Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Scatman
3 3:35
2 Scatman's World
3:43
3 Only You
3:44
4 Scatmambo
3:09
5 Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word
4:58
6 Scatmusic
3:58
7 Ichi, Ni, San, Go!
4:17
8 Everybody Jam!
3:32
9 Su Su Su Super Ki-Re-I (radio edit)
3:58
10 Pripri Scat (radio edit)
3:15
11 Jazzology
3:53
12 Let It Go
3:48
13 Mambo Jambo
3:33
14 The Chickadee Song
3:26
15 U-Turn
3:49
16 Message to You
3:37
17 (I Want to) Be Someone
3:18
18 Take Your Time
3:39
19 Song of Scatland
5:01
20 Love Me Tender (L.A. unplugged mix)
4:04

Credits

CD 1

guitar family:
Rainer Gaffrey (track 18)
additional writer:
Vera Matson (1956) (track 20)
Elvis Presley (1956) (track 20)
choir vocals:
William King III (track 7)
composer:
Antonio Nunzio Catania (tracks 1–3, 12–13, 16, 19)
Elton John (track 5)
John Larkin (tracks 1–3, 12–13, 16, 19)
Kai Matthiesen (tracks 7, 18)
Pérez Prado (track 4)
Aron Strobel (track 18)
George R. Poulton (1861) (track 20)
guest vocals:
Marion Schwaiger (tracks 7, 18)
lyricist:
Antonio Nunzio Catania (tracks 1–3, 12–13, 16, 19)
John Larkin (tracks 1–4, 7, 12–13, 16, 18–19)
Kai Matthiesen (track 7)
Aron Strobel (track 18)
Bernie Taupin (track 5)
Ken Darby (1956) (track 20)
mixer:
Kai Matthiesen (tracks 7, 18)
producer:
Antonio Nunzio Catania (tracks 1, 16)
Ingo Kays (tracks 1, 16)
Robin Masters (track 4)
Kai Matthiesen (tracks 4, 7, 18)
recording engineer:
Kai Matthiesen (tracks 7, 18)
remixer:
Robin Masters (track 4)
Kai Matthiesen (track 4)
vocals:
William King III (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Ariola Hamburg GmbH (1996) (track 16)
BMG Ariola Hamburg GmbH (1998) (track 4)
Iceberg Records (1999) (track 7)
Iceberg Records A/S (1999) (track 18)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 7)
Iceberg Publ. DK (track 7)
Peer Music (track 4)
Rouge Booze, Inc. (track 5)
Warner/Chappell (track 7)
Elvis Presley Music (1956 –) (track 20)
mixed at:
Das Studio in Bremen, Bremen, Germany (tracks 7, 18)
recorded at:
Das Studio in Bremen, Bremen, Germany (tracks 7, 18)
edit of:
edits:
mash-ups:
remix of:
remixes:
arrangements:
La parola piu difficile (translated) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Love Me Tender (track 20)
is based on:
Patricia (track 4)
later parody versions:
On est barman (track 1)
later translated versions:
Estima'm tendrament (track 20)
Mit dir leben! (track 20)
Sorry (Finnish) (track 5)
recording of:
Let It Go (track 12)
Mambo Jambo (track 13)
Message to You (track 16)
Only You (track 3)
Scatmambo (track 4)
Scatman's World (track 2)
Song of Scatland (track 19)
Take Your Time (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
I Love the 90’s (track 1)
Commentary (Best of Blue) (track 5)
version of:
Aura Lea (track 20)

Release

ASIN: JP: B00006BGOE [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q3284407 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Best of Scatman John [info]