Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Around the Clock Bill Haley & His Comets 4 2:18
2 Honey Don't Carl Perkins 2:42
3 Sweet Little Sixteen Chuck Berry 4.25 3:01
4 Don't Be Cruel Elvis Presley 4 2:04
5 Only You The Platters 2:37
6 Blueberry Hill Fats Domino 4.8 2:28
7 Tweedle Dee LaVern Baker 3:09
8 I Almost Lost My Mind Pat Boone 2:36
9 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash 4.35 2:45
10 Rock Island Line Lonnie Donegan 3:23
11 Bo Diddley Bo Diddley 2:24
12 Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins 4 2:14
13 Lucille Little Richard 2:28
14 See You Later, Alligator Bill Haley & His Comets 2:47
15 Be Bop-A-Lula Gene Vincent 5 2:37
16 That's All Right Elvis Presley 1:58
17 I'm a Man Bo Diddley 4.5 2:50
18 Lost John Lonnie Donegan 2:45
19 Hummingbird Frankie Laine 2:25
20 Whatever Will Be, Will Be Doris Day 2:06
21 I'll Be Home Pat Boone 3:02
22 Heimweh Freddy Quinn 3:31
23 Bonjour Katrin Caterina Valente 2:45

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 9)
other instruments:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Frank Kirkland (track 17)
Billy Gussak (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Connie Kay (1954-10-20) (track 7)
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 12)
D.J. Fontana (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Jasper Thomas (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Dickie Harrell (1956-05-04) (track 15)
guitar:
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 12)
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Bo Diddley (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (track 17)
Bill Haley (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 12)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1956-07-02) (track 4)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Cliff Gallup (lead guitarist for The Blue Caps) (1956-05-04) (track 15)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Willie Williams (50s rock guitarist) (1956-05-04) (track 15)
harmonica:
Lester Davenport (track 17)
bass:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1956-07-02) (track 4)
maracas:
Jerome Green (track 17)
double bass:
Marshall Lytle (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 12)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Willie Dixon (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
double bass [upright bass]:
Jack Neal (1956-05-04) (track 15)
electric guitar:
Danny Cedrone (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
steel guitar:
William F. 'Billy' Williamson (1954-04-12) (track 1)
piano:
Henry Gray (track 17)
Johnny Grande (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Shorty Long ('50s country/rockabilly artist) (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Johnnie Johnson (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Joey D'Ambrosio (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Sam “The Man” Taylor (US jazz/blues saxophonist 1916-1990) (1954-10-20) (track 7)
arranger:
Harry Filler (tracks 1, 1, 1)
background vocals:
The Gliders (1954-10-20) (track 7)
composer:
Chuck Berry (track 3)
Ellas McDaniel (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (track 17)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 2)
Ellas McDaniel (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (– 1955-03-02) (track 11)
Jimmy De Knight (1952) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Max C. Freedman (American songwriter and lyricist) (1952) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Winfield Scott (1954) (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 12)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 9)
Heinz Gietz (track 23)
Jay Livingston (track 20)
Vincent Rose (early-20th century violinist, pianist, composer & bandleader) (track 6)
conductor:
Frank De Vol (1956-02-24) (track 20)
lead vocals:
LaVern Baker (US rhythm & blues singer) (1954-10-20) (track 7)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Chuck Berry (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 3)
Ellas McDaniel (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (track 17)
Ray Evans (track 20)
Kurt Feltz (track 23)
Al Lewis (Tin Pan Alley era lyricist) (track 6)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 2)
Larry Stock (track 6)
Ellas McDaniel (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (– 1955-03-02) (track 11)
Jimmy De Knight (1952) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Max C. Freedman (American songwriter and lyricist) (1952) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Winfield Scott (1954) (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 12)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 9)
orchestra:
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra (1956-02-24) (track 20)
producer:
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 3)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 7)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 9)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 9)
Jerry Wexler (track 7)
vocals:
Bo Diddley (American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer) (tracks 11, 17)
Caterina Valente (French-born Italian multilingual singer, guitarist, dancer, and actress) (track 23)
Bill Haley (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 12)
Doris Day (1956-02-24) (track 20)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Gene Vincent (1956-05-04) (track 15)
The Jordanaires (1956-07-02) (track 4)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (American pianist, singer and songwriter) (track 4)
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 13)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (track 4)
Gene Vincent (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Everest Records (classical) (track 6)
BMG Entertainment (1956) (track 4)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1956) (track 4)
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 9)
Liberty Records (1957) (track 6)
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1958) (track 3)
publisher:
68 Publishing Ltd. (track 17)
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 9)
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 3)
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (tracks 3, 17)
Carl Perkins Music Inc. (tracks 2, 12)
Carlin Music Corp. (track 12)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 2, 4, 9, 16)
Crudup Music (track 16)
Hi Lo Music (tracks 2, 12)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 2)
Hill & Range (tracks 9, 12)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 9)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (track 9)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 3, 17)
Knox Music Ltd. (track 2)
Leeds Music Ltd. (track 13)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 13)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 2)
Meyers Music, Inc (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 6)
Special Rider Music (track 16)
St. Angelo Music (track 20)
Unichappell Music (tracks 7, 12, 16)
Unichappell Music, Inc. (tracks 12, 16)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 13)
Venice Music (track 13)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 20)
Wren Music Co. (track 12)
recorded at:
Owen Bradley Studio (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-05-04) (track 15)
RCA Studios (New York, later noted as RCA Recording Studios) in New York, New York, United States (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Sheldon Recording Studios, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
edit of:
Blueberry Hill (Imperial) by Fats Domino (track 6)
edits:
Be-Bop-A-Lula by Gene Vincent (track 15)
has remixes:
Blue Suede Shoes (test acetate) by Carl Perkins (track 12)
Blueberry Hill (edited; electronically created stereo) by Fats Domino (track 6)
part of:
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 5) (order: 5) (track 12)
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 9) (order: 9) (track 15)
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 11) (order: 11) (track 4)
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 17) (order: 17) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 81) (order: 80) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (order: 94) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 102) (order: 101) (track 15)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 197) (order: 196) (track 4)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley’s version) (track 1)
That’s All Right (track 16)
Blueberry Hill (1956-06-27) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Alle kan danse (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Be-Bop Confidential (track 15)
I'm a Woman (track 17)
Que sera sera (track 20)
Surfin’ U.S.A. (track 3)
later parody versions:
Don’t Be Fooled (track 4)
Fuck Around the Clock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
I Cross the Line (track 9)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 9)
I'm A (Modern) Man (track 17)
Rock Around the Clock (Bubblerock's version) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 10)
Talk About The Lord (tracks 1, 1, 1)
The Cats of Cash (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Hausmasta Rock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
K’Nock Around the Clock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Vazelina medley (track 16)
Élixir rock (Rock Around The Clock) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
later translated versions:
Be bop a lula (French translation) (track 15)
Bonjour Catherine (french version of Bonjour Kathrin) (track 23)
Che sera (track 20)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 12)
Ist schon gut (track 16)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 9)
Lucille (Michel Pagliaro) (track 13)
Lucille (Normaal's Song) (track 13)
Que será será (track 20)
Rock Around The Clock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Rock Around the Clock (Version of Los Hispanos) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Rock Around the Clock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Rock'n roll fiskeboll (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Rund um die Uhr (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Tunnista toiseen (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Tweedlee Dee (French version) (track 7)
Twist Around the Clock (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Was kann schöner sein (Que será, será) (track 20)
Wenn der Johnny spielt (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Youri (track 13)
Yölinjalla (track 9)
世事多變化 (track 20)
佛跳牆 (track 4)
加價熱潮 (tracks 1, 1, 1)
投降吧 (track 7)
later versions:
Sois pas cruel (track 4)
part of:
Million Dollar Quartet (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott) (track 12)
recording of:
Bo Diddley (track 11)
Bonjour, Kathrin (track 23)
Honey, Don’t! (track 2)
I’m a Man (track 17)
Lucille (track 13)
Rock Island Line (track 10)
Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley’s version) (1954-04-12) (track 1)
Tweedlee Dee (1954-10-20) (track 7)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 12)
Que será, será (1956-02-24) (track 20)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Be‐Bop‐a‐Lula (1956-05-04) (track 15)
Don’t Be Cruel (1956-07-02) (track 4)
Sweet Little Sixteen (1957-05-06 – 1957-12-30) (track 3)
Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley’s version) (1960-01-12) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (tracks 13, 16)
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 1) (track 3)
Swing the Mood (order: 3) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 5) (track 12)
Raggarkungen (order: 5) (track 12)
The Anniversary Waltz, Part 1 (order: 6) (track 13)
Hitler Was a Vegetarian (order: 7) (tracks 1, 1, 1)
version of:
We’re Gonna Rock Around the Clock (Original Freedman / De Knight version) (tracks 1, 1, 1)

Release Group

part of:Rock Times (number: 1) (order: 1)