Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Who Wants to Live Forever Queen 3.75 5:15
2 Purple Rain Prince & The Revolution 4:06
3 Behind Blue Eyes Limp Bizkit 5 4:29
4 Hedonism (Just Because You Feel Good) Skunk Anansie 4 3:26
5 It's Been Awhile Staind 4:25
6 Sober P!nk 3.5 4:10
7 Here Without You 3 Doors Down 4.2 3:56
8 Hero Chad Kroeger 4 3:18
9 The Reason Hoobastank 4 3:52
10 It's Not Over Daughtry 3:27
11 Join Me HIM 3:37
12 Butterfly Crazy Town 3:32
13 Weatherman Sub7even 4:53
14 Knockin' on Heaven's Door Selig 3:41
15 Miss You Love Silverchair 4 4:00
16 Silent Lucidity Queensrÿche 4.65 5:46
17 What It's Like Everlast 4 5:03
18 If Today Was Your Last Day Nickelback 3.8 4:08
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Easy Faith No More 3.4 3:06
2 Alive and Kicking Simple Minds 4:30
3 Dirty Diana Michael Jackson 4:40
4 Black Velvet Alannah Myles 4.6 4:45
5 Send Me an Angel Scorpions 4 4:30
6 Empty Rooms Gary Moore 4:12
7 More Than a Feeling Boston 4 4:44
8 Time to Wonder Fury in the Slaughterhouse 5:23
9 Europa (Earth's Cry, Heaven's Smile) Santana 4 5:03
10 Two Out of Three Ain't Bad Meat Loaf 4:46
11 Nights in White Satin The Moody Blues 4.65 4:25
12 All You Zombies The Hooters 5:57
13 Love Conquers All Deep Purple 5 3:44
14 Stairway to Heaven Far Corporation 3:58
15 Holding Out for a Hero Bonnie Tyler 4.35 4:22
16 With a Little Help From My Friends Joe Cocker 3 5:07
17 Dust in the Wind Kansas 4.25 3:26
18 In the Ghetto Elvis Presley 4 2:56

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Jacqueline Suzuki (track 17)
electric bass guitar [Bass]:
Markku Lappalainen (track 9)
cello:
Elizabeth Wright (track 17)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3]:
Rick Hopkins (keyboards) (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Matt Cameron (US drummer (Pearl Jam, Soundgarden)) (track 8)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
drums (drum set) [Drums]:
Chris Hesse (track 9)
bass guitar:
Harrell (track 7)
strings:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
Giovanni Loria (track 17)
Deborah Lurie (track 9)
SD50’s (track 17)
viola:
John Wang (track 17)
membranophone:
Josh Freese (American drummer) (track 7)
synthesizer:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
guitar:
Tyler Connolly (track 8)
John Deacon (track 1)
Dan Estrin (track 9)
Henderson (member of 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
Roberts (Mississippi rock guitarist for 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
bass:
Ben Bocardo (track 17)
John Deacon (track 1)
Mike Kroeger (track 8)
electric guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
percussion:
Matthew Burgess (track 7)
keyboard:
John Deacon (track 1)
piano:
Robert Woolf (track 15)
drum machine programming:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
guitar family:
Everlast (track 17)
additional engineer:
Dave Holdredge (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Rich Alvy (track 15)
Croydon (Engineer) (track 1)
Gordon Sran (track 7)
Latif Tayour (track 7)
assistant mixer:
Chad Bamford (track 4)
Dean Maher (track 7)
Paul Silveira (track 7)
Guido South (track 4)
assistant recording engineer:
Marc Ramaer (track 16)
Honchol Sin (track 7)
Tom Sweeney (US engineer) (track 7)
background vocals:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
composer:
Dan Estrin (track 9)
Marcella Araica (Mixing engineer) (track 6)
Floyd Hills (US producer Nate Hills) (track 6)
Chris DeGarmo (track 16)
Kara DioGuardi (track 6)
Bob Dylan (track 14)
Daniel Johns (track 15)
Chad Kroeger (track 8)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Alecia Moore (american singer/songwriter) (track 6)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 2)
Erik Schrody (track 17)
Pete Townshend (of The Who) (track 3)
Ville Valo (track 11)
concertmaster:
Joel G. Derouin (track 7)
conductor:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 7)
Michael Kamen (track 1)
editor:
Rick Parashar (track 7)
Dave Holdredge (track 3)
Geoff Ott (track 7)
engineer:
John Gamble (member of the SD50s) (track 17)
Rick Parashar (track 7)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
GGGarth (Canadian music producer and engineer) (track 4)
Steve Churchyard (track 7)
Mr. Colson (track 4)
Geoff Ott (track 7)
Andrew Scarth (track 4)
lead vocals:
Arnold (Vocalist for 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
Skin (Skunk Anansie singer) (track 4)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
lyricist:
Marcella Araica (Mixing engineer) (track 6)
Floyd Hills (US producer Nate Hills) (track 6)
Chris DeGarmo (track 16)
Kara DioGuardi (track 6)
Bob Dylan (track 14)
Daniel Johns (track 15)
Chad Kroeger (track 8)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Alecia Moore (american singer/songwriter) (track 6)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 2)
Doug Robb (track 9)
Erik Schrody (track 17)
Pete Townshend (of The Who) (track 3)
Ville Valo (track 11)
miscellaneous support:
Susie Katayama (track 7)
mixer:
Joe Barresi (track 4)
Chris Lord‐Alge (track 9)
Brendan O’Brien (engineer) (track 3)
Kevin Shirley (producer & mixer) (track 15)
Jamie Staub (track 17)
Randy Staub (tracks 7–8)
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music) (track 1)
orchestrator:
Michael Kamen (tracks 1, 16)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
performer:
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Josey Scott (track 8)
producer:
Howard Benson (track 9)
Fred Durst (track 3)
Everlast (track 17)
John Gamble (member of the SD50s) (track 17)
Rick Parashar (track 7)
Franz Plasa (track 14)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
GGGarth (Canadian music producer and engineer) (track 4)
Dante Ross (track 17)
Chad Kroeger (track 8)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Nick Launay (track 15)
recording engineer:
James “Jimbo” Barton (producer/engineer) (track 16)
Nick Launay (track 15)
Eric Tomlinson (British recording engineer) (track 1)
vocals:
Chad Kroeger (track 8)
Doug Robb (track 9)
Josey Scott (track 8)
writer:
Johnny April (bassist in Staind) (track 5)
Arnold (Vocalist for 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
Len Arran (track 4)
Flea (US bassist) (track 12)
John Frusciante (track 12)
Harrell (track 7)
Henderson (member of 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
Anthony Kiedis (track 12)
Aaron Lewis (lead vocalist for Staind) (track 5)
Bret 'Epic' Mazur (track 12)
Mike Mushok (lead guitarist in Staind) (track 5)
Roberts (Mississippi rock guitarist for 3 Doors Down) (track 7)
Shifty Shellshock (track 12)
Skin (Skunk Anansie singer) (track 4)
Chad Smith (drummer from Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track 12)
John Wysocki (drummer) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1986) (track 1)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (track 1)
publisher:
Because Éditions (track 2)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 4)
Controversy Music (track 2)
Escatawpa Songs (track 7)
Island Music Ltd. (track 2)
Ram’s Horn Music (track 14)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 14)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Greenhouse Studios (Burnaby, BC, Canada) in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada (track 7)
edits:
has remixes:
What It's Like by Annoying (track 17)
music videos:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Behind Blue Eyes (track 3)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Ephesians (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Bleibt net stehn (track 2)
Humppasonni (track 11)
Join niin (track 11)
later translated versions:
Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door (Japanese version) (track 14)
Lockiget Hoor (track 14)
Nieśmiertelni (track 1)
Por quién vivir por siempre ("Who Wants to Live Forever") (track 1)
later versions:
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Butterfly (track 12)
Here Without You (track 7)
Hero (Spider-man) (track 8)
It's Been Awhile (track 5)
Join Me in Death (track 11)
Miss You Love (track 15)
Purple Rain (track 2)
Silent Lucidity (track 16)
Sober (track 6)
The Reason (track 9)
What It’s Like (Everlast) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Tom Scholz (track 7)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
violin [violins]:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
drums (drum set):
Sib Hashian (track 7)
Herman Rarebell (drummer, Germany) (track 5)
Barrie James Wilson (track 16)
Leon Ndugu Chancler (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Michael Shrieve (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
bass guitar:
Francis Buchholz (track 5)
Chris Stainton (track 16)
David Brown (US bassist for Santana/Allman Brothers/31st of February) (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Dave Hope (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
viola:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
chimes:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
pedal steel guitar [pedals]:
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
synthesizer:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
organ:
Tommy Eyre (track 16)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Clavinet:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
guitar:
Jimmy Page (track 16)
Carlos Santana (1975-12-16) (track 9)
guitar [guitars]:
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 6)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 7)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 7)
bass:
Tom Scholz (track 7)
vibraphone:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
timpani:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
electric guitar:
Matthias Jabs (track 5)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Jim Martin (ex-Faith No More guitarist) (1992-01 – 1992-03) (track 1)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Rudolf Schenker (track 5)
percussion:
Sib Hashian (track 7)
Armando Peraza (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Jose Chepito Áreas (1975-12-16) (track 9)
percussion [additional percussion]:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
keyboard:
Tom Coster (1975-12-16) (track 9)
saxophone:
Jules Broussard (1975-12-16) (track 9)
piano:
Leon Patillo (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
congas:
Armando Peraza (1975-12-16) (track 9)
additional engineer:
Terry Diane Becker (engineer) (track 17)
arranger:
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 17)
art direction:
Tom Drennon (track 17)
assistant engineer:
Attie Bauw (track 5)
Albert Boekholt (track 5)
Tom Fletcher (Engineer) (track 5)
Shay Baby (track 5)
assistant producer:
James (Jimbo) Barton (producer/engineer) (track 6)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (track 16)
Rosetta Hightower (track 16)
Sunny Weetman (track 16)
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
composer:
Neil Carter (track 6)
Tom Coster (track 9)
Carlos Santana (track 9)
Rudolf Schenker (track 5)
Jim Steinman (tracks 10, 15)
Mac Davis (US country singer, songwriter & actor) (track 18)
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 11)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (track 3)
Kerry Livgren (track 17)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 6)
Lionel Richie (track 1)
Tom Scholz (track 7)
engineer:
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 5)
Erwin Musper (track 5)
Terry Becker (engineer) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
guest keyboard:
Jim Vallance (track 5)
guest keyboard [keyboards]:
Andy Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 6)
guest sampler [sampled drums]:
James (Jimbo) Barton (producer/engineer) (track 6)
guest background vocals [backing vocals]:
Neil Carter (track 6)
lead vocals:
Brad Delp (track 7)
Klaus Meine (track 5)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 6)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
lead vocals [Harmony]:
Brad Delp (track 7)
lyricist:
Jim Steinman (track 10)
Mac Davis (US country singer, songwriter & actor) (track 18)
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 11)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (track 3)
Kerry Livgren (track 17)
Klaus Meine (track 5)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 6)
Dean Pitchford (track 15)
Lionel Richie (track 1)
Tom Scholz (track 7)
Kai Wingenfelder (track 8)
mixer:
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 5)
Shay Baby (track 5)
Kevin Doyle (award-winning sound engineer, producer) (track 4)
Erwin Musper (track 5)
Tony Visconti (track 16)
producer:
Tony Clark (Engineer, Abbey Road) (track 11)
Peter Collins (producer) (track 6)
Denny Cordell (track 16)
Faith No More (track 1)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 5)
David Rubinson (track 9)
Scorpions (German rock band) (track 5)
Matt Wallace (US producer & engineer) (track 1)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06) (track 17)
remixer:
James (Jimbo) Barton (producer/engineer) (track 6)
vocals:
Leon Patillo (1975-12-16) (track 9)
Carlos Santana (1975-12-16) (track 9)
writer:
Eric Bazilian (track 12)
Ritchie Blackmore (track 13)
Charlie Burchill (track 2)
Roger Glover (track 13)
Rob Hyman (track 12)
Jim Kerr (of Simple Minds) (track 2)
John Lennon (The Beatles) (track 16)
Michael MacNeil (track 2)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 16)
Jimmy Page (track 14)
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin) (track 14)
Joe Lynn Turner (US rock vocalist) (track 13)
David Tyson (Canadian producer/songwriter) (track 4)
Christopher Ward (track 4)
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) (1976) (track 7)
10 Records Ltd. (company and copyright holder for 10 Records) (1985) (track 6)
Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (1990) (track 5)
Splash Records (UK imprint under PRT Records) (1992) (track 1)
publisher:
B-n-B Music Inc. (track 18)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (track 5)
Ensign Music Corp. (track 15)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 18)
Light Music (US publishing label) (track 9)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 15)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 14)
Northern Songs Ltd. (1967) (track 16)
mixed at:
The Village (alternate branding of The Village Recorder in West LA since 1990s) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1977-08) (track 17)
produced at:
recorded at:
Studio in the Country in Bogalusa, Louisiana, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
Woodland Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
earliest release:
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 7)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 500) (track 7)
arrangements:
Nights in White Satin (orchestral arrangement) (track 11)
Nights in White Satin (piano arrangement) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Easy (track 1)
Stairway to Heaven (track 14)
is based on:
Stark Raving Love (track 15)
is the basis for:
Stop (track 1)
later parody versions:
Act Selfless (track 4)
Easter (track 1)
Lust on the Bridge (track 17)
Queasy (track 1)
Stairway to Heaven (Johnny Robels parody version) (track 14)
Stairwell to Heaven (track 14)
With Little Help From My Friends (parody) (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Ana geht no (track 18)
In the Ghetto (track 18)
In the Jura-Ghetto (track 18)
later translated versions:
Easy (track 1)
Im Getto (track 18)
Jeder braucht einen Freund (With a Little Help From My Friends) (track 16)
Leb' dei Leben (track 17)
Mes rêves de satin (track 11)
Noches de blanco satén (spanish version of 'Nights in White Satin') (track 11)
Un po’ d’amore (track 11)
ヒーロー (track 15)
昨夜夢魂中 (track 11)
昨夜夢魂中 (track 11)
木屋區 (track 18)
later versions:
Ghettos (track 18)
Pensando en ti (track 17)
live recording of:
In the Ghetto (track 18)
recording of:
Alive and Kicking (track 2)
All You Zombies (track 12)
Black Velvet (track 4)
Dirty Diana (track 3)
Empty Rooms (track 6)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 15)
Love Conquers All (track 13)
Send Me an Angel (Scorpions song) (track 5)
Time to Wonder (track 8)
Nights in White Satin (1967) (track 11)
Dust in the Wind (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
All Together Now (medley) (track 16)

Release Group

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