Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 3.5 2:30
2 Twist and Shout
The Isley Brothers 3 2:31
3 True Fine Mama
Little Richard 2:43
4 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:07
5 He's So Fine
The Chiffons 4 1:53
6 Everyday
Buddy Holly 4.8 2:08
7 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:40
8 Remember Then
The Earls 2:08
9 A Lover's Question
Clyde McPhatter 2:36
10 Runaround Sue
Dion & The Belmonts 2:41
11 Ooby Dooby
The Teen Kings 5 2:13
12 The Locomotion
Little Eva 2:28
13 Peppermint Twist, Part 1
Joey Dee & The Starliters 2:03
14 Palisades Park
Freddy Cannon 1:53
15 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las 2:51
16 Let's Hang On!
The Four Seasons 3:19
17 Daddy's Home
Shep & The Limelites 2:51
18 Johnny Angel
Shelley Fabares 2:23
19 Cathy's Clown
The Everly Brothers 2:24
20 Tell Him
The Exciters 2:35
21 Since I Fell for You
Lenny Welch 2:54
22 Last Kiss
J. Frank Wilson & The Cavaliers 2:24
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Do You Love Me
The Contours 5 2:54
2 Shimmy, Shimmy, Ko-Ko-Bop
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:08
3 It's My Party
Lesley Gore 2:22
4 Mother-In-Law
Ernie K-Doe 2:32
5 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 3 2:25
6 My Prayer
The Platters 2:47
7 Honeycomb
Jimmie Rodgers 2:16
8 Mack the Knife
Bobby Darin 3:05
9 Sea of Love
Phil Phillips & The Twilights 2:22
10 Hello Stranger
Barbara Lewis 2:41
11 (Just Like) Romeo & Juliet
The Reflections 2:19
12 Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
The Casinos 3:07
13 My Own True Love
The Duprees 2:29
14 Stay
Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs 1:38
15 Little Star
The Elegants 2:43
16 I've Told Every Little Star
Linda Scott 2:18
17 Tossin' and Turnin'
Bobby Lewis 2:35
18 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
The Tokens 2:41
19 Take Good Care of My Baby
Bobby Vee 2:38
20 Will You Love Me Tomorrow
The Shirelles 3.65 2:43
21 Cara Mia
Jay & The Americans 2:34
22 1-2-3
Len Barry 2:21
Medium 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Over and Over
Bobby Day 2:21
2 What'd I Say, Part 1
Ray Charles 3:11
3 Once in a While
The Chimes 2:29
4 Sea Cruise
Frankie Ford 2:43
5 Donna
Ritchie Valens 5 2:23
6 Those Oldies but Goodies (Remind Me of You)
Little Caesar & The Romans 2 3:29
7 Since I Met You Baby
Ivory Joe Hunter 2:44
8 Over the Mountain; Across the Sea
Johnnie & Joe with Rex Garvin & his orch. 2:16
9 He Will Break Your Heart
Jerry Butler 2:48
10 For Your Love
Ed Townsend 2:52
11 All I Have to Do Is Dream
The Everly Brothers 2:20
12 Handy Man
Jimmy Jones 2:01
13 Up on the Roof
The Drifters 5 2:37
14 Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me
Mel Carter 2:28
15 Runaway
Del Shannon 5 2:21
16 Travelin' Man
Ricky Nelson 2:22
17 There's a Moon Out Tonight
The Capris 2:13
18 Blue Moon
The Marcels 2:16
19 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 4.6 2:56
20 Our Anniversary
Shep & The Limelites 2:38
21 Chapel of Love
The Dixie Cups 2:49
22 Where Were You on Our Wedding Day
Lloyd Price 2:39

Credits

Medium 1

mandolin:
James Morrow (1956) (track 11)
membranophone:
Billy Pat Ellis (1956) (track 11)
guitar:
Johnny 'Guitar' Wilson (1956) (track 11)
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 11)
double bass:
Jack Kennelly (1956) (track 11)
composer:
Wayne Cochran (track 22)
Carole King (track 12)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 5)
Don Everly (track 19)
Wade Moore (track 11)
Dick Penner (track 11)
lyricist:
Wayne Cochran (track 22)
Ronald Mack (60s US songwriter) (track 5)
Don Everly (track 19)
Gerry Goffin (track 12)
Wade Moore (track 11)
Dick Penner (track 11)
vocals:
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 11)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 15)
Charles Baskerville (track 17)
Clarence Bassett (track 17)
Bert Russell (track 2)
Ellie Greenwich (track 15)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 6)
John Madara (track 1)
Phil Medley (track 2)
Norman Petty (track 6)
Arthur Singer (track 1)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (tracks 5, 15)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (tracks 5, 15)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (tracks 5, 15)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (tracks 5, 15)
publisher:
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (1962 –) (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 236) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 351) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 447) (track 15)
cover recording of:
Last Kiss (track 22)
Twist and Shout (1962) (track 2)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Last Night (track 22)
Twins Came Out (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 2)
later translated versions:
Kohta juna lähtee (track 12)
La locomotion (track 12)
Le Chef de la bande (track 15)
Le Loco-motion (French version) (track 12)
Le Petit Clown de ton cœur (Cathy's Clown) (track 19)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 2)
Twist y gritos (track 2)
豪情夜 (track 5)
later versions:
My Sweet Lord (track 5)
Twiste et chante (track 2)
recording of:
At the Hop (track 1)
Cathy’s Clown (track 19)
Daddy's Home (track 17)
Leader of the Pack (track 15)
The Loco‐Motion (track 12)
Ooby Dooby (1956) (track 11)
Everyday (1957-09-20) (track 6)
He’s So Fine (1962) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 19)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 15)
Swing the Mood (track 1)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 19)

Medium 2

drums (drum set) [drums]:
Gary Chester (studio drummer and educator) (1960) (track 20)
kettle drum:
Carole King (1960) (track 20)
guitar:
Huey Davis (guitarist) (1962) (track 1)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1960) (track 20)
arranger:
Bonnie Guitar (track 5)
background vocals:
Joe Billingslea (1962) (track 1)
Billy Hoggs (1962) (track 1)
Hubert Johnson (singer) (1962) (track 1)
Sylvester Potts (1962) (track 1)
composer:
Georges Boulanger (Romani-Romanian violonist, conductor, composer) (track 6)
Jerome Kern (track 16)
George Khoury (track 9)
Carole King (track 20)
Barbara Lewis (track 10)
Solomon Linda (track 18)
Philip Baptiste (track 9)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 14)
Berry Gordy (track 1)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 2)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1954) (tracks 7, 7)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1962) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Shirley Owens (1960) (track 20)
Billy Gordon (1962) (track 1)
Billy Hoggs (1962) (track 1)
lyricist:
Philip Baptiste (track 9)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 14)
Gerry Goffin (track 20)
Berry Gordy (track 1)
Jimmy Kennedy (track 6)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 2)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1954) (tracks 7, 7)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 18)
producer:
Berry Gordy (track 1)
vocals:
Doris Coley (1960) (track 20)
Addie Harris (1960) (track 20)
Beverly Lee (1960) (track 20)
writer:
Luigi Creatore (track 18)
Mack David (track 13)
Barbara Ellis (track 5)
John Gluck, Jr. (track 3)
Wally Gold (track 3)
Seymour Gottlieb (track 3)
Hugo Peretti (track 18)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 18)
Max Steiner (track 13)
Gary Troxel (track 5)
Herb Weiner (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 20)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 18)
Brad Reinis Music (track 13)
Debbie Grillo Music (track 13)
Jobe Music (track 13)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 13)
Cherio Corp (1960) (track 14)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1962) (track 1)
music videos:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 125) (track 20)
cover recording of:
Honeycomb (1957) (track 7)
has revision:
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision) (track 18)
is based on:
Avant de mourir (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Spikre paller (track 3)
later translated versions:
Ci vedremo domani (Will You Love Me Tomorrow) (track 20)
C’est ma fête (track 3)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (track 3)
Leva livet (track 3)
On mun bailut (track 3)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (track 3)
Roadie-Lied (track 14)
ים האהבה (track 9)
歡欣一一記 (track 20)
later versions:
Doux tam-tam (track 5)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 18)
recording of:
Come Softly to Me (track 5)
Hello Stranger (track 10)
Honeycomb (track 7)
My Own True Love (track 13)
My Prayer (track 6)
Sea of Love (Phil Phillips song) (track 9)
Stay (track 14)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (1960) (track 20)
Do You Love Me (1962) (track 1)
It’s My Party (1963-03-30) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Wimoweh (track 18)

Medium 3

composer:
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 9)
Calvin Carter (track 9)
Curtis Mayfield (track 9)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 11)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 2)
Carole King (track 13)
Ritchie Valens (track 5)
Michael Edwards (1937) (track 3)
Jerry Fuller (1961) (track 16)
lead vocals [singing voice on 1st lead]:
Carl Burnett (the original Little Caesar from Little Caesar & The Romans) (track 6)
lyricist:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 11)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 2)
Gerry Goffin (track 13)
Carole King (track 13)
Ritchie Valens (track 5)
Bud Green (1937) (track 3)
Jerry Fuller (1961) (track 16)
producer:
Jimmie Haskell (track 16)
Ozzie Nelson (track 16)
Ricky Nelson (rock n roll artist) (track 16)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 19)
solo clavioline [musitron]:
Max Crook (track 15)
spoken vocals [spoken voice on 2nd lead]:
David Johnson (track 6)
vocals:
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 19)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 21)
Otis Blackwell (track 12)
Max Crook (track 15)
Ellie Greenwich (track 21)
Jimmy Jones (writer of "Good Timin'" and "Handy Man") (track 12)
Ben E. King (track 19)
Jerry Leiber (track 19)
Del Shannon (track 15)
Phil Spector (track 21)
Mike Stoller (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 19)
publisher:
Acuff-Rose Publ. (track 11)
Belinda Music (track 15)
Bug Music (track 15)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 2, 5)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 19)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 19)
Melodie der Welt (track 19)
Mijac Music (track 2)
Mole Hole Music (track 15)
Progressive Music (track 2)
Trio Music (track 19)
Unichappell Music (track 19)
Vicki Music (track 15)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
Minurve Records (2009-02-25 –) (track 11)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 19)
sampled by:
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 19)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 113) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 466) (track 15)
cover recording of:
Once in a While (track 3)
is the basis for:
Goin' 2 the Chapel (track 21)
later parody versions:
Karkuri (track 15)
Mia (track 19)
Ronomy (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Harry Hoover (track 4)
later translated versions:
Achterbahn (track 4)
Bleib bei mir (track 19)
Mädchenschreck (track 15)
Pregherò (track 19)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 19)
Stand by Me (track 19)
Sur le toit (Up On the Roof) (track 13)
Đến bên em (track 19)
烈火街頭 (track 15)
緊靠一起 (track 19)
later versions:
Mon amour disparu (track 15)
Pendant les vacances (All I Have to Do Is Dream) (track 11)
Vanina (track 15)
recording of:
Chapel of Love (track 21)
Donna (track 5)
Handy Man (track 12)
Runaway (track 15)
Sea Cruise (track 4)
Travelin’ Man (track 16)
Up on the Roof (track 13)
What’d I Say (track 2)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 15)