Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Build Me Up Buttercup
The Foundations 2:51
2 There Goes My Baby
The Drifters 2:20
3 Operator
Gladys Knight 2:14
4 My Boyfriend's Back
The Angels 2:12
5 Little Town Flirt
Del Shannon 2:49
6 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:40
7 I Thank You
Sam & Dave 2:52
8 Oh No! Not My Baby
Maxine Brown 2:37
9 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 2:58
10 Run to Him
Bobby Vee 2:06
11 Surfer Girl
The Beach Boys 2:27
12 Give Him a Great Big Kiss
The Shangri‐Las 2:09
13 Rockin' Robin
Bobby Day 2:37
14 Corrine Corrina
Ray Peterson 2:36
15 Promised Land
Chuck Berry 2:32
16 G.T.O.
The Regents 2:27
17 The Hucklebuck
Chubby Checker 2:28
18 Rescue Me
Fontella Bass 2:54
19 Dead Man's Curve
Jan & Dean 2:23
20 He's a Rebel
The Crystals 2:18
21 Backfield in Motion
Mel & Tim 2:33
22 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
The Diamonds 2:25
23 Memphis
Chuck Berry 2:16
24 Can't You Hear My Heart Beat
Herman’s Hermits 2:14
25 Some Kind of Wonderful
The Drifters 2:33

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 6)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 6)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 6)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 6)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 6)
additional writer:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (track 17)
composer:
Roy Alfred (track 17)
Andy Gibson (arranger/composer) (track 17)
Jack Keller (track 10)
Chuck Berry (track 23)
Gene Pitney (track 20)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 6)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 23)
Gerry Goffin (track 10)
Gene Pitney (track 20)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 6)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 6)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 6)
writer:
John Carter (songwriter & producer, b. 1942) (track 24)
Steve Cropper (track 9)
Eddie Floyd (track 9)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Ben E. King (track 2)
Jerry Leiber (track 2)
Ken Lewis (manager/songwriter for 60s groups, incl. Flower Pot Men) (track 24)
Tony Macaulay (track 1)
Maron McKenzie (track 5)
Lover Patterson (track 2)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 7)
Del Shannon (track 5)
Mike Stoller (track 2)
George Treadwell (track 2)
Mike d’Abo (track 1)
publisher:
Cotillion Music Inc. (BMI) (track 7)
East Memphis Music (track 9)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 7)
Songs of Peer, Ltd. (track 24)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Walden Music, Inc. (track 7)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 263) (track 20)
cover recording of:
Corrine, Corrina (track 14)
is the basis for:
Memphis Tennessee (track 23)
later parody versions:
Memphis, Tennessee (track 23)
Афанасий (track 6)
later translated versions:
Dansa huckle buck (track 17)
Eddie sois bon (track 6)
Johnny B. Good (track 6)
Johnny B. Goode (track 6)
Ta i trä (track 9)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 6)
Si tu penses (track 5)
Vilken slyngel (track 20)
recording of:
He’s a Rebel (track 20)
I Thank You (track 7)
Knock on Wood (track 9)
Little Town Flirt (track 5)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 23)
Run to Him (track 10)
The Hucklebuck (track 17)
There Goes My Baby (track 2)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 6)