Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sweet Little Rock 'n' Roller
2:23
2 Roll Over Beethoven
4.5 2:27
3 Rock 'n' Roll Music
4.35 2:33
4 No Particular Place to Go
2:42
5 Brown Eyed Handsome Man
3 2:17
6 30 Days to Come Back Home
3 2:26
7 Little Queenie
2:43
8 Carol
3.5 2:46
9 Promised Land
2:32
10 Memphis, Tennessee
4:14
11 Too Much Monkey Business
3 2:52
12 My Ding-a-ling
9:35
13 Reeling & Rockin'
3:14
14 Johnny B. Goode
4:55
15 Maybellene
3:27
16 Nadine (Is It You)
4:06
17 Hail, Hail, Rock and Roll
3:33
18 Sweet Little Sixteen
2:48

Credits

Medium 1

trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-19) (track 11)
drums:
Fred Below (track 1)
Ebby Hardy (track 6)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (tracks 2, 5)
Melvin Billups (1956-04-19) (track 11)
Fred Below (1957-05) (track 3)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (1958-06-12) (track 8)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 6)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (tracks 5, 11)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 8)
bass:
Willie Dixon (tracks 1, 6)
maracas:
Jerome Green (track 6)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-19) (tracks 5, 11)
Willie Dixon (1957-05) (track 3)
Willie Dixon (1958-06-12) (track 8)
electric guitar:
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
percussion:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1958-06-12) (track 8)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (tracks 1, 6)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-19) (tracks 5, 11)
Lafayette Leake (1957-05) (track 3)
Paul Gayten (1958-06-12) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-19) (track 11)
composer:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 10–11, 18)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1, 6)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-19) (tracks 5, 11)
Chuck Berry (1957-05) (track 3)
Chuck Berry (1958-06-12) (track 8)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 10–11, 18)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
mastering:
Erick Labson (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 8, 11)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (tracks 2, 8, 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (tracks 5–6, 11)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 3, 5, 11, 18)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 7–8, 18)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 8)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1956-04-19) (tracks 5, 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 128) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 375) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Memphis Tennessee (track 10)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 18)
later parody versions:
Memphis, Tennessee (track 10)
Афанасий (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Autostop (track 7)
Eddie sois bon (track 14)
Johnny B. Good (track 14)
Johnny B. Goode (track 14)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 2)
Ô Carole (track 8)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 14)
Correte Beethoven (track 2)
Détective privé (track 5)
Sirop Rock'n'Roll (track 1)
recording of:
Johnny B. Goode (track 14)
Little Queenie (track 7)
Memphis, Tennessee (track 10)
Thirty Days (track 6)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 2)
Brown Eyed Handsome Man (1956-04-19) (track 5)
Too Much Monkey Business (1956-04-19) (track 11)
Rock and Roll Music (1957-05) (track 3)
Sweet Little Rock and Roller (1958) (track 1)
Carol (1958-06-12) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 14)