Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sixty Years On 2 5:40
2 I Need You to Turn To 2.5 2:48
3 The Greatest Discovery 3 4:28
4 Tonight 3 8:04
5 Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word 3 3:50
6 The King Must Die 3 5:29
7 Take Me to the Pilot 4 4:21
8 Tiny Dancer 4 6:27
9 Have Mercy on the Criminal 3 6:09
10 Madman Across the Water 3 6:39
11 Candle in the Wind 4 4:00
12 Burn Down the Mission 3 5:50
13 Your Song 3 4:05
14 Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me 4 6:07

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (track 1)
James Newton Howard (composer) (track 11)
composer:
Elton John (tracks 1–14)
conductor:
James Newton Howard (composer) (1986-12-14) (track 11)
engineer:
Gus Dudgeon (tracks 1, 5–8, 10–14)
Clive Franks (tracks 1, 5–8, 10–14)
lyricist:
Bernie Taupin (tracks 1–14)
mixer:
Gus Dudgeon (tracks 1, 5–8, 10–14)
Graham Dickson (UK engineer aka "Overdubs") (tracks 1, 5–8, 10–14)
orchestra:
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (1986-12-14) (track 11)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (tracks 1, 5–8, 10–14)
publisher:
Big Pig Music Ltd. (track 14)
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) ( – ????) (track 13)
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) (tracks 1, 11)
Rouge Booze, Inc. (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 14)
Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. (fka Dick James Music Ltd.) (track 13)
recorded at:
Sydney Entertainment Centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (1986-12-14) (tracks 1–14)
arrangements:
La parola piu difficile (translated) (track 5)
has revision:
is the basis for:
The Pitch (Spectacular Spectacular) (Moulin Rouge!) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Marv Albert Song (track 11)
Why Isn't Howard Stern On TV (parody version for Howard Stern show) (track 14)
later translated versions:
Sinun laulusi (track 13)
Sorry (Finnish) (track 5)
Tu canción (track 13)
later versions:
The end (track 11)
live recording of:
Burn Down the Mission (1986-12-14) (track 12)
Candle in the Wind (1986-12-14) (track 11)
Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me (1986-12-14) (track 14)
Have Mercy on the Criminal (1986-12-14) (track 9)
I Need You to Turn To (1986-12-14) (track 2)
Madman Across the Water (1986-12-14) (track 10)
Sixty Years On (Elton John song) (1986-12-14) (track 1)
Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (1986-12-14) (track 5)
Take Me to the Pilot (1986-12-14) (track 7)
The Greatest Discovery (1986-12-14) (track 3)
The King Must Die (1986-12-14) (track 6)
Tiny Dancer (1986-12-14) (track 8)
Tonight (1986-12-14) (track 4)
Your Song (1986-12-14) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Commentary (Best of Blue) (track 5)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 13)