Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Space Oddity
David Bowie 4.05 5:14
2 The Man Who Sold the World
David Bowie 4.65 3:59
3 Changes
David Bowie 4.3 3:34
4 Life on Mars?
David Bowie 4.55 3:51
5 Starman
David Bowie 4.65 4:14
6 Ziggy Stardust
David Bowie 4.75 3:13
7 The Jean Genie
David Bowie 4.15 4:06
8 Rebel Rebel
David Bowie 3.55 4:29
9 Young Americans
David Bowie 4 3:15
10 Fame
David Bowie 3.6 4:15
11 “Heroes”
David Bowie 3.8 3:37
12 Under Pressure
Queen & David Bowie 4.25 3:57
13 Let’s Dance
David Bowie 4.2 4:09
14 China Girl
David Bowie 4 4:18
15 This Is Not America
David Bowie 3.8 3:53
16 Absolute Beginners
David Bowie 4.25 5:40
17 Hallo Spaceboy (PSB remix)
David Bowie 4:27
18 Little Wonder
David Bowie 3 3:42
19 Thursday’s Child
David Bowie 3.5 4:26

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
electric bass guitar:
Steve Rodby (1984) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
Mick Woodmansey (track 5)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 3–5)
John Deacon (track 12)
Trevor Bolder (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
finger snaps:
John Deacon (track 12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
finger snaps and handclaps:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 12)
drums:
Terry Cox (UK rock drummer) (track 1)
Aynsley Dunbar (track 8)
Tony Newman (rock drummer for Jeff Beck Group/May Blitz) (track 8)
Mick Woodmansey (tracks 3–4, 7)
membranophone:
Paul Wertico (1984) (track 15)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (track 11)
Robert Fripp (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 3, 5, 7)
Mick Ronson (tracks 3–5, 7)
guitar and other instruments:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
guitar, keyboard and saxophone:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 8, 11)
guitar, piano and saxophone:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 3–4)
bass:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 3, 7)
Herbie Flowers (tracks 1, 8)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 11)
electric guitar:
Mick Ronson (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
Pat Metheny (1984) (track 15)
percussion:
Dennis Davis (track 11)
keyboard:
Lyle Mays (1984) (track 15)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Brian Eno (track 11)
saxophone:
Ken Fordham (track 7)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 5)
piano:
Mike Garson (track 7)
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Rick Wakeman (tracks 1, 3–4)
Mick Ronson (track 5)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
arranger:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 1, 5–6, 8)
Paul Buckmaster (track 1)
Mick Ronson (tracks 3–6)
assistant mixer:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 13–14)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 13–14)
background vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
Mick Ronson (track 5)
Mick Ronson (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
co-producer:
Reeves Gabrels (track 18)
Clive Langer (track 16)
Harry Maslin (track 10)
Mark Plati (track 18)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 17)
Alan Winstanley (track 16)
composer:
Brian Eno (tracks 11, 17)
Reeves Gabrels (tracks 18–19)
Lyle Mays (track 15)
Pat Metheny (track 15)
Mark Plati (track 18)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 1–9, 11, 13, 16–19)
guest background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 3–5, 12)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (1984) (track 15)
lyricist:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 1–9, 11, 13, 15–19)
mastering:
Dr. Toby Mountain (track 11)
mixer:
Mark Plati (track 18)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track 2)
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 13–14)
Mick Ronson (track 7)
Tony Visconti (tracks 8–9, 11)
performer:
Pat Metheny Group (1984) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (1985) (track 15)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (track 1)
Brian Eno (track 17)
Harry Maslin (track 10)
Pat Metheny (track 15)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 12)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 3–7)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 3, 5–8, 10–18)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 13–14)
Tony Visconti (tracks 2, 9, 11)
remixer:
Pet Shop Boys (track 17)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 3–4)
Tony Visconti (track 2)
sound engineer:
Mark Plati (track 18)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 17)
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 13–14)
vocals:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 1, 3, 7–8, 11)
writer:
Carlos Alomar (track 10)
John Deacon (track 12)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 10)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 12)
Freddie Mercury (track 12)
Iggy Pop (track 14)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 12)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (tracks 10, 12, 14–15)
recorded at:
Sounds of the Seventies (1972-05-23) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
RCA Records (record company—for the imprint, please use “RCA” instead) (1975 –) (track 10)
David R. Jones (Jones Music subsidiary) (1981) (track 12)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1981) (track 12)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (1981) (track 12)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 8)
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 19)
BMG Monarch (track 10)
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (track 19)
BMG VM Music France (track 14)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (track 14)
Bewlay Bros. Music (track 12)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (tracks 8, 10)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (tracks 4, 6, 10)
EMI Music Publishing France (tracks 6, 10, 14)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 4, 12, 14)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 14)
Fleur Music Ltd. (tracks 6, 14)
Jones Music America (tracks 6, 10, 13, 15)
Lenono Music (track 10)
MainMan (track 8)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (track 12)
Mainman Saag (New York) (tracks 6, 10, 14)
Nipple Music (track 19)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 12)
RZO Music Ltd (tracks 13–14, 19)
Strept Throat Music (track 19)
Tintoretto Music (tracks 4, 6, 14)
Unitunes Music (track 10)
WATANABE MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LTD. (Japanese publisher, 1962–present) (track 19)
Éditer à Paris (tracks 6, 10, 14, 19)
渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部 (tracks 6, 10, 13–15)
Jones Music America (1974 –) (track 8)
Tintoretto Music (1997 –) (track 8)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Trident Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
edit of:
Little Wonder by David Bowie (track 18)
edits:
mash-ups:
Jiggy My Ziggy by MAN-CAT feat. Jay-Z (track 6)
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 12)
Welcome Back, Starman by MAN-CAT feat. Mase (track 5)
music videos:
Space Oddity (1969, Bowie with round glasses & cap) by David Bowie (track 1)
Space Oddity (1973, Bowie with red hair & acoustic guitar) by David Bowie (track 1)
remixes:
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 12)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 12)
I’m Mad by EPMD (track 10)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 53) (track 1)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 97) (track 10)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 201) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 277) (track 6)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Ice Ice Baby (track 12)
later parody versions:
China Girl (Literal Video Version) (track 14)
Salt-Dean-Eee! (track 7)
Tebowie (track 1)
Ziggy Starbuck (track 6)
later translated versions:
GAME (track 10)
Herois (track 11)
Hrdinové (track 11)
Héroes (Los 7 delfines) (track 11)
Héroes (track 11)
Héros (track 11)
Liv på Mars? (track 4)
Muukalainen (track 5)
Odisea espacial (Azucarillo Kings version) (track 1)
Sudenkorento (track 4)
Ziggy Stardust (track 6)
“Helden” (track 11)
later versions:
Changes (track 3)
Jean Baltazaarrr (track 7)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Rebel Rebel (track 8)
Space Oddity (version in Portuguese) (track 1)
Starman (track 5)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 12)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 12)
recording of:
Absolute Beginners (track 16)
Changes (David Bowie song) (track 3)
China Girl (track 14)
Fame (track 10)
Hallo Spaceboy (track 17)
Let’s Dance (track 13)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Little Wonder (track 18)
Rebel Rebel (track 8)
Space Oddity (track 1)
Starman (track 5)
The Jean Genie (track 7)
Thursday’s Child (track 19)
Under Pressure (track 12)
Young Americans (track 9)
“Heroes” (track 11)
Ziggy Stardust (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 6)
This Is Not America (1984) (track 15)

Release

ASIN: FR: B00006JYIB [info]

Release Group

part of: Vidéos “disques de platine” (number: le 2003-12-09, après 1 an et 1 mois)
Vidéos “disques d’or” (number: le 2002-11-26, après 1 mois)
Vidéos “doubles disques de platine” (number: le 2004-11-23, après 2 ans et 1 mois)
Vidéos “triples disques de platine” (number: le 2008-04-23, après 5 ans et 6 mois)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000694821 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/49770 [info]
Wikidata: Q1951274 [info]
other databases: http://rateyourmusic.com/release/comp/david_bowie/best_of_bowie_f11/ [info]
reviews: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/j354 [info]