Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Me and Bobby McGee
4.35 4:32
2 Cry Baby
3:59
3 Kozmic Blues
4:22
4 Move Over
3 3:42
5 Piece of My Heart
4:17
6 Try (Just a Little Bit Harder)
3 3:58
7 Mercedes Benz
3 1:48
8 Get It While You Can
3:27
9 Down on Me
3:08
10 Ball and Chain
5:11
11 Summertime
4 4:01
12 Mary Jane
2:12

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Janis Joplin (track 1)
drumset:
Clark Pierson (tracks 1, 4, 7)
bass guitar:
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
organ:
Ken Pearson (tracks 1, 4, 7)
guitar:
John Till (tracks 1, 4, 7)
piano:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
background vocals:
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Ken Pearson (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Clark Pierson (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Phil Badella (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
John Cooke (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Vince Mitchell (tracks 1, 4, 7)
John Till (tracks 1, 4, 7)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 11)
Janis Joplin (track 4)
Gabriel Mekler (track 3)
engineer:
Phil Macy (50s-70s engineer) (tracks 1, 4, 7)
guest tambourine:
Sandra Crouch (tracks 1, 4, 7)
guest bongos and congas:
Bobbye Hall (tracks 1, 4, 7)
lead vocals:
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 4, 7)
lyricist:
Janis Joplin (tracks 3–4)
Ira Gershwin (track 11)
DuBose Heyward (track 11)
performer:
Full Tilt Boogie (tracks 1, 4, 7)
producer:
Gabriel Mekler (track 6)
Paul A. Rothchild (tracks 1, 4, 7)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (tracks 2, 5)
Fred Foster (track 1)
Janis Joplin (track 7)
Kris Kristofferson (track 1)
Michael McClure (track 7)
Bob Neuwirth (track 7)
Jerry Ragovoy (tracks 2, 5–6, 6, 8)
Mort Shuman (track 8)
Chip Taylor (tracks 6, 6)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 11)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
Warner/Chappell (track 11)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (1935) (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 148) (track 1)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Cry Baby (track 2)
Piece of My Heart (track 5)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 11)
Try (Just a Little Bit Harder) (1969-06-24) (track 6)
Me and Bobby McGee (1970-09-25) (track 1)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 11)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 11)
The Bones of You (track 11)
later parody versions:
Honda Accord (Mercedes Benz parody) (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Mercedes Benz (track 7)
Tschibuti (track 11)
later translated versions:
Mercedes Benz (German version by Hubert von Goisern) (track 7)
Mercedes Benz (german version) (track 7)
Sommartid (track 11)
Summa is (track 11)
later versions:
Bobby McGee (track 1)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (track 1)
recording of:
Kozmic Blues (track 3)
Move Over (1970-09-25) (track 4)
Mercedes Benz (1970-10-01) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00005NQQY [info]