Britain's Greatest Hits 1960

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All Music Guide
This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top Ten charts in 1960, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Shadows, Cliff Richard, Billy Fury, Bobby Darin, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to give way to rock & roll.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top Ten charts in 1960, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Shadows, Cliff Richard, Billy Fury, Bobby Darin, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to give way to rock & roll.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2013
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046203320
  • Catalog Number: 2033
  • Sales rank: 141,773

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Way Down Yonder in New Orleans - Freddy Cannon (2:31)
  2. 2 Starry Eyed - Michael Holliday (2:21)
  3. 3 Poor Me - Adam Faith (1:46)
  4. 4 Beyond the Sea - Bobby Darin (2:53)
  5. 5 On A Slow Boat to China - Emile Ford & the Checkmates (2:34)
  6. 6 You Got What it Takes - Marv Johnson (2:43)
  7. 7 Running Bear - Johnny Preston (2:39)
  8. 8 Be Mine - Lance Fortune (1:50)
  9. 9 Wild One - Bobby Rydell (2:21)
  10. 10 A Summer Place - Percy Faith (2:30)
  11. 11 Hit and Miss - John Barry Seven Plus Four (1:58)
  12. 12 Colette - Billy Fury (1:51)
  13. 13 My Old Man's a Dustman - Lonnie Donegan (3:21)
  14. 14 Do You Mind - Anthony Newley (2:21)
  15. 15 Cathy's Clown - The Everly Brothers (2:25)
  16. 16 Stairway to Heaven - Neil Sedaka (2:42)
  17. 17 Standing on the Corner - The King Brothers (2:45)
  18. 18 Sixteen Reasons - Connie Stevens (1:57)
  19. 19 Three Steps to Heaven - Eddie Cochran (2:24)
  20. 20 Angela Jones - Michael Cox (2:34)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Shakin' All Over - Johnny Kidd & the Pirates (2:20)
  2. 2 Good Timin' - Jimmy Jones (2:11)
  3. 3 Please Don't Tease - Cliff Richard (3:00)
  4. 4 Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini - Brian Hyland (2:22)
  5. 5 Apache - The Shadows (2:56)
  6. 6 Because They're Young - Duane Eddy (1:59)
  7. 7 As Long As He Needs Me - Shirley Bassey (2:59)
  8. 8 Please Help Me I'm Falling - Hank Locklin (2:22)
  9. 9 Tell Laura I Love Her - Ricky Valance (2:38)
  10. 10 Let's Think About Living - Bob Luman (2:05)
  11. 11 Chain Gang - Sam Cooke (2:36)
  12. 12 Rocking Goose - Johnny & the Hurricanes (1:49)
  13. 13 Dreamin' - Johnny Burnette (2:18)
  14. 14 It's Now or Never - Elvis Presley (3:16)
  15. 15 My Heart Has a Mind of Its Own - Connie Francis (2:32)
  16. 16 Save the Last Dance for Me - The Drifters (2:35)
  17. 17 Poetry in Motion - Johnny Tillotson (2:32)
  18. 18 Perfidia - The Ventures (2:05)
  19. 19 Buona Sera - Acker Bilk & His Paramount Jazz Band (3:34)
  20. 20 Portrait of My Love - Matt Monro (2:43)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Neil Sedaka Composer
Eddie Cochran Composer
Sam Cooke Composer
Billy Fury Composer
Barry De Vorzon Composer
Mort Shuman Composer
Don Everly Composer
Don Robertson Composer
Lionel Bart Composer
Frank Loesser Composer
John Barry Composer
Jeff Barry Composer
Hal Blair Composer
Boudleaux Bryant Composer
Don Costa Composer
Henry Creamer Composer
Mort Garson Composer
Wally Gold Composer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Howard Greenfield Composer
Jack Keller Composer
Turner Layton Composer
Jerry Lordan Composer
John D. Loudermilk Composer
Bernie Lowe Composer
Kal Mann Composer
Doc Pomus Composer
Bill Post Composer
Doree Post Composer
Ben Raleigh Composer
J.P. Richardson Composer
Aaron Schroeder Composer
Carl Sigman Composer
Max Steiner Composer
Frederick Tobias Composer
Paul Vance Composer
Bruce Welch Composer
David West Composer
Peter Chester Composer
Lee Pockriss Composer
Clint Ballard Jr. Composer
Milton Leeds Composer
Earl Shuman Composer
Roquel Davis Composer
Ted Ellis Composer
Russell Turner Composer
Frederick Heath Composer
Eduardo di Capua Composer
Peter de Rose Composer
Donegan Composer
Cyril Ornadel Composer
Bob Cochran Composer
Paul Kaufman Composer
Les Vandyke Composer
David Appel Composer
Alberto Dominguez Borras Composer
Freddy Posey Composer
Gwendolyn Gordy Composer
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