Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tell It Like It Is
Aaron Neville 2:42
2 Rhythm of the Rain
The Cascades 2:28
3 Alley Oop
The Hollywood Argyles 5 2:44
4 Let's Dance
Chris Montez 2:08
5 Louie Louie
The Kingsmen 5 2:42
6 Mockingbird
Inez Foxx 2:36
7 Ya Ya
Lee Dorsey 2:27
8 Harlem Shuffle
Bob & Earl 2 2:51
9 Raindrops
Dee Clark 2:48
10 Venus in Blue Jeans
Jimmy Clanton 2:17
11 Soldier Boy
The Shirelles 2:44
12 Tuff
Ace Cannon 2:36
13 Saturday Night at the Movies
The Drifters 2:33
14 The Birds and the Bees
Jewel Akens 2:09
15 Mule Skinner Blues
The Fendermen 2:29
16 Peppermint Twist
Joey Dee & The Starliters 2:03
17 Surfin' Bird
The Trashmen 2:22
18 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 3:00
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Fought the Law
The Bobby Fuller Four 5 2:18
2 Sugar Sugar
The Archies 3.25 2:48
3 Tonight I Fell in Love
The Tokens 1:42
4 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:51
5 Perfidia
The Ventures 2:04
6 There's a Kind of Hush
Herman’s Hermits 4 2:36
7 Mirage
Tommy James 2:39
8 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 2:57
9 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 2:37
10 Working in a Coalmine
Lee Dorsey 2:49
11 Israelites
Desmond Dekker 2:43
12 Spanish Harlem
Ben E. King 2:54
13 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:55
14 Oh What a Night
The Dells 2:55
15 Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
The Casinos 2:58
16 Spicks and Specks
Bee Gees 2:52
17 If I Were a Carpenter
Bobby Darin 2:21
18 Ferry Cross the Mersey
Gerry & The Pacemakers 2:25

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 5)
Dallas Frazier (track 3)
John Gummoe (track 2)
lyricist:
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 5)
Dallas Frazier (track 3)
John Gummoe (track 2)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 18)
writer:
George Davis (US musician & songwriter George Richard Davis Jr.) (track 1)
Lee Diamond (track 1)
Luther Dixon (track 11)
Bob Elgin (track 11)
Florence Greenberg (track 11)
Ben E. King (track 18)
Jerry Leiber (track 18)
Earl Nelson (track 8)
Bob Relf (track 8)
Kay Rogers (track 11)
Mike Stoller (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 8)
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 8)
publisher:
Bug Music Ltd. (track 8)
Conrad Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 1)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 18)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 18)
Melodie der Welt (track 18)
Trio Music (track 18)
Unichappell Music (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
remaster of:
Harlem Shuffle by Bob & Earl (track 8)
sampled by:
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 5)
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 5)
part of:
cover recording of:
Louie Louie (track 5)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 18)
Ruthie-Ruthie (track 5)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 18)
Pregherò (track 18)
Ritmo da chuva (track 2)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 18)
Stand by Me (track 18)
Đến bên em (track 18)
悲しき雨音 (track 2)
有水冇閉翳 (track 2)
緊靠一起 (track 18)
雨的旋律 (track 2)
recording of:
Alley Oop (track 3)
Harlem Shuffle (track 8)
Rhythm of the Rain (track 2)
Soldier Boy (track 11)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 18)
Tell It Like It Is (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 8)

CD 2

membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 13)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 13)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 13)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 13)
composer:
Sonny Curtis (track 1)
Alberto Domínguez (track 5)
Barry Gibb (track 16)
lyricist:
Sonny Curtis (track 1)
Alberto Domínguez (track 5)
Barry Gibb (track 16)
producer:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 13)
Quin Ivy (track 13)
vocals:
Eddie Floyd (track 8)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 13)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 2)
Steve Cropper (track 8)
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 11)
Eddie Floyd (track 8)
Andy Kim (track 2)
Leslie Kong (track 11)
Calvin Lewis (track 13)
Les Reed (track 6)
Geoff Stephens (track 6)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 13)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 9)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 13)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 13)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 13)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 13)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 13)
publisher:
Ackee Music Inc. (track 11)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
East Memphis Music (track 8)
Kirshner (track 2)
Mijac Music (track 13)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 2)
Warner Chappell North America (tracks 8–9, 13)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 13)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 13)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 13)
mash-ups:
music videos:
Sugar, Sugar by The Archies (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 175) (track 1)
cover recording of:
I Fought the Law (track 1)
instrumental cover recording of:
Perfidia (track 5)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Lowell Man (track 9)
Old Man (track 9)
later translated versions:
Danse perfidia (French translation) (track 5)
Hay una especie de silencio (Spanish translation) (track 6)
Hiljenee (Finnish translation) (track 6)
Perfidia (Finnish) (track 5)
Ta i trä (track 8)
每事問 (Yue Chinese translation) (track 6)
見つめあう恋 (Japanese translation) (track 6)
later versions:
Douce Candy (track 2)
recording of:
Israelites (track 11)
Knock on Wood (track 8)
Soul Man (track 9)
Spicks and Specks (track 16)
Sugar, Sugar (track 2)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 2)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 2)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 2)
translated version of:
Lawman (執法者) (track 9)