Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chances Are
Johnny Mathis 3:04
2 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 2:23
3 The End of the World
Skeeter Davis 3.5 2:39
4 I Cried a Tear
LaVern Baker 2:38
5 In the Still of the Night
The Five Satins 3:04
6 Spanish Harlem
Ben E. King 5 3:01
7 Who’s Sorry Now
Connie Francis 2:20
8 Tonight, Tonight
The Mello-Kings 2:32
9 Puppy Love
Paul Anka 2:43
10 Blue Velvet
Bobby Vinton 2:50
11 Crazy
Patsy Cline 2:44
12 Secretly
Jimmie Rodgers 2:40
13 Gee Whiz
Carla Thomas 2:21
14 Since I Met You Baby
Ivory Joe Hunter 2:46
15 Crying in the Rain
The Everly Brothers 2:02
16 My True Love
Jack Scott 2:47
17 You’ll Lose a Good Thing
Barbara Lynn 2:20
18 Sleep Walk
Santo & Johnny 2:25
19 There Goes My Baby
The Drifters 5 2:12
20 It’s Only Make Believe
Conway Twitty 2:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Only You
The Platters 2:39
2 Break It to Me Gently
Brenda Lee 2:40
3 Gone
Ferlin Husky 2:25
4 I'm Leaving It Up to You
Dale & Grace 2:14
5 Where or When
Dion & The Belmonts 2:40
6 My Special Angel
Bobby Helms 3:01
7 Tears on My Pillow
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:16
8 Last Date
Floyd Cramer 2:31
9 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
The Shirelles 3.65 2:39
10 Suspicion
Terry Stafford 2:31
11 I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos 3:13
12 I've Told Every Little Star
Linda Scott 2:19
13 Tragedy
Thomas Wayne 2:12
14 There's a Moon Out Tonight
The Capris 2:17
15 What a Difference a Day Makes
Dinah Washington 3 2:31
16 You Belong to Me
The Duprees 2:38
17 Earth Angel
The Penguins 3:00
18 I Almost Lost My Mind
Pat Boone 2:39
19 A Thousand Stars
Kathy Young & The Innocents 3:13
20 Daddy's Home
Shep & The Limelites 2:58

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Reggie Kimber (track 19)
arranger:
Bonnie Guitar (track 2)
baritone vocals:
Dock Green (track 19)
bass vocals:
Elsbeary Hobbs (track 19)
composer:
Arthur Kent (track 3)
Willie Nelson (track 11)
Phil Spector (track 6)
Carla Thomas (track 13)
engineer:
Bill Porter (track 3)
lead vocals:
Ben E. King (track 19)
lyricist:
Jerry Leiber (track 6)
Willie Nelson (track 11)
Carla Thomas (track 13)
Sylvia Dee (track 3)
producer:
Chet Atkins (track 3)
tenor vocals:
Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) (track 19)
vocals:
Skeeter Davis (track 3)
writer:
Luigi Creatore (track 12)
Barbara Ellis (track 2)
Al Hoffman (track 12)
Ben E. King (track 19)
Jerry Leiber (track 19)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (track 12)
Lover Patterson (track 19)
Hugo Peretti (track 12)
Mike Stoller (track 19)
George Treadwell (track 19)
Gary Troxel (track 2)
publisher:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 193) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 350) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Secretly (track 12)
later translated versions:
Fait pour durer (track 3)
On yksi ruusu (track 6)
冬戀 (track 3)
后会无期 (track 3)
later versions:
Doux tam-tam (track 2)
recording of:
Come Softly to Me (track 2)
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 11)
Spanish Harlem (track 6)
There Goes My Baby (1959) (track 19)
The End of the World (1962) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 3)

CD 2

drumset [drums]:
Gary Chester (studio drummer and educator) (1960) (track 9)
kettle drum:
Carole King (1960) (track 9)
drums:
Panama Francis (track 15)
flute:
Jerome Richardson (track 15)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (track 15)
double bass:
Milt Hinton (track 15)
piano:
Joe Zawinul (track 15)
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1960) (track 9)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (track 15)
arranger:
Belford Hendricks (track 15)
composer:
María Grever (track 15)
Jerome Kern (track 12)
Carole King (track 9)
Eugene Pearson (track 19)
Smokey Rogers (track 3)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 15)
lead vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 15)
Shirley Owens (1960) (track 9)
lyricist:
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 15)
Gerry Goffin (track 9)
Eugene Pearson (track 19)
Smokey Rogers (track 3)
performer:
producer:
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 15)
vocals:
Doris Coley (1960) (track 9)
Addie Harris (1960) (track 9)
Beverly Lee (1960) (track 9)
writer:
Charles Baskerville (track 20)
Clarence Bassett (track 20)
Fred Burch (track 13)
Gerald Nelson (track 13)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 15)
Maurice Music (track 15)
Stanley Adams Music (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 125) (track 9)
cover recording of:
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 15)
is based on:
later translated versions:
歡欣一一記 (track 9)
recording of:
A Thousand Stars (track 19)
Daddy's Home (track 20)
Gone (track 3)
Tragedy (track 13)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (1960) (track 9)
translated version of:

Release

ASIN: US: B002JQFP2G [info]