Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Space Oddity
5 3:34
2 Changes
4.15 3:37
3 Oh, You Pretty Things
4.4 3:15
4 Life on Mars?
4.5 3:51
5 Ziggy Stardust
4.75 3:16
6 Starman
4.6 4:17
7 John, I’m Only Dancing
4 2:49
8 Suffragette City
4.15 3:28
9 Rock ’n’ Roll Suicide
3:01
10 The Jean Genie
4.15 4:09
11 Diamond Dogs
3 6:07
12 Rebel Rebel
3.55 4:31
13 All the Young Dudes (live)
4:23
14 Young Americans
4.2 5:13
15 Fame
3.6 4:18
16 Golden Years
3.65 4:01
17 TVC 15
3:43
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sound & Vision
David Bowie 4.25 3:00
2 “Heroes”
David Bowie 3.8 3:35
3 D.J.
David Bowie 3:20
4 Boys Keep Swinging
David Bowie 4 3:16
5 Ashes to Ashes
David Bowie 4.5 3:34
6 Fashion
David Bowie 2.75 3:23
7 Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)
David Bowie 5:09
8 Let’s Dance
David Bowie 4.2 4:07
9 China Girl
David Bowie 4 4:14
10 Modern Love
David Bowie 4.2 3:56
11 Blue Jean
David Bowie 3.5 3:09
12 Loving the Alien
David Bowie 4:39
13 Dancing in the Street
David Bowie feat. Mick Jagger 3:14
14 Absolute Beginners
David Bowie 5:36
15 Day‐In Day‐Out
David Bowie 4:14
16 Never Let Me Down
David Bowie 4:03

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
David Bowie (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
drumset:
Mick Woodmansey (tracks 6–7)
Mick Woodmansey (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 2–4, 6–7)
Trevor Bolder (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
drums:
Roy Bittan (track 16)
Dennis Davis (track 16)
Aynsley Dunbar (tracks 11–12)
Tony Newman (rock drummer for Jeff Beck Group/May Blitz) (tracks 11–12)
Andy Newmark (track 14)
Mick Woodmansey (tracks 2–4, 10)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (track 16)
Earl Slick (track 16)
David Bowie (tracks 2, 6–7, 10, 16)
Mick Ronson (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10)
guitar, keyboard and saxophone:
David Bowie (tracks 11–12)
guitar, piano and saxophone:
David Bowie (tracks 2–4)
bass:
Trevor Bolder (tracks 2, 10)
Herbie Flowers (tracks 11–12)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 16)
Willie Weeks (track 14)
electric guitar:
Mick Ronson (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
percussion:
Pablo Rosario (track 14)
saxophone:
Ken Fordham (track 10)
David Sanborn (track 14)
David Bowie (track 6)
piano:
Mike Garson (tracks 10, 14)
Rick Wakeman (tracks 2–4)
Mick Ronson (track 6)
congas:
Larry Washington (track 14)
arranger:
David Bowie (tracks 5–8, 12, 16)
Mick Ronson (tracks 2, 4–8)
background vocals:
Ava Cherry (track 14)
Robin Clark (soul vocalist) (track 14)
Luther Vandross (track 14)
Mick Ronson (tracks 6–7)
Mick Ronson (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
co-producer:
Harry Maslin (tracks 15–16)
composer:
David Bowie (tracks 1–14, 16–17)
guest background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 15)
lead vocals:
David Bowie (tracks 2, 4, 6)
David Bowie (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
lyricist:
David Bowie (tracks 1–14, 16–17)
mixer:
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track 3)
Tony Visconti (tracks 11–12)
David Bowie (track 11)
Mick Ronson (track 10)
producer:
Harry Maslin (tracks 15–16)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 2–8, 10)
Tony Visconti (track 14)
David Bowie (tracks 2, 5–8, 10–12, 15–16)
remixer:
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks 2, 4)
vocals:
David Bowie (tracks 2, 7, 10–12, 14, 16)
writer:
Carlos Alomar (track 15)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 15)
David Bowie (track 15)
recorded at:
Sounds of the Seventies (1972-05-23) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
RCA Records (record company—for the imprint, please use “RCA” instead) (1975 –) (tracks 14–15)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 12)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 15)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (tracks 12, 15)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (tracks 5, 15)
Fleur Music Ltd. (track 5)
Jones Music America (tracks 5, 15)
Lenono Music (track 15)
MainMan (track 12)
Mainman Saag (New York) (tracks 5, 15)
Tintoretto Music (track 5)
Unitunes Music (track 15)
Éditer à Paris (tracks 5, 15)
Jones Music America (1974 –) (track 12)
Tintoretto Music (1997 –) (track 12)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Trident Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (tracks 5, 8)
edits:
mash-ups:
Jiggy My Ziggy by MAN-CAT feat. Jay-Z (track 5)
Welcome Back, Starman by MAN-CAT feat. Mase (track 6)
sampled by:
I’m Mad by EPMD (track 15)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 97) (track 15)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 201) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Salt-Dean-Eee! (track 10)
Tebowie (track 1)
Ziggy Starbuck (track 5)
later translated versions:
ALL THE YOUNG DUDES (Japanese version) (track 13)
GAME (track 15)
Liv på Mars? (track 4)
Muukalainen (track 6)
Sudenkorento (track 4)
TVC 15 (Finnish) (track 17)
Ziggy Stardust (track 5)
later versions:
Changes (track 2)
Jean Baltazaarrr (track 10)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Rebel Rebel (track 12)
Space Oddity (version in Portuguese) (track 1)
Starman (track 6)
Suffragette City (track 8)
live recording of:
All the Young Dudes (track 13)
recording of:
Changes (David Bowie song) (track 2)
Diamond Dogs (track 11)
Fame (track 15)
Golden Years (track 16)
Life on Mars? (track 4)
Rebel Rebel (track 12)
Starman (track 6)
TVC 15 (track 17)
The Jean Genie (track 10)
Young Americans (track 14)
Space Oddity (1969-06-20) (track 1)
Suffragette City (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 8)
Ziggy Stardust (1971-07-09 – 1972-02-04) (track 5)

CD 2

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Lenny Pickett (track 11)
violin:
Simon House (track 4)
bass guitar:
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 1)
trumpet:
Mac Gollehon (track 10)
strings and synthesizer arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 11)
drums:
Carlos Alomar (track 4)
Omar Hakim (tracks 10–11)
flute and tenor saxophone:
Robert Aaron (track 10)
Stan Harrison (track 10)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (tracks 1–2)
Robert Fripp (track 2)
Nile Rodgers (track 10)
Stevie Ray Vaughan (track 10)
guitar, keyboard and saxophone:
David Bowie (track 2)
bass:
Dennis Davis (track 4)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 2)
Carmine Rojas (tracks 10–11)
Tony Visconti (track 4)
bass, guitar and synthesizer:
Derek Bramble (track 11)
percussion:
Dennis Davis (tracks 1–2)
Sammy Figueroa (tracks 10–11)
keyboard:
Rob Sabino (track 10)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Brian Eno (track 2)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Stan Harrison (track 11)
saxophone and synthesizer:
David Bowie (track 1)
piano:
Brian Eno (track 4)
Roy Young (track 1)
marimba:
Guy St. Onge (track 11)
baritone saxophone:
Steve Elson (track 11)
baritone saxophone and flute:
Steve Elson (track 10)
guitars:
Adrian Belew (track 4)
Ricky Gardiner (track 1)
David Bowie (track 4)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Mark Pender (track 11)
arranger:
David Bowie (track 1)
assistant mixer:
Nile Rodgers (tracks 8–10)
David Bowie (tracks 8–10)
background vocals:
Robin Clark (soul vocalist) (track 11)
Curtis King (singer-songwriter) (track 11)
Frank Simms (track 10)
George Simms (tracks 10–11)
David Spinner (track 10)
Tony Visconti (track 4)
background vocals and lead vocals:
David Bowie (track 4)
composer:
Carlos Alomar (tracks 3, 16)
Brian Eno (tracks 2–4)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 13)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
David Bowie (tracks 1–8, 10–12, 14–16)
Marvin Gaye (track 13)
conductor:
Arif Mardin (track 11)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 11)
Bob Clearmountain (track 10)
lead vocals:
David Bowie (tracks 1, 11)
lyricist:
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 13)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
David Bowie (tracks 1–8, 10–12, 14–16)
Marvin Gaye (track 13)
mastering:
Greg Calbi (track 4)
Dr. Toby Mountain (track 2)
mixer:
Hugh Padgham (track 11)
David Bowie (track 11)
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 8–10)
Tony Visconti (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
producer:
Derek Bramble (track 11)
Hugh Padgham (track 11)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 8–10)
David Bowie (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–11)
Tony Visconti (tracks 1–2, 4–6)
sound engineer:
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 8–10)
vocals:
Brian Eno (track 1)
David Bowie (tracks 2, 10–11)
Mary Hopkin (track 1)
writer:
Iggy Pop (track 9)
David Bowie (track 9)
publisher:
BMG VM Music Ltd. (track 9)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 13)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 5–7, 9)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 9)
Fleur Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 9)
Guitarlos (track 16)
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (track 16)
Jones Music America (tracks 8, 10, 16)
Mainman Saag (New York) (tracks 1, 9)
RZO Music Ltd (tracks 5–10)
Tintoretto Music (tracks 1, 5–7, 9)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (France) (track 16)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 16)
Westminster Music Ltd. (tracks 11–12)
Éditer à Paris (tracks 1, 9, 16)
渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部 (tracks 1, 8–9, 16)
mash-ups:
remixes:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Body II Body (track 5)
later parody versions:
China Girl (Literal Video Version) (track 9)
later translated versions:
Baila por ahí (track 13)
Herois (track 2)
Hrdinové (track 2)
Héroes (Los 7 delfines) (track 2)
Héroes (track 2)
Héros (track 2)
“Helden” (track 2)
黑的幻覺 (track 10)
later versions:
recording of:
Absolute Beginners (track 14)
Ashes to Ashes (track 5)
Blue Jean (track 11)
Boys Keep Swinging (track 4)
China Girl (track 9)
D.J. (track 3)
Day‐In Day‐Out (track 15)
Fashion (track 6)
Let’s Dance (track 8)
Loving the Alien (track 12)
Modern Love (track 10)
Never Let Me Down (track 16)
Sound and Vision (track 1)
“Heroes” (track 2)

Release Group

part of: Albums “disques d’or” (number: le 1994-12-14, après 1 an et 1 mois)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/97364 [info]
Wikidata: Q1751704 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Singles Collection (David Bowie album) [info]