Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Do Something to Me
Paul Weller 4 3:36
2 Heartbeats
José González 4.35 2:41
3 She Cries Your Name
Beth Orton 4:47
4 Fields of Gold
Eva Cassidy 4:43
5 Martha’s Harbour
All About Eve 3:05
6 Don’t Worry
Appleton 4:19
7 Ocean Drive
Lighthouse Family 3:47
8 You’re the Best Thing
The Style Council 2 5:42
9 Labelled With Love
Squeeze 4:32
10 Warm and Tender Love
The Reel & Soul Association 3:46
11 Honey Child
Eddi Reader 5:14
12 Marlene on the Wall
Suzanne Vega 3:42
13 They Don’t Know
Kirsty MacColl 4 3:03
14 What I Am
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians 4:56
15 Love and Affection
Joan Armatrading 4:22
16 May You Never
John Martyn 3:43
17 Time in a Bottle
Jim Croce 5 2:26
18 Colours
Donovan 2:46
19 Dream a Little Dream of Me
Mama Cass 3:14
20 Albatross
Chris Coco feat. Peter Green 3:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 At the River
Groove Armada 4.5 6:35
2 Slip Into Something
Kinobe 3:45
3 Daydream in Blue
I Monster 3:43
4 Aftermath
Tricky 5:02
5 You’re Not Alone
Olive 3:45
6 Underwater Love
Smoke City 3:56
7 Crosses
José González 4.35 2:42
8 Quiet Storm (Groove Boutique Chill Jazz mix)
Smokey Robinson 5:37
9 Whatever Lola Wants (Gotan Project mix)
Sarah Vaughan 4:42
10 Sincere
MJ Cole 3:38
11 Mausam
Nitin Sawhney 4:02
12 Gabriel
Lamb 5 4:19
13 Traveller
Talvin Singh 4:51
14 Sunday Beast
Blue Run 3:54
15 Spectrum of Light
The Left Knee 3:36
16 Just Can’t Get Enough
Nouvelle Vague 3:08
17 Summer Samba So Nice
Rio Combo 2:51
18 Eternal Time
Twin Paradox 2:50
19 Sax Control
Modern Science 3:09
20 Destination Sunset
Mystic East 3:01
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Easy
Commodores 4 4:06
2 Just the Way You Are
Barry White 5:38
3 Feeling Good
Nina Simone 6:06
4 Make It Easy on Yourself
The Walker Brothers 5 3:14
5 The Look of Love
Dusty Springfield 3:33
6 California Dreamin
The Mamas & the Papas 4.75 2:41
7 Everybody’s Talkin
Nilsson 3.75 2:45
8 Mr. Tambourine Man
The Byrds 2:32
9 Streets of London
Ralph McTell 4:09
10 You Wear It Well
Rod Stewart 4:17
11 Handbags and Gladrags
Chris Farlowe 3:58
12 Catch the Wind
Donovan 2:56
13 Hot Burrito #1
The Flying Burrito Brothers 3:39
14 I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow
The Soggy Bottom Boys 3:09
15 Songbird
Eva Cassidy 3:45
16 Are You Sure?
The Reel & Soul Association 1:40
17 Sealed With a Kiss
Gábor Szabó 2:47
18 She
Michel McLean 3:45
19 Let It Be
The Munroes 5:01
20 Je T’Aime Moi Non Plus
Guillaume Et Nathalie 5:02
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Am the Black Gold of the Sun
Nuyorican Soul 5:24
2 Even After All
Finley Quaye 3:58
3 There’s Nothing Like This
Omar 4:56
4 Don’t You Worry ’Bout a Thing
Incognito 4:09
5 Everybody Loves the Sunshine
Roy Ayers 3:44
6 Revival
Martine Girault 3:34
7 Confide in Me
Kylie Minogue 4:28
8 Tom’s Diner DNA Mix
Suzanne Vega 3:48
9 Point of View
DB Boulevard 3:53
10 Breathe In
Frou Frou 4:37
11 Love Will Tear Us Apart
Nouvelle Vague 3:19
12 The Girl From Ipanema Garota de Ipanema
Paula Santoro 3:13
13 Spooky
Dusty Springfield 2:43
14 Wave
Grupo Cabana 3:46
15 Many Rivers to Cross
Jimmy Cliff 3:02
16 Lifted
Lighthouse Family 4:34
17 Dune Tune
Level 42 4:51
18 Rhythmatico
Ocean Dream Liner 3:50
19 Changing World
Losing Genius 3:08
20 Railroad Dreamer
Snowflake Memory 3:13
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dome Epais (The Flower Duet From Lakme)
Lesley Garrett 3:51
2 Eliza’s Aria From Wild Swans (from TSB Ad)
L’Orchestra Cinematique 3:17
3 Midnight Cowboy
John Barry 3:48
4 Cavatina the Deer Hunter
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra 3:18
5 Barber Adagio for Strings (from Platoon)
I Solisti Italiani 7:06
6 Danube Incident
Lalo Schifrin 1:57
7 Moonraker
The Ian Rich Orchestra 3:15
8 The Lonely Shepherd (from Kill Bill)
L’Orchestra Cinematique 4:12
9 Six Feet Under
Sacre 3:07
10 J.S. Bach Air on a G String (from Hamlet Cigar Ad)
Copenhagen Chamber Orchestra 3:33
11 The Heart Asks Pleasure First ’the Piano
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra 3:45
12 Leonardo Gelber Beethoven Moonlight Sonata (from Misery)
Bruno Leonardo Gelber 3:10
13 Debussy Clair de Lune (from Ocean’s Eleven)
Alain Planès 4:51
14 Pachelbel Canon
I Solisti Italiani 5:05
15 Satie: Gymnopedia No. 1
Danceries 3:14
16 Albioni: Adagio in G Minor
I Solisti Italiani 5:02
17 You Only Live Twice
The Ian Rich Orchestra 2:53
18 Chariots of Fire
Mark Ayres 3:33
19 Angela
Bob James 5 5:43
20 Love Theme (from Bladerunner)
L’Orchestra Cinematique 4:00

Credits

CD 1

other instruments [novatron]:
Paul Weller (track 1)
bass guitar:
Yolanda Charles (track 1)
drums:
Steve White (Style Council drummer) (track 1)
drums programming:
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 8)
synthesizer:
Paul Weller (track 8)
guitar:
Paul Weller (tracks 1, 8)
guitar and percussion:
José González (track 2)
percussion:
Steve White (Style Council drummer) (track 8)
piano:
Mick Talbot (track 8)
Paul Weller (track 1)
guitars and synthesizer:
Paul Weller (track 8)
additional bass synthesizer and keyboard:
Mick Talbot (track 8)
composer:
Jim Croce (track 17)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 18)
Olof Dreijer (track 2)
Kirsty MacColl (track 13)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 9)
Paul Tucker (track 7)
Joan Armatrading (track 15)
Paul Weller (tracks 1, 8)
Fabian André (1931) (track 19)
Wilbur Schwandt (1931) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Paul Weller (track 1)
lyricist:
Jim Croce (track 17)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 18)
Olof Dreijer (track 2)
Kirsty MacColl (track 13)
Paul Tucker (track 7)
Joan Armatrading (track 15)
Chris Difford (track 9)
Paul Weller (tracks 1, 8)
Gus Kahn (1931) (track 19)
mixer:
Brendan Lynch (track 1)
Phil Bodger (engineer) (track 7)
producer:
Terry Cashman (track 17)
Brendan Lynch (track 1)
Tommy West (track 17)
Paul Weller (tracks 1, 8)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 8)
vocals:
Jim Croce (track 17)
José González (track 2)
Mick Talbot (track 8)
Paul Weller (track 8)
writer:
Tim Bricheno (track 5)
Edie Brickell (track 14)
Andy Cousin (track 5)
Kirsty MacColl (track 13)
Julianne Regan (track 5)
Kenny Withrow (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
R2M Music (1972) (track 17)
Go! Discs Ltd. (1995) (track 1)
publisher:
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 17)
was commissioned by:
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
recorded at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1971-10-11) (track 17)
cover recording of:
Heartbeats (track 2)
is the basis for:
Mutha Made 'em (track 14)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Les Yeux ouverts (French version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
Nostalgia (Italian version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
Sag es mir in deinem Traum (German version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
recording of:
Colours (track 18)
Labelled With Love (track 9)
Love and Affection (track 15)
Martha’s Harbour (track 5)
Ocean Drive (track 7)
They Don’t Know (track 13)
What I Am (track 14)
Time in a Bottle (1971-10-11) (track 17)

CD 2

strings:
strings arranger:
Andrew Barlow (track 12)
Wil Malone (track 12)
guitar and percussion:
José González (track 7)
double bass:
Nicolas Deutsch (track 16)
additional assistant engineer:
Chris Bolster (track 12)
additional engineer:
Adam Brown (UK engineer) (track 12)
Gavyn Wright (track 12)
assistant mixer:
Jeff Knowler (track 12)
composer:
José González (track 7)
Tim Kellett (track 5)
Robin Taylor-Firth (track 5)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 16)
conductor:
Wil Malone (track 12)
engineer:
Ian Carmichael (Scottish engineer/producer, member of One Dove) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Eloisia (track 16)
lyricist:
José González (track 7)
Tim Kellett (track 5)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 16)
mixer:
David Bascombe (track 12)
producer:
Lamb (electronica) (track 12)
Nouvelle Vague (French bossa nova cover band) (track 16)
Guy Sigsworth (track 12)
vocals:
José González (track 7)
writer:
Andrew Barlow (track 12)
Andrew Derek Cocup (track 1)
Tom Findlay (track 1)
Irwin Pincus (also known as "Allan Jeffrey") (track 1)
Lou Rhodes (track 12)
Claire Rothrock (track 1)
Guy Sigsworth (track 12)
Milton Yakus (track 1)
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 5)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (track 16)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 16)
samples:
cover recording of:
is based on:
Old Cape Cod (track 1)
later parody versions:
recording of:
At the River (track 1)
Crosses (track 7)
Gabriel (track 12)
Sincere (track 10)
You’re Not Alone (track 5)

CD 3

guitar:
P.F. Sloan (track 6)
Ralph McTell (track 9)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 4–5)
Fred Neil (track 7)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 12)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Ralph McTell (track 9)
Lionel Richie (track 1)
Mike d’Abo (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 8)
conductor:
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (track 5)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 6)
lyricist:
Fred Neil (track 7)
Hal David (tracks 4–5)
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 12)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Ralph McTell (track 9)
Lionel Richie (track 1)
Mike d’Abo (track 11)
Bob Dylan (1964-02 – 1964-04) (track 8)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 6)
Gus Dudgeon (track 9)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 6)
vocals:
Ralph McTell (track 9)
writer:
Leslie Bricusse (track 3)
Anthony Newley (track 3)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 6)
Michelle Phillips (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 2)
Joelsongs (track 2)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 6)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 6)
Trousdale Music (track 6)
Warner/Chappell (1964 – 1992) (track 8)
Special Rider Music (1992 –) (track 8)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 6)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
remixes:
Everybody’s Talkin’ (studio remix) by Nilsson (track 7)
sampled by:
part of:
cover recording of:
Feeling Good (track 3)
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (track 2)
Mr. Tambourine Man (track 8)
is the basis for:
Stop (track 1)
later parody versions:
Easter (track 1)
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 6)
later translated versions:
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 6)
Easy (track 1)
Em sento bé (track 3)
Gatorna på Söder (track 9)
Just nu, just här (track 5)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 6)
L'Homme orchestre (track 8)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 6)
Mr. Tambourine Man (Bengali) (track 8)
Strasse vo Bärn (track 9)
可會有明天 (track 2)
later versions:
Autant chercher à retenir le vent (Catch the Wind) (track 12)
Oh, My Lord Jesus (track 8)
part of:
recording of:
Catch the Wind (track 12)
Easy (track 1)
Man of Constant Sorrow (traditional, arranger neutral) (track 14)
Streets of London (track 9)
The Look of Love (track 5)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 6)

CD 4

double bass:
Nicolas Deutsch (track 11)
composer:
Roy Ayers (track 5)
Ray Hayden (track 6)
Peter Hook (track 11)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 11)
Dave Seaman (track 7)
Bernard Sumner (track 11)
Stevie Wonder (track 4)
Steve Anderson (producer, in groups Scratch Acid, Brothers in Rhythm, et al) (track 7)
Edward Barton (track 7)
Ian Curtis (track 11)
Omar Hammer (track 3)
Suzanne Vega (1982) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Jocelyn Brown (track 1)
Eloisia (track 11)
lyricist:
Roy Ayers (track 5)
Ray Hayden (track 6)
Dave Seaman (track 7)
Steve Anderson (producer, in groups Scratch Acid, Brothers in Rhythm, et al) (track 7)
Edward Barton (track 7)
Ian Curtis (track 11)
Omar Hammer (track 3)
Suzanne Vega (track 8)
mixer:
Phil Bodger (engineer) (track 16)
performer:
Jocelyn Brown (track 1)
producer:
Masters at Work (Kenny "Dope" Gonzalez & "Little" Louie Vega) (track 1)
Nouvelle Vague (French bossa nova cover band) (track 11)
writer:
Tunde Baiyewu (track 16)
Martin Brammer (track 16)
Richard Rudolph (track 1)
Charles Stepney (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
The Wild Card Label Ltd (1995) (track 16)
publisher:
Arlovol Music (track 5)
BMG Monarch (track 5)
Congo Music (track 3)
Fractured Music (track 11)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 4)
Lots of Hits Music (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 16)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 11)
remixes:
cover recording of:
has revision:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Aamupalahumppa (track 8)
Pottajenkka (track 11)
later translated versions:
Dep De Dö Dep (track 8)
L’amour nous déchirera (Love Will Tear Us Apart) (track 11)
Und dann wird Liebe (track 11)
recording of:
Confide in Me (track 7)
Lifted (track 16)
Revival (track 6)
Tom’s Diner (track 8)
referred to in medleys:

CD 5

clarinet:
Harvey Estrin (track 19)
violin:
Harry Cykman (track 19)
Lewis Eley (track 19)
Max Ellen (track 19)
Louis Gabowitz (track 19)
Diana Halprin (track 19)
Harold Kohon (track 19)
Harry Lookofsky (track 19)
John Pintavalle (track 19)
Matthew Raimondi (track 19)
Herbert Sorkin (track 19)
Richard Sortomme (track 19)
cello:
Jonathan Abramowitz (track 19)
Seymour Barab (track 19)
Richard Locker (track 19)
Charles McCracken (track 19)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 19)
Jon Faddis (track 19)
Mike Lawrence (US jazz trumpeter) (track 19)
Ron Tooley (track 19)
English horn, flute, oboe and tenor saxophone:
George Marge (track 19)
viola:
Jean Dane (track 19)
Theodore Israel (track 19)
Sue Pray (track 19)
Emanuel Vardi (track 19)
drums:
Idris Muhammad (track 19)
bass:
Gary King (bass) (track 19)
electric piano, piano and synthesizer:
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 19)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (track 19)
alto saxophone:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (track 19)
Jerry Dodgion (track 19)
piano:
Alain Planès (track 13)
baritone saxophone:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (track 19)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (track 19)
Dave Bargeron (US trombonist & tubist) (track 19)
Alan Raph (track 19)
composer:
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (tracks 3, 17)
Remo Giazotto (track 16)
Bob James (US jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer) (track 19)
Elena Kats-Chernin (track 2)
James Last (German big band leader & composer, 1929-2015) (track 8)
Stanley Myers (track 4)
Michael Nyman (track 11)
Johann Pachelbel (track 14)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (tracks 18, 20)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 12)
Erik Satie (French composer) (1888-02 – 1888-04) (track 15)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 13)
Samuel Barber (1936) (track 5)
conductor:
Paul Bateman (track 11)
Andrew Greenwood (track 1)
Nic Raine (track 4)
lyricist:
Leslie Bricusse (track 17)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 1)
orchestrator:
Samuel Barber (1938) (track 5)
performer:
I Solisti Italiani (track 5)
previously attributed to:
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (Italian Baroque composer) (track 16)
premiered at:
[radio broadcast] (1938-11-05) (track 5)
publisher:
Chester Music Ltd. (track 11)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 4, 18)
Michael Nyman Ltd. (track 11)
Ricordi London (Casa Ricordi sublabel for Classical music) (track 16)
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) (track 11)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Adagio for Strings (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Adagio for Strings (arr. John O'Reilly for woodwind band) (track 5)
Adagio for Strings (Lee Jackson arrangement) (track 5)
Adagio for Strings (arr. Lucien Cailliet for clarinet choir) (track 5)
Adagio for Strings (for organ, Strickland) (track 5)
Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor (catch all for arrangements) (track 16)
Adagio of the Sky (track 16)
Agnus Dei (arr. Samuel Barber for chorus) (track 5)
Canon and Gigue in D major, T. 377: I. Canon (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Canon and Gigue in D major: I. Canon (arr. Max Seiffert) (track 14)
Cavatina (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 13)
Cold is Being (track 16)
Première Gymnopédie: Lent et douloureux (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 13)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 13)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Wild Swans: Eliza Aria (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Chariots of Fire (title theme of the 1981 film) (track 18)
Einsamer Hirte (track 8)
Love Theme (Blade Runner) (track 20)
instrumental cover recording of:
You Only Live Twice (track 17)
is the basis for:
Adagio (track 14)
Adagio (track 16)
Anytime, Anywhere (track 16)
Christmas Canon (original version) (track 14)
Drifting, Dreaming (track 15)
Happy (track 14)
Lemming 1 (Lemmings, Commodore 64) (track 14)
Lullaby (track 14)
Mephistopheles (track 12)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 12)
Overture (track 12)
Race to the End (song version of Chariots of Fire: Titles) (track 18)
Sanctus II (track 14)
Simple Joy (track 14)
What Is Eternal (track 12)
原野是我家 (track 4)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 12)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Canon in D, Mostly (track 14)
He Was Beautiful (track 4)
Trois Gymnopedies (first movement) (Gary Numan version) (track 15)
orchestrations:
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 13)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 13)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 13)
Gymnopédie no. 1: Lent et douloureux (orchestrated by Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 15)
Gymnopédies: II. Lent et douloureux (Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1 orchestrated by Debussy) (track 15)
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 12)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 13)
part of:
The Piano (1993 film score) (track 11)
Gymnopédies (track 15)
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (track 13)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Adagio for Strings (track 5)
Cavatina (theme from The Deer Hunter) (track 4)
Midnight Cowboy (track 3)
Taxi: Angela (track 19)
The Heart Asks Pleasure First (The Piano) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 12)

Release Group

part of: The Ultimate Collection (Union Square Music, "100 Hits") (number: 12)