Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Have Nothing
Whitney Houston 5 4:48
2 All of Me
John Legend 3:00
3 Fighter
Christina Aguilera 5 4:06
4 Fallin’
Alicia Keys 3:30
5 Mirrors
Justin Timberlake 4:37
6 I Knew You Were Waiting (for Me)
George Michael & Aretha Franklin 4 4:00
7 Think Twice
Céline Dion 4:49
8 No Ordinary Love
Sade 3:56
9 Here and Now
Luther Vandross 5:22
10 Everytime
Britney Spears 3:50
11 I Want It That Way
Backstreet Boys 4 3:32
12 I Believe I Can Fly
R. Kelly 4:42
13 Anything for You
Gloria Estefan 4:01
14 True Colors
Cyndi Lauper 4.7 3:46
15 I Don’t Believe You
P!nk 3.5 4:35
16 These Words
Natasha Bedingfield 2.5 3:34
17 Un‐Break My Heart
Toni Braxton 4:26
18 The Power of Love
Jennifer Rush 4:29
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Blame It on Me
George Ezra 3:16
2 Ghost
Ella Henderson 3:34
3 Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)
Train 4.5 4:19
4 White Flag
Dido 3:35
5 If You Could See Me Now
The Script 3:38
6 Heartbeat Song
Kelly Clarkson 4.5 3:18
7 Story of My Life
One Direction 4:03
8 Poison
Rita Ora 3:21
9 Beautiful to Me
Olly Murs 4:04
10 No Air
Jordin Sparks feat. Chris Brown 4 4:23
11 Beneath Your Beautiful
Labrinth feat. Emeli Sandé 3:56
12 Stole
Kelly Rowland 4:09
13 Underneath Your Clothes
Shakira 4 3:40
14 Long Way Down
Tom Odell 2:29
15 Better in Time
Leona Lewis 3.5 3:52
16 She Used to Be Mine
Sara Bareilles 4:09
17 Only Love Can Hurt Like This
Paloma Faith 3:52
18 Wrecking Ball
Miley Cyrus 3 3:44
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Killing Me Softly With His Song
Fugees 5 4:01
2 Marilyn Monroe
Pharrell Williams 3:43
3 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 3:56
4 Show You the Way to Go
The Jacksons 5:26
5 Lovely Day
Bill Withers 4:07
6 Summer Breeze, Pt. 1
The Isley Brothers 3:08
7 Suddenly
Billy Ocean 5 3:51
8 The Color of Love
Boyz II Men 4:32
9 Climax
Usher 3:53
10 Unpretty
TLC 4:38
11 How Am I Supposed to Live Without You
Michael Bolton 4:13
12 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 5 4:39
13 If You Don’t Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes feat. Teddy Pendergrass 4.65 3:25
14 Skylark
Aretha Franklin 2:50
15 I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl
Nina Simone 2:32
16 I’m a Fool to Want You
Billie Holiday 3:23
17 Piece of My Heart
Erma Franklin 2 2:33
18 Hold Me (Just a Little Longer Tonight)
Etta James 3:43
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Love Me Tender
Elvis Presley 2:42
2 When You’re Smiling (The Whole World Smiles with You)
Frank Sinatra 2:28
3 Don’t Stop Believin’
Journey 4.4 4:07
4 Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler 5 4:25
5 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad
Meat Loaf 4:45
6 Have I Told You Lately
Van Morrison 1 4:18
7 Moon River
Andy Williams 2:43
8 Here You Come Again
Dolly Parton 2:53
9 The Way You Look Tonight
Tony Bennett 3:23
10 It Ain’t Me, Babe
Johnny Cash with June Carter Cash 3:01
11 Mandy
Barry Manilow 2:50
12 Volver a empezar (Begin the Beguine)
Julio Iglesias 4:39
13 I Only Have Eyes for You
Art Garfunkel 3:36
14 Without You
Harry Nilsson 4.65 3:16
15 Hallelujah
Jeff Buckley 5 4:15
16 Crying
Roy Orbison 2:45
17 Land of the Sea and Sun
Harry Belafonte 2:58
18 Famous Blue Raincoat
Leonard Cohen 5:07
19 Move Over Darling
Doris Day 2:35
20 All by Myself
Eric Carmen 5 4:50

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar [bass]:
Tomas Lindberg (Swedish bass player) (track 11)
bass guitar:
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 6)
strings arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 6)
Larry Gold (track 3)
drums:
Kameron Houff (track 3)
synthesizer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 6)
synthesizer programming:
Walter Afanasieff (track 6)
guitar:
Aaron Fishbein (track 3)
John Goux (track 3)
Dave Navarro (track 3)
Esbjörn Öhrwall (track 11)
bass:
Tarus Mateen (track 3)
electric guitar:
Corrado Rustici (track 6)
percussion and tambourine:
percussion programming:
Preston Glass (track 6)
additional assistant engineer:
Stuart Hirotsu (track 6)
Mike Iacopelli (engineer) (track 6)
Gordon Lyon (track 6)
Lennete Viegas (track 6)
Jim Watts (engineer) (track 6)
additional engineer:
Maureen Droney (track 6)
additional vocals:
Aretha Franklin (track 6)
arranger:
background vocals:
Kitty Beethoven (track 6)
Jim Gilstrap (track 6)
Jennifer Hall (track 6)
Myrna Matthews (track 6)
composer:
Max Martin (track 15)
P!nk (US pop singer) (track 15)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 7)
Alicia Keys (track 4)
Peter Sinfield (track 7)
conductor:
Larry Gold (track 3)
engineer:
Bryan McGee (sound engineer) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Natasha Bedingfield (track 16)
George Michael (track 6)
Aretha Franklin (track 6)
lyricist:
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 7)
Alicia Keys (track 4)
Peter Sinfield (track 7)
mixer:
Max Martin (track 11)
David Frazer (engineer) (track 6)
Kristian Lundin (track 11)
Tony Maserati (engineer / mixer) (track 3)
Bryan McGee (sound engineer) (track 14)
producer:
Andrew Frampton (track 16)
Steve Kipner (track 16)
George Michael (track 6)
Scott Storch (track 3)
Wayne Wilkins (track 16)
Kristian Lundin (1999) (track 11)
Max Martin (1999) (track 11)
recording engineer:
David Frazer (engineer) (track 6)
Oscar Ramirez (track 3)
Wassim Zreik (track 3)
vocals:
Nick Carter (US pop singer & Backstreet Boy) (track 11)
Howard “Howie D.” Dorough (from the Backstreet Boys) (track 11)
Aretha Franklin (track 6)
Cyndi Lauper (track 14)
Brian “B-Rok” Littrell (from the Backstreet Boys) (track 11)
Kevin Richardson (from the Backstreet Boys) (track 11)
writer:
Christina Aguilera (track 3)
Mary Applegate (track 18)
Natasha Bedingfield (track 16)
Andreas Carlsson (pop songwriter) (track 11)
Simon Climie (track 6)
Wolfgang Detmann (aka Candy DeRouge) (track 18)
David L. Elliott (track 9)
James Fauntleroy (track 5)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 1)
Andrew Frampton (track 16)
Chris Godbey (track 5)
J-Roc (producer) (track 5)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 14)
Steve Kipner (track 16)
Max Martin (track 11)
Gunther Mende (track 18)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 6)
Garland Mosley (track 5)
Jennifer Rush (track 18)
Britney Spears (track 10)
Terry Steele (track 9)
William Steinberg (track 14)
Scott Storch (track 3)
Linda Thompson (American actress, lyricist) (track 1)
Timothy Mosley (track 5)
Justin Timberlake (track 5)
Wayne Wilkins (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH (not for release label use! for © & ℗ or distributor only, defunct since 2005/03/09) (1984) (track 18)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1986) (track 14)
Zomba Recording Corporation (not strictly a label - avoid adding releases here) (1999) (track 11)
publisher:
Andrian Adams Music (track 10)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 18)
Grantsville Publishing Ltd. ( – ????) (track 11)
Imagem London Ltd. (track 11)
Sea Nymph (track 10)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 14)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) ( – ????) (track 11)
Zomba Songs Inc. (track 10)
mixed at:
Cheiron Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1999) (track 11)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
These Words (I Love You, I Love You) (Lenny B extended mix) (part of a “Ultra.Weekend 2” DJ‐mix) by Natasha Bedingfield (track 16)
sampled by:
Le Fruit défendu by Mystik feat. K‐Reen (track 14)
later parody versions:
I Went The Gay Way (track 11)
eBay (track 11)
later translated versions:
Si tu eres mi hombre y yo tu mujer (The Power of Love) (track 18)
別說對不起 (track 10)
later versions:
Je saurai t'aimer (track 18)
live recording of:
Think Twice (Céline Dion song) (track 7)
recording of:
Everytime (track 10)
Fallin’ (track 4)
Fighter (track 3)
Here and Now (track 9)
I Don't Believe You (track 15)
I Have Nothing (track 1)
I Want It That Way (track 11)
Mirrors (track 5)
The Power of Love (Jennifer Rush song) (track 18)
True Colors (track 14)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

cello:
D/C (track 1)
trumpet:
Tony Concepción (track 13)
drums:
Matthew Racher (drummer) (track 1)
guitar:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
bass:
Paul Bushnell (track 13)
Bryan "B-Dub" White (bassist and producer) (track 17)
percussion:
Richard Bravo (track 13)
Matthew Racher (drummer) (track 1)
keyboard:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
Lester Mendez (track 13)
piccolo trumpet and trumpet:
Jim Hacker (track 13)
baritone saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Ed Calle (track 13)
bass synthesizer:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
bass trombone and tuba:
Joe Barati (track 13)
bass trombone and trombone:
Dana Teboe (track 13)
horn arranger:
Lester Mendez (track 13)
guitar family:
Tim Pierce (track 13)
Brian Ray (track 13)
additional engineer:
Mike Couzzi (track 13)
Alfred Figueroa (track 13)
Jorge Gonzalez (engineer) (track 13)
Carlos Paucar (track 13)
additional performer:
Chris Brown (US R&B/pop singer and dancer) (track 10)
additional producer:
AC Burrell (track 17)
Kyle Townsend (track 17)
arranger:
Lester Mendez (track 13)
Shakira (Colombian pop vocalist) (track 13)
assistant engineer:
Oswald Bowe (track 13)
Chris Carroll (US engineer, Mantra Recording Studio) (track 13)
Alex Dixon (track 13)
Jorge Gonzalez (engineer) (track 13)
Tony Mardini (track 13)
Nicholas Marshall (track 13)
Ken Theis (track 13)
assistant mixer:
Delbert Bowers (American engineer) (track 17)
Chris Galland (track 17)
Sean Julliard (track 1)
assistant producer:
Liam Thorne (track 1)
background vocals:
Rita Quintero (track 13)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Shakira (Colombian pop vocalist) (track 13)
co-producer:
Lester Mendez (track 13)
composer:
Rollo Armstrong (track 4)
Sara Bareilles (track 16)
Dido (English singer‐songwriter) (track 4)
Lester Mendez (track 13)
Rick Nowels (track 4)
Shakira (Colombian pop vocalist) (track 13)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 17)
engineer:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
Liam Thorne (track 1)
lead vocals:
Paloma Faith (track 17)
lyricist:
Sara Bareilles (track 16)
Dido (English singer‐songwriter) (track 4)
Shakira (Colombian pop vocalist) (track 13)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 17)
mixer:
Manny Marroquin (track 17)
Eric Schilling (track 13)
Cenzo Townshend (engineer) (track 1)
performer:
Miley Cyrus (track 18)
producer:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
AC Burrell (track 17)
Henry Walter (track 18)
Dr. Luke (track 18)
Shakira (Colombian pop vocalist) (track 13)
Greg Kurstin (2014) (track 6)
programming:
Cam Blackwood (track 1)
recording engineer:
Gustavo Celis (track 13)
Javier Garza (track 13)
Mario Luccy (track 17)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 13)
writer:
Mitch Allan (track 6)
Henry Walter (track 18)
Charlie Colin (track 3)
Kara DioGuardi (track 6)
Jason Evigan (track 6)
James Fauntleroy (track 10)
Łukasz Gottwald (track 18)
Erik Griggs (track 10)
Rob Hotchkiss (track 3)
Kiyanu Kim (track 18)
Audra Mae (track 6)
Andrea Martin (Singer/songwriter for various dance/soul artists) (track 15)
Harvey Mason Jr. (hip hop/R&B producer, part of Underdogs) (track 10)
Timothy McKenzie (track 11)
Stephan Moccio (track 18)
Pat Monahan (track 3)
Mike Posner (track 11)
Joel Pott (track 1)
Steve Russell (track 10)
Emeli Sandé (track 11)
Sacha Skarbek (track 18)
Jimmy Stafford (member of Train) (track 3)
Damon Thomas (track 10)
Scott Underwood (Drummer for Train) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records, Inc. (manufacturing and distribution company, do not add releases here) (2003 –) (track 4)
Simco Limited (not for release label use, for copyright/licensor use only) (2014 –) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited (not for release label use! post-2008 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment) (2014) (track 1)
publisher:
Aniwi Music LLC (track 13)
Apollinaire Music (track 13)
BMG Platinum Songs (track 18)
BMG Platinum Songs US (tracks 1, 18)
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 1)
BMG Rights Management (US) LLC (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 18)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (track 18)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 1)
Mo Zella Mo Music (track 18)
Prescription Songs (track 18)
Sing Little Penguin (track 18)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 18)
mixed at:
recorded at:
edits:
mash-ups:
remixes:
Wrecking Core by Vextor (track 18)
sampled by:
later parody versions:
Drop of Lucifer (track 3)
later translated versions:
Bai Bai (track 18)
orchestrations:
Only Love Can Hurt Like This (Barker orchestration) (track 17)
part of:
recording of:
Better in Time (track 15)
Blame It on Me (track 1)
Drops of Jupiter (track 3)
Ghost (track 2)
No Air (track 10)
She Used to Be Mine (track 16)
White Flag (track 4)
Wrecking Ball (track 18)
Heartbeat Song (2014) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Eternal Flame (Unicante medley) (track 13)

CD 3

arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 13)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 13)
composer:
Billy Ocean (track 7)
Hoagy Carmichael (1941) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 13)
lyricist:
Billy Ocean (track 7)
Johnny Mercer (track 14)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 12–13)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 12–13)
vocals:
Erma Franklin (track 17)
writer:
Dallas Austin (track 10)
Bert Russell Berns (track 17)
Michael Bolton (track 11)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 3)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 4, 12–13)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Cary Gilbert (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 4, 12–13)
Doug James (Songwriter / Composer / Keyboards) (track 11)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 17)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 3)
Skip Scarborough (track 5)
Tionne Watkins (track 10)
Bill Withers (track 5)
Joel Herron (1951) (track 16)
Frank Sinatra (1951) (track 16)
Jack Wolf (1951) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1967) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 3)
Frank Music Corp. (track 14)
Is Hot Music Ltd. (track 11)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 12–13, 16)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 3)
arrangements:
Skylark (arr. Rutter) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 3)
Sexual Rapping (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
How Am I Supposed to Live Without You (Japanese version) (track 11)
Tuhon tietä kuljen (track 16)
心死 (track 11)
later versions:
recording of:
Lovely Day (track 5)
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 12)
Piece of My Heart (track 17)
Sexual Healing (track 3)
Skylark (track 14)
Suddenly (track 7)
Unpretty (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

CD 4

acoustic guitar:
John Uribe (1971-06) (track 14)
drumset and percussion:
Steve Smith (American drummer) (1983-03-02) (track 3)
bass guitar:
Klaus Voormann (1971-06) (track 14)
Ross Valory (1983-03-02) (track 3)
drums:
Jim Keltner (1971-06) (track 14)
guitar:
Neal Schon (1983-03-02) (track 3)
brass and strings arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (track 14)
keyboard and piano:
Jonathan Cain (1983-03-02) (track 3)
piano:
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (1971-06) (track 14)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 1)
Elvis Presley (1956) (track 1)
background vocals:
Neal Schon (1983-03-02) (track 3)
Ross Valory (1983-03-02) (track 3)
Jonathan Cain (1983-03-02) (track 3)
composer:
Eric Carmen (track 20)
Leonard Cohen (track 18)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
Barry Mann (track 8)
Chris Potter (jazz saxophonist) (track 10)
Sergei Rachmaninov (track 20)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 13)
Van Morrison (track 6)
Jim Steinman (tracks 4–5)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 1)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 9)
Bob Dylan (1964-05) (track 10)
conductor:
Paul Buckmaster (track 14)
engineer:
lead vocals:
Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey) (1983-03-02) (track 3)
lyricist:
Eric Carmen (track 20)
Leonard Cohen (track 18)
Al Dubin (track 13)
Johnny Mercer (track 7)
Van Morrison (track 6)
Jim Steinman (tracks 4–5)
Cynthia Weil (track 8)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 9)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 1)
Bob Dylan (1964-05) (track 10)
performer:
June Carter Cash (track 10)
Rory Dodd (track 4)
producer:
Danny Bennett (track 9)
Kevin Elson (track 3)
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (track 10)
Don Law (track 10)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 14)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 3)
translator:
Fabrizio De André (track 18)
vocals:
Dolly Parton (track 8)
Elvis Presley (track 1)
Bonnie Tyler (track 4)
Harry Nilsson (US singer-songwriter) (1971-06) (track 14)
writer:
Jonathan Cain (track 3)
Tom Evans (UK guitarist for Badfinger) (track 14)
Pete Ham (track 14)
Irving Burgie (track 17)
Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey) (track 3)
Neal Schon (track 3)
recorded at:
Journey at Nippon Budokan (1983-03-02) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 8)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1981) (track 3)
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) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1983) (track 4)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. (track 13)
B. Feldman Ltd. (track 13)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 7)
Summerhill Songs (track 8)
Warner Bros. Music (track 14)
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) (track 3)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 10)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 10)
recorded at:
日本武道館 in Kitanomaru Kōen, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan (1983-03-02) (track 3)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 437) (track 1)
arrangements:
Da solo no (translated) (track 20)
Per chi (translated) (track 14)
cover recording of:
It Ain’t Me, Babe (track 10)
Without You (1971) (track 14)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Ce n'était pas moi (track 10)
Dat benn ich nit (track 10)
Eclissi del cuore (track 4)
Heb ik ooit gezegd (track 6)
I bin's ned (track 10)
Mit dir leben! (track 1)
Perdóname (track 20)
See päev on teel (track 20)
Zatmění (track 4)
later versions:
Je vous aime ainsi (track 20)
Totale Finsternis (track 4)
recording of:
All by Myself (track 20)
Famous Blue Raincoat (Italian translation) (track 18)
Love Me Tender (track 1)
Moon River (track 7)
Don’t Stop Believin’ (Journey song) (1983-03-02) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 3)
Swing Time Medley (track 9)
translated version of:
version of:
Aura Lea (track 1)

Release

ASIN: DE: B01B2M9JEC [info]

Release Group

part of: Ultimate (Sony Music series)