Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mean Woman Blues
2:26
2 Good Rockin' Tonight
2:43
3 What'd I Say
2:27
4 Great Balls of Fire
1:55
5 Sail Away
2:26
6 Sixty Minute Man
1:51
7 Long Gone Lonesome Blues
2:05
8 C.C. Rider
2:34
9 High School Confidential
2:32
10 I Could Never Be Ashamed of You
2:26
11 Money
2:36
12 Will the Circle Be Unbroken
2:26
13 Hank Up My Rock 'n' Roll Shoes
2:36
14 Ubangi Stomp
1:48
15 Dixie
1:34
16 Goodnight Irene
2:54

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Jimmy Van Eaton (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Sid Manker (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Jay W. Brown (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
Leo Lodner (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
membranophone:
Jimmy Van Eaton (1956-11 – 1956-12) (tracks 15–16)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1957-02-05) (track 7)
Otis Jett (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Russell Smith (US 1950s drummer) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
guitar:
Roland Janes (1956-11 – 1956-12) (tracks 15–16)
Roland Janes (1957-02-05) (track 7)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Roland Janes (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
Roland Janes (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
Billy Lee Riley (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
piano:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1956-11 – 1956-12) (tracks 15–16)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
additional composer:
A.P. Carter (track 12)
additional lyricist:
A.P. Carter (track 12)
background vocals and choir vocals:
Ed Bruce (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Vernon Drane (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Lee Holt (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Charlie Rich (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Alice Rumple (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Bob Strong (1958-04-04) (track 16)
Bobby Thompson (1950s country singer) (1958-04-04) (track 16)
composer:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 3)
Claude Demetrius (track 1)
Daniel Decatur Emmett (19th century songwriter) (track 15)
Charles Underwood (track 14)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (1907) (track 12)
lyricist:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 3)
Claude Demetrius (track 1)
Daniel Decatur Emmett (19th century songwriter) (track 15)
Charles Underwood (track 14)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
Ada Ruth Habershon (1907) (track 12)
producer:
Ernie Barton (track 12)
Jack Clement (tracks 1, 7, 14–16)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 1, 7, 14–16)
vocals:
Jerry Lee Lewis (1956-11 – 1956-12) (track 16)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 7)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
writer:
Janie Bradford (track 11)
Berry Gordy (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1957) (track 1)
Sun Record Company (1958 –) (track 16)
Sun Record Company (1958) (tracks 14, 16)
Sun Record Company (1970) (track 12)
Sun Record Company (1974) (tracks 7, 15)
publisher:
Gladys Music Inc. (track 1)
Jason Clement Music (track 14)
Lodlow Music (track 16)
Mijac Music (track 3)
Progressive Music (track 3)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
Hi Lo Music (1956 –) (track 14)
edit of:
Money (extended) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 11)
has remixes:
Will the Circle Be Unbroken (electronically enhanced for stereo) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 12)
remix of:
Goodnight Irene (undubbed master) by Jerry Lee Lewis (1958-04-04) (track 16)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (track 16)
cover recording of:
What’d I Say (track 3)
Long Gone Lonesome Blues (1957-02-05) (track 7)
Mean Woman Blues (1957-09-10) (track 1)
Ubangi Stomp (1958-02 – 1958-03) (track 14)
Can the Circle Be Unbroken (By and By) (1959-06-25 – 1959-06-26) (track 12)
instrumental cover recording of:
Dixie (1956-11 – 1956-12) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Dixiana (track 15)
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 16)
Roll on Columbia (track 16)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 16)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 16)
Gib mir Liebe (Money (That’s What I Want)) (track 11)
Hyvä nainen (track 1)
later versions:
Pas de chance (track 11)
Te voici (track 1)
recording of:
Goodnight Irene (1958-04-04) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (track 15)
version of:
Dixie (track 15)