Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Thunder Road
3 4:50
2 Tenth Avenue Freeze‐Out
4.5 3:12
3 Night
3 3:02
4 Backstreets
3.5 6:31
5 Born to Run
4.2 4:30
6 She’s the One
3.5 4:31
7 Meeting Across the River
2.5 3:19
8 Jungleland
2.65 9:34

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Tzruya "Suki" Lahav (Israeli violinist, vocalist, actress, lyricist, screenwriter, and novelist) (track 8)
bass guitar:
Garry Tallent (tracks 1–6, 8)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 7)
strings arranger:
Charles Calello (track 8)
glockenspiel and Rhodes piano:
Roy Bittan (track 1)
glockenspiel and harpsichord:
Roy Bittan (track 3)
drums:
Ernest Carter (track 5)
Max Weinberg (tracks 1–4, 6, 8)
organ:
Roy Bittan (tracks 4, 6)
Danny Federici (track 5)
guitar:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 2–6, 8)
guitar and harmonica:
Bruce Springsteen (track 1)
bass:
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (track 7)
keyboard:
David Sancious (track 5)
saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (tracks 1, 3, 5–6)
piano:
Roy Bittan (tracks 2–4, 6–8)
harpsichord:
Roy Bittan (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
David Sanborn (track 2)
horn arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (track 2)
Steven Van Zandt (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 2)
Clarence Clemons (tracks 2, 8)
trombone:
Wayne Andre (track 2)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Randy Brecker (track 2)
additional conductor:
Charles Calello (track 8)
additional mastering:
Bob Ludwig (mastering engineer) (tracks 1, 5)
arranger:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–8)
background vocals:
Mike Appel (track 1)
Roy Bittan (track 1)
Steven Van Zandt (track 1)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (track 1)
composer:
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (tracks 5–6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Bruce Springsteen (1975) (track 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-04 – 1975-05) (track 7)
engineer:
Louis Lahav (track 5)
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
lyricist:
Bruce Springsteen (1974) (tracks 5–6, 8)
Bruce Springsteen (1974 – 1975) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Bruce Springsteen (1975) (track 2)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-04 – 1975-05) (track 7)
mastering:
Greg Calbi (tracks 1, 5)
mixer:
Jimmy Iovine (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Mike Appel (tracks 1–8)
Jon Landau (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 1–8)
vocals:
Bruce Springsteen (tracks 2–8)
mixed at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (Sausalito, 1972-1981) in Sausalito, California, United States (tracks 1–4, 6–8)
mash-ups:
part of:
is based on:
later parody versions:
Born Above (track 5)
recording of:
Backstreets (track 4)
Born to Run (track 5)
Jungleland (track 8)
Night (track 3)
She’s the One (track 6)
Thunder Road (track 1)
version of:
Wings for Wheels (track 1)

Release Group

performed at: 1976-03-28: Cameron Indoor Stadium, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA (1976-03-28)
1976-04-04: MSU Auditorium, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA (1976-04-04)
2008-05-07: Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ, USA (2008-05-07) (benefit concert in aid of renovations for the venue)
2009-09-20: United Center, Chicago, IL, USA (2009-09-20)
2009-09-30: Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ, USA (2009-09-30)
2009-10-08: Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ, USA (2009-10-08)
2009-10-13: Wachovia Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2009-10-13)
2009-10-19: Wachovia Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2009-10-19)
2009-10-25: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, MO, USA (2009-10-25)
2009-11-02: Verizon Center, Washington, DC, USA (2009-11-02)
2009-11-03: Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, NC, USA (2009-11-03)
2009-11-10: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH, USA (2009-11-10)
2009-11-13: The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI, USA (2009-11-13)
2009-11-15: Bradley Center, Milwaukee, WI, USA (2009-11-15)
2009-11-18: Sommet Center, Nashville, TN, USA (2009-11-18)
2009-11-20: 1st Mariner Arena, Baltimore, MD, USA (2009-11-20)
2013-05-03: Friends Arena, Solna, Sweden (2013-05-03)
2013-05-14: Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark (2013-05-14)
2013-05-31: Stadio Euganeo, Padua, Italy (2013-05-31)
2013-06-20: Ricoh Arena, Coventry, England, UK (2013-06-20)
2013-07-16: Thomond Park, Limerick, Ireland (2013-07-16)
2013-07-28: Nowlan Park, Kilkenny, Ireland (2013-07-28)
2014-02-16: AAMI Park, Melbourne, Australia (2014-02-16)
2014-03-02: Mt. Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand (2014-03-02)
associated singles/EPs: Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen
included in: The Album Collection, Vol. 1 by Bruce Springsteen
part of: Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2012 edition (number: 18)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000650803 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/26725 [info]
Wikidata: Q752366 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Born to Run [info]
other databases: https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/bruce_springsteen/born_to_run/ [info]
reviews: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/gmjw [info]