Various Artists: 1961 British Hit Parade, Pt. 2: April-September [Box]

Audio Samples

>Coronation Street - Geoff Love
>But I Do - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
>What'd I Say - Jerry Lee Lewis
>Billy Boy - Dick Charlesworth & His City Gents
>Mr. Guitar - Bert Weedon
>Great Snowman, The - Bob Luman
>Love or Money - The Blackwells
>Halfway to Paradise - Billy Fury
>Frightened City - The Shadows
>You'll Never Know - Shirley Bassey - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Have a Drink on Me - Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group
>I Still Love You All - Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen
>Mother-in-Law - Ernie K-Doe
>Lullaby of the Leaves - The Ventures
>That Lucky Old Sun - The Velvets
>Gunslinger - Frankie Laine
>I've Told Every Little Star - Linda Scott
>Little Devil - Neil Sedaka - (featuring Stan Applebaum & His Orchestra)
>Why Not Now - Matt Monro
>How Can This Be Love - Matt Monro
>Half of My Heart - Emile Ford & the Checkmates
>Words - The Allisons
>Spurs Song - The Totnamites
>Surrender - Elvis Presley
>Running Scared - Roy Orbison
>We Will Never Be as Young as This Again - Danny Williams - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Pablo - Russ Conway
>Well I Ask You - Eden Kane
>Hello Mary Lou - Rick Nelson
>Travellin' Man - Rick Nelson
>She She Little Sheila - Gene Vincent
>Transistor Radio - Benny Hill
>Battle's O'er, The - Andy Stewart
>Bells of Avignon - Max Bygraves - (featuring Corona Children's Chorus and Orchestra)
>Exclusively Yours - Mark Wynter
>Take Good Care of Her - Adam Wade - (featuring George Paxton Orchestra & Chorus)
>Motorcycle Michael - Jo Ann Campbell
>Ambush - The Outlaws
>Summertime - The Marcels
>Love or Money - Jimmy Crawford
>Climb Ev'ry Mountain - Tony Bennett
>Temptation - The Everly Brothers
>Pasadena
>Pop Goes the Weasel - Anthony Newley
>Bee Bom - Anthony Newley
>Breakin' in a Brand New Broken Heart - Connie Francis
>Weekend - Eddie Cochran
>Once in Every Lifetime - Ken Dodd
>Magnificent Seven, The - Al Caiola & His Orchestra
>Girl Like You, A - Cliff Richard & the Shadows
>Marcheta - Karl Denver
>Ring of Fire - Duane Eddy
>I'll Step Down - Garry Mills
>Stand by Me - Ben E. King
>Don't Jump Off the Roof Dad - Tommy Cooper
>You Don't Know - Helen Shapiro
>Time - Craig Douglas - (featuring Harry Robinson & His Orchestra)
>Baby I Don't Care - Buddy Holly
>Valley of Tears - Buddy Holly
>Moody River - Pat Boone
>Nature Boy - Bobby Darin
>Old Smokey - Johnny & the Hurricanes
>High Voltage - Johnny & the Hurricanes
>Miracle of You, The - Danny Williams - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>I'm Shy Mary Ellen I'm Shy - Bob Wallis & His Storeyville Jazzmen
>Romeo - Petula Clark
>You Always Hurt the One You Love - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
>That's My Home - Acker Bilk & His Paramount Jazz Band
>Boll Weevil Song - Brook Benton
>Quarter to Three - Gary "U.S." Bonds
>Don't You Know It - Adam Faith
>Dum Dum - Brenda Lee
>San Antonio Rose - Floyd Cramer
>Reach for the Stars - Shirley Bassey - (featuring Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Climb Ev'ry Mountain - Shirley Bassey - (featuring Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Cupid - Sam Cooke
>Quite a Party - The Fireballs
>Hide and Seek - Marty Wilde
>In the Hall of the Mountain King - Nero & the Gladiators
>It Keeps Rainin' - Fats Domino
>Wheels Cha Cha - Joe Loss & His Orchestra
>Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton
>How Many Tears - Bobby Vee
>What Kind of Fool Am I? - Anthony Newley
>Baby Sittin' - Bobby Angelo & the Tuxedos
>Girls - Johnny Burnette
>Tansy - Alex Welsh
>Writing on the Wall - Tommy Steele
>Let's Twist Again - Chubby Checker
>Too Many Beautiful Girls (And Not Enough Time) - Clinton Ford
>Tonight (Could Be the Night) - The Velvets
>Ain't Gonna Wash for a Week - The Brook Brothers
>Say It with Flowers - Dorothy Squires/Russ Conway - (featuring Tony Osborne & His Orchestra)
>Heart and Soul - Jan & Dean
>I'm a Fool to Care - Joe Barry
>Michael Row the Boat Ashore - Lonnie Donegan
>Lumbered - Lonnie Donegan
>Sea of Heartbreak - Don Gibson
>Someday (You'll Be Sorry) - Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen
>Breakaway - The Springfields
>I'm Going Home - Gene Vincent/Sounds Incorporated
>Pretty Little Angel Eyes - Curtis Lee
>Pepito - Los Machucambos
>True Love - Terry Lightfoot's New Orleans Jazzmen
>Michael Row the Boat Ashore - The Highwaymen
>Kon-Tiki - The Shadows
>There I've Said It Again - Al Saxon and His Orchestra
>Wild in the Country - Elvis Presley/The Jordanaires
>I Feel So Bad - Elvis Presley

Track List

>Coronation Street - Geoff Love
>But I Do - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
>What'd I Say - Jerry Lee Lewis
>Billy Boy - Dick Charlesworth & His City Gents
>Mr. Guitar - Bert Weedon
>Great Snowman, The - Bob Luman
>Love or Money - The Blackwells
>Halfway to Paradise - Billy Fury
>Frightened City - The Shadows
>You'll Never Know - Shirley Bassey - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Have a Drink on Me - Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group
>I Still Love You All - Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen
>Mother-in-Law - Ernie K-Doe
>Lullaby of the Leaves - The Ventures
>That Lucky Old Sun - The Velvets
>Gunslinger - Frankie Laine
>I've Told Every Little Star - Linda Scott
>Little Devil - Neil Sedaka - (featuring Stan Applebaum & His Orchestra)
>Why Not Now - Matt Monro
>How Can This Be Love - Matt Monro
>Half of My Heart - Emile Ford & the Checkmates
>Words - The Allisons
>Spurs Song - The Totnamites
>Surrender - Elvis Presley
>Running Scared - Roy Orbison
>We Will Never Be as Young as This Again - Danny Williams - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Pablo - Russ Conway
>Well I Ask You - Eden Kane
>Hello Mary Lou - Rick Nelson
>Travellin' Man - Rick Nelson
>She She Little Sheila - Gene Vincent
>Transistor Radio - Benny Hill
>Battle's O'er, The - Andy Stewart
>Bells of Avignon - Max Bygraves - (featuring Corona Children's Chorus and Orchestra)
>Exclusively Yours - Mark Wynter
>Take Good Care of Her - Adam Wade - (featuring George Paxton Orchestra & Chorus)
>Motorcycle Michael - Jo Ann Campbell
>Ambush - The Outlaws
>Summertime - The Marcels
>Love or Money - Jimmy Crawford
>Climb Ev'ry Mountain - Tony Bennett
>Temptation - The Everly Brothers
>Pasadena
>Pop Goes the Weasel - Anthony Newley
>Bee Bom - Anthony Newley
>Breakin' in a Brand New Broken Heart - Connie Francis
>Weekend - Eddie Cochran
>Once in Every Lifetime - Ken Dodd
>Magnificent Seven, The - Al Caiola & His Orchestra
>Girl Like You, A - Cliff Richard & the Shadows
>Marcheta - Karl Denver
>Ring of Fire - Duane Eddy
>I'll Step Down - Garry Mills
>Stand by Me - Ben E. King
>Don't Jump Off the Roof Dad - Tommy Cooper
>You Don't Know - Helen Shapiro
>Time - Craig Douglas - (featuring Harry Robinson & His Orchestra)
>Baby I Don't Care - Buddy Holly
>Valley of Tears - Buddy Holly
>Moody River - Pat Boone
>Nature Boy - Bobby Darin
>Old Smokey - Johnny & the Hurricanes
>High Voltage - Johnny & the Hurricanes
>Miracle of You, The - Danny Williams - (featuring The Rita Williams Singers/Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>I'm Shy Mary Ellen I'm Shy - Bob Wallis & His Storeyville Jazzmen
>Romeo - Petula Clark
>You Always Hurt the One You Love - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
>That's My Home - Acker Bilk & His Paramount Jazz Band
>Boll Weevil Song - Brook Benton
>Quarter to Three - Gary "U.S." Bonds
>Don't You Know It - Adam Faith
>Dum Dum - Brenda Lee
>San Antonio Rose - Floyd Cramer
>Reach for the Stars - Shirley Bassey - (featuring Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Climb Ev'ry Mountain - Shirley Bassey - (featuring Geoff Love & His Orchestra)
>Cupid - Sam Cooke
>Quite a Party - The Fireballs
>Hide and Seek - Marty Wilde
>In the Hall of the Mountain King - Nero & the Gladiators
>It Keeps Rainin' - Fats Domino
>Wheels Cha Cha - Joe Loss & His Orchestra
>Johnny Remember Me - John Leyton
>How Many Tears - Bobby Vee
>What Kind of Fool Am I? - Anthony Newley
>Baby Sittin' - Bobby Angelo & the Tuxedos
>Girls - Johnny Burnette
>Tansy - Alex Welsh
>Writing on the Wall - Tommy Steele
>Let's Twist Again - Chubby Checker
>Too Many Beautiful Girls (And Not Enough Time) - Clinton Ford
>Tonight (Could Be the Night) - The Velvets
>Ain't Gonna Wash for a Week - The Brook Brothers
>Say It with Flowers - Dorothy Squires/Russ Conway - (featuring Tony Osborne & His Orchestra)
>Heart and Soul - Jan & Dean
>I'm a Fool to Care - Joe Barry
>Michael Row the Boat Ashore - Lonnie Donegan
>Lumbered - Lonnie Donegan
>Sea of Heartbreak - Don Gibson
>Someday (You'll Be Sorry) - Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen
>Breakaway - The Springfields
>I'm Going Home - Gene Vincent/Sounds Incorporated
>Pretty Little Angel Eyes - Curtis Lee
>Pepito - Los Machucambos
>True Love - Terry Lightfoot's New Orleans Jazzmen
>Michael Row the Boat Ashore - The Highwaymen
>Kon-Tiki - The Shadows
>There I've Said It Again - Al Saxon and His Orchestra
>Wild in the Country - Elvis Presley/The Jordanaires
>I Feel So Bad - Elvis Presley

Album Notes

Liner Note Author: Paul Watts.

This is the second installment of the four-disc, 109-song collection 1961 British Hit Parade issued by Acrobat. Included are the original versions of "Mother-in-Law" by Ernie K. Doe, "Surrender" by Elvis Presley, and "Travellin' Man" by Rick Nelson, along with obscure tracks by Max Bygraves, Ken Dodd, Karl Denver, and Clinton Ford. ~ Al Campbell



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