Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In
5 4:50
2 Stoned Soul Picnic
3:29
3 Up-Up and Away
2:40
4 One Less Bell to Answer
3:31
5 Sweet Blindness
3:25
6 Puppet Man
2:59
7 If I Could Reach You
3:09
8 Go Where You Wanna Go
2:25
9 The Worst That Could Happen (Medley)
5:12
10 Paper Cup
2:45
11 (Last Night) I Didn't Get to Sleep at All
2 3:12
12 Blowing Away
2:32
13 The Girls' Song
3:44
14 Carpet Man
3:06
15 Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes
4:12
16 Ashes to Ashes
3:53
17 Save the Country
2:41
18 California Soul
3:15
19 Never My Love
3:58
20 Workin' on a Groovy Thing
3:11
21 Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye
3:34

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
Marty Paich (track 3)
drums:
Hal Blaine (tracks 1–5, 11, 15, 17–18, 20)
bass:
Joe Osborne (tracks 1–5, 11, 15, 17–18, 20)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (tracks 1–2, 5, 18, 20)
horn arranger:
Marty Paich (track 3)
arranger:
Bones Howe (tracks 1, 1, 11, 15, 20)
Jim Webb (track 3)
Bob Alcivar (tracks 1, 1, 15, 20)
Bill Holman (tracks 1, 1, 11, 15, 20)
assistant engineer:
Ed Barton (engineer) (track 11)
Larry Cox (engineered Red Octopus by Jefferson Starship) (tracks 4, 15, 17)
Johnny Golden (mastering engineer) (tracks 4, 11, 15, 17)
Rik Pekkonen (tracks 4, 15, 17)
assistant producer:
Ann McClelland (tracks 1, 20)
Johnny Golden (mastering engineer) (track 15)
background vocals:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 15)
Florence LaRue (track 15)
Marilyn McCoo (track 15)
Lamonte McLemore (track 15)
Ron Townson (track 15)
composer:
Dorothea Joyce (track 15)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (tracks 1, 1)
Neil Sedaka (track 20)
Jim Webb (tracks 3, 9)
John D. Loudermilk (track 21)
Tony Macaulay (track 11)
Laura Nyro (tracks 2, 5, 9, 17)
Burt Bacharach (1967) (track 4)
conductor:
Jim Webb (track 3)
engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks 1–5, 15, 17–18, 20)
lyricist:
Dorothea Joyce (track 15)
Jim Webb (tracks 3, 9)
Roger Atkins (track 20)
John D. Loudermilk (track 21)
Tony Macaulay (track 11)
Laura Nyro (tracks 2, 5, 9, 17)
James Rado (tracks 1, 1)
Gerome Ragni (tracks 1, 1)
Hal David (1967) (track 4)
performer:
Billy Davis, Jr. (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 17–18, 20)
Florence LaRue (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 17–18, 20)
Marilyn McCoo (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 17–18, 20)
Lamonte McLemore (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 17–18, 20)
Ron Townson (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 17–18, 20)
producer:
Marc Gordon (soul songwriter, producer, and manager) (track 3)
Bones Howe (tracks 1, 4, 11, 15, 17, 20)
Johnny Rivers (track 3)
solo vocals:
Marilyn McCoo (tracks 11, 15)
Marilyn McCoo Davis (1970) (track 4)
sound engineer:
Bones Howe (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 11, 17–18, 20)
vocals:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 11)
Florence LaRue (track 11)
Lamonte McLemore (track 11)
Ron Townson (track 11)
vocals arranger:
Bob Alcivar (tracks 1, 20)
writer:
Dick Addrisi (track 19)
Don Addrisi (track 19)
Nickolas Ashford (track 18)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 1)
Valerie Simpson (track 18)
James Rado (track 1)
Gerome Ragni (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Bell Records (50s-70s US/UK pop, later became Arista) (1972) (track 11)
publisher:
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 2, 5, 9, 17)
Johnny Rivers Music (tracks 3, 9)
Tuna Fish Music (tracks 2, 5, 9)
engineered at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
Sound Recorders, Hollywood (founded by Armin Steiner, 1965-1971) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 3)
music videos:
sampled by:
Hot Ride by The Prodigy feat. Juliette Lewis (track 3)
cover recording of:
California Soul (track 18)
Never My Love (track 19)
Save the Country (track 17)
Stoned Soul Picnic (track 2)
Sweet Blindness (track 5)
One Less Bell to Answer (1970) (track 4)
later translated versions:
Auf, auf und davon (track 3)
NEVER MY LOVE (Japanese version) (track 19)
Wasserkopf (track 1)
medley including a recording of:
Wedding Bell Blues (track 9)
Aquarius (from “Hair”) (track 1)
medley of:
Aquarius (from “Hair”) (track 1)
part of:
Hair (1967 musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Up, Up and Away (track 3)
referred to in medleys: