Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:40
2 Let's Go to San Francisco
The Flower Pot Men 3:35
3 Israelites
Desmond Dekker 2:36
4 Lemon Tree
Trini Lopez 2:49
5 Stand by Me
The Drifters 2:51
6 Viva Bobby Joe
The Equals 3:00
7 Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town
Kenny Rogers 2:54
8 Beach Baby
First Class 5 4:52
9 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:20
10 Summertime
Billy Stewart 2:43
11 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:59
12 Only You
The Platters 2:38
13 Still I'm Sad
The Yardbirds 1:40
14 Twenty-Four Hours From Tulsa
Gene Pitney 3 2:57
15 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 2:57
16 I Can't Control Myself
The Troggs 3:09

Credits

Medium 1

membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 11)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 11)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 11)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 11)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 14)
John Sebastian (track 9)
Chip Taylor (track 1)
Mel Tillis (track 7)
lyricist:
John Sebastian (track 9)
Chip Taylor (track 1)
Hal David (track 14)
Mel Tillis (track 7)
producer:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 11)
Quin Ivy (track 11)
vocals:
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 11)
writer:
John Carter (songwriter & producer, b. 1942) (tracks 2, 8)
Desmond Dacres (Desmond Dekker) (track 3)
Leslie Kong (track 3)
Calvin Lewis (track 11)
Ken Lewis (manager/songwriter for 60s groups, incl. Flower Pot Men) (track 2)
Jim McCarty (UK drummer) (track 13)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 13)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 11)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 15)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 11)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 11)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 11)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 11)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 11)
publisher:
Ackee Music Inc. (track 3)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 15)
Mijac Music (track 11)
Peermusic Ltd. (US publisher, represented by BMI) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 11)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 11)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 11)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 11)
arrangement of:
Wahnsinn (translated) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Wild Thing (track 1)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Konttaushumppa (track 1)
Lowell Man (track 15)
Old Man (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Dumkopf (track 1)
Lisbeth (track 1)
Wild Ding (track 1)
later translated versions:
Il faut croire aux étoiles (Let’s Go to San Francisco) (track 2)
Wahnsinn (track 1)
Wahnsinn (track 1)
later versions:
Ruby (German version) (track 7)
recording of:
Beach Baby (track 8)
Israelites (track 3)
Soul Man (track 15)
Still I’m Sad (track 13)
Daydream (1966) (track 9)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 2)
translated version of:
Lawman (執法者) (track 15)

Release Group

part of: 16 Golden Hits (number: 1)