Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I'm Gonna Love You Too
4.5 2:16
2 Peggy Sue
4.5 2:32
3 Look at Me
5 2:09
4 Listen to Me
4 2:23
5 Valley of Tears
2:10
6 Ready Teddy
5 1:32
7 Everyday
4.85 2:10
8 Mailman, Bring Me No More Blues
2:14
9 Words of Love
4.5 1:57
10 You're So Square (Baby I Don't Care)
5 1:38
11 Rave On
4 1:51
12 Little Baby
1:54

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-07-01) (tracks 1–2)
Clovis, New Mexico, United States (1957-12-19) (tracks 3, 12)
drums (drum set):
Jerry Allison (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Jerry Allison (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Jerry Allison (1957-07-01) (tracks 1–2)
Jerry Allison (1957-12-19) (track 12)
guitar:
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Niki Sullivan (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Niki Sullivan (1957-07-01) (track 2)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-07-01) (tracks 1–2)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-12-19) (tracks 3, 12)
bass:
Joe B. Mauldin (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Joe B. Mauldin (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Joe B. Mauldin (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Joe B. Mauldin (1957-07-01) (tracks 1–2)
Joe B. Mauldin (1957-12-19) (tracks 3, 12)
percussion [cardboard box percussion]:
Jerry Allison (1957-05-29) (track 7)
percussion [cardboard box]:
Jerry Allison (1957-12-19) (track 3)
celesta:
Vi Petty (1957-05-29) (track 7)
piano:
Vi Petty (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Vi Petty (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
C. W. Kendall (1957-12-19) (track 12)
Vi Petty (1957-12-19) (track 3)
background vocals:
Jerry Allison (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Niki Sullivan (1957-05-29) (track 7)
composer:
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (tracks 4, 9)
John Marascalco (track 6)
Mike Stoller (1957) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05-29) (track 7)
lyricist:
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (tracks 4, 9)
John Marascalco (track 6)
Jerry Leiber (1957) (track 10)
producer:
Norman Petty (tracks 2, 6–8)
vocals:
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-04-08) (track 8)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-05-29) (track 7)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-07-01) (tracks 1–2)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (1957-12-19) (tracks 3, 12)
writer:
Jerry Allison (tracks 2–3)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (tracks 2–3, 7, 12)
Bill Katz (track 8)
C. W. Kendall (track 12)
Joe B. Mauldin (track 1)
Norman Petty (tracks 1–4, 7, 11–12)
Ruth Roberts (track 8)
Niki Sullivan (track 1)
Bob Thiele (producer & songwriter) (track 8)
Bill Tilghman (track 11)
Sonny West (track 11)
publisher:
ABG Elvis Songs (track 6)
Gladys Music (track 10)
MPL (Paul McCartney-related) ( – ????) (track 1)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 6, 10)
Wren Music Co. (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 154) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 194) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 236) (track 7)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Rave On (track 11)
Mailman, Bring Me No More Blues (1957-04-08) (track 8)
later translated versions:
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 2)
咪當我老襯 (track 10)
later versions:
Sentimentale (track 10)
recording of:
Listen to Me (track 4)
Words of Love (track 9)
Ready Teddy (1957-05 – 1957-07) (track 6)
Everyday (1957-05-29) (track 7)
I'm Gonna Love You Too (1957-07-01) (track 1)
Peggy Sue (1957-07-01) (track 2)
Little Baby (1957-12-19) (track 12)
Look at Me (1957-12-19) (track 3)