Chuck Berry's Golden Hits

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Chuck Berry's Golden Hits
Studio album by Chuck Berry
Released March 1967
Genre Rock and roll
Length 36:59
Label Mercury
Chuck Berry chronology
Fresh Berry's
(1965)
Chuck Berry's Golden Hits
(1967)
Chuck Berry in Memphis
(1967)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]

Chuck Berry's Golden Hits is Chuck Berry's 1967 inaugural album for Mercury Records, which consisted of all-new recordings of his Chess Records songs, plus one brand-new song. The re-recordings were performed in a faster tempo and recorded in stereo. While the rest of Berry's Mercury catalog rests in obscurity, Golden Hits continues to be available.

Track listing[edit]

Side one

  1. "Sweet Little Sixteen"
  2. "Memphis"
  3. "School Days"
  4. "Maybellene"
  5. "Back in the U.S.A."

Side two

  1. "Johnny B. Goode"
  2. "Rock and Roll Music"
  3. "Roll Over Beethoven"
  4. "Thirty Days"
  5. "Carol"
  6. "Club Nitty Gritty"


CD issue 1989[edit]

  1. "Sweet Little Sixteen"
  2. "Memphis"
  3. "School Days"
  4. "Maybellene"
  5. "Back in the U.S.A."
  6. "Around and Around"
  7. "Brown Eyed Handsome Man"
  8. "Johnny B. Goode"
  9. "Rock and Roll Music"
  10. "Roll Over Beethoven"
  11. "Thirty Days"
  12. "Carol"
  13. "Let It Rock"
  14. "Reelin' and Rockin'"
  15. "Club Nitty Gritty"


Personnel[edit]

  • Chuck Berry - Guitar, Vocals
  • Ebby Hardy - drums
  • Johnnie Johnson - Piano, Electric piano
  • Quincy Macon - Rhythm guitar
  • Eugene Washington - Drums

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