Annotation

4 Jewel Cases in a cardboard slipcase.

Individual cat#s / barcodes:

CD 1: 2636412, CD 2636412 / 027726364124
CD 2: 2636422, CD 2636422 / 027726364223
CD 3: 2636432, CD 2636432 / 027726364322
CD 4: 2636442, CD 2636442 / 027726364421

Annotation last modified on 2016-01-16 17:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sixteen Candles
The Crests 2:54
2 Runaway
Del Shannon 5 2:20
3 Tighten Up
Archie Bell & The Drells 3:01
4 Sugar, Sugar
The Archies 3.25 2:49
5 Soldier Boy
The Shirelles 2:43
6 Summertime
Billy Stewart 2:43
7 Wooly Bully (Samudio)
Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs 5 2:22
8 Walk, Don't Run
The Ventures 3:03
9 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
Jimmie Rodgers 2:22
10 Build Me Up Buttercup
The Foundations 2:56
11 Maybelline
Chuck Berry 2:38
12 Only You
The Platters 2:37
13 It Hurts to Be in Love
Gene Pitney 2:33
14 Venus in Blue Jeans
Jimmy Clanton 2:08
15 The Boy From New York City
The Ad Libs 2:59
16 Bend Me, Shape Me
The American Breed 2:11
17 Down in the Boondocks
Billy Joe Royal 2:40
18 Get on Up
The Esquires 2:22
19 Money (That's What I Want)
The Kingsmen 2:19
20 Farmer John
The Premiers 2:13
21 Tear Drops
Lee Andrews & The Hearts 2:25
22 Hey Girl Don't Bother Me
The Tams 2:31
23 Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head
B.J. Thomas 4 2:59
24 My Prayer
The Platters 2:46
25 It's a Man's, Man's, Man's World (But It Would Be Nothing Without a Woman...)
James Brown 9:06
CD 2: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jingle Jangle
The Archies 2:43
2 Mother-In-Law
Ernie K-Doe 2:30
3 For Your Precious Love
Jerry Butler 2:43
4 Sheila
Tommy Roe 2:12
5 The Twist
Chubby Checker 5 2:37
6 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:13
7 Indian Reservation
Paul Revere and The Raiders 3:01
8 Blue Suede Shoes
Carl Perkins 3.5 2:13
9 Louie Louie
The Kingsmen 5 2:42
10 A Groovy Kind of Love
The Mindbenders 1:57
11 Rhythm of the Rain
The Cascades 2:25
12 Midnight Confession
The Grass Roots 2:48
13 Red River Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:11
14 Western Movies
The Olympics 2:22
15 A Summer Song
Chad & Jeremy 2:35
16 Harbor Lights
The Platters 3:10
17 Ain't That a Shame
Fats Domino 2:32
18 Oh, What a Night
The Dells 2:52
19 Early in the Morning
Vanity Fare 2:44
20 24 Hours From Tulsa
Gene Pitney 2:58
21 Carol
Chuck Berry 2:21
22 Lucille
Little Richard 5 2:26
23 The Oogum Boogum Song
Brenton Wood 2:23
24 Human
Tommy Hunt 2:40
25 Hush
Billy Joe Royal 2:24
CD 3: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tequila
The Champs 5 2:12
2 Suspicion
Terry Stafford 5 2:28
3 (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:15
4 Raindrops
Dee Clark 2:49
5 The Great Pretender
The Platters 5 3:20
6 At the Hop
Danny & The Juniors 3.5 2:32
7 Tom Dooley
The Kingston Trio 2:57
8 Only Love Can Break a Heart
Gene Pitney 2:50
9 Traces
Dennis Yost & The Classic IV 2:44
10 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 5 2:54
11 Angel Baby
Rosie & The Originals 3:33
12 Under the Boardwalk
The Drifters 2:35
13 (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
Jackie Wilson 2:55
14 Johnny B. Goode
Chuck Berry 4.15 2:40
15 Be-Bop-A-Lula
Gene Vincent 5 2:37
16 Let's Twist Again
Chubby Checker 5 2:20
17 Papa's Got a Brand New Bag
James Brown 2:29
18 Backfield in Motion
Mel & Tim 2:32
19 My Own True Love
The Duprees 2:28
20 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 5 2:21
21 Twist and Shout
The Isley Brothers 3 2:31
22 Reveille Rock
Johnny and The Hurricanes 2:22
23 Try the Impossible
Lee Andrews & The Hearts 3:08
24 Dedicated to the One I Love
The Shirelles 2:04
25 Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)
Del Shannon 2:00
CD 4: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dizzy
Tommy Roe 2:54
2 Stagger Lee
Lloyd Price 2:08
3 Kansas City
Wilbert Harrison 2:24
4 The Game of Love
Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders 4 2:05
5 Good Thing
Paul Revere and The Raiders 4:19
6 Sleep Walk
Santo & Johnny 5 2:23
7 Love Potion Number Nine
The Clovers 1:56
8 Blueberry Hill [live]
Fats Domino 5 2:39
9 Charlie Brown
The Coasters 2:22
10 Come Go With Me
The Del‐Vikings 2:38
11 (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance
Gene Pitney 4 2:56
12 Hawaii Five-O
The Ventures 5 2:43
13 Stormy (feat. Dennis Yost)
Classics IV 2:47
14 Hitchin' a Ride
Vanity Fare 3:03
15 Barefootin'
Robert Parker 2:34
16 You Belong to Me
The Duprees 2:36
17 Good Golly, Miss Molly
Little Richard 2:01
18 I Can't Stop Dancin'
Archie Bell & The Drells 2:19
19 Tobacco Road
The Nashville Teens 2:30
20 Sea Cruise
Frankie Ford 2:38
21 Willow Weep for Me
Chad & Jeremy 2:33
22 La Bamba
Ritchie Valens 5 2:06
23 Roll Over Beethoven
Chuck Berry 4.65 2:23
24 Stay in My Corner
The Dells 2:52
25 What Kind of Fool Do You Think I Am?
The Tams 2:39

Credits

CD 1: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 1

composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 23, 23)
Georges Boulanger (Romani-Romanian violonist, conductor, composer) (track 24)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 25)
Joel Newman (track 9)
Johnny Smith (track 8)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 25)
lyricist:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 25)
Hal David (tracks 23, 23)
Jimmy Kennedy (track 24)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 25)
Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers) (track 9)
solo clavioline [musitron]:
Max Crook (track 2)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 4)
Janie Bradford (track 19)
Max Crook (track 2)
George Davis (US songwriter - singer, doo-wop era) (track 15)
Luther Dixon (tracks 1, 5)
Bob Elgin (track 5)
Berry Gordy (track 19)
Florence Greenberg (track 5)
Allyson R. Khent (track 1)
Andy Kim (track 4)
Kay Rogers (track 5)
Del Shannon (track 2)
John Taylor (songwriter & saxophone player John Isaac Taylor) (track 15)
publisher:
Belinda Music (track 2)
Bug Music (track 2)
Kirshner (track 4)
Mole Hole Music (track 2)
Vicki Music (track 2)
mash-ups:
music videos:
Sugar, Sugar by The Archies (track 4)
sampled by:
Soldier Boy by KatazTrophee (track 5)
part of:
cover recording of:
Walk, Don’t Run (track 8)
is based on:
Avant de mourir (track 24)
later parody versions:
Karkuri (track 2)
Ronomy (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (tracks 23, 23)
later translated versions:
Gib mir Liebe (Money (That’s What I Want)) (track 19)
Mädchenschreck (track 2)
later versions:
Douce Candy (track 4)
Mon amour disparu (track 2)
Pas de chance (track 19)
Vanina (track 2)
recording of:
16 Candles (track 1)
My Prayer (track 24)
Runaway (track 2)
Sugar, Sugar (track 4)
Soldier Boy (1962) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 4)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 4)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 4)

CD 2: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 2

drums:
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 8)
guitar:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 8)
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 8)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 8)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Hank Ballard (tracks 5, 5)
Tom King (50s & 60s songwriter) (tracks 13, 13)
Ira Mack (tracks 13, 13)
Fred Mendelsohn (tracks 13, 13)
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 9)
John D. Loudermilk (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 8)
lyricist:
Hank Ballard (tracks 5, 5)
Richard Berry (US singer/songwriter, composed Louie Louie) (track 9)
Hal David (track 20)
John D. Loudermilk (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 8)
vocals:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 8)
writer:
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 10, 10)
Toni Wine (tracks 10, 10)
publisher:
Hi Lo Music (track 8)
Embassy Music Corporation (2016-06 –) (tracks 5, 5)
sampled by:
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 9)
Back 2 Back by 長沼英樹 (track 9)
part of:
cover recording of:
Louie Louie (track 9)
The Twist (track 5)
instrumental cover recording of:
Red River Rock (track 13)
later parody versions:
Ruthie-Ruthie (track 9)
later translated versions:
G'nagelte Schuach (track 8)
recording of:
Red River Rock (track 13)
The Twist (track 5)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (track 8)

CD 3: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 3

drums:
Jasper Thomas (1958-01-06) (track 14)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 14)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1958-01-06) (track 14)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1958-01-06) (track 14)
composer:
Dave Appell (track 16)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
Chuck Río (track 1)
Joe Lubin (track 20)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 20)
Buck Ram (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Ben E. King (track 10)
Chuck Berry (1958-01-06) (track 14)
lyricist:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
Dorothy LaBostrie (track 20)
Kal Mann (track 16)
Buck Ram (track 5)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 14)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 14)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 14)
writer:
Ralph Bass (track 24)
Bert Russell (track 21)
Mack David (track 19)
Tex Davis (track 15)
Ben E. King (track 10)
Jerry Leiber (track 10)
John Madara (track 6)
Phil Medley (track 21)
Lowman Pauling (track 24)
Arthur Singer (track 6)
Max Steiner (track 19)
Mike Stoller (track 10)
Gene Vincent (track 15)
David White (rock ’n’ roll pianist & songwriter, member of Danny & the Juniors) (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
publisher:
Brad Reinis Music (track 19)
Debbie Grillo Music (track 19)
Jobe Music (track 19)
Kalmann Music Inc. (track 16)
Melodie der Welt (track 10)
Panther Music Corp (track 5)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 20)
Warner Bros., Inc. (track 19)
Phonogram GmbH (1983) (track 20)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 10)
part of:
cover recording of:
Twist and Shout (1962) (track 21)
is the basis for:
Be-Bop Confidential (track 15)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 1)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 10)
Twins Came Out (track 21)
Афанасий (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Twist n'chat (track 21)
later translated versions:
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 15)
Bleib bei mir (track 10)
Eddie sois bon (track 14)
Johnny B. Good (track 14)
Johnny B. Goode (track 14)
Kun twistataan (track 16)
Pregherò (track 10)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 10)
Stand by Me (track 10)
Twist im Blut (Twist and Shout) (track 21)
Twist y gritos (track 21)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 14)
Twiste et chante (track 21)
recording of:
At the Hop (track 6)
Be‐Bop‐A‐Lula (track 15)
Let’s Twist Again (track 16)
My Own True Love (track 19)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 10)
Tequila (track 1)
Tom Dooley (track 7)
Tutti Frutti (track 20)
Johnny B. Goode (1958-01-06) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Swing the Mood (tracks 6, 16, 20)

CD 4: 25 Super Oldies, Volume 4

trumpet:
Vincent Pitts (1956-04-16) (track 23)
drums:
Melvin Billups (1956-04-16) (track 23)
guitar:
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 23)
double bass:
Willie Dixon (1956-04-16) (track 23)
piano:
Johnnie Johnson (1956-04-16) (track 23)
tenor saxophone:
Leroy C. Davis (1956-04-16) (track 23)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 11)
Morton Stevens (track 12)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 22)
Chuck Berry (track 23)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 21)
Mike Stoller (1952) (track 3)
conductor:
Irvin Talbot (track 11)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1956-04-16) (track 23)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 23)
Hal David (track 11)
Ritchie Valens (track 22)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 21)
Jerry Leiber (1952) (track 3)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 23)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 23)
Bob Keane (track 22)
recorded by:
Larry Levine (track 22)
Stan Ross (Recording engineer) (track 22)
writer:
Jerry Leiber (tracks 3, 9)
Mike Stoller (tracks 3, 9)
publisher:
EMI Longitude Music (track 22)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 12)
remixes:
part of:
cover recording of:
Hawaii Five-O (track 12)
Kansas City (track 3)
later parody versions:
La Bible (track 22)
later translated versions:
Hawai 5-0 (track 12)
Repose Beethoven (French Translation) (track 23)
later versions:
Correte Beethoven (track 23)
recording of:
Charlie Brown (track 9)
La Bamba (additional lyrics by Ritchie Valens) (track 22)
Willow Weep for Me (track 21)
Roll Over Beethoven (1956-04-16) (track 23)
version of:
La bamba (track 22)