Britain's Greatest Hits 1959

Britain's Greatest Hits 1959

     
 
This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top Ten charts in 1959, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Platters, Frank Sinatra, Little Richard, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were

Overview

This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top Ten charts in 1959, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Platters, Frank Sinatra, Little Richard, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to give way to rockabilly and rock & roll.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/03/2013
Label:
Fabulous
UPC:
0824046203221
catalogNumber:
2032
Rank:
173873

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Baby Face
  2. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  3. A Pub With No Beer
  4. Gigi
  5. Petite Fleur
  6. Stagger Lee
  7. Side Saddle
  8. It Doesn't Matter Anymore
  9. C'mon Everybody
  10. Charlie Borwn
  11. It's Late
  12. Come Softly to Me
  13. A Fool Such As I
  14. May You Always
  15. Guitar Boogie Shuffle
  16. Dream Lover
  17. A Teenager in Love
  18. Peter Gunn
  19. The Battle of New Orleans
  20. Lipstick on Your Collar

Disc 2

  1. Living Doll
  2. Lonely Boy
  3. The Heart of a Man
  4. Only Sixteen
  5. Someone
  6. Mona Lisa
  7. Here Comes Summer
  8. High Hopes
  9. ('Til) I Kissed You
  10. The Three Bells
  11. Red River Rock
  12. Makin' Love
  13. What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For
  14. Teen Beat
  15. Oh Carol
  16. Seven Little Girls Sitting in the Back Seat
  17. Rawhide
  18. What Do You Want
  19. Staccato's Theme
  20. Heartaches by the Number

Album Credits

Technical Credits

Dimitri Tiomkin   Composer
Henry Mancini   Composer
Elmer Bernstein   Composer
Neil Sedaka   Composer
Paul Anka   Composer
Eddie Cochran   Composer
Sam Cooke   Composer
Bobby Darin   Composer
Lloyd Price   Composer
Sandy Nelson   Composer
Mort Shuman   Composer
Don Everly   Composer
Jerry Leiber   Composer
Dorsey Burnette   Composer
Jimmie Driftwood   Composer
Lionel Bart   Composer
Jerome Kern   Composer
Sidney Bechet   Composer
Sammy Cahn   Composer
Howard Greenfield   Composer
Otto Harbach   Composer
Harlan Howard   Composer
Alan Jay Lerner   Composer
Jay Livingston   Composer
John Paris   Composer
Doc Pomus   Composer
Mike Stoller   Composer
James Van Heusen   Composer
Ned Washington   Composer
Jerry Keller   Composer
Frederick Loewe   Composer
Gretchen Christopher   Composer
Barbara Ellis   Composer
Floyd Robinson   Composer
Gary Troxel   Composer
Dick Charles   Composer
Fred Mendelsohn   Composer
Harry Akst   Composer
Benny Davis   Composer
Edna Lewis   Composer
Harold Logan   Composer
Larry Markes   Composer
Paddy Roberts   Composer
William Tennyson   Composer
William Trader   Composer
Arthur Egnoian   Composer
Jean Villard   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Bert Reisfeld   Composer
Arthur Smith   Composer
Tom King   Composer
George Goehring   Composer
Peggy Cochrane   Composer
Gordon Parsons   Composer
Trevor Stanford   Composer
Vandyke   Composer
Jerry Capeheart   Composer
Raymond Evans   Composer
Julien Pockriss   Composer
Bob Hillyard   Composer

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