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Embassy British Hit Parade: 1962
     

Embassy British Hit Parade: 1962

 
British label Embassy Records specialized in budget singles distributed only through the Woolworth's chain. These were covers of the hits of the day, often with top artists performing under pseudonyms. This four-disc set collects the 56 singles Embassy released to Woolworth's in 1962, both the A- and B-sides, and it amounts to 114 tracks (one of the releases that year

Overview

British label Embassy Records specialized in budget singles distributed only through the Woolworth's chain. These were covers of the hits of the day, often with top artists performing under pseudonyms. This four-disc set collects the 56 singles Embassy released to Woolworth's in 1962, both the A- and B-sides, and it amounts to 114 tracks (one of the releases that year had four tracks) that form a sort of budget alternative history of that year's hit parade.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/07/2013
Label:
Trapeze Music & Ent
UPC:
0824046705923
catalogNumber:
7059
Rank:
75917

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Run to Him
  2. I'd Never Find Another You
  3. The Young Ones
  4. Multiplication
  5. The Lion Sleeps Tonight
  6. The Language of Love
  7. Let's Twist Again
  8. Son, This Is She
  9. Forget-Me-Not
  10. Lonesome
  11. Rock-a-Hula Baby
  12. Walk on By
  13. Peppermint Twist
  14. Crying in the Rain
  15. A Little Bitty Tear
  16. Tell Me What He Said
  17. Wimoweh
  18. Can't Help Falling in Love
  19. March of the Siamese Children
  20. Wonderful Land
  21. The Hole in the Ground
  22. Twistin' the Night Away
  23. Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)
  24. Hey! Baby
  25. Never Goodbye
  26. Speak to Me Pretty
  27. Hey! Little Girl
  28. When My Little Girl Is Smiling
  29. Theme from Z Cars
  30. Theme from Dr. Kildare

Disc 2

  1. The Maigret Theme
  2. Coronation Street
  3. Good Luck Charm
  4. I'm Looking Out the Window
  5. Nut Rocker
  6. Let's Talk About Love
  7. Down the Lane
  8. Opposites
  9. Far Away
  10. The Day After Tomorrow
  11. As You Like It
  12. Last Night Was Made for Love
  13. Come Outside
  14. Ginny Come Lately
  15. A Picture of You
  16. The Green Leaves of Summer
  17. I Can't Stop Loving You
  18. A Little Love, a Little Kiss
  19. Here Comes That Feeling
  20. Don't Ever Change
  21. I Remember You
  22. Follow That Dream
  23. Speedy Gonzales
  24. English Country Garden
  25. Right, Said Fred
  26. Our Favourite Melodies
  27. Little Miss Lonely
  28. V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N
  29. Guitar Tango
  30. Roses Are Red

Disc 3

  1. Things
  2. Once Upon a Dream
  3. Dancin' Party
  4. Gotta See Baby Tonight
  5. Pick a Bale O' Cotton
  6. So Do I
  7. Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
  8. Sealed with a Kiss
  9. You Don't Know Me
  10. The Loco-Motion
  11. She's Not You
  12. It'll Be Me
  13. Telstar
  14. Don't That Beat All
  15. Sheila
  16. Reminiscing
  17. Ramblin' Rose
  18. Lonely
  19. It Started All Over Again
  20. It Might as Well Rain Until September
  21. Lovesick Blues
  22. Let's Dance
  23. Oh, Lonesome Me
  24. Venus in Blue Jeans
  25. Devil Woman
  26. The Swiss Maid
  27. Sherry
  28. No One Can Make My Sunshine Smile
  29. King of the Whole Wide World
  30. Home Is Where the Heart Is

Disc 4

  1. A Whistlin' Tune
  2. Ridin' the Rainbow
  3. Bobby's Girl
  4. James (Hold the Ladder Steady)
  5. Sun Arise
  6. If Only Tomorrow (Could Be Like Today)
  7. Return to Sender
  8. It Only Took a Minute
  9. (Dance with The) Guitar Man
  10. Gossip Calypso
  11. Desafinado (The Bossa Nova)
  12. Must Be Madison
  13. Love Me Tender
  14. The Main Attraction
  15. Keep Your Hands Off My Baby
  16. Up on the Roof
  17. A Forever Kind of Love
  18. The Next Time
  19. Baby Take a Bow
  20. Bachelor Boy
  21. Dance On!
  22. Like I Do
  23. Your Cheatin' Heart
  24. Globetrotter
  25. Crazy Words, Crazy Tune
  26. Do Do Do
  27. Let's Twist Again
  28. Come Outside

Album Credits

Technical Credits

George Gershwin   Composer
Amilcare Ponchielli   Composer
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky   Composer
Dimitri Tiomkin   Composer
Eddy Arnold   Composer
Don Gibson   Composer
Jimmie Rodgers   Composer
Jerry Goldsmith   Composer
Louis Prima   Composer
Neil Sedaka   Composer
Pat Boone   Composer
Sam Cooke   Composer
Bobby Darin   Composer
Duane Eddy   Composer
Connie Francis   Composer
Carole King   Composer
Elvis Presley   Composer
Cliff Richard   Composer
Tommy Roe   Composer
Del Shannon   Composer
Acker Bilk   Composer
King Curtis   Composer
Irving Mills   Composer
Roger Miller   Composer
Richard Rodgers   Composer
Joe Meek   Composer
Bruce Channel   Composer
Kim Fowley   Composer
Lee Hazlewood   Composer
Jerry Leiber   Composer
Norrie Paramor   Composer
Rolf Harris   Composer
Cindy Walker   Composer
Dorsey Burnette   Composer
Otis Blackwell   Composer
Jimmy Kennedy   Composer
Alan Lomax   Composer
Ron Grainer   Composer
Lionel Bart   Composer
Ray Adams   Composer
Milton Ager   Composer
Jeff Barry   Composer
Jack Clement   Composer
Hank Cochran   Composer
Luigi Creatore   Composer
Hal David   Composer
Joey Dee   Composer
Wes Farrell   Composer
Cliff Friend   Composer
Mort Garson   Composer
Bob Gaudio   Composer
Ira Gershwin   Composer
Henry Glover   Composer
Wally Gold   Composer
Howard Greenfield   Composer
Antonio Carlos Jobim   Composer
Buddy Kaye   Composer
Jack Keller   Composer
Huddie Ledbetter   Composer
John A. Lomax   Composer
Jerry Lordan   Composer
John D. Loudermilk   Composer
Hugo Peretti   Composer
Kal Mann   Composer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
Pete Oakman   Composer
Doc Pomus   Composer
John Schroeder   Composer
Aaron Schroeder   Composer
Winfield Scott   Composer
Joe Sherman   Composer
Larry Stock   Composer
Mike Stoller   Composer
Sid Tepper   Composer
Mike Terry   Composer
Peter Udell   Composer
Paul Francis Webster   Composer
Ben Weisman   Composer
Bruce Welch   Composer
Hank Williams   Composer
Fred Wise   Composer
Jack Yellen   Composer
Ian Grant   Composer
Philip Springer   Composer
Teddy Powell   Composer
Gary Geld   Composer
Victor Schertzinger   Composer
Vera Matson   Composer
Newton Mendonça   Composer
Ethel Lee   Composer
Georges Liferman   Composer
Solomon Linda   Composer
Theo Mackeben   Composer
Dick Manning   Composer
Kay Rogers   Composer
Noel Sherman   Composer
Linda Solomon   Composer
Eric Spear   Composer
John Worsley   Composer
Ruth Batchelor   Composer
Byron   Composer
Margaret Cobb   Composer
Bob Elgin   Composer
Dolores Fuller   Composer
Henry Vars   Composer
Gary Weston   Composer
Norman Maine   Composer
Jim Lee   Composer
Joe Osborn   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Elaine Murtagh   Composer
Valerie Murtagh   Composer
Michael Hawker   Composer
Alan Fielding   Composer
Bob Roberts   Composer
Charles Blackwell   Composer
David Hess   Composer
Paul Evans   Composer
Trevor Peacock   Composer
Kermit Goell   Composer
Hank Hunter   Composer
Myles Rudge   Composer
Kendall Hayes   Composer
Bridget Fry   Composer
Jack Woodman   Composer
Ted Dicks   Composer
Harry Butler   Composer
George Weiss   Composer
Lao Silésu   Composer
Warner McPherson   Composer
John Niles   Composer
Sherman Edwards   Composer
Geoffrey Goddard   Composer
Vandyke   Composer
David Appel   Composer
Roy C. Bennett   Composer
James Wright   Director
John Beveridge   Composer
Paul Campbell   Composer
Martin D. Robbins   Composer
Jeff Cory   Composer
Bert Pellish   Composer
Richard Rowe   Composer
Gerald Goffin   Composer
Ben Eisman   Composer
Alfredo Nylson Fyscher   Composer

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