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Release information from badcompany.com:
Bad Company (2015 Remaster)
Straight Shooter (2015 Remaster)
Run with the Pack (2017 Remaster)
Burnin’ Sky (2017 Remaster)
Desolation Angels (2019 Remaster)
Rough Diamonds (2019 Remaster)

Annotation last modified on 2019-09-06 15:51 .

Tracklist

CD 1: Bad Company
# Title Rating Length
1 Can’t Get Enough
3.35 4:18
2 Rock Steady
4 3:48
3 Ready for Love
4 4:59
4 Don’t Let Me Down
3 4:22
5 Bad Company
3.15 4:48
6 The Way I Choose
4 5:06
7 Movin’ On
3.65 3:21
8 Seagull
4 4:06
CD 2: Straight Shooter
# Title Rating Length
1 Good Lovin’ Gone Bad
3:36
2 Feel Like Makin’ Love
4.3 5:14
3 Weep No More
4:03
4 Shooting Star
3.65 6:17
5 Deal With the Preacher
5:04
6 Wild Fire Woman
4:36
7 Anna
3:45
8 Call on Me
6:07
CD 3: Run With the Pack
# Title Rating Length
1 Live for the Music
2 4:00
2 Simple Man
3:38
3 Honey Child
3:17
4 Love Me Somebody
3:08
5 Run With the Pack
2.5 5:25
6 Silver, Blue & Gold
5:04
7 Young Blood
5 2:41
8 Do Right by Your Woman
2:53
9 Sweet Lil’ Sister
3:31
10 Fade Away
2:56
CD 4: Burnin’ Sky
# Title Rating Length
1 Burnin’ Sky
5:10
2 Morning Sun
4:07
3 Leaving You
3:24
4 Like Water
4:19
5 Knapsack (The Happy Wanderer)
1:20
6 Everything I Need
3:28
7 Heartbeat
2:37
8 Peace of Mind
3:25
9 Passing Time
2:31
10 Too Bad
3:53
11 Man Needs Woman
3:45
12 Master of Ceremony
7:13
CD 5: Desolation Angels
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock ’n’ Roll Fantasy
4.65 3:19
2 Crazy Circles
3:35
3 Gone, Gone, Gone
3:49
4 Evil Wind
4:21
5 Early in the Morning
5:47
6 Lonely for Your Love
3:29
7 Oh, Atlanta
4:09
8 Take the Time
4:13
9 Rhythm Machine
3:47
10 She Brings Me Love
4:41
CD 6: Rough Diamonds
# Title Rating Length
1 Electricland
3 5:28
2 Untie the Knot
4:11
3 Nuthin’ on the TV
3:48
4 Painted Face
3:28
5 Kickdown
3:40
6 Ballad of the Band
2:14
7 Cross Country Boy
3:02
8 Old Mexico
3:51
9 Downhill Ryder
4:13
10 Racetrack
4:48

Credits

CD 1: Bad Company

membranophone:
Simon Kirke (tracks 1–8)
guitar:
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1–2, 4–8)
Paul Rodgers (track 1)
guitar and keyboard:
Mick Ralphs (track 3)
bass:
Boz Burrell (tracks 1–8)
saxophone:
Mel Collins (track 4)
piano:
Paul Rodgers (tracks 4–5)
background vocals:
Sue & Sunny (track 4)
composer:
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2, 6)
engineer:
Ron Fawcus (tracks 1–8)
lead vocals:
Paul Rodgers (track 1)
lyricist:
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1, 3, 7)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2, 6)
mixer:
Ron Nevison (tracks 1–8)
performer:
Paul Rodgers (track 8)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–8)
recording engineer:
Ron Nevison (tracks 1–8)
vocals:
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2–8)
writer:
Simon Kirke (track 5)
Mick Ralphs (tracks 4, 8)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 4–5, 8)
publisher:
Badco Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 1, 3, 3–5, 5, 7, 7)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Headley Grange (Led Zeppelin studio) in Hampshire, England, United Kingdom (1973-11) (tracks 1–8)
cover recording of:
Ready for Love (track 3)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Can't Eat Enough (track 1)
later translated versions:
Feia am Doch (track 3)
recording of:
Bad Company (track 5)
Can’t Get Enough (track 1)
Don't Let Me Down (track 4)
Movin’ On (track 7)
Rock Steady (track 2)
Seagull (track 8)
The Way I Choose (track 6)

CD 2: Straight Shooter

strings:
Jimmy Horowitz (track 3)
composer:
Mick Ralphs (track 1)
Paul Rodgers (track 4)
Simon Kirke (track 3)
lyricist:
Mick Ralphs (track 1)
Paul Rodgers (track 4)
Simon Kirke (track 3)
mixer:
Ron Nevison (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–8)
recording engineer:
Ron Nevison (tracks 1–8)
writer:
Mick Ralphs (tracks 2, 5–6)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2, 5–6)
publisher:
Badco Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 4, 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 3)
Badco Music, Inc. (1974 –) (track 2)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Clearwell Castle in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom (1974-09) (tracks 1–8)
sampled by:
Rolled by Lemon Jelly (track 2)
later parody versions:
Shoestring Tie-Er (track 4)
later translated versions:
Überstar (track 4)
recording of:
Shooting Star (track 4)
Weep No More (track 3)
Wild Fire Woman (track 6)

CD 3: Run With the Pack

recorded in:
composer:
Mike Stoller (track 7)
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1–2, 9)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 4–6, 8, 10)
engineer:
Ron Nevison (tracks 1–10)
lyricist:
Jerry Leiber (track 7)
Doc Pomus (track 7)
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1–2, 9)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 4–6, 8, 10)
mixer:
Eddie Kramer (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–10)
writer:
Boz Burrell (track 3)
Simon Kirke (track 3)
Mick Ralphs (track 3)
Paul Rodgers (track 3)
publisher:
Badco Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 5)
Pomus Songs Inc. (track 7)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 7)
mixed at:
cover recording of:
Young Blood (track 7)
recording of:
Fade Away (track 10)
Honey Child (track 3)
Live for the Music (track 1)
Love Me Somebody (track 4)
Run With the Pack (track 5)
Simple Man (track 2)
Sweet Lil' Sister (track 9)

CD 4: Burnin’ Sky

composer:
Mick Ralphs (track 10)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 1, 7)
engineer:
Chris Kimsey (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Mick Ralphs (track 10)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 1, 7)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Boz Burrell (tracks 6, 12)
Simon Kirke (tracks 6, 8, 12)
Mick Ralphs (tracks 6, 11–12)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2–4, 6, 9, 12)
Machiko Shimizu (track 4)
publisher:
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
recorded at:
Le Chateau Studios (Château d'Hérouville, France) in Hérouville, Val-d'Oise, Île-de-France, France (1976-07 – 1976-08) (tracks 1–12)
recording of:
Burnin' Sky (track 1)
Everything I Need (track 6)
Heartbeat (track 7)
Leaving You (track 3)
Like Water (track 4)
Man Needs Woman (track 11)
Master of Ceremony (track 12)
Morning Sun (track 2)
Passing Time (track 9)
Peace of Mind (track 8)
Too Bad (track 10)

CD 5: Desolation Angels

composer:
Boz Burrell (track 3)
Paul Rodgers (track 1)
Mick Ralphs (track 7)
lyricist:
Boz Burrell (track 3)
Paul Rodgers (track 1)
Mick Ralphs (track 7)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Tony Patrick (tracks 1–10)
writer:
Boz Burrell (track 9)
Paul Rodgers (track 4)
publisher:
Badco Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
later parody versions:
recording of:
Evil Wind (track 4)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 3)
Oh, Atlanta (track 7)
Rhythm Machine (track 9)

CD 6: Rough Diamonds

drums (drum set):
Simon Kirke (tracks 1–10)
guitar:
Mick Ralphs (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8, 10)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 4, 7, 9)
bass:
Boz Burrell (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Paul Rodgers (tracks 1, 10)
engineer:
Max Norman (tracks 1–10)
lyricist:
Paul Rodgers (tracks 1, 10)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (tracks 1–10)
vocals:
Paul Rodgers (tracks 1–10)
writer:
Simon Kirke (track 2)
Paul Rodgers (tracks 2, 9)
publisher:
Badco Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 1, 10)
mixed at:
recorded at:
recording of:
Downhill Ryder (track 9)
Electric Land (track 1)
Racetrack (track 10)
Untie the Knot (track 2)

Release

manufactured in:Europe
producer:Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup)
photography:David Alexander
Jill Furmanovsky
Hipgnosis (UK art design group)
copyrighted by:Swan Song Inc. (1974 – 1977)
Swan Song Inc. (1979)
Swan Song Inc. (1982)
Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!) (2019)
manufactured for:Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!)
marketed by:Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!)
phonographic copyright by:Swan Song Inc. (1974 – 1977)
Swan Song Inc. (1979)
Swan Song Inc. (1982)
Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!) (2019)
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0005077189 [info]
ASIN:US: B07RJ9QRNW [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/13954864 [info]