Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Secret o’ Life
3:34
2 Handy Man
5 3:17
3 Your Smiling Face
5 2:45
4 Up on the Roof
4:20
5 Her Town Too
5 4:34
6 That’s Why I’m Here
3:38
7 Only a Dream in Rio
5:02
8 Everyday
3:17
9 Song for You Far Away
2:59
10 Never Die Young
4:24
11 (I’ve Got To) Stop Thinkin’ ’bout That
4:01
12 Copperline
4:21
13 Shed a Little Light
4:18
14 Another Day
2:22
15 Little More Time With You
3:52
16 Enough to Be on Your Way
5:28

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track 4)
bass guitar [bass]:
Leland Sklar (track 4)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 3)
Arif Mardin (track 4)
afuche / cabasa and tambourine:
Peter Asher (track 2)
drums:
Russell Kunkel (track 4)
synthesizer programming:
Dan Stein (track 11)
electric guitar [electric guitars]:
Danny Kortchmar (track 4)
Waddy Wachtel (track 4)
additional vocals:
Lani Groves (track 10)
David Lasley (track 10)
additionally assistant recorded by:
Lincoln Clapp (track 4)
Michael O'Reilly (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Don Rodenbach (track 10)
assistant mixer:
George Ybarra (track 4)
assistant recorded by:
George Ybarra (track 4)
background vocals:
Leah Kunkel (Sister of Cass Elliott from The Mamas and Papas) (track 2)
composer:
Carole King (track 4)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9–10, 13–16)
conductor:
Arif Mardin (track 4)
guest acoustic guitar:
Danny Kortchmar (track 11)
guest drumset [drums]:
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 11)
guest trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 11)
guest trombone:
Dave Bargeron (US trombonist & tubist) (track 11)
lyricist:
Carole King (track 4)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9–10, 13–16)
Gerry Goffin (track 4)
mixer:
Val Garay (tracks 1–4)
James Farber (sound engineer) (tracks 10–12)
performer:
J.D. Souther (track 5)
producer:
Peter Asher (tracks 1–5)
Frank Filipetti (tracks 14–16)
Don Grolnick (tracks 10–12)
Danny Kortchmar (track 11)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 14–16)
recorded by:
Val Garay (tracks 1–4)
James Farber (sound engineer) (tracks 10–12)
writer:
Otis Blackwell (track 2)
Buddy Holly (track 8)
Jimmy Jones (writer of "Good Timin'" and "Handy Man") (track 2)
Danny Kortchmar (track 11)
Norman Petty (track 8)
Reynolds Price (track 12)
J.D. Souther (track 5)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 5, 7, 11–12)
Waddy Wachtel (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (tracks 1–3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1979) (track 4)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 5)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (tracks 6–9)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1988) (track 10)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1991) (tracks 11–12)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1993) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1997) (tracks 14–16)
publisher:
Country Road Music, Inc. (1991) (tracks 11–13)
Kortchmar Music (1991) (track 11)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (track 4)
cover recording of:
Everyday (track 8)
Up on the Roof (track 4)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
live recording of:
Shed a Little Light (track 13)
recording of:
Another Day (track 14)
Copperline (track 12)
Handy Man (track 2)
Her Town Too (track 5)
Never Die Young (track 10)
Secret o’ Life (track 1)
Your Smiling Face (track 3)

Release

copyrighted by: Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (2000)
manufactured by: Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding)
ASIN: US: B000050HV9 [info]