Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Georgia on My Mind
3.5 3:41
2 Hit the Road Jack
3.5 2:01
3 Unchain My Heart
4 2:54
4 What'd I Say, Parts 1 & 2
3.5 6:31
5 You Are My Sunshine
3:03
6 Hallelujah I Love Her So
2:40
7 Mess Around
2:45
8 I've Got a Woman
2:58
9 (Night Time Is) The Right Time
3:31
10 I'm Movin' On
2:24
11 Sticks and Stones
2:17
12 A Fool for You
3:05
13 I Can't Stop Loving You
4:24
14 Busted
2:14
15 Don't Set Me Free
2:41
16 Carrying That Load
2:26
17 Tell the Truth
3:09
18 Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin'
3:49
19 One Mint Julep
3:08
20 You Don't Know Me
3:19
21 Drown in My Own Tears
4 3:23
22 Take These Chains From My Heart
3:00
23 Let's Go Get Stoned
3:05
24 Here We Go Again
3:20
25 America the Beautiful
3:36
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Born to Lose
3:18
2 Your Cheatin' Heart
3:35
3 Cincinnati Kid
2:23
4 I Don't Need No Doctor
2:33
5 It Should've Been Me
2:40
6 Leave My Woman Alone
2:39
7 This Little Girl of Mine
4 2:33
8 At the Club
2:59
9 Come Rain or Come Shine
3:41
10 Baby It's Cold Outside
4:10
11 Crying Time
2:57
12 That Lucky Old Sun
4:24
13 Cry
3:30
14 Ruby
3:52
15 Lonely Avenue
2:35
16 I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
3:42
17 In the Heat of the Night
2:36
18 I Can Make It Thru' the Days
3:55
19 Rainy Night in Georgia
6:13
20 The Jealous Kind
4:38
21 Shake Your Tail Feather (with the Blues Bros.)
2:48
22 Seven Spanish Angels (with Willie Nelson)
3:51
23 Imagine
4:29

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 1)
drums (drum set):
Connie Kay (1953-05-17) (track 7)
David "Panama" Francis (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Milt Turner (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Milton Turner (1960-03-25) (track 1)
Edward "Bruno" Carr (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Phillip Wilson (drummer) (1987-04) (track 9)
bass guitar:
Edgar Willis (bass) (1960-03-25) (track 1)
trumpet:
Jesse Drakes (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Joe Bridgewater (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Joshua "Jack" Willis (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Marcus Belgrave (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Phillip Guilbeau (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
John Hunt (trumpeter) (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
Lester Bowie (1987-04) (track 9)
Stanton Davis (1987-04) (track 9)
Rasul Siddik (trumpet player) (1987-04) (track 9)
Malachi Thompson (1987-04) (track 9)
guitar:
MacHouston "Mickey" Baker (1953-05-17) (track 7)
bass:
Lloyd Trotman (bass) (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Paul West (bass) (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Edgar Willis (bass) (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Edgar Willis (bass) (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
electric piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1959-02-18) (track 4)
alto saxophone [alto sax]:
Bennie "Hank" Crawford (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-03-25) (track 1)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
baritone saxophone [baritone sax]:
Dave McRae (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Cecil Payne (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Bennie "Hank" Crawford (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Leroy "Hog" Cooper (saxophonist) (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
tuba:
Bob Stewart (tuba) (1987-04) (track 9)
tenor saxophone [tenor sax]:
Sam "The Man" Taylor (US tenor saxophonist) (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Donald Wilkerson (1955-11-30) (track 21)
David “Fathead” Newman (1959-02-18) (track 4)
David “Fathead” Newman (1961-07-05) (track 2)
trombone:
Frank Lacy (trombone player) (1987-04) (track 9)
Steve Turre (1987-04) (track 9)
French horn:
Vincent Chancey (1987-04) (track 9)
arranger:
Ralph Burns (track 1)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 2–4, 6, 21)
Jesse Stone (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Randy Phipps (track 9)
background vocals:
The Raelettes (1959-02-18) (track 4)
The Raelettes (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
composer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 23)
Henry Glover (track 21)
Joe Greene (track 18)
Hy Heath (track 22)
Lew Herman (track 9)
Harlan Howard (track 14)
Percy Mayfield (track 2)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 22)
Hank Snow (track 10)
Rudolph Toombs (track 19)
Jo Armstead (track 23)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 4, 6, 12, 17)
Don Gibson (track 13)
Valerie Simpson (track 23)
Titus Turner (track 11)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 1)
Don Lanier (1967) (track 24)
Red Steagall (country) (1967) (track 24)
engineer:
Akile Walker (track 9)
lyricist:
Nickolas Ashford (track 23)
Henry Glover (track 21)
Joe Greene (track 18)
Harlan Howard (track 14)
Percy Mayfield (track 2)
Hank Snow (track 10)
Rudolph Toombs (track 19)
Jo Armstead (track 23)
Katharine Lee Bates (track 25)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 4, 6, 12, 17)
Don Gibson (track 13)
Valerie Simpson (track 23)
Titus Turner (track 11)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 1)
Don Lanier (1967) (track 24)
Red Steagall (country) (1967) (track 24)
producer:
Herb Abramson (track 7)
Lester Bowie (track 9)
Brass Fantasy (track 9)
Ahmet Ertegun (tracks 4, 6–7, 21)
Sid Feller (tracks 1–3)
Jerry Wexler (tracks 4, 6, 21)
solo tenor saxophone [tenor sax]:
Donald Wilkerson (1955-11-30) (track 6)
David “Fathead” Newman (1961-07-05) (track 3)
vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Renald Richard (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1960-03-25) (track 1)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
Margie Hendrix (1961-07-05) (track 2)
writer:
E.Arnold (track 20)
Jimmie Davis (Singer and songwriter) (track 5)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 7)
Charles Mitchell (1940s steel-guitarist) (track 5)
Teddy Powell (track 3)
Renald Richard (track 8)
Bobby Sharp (track 3)
C.Walker (US songwriter, singer and dancer) (track 20)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records (LC03098) (1987) (track 9)
publisher:
Hill & Range (track 6)
Mijac Music (tracks 4, 8, 20)
Progressive Music (track 4)
Tro-Essex Music (track 9)
Unichappell Music, Inc. (tracks 4, 8)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 4)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 8)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 1)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 1)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1955-11-30) (tracks 6, 21)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1960-03-25) (track 1)
Bell Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1961-07-05) (tracks 2–3)
sampled by:
Georgia by Field Mob feat. Ludacris & Jamie Foxx (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 10) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 44) (track 1)
arrangements:
America the Beautiful (for band, Dragon) (track 25)
cover recording of:
Busted (track 14)
Let's Go Get Stoned (track 23)
One Mint Julep (track 19)
You Don’t Know Me (track 20)
Drown in My Own Tears (1955-11-30) (track 21)
Georgia on My Mind (1960-03-25) (track 1)
Night Time Is the Right Time (1987-04) (track 9)
is the basis for:
America the Beautiful (Buffy Sainte-Marie version) (track 25)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
C'était plus fort que tout (I Can't Stop Loving You) (track 13)
Fauché (track 14)
Fiche le camp, Jack (Hit the Road Jack) (track 2)
Goisern (track 1)
Il faut croire (track 11)
Jamás te olvidaré (I Can't Stop Loving You) (track 13)
Painu pois Jack (track 2)
Stick iväg Jack (track 2)
你是我的陽光 (track 5)
永遠都深愛你 (track 20)
later versions:
Délivre-moi (Unchain My Heart) (track 3)
En revenant (track 10)
recording of:
A Fool for You (track 12)
Here We Go Again (Country music standard, popularized by Ray Charles) (track 24)
I Got a Woman (track 8)
I’m Moving On (track 10)
Sticks and Stones (track 11)
Tell the Truth (track 17)
Mess Around (1953-05-17) (track 7)
Hallelujah, I Love Her So (1955-11-30) (track 6)
What’d I Say (1959-02-18) (track 4)
Hit the Road Jack (1961-07-05) (track 2)
Unchain My Heart (1961-07-05) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 5)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
William Peeples (1956-05-16) (track 15)
trumpet:
Joe Bridgewater (1956-05-16) (track 15)
John Hunt (trumpeter) (1956-05-16) (track 15)
bass:
Roosevelt "Whiskey" Sheffield (1956-05-16) (track 15)
piano:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1956-05-16) (track 15)
baritone saxophone [baritone sax]:
Emmott Dennis (1956-05-16) (track 15)
arranger:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (track 15)
background vocals:
The Cookies (50s girl group) (1956-05-16) (track 15)
composer:
Frankie Brown (track 1)
Robert Guidry (track 20)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 23)
Buck Owens (track 11)
Doc Pomus (track 15)
Heinz Roemheld (track 14)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 2)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 5–7)
Churchill Kohlman (track 13)
Frank Loesser (track 10)
Tony Joe White (track 19)
Harold Arlen (1946) (track 9)
Beasley Smith (1949) (track 12)
lyricist:
Frankie Brown (track 1)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 23)
Buck Owens (track 11)
Doc Pomus (track 15)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 2)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (tracks 5–7)
Churchill Kohlman (track 13)
Frank Loesser (track 10)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 23)
Mitchell Parish (track 14)
Tony Joe White (track 19)
Johnny Mercer (1946) (track 9)
Haven Gillespie (1949) (track 12)
orchestrator:
Marty Paich (track 14)
producer:
Ahmet Ertegun (track 15)
Jerry Wexler (track 15)
solo tenor saxophone [tenor sax]:
David “Fathead” Newman (1956-05-16) (track 15)
vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1956-05-16) (track 15)
writer:
Jo Armstead (track 4)
Nickolas Ashford (track 4)
Otha Hayes (track 21)
Roy Jordan (track 16)
Verlie Rice (track 21)
Troy Seals (American singer, songwriter, and guitarist) (track 22)
Eddie Setser (In Groups: James Brown And The Dapps, Jellyroll, The Dapps) (track 22)
Valerie Simpson (track 4)
William Weldon (track 16)
Andre Williams (US RnB vocalist/musician/producer/songwriter) (track 21)
publisher:
Downtown DMP Songs (track 23)
Frank Music Corp. (track 10)
Lenono Music (track 23)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 10)
MPL UK Publishing (track 10)
Pomus Songs Inc. (track 15)
Progressive Music (track 15)
WB Music Group (track 22)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 15)
Miller Music (publisher) (1960) (track 14)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-05-16) (track 15)
cover recording of:
Baby, It’s Cold Outside (Neptune’s Daughter) (track 10)
Born to Lose (track 1)
Crying Time (track 11)
Imagine (track 23)
Ruby (track 14)
That Lucky Old Sun (track 12)
later parody versions:
Baby, It's Cold Outside (parody) (track 10)
Come Rain or Come Shine (Friars Club Tribute version) (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Als je huilt (track 13)
later translated versions:
Bas les pattes ! (track 6)
Strada della tristezza (Lonely Avenue) (track 15)
later versions:
Gamla lyckliga sol (track 12)
Hela livet leker (track 11)
Qui l'a rendu fou (track 15)
recording of:
Cry (track 13)
The Jealous Kind (track 20)
Lonely Avenue (1956-05-16) (track 15)
referred to in medleys: