Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Get a Kick Out of You
Jamie Cullum 4:07
2 The Closest Thing to Crazy
Katie Melua 3.5 4:11
3 Take the Box
Amy Winehouse 3:19
4 The Look of Love
Diana Krall 4:39
5 Let's Get It On
Marvin Gaye 4 4:51
6 California Dreaming
Bobby Womack 3:15
7 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 4.65 2:49
8 Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
Stevie Wonder 2:39
9 Easy
Commodores 4 4:18
10 Summer Breeze
The Isley Brothers 6:12
11 A Love Supreme
Will Downing 3:49
12 Love Hangover
Diana Ross 5 3:44
13 I Can't Get Away
Bobby Garrett 3:08
14 California Soul
Marlena Shaw 2:57
15 Va Va Voom
Va Va Voom 5:38
16 The Girl From Ipanema
Astrud Gilberto 5:22
17 Ja Danse Donc Je Suis
Brigitte Bardot 1:54
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Ghetto
George Benson 4:57
2 I Am the Black Gold of the Sun
Nuyorican Soul 6:24
3 Everybody Loves the Sunshine
Roy Ayers 3:58
4 Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing
Incognito 4:07
5 There's Nothing Like This
Omar 3:55
6 Apparently Nothin'
Young Disciples 3:59
7 Mathar
The New Dave Pike Set 3:34
8 Until the Morning
Thievery Corporation feat. Emilíana Torrini 4 3:55
9 Terrapin
Bonobo 4:36
10 My One Temptation
Mica Paris 3:34
11 When I See Love
Lizz Fields 5:38
12 Brown Skin
India.Arie 4:55
13 Feeling Good
Nina Simone 3.5 2:52
14 Migration
Nitin Sawhney 8:53
15 So What!
Ronny Jordan 3:59
16 Papuera
Ed Motta 3:54
17 Cafe Style
Zodiac 4:02

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Wilton Felder (1973-03-22) (track 5)
drums:
Peter Erskine (track 4)
Sebastiaan de Krom (track 1)
Paul Humphrey (1973-03-22) (track 5)
guitar:
Romero Lubambo (track 4)
bass:
Geoff Gascoyne (track 1)
vibraphone:
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 5)
percussion:
Luis Conté (track 4)
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 5)
saxophone:
Plas Johnson (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Ernie Watts (1973-03-22) (track 5)
bongos and congas:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Bobbye Hall (1973-03-22) (track 5)
piano:
Diana Krall (track 4)
Marvin Jenkins (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Joe Sample (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 5)
horn and strings arranger:
Geoff Gascoyne (track 1)
guitars:
Don Peake (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Louie Shelton (1973-03-22) (track 5)
David T. Walker (1973-03-22) (track 5)
Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson (1973-03-22) (track 5)
arranger:
Mike Batt (track 2)
Richard Evans (US jazz/soul bassist, composer, arranger and producer) (track 14)
Jamie Cullum (pianist, jazz-pop artist) (track 1)
Claus Ogerman (track 4)
Charles Stepney (track 14)
background vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 5)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 4)
Mike Batt (track 2)
Al Green (track 7)
James Seals (track 10)
Dash Crofts (track 10)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 1)
conductor:
Claus Ogerman (track 4)
René Hall (1973-03-22) (track 5)
engineer:
William McMeekin (track 5)
Art Stewart (track 5)
lead vocals:
Katie Melua (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 5)
lyricist:
Mike Batt (track 2)
James Seals (track 10)
Dash Crofts (track 10)
Hal David (track 4)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Cole Porter (1934) (track 1)
mixer:
Cal Harris (track 5)
orchestra:
producer:
Mike Batt (track 2)
Richard Evans (US jazz/soul bassist, composer, arranger and producer) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 5)
Ed Townsend (track 5)
Charles Stepney (track 14)
vocals:
Diana Krall (track 4)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 5)
Marilyn McLeod (track 12)
Pam Sawyer (track 12)
Valerie Simpson (track 14)
Ed Townsend (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 1)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 7)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 5)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Lovely and Easy by ccc (track 9)
remixes:
Let’s Get It On (single edit) by Marvin Gaye (track 5)
sampled by:
Can't Forget by Omar LinX (track 14)
Stop by Blazin’ Squad (track 9)
part of:
cover recording of:
California Soul (track 14)
Summer Breeze (track 10)
The Look of Love (track 4)
is the basis for:
Stop (track 9)
Wanna Be Happy? (track 7)
later parody versions:
Easter (track 9)
later translated versions:
Easy (track 9)
Just nu, just här (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
Anything Goes (track 1)
recording of:
Easy (track 9)
Love Hangover (track 12)
Let’s Get It On (1973-03-22) (track 5)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1965-01-15) (track 13)
drums:
Vidal Davis (track 1)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1965-01-15) (track 13)
piano:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 13)
arranger:
Simon Green (UK future jazz producer) (track 9)
Hal Mooney (track 13)
composer:
Simon Green (UK future jazz producer) (track 9)
Omar Hammer (track 5)
Stevie Wonder (track 4)
Roy Ayers (track 3)
conductor:
Hal Mooney (1965-01-15) (track 13)
lyricist:
Omar Hammer (track 5)
Roy Ayers (track 3)
performer:
Emilíana Torrini (track 8)
producer:
Mark Batson (track 12)
Simon Green (UK future jazz producer) (track 9)
Hal Mooney (track 13)
vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1965-01-15) (track 13)
writer:
Mark Batson (track 12)
Leslie Bricusse (track 13)
Donny Hathaway (track 1)
Leroy Hutson (track 1)
India.Arie (track 12)
Anthony Newley (track 13)
Richard Rudolph (track 2)
Shannon Sanders (track 12)
Charles Stepney (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
publisher:
Arlovol Music (track 3)
BMG Monarch (track 3)
remixes:
sampled by:
"A Oração do Amor" by Iras (track 13)
Book of Life by Common Sense (track 3)
How I Feel by Wax Tailor (track 13)
My Life by Mary J. Blige (track 3)
New Day by Jay-Z & Kanye West (track 13)
cover recording of:
The Ghetto (track 1)
Feeling Good (1965-01-15) (track 13)
later translated versions:
Em sento bé (track 13)
part of:
recording of:
Brown Skin (track 12)
My One Temptation (track 10)
Terrapin (track 9)