The Only Doo-Wop Collection You'll Ever Need

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Don't let the title fool you; after listening to The Only Doo-Wop Collection You'll Ever Need, you'll definitely want more. This is a good starting point for the curious, since all the basics are here in the original hit versions: "The Great Pretender," "Earth Angel," "I Only Have Eyes for You," "Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight," and, thrown in for good measure, a few tracks that even vocal group scholars wouldn't mind hearing again by the Marvelows, the Duprees, the Jive Five, and the Earls. While this is an excellent primer, the best representation of vocal group harmonies of the era remains the lavish and pricey 101-track Doo Wop Box on ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Don't let the title fool you; after listening to The Only Doo-Wop Collection You'll Ever Need, you'll definitely want more. This is a good starting point for the curious, since all the basics are here in the original hit versions: "The Great Pretender," "Earth Angel," "I Only Have Eyes for You," "Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight," and, thrown in for good measure, a few tracks that even vocal group scholars wouldn't mind hearing again by the Marvelows, the Duprees, the Jive Five, and the Earls. While this is an excellent primer, the best representation of vocal group harmonies of the era remains the lavish and pricey 101-track Doo Wop Box on Rhino.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/18/2005
  • Label: Shout Factory
  • UPC: 826663264920
  • Catalog Number: 32649
  • Sales rank: 11,394

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Why Do Fools Fall in Love - The Teenagers (2:17)
  2. 2 I Wonder Why (2:17)
  3. 3 Come Go With Me - The Del Vikings (2:39)
  4. 4 In the Still of the Night (3:03)
  5. 5 Since I Don't Have You - Lennie Martin (2:40)
  6. 6 Sincerely - The Moonglows (3:11)
  7. 7 The Great Pretender (2:39)
  8. 8 Trickle, Trickle - The Videos (2:01)
  9. 9 16 Candles (2:52)
  10. 10 Earth Angel (2:54)
  11. 11 When You Dance - The Turbans (2:56)
  12. 12 Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight (2:42)
  13. 13 Speedoo - Jesse Powell Orchestra (2:20)
  14. 14 Get a Job - The Silhouettes (2:46)
  15. 15 Island of Love (2:21)
  16. 16 For Your Precious Love - Jerry Butler & the Impressions (2:44)
  17. 17 Little Star (2:42)
  18. 18 So Fine (2:19)
Disc 2
  1. 1 A Teenager in Love (2:33)
  2. 2 There's a Moon Out Tonight - The Capris (2:12)
  3. 3 Remember Then - The Earls (2:07)
  4. 4 Daddy's Home (2:53)
  5. 5 I Only Have Eyes for You - The Flamingos (3:19)
  6. 6 At My Front Door (2:36)
  7. 7 My True Story - Joe Rene (2:31)
  8. 8 Hushabye - The Mystics (2:29)
  9. 9 Little Darlin' - The Diamonds (2:22)
  10. 10 Rama Lama Ding Dong (2:26)
  11. 11 You Belong to Me (2:47)
  12. 12 Unchained Melody (2:00)
  13. 13 I Do (2:26)
  14. 14 Step By Step (2:28)
  15. 15 Blue Moon - The Marcels (2:15)
  16. 16 Denise (1:57)
  17. 17 Over the Mountain, Cross the Sea (2:15)
  18. 18 Duke of Earl (2:25)
  19. 19 Those Oldies But Goodies (Remind Me of You) - The Romans (3:27)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Johnny Otis Composer
Jesse Belvin Composer
Jerry Butler Composer
Alan Freed Composer
Frankie Lymon Composer
Maurice Williams Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Mort Shuman Composer
Pee Wee King Composer
Buck Ram Composer
Redd Stewart Composer
Arthur Brooks Composer
Richard Brooks Composer
Calvin Carter Composer
Al Dubin Composer
Harvey Fuqua Composer
Rex Garvin Composer
Lorenz Hart Composer
James Hudson Composer
Morris Levy Composer
Melvin Mason Composer
Alex North Composer
Frank Paden Composer
Johnny Paden Composer
Fred Parris Composer
Doc Pomus Composer
Billy Vera Liner Notes
Stan Vincent Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Curtis "Fitz" Williams Composer
Hy Zaret Composer
Jesse Smith Composer
William Miller Composer
Ewart Abner Composer
Clarence Bassett Composer
Earl Beal Composer
Luther Dixon Composer
Raymond Edwards Composer
Gaynel Hodge Composer
William Horton Composer
Ollie Jones Composer
Wally Lester Composer
Esther Navarro Composer
Vito Picone Composer
Eugene Pitt Composer
Clarence E. Quick Composer
Beverly "Ruby" Ross Composer
Willie Stephenson Composer
Arthur Venosa Composer
Joe VerScharen Composer
Janet Vogel Composer
Bernice Williams Composer
Paul Leo Politi Composer
Maxwell Anderson Composer
Eugene Dixon Composer
Neil Levenson Composer
Joe Luccisano Composer
Joseph Rock Composer
James Sheppard Composer
William Sheppard Composer
Al Striano Composer
James Beaumont Composer
Phil Belmonte Composer
Nick Curinga Composer
Al Gentile Composer
Oscar Waltzer Composer
Ricardo Weeks Composer
Tony Powers Composer
Allyson R. Khent Composer
Jackie Taylor Composer
John Roberts Artwork
Chilton Price Composer
Richard Lewis Composer
Andrew Jones Composer
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