Tracklist

CD 1: Pop
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Babe
Take That 4:52
2 Every Time
Freiheit 3:36
3 Je m'appelle Helene
Hélène 3:48
4 4-3-1943
Lucio Dalla 5 3:41
5 L'heure du jazz
Patricia Kaas 4:20
6 What's Another Year
Johnny Logan 3:03
7 Seasons in the Sun
Terry Jacks 3:29
8 Softly Whispering I Love You
Paul Young 3:44
9 The Long and Winding Road
Barbara Dickson 3:22
10 It's a Crime
Sade 6:13
11 Heal the Pain
George Michael 2.5 4:39
12 Four Letter Word
Kim Wilde 2 4:02
13 Don't Cry Out Loud
Melissa Manchester 3:47
14 Good Enough
Bobby Brown 4:08
15 Tears on My Pillow
Johnny Nash 3:18
16 Telephone Line
Electric Light Orchestra 4:20
17 Hey There Lonely Girl
Eddie Holman 5 3:33
18 I Will Always Love You
Dolly Parton 3 2:55
19 How 'Bout Us
Champaign 4:09
CD 2: Rock
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Thin Line Between Love and Hate
The Pretenders 3:19
2 Amanda
Boston 3:34
3 Longer
Dan Fogelberg 3.5 3:13
4 Spanish Guitar
Gary Moore 3:43
5 Born to Touch Your Feelings
Scorpions 4:43
6 Until the End of Time
Foreigner 4:50
7 Sea of Love
Iggy Pop 3:38
8 Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm
Crash Test Dummies 3:15
9 Perfect Day
Lou Reed 3:32
10 White Bird
It's a Beautiful Day 5:04
11 Tuesday's Gone
Lynyrd Skynyrd 4:13
12 These Eyes
The Guess Who 2 3:44
13 Keep on Loving You
REO Speedwagon 4.15 3:22
14 I Love You Much Too Much
Santana 3:00
15 Sylvia's Mother
Dr. Hook 3:28
16 Julia
Pavlov’s Dog 3:11
17 The Power of Love
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3:59
18 Fallen Angel
Meat Loaf 3:21
19 I Love the Night
Blue Öyster Cult 4:13
20 European Female
The Stranglers 3:31
CD 3: Jazz
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mountain Dance (main Theme From Falling in Love)
Dave Grusin 5:05
2 Eyes of Wonder
Kim Pensyl 4:01
3 Even Song
Yellowjackets 5:54
4 Cuanto vuelva a tu lado
Gato Barbieri 5:29
5 Coracao Vagabundo
Toots Thielemans 4:25
6 The More I See You
John Pizzarelli 4:43
7 Samba pa ti
Ottmar Liebert 4:14
8 Night and Day
Dionne Warwick 4:13
9 Ligia
Stan Getz & João Gilberto 5:20
10 You Go to My Head
Lennie Tristano 4:03
11 'round Midnight
Betty Carter 3:17
12 Tweedle Dee
LaVern Baker 3:09
13 Our Day Will Come
Jimmy Scott 3:48
14 Blue Moon
Lionel Hampton 3:10
15 Don't Explain
Billie Holiday 2:55
16 Time After Time
Miles Davis 3:32
17 Sometimes in Winter
Blood, Sweat & Tears 3:10
18 My Favorite Things
John Coltrane 4:14
CD 4: Soul
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Under the Boardwalk
The Drifters 2:42
2 I Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:33
3 I've Got Dreams to Remember
Otis Redding 2:55
4 A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
The Persuaders 3:23
5 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:52
6 When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Sam & Dave 3:16
7 B-A-B-Y
Carla Thomas 5 2:55
8 634-5789
Wilson Pickett 2:58
9 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Aretha Franklin 3.5 2:46
10 Save the Last Dance for Me
The Drifters 2:35
11 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 4.6 2:55
12 Unforgetable
Aretha Franklin 4 3:41
13 Could It Be I'm Falling in Love
The Spinners 5 4:13
14 (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:40
15 The Right Time
Ray Charles 5 3:27
16 Rainy Night in Georgia
Brook Benton 3:51
17 Sweet Thing
Rufus & Chaka Khan 3:19
18 If You Asked Me
Patti LaBelle 3:22
19 You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
Lou Rawls 3:58
20 Kiss and Say Goodbye
The Manhattans 3:13
21 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 3:59
22 That's the Way Love Is
The Commitments 3:23
23 Fire
The Pointer Sisters 2:56

Credits

CD 1: Pop

fiddle:
Johnny Gimble (1973-06) (track 18)
Mack Magaha (Bluegrass Fiddler) (1973-06) (track 18)
drums:
Jim Keltner (track 13)
Ralph Gallant (1973-06) (track 18)
guitar:
Dennis Budimir (track 13)
Jimmy Colvard (1973-06) (track 18)
Dave Kirby (American session guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1973-06) (track 18)
Dolly Parton (1973-06) (track 18)
bass:
David Hungate (track 13)
Bobby Dyson (1973-06) (track 18)
banjo:
Bobby Thompson (guitar & banjo player) (1973-06) (track 18)
Buck Trent (1973-06) (track 18)
steel guitar:
Stu Basore (1973-06) (track 18)
piano:
Bill Payne (track 13)
arranger:
Barry Fasman (track 13)
background vocals:
Joe Babcock (1973-06) (track 18)
Dolores Edgin (1973-06) (track 18)
June Page (1973-06) (track 18)
Hurshel Wiginton (1973-06) (track 18)
composer:
Gary Barlow (track 1)
Jacques Brel (track 7)
Leon Carr (track 17)
Lucio Dalla (track 4)
Jeff Lynne (track 16)
George Michael (track 11)
Gérard Salesses (track 3)
Dana Walden (track 19)
Dolly Parton (track 18)
Peter B. Allen (1976) (tracks 13, 13)
engineer:
Tom Pick (track 18)
lead vocals:
Melissa Manchester (track 13)
lyricist:
Jeff Lynne (track 16)
George Michael (track 11)
Dana Walden (track 19)
Paola Pallottino (track 4)
Dolly Parton (track 18)
Earl S. Shuman (track 17)
Rod McKuen (track 7)
Carole Bayer Sager (1976) (tracks 13, 13)
producer:
Bob Ferguson (track 18)
Warne Livesey (track 8)
Tony Swain (track 12)
translator:
Rod McKuen (track 7)
vocals:
Dolly Parton (1973-06) (track 18)
writer:
Babyface (R&B musician Kenny Edmonds) (track 14)
Roger Cook (track 8)
Roger Greenaway (track 8)
Shay Healy (Irish songwriter) (track 6)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 9)
Paul McCartney (track 9)
L.A. Reid (track 14)
Daryl Simmons (track 14)
Marty Wilde (track 12)
Ricky Wilde (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 18)
publisher:
Begonia Melodies Inc. (tracks 13, 13)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 1)
Irving Music (BMI) (tracks 13, 13)
Maclen Music Ltd. (track 9)
Velvet Apple Music (track 18)
Woolnough Music (tracks 13, 13)
Green Skirt Music (1992) (track 14)
Kear Music (1992) (track 14)
recorded at:
RCA Studio B (Nashville, TN) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1973-06) (track 18)
later releases:
Babe by Take That (track 1)
cover recording of:
How ’bout Us (track 19)
Seasons in the Sun (track 7)
is the basis for:
Футбол (track 7)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
L'Amore sei tu (track 18)
Minha Historia (track 4)
Ovensuu (track 9)
あなたしか見えない (Keisuke Yamakawa translation) (tracks 13, 13)
あなたしか見えない (Rei Nakanishi translation) (tracks 13, 13)
recording of:
4/3/1943 (track 4)
Babe (Take That song) (track 1)
Four Letter Word (track 12)
Good Enough (track 14)
Heal the Pain (track 11)
Telephone Line (track 16)
I Will Always Love You (1973-06) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
The Beatles Concerto: 3rd Movement: Presto (Can't Buy Me Love / The Long and Winding Road) (track 9)
translated version of:
Le Moribond (track 7)

CD 2: Rock

harp:
Gayle Levant (track 3)
flugelhorn:
Jerry Hey (track 3)
audio engineer:
David Greene (engineer recording, mixing) (track 12)
Elliot Scheiner (track 12)
composer:
Kevin Cronin (track 13)
Dan Fogelberg (track 3)
Dave Greenfield (track 20)
George Khoury (track 7)
Lou Reed (track 9)
Rudolf Schenker (track 5)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 20)
Hugh Cornwell (track 20)
Philip Baptiste (track 7)
Shel Silverstein (track 15)
engineer:
Jeff Guercio (track 3)
lyricist:
Kevin Cronin (track 13)
Dan Fogelberg (track 3)
Dave Greenfield (track 20)
Lou Reed (track 9)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 20)
Hugh Cornwell (track 20)
Klaus Meine (track 5)
Philip Baptiste (track 7)
Shel Silverstein (track 15)
mixer:
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track 3)
producer:
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 7)
Jack Richardson (track 12)
writer:
Randall Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 12)
Burton Cummings (track 12)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Holly Johnson (track 17)
Brian Nash (track 17)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
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) (1980) (track 13)
publisher:
EMI Music Ltd. (track 9)
Perfect Songs (track 17)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 17)
Plugshaft Ltd. (track 20)
sampled by:
The Art of Noise by Cee-Lo Green feat. Pharrell (track 12)
cover recording of:
Sea of Love (Phil Phillips song) (track 7)
later parody versions:
Keep on Loving Ruth (track 13)
later translated versions:
Sylvian äiti (track 15)
ים האהבה (track 7)
later versions:
recording of:
Keep On Loving You (track 13)
Longer (track 3)
Perfect Day (track 9)
Sylvia’s Mother (track 15)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 17)
These Eyes (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3: Jazz

drums and percussion:
Bobby Colomby (track 17)
recorder and trombone:
Jerry Hyman (trombone player) (track 17)
flute, organ, piano and trombone:
Dick Halligan (track 17)
guitar and harmonica:
Steve Katz (track 17)
bass:
Jim Fielder (Bassist with Blood, Sweat & Tears) (track 17)
alto saxophone and piano:
Fred Lipsius (track 17)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Lew Soloff (track 17)
Chuck Winfield (track 17)
arranger:
Dick Halligan (track 17)
composer:
Steve Katz (track 17)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 8)
engineer:
Fred Catero (track 17)
Roy Halee (track 17)
lead vocals:
Steve Katz (track 17)
lyricist:
Steve Katz (track 17)
Cole Porter (1932) (track 8)
producer:
vocals:
Bobby Colomby (track 17)
Dick Halligan (track 17)
writer:
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 15)
Billie Holiday (track 15)
Rob Hyman (track 16)
Cyndi Lauper (track 16)
publisher:
Dub Notes Music (track 16)
Harms, Inc. (track 8)
Human Boy Music (track 16)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 15)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (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 16)
cover recording of:
Night and Day (Cole Porter song) (track 8)
instrumental cover recording of:
Time After Time (track 16)
later translated versions:
Dej zpátky čas (track 16)
Tout le jour, toute la nuit (Night and Day; du film "Joyeuse divorcée") (track 8)
Tyst nu (track 15)
Var inte rädd (track 16)
part of:
Gay Divorce (track 8)
recording of:
Don’t Explain (track 15)
Sometimes in Winter (track 17)

CD 4: Soul

bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
trumpet:
Marcus Belgrave (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Lee "Ricky" Harper" (trumpet) (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
drums:
Milt Turner (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 2)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 5)
guitar:
Billy Davis (guitarist for The Drifters) (track 1)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 2)
bass:
Edgar Willis (bass) (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 2)
electric piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1958-10-28) (track 15)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 5)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 2)
baritone saxophone [baritone sax]:
Bennie "Hank" Crawford (1958-10-28) (track 15)
additional writer:
Jerry Wexler (track 9)
arranger:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 15)
background vocals:
The Raelettes (1958-10-28) (track 15)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 2)
baritone vocals:
Gene Pearson (track 1)
bass vocals:
Winifred Terry (track 1)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 2)
Irving Gordon (track 12)
Isaac Hayes (track 6)
Lew Herman (track 15)
Carole King (track 9)
Winfred Lovett (track 20)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 6)
Otis Redding (track 14)
Steve Cropper (track 14)
lead vocals:
Johnny Moore (soul/rnb vocalist for The Drifters) (track 1)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 2)
lyricist:
Irving Gordon (track 12)
Winfred Lovett (track 20)
Otis Redding (track 14)
Steve Cropper (track 14)
Hal David (track 2)
Gerry Goffin (track 9)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
producer:
Ahmet Ertegun (track 15)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 5)
Quin Ivy (track 5)
Robert Mersey (track 12)
Jerry Wexler (track 15)
Steve Cropper (track 14)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 11)
solo alto saxophone [alto sax]:
David “Fathead” Newman (1958-10-28) (track 15)
tenor vocals:
Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) (track 1)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (track 12)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Margie Hendrix (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 11)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 5)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
writer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 21)
Cary Gilbert (track 21)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 21)
Ben E. King (track 11)
Jerry Leiber (track 11)
Calvin Lewis (track 5)
Tony Maiden (track 17)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 7)
Otis Redding (track 3)
Zelma Redding (track 3)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 1)
Joe Rock (US songwriter/band manager) (track 3)
Melvin Steals (track 13)
Mervin Steals (track 13)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 5)
Kenny Young (track 1)
Mike Stoller (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (tracks 5, 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) (1964) (track 12)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 1)
Bourne Co. (track 12)
Casa David Music (track 2)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 20)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 11)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 11)
Melodie der Welt (track 11)
Mijac Music (track 5)
TM Music Ltd. (track 1)
Trio Music (track 11)
Trio Music Company (track 1)
Unichappell Music (track 11)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1958-10-28) (track 15)
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 5)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 11)
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 2)
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 14)
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Unforgettable (track 12)
Night Time Is the Right Time (1958-10-28) (track 15)
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Bajo la rambla (track 1)
Bleib bei mir (track 11)
Dunde ar Aare (track 1)
Pregherò (track 11)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 11)
Stand by Me (track 11)
你是我的女人 (track 1)
緊靠一起 (track 11)
later versions:
recording of:
B-A-B-Y (track 7)
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 21)
Sweet Thing (track 17)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 11)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 5)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 14)
referred to in medleys: