Elton John (BMG Direct Marketing D 103074 re-release of this catalog number on Polydor)

~ Release by Elton John (see all versions of this release, 22 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Your Song 3.9 4:04
2 I Need You to Turn to 3.5 2:33
3 Take Me to the Pilot 4 3:46
4 No Shoestrings on Louise 3 3:32
5 First Episode at Hienton 3.5 4:49
6 Sixty Years on 2.5 4:35
7 Border Song 4.5 3:22
8 The Greatest Discovery 3.5 4:12
9 The Cage 3.5 3:30
10 The King Must Die 5:06

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Frank Clark (Guitar/bassist) (track 1)
Clive Hicks (track 9)
Spanish acoustic guitar:
Colin Green (track 6)
drums (drum set):
Terry Cox (UK rock drummer) (track 8)
Barry Morgan (English drummer) (tracks 1, 3–4, 7, 9)
bass guitar:
Dave Richmond (tracks 1, 7–8)
Alan Weighall (tracks 3–4, 9)
organ:
Brian Dee (UK jazz/rock piano/organ) (tracks 6–7)
guitar:
Colin Green (tracks 1, 7)
Roland Harker (track 2)
Clive Hicks (tracks 4, 7–8)
Alan Parker (guitarist & composer) (track 3)
Caleb Quaye (track 9)
percussion:
Dennis "Ace" Lopez (tracks 3–4)
Tex Navarra (track 9)
piano:
Elton John (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
harpsichord:
Elton John (track 2)
Moog:
Diana Lewis (UK sythesizer/keyboardist) (tracks 5, 9)
12 string guitar:
Clive Hicks (track 1)
harp:
Skaila Kanga (harpist) (tracks 2, 8)
arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (tracks 1–6, 6–10)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Tony Burrows (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Roger Cook (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Lesley Duncan (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Kay Garner (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Tony Hazzard (songwriter) (tracks 3, 7, 9)
chorus master:
Barbara Moore (track 7)
composer:
Elton John (tracks 1–10)
conductor:
Paul Buckmaster (tracks 1–10)
engineer:
Robin Geoffrey Cable (tracks 1–10)
lead vocals:
Elton John (tracks 1–9)
lyricist:
Bernie Taupin (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (tracks 1–10)
solo cello:
Paul Buckmaster (track 8)
solo guitar:
Caleb Quaye (tracks 3–5)
publisher:
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) (track 6)
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) ( – ????) (track 1)
Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. (fka Dick James Music Ltd.) (track 1)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–9)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 136) (track 1)
is the basis for:
The Pitch (Spectacular Spectacular) (Moulin Rouge!) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Sinun laulusi (track 1)
Sol på jorden (track 7)
Tu canción (track 1)
later versions:
Kleine prins (track 8)
part of:
Moulin Rouge! (2001 film) (track 1)
recording of:
Border Song (track 7)
Sixty Years On (Elton John song) (track 6)
The Cage (track 9)
The King Must Die (track 10)
Your Song (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 1)