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CD 1: 805520012737
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Tracklist

CD 1: Vol. 1: Digging the Roots
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano
The Ink Spots 3:00
2 Natchez Mississippi Blues
The Lewis Bronzeville Five 2:37
3 Paper Doll
The Mills Brothers 2:37
4 Coming in on a Wing and a Prayer
The Four Vagabonds 2:53
5 Just for You
The Red Caps 2:47
6 You Always Hurt the One You Love
The Mills Brothers 3:23
7 I'm Living for You
De Toppers 2:57
8 In a Palace of Stone
De Toppers 2:53
9 To Each His Own
The Ink Spots 3:13
10 I Sold My Heart to the Junkman
The Basin Street Boys 3:00
11 That Chick's Too Young to Fry
The Deep River Boys 2:33
12 Bye Bye Blues
The Ravens 2:45
13 P.S. I Love You
The Four Vagabonds 3:02
14 Ol' Man River
The Ravens 2:59
15 Near to You
The Basin Street Boys 2:42
16 Together
The Ravens 2:48
17 Shorty's Got to Go
Bill Johnson & his Musical Notes 2:57
18 Across the Alley From the Alamo
The Mills Brothers 2:29
19 You're Breaking My Heart
The Ink Spots 3:21
20 River Stay Away From My Door
The Syncopaters 2:32
21 These Are the Things I Want to Share With You
The Syncopaters 2:59
22 Loch Lomond
The Four Rockets 2:26
23 White Christmas
The Ravens 3:11
24 Milky White Way
The Trumpeteers 2:34
25 Boogie Woogie on a Saturday Night
Steve Gibson & The Red Caps 2:22
CD 2: Vol. 2: Birdland
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It's Too Soon to Know
The Orioles 3:00
2 Be I Bumble Bee or Not
The Ravens 3:07
3 Will You Be Mine
The Swallows 2:56
4 When I Leave These Prison Walls
The Larks 2:59
5 I'm Through
The Robins 2:54
6 Careless Love
The Ravens 2:30
7 I'm Just a Fool in Love
The Orioles 3:05
8 Eyesight to the Blind
The Larks 2:54
9 Dearest
The Swallows 2:57
10 Someday
The Ravens 2:18
11 Hold Me Squeeze Me
The Orioles 2:08
12 School Girl Blues
The Robins 3:01
13 Wishing for You
The Swallows 2:56
14 Darlin'
The Larks 2:58
15 I'm Gonna Take to the Road
The Ravens 2:30
16 If I Didn't Love You So
The Robins 3:13
17 What Are You Doing New Year's Eve
The Orioles 2:56
18 Since You've Been Away
The Swallows 3:02
19 My Reverie
The Larks 2:23
20 Our Romance Is Over
The Robins 2:35
21 If You Didn't Mean It
The Ravens 3:03
22 I Miss You So
The Orioles 3:04
23 Eternally
The Swallows 2:40
24 There's Rain in My Eyes
The Robins 2:59
25 Coffee Cigarettes and Tears
The Larks 2:34
CD 3: Vol. 3: Doo-Wop Dreamin'
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 She's Gone
The Dozier Boys 3:08
2 Where Are You
The Mello-Moods 3:14
3 With a Broken Heart
The Five Keys 2:59
4 Don't You Ever Mind Them
The Melody Masters 3:02
5 Don't Say You're Sorry Again
The Rivals 2:48
6 Give Me One More Chance
The Royales 2:47
7 Shouldn't I Know
The Cardinals 3:10
8 Do Something for Me
The Dominoes 3:05
9 Too Late Baby
The Five Keys 2:39
10 What Does It Matter
Johnny Moore 3:07
11 Journey's End
Royal Sons Quintet 2:47
12 I'd Rather Have You Under the Moon
The Orioles 2:29
13 Can't Get You Off My Mind
The Dreamers 2:21
14 Weeping Willow Blues
The Dominoes 2:26
15 You Captured My Heart
The Sultans 3:09
16 The Glory of Love
The Five Keys 3:10
17 I'll Always Love You
The Cardinals 3:04
18 Cool Saturday Night
The Striders 3:05
19 Summertime Gal
The Basin Street Boys 2:55
20 I Am With You
The Dominoes 3:11
21 I Don't Believe in Tomorrow
The Larks 2:37
22 Missing You
The Four Blues 2:43
23 Christmas Is Coming at Last
THE RHYTHM KINGS 2:35
24 These Things I Miss
The Dreamers 2:33
25 As Long as I Live
The Four Blues 2:40
CD 4: Vol. 4: Doo-Wop Dancin'
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Too Much of a Little Bit
The Royales 2:29
2 Rockin'
The Robins 2:51
3 Roll Roll Pretty Baby
The Swallows 2:51
4 Fool Fool Fool
The Clovers 2:33
5 I Ain't Fattening Frogs for Snakes
The Larks 2:38
6 If It's So
The Robins 3:08
7 Please Don't Leave Me
The Cardinals 2:42
8 Rival Blues
The Rivals 2:26
9 How Long Must I Wait for You
The Larks 2:30
10 Buzz Buzz Buzz
The Treniers 2:54
11 Don't You Know I Love You
The Clovers 3:06
12 Hey Little Girl
The Larks 2:46
13 Old MacDonald
The Five Keys 2:49
14 Sixty Minute Man
The Dominoes 2:32
15 Turkey Hop
The Robins 2:43
16 That's What You're Doing to Me
The Dominoes 2:27
17 It Ain't the Meat
The Swallows 2:36
18 Pretty Baby Blues
The Cardinals 2:37
19 Ooh... It Feels So Good
The Larks 2:25
20 I'm Living O.K.
The Robins 2:25
21 Chicken Blues
The Dominoes 2:54
22 Hucklebuck With Jimmy
The Five Keys 2:22
23 Tuscaloosa
The Red Caps 2:50
24 Lemon Squeezing Daddy
The Sultans 2:29
25 Go Go Go
The Treniers 2:23

Credits

CD 1: Vol. 1: Digging the Roots

composer:
Joe Greene (track 18)
lyricist:
Joe Greene (track 18)
recording of:

CD 2: Vol. 2: Birdland

composer:
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (track 8)
lyricist:
Sonny Boy Williamson (Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965) (track 8)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 8)
cover recording of: