Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Space Oddity
David Bowie 3.95 5:14
2 The Man Who Sold the World
David Bowie 5 3:59
3 Changes
David Bowie 4.15 3:34
4 Life on Mars?
David Bowie 4.5 3:51
5 Starman
David Bowie 4.6 4:14
6 Ziggy Stardust
David Bowie 4.65 3:13
7 The Jean Genie
David Bowie 3.85 4:06
8 Rebel Rebel
David Bowie 3.55 4:29
9 Young Americans
David Bowie 4 3:15
10 Fame
David Bowie 3.75 4:15
11 “Heroes”
David Bowie 3.8 3:37
12 Under Pressure
Queen & David Bowie 4.15 3:57
13 Let’s Dance
David Bowie 4 4:09
14 China Girl
David Bowie 4 4:18
15 This Is Not America
David Bowie 3.8 3:53
16 Absolute Beginners
David Bowie 4.35 5:40
17 Hallo Spaceboy (PSB remix)
David Bowie 4:27
18 Little Wonder
David Bowie 2.5 3:42
19 Thursday’s Child
David Bowie 3 4:26

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Steve Rodby (1984) (track 15)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 3–4)
drums:
Terry Cox (UK rock drummer) (track 1)
Aynsley Dunbar (track 8)
Tony Newman (rock drummer for Jeff Beck Group/May Blitz) (track 8)
Mick Woodmansey (tracks 3–7)
Paul Wertico (1984) (track 15)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (track 11)
Robert Fripp (track 11)
Mick Ronson (tracks 3–4, 6–7)
David Bowie (tracks 3, 6–7)
guitar and other instruments:
David Bowie (track 1)
guitar, keyboard and saxophone:
David Bowie (tracks 8, 11)
guitar, piano and saxophone:
David Bowie (tracks 3–4)
bass:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 3, 5–7)
Herbie Flowers (tracks 1, 8)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 11)
electric guitar:
Pat Metheny (1984) (track 15)
percussion:
Dennis Davis (track 11)
keyboard:
Lyle Mays (1984) (track 15)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Brian Eno (track 11)
saxophone:
Ken Fordham (track 7)
piano:
Mike Garson (track 7)
Rick Wakeman (tracks 1, 3–4)
arranger:
Mick Ronson (tracks 3–4)
David Bowie (tracks 1, 8)
Paul Buckmaster (track 1)
co-producer:
Clive Langer (track 16)
Harry Maslin (track 10)
Alan Winstanley (track 16)
composer:
Brian Eno (tracks 11, 17)
Reeves Gabrels (track 18)
Lyle Mays (track 15)
Pat Metheny (track 15)
Mark Plati (track 18)
David Bowie (tracks 1–9, 11, 13, 16–18)
guest background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
guest performer:
David Bowie (track 12)
lead vocals:
David Bowie (tracks 3–6)
David Bowie (1984) (track 15)
lyricist:
David Bowie (tracks 1–9, 11, 13, 15–18)
mastering:
Dr. Toby Mountain (track 11)
mixer:
Mick Ronson (track 7)
Tony Visconti (track 8)
Bob Clearmountain (track 13)
performer:
Pat Metheny Group (1984) (track 15)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (track 1)
Harry Maslin (track 10)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 12)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 13–14)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 3–7)
Tony Visconti (tracks 2, 9, 11)
David Bowie (tracks 3, 5–8, 10–14)
remixer:
Pet Shop Boys (track 17)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 3–4)
vocals:
David Bowie (tracks 1, 3, 6–8, 11)
writer:
Carlos Alomar (track 10)
John Deacon (track 12)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Iggy Pop (track 14)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
David Bowie (tracks 10, 12, 14)
recorded at:
Sounds of the Seventies (1972-05-23) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
RCA Records (record company—for the imprint, please use “RCA” instead) (1975 –) (track 10)
publisher:
BMG VM Music France (track 14)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (track 14)
Chrysalis Music (not for releasel label use! this is a music publisher) (tracks 8, 10)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 6)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 14)
Fleur Music Ltd. (tracks 6, 14)
Jones Music America (tracks 6, 10, 13, 15)
Lenono Music (track 10)
MainMan (track 8)
Mainman Saag (New York) (tracks 6, 10, 14)
RZO Music Ltd (tracks 13–14)
Tintoretto Music (tracks 6, 14)
Unitunes Music (track 10)
Éditer à Paris (tracks 6, 14)
渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部 (tracks 6, 13–15)
Jones Music America (1974 –) (track 8)
Tintoretto Music (1997 –) (track 8)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Jiggy My Ziggy by MAN-CAT feat. Jay-Z (track 6)
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 12)
Welcome Back, Starman by MAN-CAT feat. Mase (track 5)
remixes:
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 12)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 12)
I’m Mad by EPMD (track 10)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
China Girl (Literal Video Version) (track 14)
Salt-Dean-Eee! (track 7)
Tebowie (track 1)
Ziggy Starbuck (track 6)
later translated versions:
GAME (track 10)
Herois (track 11)
Hrdinové (track 11)
Héroes (track 11)
Héroes (Los 7 delfines) (track 11)
Liv på Mars? (track 4)
Muukalainen (track 5)
Sudenkorento (track 4)
Ziggy Stardust (track 6)
“Helden” (track 11)
later versions:
Changes (track 3)
Jean Baltazaarrr (track 7)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Rebel Rebel (track 8)
Space Oddity (version in Portuguese) (track 1)
Starman (track 5)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 12)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 12)
recording of:
Absolute Beginners (track 16)
Changes (David Bowie song) (track 3)
China Girl (track 14)
Fame (track 10)
Hallo Spaceboy (track 17)
Let’s Dance (track 13)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Little Wonder (track 18)
Rebel Rebel (track 8)
Space Oddity (track 1)
Starman (track 5)
The Jean Genie (track 7)
Thursday’s Child (David Bowie) (track 19)
Under Pressure (track 12)
Young Americans (track 9)
“Heroes” (track 11)
Ziggy Stardust (1972-05-23) (track 6)
This Is Not America (1984) (track 15)

Release

ASIN: FR: B00006JYIB [info]

Release Group

part of: Vidéos “disques de platine” (number: le 2003-12-09, après 1 an et 1 mois)
Vidéos “disques d’or” (number: le 2002-11-26, après 1 mois)
Vidéos “doubles disques de platine” (number: le 2004-11-23, après 2 ans et 1 mois)
Vidéos “triples disques de platine” (number: le 2008-04-23, après 5 ans et 6 mois)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000694821 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/49770 [info]
Wikidata: Q1951274 [info]
other databases: http://rateyourmusic.com/release/comp/david_bowie/best_of_bowie_f11/ [info]
reviews: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/j354 [info]