THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL - 1959



Third volume in THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL series. This was to run for 13 volumes.

3CD Set
Released December 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1251-3   RDC92921-3
RD Code: RR59 003
Series Code 57
Compilation by M Moritz, Production by P Marchant





1            Living Doll – Hot Hits Of 1959

1 - Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace
2 - Everly Brothers - (’Til) I Kissed You
3 - Elvis Presley - I Got Stung
4 - Connie Francis - Lipstick On Your Collar
5 - Neil Sedaka - Oh! Carol
6 - Buddy Holly - It Doesn't Matter Anymore
7 - Cliff Richard - Living Doll
8 - Ricky Nelson - Never Be Anyone Else But You
9 - Everly Brothers - Problems
10 - Lloyd Price - Personality
11 - Elvis Presley - A Fool Such As I
12 - Fats Domino - I Want To Walk You Home
13 - Frankie Avalon - Venus
14 - Jerry Keller - Here Comes Summer
15 - Jan and Dean - Baby Talk
16 - Avons - Seven Little Girls Sitting In The Back Seat
17 - Connie Francis - Plenty Good Lovin'
18 - Brook Benton - Endlessly
19 - Fats Domino - Margie
20 - Wilbert Harrison - Kansas City
21 - Jackie Wilson - Lonely Teardrops
22 - Everly Brothers - Poor Jenny
23 - Adam Faith - What Do You Want?
24 - Frankie Ford - Sea Cruise
25 - Dee Clark - Hey Little Girl
26 - Lloyd Price - Stagger Lee

2            Shout! – Party Rock 1959

27 - Ritchie Valens - La Bamba
28 - Eddie Cochran - C'mon Everybody
29 - Elvis Presley - A Big Hunk O' Love
30 - Johnny and the Hurricanes - Red River Rock
31 - Neil Sedaka - I Go Ape
32 - Freddy Cannon - Tallahassee Lassie
33 - Sandy Nelson - Teen Beat
34 - Fabian - I'm A Man
35 - Virtues - Guitar Boogie Shuffle
36 - Chuck Berry - Back In The USA
37 - Jackie Wilson - I'll Be Satisfied
38 - Elvis Presley - I Need Your Love Tonight
39 - Fats Domino - When The Saints Go Marching In
40 - Fabian - Tiger
41 - Chuck Berry - Almost Grown
42 - Jackie Wilson - That's Why (I Love You So)
43 - Johnny and the Hurricanes - Crossfire
44 - Fabian - Hound Dog Man
45 - Chuck Berry - Little Queenie
46 - Isley Brothers - Shout (Parts 1 & 2)
47 - Mystics - Hushabye
48 - Preston Epps - Bongo Rock
49 - Fiestas - So Fine
50 - Impalas - Sorry (I Ran All The Way Home)
51 - Falcons - You're So Fine

3            Only Sixteen – Teenage Love 1959

52 - Dion and the Belmonts - A Teenager In Love
53 - Paul Anka - Lonely Boy
54 - Buddy Holly - Heartbeat
55 - Connie Francis - My Happiness
56 - Elvis Presley - One Night
57 - Ricky Nelson - It's Late
58 - Buddy Holly - Peggy Sue Got Married
59 - Phil Phillips - Sea Of Love
60 - Brook Benton - It's Just A Matter Of Time
61 - Fleetwoods - Mr Blue
62 - Craig Douglas - Only Sixteen
63 - Crickets - Love's Made A Fool Of You
64 - Skyliners - Since I Don't Have You
65 - Santo and Johnny - Sleep Walk
66 - Everly Brothers - Take A Message To Mary
67 - Pat Boone - Twixt Twelve And Twenty
68 - Fleetwoods - Come Softly To Me
69 - Crests - Sixteen Candles
70 - Paul Anka - Put Your Head On My Shoulder
71 - Frankie Avalon - Bobby Sox To Stockings
72 - Brook Benton - So Many Ways
73 - Buddy Holly - Raining In My Heart
74 - Platters - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
75 - Ritchie Valens - Donna
76 - Carl Dobkins Jnr - My Heart Is An Open Book
77 - Dodie Stevens - Pink Shoelaces

THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL - 1961



Second volume in THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL series. This was to run for 13 volumes.

3CD Set
Released October 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1241-3   RDC92911-3
RD Code: RR61 002
Series Code 57
Compilation by M Moritz, Production by P Marchant


1            Poetry In Motion – Hot Hits Of 1961

1 - Marcels - Blue Moon
2 - Elvis Presley - Surrender
3 - Ricky Nelson - Hello Mary Lou
4 - Shirelles - Will You Love Me Tomorrow
5 - Bobby Vee - More Than I Can Say
6 - Johnny Burnette - You're Sixteen
7 - Helen Shapiro - Don't Treat Me Like A Child
8 - Del Shannon - Runaway
9 - Shadows - Kon - Tiki
10 - Neil Sedaka - Calendar Girl
11 - Johnny Tillotson - Poetry In Motion
12 - Bobby Vee - Take Good Care Of My Baby
13 - Connie Francis - Where The Boys Are
14 - Roy Orbison - Running Scared
15 - Eden Kane - Well I Ask You
16 - Buddy Holly - Baby I Don't Care
17 - Eddie Cochran - Weekend
18 - Gary 'US' Bonds - Quarter To Three
19 - Brenda Lee - Dum Dum
20 - Dion - Runaround Sue
21 - Gene McDaniels - A Hundred Pounds Of Clay
22 - Elvis Presley - Little Sister
23 - Clarence 'Frogman' Henry - But I Do
24 - Fats Domino - My Girl Josephine
25 - Craig Douglas - Time
26 - Helen Shapiro - Walkin' Back To Happiness

2            Let's Jump The Broomstick – Party Rock 1961

27 - Elvis Presley - His Latest Flame
28 - Brenda Lee - Let's Jump The Broomstick
29 - Eddie Hodges - I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door
30 - John Leyton - Johnny Remember Me
31 - Barry Mann - Who Put The Bomp (In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
32 - Jan and Dean - Heart And Soul
33 - Brook Brothers - Warpaint
34 - Gene Vincent - She She Little Sheila
35 - Hank Ballard - Hoochi Coochi Coo
36 - Curtis Lee - Under The Moon Of Love
37 - Floyd Cramer - On The Rebound
38 - Bobby Lewis - Tossin' And Turnin'
39 - Lee Dorsey - Ya Ya
40 - Del Shannon - Hats Off To Larry
41 - Shirelles - Boys
42 - Ernie K.Doe - Mother In Law
43 - Chuck Berry - Come On
44 - Shadows - F.B.I.
45 - Vibrations - Watusi
46 - Neil Sedaka - Little Devil
47 - Phil Upchurch - You Can't Sit Down, Part 2
48 - Johnny and the Hurricanes - Ja Da
49 - Bobby Lewis - One Track Mind
50 - Bobby Vee - Rubber Ball
51 - Curtis Lee - Pretty Little Angel Eyes
52 - B.Bumble and the Stingers - Bumble Boogie
53 - Gary 'US' Bonds - New Orleans

3            Halfway To Paradise – Teenage Love 1961

54 - Billy Fury - Halfway To Paradise
55 - Elvis Presley - Wooden Heart
56 - Linda Scott - I've Told Every Little Star
57 - Cliff Richard - A Girl Like You
58 - Helen Shapiro - You Don't Know
59 - Paris Sisters - I Love How You Love Me
60 - Tony Orlando - Bless You
61 - Gladys Knight - Every Beat Of My Heart
62 - Brenda Lee - Fool Number One
63 - Adam Faith - Time Has Come
64 - Connie Francis - Together
65 - Eden Kane - Get Lost
66 - Roy Orbison - Cryin'
67 - Chimes - I'm In The Mood For Love
68 - Jarmels - A Little Bit Of Soap
69 - Bobby Vee - How Many Tears
70 - Clarence 'Frogman' Henry - You Always Hurt The One You Love
71 - Gene McDaniels - Tower Of Strength
72 - Dick and Deedee - Mountain's High
73 - Adam Faith - Who Am I?
74 - Capris - There's A Moon Out Tonight
75 - Impressions - Gypsy Woman
76 - Gene Pitney - Every Breath I Take
77 - Jive Five - My True Story
78 - Dee Clark - Raindrops
79 - Buddy Holly - What To Do

THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK'N'ROLL - 1960




After the success of the two classical series; FAVOURITES FROM THE CLASSICS and THE WORLD'S MOST BEAUTIFUL MELODIES, and the easy listening based TIMELESS FAVOURITES, RD decided to try a 'pop' based series, and from the research, it was decided that that series would be THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL. This series was to be the most successful of all the series in the UK in terms of sales, and ran for 13 volumes.

3CD Set
Released August 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1231-3   RDC92901-3
RD Code: RR60 001
Series Code 57
Compilation by M Moritz, Production by P Marchant


1             It's Now Or Never – Hot Hits Of 1960

1 - Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
2 - Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
3 - Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
4 - Brenda Lee - Sweet Nothin's
5 - Freddy Cannon - Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
6 - Fats Domino - Be My Guest
7 - The Shadows - Apache
8 - Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
9 - Elvis Presley - Stuck On You
10 - Tommy Bruce & The Bruisers - Ain't Misbehavin'
11 - The Piltdown Men - MacDonald's Cave
12 - Neil Sedaka - Stairway To Heaven
13 - Bryan Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
14 - Johnny & The Hurricanes - Beatnik Fly
15 - Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
16 - The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
17 - Elvis Presley - A Mess Of Blues
18 - Billy Fury - Colette
19 - Jimmy Jones - Handy Man
20 - Jo Jones - You Talk Too Much
21 - John Barry - Hit And Miss
22 - Dinah Washington & Brook Benton - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
23 - Pat Boone - Walking The Floor Over You
24 - Marty Wilde - Bad Boy
25 - Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs - Stay
26 - Johnny & The Hurricanes - Rocking Goose
27 - Johnny Preston - Running Bear

2             Let's Have A Party – Party Rock 1960

28 - Wanda Jackson - Let's Have A Party
29 - Johnny Preston - Cradle Of Love
30 - The Ventures - Walk, Don't Run
31 - Chuck Berry - Let It Rock
32 - Dinah Washington and Brook Benton - A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around And Fall In Love)
33 - Billy Bland - Let The Little Girl Dance
34 - Buddy Knox - Lovey Dovey
35 - Johnny & The Hurricanes - Reveille Rock
36 - Hank Ballard - Finger Poppin' Time
37 - Jimmy Jones - Good Timin'
38 - The Olympics - (Baby) Hully Gully
39 - Barrett Strong - Money (That's What I Want)
40 - Elvis Presley - I Gotta Know
41 - Hank Ballard - Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go
42 - Little Anthony & The Imperials - Shimmy, Shimmy, Ko-Ko-Bop
43 - The Ray Bryant Combo - The Madison Time (Part 1)
44 - Hank Ballard - The Twist
45 - Cliff Richard - Nine Times Out Of Ten
46 - The Piltdown Men - Brontosaurus Stomp
47 - Gene Vincent - Pistol Packin' Mama
48 - The Hollywood Argyles - Alley - Oop
49 - Brook Benton - Kiddio
50 - Connie Francis - Robot Man
51 - Lloyd Price - Lady Luck
52 - Jimmy Clanton - Go, Jimmy, Go
53 - The Johnny Otis Show - Telephone Baby
54 - James Brown - Think

3             True Love Ways – Teenage Love 1960

55 - Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
56 - The Everly Brothers - Let It Be Me
57 - Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
58 - Elvis Presley - Are You Lonesome Tonight?
59 - Craig Douglas - Pretty Blue Eyes
60 - Frankie Avalon - Why?
61 - Emile Ford And The Checkmates - What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For?
62 - Mark Dinning - Teen Angel
63 - Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
64 - The Everly Brothers - Like Strangers
65 - Buddy Holly - True Love Ways
66 - Floyd Cramer - Last Date
67 - Paul Anka - Puppy Love
68 - Jerry Butler - He Will Break Your Heart
69 - Adam Faith - Poor Me
70 - Brenda Lee - That's All You Gotta Do
71 - Marv Johnson - I Love the Way You Love
72 - Bobby Vee - Devil or Angel
73 - The Crickets - When You Ask About Love
74 - Roy Orbison - Blue Angel
75 - Brenda Lee - I Want to Be Wanted
76 - Dion - Where or When
77 - Jack Scott - What in the World's Come Over You
78 - Jackie Wilson - Doggin' Around
79 - Ike & Tina Turner - A Fool in Love