Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You're No Good Linda Ronstadt 5 3:43
2 Jackie Blue Ozark Mountain Daredevils 5 3:39
3 That's the Way (I Like It) KC and the Sunshine Band 5 3:03
4 Must of Got Lost J. Geils Band 5 3:00
5 Why Can't We Be Friends? War 4.5 3:53
6 Sister Golden Hair America 4.15 3:22
7 Philadelphia Freedom Elton John 5 5:29
8 Black Water The Doobie Brothers 5 4:18
9 Love Is a Rose Linda Ronstadt 5 2:47
10 How Long Ace 4 3:23
11 Dance With Me Orleans 5 3:02
12 Free Bird Lynyrd Skynyrd 5 4:45
13 You Are So Beautiful Joe Cocker 2:45
14 Feel Like Makin' Love Bad Company 4.45 5:13
15 Lady Marmalade LaBelle 5 3:20
16 Pick Up the Pieces Average White Band 4.25 3:59
17 Island Girl Elton John 3.5 3:46
18 Some Kind of Wonderful Grand Funk 5 3:22
19 The Hustle Van McCoy 3:29
20 Let's Do It Again The Staple Singers 5 3:28

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Caleb Quaye (track 17)
acoustic guitar and handclaps:
Andrew Gold (track 9)
fiddle:
David Lindley (track 9)
other instruments:
America (US folk/soft rock band) (track 6)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Willie Leacox (track 6)
drums (drum set), electric piano and percussion:
Andrew Gold (track 1)
bass guitar:
David Dickey (track 6)
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (track 17)
strings arranger:
Gregory Rose (track 1)
membranophone:
Russ Kunkel (track 9)
Roger Pope (track 17)
synthesizer:
James Newton Howard (composer) (track 17)
harmonica:
Jim Connor (harmonica player) (track 9)
bass:
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (tracks 1, 9)
banjo:
Herb Pedersen (track 9)
banjo, electric guitar, slide guitar and steel guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 17)
electric guitar:
Ed Black (track 1)
piano:
Elton John (track 17)
handclaps, shakers and tambourine:
Peter Asher (track 9)
horn arranger:
Roger Ball (track 16)
congas, marimba and tambourine:
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (track 17)
arranger:
George Martin (track 6)
Gil Askey (track 20)
AWB (track 16)
Van McCoy (track 19)
Richard Tufo (track 20)
assistant engineer:
Tom Anderson (engineer) (track 6)
Mark Guercio (Engineer) (track 17)
associate producer:
Lonnie Jordan (track 5)
Howard E. Scott (US funk/rock guitarist, member of War) (track 5)
background vocals:
Elton John (track 17)
Kiki Dee (track 17)
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track 9)
Andrew Gold (track 9)
Davey Johnstone (track 17)
Clydie King (track 1)
Shirley Matthews (Canadian pop singer) (track 1)
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (track 17)
Herb Pedersen (track 9)
Caleb Quaye (track 17)
composer:
Elton John (track 17)
Patrick Simmons (track 8)
Clint Ballard, Jr. (track 1)
Gerald Beckley (track 6)
Paul Carrack (track 10)
Allen Collins (track 12)
John Ellison (track 18)
Curtis Mayfield (track 20)
Van McCoy (track 19)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 12)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track 9)
conductor:
Van McCoy (track 19)
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track 6)
Val Garay (tracks 1, 9)
Jeff Guercio (track 17)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 17)
Linda Ronstadt (track 9)
lyricist:
Clint Ballard, Jr. (track 1)
Gerald Beckley (track 6)
Paul Carrack (track 10)
Allen Collins (track 12)
John Ellison (track 18)
Curtis Mayfield (track 20)
Van McCoy (track 19)
Bernie Taupin (track 17)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 12)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track 9)
mixer:
Ed Barton (engineer) (track 5)
Ron Nevison (track 14)
producer:
John Anthony (British producer and record executive) (track 10)
Peter Asher (tracks 1, 9)
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (track 14)
Luigi Creatore (track 19)
Gus Dudgeon (track 17)
Jerry Goldstein (track 5)
Jimmy Ienner (track 18)
Arif Mardin (track 16)
George Martin (track 6)
Hugo Peretti (track 19)
Allen Toussaint (track 15)
Curtis Mayfield (track 20)
recording engineer:
Val Garay (track 1)
Ed Barton (engineer) (track 5)
Andrew Berliner (track 5)
David Hassinger (track 1)
Chris Huston (track 5)
Ron Nevison (track 14)
solo mellotron:
James Newton Howard (composer) (track 17)
solo electric guitar:
Andrew Gold (track 1)
vocals:
America (US folk/soft rock band) (track 6)
writer:
Papa Dee Allen (track 5)
Roger Ball (track 16)
Harold Brown (track 5)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 3)
Steve Cash (track 2)
Bob Crewe (track 15)
B.B. Dickerson (track 5)
Malcolm Duncan (track 16)
Richard Finch (track 3)
Bruce Fisher (track 13)
The J. Geils Band (track 4)
Jerry Goldstein (track 5)
Alan Gorrie (track 16)
Lonnie Jordan (track 5)
Larry Lee (Vinyl Kings and Ozark Mountain Daredevils) (track 2)
Robbie McIntosh (Scottish drummer for Average White Band) (track 16)
Onnie McIntyre (track 16)
Charles Miller (US saxophonist & flutist, member of War) (track 5)
Kenny Nolan (track 15)
Lee Oskar (track 5)
Billy Preston (track 13)
Mick Ralphs (track 14)
Paul Rodgers (track 14)
Howard E. Scott (US funk/rock guitarist, member of War) (track 5)
Hamish Stuart (Scottish guitarist, bassist, singer composer & producer) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Anchor Records (UK 70s indie label) (track 10)
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1974) (track 16)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1974) (track 15)
Minder Records (1974) (track 10)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1975) (track 6)
Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (1996) (track 17)
Warner Music H.K. Ltd. (1997) (track 6)
Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!) (2011) (track 6)
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (2013) (track 1)
Union Square Music Ltd. (for copyright use only, holding company of Union Square Music) (2015) (track 10)
publisher:
Average Music (track 16)
BMG Bumblebee (track 16)
Beardog Publishing (track 1)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 16)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 15)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 15)
Fairwood Music Ltd. (track 16)
Minder Music Ltd. (track 10)
Van McCoy Music (track 19)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 19)
Badco Music, Inc. (track 14)
Badco Music, Inc. (1974 –) (track 14)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1975 –) (track 20)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 14)
recorded at:
edit of:
Lady Marmalade by LaBelle (track 15)
Let’s Do It Again (long version) by The Staple Singers (track 20)
edits:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
It Was a Good Day (remix) (explicit) by Ice Cube (track 20)
Rolled by Lemon Jelly (track 14)
part of:
cover recording of:
Love Is a Rose (track 9)
You’re No Good (1974-06 – 1974-09) (track 1)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 3)
later parody versions:
Cheap Birds (track 12)
Freebird (track 12)
Lady Marmelade (track 15)
That Daughter (track 8)
later translated versions:
Damit wos weidageht (track 18)
Lady Marmalade (French version) (track 15)
Olet paha (track 1)
Tan sols (track 10)
’t Is voorbij (track 1)
熱辣辣 (track 15)
live cover recording of:
recording of:
Black Water (track 8)
Free Bird (track 12)
How Long? (track 10)
Island Girl (track 17)
Jackie Blue (track 2)
Lady Marmalade (track 15)
Let’s Do It Again (track 20)
Must of Got Lost (track 4)
Pick Up the Pieces (track 16)
Sister Golden Hair (track 6)
The Hustle (track 19)
Feel Like Makin’ Love (1974-09) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:

Release Group

part of:Sounds of the Seventies (Time-Life Music) (number: 8) (order: 8)