Babyface ‎– A Collection Of His Greatest Hits

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Epic ‎– 493311 2, Epic ‎– EPC 493311 2
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1 For The Cool In You
Coordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffDrum Programming – Babyface, L.A. ReidEngineer – Brad GildermanEngineer [Assistant] – John Frye, Kevin Becks, Lori FumarKeyboards – BabyfaceMixed By – Dave WayProducer – Babyface, Daryl Simmons, L.A. ReidSaxophone – Larry JacksonWritten-By – Babyface, Daryl Simmons
4:54
2 It's No Crime
Bass Guitar, Synth [Synth Bass] – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Drums, Percussion – L.A. ReidEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Dave RideauEngineer [Assistant] – Don Sullivan*, Rick CaughronEngineer, Mixed By – Jon GassKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfacePercussion – De'RockProducer – Babyface, L.A. ReidProgrammed By [Additional Programming] – Donald ParksWritten-By – Antonio "L.A." Reid*, Babyface, Daryl Simmons
4:02
3 Whip Appeal
Bass Guitar, Synth [Synth Bass] – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Drums, Percussion – L.A. ReidEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Dave RideauEngineer [Assistant] – Don Sullivan*, Rick CaughronEngineer, Mixed By – Jon GassKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfacePercussion – De'RockProducer – BabyfaceProgrammed By [Additional Programming] – Donald ParksWritten-By – Babyface, Perri Reid
5:46
4 Never Keeping Secrets
Bass – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Coordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffDrum Programming – L.A. ReidEngineer – Brad Gilderman, Jim Zumpano*Engineer [Assistant] – John Frye, Lori Fumar, Milton ChanKeyboards – BabyfaceMixed By – Barney PerkinsProducer – Babyface, Daryl Simmons, L.A. ReidWritten-By – Babyface
4:53
5 Every Time I Close My Eyes
Arranged By [Backing Vocals] – Mariah CareyBacking Vocals – Babyface, Mariah CareyBass – Nathan EastCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffEngineer – Brad GildermanEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Thom RussoEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessEngineer [Assistant] – Paul BoutinEngineer [Mariah Carey Background Vocals] – Mike Scott (5)Featuring – Kenny G (2)Guitar – Michael ThompsonKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfaceMixed By – Jon GassPercussion – Sheila E.Piano [Acoustic] – Greg PhillinganesProducer – BabyfaceSaxophone – Kenny G (2)Written-By – Babyface
4:57
6 When Can I See You
Acoustic Guitar – BabyfaceCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffDrum Programming – L.A. ReidEngineer – Jim Zumpano*Engineer [Assistant] – John FryeMixed By – Dave WayProducer – Babyface, Daryl Simmons, L.A. ReidWritten-By – Babyface
3:48
7 Reason For Breathing
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Joe Thomas*, Kevon EdmondsBass – Nathan EastCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffEngineer – Paul BoutinEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessKeyboards, Drum Programming, Acoustic Guitar – BabyfaceMixed By – Jon GassProducer – Babyface, Joe Thomas*, Joshua P. Thompson*Written-By – Joe Thomas*, Joshua P. Thompson*, Quincy Patrick, Scott L. Andrews, Warren Wilson (6)
5:42
8 This Is For The Lover In You
Arranged By [Strings & Horns] – Bill Meyers, Keith AndesBacking Vocals – Babyface, Howard Hewett, Jeffrey Daniels*, Jody Watley, Marc Nelson, Shanice WilsonCo-producer – LL Cool JCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffDrum Programming – Bryce WilsonEngineer – Brad GildermanEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Thom RussoEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessEngineer [Assistant] – Paul BoutinFeaturing – Howard Hewett, Jeffrey Daniels*, Jody Watley, LL Cool JKeyboards, Guitar – BabyfaceMixed By – Jon GassProducer – BabyfaceTenor Saxophone – Gerald AlbrightTrombone – Reggie Young (2)Trumpet – Oscar Brashear, Ray Brown (2)Written-By – Dana Meyers, Howard Hewett
4:00
9 How Come, How Long
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Kevon Edmonds, Marc Nelson, Shanice Wilson, Stevie WonderCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Brad GildermanEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Thom RussoEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessEngineer [Assistant] – Paul BoutinFeaturing – Stevie WonderGuitar – Michael ThompsonHarmonica – Stevie WonderKeyboards, Acoustic Guitar – BabyfaceMixed By – Jon GassPercussion – Sheila E.Piano [Acoustic] – Greg PhillinganesProducer – BabyfaceWritten-By – Babyface, Stevie Wonder
5:12
10 Change The World
Backing Vocals – Beverly Crowder, Kevon Edmonds, Lynne Linsey*, Marc Nelson, Melvin Edmonds, Shanice WilsonBass – Nathan EastDrums – Ricky LawsonEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessEngineer, Mixed By – Jon GassFeaturing – Eric ClaptonGuitar – Michael Thompson, Reggie GriffinKeyboards – Bo Watson, Reggie Griffin, Tim Carmon, Wayne LinseyPercussion – Sheila E.Producer – BabyfaceSaxophone – Reggie GriffinWritten-By – Gordon Kennedy, Tommy Sims, Wayne Kirkpatrick
7:32
11 I Love You Babe
Bass – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Drum Programming – L.A. ReidEngineer – Jon GassEngineer [Assistant] – Allan Jones (3), Fred Howard, John Guggenheim, John PayneKeyboards, Drum Programming, Guitar – BabyfaceMixed By – Babyface, Jon Gass, L.A. ReidProducer – Babyface & L.A. Reid*Written-By – Babyface
4:09
12 Soon As I Get Home
Backing Vocals – Babyface, Kevon Edmonds, Melvin EdmondsBass Guitar, Synth [Synth Bass] – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Drums, Percussion – L.A. ReidEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Dave RideauEngineer [Assistant] – Don Sullivan*, Rick CaughronEngineer, Mixed By – Jon GassKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfacePercussion – De'RockProducer – Babyface & L.A. Reid*Programmed By [Additional Programming] – Donald ParksWritten-By – Babyface
5:08
13 Where Will You Go
Bass Guitar, Synth [Synth Bass] – Kevin "Kayo" Roberson*Drums, Percussion – L.A. ReidEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Dave RideauEngineer [Assistant] – Don Sullivan*, Rick CaughronEngineer, Mixed By – Jon GassKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfacePercussion – De'RockProducer – Babyface & L.A. Reid*Programmed By [Additional Programming] – Donald ParksWritten-By – Babyface
5:08
14 When Men Grow Old
Bass – Nathan EastCoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Ivy SkoffEngineer – Paul BoutinEngineer [Assistant Mix] – Kyle BessGuitar – Michael ThompsonKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfaceMixed By – Jon GassPiano – Greg PhillinganesProducer – BabyfaceWritten-By – Babyface
5:32

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Issued in a jewel case with clear tray and a 16-page booklet. The disc contains CD-Text. Tracks 7 and 14 are previously unreleased.

Track 1
Taken from the Epic release For The Cool In You
Recorded at Elumba Recording, Los Angeles, Ca; The Lighthouse, Los Angeles, Ca
Mixed at Studio LaCoCo, Atlanta, Ga
© 1993 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. and Boobie And DJ Songs (BMI). All rights on behalf of Boobie And DJ Songs administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

Track 2
Taken from the Solar/Epic release Tender Lover
Recorded & mixed at Elumba Recording, Galaxy Sound, M'Bila Studios, Hollywood, Ca
© 1989 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. and Boobie And DJ Songs (BMI). All rights on behalf of Boobie And DJ Songs administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) / Brown Dragon Music (BMI)

Track 3
Taken from the Solar/Epic release Tender Lover
Recorded & mixed at Elumba Recording, Galaxy Sound, M'Bila Studios, Hollywood, Ca
© 1989 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. and Kear Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Kear Music administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) / Pebbitone Music (BMI)

Track 4
Taken from the Epic release For The Cool In You
Recorded at Elumba Recording, Los Angeles, Ca; Studio LaCoCo, Atlanta, Ga
Mixed at Encore Studios, Burbank, Ca
© 1993 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Track 5
Taken from the Epic release The Day
Recorded at The Record Plant, Hollywood, Ca; The TracKen Place, Los Angeles, Ca; Crave Studios, New York, N.Y.
Mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 1996 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Track 6
Taken from the Epic release For The Cool In You
Recorded & mixed at Studio LaCoCo, Atlanta, Ga
© 1993 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Track 7
Recorded & mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 2000 Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (ASCAP) and 563 Music (ASCAP) 563 Music admin. by Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (ASCAP) / Q-Zik Music (ASCAP). All rights for Q-Zik Music administered by Music Pieces (ASCAP)/WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) and Tallest Tree Music (ASCAP). All rights for Tallest Tree Music administered by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)/Plaything Music (ASCAP)

Track 8
Taken from the Epic release The Day
Recorded at The Record Plant, Hollywood, Ca; The TracKen Place, Los Angeles, Ca
Mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 1980 Sony/ATV Songs LLC (BMI), Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (ASCAP), Lakiva Music (BMI), Silver Sounds (ASCAP). All rights administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Track 9
Taken from the Epic release The Day
Recorded at The Record Plant, Hollywood, Ca; The TracKen Place, Los Angeles, Ca
Mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 1996 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Stevland Morris Music (ASCAP)

Track 10
Previously unreleased version
Recorded live in New York for "MTV Unplugged"
Mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 1996 Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc. (BMI) and Magic Beans Music (BMI). All rights for Magic Beans Music administered by Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc. (BMI) / BMG Songs, Inc. (ASCAP)/Universal-MCA Music Publishing, a division of Universal Studios, Inc., Universal-PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. and Sondance Kid Music (ASCAP). All rights for Sondance Kid Music controlled and administered by Universal-PolyGram International Publishing, Inc.

Track 11
Taken from the Solar/Epic release Lovers
Recorded & mixed at Galaxy Studios, Silverlake, Ca; Baby O's, Hollywood, Ca; T.R.C., Indianapolis, Ind.
© 1989 Sony/ATV Songs LLC, ECAF Music (BMI) / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. All rights o/b/o Sony/ATV Songs and ECAF Music admin. by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Tracks 12, 13
Taken from the Solar/Epic release Tender Lover
Recorded & mixed at Elumba Recording, Galaxy Sound, M'Bila Studios, Hollywood, Ca
© 1989 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. and Kear Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Kear Music administered by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

Track 14
Recorded & mixed at Brandon's Way, Los Angeles, Ca
© 2000 Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music (BMI). All rights on behalf of Sony/ATV Songs LLC and ECAF Music administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Mastered at Future Disc Systems, Hollywood, Ca.

Back cover:
© 2000 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. / ℗ 1988, 1989, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Distribution Sony Music.

CD face:
© 2000 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. / ℗ 1988, 1989, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Made in Austria.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 099749 331129
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5099749331129
  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 001999
  • Price Code: CB 811
  • Other: CDC
  • Other (Back cover, CD face, booklet): 4933112000
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): Sony Music S4933112000-0101 25 A2 *
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): Sony Music S4933112000-0101 15 A3
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1 ,2): IFPI L555
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 941A
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 947R

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EK 85132 Babyface A Collection Of His Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Epic EK 85132 US 2000 Sell This Version
50102842000 Babyface A Collection Of His Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Epic 50102842000 Australia 2000 Sell This Version
SICP 4690 Babyface A Collection Of His Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, RE) Sony Records Int'l SICP 4690 Japan 2015 Sell This Version
4933114, EPC 493311 4 Babyface A Collection Of His Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp) Epic, Epic 4933114, EPC 493311 4 Russia 2000 Sell This Version
EK 85132 Babyface A Collection Of His Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Epic EK 85132 Canada 2000 Sell This Version

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