Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Whiter Shade of Pale
Procol Harum 4.2 4:03
2 San Francisco
Scott McKenzie 3.65 2:57
3 With a Little Help From My Friends
Joe Cocker 3 5:08
4 It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World
James Brown 2:49
5 Georgia on My Mind
Ray Charles 3:37
6 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 2:59
7 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 3:00
8 Me and Mrs Jones
Billy Paul 4:48
9 Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime
The Korgis 5 4:07
10 You’re a Lady
Peter Skellern 4:36
11 Nights in White Satin
The Moody Blues 4:25
12 Sunny Afternoon
The Kinks 3:35
13 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:22
14 Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes 3:09
15 Samba pa ti
Santana 4:35
16 Hymn
Barclay James Harvest 5:08
17 Sixteen Tons
Eric Burdon 3:46
18 Only One Woman
The Marbles 2:47
19 Close to You
Carpenters 3:43
20 Only You
The Platters 2:37
21 Rain & Tears
Aphrodite's Child 3 3:13

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 5)
Hammond organ:
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 1)
bass guitar:
David Knights (track 1)
membranophone:
organ:
Tommy Eyre (track 3)
guitar:
Jimmy Page (track 3)
Robin Trower (track 1)
bass:
Chris Stainton (track 3)
percussion:
arranger:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 19)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (track 3)
Rosetta Hightower (track 3)
Sunny Weetman (track 3)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 19)
Boris Bergman (track 21)
Gary Brooker (track 1)
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 1)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 21)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 9)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 4)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 12)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 4)
John Sebastian (track 13)
Merle Travis (track 17)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Karen Carpenter (track 19)
lyricist:
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 9)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 4)
Hal David (track 19)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 12)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 4)
Keith Reid (track 1)
John Sebastian (track 13)
Merle Travis (track 17)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 5)
mixer:
Tony Visconti (track 3)
orchestrator:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 19)
performer:
Aphrodite’s Child (track 21)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 2)
Denny Cordell (tracks 1, 3)
Jack Daugherty (track 19)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 7)
vocals:
Gary Brooker (track 1)
writer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 8)
Cary Gilbert (track 8)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 8)
Ben E. King (track 7)
Jerry Leiber (track 7)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 3)
Calvin Lewis (track 6)
Paul McCartney (track 3)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 6)
Mike Stoller (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
A&M Records, Inc. (1970) (track 19)
publisher:
Casa David LP (track 19)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 7)
Jac Music, Inc. (track 19)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 7)
Mijac Music (track 6)
Trio Music (track 7)
U.S. Songs, Inc. (track 19)
Unichappell Music (track 7)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 2)
Universal Music Corp. (USA, affiliated with ASCAP) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 6)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 5)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 5)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 6)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 6)
Northern Songs Ltd. (1967) (track 3)
additionally sampled by:
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 57) (track 1)
arrangements:
I Need Your Lovin’ (Marc et Claude version of “Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime”) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Georgia on My Mind (track 5)
Sixteen Tons (track 17)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Seize tonnes (track 17)
Sie hieß Mary Ann (track 17)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 7)
Sixteen Tons (Parody) (track 17)
Ylihärmä (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Svunnen tid (track 12)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 7)
Goisern (track 5)
Jeder braucht einen Freund (With a Little Help From My Friends) (track 3)
Nah bei dir (track 19)
Pregherò (track 7)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 7)
Stand by Me (track 7)
Tage, da träum ich (track 13)
Đến bên em (track 7)
カフェにて (track 19)
比翼鳥 (track 2)
緊靠一起 (track 7)
靜心等 (track 17)
recording of:
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 8)
Rain and Tears (track 21)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 7)
Sunny Afternoon (track 12)
Daydream (1966) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 2)
All Together Now (medley) (track 3)
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (track 19)