Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You're Beautiful
James Blunt 4.5 3:34
2 Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Elton John 2.65 5:37
3 Mary
Scissor Sisters 2.35 4:41
4 The Day Before You Came
ABBA 3 5:51
5 Love Is Blue
Paul Mauriat 2:35
6 Halfway to Paradise
Billy Fury 2:27
7 Wishin' and Hopin'
Dusty Springfield 2:54
8 The One I Love
David Gray 3:28
9 Stuck on You
Lionel Richie 5 3:11
10 Reach Out I'll Be There
Four Tops 4 2:59
11 Suddenly
Billy Ocean 5 3:50
12 Shake You Down
Gregory Abbott 3:59
13 Never Never Gonna Give You Up
Barry White 7:57
14 If You're Lookin' for a Way Out
Odyssey 4:29
15 Keep on Loving You
REO Speedwagon 4.4 3:21
16 You Are My Lady
Freddie Jackson 4:39
17 Every Day Hurts
Sad Café 4:02
18 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Simply Red 4 3:25
19 Everlasting Love
Jamie Cullum 3:21
20 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:38
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 God Only Knows
The Beach Boys 4 2:51
2 Romeo and Juliet
Dire Straits 5:59
3 9 Million Bicycles
Katie Melua 2 3:15
4 My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:53
5 Bad Day
Daniel Powter 3.5 3:56
6 She Will Be Loved
Maroon 5 3.65 4:18
7 Nobody Does It Better
Carly Simon 3:39
8 Can't Take My Eyes Off You
Andy Williams 3:11
9 Waiting for a Star to Fall
Boy Meets Girl 4:23
10 She Believes (in Me)
Ronan Keating 2 4:07
11 Lady
Kenny Rogers 3:54
12 Breathe In
Lucie Silvas 2 3:50
13 Could It Be I'm Falling in Love
The Spinners 5 4:15
14 More Than a Women
Tavares 3:17
15 Up Where We Belong
Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 3 3:49
16 Waiting for a Girl Like You
Foreigner 4:43
17 Walk on By
Dionne Warwick 2:53
18 Bye Bye Love
The Everly Brothers 2:24
19 Love Is All Around
The Troggs 3:00
20 Nights in White Satin
The Moody Blues 4.75 4:25

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1957-12) (track 20)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 2)
bass guitar:
Dee Murray (track 2)
mellotron:
David Hentschel (track 2)
drums:
Nigel Olsson (track 2)
Charlie Paxon (track 1)
Sebastiaan de Krom (track 19)
Albert “Tootie” Heath (1957-12) (track 20)
bass:
Geoff Gascoyne (track 19)
Sasha Krivtsov (track 1)
Jimmy Bond (1957-12) (track 20)
keyboard and piano:
Paul Leschen (track 3)
piano:
Elton John (track 2)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 20)
bells and tambourine:
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (track 2)
horn arranger:
Del Newman (British conductor, orchestrator, arranger) (track 2)
additional lyricist:
Neil Arthur (track 4)
additional producer:
Mick Hucknall (track 18)
additional vocals arranger:
Daryl Dragon (track 2)
arranger:
Gene Page (track 13)
Barry White (track 13)
assistant engineer:
John Morrical (track 1)
background vocals:
Billy Hinsche (track 2)
Bruce Johnston (track 2)
Toni Tennille (track 2)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 2)
The Andantes (1966) (track 10)
Marlene Barrow (1966) (track 10)
Renaldo Benson (1966) (track 10)
Louvain Demps (1966) (track 10)
Abdul Fakir (1966) (track 10)
Jackie Hicks (1966) (track 10)
Lawrence Payton (1966) (track 10)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 7)
Walter Donaldson (tracks 20, 20)
Lamont Dozier (track 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Elton John (track 2)
Billy Ocean (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Gregory Abbott (track 12)
Babydaddy (track 3)
Kevin Cronin (track 15)
Jake Shears (track 3)
Barry White (track 13)
engineer:
Clive Franks (track 2)
Mike Tarantino (track 1)
Michael B. Tretow (track 4)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 2)
Levi Stubbs (1966) (track 10)
lyricist:
Billy Ocean (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Gregory Abbott (track 12)
Babydaddy (track 3)
Kevin Cronin (track 15)
Hal David (track 7)
Edward Holland, Jr. (track 10)
Gus Kahn (tracks 20, 20)
Jake Shears (track 3)
Bernie Taupin (track 2)
Barry White (track 13)
mastering:
Jon Astley (track 4)
Tim Young (mastering engineer) (track 4)
mixer:
Tom Rothrock (track 1)
performer:
Simply Red (track 18)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 4)
Lamont Dozier (track 10)
Gus Dudgeon (track 2)
John Franz (track 7)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Stewart Levine (track 18)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 4)
Barry White (track 13)
Tom Rothrock (track 1)
vocals:
James Blunt (track 1)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1957-12) (track 20)
vocals arranger:
Bruce Johnston (track 2)
writer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 4)
James Blunt (track 1)
James "Buzz" Cason (track 19)
Vic Emerson (track 17)
Kenneth Gamble (track 18)
Mac Gayden (track 19)
Amanda Ghost (track 1)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 18)
Ralph Kotkov (track 14)
Sandy Linzer (track 14)
Sacha Skarbek (track 1)
John Stimpson (track 17)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 4)
Paul Young (Sad Café) (track 17)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 14)
Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd. (tracks 20, 20)
Grabbitt Music (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966) (track 10)
compiled in:
part of:
cover recording of:
Everlasting Love (track 19)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 20)
later parody versions:
Keep on Loving Ruth (track 15)
You're Pitiful (track 1)
later translated versions:
Es mejor (track 10)
J’attendrai (Mais si un jour tu te retrouves toute seule…) (track 10)
Vine (track 10)
recording of:
Every Day Hurts (track 17)
Keep On Loving You (track 15)
Mary (track 3)
Shake You Down (track 12)
Stuck on You (track 9)
Suddenly (track 11)
Wishin' and Hopin' (track 7)
You’re Beautiful (track 1)
My Baby Just Cares for Me (1957-12) (track 20)
Reach Out, I’ll Be There (1966) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 1)

CD 2

drums:
Leon Ndugu Chancler (track 15)
flute:
Adrian Brett (track 3)
guitar:
Louie Shelton (track 15)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 15)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (track 15)
Bobby Lyle (track 15)
piano:
Mike Batt (track 3)
additional engineer:
Haydn Bendall (producer and engineer) (track 3)
arranger:
Mike Batt (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Posie Muliadi (track 6)
Danny Wright (US engineer) (track 6)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 17)
Mike Batt (track 3)
Maurice Gibb (track 14)
Robin Gibb (track 14)
Steve Gibb (Stephen Mathias Gibb, singer-songwriter) (track 10)
Marvin Hamlisch (track 7)
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 20)
Adam Levine (Maroon 5's lead vocalist) (track 6)
Jack Nitzsche (track 15)
Lionel Richie (track 11)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 15)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 1)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Mark Knopfler (track 2)
James Valentine (track 6)
engineer:
Mike Landolt (track 6)
Steve Sale (track 3)
lead vocals:
Joe Cocker (track 15)
Katie Melua (track 3)
Jennifer Warnes (track 15)
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 4)
lyricist:
Mike Batt (track 3)
Maurice Gibb (track 14)
Robin Gibb (track 14)
Steve Gibb (Stephen Mathias Gibb, singer-songwriter) (track 10)
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 20)
Adam Levine (Maroon 5's lead vocalist) (track 6)
Lionel Richie (track 11)
Tony Asher (US lyricist, worked on Pet Sounds) (track 1)
Hal David (track 17)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Will Jennings (track 15)
Mark Knopfler (track 2)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 7)
James Valentine (track 6)
mixer:
Matt Wallace (US producer & engineer) (track 6)
producer:
Mike Batt (track 3)
Tony Clark (Engineer, Abbey Road) (track 20)
Henry Cosby (track 4)
Stewart Levine (track 15)
Mike Peden (track 12)
Matt Wallace (US producer & engineer) (track 6)
programming:
Sam Farrar (track 6)
vocals:
Dionne Warwick (track 17)
writer:
Henry Cosby (track 4)
Bob Crewe (track 8)
Bob Gaudio (track 8)
Lou Gramm (track 16)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 16)
Graham Kearns (track 12)
Sylvia Moy (track 4)
Mike Peden (track 12)
Lucie Silverman (track 12)
Melvin Steals (track 13)
Mervin Steals (track 13)
Judie Tzuke (track 12)
Stevie Wonder (track 4)
publisher:
Dramatico (tracks 3, 3)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 16)
Seasons Four Music (1967) (track 8)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 16)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 4)
remixes:
God Only Knows (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 1)
God Only Knows (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 1)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
More Than a Woman (track 14)
She Believes in Me (track 10)
is the basis for:
Wish You Were Mine (track 4)
later parody versions:
Bad Dad (track 5)
later translated versions:
Mes rêves de satin (track 20)
Sólo Dios sabe (track 1)
Zij gelooft in mij (track 10)
昨夜夢魂中 (track 20)
later versions:
Eu Queria Amor (track 4)
Oui, va plus loin (Walk On By) (track 17)
recording of:
Bad Day (track 5)
Breathe In (track 12)
God Only Knows (track 1)
Lady (track 11)
Nobody Does It Better (The Spy Who Loved Me) (track 7)
Romeo and Juliet (track 2)
She Will Be Loved (track 6)
Up Where We Belong (track 15)
Walk On By (track 17)
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000BIOGWO [info]

Release Group

part of: Steve Wright's Sunday Love Songs