1956 British Hit Parade: Britain's Greatest Hits, Vol. 5, Pt. 2

1956 British Hit Parade: Britain's Greatest Hits, Vol. 5, Pt. 2

     
 

Acrobat's British Hit Parade series spotlights the hits from a specific year by the original artists. This volume samples 92 tracks that made the charts in 1956, including the original versions of "I Want You I Need You I Love You" (Elvis Presley), "Just Walking in the Rain" (Johnnie Ray), and "Be BopSee more details below

Overview

Acrobat's British Hit Parade series spotlights the hits from a specific year by the original artists. This volume samples 92 tracks that made the charts in 1956, including the original versions of "I Want You I Need You I Love You" (Elvis Presley), "Just Walking in the Rain" (Johnnie Ray), and "Be Bop a Lula" (Gene Vincent), in addition to tracks by Fats Domino, Eddie Fisher, and Sonny James.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/01/2008
Label:
Acrobat
UPC:
0824046700324
catalogNumber:
7003
Rank:
147436

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Bluebottle Blues  -  Goons
  2. The Faithful Hussar
  3. Sweet Old Fashioned Girl
  4. Bad Penny Blues  - Humphrey Lyttelton
  5. Walk Hand in Hand  - Tony Martin
  6. Kiss Me Another
  7. The Faithful Hussar  -  Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars
  8. The Birds and the Bees
  9. Left Bank
  10. I Want You I Need You I Love You
  11. Be Bop a Lula  - Gene Vincent
  12. Walk Hand in Hand
  13. Rock Island Line  - Stan Freberg
  14. Heartbreak Hotel  - Stan Freberg
  15. Long Tall Sally  - Pat Boone
  16. I'm in Love Again  - Fats Domino
  17. Why Do Fools Fall in Love
  18. Rockin' Through the Rye  -  Bill Haley & His Comets
  19. I Almost Lost My Mind  - Pat Boone
  20. Walk Hand in Hand  - Jimmy Parkinson
  21. Treasure of Love  - Clyde McPhatter
  22. Lay Down Your Arms

Disc 2

  1. Sadie's Shawl  - Frank Cordell
  2. My Son John
  3. Born to Be with You
  4. You Are My First Love
  5. By the Fountains of Rome
  6. Donkey Cart  - Frank Chacksfield
  7. My Unfinished Symphony
  8. The Great Pretender
  9. Only You
  10. A Woman in Love
  11. Bring a Little Water Sylvie  - Lonnie Donegan
  12. Dead or Alive  - Lonnie Donegan
  13. The Ying Tong Song  -  Goons
  14. Bloodnok's Rock and Roll Call  -  Goons
  15. Love Me as Though There Were No Tomorrow  - Nat King Cole
  16. Razzle Dazzle  -  Bill Haley & His Comets
  17. Tryin'
  18. Hound Dog
  19. By the Fountains of Rome  - David Hughes
  20. More
  21. A Woman in Love
  22. Giddy Up a Ding Dong
  23. When Mexico Gave Up the Rhumba
  24. Glendora

Disc 3

  1. More  - Jimmy Young
  2. Glendora  - Glen Mason
  3. Ten Thousand Miles
  4. Just Walking in the Rain  - Johnnie Ray
  5. Race with the Devil  - Gene Vincent
  6. Autumn Concerto  -  George Melachrino & His Orchestra
  7. A Woman in Love  -  Four Aces
  8. Teach You to Rock  -  Tony Crombie & His Rockets
  9. Shortnin Bread Rock  -  Tony Crombie & His Rockets
  10. Blue Jean Bop  - Gene Vincent
  11. I Don't Care  -  Liberace
  12. Make It a Party Medley: Who Were You with Last Night/Hello Hello Who's
  13. A House with Love in It
  14. Rock with the Cavemen  - Tommy Steele
  15. St. Therese of the Roses
  16. The Green Door
  17. My Prayer
  18. In the Middle of the House
  19. Tonight You Belong to Me  -  Patience and Prudence
  20. Green Door
  21. Rip It Up  -  Bill Haley & His Comets
  22. In the Middle of the House  - Jimmy Parkinson
  23. Two Different Worlds

Disc 4

  1. Blue Moon
  2. Green Door  - Glen Mason
  3. Cindy Oh Cindy  - Eddie Fisher
  4. True Love  - Grace Kelly
  5. I Don't Care If the Sun Don't Shine
  6. Rudy's Rock  -  Bill Haley & His Comets
  7. Blueberry Hill  - Fats Domino
  8. Cindy Oh Cindy
  9. The Cat Came Back  - Sonny James
  10. Singing the Blues
  11. Love Me Tender
  12. In the Middle of the House
  13. Christmas Island
  14. Friendly Persuasion  - Pat Boone
  15. That's Right
  16. Join in and Sing No 3 Medley: Coal Black Morning/When You're Smiling/Al
  17. Singing the Blues  - Tommy Steele
  18. Cindy Oh Cindy  - Vince Martin
  19. Rip It Up  - Little Richard
  20. Christmas and You
  21. Letter to a Soldier  - Barbara Lyon
  22. Moonlight Gambler
  23. All of You

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Album Credits

Technical Credits

Ivory Joe Hunter   Composer
Dimitri Tiomkin   Composer
Sonny James   Composer
Woody Guthrie   Arranger
Irving Berlin   Composer
Bill Haley   Arranger
Elvis Presley   Composer
Gene Vincent   Composer
Lonnie Donegan   Arranger,Composer
Jimmy McHugh   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Dave Bartholomew   Composer
Freddie Bell   Composer
Jerry Leiber   Composer
Frank Chacksfield   Composer
Tom Glazer   Composer
Buck Ram   Composer
Otis Blackwell   Composer
Jimmy Kennedy   Composer
Alan Lomax   Composer
Melvin Endsley   Composer
Lionel Bart   Composer
Frank Loesser   Composer
Johnny Bragg   Composer
Fats Domino   Composer
Walter Donaldson   Composer
Sammy Fain   Composer
Bob Fisher   Liner Notes
Joe Goodwin   Composer
Lorenz Hart   Composer
Bob Hilliard   Composer
Gus Kahn   Composer
Buddy Kaye   Composer
Bert Lee   Composer
Marvin Moore   Composer
Norman Newell   Composer
Cole Porter   Composer
Vincent Rose   Composer
Winfield Scott   Composer
Larry Stock   Composer
Mike Stoller   Composer
Harry Warren   Composer
Paul Francis Webster   Composer
Victor Young   Composer
Rudy Pompilli   Composer
Philip Springer   Composer
Tommy Steele   Composer
Nico Carstens   Composer
Mae Boren Axton   Composer
Richard Penniman   Composer
Charlie Collins   Composer
Fred Ebb   Composer
Mark Sheridan   Composer
Harold Adamson   Composer
Carolyn Leigh   Composer
Sylvia Dee   Composer
Tommy Durden   Composer
Enotris Johnson   Composer
Vera Matson   Composer
Marguerite Monnot   Composer
Larry Shay   Composer
Sid Wayne   Composer
Leon Land   Composer
Hal Levy   Composer
Sidney Lippman   Composer
Mack David   Composer
Paddy Roberts   Composer
Mátyás Seiber   Composer
Lou Stallman   Composer
Ray Stanley   Composer
Johnny Cowell   Composer
Alex Alstone   Composer
Camillo Bargoni   Composer
Georges Boulanger   Composer
Eddie Brandt   Composer
Worton David   Composer
Bob Davie   Composer
Frisch   Composer
Ake Gerhard   Composer
Percy Wenrich   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Charles E. Calhoun   Composer
Tony Carbone   Composer
Spike Milligan   Composer
Blackwell. Robert A.   Composer
Russell Faith   Composer
Remus Harris   Composer
Lyle Moraine   Composer
Ande Rand   Composer
Bob Barron   Composer
Burt Long   Composer
Lee David   Composer
Clarence Kehner   Composer
Milton Carson   Composer
Humphrey Lyttleton   Composer
Mark Fisher   Composer
Joseph Shapiro   Composer
Irwin Dash   Composer
Ira Kosloff   Composer

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