Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock On
5 3:24
2 Lamplight
2:55
3 America
5 3:21
4 Gonna Make You a Star
3:36
5 Stardust
2:47
6 Rolling Stone
5:28
7 Hold Me Close
3:51
8 If I Could
3:57
9 Oh What a Circus
4:18
10 Silver Dream Machine
4:08
11 Me and My Girl (Night Clubbing)
5 3:00
12 A Winter’s Tale
1 4:12
13 Tahiti
4:55
14 True Love Ways
3:10
15 Missing You Magic
3:53
16 Myfanwy
4:13
17 Forever and a Day
3:39
18 The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore
3:36
19 Coming Home
3:59
20 Cool Out Tonight
3:08
21 The River
4:14
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 City Lights
5:33
2 Father and Son
4:30
3 Everlasting Love
4:00
4 Really Nice
3:38
5 The First Cut Is the Deepest
3:33
6 Look at the Sun
3:48
7 New York Mining Disaster 1941
4:00
8 Here Comes the Rain
5:04
9 Fall at Your Feet
4:49
10 Imperial Wizard
4:13
11 Girl, You'll Be a Woman Soon
3:44
12 The Crying Game
4:33
13 Africa You Shine
3:52
14 The Wind Beneath My Wings
4:33
15 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
3:18
16 Singing the Blues
3:08
17 Light My Fire
3:16
18 Heart Beats Like a Drum
4:21
19 A Shoulder to Cry On
3:36

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Jeff Wayne (musician) (track 1)
John Cameron (British composer, arranger and conductor) (track 13)
composer:
Mike Batt (track 12)
Carlotta Christy (track 15)
David Essex (tracks 1–2, 4–8, 10–11, 17, 19–21)
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (track 9)
Mike Read (ex Radio One DJ) (track 16)
David Albert Cook (track 3)
conductor:
Jeff Wayne (musician) (track 1)
lead vocals:
David Essex (track 12)
lyricist:
Carlotta Christy (track 15)
David Essex (tracks 1–2, 4–8, 10–11, 17, 19–21)
Sir John Betjeman (track 16)
David Albert Cook (track 3)
Tim Rice (tracks 9, 12)
producer:
Mike Batt (tracks 12–13)
David Essex (track 12)
Jeff Wayne (musician) (tracks 1, 3)
recording engineer:
Gary Martin (Sound Engineer) (track 1)
vocals:
David Essex (tracks 1, 13)
writer:
Richard Crane (track 13)
Bob Crewe (track 18)
David Essex (track 13)
Bob Gaudio (track 18)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 14)
Norman Petty (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 12)
publisher:
April Music Ltd. (track 19)
BMG Gold Songs (track 1)
Evita Music (track 9)
Evita Music Ltd. (track 9)
GLS 49 Ltd. (track 16)
Jeff Wayne Music Ltd. (tracks 1–2, 19)
Joseph Webster Ltd (tracks 1, 3, 11)
Peermusic (UK) Ltd. (UK publisher) (track 14)
Phonogram (track 12)
Stage Three Songs (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 12)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
True Love Ways (track 14)
is based on:
Myfanwy (track 16)
later parody versions:
Micah (track 1)
later translated versions:
Le soleil ne brille plus (The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore) (track 18)
Oh que gran circo! (track 9)
part of:
Evita (Andrew Lloyd Webber musical) (track 9)
recording of:
A Winter’s Tale (track 12)
America (track 3)
Coming Home (track 19)
Cool Out Tonight (track 20)
Forever and a Day (track 17)
Hold Me Close (track 7)
If I Could (track 8)
Lamplight (track 2)
Missing You Magic (track 15)
Myfanwy (track 16)
Oh, What a Circus (Evita) (track 9)
Rock On (track 1)
Rolling Stone (track 6)
Stardust (track 5)
Tahiti (track 13)
The River (track 21)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Carlotta Christy (track 4)
Carole King (track 15)
Geoff Stephens (track 12)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 5)
David Essex (tracks 1, 6, 8, 10, 13, 18–19)
Neil Finn (track 9)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 16)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 11)
lyricist:
Geoff Stephens (track 12)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 5)
David Essex (tracks 1, 6, 8, 10, 13, 18–19)
Neil Finn (track 9)
Gerry Goffin (track 15)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 16)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 11)
writer:
James "Buzz" Cason (track 3)
John Densmore (track 17)
Mac Gayden (track 3)
Barry Gibb (track 7)
Robin Gibb (track 7)
Larry Henley (singer songwriter) (track 14)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 17)
Ray Manzarek (track 17)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 17)
Jeff Silbar (track 14)
Ian Wherry (track 2)
David Essex (track 2)
publisher:
April Music Ltd. (track 1)
Doors Music Company (track 17)
Peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 12)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 15)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (track 12)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 14)
Bang Records (US disco) (1967) (track 11)
arrangements:
Wind Beneath My Wings (for band and trombone, Barry) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Everlasting Love (track 3)
Fall at Your Feet (track 9)
Light My Fire (track 17)
Singing the Blues (track 16)
Will You Love Me Tomorrow (Carole King song) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Elizabete (track 17)
歡欣一一記 (track 15)
later parody versions:
Your Butt Is The Deepest (parody for Robin Quivers) (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Ci vedremo domani (Will You Love Me Tomorrow) (track 15)
later versions:
recording of:
Africa You Shine (track 13)
City Lights (track 1)
Father and Son (track 2)
Imperial Wizard (track 10)
Look at the Sun (track 6)
Really Nice (track 4)
The Crying Game (track 12)
referred to in medleys: