Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 More Than a Feeling
Boston 3:30
2 Black Betty
Ram Jam 3.75 3:59
3 Eye of the Tiger
Survivor 3:49
4 Barracuda
Heart 3:29
5 The Battle Rages On
Deep Purple 5:56
6 Hold the Line
Toto 3:57
7 Mr. Tambourine Man
The Byrds 2:27
8 Albatross
Fleetwood Mac 4.25 3:10
9 Queen of California
John Mayer 4:10
10 Grace
Jeff Buckley 5:24
11 Johnny B. Goode
Johnny Winter 5 2:45
12 Ma-Ma-Ma Belle
Electric Light Orchestra 3:56
13 Roll Away the Stone
Mott the Hoople 3:15
14 Little Swing
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble 6:48
15 Cause We’ve Ended as Lovers
Jeff Beck 5:44
16 Surfing With the Alien
Joe Satriani 4:26
17 Long Train Runnin’ (live)
The Doobie Brothers 5:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Ballroom Blitz
The Sweet 4:03
2 Poison
Alice Cooper 4.55 4:29
3 Take It On the Run
REO Speedwagon 4 4:00
4 Carry On Wayward Son
Kansas 3:26
5 Fantasy
Aldo Nova 5 5:05
6 The Final Countdown
Europe 4.65 3:58
7 The One to Sing the Blues
Motörhead 3:07
8 Stranglehold
Ted Nugent 8:23
9 Race With the Devil
The Gun 4 3:34
10 Better by You, Better Than Me
Judas Priest 3 3:21
11 Burnin’ for You
Blue Öyster Cult 4:30
12 Tragedy
Argent 3:33
13 Surrender
Cheap Trick 3.4 4:13
14 You Better Think Twice
Poco 3:21
15 1984
Spirit 3:37
16 Vicious
Lou Reed 2:55
17 Down
311 5 2:53
18 While My Guitar Gently Weeps
The Jeff Healey Band 5:10
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Folsom Prison Blues (live)
Johnny Cash 2:45
2 Poor Boy Blues
Chet Atkins & Mark Knopfler 4:02
3 Buckets of Rain
Bob Dylan 3:23
4 Down in the Flood
The Derek Trucks Band 5:02
5 Midnight Special
Van Morrison 2:53
6 Bad Penny
Rory Gallagher 3:57
7 Low Down Dirty Mean
The Allman Brothers Band 5:31
8 High Flyin’ Baby
Flamin’ Groovies 3:31
9 Albert’s Shuffle
Bloomfield & Kooper 6:55
10 It’s OK With Me Baby
Chicken Shack 2:37
11 Comin’ Home
Delaney & Bonnie & Friends 3 3:14
12 Fall On You
Moby Grape 1:55
13 Born to Be With You
Dave Edmunds 3:30
14 Carol
Al Stewart 4:26
15 Lean On Me
J.J. Cale 3:20
16 Am I Wrong
Keb’ Mo’ 2:20
17 Statesboro Blues
Taj Mahal 2:58
18 Oxford Gray
Shuggie Otis 6:54
19 Powerful Stuff
The Fabulous Thunderbirds 4:35
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Europa (Earth’s Cry Heaven’s Smile)
Santana 5:07
2 For the Love of God
Steve Vai 6:05
3 New York on My Mind
John McLaughlin 5:46
4 In Trance
Scorpions 5 4:37
5 Slow Burn
David Bowie 4 4:41
6 No Time
The Guess Who 4 3:49
7 Runaway
Jefferson Starship 5:23
8 That Lady, Parts 1 & 2
The Isley Brothers 5:36
9 Fire
Mother’s Finest 4:09
10 Walk This Way
Run‐D.M.C. feat. Aerosmith 3:39
11 Race With the Devil on Spanish Highway
Al Di Meola 6:17
12 Green Grass & High Tides
The Outlaws 3.65 9:47
13 La Grange (live)
G3 9:00

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 5)
Jeff Buckley (track 10)
Ian Gillan (track 5)
Roger Glover (track 5)
Peter Green (former member of Fleetwood Mac) (track 8)
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 13)
Tom Johnston (track 17)
Jon Lord (track 5)
Gary Lucas (US guitarist/songwriter) (track 10)
Ian Paice (track 5)
Joe Satriani (track 16)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Stevie Wonder (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Jeff Lynne (track 12)
David Paich (track 6)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 7)
instruments arranger:
Joe Satriani (track 16)
lyricist:
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 13)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Stevie Wonder (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Jeff Lynne (track 12)
David Paich (track 6)
Chuck Berry (1955) (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 7)
writer:
Michael Derosier (track 4)
Roger Fisher (US rock guitarist) (track 4)
Jim Peterik (track 3)
Frankie Sullivan (US guitarist and songwriter, member of Survivor) (track 3)
Ann Wilson (track 4)
Nancy Wilson (guitarist/singer of "Heart") (track 4)
publisher:
Easy Action Music (track 3)
Know Music (track 4)
Of the Roses Music (track 4)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 7)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 7)
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) (2017-04-01 –) (track 3)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Black Betty (track 2)
Johnny B. Goode (track 11)
Mr. Tambourine Man (track 7)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Obadiah (track 6)
Vista Drivers (track 3)
Афанасий (track 11)
later translated versions:
Eddie sois bon (track 11)
Johnny B. Good (track 11)
Johnny B. Goode (track 11)
L'Homme orchestre (track 7)
Mr. Tambourine Man (Bengali) (track 7)
later versions:
Ali Be Good (track 11)
Oh, My Lord Jesus (track 7)
live recording of:
Long Train Runnin' (track 17)
recording of:
Barracuda (track 4)
Eye of the Tiger (track 3)
Grace (track 10)
Hold the Line (track 6)
Ma Ma Ma Belle (track 12)
Roll Away the Stone (track 13)
Albatross (1968-10-06) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Rocky (track 3)
Oldies Medley (Carpenters in Japan) (track 11)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Ian Hill (UK bassist for Judas Priest) (track 10)
drumset:
Les Binks (track 10)
drumset [drums]:
Terry Martell (track 5)
bass guitar:
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
guitar:
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
electric guitar:
Kenneth Downing (track 10)
Glenn Tipton (track 10)
keyboard:
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
arranger:
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
background vocals:
Glenn Tipton (track 10)
composer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 1)
Nicky Chinn (track 1)
Hexum (track 17)
Kerry Livgren (track 4)
Joey Tempest (track 6)
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (track 10)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 18)
Jim Messina (track 14)
Rick Nielsen (track 13)
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
Lou Reed (track 16)
Gary Richrath (track 3)
engineer:
Casey McMackin (track 7)
Paul Northfield (track 10)
Ken Thomas (track 10)
lead vocals:
Rob Halford (track 10)
lyricist:
Hexum (track 17)
Kerry Livgren (track 4)
Joey Tempest (track 6)
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (track 10)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 18)
Martinez (track 17)
Jim Messina (track 14)
Rick Nielsen (track 13)
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
Lou Reed (track 16)
Gary Richrath (track 3)
mixer:
Peter Solley (track 7)
producer:
James Guthrie (track 10)
Judas Priest (track 10)
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
Peter Solley (track 7)
vocals:
Aldo Caporuscio (track 5)
writer:
Phil Campbell (Welsh metal guitarist for Motörhead & Persian Risk) (track 7)
Desmond Child (track 2)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 2)
Adrian Curtis (track 9)
Donald Roeser (track 11)
Lemmy Kilmister (track 7)
John McCurry (track 2)
Richard Meltzer (track 11)
Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor (former Motörhead drummer) (track 7)
Michael Burston (Motörhead guitarist) (track 7)
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 3)
publisher:
Adult Music (track 13)
Ezra Music Corp. (track 2)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 18)
Hydroponic Music (track 17)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 5)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 2)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1976 –) (track 4)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1976 –) (track 4)
recorded at:
Utopia Studios (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 10)
remixes:
cover recording of:
Better by You, Better Than Me (1977) (track 10)
later parody versions:
Barroom Hitz (track 1)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 6)
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 6)
Final Cuntdown (track 6)
Hiivasieni (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Jääkärihumppa (track 6)
Te peto el cacas (track 6)
later translated versions:
While My Guitar Gently Weeps (Japanese version) (track 18)
later versions:
recording of:
Ballroom Blitz (track 1)
Burnin’ for You (track 11)
Down (track 17)
Fantasy (track 5)
Poison (track 2)
Surrender (track 13)
Take It on the Run (track 3)
Vicious (track 16)
The One to Sing the Blues (1990) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 18)
The Big Medley (track 4)

CD 3

composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 1)
Flamin’ Groovies (track 8)
Peter Lewis (member of The Cornells and Moby Grape) (track 12)
Blind Willie McTell (track 17)
Paul Kennerley (track 2)
Christine McVie (track 10)
Don Robertson (Songwriter with hit "Happy Whistler") (track 13)
Al Stewart (UK folk singer/songwriter) (track 14)
Bette Midler (1974) (track 3)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 1)
Peter Lewis (member of The Cornells and Moby Grape) (track 12)
Blind Willie McTell (track 17)
Paul Kennerley (track 2)
Christine McVie (track 10)
Don Robertson (Songwriter with hit "Happy Whistler") (track 13)
Al Stewart (UK folk singer/songwriter) (track 14)
Bette Midler (1974) (track 3)
Bob Dylan (1974) (track 3)
performer:
Eric Clapton (track 11)
writer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 1)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 2)
Ram’s Horn Music (1974 – 2002) (track 3)
Special Rider Music (2002 –) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Born to Be With You (track 13)
Statesboro Blues (track 17)
later parody versions:
The Cats of Cash (track 1)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 1)
Nix wia unguad (track 17)
live recording of:
recording of:
Buckets of Rain (track 3)
Carol (Al Stewart song) (track 14)
Fall on You (track 12)
High Flyin' Baby (track 8)
Midnight Special (track 5)
Poor Boy Blues (track 2)

CD 4

recorded in:
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1975) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Francis Buchholz (track 4)
drums:
Rudy Lenners (track 4)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Uli Jon Roth (track 4)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Rudolf Schenker (track 4)
arranger:
The Guess Who (Canadian rock band) (track 6)
assistant recording engineer:
Ed Schnabl (track 6)
Russ Vestuto (track 6)
composer:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 5)
Nicholas Dewey (track 7)
A. Di Meola (track 11)
John McLaughlin (guitarist) (track 3)
Rudolf Schenker (track 4)
engineer:
Tony Visconti (track 5)
lyricist:
Klaus Meine (track 4)
producer:
Jack Richardson (track 6)
recording engineer:
Brian Christian (track 6)
vocals:
Klaus Meine (track 4)
writer:
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 6)
Burton Cummings (track 6)
Ernie Isley (track 8)
Marvin Isley (track 8)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 8)
Ronald Isley (track 8)
Rudolph Isley (track 8)
Chris Jasper (track 8)
Steve Vai (track 2)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 8)
recorded at:
recording of:
No Time (track 6)
Runaway (track 7)
Slow Burn (track 5)
That Lady (track 8)
In Trance (1975) (track 4)
version of:
Who's That Lady (track 8)

Release

ASIN: DE: B013QJ461U [info]

Release Group

part of: Ultimate (Sony Music series)