Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 3.65 2:35
2 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:09
3 Love Hurts
Jim Capaldi 3:24
4 A Groovy Kind of Love
The Mindbenders 2:00
5 Son of a Preacher Man
Dusty Springfield 4.35 2:24
6 You’re the Best Thing
The Style Council 5:09
7 Reunited
Peaches & Herb 5:44
8 Show Me Heaven
Maria McKee 3:42
9 Wonderful Life
Black 4.75 4:47
10 Harvest for the World
The Christians 3:54
11 Higher Love
Steve Winwood 4:52
12 One of Us
Joan Osborne 5 5:16
13 All of My Heart
ABC 4:43
14 Now That We’ve Found Love
Third World 7:30
15 Marlene on the Wall
Suzanne Vega 4.25 3:38
16 (Hey There) Lonely Girl
Eddie Holman 5 3:33
17 Ben
Michael Jackson 4 2:44
18 Save the Best for Last
Vanessa Williams 4 3:45
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore
The Walker Brothers 3 3:01
2 Crazy
Patsy Cline 5 2:43
3 Something in the Air
Thunderclap Newman 3 3:54
4 Love and Affection
Joan Armatrading 4:25
5 Unchained Melody
The Righteous Brothers 2 3:36
6 Get Here
Oleta Adams 4 4:34
7 I’m Not in Love
10cc 4.2 5:58
8 Senza Una Donna
Zucchero & Paul Young 4:27
9 Will You
Hazel O’Connor 4:46
10 More Than Words
Extreme 3:59
11 Kiss the Rain
Billie Myers 2 4:09
12 What I Am
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians 4.75 4:55
13 Mama Used to Say
Junior 3:35
14 Piano in the Dark
Brenda Russell 4:18
15 You’ll Never Get to Heaven
The Stylistics 3:30
16 Lilac Wine
Elkie Brooks 3:56
17 Stay
Lisa Loeb 4 3:02
18 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 3 3:36
19 One Temptation
Mica Paris 3:34
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Always the Last to Know
Del Amitri 4:15
2 Labelled With Love
Squeeze 4:30
3 You Wear It Well
Rod Stewart 4:16
4 Is She Really Going Out With Him?
Joe Jackson 4.35 3:35
5 Wild Wood
Paul Weller 3:21
6 In a Big Country
Big Country 4:43
7 I Won’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Nik Kershaw 5 3:15
8 Ain’t Nobody Home
B.B. King 3:08
9 Down on the Street
Shakatak 3:17
10 Mad About the Boy
Dinah Washington 5 2:47
11 So Close
Dina Carroll 3:50
12 Magic Smile
Rosie Vela 4:15
13 From a Distance
Nanci Griffith 4:11
14 Dream a Little Dream of Me
The Mamas & the Papas 4 3:12
15 Stop
Sam Brown 4:05

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Suzanne Vega (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
Gene Chrisman (1968-09) (track 5)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1968-09) (track 5)
membranophone:
Sue Evans (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
synthesizer:
C. P. Roth (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
guitar and sitar:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1968-09) (track 5)
bass:
Frank Gravis (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
electric piano and organ:
Bobby Emmons (1968-09) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Jon Gordon (guitarist, music director, producer, composer) (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
brass and strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 5)
brass arranger:
Tom Dowd (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Kurt Upper (track 15)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-09) (track 5)
composer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 3)
Leon Carr (track 16)
Marvin Gaye (track 1)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 1)
Walter Scharf (track 17)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Paul Weller (track 6)
Eric Bazilian (track 12)
Colin Vearncombe (track 9)
Suzanne Vega (track 15)
conductor:
Gene Orloff (1968-09) (track 5)
editor:
Rhonda Schoen (track 15)
engineer:
Steve Addabbo (track 15)
Ed Kollis (track 5)
executive producer:
Ronald K. Fierstein (track 15)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1972) (track 17)
lyricist:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (track 1)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 1)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Paul Weller (track 6)
Eric Bazilian (track 12)
Don Black (English lyricist) (track 17)
Earl S. Shuman (track 16)
Colin Vearncombe (track 9)
Suzanne Vega (track 15)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
producer:
Steve Addabbo (track 15)
Tom Dowd (track 5)
Trevor Horn (track 13)
Lenny Kaye (track 15)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Jerry Wexler (track 5)
Norman Whitfield (track 2)
Arif Mardin (track 5)
vocals:
Suzanne Vega (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
writer:
Dino Fekaris (track 7)
Martin Fry (track 13)
Phil Galdston (track 18)
Kenneth Gamble (track 14)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 14)
John Hurley (track 5)
Will Jennings (track 11)
Jon Lind (track 18)
Maria McKee (track 8)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 13)
Freddie Perren (track 7)
Eric Rackin (track 8)
Jay Rifkin (track 8)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 4)
Stephen Singleton (track 13)
Barrett Strong (track 2)
Wendy Waldman (track 18)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 13)
Norman Whitfield (track 2)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 5)
Toni Wine (track 4)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1964) (track 1)
publisher:
Big Mystique Music (track 18)
EMI 10 Music Ltd. (track 13)
EMI Longitude Music (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 1, 1, 6)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 2, 18)
Kazzoom Music, Inc. (track 18)
Screen Gems-EMI (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 4)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (tracks 7, 18)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 18)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
Celestial Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 2)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 40) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 240) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Love Hurts (track 3)
A Groovy Kind of Love (1965-12) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
One of Us Indeed (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Baila por ahí (track 1)
Celebration (track 18)
Dans tous les pays (track 1)
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 2)
Einer wie wir (track 12)
Marlene an der Wand (track 15)
Meidän mies (track 12)
Save the best for last (日本語バージョン) (track 18)
Was wenn Gott (track 12)
recording of:
All of My Heart (track 13)
Higher Love (track 11)
One of Us (track 12)
Reunited (track 7)
Show Me Heaven (track 8)
Wonderful Life (track 9)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 2)
Son of a Preacher Man (1968-09) (track 5)
Ben (1972) (track 17)
Marlene on the Wall (1985-01 – 1985-03) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Lisa Loeb (track 17)
drums (drum set) [drums] and percussion:
Jonathan Feinberg (track 17)
bass guitar [bass]:
Joe Quigley (track 17)
effects [musical effects]:
Eric Stewart (1974) (track 7)
bass and guitar:
Graham Gouldman (1974) (track 7)
synclavier [control desk]:
Kevin (1974) (track 7)
Eric Stewart (1974) (track 7)
Lol (1974) (track 7)
Graham Gouldman (1974) (track 7)
electric piano:
Eric Stewart (1974) (track 7)
electric guitar:
Daniel Littleton (track 17)
electric guitar [electric guitars]:
Tim Bright (track 17)
percussion:
Steve Forman (US percussionist) (track 17)
piano:
Lol (1974) (track 7)
Moog:
Kevin (1974) (track 7)
additional engineer:
Steve Holroyd (track 17)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (track 5)
background vocals:
Kevin (1974) (track 7)
Lol (1974) (track 7)
Graham Gouldman (1974) (track 7)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
Elizabeth Mitchell (track 17)
Juan Patiño (track 17)
background vocals [harmony vocals] and lead vocals:
Lisa Loeb (track 17)
background vocals [vocal harmonies] arranger:
Lisa Loeb (track 17)
Juan Patiño (track 17)
composer:
Eric Bazilian (track 11)
Edie Brickell (track 12)
Desmond Child (track 11)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 3)
Billie Myers (track 11)
Willie Nelson (track 2)
Alex North (track 5)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Brenda Russell (track 6)
Kenny Withrow (track 12)
Joan Armatrading (track 4)
Lisa Loeb (track 17)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 16)
engineer:
Eric Stewart (track 7)
Larry Levine (track 5)
Pat Moran (UK male singer, keyboardist sound engineer and producer) (track 12)
Juan Patiño (track 17)
lead vocals:
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Eric Stewart (1974) (track 7)
Edie Brickell (1988) (track 12)
lyricist:
Edie Brickell (track 12)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 3)
Willie Nelson (track 2)
Brenda Russell (track 6)
Joan Armatrading (track 4)
Lisa Loeb (track 17)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 16)
Hy Zaret (track 5)
mixer:
Eric Stewart (track 7)
Brian Malouf (track 17)
other vocals [whisper vocals]:
Kathy Redfern (1974) (track 7)
performer:
Nine Stories (US | Lisa Loeb's backing band) (track 17)
producer:
10cc (track 7)
Phil Spector (track 5)
Juan Patiño (track 17)
Pat Moran (UK male singer, keyboardist sound engineer and producer) (1988) (track 12)
publisher:
Hy Zaret (track 5)
recording engineer:
10cc (track 7)
vocals:
Billie Myers (track 11)
Patsy Cline (track 2)
Bobby Hatfield (track 5)
Bill Medley (track 5)
writer:
Nuno Bettencourt (track 10)
Bob Carter (keyboardist for Linx) (track 13)
Gary Cherone (track 10)
Bob Crewe (track 1)
Scott Cutler (track 14)
Bob Gaudio (track 1)
Junior Giscombe (track 13)
Graham Gouldman (track 7)
Jeff Hull (track 14)
Frank Musker (track 8)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Brenda Russell (track 14)
Eric Stewart (track 7)
Zucchero (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
The David Geffen Company (legal rights relating to Geffen Records) (track 12)
Universal Records (1996–2005 American pop label – “RECORDS” must be a part of the logo!) (1966) (track 5)
Phonogram, Inc. (1975) (track 7)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1996) (track 7)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 3)
Chappell & Co. (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 7)
Fabulous Music, Ltd. (this is a publisher, not an imprint!) (track 3)
Frank Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 5)
HZUM Publishing (track 5)
Jobete Music (track 18)
MPL Communication Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 5)
Man-Ken Music Ltd. (1975) (track 7)
EMI Blackwood Music (1997) (track 11)
Human Boy WB Music Corp (1997) (track 11)
recorded at:
has remixes:
Unchained Melody (Bachata remix by OG Bachata) by OG Bachata (track 5)
mash-ups:
music videos:
I’m Not in Love by 10cc (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 366) (track 5)
arrangements:
Les Enchaînés (translated) (track 5)
Senza Catene (translated) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Get Here (track 6)
Lilac Wine (track 16)
is the basis for:
Mutha Made 'em (track 12)
later parody versions:
I'm Not in Hove (track 7)
More Than My Dick (track 10)
More Than Works (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Muérdelo (track 10)
later translated versions:
Le soleil ne brille plus (The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore) (track 1)
人在雨下 (track 5)
置き去りの夢 (track 7)
recording of:
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 2)
Kiss the Rain (track 11)
Love and Affection (track 4)
Mama Used to Say (track 13)
More Than Words (track 10)
Piano in the Dark (track 14)
Stay (track 17)
Three Times a Lady (track 18)
Unchained Melody (1965-03) (track 5)
I’m Not in Love (1974) (track 7)
What I Am (1988) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 18)

CD 3

drums (drum set):
David Houghton (track 4)
bass guitar:
Graham Maby (track 4)
guitar:
Gary Sanford (track 4)
composer:
Stuart Adamson (track 6)
Mark Brzezicki (track 6)
Tony Butler (English rock bassist with Big Country) (track 6)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 8)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 2)
Bruce Watson (track 6)
Noël Coward (track 10)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 4)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Fabian André (1931) (track 14)
Wilbur Schwandt (1931) (track 14)
Julie Gold (1985) (track 13)
engineer:
Rod Hewison (track 4)
lead vocals:
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 4)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
lyricist:
Stuart Adamson (track 6)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 8)
Noël Coward (track 10)
Chris Difford (track 2)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 4)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Gus Kahn (1931) (track 14)
Julie Gold (1985) (track 13)
producer:
David Kershenbaum (track 4)
vocals:
Nanci Griffith (track 13)
Dinah Washington (track 10)
writer:
Bruce Brody (track 15)
Sam Brown (UK singer/songwriter) (track 15)
Roger Odell (track 9)
Martin Quittenton (track 3)
Bill Sharpe (track 9)
Rod Stewart (track 3)
Gregg Sutton (track 15)
publisher:
BMG Gold Songs (track 6)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 10)
Essex Music, Inc. (track 14)
G.H. Music Ltd (track 3)
Grow Your Own Music (track 13)
Kobalt Music (track 4)
Pokazuka Limited (track 4)
Winged Wheel (track 13)
Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) (1983) (track 6)
arrangements:
Mad About the Boy (arr Paul Campbell) (track 10)
cover recording of:
From a Distance (track 13)
Mad About the Boy (1961) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Les Yeux ouverts (French version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 14)
Nostalgia (Italian version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 14)
Sag es mir in deinem Traum (German version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 14)
later versions:
From a Distance (Christmas version) (track 13)
recording of:
Down on the Street (track 9)
In a Big Country (track 6)
Labelled With Love (track 2)
Stop (track 15)
Wild Wood (track 5)
You Wear It Well (track 3)