Annotation

"Printed in West Germany" on cover back.


"Made in West Germany by Polygram" on disc. "Printed in West Germany" on cover back.

Annotation last modified on 2018-12-04 00:00 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Synchronicity I
3.6 3:24
2 Walking in Your Footsteps
4 3:37
3 O My God
3.35 4:02
4 Mother
2.65 3:06
5 Miss Gradenko
3 2:00
6 Synchronicity II
3.3 5:05
7 Every Breath You Take
4.15 4:14
8 King of Pain
4.15 4:59
9 Wrapped Around Your Finger
3.9 5:14
10 Tea in the Sahara
3 4:15
11 Murder by Numbers
3 4:34

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (tracks 1–11)
drums (drum set):
Stewart Copeland (tracks 1–11)
electric guitar:
Andy Summers (tracks 1–11)
saxophone:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
drum machine:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 1)
composer:
Stewart Copeland (track 5)
Andy Summers (tracks 4, 11)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (tracks 1–3, 6–10)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (tracks 1–11)
lead vocals:
Andy Summers (track 4)
lyricist:
Stewart Copeland (track 5)
Andy Summers (track 4)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (tracks 1–3, 6–11)
producer:
Hugh Padgham (tracks 1–11)
The Police (British rock band) (tracks 1–11)
vocals:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (tracks 1–11)
phonographic copyright by:
A&M Records (1983) (tracks 7–9)
A&M Records, Inc. (1997) (track 7)
A&M Records (2016) (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
GM Sumner (track 7)
recorded at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–11)
Le Studio in Morin‐Heights, Quebec, Canada (tracks 1–11)
has remixes:
Every Breath You Take (5.1 mix) by The Police (track 7)
King of Pain (5.1 mix) by The Police (track 8)
Wrapped Around Your Finger (5.1 mix) by The Police (track 9)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 7)
sampled by:
KinG of PaiN 83-13 (SXID SX210SYEJ9) by Top Jimmy Page (track 8)
eVerY BreAtH You TAKe 83-11 (SXID SX210SYEJ5) by Top Jimmy Page (track 7)
wRaPPed aRounD YoUR FINger 83 -11 (SXID SX210SYEJA) by Top Jimmy Page (track 9)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 84) (track 7)
later parody versions:
Every Step to Take (track 7)
King of Suede (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Humppaleski 45 (track 7)
Sua vartioin (track 7)
later translated versions:
Stinken uit de bak (track 7)
recording of:
King of Pain (track 8)
Miss Gradenko (track 5)
Mother (track 4)
Murder by Numbers (track 11)
O My God (track 3)
Synchronicity I (track 1)
Synchronicity II (track 6)
Tea in the Sahara (track 10)
Every Breath You Take (1983) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Polkas on 45 (track 7)