Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Kind of Magic Queen 3.75 4:18
2 Another Day in Paradise Phil Collins 5:07
3 Let’s Stay Together Tina Turner 3:34
4 To Be Reborn Boy George 4:18
5 Le temps est assassin Véronique Sanson 5:18
6 Slave to Love Bryan Ferry 4:12
7 Walking in Memphis Marc Cohn 4:14
8 Many Rivers to Cross Jimmy Cliff 2:34
9 Je vous aime adieu Hélène Ségara 3:43
10 Could It Be Magic Barry Manilow 6:43
11 Eternal Flame Bangles 3:46
12 Moonlight Shadow Mike Oldfield 4.5 3:31
13 Sensualité Axelle Red 4 3:45
14 You and I Scorpions 4:17
15 I Say a Little Prayer Aretha Franklin 5 3:29
16 I’ve Been Loving You Too Long Otis Redding 2:49
17 Cécile, ma fille Claude Nougaro 3:45
18 My Baby Just Cares for Me Nina Simone 3:34
19 I Got You Babe Sonny & Cher 4 3:08
20 Ces rêves Viktor Lazlo 3:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It’s Only Love Simply Red 3:49
2 Kiss From a Rose Seal 3.4 4:45
3 All by Myself Eric Carmen 5 4:45
4 Elisir Paolo Conte 2:22
5 Walking on the Chinese Wall Philip Bailey 4:52
6 Faire à nouveau connaissance Diane Tell 5:43
7 Walk on the Wild Side Lou Reed 4:00
8 I’ll Stand by You The Pretenders 3:49
9 Complainte de la serveuse automate Fabienne Thibeault 4:42
10 True Spandau Ballet 5:20
11 Genevieve Andrew Gold 4:23
12 Still Crazy After All These Years Paul Simon 3:19
13 Beyond the Sea George Benson 4:10
14 Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me Quincy Jones 3:57
15 We Will Rock You Queen 1:28
16 Fever Peggy Lee 3:18
17 Twist in My Sobriety Tanita Tikaram 5 4:47
18 Palco Gilberto Gil 3:56
19 Crying in the Rain The Everly Brothers 1:59
20 Mornin’ Al Jarreau 3:59

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 15)
electronic drum set:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Phil Spalding (track 12)
synthesizer:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 15)
bass:
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 15)
electric guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
keyboard:
Paul Wickens (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 15)
drum machine:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
arranger:
Paul Wickens (track 4)
Arif Mardin (track 15)
Tom Dowd (track 15)
assistant engineer:
Croydon (Engineer) (track 1)
background vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 15)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 15)
Jacques Datin (track 17)
Walter Donaldson (track 18)
Thierry Geoffroy (track 9)
Albert Hammond (track 13)
Christian Loigerot (track 9)
Shelly Peiken (track 13)
Sonny Bono (track 19)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (tracks 6, 6)
Klaus Meine (track 14)
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
engineer:
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 15)
lyricist:
Sonny Bono (track 19)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Hal David (track 15)
Bryan Ferry (tracks 6, 6)
Gus Kahn (track 18)
Klaus Meine (track 14)
Claude Nougaro (track 17)
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
Axelle Red (track 13)
Hélène Ségara (track 9)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Christian Vié (track 9)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 6)
Wouter Van Belle pour Virgin Benelux (Belgian producer & musician) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Mike Oldfield (2013) (track 12)
producer:
Rhett Davies (track 6)
Stewart Levine (track 4)
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 12)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
Jerry Wexler (track 15)
Bryan Ferry (track 6)
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
Wouter Van Belle pour Virgin Benelux (Belgian producer & musician) (track 13)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 15)
Wouter Van Belle pour Virgin Benelux (Belgian producer & musician) (track 13)
vocals:
Maggie Reilly (track 12)
Sonny Bono (1965) (track 19)
Cher (1965) (track 19)
writer:
George O’Dowd (track 4)
Lamont Dozier (track 4)
Al Green (track 3)
Susanna Hoffs (track 11)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 3)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 11)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 3)
Billy Steinberg (track 11)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (1965) (track 16)
Otis Redding (1965) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1965) (track 19)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1968) (track 15)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1986) (track 1)
Virgin Benelux (1993) (track 13)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (track 1)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (track 14)
Bangophile Music (track 11)
Casa David Music (track 15)
Chris Marc Music (track 19)
Concord Music GmbH (track 2)
Concord Sounds (track 2)
Cotillion Music (BMI) (track 19)
Denise Barry Music (track 11)
E.G. Music Inc. (tracks 6, 6)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 11)
EMI Virgin Songs, Inc. (tracks 6, 6)
East (US publishing company affiliated with BMI) (track 16)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 18)
Hit and Run Music (tracks 2, 13)
Imagem Music (track 2)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 2)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 3)
Oldfield Music Ltd. (track 12)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 11)
Time (US publishing entity affiliated with BMI) (track 16)
Tobago Music Co. (track 18)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 11)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 15)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 11)
Wildwood Music Ltd. (track 16)
E.G. Records Ltd. (1985) (tracks 6, 6)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1968-04-17) (track 15)
edits:
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead & Omar LinX (track 15)
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 444) (track 19)
cover recording of:
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Moving Too Fast (track 2)
Vil ha deg (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Humppalätäkkö (track 2)
later translated versions:
Cuestión de magia ("A Kind of Magic") (track 1)
ETERNAL FLAME (Kozo Endo's translation) (track 11)
Eternal Flame (Japanese version) (track 11)
Nacht voll Schatten (track 12)
月影 (track 12)
later versions:
live recording of:
Slave to Love (track 6)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
A Kind of Magic (track 1)
Cécile ma fille (track 17)
Eternal Flame (track 11)
Je vous aime adieu (track 9)
Moonlight Shadow (track 12)
Sensualité (track 13)
Slave to Love (track 6)
To Be Reborn (track 4)
You and I (track 14)
I Got You Babe (1965) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Regionals (track 11)
Eternal Flame (Unicante medley) (track 11)

CD 2

finger snaps:
Howard Roberts (jazz guitarist, educator, session musician and producer) (1958-05) (track 16)
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1958-05) (track 16)
membranophone:
Shelly Manne (1958-05) (track 16)
bass:
Joe Mondragon (1958-05) (track 16)
composer:
Billie Hughes (soft rock/AOR vocalist) (track 5)
Marcy Levy (track 5)
Sergei Rachmaninov (track 3)
Roxanne Seeman (American songwriter and lyricist) (track 5)
Charles Trenet (track 13)
Eric Carmen (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 15)
Lou Reed (track 7)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 12)
Tanita Tikaram (track 17)
lead vocals:
Paolo Conte (track 4)
lyricist:
Eric Carmen (track 3)
Howard Greenfield (track 19)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (track 13)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 15)
Lou Reed (track 7)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 12)
Tanita Tikaram (track 17)
mixer:
Tom Elmhirst (track 2)
Steve Fitzmaurice (track 2)
producer:
Trevor Horn (track 2)
vocals:
Peggy Lee (jazz vocalist) (1958-05) (track 16)
writer:
Eddie Cooley (track 16)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (track 16)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 20)
Jay Graydon (track 20)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 8)
Al Jarreau (track 20)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 8)
Carole King (track 19)
Billy Steinberg (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1958) (track 16)
Arista Records, LLC (1975) (track 3)
publisher:
AlJarreau Music (track 20)
Bro ’n Sis Music (track 13)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 8, 15)
Lark Music Ltd. (track 16)
Music 1 Ltd. (track 13)
Peermusic III, Ltd. (track 20)
Perfect Songs (track 2)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 15)
Round Hill Works (track 3)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 5)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 20)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 3)
大洋音楽 (track 20)
Paul Simon Music (1975) (track 12)
additionally sampled by:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Shit by Neil Cicierega (track 2)
arrangements:
Da solo no (translated) (track 3)
Stüverhoff (translated) (track 7)
cover recording of:
Beyond the Sea (track 13)
Fever (1958-05) (track 16)
is based on:
is the basis for:
We Will Rock You (track 15)
later parody versions:
We Will Rock You (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Fieber (track 16)
Humppaukaasi (track 15)
Neigschbeit (track 7)
Rheinsehn (track 7)
Viva el calimocho (track 15)
later translated versions:
Asta-i viața (track 15)
Fever (track 16)
Fieber (track 16)
Fieber (track 16)
J'irai pleurer sous la pluie (Crying in The Rain) (track 19)
Perdóname (track 3)
Schicksal (track 7)
See päev on teel (track 3)
Seisovaa ilmaa (track 7)
フィーバー (track 16)
later versions:
Je vous aime ainsi (track 3)
Visor (track 16)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 15)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 15)
recording of:
All by Myself (track 3)
Crying in the Rain (Everly Brothers song) (track 19)
It’s Only Love (track 1)
Kiss From a Rose (track 2)
Mornin’ (track 20)
True (track 10)
We Will Rock You (track 15)
Twist in My Sobriety (1988) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Hits Medley (Girls Aloud) (track 8)
translated version of:
La Mer (Charles Trenet song) (track 13)

Release Group

part of:Les Voix en or (number: 3)