs. Applebee
David Garrick 2:17
7 Here It Comes Again
The Fortunes 3:07
8 Hanky Panky
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:47
9 Bend It
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich 2:35
10 Get Away
Georgie Fame 2:34
11 Don't Bring Me Down
The Animals 3:15
12 Shapes of Things
The Yardbirds 2:28
13 (You're My) Soul & Inspiration
The Righteous Brothers 3:08
14 Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
Cher 2:46
15 The Ballad of the Green Berets
Barry Sadler 2:32
16 My Love
Petula Clark 2:49
17 Guantanamera
The Sandpipers 3:11
18 Winchester Cathedral
New Vaudeville Band 3.5 2:25

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 13)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 13)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 13)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 13)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 7)
composer:
Pino Donaggio (Italian composer) (track 15)
Vito Pallavicini (track 15)
Chip Taylor (track 1)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 7)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 5)
Bobby Hebb (track 12)
John Sebastian (track 4)
lyricist:
Chip Taylor (track 1)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 7)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 5)
Bobby Hebb (track 12)
Simon Napier-Bell (track 15)
John Sebastian (track 4)
Vicki Wickham (track 15)
producer:
Chris Blackwell (Island Records) (track 14)
John Franz (track 15)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 13)
Quin Ivy (track 13)
Jimmy Miller (producer for Rolling Stones/Nirvana etc) (track 14)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 12)
vocals:
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 13)
writer:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 6)
Bob Crewe (track 16)
Spencer Davis (track 14)
Denny Doherty (track 11)
Bob Gaudio (track 16)
Bobby Hart (track 6)
Calvin Lewis (track 13)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 11)
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 2, 2)
Toni Wine (tracks 2, 2)
Muff Winwood (track 14)
Steve Winwood (track 14)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 13)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 13)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 13)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 13)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 13)
publisher:
Mijac Music (track 13)
Screen Gems-EMI (tracks 2, 2)
Tree Music (track 18)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 13)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 13)
Island Music Ltd. (1966) (track 14)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 13)
has remixes:
Sloop John B (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 7)
Sloop John B (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 7)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
The E.N.D. by The Pharcyde (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 244) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 491) (track 15)
arrangement of:
Wahnsinn (translated) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Wild Thing (track 1)
is the basis for:
波士 (track 12)
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 1)
Humppaa, saatanat! (track 14)
Lisbeth (track 1)
Svunnen tid (track 5)
Wild Ding (track 1)
later translated versions:
Fille ou garçon (track 7)
Le soleil ne brille plus (The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore) (track 16)
Wahnsinn (track 1)
Wahnsinn (track 1)
サニー (track 12)
later versions:
Donne-moi ton amour (track 14)
recording of:
Gimme Some Lovin’ (track 14)
Sloop John B (track 7)
Sunny Afternoon (track 5)
Daydream (1966) (track 4)
Sunny (1966) (track 12)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Mega Mix (track 12)
translated version of:
決鬥 (track 14)
version of:
The John B. Sails (track 7)

CD 2

arranger:
Ennio Morricone (track 15)
background vocals:
Florence Ballard (track 1)
Mary Wilson (track 1)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Graham Gouldman (tracks 2, 4)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Robin Moore (Robert Lowell Moore, Jr.) (track 15)
Clive Powell (aka Georgie Fame) (track 10)
Barry Sadler (track 15)
Geoff Stephens (track 18)
conductor:
Ennio Morricone (track 15)
engineer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Diana Ross (track 1)
lyricist:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Graham Gouldman (tracks 2, 4)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Clive Powell (aka Georgie Fame) (track 10)
Geoff Stephens (track 18)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
The Hollies (track 2)
Ron Richards (track 2)
vocals:
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 5)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 7)
Paul McCartney (track 5)
Jim McCarty (UK drummer) (track 12)
Robin Moore (Robert Lowell Moore, Jr.) (track 15)
Les Reed (track 7)
Keith Relf (track 12)
Barry Sadler (track 15)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 15)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 15)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 15)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 15)
Motown Records (2015) (track 1)
Motown Records (2017) (track 1)
publisher:
Hournew Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 4)
Man-Ken Music Ltd. (track 2)
Yardbirds Music (also with "Ltd."; publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 12)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Michelle (track 5)
cover recording of:
Michelle (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
BUS STOP (Japanese translation) (track 2)
Michelle (Finnish) (track 5)
Michelle (French version of the Beatles' song) (track 5)
Michelle (german translation) (track 5)
Michelle (Italian version) (track 5)
later versions:
recording of:
Bus Stop (track 2)
Get Away (1966 song) (track 10)
Shapes of Things (track 12)
You Can’t Hurry Love (1966-06 – 1966-07) (track 1)
No Milk Today (1966-10) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
All Together Now (medley) (track 5)

Release Group

part of: Sounds of the Sixties (Time-Life Music)