Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Black Is Black Los Bravos 4 2:58
2 California Dreamin' The Mamas & the Papas 4.65 2:44
3 Devil With a Blue Dress Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels 3:33
4 Barbara Ann The Beach Boys 5 2:07
5 Reach Out I'll Be There Four Tops 3:03
6 Gloria The Shadows of Knight 2:38
7 Last Train to Clarksville The Monkees 5 2:47
8 Time Won't Let Me The Outsiders 2:54
9 Psychotic Reaction Count Five 3:09
10 Ain't Too Proud to Beg The Temptations 5 2:36
11 Dirty Water The Standells 2:49
12 Hanky Panky Tommy James & the Shondells 2:58
13 Wild Thing The Troggs 2:38
14 Land of 1000 Dances Wilson Pickett 4 2:28
15 Good Lovin' The Rascals 2:31

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-25) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-25) (track 7)
guitar:
P.F. Sloan (track 2)
bass:
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-25) (track 7)
electric guitar:
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-25) (track 7)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-25) (track 7)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-25) (track 7)
percussion:
Gene Estes (1966-07-25) (track 7)
David Walters (session musician for The Monkees) (1966-07-25) (track 7)
additional writer:
Antoine Domino (track 14)
background vocals:
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-25) (track 7)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 11)
Fred Fassert (track 4)
Chris Kenner (track 14)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 13)
Norman Whitfield (track 10)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 2)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Dean Torrence (track 4)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 4)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-25) (track 7)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 11)
Fred Fassert (track 4)
Eddie Holland (Motown songwriter, lyricist of Holland‐Dozier‐Holland songwriting team) (track 10)
Chris Kenner (track 14)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 13)
Norman Whitfield (track 10)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 2)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 7)
Bobby Hart (track 7)
Norman Whitfield (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 4)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 2)
writer:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 7)
Rudy Clark (songwriter) (track 15)
Michelle Grainger (track 1)
Bobby Hart (track 7)
Tony Hayes (UK songwriter, co-wrote “Black is Black”) (track 1)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
Michelle Phillips (track 2)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 15)
Steve Wadey (track 1)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 15)
Anatole (track 14)
Cousins Music (track 4)
EMI Longitude Music (tracks 4, 14)
Jobete Music (track 10)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 2)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 1)
Trio Music Company (track 15)
Trousdale Music (track 2)
Tune-Kel (track 14)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
RCA Studio A (Hollywood) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-25) (track 7)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 89) (track 2)
arrangement of:
Wahnsinn (translated) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Barbara‐Ann (track 4)
Land of 1000 Dances (track 14)
Wild Thing (track 13)
is the basis for:
Marylène (Barbara-Ann) (track 4)
later parody versions:
Baa! We're Lambs! (track 4)
Konttaushumppa (track 13)
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 13)
Lisbeth (track 13)
Wild Ding (track 13)
later translated versions:
BLACK IS BLACK (Japanese version) (track 1)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 2)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 2)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 2)
Ma-ry-lène (Barbara Ann) (track 4)
Noir c’est noir (track 1)
Näen mustaa vain (track 1)
Wahnsinn (track 13)
Wahnsinn (track 13)
recording of:
Dirty Water (track 11)
Good Lovin’ (track 15)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 2)
Black Is Black (1966) (track 1)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 10)
Last Train to Clarksville (1966-07-25) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (track 2)
Swastikas on Parade (track 14)
Beach Boys Medley (track 4)