Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rapper's Delight
The Sugarhill Gang 5:05
2 Pillow Talk
Sylvia 4:23
3 We Are Family
Sister Sledge 5 3:36
4 Freddie's Dead
Curtis Mayfield 3:49
5 Get Down Tonight
KC and The Sunshine Band 5 3:13
6 Get Off
Foxy 3:34
7 Slide
Slave 3:21
8 Good Times
Chic 3:45
9 Tighter, Tighter
Alive and Kicking 2:45
10 The Message
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five 4.5 7:12

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Carl Driggs (track 6)
Ish Ledesma (track 6)
Curtis Mayfield (track 4)
lyricist:
Carl Driggs (track 6)
Curtis Mayfield (track 4)
performer:
The Furious Five (track 10)
writer:
Michael Burton (track 2)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 5)
Bernard Edwards (tracks 1, 3, 8)
Richard Finch (track 5)
Edward Fletcher (track 10)
Guy O'Brien (track 1)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 10)
Henry Jackson (track 1)
Sylvia Robinson (tracks 1–2, 10)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 1, 3, 8)
Michael Wright (track 1)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 3)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 10)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 3)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 3–4)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc (1972 – ????) (track 4)
DJ-mixes:
edits:
The Message (original mix edit (only verses 3 & 5)) by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five (track 10)
karaoke versions:
The Message (instrumental) by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five (track 10)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
County Line by Coolio (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 51) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Cabinet Battle #1 (Hamilton: An American Musical) (track 10)
Kenny’s Dead (track 4)
The Message (track 10)
later parody versions:
Get Found Tonight (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Rapper's Deutsch (track 1)
later translated versions:
We Are Family (Japanese version) (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Freddie’s Dead (track 4)
Get Down Tonight (“Do a little dance, make a little love”) (track 5)
Get Off (track 6)
Good Times (track 8)
Pillow Talk (track 2)
Rapper’s Delight (track 1)
The Message (track 10)
We Are Family (track 3)