Annotation

Label: BMG - Catalog #: 65274 - EAN: 0082876652742

Also released with the exact same trackslisting as Definitive All-Time Greatest Hits


Label also has BMG as label (Copyright BMG Music).

Annotation last modified on 2013-07-29 15:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Leaving, on a Jet Plane
4 3:41
2 Take Me Home, Country Road
3:13
3 Sunshine on My Shoulders
3 5:14
4 Poems, Prayers and Promises
3 4:09
5 The Eagle and the Hawk
2:12
6 Rocky Mountain High
4:48
7 Farewell Andromeda (Welcome to My Morning)
3 4:05
8 Annie's Song
4.35 3:02
9 Back Home Again
3 4:48
10 Sweet Surrender
5:39
11 Thank God I'm a Country Boy
3:29
12 I'm Sorry
3:33
13 Calypso
3:37
14 Fly Away
4:09
15 Looking for Space
4:01
16 Like a Sad Song
3:43
17 My Sweet Lady
4:27
18 Perhaps Love
2:58
19 Shanghai Breezes
3:13
20 Wild Montana Skies
4:03
CD 2: Bonus Disc
# Title Rating Length
1 Leaving, on a Jet Plane (Babe, I Hate to Go)
4 3:13
2 The Weight
4:30
3 Annie's Song (acoustic mix)
3:01
4 Calypso (acoustic mix)
3:36
5 Amsterdam (live at London Palladium)
6:39

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
John Denver (track 18)
arranger:
John Denver (tracks 1, 7)
Milt Okun (tracks 1, 7)
Lee Holdridge (tracks 8–9, 12)
assistant producer:
Kris O'Connor (tracks 8–9, 12, 15–16)
composer:
John Denver (tracks 1, 3–4, 7–9, 12–13, 15–16, 18, 20)
Dick Kniss (track 3)
John Martin Sommers (track 11)
Michael Taylor (Guitarist & former member of the John Denver Band) (track 3)
conductor:
Lee Holdridge (tracks 8–9, 12)
engineer:
Mickey Crofford (tracks 8–9)
Ray Hall (track 7)
executive producer:
Milt Okun (track 20)
lead vocals:
John Denver (tracks 1, 3–4, 7–9, 12, 15–16, 18, 20)
Plácido Domingo (track 18)
Emmylou Harris (track 20)
lyricist:
John Denver (tracks 1, 4, 7–9, 12–13, 15–16, 18, 20)
John Martin Sommers (track 11)
orchestrator:
Lennie Niehaus (track 3)
producer:
John Denver (track 20)
Milt Okun (tracks 1, 3–4, 7–9, 12, 15–16)
Barney Wyckoff (track 20)
writer:
Bill Danoff (track 2)
John Denver (track 2)
Taffy Nivert (track 2)
later parody versions:
Country Putata (track 2)
later translated versions:
Vanha tie (track 2)
recording of:
Annie's Song (track 8)
Back Home Again (track 9)
Calypso (track 13)
I'm Sorry (track 12)
Like a Sad Song (track 16)
Looking for Space (track 15)
Perhaps Love (track 18)
Wild Montana Skies (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 2)

CD 2: Bonus Disc

composer:
Robbie Robertson (track 2)
Jacques Brel (track 5)
John Denver (tracks 3–4)
lyricist:
Robbie Robertson (track 2)
Jacques Brel (track 5)
John Denver (tracks 3–4)
translator:
Mort Shuman (track 5)
cover recording of:
The Weight (track 2)
later translated versions:
El peso (track 2)
live cover recording of:
Amsterdam (English version) (track 5)
recording of:
Annie's Song (track 3)
Calypso (track 4)
translated version of:
Amsterdam (original French version) (track 5)

Release

ASIN: UK: B0002VJY0O [info]