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LC 12723

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Summer Breeze (Part 1)
The Isley Brothers 3:09
2 Club Tropicana
Wham! 5 4:32
3 Leave Right Now
Will Young 3.5 3:34
4 Kissing a Fool
George Michael 4:36
5 Dancin’ in the Moonlight
Toploader 5 3:48
6 Slip Into Something
Kinobe feat. Ben & Jason 3:44
7 Dance (with U)
Lemar 2 3:09
8 Torn
Natalie Imbruglia 3:03
9 Moving on Up
M People 3:35
10 You Gotta Be
Des’ree 4:07
11 One Day in Your Life
Anastacia 3 3:29
12 If You Don’t Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:27
13 Messin’ With Fire
Clare Teal 3:19
14 When Will I See You Again
The Three Degrees 2:38
15 I Thought It Was You
Herbie Hancock 3:40
16 When I Fall in Love
Rick Astley 3:05
17 That Ole Devil Called Love
Alison Moyet 3:06
18 Smile
Tony Bennett 3:34
19 To Love Somebody
Nina Simone 4 2:39
20 A Little Less Conversation
Elvis vs JXL 2.5 3:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Summertime
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince 5 3:58
2 Fallin’
Alicia Keys 3:16
3 Hey Ya!
OutKast 3:46
4 Give Me the Reason
Luther Vandross 3:47
5 Ordinary People
John Legend 4:41
6 Shake You Down
Gregory Abbott 3.5 4:06
7 Let’s Groove
Earth, Wind & Fire 4:04
8 The Look of Love
Kenny G 5:29
9 Man Like Me
Robert Downey, Jr. 2:57
10 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 5 4:47
11 Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Andy Williams 4 3:13
12 ’round Midnight
Miles Davis 5:57
13 Family Affair
Sly & The Family Stone 3:05
14 Moonlight Music and You
Laura Greene 2:30
15 Can’t Help Falling in Love
Elvis Presley 4 3:04
16 Baby Don’t Change Your Mind
Gladys Knight & The Pips 3:11
17 Love Train
The O’Jays 4 2:59
18 Harvest for the World
The Isley Brothers 3:54
19 Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time)
The Delfonics 5 3:22
20 Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)
The Jacksons 3:46
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Lovely Day
Bill Withers 5 4:12
2 At the River
Groove Armada 3:03
3 Music to Watch Girls By
Andy Williams 2:35
4 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:00
5 Lujon
Henry Mancini & His Orchestra 2:40
6 Ain’t Got No, I Got Life
Nina Simone 2:53
7 Hold Me Tighter in the Rain
Billy Griffin 3:40
8 Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of...)
Lou Bega 5 3:15
9 Jump (For My Love)
The Pointer Sisters 3:58
10 Fantastic Day
Haircut 100 3:14
11 I’m in the Mood for Dancing
The Nolans 3:19
12 Softly Whispering I Love You
Paul Young 3:44
13 Life
Des’ree 3:11
14 Holding On
Beverley Craven 3:55
15 Almost Here
Brian McFadden feat. Delta Goodrem 3:17
16 Wake Up Boo!
The Boo Radleys 3:07
17 Sign Your Name
Terence Trent D’Arby 3.5 4:37
18 After Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 3 4:29
19 Love Really Hurts Without You
Billy Ocean 3:00
20 Albatross
Fleetwood Mac 4.25 3:05

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Steve Barney (Drummer) (track 3)
Don Alias (1967) (track 19)
guitar:
Matt Aitken (track 16)
keyboard:
Matt Aitken (track 16)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 16)
Greg Wells (track 3)
Anne Dudley (track 3)
keyboard [Fairlight] programming:
Ian Curnow (track 16)
piano:
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1967) (track 19)
guitar family:
John Themis (track 3)
Eg White (track 3)
arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 12)
Jimmy Wisner (track 19)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 20)
background vocals:
Tracy Ackerman (track 3)
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 12)
composer:
Charlie Chaplin (filmmaker) (track 18)
Jeffrey Cohen (70s/80s US funk/soul producer/songwriter) (track 15)
Scott Cutler (track 8)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 15)
Sherman Kelly (track 5)
Anne Preven (track 8)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 2)
Allan Roberts (track 17)
Phil Thornalley (track 8)
Melvin Ragin (track 15)
Victor Young (track 16)
George Michael (tracks 2, 4)
Eg White (track 3)
conductor:
Jimmy Wisner (track 19)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 20)
Alan Douglas (Scottish born engineer) (track 5)
Mark McGuire (UK producer/engineer) (track 16)
Tony Taverner (track 2)
Heff Moraes (track 3)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 12)
Elvis Presley (track 20)
Nina Simone (US singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger and civil rights activist) (1967) (track 19)
lyricist:
Sherman Kelly (track 5)
Anne Preven (track 8)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 2)
Doris Fisher (track 17)
Edward Heyman (track 16)
George Michael (tracks 2, 4)
Geoffrey Parsons (lyricist) (track 18)
John Turner (lyricist) (track 18)
Eg White (track 3)
miscellaneous support:
Isobel Griffiths (track 3)
mixer:
Mark McGuire (UK producer/engineer) (track 16)
Greg Fidelman (track 5)
Heff Moraes (track 3)
Dave Shiftman (track 5)
orchestrator:
Anne Dudley (track 3)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 16)
Steve Brown (engineer/music producer) (track 2)
Danny Davis (country, band leader, producer) (track 19)
George Drakoulias (track 5)
Kenneth Gamble (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 12)
Stephen Lipson (track 3)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 16)
Pete Waterman (track 16)
George Michael (track 2)
programming:
Stephen Lipson (track 3)
recording engineer:
Ray Hall (engineer) (track 19)
Mike Moran (American engineer, associated with RCA) (track 19)
remixer:
Junkie XL (track 20)
vocals:
Sheila Ferguson (track 14)
Valerie Holiday (track 14)
Alison Moyet (track 17)
Fayette Pinkney (track 14)
writer:
Anastacia (USA pop singer from Chicago, IL, best known for "I'm Outta Love") (track 11)
Louis Biancaniello (track 11)
Mac Davis (American country music singer, songwriter and actor) (track 20)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 12, 14)
Barry Gibb (track 19)
Robin Gibb (track 19)
Paul Heard (track 9)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 12, 14)
Mike Pickering (of M People and Quando Quango) (track 9)
Nigel Stonier (track 13)
Billy Strange (track 20)
Clare Teal (track 13)
Sam Watters (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1969) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 12)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1973) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1985) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (2000) (track 5)
produced for:
Stroud Productions & Enterprises Inc. (Nina Simone's husband) (track 19)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 19)
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 8–9)
Bourne Co. (track 18)
Bourne Music Ltd. (track 18)
Chappell & Co. (track 16)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 8–9)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 5)
Elvis Presley Music (track 20)
Gibb Brothers Music (track 19)
Intersong U.S.A. (track 16)
MCA Records Ltd. (do not use as an imprint; UK subsidiary of MCA Records) (track 17)
Universal Music Ltd. (UK sound recording / publishing company) (track 17)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (tracks 3, 3)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 17)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 12, 14)
Warner/Chappell (track 14)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 16)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 14)
mixed at:
Ocean Wave Studios (track 5)
recorded at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 5)
RCA Studio B (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 19)
edit of:
When Will I See You Again (Ferguson, Holiday, Pinkney) by The Three Degrees (track 14)
cover recording of:
Smile (track 18)
Torn (track 8)
When I Fall in Love (track 16)
To Love Somebody (1967) (track 19)
is based on:
Smile (Modern Times; original instrumental version) (track 18)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
A Little Less Conversation (English / Spanish version) (track 20)
Hymy (track 18)
Sonríe (track 18)
Sorridi (track 18)
When Will I See You Again (Japanese version) (track 14)
幾時再見 (track 14)
part of:
Chaplin (track 18)
recording of:
Club Tropicana (track 2)
Dance (With U) (track 7)
Kissing a Fool (track 4)
Leave Right Now (track 3)
Messin' With Fire (track 13)
Moving On Up (M People song) (track 9)
A Little Less Conversation (1968-06-23) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

membranophone:
David Beal (track 6)
Ricky Lawson (track 8)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 6)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 8)
Rhodes piano:
Greg Phillinganes (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
Kenny G (adult contemporary/smooth jazz saxophonist) (track 8)
additional performer:
The Jordanaires (track 15)
additional recording engineer:
Dave Reitzas (track 8)
arranger:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Walter Afanasieff (track 8)
Kenny G (adult contemporary/smooth jazz saxophonist) (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Mike Butler (track 8)
Peter Doell (track 8)
Andy Haller (track 8)
Aaron Lepley (track 8)
Dan Milazzo (track 15)
Christian Robles (track 8)
Christine Sirois (track 8)
background vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Robert Deadmon (track 6)
Aida Foreman (track 6)
composer:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Burt Bacharach (track 8)
Ronald Bell (track 1)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 1)
Kenneth Gamble (track 17)
DJ Jazzy Jeff (Jeffrey Townes) (track 1)
Alicia Keys (track 2)
Lamar Hula Mahone (track 1)
Van McCoy (track 16)
Thelonious Monk (track 12)
Craig Simpkins (track 1)
Claydes Smith (track 1)
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) (track 1)
Alton Taylor (track 1)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool & The Gang) (track 1)
Ricky West (track 1)
Cootie Williams (track 12)
André Benjamin (track 3)
Sylvester Stewart (track 13)
conductor:
William Ross (track 8)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 15)
instruments:
Nathan East (track 8)
Randy Waldman (track 8)
lead vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Elvis Presley (track 15)
lyricist:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Alicia Keys (track 2)
Van McCoy (track 16)
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) (track 1)
André Benjamin (track 3)
Hal David (track 8)
Bernie Hanighen (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 17)
Sylvester Stewart (track 13)
mastering:
George Marino (track 15)
mixer:
Ray Bardani (track 15)
David Bendeth (track 15)
Humberto Gatica (track 8)
producer:
Gregory Abbott (track 6)
Walter Afanasieff (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 10, 17)
Hula & K. Fingers (track 1)
Kenny G (adult contemporary/smooth jazz saxophonist) (track 8)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 10, 17)
recording engineer:
Humberto Gatica (track 8)
vocals:
Andy Williams (US pop/jazz vocalist) (track 11)
writer:
Nat Adderley (track 4)
Luigi Creatore (track 15)
Bob Crewe (track 11)
Kenneth Gamble (track 10)
Bob Gaudio (track 11)
Cary Gilbert (track 10)
Ernie Isley (track 18)
Marvin Isley (track 18)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 18)
Ronald Isley (track 18)
Rudolph Isley (track 18)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (track 20)
Randy Jackson (brother of Michael and Janet) (track 20)
Chris Jasper (track 18)
Hugo Peretti (track 15)
Luther Vandross (track 4)
Wayne Vaughn (track 7)
George David Weiss (track 15)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 10)
Thom Bell (1969) (track 19)
William Hart (of The Delfonics) (1969) (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1967) (track 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) (1972) (track 17)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 6)
Zomba Recording Corporation (not strictly a label - avoid adding releases here) (1991) (track 1)
publisher:
Bovina Music Inc. (track 18)
EMI Longitude Music (track 11)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 11)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 7, 18)
Grabbitt Music (track 6)
INTERSONG International Musikverlag G.m.b.H. (German publisher) (track 15)
Mijac Music (tracks 17, 20)
Ranjack Music (track 20)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 12)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 10, 12, 20)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 12)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 17)
Seasons Four Music (1967) (track 11)
mixed at:
The Record Plant ((aka "Record Plant") Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 8)
recorded at:
Sony Pictures Studios (film and television studio complex, formerly Columbia Studios) in Culver City, California, United States (track 8)
The Enterprise (aka Enterprise Studios) in Burbank, California, United States (track 8)
The Village (alternate branding of The Village Recorder in West LA since 1990s) in Los Angeles, California, United States (track 8)
has remixes:
Love Train (Tom Moulton Mix) by The O’Jays (track 17)
sampled by:
Our Love by JCRG (track 18)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track 12)
cover recording of:
instrumental cover recording of:
The Look of Love (track 8)
later parody versions:
Suck And Fuck Train (track 17)
Wise Men Still (track 15)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 12)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 12)
Comment ne pas être amoureux de vous ? (French translation transl) (track 15)
Gente Ordinaria (track 5)
Just nu, just här (track 8)
Todo irá bien (Spanish translation) (track 15)
君の瞳に恋してる (Aya Maki translation) (track 11)
君の瞳に恋してる (Ren Takayanagi translation) (track 11)
好きにならずにいられない (“Can’t Help Falling in Love” Japanese version) (track 15)
懷往年 (track 15)
later versions:
recording of:
Fallin’ (track 2)
Family Affair (track 13)
Give Me the Reason (track 4)
Hey Ya! (track 3)
Let's Groove (track 7)
Love Train (track 17)
Ordinary People (track 5)
Shake You Down (track 6)
Summertime (DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince song) (track 1)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1956) (track 12)
Can’t Help Falling in Love (1961-03-23) (track 15)
Me and Mrs. Jones (1972) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

bass guitar:
Jerry Knight (track 1)
strings arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
membranophone and shakers:
Russ Kunkel (track 1)
guitar:
Ray Parker Jr. (track 1)
Bill Withers (track 1)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (track 1)
keyboard:
Clarence McDonald (track 1)
piano accordion:
Beverley Craven (track 14)
arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
Clarence McDonald (track 1)
background vocals:
Beverley Craven (track 14)
composer:
Chris Cameron (track 17)
Martin Carr (track 16)
Beverley Craven (track 14)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
Peter Green (former member of Fleetwood Mac) (track 20)
Nick Heyward (track 10)
Galt MacDermot (Canadian composer, pianist and writer of musical theatre) (track 6)
conductor:
Charles Veal Jr. (track 1)
engineer:
Barry Hammond (track 14)
guest bass guitar:
Pat Donaldson (track 14)
guest membranophone:
Dave Mattacks (track 14)
guest guitar:
Simon Nicol (track 14)
guest percussion:
Dave Mattacks (track 14)
guest keyboard:
Bias Boshell (track 14)
guest alto saxophone:
Frank Mead (track 14)
guest background vocals:
Tubs Andrew (track 14)
Sheila Parker (track 14)
Sheryl Parker (vocalist) (track 14)
Suzanne Rhatigan (track 14)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 14)
lead vocals:
Beverley Craven (track 14)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
lyricist:
Martin Carr (track 16)
Beverley Craven (track 14)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
Nick Heyward (track 10)
James Rado (track 6)
Gerome Ragni (track 6)
mixer:
Frank Filipetti (track 14)
Phil Legg (track 17)
producer:
Nick de Caro (track 3)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (track 4)
Warne Livesey (track 12)
Bob Sargeant (track 10)
Martyn Ware (track 17)
Bill Withers (track 1)
Clarence McDonald (track 1)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 14)
recording engineer:
Phil Legg (track 17)
vocals:
Bill Withers (track 1)
Billy Ocean (track 19)
writer:
John Barnes (US soul songwriter, keyboardist, synthesizer & pianist aka LA Jay) (track 7)
Odell Brown (track 4)
Bill Champlin (track 18)
Andrew Derek Cocup (track 2)
Roger Cook (track 12)
Tom Findlay (track 2)
Ben Findon (tracks 11, 19)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 18)
Marvin Gaye (track 4)
Jay Graydon (track 18)
Roger Greenaway (track 12)
Billy Griffin (track 7)
Donald Griffin (track 7)
Stephen Mitchell (track 9)
Mike Myers (Producer) (track 11)
Irwin Pincus (also known as "Allan Jeffrey") (track 2)
Bob Puzey (track 11)
Sid Ramin (tracks 3, 3)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 4)
Claire Rothrock (track 2)
Skip Scarborough (track 1)
Marti Sharron (track 9)
Gary Skardina (track 9)
Tony Velona (tracks 3, 3)
Bill Withers (track 1)
Milton Yakus (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1976) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 4)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 11, 19)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 4, 18)
EMI U Catalog (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
Fozbeats Music (track 18)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 18)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 18)
Sidray Enterprises Ltd. (tracks 3, 3)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 4)
Minute Man by Harlem World (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Music to Watch Girls By (1967-02-21) (track 3)
is based on:
Old Cape Cod (track 2)
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 4)
Sexual Rapping (track 4)
later translated versions:
Tytöt (tracks 3, 3)
later versions:
Vädret (tracks 3, 3)
recording of:
At the River (track 2)
Fantastic Day (track 10)
Holding On (track 14)
Jump (for My Love) (track 9)
Sexual Healing (track 4)
Sign Your Name (track 17)
Wake Up Boo! (track 16)
Albatross (1968-10-06) (track 20)
Lovely Day (1977) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hits Medley (Girls Aloud) (track 9)