Various ‎– The Rock 'N' Roll Era - 1954-1955

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Time Life Music ‎– 2RNR-08, Warner Special Products ‎– OPCD-2535
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1 Bill Haley And The Comets* Rock Around The Clock
Music By, Lyrics By – Jimmy DeKnight*, Max C. Freedman
2:05
2 Clyde McPhatter And The Drifters* Honey Love
Music By, Lyrics By – Clyde McPhatter, Jerry Wexler
2:21
3 The Moonglows Sincerely
Music By, Lyrics By – Alan Freed, Harvey Fuqua
3:07
4 The Cadillacs Speedo
Music By, Lyrics By – Esther Navarro
2:18
5 Bo Diddley Bo Diddley
Music By, Lyrics By – Ellis McDaniel*
2:40
6 The Spaniels Goodnight, Sweetheart, Goodnight
Music By, Lyrics By – Calvin Carter, James Hudson
2:41
7 Joe Turner* Shake, Rattle And Roll
Music By, Lyrics By – Charles E. Calhoun*
2:59
8 The Platters The Great Pretender
Music By, Lyrics By – Buck Ram
2:34
9 Smiley Lewis I Hear You Knocking
Music By, Lyrics By – Dave Bartholomew, Pearl King
2:32
10 The Midnighters Work With Me Annie
Music By, Lyrics By – Hank Ballard
2:44
11 The Penguins Earth Angel
Music By, Lyrics By – Dootsie Williams
2:47
12 Chuck Berry Maybellene
Music By, Lyrics By – Chuck Berry
2:17
13 Little Richard Tutti-Frutti
Music By, Lyrics By – Dorothy La Bostrie, Joe Lubin, Richard Penniman
2:24
14 LaVern Baker Tweedle Dee
Music By, Lyrics By – Winfield Scott
2:59
15 Fats Domino Ain't That A Shame
Music By, Lyrics By – Dave Bartholomew, Antoine Domino*
2:22
16 The Charms* Hearts Of Stone
Lyrics By – Eddy Ray*Music By – Rudy Jackson (3)
2:30
17 Johnny Ace Pledging My Love
Music By, Lyrics By – Don D. Robey*, Ferdinand Washington
2:29
18 The Chords Sh-Boom
Music By, Lyrics By – Carl Feaster, Claude Feaster, Floyd McRae, James Keyes*, James Edwards*
2:22
19 Ray Charles I Got A Woman
Music By, Lyrics By – Ray Charles, Renald J. Richard*
2:53
20 Ruth Brown Oh What A Dream
Music By, Lyrics By – Chuck Willis
2:56
21 Etta James The Wallflower
Music By, Lyrics By – Etta James, Hank Ballard, Johnny Otis
2:41
22 The Crows Gee
Music By, Lyrics By – Morris Levy, William Davis (2)
2:14

Credits

  • Artwork By [Art Director] – Don Sheldon
  • Artwork By [Cover] – Jeffrey Oh
  • Compilation Producer [Recording]Bill Fry, Joe Sasfy
  • Executive Producer – Douglas B. Graham
  • Other [Author] – Joe Sasfy
  • Other [Director Of Finance] – Richard G. Scheiner
  • Other [Director Of Production] – Jerry Rendich
  • Other [President] – Paul R. Stewart
  • Other [Special Contributors - Art] – Edwina C. Smith
  • Other [Special Contributors - Copy Coordinator] – Brian Miller
  • Other [Special Contributors - Pictures] – Betty H. Weatherley
  • Other [Special Contributors - Text Editor] – Charles McCardell

Notes

Volume 8 of a 40 volume set, sold by subscription.

Manufactured for Time-Life Music by Warner Special Products.

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
4RNR-08, OPCS-2535 Various The Rock 'N' Roll Era - 1954-1955(Cass, Comp) Time Life Music, Warner Special Products 4RNR-08, OPCS-2535 US 1988 Sell This Version
SRNR-08, OP-2535 Various 1954-1955(2xLP, Comp, RM) Time Life Music, Warner Special Products SRNR-08, OP-2535 US 1986 Sell This Version

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