Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Early in the Morning
The Rinky-Dinks 2:17
2 Will You, Willyum
Janis Martin 1:57
3 Searchin'
The Coasters 2:46
4 You Can Have Her
Roy Hamilton 2:47
5 Just Because
Lloyd Price 2:48
6 Rockin' Red Wing
Sammy Masters 2:20
7 I Shot Mr. Lee
The Bobbettes 2:14
8 Stood Up
Ricky Nelson 1:54
9 Believe Me
The Royal Teens 2:31
10 Little Girl of Mine
The Cleftones 3:17
11 Under the Moon of Love
Curtis Lee 2:52
12 A Lover's Question
Clyde McPhatter 2:36
13 The Hunch
Paul Gayten 2:47
14 Mona Lisa
Carl Mann 2:30
15 What Can I Do
Donnie Elbert 3:01
16 Shirley
The Schoolboys 2:37
17 This Should Go on Forever
Rod Bernard 2:44
18 I Love You
The Volumes 2:41
19 For Your Precious Love
Jerry Butler & The Impressions 2:44
20 Gilee
Sonny Spencer 2:07
21 We Told You Not to Marry
Titus Turner 2:16
22 Why
The Cues 2:43
23 Dedicated to the One I Love
The “5” Royales 2:47
24 Sugaree
Rusty York 2:42
25 Sh-Boom
The Chords 2:27
26 Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison 5 2:14
27 Hearts of Stone
The Charms 2:36
28 Ya Ya
Lee Dorsey 5 2:29
29 Ain't Got No Home
Clarence “Frogman” Henry 2:22
30 Maybellene
Chuck Berry 3.6 2:23

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Billy Pat Ellis (1956) (track 26)
mandolin:
James Morrow (1956) (track 26)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 30)
Johnny 'Guitar' Wilson (1956) (track 26)
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 26)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 30)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 30)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 30)
Jack Kennelly (1956) (track 26)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 30)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 30)
Bill Cook (American songwriter) (track 4)
Charles Calhoun (track 22)
Wade Moore (track 26)
Dick Penner (track 26)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 30)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 30)
Bill Cook (American songwriter) (track 4)
Charles Calhoun (track 22)
Wade Moore (track 26)
Dick Penner (track 26)
premiered by:
The Chords (50s US doo-wop group "Sh-Boom") (track 25)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 30)
vocals:
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 26)
writer:
Ralph Bass (track 23)
Arthur Brooks (track 19)
Richard Brooks (track 19)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 19)
William Edwards (The Chords) (track 25)
Carl Feaster (track 25)
Claude Feaster (track 25)
King Karl (track 17)
James Keyes (track 25)
Floyd McRae (track 25)
J.D. Miller (track 17)
Lowman Pauling (track 23)
Lloyd Price (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 30)
publisher:
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 30)
Salee Music Company (track 30)
Sunflower Music Inc (publisher) (track 19)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 23)
Gladstone Music (1958 – ????) (track 19)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 30)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 30)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 215) (track 25)
later translated versions:
Sånt är livet (track 4)
Tu peux la prendre (You Can Have Her) (track 4)
愛得太遠 (track 23)
later versions:
Maybellene (track 30)
recording of:
Ain’t Got No Home (track 29)
Just Because (track 5)
Sh‐Boom (track 25)
Why (track 22)
You Can Have Her (1961 song) (track 4)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 30)
Ooby Dooby (1956) (track 26)

Release

ASIN:UK: B00006IQEP [info]

Release Group

part of:The Golden Age of American Rock 'n' Roll (number: 10)