Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) AVCZ-95118
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 0523222
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 01241-41672-2, D128753
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 01241-41672-2
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 0523572
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 0523582, RZBD-008
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 01241-41672-2R
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) FRCD20589
1.1 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint)
1.1 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 9250082
2.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Platin, Volume 8 Various Artists Polystar (Germany) 541 321-2
1.11 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Absolute Music 33 Various Artists Absolute (compilation series brand used by Stockholm-based EVA Records) AMCD 2033
2.10 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Booom 2000: The Second Various Artists Ariola 74321 75267 2
1.5 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Now That’s What I Call Music! 45 Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 5 25779 2 7, CDNOW45
1.8 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 TMF Hitzone 10 Various Artists BMG Nederland BV 74321 740752
1.18 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Just the Best 2/2000 Various Artists Ariola 74321 75175 2
2.21 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Top of the Pops 2000, Volume Two Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 524 697 2
1.10 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Smash! Volume 9 Various Artists Ariola
1.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lovely 3:54 Fresh Hits, Volume 1 Various Artists Warner.ESP WMMCD008
1.13 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Smash Hits, Summer 2000 Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 49650
1.18 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 New Woman: Summer 2000 Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries)
1.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Kuschelrock 14 Various Artists Sony Music Media 498316 2, SMM 498316 2
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) ZJCI-10015
2.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Steve Wright's Sunday Love Songs Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 560 290-2
1.19 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Top 2000: Die besten Hits des Jahres Various Artists
1.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 The New Love Album Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) VTDCDX 339
1.11 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Now That's What I Call Music! 5 Various Artists
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 The All Time Greatest Love Songs V Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music TV MOODCD71
1.12 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 TMF Hitzone: Best of 2000 Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 520 043-2
1.2 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Bravo: The Hits 2000 Various Artists Polystar (Germany), Warner Strategic Marketing, Sony Music Media 499849 9, SMM 499849 9
1.2 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Bravo: The Hits 2000 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 499849 2
2.13 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 X-Treme Big Hits 2000 Various Artists EVA Records (Denmark)
2.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 37º Festivalbar 2000: Compilation rossa Various Artists EMI Music Italy (main imprint of EMI Music Italy S.p.A./EMI Music Italy S.r.l.) 5 27122 4
2.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 37º Festivalbar 2000: Compilation rossa Various Artists EMI Music Italy (main imprint of EMI Music Italy S.p.A./EMI Music Italy S.r.l.) 5 27122 2
1.18 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Absolute Music 23 Various Artists EVA Records (Denmark) EVA 5254342
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 All the Hits Now: Primavera 2000 Various Artists 8492512
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 All the Hits Now: Primavera 2000 Various Artists
2.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Best of Super Stars, Volume 3 Various Artists Warner Special Marketing 9548-39110-2
2.6 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Contender for the Record of the Year 2000 Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TTVCD3154
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:53 Greatest Hits 2000 Various Artists Mr Music AB Production
2.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Hit Club: Very Best 2000 Various Artists EVA Belgium 7243 529530 2
1.4 Show Me the Meaning 3:55 Johnny Bravo Presents… Toon Hits Various Artists Universal TV (Netherlands & Belgium)
1.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Knuffelrock 9 Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 499595 2
1.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:53 Knuffelrock 12 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 500582 2
1.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Kuschelrock 14 Various Artists Bertelsmann Club, Sony Music Media CL658112, SMM CL658112
1.17 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Kuschelrock 14 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 4998502
1.11 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 McMusic Hits 2000 Various Artists McMusic ANS Hit00
1.8 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Mr Music Hits, Vol. 5 Various Artists Mr Music MMCD 1212
1.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 MTV: Music I Like Various Artists BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") 74321-78812-2
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Now That’s What I Call Music! 27 Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) CDNOW(WF)27
2.18 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Pepsi Chart 2001 Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCDX 331
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:58 Viva Hits 8 Various Artists EMI Electrola GmbH (not for release label use! DE subsidiary of EMI Records from 1972–2002) 7423 525866 22
2.11 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Zack Feierabend Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 5261082 2
1.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 GRAMMY Nominees 2001 Various Artists Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) CDP 7243 5 31520 2 4
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 The Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 01241-44219-2
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 The Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 01241-41779-2
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) ZJCI 10051
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 9222452
2.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Donnamour, Volume 8 Various Artists EVA Belgium 7243 531313 2
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:57 Greatest Hits - Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint), Zomba (imprint) 9222402
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:57 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) (7) 9222672, 9222672
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 9222502
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 8 115932 3
1.5 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Sky Radio Presents the Greatest Love Hits Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 5 31421 2 4
1.2 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 The New Love Album Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) CDEMCJ (WFL) 5978
1.17 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Eternal Love, Vol. 2 Various Artists EMI Music Media (EMM in logo above EMI Music Media)
2.16 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:57 All Time Classic Tearjerkers Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom WSMCD116
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Greatest Hits: Chapter One Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) 82876535592, 82876 53559 2
2.18 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Beautiful: The New Collection Autumn 2004 Various Artists BMG UK & Ireland 82876 65855 2
1.2 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Absolute lugna favoriter Various Artists EVA Records (Sweden) EVACD 4041
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Backstreet Boys Beatles Backstreet Boys
2.17 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Die Hit-Giganten: Lovesongs Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876 74281 2
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint), BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") 82876-53560-2, BVCM-37895
3.5 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 100 Hits: 2000s Various Artists 100 Hits DMG 100 012
1.19 Show Me the Meaning 3:55 Candlelight Top 100 Various Artists
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Playlist: The Very Best of Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Playlist: The Very Best of Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697 41740 2
1.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Millennium Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint) [none]
1.6 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Ultimate 2000's Various Artists
1.10 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Die Hit-Giganten: Best of Ballads Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697942162
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 The Very Best of the Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys Camden (launched circa 1973; UK only as of 2004)
1.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Pure… 90s Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88725413842
2.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:52 Classic Tearjerkers Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88725469442
4.12 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Radio 10 Gold: Top 4000 Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697987852
1.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 The Essential Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys Legacy (Legacy Recordings), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 88883741252
1.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 The Essential Backstreet Boys Backstreet Boys Legacy (Legacy Recordings), RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 88883771582
1.9 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 The New Best of Backstreet Boys Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88875146432
2.3 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:53 RTL I LIKE die 2000er Various Artists
1.19 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 100% Hits: The Best of 2000 Various Artists Warner Music Australia (AU subsidiary of Warner Music International since 1988)
Promotion
1.1 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Promo Only: Mainstream Radio, December 1999 Various Artists
Bootleg
1.20 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Black & Blue Backstreet Boys Jive (Jive Records imprint), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 003-01-BB1-K
1.4 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:53 Very Best 2000 Backstreet Boys [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)
1.17 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:56 Black & Blue Backstreet Boys NeoRecords Ltd. 14689 3 549
1.10 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 100 Most Beautiful Songs Various Artists
(unknown)
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:55 Hit Club 2000.2 Various Artists EVA Belgium 7243 52596928
1.12 Show Me the Meaning 3:54 The Perfect Love Song Various Artists 2040-08
1.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Black & Blue Backstreet Boys Halahup Records, Jive (Jive Records imprint), Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) 7243 850544 4 0
1.7 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:53 Best of Love, Volume 5 Various Artists
1.15 Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely 3:54 Best of the Boybands Various Artists

Relationships

violin: Tomas Andersson (violinist)
Annette Mannheimer
Monika Stanikoliska
electric bass guitar [bass]: Tomas Lindberg (Swedish bass player)
cello: Åsa Forsberg
Samuli Örnströmer
strings arranger: Henrik Janson
Ulf Janson
viola: Elisabeth Arnberg Ranmo
Torbjörn Bernhardsson (violist)
Ulf Forsberg
Svein H. Martinsen
Åsa Stove Paulsson
Hans Åkeson (violist)
guitar: Jojje Wadenius
Esbjörn Öhrwall
double bass: Michael Karlsson (double bassist)
conductor: Henrik Janson
Ulf Janson
engineer: Bo Reimer
mixer: Kristian Lundin
Max Martin
orchestra: SNYKO
producer: Kristian Lundin (1999)
Max Martin (1999)
vocals: Nick Carter (US pop singer & Backstreet Boy)
Howard “Howie D.” Dorough (from the Backstreet Boys)
Brian “B-Rok” Littrell (from the Backstreet Boys)
Alexander James “A.J.” McLean
Kevin Richardson (from the Backstreet Boys)
phonographic copyright by: Zomba Recording Corporation (not strictly a label - avoid adding releases here) (1999)
mixed at: Cheiron Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
recorded at: Cheiron Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
recording of: Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely

Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely

writer: Herbert Crichlow
Max Martin
publisher: GV-MXM
Grantsville Publishing Ltd. ( – ????)
Megasong Publishing A/S
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) ( – ????)
later parody versions: Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely
referred to in medleys: Spice Up Your Backstreet, Boy!