100 Hits: Swinging 60s

100 Hits: Swinging 60s

     
 

This generous five-disc set collects 100 mostly original recordings of '60s hits, including songs by the Animals, the Chiffons, Tommy James & the Shondells, and Cher. While the collection plays a bit fast and loose with the term "See more details below

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This generous five-disc set collects 100 mostly original recordings of '60s hits, including songs by the Animals, the Chiffons, Tommy James & the Shondells, and Cher. While the collection plays a bit fast and loose with the term "Swinging 60s" -- songs such as Little Eva's "The Locomotion," Bobby Vee's "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes," and Jan & Dean's "Surf City" come from before the decade really started to swing -- it still offers an eclectic and entertaining mix of British Invasion, girl group, bubblegum hits, and more. With highlights ranging from the Toys' "A Lover's Concerto" to Bobbie Gentry's "Ode to Billie Joe" and Jethro Tull's "Living in the Past," this is more interesting than the average '60s comp.

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Product Details

Release Date:
11/13/2012
Label:
100 Hits
UPC:
0654378710421
catalogNumber:
7871042
Rank:
63583

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood  -  Animals
  2. I Can't Let Go  -  Hollies
  3. Sweet Talkin' Guy  -  Chiffons
  4. Tell Him  -  Exciters
  5. 5-4-3-2-1  -  Manfred Mann
  6. Mockingbird  -  Inez & Charlie Foxx
  7. Breakout  -  Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels
  8. Mony Mony  -  Tommy James & the Shondells
  9. The Boat That I Row  -  Lulu
  10. A Shot of Rhythm and Blues  -  Johnny Kidd & the Pirates
  11. Poison Ivy  -  Paramounts
  12. The Locomotion  - Little Eva
  13. It Might As Well Rain Until September  - Carole King
  14. One Way Love  -  Cliff Bennett & the Rebel Rousers
  15. Needles and Pins  -  Cher
  16. High Time  - Paul Jones
  17. A Lover's Concerto  -  Toys
  18. Rudi's In Love  -  Locomotive
  19. Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da  -  Bedrocks
  20. Tell Me What He Said  - Helen Shapiro

Disc 2

  1. There's a Kind of Hush (All Over the World)  -  Herman's Hermits
  2. I'm Telling You Now  -  Freddie & the Dreamers
  3. I'm the One  -  Gerry & the Pacemakers
  4. I'm Alive  -  Hollies
  5. It's My Life  -  Animals
  6. He's a Rebel  - Vikki Carr
  7. He's So Fine  -  Chiffons
  8. A Little Loving  -  Fourmost
  9. Good Golly Miss Molly  -  Swinging Blue Jeans
  10. Surf City  -  Jan & Dean
  11. Red Sails In the Sunset  - Fats Domino
  12. Why Little Girl  -  Shane Fenton & the Fentones
  13. The Night Has a Thousand Eyes  - Bobby Vee
  14. Poor Me  - Adam Faith
  15. I'll Never Get Over You  -  Johnny Kidd & the Pirates
  16. Bachelor Boy  -  Cliff Richard & the Shadows
  17. Walk Don't Run  -  John Barry Seven
  18. Man of Mystery  -  Shadows
  19. You're Driving Me Crazy  -  Temperance Seven
  20. Somewhere  - P.J. Proby

Disc 3

  1. Mellow Yellow  -  Donovan
  2. Tallyman  - Jeff Beck
  3. Kites  -  Simon Dupree & the Big Sound
  4. Living In the Past  -  Jethro Tull
  5. Ode To Billie Joe  - Bobbie Gentry
  6. Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)  -  Cher
  7. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down  -  Band
  8. Gentle On My Mind  - Bobbie Gentry
  9. Little Green Bag  -  George Baker Selection
  10. Sabre Dance  -  Love Sculpture
  11. The Cruel Sea  -  Dakotas
  12. Jenny Take a Ride  -  Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels
  13. Hush  - Joe South
  14. Under My Thumb  - Del Shannon
  15. Daddy Rollin' (In Your Arms)  -  Dion
  16. My White Bicycle  -  Tomorrow
  17. Castle In the Sky  -  Simon Dupree & the Big Sound
  18. The Days of Pearly Spencer  - David McWilliams
  19. Excerpt From a Teenage Opera  - Keith West
  20. Good Morning Starshine  -  Oliver

Disc 4

  1. Come Tomorrow  -  Manfred Mann
  2. Jennifer Juniper  -  Donovan
  3. Don't Let the Sun Catch You Crying  -  Gerry & the Pacemakers
  4. To Sir With Love  -  Lulu
  5. Step Inside Love  - Cilla Black
  6. The Time Has Come  - Adam Faith
  7. To Know You is To Love You  -  Peter & Gordon
  8. Trains and Boats and Planes  -  Billy J. Kramer & the Dakotas
  9. Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head  - Bobbie Gentry
  10. It Must Be Him  - Vikki Carr
  11. Softly As I Leave You  - Matt Monro
  12. Honey  - Bobby Goldsboro
  13. To Make a Big Man Cry  - P.J. Proby
  14. Summertime  - Julie London
  15. Big Spender  - Shirley Bassey
  16. Aquarius  - Paul Jones
  17. Up Up and Away  - Johnny Mann
  18. I'll Never Find Another You  -  Seekers
  19. Blue Eyes  - Don Partridge
  20. Thank U Very Much  -  Scaffold

Disc 5

  1. Hi Ho Silver Lining  - Jeff Beck
  2. Up On Cripple Creek  -  Band
  3. Games People Play  - Joe South
  4. Abraham, Martin and John  -  Dion
  5. Runaway '67  - Del Shannon
  6. I'm the Urban Spaceman  -  Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
  7. Strawberry Fields Forever  -  Tomorrow
  8. Breakfast On Pluto  - Don Partridge
  9. Elusive Butterfly  - Bob Lind
  10. Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)  - Peter Sarstedt
  11. Sunshine Girl  -  Herman's Hermits
  12. Hanky Panky  -  Tommy James & the Shondells
  13. I'll Keep You Satisfied  -  Billy J. Kramer & the Dakotas
  14. Hello Little Girl  -  Fourmost
  15. It's Too Late Now  -  Swinging Blue Jeans
  16. Nobody I Know  -  Peter & Gordon
  17. Kon-Tiki  -  Shadows
  18. The Magnificent Seven  -  John Barry Seven
  19. From Russia With Love  - Matt Monro
  20. Wheels Cha Cha  -  Joe Loss & His Orchestra

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Album Credits

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Aram Khachaturian   Composer
Stephen Sondheim   Composer
John Hartford   Composer
Neil Diamond   Composer
Carole King   Composer
John Lennon   Composer
Manfred Mann   Composer
Paul McCartney   Composer
Ellie Greenwich   Composer
Gilbert Bécaud   Composer
Burt Bacharach   Composer
Gerry Goffin   Composer
Jerry Leiber   Composer
Bob Crewe   Composer
Sonny Bono   Composer
Walter Donaldson   Composer
Bobbie Gentry   Composer
Geoff Stephens   Composer
Mike Stoller   Composer
George David Weiss   Composer
Reed   Composer
DuBose Heyward   Composer
Don Partridge   Composer
John Marascalco   Composer
Dorothy Wayne   Composer
VanDyke   Composer
Jagger   Composer
Bernard Jewry   Composer
Di Mucci   Composer
Haines   Composer
Cordell   Composer
Augustus   Composer
MacDermot   Composer
Sarstedt   Composer
Bouwens   Composer
Nitzsche   Composer
Randell   Composer
Marsden   Composer
Pockriss   Composer
McWilliams   Composer
Pitney   Composer
Linzer   Composer
Maguire   Composer
Leitch   Composer
Benjamin Weisman   Composer
Spector   Composer

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