Tracklist

CD 1: Greatest Hits, Volume 1: 1973-1977
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Man 4.45 5:39
2 Captain Jack 6:57
3 The Entertainer 4 3:40
4 Say Goodbye to Hollywood 4.5 4:39
5 New York State of Mind 4.5 6:05
6 The Stranger 3.5 5:09
7 Scenes From an Italian Restaurant 4.35 7:37
8 Just the Way You Are 4.35 4:51
9 Movin' Out (Anthony's Song) 4 3:30
10 Only the Good Die Young 4 3:55
11 She's Always a Woman 3.75 3:20
CD 2: Greatest Hits, Volume 2: 1978-1985
# Title Rating Length
1 My Life 5 4:44
2 Big Shot 4 4:02
3 You May Be Right 4:14
4 It's Still Rock and Roll to Me 4.5 2:58
5 Don't Ask Me Why 4 2:59
6 She's Got a Way 3 3:03
7 Pressure 4:37
8 Allentown 3.5 3:49
9 Goodnight Saigon 4.5 7:03
10 Tell Her About It 4.5 3:51
11 Uptown Girl 4.4 3:17
12 The Longest Time 5 3:39
13 You're Only Human (Second Wind) 4 4:50
14 The Night Is Still Young 3 5:26
CD 3: Greatest Hits, Volume 3: 1986-1997
# Title Rating Length
1 Keeping the Faith 3 4:39
2 An Innocent Man 5:19
3 A Matter of Trust 4.5 4:12
4 Baby Grand (feat. Ray Charles) 3 4:06
5 This Is the Time 3 5:01
6 Leningrad 2 4:05
7 We Didn't Start the Fire 4.45 4:49
8 I Go to Extremes 3.5 4:24
9 And So It Goes 2 3:38
10 The Downeaster "Alexa" 2 3:44
11 Shameless 1.5 4:28
12 All About Soul (remix) 6:01
13 Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel) 4 3:35
14 The River of Dreams 4.5 4:11
15 To Make You Feel My Love 3:54
16 Hey Girl 3:57
17 Light as the Breeze 6:13
CD 4: An Evening of Questions and Answers... and a Little Music
# Title Rating Length
1 Spoken Intro: Music Concepts 10:19
2 Scenes From an Italian Restaurant (live unreleased version) 7:51
3 Beatles Influence 5:19
4 Hard Day's Night (live unreleased version) 2:53
5 Why Vienna? 9:29
6 Vienna (live unreleased version) 3:41
7 History Through Music 4:32
8 We Didn't Start the Fire (live unreleased version) 5:13
9 Music Source 9:14
10 The River of Dreams (unreleased original studio recording) 5:21
11 Piano Bar 5 7:47
12 Piano Man (live unreleased version) 6:32

Credits

CD 1: Greatest Hits, Volume 1: 1973-1977

acoustic guitar:
Steve Burgh (tracks 8, 11)
Howie Emerson (track 4)
Russell Javors (track 4)
Hugh McCracken (tracks 7–8, 11)
James Smith (guitarist on Billy Joel's Turnstiles) (track 4)
clarinet:
Richie Cannata (track 7)
electric bass guitar:
Wilton Felder (tracks 1–2)
Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas) (tracks 4–11)
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (tracks 4–10)
Ron Tutt (tracks 1–3)
pedal steel guitar:
Tom Whitehorse (track 3)
flute:
Richie Cannata (track 11)
organ:
Richie Cannata (track 10)
guitar:
Larry Carlton (tracks 1–2)
Don Evans (US engineer, guitar player, singer, producer & arranger) (track 3)
Dean Parks (tracks 1–2)
guitar [guitar overdubs]:
William Bennett (guitarist) (tracks 1–2)
harmonica and piano:
Billy Joel (track 1)
bass:
Emory Gordy (track 3)
banjo:
Tom Whitehorse (track 3)
electric guitar:
Steve Burgh (track 7)
Howie Emerson (track 4)
Russell Javors (track 4)
percussion:
Bobbi Hall (tracks 1–2)
Neil Jason (percussionist) (track 5)
Mingo Lewis (percussionist, worked with Santana) (track 4)
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 6, 8)
keyboard:
Billy Joel (track 8)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Michael Omartian (track 2)
Billy Joel (tracks 3–5)
alto saxophone [alto sax]:
Phil Woods (track 8)
saxophone:
Richie Cannata (tracks 4–5, 7, 9–10)
piano:
Billy Joel (tracks 2, 4–7, 9–11)
accordion:
Dominic Cortese (track 7)
accordion and keyboard [keyboards]:
Michael Omartian (track 1)
Moog:
Billy Joel (track 3)
arranger:
Michael Omartian (track 1)
assistant engineer:
John Bradley (tracks 4–5)
composer:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–4, 6–11)
Billy Joel (1975) (track 5)
engineer:
Phil Ramone (tracks 6–11)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 6–11)
Ron Malo (tracks 1–2)
Don Puluse (tracks 4–5)
lead vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–11)
lyricist:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–4, 6–11)
Billy Joel (1975) (track 5)
mixer:
Bruce Botnick (tracks 4–5)
other vocals [whistle]:
Billy Joel (track 6)
producer:
Phil Ramone (tracks 6–11)
Michael Stewart (US producer/guitarist) (tracks 1–3)
Billy Joel (tracks 4–5)
sound engineer:
Ron Malo (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1973) (track 1)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1974) (track 3)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1977) (tracks 6–11)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 8)
Impulsive Music (tracks 6–11)
Joelsongs (1977 –) (tracks 6–11)
mixed at:
recorded at:
edits:
Just the Way You Are (compilation edit) by Billy Joel (track 8)
remasters:
New York State of Mind (2011 remaster) by Billy Joel (track 5)
Say Goodbye to Hollywood (2011 remaster) by Billy Joel (track 4)
later parody versions:
Ode to a Superhero (track 1)
Piano Colt (track 1)
Piano Dick (track 1)
later translated versions:
M'n beste vriendin (track 11)
可會有明天 (track 8)
recording of:
Captain Jack (track 2)
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (track 8)
Piano Man (track 1)
The Entertainer (track 3)
The Stranger (track 6)

CD 2: Greatest Hits, Volume 2: 1978-1985

acoustic guitar:
Steve Kahn (track 1)
other instruments [syntharmonica]:
Ronnie Cuber (track 13)
Jon Faddis (track 13)
Mark Rivera (track 13)
electric bass guitar:
Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas) (tracks 1–5, 7–14)
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (tracks 1–5, 7–11, 13–14)
synthesizer:
David Lebolt (track 13)
Billy Joel (track 7)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
David Lebolt (track 14)
flute, organ and saxophone:
Richie Cannata (tracks 4–5)
guitar:
David Brown (guitarist for Billy Joel) (tracks 4–5)
Russell Javors (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
harmonica:
Billy Joel (track 14)
electric piano:
Billy Joel (track 1)
electric guitar:
David Brown (guitarist for Billy Joel) (tracks 3, 8–9, 11, 13)
Russell Javors (tracks 3, 10, 13)
Steve Kahn (track 2)
John McCurry (track 14)
melodica:
Billy Joel (track 7)
percussion:
Jimmy Bralower (tracks 13–14)
snare drum [field snare]:
Bill Zampino (track 9)
keyboard:
Billy Joel (track 14)
saxophone:
Richie Cannata (tracks 2–3)
piano:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–3, 5–9, 11)
horn arranger:
David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger) (track 13)
additional producer:
Brian Ruggles (track 6)
assistant engineer:
Peter Hefter (tracks 13–14)
Bradshaw Leigh (tracks 3–5)
Dave Martone (tracks 1–2)
assistant producer:
Michele Slagter (tracks 4–5)
associate engineer:
Bradshaw Leigh (tracks 7–9)
background vocals:
Peter Hewlett (track 13)
Frank Simms (track 13)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Billy Joel (track 12)
composer:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–14)
engineer:
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–5, 7–14)
guest trumpet:
John Gatchell (track 10)
Joe Shepley (track 10)
guest piano [acoustic piano]:
Richard Tee (track 10)
guest baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (track 10)
guest tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 10)
guest background vocals:
Peter Cetera (track 1)
Donnie Dacus (track 1)
lead vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–11, 13–14)
lyricist:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–14)
mixer:
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 7–12)
producer:
Phil Ramone (tracks 1–14)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1978) (tracks 1–2)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1978) (tracks 1–2)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1980) (tracks 4–5)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1980) (tracks 4–5)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (tracks 7–9)
publisher:
Joelsongs (tracks 11–12)
ヤマハミュージックEH(CM) (tracks 1–2, 11–12)
EMI April Music Inc. (1978) (tracks 1–2)
Impulsive Music (1978) (tracks 1–2)
April Music (1979 – 1980) (track 3)
Impulsive Music (1979 – 1980) (track 3)
April Music (1980) (tracks 4–5)
Impulsive Music (1980) (tracks 4–5)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Paradise Club in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1980-06) (track 6)
remixed at:
edits:
Tell Her About It (single edit) by Billy Joel (track 10)
music videos:
Big Shot by Billy Joel (track 2)
My Life by Billy Joel (track 1)
sampled by:
later parody versions:
You May Be Bright (track 3)
later translated versions:
Gärdettjej (track 11)
不要囉嗦 (track 1)
我愛你 (track 11)
live recording of:
She's Got a Way (1980-06) (track 6)
recording of:
Allentown (track 8)
Big Shot (track 2)
Don’t Ask Me Why (track 5)
Goodnight Saigon (track 9)
My Life (track 1)
Pressure (track 7)
Tell Her About It (track 10)
The Longest Time (track 12)
Uptown Girl (track 11)
You May Be Right (track 3)

CD 3: Greatest Hits, Volume 3: 1986-1997

acoustic guitar:
Mac McAnally (track 17)
fiddle:
Itzhak Perlman (violinist and conductor) (track 10)
other instruments [sound effects]:
Doug Kleeger (track 7)
electric bass guitar:
Schuyler Deale (tracks 6–8, 10–11)
Randy D. Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 16)
Will Lee (US jazz/rock bassist) (track 15)
Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas) (tracks 1–3, 5)
T.M. Stevens (track 12)
Neil Stubenhaus (track 4)
Hammond organ:
Billy Joel (tracks 8, 12, 14)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Billy Joel (track 15)
Hammond organ, piano and synthesizer:
Billy Joel (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Zachary Alford (tracks 12, 14)
Vinnie Colaiuta (drummer) (track 4)
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 10–11, 16)
Paul Leim (track 17)
Sean Pelton (track 15)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 15–16)
pedal steel guitar:
Paul Franklin (steel guitarist) (track 17)
synthesizer:
Billy Joel (tracks 5, 9, 14)
Jeff Jacobs (tracks 6–8, 10–11)
organ:
Steve Nathan (track 17)
Clavinet:
Billy Joel (tracks 7, 10)
guitar:
David Brown (guitarist for Billy Joel) (tracks 2, 6–8, 10–11)
Thomas V. Byrnes (track 16)
Tommy Byrnes (track 12)
Dann Huff (track 17)
Joey Hunting (track 7)
Russell Javors (tracks 2, 5)
Danny Kortchmar (tracks 12, 14)
Bob Mann (US session guitarist) (track 15)
Philip Nowlam (track 15)
Dean Parks (track 4)
Mike Tyler (writer, vocal, guitar) (track 14)
harmonica:
Clint Black (track 17)
Billy Joel (track 15)
bass:
Lonnie D. Hillyer (track 14)
Willie Weeks (US bass player) (track 17)
electric guitar:
David Brown (guitarist for Billy Joel) (tracks 1, 5)
Billy Joel (track 3)
percussion:
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (track 7)
Billy Joel (track 7)
Crystal Taliefero (track 7)
percussion [electronic percussion]:
Sammy Merendino (track 7)
snare drum [Cakewalk snare drum]:
Anton Fig (track 15)
keyboard:
Robbie Kondor (track 15)
John Mahoney (R&B/jazz keyboardist) (track 7)
David Rosenthal (US keyboardist) (track 16)
Randy Waldman (track 15)
Billy Joel (track 16)
keyboard programming:
John Mahoney (R&B/jazz keyboardist) (track 6)
Kevin Jones (Keyboard & Synth) (track 7)
saxophone:
Everette Harp (track 16)
Rhodes piano [Fender Rhodes]:
Billy Joel (track 1)
piano:
Matt Rollings (American composer, musician and record producer) (track 17)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 4)
Billy Joel (tracks 2–6, 8–9, 12–15)
accordion:
Dominic Cortese (tracks 6, 10)
Billy Joel (track 10)
harpsichord:
Billy Joel (track 11)
horn:
Jim Hoke (track 17)
Paul Litteral (track 17)
Charles Rose (American trombone player) (track 17)
Jim Horn (track 17)
horn arranger:
Steve Lindsey (US producer and songwriter) (track 17)
Jim Horn (track 17)
additional bass:
Jef Lee Johnson (track 14)
Chuck Treece (track 14)
Mike Tyler (track 14)
additional percussion:
additional engineer:
Robert Charles (track 17)
Jim DeMain (track 17)
John Hendrickson (track 17)
additional guest vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 4)
additional programming:
Jeff Jacobs (track 14)
additional recording engineer:
Ed Cherney (track 17)
Dirk Grobelny (track 15)
Nathaniel Kunkel (tracks 15–16)
Phil Nicolo (track 15)
Leanne Ungar (track 17)
additional remixer:
Dirk Grobelny (track 12)
arranger:
Doug Kleeger (track 7)
Patrick Williams (composer, arranger) (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Dana Becker (tracks 6–11)
Tim Crish (tracks 6–11)
David Dorn (tracks 6–11)
Suzanne Hollander (tracks 6–11)
Joe Pirerra (tracks 6–11)
Gary Solomon (tracks 6–11)
associate engineer:
Steve Boyer (track 3)
David Dickson (track 3)
Bradshaw Leigh (track 3)
Fred Tenny (track 3)
background vocals:
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 8)
Chuck Arnold (track 6)
Bob Bailey (track 17)
Alex Brown (US soul vocalist, member of Raelets) (track 17)
Patti Darcy (track 11)
Kim Fleming (track 17)
Frank Floyd (US soul disco funk singer) (track 11)
Wrecia Ford (tracks 12, 14)
Jackie Gouche (track 17)
Yvonne Hodges (track 17)
Billy Joel (track 8)
Ian Lloyd (of Stories) (track 8)
Donna McElroy (track 17)
Chris Rodriguez (track 17)
Marlon Saunders (tracks 12, 14)
Frank Simms (track 14)
George Simms (track 14)
Joe Lynn Turner (US rock vocalist) (track 8)
B. David Whitworth (tracks 12, 14)
Trisha Yearwood (track 17)
Monalisa Young (US funk / soul singer) (track 17)
Crystal Taliefero (tracks 7, 11–12, 14)
background vocals arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 16)
Crystal Taliefero (tracks 12, 14)
choir vocals:
Phillip Ballou (track 12)
Katreese Barnes (track 12)
Dennis Collins (backing vocalist) (track 12)
Will Downing (American soul, house singer, songwriter and producer) (track 12)
Frank Floyd (US soul disco funk singer) (track 12)
Diane Garisto (track 12)
Stephanie James (track 12)
Devora Johnson (track 12)
Marlon Saunders (track 12)
Corliss Stafford (track 12)
Brenda White-King (track 12)
choir vocals arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 15)
Bill Zampino (track 6)
chorus master:
Chuck Arnold (track 6)
Curtis King, Jr. (singer-songwriter) (track 12)
co-producer:
Joe “The Butcher” Nicolo (tracks 14–15)
composer:
Carole King (track 16)
Leonard Cohen (track 17)
Billy Joel (tracks 1–8, 10–14)
Billy Joel (1983) (track 9)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 15)
conductor:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (tracks 15–16)
engineer:
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–5)
Niko Bolas (track 12)
Jay Healy (tracks 6–11)
guest trumpet:
John Gatchell (track 1)
Joe Shepley (track 1)
guest baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (track 1)
guest tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 1)
guest vocals:
Color Me Badd (track 12)
lead vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 4)
Billy Joel (tracks 1–17)
lyricist:
Leonard Cohen (track 17)
Gerry Goffin (track 16)
Billy Joel (tracks 1–8, 10–14)
Billy Joel (1983) (track 9)
Bob Dylan (1997-01) (track 15)
mixer:
Peter Asher (track 15)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–2)
Niko Bolas (track 13)
Jay Healy (tracks 6, 8–9, 11)
Tom Lord‐Alge (tracks 7, 10)
Bill Schnee (track 17)
Phil Nicolo (tracks 14–15)
Joe “The Butcher” Nicolo (tracks 14–15)
orchestrator:
Rob Mounsey (track 5)
Ira Newborn (tracks 12–14)
Arif Mardin (track 6)
producer:
Peter Asher (tracks 15–16)
Tony Brown (US producer, pianist and keyboardist) (track 17)
Don DeVito (track 16)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (tracks 6–11)
Danny Kortchmar (tracks 12–14)
Steve Lindsey (US producer and songwriter) (track 17)
Phil Ramone (tracks 1–5)
Billy Joel (tracks 6–11)
programming:
Peter Asher (track 15)
recording engineer:
George Massenburg (tracks 15–16)
Justin Niebank (track 17)
Gary Tole (track 16)
remixer:
Phil Nicolo (track 12)
solo alto saxophone:
Mark Rivera (track 1)
vocals:
Billy Joel (track 14)
Trisha Yearwood (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (tracks 3–5)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1989) (tracks 6–11)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1993) (tracks 13–14)
publisher:
Impulsive Music (tracks 12–14)
Joelsongs (track 9)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 16)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 17)
Joel Songs (1986) (tracks 3–5)
Special Rider Music (1997 –) (track 15)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 15)
Capitol Studios (New York City) in New York, New York, United States (track 16)
arrangements:
And So It Goes (arr. Chilcott) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Hey Girl (Carole King song) (track 16)
Light as the Breeze (track 17)
is the basis for:
Downeaster Robin (parody for Robin Quivers) ( – ????) (track 10)
later parody versions:
We Didn’t Start the Flame War (First post. Fucking gay. Second post. Go away.) (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
A Matter of Trust (track 3)
All About Soul (track 12)
An Innocent Man (track 2)
And So It Goes (track 9)
Baby Grand (track 4)
I Go to Extremes (track 8)
Keeping the Faith (track 1)
Leningrad (track 6)
Shameless (track 11)
The River of Dreams (track 14)
This Is the Time (track 5)
version of:

CD 4: An Evening of Questions and Answers... and a Little Music

other instruments [hats]:
T-Bone Wolk (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 12)
electric bass guitar:
Schuyler Deale (track 10)
T-Bone Wolk (tracks 4, 6, 8)
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
guitar:
Tommy Byrnes (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
Billy Joel (track 8)
bass:
Crystal Taliefero (track 12)
percussion:
Mark Rivera (tracks 4, 8)
Crystal Taliefero (tracks 2, 4, 8, 10)
keyboard:
Jeff Jacobs (track 10)
David Rosenthal (US keyboardist) (tracks 2, 6, 8, 12)
saxophone:
Mark Rivera (track 2)
piano:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9–12)
accordion:
T-Bone Wolk (track 12)
12 string guitar:
Mark Rivera (track 12)
assistant engineer:
Paul Prestipino (tracks 2, 6, 8, 12)
background vocals:
Tommy Byrnes (tracks 2, 4, 8)
Mark Rivera (tracks 2, 4, 8)
Crystal Taliefero (tracks 2, 4, 8, 10)
T-Bone Wolk (tracks 2, 4, 8)
Wrecia Ford (track 10)
Marlon Saunders (track 10)
Frank Simms (track 10)
George Simms (track 10)
B. David Whitworth (track 10)
background vocals arranger:
Crystal Taliefero (track 10)
composer:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–2, 5–9, 9–12)
editor:
Steve Borne (track 7)
Debra Parkinson (engineer) (tracks 1, 3, 5, 9, 11)
engineer:
Bradshaw Leigh (track 10)
lead vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–2, 4–10, 12)
lyricist:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–2, 5–9, 9–12)
mixer:
Brian Ruggles (track 7)
Steve Borne (track 7)
Michael H. Brauer (engineer) (tracks 2, 6, 8, 12)
producer:
Don DeVito (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–9, 11–12)
Brian Ruggles (track 7)
Billy Joel (track 10)
Mike Robinson (engineer) (track 4)
recording engineer:
Kooster McAllister (tracks 2, 6, 8, 12)
Mike Robinson (engineer) (track 4)
remixer:
Brian Ruggles (track 3)
Gary Tole (track 3)
sound engineer:
Brian Ruggles (track 3)
spoken vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (track 4)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 4)
publisher:
Impulsive Music (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 9, 9–10)
ヤマハミュージックEH(CM) (tracks 1–2, 5–6)
Joelsongs (1977 –) (tracks 1–2, 5–6)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, United States (1993-12-29) (tracks 6, 8, 12)
Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, United States (1993-12-31) (track 2)
Festival Hall in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany (1994-06-18) (track 4)
Columbia University in Upper Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1994-10-01) (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Hofstra University in New York, United States (1996-09-25) (track 9)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Ode to a Superhero (tracks 11–12)
Piano Colt (tracks 11–12)
Piano Dick (tracks 11–12)
We Didn’t Start Messiah (tracks 7–8)
We Didn’t Start the Flame War (First post. Fucking gay. Second post. Go away.) (tracks 7–8)
later translated parody versions:
Hard les smacs (track 4)
later translated versions:
Das war ein harter Tag (A Hard Day’s Night) (track 4)
El hombre del piano (tracks 11–12)
En hård dags natt (track 4)
Je me bats pour gagner (A Hard Day’s Night) (track 4)
Wien wort auf di (tracks 5–6)
live cover recording of:
A Hard Day’s Night (1994-06-18) (track 4)
live partial instrumental recording of:
Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel) (1996-09-25) (track 9)
live partial recording of:
Scenes From an Italian Restaurant (1994-10-01) (track 1)
Piano Man (1994-10-03) (track 11)
The River of Dreams (1996-09-25) (track 9)
live recording of:
Piano Man (1993-12-29) (track 12)
Vienna (Billy Joel song from The Stranger album) (1993-12-29) (track 6)
We Didn’t Start the Fire (1993-12-29) (track 8)
Scenes From an Italian Restaurant (1993-12-31) (track 2)
Vienna (Billy Joel song from The Stranger album) (1994-10-01) (track 5)
recording of:
The River of Dreams (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 4)

Release

ASIN:DE: B00005NZH5 [info]