The Chuck Berry Database
Details For Song: Sweet Little Rock And Roller

The Chuck Berry Database contains the most accurate and up to date information about the recordings of Chuck Berry.

Fred Rothwell: Long Distance Information Morten Reff: Chuck Berry International Directory Vol. 1 The database is an international joint work by Fred Rothwell, England, author of "Long Distance information - Chuck Berry's Recorded Legacy", Morten Reff, Norway, author of "The Chuck Berry International Directory", and Dietmar Rudolph, Germany, author of "A Collector's Guide to the Music of Chuck Berry" featuring collaboration from Thierry Chanu, France, Arne Wolfswinkel, the Netherlands, and Claude Schlouch, France, with help from record collectors world-wide.

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Chuck Berry Song Details

Sweet Little Rock And Roller

words and music byChuck Berry

26. 9. 1958 (CHESS Records)

CHESS Recording, take 5

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Otis Spannpiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Jasper Thomasdrums

Length2:27
First release on albumMore Rock 'n' Roll Rarities (CHESS 9190, USA, 1986-08)

 

26. 9. 1958 (CHESS Records)

CHESS Recording, original release, take 9 overdub 11A

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar, 2nd guitar (overdub)
Otis Spannpiano
Willie Dixondouble bass
Jasper Thomasdrums

Length2:19
MasterCHESS 9072
ProducerLeonard & Phil Chess
First release on 45rpmSweet Little Rock & Roll b/w Joe Joe Gun (CHESS 1709, USA, 1958-10)
First release on albumChuck Berry Is On Top (CHESS 1435, USA, 1959-07)

 

23. 3. 1967 (Mercury Records)

Mercury Recording

Chuck Berryvocal, guitar
Reggie Youngguitar
Bobby Emmonspiano
Andrew Lovetenor saxophone
James Mitchellbaritone saxophone
Gene "Bowlegs" Millertrumpet
Tommie Cogbillbass
Jerry "Satch" Arnolddrums

Length2:13
MasterMercury YWI-39499
ProducerRoy Dea/Boo Frazier
First release on 45rpmSchool Day b/w Rock & Roll Music +4 (Hammer HB 610, UK, 1979-09)
First release on albumChuck Berry in Memphis (Mercury 21123, USA, 1967-09)

shortened

Length2:04
First release on albumOn Stage (On Stage OS 007, EEC, 1991)

Audience dubbed

-audience (overdub)
Length2:13
First release on albumRock 'n' Roll ! (Fontana SFL 13120, UK, 1969)

 

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