Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 American Woman
The Guess Who 4.25 3:53
2 Make It With You
Bread 3:14
3 American Pie
Don McLean 4.5 8:32
4 Theme From Shaft
Isaac Hayes 5 3:17
5 I Am Woman
Helen Reddy 3:14
6 Superfly
Curtis Mayfield 5 3:55
7 Free Bird
Lynyrd Skynyrd 4:59
8 Long Train Running
The Doobie Brothers 3:27
9 The Streak
Ray Stevens 3:16
10 That’s the Way I Like It
KC and The Sunshine Band 4.5 3:05
11 Welcome Back
John Sebastian 2:51
12 Le Freak
Chic 4:20
13 We Are Family
Sister Sledge 5 3:38
14 Rapper’s Delight
The Sugarhill Gang 5:04

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Joseph Scott (US funk/soul bassist) (track 6)
drums:
Morris Jennings (track 6)
guitar:
Craig McMullen (track 6)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
percussion:
Master Henry Gibson (Percussionist with Curtis Mayfield, Stan Getz, Ramsey Lewis) (track 6)
arranger:
The Guess Who (Canadian rock band) (track 1)
Johnny Pate (track 6)
assistant recording engineer:
Ed Schnabl (track 1)
Russ Vestuto (track 1)
composer:
Ray Burton (Australian singer/songwriter) (track 5)
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Don McLean (track 3)
engineer:
Roger Anfinsen (track 6)
lead vocals:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
lyricist:
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Don McLean (track 3)
Helen Reddy (track 5)
orchestrator:
Johnny Pate (track 6)
performer:
Don McLean (track 3)
producer:
Ed Freeman (track 3)
Jack Richardson (track 1)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
recording engineer:
Brian Christian (track 1)
writer:
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 1)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 10)
Burton Cummings (track 1)
Bernard Edwards (tracks 12–14)
Richard Finch (track 10)
Guy O'Brien (track 14)
Henry Jackson (track 14)
Jim Kale (track 1)
Garry Peterson (Canadian drummer for The Guess Who) (track 1)
Sylvia Robinson (track 14)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 12–14)
Michael Wright (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Curtom Records (1972) (track 6)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 13)
EMI Longitude Music (track 10)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 4)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 3)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 13)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 3)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong/China subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 3)
Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!) (track 3)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc (1972 – ????) (track 6)
edit of:
edits:
Superfly (7" single) by Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
sampled by:
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 6)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 10)
later parody versions:
Parable Guy (track 3)
The Saga Begins (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Rapper's Deutsch (track 14)
later translated versions:
We Are Family (Japanese version) (track 13)
later versions:
Feu de paille (track 3)
recording of:
American Pie (track 3)
American Woman (track 1)
I Am Woman (Helen Reddy song) (track 5)
Le Freak (track 12)
Rapper’s Delight (track 14)
Superfly (track 6)
Theme From Shaft (track 4)
We Are Family (track 13)