Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blinded by the Light 3.5 5:06
2 Spirit in the Night 2 5:00
3 4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy) 3.75 5:36
4 Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) 3 7:04
5 Thunder Road 3.6 4:49
6 Born to Run 4.4 4:31
7 Adam Raised a Cain 3 4:32
8 Darkness on the Edge of Town 2.5 4:30
9 Hungry Heart 3.75 3:19
10 Ramrod 3 4:05
11 Atlantic City 3 4:00
12 State Trooper 3 3:17
13 Glory Days 4 4:15
14 Dancing in the Dark 4.45 4:00

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (track 13)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 9–10)
drums (drum set):
Ernest Carter (track 6)
Vincent Lopez (former E Street Band drummer) (tracks 3–4)
Max Weinberg (tracks 5, 9–10, 13–14)
Max Weinberg (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 3–6, 9, 13–14)
Garry Tallent (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
glockenspiel:
Danny Federici (track 13)
glockenspiel and Rhodes piano:
Roy Bittan (track 5)
mandolin:
Steven Van Zandt (track 13)
synthesizer:
Roy Bittan (track 13)
organ:
Danny Federici (tracks 6, 9–10, 13–14)
Danny Federici (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 6, 9, 11–14)
Steven Van Zandt (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (track 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
bass:
Garry Tallent (track 10)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 1)
bass and piano:
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 2)
percussion:
Clarence Clemons (track 13)
percussion and saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 9–10, 14)
Clarence Clemons (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
keyboard:
David Sancious (track 6)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 3–6, 9, 13)
piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 9–10, 13)
Harold Wheeler (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1–2)
Roy Bittan (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
piano and synthesizer:
Roy Bittan (track 14)
12 string guitar, electric guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 9–10)
guitar family:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 3–4)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–2, 2, 2–3, 3–4, 4–6)
assistant engineer:
Dana Bisbee (tracks 9–10)
John R. Davenport (engineer) (tracks 13–14)
James A. Farber (sound engineer) (tracks 9–10)
Jeff Hendrickson (tracks 9–10, 13–14)
Bruce Lampcov (tracks 13–14)
Thom Panunzio (tracks 7–8)
Garry Rindfuss (tracks 9–10)
Billy Straus (tracks 13–14)
Raymond Willard (tracks 9–10)
Zoë Yanakas (tracks 13–14)
assistant producer:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 7–8)
background vocals:
Mike Appel (track 5)
Roy Bittan (tracks 5, 9–10)
Clarence Clemons (tracks 9–10)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 5, 9–10)
Flo & Eddie (track 9)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (track 5)
choir vocals:
Roy Bittan (track 13)
Garry Tallent (track 13)
Max Weinberg (track 13)
choir vocals [harmony vocals]:
Steven Van Zandt (track 13)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-08 – 1972-09) (tracks 1–2, 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1973) (track 3)
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (track 6)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (track 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (track 10)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (tracks 11–12)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (track 13)
Bruce Springsteen (1983 – 1984) (track 14)
engineer:
Louis Lahav (tracks 3–4, 6)
Louis Lehav (tracks 1–2)
Jimmy Iovine (track 5)
lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 3–4, 13–14)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-08 – 1972-09) (tracks 1–2, 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1973) (track 3)
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (track 6)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (track 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (track 10)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (tracks 11–12)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (track 13)
Bruce Springsteen (1983 – 1984) (track 14)
mixer:
Chuck Plotkin (tracks 7–10)
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 9, 13–14)
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 5–8)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (tracks 9–10)
phonographic copyright by:
Bruce Springsteen (1980) (tracks 9–10)
Bruce Springsteen (1984) (tracks 13–14)
producer:
Mike Appel (tracks 5–6)
Jon Landau (tracks 5, 7–10, 14)
Chuck Plotkin (track 14)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 9–10, 14)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 5–10, 14)
recording engineer:
Mike Batlan (tracks 11–12)
Neil Dorfsman (tracks 9–10)
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 7–8)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (tracks 13–14)
remixer:
Jack Ashkinazy (tracks 1–2)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 6, 9–12)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1–2)
publisher:
Bruce Springsteen Music (tracks 3, 14)
Laurel Canyon Music Ltd. (Mike Appel's publishing company) (tracks 1–2, 2)
Zomba Music (track 1)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 14)
mixed at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (track 5)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (track 5)
914 Sound Studios in Orangetown, New York, United States (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1–2)
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1977 – 1978) (tracks 7–8)
mash-ups:
Dancing in the Dark (live, 2004-12-18: Muffathalle, Munich, Germany) by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band (track 14)
Dancing in the Dark (live, 2009-03-28: Felsenkeller, Stein, Germany) by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band (track 14)
sampled by:
Steady Shock by Girl Talk (track 14)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 21) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 86) (track 5)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Born Above (track 6)
Dancing in My Dick (track 14)
later translated versions:
Atlantik City (track 11)
later versions:
live recording of:
recording of:
Atlantic City (track 11)
Born to Run (track 6)
Dancing in the Dark (track 14)
Glory Days (track 13)
Hungry Heart (track 9)
Ramrod (track 10)
State Trooper (track 12)
Thunder Road (track 5)
Blinded by the Light (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 1)
Spirit in the Night (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 2)
Adam Raised a Cain (1977 – 1978) (track 7)
Darkness on the Edge of Town (1977 – 1978) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Wings for Wheels (track 5)