12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Easy Money
A2 An Innocent Man
A3 The Longest Time
5 3:38
A4 This Night
A5 Tell Her About It
5 3:51
B1 Uptown Girl
4.4 3:17
B2 Careless Talk
B3 Christie Lee
B4 Leave a Tender Moment Alone
B5 Keeping the Faith
3 4:42


12" Vinyl 1

alto saxophone:
Mark Rivera (tracks A4, B3)
Billy Joel (tracks A1–B5)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks A1–B5)
guest Hammond organ [Hammond B-3]:
Leon Pendarvis (track A1)
guest trumpet:
Jon Faddis (track A1)
John Gatchell (tracks A5, B2, B5)
Joe Shepley (tracks A1, A5, B2, B5)
guest electric guitar:
Eric Gale (track A1)
guest percussion:
Ralph MacDonald (tracks B2, B4)
guest alto saxophone:
David Sanborn (track A1)
guest piano [acoustic piano]:
Richard Tee (track A5)
guest baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (tracks A1, A5, B2, B5)
guest tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (tracks A5, B2, B5)
guest solo harmonica:
Toots Thielemans (track B4)
lead vocals:
Billy Joel (tracks A1–B5)
Billy Joel (tracks A1–B5)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (tracks A1–B5)
Phil Ramone (tracks A1–B5)
solo alto saxophone:
Mark Rivera (track B5)
Joelsongs (tracks A3, B1)
Tell Her About It (single edit) by Billy Joel (track A5)
is based on:
later translated versions:
Gärdettjej (track B1)
我愛你 (track B1)
recording of:
An Innocent Man (track A2)
Careless Talk (track B2)
Christie Lee (track B3)
Easy Money (track A1)
Keeping the Faith (track B5)
Tell Her About It (track A5)
The Longest Time (track A3)
This Night (track A4)
Uptown Girl (track B1)


acoustic guitar and electric guitar: David Brown (guitarist for Billy Joel)
Russell Javors
bass guitar: Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas)
membranophone: Liberty DeVitto (US drummer)
electric piano, electronic organ and piano: Billy Joel
alto saxophone, percussion and tenor saxophone: Mark Rivera
horn and strings arranger: David Matthews (US jazz/bop keyboardist, pianist, and arranger)
additional arranger: Tom Bahler
additional engineer: Bradshaw Leigh
assistant engineer: Mike Allaire
Scott James (US recording engineer)
background vocals: Billy Joel
Mark Rivera
graphic design: Christopher Austopchuk
Mark Larson (design)
guest strings: String Fever (bluegrass)
guest background vocals: Mike Alexander
Tom Bahler
Frank Floyd (US soul disco funk singer)
Lani Groves
Ullanda McCullough
Ron Taylor (vocalist, formerly of Lillian Axe)
Terry Textor
Eric Troyer
mastering: Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer)
photography: Gilles Larrain (Photographer)
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