Tracklist

CD 1: 1968-1974
# Title Rating Length
1 Pictures of Matchstick Men
3:13
2 Black Veils of Melancholy
3:12
3 Ice in the Sun
2:13
4 Technicolour Dreams
2:50
5 Are You Growing Tired of My Love
3:37
6 The Price of Love
3:45
7 Down the Dustpipe
2:06
8 In My Chair
3:12
9 Tune to the Music
3:09
10 Gerdundula
3:23
11 Don't Waste My Time
4:22
12 Mean Girl
3:56
13 Paper Plane
3:01
14 Caroline
4:21
15 Down Down
5:26
16 Roll Over Lay Down
5:45
17 Claudie
5 4:07
18 Break the Rules
3:40
19 Just Take Me
3:35
20 Backwater
4:31
CD 2: 1975-1979
# Title Rating Length
1 Little Lady
3:05
2 Where I Am
2:44
3 Rain
4:35
4 Mystery Song
6:34
5 Is There a Better Way
3:29
6 Wild Side of Life
3:16
7 Rockin' All Over the World
4 3:38
8 Rockers Rollin'
4:20
9 Hold You Back
4:33
10 Dirty Water
3:54
11 For You
3:03
12 Baby Boy
3:15
13 Can't Give You More
4:19
14 Let's Ride
3:05
15 Again and Again
3:41
16 Accident Prone
5 5:06
17 Someone Show Me Home
3:54
18 Like a Good Girl
3:29
19 I'm Giving Up My Worryin'
3:04
20 Whatever You Want
4 4:03
CD 3: 1979-1983
# Title Rating Length
1 Living on an Island
4:49
2 Who Asked You
4:01
3 Shady Lady
3:03
4 What You're Proposing
4:18
5 Lies
3:59
6 Don't Drive My Car
4:33
7 Run to Mummy
3:11
8 The Wild Ones
4:04
9 Rock 'n' Roll
4:05
10 Something 'Bout You Baby I Like
2:58
11 Carol
3:43
12 Don't Stop Me Now
3:44
13 Dear John
3:15
14 Doesn't Matter
3:41
15 Jealousy
2:55
16 Big Man
3:46
17 She Don't Fool Me
4:34
18 Ol' Rag Blues
2:54
19 A Mess of Blues
3:25
20 Marguerita Time
3:28
CD 4: 1983-1991
# Title Rating Length
1 Going Down Town Tonight
3:40
2 The Wanderer
3:31
3 Who Gets the Love?
4:10
4 Rollin' Home
4:27
5 Red Sky
4:17
6 In the Army Now
4:43
7 Dreamin'
2:57
8 Speechless
3:43
9 Invitation
3:19
10 Ain't Complaining
4:01
11 Running All Over the World
3:34
12 Burning Bridges (On and Off and on Again)
3:53
13 That's Allright
3:32
14 Not at All
2:56
15 Little Dreamer
4:06
16 Heart on Hold
3:38
17 Tommy's in Love
3:03
18 The Anniversary Waltz Part 1
5:01
19 Can't Give You More
4:26
20 Rock 'til You Drop
3:17
CD 5: 1994-2008
# Title Rating Length
1 Sherri Don't Fail Me Now!
3:21
2 Restless
4:11
3 Ciao-Ciao
3:33
4 Rude Awakening Time
4:14
5 Sorry
3:31
6 Come on You Reds
3:30
7 When You Walk in the Room
4:08
8 Fun, Fun, Fun
4:05
9 Don't Stop
3:42
10 All Around My Hat
3:58
11 Mony Mony
3:01
12 Old Time Rock and Roll
3:00
13 Jam Side Down
2 3:28
14 All Stand Up (Never Say Never)
4:10
15 You'll Come 'round
3:27
16 Thinking of You
3:57
17 The Party Ain't Over Yet
3:53
18 All That Counts Is Love
3:43
19 Beginnng of the End
3:18
20 Jump That Rock (Whatever You Want)
3:24

Credits

CD 1: 1968-1974

composer:
John Coughlan (track 16)
Alan Lancaster (track 16)
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (track 16)
Francis Rossi (tracks 15–16)
Robert Keith Young (UK musician & author, Young & Moody; Status Quo) (tracks 15–16)
lyricist:
Alan Lancaster (track 16)
Francis Rossi (tracks 15–16)
Robert Keith Young (UK musician & author, Young & Moody; Status Quo) (track 16)
producer:
Status Quo (UK boogie rock band) (tracks 13–14, 16)
writer:
Alan Lancaster (track 19)
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (track 19)
Francis Rossi (tracks 13–14)
Robert Keith Young (UK musician & author, Young & Moody; Status Quo) (tracks 13–14)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1975) (track 15)
publisher:
Valley Music Ltd (track 15)
later translated versions:
Karoline (track 14)
recording of:
Caroline (track 14)
Down Down (track 15)
Just Take Me (track 19)
Paper Plane (track 13)
Roll Over Lay Down (track 16)

CD 2: 1975-1979

composer:
John Fogerty (track 7)
Alan Lancaster (track 5)
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (track 2)
Francis Rossi (track 5)
William Warren (track 6)
Arlie Carter (track 6)
lyricist:
John Fogerty (track 7)
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (track 2)
Francis Rossi (track 5)
William Warren (track 6)
Arlie Carter (track 6)
producer:
Roger Glover (track 6)
Status Quo (UK boogie rock band) (tracks 7, 15)
Pip Williams (producer) (track 20)
writer:
Andy Bown (tracks 15, 20)
Jackie Lynton (track 15)
Rick Parfitt (UK guitarist for Status Quo) (tracks 15, 20)
publisher:
arrangements:
Fai quel che voui (translated) (track 20)
cover recording of:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Was immer du wüst (track 20)
recording of:
Again and Again (track 15)
Whatever You Want (track 20)
Where I Am (Status Quo) (track 2)

CD 3: 1979-1983

composer:
Chuck Berry (track 11)
Bernard John Frost (track 9)
Alan Lancaster (track 8)
Francis Rossi (track 9)
Richard Supa (American guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 10)
engineer:
Steve Churchyard (tracks 18, 20)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (tracks 13–16)
Tim Summerhayes (tracks 18, 20)
lyricist:
Chuck Berry (track 11)
Bernard John Frost (track 9)
Alan Lancaster (track 8)
Richard Supa (American guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 10)
producer:
John Eden (Producer) (tracks 4, 8, 10–11)
Status Quo (UK boogie rock band) (tracks 4, 8, 10–11, 13–16, 18, 20)
writer:
Bernard John Frost (tracks 4, 14–15, 20)
Mick Green (English guitarist) (track 16)
John Gustafson (track 13)
Keith Lamb (track 18)
Alan Lancaster (tracks 16, 18)
Jackie McAuley (track 13)
Francis Rossi (tracks 4, 14–15, 20)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 11)
Jewel Music Inc. (track 11)
cover recording of:
Carol (track 11)
Dear John (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Carol (track 11)
later translated versions:
Oh Dearne (track 11)
Tu man patīc (track 10)
Ô Carole (track 11)
recording of:
Big Man (track 16)
Doesn’t Matter (track 14)
Jealousy (track 15)
Marguerita Time (track 20)
Ol’ Rag Blues (track 18)
Rock ’n’ Roll (track 9)
The Wild Ones (track 8)

CD 4: 1983-1991

composer:
Dave Bartholomew (track 18)
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 8)
Pearl King (track 18)
Tom King (50s & 60s songwriter) (track 18)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 18)
Ira Mack (track 18)
Fred Mendelsohn (track 18)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
Guy Johnson (track 1)
Ernie Maresca (tracks 2, 18)
engineer:
Steve Churchyard (track 1)
Tim Summerhayes (tracks 1, 18)
lyricist:
Dave Bartholomew (track 18)
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 8)
Pearl King (track 18)
Jim Lee ("Let's Dance" writer/producer) (track 18)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
Guy Johnson (track 1)
Ernie Maresca (tracks 2, 18)
producer:
Status Quo (UK boogie rock band) (track 1)
Pip Williams (producer) (tracks 2, 6, 8–9)
recording engineer:
Tim Summerhayes (tracks 6, 8–9)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (American pianist, singer and songwriter) (track 18)
Ferdi Bolland (track 6)
Rob Bolland (track 6)
Albert Collins (composer of “Lucille” & “Slippin’ and Slidin’”) (track 18)
Bernie Frost (tracks 9, 13)
Jack Hammer (Earl Burroughs, co-wrote Great Balls of Fire) (track 18)
Francis Rossi (tracks 9, 13)
publisher:
MCA Music Ltd. (track 18)
Venice Music (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 18)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
In the Army Now (track 6)
Speechless (track 8)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Kur indiāņi nav (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Армия (track 6)
later translated versions:
I hea di klopfn (track 18)
Ici les Enfoirés (track 6)
Le Vagabond (The Wanderer) (tracks 2, 18)
Lucille (Normaal's Song) (track 18)
Lucille (track 18)
Tu mets le feu (track 18)
Youri (track 18)
later versions:
Dansons (track 18)
medley including a cover recording of:
Great Balls of Fire (track 18)
I Hear You Knocking (track 18)
Let’s Dance (track 18)
Lucille (track 18)
Red River Rock (track 18)
The Wanderer (Dion song) (track 18)
recording of:
Invitation (track 9)
That’s Alright (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Do You Remember (Stars on 45) (track 18)
The Anniversary Waltz, Part 1 (tracks 2, 18, 18, 18, 18, 18, 18, 18)

CD 5: 1994-2008

composer:
Jackie DeShannon (track 7)
lyricist:
Jackie DeShannon (track 7)
writer:
Terry Britten (track 13)
Charlie Dore (track 13)
George Jackson (US soul songwriter/vocalist) (track 12)
Thomas Jones, III (Songwriter) (track 12)
publisher:
Peermusic III, Ltd. (track 12)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 7)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
Jam Side Down (track 13)