Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 These Are the Days of Our Lives
Queen 4:16
2 Holding Back the Years
Simply Red 4:11
3 Fields of Gold
Eva Cassidy 3.5 4:42
4 Yesterday
Paul McCartney 1:44
5 (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.4 2:41
6 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
Jimmy Ruffin 2:52
7 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 4.65 2:50
8 Alison (My Aim Is True)
Elvis Costello 3:18
9 I Can't Make You Love Me
George Michael 3.5 5:21
10 Every Time You Go Away
Hall & Oates 4 5:22
11 If You Were Here Tonight
Alexander O’Neal & Cherrelle 6:04
12 After the Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 4:25
13 My Eyes Adored You
Frankie Valli 3:32
14 Tracks of My Tears
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 3:01
15 Emotion
Samantha Sang 4 3:54
16 Sometimes When We Touch
Dan Hill 4:09
17 When Two Worlds Drift Apart
Cliff Richard 4:12
18 Lilac Wine
Katie Melua 4:12
19 Amoureuse
Kiki Dee 4:07
20 Stole
Kelly Rowland 4:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4.15 4:55
2 Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)
Phil Collins 4.35 3:23
3 Changes
Ozzy & Kelly Osbourne 2 4:07
4 Other Side of the World
KT Tunstall 2.65 3:33
5 Dance Away
Roxy Music 3:44
6 Ordinary World
Duran Duran 2 4:42
7 Ruby Don't Take Your Love to Town
Kenny Rogers 2:57
8 Hurt So Bad
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:18
9 Caroline, No
The Beach Boys 2:17
10 By the Time I Get to Phoenix
Glen Campbell 3 2:43
11 Stardust
Nat King Cole 2.5 3:14
12 Mr Lonely
Bobby Vinton 2:40
13 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Crying
Gerry & The Pacemakers 2:33
14 Home Thoughts From Abroad
Clifford T. Ward 3:19
15 Crazy
Willie Nelson 2:51
16 Misty Blue
Dorothy Moore 3:35
17 Everybody Hurts
Joe Cocker 5:19
18 The End of the World
Skeeter Davis 3.5 2:36
19 Is That All There Is?
Peggy Lee 4:22
20 Windmills of Your Mind
Alison Moyet 3:51
21 No Regrets
The Walker Brothers 5:38
22 We Laughed (feat. Billy Bragg)
Rosetta Life 4:00

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Eva Cassidy (track 3)
bass guitar:
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 5)
drums:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 5)
guitar:
Steve Cropper (track 5)
electric guitar:
Keith Grimes (track 3)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (track 5)
Booker T. Jones (track 5)
additional organ:
Ralph Schuckett (composer) (track 10)
arranger:
George Michael (track 9)
background vocals:
Barry Gibb (track 15)
Robin Gibb (track 15)
composer:
Steve Cropper (track 5)
Al Green (track 7)
Barry Mann (track 16)
Otis Redding (track 5)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
Daryl Hall (track 10)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 18)
lead vocals:
Katie Melua (track 18)
lyricist:
Steve Cropper (track 5)
Otis Redding (track 5)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
Daryl Hall (track 10)
Dan Hill (Canadian singer/songwriter) (track 16)
James H. Shelton (composer of "Lilac Wine") (track 18)
producer:
Steve Cropper (track 5)
Dane DeViller (track 20)
Albhy Galuten (track 15)
Barry Gibb (track 15)
Sean Hosein (track 20)
Steve Kipner (track 20)
Karl Richardson (track 15)
George Michael (track 9)
vocals:
Eva Cassidy (track 3)
Otis Redding (track 5)
George Michael (track 9)
writer:
Bill Champlin (track 12)
Bob Crewe (track 13)
Dane DeViller (track 20)
John Deacon (track 1)
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 6)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 12)
Barry Gibb (track 15)
Robin Gibb (track 15)
Jay Graydon (track 12)
Sean Hosein (track 20)
Steve Kipner (track 20)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 4)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Kenny Nolan (track 13)
Mike Reid (former football player) (track 9)
Paul Riser (track 6)
Smokey Robinson (track 14)
Allen Shamblin (track 9)
Marvin Tarplin (track 14)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
publisher:
Brio Blues Music (track 9)
Chappell & Co. (track 18)
Hot Cha Music Co. (track 10)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 7)
Maclen Music Ltd. (1965 –) (track 4)
recorded at:
remaster of:
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 5)
part of:
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Fields of Gold (track 3)
Lilac Wine (track 18)
is the basis for:
Wanna Be Happy? (track 7)
later parody versions:
DNA (track 4)
Fields of Dick (track 3)
Scrambled Eggs (track 4)
Yes Today (track 4)
later translated versions:
Ayer (track 4)
Blosndee (track 4)
Ddoe Mor Bell (track 4)
Dyddiau Fu (track 4)
Eilinen (track 4)
Gestern noch (Yesterday) (track 4)
Je croyais (track 4)
Kultaniityt (track 3)
Kun minuun kosketat (track 16)
Los dulces días de ayer ("These Are the Days of Our Lives") (track 1)
När vi rör varann (track 16)
Vakardiena (Latvian version of "Yesterday") (track 4)
Veel to olt (track 3)
莫彷徨 (track 16)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Alison (track 8)
Emotion (track 15)
My Eyes Adored You (track 13)
Stole (track 20)
Yesterday (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
The Beatles Concerto: 1st Movement: Maestoso - Allegro moderato (She Loves You / Eleanor Rigby / Yesterday / All My Loving / Hey Jude) (track 4)

CD 2

violin:
David Angell (American violinist) (track 4)
David Davidson (violinist) (track 4)
cello:
John Catchings (track 4)
strings arranger:
David Davidson (violinist) (track 4)
viola:
Kristin Wilkinson (track 4)
drums:
Luke Bullen (track 4)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
drums programming:
Andreas Olsson (track 4)
guitar:
KT Tunstall (track 4)
bass:
Arnulf Lindner (track 4)
keyboard:
Rob Mounsey (track 2)
Martin Terefe (track 4)
piano:
Nat King Cole (track 11)
additionally recorded by:
composer:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 5)
Tony Iommi (track 3)
Arthur Kent (track 18)
Michel Legrand (track 20)
Willie Nelson (track 15)
Ozzy Osbourne (track 3)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Bill Ward (track 3)
Jimmy Webb (track 10)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
Geezer Butler (track 3)
Warren Cuccurullo (track 6)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 1)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
Tom Rush (track 21)
Hoagy Carmichael (1927) (track 11)
conductor:
Arif Mardin (track 2)
Ralph Carmichael (track 11)
engineer:
Bill Porter (track 18)
lead vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 5)
Willie Nelson (track 15)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Jimmy Webb (track 10)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (track 9)
Alan Bergman (American lyricist) (track 20)
Marilyn Bergman (track 20)
Geezer Butler (track 3)
Warren Cuccurullo (track 6)
Sylvia Dee (track 18)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 1)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
Tom Rush (track 21)
Mitchell Parish (1929) (track 11)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 5)
Greg Ladanyi (track 17)
Ren Swan (track 4)
C.J. Vanston (track 17)
producer:
Chet Atkins (track 18)
Lee Gillette (track 11)
Arif Mardin (track 2)
Steve Osborne (producer) (track 4)
Roxy Music (track 5)
Martin Terefe (track 4)
Ren Swan (track 4)
vocals:
KT Tunstall (track 4)
Nat King Cole (track 11)
Skeeter Davis (track 18)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 17)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 17)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 17)
Michael Stipe (track 17)
publisher:
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 1)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
sampled by:
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 1)
part of:
cover recording of:
Everybody Hurts (track 17)
No Regrets (track 21)
Stardust (the jazz standard) (1956-12-19 – 1956-12-28) (track 11)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Fait pour durer (track 18)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 1)
Polvere di stelle (track 11)
Szélmalom (track 20)
Unterm Säufermond (track 20)
冬戀 (track 18)
富貴浮雲 (track 20)
最深刻的記憶 (track 2)
recording of:
Caroline, No (track 9)
Changes (track 3)
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 15)
Dance Away (track 5)
Ordinary World (track 6)
The End of the World (1962) (track 18)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000BOWT86 [info]