Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Brown Eyed Girl
Van Morrison 3:03
2 Hang on Sloopy
The McCoys 5 3:04
3 Respect
Aretha Franklin 3.9 2:27
4 Wild Thing
The Troggs 4.5 2:40
5 River Deep, Mountain High
Ike & Tina Turner 4:02
6 Da Doo Ron Ron
The Crystals 2:23
7 You'll Never Walk Alone
Gerry & the Pacemakers 2:26
8 The Loco-motion
Little Eva 2:25
9 For Your Love
The Yardbirds 4.6 2:28
10 Wooly Bully
Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs 4 2:22
11 Runaway
Del Shannon 2:19
12 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:48
13 Rubber Ball
Bobby Vee 2:19
14 Twist & Shout
The Isley Brothers 2:33
15 She's Not There
The Zombies 2:26
16 Surfin'
The Beach Boys 2:11
17 Here Comes The Jungle
Pigmeat Markham 2:42
18 Wipe Out
The Surfaris 2:15
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Crimson and Clover
Tommy James & the Shondells 3:29
2 Downtown
Petula Clark 3:55
3 With a Girl Like You
The Troggs 2:12
4 Surf City
Jan & Dean 2:29
5 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:18
6 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 2:49
7 Puppet on a String
Sandie Shaw 2:25
8 Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
The Marmalade 3:13
9 Yesterday Man
Chris Andrews 2:35
10 Those Were the Days
Mary Hopkin 4:58
11 Alley Oop
The Hollywood Argyles 2:43
12 King of the Road
Roger Miller 2:23
13 Deep Purple
Nino Tempo & April Stevens 2:43
14 Duke of Earl
Gene Chandler 2:30
15 I'm Leaving It Up to You
Dale & Grace 2:08
16 The Israelites
Desmond Dekker & The Aces 2:37
17 America
Trini Lopez 3:31
18 Oh Pretty Woman
Roy Orbison 4:17
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Out of Time
Chris Farlowe 3:16
2 If Paradise Is Half as Nice
Amen Corner 2:50
3 The Ballad of the Green Berets
Sgt. Barry Sadler 2:21
4 Lazy Sunday
The Small Faces 3:08
5 Hanky Panky
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:53
6 Dizzy
Tommy Roe 2:54
7 The Letter
The Box Tops 4.35 1:56
8 Pony Time
Chubby Checker 2:24
9 It's My Party
Lesley Gore 2:15
10 He's a Rebel
The Crystals 2:35
11 He's So Fine
The Chiffons 1:48
12 (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me
Sandie Shaw 2:41
13 The Legend of Xanadu
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich 3:54
14 Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes 3:13
15 Baby Come Back
The Equals 2:27
16 Whinchester Cathedral
New Vaudeville Band 2:12
17 Walking Back to Happiness
Helen Shapiro 2:33
18 Stay
Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs 1:45

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Roger Hawkins (1967-02-14) (track 3)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1967-02-14) (track 3)
cornet:
Melvin Lastie (1967-02-14) (track 3)
organ:
Spooner Oldham (1967-02-14) (track 3)
guitar:
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals rhythm section (guitar/producer)) (1967-02-14) (track 3)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 3)
baritone saxophone:
Willie Bridges (1967-02-14) (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Charles Chalmers (1967-02-14) (track 3)
King Curtis (saxophonist) (1967-02-14) (track 3)
arranger:
Bassett Hand (track 2)
Arif Mardin (track 3)
Tom Dowd (track 3)
background vocals:
Carolyn Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 3)
Erma Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 3)
composer:
Graham Gouldman (track 9)
Otis Redding (track 3)
Chip Taylor (US songwriter) (track 4)
Rod Argent (track 15)
Domingo Samudio (track 10)
conductor:
Bassett Hand (track 2)
Tom Dowd (1967-02-14) (track 3)
lyricist:
Graham Gouldman (track 9)
Otis Redding (track 3)
Chip Taylor (US songwriter) (track 4)
Rod Argent (track 15)
Domingo Samudio (track 10)
producer:
Feldman (of The Strangeloves) (track 2)
Goldstein (track 2)
Giorgio Gomelsky (track 9)
Gottehrer (American songwriter and music executive) (track 2)
Jerry Wexler (track 3)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 3)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 3)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (track 2)
Wes Farrell (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Bang Records (US disco) (track 2)
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1965 –) (track 9)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1966) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 3)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 3)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 3)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 3)
publisher:
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 15)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 4, 9)
Marquis Music Ltd. (track 15)
Marquis Songs USA (track 15)
Morris Music Inc (track 2)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-02-14) (track 3)
has remixes:
karaoke versions:
Wild Thing by [unknown] (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 5) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 257) (track 4)
arrangement of:
Wahnsinn (translated) (track 4)
arrangements:
Hang on Sloopy (translated) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Wild Thing (1966) (track 4)
Respect (1967-02-14) (track 3)
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 4)
Puliukko (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 4)
Gulli (track 10)
Lisbeth (track 4)
Wild Ding (track 4)
later translated versions:
Errespetua (track 3)
For Your Love (Japanese version) (track 9)
Hey Lupe (track 2)
Por tu amor (track 9)
She’s Not There (Japanese version) (track 15)
Wahnsinn (track 4)
Wahnsinn (track 4)
later versions:
Reviens Sloupy (track 2)
recording of:
For Your Love (track 9)
She’s Not There (track 15)
Wooly Bully (track 10)
Hang On Sloopy (1965) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Bel’s Boys Medley (track 15)

CD 2

arranger:
Jimmie Haskell (track 13)
composer:
Chris Andrews (UK singer-songwriter) (track 9)
Peter de Rose (track 13)
conductor:
Jimmie Haskell (track 13)
engineer:
Dave Wiechman (track 13)
lyricist:
Chris Andrews (UK singer-songwriter) (track 9)
Eugene Raskin (track 10)
Mitchell Parish (1938) (track 13)
producer:
Peter Columbus (track 9)
writer:
Phil Coulter (track 7)
Tommy James (track 1)
Pete Lucia (track 1)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 7)
publisher:
Essex Music, Inc. (track 10)
Robbins Music (publishing company owned by EMI Music Publishing Ltd.) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Deep Purple (track 13)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Le Temps des fleurs (track 10)
Sätkynukke (track 7)
later versions:
Soli si muore (track 1)
recording of:
Crimson & Clover (track 1)
Puppet on a String (track 7)
Those Were the Days (track 10)
Yesterday Man (track 9)
translated version of:

CD 3

arranger:
Ennio Morricone (composer) (track 3)
composer:
Robin Moore (Robert Lowell Moore, Jr.) (track 3)
Barry Sadler (track 3)
conductor:
Ennio Morricone (composer) (track 3)
lyricist:
producer:
Dan Penn (track 7)
vocals:
writer:
Ronnie Lane (track 4)
Steve Marriott (English musician and songwriter) (track 4)
Robin Moore (Robert Lowell Moore, Jr.) (track 3)
Tommy Roe (track 6)
Barry Sadler (track 3)
Freddy Weller (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records (not an imprint, use "Arista" for release labels) (1967) (track 7)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 3)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 3)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 3)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 3)
publisher:
United Partnership Music Ltd. ( – ????) (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 364) (track 7)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Romantic Letter (track 7)
later translated versions:
Kirje (track 7)
La carta (track 7)
Une lettre (track 7)
later versions:
Une lettre (track 7)
recording of:
Dizzy (track 6)
Lazy Sunday (track 4)
The Letter (1967) (track 7)
referred to in medleys: