Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Want to Take You Higher
4 5:23
2 Everybody Is a Star
3 3:01
3 Stand!
3 3:07
4 Life
3 3:00
5 Fun
3 2:21
6 You Can Make It If You Try
4 3:39
7 Dance to the Music
4.5 3:00
8 Everyday People
4 2:22
9 Hot Fun in the Summertime
4 2:38
10 M’Lady
4 2:46
11 Sing a Simple Song
3 3:57
12 Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
4 4:49

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Larry Graham (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 9)
trumpet:
Cynthia Robinson (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Cynthia Robinson (1969) (track 9)
drums:
Greg Errico (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Greg Errico (1969) (track 9)
guitar:
Freddie Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 9)
guitar and keyboard:
Sly Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
keyboard:
Rose Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
saxophone:
Jerry Martini (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Jerry Martini (1969) (track 9)
piano:
Sly Stone (1969) (track 9)
composer:
Sly Stone (track 12)
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1, 3–11)
lyricist:
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1, 3–12)
vocals:
Larry Graham (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Jerry Martini (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Freddie Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Sly Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Rose Stone (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 9)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 9)
Rose Stone (1969) (track 9)
Sly Stone (1969) (track 9)
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 8)
publisher:
Daly City Music (track 1)
Mijac Music (track 7)
sampled by:
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 7)
Marimba by 4hero (track 3)
Star/Pointro by The Roots (track 2)
You Got It by Jodeci (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 145) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 223) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 241) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 247) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 402) (track 12)
recording of:
Dance to the Music (track 7)
Fun (track 5)
Life (track 4)
M’lady (track 10)
Sing a Simple Song (1968) (track 11)
You Can Make It If You Try (1968-09-23) (track 6)
Everyday People (1969) (track 8)
Hot Fun in the Summertime (1969) (track 9)
I Want to Take You Higher (1969) (track 1)
Stand! (1969-02-27) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000024WQ [info]