Tracklist

CD 1: 1984-1989
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Careless Whisper Wham! 5:05
2 Do They Know It’s Christmas Band Aid 13:54
3 Turn to Gold David Austin feat. George Michael 3:42
4 The Last Kiss David Cassidy feat. George Michael 4:37
5 Nikita Elton John feat. George Michael 5:42
6 Wrap Her Up George Michael feat. Elton John 6:20
7 A Different Corner Wham! 4:03
8 I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) George Michael feat. Aretha Franklin 4 4:01
9 Learn to Say No George Michael feat. Jody Watley 3:37
10 Jive Talkin’ George Michael feat. Boogie Box High 4:41
11 Love’s in Need of Love Today George Michael 4:45
12 Heaven Help Me Deon Estus feat. George Michael 4:43
CD 2: 1990-1992
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Red Dress Andrew Ridgeley feat. George Michael 4:09
2 Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me George Michael feat. Elton John 5:51
3 I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever) George Michael 7:01
4 If You Where My Woman George Michael 4:05
5 Fantasy George Michael 5:01
6 Ain’t No Stopping Us Now George Michael 4:34
7 Tonight George Michael 5:56
8 Too Funky George Michael 5:28
9 Do You Really Want to Know George Michael 4:48
10 Happy George Michael 4:05
11 Crazyman Dance George Michael 5:52
12 Thank You George Michael 4:21
CD 3: 1993-1997
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Somebody to Love George Michael feat. Queen 5:16
2 Killer / Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone George Michael 11:20
3 These Are the Days of Our Lives George Michael feat. Lisa Stansfield & Queen 4:42
4 Calling You George Michael 5:13
5 I’m Your Man ’95 George Michael feat. Lisa Moorish 7:00
6 You Spin Me Round Infamy 3:49
7 You Know That I Want To George Michael 4:32
8 Safe George Michael 4:25
9 I Can’t Make You Love Me George Michael 5:21
10 Desafinado George Michael feat. Astrud Gilberto 3:20
11 Waltz Away Dreaming George Michael feat. Bruce Springsteen & Toby Bourke 4:41
12 Everything She Wants (unplugged) George Michael 4:56
13 Chameleon (Shed Your Skin) Trigger feat. George Michael 5:45
CD 4: 1998-2008
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Outside George Michael 4:45
2 As George Michael feat. Mary J. Blige 4:44
3 A Moment With You George Michael 5:41
4 If I Told You That George Michael feat. Whitney Houston 4:33
5 The Long and Winding Road George Michael 4:18
6 The Grave George Michael 3:32
7 Edith & Kingpin George Michael 3:40
8 For the Love of You George Michael 3:21
9 Blame It on the Sun George Michael feat. Ray Charles 4:45
10 How Do You Keep the Music Playing? Tony Bennett & George Michael 5:23
11 An Easier Affair George Michael 4:39
12 Heal the Pain George Michael feat. Paul McCartney 4:44
13 This Is Not Real Love George Michael feat. Mutya 4:57
14 Understand George Michael 5:56
15 Feeling Good George Michael 2:51

Credits

CD 1: 1984-1989

drums (drum set):
Narada Michael Walden (1986) (track 8)
bass guitar:
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (1986) (track 8)
strings arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 8)
synthesizer:
Walter Afanasieff (1986) (track 8)
synthesizer programming:
Walter Afanasieff (track 8)
electric guitar:
Corrado Rustici (1986) (track 8)
percussion and tambourine:
Greg “Gigi” Gonaway (1986) (track 8)
percussion programming:
Preston Glass (track 8)
additional assistant engineer:
Stuart Hirotsu (track 8)
Mike Iacopelli (engineer) (track 8)
Gordon Lyon (track 8)
Lennete Viegas (track 8)
Jim Watts (engineer) (track 8)
additional engineer:
Dana Jon Chappelle (track 8)
Maureen Droney (track 8)
additional vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1986) (track 8)
arranger:
background vocals:
Kitty Beethoven (1986) (track 8)
Jim Gilstrap (1986) (track 8)
Jennifer Hall (1986) (track 8)
Myrna Matthews (1986) (track 8)
Claytoven Richardson (1986) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1986) (track 8)
George Michael (1986) (track 8)
mixer:
David Frazer (engineer) (track 8)
producer:
George Michael (track 8)
recording engineer:
David Frazer (engineer) (track 8)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1986) (track 8)
writer:
Simon Climie (track 8)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1986) (track 8)
recording of:

CD 3: 1993-1997

composer:
lyricist:
Newton Mendonça (track 10)
writer:
Toby Bourke (track 11)
John Deacon (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 3)
Freddie Mercury (track 3)
George Michael (track 11)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 3)
publisher:
Bendig Music Corp. (track 10)
Fermata Do Brasil (track 10)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 3)
is the basis for:
Desafinado (English version sung by Ella Fitzgerald) (track 10)
Desafinado (English lyrics) (track 10)
later translated versions:
Faits pour s’aimer (Desafinado) (track 10)
Los dulces días de ayer ("These Are the Days of Our Lives") (track 3)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 3)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Desafinado (track 10)
Waltz Away Dreaming (track 11)

CD 4: 1998-2008

composer:
George Michael (track 12)
Stevie Wonder (track 2)
guest performer:
George Michael (track 10)
lyricist:
George Michael (track 12)
Stevie Wonder (track 2)
publisher:
Black Bull Music (track 2)
大洋音楽 (track 2)
recording of:
As (track 2)
Heal the Pain (track 12)