Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Something in the Way She Moves
3:15
A2 Carolina in My Mind
4:02
A3 Fire and Rain
5 3:28
A4 Sweet Baby James
3 2:52
A5 Country Road
3 3:26
A6 You've Got a Friend
4.6 4:35
B1 Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight
5 2:41
B2 Walking Man
3:38
B3 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
5 3:41
B4 Mexico
3:03
B5 Shower the People
4:04
B6 Steamroller
5:18

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks A6, B2, B4)
acoustic guitar and congas:
Danny Kortchmar (track A6)
shakers:
Russ Kunkel (track B4)
drumset [drums]:
Jim Keltner (track B3)
Russ Kunkel (tracks B3–B4)
Rick Marotta (track B2)
bass guitar:
Lee Sklar (track A6)
strings:
Gene Orloff (track B2)
afuche / cabasa, congas and drums:
Russ Kunkel (track A6)
tambourine:
Russ Kunkel (track B3)
bass:
Andy Muson (track B2)
Lee Sklar (tracks B3–B4)
electric piano:
Kenny Ascher (track B2)
electric guitar:
Danny Kortchmar (tracks B3–B4)
David Spinozza (track B2)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (track B4)
percussion:
Milt Holland (track B4)
Ralph MacDonald (track B2)
Rhodes piano [Fender Rhodes]:
Clarence McDonald (track B3)
piano:
Clarence McDonald (track B3)
harp:
Gayle Levant (track B4)
background vocals:
Joni Mitchell (track A6)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks A6, B2)
background vocals [vocal harmonies]:
David Crosby (track B4)
Graham Nash (track B4)
Carly Simon (track B3)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track B3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track B3)
Carole King (track A6)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks A1–A5, B1–B2, B4–B6)
concertmaster:
Gene Orloff (track B2)
engineer:
Lee Herschberg (tracks B3–B4)
Bill Lazerus (tracks A3–A5)
Harry Maslin (track B2)
lead vocals:
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (1969-12) (tracks A3–A5)
lyricist:
Carole King (track A6)
Edward Holland, Jr. (track B3)
James Taylor (singer-songwriter and guitarist) (tracks A1–A5, B1–B2, B4–B6)
mixer:
Lee Herschberg (tracks B3–B4)
Harry Maslin (track B2)
producer:
Peter Asher (tracks A3–A5)
David Spinozza (track B2)
Russ Titelman (tracks B3–B4)
Lenny Waronker (tracks B3–B4)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1974) (track B2)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1975) (tracks B3–B4)
publisher:
Country Road Music, Inc. ( – ????) (track A3)
Country Road Music, Inc. (tracks A1–A2, A4–A5, B1, B4–B5)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks A3, B1)
Country Road Music, Inc. (1974) (track B2)
engineered at:
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1974-01 – 1974-04) (track B2)
mixed at:
Warner Bros. Recording Studios (North Hollywood, a/k/a Amigo Studios) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks B3–B4)
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1974-01 – 1974-04) (track B2)
recorded at:
Sunset Sound in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1969-12) (tracks A3–A5)
part of:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
You've Got a Text (track A6)
later translated versions:
Du har en vän (track A6)
Eilses rändan taas (track A6)
Sol och regn (track A3)
Tens un amic (track A6)
Tu amigo fiel (track A6)
You’ve Got a Friend (Japanese version) (track A6)
later versions:
Steamroller Blues (track B6)
live recording of:
Steamroller (track B6)
medley of:
My Love (track B1)
recording of:
Carolina in My Mind (track A2)
Mexico (James Taylor song) (track B4)
Shower the People (track B5)
Walking Man (James Taylor song) (track B2)
Country Road (1969-12) (track A5)
Fire and Rain (1969-12) (track A3)
Sweet Baby James (1969-12) (track A4)
referred to in medleys:
My Love (track B1)