Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You’re the Inspiration
Chicago 3:50
2 Have I Told You Lately
Rod Stewart 4:02
3 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4 5:04
4 You Are So Beautiful
Joe Cocker 4 2:44
5 Unforgettable
Natalie Cole with Nat King Cole 4.5 3:29
6 Giving You the Best That I Got
Anita Baker 4:17
7 Here and Now
Luther Vandross 5:24
8 Stuck On You
Lionel Richie 5 3:15
9 Lady
Kenny Rogers 3:56
10 Could I Have This Dance
Anne Murray 3:12
11 You Light Up My Life
Debby Boone 5 3:35
12 One in a Million You
Larry Graham 4:11
13 Wild Thing
The Troggs 2:42
14 Right Here Waiting
Richard Marx 4:05
15 Somewhere Out There
Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram 4:01
16 I’ll Always Love You
Taylor Dayne 4:33
17 You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics 5:40
18 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:53

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Aidan Mason (track 10)
strings:
Alan Broadbent (track 10)
drums:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 18)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 18)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 18)
bass:
Mike Bowden (track 10)
electric piano:
Brian Gatto (track 10)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 18)
electric guitar:
George Hebert (track 10)
percussion:
John Anderson (percussionist) (track 10)
steel guitar:
Jay Dee Maness (track 10)
piano:
Nat King Cole (track 5)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Pat Riccio, Jr. (track 10)
additional vocals:
Jennifer Holliday (track 3)
arranger:
Joseph Brooks (track 11)
associate producer:
Steve Tyrell (American producer and vocalist) (track 15)
background vocals:
Donnie Harper (track 3)
choir vocals:
composer:
Joseph Brooks (tracks 11, 11)
Bruce Fisher (track 4)
Jimmy George (songwriter) (track 16)
James Horner (track 15)
Barry Mann (track 15)
Anita Baker (track 6)
Irving Gordon (track 5)
Randy Holland (track 6)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 3)
Van Morrison (track 2)
Billy Preston (track 4)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (tracks 8–9)
Skip Scarborough (track 6)
conductor:
Alan Broadbent (track 10)
Ralph Carmichael (track 5)
engineer:
Frank Filipetti (track 3)
lead vocals:
Anne Murray (Canadian pop/country singer) (track 10)
Kenny Rogers (track 9)
lyricist:
Joseph Brooks (tracks 11, 11)
Bruce Fisher (track 4)
Jimmy George (songwriter) (track 16)
Anita Baker (track 6)
Irving Gordon (track 5)
Randy Holland (track 6)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 3)
Van Morrison (track 2)
Billy Preston (track 4)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (tracks 8–9)
Skip Scarborough (track 6)
Cynthia Weil (track 15)
mixer:
George Massenburg (track 15)
Eric Prestidge (track 10)
performer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 3)
producer:
Peter Asher (track 15)
Joseph Brooks (track 11)
Bernard Edwards (track 2)
Lee Gillette (track 5)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 18)
Quin Ivy (track 18)
Jim Ed Norman (track 10)
Rod Stewart (track 2)
recording engineer:
Ken Friesen (track 10)
Allen Sides (track 15)
vocals:
James Ingram (track 15)
Linda Ronstadt (track 15)
Nat King Cole (1961) (track 5)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 18)
writer:
Sam Dees (track 12)
David L. Elliott (track 7)
Wayland Holyfield (track 10)
Bob House (songwriter) (track 10)
Calvin Lewis (track 18)
Terry Steele (track 7)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 18)
Peter Cetera (1984) (track 1)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (1984) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 18)
Liberty Records, Inc. (1980) (track 9)
Motown Records (1983) (track 8)
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1986) (track 15)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1991) (track 2)
Warner Music International Inc. (not for release label use! Warner Music Group's global recorded music division managing over 50 countries) (1995) (track 2)
publisher:
Bourne Co. (track 5)
Brockman Music (track 9)
Curb Songs (tracks 11, 11)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 15)
Mijac Music (track 18)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 15)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 10–11, 11)
Warner/Chappell (track 18)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 3)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1966 –) (track 18)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 3)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 18)
remixes:
sampled by:
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 18)
arrangements:
Adesso (translated) (track 3)
cover recording of:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Heb ik ooit gezegd (track 2)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 3)
Tien selvemmin nään (tracks 11, 11)
Yksin (Lionel Richie cover) (track 9)
part of:
An American Tail (1986 animated film) (track 15)
recording of:
Here and Now (track 7)
Lady (track 9)
Somewhere Out There (An American Tail) (track 15)
Stuck on You (track 8)
Unforgettable (1961) (track 5)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 18)
You’re the Inspiration (1984) (track 1)