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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong 4 2:18
2 Many Rivers to Cross
Jimmy Cliff 2:39
3 Tell It Like It Is
Aaron Neville 3:06
4 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:50
5 A Whiter Shade of Pale
Procol Harum 4.2 4:03
6 My Year Is a Day
Les Irrésistibles 2:57
7 Everybody's Gotta Learn Sometime
The Korgis 4:06
8 Reality
Richard Sanderson 4:45
9 Waiting for a Girl Like You
Foreigner 4:47
10 Les mots bleus
Christophe 4:09
11 Je n'aurai pas le temps
Michel Fugain 2:42
12 Un homme et une femme
Nicole Croisille & Pierre Barouh 2:37
13 Clair
Gilbert O’Sullivan 3:00
14 When I Need You
Leo Sayer 4:08
15 The Fool
Gilbert Montagné 3:11
16 It's a Man's Man's Man's World (live)
James Brown 3:36
17 I Just Wanna Stop (live)
Gino Vannelli 4:27

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, United States (1967-08-16) (track 1)
Hammond organ:
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 5)
drums (drum set):
Jeff Porcaro (track 14)
bass guitar:
David Knights (track 5)
membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 4)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 4)
synthesizer:
James Newton Howard (track 14)
synthesizer arranger:
James Newton Howard (track 14)
guitar:
Dean Parks (track 14)
Robin Trower (track 5)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 4)
bass:
Willie Weeks (US bass player) (track 14)
electric piano:
Michael Omartian (track 14)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 4)
percussion:
B. J. Wilson (track 5)
saxophone:
George Palisky, Jr. (track 14)
assistant engineer:
Dana Latham (track 14)
chorus master:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 1)
composer:
Gary Brooker (track 5)
Christophe (French pop singer) (track 10)
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 5)
Michel Fugain (track 11)
Francis Lai (track 12)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 16)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 16)
Vladimir Cosma (French-Romanian composer, conductor and violinist) (track 8)
conductor:
Tommy Goodman (Pianist, arranger for Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington) (1967-08-16) (track 1)
engineer:
Eddie Brackett (track 1)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Louis Armstrong (1967-08-16) (track 1)
lyricist:
Pierre Barouh (track 12)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 16)
Pierre Delanoë (track 11)
Jean-Michel Jarre (track 10)
Jeff Jordan (Vladimir Cosma) (track 8)
Betty Jean Newsome (track 16)
Keith Reid (track 5)
miscellaneous support:
Vladimir Cosma (French-Romanian composer, conductor and violinist) (track 8)
orchestrator:
Maurice Vander (jazz musician and conductor, not the lyricist) (track 12)
producer:
Denny Cordell (track 5)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 4)
Quin Ivy (track 4)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 14)
Bob Thiele (track 1)
recording engineer:
Howard Steele (track 14)
vocals:
Gary Brooker (track 5)
Pierre Barouh (track 12)
Nicole Croisille (track 12)
Leo Sayer (track 14)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 4)
writer:
George Davis (US musician & songwriter George Richard Davis Jr.) (track 3)
Lee Diamond (track 3)
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 9)
Albert Hammond (track 14)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 9)
Calvin Lewis (track 4)
Carole Bayer Sager (track 14)
Bob Thiele (track 1)
George David Weiss (track 1)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 4)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 1)
Conrad Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
Mijac Music (track 4)
Quartet Music (track 1)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 14)
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 9)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 4)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 4)
Barclay S.A. (1967) (track 11)
Warner Chappell Music France (1967) (track 11)
Lam Larghetto Music (1980 –) (track 8)
Sarabande (Publisher, likely NOT the label you want) (1980 –) (track 8)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 57) (track 5)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
When I Need You (track 14)
is based on:
Un homme et une femme (sans lyrics) (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Betty Blu (track 11)
Kiedy tęsknię (track 14)
När jag ser dig (track 14)
later versions:
A Man and a Woman (English version of "Un homme et une femme") (track 12)
Blij als een kind (track 11)
live recording of:
recording of:
Clair (Gilbert O'Sullivan song) (track 13)
Les Mots bleus (track 10)
Reality (track 8)
Tell It Like It Is (track 3)
Un homme et une femme (French lyrics) (1966) (track 12)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 4)
What a Wonderful World (1967-08-16) (track 1)
referred to in medleys: