Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mama Kin
2.65 4:28
2 Dream On
4.55 4:27
3 Same Old Song and Dance
3.5 3:55
4 Seasons of Wither
3 5:28
5 Walk This Way
4.35 3:42
6 Big Ten Inch Record
3 2:15
7 Sweet Emotion
3.95 4:36
8 Last Child
4 3:22
9 Back in the Saddle
4.65 4:42
10 Draw the Line
2.6 3:48
11 Dude (Looks Like a Lady)
4.25 4:25
12 Angel
3.65 5:10
13 Rag Doll
4 4:27
14 Janie’s Got a Gun
4 5:30
15 Love in an Elevator
4.35 5:24
16 What It Takes
3.5 5:12
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Other Side
Aerosmith 5 4:06
2 Livin’ on the Edge
Aerosmith 5 6:21
3 Cryin’
Aerosmith 3.5 5:09
4 Amazing
Aerosmith 3.85 5:56
5 Deuces Are Wild
Aerosmith 3 3:37
6 Crazy
Aerosmith 3.55 5:17
7 Falling in Love (Is Hard on the Knees)
Aerosmith 4 3:29
8 Pink (The South Beach mix)
Aerosmith 4 3:55
9 I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing
Aerosmith 4.5 5:00
10 Jaded
Aerosmith 3.4 3:35
11 Just Push Play (radio remix)
Aerosmith 5 3:13
12 Walk This Way
Run‐D.M.C. 3.85 5:12
13 Girls of Summer
Aerosmith 3 3:15
14 Lay It Down
Aerosmith 3 3:48

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar, guitar, percussion and slide guitar:
Joe Perry (tracks 5–7)
electric bass guitar:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (tracks 8–9, 11–16)
bass guitar:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (tracks 5–7)
bass guitar [Six string bass]:
Joe Perry (track 9)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 3)
Bruce Fairbairn (tracks 11, 13)
drums:
Joey Kramer (tracks 1–2, 8–9)
drums and percussion:
Joey Kramer (tracks 5–7, 10–16)
flute [wood flute] and harmonica:
Steven Tyler (tracks 1–2)
guitar:
Joe Perry (tracks 1–2, 8–9)
Brad Whitford (tracks 1, 5–9)
harmonica, keyboard and percussion:
Steven Tyler (tracks 5–7)
bass:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (tracks 1–2, 10)
banjo:
Paul Prestopino (track 8)
percussion:
Joey Kramer (tracks 8–9)
keyboard:
Steven Tyler (tracks 8–10)
saxophone:
David Woodford (track 1)
marimba:
Jay Messina (track 7)
baritone saxophone:
Stan Bronstein (track 3)
Ian Putz (tracks 11, 13)
tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 3)
trombone:
Jon Pearson (track 3)
guitars:
Joe Perry (track 10)
Brad Whitford (tracks 2, 10–16)
additional clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Tom Keenlyside (tracks 11, 13)
additional trumpet:
Henry Christian (tracks 11, 13)
additional Mellotron:
Drew Arnott (track 12)
additional organ:
Jim Vallance (track 13)
additional horn arranger:
Tom Keenlyside (tracks 11, 13)
additional trombone:
Bob Rogers (tracks 11, 13)
additional background vocals:
Bruce Fairbairn (track 15)
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (track 15)
Joe Perry (track 15)
Bob Dowd (track 15)
additional vocals:
Catherine Epps (track 15)
arranger:
Aerosmith (tracks 5–9)
Jack Douglas (tracks 5–9)
assistant engineer:
David Thoener (tracks 5–7)
Ken Lomas (tracks 11–16)
Rod O'Brien (tracks 5–7)
Corky Stasiak (tracks 5–7)
background vocals:
Joe Perry (tracks 5–7)
composer:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (track 14)
Joe Perry (tracks 11, 13, 15–16)
Steven Tyler (tracks 1–2, 4, 11–12, 14–16)
Jim Vallance (track 13)
Fred Weismantel (track 6)
Desmond Child (tracks 11–12, 16)
engineer:
Jack Douglas (track 3)
Adrian Barber (tracks 1–2)
Mike Fraser (Canadian record producer, engineer and mixer) (tracks 11–16)
Jay Messina (tracks 3, 5–9)
Rod O'Brien (track 3)
Bob Rock (tracks 11–13)
Caryl Weinstock (tracks 1–2)
James A. Ball (track 9)
guest piano:
Scott Cushnie (track 6)
lead vocals:
Joe Perry (tracks 8–9)
Steven Tyler (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 11–16)
lyricist:
Joe Perry (tracks 11, 15–16)
Steven Tyler (tracks 1–2, 4, 11–16)
Jim Vallance (track 13)
Fred Weismantel (track 6)
Desmond Child (tracks 11–12, 16)
Holly Knight (track 13)
mastering:
George Marino (tracks 11–16)
Doug Sax (tracks 5–7)
mixer:
Mike Fraser (Canadian record producer, engineer and mixer) (tracks 11–16)
James A. Ball (track 9)
Paul O’Neill (US rock producer) (track 9)
producer:
Aerosmith (tracks 8–10)
Ray Colcord (track 3)
Don DeVito (track 10)
Jack Douglas (tracks 3, 5–10)
Bruce Fairbairn (tracks 11–16)
Adrian Barber (tracks 1–2)
Paul O’Neill (US rock producer) (track 9)
remixer:
David Thoener (track 7)
vocals:
Joe Perry (track 10)
Steven Tyler (track 10)
writer:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (track 7)
Joe Perry (tracks 3, 5, 9–10)
Steven Tyler (tracks 3, 5, 7–10)
Brad Whitford (track 8)
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) (1994) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 10)
publisher:
Daksel Music Corp. (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 10)
Desmobile Inc. (track 11)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 6)
JuJu Rhythms (tracks 11, 13, 15–16)
Primary Wave Knight (track 13)
Primary Wave Steven Tyler (tracks 11–16)
Song And Dance Music (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 10)
Testatyme Music (track 13)
Vindaloo Productions, Inc. (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 10)
recorded at:
Record Plant Studios in New York, New York, United States (1975-02) (tracks 5, 7)
Record Plant Studios in New York, New York, United States (1977-07 – 1977-10) (track 10)
The Cenacle in New York, New York, United States (1977-07 – 1977-10) (track 10)
Orpheum Theatre (1852-1900 Boston Music Hall) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1984-12-31 –) (track 9)
remix of:
Draw the Line (original album version) by Aerosmith (track 10)
remixes:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later versions:
Walk This Way (Run-D.M.C. version) (track 5)
recording of:
Angel (track 12)
Back in the Saddle (track 9)
Draw the Line (track 10)
Dream On (track 2)
Janie's Got a Gun (track 14)
Last Child (track 8)
Love in an Elevator (track 15)
Mama Kin (track 1)
Rag Doll (track 13)
Seasons of Wither (track 4)
Sweet Emotion (track 7)
Walk This Way (track 5)
What It Takes (track 16)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (tracks 1–3, 5)
electric bass guitar [electric bass]:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (tracks 3–4, 6)
trumpet:
Paul Baron (trumpet player) (tracks 3–4, 6)
Bruce Fairbairn (tracks 3–4, 6)
hurdy gurdy:
Joe Perry (track 10)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 10)
Suzie Katayama (track 9)
mandolin:
Steven Tyler (tracks 3–4, 6)
drums:
Joey Kramer (track 10)
drums [Polynesian Log Drums]:
Sandy Kanaeholo (tracks 3–4, 6)
Melvin Liufau (tracks 3–4, 6)
Wesey Mamea (tracks 3–4, 6)
Liainaiala Tagaloa (tracks 3–4, 6)
Mapuhi T. Tekurio (tracks 3–4, 6)
Aladd Alatina Teofilo, Jr (tracks 3–4, 6)
drums [Polynesian Log Drums] arranger:
Steven Tyler (tracks 3–4, 6)
drums and percussion:
Joey Kramer (tracks 1–6)
slide guitar:
Joe Perry (track 10)
pedal steel guitar:
Joe Perry (track 10)
guitar:
Joe Perry (tracks 3–4, 6, 10, 12)
Brad Whitford (tracks 3–4, 6, 10)
harmonica:
Steven Tyler (tracks 3–4, 6, 10)
bass:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (track 10)
percussion:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Desmond Child (track 6)
Richie Supa (track 4)
Steven Tyler (tracks 3–4, 6)
John Webster (tracks 3–4, 6)
keyboard and percussion:
Jason Mizell (track 12)
fretless bass:
Tom Hamilton (bassist for Aerosmith) (track 10)
saxophone:
Tom Keenlyside (tracks 3–4, 6)
piano:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
accordion [squeezebox]:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
baritone saxophone:
Ian Putz (tracks 3–4, 6)
Appalachian dulcimer [dulcimer]:
Joe Perry (tracks 3–4, 6)
trombone:
Bob Rogers (tracks 3–4, 6)
guitars:
Brad Whitford (tracks 1–2, 5)
additional percussion:
Steven Tyler (tracks 3–4, 6)
additional keyboard:
Desmond Child (track 6)
Richie Supa (track 4)
additional background vocals:
Don Henley (track 4)
additional engineer:
Brian Carrigan (track 10)
Paul Santo (track 10)
Paul Caruso (track 10)
additional vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 12)
additionally recorded by:
Paul Santo (track 10)
Paul Caruso (track 10)
arranger:
Matt Serletic (track 9)
artist & repertoire support:
John Kalodner: John Kalodner (legendary A&R executive) (track 10)
Leslie Langlo (track 10)
assistant engineer:
John Aguto (tracks 2, 4)
Alex Dejonge (engineer) (track 9)
Fran Flannery (track 10)
Rob Gil (track 10)
Ed Korengo (tracks 2, 4)
Ken Lomas (tracks 1, 5)
Rob Murphy (track 9)
Mike Plotnikoff (tracks 2–4, 6)
assistant mixer:
background vocals:
Joe Perry (track 10)
Steven Tyler (track 10)
Don Henley (track 4)
co-producer:
Jason Mizell (track 12)
Joseph Simmons (aka Rev. Run) (track 12)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Jim Vallance (tracks 1, 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 9)
engineer:
Steve Ett (track 12)
Mike Fraser (Canadian record producer, engineer and mixer) (tracks 1, 5)
Jesse Henderson (engineer) (track 10)
Ken Lomas (tracks 2–4, 6)
Allen Sides (track 10)
Dave Thoener (tracks 2, 4, 9)
guest guitar:
Joe Perry (track 12)
guest background vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 12)
Don Henley (track 4)
guest vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 12)
instruments:
The Margarita Horns (tracks 3–4, 6)
lead vocals:
Steven Tyler (tracks 1–6, 10)
lyricist:
Steven Tyler (tracks 1, 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 9)
mastering:
George Marino (tracks 1–2, 5)
mixer:
Glen Ballard (track 8)
Mike Fraser (Canadian record producer, engineer and mixer) (track 1)
Dave Thoener (track 9)
The Boneyard Boys (track 10)
Chris Fogel (engineer) (track 8)
Brendan O’Brien (tracks 2–6)
Mike Shipley (track 10)
performer:
Aerosmith (track 12)
Run‐D.M.C. (track 12)
producer:
Bruce Fairbairn (tracks 1–6)
Marti Frederiksen (track 10)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 10)
Joe Perry (track 10)
Rick Rubin (track 12)
Russell Simmons (track 12)
Steven Tyler (track 10)
Matt Serletic (track 9)
The Boneyard Boys (track 10)
programming:
John Webster (tracks 3–4, 6)
recorded by:
Marti Frederiksen (track 10)
Richard Chycki (track 10)
Bonnie Milner (Founder of the Longview Farm Recording Studios) (track 10)
remixer:
Marti Frederiksen (track 11)
Steven Tyler (track 11)
vocals:
Joe Perry (tracks 3–4, 6)
writer:
Glen Ballard (tracks 7–8)
John Brooks (track 4)
Desmond Child (track 6)
Eddie DeLange (track 4)
Steve Dudas (track 11)
Marti Frederiksen (tracks 10, 13–14)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 2, 11)
Lucky Millinder (track 4)
Joe Perry (tracks 2–3, 6–7, 12–14)
Taylor Rhodes (track 3)
Richard Supa (track 8)
Richie Supa (track 4)
Steven Tyler (tracks 2–4, 6–8, 10–14)
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) (2001 –) (track 10)
publisher:
Almo Music Corporation (tracks 1, 5)
Arlovol Music (tracks 7–8)
Arnel Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 4)
Beef Puppet Music (track 2)
Daksel Music Corp. (track 12)
JuJu Rhythms (tracks 2–3, 6–7, 13–14)
Primary Wave Steven Tyler (tracks 1–8, 10–11, 13–14)
Realsongs ( – ????) (track 9)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 13–14)
Super Supa Songs (tracks 4, 8)
T. Rhodes Songs (track 3)
Testatyme Music (tracks 1, 5)
Universal Music Corporation (tracks 2–3, 11)
Warner Bros., Inc. (track 4)
White Pearl Songs (tracks 13–14)
Colgems-EMI Music Inc. (1992) (track 4)
Desmobile Music Co. Inc. (1992) (track 6)
EMI April Music Inc. (1992) (track 6)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (1992) (track 3)
Swag Song Music, Inc. (1992) (tracks 2–4, 6)
Taylor Rhodes Songs (1992) (track 3)
Beef Puppet Music (2001 –) (track 11)
Demon of Screamin' Music Publishing (2001 – ????) (tracks 10–11)
EMI April Music Inc. (2001 –) (track 10)
EMI April Music Inc. (2001 – ????) (track 11)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (2001 –) (track 10)
JuJu Rhythms (2001 – ????) (track 11)
Pearl White Music (2001 –) (track 10)
S'More Music (2001 –) (track 11)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (2001 – ????) (track 11)
engineered at:
The Boneyard in United States (track 10)
The Bryer Patch (track 10)
mixed at:
The Living Room (South Shore, MA) in Massachusetts, United States (track 10)
recorded at:
The Boneyard in United States (track 10)
The Bryer Patch (track 10)
remix of:
Just Push Play by Aerosmith (track 11)
Pink by Aerosmith (track 8)
samples:
cover recording of:
Walk This Way (track 12)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
Walk This Way (Run-D.M.C. version) (track 12)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Amazing (track 4)
Crazy (Aerosmith song) (track 6)
Cryin' (track 3)
Deuces Are Wild (track 5)
Girls of Summer (track 13)
Jaded (track 10)
Just Push Play (track 11)
Lay It Down (track 14)
Livin' on the Edge (track 2)
Pink (track 8)
The Other Side (track 1)