Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tutti Frutti
Little Richard 2:26
2 Maybelline
Chuck Berry 3.6 2:22
3 Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley 4 2:31
4 Good Rockin' Tonight
Elvis Presley 2:17
5 Bloodshot Eyes
Wynonie Harris 2:46
6 Ain't That a Shame
Fats Domino 2:27
7 I Hear You Knocking
Smiley Lewis 2:45
8 Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Lloyd Price 2:35
9 Chicken Shack Boogie
Amos Milburn 2:54
10 Breaking Up the House
Tiny Bradshaw 2:46
11 Calidonia
Louis Jordan 2:46
12 We're Gonna Rock
Cecil Gant 2:18
13 Jim Dandy
LaVern Baker 2:15
14 5-10-15 Hours
Ruth Brown 3:17
15 I Got a Woman
Ray Charles 2:54
16 I'm Left, You're Right, She's Gone
Elvis Presley 2:38
17 Rock the Joint
Jimmy Preston and His Prestonians 2:39
18 Shake, Rattle and Roll
Big Joe Turner 3:03
19 See You Later Alligator
Bobby Charles 2:53
20 Rock Around the Clock
Bill Haley & His Comets 2:14

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Glenn Brooks (1954-11-18) (track 15)
trumpet:
Joe Bridgewater (1954-11-18) (track 15)
Charles "Clanky" Whitley (1954-11-18) (track 15)
membranophone:
Frank Kirkland (track 3)
guitar:
Bo Diddley (track 3)
Wesley Jackson (US R&B guitarist) (1954-11-18) (track 15)
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 2)
bass:
Jimmy Bell (jazz bassist) (1954-11-18) (track 15)
maracas:
Jerome Green (track 3)
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)
piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 15)
Johnnie Johnson (1955-05-21) (track 2)
baritone saxophone:
David “Fathead” Newman (1954-11-18) (track 15)
arranger:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 15)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Hank Penny (track 5)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 3)
Roy Brown (blues musician) (1947-07) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Chuck Berry (1955-05-21) (track 2)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 2)
Hank Penny (track 5)
Ellas McDaniel (– 1955-03-02) (track 3)
Roy Brown (blues musician) (1947-07) (track 4)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 2)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 15)
Jerry Wexler (track 15)
solo tenor saxophone:
Donald Wilkerson (1954-11-18) (track 15)
vocals:
Bo Diddley (track 3)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1954-11-18) (track 15)
writer:
Harry Bagby (track 17)
Dave Bartholomew (track 6)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 15)
Harry Crafton (track 17)
Fats Domino (track 6)
Wendell 'Don' Keane (track 17)
Stan Kesler (track 16)
Renald Richard (track 15)
Bill Taylor (William Eugene Taylor) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records (2003) (track 2)
publisher:
Fort Knox Music Co (track 4)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 4)
Lark Music Ltd. (track 4)
Mijac Music (track 15)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 5)
Travis Music, Inc. (track 6)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 15)
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)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Et la voix d'Elvis (track 4)
later versions:
Maybellene (track 2)
recording of:
Bloodshot Eyes (track 5)
Bo Diddley (track 3)
Rock the Joint (1949-05) (track 17)
I Got a Woman (1954-11-18) (track 15)
Maybellene (1955-05-21) (track 2)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000IB0DQC [info]