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America's Greatest Hits, Vol. 10: 1959

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Acrobat's tenth volume of America's Greatest Hits spotlights 1959 with 100 songs by the original artists on four CDs. Along with favorites by Elvis Presley, Ricky Nelson, Neil Sedaka, Bobby Darin, and Paul Anka are lesser heard oldies by Connie Francis, Jack Scott, the Bell Notes, and Edward Byrnes. Those who appreciate this era of pop music should find this a welcome addition to their collection at a decent price.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Acrobat's tenth volume of America's Greatest Hits spotlights 1959 with 100 songs by the original artists on four CDs. Along with favorites by Elvis Presley, Ricky Nelson, Neil Sedaka, Bobby Darin, and Paul Anka are lesser heard oldies by Connie Francis, Jack Scott, the Bell Notes, and Edward Byrnes. Those who appreciate this era of pop music should find this a welcome addition to their collection at a decent price.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/19/2013
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046705022
  • Catalog Number: 7050
  • Sales rank: 68,700

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Chipmunk Song - The Chipmunks (2:20)
  2. 2 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - The Platters (2:39)
  3. 3 To Know Him is To Love Him - The Teddy Bears (2:24)
  4. 4 One Night - Elvis Presley (2:32)
  5. 5 Problems - The Everly Brothers (1:57)
  6. 6 Tom Dooley - The Kingston Trio (3:02)
  7. 7 Lonesome Town - Rick Nelson (2:14)
  8. 8 Beep Beep - The Playmates (3:10)
  9. 9 A Lover's Question - Clyde McPhatter (2:35)
  10. 10 Whole Lotta Loving - Fats Domino (1:38)
  11. 11 My Happiness - Connie Francis (2:28)
  12. 12 Gotta Travel On - Billy Grammer (2:32)
  13. 13 Donna - Ritchie Valens (2:25)
  14. 14 Sixteen Candles - The Crests (2:47)
  15. 15 Stagger Lee - Lloyd Price (2:21)
  16. 16 Lonely Teardrops - Jackie Wilson (2:43)
  17. 17 Goodbye Baby - Jack Scott (2:08)
  18. 18 The All American Boy - Bill Parsons (3:00)
  19. 19 Manhattan Spiritual - Reg Owen & His Orchestra (2:43)
  20. 20 Charlie Brown - The Coasters (2:19)
  21. 21 I Cried a Tear - LaVern Baker (2:35)
  22. 22 Tall Paul - Afterbeats (1:54)
  23. 23 Petite Fleur - Chris Barber's Jazz Band (2:46)
  24. 24 Peter Gunn - Ray Anthony & His Orchestra (1:49)
  25. 25 Venus - Frankie Avalon (2:19)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Alvin's Harmonica - The Chipmunks (2:42)
  2. 2 I've Had It - The Bell Notes (2:39)
  3. 3 It's Just a Matter of Time - Brook Benton (2:27)
  4. 4 Tragedy - DeLons (2:10)
  5. 5 Never Be Anyone Else But You - Rick Nelson (2:17)
  6. 6 Come Softly To Me - The Fleetwoods (2:23)
  7. 7 Pink Shoelaces - Dodie Stevens (2:25)
  8. 8 It's Late - Rick Nelson (1:57)
  9. 9 Guitar Boogie Shuffle - The Virtues (2:27)
  10. 10 (Now and Then) There's a Fool Such As I - Elvis Presley (2:38)
  11. 11 I Need Your Love Tonight - Elvis Presley (2:05)
  12. 12 The Happy Organ - Dave "Baby" Cortez (2:05)
  13. 13 Tell Him No - Travis & Bob (2:12)
  14. 14 Sorry (I Ran All the Way Home) - The Impalas (2:34)
  15. 15 Turn Me Loose - Fabian (2:23)
  16. 16 Kookie, Kookie Lend Me Your Comb - Edward Byrnes (2:06)
  17. 17 Kansas City - Wilbert Harrison (2:28)
  18. 18 A Teenager In Love - Dion & the Belmonts (2:39)
  19. 19 Dream Lover - Bobby Darin (2:30)
  20. 20 The Battle of New Orleans - Johnny Horton (2:31)
  21. 21 Quiet Village - Martin Denny (3:16)
  22. 22 Personality - Lloyd Price (2:35)
  23. 23 Only You - Franck Pourcel's French Fiddles (2:31)
  24. 24 Tallahassee Lassie - Freddy Cannon (2:12)
  25. 25 Lonely Boy - Paul Anka (2:33)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Along Came Jones - The Coasters (2:57)
  2. 2 Lipstick On Your Collar - Connie Francis (2:21)
  3. 3 Waterloo - Stonewall Jackson (2:28)
  4. 4 Bobby Sox To Stockings - Frankie Avalon (2:40)
  5. 5 Frankie - Connie Francis (2:31)
  6. 6 Tiger - Fabian (2:30)
  7. 7 My Heart is an Open Book - Carl Dobkins Jr. (2:08)
  8. 8 A Boy Without a Girl - Frankie Avalon (1:59)
  9. 9 A Big Hunk of Love - Elvis Presley (2:13)
  10. 10 There Goes My Baby - The Drifters (2:13)
  11. 11 Forty Miles of Bad Road - Duane Eddy (2:05)
  12. 12 Lavender Blue - Sammy Turner (2:16)
  13. 13 Sweeter Than You - Rick Nelson (2:10)
  14. 14 What a Difference a Day Makes - Dinah Washington (2:31)
  15. 15 What's I Say - Ray Charles (6:28)
  16. 16 The Three Bells - The Browns (2:51)
  17. 17 Just a Little Too Much - Rick Nelson (2:11)
  18. 18 Sea of Love - The Twilights (2:22)
  19. 19 Sleep Walk - Santo & Johnny (2:22)
  20. 20 I Want To Walk You Home - Fats Domino (2:19)
  21. 21 I'm Gonna Get Married - Lloyd Price (2:20)
  22. 22 Red River Rock - Johnny & the Hurricanes (2:11)
  23. 23 ('Til) I Kissed You - The Everly Brothers (2:22)
  24. 24 Broken Hearted Melody - Sarah Vaughan (2:19)
  25. 25 Mack the Knife - Bobby Darin (3:03)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Baby Talk - Jan & Dean (2:31)
  2. 2 Put Your Head On My Shoulder - Paul Anka (2:40)
  3. 3 Teen Beat - Sandy Nelson (2:24)
  4. 4 Mr. Blue - The Fleetwoods (2:26)
  5. 5 Poison Ivy - The Coasters (2:43)
  6. 6 Just Ask Your Heart - Frankie Avalon (2:29)
  7. 7 Lonely Street - Andy Williams (2:43)
  8. 8 Don't You Know - Della Reese (2:33)
  9. 9 Primrose Lane - The Jewels (2:27)
  10. 10 Deck of Cards - Wink Martindale (3:52)
  11. 11 Seven Little Girls Sitting In the Back Seat (2:17)
  12. 12 Heartaches By the Number - Guy Mitchell (2:42)
  13. 13 So Many Ways - Brook Benton (2:31)
  14. 14 In the Mood - Ernie Fields (2:41)
  15. 15 We Got Love - Bobby Rydell (2:23)
  16. 16 Be My Guest - Fats Domino (2:17)
  17. 17 Oh! Carol - Neil Sedaka (2:15)
  18. 18 Danny Boy - Conway Twitty (2:46)
  19. 19 Why - Frankie Avalon (2:37)
  20. 20 It's Time To Cry - Paul Anka (2:29)
  21. 21 The Big Hurt - Miss Toni Fisher (2:08)
  22. 22 El Paso - Marty Robbins (4:22)
  23. 23 Way Down Yonder In New Orleans - Freddie Cannon (2:32)
  24. 24 Among My Souvenirs - Connie Francis (2:31)
  25. 25 Hound Dog Man - Fabian (2:13)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Marc Blitzstein Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Marty Robbins Composer
Conway Twitty Composer
Henry Mancini Composer
Neil Sedaka Composer
Les Baxter Composer
Paul Anka Composer
Brook Benton Composer
Ray Charles Composer
Bobby Darin Composer
Duane Eddy Composer
Lloyd Price Composer
Jack Scott Composer
Al Casey Composer
Billy Maxted Composer
Sandy Nelson Composer
Mort Shuman Composer
Dave Bartholomew Composer
Don Everly Composer
Jerry Leiber Composer
Frank Proffitt Arranger
Bob Crewe Composer
Bertolt Brecht Composer
Dorsey Burnette Composer
Phil Spector Composer
T. Texas Tyler Composer
Alan Lomax Arranger
Carl Belew Composer
Jimmie Driftwood Composer
Andy Razaf Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
Stanley Adams Composer
Ross Bagdasarian Composer
Sidney Bechet Composer
Tommy Boyce Composer
Felice Bryant Composer
Boudleaux Bryant Composer
Johnny Burnette Composer
Tyran Carlo Composer
Henry Creamer Composer
Hal David Composer
Peter DeAngelis Composer
Al Dubin Composer
Ronnie Gilbert Composer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Howard Greenfield Composer
Otto Harbach Composer
Fred Hellerman Composer
Belford Hendricks Composer
Bob Hilliard Composer
Harlan Howard Composer
Tom King Composer
Turner Layton Composer
John A. Lomax Arranger
John D. Loudermilk Composer
Bernie Lowe Composer
Kal Mann Composer
Clyde Otis Composer
John Paris Composer
Doc Pomus Composer
Aaron Schroeder Composer
Wayne Shanklin Composer
Frank Slay Composer
Mike Stoller Composer
Ritchie Valens Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Marijohn Wilkin Composer
George Treadwell Composer
Carl Bonura Composer
Gretchen Christopher Composer
David Clowney Composer
Luther Dixon Composer
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Ann Farina Composer
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Ollie Jones Composer
Bill Parsons Composer
Lee Pockriss Composer
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Jean Villard Composer
Frank Warner Arranger
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Traditional Composer
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Bob Roberts Composer
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Russell Faith Composer
Horatio Nicholls Composer
Micki Grant Composer
Clarence Kehner Composer
George Goehring Composer
Ruth Sexter Composer
Arthur Smith Composer
Lee Hayes Composer
Paul Watts Liner Notes
Frederick Edward Weatherly Composer
Richard Sherman Composer
Maria Grever Composer
Reichner Composer
Sidney Jacobson Composer
Richard DiCicco Composer
Joseph Garland Composer
Sherman Edwards Composer
Robert Sherman Composer
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Gwendolyn Gordy Composer
George Callender Composer
Raymond Ceroni Composer
Pauline Kaufman Composer
Arthur Zwirn Composer
Aristides Giosasi Composer
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