Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mighty Mighty
3 3:03
2 Devotion
4:50
3 Keep Your Head to the Sky
5:10
4 Kalimba Story
3 4:02
5 Shining Star
4 2:50
6 That’s the Way of the World
3.35 5:46
7 Reasons
2.5 5:00
8 Sing a Song
3 3:24
9 Can’t Hide Love
3 4:11
10 Getaway
3 3:47
11 On Your Face
4:34
12 Saturday Nite
3 4:03
13 Got to Get You Into My Life
3 4:03
14 September
4.85 3:35
15 Serpentine Fire
4.5 3:51
16 Fantasy
4 4:38
17 I’ll Write a Song for You
5:24
18 Drum Song
5:09
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Boogie Wonderland
4 4:49
2 In the Stone
4:25
3 Can’t Let Go
3:29
4 After the Love Has Gone
4:39
5 You and I
3:33
6 Let Me Talk
4:08
7 And Love Goes On
4:05
8 You
5:31
9 Let’s Groove
4.65 5:39
10 Fall in Love With Me
3 5:52
11 Magnetic
4:22
12 Dance Dance Dance
3:12
13 System or Survival
5:01
14 Sunday Morning (radio mix)
4:11
15 Pure Gold
4:41
16 The Way You Move
4:37
17 My Promise
3:22

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Charles Stepney (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 18)
Earth, Wind & Fire (tracks 1–7, 18)
associate producer:
Charles Stepney (tracks 1–2, 4, 18)
co-producer:
Charles Stepney (tracks 5–7)
composer:
Skip Scarborough (track 9)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 18)
Verdine White (track 18)
engineer:
George Massenburg (tracks 5–7, 15–17)
lyricist:
Skip Scarborough (track 9)
producer:
Charles Stepney (tracks 8, 10, 12)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (tracks 1–2, 4–8, 10, 12, 14–18)
Joe Wissert (tracks 1–4, 18)
vocals arranger:
Joe Herbert (vocal arranger) (tracks 6, 14)
writer:
Philip Bailey (tracks 2, 5, 7, 12, 17)
Steve Beckmeier (track 17)
Reginald "Sonny" Burke (Keyboard player) (track 15)
Peter Cor (track 10)
Eduardo Del Barrio (track 16)
Larry Dunn (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 13)
Paul McCartney (track 13)
Al McKay (tracks 8, 12, 14, 17)
Charles Stepney (tracks 6–7)
Bernard Taylor (guitarist, songwriter, vocalist, ex-member of Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 10)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 12, 14–16)
Verdine White (tracks 1, 6, 15–16)
Allee Willis (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1975) (tracks 5–7)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1975) (tracks 8–9)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1978 –) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1978) (track 14)
publisher:
Alexscar Music (track 9)
Criga Music (track 16)
EMI April Music Inc. (tracks 5, 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 14)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 14)
Northern Songs Ltd. (track 13)
Saggifire Music (track 16)
Steel Chest Music (track 14)
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 9)
has remixes:
sampled by:
Gator by Le Knight Club (track 3)
Guidance by Guru feat. Amel Larrieux (track 3)
Hold On Be Strong by 2Pac (track 17)
Kobiety są gorące by Norbi (track 14)
The One (explicit) by Cee-Lo Green feat. Jazze Pha & T.I. (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 329) (track 6)
arrangements:
Got to Get You Into My Life (arr. Johan Bjurling) (track 13)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Child of God (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
A Kapella (track 14)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Devotion (track 2)
Drum Song (track 18)
Getaway (track 10)
Kalimba Story (track 4)
Mighty Mighty (track 1)
Reasons (track 7)
Saturday Nite (track 12)
September (track 14)
Shining Star (track 5)
Sing a Song (track 8)
Fantasy (1977-08) (track 16)
I'll Write a Song for You (1977-08) (track 17)
Serpentine Fire (1977-08) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Jon Lind (track 1)
Martin Page (track 11)
lyricist:
Allee Willis (track 1)
Martin Page (track 11)
producer:
Al McKay (track 1)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (tracks 1–2, 9)
vocals:
The Emotions (Chicago soul, disco and R&B female vocal group) (track 1)
writer:
Bill Myers (track 3)
Bill Champlin (track 4)
Larry Dunn (track 7)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (tracks 2, 2, 4, 7)
Jay Graydon (track 4)
Brenda Russell (track 7)
Wayne Vaughn (tracks 9–10)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (tracks 2, 2–3, 7, 9–10)
Verdine White (track 7)
Allee Willis (tracks 2, 2–3)
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) (1981) (track 9)
publisher:
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 1, 4)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 4, 9)
Fozbeats Music (track 4)
Irving Music (BMI) (tracks 1, 4)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 4)
edits:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
is the basis for:
I’m Alive (track 1)
live recording of:
In the Stone (track 2)
recording of:
And Love Goes On (track 7)
Boogie Wonderland (track 1)
Can't Let Go (track 3)
In the Stone (track 2)
Let’s Groove (track 9)
Magnetic (track 11)
referred to in medleys: