Annotation

Label: Columbia / Alex - Catalog #: 4735229, 5304

Annotation last modified on 2005-10-01 16:25 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Total Eclipse of the Heart
5 4:32
2 Faster Than the Speed of Night
4:42
3 Have You Ever Seen the Rain?
4:08
4 If You Were a Woman (and I Was a Man)
5:16
5 Here She Comes
3:24
6 Loving You’s a Dirty Job but Somebody’s Gotta Do It
5:50
7 Getting So Excited
3:32
8 Save Up All Your Tears
4:06
9 The Best
4:18
10 Holding Out for a Hero
5 4:24
11 Married Men
3:47
12 A Rockin’ Good Way (to Mess Around and Fall in Love)
3 2:53
13 More Than a Lover
4:12
14 Don’t Turn Around
4:16
15 Lovers Again
4:16
16 Lost in France
2.5 3:53
17 It’s a Heartache
2.5 3:31
18 To Love Somebody
5:48
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Total Eclipse of the Heart (long version)
4.5 7:01
2 Faster Than the Speed of the Night (long version)
6:44
3 Band of Gold
5:46
4 Loving You’s a Dirty Job but Somebody’s Gotta Do It (long version)
7:29
5 Holding Out for a Hero (dance version)
6:20

Credits

CD 1

composer:
John Fogerty (track 3)
Giorgio Moroder (track 5)
Jim Steinman (tracks 1–2, 6, 10)
Desmond Child (tracks 4, 15)
Alan Gruner (track 7)
Albert Hammond (track 14)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 14)
guest performer:
Shakin’ Stevens (track 12)
lyricist:
John Fogerty (track 3)
Jim Steinman (tracks 1–2, 6)
Pete Bellotte (track 5)
Desmond Child (tracks 4, 15)
Alan Gruner (track 7)
Albert Hammond (track 14)
Dean Pitchford (track 10)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 14)
performer:
Rory Dodd (track 1)
Bonnie Tyler (track 12)
vocals:
Bonnie Tyler (track 1)
writer:
Brook Benton (tracks 12, 12)
Dominic Bugatti (Dominic Roy King) (track 11)
Michael Chapman (Producer) (track 9)
Barry Gibb (track 18)
Robin Gibb (track 18)
Luchi de Jesus (tracks 12, 12)
Holly Knight (track 9)
Frank Musker (track 11)
Clyde Otis (American songwriter and record producer) (tracks 12, 12)
Ronnie Scott (a British pop music promoter, group manager and songwriter) (tracks 13, 16–17)
Steve Wolfe (producer, songwriter and guitar player) (tracks 13, 16–17)
Desmond Child (track 8)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 8)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Melody (track 10)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
A Rockin' Good Way (track 12)
Don't Turn Around (track 14)
Getting So Excited (track 7)
Married Men (track 11)
To Love Somebody (track 18)
later translated versions:
Eclissi del cuore (track 1)
Ets la millor (track 9)
Om du går nu (track 17)
Sataa (track 3)
Vieraat huoneet (track 17)
Zatmění (track 1)
ヒーロー (track 10)
later versions:
recording of:
A Rockin' Good Way (track 12)
Here She Comes (track 5)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 10)
It's a Heartache (track 17)
Lost in France (track 16)
Lovers Again (track 15)
More Than a Lover (track 13)
The Best (track 9)

CD 2

background vocals:
Rory Dodd (track 1)
composer:
Jim Steinman (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
lyricist:
Jim Steinman (tracks 1–2, 4)
Dean Pitchford (track 5)
producer:
Jim Steinman (1982) (track 1)
writer:
Lamont Dozier (track 3)
Ronald Dunbar (track 3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Melody (track 5)
cover recording of:
Band of Gold (track 3)
later translated versions:
Eclissi del cuore (track 1)
Zatmění (track 1)
ヒーロー (track 5)
recording of:
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 5)

Release

previous disc: Definitive Collection (bonus)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/214626 [info]