Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Come Back My Love
The Cardinals 2:26
2 The Glory of Love
The Five Keys 3:10
3 Out of Sight, Out of Mind
The Five Keys 2:20
4 Love Walked In
The Flamingos 2:51
5 Twilight Time
The Platters 2:47
6 Blue Velvet
The Moonglows 3:05
7 The Wind
Nolan Strong and The Diablos 3:04
8 Work With Me Annie
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters 2:47
9 My Memories of You
The Harptones 3:12
10 Down on My Knees
The Heartbeats 1:55
11 The Letter
Vernon Green & The Medallions 2:50
12 A Casual Look
The Six Teens 2:26
13 Please Send Me Someone to Love
The Moonglows 2:23
14 Goodnight My Love
Jesse Belvin 3:08
15 Count Every Star
The Rivieras 2:53
16 Every Night (I Pray)
The Chantels 2:06
17 I Met Him on a Sunday
The Shirelles 2:15
18 Bad Boy
The Jive Bombers 2:53
19 Sixty Minute Man
The Dominoes 2:32
20 Star Dust
Billy Ward and His Dominoes 3:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 For Sentimental Reasons
The Cleftones 2:31
2 The Girl I Love
The Cadillacs 2:31
3 I'm Not a Juvenile Delinquent
Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers 2:49
4 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
The Platters 2:40
5 Come Softly to Me
The Fleetwoods 3 2:26
6 Chapel of Dreams
The Dubs 2:30
7 Happy, Happy Birthday Baby
The Tune Weavers 2:24
8 Don't You Just Know It
Huey “Piano” Smith & The Clowns 2:34
9 Little Bitty Pretty One
Thurston Harris & The Sharps 2:23
10 Down the Aisle of Love
The Quin-Tones 2:51
11 A Million to One
Jimmy Charles & The Revelettes 2:30
12 Once Upon a Time
Rochell & The Candles with Johnny Wyatt 2:53
13 Moonlight Cocktails
The Rivieras 2:47
14 Deep Purple
Billy Ward and His Dominoes 2:13
15 At the Hop
Danny & the Juniors 3.5 2:32
16 Little Darlin'
The Diamonds 2:10
17 Lonely Way
The Skyliners 2:17
18 Sea of Love
Phil Phillips & The Twilights 2:25
19 Those Oldies but Goodies (Remind Me of You)
Little Caesar & The Romans 2 3:28
20 I Believe
The Earls 4:11
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Wonderful Dream
The Majors 2:03
2 Village of Love
Nathaniel Mayer & The Fabulous Twilights 2:01
3 The Angels Listened In
The Crests 2:04
4 It Happened Today
The Skyliners 1:47
5 My Own True Love
The Duprees 2:31
6 Love Came to Me
Dion 2:46
7 Come on Little Angel
The Belmonts 3:04
8 I Count the Tears
The Drifters 2:16
9 Let Me In
The Sensations 3:08
10 Smoky Places
The Corsairs 3:01
11 I'm a Happy Man
The Jive Five feat. Eugene Pitt 2:39
12 This Magic Moment
The Drifters 2:28
13 Angel Baby
Rosie & The Originals 3:46
14 Who Put the Bomp (In the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
Barry Mann 2:46
15 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
The Tokens 2:43
16 A Thousand Stars
Kathy Young & The Innocents 3:14
17 You've Really Got a Hold on Me
The Miracles 3:12
18 Will You Love Me Tomorrow
The Shirelles 3.65 2:36
19 You Were Mine
The Fireflies 1:58
20 Forever
The Marvelettes 2:45

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Hank Ballard (track 8)
Bruno Coquatrix (track 15)
Artie Dunn (track 5)
Bobby Mansfield (track 1)
John Marascalco (track 14)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 6)
George Motola (track 14)
Al Nevins (track 5)
Morty Nevins (track 5)
Bernie Wayne (track 6)
Billy Hill (Songwriter and standards composer) (track 2)
Ed Wells (track 12)
Percy Mayfield (– 1950) (track 13)
Billy Ward (US r&b/soul vocalist) (– 1951) (track 19)
Rose Marks (– 1951) (track 19)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 20)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 4)
lyricist:
Hank Ballard (track 8)
Bobby Mansfield (track 1)
John Marascalco (track 14)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 6)
George Motola (track 14)
Bernie Wayne (track 6)
Sammy Gallop (track 15)
Billy Hill (Songwriter and standards composer) (track 2)
Buck Ram (track 5)
Ed Wells (track 12)
Percy Mayfield (– 1950) (track 13)
Billy Ward (US r&b/soul vocalist) (– 1951) (track 19)
Rose Marks (– 1951) (track 19)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 20)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 4)
writer:
Doris Coley (track 17)
Bob "Chico" Edwards (Detroit doo wop guitarist) (track 7)
Quentin Eubanks (track 7)
Juan Guitierrez (track 7)
Addie Harris (track 17)
Willie Hunter (50s-70s R&B singer) (track 7)
Beverly Lee (track 17)
Nolan Strong (track 7)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 5)
Devon Music Inc. (track 5)
House of Fortune (track 14)
Limax Music Ltd. (track 12)
Ludlow Music (track 17)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 20)
Quintet Music (Leiber & Stoller) (track 14)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 4)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 4)
arrangements:
Love Walked In (for solo piano, transcr. by Grainger) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Blue Velvet (track 6)
Come Back My Love (track 1)
Count Every Star (track 15)
Love Walked In (track 4)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (track 20)
Twilight Time (track 5)
later translated versions:
Polvere di stelle (track 20)
Zu vü Gfühl (track 13)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:
A Casual Look (track 12)
Sixty Minute Man (track 19)
The Glory of Love (track 2)
The Wind (track 7)
Work With Me, Annie (1954-01-14) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 4)
translated version of:
Al caer la noche (track 5)

CD 2

arranger:
Bonnie Guitar (track 5)
composer:
Jerome Kern (tracks 4, 4)
George Khoury (track 18)
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 16)
Peter de Rose (track 14)
Bobby Day (track 9)
Philip Baptiste (US singer and songwriter, author of "Sea of Love") (track 18)
Luckey Roberts (US stride piano musician) (1941) (track 13)
lead vocals [singing voice on 1st lead]:
Carl Burnett (the original Little Caesar from Little Caesar & The Romans) (track 19)
lyricist:
Maurice Williams (US singer/songwriter, played with The Zodiacs) (track 16)
Bobby Day (track 9)
Otto Harbach (tracks 4, 4)
Philip Baptiste (US singer and songwriter, author of "Sea of Love") (track 18)
Mitchell Parish (1938) (track 14)
Kim Gannon (1941) (track 13)
performer:
The Platters (track 4)
producer:
Buck Ram (track 4)
spoken vocals [spoken voice on 2nd lead]:
David Johnson (track 19)
writer:
Barbara Ellis (track 5)
George Goldner (track 3)
Gilbert Lopez (track 7)
John L. Medora (track 15)
Arthur Singer (track 15)
Margo Sylvia (track 7)
Gary Troxel (track 5)
Johnny Vincent (track 8)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 15)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 7)
Chappell & Co. (tracks 4, 4)
Chappell Morris (track 5)
Chappell Music (tracks 4, 4)
Excellorec Music (track 16)
Redwood Music (tracks 4, 4)
Robbins Music (publishing company owned by EMI Music Publishing Ltd.) (track 14)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (tracks 4, 4)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 4, 4)
part of:
arrangements:
Dym (Smoke Gets in Your Eyes) (for two violins and piano, Frolov) (tracks 4, 4)
cover recording of:
Deep Purple (track 14)
Little Darlin' (track 16)
Moonlight Cocktail (track 13)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1958) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Fumo negli occhi (tracks 4, 4)
ים האהבה (track 18)
later versions:
Doux tam-tam (track 5)
part of:
Roberta (tracks 4, 4)
recording of:
At the Hop (track 15)
Come Softly to Me (track 5)
Sea of Love (Phil Phillips song) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Diana / Little Darlin’ / Oh! Carol / Runaway (Raul Seixas medley) (track 16)
Swing the Mood (track 15)

CD 3

drums (drum set) [drums]:
Gary Chester (studio drummer and educator) (1960) (track 18)
kettle drum:
Carole King (1960) (track 18)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1960) (track 18)
composer:
Yvonne Baker (after marriage) (track 9)
Rose Hamlin (track 13)
Carole King (track 18)
Solomon Linda (track 15)
Norman Margulies (track 1)
Doc Pomus (track 12)
Eugene Pearson (track 16)
Smokey Robinson (track 17)
Mort Shuman (track 12)
lead vocals:
Shirley Owens (1960) (track 18)
lyricist:
Yvonne Baker (after marriage) (track 9)
Rose Hamlin (track 13)
Doc Pomus (track 12)
Gerry Goffin (track 18)
Celia Marshall (track 1)
Eugene Pearson (track 16)
Smokey Robinson (track 17)
Mort Shuman (track 12)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 15)
vocals:
Doris Coley (1960) (track 18)
Addie Harris (1960) (track 18)
Beverly Lee (1960) (track 18)
writer:
Luigi Creatore (track 15)
Barry Mann (track 14)
Hugo Peretti (track 15)
Doc Pomus (track 8)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 15)
Gerry Goffin (track 14)
Mort Shuman (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 18)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 15)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (tracks 14, 18)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 125) (track 18)
has revision:
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Lebo M revision) (track 15)
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision) (track 15)
is based on:
Mbube (track 15)
is the basis for:
歡欣一一記 (track 18)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Borghild (track 14)
later translated versions:
Boum ba boump (Who Put the Bomp) (track 14)
Ci vedremo domani (Will You Love Me Tomorrow) (track 18)
Je pense à lui (track 1)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 15)
The Lion King (2019 film soundtrack) (track 15)
recording of:
A Thousand Stars (track 16)
A Wonderful Dream (track 1)
Angel Baby (track 13)
I Count the Tears (track 8)
Let Me In (track 9)
This Magic Moment (track 12)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (1960) (track 18)
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (1961) (track 15)
version of:
Wimoweh (track 15)

Release

ASIN:US: B000BQL2FA [info]