Tracklist

Digital Media 1: Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.
# Title Rating Length
1 Blinded by the Light 3.5 5:04
2 Growin’ Up 3.5 3:05
3 Mary Queen of Arkansas 3 5:21
4 Does This Bus Stop at 82nd Street? 3 2:05
5 Lost in the Flood 2.5 5:17
6 The Angel 3.5 3:25
7 For You 2.75 4:39
8 Spirit in the Night 2 5:00
9 It’s Hard to Be a Saint in the City 2.5 3:14
Digital Media 2: The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle
# Title Rating Length
1 The E Street Shuffle 3 4:29
2 4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy) 3.75 5:37
3 Kitty’s Back 3 7:09
4 Wild Billy’s Circus Story 3 4:47
5 Incident on 57th Street 4.5 7:44
6 Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) 3 7:04
7 New York City Serenade 3 9:56
Digital Media 3: Born to Run
# Title Rating Length
1 Thunder Road 3.6 4:49
2 Tenth Avenue Freeze‐Out 4.35 3:11
3 Night 3 3:01
4 Backstreets 3.25 6:32
5 Born to Run 4.4 4:30
6 She’s the One 3.65 4:30
7 Meeting Across the River 2.65 3:19
8 Jungleland 2.75 9:33
Digital Media 4: Darkness on the Edge of Town
# Title Rating Length
1 Badlands 3.5 4:03
2 Adam Raised a Cain 3 4:34
3 Something in the Night 3 5:13
4 Candy’s Room 3 2:48
5 Racing in the Street 3 6:56
6 The Promised Land 2 4:29
7 Factory 3 2:20
8 Streets of Fire 3 4:05
9 Prove It All Night 4 4:00
10 Darkness on the Edge of Town 2.5 4:30
Digital Media 5: The River
# Title Rating Length
1 The Ties That Bind 3 3:34
2 Sherry Darling 4 4:03
3 Jackson Cage 3 3:04
4 Two Hearts 3 2:46
5 Independence Day 3 4:51
6 Hungry Heart 3.75 3:19
7 Out in the Street 3 4:18
8 Crush on You 3 3:11
9 You Can Look (but You Better Not Touch) 3 2:38
10 I Wanna Marry You 3 3:31
11 The River 3.8 4:59
Digital Media 6: The River
# Title Rating Length
1 Point Blank 3 6:06
2 Cadillac Ranch 3.5 3:03
3 I’m a Rocker 3 3:37
4 Fade Away 3 4:46
5 Stolen Car 3 3:54
6 Ramrod 3 4:06
7 The Price You Pay 3 5:30
8 Drive All Night 3 8:33
9 Wreck on the Highway 3 3:52
Digital Media 7: Nebraska
# Title Rating Length
1 Nebraska 2.65 4:32
2 Atlantic City 3 4:00
3 Mansion on the Hill 3 4:09
4 Johnny 99 4 3:43
5 Highway Patrolman 3 5:41
6 State Trooper 3 3:17
7 Used Cars 3 3:11
8 Open All Night 4 2:58
9 My Father’s House 3 5:08
10 Reason to Believe 3 4:09
Digital Media 8: Born in the U.S.A.
# Title Rating Length
1 Born in the U.S.A. 3.5 4:40
2 Cover Me 3.35 3:29
3 Darlington County 3 4:50
4 Working on the Highway 2.35 3:15
5 Downbound Train 3.35 3:37
6 I’m on Fire 4 2:39
7 No Surrender 2.65 4:02
8 Bobby Jean 2.75 3:48
9 I’m Goin’ Down 3.5 3:32
10 Glory Days 4.2 4:18
11 Dancing in the Dark 4.45 4:05
12 My Hometown 3.35 4:38

Credits

Digital Media 1: Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J.

bass:
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 1)
bass and piano:
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 8)
double bass:
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 6)
piano:
Harold Wheeler (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1, 8)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–5, 5–7, 7–8, 8, 8–9, 9)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1971) (track 7)
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (tracks 2–6, 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-08 – 1972-09) (tracks 1, 8, 8)
engineer:
Louis Lehav (tracks 1–9)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1971) (track 7)
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (tracks 2–6, 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1972-08 – 1972-09) (tracks 1, 8, 8)
remixer:
Jack Ashkinazy (tracks 1–9)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1–9)
publisher:
Laurel Canyon Music Ltd. (Mike Appel's publishing company) (tracks 1, 8, 8)
Zomba Music (track 1)
recorded at:
914 Sound Studios in Orangetown, New York, United States (1972-06 – 1972-10) (tracks 1–9)
live recording of:
recording of:
Blinded by the Light (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 1)
Does This Bus Stop at 82nd Street? (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 4)
For You (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 7)
Growin’ Up (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 2)
It’s Hard to Be a Saint in the City (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 9)
Lost in the Flood (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 5)
Mary Queen of Arkansas (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 3)
Spirit in the Night (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 8)
The Angel (1972-06 – 1972-10) (track 6)

Digital Media 2: The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle

drums (drum set):
Vincent Lopez (former E Street Band drummer) (tracks 2–7)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–7)
cornet and drums (drum set):
Vincent Lopez (former E Street Band drummer) (track 1)
strings arranger:
David Sancious (track 7)
soprano saxophone:
David Sancious (track 1)
electronic organ:
Danny Federici (track 3)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–7)
piano [2nd piano]:
Danny Federici (track 5)
guitar family:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–7)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1, 1–2, 2–3, 3–4, 4–6, 6–7)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (track 6)
Bruce Springsteen (1972 – 1973) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1973) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1973-06 – 1973-07) (track 7)
engineer:
לואי להב (tracks 1–7)
guest baritone saxophone:
lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–7)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1972) (track 6)
Bruce Springsteen (1972 – 1973) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1973) (tracks 1–3, 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1973-06 – 1973-07) (track 7)
solo electronic organ:
David Sancious (track 3)
publisher:
is based on:
New York Song (track 7)
Vibes Man (track 7)
later versions:
recording of:
Kitty’s Back (track 3)
version of:
Circus Song (track 4)

Digital Media 3: Born to Run

violin:
Tzruya "Suki" Lahav (Israeli violinist, vocalist, actress, lyricist, screenwriter, and novelist) (track 8)
drums (drum set):
Ernest Carter (track 5)
Max Weinberg (tracks 1–4, 6, 8)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–6, 8)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 7)
strings arranger:
Charles Calello (track 8)
glockenspiel and Rhodes piano:
Roy Bittan (track 1)
glockenspiel and harpsichord:
Roy Bittan (track 3)
organ:
Roy Bittan (tracks 4, 6)
Danny Federici (track 5)
guitar:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 2–6, 8)
guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (track 1)
bass:
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (track 7)
keyboard:
David Sancious (track 5)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1, 3, 5–6)
piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 2–4, 6–8)
harpsichord:
Roy Bittan (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
David Sanborn (track 2)
horn arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (track 2)
Steven Van Zandt (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 2)
Clarence Clemons (tracks 2, 8)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (track 2)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 2)
additional conductor:
Charles Calello (track 8)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–8)
background vocals:
Mike Appel (track 1)
Roy Bittan (track 1)
Steven Van Zandt (track 1)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (track 1)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (tracks 5–6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Bruce Springsteen (1975) (track 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-04 – 1975-05) (track 7)
engineer:
Louis Lahav (track 5)
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (tracks 5–6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Bruce Springsteen (1975) (track 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-04 – 1975-05) (track 7)
mixer:
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Mike Appel (tracks 1–8)
Jon Landau (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–8)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 2–8)
mixed at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 21) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 86) (track 1)
is based on:
later parody versions:
Born Above (track 5)
recording of:
Backstreets (track 4)
Born to Run (track 5)
Jungleland (track 8)
Night (track 3)
She’s the One (track 6)
Thunder Road (track 1)
version of:
Wings for Wheels (track 1)

Digital Media 4: Darkness on the Edge of Town

drums (drum set):
Max Weinberg (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
organ:
Danny Federici (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
percussion and saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (1977 – 1978) (tracks 2–10)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (1977 – 1978) (track 1)
piano:
Roy Bittan (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
assistant engineer:
Thom Panunzio (tracks 1–10)
assistant producer:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1976 – 1977) (track 3)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 10)
lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1976 – 1977) (track 3)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 6, 8–9)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7, 10)
mixer:
Chuck Plotkin (tracks 1–10)
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Jon Landau (tracks 1–10)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–10)
recording engineer:
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–10)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (track 8)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1977 – 1978) (tracks 1–10)
later translated versions:
Arbeit (track 7)
Europa (track 5)
Steinland (track 1)
recording of:
Adam Raised a Cain (1977 – 1978) (track 2)
Badlands (1977 – 1978) (track 1)
Candy’s Room (1977 – 1978) (track 4)
Darkness on the Edge of Town (1977 – 1978) (track 10)
Factory (1977 – 1978) (track 7)
Prove It All Night (1977 – 1978) (track 9)
Racing in the Street (1977 – 1978) (track 5)
Something in the Night (1977 – 1978) (track 3)
Streets of Fire (1977 – 1978) (track 8)
The Promised Land (1977 – 1978) (track 6)
version of:

Digital Media 5: The River

acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–11)
drums (drum set):
Max Weinberg (tracks 1–11)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 6, 11)
organ:
Danny Federici (tracks 1–11)
guitar:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 6, 11)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 6, 11)
bass:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–5, 7–10)
percussion and saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–11)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 6, 11)
piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 1–11)
12 string guitar, electric guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–11)
assistant engineer:
Dana Bisbee (tracks 1–11)
James A. Farber (sound engineer) (tracks 1–11)
Jeff Hendrickson (tracks 1–11)
Garry Rindfuss (tracks 1–11)
Raymond Willard (tracks 1–11)
background vocals:
Roy Bittan (tracks 1–11)
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–11)
Flo & Eddie (track 6)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–11)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 2, 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1979) (tracks 3–4, 8–9)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (tracks 1, 6–7, 10–11)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 2, 5)
Bruce Springsteen (1979) (tracks 3–4, 8–9)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (tracks 1, 6–7, 10–11)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 6)
Chuck Plotkin (tracks 1–11)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (tracks 1–11)
phonographic copyright by:
Bruce Springsteen (1980) (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Jon Landau (tracks 1–11)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–11)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–11)
recording engineer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 1)
Neil Dorfsman (tracks 1–11)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
later translated versions:
Feiertog (track 5)
recording of:
Crush on You (track 8)
Hungry Heart (track 6)
I Wanna Marry You (track 10)
Independence Day (track 5)
Jackson Cage (track 3)
Out in the Street (track 7)
Sherry Darling (track 2)
The River (track 11)
The Ties That Bind (track 1)
Two Hearts (track 4)
version of:
Oh Angelyne (track 11)

Digital Media 6: The River

acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–9)
drums (drum set):
Max Weinberg (tracks 1–9)
organ:
Danny Federici (tracks 1–9)
organ and piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 3, 8)
bass:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–9)
percussion and saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–9)
piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9)
12 string guitar, electric guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–7, 9)
12 string guitar, electric guitar, harmonica and piano:
Bruce Springsteen (track 8)
assistant engineer:
Dana Bisbee (tracks 1–9)
James A. Farber (sound engineer) (tracks 1–9)
Jeff Hendrickson (tracks 1–9)
Garry Rindfuss (tracks 1–9)
Raymond Willard (tracks 1–9)
background vocals:
Roy Bittan (tracks 1–9)
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–9)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1978) (track 1)
Bruce Springsteen (1979) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (tracks 2–3, 5, 7, 9)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (tracks 6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1978) (track 1)
Bruce Springsteen (1979) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1979 – 1980) (tracks 2–3, 5, 7, 9)
mixer:
Chuck Plotkin (tracks 1–9)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (tracks 1–9)
phonographic copyright by:
Bruce Springsteen (1980) (tracks 1–9)
producer:
Jon Landau (tracks 1–9)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–9)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–9)
publisher:
Bruce Springsteen (track 2)
recording engineer:
Neil Dorfsman (tracks 1–9)
Jimmy Iovine (track 8)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–9)
publisher:
later translated versions:
Blattschuss (track 1)
recording of:
Cadillac Ranch (track 2)
Drive All Night (track 8)
Fade Away (track 4)
I’m a Rocker (track 3)
Point Blank (track 1)
Ramrod (track 6)
Stolen Car (track 5)
The Price You Pay (track 7)

Digital Media 7: Nebraska

guitar:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (tracks 1–2, 6–7)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (tracks 3–5, 8–10)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (tracks 3, 5, 8–10)
recording engineer:
Mike Batlan (tracks 1–10)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–10)
is based on:
later translated versions:
Atlantik City (track 2)
recording of:
Atlantic City (track 2)
Highway Patrolman (track 5)
Johnny 99 (track 4)
Nebraska (track 1)
Open All Night (track 8)
Reason to Believe (track 10)
State Trooper (track 6)
Used Cars (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Digital Media 8: Born in the U.S.A.

acoustic guitar:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1–10, 12)
drums (drum set):
Max Weinberg (tracks 1–12)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–12)
glockenspiel:
Danny Federici (tracks 2–10, 12)
glockenspiel, organ and piano:
Danny Federici (track 1)
mandolin:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 2–10, 12)
synthesizer:
Roy Bittan (tracks 2–10, 12)
organ:
Danny Federici (tracks 2–12)
guitar:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–12)
percussion:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1–10, 12)
percussion and saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (track 11)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 2–10, 12)
piano:
Danny Federici (track 1)
Roy Bittan (tracks 2–10, 12)
piano and synthesizer:
Roy Bittan (tracks 1, 11)
assistant engineer:
John R. Davenport (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
Jeff Hendrickson (tracks 1–12)
Bruce Lampcov (tracks 1–12)
Billy Straus (tracks 1–12)
Zoë Yanakas (tracks 1–12)
choir vocals:
Roy Bittan (tracks 2–10, 12)
Garry Tallent (tracks 2–10, 12)
Max Weinberg (tracks 2–10, 12)
choir vocals [harmony vocals]:
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 2–10, 12)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (track 1)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (tracks 5, 10)
Bruce Springsteen (1982) (tracks 2–4, 6, 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1983) (tracks 7–8, 12)
Bruce Springsteen (1983 – 1984) (track 11)
guest background vocals:
Ruth Jackson (track 12)
lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1981) (track 1)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (tracks 5, 10)
Bruce Springsteen (1982) (tracks 2–4, 6, 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1983) (tracks 7–8, 12)
Bruce Springsteen (1983 – 1984) (track 11)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 1–12)
phonographic copyright by:
Bruce Springsteen (1984) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Jon Landau (tracks 1, 11)
Chuck Plotkin (tracks 1, 11)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1, 11)
Steven Van Zandt (tracks 1, 11)
recording engineer:
Bill Scheniman (track 2)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (tracks 1, 3–12)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (track 2)
publisher:
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (tracks 1, 11)
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
Dancing in the Dark (live, 2004-12-18: Muffathalle, Munich, Germany) by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band (track 11)
Dancing in the Dark (live, 2009-03-28: Felsenkeller, Stein, Germany) by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band (track 11)
My Hometown by 65daysofstatic (track 12)
sampled by:
Steady Shock by Girl Talk (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 275) (track 1)
is based on:
Child Bride (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Born in East L.A. (track 1)
Dancing in My Dick (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Hoywoy 2 (track 12)
War dein Freund (track 5)
recording of:
Bobby Jean (track 8)
Born in the U.S.A. (track 1)
Cover Me (track 2)
Dancing in the Dark (track 11)
Darlington County (track 3)
Downbound Train (track 5)
Glory Days (track 10)
I’m Goin’ Down (track 9)
I’m on Fire (track 6)
My Hometown (track 12)
No Surrender (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Vietnam (track 1)