Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What Good Can Drinkin' Do
Janis Joplin 2:45
2 Trouble in Mind
Janis Joplin 3:03
3 Hesitation Blues
Janis Joplin 4:05
4 Easy Rider
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:24
5 Coo Coo
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:06
6 Down on Me
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4 2:07
7 The Last Time
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:17
8 All Is Loneliness
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:20
9 Call on Me (live)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 3:38
10 Women Is Losers
Big Brother & the Holding Company 5:08
11 Intruder
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:32
12 Light Is Faster Than Sound
Big Brother & the Holding Company 2:32
13 Bye, Bye Baby
Big Brother & the Holding Company 3 2:40
14 Farewell Song (take 3)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:24
15 Flower in the Sun (live)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 3 3:13
16 Misery'n (alternate version)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:10
17 Road Block (live)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 6:12
18 Ball and Chain (live)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 8:08
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Combination of the Two
Big Brother & the Holding Company 5:52
2 I Need a Man to Love
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:53
3 Piece of My Heart
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:28
4 Turtle Blues
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:31
5 Oh, Sweet Mary
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:16
6 Catch Me Daddy
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:56
7 Summertime (alternate version)
Big Brother & the Holding Company 4:08
8 Kozmic Blues
Kozmic Blues Band 4:24
9 Try (Just a Little Bit Harder)
Kozmic Blues Band 3 3:58
10 One Good Man
Kozmic Blues Band 4:11
11 Dear Landlord
Kozmic Blues Band 2:33
12 To Love Somebody
Kozmic Blues Band 5:19
13 As Good as You've Been in This World
Kozmic Blues Band 5:27
14 Little Girl Blue
Kozmic Blues Band 3:51
15 Work Me, Lord
Kozmic Blues Band 6:38
16 Raise Your Hand (live)
Kozmic Blues Band 2:18
17 Maybe (live)
Kozmic Blues Band 4:07
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Me and Bobby McGee (acoustic demo)
Janis Joplin 4:49
2 One Night Stand (alternate take)
Janis Joplin 3:11
3 Tell Mama (live)
Full Tilt Boogie Band 5:48
4 Try (Just a Little Bit Harder) (live)
Full Tilt Boogie Band 8:16
5 Cry Baby
Full Tilt Boogie Band 4:59
6 Move Over
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3 3:42
7 A Woman Left Lonely
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:30
8 Half Moon
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:54
9 Happy Birthday, John (Happy Trails)
Full Tilt Boogie Band 1:11
10 My Baby
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:46
11 Mercedes Benz
Janis Joplin 2:14
12 Trust Me
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3:17
13 Get It While You Can
Full Tilt Boogie Band 3 3:25
14 Me and Bobby McGee
Full Tilt Boogie Band 4.35 4:30

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Peter Albin (track 12)
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 11)
Moondog (Louis Thomas Hardin, American composer, musician, poet & inventor) (track 8)
Powell St. John (track 13)
Big Mama Thornton (track 18)
lyricist:
Janis Joplin (track 1)
Powell St. John (track 13)
Big Mama Thornton (track 18)
performer:
Janis Joplin (track 18)
producer:
Robert A. Shad (track 13)
recorded at:
Monterey International Pop Music Festival (1967-06-16 – 1967-06-18) (track 17)
recorded at:
Monterey County Fairgrounds in Monterey, California, United States (1967-06-17) (tracks 17–18)
live recording of:
Ball and Chain (track 18)
recording of:
All Is Loneliness (track 8)
Intruder (track 11)
Bye, Bye Baby (1966-12-13) (track 13)

CD 2

membranophone:
Dave Getz (tracks 2, 5)
guitar:
Peter Albin (track 5)
James Gurley (tracks 2, 5)
Sam Andrew (track 2)
bass and guitar:
Peter Albin (track 2)
Sam Andrew (track 5)
composer:
Sam Andrew (track 2)
Janis Joplin (tracks 2, 5)
lead vocals:
Sam Andrew (track 5)
Janis Joplin (track 2)
lyricist:
Sam Andrew (track 2)
Janis Joplin (tracks 2, 5)
producer:
Gabriel Mekler (track 9)
vocals:
Janis Joplin (track 5)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (track 3)
Jerry Ragovoy (tracks 3, 9, 9)
Chip Taylor (tracks 9, 9)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1999) (tracks 2, 5)
publisher:
cover recording of:
Piece of My Heart (track 3)
Try (Just a Little Bit Harder) (1969-06-24) (track 9)
recording of:
Oh, Sweet Mary (track 5)

CD 3

acoustic guitar:
Janis Joplin (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Clark Pierson (track 14)
bass guitar:
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (track 14)
organ:
Ken Pearson (track 14)
guitar:
John Till (track 14)
piano:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (track 14)
background vocals:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (track 14)
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (track 14)
Ken Pearson (track 14)
Phil Badella (track 14)
John Cooke (track 14)
Janis Joplin (track 14)
Vince Mitchell (track 14)
Clark Pierson (track 14)
John Till (track 14)
composer:
Janis Joplin (track 6)
engineer:
Phil Macy (50s-70s engineer) (track 14)
guest tambourine:
Sandra Crouch (track 14)
guest bongos and congas:
Bobbye Hall (track 14)
lead vocals:
Janis Joplin (track 14)
lyricist:
Janis Joplin (track 6)
performer:
Full Tilt Boogie (track 14)
producer:
Paul A. Rothchild (tracks 6, 13–14)
writer:
Fred Foster (tracks 1, 14)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 1, 14)
Michael McClure (track 11)
Bob Neuwirth (track 11)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 13)
Mort Shuman (track 13)
Janis Joplin (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 148) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Me and Bobby McGee (track 1)
Get It While You Can (1970-09-24) (track 13)
Me and Bobby McGee (1970-09-25) (track 14)
later parody versions:
Honda Accord (Mercedes Benz parody) (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Mercedes Benz (track 11)
later translated versions:
Ich und Bobby McGee (tracks 1, 14)
Mercedes Benz (german version) (track 11)
Mercedes Benz (German version by Hubert von Goisern) (track 11)
Rhyddid Yn Ein Cân (tracks 1, 14)
later versions:
Bobby McGee (tracks 1, 14)
Jag och Bosse Lidén (tracks 1, 14)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (tracks 1, 14)
recording of:
Mercedes Benz (track 11)
Move Over (1970-09-25) (track 6)