Oldies But Goodies, Vol. 9 [Original Sound 1]

Oldies But Goodies, Vol. 9 [Original Sound 1]

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A highly enjoyable yet slim sampling of golden R&B and rock & roll hits, Oldies But Goodies, Vol. 9 focuses on the music's '60s twilight. Including tracks cut between 1958-1967, the album spotlights eternal fare like Del Shannon's "Runaway" and Bobby Fuller's "I Fought the Law," along with relatively

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A highly enjoyable yet slim sampling of golden R&B and rock & roll hits, Oldies But Goodies, Vol. 9 focuses on the music's '60s twilight. Including tracks cut between 1958-1967, the album spotlights eternal fare like Del Shannon's "Runaway" and Bobby Fuller's "I Fought the Law," along with relatively obscure stunners like Timi Yuro's "Hurt" and Bobby Bland's "Turn on Your Lovelight." With less of a hits air about it than earlier volumes, this Oldies But Goodies installment straddles that rich early-'60s mix of rock & roll, doo wop, early soul, pop, garage, and kitsch; there's everything from the mod-psychedelia of the Castaways' "Liar, Liar" and J. Frank Wilson's Ricky Nelson-esque "Last Kiss" to Little Esther's blues ballad rendition of the country perennial "Release Me." Maybe not the best way to start your classic rock & roll collection, but still a nice bargain for those just looking for a taste.

Product Details

Release Date:
10/25/1990
Label:
Original Sound
UPC:
0081658859523
catalogNumber:
8859

Tracks

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Bobby "Blue" Bland   Track Performer
Crests   Track Performer
Bobby Day   Track Performer
Don & Juan   Track Performer
Bobby Fuller Four   Track Performer
Dobie Gray   Track Performer
Jan & Dean   Track Performer
Ben E. King   Track Performer
Jerry Lee Lewis   Track Performer
Aaron Neville   Track Performer
Smokey Robinson   Track Performer
Del Shannon   Track Performer
Percy Sledge   Track Performer
Temptations   Track Performer
Brenton Wood   Track Performer
Esther Phillips   Track Performer
Casinos   Track Performer
Cathy Jean & the Roomates   Track Performer
Knickerbockers   Track Performer
Timi Yuro   Track Performer
Jewel Akens   Track Performer
Bobby Fuller   Track Performer
J. Frank Wilson   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Bobby "Blue" Bland   Contributor
Bobby Day   Contributor
Don & Juan   Contributor
Smokey Robinson   Composer
Del Shannon   Contributor
Esther Phillips   Contributor
Casinos   Contributor
Cathy Jean & the Roomates   Contributor
Timi Yuro   Contributor
C.J. Johnson   Composer
Castaways   Contributor
Bobby Fuller   Contributor
J. Frank Wilson   Contributor
Andrew Wright   Composer
Marvin Tarplin   Composer
Ronald White   Composer
Calvin Lewis   Composer

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