Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 California Girls
4 2:38
2 Surfin' U.S.A.
4.7 2:28
3 Little Deuce Coupe
3.65 1:39
4 Fun, Fun, Fun
5 2:20
5 Surfer Girl
3.65 2:28
6 I Get Around
4.65 2:14
7 Girls on the Beach
2:22
8 Don't Worry Baby
2:47
9 When I Grow Up (to Be a Man)
5 2:01
10 All Summer Long
3 2:05
11 Wendy
2:15
12 Do You Wanna Dance?
5 2:19
13 Dance Dance Dance
1:59
14 In My Room
5 2:13
15 Help Me Rhonda
4 2:48
16 Then I Kissed Her
2:14
17 The Little Girl I Once Knew
2:31
18 Barbara-Ann
5 2:07
19 Sloop John B.
4.2 2:57
20 You're So Good to Me
2:16
21 Caroline, No
3 2:52
22 God Only Knows
4.2 2:50
23 Wouldn't It Be Nice
5 2:23
24 Heroes and Villains
3:35
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Good Vibrations
4.3 3:37
2 Darlin'
2:12
3 Wild Honey
5 2:37
4 Friends
2:31
5 Do It Again
2:25
6 Bluebirds Over the Mountain
2:53
7 I Can Hear Music
2:38
8 Break Away
2:55
9 Cottonfields (The Cotton Song)
3:02
10 Forever
2:39
11 Tears in the Morning
4:07
12 Disney Girls
4:09
13 Surf's Up
4:11
14 Sail on Sailor
3:21
15 Rock and Roll Music
5 2:29
16 Here Comes the Night
4:35
17 Lady Lynda
4:01
18 Sumahama
4:12
19 California Dreamin'
3:12
20 Kokomo
4.75 3:36

Credits

Medium 1

electric bass guitar:
Al Jardine (track 10)
electric bass guitar [6-string electric bass guitar]:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 6)
Ray Pohlman (track 6)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 6, 15)
bass guitar:
Al Jardine (track 6)
Carol Kaye (tracks 1, 15–16)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 5, 16)
trumpet:
Roy Caton (track 1)
drums:
Hal Blaine (tracks 1, 15–16)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 5–6, 10)
tambourine:
Billy Strange (track 1)
Ron Swallow (track 16)
organ:
Al De Lory (track 1)
Bruce Johnston (track 16)
Leon Russell (track 16)
guitar:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 16)
René Hall (track 16)
Al Jardine (track 16)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (track 1)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 15–16)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 5)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
David Marks (track 5)
vibraphone:
Frank Capp (track 1)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jimmy Bond (track 16)
Lyle Ritz (track 1)
electric guitar:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 6)
electric guitar [electric rhythm guitars]:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 10)
percussion [rim with thin stick]:
Hal Blaine (track 6)
bass saxophone:
Jack Nimitz (track 1)
fife:
Jay Migliori (track 10)
piano:
Leon Russell (track 1)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 5–6, 16)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
harpsichord:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 6)
marimba:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 10)
piccolo:
Jay Migliori (track 10)
baritone saxophone:
Jay Migliori (track 1)
12 string guitar:
Jerry Cole (track 1)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 1)
xylophone:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 10)
castanets:
Frank Capp (track 16)
timbales [timbales with brush]:
Hal Blaine (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (tracks 1, 10)
additional lyricist:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 15)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1, 19)
background vocals:
Al Jardine (tracks 6, 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 10, 15)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 5, 15)
David Marks (track 5)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 5–6, 10, 15)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 5–6, 10, 15)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 6)
bass vocals and lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 6, 10)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Bobby Freeman (track 12)
Gary Usher (track 14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1, 3–6, 9–10, 14–15, 19, 21–24)
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 3)
Fred Fassert (track 18)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 4, 9)
engineer:
Chuck Britz (tracks 6, 10, 15)
instruments:
Bill Pitman (track 16)
lead vocals:
Al Jardine (tracks 15–16)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 5, 24)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1–2)
lyricist:
Bobby Freeman (track 12)
Gary Usher (track 14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1–4, 6, 9–10, 14–15, 19, 23)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (tracks 21–23)
Roger Christian (US radio personality and lyricist) (track 3)
Fred Fassert (track 18)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 4, 6, 9, 23)
Van Dyke Parks (track 24)
vocals:
Al Jardine (track 1)
Bruce Johnston (tracks 1, 16)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 16)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 16)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 16)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 16)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 16)
Ellie Greenwich (track 16)
Phil Spector (track 16)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 16)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
Bobby Freeman Music (track 12)
Clockus Music Co. (track 12)
Cousins Music (track 18)
EMI Longitude Music (track 18)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 3, 6, 15, 22)
Malt Shoppe Music (track 16)
New Executive Music (track 19)
Sea of Tunes (track 6)
Steeplechase Music (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 6)
Victor Music Arts (track 6)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
Universal Recording Studios (1965-02-24) (track 15)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Caroline No (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 21)
Caroline, No (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 21)
God Only Knows (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 22)
God Only Knows (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 22)
Sloop John B (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 19)
Sloop John B (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 19)
Wouldn’t It Be Nice (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 23)
part of:
cover recording of:
Barbara-Ann (track 18)
Then He Kissed Me (track 16)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Baa! We're Lambs! (track 18)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 4)
Help Me, Rhoda (track 15)
John 1:1 (track 4)
later translated versions:
Do You Want to Dance (Spanish translation) (track 12)
Et je m'en vais (And Then He Kissed Me) (track 16)
Fille ou garçon (track 19)
Fun Fun Fun (Japanese version) (track 4)
Ganz Allein (track 14)
Ma-ry-lène (Barbara Ann) (track 18)
Sólo Dios sabe (track 22)
later versions:
Bye-bye Cherry (track 6)
recording of:
All Summer Long (track 10)
California Girls (track 1)
Caroline, No (track 21)
Fun, Fun, Fun (track 4)
God Only Knows (track 22)
Help Me, Rhonda (track 15)
Heroes and Villains (track 24)
I Get Around (track 6)
In My Room (track 14)
Little Deuce Coupe (track 3)
Sloop John B (track 19)
Surfer Girl (track 5)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
The John B. Sails (track 19)

Medium 2

acoustic guitar:
Jeffrey Foskett (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
clarinet and saxophone:
Mike Altschol (track 15)
Dennis Dreith (track 15)
John J. Kelson, Jr. (track 15)
Jack Nimitz (track 15)
bass guitar:
Joe Chemay (track 17)
Jim Guercio (track 17)
bass guitar and guitar:
Ed Carter (track 17)
drums:
Mike Baird (drummer) (track 17)
Bobby Figueroa (track 17)
Gary Mallaber (track 17)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Jim Keltner (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
slide guitar [electric slide guitar]:
Ry Cooder (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
synthesizer:
Bob Esty (track 17)
John Philip Shenale (track 17)
Clavinet:
Mike Maros (track 17)
guitar:
Ed Carter (track 15)
Billy Hinsche (track 15)
Jimmy Lyons (saxophone player) (track 17)
Richie Zito (track 17)
bass:
Rod Clark (UK bassist) (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
percussion:
Gene Estes (track 15)
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (track 17)
Steve Foreman (track 17)
alto saxophone:
Joel Peskin (track 17)
Joel Peskin (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
saxophone:
Steve Douglas (American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist) (track 15)
piano:
Bruce Johnston (track 17)
Carli Muñoz (track 17)
accordion:
Van Dyke Parks (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
harpsichord:
Sterling Smith (track 17)
Moog, organ, piano and synthesizer:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
autoharp:
Carol Lee Miller (track 15)
horn and strings arranger:
Harry Betts (track 17)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
background vocals:
Al Jardine (track 15)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Marilyn Wilson (track 15)
Al Jardine (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
Bruce Johnston (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 15)
composer:
Tandyn Almer (track 14)
Ron Altbach (track 17)
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Ersel Hickey (track 6)
Gregg Jakobson (track 10)
Al Jardine (tracks 4, 17)
Ray Kennedy (singer, songwriter, and record producer based in L.A.) (track 14)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 3)
Van Dyke Parks (track 14)
Jack Rieley (track 14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (tracks 1, 3–4, 14)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 4, 10)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 4)
engineer:
Stephen Moffitt (track 15)
lead vocals:
Bruce Johnston (track 6)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 5–6)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 4)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1988-03-22 – 1988-04-06) (track 20)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 15)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 1)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 1)
performer:
The Beach Boys (1988-03-22) (track 20)
producer:
The Beach Boys (tracks 1, 3, 17)
Jim Guercio (track 17)
Bruce Johnston (track 17)
Terry Melcher (track 20)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 14)
writer:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (tracks 5, 20)
Scott McKenzie (track 20)
Terry Melcher (track 20)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (tracks 19–20)
Michelle Phillips (track 19)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 5)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 15)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 19)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 19)
Trousdale Music (track 19)
remasters:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Rock and Roll Music (track 15)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 19)
later translated versions:
California Dreaming (track 19)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 19)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 19)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 19)
later versions:
recording of:
Do It Again (track 5)
Forever (track 10)
Friends (track 4)
Good Vibrations (Love/Wilson lyrics, common version) (track 1)
Lady Lynda (track 17)
Sail On, Sailor (track 14)
Wild Honey (track 3)
Kokomo (1988) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Good Vibrations (Tony Asher lyrics) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B000005KEB [info]