Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Magic Moments
Perry Como 2:40
2 Roses Are Red (My Love)
Bobby Vinton 2:40
3 Only You (And You Alone)
The Platters 2:39
4 Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)
Doris Day 2:06
5 A Summer Place
Percy Faith 2:24
6 The Great Pretender
The Platters 5 2:42
7 Banana Boat (Day-o)
Harry Belafonte 5 3:03
8 Matilda, Matilda
Harry Belafonte 3:40
9 Itsi Bitsi Petit Bikini
Dalida 2:18
10 You Are the Sunshine of My Life
Liza Minnelli 2:35
11 Fever
Dion 3:08
12 Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
Doris Day 2:35
13 You've Got Your Troubles
The Fortunes 3:23
14 Catch a Falling Star
Perry Como 2:29
15 Blue Velvet
Bobby Vinton 2:49
16 Mr. Lonely
Bobby Vinton 2:42
17 Stardust
Frank Sinatra & The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra 3:13
18 I Can Drean, Can't I?
The Andrews Sisters 2:40
19 Singin' in the Rain
Doris Day 2:38
20 Cheek to Cheek
Doris Day 2:44
21 Dancing in the Dark
Fred Astaire 4:48
22 Volare
Luciano Pavarotti 4:32
23 Granada
Plácido Domingo 3:52
24 The Loveliest Night of the Year
Mario Lanza 3:34
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mambo Italiano
Rosemary Clooney 2:06
2 Papa Loves Mambo
Perry Como 2:41
3 Music to Watch Girls By
Andy Williams 2:31
4 Stupid Cupid
Connie Francis 2:16
5 Shout
Lulu & The Luvvers 2:53
6 It's Not Unusual
Tom Jones 4.65 2:01
7 Release Me
Engelbert Humperdinck 3:20
8 Que je t'aime
Johnny Hallyday 3:20
9 Mendocino
The Sir Douglas Quintet 2:41
10 Diane
The Bachelors 2:33
11 A Teenager in Love
Marty Wilde 2:22
12 My Bonnie
Tony Sheridan & The Beatles 3 2:44
13 Yeh Yeh
Georgie Fame 2:47
14 Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes
Perry Como 2:42
15 Speedy Gonzales
Pat Boone 2:35
16 Can't Take My Eyes Off You
Andy Williams 4 3:10
17 Eleanor Rigby
Shirley Bassey 3:29
18 My Happiness
Connie Francis 2:28
19 The James Bond Theme From Dr. No
John Barry 2:54
20 Thunderball
Tom Jones 2:53
21 I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Tony Bennett 2:53
22 Who's Sorry Now
Connie Francis 2:19
23 Where Do I Begin
Andy Williams 3:12
24 The Look of Love
Johnny Mathis 3:42
25 Yesterday
Michael Bolton 3:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Round Midnight
Miles Davis 5:58
2 I Love Paris
Ella Fitzgerald 5:00
3 Night and Day
Frank Sinatra & The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra 3:05
4 Summertime
Sarah Vaughan 3:19
5 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong 4 2:19
6 All of Me
Ella Fitzgerald 3:24
7 Just One of Those Things
Sarah Vaughan 2:32
8 Mack the Knife
Louis Armstrong 3:24
9 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 2:49
10 It's Imposible
Perry Como 3:17
11 Unforgettable
Aretha Franklin 4 3:41
12 Want to Buy Some Illusions
Ute Lemper 3:06
13 Blue Moon
Billie Holiday 3:30
14 What a Difference a Day Made
Dinah Washington 3 2:31
15 Hello Dolly
Louis Armstrong 2:27
16 Puttin' on the Ritz
Fred Astaire 2:10
17 Cheek to Cheek
Fred Astaire 2:37
18 Over the Rainbow
Judy Garland 3:39
19 Summertime
Billie Holiday 2:55
20 Look of Love
Sérgio Mendes & Brasil ’66 2:43
21 Harvest for the World
The Isley Brothers 3:56
22 California Dreamin'
George Benson 7:18
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mais Que Nada
Sérgio Mendes & Brasil ’66 2:39
2 Guantanamera
The Sandpipers 3:14
3 I'll Never Fall in Love Again
Burt Bacharach 3:14
4 Walk on By
Aretha Franklin 2:52
5 The Look of Love
Dusty Springfield 3:31
6 The Guy's in Love With You
Burt Bacharach 4:43
7 Sunny
Bobby Hebb 2:47
8 Spooky
Dusty Springfield 2:39
9 Fever
Peggy Lee 3:21
10 Sitting on the Dock of the Bay
Mongo Santamaría 3:15
11 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:53
12 These Things Will Keep Me Loving You
Diana Ross 3:09
13 When a Man Loves a Woman
Pacific Gas & Electric 4:35
14 Only the Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)
Roy Orbison 2:28
15 The One Who Really Loves You
Mary Wells 2:30
16 The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)
Aretha Franklin 2:23
17 Monday, Monday
The Mamas & the Papas 3:24
18 California Dreamin'
The Mamas & the Papas 4.75 2:40
19 For a Few Dollars More
Hugo Montenegro 2:07
20 El Condor Pasa (If I Could)
Simon & Garfunkel 4.15 3:08
21 Cry Me a River
Joan Baez 3:01
22 The Fisrt Cut Is the Deepest
Love Affair 3:25
23 If You Go Away
Dusty Springfield 3:50

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Osie Johnson (1955-10-20) (track 7)
flute:
Herbert Levy (1955-10-20) (track 7)
guitar:
Millard Thomas (1955-10-20) (track 7)
double bass:
Milt Hinton (1955-10-20) (track 7)
piano:
Buck Ram (1955-04-26) (track 3)
congas:
Alexander Cambrelen (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Mario Castillo (1955-10-20) (track 7)
additional lyricist:
William Attaway (1955) (track 7)
Irving Burgie (1955) (track 7)
arranger:
Ray Anderson (US jazz trumpeter/trombonist) (track 20)
Peter Herbolzheimer (track 11)
David Lopato (track 20)
Dion Parson (track 20)
choir vocals:
Charles Colman (1955-10-20) (track 7)
J. Hamilton Grandison (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Joseph Lewis (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Lord Burgess (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Brock Peters (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Sherman Sneed (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Herbert L. Stubbs (1955-10-20) (track 7)
John White (50s US vocalist) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Gloria Wynder (1955-10-20) (track 7)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 1)
Jay Livingston (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 7)
Buck Ram (track 6)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 17)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 20)
Sammy Fain (1938) (track 18)
conductor:
Tony Scott (bop/jazz clarinetist) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Frank De Vol (1956-02-24) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Tony Williams (1928 - 1992, USA, lead singer of the Platters, Samuel E. Williams) (1955-04-26) (track 3)
Harry Belafonte (1955-10-20) (track 7)
lyricist:
Hal David (track 1)
Ray Evans (track 4)
Buck Ram (track 6)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 17)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 20)
Irving Kahal (1938) (track 18)
orchestra:
Tony Scott's Orchestra & Chorus (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra (1956-02-24) (track 4)
orchestrator:
Billy May (track 18)
performer:
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (track 1)
Frank Sinatra (track 17)
producer:
Herman Diaz, Jr. (track 7)
spoken vocals [dialogue]:
Wolfman Jack (1955-04-26) (track 3)
vocals:
Doris Day (1956-02-24) (track 4)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1957) (track 14)
The Ray Charles Singers (1957) (track 14)
writer:
Roger Cook (track 13)
Eddie Cooley (track 11)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 11)
Roger Greenaway (track 13)
Lee Pockriss (track 14)
Ande Rand (track 3)
Paul Vance (track 14)
Buck Ram (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1958) (track 1)
publisher:
Caribe Music Corp. (track 7)
Lark Music Ltd. (track 11)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 1)
Mills Music, Inc. (track 17)
Panther Music Corp (track 6)
St. Angelo Music (track 4)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (1938) (track 18)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (1938) (track 18)
recorded at:
Webster Hall in New York, New York, United States (1955-10-20) (track 7)
part of:
cover recording of:
Fever (track 11)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (1941-11-11) (track 17)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Fieber (track 11)
later translated versions:
Che sera (track 4)
Fieber (track 11)
Fieber (track 11)
Kind mot kind (track 20)
Oh, nur Du (track 3)
Polvere di stelle (track 17)
Que será será (track 4)
Samo tij (track 3)
Sólo tú (track 3)
フィーバー (track 11)
世事多變化 (track 4)
later versions:
Visor (track 11)
recording of:
Cheek to Cheek (Top Hat) (track 20)
I Can Dream Can't I (track 18)
Magic Moments (track 1)
Only You (And You Alone) (Platters song) (1955-04-26) (track 3)
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Burgess/Attaway version made famous by Harry Belafonte) (1955-10-20) (track 7)
Que Será, Será (1956-02-24) (track 4)
Catch a Falling Star (1957) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Overture (track 14)
Perry Como Medley (track 14)
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (tracks 20, 20)
Raggarkungen (track 3)
version of:
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) (Original folk song) (track 7)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (track 12)
drums:
Pete Best (original drummer in The Beatles) (track 12)
guitar:
Tony Sheridan (track 12)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 12)
additional lyricist:
arranger:
Michael Bolton (track 25)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 25)
background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 12)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 24)
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (track 20)
George Cory (track 21)
Francis Lai (track 23)
Slim Willet (track 14)
Borney Bergantine (track 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Tony Sheridan (track 12)
Michael Bolton (track 25)
lyricist:
Slim Willet (track 14)
Borney Bergantine (track 18)
Don Black (English lyricist) (track 20)
Douglass Cross (US songwriter) (track 21)
Hal David (track 24)
Carl Sigman (track 23)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
orchestra:
Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra (1952-11-04) (track 14)
Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra (1954-08-31) (track 2)
producer:
Joe Carlton (track 2)
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (track 12)
Michael Bolton (track 25)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 25)
publisher:
Charles E. Pratt (1881) (track 12)
sound engineer:
Karl Hinze (track 12)
vocals:
Connie Francis (track 18)
Andy Williams (US pop/jazz vocalist) (track 16)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1952-11-04) (track 14)
The Ramblers (US Doo Wop group) (1952-11-04) (track 14)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1954-08-31) (track 2)
The Ray Charles Singers (1954-08-31) (track 2)
writer:
Bob Crewe (track 16)
Bob Gaudio (track 16)
Al Hoffman (track 2)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 5)
Ronald Isley (track 5)
Rudolph Isley (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 17, 25)
Dick Manning (American songwriter) (track 2)
Paul McCartney (tracks 17, 25)
Gordon Mills (60s/70s UK producer) (track 6)
Sid Ramin (track 3)
Les Reed (track 6)
Bickley Reichner (track 2)
Tony Velona (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1959) (track 18)
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1965) (track 6)
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 16)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 18)
Colgems-EMI Music Inc. (tracks 21, 24)
Dash Music Co. Ltd. (track 21)
EMI Longitude Music (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 16)
Northern Songs Ltd. (track 25)
Valley Music Ltd (track 6)
Maclen Music Ltd. (1965 –) (track 25)
Seasons Four Music (1967) (track 16)
recorded at:
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-06-22) (track 12)
edits:
My Bonnie (stereo medley mix) by Tony Sheridan and The Beatles (track 12)
remixes:
My Bonnie (mono mix, English intro) by Tony Sheridan & The Beatles (1961) (track 12)
My Bonnie (stereo mix, no intro) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (1964) (track 12)
My Bonnie (Anthology 1 remix) by The Beatles (1995) (track 12)
sampled by:
arrangements:
12 Songs: Yesterday (track 25)
cover recording of:
Eleanor Rigby (track 17)
My Happiness (track 18)
Shout (track 5)
The Look of Love (track 24)
Yesterday (track 25)
is the basis for:
My Bonny (track 12)
Shout (It Out) (track 5)
later parody versions:
DNA (track 25)
Scrambled Eggs (track 25)
Yes Today (track 25)
later translated versions:
Ayer (track 25)
Blosndee (track 25)
Ddoe Mor Bell (track 25)
Du är mitt liv (track 18)
Dyddiau Fu (track 25)
Eilinen (track 25)
Eleanor Rigby (track 17)
Eleanor Rigby (Finnish) (track 17)
Eleanor Rigby (French version of the Beatles' song) (track 17)
Eleonore Rigby (german translation) (track 17)
Far dansar mambo (track 2)
Gestern noch (Yesterday) (track 25)
Ieri a lei (track 25)
Je croyais (track 25)
Just nu, just här (track 24)
Papa Loves Mambo (french version) (track 2)
Tytöt (track 3)
Vakardiena (Latvian version of "Yesterday") (track 25)
君の瞳に恋してる (Aya Maki translation) (track 16)
君の瞳に恋してる (Ren Takayanagi translation) (track 16)
明天怎麼過 (track 17)
later versions:
My Bony (track 12)
Vädret (track 3)
medley of:
En junidag (track 18)
part of:
Thunderball (film score) (track 20)
recording of:
(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story (Love Story) (track 23)
It’s Not Unusual (track 6)
Thunderball (track 20)
Don’t Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes (1952-11-04) (track 14)
Papa Loves Mambo (1954-08-31) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 17)
Perry Como Medley (track 14)
The Beatles Concerto: 1st Movement: Maestoso - Allegro moderato (She Loves You / Eleanor Rigby / Yesterday / All My Loving / Hey Jude) (tracks 17, 25)

CD 3

recorded in:
New York, United States (1967-08-16) (track 5)
acoustic guitar:
Jay Berliner (1971-11) (track 22)
clarinet:
Barney Bigard (1955) (track 8)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 22)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 22)
oboe:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 22)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 22)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 22)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 8)
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 22)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 22)
English horn:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 22)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 22)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 22)
drums:
Panama Francis (track 14)
Barrett Deems (1955) (track 8)
Billy Cobham (1971-11) (track 22)
bassoon:
Jane Taylor (bassoonist) (1971-11) (track 22)
flute:
Jerome Richardson (track 14)
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 22)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 22)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 22)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (track 14)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1971-11) (track 22)
bass:
Arvell Shaw (1955) (track 8)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-11) (track 22)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1971-11) (track 22)
vibraphone:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 22)
double bass:
Milt Hinton (track 14)
percussion:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 22)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 22)
piano:
Joe Zawinul (track 14)
Billy Kyle (1955) (track 8)
bass clarinet:
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 22)
alto flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 22)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 22)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 22)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 22)
piccolo:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 22)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (track 14)
harp:
Gloria Agostini (Harp) (1971-11) (track 22)
baritone horn:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 22)
trombone:
Trummy Young (1955) (track 8)
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 22)
French horn:
Jim Buffington (1971-11) (track 22)
flugelhorn:
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 22)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 22)
arranger:
Ray Anderson (US jazz trumpeter/trombonist) (track 17)
Dave Grusin (track 20)
David Lopato (track 17)
Marty Manning (track 10)
Dion Parson (track 17)
Don Sebesky (track 22)
Belford Hendricks (track 14)
chorus master:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 5)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 19)
María Grever (track 14)
Armando Manzanero (track 10)
Kurt Weill (track 8)
Noël Coward (track 9)
Irving Gordon (track 11)
Irving Berlin (1929) (track 16)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 17)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 7)
conductor:
Belford Hendricks (track 14)
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 5)
Marty Manning (1970-05-05) (track 10)
engineer:
Eddie Brackett (track 5)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1971-11) (track 22)
lead vocals:
Dinah Washington (track 14)
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 8)
Louis Armstrong (1967-08-16) (track 5)
lyricist:
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 14)
Bertolt Brecht (track 8)
Noël Coward (track 9)
Hal David (track 20)
Ira Gershwin (track 19)
Irving Gordon (track 11)
DuBose Heyward (track 19)
Irving Berlin (1929) (track 16)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 17)
Cole Porter (1935) (track 7)
performer:
producer:
Ernie Altschuler (track 10)
Robert Mersey (track 11)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 14)
Creed Taylor (track 22)
Bob Thiele (track 5)
translator:
Sid Wayne (track 10)
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 8)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (track 11)
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (1970-05-05) (track 10)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 22)
writer:
Ernie Isley (track 21)
Marvin Isley (track 21)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 21)
Ronald Isley (track 21)
Rudolph Isley (track 21)
Chris Jasper (track 21)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 22)
Michelle Phillips (track 22)
Bob Thiele (track 5)
George David Weiss (track 5)
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) (1964) (track 11)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 5)
Bourne Co. (track 11)
Bovina Music Inc. (track 21)
Chappell & Co. (track 19)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 3, 9, 19)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 21)
Harms, Inc. (track 3)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 22)
Maurice Music (track 14)
Quartet Music (track 5)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 22)
Stanley Adams Music (track 14)
Trousdale Music (track 22)
Universal Edition (track 8)
Warner/Chappell (track 19)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 19)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 19)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-11) (track 22)
sampled by:
Our Love by JCRG (track 21)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 9)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 19)
cover recording of:
Mad About the Boy (track 9)
The Look of Love (track 20)
Unforgettable (track 11)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1955) (track 8)
What a Diff’rence a Day Made (1959-06 – 1959-08) (track 14)
California Dreamin’ (1971-11) (track 22)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 19)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 19)
The Bones of You (track 19)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 22)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 19)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 19)
California Dreaming (track 22)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 22)
Just nu, just här (track 20)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 22)
Kind mot kind (track 17)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 22)
Rilluttele yö (track 16)
Sommartid (track 19)
Summa is (track 19)
Tout le jour, toute la nuit (Night and Day; du film "Joyeuse divorcée") (track 3)
later versions:
part of:
Can‐Can (1960 musical film) (track 7)
Gay Divorce (track 3)
High Society (stage musical) (track 7)
Jubilee (track 7)
Panama Hattie (1942 film) (track 7)
recording of:
Cheek to Cheek (Top Hat) (track 17)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 19)
Night and Day (Cole Porter song) (1942-01-19) (track 3)
What a Wonderful World (1967-08-16) (track 5)
It's Impossible (1970-05-05) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 22)
Overture (track 10)
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (tracks 17, 17)
translated version of:
Somos novios (track 10)

CD 4

drumset:
Hal Blaine (track 20)
trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 11)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 11)
strings:
Ernie Freeman (track 20)
Jimmie Haskell (track 20)
finger snaps:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1958-05) (track 9)
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (1958-05) (track 9)
drums:
Shelly Manne (1958-05) (track 9)
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 11)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 11)
guitar:
Fred Carter, Jr. (track 20)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 20)
P.F. Sloan (track 18)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 11)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 11)
bass:
Joe Osborn (track 20)
Joe Mondragon (1958-05) (track 9)
James Jamerson (1964) (track 11)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 11)
keyboard:
Larry Knechtel (track 20)
piano:
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 11)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 11)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 11)
arranger:
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 20)
Belford Hendricks (track 16)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1964) (track 11)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 11)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 11)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 11)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 3–5)
Rudy Clark (tracks 16, 16)
Bobby Hebb (track 7)
Jorge Milchberg (track 20)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 20)
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
Daniel Alomía Robles (1913) (track 20)
conductor:
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Belford Hendricks (track 16)
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (track 5)
engineer:
Roy Halee (track 20)
Bones Howe (track 18)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Mary Wells (1964) (track 11)
lyricist:
Rudy Clark (tracks 16, 16)
Bobby Hebb (track 7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 20)
Hal David (tracks 3–5)
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
performer:
Los Incas (track 20)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 18)
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Arthur Garfunkel (track 20)
Roy Halee (track 20)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (track 16)
Phil Ramone (track 3)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 7)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 20)
recording engineer:
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-02) (track 20)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 18)
vocals:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1958-05) (track 9)
writer:
Eddie Cooley (track 9)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 9)
Calvin Lewis (track 13)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 18)
Michelle Phillips (track 18)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1958) (track 9)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1964) (track 4)
publisher:
Lark Music Ltd. (track 9)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 3)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 18)
Mijac Music (track 13)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 20)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 18)
TM Music Ltd. (tracks 16, 16)
Trousdale Music (track 18)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 3)
Warner/Chappell (track 13)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 13)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1966 –) (track 13)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 11)
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 18)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
The E.N.D. by The Pharcyde (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 89) (track 18)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (track 16)
Walk On By (track 4)
Fever (1958-05) (track 9)
is the basis for:
波士 (track 7)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
Fieber (track 9)
later translated versions:
California Dreaming (track 18)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 18)
Der Kondor (track 20)
Du gehst vorbei (track 4)
Fieber (track 9)
Fieber (track 9)
Geh vorbei (track 4)
Just nu, just här (track 5)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 18)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 18)
Ne nézz rám (track 4)
サニー (track 7)
フィーバー (track 9)
乖乖 (track 3)
later versions:
Oui, va plus loin (Walk On By) (track 4)
Visor (track 9)
recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (track 16)
The Look of Love (track 5)
My Guy (1964) (track 11)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 18)
Sunny (1966) (track 7)
I’ll Never Fall in Love Again (Promises, Promises) (1968) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 18)
Mega Mix (track 7)
version of:
El cóndor pasa (track 20)