Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Piece of My Heart
4.65 4:17
2 Summertime
4 4:01
3 Maybe
3.5 3:43
4 Try (Just a Little Bit Harder)
4:01
5 To Love Somebody
5:22
6 Kozmic Blues
4:23
7 Turtle Blues
4:26
8 Oh, Sweet Mary
4:19
9 Little Girl Blue
3:51
10 Trust Me
3:08
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Move Over
3 3:44
2 Half Moon
3:56
3 Cry Baby
4:01
4 Me and Bobby McGee
4:35
5 Mercedes Benz
3 1:50
6 Down on Me
3:03
7 Bye Bye Baby
3:47
8 Get It While You Can
7:16
9 Ball and Chain
8:01

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Dave Getz (1968-05-20) (track 1)
bass guitar and guitar:
Peter Albin (1968-05-20) (track 1)
guitar:
Sam Andrew (1968-05-20) (track 1)
James Gurley (1968-05-20) (track 1)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 2)
Gabriel Mekler (track 6)
Richard Barrett (US soul producer/singer) (track 3)
Janis Joplin (tracks 7–8)
Bobby Womack (track 10)
Richard Rodgers (1935) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Janis Joplin (1968-05-20) (track 1)
lyricist:
Richard Barrett (US soul producer/singer) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin (track 2)
DuBose Heyward (track 2)
Janis Joplin (tracks 6–8)
Bobby Womack (track 10)
Lorenz Hart (1935) (track 9)
producer:
Gabriel Mekler (track 3)
John Simon (US producer, arranger, composer, songwriter and musician) (track 1)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (track 1)
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Robin Gibb (track 5)
Jerry Ragovoy (tracks 1, 4)
Chip Taylor (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1999) (track 1)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 9)
T.B. Harms (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (1935) (track 2)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Little Girl Blue (track 9)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 2)
To Love Somebody (track 5)
Piece of My Heart (1968-05-20) (track 1)
Maybe (1969-06-15) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 2)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 2)
The Bones of You (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 2)
later translated versions:
Sommartid (track 2)
Summa is (track 2)
À vos quinze ans (track 9)
part of:
Jumbo (track 9)
recording of:
Kozmic Blues (track 6)
Oh, Sweet Mary (track 8)
Trust Me (track 10)
Turtle Blues (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drumset:
Clark Pierson (tracks 1, 5)
bass guitar:
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (tracks 1, 5)
organ:
Ken Pearson (tracks 1, 5)
guitar:
John Till (tracks 1, 5)
piano:
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (tracks 1, 5)
arranger:
Janis Joplin (track 6)
background vocals:
Brad Campbell (bassist, member of Full Tilt Boogie) (tracks 1, 5)
Ken Pearson (tracks 1, 5)
Clark Pierson (tracks 1, 5)
John Till (tracks 1, 5)
Phil Badella (tracks 1, 5)
Richard Bell (Canadian keyboardist for The Band/Janis Joplin) (tracks 1, 5)
John Cooke (tracks 1, 5)
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 5)
Vince Mitchell (tracks 1, 5)
composer:
Powell St. John (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
Janis Joplin (track 1)
Big Mama Thornton (track 9)
engineer:
Phil Macy (50s-70s engineer) (tracks 1, 5)
guest tambourine:
Sandra Crouch (tracks 1, 5)
guest bongos and congas:
Bobbye Hall (tracks 1, 5)
lead vocals:
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 5)
lyricist:
Powell St. John (track 7)
Janis Joplin (tracks 1, 6)
Big Mama Thornton (track 9)
performer:
Full Tilt Boogie (tracks 1, 5)
producer:
Paul A. Rothchild (tracks 1, 5)
writer:
Bert Russell Berns (track 3)
Fred Foster (track 4)
Johanna Hall (track 2)
John Hall (US guitarist/vocalist for Orleans, later US congressman) (track 2)
Kris Kristofferson (track 4)
Michael McClure (track 5)
Bob Neuwirth (track 5)
Jerry Ragovoy (tracks 3, 8)
Mort Shuman (track 8)
Janis Joplin (track 5)
cover recording of:
Cry Baby (track 3)
Me and Bobby McGee (track 4)
later parody versions:
Honda Accord (Mercedes Benz parody) (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Mercedes Benz (track 5)
later translated versions:
Mercedes Benz (german version) (track 5)
Mercedes Benz (German version by Hubert von Goisern) (track 5)
later versions:
Bobby McGee (track 4)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (track 4)
recording of:
Ball and Chain (track 9)
Bye, Bye Baby (track 7)
Down on Me (track 6)
Half Moon (track 2)
Move Over (1970-09-25) (track 1)
Mercedes Benz (1970-10-01) (track 5)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/315520 [info]