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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Livin' on a Prayer
4 4:11
2 Keep the Faith
4.35 5:45
3 Someday I'll Be Saturday Night
4 4:40
4 Always
4 5:54
5 Wanted Dead or Alive
4 5:07
6 Lay Your Hands on Me
4 5:59
7 You Give Love a Bad Name
4.45 3:44
8 Bed of Roses
4 6:35
9 Blaze of Glory
4.25 5:40
10 In These Arms
4 5:18
11 Bad Medicine
4 5:17
12 I'll Be There for You
3.5 5:42
13 In & Out of Love
4 4:27
14 Runaway
4.5 3:53
15 Never Say Goodbye
4 4:49

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 6, 11–12)
Aldo Nova (track 9)
Richie Sambora (tracks 1, 5–7, 11–12, 15)
acoustic guitar, electric guitar and keyboard:
Aldo Nova (track 9)
acoustic guitar, electric guitar and piano:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 9)
guitar synthesizer [IVL Guitar Synths]:
Richie Sambora (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
electric bass guitar [Bass]:
Alec John Such (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
bass guitar:
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 9)
Hugh McDonald (bassist) (track 14)
Alec John Such (tracks 2–4, 6, 8, 10–13)
mandolin:
Richie Sambora (tracks 6, 11–12)
drums:
Kenny Aronoff (track 9)
Frankie LaRocka (track 14)
Tico Torres (tracks 1–8, 10–13, 15)
synthesizer:
Tommy Mandel (track 13)
synthesizer programming:
Randy Cantor (track 13)
organ:
Benmont Tench (track 9)
guitar:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 13)
Tim Pierce (track 14)
Richie Sambora (tracks 2–4, 8, 10, 13)
harmonica:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 6, 11–12)
bass:
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 9)
electric guitar:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 9)
Aldo Nova (track 9)
Richie Sambora (tracks 1, 5–7, 11–12, 15)
percussion:
Kenny Aronoff (track 9)
Tico Torres (tracks 1, 5–7, 11–13, 15)
keyboard:
Roy Bittan (track 14)
Aldo Nova (track 9)
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (tracks 2, 6, 8, 10–13)
keyboard [Keyboards, Noises]:
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
talkbox:
Richie Sambora (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
piano:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 9)
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (track 4)
12 string guitar:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 9)
guitar family:
Jeff Beck (track 9)
additional percussion:
Gouin Morris (track 6)
additional engineer:
Obie O’Brien (tracks 2, 8, 10)
additional recording engineer:
Obie O’Brien (track 9)
arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 3–4)
assistant engineer:
John Babich (track 14)
Barry Bongiovi (track 14)
John Cianci (engineer) (track 13)
Tim Crich (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
Big Al Greaves (engineer) (track 13)
Dave Greenberg (track 14)
Bruce Lampcov (track 14)
Chad Munsey (track 9)
Rick Plank (track 9)
Garry Rindfuss (track 14)
Chris Taylor (engineer) (tracks 6, 11–12)
Greg Goldman (track 9)
assistant mixer:
Fernando Kral (track 13)
Chris Taylor (engineer) (tracks 6, 11–12)
assistant recording engineer:
Greg Goldman (tracks 2, 8, 10)
Ed Korengo (tracks 2, 8, 10)
Jim Labinski (tracks 2, 8, 10)
background vocals:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 6, 11–12, 14)
Richie Sambora (tracks 3–4, 6, 11–13)
Carol Brooks (track 13)
Jeannie Brooks (track 13)
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (tracks 6, 11–13)
Joanie Bye (track 6)
Lovena Fox (vocalist) (track 6)
David Grahame (track 14)
Phil Hoffer (track 13)
Linda Hunt (track 6)
Cecille Larochelle (vocalist) (track 6)
Sue Leonard (track 6)
Mick Seeley (track 14)
Alec John Such (tracks 6–7, 11–13)
Joanie Taylor (vocalist) (track 6)
Rick Valenti (track 13)
background vocals [Backing Vocals]:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
Richie Sambora (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
Alec John Such (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
background vocals arranger:
Peter Berring (track 6)
composer:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 4, 8–9, 13)
conductor:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 3–4)
engineer:
Larry Alexander (tracks 13–14)
Jeff Hendrickson (track 14)
Scott Litt (track 14)
Mal (British singer popular in Italy) (track 13)
Obie O’Brien (track 13)
Bob Rock (tracks 1, 5–7, 11–12, 15)
Bill Scheniman (track 13)
Kevin Shirley (producer & mixer) (tracks 3–4)
Randy Staub (tracks 2, 8, 10)
executive engineer:
Arthur Mann (executive producer) (track 14)
guest solo guitar:
Jeff Beck (track 9)
lead vocals:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 1–15)
lyricist:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 4, 8–9, 13)
mastering:
George Marino (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8–14)
mixer:
Bob Rock (tracks 1–2, 5–8, 10–12, 15)
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 3–4)
Randy Staub (tracks 2, 8, 10)
David Thoener (track 13)
Rob Jacobs (mixer/recorder for a.o. U2 and Alanis Morissette) (track 9)
Brian Scheuble (track 9)
orchestrator:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 3–4)
producer:
Jon Bon Jovi (track 9)
Tony Bongiovi (track 14)
Peter Collins (producer) (tracks 3–4)
Bruce Fairbairn (tracks 1, 5–7, 11–12, 15)
Danny Kortchmar (track 9)
Lance Quinn (tracks 13–14)
Bob Rock (tracks 2, 8, 10)
programming:
Jim Salamone (track 13)
recording engineer:
Rob Jacobs (mixer/recorder for a.o. U2 and Alanis Morissette) (track 9)
Brian Scheuble (track 9)
writer:
Jon Bon Jovi (tracks 1–3, 5–7, 10–12, 14–15)
Desmond Child (tracks 1–3, 7, 11)
George Karak (track 14)
Richie Sambora (tracks 1–3, 5–7, 10–12, 15)
Dave Bryan (keyboardist for Bon Jovi) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1992 –) (track 8)
Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (2011) (tracks 1, 5, 7, 15)
publisher:
Aggressive Music (tracks 1–3, 5, 7, 11–12)
Bon Jovi Publishing (tracks 1–7, 11–12)
Downtown DLJ Songs (track 14)
Minder Music Ltd. (track 14)
Simile Music Inc. (track 14)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 14)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (tracks 1–3, 5–7, 11–12)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 1–3, 7, 11)
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 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Little Mountain Sound in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (tracks 1–2, 5–8, 10–12, 15)
The Warehouse (Philadelphia, PA) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (track 13)
mash-ups:
Keep the Slaves by G3RSt (track 2)
Sleeping Bad by Wax Audio (track 7)
music videos:
sampled by:
Wanted by Malice (track 5)
later parody versions:
Fishin' on a Pier (track 1)
I'll Jerk Off to You (parody recorded for Robin Quivers) (track 12)
Livin' on a Prayer (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Elän humpalla (track 1)
Mongomix (track 1)
later translated versions:
Cama de rosas (track 8)
RUNAWAY (Japanese version) (track 14)
未來之歌 (track 12)
玩火 (track 7)
recording of:
Always (track 4)
Bad Medicine (track 11)
Bed of Roses (track 8)
Blaze of Glory (track 9)
In & Out of Love (track 13)
In These Arms (track 10)
Keep the Faith (track 2)
Never Say Goodbye (track 15)
Runaway (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Bon Jovi (tracks 7–8, 14)