British Invasion

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All Music Guide - Mark Deming
When the Beatles took over the American pop charts in early 1964, they helped alert the world to something little known outside the British isles -- the U.K. was home to a thriving pop music scene, and dozens of great acts were waiting for their chance to shine. The "British Invasion" was the name given to the explosion of great bands from England that would make a name for themselves on radio, in concert halls, and on the sales charts through much of the '60s. British Invasion is a three-disc set that collects songs from leading U.K. artists who charted at home and abroad during the '60s and '70s, including Gerry and the Pacemakers, Herman's Hermits, Freddie & the ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Mark Deming
When the Beatles took over the American pop charts in early 1964, they helped alert the world to something little known outside the British isles -- the U.K. was home to a thriving pop music scene, and dozens of great acts were waiting for their chance to shine. The "British Invasion" was the name given to the explosion of great bands from England that would make a name for themselves on radio, in concert halls, and on the sales charts through much of the '60s. British Invasion is a three-disc set that collects songs from leading U.K. artists who charted at home and abroad during the '60s and '70s, including Gerry and the Pacemakers, Herman's Hermits, Freddie & the Dreamers, Billy J. Kramer, Wayne Fontana, and more. Please note that nearly all the performances on this set are latter-day re-recordings and not the familiar original versions listeners are most likely to remember.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/5/2014
  • Label: Aao Music
  • UPC: 778325535926
  • Catalog Number: 53592
  • Sales rank: 27,343

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Ferry Cross the Mersey - Gerry & the Pacemakers (2:26)
  2. 2 I'm Henry the VIII I Am - Herman's Hermits (1:45)
  3. 3 I'm Telling You Know - Freddie & the Dreamers (2:11)
  4. 4 Game of Love - Wayne Fontana (2:16)
  5. 5 Winchester Cathedral - New Vaudeville Band (2:13)
  6. 6 Are You Sure - The Allisons (2:11)
  7. 7 Do You Want To Know a Secret - Billy J. Kramer (2:07)
  8. 8 Midnight In Moscow - Kenny Ball (2:57)
  9. 9 My Baby Loves Lovin' - Tony Burrows (2:48)
  10. 10 The Crying Game - Dave Berry (2:40)
  11. 11 You Were Made For Me - Freddie & the Dreamers (2:20)
  12. 12 Son of My Father - Chicory Tip (2:58)
  13. 13 You Don't Have To Be a Baby To Cry - The Caravelles (1:54)
  14. 14 I Love How You Love Me - Jimmy Crawford (2:07)
  15. 15 Everlasting Love - Love Affair (2:52)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Go Now - Denny Laine (3:30)
  2. 2 You'll Never Walk Alone - Gerry & the Pacemakers (2:41)
  3. 3 Diane - The Bachelors (2:37)
  4. 4 Come & Get It - Badfinger (2:12)
  5. 5 Wimoweh - Karl Denver (2:27)
  6. 6 United We Stand - Sunny (2:56)
  7. 7 March of the Siamese Children - Kenny Ball (2:44)
  8. 8 A Groovy Kind of Love - Wayne Fontana (2:01)
  9. 9 Just a Little Bit Better - Herman's Hermits (2:50)
  10. 10 From a Window - Billy J. Kramer (1:59)
  11. 11 Don't Turn Around - The Merseybeats (2:43)
  12. 12 Do You Love Me - Brian Poole (2:59)
  13. 13 Mama - Dave Berry (2:40)
  14. 14 No Matter What - Badfinger (3:02)
  15. 15 I Like It - Gerry & the Pacemakers (2:06)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Mrs. Brown You've Got a Lovely Daughter - Herman's Hermits (2:40)
  2. 2 Wishin' & Hopin' - The Merseybeats (2:40)
  3. 3 Sweets For My Sweet - Mike Pender's Searchers (2:28)
  4. 4 If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody - Freddie & the Dreamers (2:01)
  5. 5 Magic - Pilot (3:00)
  6. 6 Twist & Shout - Brian Poole (2:14)
  7. 7 I'm the One - Gerry & the Pacemakers (2:19)
  8. 8 Jezebel - Jimmy Crawford (2:42)
  9. 9 Smile a Little Smile For Me - Flying Machine (3:09)
  10. 10 There's a Kind of Hush - Herman's Hermits (2:38)
  11. 11 Day After Day - Badfinger (3:14)
  12. 12 Green Leaves of Summer - Kenny Ball (2:44)
  13. 13 Marie - The Bachelors (2:20)
  14. 14 Julie, Do Ya Love Me - Tony Burrows (2:28)
  15. 15 Love Grows - Edison Lighthouse (2:31)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Dimitri Tiomkin Composer
Irving Berlin Composer
John Lennon Composer
Paul McCartney Composer
Carl Perkins Composer
The Allisons Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Mort Shuman Composer
Burt Bacharach Composer
Carole Bayer Sager Composer
Roger Cook Composer
Mac Gayden Composer
Barry Mann Composer
Kenny Young Composer
Giorgio Moroder Composer
Buzz Cason Composer
Tom Bahler Composer
Kenny Ball Composer
Pete Bellotte Composer
Bert Berns Composer
Luigi Creatore Composer
Hal David Composer
Tom Evans Composer
Freddie Garrity Composer
Mike Gibbins Composer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Roger Greenaway Composer
Pete Ham Composer
Oscar Hammerstein II Composer
Hugo Peretti Composer
Gerry Marsden Composer
Phil Medley Composer
Doc Pomus Composer
Wayne Shanklin Composer
Geoff Stephens Composer
Paul Francis Webster Composer
George David Weiss Composer
Toni Wine Composer
J.C. Molland Composer
Peter Lee Stirling Composer
Bob Merrill Composer
Terry Shand Composer
Fred Murray Composer
Les Reed Composer
Tony Macaulay Composer
Rudy Clark Composer
Peter Simmons Composer
Clint Ballard Jr. Composer
Lew Pollack Composer
Larry Banks Composer
Albert Stanton Composer
Milton Bennett Composer
Larry Kolber Composer
R.P. Weston Composer
Mitch Murray Composer
Erno Rapee Composer
Trevor Peacock Composer
Mikhail Matusovsky Composer
P. Bellotte Composer
Anthony Tony Hiller Composer
A.G. Instone Composer
J.B. Mason Composer
William Christison Lyall Composer
Vasili (Pavlovich) Soloviev-Sedoy Composer
David Thomson Paton Composer
Bob Day Composer
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