Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine James Brown 4 5:18
2 Don’t Go Breaking My Heart Elton John & Kiki Dee 3.55 4:31
3 Love Will Keep Us Together Captain & Tennille 5 3:23
4 Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone The Temptations 3.65 6:54
5 I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor 3.85 3:19
6 Don’t Leave Me This Way Thelma Houston 5:43
7 Nothing From Nothing Billy Preston 2:37
8 I Can Help Billy Swan 3:58
9 Rock ’n’ Roll Part 1 Gary Glitter 3:01
10 All Right Now Free 4.65 4:15
11 Black Betty Ram Jam 3:58
12 Stuck in the Middle With You Stealers Wheel 4 3:24
13 Love Is in the Air John Paul Young 3 3:26
14 That’s the Way (I Like It) KC and the Sunshine Band 3:05
15 Let the Music Play Barry White 4 3:29
16 Rock Your Baby George McCrae 3 3:13
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fernando ABBA 4.15 4:11
2 Sugar Baby Love The Rubettes 3:31
3 Let’s All Chant Michael Zager Band 5 3:05
4 Y.M.C.A. Village People 5 3:46
5 I Feel Love Donna Summer 5 5:53
6 Daddy Cool Boney M. 4.2 3:30
7 Shame Evelyn “Champagne” King 4 6:31
8 Get Ready Rare Earth 2:48
9 Rockin’ All Over the World Status Quo 4 3:27
10 Show Me the Way Peter Frampton 5 4:37
11 Driver’s Seat Sniff ’n’ the Tears 4.25 4:00
12 Hold the Line Toto 4.15 3:58
13 Europa (Earth’s Cry Heaven’s Smile) Carlos Santana 5:01
14 Walk on the Wild Side Lou Reed 4.15 4:13
15 Father and Son Cat Stevens 4.5 3:39
16 Love Is All Roger Glover 3:17

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1976-05) (track 2)
violin:
Kenneth Yerke (track 3)
electric bass guitar:
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (1976-05) (track 2)
electric bass guitar [Fender]:
The Captain (track 3)
Hammond organ:
The Captain (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Hal Blaine (track 3)
John Starks (track 1)
Roger Pope (1976-05) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Bootsy Collins (US funk musician & songwriter) (track 1)
trumpet:
Clayton Gunnells (track 1)
strings arranger:
Kenneth Yerke (track 3)
membranophone:
Roger Pope (1976-05) (track 2)
wind chime:
The Captain (track 3)
tambourine:
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (1976-05) (track 2)
Minimoog [Mini-moog]:
The Captain (track 3)
synthesizer [Arp String Ensemble]:
The Captain (track 3)
synthesizer [Odyssey]:
The Captain (track 3)
organ:
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (track 1)
Clavinet:
The Captain (track 3)
guitar:
Catfish Collins (track 1)
bass:
Kenny Passarelli (Bass, piano) (1976-05) (track 2)
electric piano:
James Newton Howard (composer) (1976-05) (track 2)
electric guitar:
Davey Johnstone (1976-05) (track 2)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (track 3)
keyboard [Clavietta]:
The Captain (track 3)
celesta:
The Captain (track 3)
Rhodes piano [Fender Rhodes electric piano]:
James Newton Howard (composer) (1976-05) (track 2)
bongos:
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (1976-05) (track 2)
piano:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 1)
The Captain (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
Robert McCullough (track 1)
congas:
Hal Blaine (track 3)
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (1976-05) (track 2)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
The Captain (track 3)
arranger:
The Captain (track 3)
Gene Page (track 15)
Barry White (track 15)
associate producer:
Freddie Perren (track 5)
Toni Tennille (track 3)
background vocals:
Toni Tennille (track 3)
Curt Boettcher (1976-05) (track 2)
Cidny Bullens (American singer-songwriter) (1976-05) (track 2)
Kiki Dee (1976-05) (track 2)
composer:
Ann Orson (track 2)
Neil Sedaka (track 3)
Joe Egan (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 12)
Gerald Rafferty (track 12)
Barrett Strong (track 4)
Barry White (track 15)
Norman Whitfield (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
engineer:
Frank Kejmar (engineer) (track 15)
guest vocals:
Kiki Dee (1976-05) (track 2)
lead vocals:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1970) (track 1)
Elton John (1976-05) (track 2)
lyricist:
Carte Blanche (aka. Bernie Taupin, Onions) (track 2)
Joe Egan (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 12)
Howard Greenfield (track 3)
Gerald Rafferty (track 12)
Barrett Strong (track 4)
Barry White (track 15)
Norman Whitfield (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
orchestrator:
James Newton Howard (composer) (track 2)
performer:
The J.B.’s (track 1)
producer:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 1)
The Captain (track 3)
Gus Dudgeon (track 2)
Dino Fekaris (track 5)
Barry White (track 15)
vocals:
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (track 1)
George McCrae (track 16)
Kiki Dee (1976-05) (track 2)
Elton John (1976-05) (track 2)
writer:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 1)
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (track 1)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 16)
Dino Fekaris (track 5)
Richard Finch (track 16)
Andy Fraser (English bassist, member of Free) (track 10)
Kenneth Gamble (track 6)
Cary Gilbert (track 6)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 6)
Ron Lenhoff (track 1)
Freddie Perren (track 5)
Paul Rodgers (track 10)
Harry Vanda (track 13)
George Young (Australian producer) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Inc. (1970) (track 1)
A&M Records, Ltd. (1972) (track 12)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1974) (track 16)
A&M Records, Inc. (1975) (track 3)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1978 –) (track 5)
publisher:
Baby Bun Music Ltd (track 12)
EMI Longitude Music (track 16)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 10)
Peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 16)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (temporary comment for merge; renamed Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. circa 1998) (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 5)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
edit of:
Let the Music Play (LP version) by Barry White (track 15)
edits:
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Résurrection by KDD (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 168) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 326) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 489) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Black Betty (track 11)
is the basis for:
Supreme (track 5)
點俾某君聽 (track 10)
later parody versions:
Go Right Now (track 10)
Neun Live (track 5)
Sat on the Level (track 12)
Stuck in the Metal (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
't Is voorbij (track 5)
Bambaşka Biri (Turkish version) (track 5)
Gevangen met u (track 12)
Oon voimissain (track 5)
later versions:
recording of:
All Right Now (track 10)
I Will Survive (track 5)
Let the Music Play (track 15)
Love Is in the Air (track 13)
Rock Your Baby (track 16)
Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (1976-05) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (track 4)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 6)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Paul Roberts (Lead singer of Sniff ’n’ The Tears) (track 11)
violin:
Eddie Jobson (1974) (track 16)
electric bass guitar:
Herbie Flowers (1972-08) (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Harvey Burns (track 15)
Luigi Salvoni (track 11)
Jeffrey Porcaro (1978-08) (track 12)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
John Siomos (track 10)
bass guitar:
Chris Birkin (track 11)
John Ryan (producer a/k/a “The Chicago Kid”) (track 15)
Stanley Sheldon (Bass Player) (track 10)
David Hungate (1978-08) (track 12)
strings arranger:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (track 14)
Del Newman (British conductor, orchestrator, arranger) (track 15)
membranophone:
John Halsey (1972-08) (track 14)
organ:
Bob Mayo (track 10)
guitar:
Mick Dyche (track 11)
Loz Netto (track 11)
Peter Frampton (track 10)
Bob Mayo (track 10)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 15)
guitar [2nd]:
Alun Davies (track 15)
double bass:
Herbie Flowers (1972-08) (track 14)
electric guitar:
Steve Lukather (1978-08) (track 12)
brass arranger:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (track 14)
percussion:
Lenny Castro (1978-08) (track 12)
keyboard:
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 15)
Steve Porcaro (1978-08) (track 12)
David Paich (1978-08) (track 12)
talkbox:
Peter Frampton (track 10)
Rhodes piano:
Bob Mayo (track 10)
piano:
David Paich (1978-08) (track 12)
baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Ross (1972-08) (track 14)
grand piano:
Bob Mayo (track 10)
arranger:
David Bowie (track 14)
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (track 14)
Peter Frampton (track 10)
Lou Reed (track 14)
background vocals:
Frank Farian (track 6)
Marcia Barrett (track 6)
Liz Mitchell (track 6)
The Thunder Thighs (70s UK vocal group) (1972-08) (track 14)
Bobby Kimball (1978-08) (track 12)
Steve Lukather (1978-08) (track 12)
David Paich (1978-08) (track 12)
composer:
Frank Farian (track 6)
Jacques Morali (track 4)
Paul Roberts (Lead singer of Sniff ’n’ The Tears) (track 11)
Tony Waddington (track 2)
John Fogerty (track 9)
Peter Frampton (tracks 10, 10)
David Paich (track 12)
Lou Reed (track 14)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 15)
engineer:
John Mackswith (English sound engineer) (track 2)
Michael B. Tretow (track 1)
Tom Knox (track 12)
lead vocals:
Frank Farian (track 6)
Marcia Barrett (track 6)
Liz Mitchell (track 6)
Lou Reed (1972-08) (track 14)
Bobby Kimball (1978-08) (track 12)
lyricist:
Henri Belolo (track 4)
Wayne Bickerton (track 2)
John Fogerty (track 9)
Peter Frampton (tracks 10, 10)
David Paich (track 12)
Lou Reed (track 14)
George Reyam (track 6)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 15)
Victor Willis (track 4)
mixer:
Tom Knox (track 12)
orchestra:
Mountain Fjord Orchestra (1974) (track 16)
premiered by:
The Rubettes (1974-01) (track 2)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Pete Bellotte (track 5)
David Bowie (track 14)
Frank Farian (track 6)
Jacques Morali (track 4)
Giorgio Moroder (track 5)
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (track 14)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 15)
Status Quo (UK boogie rock band) (track 9)
Toto (US rock group) (track 12)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
Wayne Bickerton (track 2)
Peter Frampton (track 10)
Lou Reed (track 14)
solo clarinet:
George Marge (track 3)
solo violin:
John Rostein (track 15)
solo trumpet:
Raymond Crisara (track 3)
vocals:
Alvin Fields (track 3)
Paul Roberts (Lead singer of Sniff ’n’ The Tears) (track 11)
Billy Baker (track 3)
Ronnie James Dio (track 16)
Peter Frampton (track 10)
Bob Mayo (track 10)
Dolette McDonald (track 3)
Stanley Sheldon (Bass Player) (track 10)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 15)
writer:
Stig Anderson (track 1)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Pete Bellotte (track 5)
Reuben Cross (track 7)
Alvin Fields (track 3)
John H. Fitch, Jr. (track 7)
Roger Glover (track 16)
Eddie Hardin (track 16)
Giorgio Moroder (track 5)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 5)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
Michael Zager (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Island Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK record company) (1970) (track 15)
Purple Records (releases 1971-1979 , currently sub of EMI) (1974) (track 16)
Polar Music AB (1976) (track 1)
Casablanca Record & FilmWorks, Inc. (not for release label use, for copyrights use only) (1977) (track 5)
WEA Filipacchi Music (not for release label use! copyrights/distribution only, FR division of WEA International Inc. in the 1970s) (1977) (track 5)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1978) (track 12)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1978) (track 12)
publisher:
Arlovol Music (track 2)
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 1)
Budde Music Inc. (tracks 2, 5)
Can’t Stop Music (US work publisher, affiliated with BMI) (track 4)
Cat Music Ltd. (track 15)
Dunbar Music, Inc. (track 7)
Halit Music (track 16)
Lion Music (track 16)
Polar Music AB ( – ????) (track 1)
Rick S. Music (track 5)
Scorpio Music (French label) (track 4)
Spirit Two Music (track 12)
Union Songs Music (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Freshwater Music Ltd. (1970 –) (track 15)
Irving Music, Inc. (1970 –) (track 15)
EMI Waterford Music (1976 –) (track 1)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1976 –) (track 1)
mixed at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (track 14)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1972-08) (track 14)
Studio 55 in Los Angeles, California, United States (1978-08) (track 12)
has remixes:
I Feel Love (12″ single) by Donna Summer (1977) (track 5)
mash-ups:
Baby Don’t Drive by G3RSt (track 11)
sampled by:
I Feel Love & Chase by GU (track 5)
King of Snake (music video) by Underworld (track 5)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 46) (track 5)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 75) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 221) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 411) (track 5)
arrangements:
Stüverhoff (translated) (track 14)
cover recording of:
Get Ready (track 8)
is the basis for:
Fight Test (track 15)
King of Snake (track 5)
later parody versions:
A.N.T.S. (track 4)
Obadiah (track 12)
P-A-C-K (track 4)
Sex on the Seafront (track 14)
YHWH (track 4)
Äijä viilee (track 6)
Åsa Bodén (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
L.M.A.A. (track 4)
Neigschbeit (track 14)
Rheinsehn (track 14)
Rumarimprempsa (track 2)
later translated versions:
Fernando (Spanish version) (track 1)
Laulumme soi (track 4)
Lekker... (track 4)
Miesstrippari (track 4)
Miltä meno maistuu (track 14)
Papa kalt (track 6)
Schicksal (track 14)
Seisovaa ilmaa (track 14)
Sugar Baby Love (Japanese version) (track 2)
YMCA好知己 (track 4)
later versions:
Trop beau (track 2)
live recording of:
Show Me the Way (track 10)
recording of:
Daddy Cool (track 6)
Driver’s Seat (Sniff ’n’ the Tears song) (track 11)
Father and Son (Cat Stevens) (track 15)
I Feel Love (track 5)
Let’s All Chant (track 3)
Love is All (track 16)
Shame (track 7)
Show Me the Way (track 10)
Sugar Baby Love (The Rubettes) (track 2)
Y.M.C.A. (track 4)
Walk on the Wild Side (1972-08) (track 14)
Fernando (English version) (1975) (track 1)
Hold the Line (1978-08) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (tracks 1–2)
More Stars (7″ mix) (7″ mix, duration: ~4:42) (track 1)
Megamix (Boney M) (track 6)
Mega Mix (track 6)

Release

ASIN:FR: B00004USFH [info]