Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
The Platters 2:40
2 That'll Be the Day
Buddy Holly 2:30
3 Margo
Billy Fury 2:36
4 (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:11
5 Moanin' at Midnight
Howlin’ Wolf 2:56
6 Only You (And You Alone)
The Platters 2:39
7 Passing Strangers
Billy Eckstine & Sarah Vaughan 2:41
8 I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Muddy Waters 4 2:48
9 Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley 4 2:46
10 Lonely Ballerina
The Mantovani Orchestra 2:49
11 The Great Pretender
The Platters 2:40
12 Hearted Melodi
Sarah Vaughan 2:24
13 Roll Over Beethoven
Chuck Berry 4 2:03
14 April Love
Pat Boone 2:44
15 See You Later, Alligator
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:45
16 Fine and Mellow
Billie Holiday 3:30
17 My Happiness
Connie Francis 2:32
18 Angel of Death
Hank Williams 1:46

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Fred Below (1954-01-07) (track 8)
membranophone:
Clifton James (1955-03-02) (track 9)
guitar:
Jimmy Rogers (blues artist) (1954-01-07) (track 8)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 8)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 9)
harmonica:
Little Walter (blues performer and songwriter) (1954-01-07) (track 8)
maracas:
Jerome Green (1955-03-02) (track 9)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1954-01-07) (track 8)
piano:
Otis Spann (1954-01-07) (track 8)
additional lyricist:
composer:
Borney Bergantine (track 17)
Willie Dixon (track 8)
Sammy Fain (track 14)
Jerome Kern (tracks 1, 1)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
Billie Holiday (track 16)
Buck Ram (track 11)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 9)
lyricist:
Borney Bergantine (track 17)
Willie Dixon (track 8)
Chuck Berry (track 13)
Otto Harbach (tracks 1, 1)
Billie Holiday (track 16)
Buck Ram (track 11)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 9)
orchestra:
performer:
The Platters (track 1)
producer:
Buck Ram (track 1)
vocals:
Connie Francis (track 17)
Muddy Waters (blues musician) (1954-01-07) (track 8)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1954) (track 8)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1959) (track 17)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 13)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 8)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 1, 1)
Chappell Music (track 17)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 16)
Jewel Music Pub Co Ltd (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 8)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 14)
Panther Music Corp (track 11)
Peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 11)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (tracks 1, 1)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 1, 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 62) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 352) (track 11)
arrangements:
Dym (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes) (for two violins and piano, Frolov) (tracks 1, 1)
cover recording of:
My Happiness (track 17)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1958) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Du är mitt liv (track 17)
Fumo negli occhi (tracks 1, 1)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 13)
later versions:
Correte Beethoven (track 13)
medley of:
En junidag (track 17)
part of:
Roberta (tracks 1, 1)
recording of:
April Love (track 14)
Fine and Mellow (track 16)
Roll Over Beethoven (track 13)
The Great Pretender (track 11)
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man (1954-01-07) (track 8)
Bo Diddley (1955-03-02) (track 9)