Annotation

Tracklist

CD 1: CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tiny Dancer
Elton John 6:17
2 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4 5:04
3 The Rose
Bette Midler 4.65 3:33
4 What’s Love Got to Do With It
Tina Turner 5 3:45
5 I’ll Make Love to You
Boyz II Men 4:04
6 (I Can’t Help) Falling in Love With You
UB40 3:28
7 Just the Way You Are
Barry White 4:47
8 Arthur’s Theme (Best You Can Do)
Christopher Cross 3:51
9 Solid
Ashford & Simpson 5:07
10 Up Where We Belong
Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 3:52
11 Higher Love
Steve Winwood 4:11
12 We’re All Alone
Rita Coolidge 3:36
13 Desperado
Linda Ronstadt 3:35
14 You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
The Righteous Brothers 3:41
15 The World’s Strongest Man
Scott Walker 2:19
16 Thinking of You
Sister Sledge 4:26
17 Save the Best for Last
Vanessa Williams 3:39
18 Love to Love You Baby
Donna Summer 5 4:58
19 Outstanding
The Gap Band 3:19
CD 2: CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Teenage Dream
Katy Perry 3:50
2 I Believe in You
Kylie Minogue 3:20
3 Brown Sugar
D’Angelo 4:02
4 Open
Rhye 3:35
5 I Love You Always Forever
Donna Lewis 3:58
6 Wanted
Hunter Hayes 3:49
7 Holding Back the Years
Simply Red 4:28
8 True
Spandau Ballet 5:31
9 Slave to Love
Bryan Ferry 4:27
10 All of My Heart
ABC 4:49
11 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 3:44
12 This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)
Talking Heads 5:26
13 Time (Clock of the Heart)
Culture Club 5 3:42
14 Come Live With Me
Heaven 17 3:35
15 Human
The Human League 3:47
16 You’re the Best Thing
The Style Council 2 5:41
17 Kiss From a Rose
Seal 3.4 4:48
18 Fall at Your Feet
Crowded House 3 3:17
19 Over You
Roxy Music 3 3:28
CD 3: CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ain’t Nobody
Rufus & Chaka Khan 5 4:43
2 Sweet Love
Anita Baker 4:25
3 Let’s Get It On
Marvin Gaye 4 4:51
4 One Day I’ll Fly Away
Randy Crawford 5:00
5 One Day in Your Life
Michael Jackson 4:12
6 Endless Love
Diana Ross and Lionel Richie 4 4:27
7 I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know
Donny Hathaway 5:20
8 I Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:31
9 Breakfast in Bed
Dusty Springfield 2:54
10 At Last
Etta James 2:59
11 If You Need Me
Solomon Burke 2:31
12 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 2:55
13 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 4.6 2:54
14 My Girl
The Temptations 2:56
15 Heaven Must Have Sent You
The Elgins 2:31
16 I’ll Be There
The Jackson 5 3:57
17 My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:52
18 I Love Every Little Thing About You
Syreeta 4:57
19 You’ve Made Me So Very Happy
Brenda Holloway 2:54
20 Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You’re Going To)
Diana Ross 5 3:25

Credits

CD 1: CD 1

trumpet:
Mac Johnson (track 13)
Darrell Leonard (track 13)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 3)
drums:
Dennis St. John (track 13)
bass:
Chris Ethridge (track 13)
electric guitar:
J.D. Souther (track 13)
piano:
Spooner Oldham (track 13)
horn and strings arranger:
Jim Ed Norman (track 13)
trombone:
Gail Martin (track 13)
additional producer:
Bill Gazecki (track 3)
additional vocals:
Jennifer Holliday (track 2)
arranger:
Paul A. Rothchild (track 3)
background vocals:
Donnie Harper (track 2)
Clydie King (track 13)
Sherlie Matthews (track 13)
Marti McCall (track 13)
choir vocals:
composer:
Kenneth Edmonds (track 5)
Billy Joel (track 7)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 2)
Amanda McBroom (track 3)
Jack Nitzsche (track 10)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 10)
engineer:
Frank Filipetti (track 2)
John Haeny (track 13)
lead vocals:
Bette Midler (track 3)
lyricist:
Kenneth Edmonds (track 5)
Will Jennings (track 10)
Billy Joel (track 7)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 2)
Amanda McBroom (track 3)
mixer:
Al Schmitt (track 13)
performer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 2)
producer:
John Franz (track 15)
J.D. Souther (track 13)
Paul A. Rothchild (track 3)
writer:
Peter Allen (track 8)
Nickolas Ashford (track 9)
Burt Bacharach (track 8)
Pete Bellotte (track 18)
Terry Britten (track 4)
Luigi Creatore (track 6)
Christopher Cross (track 8)
Bernard Edwards (track 16)
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track 13)
Don Henley (track 13)
Will Jennings (track 11)
Graham Lyle (track 4)
Barry Mann (track 14)
Giorgio Moroder (track 18)
Hugo Peretti (track 6)
Nile Rodgers (track 16)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 8)
Valerie Simpson (track 9)
Phil Spector (track 14)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 18)
Scott Engel (US singer-songwriter, musician and producer) (track 15)
Cynthia Weil (track 14)
George David Weiss (track 6)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Benchmark Music (track 13)
Cedos Music (track 3)
EMI Music Publishing Germany (GmbH & Co. KG) (track 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 7)
Goodsingle Ltd. (track 4)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 4)
Intersong (German publisher) (track 6)
Joelsongs (track 7)
Kicking Bear (track 13)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 16)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 4)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 2)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 2)
sampled by:
Arose by Eminem (track 3)
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 2)
arrangements:
Adesso (translated) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Desperado (track 13)
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (track 7)
is the basis for:
妳最喜歡的歌 (track 13)
later parody versions:
Avocado (track 13)
Wise Men Still (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Comment ne pas être amoureux de vous ? (French translation transl) (track 6)
La rosa (track 3)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 2)
Puhkev roos (track 3)
Rosen (track 3)
Todo irá bien (Spanish translation) (track 6)
ザ・ローズ (track 3)
不如不見 (track 13)
可會有明天 (track 7)
好きにならずにいられない (“Can’t Help Falling in Love” Japanese version) (track 6)
樣樣做到好 (track 8)
later versions:
Var är dina tankar (track 14)
recording of:
Higher Love (track 11)
Solid (track 9)
The Rose (track 3)
Thinking of You (track 16)
Up Where We Belong (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Riff Off (track 5)
Hooked on Polkas (track 4)

CD 2: CD 2

drumset:
Allan Schwartzberg (track 19)
bass guitar:
Phil Manzanera (track 19)
strings:
Tom Lea (track 4)
woodwind:
Tracy Wannomae (track 4)
drums programming:
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 16)
synthesizer:
Paul Weller (track 16)
guitar:
Phil Manzanera (track 19)
Paul Weller (track 16)
percussion:
Steve White (Style Council drummer) (track 16)
keyboard:
Bryan Ferry (track 19)
saxophone:
Andy Mackay (track 19)
piano:
Mick Talbot (track 16)
harp:
Rebekah Raff (track 4)
trombone:
Elizabeth Lea (track 4)
guitar family and synthesizer:
Paul Weller (track 16)
additional bass synthesizer and keyboard:
Mick Talbot (track 16)
arranger:
Rhye (track 4)
assistant engineer:
composer:
Bryan Ferry (track 9)
Mick Hucknall (track 7)
Neil Moss (track 7)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 17)
Neil Finn (track 18)
Gary Kemp (track 8)
Paul Weller (track 16)
engineer:
Rhett Davies (track 19)
Greg Walsh (track 14)
Rhye (track 4)
Tchad Blake (track 18)
lyricist:
Bryan Ferry (track 9)
Mick Hucknall (track 7)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 17)
Neil Finn (track 18)
Gary Kemp (track 8)
Paul Weller (track 16)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 18–19)
Tom Elmhirst (track 17)
Steve Fitzmaurice (track 17)
Mads Oustrup (track 4)
Rhye (track 4)
producer:
B.E.F. (track 14)
Mitchell Froom (track 18)
Trevor Horn (track 10)
Steve Levine (track 13)
Roxy Music (track 19)
Rhett Davies (track 19)
Neil Finn (track 18)
Greg Walsh (track 14)
Paul Weller (track 16)
Rhye (track 4)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 16)
recording engineer:
Tchad Blake (track 18)
vocals:
Bryan Ferry (track 19)
Mick Talbot (track 16)
Paul Weller (track 16)
writer:
Scott Hoffman (track 2)
George O’Dowd (track 13)
Mikey Craig (track 13)
Bryan Ferry (track 19)
Martin Fry (track 10)
Glenn Gregory (track 14)
Harris (US producer aka Jimmy Jam) (track 15)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 13)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 11)
Lewis (US hip-hop/soul songwriter, producer & label owner) (track 15)
Phil Manzanera (track 19)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 14)
Kylie Minogue (track 2)
Jon Moss (track 13)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 10)
Nick Rhodes (track 11)
Jason Sellards (track 2)
Stephen Singleton (track 10)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 11)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 11)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 11)
Martyn Ware (track 14)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (track 4)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 13)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 13)
Perfect Songs (track 17)
E.G. Records Ltd. (1985) (track 9)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Shit by Neil Cicierega (track 17)
remixes:
Open (MK remix) by Rhye (track 4)
Open (SOHN remix) by Rhye (track 4)
sampled by:
Faded by C Ø R V U S (track 4)
is the basis for:
recording of:
All of My Heart (track 10)
Come Live With Me (track 14)
Fall at Your Feet (track 18)
Human (track 15)
I Believe in You (track 2)
Kiss From a Rose (track 17)
Over You (track 19)
Save a Prayer (track 11)
Slave to Love (track 9)
True (track 8)

CD 3: CD 3

bass guitar:
Wilton Felder (1973-03-22) (track 3)
drums:
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 8)
Paul Humphrey (1973-03-22) (track 3)
guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 8)
bass:
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 8)
vibraphone:
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 3)
percussion:
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 3)
saxophone:
Plas Johnson (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Ernie Watts (1973-03-22) (track 3)
bongos and congas:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Bobbye Hall (1973-03-22) (track 3)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 8)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Marvin Jenkins (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Joe Sample (1973-03-22) (track 3)
guitar family:
Don Peake (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Louie Shelton (1973-03-22) (track 3)
David T. Walker (1973-03-22) (track 3)
Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson (1973-03-22) (track 3)
additional guest performer:
Diana Ross (track 6)
arranger:
Gene Page (track 6)
background vocals:
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 8)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 3)
composer:
Renee Armand (track 5)
Burt Bacharach (track 8)
Anita Baker (track 2)
Gary Bias (track 2)
Louis A. Johnson (track 2)
Al Kooper (track 7)
Michael Masser (track 20)
Joe Sample (track 4)
Stevie Wonder (track 18)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
conductor:
René Hall (1973-03-22) (track 3)
engineer:
William McMeekin (track 3)
Art Stewart (track 3)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 17)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 8)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 3)
lyricist:
Al Kooper (track 7)
Hal David (track 8)
Gerry Goffin (track 20)
Will Jennings (track 4)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
mixer:
Cal Harris (track 3)
producer:
Henry Cosby (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Ed Townsend (track 3)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 13)
vocals:
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 13)
writer:
Henry Cosby (track 17)
Hal Davis (track 16)
Marvin Gaye (track 3)
Mack Gordon (track 10)
Berry Gordy, Jr. (tracks 16, 19)
Willie Hutch (track 16)
Ben E. King (track 13)
Jerry Leiber (track 13)
Calvin Lewis (track 12)
Sylvia Moy (track 17)
Mike Stoller (track 13)
Ed Townsend (track 3)
Harry Warren (US composer and lyricist) (track 10)
Bob West (US session bassist, producer & songwriter) (track 16)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 19)
Stevie Wonder (track 17)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 13)
Motown Record Company, L.P. (1981 –) (track 6)
publisher:
Brockman Music (track 6)
Casa David Music (track 8)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 13)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 13)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 16, 20)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 3)
Little A Music (track 7)
Melodie der Welt (track 13)
Mijac Music (track 12)
Overdue Music (track 1)
PGP Music (track 6)
Trio Music (track 13)
Unichappell Music (track 13)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 8)
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1966 –) (track 12)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (1974 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 17)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 13)
remixes:
Let’s Get It On (single edit) by Marvin Gaye (track 3)
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 8)
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 13)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 167) (track 3)
cover recording of:
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Wish You Were Mine (track 17)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 13)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 13)
I’LL BE THERE (track 16)
Pregherò (track 13)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 13)
Stand by Me (track 13)
緊靠一起 (track 13)
later versions:
Ain't Nobody (additional lyrics) (track 1)
Eu Queria Amor (track 17)
recording of:
Ain’t Nobody (track 1)
At Last (track 10)
Endless Love (track 6)
I’ll Be There (track 16)
Sweet Love (track 2)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 13)
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 17)
Let’s Get It On (1973-03-22) (track 3)

Release

manufactured in: Europe
copyrighted by: Rhino UK (a division of Warner Music UK Ltd.) (2016 –)
Spectrum Music (budget label) (2016 –)
phonographic copyright by: Rhino UK (a division of Warner Music UK Ltd.) (2016 –)
Spectrum Music (budget label) (2016 –)
ASIN: FR: B017X0MGT2 [info]