Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 More Than a Feeling Boston 4 4:47
2 Don’t Stop Believin’ Journey 4.25 4:11
3 I Want You to Want Me Cheap Trick 4.6 3:12
4 Because the Night Patti Smith 4.9 3:23
5 Jessie’s Girl Rick Springfield 3:14
6 Cold as Ice Foreigner 3.85 3:22
7 Rosanna Toto 3.75 4:00
8 Keep on Loving You REO Speedwagon 3.9 3:22
9 Babe Styx 3 3:50
10 Makin’ Love Out of Nothin’ at All Air Supply 5 5:43
11 Shadows of the Night Pat Benatar 3:43
12 Rebel Yell Billy Idol 4.9 4:48
13 Out of Touch Hall & Oates 4:08
14 Heat of the Moment Asia 4.65 3:49
15 Carry On Wayward Son Kansas 3.85 5:24
16 Rock ’n’ Roll Dreams Come Through Jim Steinman 6:28
17 Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad Meat Loaf 4.35 5:25
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 American Heartbeat Survivor 3.5 4:12
2 My Sharona The Knack 4.65 4:01
3 Hold the Line Toto 4.15 3:57
4 Owner of a Lonely Heart Yes 4.15 4:27
5 Take It on the Run REO Speedwagon 4 4:01
6 Open Arms Journey 3:19
7 Fool for Your Loving Whitesnake 3.75 4:12
8 Barracuda Heart 4:23
9 Feel Like Makin’ Love Bad Company 4.45 5:12
10 My Best Friend’s Girl The Cars 4.65 3:43
11 Life’s Been Good Joe Walsh 5 4:41
12 Harden My Heart Quarterflash 3:53
13 (Don’t Fear) The Reaper Blue Öyster Cult 5 3:51
14 She’s Not There Santana 4:10
15 You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Bachman–Turner Overdrive 4.5 3:30
16 Black Betty Ram Jam 3.8 3:58
17 Free Bird Lynyrd Skynyrd 5 4:45

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
violin:
Robby Steinhardt (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
electric bass guitar:
John Wetton (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Dennis Elliott (track 6)
Sib Hashian (track 1)
Carl Palmer (track 14)
Thommy Price (track 12)
John Wilcox (track 17)
Phil Ehart (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Steve Smith (American drummer) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Kasim Sultan (track 17)
Steve Webster (Canadian bassist, producer, composer, arranger & orchestrator) (track 12)
Ed Gagliardi (bass player (Foreigner)) (track 6)
Ross Valory (track 2)
Dave Hope (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
strings arranger:
Kenny Ascher (track 17)
viola:
Robby Steinhardt (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
synthesizer:
Al Greenwood (track 6)
Roger Powell (US musician, programmer, and columnist, band "Utopia") (track 17)
synthesizer [[Oberheim synthesizer]]:
Kerry Livgren (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
synthesizer [additional synthesizers]:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
organ:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
Clavinet:
Kerry Livgren (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
guitar:
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 6)
Neal Schon (track 2)
Steve Howe (track 14)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Steve Stevens (track 12)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 1)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 1)
bass:
Tom Scholz (track 1)
electric guitar:
Kerry Livgren (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
percussion:
Sib Hashian (track 1)
Phil Ehart (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
keyboard:
Geoff Downes (track 14)
Al Greenwood (track 6)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
keyboard and piano:
Jonathan Cain (track 2)
piano:
Roy Bittan (track 17)
Kerry Livgren (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
Moog:
Kerry Livgren (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
horn:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
arranger:
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 15)
Brad Delp (track 1)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
assistant engineer:
Jeff Glixman (track 15)
Bruce Hensal (track 1)
Deni King (engineer) (track 1)
Doug Rider (track 1)
assistant mixer:
Steve Hodge (track 1)
associate engineer:
Michael Getlin (track 6)
Kevin Herron (track 6)
Randy Mason (track 6)
Jimmy Douglass (engineer) (track 6)
background vocals:
Jonathan Cain (track 2)
Neal Schon (track 2)
Rory Dodd (track 17)
Ian Lloyd (of Stories) (track 6)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Ross Valory (track 2)
Robby Steinhardt (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
co-arranger:
Jim Masdea (track 1)
co-producer:
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 6)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
composer:
D.L. Byron (track 11)
Kevin Cronin (track 8)
Dennis DeYoung (track 9)
Daryl Hall (track 13)
Billy Idol (track 12)
Kerry Livgren (track 15)
Rick Nielsen (track 3)
John Oates (track 13)
David Paich (track 7)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Rick Springfield (track 5)
Jim Steinman (tracks 10, 17)
Steve Stevens (track 12)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (track 4)
engineer:
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (track 6)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 14)
Warren Dewey (track 1)
Bill “Bleu” Evans (engineer) (track 15)
Michael Frondelli (track 12)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
lead vocals:
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 6)
Steve Perry (former lead singer of Journey) (track 2)
Brad Delp (track 1)
Billy Idol (track 12)
Meat Loaf (track 17)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
lead vocals [Harmony]:
Brad Delp (track 1)
lyricist:
D.L. Byron (track 11)
Kevin Cronin (track 8)
Dennis DeYoung (track 9)
Daryl Hall (track 13)
Billy Idol (track 12)
Kerry Livgren (track 15)
Rick Nielsen (track 3)
John Oates (track 13)
David Paich (track 7)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Rick Springfield (track 5)
Jim Steinman (tracks 10, 17)
Steve Stevens (track 12)
Patti Smith (1977) (track 4)
Bruce Springsteen (1977) (track 4)
miscellaneous support:
T.K. (track 9)
mixer:
Jimmy Iovine (track 4)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 6)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Jimmy Douglass (engineer) (track 6)
Dave Wittman (track 12)
Shelly Yakus (track 4)
producer:
John Boylan (track 1)
Kevin Elson (track 2)
Keith Forsey (track 12)
Jeff Glixman (track 15)
Jimmy Iovine (track 4)
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 15)
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (track 6)
John Sinclair (engineer) (track 6)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (tracks 2, 14)
Todd Rundgren (track 17)
Tom Scholz (track 1)
Jim Steinman (track 10)
publisher:
Bruce Springsteen (track 4)
remixer:
Davy Moire (track 15)
Richard Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (track 15)
Kerry Livgren (track 15)
vocals:
Geoff Downes (track 14)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 6)
John Wetton (track 14)
Ed Gagliardi (bass player (Foreigner)) (track 6)
Steve Howe (track 14)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 6)
writer:
Jonathan Cain (track 2)
Geoff Downes (track 14)
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 6)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 6)
Steve Perry (former lead singer of Journey) (track 2)
Neal Schon (track 2)
John Wetton (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (tracks 1, 15)
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1977) (track 6)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1977) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 3)
Arista Records, Inc. (manufacturing and distribution company, do not add releases here) (1978 –) (track 4)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1980) (track 8)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1981) (track 2)
Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding) (1981) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1981) (track 2)
Geffen Records (1982) (track 14)
The David Geffen Company (legal rights relating to Geffen Records) (1982) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (2001) (track 15)
Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!) (2009) (track 6)
publisher:
BMG Gold Songs (track 14)
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (track 12)
Fate Music (track 8)
Spirit Two Music (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 6)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 1)
Fujipacific Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 14)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 2)
Taiyō Music (track 8)
Fuji Pacific Music inc. (– 2014-12-31) (track 6)
Yamaha Music Publishing (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 6, 14)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1976 –) (track 15)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1976 –) (track 15)
Stygian Songs (1979) (track 9)
Ackee Music Inc. (1982 –) (track 14)
Almond Legg Music Corp. (1982 –) (track 14)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1982 –) (track 14)
Fujipacific Music, Inc. (2015-01-01 –) (track 6)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 6, 14)
mixed at:
Westlake Audio (former name of Westlake Recording Studios) in Los Angeles, California, United States (track 1)
recorded at:
Studio in the Country in Bogalusa, Louisiana, United States (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1976) (track 1)
The Record Plant (aka “Record Plant” Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1976) (track 1)
earliest release:
has remixes:
Carry On Wayward Son (1984 remix) by Kansas (track 15)
mash-ups:
Hot n Cold as Ice by G3RSt (track 6)
KANSASCORE by McMaNGOS (track 15)
music videos:
Heat of the Moment (music video) by Asia (track 14)
Rebel Yell by Billy Idol (track 12)
sampled by:
Cold as Ice by M.O.P. (track 6)
Cold as Ice by Hood Surgeon (track 6)
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 1)
Ice Cold by Scott Brown (track 6)
Spring Training by Joe Budden (track 14)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 500) (track 1)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Babe (Parody) (track 9)
Devil Fell (track 12)
Hosanna (track 7)
Jesse's Boy (track 5)
Jesus and Moses (track 14)
Osama (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Bassena (track 7)
later translated versions:
Tanz den Horn (track 12)
recording of:
Babe (track 9)
Because the Night (track 4)
Cold as Ice (track 6)
Don’t Stop Believin’ (Journey song) (track 2)
Heat of the Moment (track 14)
Jessie’s Girl (track 5)
Keep On Loving You (track 8)
Out of Touch (track 13)
Rebel Yell (track 12)
Rosanna (track 7)
Carry On Wayward Son (1975 – 1976) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 2)
The Big Medley (track 15)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Tommy Aldridge (track 7)
Jeffrey Porcaro (1978-08) (track 3)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1983) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Rudy Sarzo (track 7)
David Hungate (1978-08) (track 3)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (1983) (track 4)
membranophone:
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 2)
guitar:
Steve Vai (track 7)
Trevor Rabin (1983) (track 4)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 2)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 2)
bass:
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 2)
electric guitar:
Steve Lukather (1978-08) (track 3)
percussion:
Lenny Castro (1978-08) (track 3)
keyboard:
Alan Pasqua (track 7)
Steve Porcaro (1978-08) (track 3)
David Paich (1978-08) (track 3)
Tony Kaye (1983) (track 4)
piano:
David Paich (1978-08) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Hill Swimmer (track 1)
Nigel Walker (UK producer/engineer/guitarist) (track 10)
background vocals:
Tommy Funderburk (track 7)
Glenn Hughes (UK rock bassist and vocalist) (track 7)
Bobby Kimball (1978-08) (track 3)
Steve Lukather (1978-08) (track 3)
David Paich (1978-08) (track 3)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 14)
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 15)
Allen Collins (track 17)
Donald Roeser (track 13)
Ric Ocasek (track 10)
David Paich (track 3)
Gary Richrath (track 5)
Marv Ross (track 12)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 17)
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (track 11)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
engineer:
Mike Clink (tracks 1, 7)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 7)
Phil Bonnano (track 1)
Gary Langan (track 4)
Geoff Workman (track 10)
Tom Knox (track 3)
lead vocals:
David Coverdale (track 7)
Bobby Kimball (1978-08) (track 3)
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 2)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1983) (track 4)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 14)
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 15)
Allen Collins (track 17)
Donald Roeser (track 13)
Ric Ocasek (track 10)
David Paich (track 3)
Gary Richrath (track 5)
Marv Ross (track 12)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 17)
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (track 11)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
mixer:
Mike Clink (track 7)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 7)
Tom Knox (track 3)
Ron Nevison (track 9)
producer:
Bad Company (British blues-rock supergroup) (track 9)
Roy Thomas Baker (producer) (track 10)
Mike Clink (track 7)
Tom Coster (track 14)
Trevor Horn (track 4)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 7)
Jim Peterik (track 1)
Carlos Santana (track 14)
Frankie Sullivan (US guitarist and songwriter, member of Survivor) (track 1)
Toto (US rock group) (track 3)
recording engineer:
Ron Nevison (track 9)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 4)
Berton Averre (track 2)
Jonathan Cain (track 6)
David Coverdale (track 7)
Douglas Fieger (track 2)
Trevor Horn (track 4)
Bernie Marsden (track 7)
Micky Moody (track 7)
Steve Perry (former lead singer of Journey) (track 6)
Jim Peterik (track 1)
Trevor Rabin (track 4)
Mick Ralphs (track 9)
Paul Rodgers (track 9)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (track 4)
Frankie Sullivan (US guitarist and songwriter, member of Survivor) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (track 13)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1977) (track 16)
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1977) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 14)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1978) (track 3)
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 3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1980) (track 5)
CBS Schallplatten GmbH (1990) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited (not for release label use! post-2008 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment) (2016) (track 1)
publisher:
Affirmative Music (track 4)
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 14)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 4, 13)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 10)
Marquis Music Ltd. (track 14)
Marquis Songs USA (track 14)
Parker Music (track 14)
Ranbach Music Ltd. (track 15)
Slam Dunk Music (work publisher) (track 5)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 13)
Spirit Two Music (track 3)
WATANABE MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LTD. (Japanese publisher, 1962–present) (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
Wow & Flutter Music (track 11)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 6)
大洋音楽 (track 5)
Badco Music, Inc. (track 9)
Badco Music, Inc. (1974 –) (track 9)
Lido Music (1978) (track 10)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 4)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 9)
recorded at:
Studio 55 in Los Angeles, California, United States (1978-08) (track 3)
SARM Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 4)
edits:
American Heartbeat (7" single edit) by Survivor (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Rolled by Lemon Jelly (track 9)
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 397) (track 13)
cover recording of:
Black Betty (track 16)
She’s Not There (track 14)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 2)
Bethlehem's Boy (track 10)
Cheap Birds (track 17)
Comme des connards (track 2)
Freebird (track 17)
Garden My Heart (track 12)
Harden My Dick (track 12)
My Bologna (track 2)
Obadiah (track 3)
later translated versions:
El amor que soñé (track 6)
Na, des siech i ned (track 15)
She’s Not There (Japanese version) (track 14)
愛到你發狂 (track 2)
recording of:
American Heartbeat (track 1)
Free Bird (track 17)
Harden My Heart (track 12)
Life’s Been Good (track 11)
Open Arms (track 6)
Take It on the Run (track 5)
Feel Like Makin’ Love (1974-09) (track 9)
Hold the Line (1978-08) (track 3)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 2)
Owner of a Lonely Heart (1983) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Bel’s Boys Medley (track 14)
Hooked on Polkas (track 4)

Release

ASIN:UK: B0015I2PVI [info]