The Best of British £1 ♫'s (limited edition)

~ Release by John Lydon (see all versions of this release, 2 available)

Tracklist

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CD 1
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Anarchy in the UK
engineer:
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer)
producer:
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer)
lead vocals:
Johnny Rotten (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recorded at:
Wessex Sound Studios in Highbury, Islington, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1976-11)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 120)
recording of:
Anarchy in the UK
lyricist:
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols), John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Glen Matlock
composer:
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols), Steve Jones (Sex Pistols member), John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Glen Matlock
publisher:
Arista Music, Inc., Careers Music, Inc., Rotten Music Ltd (publishing company of Johnny Rotten), Stephen Philip Jones, Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
Sex Pistols4.43:33
2Public Image
producer:
Pil
recording of:
Public Image
writer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Jim Walker (PIL member)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships), EMI/Virgin Music Publishing Ltd. and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.4.653:00
3(This Is Not a) Love Song
producer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recording of:
This Is Not a Love Song
writer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer), Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd., Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships), Virgin Music Publishing and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
version of:
Love Song
Public Image Ltd.3:33
4Open Up
producer:
Leftfield (British electronic project)
guest lead vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recording of:
Open Up
writer:
Neil Barnes, Paul Daley and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Hard (UK) Hands Publishing Ltd and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Leftfield Lydon23:51
5Rise
recording of:
Rise
writer:
Bill Laswell and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.4:30
6Don’t Ask Me
engineer:
Susan Rogers (US sound engineer)
producer:
Tony Berg (record producer, executive, and session guitarist)
mixer:
Mike Shipley
recording of:
Don’t Ask Me
writer:
Allan Dias, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and John McGeoch
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.3:43
7Seattle
producer:
Gary Langan and P.I.L.
remixer:
Eric Thorngren
recording of:
Seattle
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
publisher:
Bug Music (music publishing), Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships), EMI 10 Music and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.53:40
8Holidays in the Sun
recording of:
Holidays in the Sun
writer:
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols), Steve Jones (Sex Pistols member), John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Sid Vicious
publisher:
Arista Music, Inc., Careers Music, Inc., Rotten Music Ltd (publishing company of Johnny Rotten), Stephen Philip Jones, Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
Sex Pistols3:23
9Death Disco
recording of:
Death Disco
lyricist:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
composer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Jim Walker (PIL member)
publisher:
BMG Ariola Belgium, EMI/Virgin Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Songs (publisher) and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.4:17
10Flowers of Romance
engineer:
Nick Launay
producer:
Nick Launay and Public Image Ltd
recording of:
Flowers of Romance
writer:
Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.2:51
11World Destruction
recording of:
World Destruction
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer) and Bill Laswell
Time Zone3:54
12Warrior
recording of:
Warrior
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
publisher:
10 Music Ltd.
Public Image Ltd.4:03
13Disappointed
recording of:
Disappointed
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, Stephen Hague, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
Public Image Ltd.4:12
14Sun
recording of:
Sun
lyricist and composer:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
John Lydon4:15
15Bad Life
recording of:
Bad Life
writer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer), Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd., Copyright Control Shares (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) and Martin Atkins
version of:
Mad Max
Public Image Ltd.3:52
16Home
recording of:
Home
writer:
Bill Laswell and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.4:36
17The Body
producer:
Gary Langan and P.I.L.
recording of:
The Body
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
Public Image Ltd.3:11
18Cruel
assistant engineer:
Annette Cisneros
engineer:
Bryan Carlstrom
producer and mixer:
Dave Jerden
bass guitar and keyboard:
Allan Dias
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Curt Bisquera
guitar:
John McGeoch
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Gregg Arreguin (American session guitarist)
lead vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recording of:
Cruel
writer:
Allan Dias, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and John McGeoch
Public Image Ltd.45:19
19God Save the Queen
engineer:
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer)
producer:
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer)
recorded at:
Wessex Sound Studios in Highbury, Islington, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1977-03)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 21), Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 173) and The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time: 2021 edition (number: 365)
recording of:
God Save the Queen
writer:
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols), Steve Jones (Sex Pistols member), John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Glen Matlock
publisher:
Arista Music, Inc., Careers Music, Inc., Rotten Music Ltd (publishing company of Johnny Rotten), Stephen Philip Jones, Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
Sex Pistols4.353:20
20The Rabbit Song
recording of:
The Rabbit Song
writer:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
John Lydon2:14
CD 2
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Death Disco (12″ mix)
remix of:
Death Disco by Public Image Ltd.
recording of:
Death Disco
lyricist:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
composer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Jim Walker (PIL member)
publisher:
BMG Ariola Belgium, EMI/Virgin Music Publishing Ltd., Universal Songs (publisher) and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.6:45
2Poptones
producer:
Public Image Ltd
bass guitar:
Jah Wobble
drums (drum set) and guitar:
Keith Levene
vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recording of:
Poptones
lyricist:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
composer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.7:49
3Careering
producer:
Public Image Ltd
bass guitar and drum machine:
Jah Wobble
synthesizer:
Keith Levene
vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
recorded at:
The Town House in Shepherd's Bush, Hammersmith and Fulham, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Careering
lyricist:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
composer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.4:35
4Religion
recording of:
Religion 1
writer:
John Wardle, Keith Levene, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Jim Walker (PIL member)
Public Image Ltd.5:49
5Banging the Door
producer:
Public Image Ltd
recording of:
Banging the Door
writer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer), Keith Levene and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.4:48
6The Pardon
recording of:
The Pardon
writer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
Public Image Ltd.5:19
7Rise (12″ mix)
remix of:
Rise (7″ edit) by Public Image Ltd.
recording of:
Rise
writer:
Bill Laswell and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Public Image Ltd.6:09
8Disappointed (extended 12″ mix)
engineer:
Mike “Spike” Drake
producer:
Stephen Hague and P.I.L.
remixer:
Stephen Hague
remix of:
Disappointed (7″ version) by Public Image Ltd
recording of:
Disappointed
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, Stephen Hague, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
Public Image Ltd.6:47
9Warrior (extended 12″ mix)
remix of:
Warrior (edit) by Public Image Ltd
recording of:
Warrior
writer:
Allan Dias, Lu Edmonds, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols), John McGeoch and Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.)
publisher:
10 Music Ltd.
Public Image Ltd.6:47
10Acid Drops
assistant engineer:
Annette Cisneros
engineer:
Bryan Carlstrom
producer and mixer:
Dave Jerden
bass guitar and keyboard:
Allan Dias
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Curt Bisquera
guitar:
John McGeoch
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Gregg Arreguin (American session guitarist)
lead vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
samples:
God Save the Queen by Sex Pistols
recording of:
Acid Drops
writer:
Allan Dias, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and John McGeoch
Public Image Ltd.56:36
11Open Up (full vocal mix)
vocals:
John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
remix of:
Open Up (radio edit) by Leftfield Lydon
recording of:
Open Up
writer:
Neil Barnes, Paul Daley and John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols)
publisher:
Hard (UK) Hands Publishing Ltd and Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019)
Leftfield Lydon8:51
12God Save the Queen (dance mix)
remix of:
God Save the Queen by Sex Pistols
recording of:
God Save the Queen
writer:
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols), Steve Jones (Sex Pistols member), John Lydon (Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols) and Glen Matlock
publisher:
Arista Music, Inc., Careers Music, Inc., Rotten Music Ltd (publishing company of Johnny Rotten), Stephen Philip Jones, Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
Sex Pistols8:41