Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Air That I Breathe
The Hollies 4:12
2 Tie a Yellow Ribbon 'round the Ole Oak Tree
Tony Orlando & Dawn 3:27
3 Always on My Mind
Willie Nelson 5 3:33
4 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 5 4:47
5 Whenever I Call You "Friend"
Kenny Loggins & Stevie Nicks 5 4:03
6 I'll Never Love This Way Again
Dionne Warwick 3:30
7 You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
Lou Rawls 4:28
8 Without You
Harry Nilsson 4.65 3:23
9 After the Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 4:35
10 I Will Always Love You
Whitney Houston 3.5 4:32
11 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad
Meat Loaf 4.2 5:25
12 Longer
Dan Fogelberg 3.5 3:17
13 Here and Now
Luther Vandross 5:25
14 Heartbreaker
Dionne Warwick 4:20
15 You Don't Have to Be a Star (To Be in My Show)
Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. 4:40
16 When Will I See You Again
The Three Degrees 2:39
17 All Out of Love
Air Supply 4:02
18 Through the Eyes of Love
Melissa Manchester 4:13
19 Time After Time
Cyndi Lauper 4.5 4:01
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 If You Leave Me Now
Chicago 4.75 3:54
2 More Than I Can Say
Leo Sayer 3:41
3 She's Gone
Hall & Oates 4.5 3:28
4 You're So Vain
Carly Simon 5 4:17
5 Can't Take My Eyes Off You
Frankie Valli 3:24
6 I'd Really Love to See You Tonight
England Dan & John Ford Coley 2:38
7 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4 5:01
8 You Make Loving Fun
Fleetwood Mac 3.65 3:34
9 Always
Atlantic Starr 4:47
10 How Much I Feel
Ambrosia 5 4:44
11 We May Never Pass This Way (Again)
Seals & Crofts 4:18
12 Have You Never Been Mellow
Olivia Newton‐John 3:34
13 Laughter in the Rain
Neil Sedaka 2:46
14 Make It With You
Bread 5 3:16
15 Precious and Few
Climax 5 2:48
16 Wedding Song (There Is Love)
Noel Paul Stookey 3:48
17 You Light Up My Life
Debby Boone 5 3:40
18 Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
Christopher Cross 5 3:55
19 Dance With Me
Orleans 3:20
20 When I Need You
Leo Sayer 4:09
21 Colour My World
Chicago 3:01
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Your Song
Elton John 3.55 4:04
2 Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going to)
Diana Ross 3:26
3 Times of Your Life
Paul Anka 3:17
4 You and Me Against the World
Helen Reddy 3:14
5 Through the Years
Kenny Rogers 4:22
6 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 3 3:39
7 Lovin' You
Minnie Riperton 3:25
8 Annie's Song
John Denver 4 3:02
9 We're All Alone
Rita Coolidge 3:42
10 Being With You
Smokey Robinson 4:01
11 Danny's Song
Anne Murray 3:07
12 I Believe in You and Me
Four Tops 4:02
13 Do That to Me One More Time
Captain & Tennille 4:15
14 On and On
Stephen Bishop 3:00
15 Sometimes When We Touch
Dan Hill 3:33
16 After the Lovin'
Engelbert Humperdinck 3:55
17 Hearts
Marty Balin 4:34
18 I Honestly Love You
Olivia Newton‐John 3:40
19 You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics 4:16
20 Lady
Kenny Rogers 3:51
21 You're My World
Helen Reddy 2:46
22 You Are So Beautiful
Joe Cocker 4 2:44

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
John Uribe (1971-06) (track 8)
bass guitar:
Klaus Voormann (1971-06) (track 8)
strings arranger:
Kenny Ascher (track 11)
drums:
John Wilcox (track 11)
Jim Keltner (1971-06) (track 8)
synthesizer:
Roger Powell (US musician, programmer, and columnist, band "Utopia") (track 11)
bass:
Kasim Sultan (track 11)
brass and strings arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (track 8)
piano:
Roy Bittan (track 11)
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (1971-06) (track 8)
harp:
Gayle Levant (track 12)
guitar family:
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
flugelhorn:
Jerry Hey (track 12)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 19)
Rod O'Brien (track 19)
arranger:
Jim Steinman (track 11)
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 19)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 19)
background vocals:
Rory Dodd (track 11)
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
composer:
Dan Fogelberg (track 12)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Marvin Hamlisch (track 18)
Jim Steinman (track 11)
Dolly Parton (tracks 10, 10)
conductor:
Paul Buckmaster (track 8)
engineer:
Jeff Guercio (track 12)
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
William Wittman (track 19)
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 19)
Meat Loaf (track 11)
lyricist:
Dan Fogelberg (track 12)
Jim Steinman (track 11)
Dolly Parton (tracks 10, 10)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 18)
mixer:
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track 12)
producer:
Rick Chertoff (track 19)
Kenneth Gamble (track 4)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 4)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 8)
Todd Rundgren (track 11)
vocals:
Sheila Ferguson (track 16)
Valerie Holiday (track 16)
Willie Nelson (track 3)
Fayette Pinkney (track 16)
Lou Rawls (track 7)
Harry Nilsson (US singer-songwriter) (1971-06) (track 8)
writer:
Lawrence Russell Brown (lyricist) (track 2)
Bill Champlin (track 9)
Johnny Christopher (Guitarist) (track 3)
Clive Davis (track 17)
David L. Elliott (track 13)
Tom Evans (UK guitarist for Badfinger) (track 8)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 9)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 4, 7, 16)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Maurice Gibb (track 14)
Robin Gibb (track 14)
Cary Gilbert (track 4)
Jay Graydon (track 9)
Pete Ham (track 8)
Albert Hammond (track 1)
Mike Hazlewood (track 1)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 4, 7, 16)
Rob Hyman (track 19)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 3)
Cyndi Lauper (track 19)
Irwin Levine (track 2)
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 17)
Terry Steele (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1973) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 11)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1983) (track 19)
publisher:
April Music Inc. (track 1)
Bike Music (track 3)
Budde Songs Inc. (track 3)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 10, 10)
Dub Notes Music (track 19)
Human Boy Music (track 19)
Lovolar Music (track 3)
Owepar Publishing Inc. (tracks 10, 10)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 19)
Rose Bridge Music (track 3)
Sebanine Music (track 3)
Velvet Apple Music (tracks 10, 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 19)
Warner Bros. Music (track 8)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 16, 19)
Warner/Chappell (track 16)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 19)
recorded at:
edit of:
When Will I See You Again (Ferguson, Holiday, Pinkney) by The Three Degrees (track 16)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Make Me Wanna by Girl Talk (track 19)
arrangements:
Per chi (translated) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Always on My Mind (track 3)
Without You (1971) (track 8)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Accroche un ruban (track 2)
Dej zpátky čas (track 19)
L'Amore sei tu (tracks 10, 10)
Var inte rädd (track 19)
When Will I See You Again (Japanese version) (track 16)
Wie mei Herzschlag (track 3)
Wie my Härzschlag (track 3)
小風波 (Cantonese version of All Out of Love) (track 17)
常在我心間 (track 3)
幾時再見 (track 16)
later versions:
Heartbreaker (Jill Dreski version) (track 14)
Through the Eyes of Love (Barbra Streisand's Back to Brooklyn version) (track 18)
recording of:
Here and Now (track 13)
Longer (track 12)
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 4)
Through the Eyes of Love (Ice Castles, theme) (track 18)
Time After Time (track 19)
All Out of Love (1980) (track 17)
Heartbreaker (Dionne Warwick song) (1982) (track 14)

CD 2

drumset:
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
strings arranger:
Carly Simon (track 4)
drums:
Jeff Porcaro (track 20)
drums and percussion:
Mick Fleetwood (track 8)
synthesizer:
James Newton Howard (track 20)
synthesizer arranger:
James Newton Howard (track 20)
guitar:
Dean Parks (track 20)
Jimmy Ryan (American guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
bass:
John McVie (track 8)
Willie Weeks (US bass player) (track 20)
Klaus Voorman (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
electric piano:
Michael Omartian (track 20)
percussion:
Richard Perry (producer) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Christine McVie (track 8)
saxophone:
George Palisky, Jr. (track 20)
piano:
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
guitar family:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 8)
additional producer:
Richard Dashut (track 8)
Ken Caillat (track 8)
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 8)
additional vocals:
Jennifer Holliday (track 7)
arranger:
Joseph Brooks (track 17)
John Fiddy (track 12)
Gene Page (track 9)
assistant engineer:
Dana Latham (track 20)
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 8)
background vocals:
Donnie Harper (track 7)
Mick Jagger (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
choir vocals:
composer:
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 14)
John Hall (US guitarist/vocalist for Orleans, later US congressman) (track 19)
Walter Nims (track 15)
Carly Simon (track 4)
Joseph Brooks (tracks 17, 17)
John Farrar (track 12)
Daryl Hall (track 3)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 7)
Parker McGee (track 6)
Christine McVie (track 8)
John Oates (track 3)
James Pankow (1969) (track 21)
Peter Cetera (1976) (track 1)
conductor:
Gene Page (track 9)
engineer:
Richard Dashut (track 8)
Ken Caillat (track 8)
Tony Clark (Engineer, Abbey Road) (track 12)
Frank Filipetti (track 7)
Alan Rouse (track 12)
Rory Young (track 9)
lead vocals:
Peter Cetera (track 1)
Terry Kath (track 21)
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
lyricist:
Walter Nims (track 15)
Carly Simon (track 4)
Joseph Brooks (tracks 17, 17)
Peter Cetera (track 1)
John Farrar (track 12)
Daryl Hall (track 3)
Johanna Hall (track 19)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 7)
Parker McGee (track 6)
Christine McVie (track 8)
John Oates (track 3)
James Pankow (track 21)
orchestrator:
Paul Buckmaster (track 4)
performer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 7)
producer:
Richard Dashut (track 8)
Fleetwood Mac (track 8)
David Lewis (Member of Atlantic Starr) (track 9)
Wayne Lewis (track 9)
Richard Perry (producer) (tracks 4, 20)
Joseph Brooks (track 17)
Ken Caillat (track 8)
John Farrar (track 12)
recording engineer:
Howard Steele (track 20)
solo flute:
Walter Parazaider (track 21)
vocals:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 8)
Christine McVie (track 8)
Stevie Nicks (track 8)
Leo Sayer (track 20)
writer:
Peter Allen (track 18)
Jerry Allison (track 2)
Burt Bacharach (track 18)
Bob Crewe (track 5)
Christopher Cross (track 18)
Sonny Curtis (track 2)
Bob Gaudio (track 5)
Albert Hammond (track 20)
David Lewis (Member of Atlantic Starr) (track 9)
Jonathan Lewis (Member of Atlantic Starr) (track 9)
Wayne Lewis (track 9)
David Pack (track 10)
Carole Bayer Sager (tracks 18, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
Elektra Records (not for release label use! please use its imprint "Elektra" instead) (1972) (track 4)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1976) (track 1)
Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1978) (track 4)
Warner Bros. (holding: File NO Releases) (2004) (track 8)
publisher:
Curb Songs (tracks 17, 17)
C’est Music (track 4)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 5)
Island Music Ltd. (track 1)
Jambuck Music Ltd. (track 12)
John Farrar Music (track 12)
Siren Songs (track 19)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 17, 17)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 20)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 7)
Seasons Four Music (1967) (track 5)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 7)
recorded at:
Trident Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
edits:
Always (7″ single) by Atlantic Starr (track 9)
remixes:
sampled by:
Don't Go by DJ Kaos (track 1)
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 7)
Soft by Lemon Jelly (track 1)
arrangements:
Adesso (translated) (track 7)
cover recording of:
When I Need You (track 20)
later parody versions:
You're So Plain (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
DANCE WITH ME (track 19)
Kiedy tęsknię (track 20)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 7)
När jag ser dig (track 20)
Om du lämnar mej (track 1)
Om du skulle gå (track 1)
Tien selvemmin nään (tracks 17, 17)
そよ風の誘惑 (track 12)
君の瞳に恋してる (Ren Takayanagi translation) (track 5)
君の瞳に恋してる (Aya Maki translation) (track 5)
最佳男主角 (track 4)
樣樣做到好 (track 18)
later versions:
C'est la nuit (track 19)
part of:
recording of:
Always (Atlantic Starr song) (track 9)
Dance With Me (track 19)
How Much I Feel (track 10)
Make It With You (track 14)
Precious & Few (track 15)
She's Gone (track 3)
Colour My World (Chicago song) (1969-08) (track 21)
You’re So Vain (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 4)
If You Leave Me Now (1976) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

acoustic guitar:
Frank Clark (Guitar/bassist) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Dave Richmond (track 1)
drums:
Barry Morgan (English drummer) (track 1)
guitar:
Colin Green (track 1)
piano:
Elton John (track 1)
12 string guitar:
Clive Hicks (track 1)
arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (track 1)
Lee Holdridge (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Ira Leslie (track 13)
Wayne Neuendorf (track 13)
assistant producer:
Kris O'Connor (track 8)
composer:
Jesse Barish (track 17)
Steve Dorff (Composer) (track 5)
Bruce Fisher (track 22)
Elton John (track 1)
Barry Mann (track 15)
Michael Masser (track 2)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (track 3)
Billy Preston (track 22)
Smokey Robinson (track 10)
John Denver (track 8)
Kenny Loggins (track 11)
Marty Panzer (track 5)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (tracks 6, 20)
Toni Tennille (track 13)
conductor:
Paul Buckmaster (track 1)
Lee Holdridge (track 8)
engineer:
Mickey Crofford (track 8)
Roger Young (engineer) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 1)
John Denver (track 8)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (track 6)
Kenny Rogers (tracks 5, 20)
lyricist:
Jesse Barish (track 17)
Steve Dorff (Composer) (track 5)
Bruce Fisher (track 22)
Billy Preston (track 22)
John Denver (track 8)
Gerry Goffin (track 2)
Dan Hill (Canadian singer/songwriter) (track 15)
Kenny Loggins (track 11)
Marty Panzer (track 5)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (track 20)
Bernie Taupin (track 1)
Toni Tennille (track 13)
mixer:
Roger Young (engineer) (track 13)
producer:
Daryl Dragon (track 13)
Gus Dudgeon (track 1)
Milt Okun (track 8)
writer:
Kenny Ascher (track 4)
Thom Bell (track 19)
Stephen Bishop (American singer-songwriter) (track 14)
Linda Creed (track 19)
Minnie Riperton (track 7)
Richard Rudolph (track 7)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (track 4)
Lionel Richie, Jr. (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
RCA Corporation (formerly Radio Corporation of America till late 1960s, became BMG Music in 1986) (1974) (track 8)
Liberty Records, Inc. (1980) (track 20)
publisher:
Brockman Music (track 20)
Gnossos Music (track 11)
Jobete Music (track 6)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Big Things (album version) by Nas (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 136) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Danny’s Song (track 11)
later translated versions:
Kun minuun kosketat (track 15)
Lovin’ You (Japanese version) (track 7)
När vi rör varann (track 15)
Sinun laulusi (track 1)
Tu canción (track 1)
Yksin (Lionel Richie cover) (track 20)
ハート悲しく (track 17)
莫彷徨 (track 15)
recording of:
Annie’s Song (track 8)
Being With You (track 10)
Hearts (track 17)
Lady (track 20)
Lovin’ You (track 7)
On and On (track 14)
Three Times a Lady (track 6)
Through the Years (track 5)
Times of Your Life (track 3)
Your Song (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 6)