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The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop, Vol. 2

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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
No pop genre has defined what a summer night can be as much as doo wop, with its countless songs about the moon and the stars and the light they cast on the possibilities of romance. This four-disc, 100-song collection has numerous examples, including "Twilight" by the Paragons, "A Star" by the Keynotes, "Dawn Is Almost Here" by the Cordials, "Summer Night" by the Chimes, "Evening Shadows Falling" by the Seniors, "Heavenly Night" by the Collegians, "Stars in the Sky" by the Channels, "Moonglow You Know" by the Videos, and "It Was a Night Like This" by the Turbans. The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop, Vol. 2 is a great collection of what people sing about when standing out under ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
No pop genre has defined what a summer night can be as much as doo wop, with its countless songs about the moon and the stars and the light they cast on the possibilities of romance. This four-disc, 100-song collection has numerous examples, including "Twilight" by the Paragons, "A Star" by the Keynotes, "Dawn Is Almost Here" by the Cordials, "Summer Night" by the Chimes, "Evening Shadows Falling" by the Seniors, "Heavenly Night" by the Collegians, "Stars in the Sky" by the Channels, "Moonglow You Know" by the Videos, and "It Was a Night Like This" by the Turbans. The Encyclopedia of Doo Wop, Vol. 2 is a great collection of what people sing about when standing out under the stars.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/24/2001
  • Label: Collectables
  • UPC: 090431010020
  • Catalog Number: 100
  • Sales rank: 263,300

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 My Reverie - The Larks (2:23)
  2. 2 A Love So True (2:51)
  3. 3 The Plea - The Jesters (2:45)
  4. 4 Picture of Love - Continentals (2:44)
  5. 5 I Cried (2:52)
  6. 6 Vengeance (3:00)
  7. 7 My Baby Loves Me (2:26)
  8. 8 Darling (2:15)
  9. 9 Because of My Best Friend - Clickettes (2:01)
  10. 10 Hey Boy (2:16)
  11. 11 Wait Up - The Cameos (2:14)
  12. 12 There Goes the Boy - Lydells (2:08)
  13. 13 My Love Will Never Die - The Channels (2:23)
  14. 14 Blueberry Sweet - The Chandeliers (2:18)
  15. 15 Twilight - The Paragons (2:49)
  16. 16 A Star - Key Notes (2:16)
  17. 17 Dawn Is Almost Here (2:10)
  18. 18 Deep in My Heart - The Shells (2:13)
  19. 19 Come Dance With Me (2:10)
  20. 20 The Fires Burn No More - The Chesters (2:20)
  21. 21 Come Back - Harmonires (2:32)
  22. 22 He Still Loves Me - The Capris (2:23)
  23. 23 Adios (2:20)
  24. 24 Summer Night - The Chimes (2:12)
  25. 25 So Why (2:18)
Disc 2
  1. 1 I Belong to You - The Fi-Tones (2:32)
  2. 2 Oh Happy Day (2:18)
  3. 3 Bermuda Shorts - The Delroys (2:18)
  4. 4 These Golden Rings (2:21)
  5. 5 Little Boy and Girl (2:18)
  6. 6 So You Will Know - The Paragons (2:30)
  7. 7 Why Can't You Treat Me Right (2:45)
  8. 8 To Be a Part of You - Clickettes (2:06)
  9. 9 At the Ball (2:03)
  10. 10 Come on Baby - Cordovans (2:23)
  11. 11 Key to the Kingdom (2:35)
  12. 12 Hot Dog Dooly Wah - The Pyramids (1:57)
  13. 13 Just Suppose - Lee Andrews & the Hearts (2:31)
  14. 14 Lydia - Louie Lymon & the Teenchords (2:39)
  15. 15 Hey Pretty Baby - The Ladders (2:18)
  16. 16 True True Love - The Corvairs (2:23)
  17. 17 The Vows of Love - The Paragons (2:46)
  18. 18 Now You Know - The Channels (2:39)
  19. 19 That Day Will Never Come - Parktowns (1:59)
  20. 20 Evening Shadows Falling - Seniors (2:16)
  21. 21 I Wanna Run to You (2:03)
  22. 22 Heavenly Night - Collegians (2:23)
  23. 23 My Love Has Gone - The Ladders (2:42)
  24. 24 Chapel Bells - The Mistakes (2:15)
  25. 25 Whispering Sorrows (2:32)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Baby Oh Baby - The Shells (2:29)
  2. 2 Dance Girl - The Charts (2:37)
  3. 3 Little Darling - The Willows (2:38)
  4. 4 Madly - The Del-Knights (2:43)
  5. 5 I Laughed - The Jesters (2:33)
  6. 6 I'm Not Too Young to Fall in Love - Louie Lymon & the Teenchords (2:06)
  7. 7 Everybody Knew But Me - Crescents (2:31)
  8. 8 Teenager's Life - Visions (2:05)
  9. 9 Never Never (2:22)
  10. 10 The Beating of My Heart - The Charmers (2:28)
  11. 11 Feel Like Loving (2:19)
  12. 12 Smoke from Your Cigarette - Fabulous (2:19)
  13. 13 Stars in the Sky - The Channels (2:25)
  14. 14 Tears in My Eyes - Baltineers (2:44)
  15. 15 Our Anniversary (2:24)
  16. 16 Eyes of an Angel - Legends (2:04)
  17. 17 I Don't Know - Key Notes (2:08)
  18. 18 Dee I (2:30)
  19. 19 I Found Out Too Late - Jackie & the Starlites (2:39)
  20. 20 Woe Woe Baby - Personalities (2:25)
  21. 21 Moonglow You Know - The Videos (2:35)
  22. 22 When I Come Home - The Del Vikings (2:52)
  23. 23 I'll Never Fall in Love Again - Legends (1:49)
  24. 24 My Imagination - The Moonglows (2:45)
  25. 25 Zoop - The Charts (2:24)
Disc 4
  1. 1 In My Heart (2:32)
  2. 2 The Gleam in Your Eye - The Channels (2:50)
  3. 3 Shadows (2:29)
  4. 4 Rang Tang Ding Dong (I Am the Japanese Sandman) (2:51)
  5. 5 I Love No One But You - The Jesters (2:37)
  6. 6 Hey Girl - The Perfections (2:16)
  7. 7 Lonesome - The Del-Knights (2:08)
  8. 8 I'll Make You Understand - The Performers (2:19)
  9. 9 Two Hearts Are Better Than One - The Paragons (2:23)
  10. 10 Darling I'm Sorry - The Ambassadors (2:19)
  11. 11 It Was a Night Like This - The Turbans (2:17)
  12. 12 Lonely Room - Lee Andrews & the Hearts (2:41)
  13. 13 Please Tell the Angels - Louie Lymon & the Teenchords (2:30)
  14. 14 You Can Count on Me (2:28)
  15. 15 Jeannie (2:15)
  16. 16 Can I Come over Tonight (2:21)
  17. 17 Fine Fine Frame - Continentals (2:31)
  18. 18 So in Love - The Classics (2:24)
  19. 19 Really Wish You Were Here - Key Notes (2:44)
  20. 20 Come to Me Darling - The Crystals (2:43)
  21. 21 So Strange - The Jesters (2:35)
  22. 22 Darling (2:08)
  23. 23 Missing You - Jackie & the Starlites (2:51)
  24. 24 Fine Little Girl (2:32)
  25. 25 You're the Reason - The Charts (2:31)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Cellos Track Performer
The Del Vikings Track Performer
Jackie & the Starlites Track Performer
The Jive Five Track Performer
The Nutmegs Track Performer
The Sheppards Track Performer
The Turbans Track Performer
The Velvets Track Performer
The Bop Chords Track Performer
The Crystals Track Performer
The Pyramids Track Performer
The Tokens Track Performer
The Moonglows Track Performer
The Kodaks Track Performer
The Five Discs Track Performer
The Velours Track Performer
The Vocaltones Track Performer
The Five Satins Track Performer
Crescents Track Performer
The Classics Track Performer
The Debonaires Track Performer
The Illusions Track Performer
The Matadors Track Performer
Seniors Track Performer
The Sequins Track Performer
The Timetones Track Performer
Lee Andrews & the Hearts Track Performer
Louie Lymon & the Teenchords Track Performer
Cordials Track Performer
Arcades Track Performer
The Avalons Track Performer
Danny Tellers Track Performer
Unique Teens Track Performer
Fabulous Track Performer
The Delroys Track Performer
Rocketones Track Performer
The Mistakes Track Performer
Technical Credits
The Jesters Composer
The Paragons Composer
Earl Lewis Composer
Dickie Goodman Composer
Nancy Reed Composer
Michael Lewis Composer
Richard Barrett Composer
Harvey Fuqua Composer
Gene Hicks Composer
Bobby Lester Composer
Arlene Smith Composer
Nate Bouknight Composer
David Clowney Composer
Adam Jackson Composer
Bobby Robinson Composer
Walter Coleman Composer
Jerry Winston Composer
Paul Winley Composer
Hiram Johnson Composer
Fred Johnson Composer
C. Lewis Composer
Saul Davis Composer
Ruben Wright Composer
Donald Jones Composer
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