Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Leader of the Pack
The Shangri‐Las ?:??
2 Ya Ya
Lee Dorsey ?:??
3 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors ?:??
4 Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets ?:??
5 Sheila
Tommy Roe ?:??
6 Sweet Little Sixteen
Chuck Berry ?:??
7 Searchin'
The Coasters ?:??
8 Georgia on My Mind
Ray Charles ?:??
9 Tell Laura I Love Her
Ray Peterson ?:??
10 Whole Lotta Shakin'
Jerry Lee Lewis ?:??
11 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters ?:??
12 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
The Platters ?:??
13 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes ?:??
14 Rebel Rouser
Duane Eddy ?:??
15 Iko Iko
The Dixie Cups ?:??
16 La Bamba
Ritchie Valens ?:??
17 Sixteen Candles
The Crests ?:??
18 Venus
Frankie Avalon ?:??
19 Just a Dream
Jimmy Clanton ?:??
20 Sea Cruise
Frankie Ford ?:??
21 Tequila
The Champs ?:??
22 Get a Job
The Silhouettes ?:??
23 Tiger
Fabian ?:??
24 Rockin' Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns ?:??
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Teenager in Love
Dion 2:37
2 Maybellene
Chuck Berry 3.6 2:20
3 Book of Love
The Monotones 5 2:20
4 Long Lonely Nights
Lee Andrews & The Hearts 2:55
5 Personality
Lloyd Price 2:36
6 Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)
Del Shannon 2:10
7 Happy, Happy Birthday Baby
The Tune Weavers 2:18
8 Bo Didley
Bo Diddley 2:30
9 Ten Commandments of Love
The Moonglows 4:05
10 I'll Be Home
The Flamingos 3:07
11 Susie Q
Dale Hawkins 3 2:19
12 Twist and Shout
The Isley Brothers 3 2:32
13 Rock 'n' Roll Is Here to Stay
Danny & The Juniors 2:29
14 Come Go With Me
The Dells 2:41
15 Along Came Jones
The Coasters 2:55
16 Oh What a Night
The Dells 2:54
17 It Hurts to Be in Love
Gene Pitney 2:34
18 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 4 2:16
19 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 2:25
20 Great Balls of Fire
Jerry Lee Lewis 1:53
21 Tossin' and Turnin'
Bobby Lewis 2:34
22 Goodnight Sweetheart
The Spaniels 2:43
23 Raindrops
Dee Clark 2:54
24 Turn Me Loose
Fabian 2:23

Credits

Medium 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 8)
composer:
Jeff Barry (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
Chuck Berry (track 6)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 8)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 6)
Ben Raleigh (track 9)
Ritchie Valens (track 16)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 8)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 6)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 6)
EMI Longitude Music (track 16)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 16)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 8)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Georgia on My Mind (track 8)
is the basis for:
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 6)
later parody versions:
La Bible (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Harry Hoover (track 20)
Pauvre Laura (Tell Laura I Love Her) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Achterbahn (track 20)
Goisern (track 8)
recording of:
La Bamba (additional lyrics by Ritchie Valens) (track 16)
Sea Cruise (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
La bamba (track 16)

Medium 2

membranophone:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 18)
Ronnie Lewis (drummer) (1957) (track 11)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 2)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 18)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 18)
James Burton (guitarist) (1957) (track 11)
Dale Hawkins (1957) (track 11)
bass:
Sonny Trammell (1957) (track 11)
maracas [possibly]:
Leonard Chess (1955-05-21) (track 2)
Jerome Green (1955-05-21) (track 2)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1955-05-21) (track 2)
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 18)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 2)
additional composer:
Eleanor Broadwater (track 11)
Stanley Lewis (well known 60s/70s US producer/songwriter) (track 11)
background vocals:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1957) (track 11)
composer:
Dale Hawkins (track 11)
Mort Shuman (track 1)
Mike Stoller (track 15)
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 18)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 2)
lyricist:
Dale Hawkins (track 11)
Doc Pomus (track 1)
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Jerry Leiber (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 18)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 2)
vocals:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 18)
Dale Hawkins (1957) (track 11)
writer:
Bert Russell (track 12)
Warren Davis (track 3)
George Malone (track 3)
Phil Medley (track 12)
Charles Patrick (track 3)
Doc Pomus (track 24)
Mort Shuman (track 24)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 2)
publisher:
Hi Lo Music (track 18)
recorded at:
Universal Studios in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1955-05-21) (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 18) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (track 18)
cover recording of:
A Teenager in Love (track 1)
Twist and Shout (1962) (track 12)
later parody versions:
EZKiel (track 11)
Twins Came Out (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 12)
later translated versions:
G'nagelte Schuach (track 18)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 12)
Twist y gritos (track 12)
Zorro est arrivé (track 15)
later versions:
Histoire d'amour (track 3)
Maybellene (track 2)
Suusalugu (track 11)
Twiste et chante (track 12)
recording of:
Along Came Jones (track 15)
Book of Love (track 3)
Turn Me Loose (track 24)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 2)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 18)
Susie Q (1957) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (track 18)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 3)