Don’t Stop Believin’ (live, 1983-03-02: Nippon Budokan, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan)

~ Recording by Journey

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey CBS/Sony (Japan) 25AP 2100
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CBS 85138
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) TC 37408
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CK 37408
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey CBS/Sony (Japan) 35DP 6
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CK 37408
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK-37408
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 44493
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697 22625 2
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Escape / Infinity Journey CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) 4610212
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:09 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) C 44493, OC 44493
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 463149 2
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CCK 44493
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. CK 44493, D 105196
1.6 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Soft Metal: It Ain't Heavy... Various Artists Stylus Music SMC 862
1.6 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Soft Metal: It Ain't Heavy... Various Artists Stylus Music SMR 862
1.6 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Soft Metal: It Ain’t Heavy… Various Artists Stylus Music SMD 862
1.6 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Soft Metal: It Ain’t Heavy… Various Artists Stylus Music SMD 862
1.2 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey CBS/Sony (Japan) 25DP 5364
1.8 Don't Stop Believin' 4:14 American Dreams II Various Artists
1.8 Don't Stop Believin' 4:09 Rock Classics: Rock Album, Volume 2 Various Artists Arcade (record label founded in 1970s by Herman Heinsbroek; use this as its universal imprint) 012 24061
1.11 Don't Stop Believing 4:11 Rock of America Various Artists Trax Music MODCD 1036
1.12 Don't Stop Believing 4:10 Rock of America Various Artists Trax Music MODCD 1036
1.14 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 Soft Rock Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) tcd2397
1.10 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 25 Jaar Popmuziek: 1982 Various Artists CBS Special Products 29.982431.10, LSP 982431 2
1.14 Don't Stop Believin' 4:12 Molten Metal Various Artists Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TCD 2429
2.11 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:09 Rock Guitar Legends Vol2 Various Artists Knight Records (UK compilations/reissues, division of Castle Music) RGLCD47006
2.5 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 The Rock Collection: Rock Stars Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 527/01
1.4 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:15 Southern Nights Various Artists Stardust (subsidiary of Wisepack Ltd.)
2.12 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Time³ Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 48937
1.4 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Born to Be Wild Various Artists Music Collection International MUSCD 001
1.4 Don't Stop Believin' 4:09 Born to Be Wild, Volume 1 Various Artists Music Collection International MUSCD 001
1.6 Don't Stop Believing 4:11 Burning Heart Various Artists Insight (Polygram sublabel), PolyGram
3.10 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 Remember Your 80’s (1980-1984) 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) 980321 2, 980347 2, 980390 2, 982191 2, 982431 2
1.7 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Rock Hits Various Artists
1.1 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 67722
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 4631492012, COL 463149 2
2.12 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Time³ Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CXK 65159
4.9 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:14 The Ultimate Rock Collection: Gold and Platinum Various Artists Time-Life Music, Warner Special Products 8458-2, OPCD-2749A
2.6 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Rock: The Train Kept A Rollin’ Various Artists Legacy (Legacy Recordings) J2K 65797
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CS 67722
1.5 Don't Stop Believing 4:11 Classic Rock: Guitar Legends Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 559/25
1.6 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 The Journey Continues... Journey SME Records (Japanese imprint - not equivalent to "Sony Music Entertainment") SRCS 2417
1.7 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 The Journey Continues Journey
1.2 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CS 44493
2.16 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 The All Time Greatest Rock Songs of the Last 4 Decades Various Artists Sony Music Media 500543 2
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 The Essential Journey Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) C2K 86080
1.20 Don't Stop Believing 4:07 Typisch tachtig Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 5049892
2.15 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Classic Axe Various Artists Sony Music TV 149
1.11 Don't Stop Believing 4:10 100% Rock, Volume 2 Various Artists Sony Music Special Products SSP 987962 2
6.12 Don't Stop Belevin' 4:13 Greatest Hits of the 80's Various Artists
2.5 Don't Stop Believin' 4:13 Raised on Rock 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) 509646 2
1.4 Don't Stop Believing 4:13 TM Century: GoldDisc 127 Various Artists
2.16 Don't Stop Believing 4:06 Permission to Rock Various Artists Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom WSMCD158
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:12 Classic Metal Various Artists Som Livre 0039 2
1.13 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Greatest Rock Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 593055, 593056
2.5 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 More Than a Feeling: The Greatest Rock Anthems of All Time Various Artists Sony Music TV STVCD183
1.9 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:13 In the Air Tonight Various Artists Time-Life Music, Sony Music Custom Marketing Group 8460-2, A72819
1.3 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Open Arms: The Greatest Hits Journey
2.13 Don’t Stop Believing 4:12 Driving Rock: 37 Classic Anthems for the Open Road Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 9829087
1.16 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:12 Rock Gödz Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876691482
1.1 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.1 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 82876858972
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 82876 85889 2
2.2 Don’t Stop Beleving 4:09 De 100 Grootste Jaren 80 Hits Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Netherlands) BV 82876869882
1.8 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Classic Driving Rock Various Artists EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 0946 3 74044 2 3
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 82876 895412
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Greatest Hits Journey Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876 85889 2
1.20 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Absolute Hits: Driving Rock Ballads Various Artists Crimson Productions CRIMCD503
4.18 Don’t Stop Believing 4:10 Classic Rock Box Various Artists EMI Music Belgium 5099950402625
1.8 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Classics in Rock Various Artists Disky DC 904691
20.3 Don't Stop Believin’ 4:11 Rock Classics Various Artists Time-Life Music
2.8 Don't Stop Believing 4:13 The Ultimate Rock Ballads Collection: These Dreams Various Artists Time-Life Music TL URB/02
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 The Very Best of MT USA Various Artists
2.3 Don't Stop Believin’ 4:11 Time Life Music - Rock Classics: Hard & Heavy Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 American Heartbeat Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
1.11 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 101 Driving Songs Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCDX 905
1.2 Don't Stop Believin' 4:09 The Essential Journey Journey Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697 32083-2
2.5 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 101 Power Ballads Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCDX 944
1.1 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Escape Journey Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)
1.11 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:09 Bayern 3: Los Rockos! Volume 2 Various Artists Bayerischer Rundfunk
1.16 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Dad Rocks! Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 954
3.18 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 The Greatest Songs of the 80s Various Artists NMC Music (Israeli label) 21055-2
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Rock Classics 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) 858400
2.4 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Ultimate Rock Various Artists Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK) MCCDULT013
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:10 Don't Stop Believin': The Best of Journey Journey Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697594812
1.16 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:09 The Best Rock Anthems ...Ever! Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD 978
1.2 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 The Essential Journey Journey Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP-2530, SICP-2531, SICP-2532
1.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:12 Don’t Stop Believing 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) 88697603722
1.1 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:11 Escape Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 82876895452
2.1 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 3 Original Album Classics Journey Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697618272
1.14 Don't Stop Believin' 4:08 100 Hits of the '80s Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
2.9 Don’t Stop Believing 4:10 The Essential 1980s Various Artists
Promotion
1.6 Don't Stop Believin' 4:09 Essential Artists. Essential Music. 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) CSK 56798
1.7 Don't Stop Believin' 4:11 Bringing People & Music Together: J&R Various Artists Legacy (Legacy Recordings) JSK 17455
2.18 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:10 Mastermix Classic Cuts Presents: The Rock Box Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985) BX050
Bootleg
1.7 Don't Stop Believin 4:10 Scrubs: Season 3 Various Artists
(unknown)
1.10 Don't Stop Believin' 4:12 Wheel in the Sky - Best Journey Zounds, Sony Music Special Products CD 27200293 B, COLLSP 2 982563
1.6 Don’t Stop Believin’ 4:08 Sulle Strade Del Rock, Volume 3 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) LSP9848622

Relationships

drumset and percussion: Steve Smith (American drummer) (1983-03-02)
bass guitar: Ross Valory (1983-03-02)
guitar: Neal Schon (1983-03-02)
keyboard and piano: Jonathan Cain (1983-03-02)
background vocals: Jonathan Cain (1983-03-02)
Neal Schon (1983-03-02)
Ross Valory (1983-03-02)
lead vocals: Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey) (1983-03-02)
producer: Kevin Elson
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s)
recorded at: Journey at Nippon Budokan (1983-03-02)
phonographic copyright by: CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1981)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1981)
recorded at: 日本武道館 in Kitanomaru Kōen, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan (1983-03-02)
mash-ups: Don't Stop Feeling (Journey vs. 福廣秀一朗) by JV5
recording of: Don’t Stop Believin’ (Journey song) (1983-03-02)

Don’t Stop Believin’ (Journey song)

writer: Jonathan Cain
Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey)
Neal Schon
publisher: Lacey Boulevard Music
Weedhigh-Nightmare Music
フジパシフィックミュージック
日音 Synch事業部
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label)
later parody versions: Don't Stop Believin'
Don't Stop till Egypt
referred to in medleys: 4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version)