Annotation

1994 reissue by Warner Music UK Ltd.

Annotation last modified on 2013-06-16 09:14 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The World Is My Oyster
2 1:58
2 Welcome to the Pleasure Dome
13:41
3 Relax
3.75 3:57
4 War
3 6:14
5 Two Tribes
4 3:28
6 (Tag)
0:35
7 Fury
1:49
8 Born to Run
4 3:59
9 San Jose
3:10
10 Wish (the Lads Were Here)
2 2:48
11 The Ballad of 32
2 4:49
12 Krisco Kisses
4 2:59
13 Black Night White Light
3 4:09
14 The Only Star in Heaven
3 4:16
15 The Power of Love
4 5:33
16 Bang...
2 1:07

Credits

CD 1

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 5)
drums (drum set):
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
strings arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 15)
guitar:
Brian Nash (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
additional arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 15)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (track 8)
composer:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 2–3, 5, 11)
Holly Johnson (tracks 2–3, 5)
Gerry Marsden (track 7)
Brian Nash (tracks 2, 11)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 2–3, 5, 11)
Burt Bacharach (1968) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (track 8)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
lead vocals:
Holly Johnson (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 3–5, 8–10, 12–16)
lyricist:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Holly Johnson (tracks 3, 5)
Gerry Marsden (track 7)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Hal David (1968) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (track 8)
producer:
Trevor Horn (tracks 1–5, 8–10, 12–16)
writer:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 1, 10, 12–16)
Holly Johnson (tracks 1, 10, 12–16)
Brian Nash (tracks 1, 10, 12–16)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (tracks 1, 10, 12–16)
Barrett Strong (track 4)
Norman Whitfield (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
ZTT Records Ltd. (for copyrights use only; also referred to as Zang Tumb Tuum or Zang Tuum Tumb) (1984) (track 15)
publisher:
Perfect Songs (track 15)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (tracks 3, 5, 15)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 3)
cover recording of:
Born to Run (track 8)
War (track 4)
later parody versions:
Born Above (track 8)
Read Acts (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Ferje over Mjøsa (track 7)
later translated versions:
無名份的結束 (track 7)
recording of:
...Bang (track 16)
Ballad of 32 (track 11)
Krisco Kisses (track 12)
Relax (track 3)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 15)
Two Tribes (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 3)