Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 House of the Rising Sun
The Animals 4.05 4:30
2 Mony Mony
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:53
3 Itchycoo Park
Small Faces 2:49
4 I'm the Urban Spaceman
The Bonzo Dog Band 4 2:24
5 Sunny
Cher 3:09
6 We Got to Have Peace
Curtis Mayfield 4 4:45
7 Time of the Season
The Zombies 4.5 3:29
8 Spooky
Classics IV 5 2:50
9 Go Now
The Moody Blues 3:11
10 Garden
The Groundhogs 5:23
11 Good Morning Freedom
Blue Mink 2:51
12 No Milk Today
Herman’s Hermits 4.5 2:58
13 Where Did You Go to My Lovely
Peter Sarstedt 4:43
14 Elenore
The Turtles 5 2:30
15 American Pie
Don McLean 5 4:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hi Ho Silver Lining
Jeff Beck 2:53
2 The Bannerman
Blue Mink 3:21
3 She's Not There
The Zombies 3 2:24
4 Natural Born Boogie
Humble Pie 4:14
5 Hey Joe
Cher 3:26
6 Hot Smoke & Sasafrass
Bubble Puppy 2:34
7 Goin' Up the Country
Canned Heat 4 2:51
8 (If Paradise Is) Half as Nice
Amen Corner 2:50
9 I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
Manfred Mann 3:17
10 Hanky Panky
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:53
11 I Fought the Law
The Bobby Fuller Four 5 2:19
12 Tin Soldier
Small Faces 3:22
13 Rubber Bullets
10cc 5 5:19
14 I Believe I'm Gonna Make It
Joe Tex 3:01
15 Why Can't We Live Together
Timmy Thomas 3:30
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 We Gotta Get Out of This Place
The Animals 4 3:14
2 Tobacco Road
The Nashville Teens 2:26
3 For Your Love
The Yardbirds 2:19
4 Let's Go to San Francisco (Part 1)
The Flower Pot Men 5 3:39
5 Poison Ivy
The Paramounts 2:08
6 Blowin' in the Wind
The Hollies 4:09
7 Nice
America 6:23
8 Hang on Sloopy
The McCoys 5 3:03
9 Out of Time
Chris Farlowe 3:15
10 I Can't Let Maggie Go
Honeybus 2:57
11 Yesterday Man
Chris Andrews 2:31
12 Hooked on a Feeling
B.J. Thomas 5 2:47
13 Vietnam
Jimmy Cliff 4:43
14 Choice of Colours
The Impressions 3:17
15 Child in Time
Deep Purple 4.35 10:13
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rag Mama Rag
The Band 3:04
2 Give Up Your Guns
The Buoys 4:16
3 Games People Play
Joe South 3:34
4 On the Road Again
Canned Heat 3.5 5:02
5 There's a Kind of Hush
Herman’s Hermits 4.5 2:36
6 I Go to Pieces
Peter & Gordon 2:24
7 Summertime
The Zombies 2:13
8 Melting Pot
Blue Mink 3:50
9 Black Night
Deep Purple 4.2 3:26
10 Time in a Bottle
Jim Croce 5 2:27
11 Timothy
The Buoys 2:47
12 Happy Together
The Turtles 5 2:55
13 Harry Hippie
Bobby Womack 3:47
14 Brown Eyed Girl
Family Dogg 3:21
15 Lay Down (Candles in the Rain) (Unplugged)
Melanie 5:20
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What the World Needs Now Is Love
Jackie DeShannon 3.65 3:14
2 Spirit in the Sky
Norman Greenbaum 4.2 4:01
3 Let's Work Together
Canned Heat 3:13
4 Wonderful World, Beautiful People
Jimmy Cliff 3:11
5 Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
Cher 2:44
6 Man of the World
Fleetwood Mac 2:50
7 Both Sides Now
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 2:23
8 She'd Rather Be With Me
The Turtles 2:15
9 When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Joe Tex 2:46
10 People Are Changin'
Timmy Thomas 3:47
11 Michelle
David & Jonathan 2:47
12 From the Underworld
The Herd 4 3:17
13 Sympathy
Steve Rowland & The Family Dog 3:20
14 Crimson and Clover
Tommy James & the Shondells 3:28
15 Maggot Brain
Funkadelic 8:28

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Hugh Grundy (track 7)
John Steel (English musician) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Chas Chandler (track 1)
Chris White (UK bassist for The Zombies) (track 7)
mellotron, organ and piano:
Rod Argent (track 7)
membranophone:
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 15)
organ:
Alan Price (track 1)
guitar:
Paul Atkinson (track 7)
bass:
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 15)
banjo:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
electric piano:
Ray Colcord (1971-05-26) (track 15)
vibraphone:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 15)
electric guitar:
Hilton Valentine (track 1)
David Spinozza (1971-05-26) (track 15)
percussion:
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 15)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1971-05-26) (track 15)
marimba:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 15)
arranger:
Tony (T.S.) McPhee (track 10)
Alan Price (tracks 1, 1)
choir vocals:
West 44th Street Rhythm and Noise Choir (1971-05-26) (track 15)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 7)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Don McLean (track 15)
Tony (T.S.) McPhee (track 10)
Harry Middlebrooks (track 8)
Mike Shapiro (saxophonist, composer of Spooky) (track 8)
Mark Volman (track 14)
John Barbata (track 14)
Graham Gouldman (track 12)
Neil Innes (track 4)
Howard Kaylan (track 14)
Al Nichol (track 14)
Jim Pons (track 14)
Peter Sarstedt (track 13)
engineer:
Tom Flye (track 15)
lead vocals:
Eric Burdon (track 1)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 7)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Don McLean (track 15)
Mark Volman (track 14)
John Barbata (track 14)
Buddy Buie (track 8)
J. R. Cobb (track 8)
Graham Gouldman (track 12)
Neil Innes (track 4)
Howard Kaylan (track 14)
Al Nichol (track 14)
Jim Pons (track 14)
Peter Sarstedt (track 13)
producer:
Rod Argent (track 7)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 1)
Chris White (UK bassist for The Zombies) (track 7)
Buddy Buie (track 8)
vocals:
Colin Blunstone (track 7)
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 15)
writer:
Larry Banks (tracks 9, 9)
Milton Bennett (tracks 9, 9)
Bobby Bloom (track 2)
Ritchie Cordell (track 2)
Bo Gentry (track 2)
Tommy James (track 2)
Ronnie Lane (track 3)
Steve Marriott (English musician and songwriter) (track 3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) (1968) (track 7)
publisher:
Al Gallico Music (track 1)
Benny Bird Co. Inc. (track 15)
Bike Music (track 8)
Doraflo Music, Inc. (track 14)
EMI Longitude Music (track 14)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. ( – ????) (track 3)
High Concept Music (track 14)
Hournew Music Ltd. (track 12)
Keith Prowse (track 1)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 15)
MCA Publishing Ltd. (track 15)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 8)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 15)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong/China subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 15)
Universal Records (1996–2005 American pop label – “RECORDS” must be a part of the logo!) (track 15)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
Mainstay Music, Inc. (1968) (track 7)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc (1971 – ????) (track 6)
engineered at:
edits:
We Got to Have Peace (7" single) by Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Who's Ya Daddy? by Necro (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 122) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Go Now (track 9)
is based on:
Spooky (track 8)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Alimony (track 2)
Jonah Jonah (track 2)
Parable Guy (track 15)
The Saga Begins (Parody) (track 15)
later translated versions:
Jouni jouni (track 2)
Scende la poggia (track 14)
later versions:
Feu de paille (track 15)
recording of:
Elenore (track 14)
Garden (track 10)
Go Now (track 9)
Itchycoo Park (track 3)
Mony Mony (track 2)
Spooky (track 8)
The House of the Rising Sun (Alan Price arrangement) (track 1)
Time of the Season (track 7)
No Milk Today (1966-10) (track 12)
We Got to Have Peace (We’ve Gotta Have Peace) (1971) (track 6)
American Pie (1971-05-26) (track 15)

CD 2

acoustic guitar, bass, dobro, electric guitar and tambourine:
Graham Gouldman (1972) (track 13)
acoustic guitar, electric guitar, electric piano, grand piano, mellotron, Moog and percussion:
Lol Creme (1972) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Kevin Godley (1972) (track 13)
electric guitar, Moog and slide guitar:
Eric Stewart (1972) (track 13)
percussion:
Kevin Godley (1972) (track 13)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 3)
Lucio Battisti (track 8)
Willie Dixon (track 9)
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track 7)
Sonny Curtis (track 11)
Timmy Thomas (track 15)
engineer:
Eric Stewart (track 13)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 3)
Willie Dixon (track 9)
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track 7)
Sonny Curtis (track 11)
Jack Fishman (track 8)
Timmy Thomas (track 15)
mixer:
Eric Stewart (track 13)
producer:
10cc (track 13)
vocals:
Lol Creme (1972) (track 13)
Kevin Godley (1972) (track 13)
Graham Gouldman (1972) (track 13)
Eric Stewart (1972) (track 13)
writer:
Jeff Barry (track 10)
Roy Cox (track 6)
Lol Creme (track 13)
Scott English (track 1)
Kevin Godley (track 13)
Graham Gouldman (track 13)
Ellie Greenwich (track 10)
Rod Prince (track 6)
Larry Weiss (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Strawberry Productions (1973) (track 13)
Jonathan King Enterprises Ltd. (2007) (track 13)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 10)
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 3)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 9)
Jewel Music Pub Co Ltd (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 9)
Marquis Music Ltd. (track 3)
Marquis Songs USA (track 3)
T. M. Music (puliblisher) (track 10)
St. Anne’s Music Ltd. (1973) (track 13)
recorded at:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 175) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 291) (track 3)
cover recording of:
I Fought the Law (track 11)
is based on:
Bull Doze Blues (track 7)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
I Fought the Lawn (track 11)
Makes Me Cranky (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Apporte de l'eau (track 11)
later translated versions:
HANKY PANKY (Japanese version) (track 10)
She’s Not There (Japanese version) (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Hanky Panky (track 10)
She’s Not There (track 3)
Rubber Bullets (1972) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Swastikas on Parade (track 10)

CD 3

electric bass guitar:
Roger Glover (track 15)
Hammond organ:
Jon Lord (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Ian Paice (track 15)
electric guitar:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 15)
arranger:
Bassett Hand (track 8)
composer:
Graham Gouldman (track 3)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 12)
Chris Andrews (UK singer-songwriter) (track 11)
Pete Dello (track 10)
Curtis Mayfield (track 14)
conductor:
Bassett Hand (track 8)
engineer:
Andy Knight (UK engineer) (track 15)
lead vocals:
Ian Gillan (track 15)
lyricist:
Graham Gouldman (track 3)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 12)
Chris Andrews (UK singer-songwriter) (track 11)
Pete Dello (track 10)
Curtis Mayfield (track 14)
producer:
Peter Columbus (track 11)
Deep Purple (English rock band) (track 15)
Feldman (of The Strangeloves) (track 8)
Goldstein (track 8)
Gottehrer (American songwriter and music executive) (track 8)
vocals:
Ian Gillan (track 15)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (track 8)
Ritchie Blackmore (track 15)
Wes Farrell (track 8)
Ian Gillan (track 15)
Roger Glover (track 15)
Mick Jagger (track 9)
Jon Lord (track 15)
Barry Mann (track 1)
Ian Paice (track 15)
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist) (track 9)
Cynthia Weil (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Bang Records (US disco) (track 8)
Scepter (1968) (track 12)
HEC Enterprises Ltd. (1995) (track 15)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 9)
B. Feldman & Co. (track 15)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 15)
HEC Music (track 15)
Henrees Music co. (track 15)
Morris Music Inc (track 8)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 1)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 14)
Camad Music Company (1969 – ????) (track 14)
arrangements:
Hang on Sloopy (translated) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Out of Time (track 9)
is based on:
Bombay Calling (track 15)
later translated versions:
For Your Love (Japanese version) (track 3)
Hey Lupe (track 8)
Por tu amor (track 3)
Vriend voor een dag (track 11)
later versions:
Reviens Sloupy (track 8)
recording of:
Child in Time (track 15)
Choice of Colors (track 14)
For Your Love (track 3)
Hooked on a Feeling (track 12)
Yesterday Man (track 11)
Hang On Sloopy (1965) (track 8)

CD 4

electric bass guitar:
Roger Glover (track 9)
Hammond organ:
Jon Lord (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Ian Paice (track 9)
membranophone:
Ian Paice (1993-10-16) (track 9)
organ:
Jon Lord (track 9)
guitar:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 9)
electric guitar:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 9)
keyboard:
Jon Lord (1993-10-16) (track 9)
guitar family:
Ritchie Blackmore (1993-10-16) (track 9)
co-producer:
John Simon (US producer, arranger, composer, songwriter and musician) (track 1)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 7)
Robbie Robertson (track 1)
Jim Croce (track 10)
Floyd Jones (blues performer and songwriter) (track 4)
Del Shannon (track 6)
Joe South (track 3)
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track 4)
engineer:
Dave Siddle (track 5)
lead vocals:
Ian Gillan (1993-10-16) (track 9)
lyricist:
Robbie Robertson (track 1)
Jim Croce (track 10)
Ira Gershwin (track 7)
Dorothy Kuhns (playwright) (track 7)
DuBose Heyward (track 7)
Floyd Jones (blues performer and songwriter) (track 4)
Del Shannon (track 6)
Joe South (track 3)
Alan Wilson (Canned Heat member) (track 4)
performer:
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 12)
producer:
The Band (roots rock band) (track 1)
Terry Cashman (track 10)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 5)
Tommy West (track 10)
vocals:
Ian Gillan (track 9)
Jim Croce (1971-10-11) (track 10)
writer:
Ritchie Blackmore (tracks 9, 9)
Garry Bonner (track 12)
Roger Cook (track 8)
Ian Gillan (tracks 9, 9)
Roger Glover (tracks 9, 9)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (track 12)
Roger Greenaway (track 8)
Jon Lord (tracks 9, 9)
Ian Paice (tracks 9, 9)
Les Reed (tracks 5, 5)
Geoff Stephens (tracks 5, 5)
phonographic copyright by:
White Whale (late 60s/early 70s California) (1967) (track 12)
Liberty Records (1968) (track 4)
R2M Music (BMI) (1972) (track 10)
HEC Enterprises Ltd. (1995) (track 9)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 12)
BMG Bumblebee (track 6)
Belinda Music (track 6)
Bike Music (track 3)
Canaan Music Inc (track 1)
Chappell & Co. (track 7)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 9, 9)
Glenwood Music Corp. (tracks 5, 5)
HEC Music (tracks 9, 9)
Henrees Music co. (tracks 9, 9)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 10)
Mole Hole Music (track 6)
Songs of Peer, Ltd. (tracks 5, 5)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 7)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 7)
recorded at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1971-10-11) (track 10)
has remixes:
Rag Mama Rag (studio remix) by The Band (track 1)
karaoke versions:
Happy Together by [unknown] (track 12)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
cover recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 7)
There's a Kind of Hush (1966-12-07) (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 7)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 7)
The Bones of You (track 7)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 7)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 7)
Hay una especie de silencio (Spanish translation) (tracks 5, 5)
Hiljenee (Finnish translation) (tracks 5, 5)
I Go to Pieces (Japanese version) (track 6)
Sommartid (track 7)
Summa is (track 7)
每事問 (Yue Chinese translation) (tracks 5, 5)
見つめあう恋 (Japanese translation) (tracks 5, 5)
later versions:
recording of:
Games People Play (track 3)
I Go to Pieces (track 6)
Melting Pot (track 8)
On the Road Again (track 4)
Rag Mama Rag (track 1)
Happy Together (1967) (track 12)
Black Night (1970) (track 9)
Time in a Bottle (1971-10-11) (track 10)
Black Night (1993-10-16) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 1)
Alan Blaikley (track 12)
Peter Green (former member of Fleetwood Mac) (track 6)
Norman Greenbaum (track 2)
Wilbert Harrison (track 3)
engineer:
David Weichman (track 3)
lyricist:
Alan Blaikley (track 12)
Norman Greenbaum (track 2)
Wilbert Harrison (track 3)
Hal David (track 1)
performer:
Peter Frampton (track 12)
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 8)
producer:
Canned Heat (track 3)
Erik Jacobsen (track 2)
Skip Taylor (track 3)
writer:
Garry Bonner (track 8)
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 15)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (track 8)
Eddie Hazel (track 15)
Tommy James (track 14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 11)
Pete Lucia (track 14)
Paul McCartney (track 11)
publisher:
Casa David LP (track 1)
Northern Songs Ltd. (track 11)
engineered at:
Annex Studios (aka Music Annex or Annex Digital) in San Mateo, California, United States (track 3)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Not Enuff Love by Faithless (track 13)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 333) (track 2)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Michelle (track 11)
cover recording of:
Michelle (track 11)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Spirit Inside (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Dedieu la foire (track 3)
later translated versions:
Alle mitnander (track 3)
Kovan pojan blues (track 3)
Michelle (French version of the Beatles' song) (track 11)
Michelle (Finnish) (track 11)
Michelle (german translation) (track 11)
Michelle (Italian version) (track 11)
Wi-j doet 't samen (track 3)
愛を求めて (track 1)
玩得開心啲 (track 8)
電話約會 (track 8)
later versions:
Soli si muore (track 14)
Tant que tu seras (track 1)
recording of:
Crimson & Clover (track 14)
From the Underworld (track 12)
Maggot Brain (track 15)
Man of the World (track 6)
Spirit in the Sky (1969) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
All Together Now (medley) (track 11)

Release

ASIN:UK: B00003ZA1N [info]