Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Only Yesterday
4:01
2 (They long to Be) Close to You
3:42
3 When I Fall in Love
3:09
4 Desperado
3 3:39
5 Sweet Sweet Smile
3:02
6 I Need to Be in Love
3:51
7 I'll Never Fall in Love Again
3:00
8 This Masquerade
4:55
9 We've Only Just Begun
3:07
10 Hurting Each Other
2:48
11 Because We Are in Love (The Wedding Song)
5:02
12 Make Believe It's Your First Time
4:07
13 All You Get From Love Is a Love Song
3:47
14 It's Going to Take Some Time
3:01
15 (Want You) Back in My Life Again
3:43
16 Yesterday Once More
5 4:00

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 2)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (tracks 2, 7)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 1, 11, 16)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (track 9)
Toni Stern (track 14)
Victor Young (track 3)
Carole King (track 14)
Leon Russell (track 8)
lead vocals:
Karen Carpenter (track 2)
lyricist:
Toni Stern (track 14)
John Bettis (tracks 1, 11, 16)
Hal David (tracks 2, 7)
Edward Heyman (track 3)
Carole King (track 14)
Leon Russell (track 8)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (track 9)
orchestrator:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 2)
producer:
Karen Carpenter (track 16)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 16)
Jack Daugherty (track 2)
writer:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 6)
Kerry Chater (track 15)
Lon Christian Smith (track 15)
Steve Eaton (track 13)
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track 4)
Gary Geld (track 10)
Albert Hammond (track 6)
Don Henley (track 4)
Bob Morrison (track 12)
Juice Newton (track 5)
Peter Udell (track 10)
Johnny Wilson (track 12)
Otha Young (track 5)
John Bettis (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
A&M Records, Inc. (1970) (track 2)
publisher:
Benchmark Music (track 4)
Blue Seas Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 7)
Casa David LP (track 2)
Cass County Music (track 4)
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Jac Music, Inc. (track 2)
Kicking Bear (track 4)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 7)
Red Cloud Music (track 4)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 1, 8–9, 16)
U.S. Songs, Inc. (track 2)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 7)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 3)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 405) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Desperado (track 4)
Hurting Each Other (track 10)
I’ll Never Fall in Love Again (Promises, Promises) (track 7)
This Masquerade (track 8)
is the basis for:
妳最喜歡的歌 (track 4)
later parody versions:
Avocado (track 4)
later translated versions:
Nah bei dir (track 2)
カフェにて (track 2)
不如不見 (track 4)
乖乖 (track 7)
recording of:
Only Yesterday (track 1)
Sweet, Sweet Smile (track 5)
Yesterday Once More (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (tracks 2, 16)