Britain's Greatest Hits 1962

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This look-back set collects 40 recordings that hit the British Top Ten charts in 1962, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Shadows, Cliff Richard, Billy Fury, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to be dominated by the emergence of 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 1962, including sides from Elvis Presley, the Shadows, Cliff Richard, Billy Fury, and many others, offering a window back into another time when the charts were just beginning to be dominated by the emergence of rock & roll.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2013
  • Label: Fabulous
  • UPC: 824046203528
  • Catalog Number: 2035
  • Sales rank: 125,692

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Walk On By - Leroy Van Dyke (2:19)
  2. 2 The Young Ones - Cliff Richard (3:09)
  3. 3 Forget Me Not - Eden Kane (2:00)
  4. 4 Crying In the Rain - The Everly Brothers (1:58)
  5. 5 A Little Bitty Tear - Burl Ives (2:06)
  6. 6 Softly As I Leave You - Matt Monro (3:20)
  7. 7 The Wanderer - Dion (2:42)
  8. 8 Tell Me What He Said - Helen Shapiro (2:45)
  9. 9 Wonderful Land - The Shadows (2:06)
  10. 10 Dream Baby - Roy Orbison (2:32)
  11. 11 Twistin' the Night Away - Sam Cooke (2:41)
  12. 12 Hey Baby - Bruce Channel (2:22)
  13. 13 When My Little Girl is Smiling - Jimmy Justice (2:25)
  14. 14 Nut Rocker - B. Bumble & the Stingers (1:58)
  15. 15 Love Letters - Ketty Lester (2:40)
  16. 16 Last Night Was Made For Love - Billy Fury (2:16)
  17. 17 Good Luck Charm - Elvis Presley (2:24)
  18. 18 Come Outside - Mike Sarne (2:51)
  19. 19 A Picture of You - Joe Brown & the Bruvvers (2:18)
  20. 20 I Can't Stop Loving You - Ray Charles (2:32)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Don't Ever Change - The Crickets (2:16)
  2. 2 Here Comes That Feeling - Brenda Lee (2:02)
  3. 3 I Remember You - Frank Ifield (2:01)
  4. 4 Speedy Gonzales - Pat Boone (2:30)
  5. 5 Things - Bobby Darin (2:37)
  6. 6 Breaking Up is Hard To Dot - Neil Sedaka (2:21)
  7. 7 Sealed With a Kiss - Brian Hyland (2:36)
  8. 8 Telstar - The Tornados (3:13)
  9. 9 The Locomotion - Little Eva (2:26)
  10. 10 Sheila - Tommy Roe (2:02)
  11. 11 It Might As Well Rain Until September - Carole King (2:22)
  12. 12 Ramblin' Rose - Nat King Cole (2:43)
  13. 13 Let's Dance - Chris Montez (2:22)
  14. 14 Sherry - The Four Seasons (2:32)
  15. 15 Venus In Blue Jeans - Mark Wynter (2:08)
  16. 16 Swiss Maid - Del Shannon (2:06)
  17. 17 Bobby's Girl - Susan Maughan (2:33)
  18. 18 Dance With Yhe Guitar Man - Duane Eddy & The Rebelettes (2:40)
  19. 19 Like I Do - Maureen Evans (2:13)
  20. 20 Island of Dreams - The Springfields (2:35)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Amilcare Ponchielli Composer
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Composer
Don Gibson Composer
Neil Sedaka Composer
Sam Cooke Composer
Bobby Darin Composer
Duane Eddy Composer
Carole King Composer
Tommy Roe Composer
Roger Miller Composer
Joe Meek Composer
Bruce Channel Composer
Kim Fowley Composer
Gerry Goffin Composer
Lee Hazlewood Composer
Cindy Walker Composer
Dorsey Burnette Composer
Jeff Barry Composer
Hank Cochran Composer
Bob Gaudio Composer
Wally Gold Composer
Howard Greenfield Composer
Edward Heyman Composer
Buddy Kaye Composer
Jack Keller Composer
Gary Klein Composer
Jerry Lordan Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Pete Oakman Composer
Aaron Schroeder Composer
Joe Sherman Composer
Tom Springfield Composer
Sid Tepper Composer
Peter Udell Composer
Victor Young Composer
Charles Blackwell Composer
Gary Geld Composer
Victor Schertzinger Composer
Ethel Lee Composer
Dick Manning Composer
Hal Shaper Composer
Noel Sherman Composer
John Worsley Composer
Giorgio Calabrese Composer
Margaret Cobb Composer
Antonio de Vita Composer
Jim Lee Composer
Joe Osborn Composer
Alan Fielding Composer
David Hess Composer
Kendall Hayes Composer
Henry Hoffman Composer
Roy C. Bennett Composer
John Beveridge Composer
Ernest Maresca Composer
Gerald Goffin Composer
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