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Product Details

  • Audio CD (January 25, 2000)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Collectables
  • ASIN: B00001ZT1N
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #20,532 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Louie Louie
2. Money (Thats All I Want)
3. Jolly Green Giant
4. Little Latin Lupe Lu
5. Death Of An Angel
6. Annie Fannie
7. The Climb
8. Killer Joe
9. Little Sally Tease
10. Don't You Just Know It
11. That's Cool, That's Trash
12. Long Green
13. Shout
14. Mashed Potatoes
15. Little Green Thing
16. Shake A Tail Feather
17. Mustang Sally
18. I Like It Like That
19. Twist And Shout
20. Do You Love Me
See all 26 tracks on this disc

Editorial Reviews

Louie Louie was by no means the beginning and the end of the Kingsmen. These Portland, Oregonians slammed and shouted their way into rock and frat-house history with Louie Louie; The Jolly Green Giant; Money; Death of an Angel; Little Latin Lupe Lu; Annie Fannie; The Climb; Killer Joe; Fever; Shout , and the 16 other tunes here.

Customer Reviews

Well-assembled compilation CD of Portland's premier band of frat rock.
Mike Reed
I'd suggest just downloading the MP3 of Louie Louie instead of buying this double CD.
Scott in Vermont
Anyone who loves and remembers the music from this era will love this CD.
Dwight Allbee

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12 of 13 people found the following review helpful By Mike Reed VINE VOICE on December 23, 2004
Format: Audio CD
Essential for any and all true Kingsmen fans, and I know you're out there. Well-assembled compilation CD of Portland's premier band of frat rock. Okay, you win, it's garage rock. Same thing, isn't it? All the songs you remember are here, like "Louie Louie", "Jolly Green Giant", "Annie Fanny", "Killer Joe", their Isley Brothers cover "Shout", the instrumental "Night Train" and twenty others. Better, of course than their 'Since We've Been Gone' CD (see my review). Will appeal to fans of the Troggs, Chocolate Watchband, Standells, Paul Revere & The Raiders, the list goes on.
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14 of 17 people found the following review helpful By Mark Champion on March 31, 2006
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It says VERY BEST OF, but it's more of a singles collection, really, including some B-sides (The Kingsmen managed to have B-sides that really were among their best stuff). In that case, it loses on both counts: what, no "Haunted Castle"? No "Bent Scepter" (their tribute to Wand Records)? And what about later gems like "Daytime Shadows" and "Childrens's Caretaker"? "Grass Is Green"? Singles or B-sides, all. And some of the very best of, indeed. Ah well. "Louie Louie" is, for better or worse, their signature after all. And it's great. But so was all that other stuff that isn't to be found here. Seek it out.
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16 of 20 people found the following review helpful By Andy Rein on June 26, 2000
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This collection is indeed "The Very Best" of the Kingsmen. This CD is packed with well written and well known songs such as "Louie Louie" and "Money(That's What I want)". That's just a fraction of the CD, considering it contains a whopping 26 songs! The Kingsmen were once the number 1 touring band in America and this CD lets you hear why. If you buy only one CD at Amazon.com, make it this one. "Louie Louie:The Very Best" won't dissapoint you!
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Lams712 on October 3, 2008
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....I'm not sure why anyone would want to listen to this. I guess I had too high of expectations for this, I thought I would be getting a tight, garage-rock band. Instead I felt I got jokey novelty songs and very bland, vanilla covers of classic songs (like "Shout"). Overall, this was a disappointment to me.
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By Dwight Allbee on January 19, 2014
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Great music by a great group. Anyone who loves and remembers the music from this era will love this CD.
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By Laverne on December 27, 2013
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I love all the old classics and this was a refreshing enjoyment and. I really loved it very much, thank you.
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By Dan Piennette on September 7, 2013
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I like best hits albums and of course there version of Louie Louie is my favorite there are other big hits on this cd
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By Hermine Stover on August 15, 2013
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One of the best and true garage bands ever. came on time in good condition, a joy to hear. Sounds better than when if first came out.
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