Various Artists

1962 British Hit Parade: The B-Sides, Vol. 1: January-May

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Acrobat's British Hit Parade 1962: The B-Sides, Vol. 1 series spotlights the flipside of hit singles from a specific year by the original artists. This volume samples 92 tracks from 1962, including "Love Is a Swingin' Thing" (the Shirelles), "Bye Bye Blackbird" (Roy Orbison), and "I'm Lost" (Nat King Cole), in addition to tracks by Neil Sedaka, Bobby Darin, and the Shadows.

Track Listing - Disc 1

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:14
2 1:58
3 2:31
4 2:30
5 2:11
6 2:11
7 2:12
8 2:15
9 2:00
10 2:31
11 3:28
12 2:41
13 1:54
14 2:18
15 1:49
16 2:08
17 2:12
18 3:03
19
1:46
20 2:28
21
3:00
22 2:22
23 2:11

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:02
2 2:17
3 2:01
4 3:01
5 2:20
6 2:03
7 2:39
8 3:25
9 2:22
10 2:26
11 3:20
12 2:23
13
2:13
14 2:40
15 1:59
16 1:46
17 2:53
18 2:23
19 2:14
20 2:31
21 2:13
22 2:34
23 3:33
24 2:38
25 2:34

Track Listing - Disc 4

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:04
2 2:34
3 3:24
4 3:01
5 2:22
6 2:07
7 2:33
8 3:40
9 2:40
10 2:15
11 3:30
12 2:31
13 1:55
14 2:23
15 2:18
16 2:45
17
2:32
18 2:09
19 2:12
20 2:03
21 1:49
22 2:14
23 2:32
24 2:15
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