Annotation

(c) 1981 CBS Records Inc... Manufactured by Epic Records/CBS Records Inc... NY, NY.

Annotation last modified on 2011-07-22 13:54 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Dance to the Music
4.5 3:00
2 M'Lady
4 2:46
3 Life
3 3:01
4 Fun
3 2:22
5 Sing a Simple Song
3 3:57
6 Everyday People
4 2:22
7 Stand!
3 3:07
8 I Want to Take You Higher
4 5:24
9 Don't You Call Me Nigger, Whitey
5:58
10 You Can Make It If You Try
4 3:38
11 Hot Fun in the Summertime
4 2:37
12 Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
4 4:48
13 Everybody Is a Star
3 3:01
14 Family Affair
5 3:04
15 Runnin' Away
2:54
16 (You Caught Me) Smilin'
3 2:53
17 Thank You for Talkin' to Me Africa
7:13
18 Babies Makin' Babies
3:37
19 If You Want Me to Stay
2:58
20 Que Será, Será (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
5:20

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Larry Graham (tracks 5–8, 10)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 11)
trumpet:
Cynthia Robinson (tracks 5–8, 10)
Cynthia Robinson (1969) (track 11)
drums:
Greg Errico (tracks 5–8, 10)
Greg Errico (1969) (track 11)
guitar:
Freddie Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 11)
guitar and keyboard:
Sly Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
keyboard:
Rose Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
saxophone:
Jerry Martini (tracks 5–8, 10)
Jerry Martini (1969) (track 11)
piano:
Sly Stone (1969) (track 11)
composer:
Jay Livingston (track 20)
Sly Stone (track 12)
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1–8, 10–11, 14–15, 19)
lyricist:
Ray Evans (track 20)
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1–8, 10–12, 14–15, 19)
vocals:
Rose Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
Sly Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
Larry Graham (tracks 5–8, 10)
Jerry Martini (tracks 5–8, 10)
Freddie Stone (tracks 5–8, 10)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 11)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 11)
Rose Stone (1969) (track 11)
Sly Stone (1969) (track 11)
writer:
Sylvester Stewart (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) (1969) (track 6)
publisher:
Daly City Music (track 8)
Mijac Music (tracks 1, 19)
St. Angelo Music (track 20)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 1)
Marimba by 4hero (track 7)
Star/Pointro by The Roots (track 13)
Weekends by Black Eyed Peas feat. Esthero (track 14)
You Got It by Jodeci (track 5)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 145) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 223) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 241) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 247) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 402) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Que Será, Será (track 20)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 20)
later translated versions:
Che sera (track 20)
Que será será (track 20)
Wegrennen (track 15)
世事多變化 (track 20)
recording of:
Dance to the Music (track 1)
Family Affair (track 14)
Fun (track 4)
Life (track 3)
M’lady (track 2)
Runnin’ Away (track 15)
Sing a Simple Song (1968) (track 5)
You Can Make It If You Try (1968-09-23) (track 10)
Everyday People (1969) (track 6)
Hot Fun in the Summertime (1969) (track 11)
I Want to Take You Higher (1969) (track 8)
Stand! (1969-02-27) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000025LF [info]