Ultimate Rock ’n’ Roll, Vol. 2

Various Artists
FORMAT: Audio CD - Disc
Release date: 15 Jan 2015


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Our two digital-only compilations of Ultimate Rock ’n’ Roll collectively bring you over 150 of the greatest rocking tracks from the years 1951 to 1962, bringing you career highlights from Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Gene Vincent, Bill Haley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, Eddie Cochran, Carl Perkins, Cliff Richard, Dion, Little Richard, Johnny Burnette and Ricky Nelson, as well as contributions from artists that may not be household names, but are well known to aficionados of rockabilly and uptempo R&B.




  1. (We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley and His Comets)
  2. Jailhouse Rock (Elvis Presley)
  3. Great Balls Of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis)
  4. Summertime Blues (Eddie Cochran)
  5. Blue Suede Shoes (Carl Perkins)
  6. Heartbreak Hotel (Elvis Presley)
  7. Rave On (Buddy Holly)
  8. Somethin’ Else (Eddie Cochran)
  9. Lucille (Little Richard)
  10. That’s All Right (Elvis Presley)
  11. Race With The Devil (Gene Vincent)
  12. Runaway (Del Shannon)
  13. Tutti-Frutti (Little Richard)
  14. All Shook Up (Elvis Presley)
  15. Roll Over Beethoven (Chuck Berry)
  16. Believe What You Say (Ricky Nelson)
  17. Oh, Boy! (The Crickets)
  18. Brand New Cadillac (Vince Taylor and His Playboys)
  19. Good Rockin’ Tonight (Elvis Presley)
  20. Apache (The Shadows)
  21. At The Hop (Danny and The Juniors)
  22. High School Confidential (Jerry Lee Lewis)
  23. Rip It Up (Little Richard)
  24. Jeannie, Jeannie, Jeannie (Eddie Cochran)
  25. Rumble (Link Wray and His Ray Men)
  26. Telstar (The Tornados)
  27. Poor Little Fool (Ricky Nelson)
  28. Slow Down (Larry Williams)
  29. Honey, Don’t! (Carl Perkins)
  30. Honey Hush (Johnny Burnette Trio)
  31. Sweet Little Sixteen (Chuck Berry)
  32. Stood Up (Ricky Nelson)
  33. Tryin’ To Get To You (Elvis Presley)
  34. Say Mama (Gene Vincent)
  35. Bo Diddley (Bo Diddley)
  36. Rock The Joint (Bill Haley with The Saddlemen)
  37. Brown Eyed Handsome Man (Buddy Holly)
  38. School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell) (Chuck Berry)
  39. Tallahassee Lassie (Freddy Cannon)
  40. Claudette (The Everly Brothers)
  41. Drugstore Rock And Roll (Janis Martin)
  42. Peter Gunn (Duane Eddy)
  43. Red Hot (Billy Riley and The Little Green Men)
  44. One Hand Loose (Charlie Feathers)
  45. Jitterbop Baby (Hal Harris)
  46. Hot Rock (Johnny Carroll and His Hot Rocks)
  47. Duck Tail (Joe Clay)
  48. Stutterin’ Papa (Buck Griffin)
  49. Sag, Drag And Fall (Sid King and The Five Strings)
  50. Boppin’ The Blues (Carl Perkins)
  51. Sunglasses After Dark (Dwight Pullen)
  52. Everybody’s Movin’ (Glen Glenn)
  53. Ruby Pearl (Jackie Lee Cochran)
  54. Rock Billy Boogie (Johnny Burnette)
  55. Long Blond Hair, Red Rose Lips (Johnny Powers)
  56. Whole Lotta Woman (Marvin Rainwater)
  57. All The Time (Sleepy LaBeff)
  58. Hoy Hoy (The Collins Kids)
  59. Hot Dog! That Made Him Mad (Wanda Jackson)
  60. Rock ’n’ Roll Ruby (Warren Smith)
  61. Down On The Farm (Big Al Downing and The Poe Cats)
  62. Party Doll (Buddy Knox)
  63. Mean Streak (Cliff Richard and The Drifters)
  64. Bim Bam (Don and Dewey)
  65. Rockin’ The Joint (Esquerita)
  66. I’m Walkin’ (Fats Domino)
  67. Woman Love (Gene Vincent)
  68. How Come It (Thumper Jones)
  69. Leroy (Jack Scott)
  70. Please Don’t Touch (Johnny Kidd and The Pirates)
  71. Dizzy, Miss Lizzy (Larry Williams)
  72. Somebody's Been Rocking My Boat (Norman Witcher)
  73. Forty Days (Ronnie Hawkins)
  74. Ooby Dooby (Roy Orbison and The Teen Kings)
  75. Wake Up Little Susie (The Everly Brothers)
  76. Carry On (Jerry Byrne)