Annotation

The track listing on this version of the collection is different than on the Rhino box set.
despite the DE asin tracklist, the tracks do match the release: http://www.amazon.de/gp/product/images/B00005ABZD/ref=dp_otherviews_1?ie=UTF8&s=music&img=1

Annotation last modified on 2012-04-18 06:44 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (They Long to Be) Close to You
Carpenters 3:46
2 Do You Know the Way to San Jose?
Dionne Warwick 2:57
3 Magic Moments
Perry Como 2:42
4 The Story of My Life
Marty Robbins 2:34
5 Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head
B.J. Thomas 4 3:00
6 I Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:33
7 Baby It's You
The Shirelles 2:43
8 Please Stay
The Drifters 3 2:18
9 What's New Pussycat?
Tom Jones 3.5 2:21
10 Tower of Strength
Gene McDaniels 2:18
11 (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance
Gene Pitney 4 3:01
12 I Just Don't Know What to Do With Myself
Tommy Hunt 2:53
13 I'll Never Fall in Love Again
Dionne Warwick 3:01
14 Nikki
The Burt Bacharach Orchestra & Chorus 2:24
15 Mexican Divorce
The Drifters 2:36
16 (There Goes) The Forgotten Man
Jimmy Radcliffe 2:49
17 Blue on Blue
Bobby Vinton 2:27
18 This Empty Place
The Searchers 2:09
19 Let the Music Play
The Drifters 2:39
20 Anyone Who Had a Heart
Dionne Warwick 3:14
21 A House Is Not a Home
Brook Benton 3:02
22 You'll Never Get to Heaven (If You Break My Heart)
The Stylistics 3:40
23 Only Love Can Break a Heart
Gene Pitney 2:51
24 Any Day Now (My Wild Beautiful Bird)
Chuck Jackson 3:23
25 Casino Royale
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass 2:36
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Look of Love
Dusty Springfield 4:12
2 Walk On By
Dionne Warwick 2:58
3 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Burt Bacharach 2:29
4 (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me
Sandie Shaw 2:42
5 What the World Needs Now Is Love
Jackie DeShannon 3.5 3:17
6 Reach Out for Me
Nancy Wilson 2:29
7 Wives and Lovers
Jack Jones 5 2:32
8 Twenty Four Hours From Tulsa
Gene Pitney 3 3:01
9 Make It Easy on Yourself
Jackie Trent 5 2:46
10 Don't Make Me Over
Dionne Warwick 3:27
11 Trains and Boats and Planes
Anita Harris 2:52
12 Be True to Yourself
Bobby Vee 2:06
13 Made in Paris
Trini Lopez 2:24
14 Alfie
Cilla Black 2:40
15 Wishin' and Hopin'
Dusty Springfield 2:57
16 This (Girl's) in Love With You
Petula Clark 3:32
17 Living Together, Growing Together
The 5th Dimension 3:52
18 Odds and Ends
Dionne Warwick 3:28
19 I Wake Up Crying
Chuck Jackson 2:18
20 To Wait for Love
Tony Orlando 2:24
21 It's Love That Really Counts (In the Long Run)
The Shirelles 2:18
22 Arthur's Theme (The Best That You Can Do)
Christopher Cross 5 3:54
23 The Windows of the World
The Pretenders 2:59
24 That's What Friends Are For
Dionne Warwick feat. Elton John, Gladys Knight and Stevie Wonder 4:18
25 God Give Me Strength
Elvis Costello with Burt Bacharach 3 6:08

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 6)
guitar:
Billy Davis (guitarist for The Drifters) (tracks 8, 15)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 6)
bass:
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 6)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 6)
background vocals:
Doris Troy (track 15)
Dee Dee Warwick (track 15)
Dionne Warwick (track 15)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 6)
baritone vocals:
Dock Green (tracks 8, 15)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 1, 1, 3–20, 22, 24–25)
Burt Bacharach (1962) (track 23)
Burt Bacharach (1964) (track 21)
Burt Bacharach (1968) (track 2)
conductor:
Irvin Talbot (track 11)
lead vocals:
Rudy Lewis (tracks 8, 15)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 6)
lyricist:
Hal David (tracks 1, 1, 3–6, 9, 11–13, 16–20, 22, 25)
Mack David (track 7)
Barney Williams (track 7)
Bob Hilliard (tracks 8, 10, 15, 24)
Hal David (1962) (track 23)
Hal David (1964) (track 21)
Hal David (1968) (track 2)
performer:
Perry Como (American popular music singer and TV personality, 1912-2001) (track 3)
tenor vocals:
Charlie Thomas (The Drifters) (tracks 8, 15)
vocals:
Dionne Warwick (tracks 2, 13, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1958) (track 3)
publisher:
Albert Music Publishing (tracks 1, 1)
Blue Seas Music, Inc. (tracks 6, 13)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 1)
Casa David LP (tracks 1, 1)
Casa David Music (track 6)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 7)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 21)
JAC Music Co., Inc. (track 13)
MCA Music Ltd. (tracks 3, 13)
New Hidden Valley Music Co. (tracks 1, 1, 7)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 13)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 7)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 6)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 8)
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 6)
cover recording of:
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Llorarás (track 5)
later parody versions:
This Grill Is Not a Home (SpongeBob SquarePants) (track 21)
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (track 5)
later translated versions:
Elämäni tarina (track 4)
Hello, Pussycat (What’s New, Pussycat) (du film "Quoi de neuf, pussycat ?") (track 9)
Nah bei dir (tracks 1, 1)
カフェにて (tracks 1, 1)
乖乖 (track 13)
由你開始 (track 7)
later versions:
Oui, il faut croire (track 12)
recording of:
Any Day Now (track 24)
Baby It’s You (track 7)
Blue on Blue (track 17)
Casino Royale (track 25)
I’ll Never Fall in Love Again (Promises, Promises) (track 13)
Let the Music Play (track 19)
Magic Moments (track 3)
Mexican Divorce (track 15)
Nikki (track 14)
Please Stay (track 8)
This Empty Place (track 18)
Tower of Strength (track 10)
Only Love Can Break a Heart (1962) (track 23)
A House Is Not a Home (1964) (track 21)
What's New Pussycat? (1965) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (tracks 1, 1)

CD 2

drums:
Hal Blaine (track 17)
guitar:
Dennis Budimir (track 17)
bass:
Joe Osborn (track 17)
electric piano:
Mike Melvoin (track 17)
electric guitar:
Louie Shelton (track 17)
piano:
Artie Butler (track 17)
congas:
Larry Bunker (track 17)
arranger:
Artie Butler (track 17)
assistant engineer:
Ed Barton (engineer) (track 17)
Ken Caillat (track 17)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 1–6, 6–13, 15–21, 23, 25)
Elvis Costello (track 25)
Burt Bacharach (1965) (track 14)
Burt Bacharach (1982) (track 24)
conductor:
Burt Bacharach (track 3)
Artie Butler (track 17)
Bob Alcivar (track 17)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 17)
lyricist:
Elvis Costello (track 25)
Hal David (tracks 1–6, 6–13, 15–21, 23)
Hal David (1965) (track 14)
Carole Bayer Sager (1982) (track 24)
performer:
Elvis Costello (track 25)
producer:
Burt Bacharach (track 25)
John Franz (track 15)
Bones Howe (track 17)
vocals:
Dusty Springfield (track 1)
Dionne Warwick (tracks 2, 10, 18, 24)
vocals arranger:
Bob Alcivar (track 17)
writer:
Peter Allen (track 22)
Burt Bacharach (track 22)
Christopher Cross (track 22)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 22)
phonographic copyright by:
Bell Records (50s-70s US/UK pop, later became Arista) (1973) (track 17)
publisher:
10 Music Ltd. (track 7)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 2, 4)
Casa David LP (track 5)
Casa David Music (track 15)
Colgems Music Corp. (track 17)
Famous Chappell (track 7)
J. C. Music Co. (track 17)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 10)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
New Hidden Valley Music Co. (tracks 2, 5, 15)
Warner/Chappell (track 15)
engineered at:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Reach Out for Me (track 6)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
Du gehst vorbei (track 2)
Geh vorbei (track 2)
Just nu, just här (track 1)
Ne nézz rám (track 2)
Nyt herään öisin (track 19)
ディス・ガイ (track 16)
愛を求めて (track 5)
樣樣做到好 (track 22)
later versions:
Oui, va plus loin (Walk On By) (track 2)
T'en vas pas comme ça (Don't Make Me Over) (track 10)
Tant que tu seras (track 5)
This Guy’s in Love With You (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 16)
recording of:
Be True to Yourself (track 12)
Don't Make Me Over (track 10)
I Wake Up Crying (track 19)
Made in Paris (track 13)
Odds and Ends (track 18)
Reach Out for Me (track 6)
The Look of Love (track 1)
To Wait for Love (track 20)
Walk On By (track 2)
Wishin' and Hopin' (track 15)
Wives and Lovers (track 7)
Alfie (1965) (track 14)
referred to in medleys: