Annotation

Russian/CIS release numbers:
EMI 724354185724; GALA RECORDS AA1223722

Annotation last modified on 2007-01-04 00:35 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 A Thing About You
3:50
2 It Must Have Been Love
3 4:20
3 Listen to Your Heart
2.5 5:15
4 Fading Like a Flower
2.85 3:53
5 Spending My Time
3 4:36
6 Queen of Rain
3 4:58
7 Almost Unreal
1 4:00
8 Crash! Boom! Bang!
3 4:26
9 Vulnerable
3 4:29
10 You Don't Understand Me
2.5 4:29
11 Wish I Could Fly
3.5 4:41
12 Anyone
3 4:32
13 Salvation
5 4:39
14 Milk and Toast and Honey
4 4:04
15 Breathe
4:33

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Per Gessle (track 1)
Jonas Isacsson (1990-07) (track 5)
Jonas Isacsson (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Micke "Nord" Andersson (1998) (track 11)
Per Gessle (1998) (track 11)
acoustic guitar [acoustic guitars]:
Per Gessle (1998) (track 13)
Christoffer Lundquist (2002) (track 15)
cymbal:
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (track 11)
Christer Jansson (drummer) (2000) (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Pelle Alsing (track 2)
bass guitar:
Anders Herrlin (1990-06) (track 6)
Anders Herrlin (1993) (track 8)
Anders Herrlin (1993-03) (track 7)
Anders Herrlin (1995-08) (track 10)
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1998) (track 11)
Christoffer Lundquist (1998) (track 13)
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
bass guitar [6-string bass guitar]:
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
oboe:
Bo Eriksson (1990-06) (track 6)
trumpet:
Hasse Dyvik (1998-09) (track 12)
strings:
SNYKO (1998) (track 11)
SNYKO (1998-09) (track 12)
Stockholm Session Strings (2000) (track 14)
strings [string] arranger:
Clarence Öfwerman (tracks 8–9)
Mats Holmquist (tracks 8–9)
membranophone:
Pelle Alsing (1988-08) (track 3)
Pelle Alsing (1993) (track 8)
Pelle Alsing (1993-03) (track 7)
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1995-08) (track 10)
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1998-09) (track 12)
tambourine:
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1998-09) (track 12)
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
Clarence Öfwerman (1998-09) (track 12)
Minimoog:
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (track 13)
bass:
Christoffer Lundquist (2002) (track 15)
synclavier:
Clarence Öfwerman (track 2)
tubular bells:
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (track 13)
electric guitar:
Jonas Isacsson (track 1)
Jonas Isacsson (1990-07) (track 5)
Jonas Isacsson (1993) (tracks 8–9)
electric guitar [electric guitars]:
Jonas Isacsson (track 2)
Mats MP Persson ("M.P.") (track 14)
Jonas Isacsson (1988-08) (track 3)
Jonas Isacsson (1990-07) (track 4)
Jonas Isacsson (1993-03) (track 7)
Jonas Isacsson (1998) (track 13)
Jonas Isacsson (1998-09) (track 12)
Jonas Isacsson (2000) (track 14)
electric guitar [electric guitarsc]:
Jonas Isacsson (2002) (track 15)
tom-tom [tom-toms]:
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (track 11)
percussion:
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1993) (track 8)
Christer Jansson (drummer) (1998-09) (track 12)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Clarence Öfwerman (track 2)
Clarence Öfwerman (1990-06) (track 6)
Clarence Öfwerman (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
Clarence Öfwerman (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Clarence Öfwerman (1993-03) (track 7)
Clarence Öfwerman (1995-08) (track 10)
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (tracks 11, 13)
Clarence Öfwerman (1998-09) (track 12)
Clarence Öfwerman (2000) (track 14)
alto saxophone:
Magnus Blom (saxophone) (1998-09) (track 12)
zither:
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
12 string guitar [12-string acoustic guitar]:
Per Gessle (2000) (track 14)
12 string guitar [12-string Rickenbacker]:
Micke "Nord" Andersson (1998) (track 11)
trombone:
Anders Evaldsson (1998-09) (track 12)
guitar family:
Jonas Isacsson (1990-06) (track 6)
flugelhorn:
Hasse Dyvik (1998-09) (track 12)
additional bass guitar:
Jonas Isacsson (1998) (track 11)
additional snare drum:
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
arranger:
Per Gessle (track 11)
Mats MP Persson ("M.P.") (track 11)
Clarence Öfwerman (tracks 11–12)
composer:
Per Gessle (tracks 1–9, 11–15)
Mats MP Persson ("M.P.") (tracks 3, 5–6)
conductor:
Mats Holmquist (tracks 8–9)
Mats Holmquist (1998) (track 11)
Mats Holmquist (1998-09) (track 12)
Mats Holmquist (2000) (track 14)
engineer:
Alar Suurna (track 2)
Anders Herrlin (track 2)
Anders Herrlin (1988-08) (track 3)
Alar Suurna (1988-08) (track 3)
Anders Herrlin (1990-06) (track 6)
Alar Suurna (1990-06) (track 6)
Anders Herrlin (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
Alar Suurna (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
Anders Herrlin (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Alar Suurna (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Anders Herrlin (1993-03) (track 7)
Alar Suurna (1993-03) (track 7)
Michael Ilbert (1995-08) (track 10)
Michael Ilbert (1998) (tracks 11, 13)
Michael Ilbert (1998-09) (track 12)
Ronny Lahti (2000) (track 14)
Mats MP Persson ("M.P.") (2001-12) (track 1)
Ronny Lahti (2002) (track 15)
Ronny Lahti (2002-03) (track 1)
Ronny Lahti (2002-06) (track 1)
lyricist:
Per Gessle (tracks 1–9, 11–15)
mixer:
Marie Fredriksson (tracks 11–13)
Per Gessle (tracks 3–6, 8–14)
Clarence Öfwerman (tracks 3–6, 8–14)
Humberto Gatica (track 2)
Michael Ilbert (tracks 10–13)
Ronny Lahti (track 14)
Alar Suurna (tracks 3–9)
Anders Herrlin (track 4)
Shooting Star (technical) (track 14)
Per Gessle (2002-06) (tracks 1, 15)
Ronny Lahti (2002-06) (tracks 1, 15)
Clarence Öfwerman (2002-06) (tracks 1, 15)
producer:
Marie Fredriksson (tracks 11–14)
Per Gessle (tracks 1, 12–14)
Clarence Öfwerman (tracks 1–15)
Michael Ilbert (tracks 11–13)
programming:
Per Gessle (track 13)
Clarence Öfwerman (tracks 1–11, 13–15)
Michael Ilbert (tracks 11, 13)
Anders Herrlin (tracks 3, 5–10)
Shooting Star (technical) (tracks 1, 15)
remixer:
Humberto Gatica (track 2)
vocals:
Marie Fredriksson (tracks 1–2)
Per Gessle (tracks 1–2)
Milla Andersson (Songwriter) (track 1)
Marie Fredriksson (1988-08) (track 3)
Per Gessle (1988-08) (track 3)
Marie Fredriksson (1990-06) (track 6)
Per Gessle (1990-06) (track 6)
Marie Fredriksson (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
Per Gessle (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
Staffan Öfwerman (1990-07) (track 4)
Marie Fredriksson (1993) (track 8)
Per Gessle (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Vicki Benckert (1993-03) (track 7)
Marie Fredriksson (1993-03) (track 7)
Per Gessle (1993-03) (track 7)
Staffan Öfwerman (1993-03) (track 7)
Marie Fredriksson (1995-08) (track 10)
Per Gessle (1995-08) (track 10)
Per Gessle (1998) (tracks 11, 13)
Clarence Öfwerman (1998) (track 11)
Marie Fredriksson (1998) (tracks 11, 13)
Christoffer Lundquist (1998) (track 13)
Christoffer Lundquist (1998-09) (track 12)
Marie Fredriksson (1998-09) (track 12)
Per Gessle (1998-09) (track 12)
Per Gessle (2000) (track 14)
Marie Fredriksson (2000) (track 14)
Christoffer Lundquist (2000) (track 14)
Marie Fredriksson (2002) (track 15)
Per Gessle (2002) (track 15)
Christoffer Lundquist (2002) (track 15)
writer:
Desmond Child (track 10)
Per Gessle (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Svenska AB (not for release label use!) (1990) (track 2)
publisher:
Jimmy Fun Music (tracks 2, 7)
mixed at:
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (tracks 3–6, 8–10)
Mayfair Studios (England) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 7)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2002-06) (tracks 1, 15)
recorded at:
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (track 2)
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1988-08) (track 3)
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1990-06) (track 6)
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1990-07) (tracks 4–5)
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1993) (tracks 8–9)
Mayfair Studios (England) in London, England, United Kingdom (1993) (track 9)
Mayfair Studios (England) in London, England, United Kingdom (1993-03) (track 7)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1993-03) (track 7)
EMI Studios (Stockholm) in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1995-08) (track 10)
El Cortijo in Spain (1998) (tracks 11, 13)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1998) (track 11)
Atlantis Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1998-09) (track 12)
Atlantis Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2000) (track 14)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2000) (track 14)
Tits & Ass in Halmstad, Halland, Sweden (2001-12) (track 1)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2002) (track 15)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2002-03) (track 1)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (2002-06) (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Alguien (Anyone) (track 12)
¡Crash! ¡Boom! ¡Bang! (Spanish version) (track 8)
recording of:
A Thing About You (track 1)
Almost Unreal (track 7)
Breathe (track 15)
Listen to Your Heart (Roxette song) (1988-08) (track 3)
Queen of Rain (1990-06) (track 6)
Spending My Time (1990-07) (track 5)
Vulnerable (1993-04 – 1993-05) (track 9)
Crash! Boom! Bang! (1993-09 – 1993-10) (track 8)
You Don't Understand Me (1995-08) (track 10)
Wish I could Fly (1998) (track 11)
Salvation (1998-03 – 1998-04) (track 13)
Anyone (1998-09) (track 12)
Milk and Toast and Honey (2000) (track 14)

Release

bonus disc: The Ballad Hits (bonus disc)
ASIN: US: B00007B4EA [info]

Release Group

associated singles/EPs: A Thing About You by Roxette
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/59502 [info]
Wikidata: Q1767108 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Ballad Hits [info]