Tracklist

HDCD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Big Shot 4 4:04
2 Honesty 4 3:54
3 My Life 5 4:44
4 Zanzibar 4.5 5:14
5 Stiletto 4.5 4:42
6 Rosalinda’s Eyes 4 4:42
7 Half a Mile Away 4.5 4:09
8 Until the Night 3.5 6:37
9 52nd Street 4 2:29

Credits

HDCD 1

acoustic guitar:
Steve Kahn (track 3)
David Spinozza (track 2)
electric bass guitar:
Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas) (tracks 1, 3)
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (tracks 1, 3)
electric piano:
Billy Joel (track 3)
electric guitar:
Steve Kahn (track 1)
brass [horns] and strings arranger:
Robert Freedman (tracks 2, 8)
brass [horns] arranger:
Dave Grusin (track 7)
saxophone:
Richie Cannata (track 1)
piano:
Billy Joel (tracks 1, 3)
assistant engineer:
Dave Martone (US engineer) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–9)
engineer:
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks 1–9)
guest acoustic guitar:
Hugh McCracken (track 6)
guest trumpet:
Freddie Hubbard (track 4)
guest chimes and percussion:
David Friedman (US jazz percussionist, mainly vibraphone and marimba) (track 8)
guest electric guitar:
Eric Gale (track 7)
guest nylon guitar:
Hugh McCracken (track 8)
guest percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 6–7)
guest marimba and vibraphone:
Mike Mainieri (tracks 4, 6)
guest sopranino recorder:
George Marge (track 6)
guest background vocals:
Peter Cetera (track 3)
Donnie Dacus (track 3)
Babi Floyd (track 7)
Frank Floyd (US soul disco funk singer) (track 7)
Milt Grayson (track 7)
Zachary Sanders (track 7)
Ray Simpson (singer for Village People) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks 1, 3)
lyricist:
Billy Joel (tracks 1–9)
producer:
Phil Ramone (tracks 1–9)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1978) (tracks 1–9)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1978) (tracks 1–9)
publisher:
EMI April Music Inc. (1978) (tracks 1–9)
Impulsive Music (1978) (tracks 1–9)
mixed at:
recorded at:
music videos:
Big Shot by Billy Joel (track 1)
Honesty by Billy Joel (track 2)
My Life by Billy Joel (track 3)
later translated versions:
Ausus (track 2)
不要囉嗦 (track 3)
recording of:
52nd Street (track 9)
Big Shot (track 1)
Half a Mile Away (track 7)
Honesty (track 2)
My Life (track 3)
Rosalinda’s Eyes (track 6)
Stiletto (track 5)
Until the Night (track 8)
Zanzibar (track 4)