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Britain's Greatest Hits 1957

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This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top 10 charts in 1957, including sides from Elvis Presley, Nat King Cole, Little Richard, the Everly Brothers, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to give way to rockabilly and rock & roll.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top 10 charts in 1957, including sides from Elvis Presley, Nat King Cole, Little Richard, the Everly Brothers, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to give way to rockabilly and rock & roll.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2013
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046203023
  • Catalog Number: 2030
  • Sales rank: 136,956

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Garden of Eden - Frankie Vaughan (2:33)
  2. 2 Don't You Rock Me Daddy O - The Vipers Skiffle Group (2:16)
  3. 3 The Adoration Waltz - David Whitfield (2:37)
  4. 4 Long Tall Sally - Little Richard (2:09)
  5. 5 Young Love - Tab Hunter (2:24)
  6. 6 Don't Knock the Rock - Bill Haley & His Comets (2:20)
  7. 7 The Banana Boat Song - Shirley Bassey (2:41)
  8. 8 Baby Baby - Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers (2:05)
  9. 9 Freight Train - Nancy Whiskey (2:56)
  10. 10 I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen - Slim Whitman (2:56)
  11. 11 When I Fall In Love - Nat King Cole (3:08)
  12. 12 Butterfly - Andy Williams (2:21)
  13. 13 Rock a Billy - Guy Mitchell (2:14)
  14. 14 Around the World - Bing Crosby (2:55)
  15. 15 Yes Tonight Josephine - Johnnie Ray (2:30)
  16. 16 Mr. Wonderful - Peggy Lee (3:18)
  17. 17 We Will Make Love - Russ Hamilton (2:40)
  18. 18 Little Darlin' - The Diamonds (2:08)
  19. 19 A White Sport Coat and a Pink Carnation - The King Brothers (2:18)
  20. 20 Puttin' On the Style - Lonnie Donegan (3:34)
Disc 2
  1. 1 All Shook Up - Elvis Presley (1:58)
  2. 2 Island In the Sun - Harry Belafonte (3:23)
  3. 3 Love Letters In the Sand - Pat Boone (2:14)
  4. 4 Last Train To San Fernando - Johnny Duncan & The Bluegrass Boys (2:28)
  5. 5 Diana - Paul Anka (2:24)
  6. 6 A Handful of Songs - Tommy Steele (2:06)
  7. 7 Tammy - Debbie Reynolds (3:07)
  8. 8 Wanderin' Eyes - Charlie Gracie (2:26)
  9. 9 Man On Fire - Frankie Vaughan (2:55)
  10. 10 Be My Girl - Jim Dale (2:01)
  11. 11 Wake Up Little Susie - The Everly Brothers (2:02)
  12. 12 Alone - Petula Clark (2:03)
  13. 13 Reet Petite - Jackie Wilson (2:44)
  14. 14 Ma He's Making Eyes At Me - The Johnny Otis Show (2:27)
  15. 15 My Special Angel - Malcolm Vaughan (2:45)
  16. 16 Peggy Sue - Buddy Holly (2:30)
  17. 17 All the Way - Frank Sinatra (2:53)
  18. 18 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine - Jimmie Rodgers (2:21)
  19. 19 Great Balls of Fire - Jerry Lee Lewis (1:52)
  20. 20 Oh Boy - The Crickets (2:06)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Paul James Composer
Elizabeth Cotten Composer
Harry Belafonte Composer
Paul Anka Composer
Buddy Holly Composer
Elvis Presley Composer
Maurice Williams Composer
Woody Harris Composer
Norman Petty Composer
Otis Blackwell Composer
Eddie Dean Composer
Lionel Bart Composer
Jerry Bock Composer
Norman Cazden Composer
Jerry Allison Composer
Felice Bryant Composer
Boudleaux Bryant Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Paul Campbell Composer
Tyran Carlo Composer
Con Conrad Composer
J. Fred Coots Composer
Sammy Fain Composer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Jack Hammer Composer
Edward Heyman Composer
Carol Joyner Composer
Nick Kenny Composer
Al Lewis Composer
Bernie Lowe Composer
Kal Mann Composer
Larry Stock Composer
James Van Heusen Composer
Paul Webster Composer
George David Weiss Composer
Victor Young Composer
Tommy Steele Composer
Richard Penniman Composer
Wally Whyton Composer
Irving Burgie Composer
Fred Karger Composer
Milton Subotsky Composer
Harold Adamson Composer
Sidney Clare Composer
Enotris Johnson Composer
Arthur Singer Composer
Bill Tilghman Composer
William Attaway Composer
Irving Burgess Composer
Selma Craft Composer
Jimmy Duncan Composer
Sonny West Composer
Traditional Composer
Joel Newman Composer
Frederick Williams Composer
Morton Craft Composer
Thomas Westendorf Composer
Robert Blackwell Composer
Charles Kenny Composer
Dorothy Goodman Composer
Mike Pratt Composer
Jay Livingstone Composer
Dennise Norwood Composer
Ronald Hulme Composer
Robert Kent Composer
Hal Norton Composer
Ric Cartey Composer
Sylvester Devere Composer
Raymond Evans Composer
Martin Robinson Composer
Winsfield Scott Composer
William Varley Composer
Randolph Padmore Composer
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