Tracklist

CD 1: The Early Years
# Title Rating Length
1 Debora
5 3:11
2 Child Star
2:53
3 Knight
2:39
4 Consuela
2:26
5 Oh Harley (The Saltimbanques)
2:20
6 Evenings of Damask
2:27
7 Iscariot
2:52
8 By the Light of the Magical Moon
2:51
9 Organ Blues
2:47
10 Elemental Child
5:33
11 Childe
1:42
12 Seagull Woman
2:23
13 Once Upon the Seas of Abyssinia
2:09
14 Cosmic Dancer
4:33
15 Lean Woman Blues
3:04
16 Rip Off
3:44
17 One Inch Rock
2:29
18 Pewtor Suitor
3:14
19 Salamanda Palaganda
2:16
20 King of the Rumbling Spires
2:12
21 Oh Baby
2:41
CD 2: The Singles A's & B's
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ride a White Swan
T. Rex 2:18
2 Is It Love
T. Rex 2:37
3 Summer Time Blues
T. Rex 2:43
4 Hot Love
T. Rex 4:59
5 Woodland Rock
T. Rex 2:26
6 The King of the Mountain Cometh
T. Rex 3:55
7 Get It On
T. Rex 4:27
8 There Was aTime
T. Rex 1:01
9 Raw Ramp
T. Rex 2:23
10 Jeepster
T. Rex 4:14
11 Life’s a Gas
T. Rex 2:27
12 Telegram Sam
T. Rex 3:49
13 Cadillac
T. Rex 3:54
14 Baby Strange
T. Rex 3:07
15 Metal Guru
T. Rex 2:29
16 Thunderwing
T. Rex 3:46
17 Lady
T. Rex 2:15
18 Children of the Revolution
T. Rex 4.35 2:28
19 Jitterbug Love
T. Rex 2:57
20 Sunken Rags
T. Rex 2:55
21 Solid Gold Easy Action
T. Rex 2:15
22 Born to Boogie
T. Rex 2:08
23 20th Century Boy
T. Rex 3:41
24 Free Angel
T. Rex 2:15
CD 3: From Glam Rock to Fast Punk 1972–1977
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Buick Mckane
T. Rex 3:34
2 Rabbit Fighter
T. Rex 3:59
3 Chariot Choogle
T. Rex 2:47
4 Tenement Lady
T. Rex 2:57
5 Left Hand Luke
T. Rex 5:18
6 Venus Loon
T. Rex 3:01
7 The Leopards Featuring Gardenia and the Mighty Slug
T. Rex 3:39
8 Till Dawn
T. Rex 3:00
9 Solid Baby
T. Rex 2:38
10 Precious Star
T. Rex 2:53
11 Calling All Destroyers
T. Rex 3:55
12 Casual Agent
T. Rex 2:55
13 Crimson Moon
T. Rex 3:24
14 Pain and Love
T. Rex 3:42
15 Teen Riot Structure
T. Rex 3:35
16 Life’s an Elevator
T. Rex 2:26
17 Tame My Tiger
T. Rex 2:30
18 Ride My Heels
T. Rex 2:30
19 Sitting Here
T. Rex 2:22
20 All Alone
T. Rex 2:50
21 Midnight
T. Rex 2:47

Credits

CD 1: The Early Years

composer:
Marc Bolan (tracks 14–16)
lyricist:
Marc Bolan (tracks 14–16)
writer:
Marc Bolan (track 17)
recording of:
Cosmic Dancer (track 14)
Debora (track 1)
Iscariot (track 7)
Lean Woman Blues (track 15)
One Inch Rock (track 17)
Rip Off (track 16)
Seagull Woman (track 12)

CD 2: The Singles A's & B's

composer:
Marc Bolan (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–12, 14–15, 18, 21, 23)
lyricist:
Marc Bolan (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 10–12, 15, 18, 21, 23)
writer:
Jerry Capehart (track 3)
Eddie Cochran (track 3)
publisher:
American Music (track 3)
Fintage Publishing (track 23)
Onward Music Ltd. (track 4)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
Westminster Music (track 15)
Westminster Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 4, 7)
Wizard (Bahamas) (track 23)
sampled by:
Revolution by Blazin’ Squad (track 18)
arrangements:
Wo mer endlich Sommer hann (translated) (track 3)
is the basis for:
21ST CHERRY BOY (track 23)
Revolution (track 18)
later parody versions:
Gideon (track 7)
Vaivaisen luut (track 3)
later translated versions:
噴火 (track 7)
later versions:
recording of:
20th Century Boy (track 23)
Baby Strange (track 14)
Born to Boogie (track 22)
Get It On (Bang a Gong) (track 7)
Hot Love (track 4)
Is It Love (track 2)
Jeepster (track 10)
Life’s a Gas (track 11)
Metal Guru (track 15)
Raw Ramp (track 9)
Ride a White Swan (track 1)
Summertime Blues (track 3)
Telegram Sam (track 12)
There Was a Time (track 8)
Woodland Rock (track 5)
translated parody version of:
Sammarkveld Blues (track 3)

CD 3: From Glam Rock to Fast Punk 1972–1977

composer:
Marc Bolan (tracks 1, 20)
lyricist:
Marc Bolan (tracks 1, 20)
recording of:
All Alone (track 20)
Buick Mackane (track 1)