Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My Happiness
Connie Francis 2:28
2 Sea Cruise
Frankie Ford 2:44
3 Queen of the Hop
Bobby Darin 2:07
4 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:36
5 Peggy Sue
Buddy Holly 4.5 2:30
6 Boppin' the Blues
Carl Perkins 2:48
7 Jambalaya
Brenda Lee 2:44
8 Roll Over Beethoven
Chuck Berry 4.5 2:21
9 Let It Be Me
The Everly Brothers 2:36
10 Stood Up
Ricky Nelson 1:52
11 There Goes My Baby
The Drifters 2:07
12 Cupid
Sam Cooke 2:29
13 Drinkin' Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee
Jerry Lee Lewis 2:33
14 I Wonder Why
Dion & The Belmonts 2:15
15 It's Just a Matter of Time
Brook Benton 2:26
16 Venus
Frankie Avalon 5 2:17
17 When
Kalin Twins 2:26
18 Be My Guest
Fats Domino 1:59
19 Ooby Dooby
Roy Orbison 5 2:10
20 Lucille
Little Richard 2:23
21 (You've Got) The Magic Touch
The Platters 2:26
22 ABC Boogie
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:28
23 Lonely Boy
Paul Anka 2:18
24 Yes Tonight Josephine
Johnnie Ray 2:30
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Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 8)
trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 8)
mandolin:
James Morrow (1956) (track 19)
membranophone:
Panama Francis (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Billy Pat Ellis (1956) (track 19)
Jimmy Van Eaton (1957-02-05) (track 13)
guitar:
Bill Haley (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 19)
Johnny 'Guitar' Wilson (1956) (track 19)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Roland Janes (1957-02-05) (track 13)
double bass:
Marshall Lytle (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Jack Kennelly (1956) (track 19)
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 8)
electric guitar:
Danny Cedrone (1954-06-07) (track 22)
steel guitar:
William F. 'Billy' Williamson (1954-06-07) (track 22)
piano:
Johnny Grande (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 8)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Joey D'Ambrosio (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 8)
additional lyricist:
chorus master:
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
composer:
Borney Bergantine (track 1)
Gilbert Bécaud (track 9)
Sam Cooke (track 12)
Woody Harris (track 3)
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 18)
John Marascalco (track 18)
Wade Moore (track 19)
Dick Penner (track 19)
Curley Griffin (50th Rockabilly artist) (1956) (track 6)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1956) (track 6)
conductor:
Jack Pleis (track 17)
Peter de Angelis (track 16)
lead vocals:
Sam Cooke (track 12)
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 8)
lyricist:
Borney Bergantine (track 1)
Sam Cooke (track 12)
Ed Marshall (track 16)
Chuck Berry (track 8)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 18)
Pierre Delanoë (track 9)
John Marascalco (track 18)
Wade Moore (track 19)
Dick Penner (track 19)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 8)
orchestra:
performer:
Frankie Avalon (track 16)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 8)
Jack Clement (track 13)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 3)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 13)
translator:
Mann Curtis (track 9)
vocals:
Connie Francis (track 1)
Bill Haley (1954-06-07) (track 22)
Roy Orbison (1956) (track 19)
Jerry Lee Lewis (1957-02-05) (track 13)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 5)
Dub Dickerson (track 10)
Paul Evans (50s US rock n roll singer/songwriter) (track 17)
Woody Harris (track 3)
Erma Herrold (track 10)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 5)
Ben E. King (track 11)
Jerry Leiber (track 11)
Stick McGhee (track 13)
Lover Patterson (track 11)
Norman Petty (track 5)
Jack Reardon (track 17)
Mike Stoller (track 11)
George Treadwell (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Chancellor (1959 –) (track 16)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1959) (track 1)
Sun Record Company (1971) (track 13)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 1)
EMA-Suisse (track 9)
Kags Music Corp. (track 12)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 9)
MPL UK Publishing (track 6)
Universal Music Corp. (USA, affiliated with ASCAP) (track 9)
Wren Music Co. (track 6)
has remixes:
Drinking Wine Spo-Dee O'Dee (overdubbed) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 13)
Drinking Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee (electronically created stereo) by Jerry Lee Lewis (track 13)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 97) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 194) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Let It Be Me (track 9)
My Happiness (track 1)
Drinkin’ Wine, Spo-Dee-O-Dee (1957-02-05) (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Harry Hoover (track 2)
later translated versions:
Achterbahn (track 2)
Du är mitt liv (track 1)
Peggy Sue (french version) (track 5)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 8)
Wenn (track 17)
later versions:
Correte Beethoven (track 8)
When (track 17)
medley of:
En junidag (track 1)
recording of:
Be My Guest (track 18)
Cupid (track 12)
Peggy Sue (track 5)
Queen of the Hop (track 3)
Sea Cruise (track 2)
Stood Up (track 10)
There Goes My Baby (track 11)
Venus (track 16)
When (track 17)
Ooby Dooby (1956) (track 19)
Boppin’ the Blues (1956-03) (track 6)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 8)
translated version of:
Je t’appartiens (track 9)

Release Group

part of: Yesterdays Gold (number: 1)