Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:26
2 No Particular Place to Go
5 2:44
3 Memphis, Tennessee
3 2:15
4 Tulane
2:39
5 Havana Moon
2 3:09
6 Wee Wee Hours
3 3:06
7 Nadine
2:33
8 Let It Rock
1:46
9 Sweet Little Sixteen
3.35 3:04
10 Maybellene
3.6 2:22
11 Back in the USA
4 2:29
12 Little Queenie
2:43
13 Almost Grown
2 2:22
14 Johnny B. Goode
4.15 2:40
15 School Day
4.35 2:45
16 Oh Baby Doll
4 2:39
17 Sweet Little Rock & Roller
2:25
18 Reelin' and Rockin'
3 3:17
19 Promised Land
2:23
20 Rock and Roll Music
4.35 2:34
21 Downbound Train
3 2:52
22 Brown Eyed Handsome Man
3 2:18
23 Merry Christmas Baby
3:15
24 Bye Bye Johnny
2:07
25 Around and Around
2.5 2:42
26 No Money Down
2:59

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Bob Bushnell (1958-02-28) (track 25)
drums (drum set):
Fred Below (tracks 3, 8)
Jaspar Thomas (track 24)
Ebby Hardy (1955-05-21) (track 6)
Ebby Hardy (1955-12-20) (tracks 21, 26)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Fred Below (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Fred Below (1957-05) (tracks 16, 20)
Jasper Thomas (1957-12) (track 18)
Fred Below (1958) (track 17)
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Jasper Thomas (1958-02-28) (track 25)
Fred Below (1959-01) (track 12)
Fred Below (1959-02) (track 13)
Fred Below (1959-02-17) (track 11)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1964-03-26) (track 2)
Jasper Thomas (1972-03-29) (track 9)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 1)
membranophone:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 14)
guitar:
Matt Murphy (US blues guitarist) (track 24)
Chuck Berry (tracks 3, 8, 24)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (tracks 6, 10)
Chuck Berry (1955-12-20) (tracks 21, 26)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Chuck Berry (1956-10-29) (track 5)
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1956-10-29) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Hubert Sumlin (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 16)
Chuck Berry (1958) (track 17)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 25)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 12)
Bo Diddley (1959-02) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1959-02-17) (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 2)
bass:
Willie Dixon (track 8)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 16)
Willie Dixon (1958) (track 17)
Willie Dixon (1959-01) (track 12)
Willie Dixon (1959-02) (track 13)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 10)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 10)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (tracks 3, 24)
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (tracks 6, 10)
Willie Dixon (1955-12-20) (tracks 21, 26)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Willie Dixon (1956-10-29) (track 5)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (tracks 16, 20)
Willie Dixon (1957-12) (track 18)
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Willie Dixon (1959-02) (track 13)
Willie Dixon (1959-02-17) (track 11)
Willie Dixon (1972-03-29) (track 9)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (tracks 16, 20)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 18)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 9)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (tracks 8, 24)
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (tracks 6, 10)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (tracks 16, 20)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-12) (track 18)
Johnnie Johnson (1958) (track 17)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Johnnie Johnson (1958-02-28) (track 25)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-01) (track 12)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-02) (track 13)
Johnnie Johnson (1959-02-17) (track 11)
Johnnie Johnson (1972-03-29) (track 9)
piano [possibly]:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-12-20) (track 26)
Otis Spann (1955-12-20) (track 26)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (track 24)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 1)
background vocals:
Etta James (1959-02) (track 13)
The Marquees (1959-02) (track 13)
Etta James (1959-02-17) (track 11)
The Marquees (1959-02-17) (track 11)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–6, 8–13, 15–18, 20–22, 24–26)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (tracks 3, 8, 24)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (tracks 6, 10)
Chuck Berry (1955-12-20) (tracks 21, 26)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Chuck Berry (1956-10-29) (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (tracks 16, 20)
Chuck Berry (1957-12) (track 18)
Chuck Berry (1958) (track 17)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Chuck Berry (1958-02-28) (track 25)
Chuck Berry (1959-01) (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 13)
Chuck Berry (1959-02-17) (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1964-03-26) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1972-03-29) (track 9)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–13, 15–18, 20–22, 24–26)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
performer:
Chuck Berry (1956-12-15) (track 15)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 1–2, 6, 10, 14–15, 21, 24, 26)
Willie Dixon (tracks 2, 24)
Chuck Berry (tracks 2, 24)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-05) (track 16)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (1957-12) (tracks 9, 18)
vocals:
Chuck Berry (1959-02) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 5–6, 10, 15, 21–22, 26)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 1, 5–6, 9, 15–16, 18, 20–22, 26)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 9, 12)
Good-Tunes-Music AG (track 25)
Isalee Music (track 4)
Salee Music Company (track 10)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (1958 –) (track 25)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (tracks 6, 10)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-12-20) (tracks 21, 26)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-10-29) (track 5)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-05) (track 16)
DJ-mixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 7) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 10)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 128) (track 20)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 375) (track 22)
is the basis for:
Johnny Bye Bye (track 24)
Johnny Bye-Bye (track 24)
Memphis Tennessee (french lyrics) (track 3)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 9)
later parody versions:
Memphis, Tennessee (track 3)
Афанасий (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Autostop (track 12)
Eddie sois bon (track 14)
Johnny B. Good (track 14)
Johnny B. Goode (track 14)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 1)
Schuitog (track 15)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 14)
Correte Beethoven (track 1)
Donne-moi une idée (track 15)
Détective privé (track 22)
Maybellene (track 10)
Sirop Rock'n'Roll (track 17)
recording of:
Bye Bye Johnny (track 24)
Let It Rock (track 8)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 3)
Tulane (track 4)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 10)
Wee Wee Hours (1955-05-21) (track 6)
Down Bound Train (1955-12-20) (track 21)
No Money Down (1955-12-20) (track 26)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 1)
Brown Eyed Handsome Man (1956-04-19) (track 22)
Havana Moon (1956-10-29) (track 5)
School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes the Bell) (1956-12-15) (track 15)
Oh Baby Doll (1957-05) (track 16)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 20)
Reelin’ and Rockin’ (1957-12) (track 18)
Sweet Little Rock and Roller (1958) (track 17)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 14)
Around and Around (1958-02-28) (track 25)
Little Queenie (1959-01) (track 12)
Almost Grown (1959-02) (track 13)
Back in the U.S.A. (1959-02-17) (track 11)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 2)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1972-03-29) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 14)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/494671 [info]