Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Paper Plane
Status Quo 2:56
2 God Gave Rock 'n' Roll to You
Argent 6:43
3 You're So Vain
Carly Simon 5 4:17
4 Stuck in the Middle With You
Stealers Wheel 4 3:25
5 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:25
6 Amoureuse
Kiki Dee 4:09
7 Showdown
Electric Light Orchestra 5 4:12
8 Lamplight
David Essex 2:56
9 Angel Fingers
Wizzard 5 4:32
10 Dyna-Mite
Mud 2:59
11 Cum on Feel the Noize
Slade 4:18
12 48 Crash
Suzi Quatro 3:53
13 Part of the Union
Strawbs 2:57
14 One and One Is One
Medicine Head 3:26
15 Alright Alright Alright
Mungo Jerry 2:44
16 Pick Up the Pieces
Hudson Ford 2:26
17 The Free Electric Band
Albert Hammond 3:07
18 Radar Love
Golden Earring 4 5:08
19 Could It Be I'm Falling in Love
The Spinners 3:57
20 That Lady
Isley Brothers 3:17

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Jim Gordon (Drummer (Derek and the Dominos)) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
strings arranger:
Carly Simon (track 3)
guitar:
Jimmy Ryan (American guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
bass:
Klaus Voorman (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
percussion:
Richard Perry (producer) (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
piano:
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 5)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 5)
Mick Jagger (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
composer:
Russ Ballard (track 2)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
Jacques Dutronc (track 15)
David Essex (track 8)
John Fiddler (track 14)
John Ford (member of the Strawbs and the Monks) (track 16)
Richard Hudson (track 16)
Jeff Lynne (track 7)
Véronique Sanson (track 6)
Roy Wood (track 9)
Carly Simon (track 3)
engineer:
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 5)
Carly Simon (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
lyricist:
Russ Ballard (track 2)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
David Essex (track 8)
John Fiddler (track 14)
Jeff Lynne (track 7)
Véronique Sanson (track 6)
Roy Wood (track 9)
Ray Dorset (track 15)
Carly Simon (track 3)
orchestrator:
Paul Buckmaster (track 3)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
Kenneth Gamble (track 5)
Golden Earring (track 18)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 5)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 3)
recording engineer:
writer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 12)
Nicky Chinn (track 12)
Joe Egan (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 4)
John Ford (member of the Strawbs and the Monks) (track 13)
Kenneth Gamble (track 5)
Albert Hammond (track 17)
Barry Hay (track 18)
Mike Hazlewood (track 17)
Neville Holder (track 11)
Richard Hudson (track 13)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 5)
Ernie Isley (track 20)
Marvin Isley (track 20)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 20)
Ronald Isley (track 20)
Rudolph Isley (track 20)
Chris Jasper (track 20)
George Kooymans (track 18)
James Lea (track 11)
Gerry Rafferty (track 4)
Francis Rossi (track 1)
Melvin Steals (track 19)
Mervin Steals (track 19)
Robert Keith Young (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
A&M Records, Ltd. (1972) (track 4)
Elektra Records (not for release label use! please use its imprint "Elektra" instead) (1972) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 5)
Elektra Entertainment (renamed from Elektra 1989–2004; revived as Elektra 2009-06-01) (1978) (track 3)
publisher:
Baby Bun Music Ltd (track 4)
C’est Music (track 3)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 20)
Snamyook Music (publisher associated with George Kooymans) (track 18)
WATANABE MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LTD. (Japanese publisher, 1962–present) (track 11)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 19)
Editions Music Piano Blanc (1972) (track 6)
recorded at:
Trident Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 349) (track 20)
later parody versions:
Stuck in the Metal (track 4)
You're So Plain (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Humpalle vaan (track 11)
later translated versions:
Gevangen met u (track 4)
カモン (track 11)
最佳男主角 (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
48 Crash (track 12)
Amoureuse (track 6)
Angel Fingers (track 9)
Dyna-Mite (track 10)
Lamplight (track 8)
One and One Is One (track 14)
Paper Plane (track 1)
Part of the Union (track 13)
Pick Up the Pieces (track 16)
Radar Love (track 18)
Showdown (track 7)
That Lady (track 20)
You’re So Vain (1972-09 – 1972-10) (track 3)
version of:
Who's That Lady (track 20)

Release Group

part of: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll, Volume 2 (Connoisseur, 1992 & reissue 1994) (number: 1973)