Tracklist

CD 1: Just as I Am
# Title Rating Length
1 Harlem
4 3:24
2 Ain't No Sunshine
4.5 2:05
3 Grandma's Hands
4 2:01
4 Sweet Wanomi
4 2:33
5 Everybody's Talkin'
4 3:25
6 Do It Good
3 2:52
7 Hope She'll Be Happier
4 3:50
8 Let It Be
3 2:37
9 I'm Her Daddy
3 3:18
10 In My Heart
5 4:20
11 Moanin' and Groanin'
3 2:59
12 Better Off Dead
4 2:15
CD 2: Still Bill
# Title Rating Length
1 Lonely Town, Lonely Street
3:41
2 Let Me in Your Life
2:41
3 Who Is He (And What Is He to You)?
3:13
4 Use Me
4.25 3:42
5 Lean on Me
5 4:19
6 Kissing My Love
3:50
7 I Don't Know
3:03
8 Another Day to Run
4:39
9 I Don't Want You on My Mind
4:33
10 Take It All in and Check It All Out
2:37
CD 3: Bill Withers Live at Carnegie Hall
# Title Rating Length
1 Use Me
8:35
2 Friend of Mine
4:29
3 Ain't No Sunshine
2:58
4 Grandma's Hands
4:54
5 World Keeps Going Around
5:20
6 Let Me in Your Life
4:16
7 Better Off Dead
3:41
8 For My Friend
3:02
9 I Can't Write Left-Handed
4 6:44
10 Lean on Me
5:47
11 Lonely Town, Lonely Street
3:59
12 Hope She'll Be Happier
4:26
13 Let Us Love
5:20
14 Harlem / Cold Baloney
13:44
CD 4: +'Justments
# Title Rating Length
1 You
5:24
2 The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
3:26
3 Stories
2:47
4 Green Grass
3:11
5 Ruby Lee
3:20
6 Heartbreak Road
3:10
7 Can We Pretend
3:50
8 Liza
3:05
9 Make a Smile for Me
3:17
10 Railroad Man
6:29
CD 5: Making Music
# Title Rating Length
1 I Wish You Well
3:57
2 The Best You Can
2:23
3 Make Love to Your Mind
6:24
4 I Love You Dawn
2:36
5 She's Lonely
5:16
6 Sometimes a Song
4:46
7 Paint Your Pretty Picture
5:44
8 Family Table
3:14
9 Don't You Want to Stay?
4:05
10 Hello Like Before
5:30
CD 6: Naked & Warm
# Title Rating Length
1 Close to Me
3:56
2 Naked & Warm (Heaven! Oh! Heaven!)
5:47
3 Where You Are
3:55
4 Dreams
5:33
5 If I Didn't Mean You Well
3:05
6 I'll Be With You
3:12
7 City of the Angels
10:45
8 My Imagination
4:53
CD 7: Menagerie
# Title Rating Length
1 Lovely Day
5 4:15
2 I Want to Spend the Night
3:41
3 Lovely Night for Dancing
5:50
4 Then You Smile at Me
4:54
5 She Wants To (Get on Down)
3:15
6 It Ain't Because of Me Baby
3:31
7 Tender Things
5:01
8 Wintertime
3:17
9 Let Me Be the One You Need
4:46
CD 8: 'Bout Love
# Title Rating Length
1 All Because of You
3:51
2 Dedicated to You My Love
4:50
3 Don't It Make It Better
4:14
4 You Got the Stuff
7:17
5 Look to Each Other for Love
4:26
6 Love
5:00
7 Love Is
4:24
8 Memories Are That Way
5:05
CD 9: Watching You Watching Me
# Title Rating Length
1 Oh Yeah!
4:04
2 Something That Turns You On
4:27
3 Don't Make Me Wait
4:02
4 Heart in Your Life
4:16
5 Watching You Watching Me
5:50
6 We Could Be Sweet Lovers
3:28
7 You Just Can't Smile It Away
4:42
8 Steppin' Right Along
5:46
9 Whatever Happens
3:16
10 You Try to Find a Love
5:21

Credits

CD 1: Just as I Am

arranger:
Booker T. Jones (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Fred Neil (track 5)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9–12)
lyricist:
Fred Neil (track 5)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9–12)
mixer:
John Golden (mastering engineer) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Booker T. Jones (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Bill Halverson (tracks 1–12)
Bill Lazarus (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–12)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 8)
Paul McCartney (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
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 2)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 2)
Maclen Music Ltd. (track 8)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 8)
has remixes:
sampled by:
No Diggity by Blackstreet featuring Dr. Dre (track 3)
No Diggity by Blackstreet feat. Dr. Dre (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 280) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Let It Be (track 8)
later parody versions:
Little Bees (track 8)
Set Him Free (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Les P'tites Bites (track 8)
later translated versions:
Aber wie (Let It Be) (track 8)
Allem Anschein nach bist Du's (Ain't No Sunshine) (track 2)
Let It Be (track 8)
Warum I (track 8)
recording of:
Better Off Dead (track 12)
Do It Good (track 6)
Grandma’s Hands (track 3)
Harlem (track 1)
I'm Her Daddy (track 9)
In My Heart (track 10)
Sweet Wanomi (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 8)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 2)

CD 2: Still Bill

composer:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9)
vocals:
Bill Withers (track 3)
writer:
Benorce Blackmon (guitarist, producer, writer) (track 8)
Stanley McKenny (track 3)
Bill Withers (tracks 3, 8, 10)
phonographic copyright by:
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)
publisher:
sampled by:
Free by Will Young (track 3)
Let Me Ride by Dr Dre (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 205) (track 5)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Another Day to Run (track 8)
I Don't Know (track 7)
Kissing My Love (track 6)
Take It All in and Check It (Take It All in Check It All Out) (track 10)
Use Me (track 4)
Lean on Me (1972) (track 5)

CD 3: Bill Withers Live at Carnegie Hall

composer:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–4, 6–8, 10–13)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–4, 6–8, 10–13)
writer:
Raymond Jackson (Trombonist, pianist and arranger) (track 9)
Bill Withers (track 9)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 10)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 3)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1972-10-06) (tracks 1–14)
later translated versions:
Allem Anschein nach bist Du's (Ain't No Sunshine) (track 3)
live recording of:
Better Off Dead (track 7)
Friend of Mine (track 2)
Grandma’s Hands (track 4)
Lean on Me (track 10)
Let Us Love (track 13)
Use Me (track 1)
For My Friend (Bill Withers song) (1972-10-06) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 3)

CD 4: +'Justments

composer:
Melvin Dunlap (track 5)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
Melvin Dunlap (track 5)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–6)
writer:
Melvin Dunlap (track 10)
Bill Withers (track 10)
publisher:
recording of:
Green Grass (track 4)
Heartbreak Road (track 6)
Railroad Man (track 10)
Ruby Lee (track 5)
Stories (track 3)
You (track 1)

CD 5: Making Music

composer:
Bill Withers (tracks 1, 7)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (tracks 1, 7)
writer:
John Collins (Songwriter) (track 10)
Bill Withers (track 10)
recording of:
Hello Like Before (track 10)
I Wish You Well (track 1)

CD 6: Naked & Warm

composer:
Bill Withers (track 8)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (track 8)
recording of:
My Imagination (track 8)

CD 7: Menagerie

bass guitar:
Keni Burke (tracks 2–3, 5, 7–9)
Jerry Knight (tracks 1, 4, 6)
strings arranger:
Clarence McDonald (track 8)
Paul Riser (track 5)
membranophone:
Russ Kunkel (tracks 2, 7–9)
Alvin Taylor (drummer) (tracks 3–6)
membranophone and shakers:
Russ Kunkel (track 1)
synthesizer:
Michael Jones (Michael Ray Jones) (track 6)
guitar:
Ray Parker Jr. (tracks 1, 4–7)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–9)
percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
keyboard:
Dean Gant (track 2)
Clarence McDonald (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 9)
Clifford Coulter (tracks 5, 8)
horn and strings arranger:
Paul Riser (tracks 2–4, 6, 9)
arranger:
Clarence McDonald (tracks 1, 7)
background vocals:
Pat Hodges (track 5)
Denita James (track 5)
Jessica Smith (track 5)
composer:
Bill Withers (tracks 2–3, 7)
Clifford Coulter (track 8)
conductor:
Charles Veal Jr. (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (tracks 2–3, 7)
Clifford Coulter (track 8)
producer:
Keni Burke (tracks 2–3, 5, 9)
Clarence McDonald (tracks 1, 4, 6–7, 9)
Bill Withers (tracks 1–9)
Clifford Coulter (track 8)
vocals:
Bill Withers (tracks 1–9)
writer:
Michael Jones (Michael Ray Jones) (track 6)
Clarence McDonald (track 4)
Larry Nash (piano) (track 5)
Skip Scarborough (tracks 1, 9)
Bill Withers (tracks 1, 4–6, 9)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
sampled by:
Minute Man by Harlem World (track 1)
is the basis for:
later versions:
recording of:
Tender Things (track 7)
Wintertime (track 8)
Lovely Day (1977) (track 1)

CD 8: 'Bout Love

recording of:

CD 9: Watching You Watching Me

composer:
Bill Withers (tracks 7–8)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (tracks 7–8)
recording of: