Saturday, December 4, 2021

VA - Nipper's Greatest Hits, The 60's Vol. 01 & Vol.02 [1988] (2 x CD's)



VA - Nipper's Greatest Hits, The 60's Vol. 01 & Vol.02 [1988] (2 x CD's)

RCA's Nipper's Greatest Hits: The '60s 1 features 20 digitally-remastered hits from throughout the '60s, including songs from the first half of the decade by Neil Sedaka, Paul Anka, Skeeter Davis, the Tokens, and Elvis Presley. Performances from late-'60s artists like Jefferson Airplane, Jose Feliciano, and the Friends of Distinction round out this affordable, clean-sounding oldies collection

RCA's Nipper's Greatest Hits: The '60s 2 features 20 digitally-remastered hits from throughout the '60s, including songs from the first half of the decade by the Browns, Little Peggy March, and Paul Anka. Tracks by Zager & Evans, Harry Nilsson, and the Youngbloods round out this affordable, clean-sounding collection of vintage chart-toppers. (Allmusic)

Nipper's Greatest Hits The 60's Volume 1  was Remastered from the first Generation Master Tapes With Audio Restoration Done By Bill Lacey And Digital Transfers Done by Mike Hartry. This is a great compilation of 60's Tunes By Artists On RCA. Out Of Print.



Track lists

Vol. 01

01 Ray Peterson Tell Laura I Love Her 2:56

02 Elvis Presley It's Now Or Never 3:16

03 Sam Cooke Chain Gang 2:37

04 Floyd Cramer Last Date 2:28

05 Ann-Margret I Just Don't Understand 2:36

06 The Tokens The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:41

07 Paul Anka Love Me Warm And Tender 2:18

08 Neil Sedaka Breaking Up Is Hard To Do 2:21

09 Skeeter Davis The End Of The World 2:38

10 Little Peggy March I Will Follow Him (Chariot) 2:28

11 Los Indios Tabajaras Maria Elena 3:11

12 Bobby Bare 500 Miles Away From Home 2:42

13 Al Hirt Java 1:57

14 Glenn Yarbrough Baby The Rain Must Fall 2:20

15 Eddy Arnold Make The World Go Away 2:38

16 Jefferson Airplane Somebody To Love 2:58

17 Jose Feliciano Light My Fire 3:33

18 The Guess Who These Eyes 3:42

19 The Friends Of Distinction Grazing In The Grass 2:53

20 Henry Mancini Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet 2:34

Vol. 02

01 The Browns The Old Lamplighter 2:22

02 Hank Locklin Please Help Me, I'm Falling 2:23

03 Floyd Cramer On The Rebound 2:07

04 Jimmy Elledge Funny How Time Slips Away 2:49

05 Sam Cooke Twistin' The Night Away 2:39

06 Paul Anka A Steel Guitar And A Glass Of 2:10

07 Duane Eddy (Dance With The) Guitar Man 2:36

08 Bobby Bare Detroit City 2:46

09 George Hamilton IV Abilene 2:13

10 Little Peggy March Hello Heartache, Goodbye Love 2:26

11 Skeeter Davis I Can't Stay Mad At You 2:08

12 Gale Garnett We'll Sing In The Sunshine 2:57

13 Lorne Greene Ringo 3:14

14 SSgt. Barry Sadler - U.S. Army The Ballad Of The Green Berets 2:28

15 Ed Ames My Cup Runneth Over 2:46

16 Hugo Montenegro The Good, The Bad And The Ugly 2:44

17 Zager And Evans In The Year 2525 (Exordium And 3:15

18 The Youngbloods Let's Get Together 4:37

19 Nilsson Everybody's Talkin' 2:45

20 Elvis Presley Suspicious Minds 4:19




  1. I like the nipper series. The only one I know I'm missing is the 50's volume 2 (which I guess is available)

  2. I systematically take all the 60's compilations from your Blog my dear BB!!!
    I did not see passing a compilation with the Box Tops of Alex Chilton on with their "Cry Like A Baby" ??
    Thanks a lot BB and have a nice Weekend to you

    1. Hi Patrick,
      That is nice to hear. I am glad you enjoy the 60's comp's
      A bunch of time life comps i posted enjoy that track.
      Thanks for the link.
      You also enjoy the week ahead.

  3. Your music treasures are endless. Thanks BB!!

    1. Thanks Manolis,
      It is such a wonderful feeling when a musical treasure is found.


  4. Muchas gracias, amigo. Pura nostalgia. Saludos

    1. Hi Juan,
      It is a great trip down memory lane...