Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right Bob Dylan 4.2 3:39
2 So Far Away Carole King 3 3:56
3 I Never Loved a Man (the Way I Loved You) Aretha Franklin 4 2:44
4 What’s Going On Marvin Gaye 4.4 3:53
5 Tempted Squeeze 3:55
6 Don’t Dream It’s Over Crowded House 3.9 3:53
7 The Few That Remain Jeff Trott 5:37
8 Talk of the Town The Pretenders 3:15
9 Red Dirt Girl Emmylou Harris 4:19
10 Amy Ryan Adams 3 3:46
11 Someone Saved My Life Tonight Elton John 3.4 6:43
12 Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain Willie Nelson 4 2:21
13 You Can Close Your Eyes James Taylor 5 2:32
14 Maggie May Rod Stewart 4.25 5:14
15 The Weight (live) The Band feat. The Staple Singers 4:48

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Martin Quittenton (1971) (track 14)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (1971-01) (track 2)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 13)
Emmylou Harris (track 9)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 11)
electric bass guitar:
Charles Larkey (1971-01) (track 2)
Hammond organ:
Ian McLagan (1971) (track 14)
cymbal:
Micky Waller (1971) (track 14)
cymbal, shakers and tambourine:
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (track 11)
drums (drum set):
Herb Lovelle (1962-11) (track 1)
Roger Hawkins (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Russ Kunkel (1971-01) (track 2)
Nigel Olsson (track 11)
bass guitar:
George Barnes (1962-11) (track 1)
Tommy Cogbill (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Ronnie Wood (UK guitarist, member of The Rolling Stones) (1971) (track 14)
Dee Murray (track 11)
trumpet:
Ken Laxton (1967-01-24) (track 3)
mandolin:
Ray Jackson (1971) (track 14)
David Lindley (1971) (track 14)
membranophone:
Micky Waller (1971) (track 14)
flute:
Curtis Amy (1971-01) (track 2)
guitar:
Bruce Langhorne (1962-11) (track 1)
Jimmy Johnson (guitar, producer, Muscle Shoals rhythm section) (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Chips Moman (1967-01-24) (track 3)
bass, electric guitar and electronic drum set:
Malcolm Burn (track 9)
electric piano, piano and synthesizer:
Elton John (English singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer) (track 11)
double bass:
Gene Ramey (1962-11) (track 1)
electric guitar:
Buddy Miller (Nashville singer-songwriter, married to Julie Miller) (track 9)
Ronnie Wood (UK guitarist, member of The Rolling Stones) (1971) (track 14)
percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
celesta:
Pete Sears (1971) (track 14)
omnichord:
Ethan Johns (track 9)
piano:
Dick Wellstood (1962-11) (track 1)
Spooner Oldham (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Aretha Franklin (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Carole King (1971-01) (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
bass pedals and percussion:
Daryl Johnson (track 9)
12 string guitar:
Ronnie Wood (UK guitarist, member of The Rolling Stones) (1971) (track 14)
horn arranger:
Charles Chalmers (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Joe Arnold (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Charles Chalmers (1967-01-24) (track 3)
trombone:
David Hood (1967-01-24) (track 3)
arranger:
Willie Nelson (track 12)
Paul Clayton (1962) (track 1)
Bruce Langhorne (1962) (track 1)
Tom Dowd (track 3)
Arif Mardin (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Mark Guercio (Engineer) (track 11)
Patrick Himes (track 10)
background vocals:
Davey Johnstone (track 11)
Dee Murray (track 11)
Nigel Olsson (track 11)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
composer:
Ryan Adams (US singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer & poet) (track 10)
Renaldo Benson (track 4)
Al Cleveland (songwriter 1930-1996) (track 4)
Neil Finn (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (track 4)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 8)
Carole King (track 2)
Robbie Robertson (track 15)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 12)
Ronnie Shannon (track 3)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 13)
Bob Dylan (1962) (track 1)
Elton John (English singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer) (track 11)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (1962) (track 1)
conductor:
Tom Dowd (1967-01-24) (track 3)
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 4)
engineer:
Hank Cicalo (track 2)
Jeff Guercio (track 11)
Phil York (track 12)
Ethan Johns (track 10)
instruments:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 4)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Bob Dylan (1962-11) (track 1)
Rod Stewart (1971) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Elton John (English singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer) (track 11)
lyricist:
Ryan Adams (US singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer & poet) (track 10)
Renaldo Benson (track 4)
Al Cleveland (songwriter 1930-1996) (track 4)
Chris Difford (track 5)
Neil Finn (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (track 4)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 8)
Carole King (track 2)
Robbie Robertson (track 15)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 12)
Ronnie Shannon (track 3)
Bernie Taupin (track 11)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 13)
Bob Dylan (1962) (track 1)
mixer:
Jim Watts (engineer) (track 9)
Malcolm Burn (track 9)
Ethan Johns (track 10)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (track 4)
performer:
The Staple Singers (track 15)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 2)
Peter Asher (track 13)
Malcolm Burn (track 9)
Gus Dudgeon (track 11)
John Hammond (producer) (track 1)
Ethan Johns (track 10)
Willie Nelson (track 12)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 8)
Jerry Wexler (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (track 4)
Rod Stewart (track 14)
recording engineer:
Rick Hall (American producer & FAME studios founder, "Father of Muscle Shoals Music") (track 3)
Jim Watts (engineer) (track 9)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1967-01-24) (track 3)
Carole King (1971-01) (track 2)
writer:
Emmylou Harris (track 9)
Martin Quittenton (track 14)
Rod Stewart (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1967) (track 3)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1967) (track 3)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1971) (track 14)
This Record Co. Ltd. (copyright holder) (2004) (track 11)
This Record Co. Ltd. (copyright holder) (2005) (track 11)
This Record Co. Ltd. (copyright holder) (2011) (track 11)
publisher:
14th Hour Music (track 3)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Dwarf Music (track 15)
EMI Songs (track 6)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 3)
FCG Music (track 4)
MG III Music (track 4)
Mijac Music (track 3)
NMG Music (track 4)
Pronto Music (track 3)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (1963 – 1991) (track 1)
Special Rider Music (1991 –) (track 1)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 4)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Good Morning (explicit) by Kanye West (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 4) (order: 4) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 130) (order: 129) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 186) (order: 185) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 302) (order: 300) (track 12)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
So weit, so weit (track 2)
What’s Going On? (track 4)
later parody versions:
Lazzie Lay (track 14)
later translated versions:
Denk ned noch (track 1)
El peso (track 15)
Mach kes Gstürm (track 1)
Maggie May (Finnish) (track 14)
What’s Going On (Japanese version) (track 4)
later versions:
Alta marea (track 6)
live recording of:
The Weight (track 15)
recording of:
AMY (track 10)
Red Dirt Girl (track 9)
Talk of the Town (track 8)
Tempted (track 5)
Maggie May (1971) (track 14)
So Far Away (1971-01) (track 2)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
version of:

Release Group

part of:Artist’s Choice™ (order: 5)