Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Death on Two Legs (Dedicated to…) 4 3:43
2 Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon 3.4 1:07
3 I’m in Love With My Car 3.8 3:05
4 You’re My Best Friend 3.95 2:53
5 ’39 4.1 3:31
6 Sweet Lady 3 4:04
7 Seaside Rendezvous 3.15 2:16
8 The Prophet’s Song 3.65 8:21
9 Love of My Life 3.45 3:39
10 Good Company 3 3:24
11 Bohemian Rhapsody 4.5 5:55
12 God Save the Queen 3.15 1:18
13 I’m in Love With My Car (1991 bonus remix by Mike Shipley) 4.35 3:28
14 You’re My Best Friend (1991 bonus remix by Matt Wallace) 4 2:52

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 8–9)
other instruments [guitar jazz band]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 10)
cymbal:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 9)
cymbal [orchestral cymbals]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1–12)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (tracks 1–12)
gong:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
koto [toy koto]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 8)
tambourine:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 5)
guitar:
John Deacon (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1–12)
triangle:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 7)
bass:
John Deacon (track 11)
electric piano:
John Deacon (track 4)
double bass:
John Deacon (track 5)
timpani:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 11–12)
tack piano [jangle piano]:
Freddie Mercury (track 7)
electric guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 8–9)
electric guitar arranger:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
keyboard:
John Deacon (track 11)
ukulele:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 10)
piano:
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–3, 7, 9, 11)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 4)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 4)
bass drum:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 5)
harp [orchestral harp]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 9)
additional engineer:
Kris Fredriksson (tracks 1–12)
additional sound engineer:
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (tracks 1–12)
arranger:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
background vocals:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1, 3–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–9)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1, 3–6, 8)
composer:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 12)
John Deacon (tracks 4, 14)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 7, 9, 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 3, 13)
executive engineer:
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (tracks 1–12)
executive producer:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 1–12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–9, 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
lead vocals and other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Freddie Mercury (track 11)
lyricist:
John Deacon (tracks 4, 14)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5–6, 8, 10)
Freddie Mercury (tracks 1–2, 7, 9, 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (tracks 3, 13)
other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
other vocals [vocal orchestration of brass]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 7)
other vocals [vocal orchestration of woodwinds]:
Freddie Mercury (track 7)
performer:
Queen (UK rock group) (track 11)
producer:
Roy Thomas Baker (producer) (tracks 1–12)
Queen (UK rock group) (tracks 1–12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 11)
remixer:
Mike Shipley (1991) (track 13)
Matt Wallace (US producer & engineer) (1991) (track 14)
vocals:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (tracks 5, 10)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1975) (tracks 4, 11)
Hollywood Records, Inc. (1975) (tracks 4, 11)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1975) (track 1)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1975 – 2011) (tracks 4, 11)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1976) (track 5)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (tracks 1–3, 5–10, 12)
publisher:
B. Feldman & Co. Ltd. (tracks 3–4, 11, 13–14)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (tracks 1–11, 13–14)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1, 3–5, 9, 11–14)
Queen Music Ltd. (tracks 1–14)
mixed at:
SARM Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–12)
edits:
’39 (live at Earl’s Court, June 1977) (live, 1977-06-06: Earl’s Court, London, UK) by Queen (track 5)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Ms. Jenkins by Ca$his (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 163) (track 11)
arrangements:
Bohemian Rhapsody (arr. for wind band) (track 11)
is the basis for:
I lieg am Ruckn (track 9)
The Real Life (track 11)
later parody versions:
Bohemian Rhapsody (track 11)
Star Trek Rhapsody (track 11)
Zero Wing Rhapsody (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Rap-soda y bohemia (track 11)
later translated versions:
Amor de mi vida (track 9)
later versions:
Hibernian Rhapsody (track 11)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 11)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 11)
recording of:
Bohemian Rhapsody (track 11)
God Save the Queen (Queen version) (track 12)
Good Company (track 10)
I’m in Love With My Car (tracks 3, 13)
Love of My Life (track 9)
Seaside Rendezvous (track 7)
Sweet Lady (track 6)
You’re My Best Friend (tracks 4, 14)
’39 (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Bohemian Polka (track 11)
Don’t Stop Them Now (tracks 7, 11)
The Big Medley (track 11)
version of:
God Save the Queen (national anthem of several countries in the British Commonwealth) (track 12)

Release

printed in:United States
art direction:David Costa (UK guitarist for Trees, also art direction/design)
remastering:Stephen Marcussen (mastering engineer)
manufactured by, licensed to and marketed by:Hollywood Records (a label of Disney Music Group)
copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (in 1975, in 1991)
recorded at:Lansdowne Studios (known as CTS Lansdowne Studios since 1987) in London, England, United Kingdom
Olympic Studios in Barnes, Richmond upon Thames, London, England, United Kingdom
Rockfield Studios in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom
Roundhouse Studios in London, England, United Kingdom
Sarm East Studios in Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets, London, England, United Kingdom
Scorpio Sound in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom
remastered at:Precision Mastering in Los Angeles, California, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/369042 [info]
ASIN:US: B000000OAN [info]