Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Bye Bye Love
The Everly Brothers 2:23
2 Twilight Time
The Platters 2:48
3 Donna
Ritchie Valens 2:31
4 A Teenager in Love
Dion & The Belmonts 5 2:36
5 It's Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:15
6 Sugar Shack
Jimmy Gilmer and The Fireballs 2:01
7 It's All in the Game
Tommy Edwards 2:38
8 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
The Tokens 2:42
9 Good Golly, Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:12
10 Hey! Baby
Bruce Channel 2:24
11 Wipe Out
The Surfaris 2:42
12 Shop Around
The Miracles 2:45

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Marvin Tarplin (1960) (track 12)
background vocals:
Warren “Pete” Moore (1960) (track 12)
Claudette Rogers Robinson (1960) (track 12)
Bobby Rogers (1960) (track 12)
Ronnie White (1960) (track 12)
composer:
Solomon Linda (track 8)
Mort Shuman (track 4)
Ritchie Valens (track 3)
Charles Dawes (1911) (track 7)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1960) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Smokey Robinson (1960) (track 12)
lyricist:
Ritchie Valens (track 3)
Doc Pomus (track 4)
Carl Sigman (1951) (track 7)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 8)
performer:
writer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 1)
Felice Bryant (track 1)
Luigi Creatore (track 8)
Berry Gordy (track 12)
Jack Nance (track 5)
Hugo Peretti (track 8)
Smokey Robinson (track 12)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 8)
Conway Twitty (track 5)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 8)
Larry Spier Inc. (track 7)
Majorsongs Ltd. (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1960) (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 495) (track 12)
has revision:
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision) (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
C'est le jeu (It’s All in the Game) (track 7)
Shop Around (Captain & Tennille version) (track 12)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 8)
recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 4)
Bye Bye Love (track 1)
Donna (track 3)
Shop Around (1960) (track 12)
version of:
Wimoweh (track 8)

Release

ASIN: US: B00004HYG1 [info]

Release Group

part of: The Rock 'n' Roll Era (Time-Life Music) (number: M183-23)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000052475 [info]