Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Shining Star Earth, Wind & Fire 4 2:53
2 Jungle Boogie Kool & The Gang 3.7 3:05
3 Tell Me Something Good Rufus 3:31
4 Will It Go Round In Circles Billy Preston 3:43
5 Right Place, Wrong Time Dr. John 2:52
6 Keep On Truckin' Eddie Kendricks 3:29
7 Theme From "Shaft" Isaac Hayes 4:37
8 That's The Way (I Like It) KC and the Sunshine Band 4:07
9 Cisco Kid War 3:50
10 Rock Steady Aretha Franklin 3.5 3:12
11 I'll Take You There The Staple Singers 3:16
12 Thank You (Fallettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) Sly & the Family Stone 4:49
13 Pick Up The Pieces Average White Band 4.25 3:58
14 Super Freak (Part 1) (Bonus '80s Track) Rick James 3:26
15 Lady Marmalade LaBelle 5 3:17
16 Dancing Machine The Jackson 5 2:37
17 Yes We Can Can The Pointer Sisters 3:54
18 Dazz Brick 3:24
19 Kung Fu Fighting Carl Douglas 3:09
20 (Do The) Push And Pull (Part 1) Rufus Thomas 3:19
21 Give Up The Funk (Tear The Roof Off The Sucker) Parliament 5:42

Credits

CD 1

strings and woodwind arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 10)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1971-02-16) (track 10)
horn arranger:
Roger Ball (track 13)
Tom Dowd (track 10)
arranger:
Kool & The Gang (track 2)
Charles Stepney (track 1)
AWB (track 13)
Earth, Wind & Fire (track 1)
co-producer:
Charles Stepney (track 1)
composer:
Carl Douglas (track 19)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Rick James (US vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 14)
Alonzo Miller (track 14)
Mac Rebennack (aka Dr. John) (track 5)
Stevie Wonder (track 3)
Aretha Franklin (1970 – 1971) (track 10)
engineer:
George Massenburg (track 1)
lead vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1971-02-16) (track 10)
lyricist:
Carl Douglas (track 19)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Rick James (US vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 14)
Alonzo Miller (track 14)
Mac Rebennack (aka Dr. John) (track 5)
Stevie Wonder (track 3)
Aretha Franklin (1970 – 1971) (track 10)
performer:
Chaka Khan (track 3)
producer:
Tom Dowd (track 10)
Kool & The Gang (track 2)
Arif Mardin (tracks 10, 13)
Allen Toussaint (track 15)
Jerry Wexler (track 10)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 1)
recording engineer:
Ron Albert (track 10)
writer:
Philip Bailey (track 1)
Roger Ball (track 13)
Ronald Bell (track 2)
Don Boyce (track 2)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 2)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 8)
Bob Crewe (track 15)
Malcolm Duncan (track 13)
Larry Dunn (track 1)
Richard Finch (track 8)
Bruce Fisher (track 4)
Alan Gorrie (track 13)
Reginald J. Hargis (track 18)
Eddie Irons (track 18)
Robbie McIntosh (Scottish drummer for Average White Band) (track 13)
Onnie McIntyre (track 13)
Kenny Nolan (track 15)
Billy Preston (track 4)
Ray Ransom (track 18)
Claydes Smith (track 2)
Hamish Stuart (Scottish guitarist, bassist, singer composer & producer) (track 13)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool & The Gang) (track 2)
Ricky West (track 2)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1974) (track 13)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1974) (track 15)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1975) (track 1)
publisher:
Average Music (track 13)
BMG Bumblebee (track 13)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 13)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 15)
EMI April Music Inc. (tracks 1, 15)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 15)
Fairwood Music Ltd. (track 13)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 4, 7)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 14–15)
Pundit Music, Inc (track 10)
WATANABE MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LTD. (Japanese publisher, 1962–present) (track 19)
recorded at:
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1971-02-16) (track 10)
edit of:
Lady Marmalade by LaBelle (track 15)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Erotica (radio edit) (2001 GHV2 remaster) by Madonna (track 2)
Hey Ladies by Beastie Boys (track 2)
I Got 5 on It by Luniz feat. Michael Marshall (track 2)
Richter Scale by EPMD (track 2)
You Gots 2 Chill ’97 (explicit) by EPMD (track 2)
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 44) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 8)
later parody versions:
Child of God (track 1)
Kung Fu Fighting (track 19)
Lady Marmelade (track 15)
later translated versions:
Kung Fu taistelee (track 19)
Lady Marmalade (French version) (track 15)
熱辣辣 (track 15)
later versions:
Kung Fu Fighting (Bus Stop version) (track 19)
recording of:
Dazz (track 18)
Jungle Boogie (track 2)
Kung Fu Fighting (track 19)
Lady Marmalade (track 15)
Pick Up the Pieces (track 13)
Shining Star (track 1)
Super Freak (track 14)
Theme From Shaft (track 7)
Rock Steady (1971-02-16) (track 10)

Release

ASIN:US: B0007R55OM [info]