Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 With a Little Help From My Friends
3 5:12
2 Delta Lady
2:55
3 Feeling Alright
4:12
4 The Letter
4:12
5 She Came in Through the Bathroom Window
3 2:42
6 High Time We Went
2:44
7 Darling Be Home Soon
4:48
8 Sweet Little Woman
4:06
9 I Can Stand a Little Rain
3:39
10 Up Where We Belong
3 3:55
11 Hitchcock Railway
4:42
12 You Are So Beautiful
4 2:45
13 Put Out the Light
4:14
14 Something
3:38
15 Marjorine
2:49
16 Guilty
2:51
17 Dear Landlord
3:26
18 Just Like a Woman
5:20

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Leon Ndugu Chancler (track 10)
Paul Humphries (drums) (track 3)
Barrie James Wilson (tracks 1, 18)
organ:
Tommy Eyre (track 1)
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 18)
guitar:
David Cohen (British guitarist) (track 3)
Jimmy Page (tracks 1, 18)
Louie Shelton (track 10)
bass:
Carol Kaye (track 3)
Chris Stainton (tracks 1, 18)
maracas and tumbi:
Laudir de Oliveira (track 3)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 10)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (track 10)
Bobby Lyle (track 10)
piano:
Artie Butler (track 3)
Tommy Eyre (track 18)
assistant engineer:
David Gallo (engineer) (track 5)
David Roberts (engineer) (track 5)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (track 1)
Merry Clayton (track 3)
Rosetta Hightower (track 1)
Brenda Holloway (track 3)
Patrice Holloway (track 3)
Sunny Weetman (track 1)
composer:
Don Dunn (track 11)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 14)
Tony McCashen (track 11)
Jack Nitzsche (track 10)
Leon Russell (track 2)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 10)
Bruce Fisher (track 12)
Dave Mason (co-founder of Traffic) (track 3)
Randy Newman (track 16)
Billy Preston (track 12)
John Sebastian (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 18)
Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11) (track 17)
engineer:
Guy Charbonneau (track 5)
lead vocals:
Joe Cocker (tracks 5, 10)
Jennifer Warnes (track 10)
lyricist:
Don Dunn (track 11)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 14)
Tony McCashen (track 11)
Leon Russell (track 2)
Bruce Fisher (track 12)
Will Jennings (track 10)
Dave Mason (co-founder of Traffic) (track 3)
Randy Newman (track 16)
Billy Preston (track 12)
John Sebastian (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1966-02 – 1966-03) (track 18)
Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11) (track 17)
mixer:
Chris Lord‐Alge (track 5)
Tony Visconti (tracks 1, 3, 18)
producer:
Denny Cordell (tracks 1, 3, 18)
Michael Lang (Producer) (track 5)
Stewart Levine (track 10)
writer:
Joe Cocker (tracks 6, 15)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks 1, 5, 5)
Paul McCartney (tracks 1, 5, 5)
Frank Myles (track 15)
Tom Rattigan (track 15)
Chris Stainton (tracks 6, 15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 14)
Harrisongs Ltd. (track 14)
M. Witmark & Sons (track 18)
Dwarf Music (1966 –) (track 18)
Northern Songs Ltd. (1967) (track 1)
Dwarf Music (1968 –) (track 17)
recorded at:
part of:
cover recording of:
Dear Landlord (track 17)
Feelin’ Alright (track 3)
Guilty (track 16)
Hitchcock Railway (track 11)
Just Like a Woman (track 18)
Something (track 14)
The Letter (track 4)
later parody versions:
Romantic Letter (track 4)
later translated versions:
Algo (Lyrics start with "Algo en tu mirar yo vi") (track 14)
Algo (Lyrics start with "Algo va a pasar en mi") (track 14)
Comme une femme (track 18)
Höchste Zeit (track 3)
Jeder braucht einen Freund (With a Little Help From My Friends) (track 1)
Kirje (track 4)
La carta (track 4)
Manchmal (Something) (track 14)
Manchmal (Something) (track 14)
Schuldig (track 16)
Se jokin (track 14)
サムシング (track 14)
later versions:
Une lettre (track 4)
live cover recording of:
recording of:
Delta Lady (track 2)
High Time We Went (track 6)
Marjorine (track 15)
Up Where We Belong (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
The Beatles Concerto: 2nd Movement: Andante espressivo (Here, There and Everywhere / Something) (track 14)
All Together Now (medley) (track 1)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks 14, 14)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7717075 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Best of Joe Cocker (1983 album) [info]