Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Around the Clock (live) Bill Haley and The Comets 2:10
2 Johnny B Good (live) Chuck Berry 2:38
3 Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins 4 2:13
4 Blueberry Hill (live) Fats Domino 2:19
5 Rocky Road Blues Gene Vincent 2:19
6 Peggy Sue Buddy Holly & The Picks 2:29
7 Rebel Rouser Duane Eddy 2:16
8 Don't Be Cruel Jerry Lee Lewis 1:58
9 Ooby Dooby Roy Orbison 2:10
10 Oh Boy Wanda Jackson 2:08
11 Come on Let's Go Ritchie Valens 2:02
12 I Fought the Law Bobby Fuller Four 2:12
13 Tiger Fabian 2:31
14 Runaway Boys The Stray Cats 3:27
15 Red Cadillac and a Black Moustache Warren Smith 2:16
16 Little Darlin' The Diamonds 2:07
17 Maybeline (live) Chuck Berry 2:19
18 Rockin' With My Baby Malcolm Yelvington 2:20
19 Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash 2:46
20 Flyin' Saucers Rock' n' Roll Billy Lee Riley 2:01
21 I Like Love Vince Taylor 2:04
22 What'd I Say Jerry Lee Lewis 2:24
23 Wake Up Little Susie (live) The Everly Brothers 1:59
24 That's Alright Mama (live) Ricky Nelson 4:00
25 Tutti Frutti Little Richard 2:20

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 3)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1956-12-11) (track 20)
guitar:
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 3)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 3)
Roland Janes (1956-12-11) (track 20)
Billy Lee Riley (1956-12-11) (track 20)
bass:
Marvin Pepper (1956-12-11) (track 20)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 3)
piano:
Jerry Lee Lewis (Rock & Roll pianist, “The Killer”) (1956-12-11) (track 20)
composer:
Vincent Rose (early-20th century violinist, pianist, composer & bandleader) (track 4)
Sonny Curtis (track 12)
Wade Moore (track 9)
Dick Penner (track 9)
Ray Scott (Rockabilly artist: Harold Raymond Scott) (track 20)
Ritchie Valens (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 2)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 3)
lyricist:
Sonny Curtis (track 12)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 4)
Wade Moore (track 9)
Dick Penner (track 9)
Ray Scott (Rockabilly artist: Harold Raymond Scott) (track 20)
Larry Stock (track 4)
Ritchie Valens (track 11)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 2)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 3)
producer:
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 20)
vocals:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 3)
Billy Lee Riley (1956-12-11) (track 20)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 6)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 23)
Felice Bryant (track 23)
Jack Clement (track 21)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 6)
Norman Petty (track 6)
Slim Jim Phantom (track 14)
Brian Setzer (track 14)
publisher:
Acuff-Rose Pub. (track 12)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
Carlin Music Corp. (track 3)
Hi Lo Music (track 3)
Hill & Range (track 3)
House of Bryant Publications (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 23)
Isalee Music (track 2)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 4)
Unichappell Music (track 3)
Wren Music Co. (track 3)
recorded at:
Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1956-12-11) (track 20)
has remixes:
Blue Suede Shoes (test acetate) by Carl Perkins (track 3)
remix of:
Flying Saucer Rock & Roll (undubbed master take) by Billy Riley (track 20)
part of:
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 5) (order: 5) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (order: 94) (track 3)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
I Fought the Law (track 12)
I Like Love (track 21)
is the basis for:
Rat qui roule (track 2)
later parody versions:
I Fought the Lawn (track 12)
Juostaan pois (track 14)
Афанасий (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Apporte de l'eau (track 12)
later translated versions:
Eddie sois bon (track 2)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 3)
J'ai joué et puis j'ai perdu (I Fought the Law) (track 12)
Johnny B. Good (track 2)
Johnny B. Goode (track 2)
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 6)
Peggy Sue (track 6)
Willem wordt wakker (track 23)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 2)
Peggy Sue (track 6)
live recording of:
Blueberry Hill (track 4)
Johnny B. Goode (track 2)
part of:
Million Dollar Quartet (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott) (track 3)
recording of:
Come On, Let’s Go (track 11)
Ooby Dooby (track 9)
Peggy Sue (track 6)
Runaway Boys (track 14)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 3)
Flyin’ Saucers Rock ’n’ Roll (1956-12-11) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 5) (track 3)
Raggarkungen (order: 5) (track 3)
Swing the Mood (order: 6) (track 23)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (order: 7) (track 2)