Tracklist

Hybrid SACD (CD layer) 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Yesterday Once More
5 3:59
2 We've Only Just Begun
3:05
3 Superstar
3:47
4 Rainy Days and Mondays
3:35
5 Goodbye to Love
3:57
6 I Believe You
3:56
7 It's Going to Take Some Time
2:59
8 This Masquerade
4:54
9 Ticket to Ride
4:10
10 Top of the World
3:00
11 Only Yesterday
3:46
12 Hurting Each Other
2:48
13 Please Mr. Postman
4.5 2:48
14 Merry Christmas Darling
3:08
15 Sing
3:18
16 Bless the Beasts and Children
3:15
17 I Won't Last a Day Without You
3:56
18 Touch Me When We're Dancing
3:21
19 For All We Know
2:33
20 (They Long to Be) Close to You
3:42
21 Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft
7:09
Hybrid SACD (SACD layer) 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Yesterday Once More (5.1 mix)
3:59
2 We've Only Just Begun (5.1 mix)
3:05
3 Superstar (5.1 mix)
3:47
4 Rainy Days and Mondays (5.1 mix)
3:35
5 Goodbye to Love (5.1 mix)
3:57
6 I Believe You (5.1 mix)
3:56
7 It's Going to Take Some Time (5.1 mix)
2:59
8 This Masquerade (5.1 mix)
4:54
9 Ticket to Ride (5.1 mix)
4:10
10 Top of the World (5.1 mix)
3:00
11 Only Yesterday (5.1 mix)
3:46
12 Hurting Each Other (5.1 mix)
2:48
13 Please Mr. Postman (5.1 mix)
2:48
14 Merry Christmas Darling (5.1 mix)
3:08
15 Sing (5.1 mix)
3:18
16 Bless the Beasts and Children (5.1 mix)
3:15
17 I Won't Last a Day Without You (5.1 mix)
3:56
18 Touch Me When We're Dancing (5.1 mix)
3:21
19 For All We Know (5.1 mix)
2:33
20 (They Long to Be) Close to You (5.1 mix)
3:42
21 Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft (5.1 mix)
7:09

Credits

Hybrid SACD (CD layer) 1

drumset:
Hal Blaine (track 14)
bass guitar:
Joe Osborn (track 14)
celesta:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 14)
piano:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 14)
tenor saxophone:
Bob Messenger (track 14)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 14)
arranger:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 13, 20)
associate producer:
Karen Carpenter (track 13)
background vocals:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (track 14)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Fred Karlin (track 19)
Carole King (track 7)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (tracks 2, 4, 17)
Leon Russell (track 8)
Toni Stern (track 7)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 1, 5, 10–11, 14)
Joe Raposo (track 15)
engineer:
Ray Gerhardt (track 13)
lead vocals:
Karen Carpenter (tracks 13–14, 18–20)
lyricist:
Carole King (track 7)
Leon Russell (track 8)
Toni Stern (track 7)
John Bettis (tracks 1, 5, 10–11)
Hal David (track 20)
Arthur James (track 19)
Frank Pooler (track 14)
Joe Raposo (track 15)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (tracks 2, 4, 17)
Robb Wilson (track 19)
orchestrator:
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 13–14, 20)
producer:
Jack Daugherty (tracks 19–20)
Karen Carpenter (tracks 1, 15)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 1, 13, 15, 18)
writer:
Dick Addrisi (track 6)
Don Addrisi (track 6)
Robert Bateman (track 13)
Kenneth Edward Bell (track 18)
Perry Botkin Jr. (track 16)
Bonnie Bramlett (track 3)
Barry De Vorzon (track 16)
Georgia Dobbins (track 13)
Terry Draper (track 21)
William Garrett (track 13)
Gary Geld (track 12)
Freddie Gorman (track 13)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 13)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 9)
Paul McCartney (track 9)
Leon Russell (track 3)
Peter Udell (track 12)
Jerry Lee Wallace (track 18)
John Woloschuk (track 21)
phonographic copyright by:
A&M Records, Inc. (1970) (track 20)
A&M Records, Inc. (1971) (track 19)
A&M Records, Inc. (1974) (track 13)
A&M Records, Inc. (1981) (track 18)
publisher:
Almo Music Corporation (tracks 1, 10, 17)
Casa David LP (track 20)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 18, 21)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 19)
Maclen Music Ltd. (track 9)
Maclen Music, Inc. (track 9)
Northern Songs (track 9)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 1–5, 8, 10–11, 17)
The Music Force (track 6)
Jonico Music Inc. (1971) (track 15)
mash-ups:
arrangements:
Sing (track 15)
Sing (Japanese concert version) (track 15)
cover recording of:
For All We Know (Lovers and Other Strangers, 1970) (track 19)
Hurting Each Other (track 12)
Please Mr. Postman (track 13)
This Masquerade (track 8)
Ticket to Ride (track 9)
later parody versions:
Addicted to Christ (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Bo cartero (track 13)
later translated versions:
Hei postimies (track 13)
I BELIEVE YOU (track 6)
Matkalippu (track 9)
Nah bei dir (track 20)
カフェにて (track 20)
シング (track 15)
recording of:
Goodbye to Love (track 5)
I Believe You (track 6)
Only Yesterday (track 11)
Sing (track 15)
Superstar (track 3)
Top of the World (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 9)
Opening Medley (Carpenters 1972) (tracks 3–5)
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (tracks 1, 3, 10, 15, 15, 20)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks 9, 9)

Hybrid SACD (SACD layer) 2

composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters) (tracks 1, 5, 10–11, 14)
Fred Karlin (track 19)
Carole King (track 7)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (tracks 2, 4, 17)
Leon Russell (track 8)
Toni Stern (track 7)
lyricist:
Carole King (track 7)
Leon Russell (track 8)
Toni Stern (track 7)
John Bettis (tracks 1, 5, 10–11)
Hal David (track 20)
Arthur James (track 19)
Frank Pooler (track 14)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (tracks 2, 4, 17)
Robb Wilson (track 19)
writer:
Dick Addrisi (track 6)
Don Addrisi (track 6)
Robert Bateman (track 13)
Kenneth Edward Bell (track 18)
Perry Botkin Jr. (track 16)
Bonnie Bramlett (track 3)
Barry De Vorzon (track 16)
Georgia Dobbins (track 13)
Terry Draper (track 21)
William Garrett (track 13)
Gary Geld (track 12)
Freddie Gorman (track 13)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 13)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 9)
Paul McCartney (track 9)
Leon Russell (track 3)
Peter Udell (track 12)
Jerry Lee Wallace (track 18)
John Woloschuk (track 21)
publisher:
Almo Music Corporation (tracks 1, 10, 17)
Casa David LP (track 20)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 18, 21)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 19)
Maclen Music Ltd. (track 9)
Maclen Music, Inc. (track 9)
Northern Songs (track 9)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 1–5, 8, 10–11, 17)
The Music Force (track 6)
cover recording of:
For All We Know (Lovers and Other Strangers, 1970) (track 19)
Hurting Each Other (track 12)
Please Mr. Postman (track 13)
Superstar (track 3)
This Masquerade (track 8)
Ticket to Ride (track 9)
later parody versions:
Addicted to Christ (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Bo cartero (track 13)
later translated versions:
Hei postimies (track 13)
I BELIEVE YOU (track 6)
Matkalippu (track 9)
Nah bei dir (track 20)
カフェにて (track 20)
recording of:
Goodbye to Love (track 5)
I Believe You (track 6)
Only Yesterday (track 11)
Top of the World (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 9)
Opening Medley (Carpenters 1972) (tracks 3–5)
Carpenters Medley (single mix) (tracks 1, 3, 10, 20)
The Music of The Beatles (tracks 9, 9)

Release

ASIN: US: B00067Z2VY [info]

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/272219 [info]
Wikidata: Q7764442 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Singles: 1969–1981 [info]