Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Birth of the Blues
Frank Sinatra 3:30
2 Because of You
Tony Bennett 2:58
3 Jezebel
Frankie Laine 3:11
4 Come on-a My House
Rosemary Clooney 1:59
5 Cry
Johnnie Ray and the Four Lads 3:04
6 You Belong to Me
Jo Stafford 3:07
7 The Yellow Rose of Texas
Mitch Miller 3:03
8 Mack the Knife
Louis Armstrong 3:23
9 Standing on the Corner
The Four Lads 2:53
10 Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)
Doris Day 2:07
11 Singing the Blues
Guy Mitchell 2:27
12 Chances Are
Johnny Mathis 3:03
13 Summertime, Summertime
The Jamies 2:01
14 Theme From "A Summer Place"
Percy Faith & His Orchestra 2:27
15 Moon River
Andy Williams 2:47
16 Bless You
Tony Orlando 2:09
17 (I Left My Heart in) San Francisco
Tony Bennett 2:51
18 Blue Velvet
Bobby Vinton 2:49
19 People
Barbra Streisand 3:42
20 Ruby Baby
Dion 2:37
21 The Monkey Time
Major Lance 2:49
22 Hey Little Cobra
The Rip Chords 2:01
23 Before and After
Chad & Jeremy 2:43
24 For Your Love
The Yardbirds 4.75 2:30
25 Down in the Boondocks
Billy Joe Royal 2:35
26 Kicks
Paul Revere and The Raiders 2:29
27 Like a Rolling Stone
Bob Dylan 4.65 6:08
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
The Byrds 3:36
2 Red Rubber Ball
The Cyrkle 2:19
3 Sunshine Superman
Donovan 3:19
4 Don't You Care
The Buckinghams 2:30
5 San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair)
Scott McKenzie 3.65 2:59
6 Carrie-Anne
The Hollies 2:57
7 Itchycoo Park
Small Faces 2:47
8 Stoned Soul Picnic
Laura Nyro 3:50
9 Time of the Season
The Zombies 4.35 3:32
10 Young Girl
Gary Puckett & The Union Gap 3:10
11 You've Made Me So Very Happy
Blood, Sweat & Tears 3:30
12 Hot Fun in the Summertime
Sly & The Family Stone 2:43
13 Evil Ways
Santana 2:58
14 Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon & Garfunkel 3.75 4:54
15 25 or 6 to 4
Chicago 2:55
16 Me and Bobby McGee
Janis Joplin 4.35 4:32
17 Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)
Looking Glass 4 3:04
18 I Can See Clearly Now
Johnny Nash 5 2:45
19 Your Mama Don't Dance
Loggins & Messina 4.35 2:51
20 I Can Help
Billy Swan 5 2:58
21 Love Train
The O’Jays 4 3:00
22 That Lady (Part One)
The Isley Brothers 5 3:15
23 Lady Marmalade
LaBelle 5 3:19
24 Shining Star
Earth, Wind & Fire 4 2:50

Credits

Medium 1

clarinet:
Barney Bigard (1955) (track 8)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 8)
drums:
Jimmy Crawford (Jazz drummer) (1951-06-06) (track 4)
Barrett Deems (1955) (track 8)
guitar:
Mundell Lowe (1951-06-06) (track 4)
bass:
Arvell Shaw (1955) (track 8)
double bass:
Frank Carroll (1951-06-06) (track 4)
piano:
Billy Kyle (1955) (track 8)
harpsichord:
Stan Freeman (1951-06-06) (track 4)
trombone:
Trummy Young (1955) (track 8)
additional writer:
Cab Calloway (track 1)
arranger:
Robert Mersey (track 15)
Heine Beau (track 1)
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (track 4)
composer:
Robert Allen (US songwriter/arranger/pianist) (track 12)
George Cory (track 17)
Graham Gouldman (track 24)
Ray Henderson (track 1)
Churchill Kohlman (track 5)
Jay Livingston (track 10)
Henry Mancini (American composer, conductor and arranger) (track 15)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 18)
Wayne Shanklin (track 3)
Kurt Weill (track 8)
Don George (track 7)
Frank Loesser (track 9)
Bernie Wayne (track 18)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 11)
Max Steiner (1959) (track 14)
Jule Styne (1963) (track 19)
Bob Dylan (1965) (track 27)
conductor:
Percy Faith (track 2)
Frank De Vol (1956-02-24) (track 10)
Robert Mersey (1962-01-04) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Frank Sinatra (track 1)
Louis Armstrong (1955) (track 8)
lyricist:
Graham Gouldman (track 24)
Churchill Kohlman (track 5)
Lee Morris (US songwriter) (track 18)
Wayne Shanklin (track 3)
Bertolt Brecht (track 8)
Lew Brown (track 1)
Douglass Cross (US songwriter) (track 17)
Buddy DeSylva (track 1)
Ray Evans (track 10)
Don George (track 7)
Frank Loesser (track 9)
Johnny Mercer (track 15)
Al Stillman (track 12)
Bernie Wayne (track 18)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 11)
Bob Merrill (songwriter, and lyricist of the hit musical Funny Girl) (1963) (track 19)
Bob Dylan (1965) (track 27)
orchestra:
Frank De Vol and His Orchestra (1956-02-24) (track 10)
producer:
Giorgio Gomelsky (track 24)
Al Ham (track 4)
Robert Mersey (track 15)
Mitch Miller (track 4)
Tom Wilson (Producer, worked with Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Zappa, VU, etc.) (1965-07-15 – 1965-07-16) (track 27)
translator:
Marc Blitzstein (1954) (track 8)
vocals:
Rosemary Clooney (1951-06-06) (track 4)
Doris Day (1956-02-24) (track 10)
Johnny Mathis (1957) (track 12)
writer:
Ross Bagdasarian (creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks) (track 4)
Arthur Hammerstein (track 2)
Pee Wee King (track 6)
Chilton Price (track 6)
William Saroyan (track 4)
Redd Stewart (track 6)
Dudley Wilkinson (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1965 –) (track 24)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 19)
Dash Music Co. Ltd. (track 17)
Domino Publishing (track 3)
Hill & Range Inc. (track 6)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 15)
St. Angelo Music (track 10)
Universal Edition (track 8)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (France) (track 4)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 4)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 4)
ミュージック・セールス (Japan, subsidiary of Shinko Music Entertainment) (track 12)
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)
Warner/Chappell (1965 – 1993) (track 27)
Special Rider Music (1993 –) (track 27)
remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
Grammy Hall of Fame (track 12)
cover recording of:
Singing the Blues (track 11)
Mack the Knife (1954 Blitzstein translation) (1955) (track 8)
Moon River (1962-01-04) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 10)
later parody versions:
Ally McBeal (track 27)
Falling Stones (track 27)
Like a Rolling Pin (track 27)
later translated versions:
Allan wia a Stan (track 27)
Che sera (track 10)
For Your Love (Japanese version) (track 24)
Jézébel (French) (track 3)
Por tu amor (track 24)
Que será será (track 10)
Wie ’ne Stein (track 27)
ピープル (track 19)
世事多變化 (track 10)
家へおいでよ (track 4)
later versions:
Kom in i mitt hus (track 4)
Theme from “A Summer Place” (with lyrics) (track 14)
part of:
Funny Girl (Broadway musical) (track 19)
The Most Happy Fella (full musical) (track 9)
recording of:
Because of You (track 2)
Birth of the Blues (track 1)
Blue Velvet (track 18)
For Your Love (track 24)
Jezebel (track 3)
People (Funny Girl) (track 19)
Standing on the Corner (The Most Happy Fella) (track 9)
Theme from “A Summer Place” (original instrumental version) (track 14)
You Belong to Me (track 6)
Cry (1951) (track 5)
Come on a’ my House (1951-06-06) (track 4)
Que Será, Será (1956-02-24) (track 10)
Chances Are (1957) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Come On a’ My House (Teresa Teng version) (track 4)
translated version of:

Medium 2

acoustic guitar:
Janis Joplin (track 16)
drumset:
Clark Pierson (track 16)
Hal Blaine (1969-11-09) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (track 16)
Chris White (UK bassist for The Zombies) (track 9)
strings:
Ernie Freeman (1969-11-09) (track 14)
Jimmie Haskell (1969-11-09) (track 14)
mellotron, organ and piano:
Rod Argent (track 9)
drums:
Hugh Grundy (track 9)
organ:
Ken Pearson (track 16)
guitar:
Paul Atkinson (track 9)
John Till (track 16)
Fred Carter, Jr. (1969-11-09) (track 14)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-09) (track 14)
bass:
Joe Osborn (1969-11-09) (track 14)
keyboard:
Larry Knechtel (1969-11-09) (track 14)
piano:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (track 16)
additional engineer:
John Fiore (track 19)
arranger:
Charles Stepney (track 24)
Earth, Wind & Fire (track 24)
background vocals:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (track 16)
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (track 16)
Ken Pearson (track 16)
Clark Pierson (track 16)
Phil Badella (track 16)
John Cooke (track 16)
Janis Joplin (track 16)
Vince Mitchell (track 16)
John Till (track 16)
co-producer:
Charles Stepney (track 24)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 9)
Kenneth Gamble (track 21)
Johnny Nash (track 18)
Billy Swan (track 20)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 3)
Clarence “Sonny” Henry (US jazz guitarist aka Sonny Henry) (track 13)
Elliot Lurie (track 17)
Laura Nyro (track 8)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 5)
Pete Seeger (1959) (track 1)
Robert Lamm (1969) (track 15)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969) (track 14)
engineer:
Roy Halee (track 14)
Phil Macy (50s-70s engineer) (track 16)
George Massenburg (track 24)
guest tambourine:
Sandra Crouch (track 16)
guest bongos and congas:
Bobbye Hall (track 16)
lead vocals:
Janis Joplin (track 16)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 9)
Johnny Nash (track 18)
Billy Swan (track 20)
Allan Clarke (of The Hollies) (track 6)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 3)
Clarence “Sonny” Henry (US jazz guitarist aka Sonny Henry) (track 13)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 21)
Elliot Lurie (track 17)
Laura Nyro (track 8)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 5)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Robert Lamm (1969) (track 15)
performer:
Full Tilt Boogie (track 16)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 5)
Rod Argent (track 9)
Kenneth Gamble (track 21)
Arthur Garfunkel (track 14)
Roy Halee (track 14)
Johnny Nash (track 18)
Ron Richards (track 6)
Paul A. Rothchild (track 16)
Allen Toussaint (track 23)
Chris White (UK bassist for The Zombies) (track 9)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 24)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 21)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 5)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 14)
recording engineer:
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-09) (track 14)
vocals:
Colin Blunstone (track 9)
Art Garfunkel (1969-11-09) (track 14)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (1969-11-09) (track 14)
writer:
Philip Bailey (track 24)
Gary Beisbier (track 4)
Bob Crewe (track 23)
Larry Dunn (track 24)
Fred Foster (track 16)
Berry Gordy, Jr. (track 11)
Tony Hicks (track 6)
James Holvay (track 4)
Ernie Isley (track 22)
Marvin Isley (track 22)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 22)
Ronald Isley (track 22)
Rudolph Isley (track 22)
Chris Jasper (track 22)
Kris Kristofferson (track 16)
Ronnie Lane (track 7)
Kenny Loggins (track 19)
Steve Marriott (English musician and songwriter) (track 7)
Jim Messina (track 19)
Graham Nash (track 6)
Kenny Nolan (track 23)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 24)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1970) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1972) (track 18)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1974) (track 23)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1975) (track 24)
publisher:
Donovan Music Ltd. (track 3)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 23)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 23)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 22)
Island Music Ltd. (track 15)
Mijac Music (track 21)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 14)
Paul Simon Music (track 14)
Tuna Fish Music (track 8)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 5)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 14)
Mainstay Music, Inc. (1968) (track 9)
additionally sampled by:
edit of:
remixes:
Love Train (Tom Moulton Mix) by The O’Jays (track 21)
sampled by:
Who’s Ya Daddy? by Necro (track 9)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 47) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 148) (track 16)
cover recording of:
Evil Ways (track 13)
Me and Bobby McGee (1970-09-25) (track 16)
is the basis for:
Hard Luck Woman (track 17)
later parody versions:
Child of God (track 24)
Lady Marmelade (track 23)
Suck And Fuck Train (track 21)
Ylihärmä (track 5)
later translated versions:
Ich und Bobby McGee (track 16)
Lady Marmalade (French version) (track 23)
Ny dag på vej (track 18)
Rhyddid Yn Ein Cân (track 16)
Toi et le soleil (track 18)
Zmizely stíny (track 18)
比翼鳥 (track 5)
熱辣辣 (track 23)
later versions:
Bobby McGee (track 16)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (track 16)
partial recording of:
That Lady (track 22)
recording of:
25 or 6 to 4 (track 15)
Carrie Anne (track 6)
Don’t You Care (track 4)
Itchycoo Park (track 7)
Lady Marmalade (track 23)
Love Train (track 21)
Shining Star (track 24)
Stoned Soul Picnic (track 8)
Sunshine Superman (track 3)
Time of the Season (track 9)
Bridge Over Troubled Water (1969-11-09) (track 14)
Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl) (1972) (track 17)
I Can Help (1974) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 5)
version of:
Who's That Lady (track 22)