Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Dance to the Music
4.5 3:01
2 I Want to Take You Higher
5:25
3 Family Affair
3:06
4 Thank You (Falettime Be Mice Elf Again)
4:43
5 I Get High on You
3:13
6 Stand
3:07
7 M'Lady
2:47
8 Skin I'm In
2:54
9 Everyday People
4 2:22
10 Sing a Simple Song
3:58
11 Hot Fun in the Summertime
4 2:38
12 Don't Call Me Nigger, Whitey
5:58
13 Brave & Strong
3:29
14 Life
3:01
15 Everybody Is a Star
3 3:02
16 If You Want Me to Stay
3:01
17 (You Caught Me) Smilin'
2:54
18 Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will, Be Will Be)
5:23
19 Runnin' Away
2:56
20 Family Affair (remix)
3:52

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Larry Graham (track 9)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 11)
trumpet:
Cynthia Robinson (track 9)
Cynthia Robinson (1969) (track 11)
drums:
Greg Errico (track 9)
Greg Errico (1969) (track 11)
guitar:
Freddie Stone (track 9)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 11)
guitar and keyboard:
Sly Stone (track 9)
keyboard:
Rose Stone (track 9)
saxophone:
Jerry Martini (track 9)
Jerry Martini (1969) (track 11)
piano:
Sly Stone (1969) (track 11)
composer:
Jay Livingston (track 18)
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1, 3, 9, 11, 20)
lyricist:
Ray Evans (track 18)
Sylvester Stewart (tracks 1, 3, 9, 11, 20)
vocals:
Freddie Stone (track 9)
Larry Graham (track 9)
Jerry Martini (track 9)
Rose Stone (track 9)
Sly Stone (track 9)
Larry Graham (1969) (track 11)
Freddie Stone (1969) (track 11)
Rose Stone (1969) (track 11)
Sly Stone (1969) (track 11)
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) (1969) (track 9)
publisher:
Mijac Music (track 1)
St. Angelo Music (track 18)
sampled by:
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 1)
Star/Pointro by The Roots (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 145) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 223) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 247) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Que Será, Será (track 18)
is the basis for:
Que sera sera (track 18)
later translated versions:
Che sera (track 18)
Que será será (track 18)
世事多變化 (track 18)
recording of:
Dance to the Music (track 1)
Family Affair (tracks 3, 20)
Everyday People (1969) (track 9)
Hot Fun in the Summertime (1969) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 1)