Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 A Secret Love
3:08
2 I'll Be Over You
3 3:50
3 Africa
3.75 4:55
4 99
4 5:13
5 Mama
5:13
6 Somewhere Tonight
3:42
7 Takin' It Back
3:45
8 I Won't Hold You Back
3.75 4:56
9 Anna
2 4:55
10 Georgy Porgy
3.35 4:09
11 Lea
4:30
12 It's a Feeling
3:05
13 Rosanna
4 5:31
14 Angela
4:43
15 Only You
4:22
16 Out of Love
3 5:54
17 2 Hearts
3.5 5:01

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Timothy B. Schmit (track 3)
Hammond organ:
David Paich (track 13)
Steve Porcaro (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (tracks 2–4, 8, 10, 13)
trumpet:
Gary Grant (brass) (track 13)
Jerry Hey (track 13)
gong:
Jeff Porcaro (track 3)
strings arranger:
Marty Paich (track 10)
Sid Sharp (track 10)
recorder:
Jim Horn (track 3)
synthesizer:
David Paich (tracks 2, 13)
Steve Porcaro (tracks 2–3, 8, 13)
guitar:
Steve Lukather (tracks 2, 4, 8, 10, 13)
bass:
David Hungate (tracks 3–4, 8, 10, 13)
Mike Porcaro (track 2)
electric guitar:
Steve Lukather (track 3)
brass [horns] arranger:
David Paich (track 13)
Jerry Hey (track 13)
percussion:
Lenny Castro (tracks 2–3, 10, 13)
Paulinho da Costa (track 2)
Jeff Porcaro (tracks 4, 8, 10)
Joe Porcaro (track 3)
keyboard:
David Paich (track 4)
Steve Porcaro (tracks 4, 10)
keyboard and piano:
David Paich (track 3)
saxophone:
Jim Horn (track 13)
Tom Scott (saxophonist) (track 13)
Rhodes piano [Yamaha DX7 rhodes]:
David Paich (track 2)
piano:
David Paich (tracks 4, 8, 10, 13)
marimba:
Joe Porcaro (track 3)
congas:
Lenny Castro (tracks 3, 13)
trombone:
James Pankow (track 13)
background vocals:
Steve Lukather (tracks 2–4, 8, 13)
David Paich (tracks 3–4, 13)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 13)
Bobby Kimball (tracks 3–4, 13)
Cheryl Lynn (track 10)
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 2)
Timothy B. Schmit (tracks 3, 8)
Joseph Williams (vocalist for Toto, son of composer John Williams) (track 2)
composer:
Steve Lukather (track 8)
David Paich (tracks 4, 10, 13)
Steve Porcaro (tracks 11–12)
conductor:
lead vocals:
Steve Lukather (tracks 2, 4, 8, 10, 13)
David Paich (track 3)
Bobby Kimball (tracks 3, 13)
Joseph Williams (vocalist for Toto, son of composer John Williams) (track 11)
lyricist:
Steve Lukather (track 8)
David Paich (tracks 4, 10, 13)
Steve Porcaro (tracks 11–12)
orchestra:
orchestrator:
David Paich (track 8)
Marty Paich (track 8)
producer:
James Guthrie (tracks 4, 16)
Tom Knox (track 4)
Toto (American rock group) (tracks 2–4, 8, 10–11, 13, 17)
recording engineer:
Al Schmitt (track 3)
writer:
Jean-Michel Byron (track 16)
Randy Goodrum (tracks 2, 9)
Steve Lukather (tracks 2, 9, 16)
David Paich (tracks 1, 3, 5, 14)
Jeff Porcaro (track 3)
Steve Porcaro (tracks 1, 7)
Toto (American rock group) (tracks 15, 17)
Bobby Kimball (tracks 1, 5)
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) (track 13)
publisher:
Buddy Love Music (tracks 17, 17)
Davlo Music (tracks 17, 17)
Hudmar Publishing Co. Inc. (tracks 3–4, 10, 13)
Micheluce Music (tracks 17, 17)
Rehtakul Veets Music (tracks 2, 8)
Rising Storm Music (tracks 3, 17, 17)
Spirit Two Music (tracks 3, 13)
sampled by:
Anything by JoJo (track 3)
Murder Reigns by Ja Rule (track 3)
New World by Nas (track 3)
[untitled] by Chuck Person (track 3)
later parody versions:
Hosanna (track 13)
Osama (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Bassena (track 13)
recording of:
2 Hearts (track 17)
99 (track 4)
A Secret Love (Toto song) (track 1)
Africa (track 3)
Angela (Toto song) (track 14)
Anna (track 9)
Georgy Porgy (track 10)
It’s a Feeling (track 12)
I’ll Be Over You (track 2)
Lea (track 11)
Mama (Toto song) (track 5)
Only You (Toto song) (track 15)
Out of Love (Toto song) (track 16)
Rosanna (track 13)
Takin' It Back (Toto song) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 3)

Release

ASIN: DE: B0000074IP [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q1758314 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Best Ballads (Toto album) [info]