Carpenters ‎– Carpenters Gold - Greatest Hits

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A&M Records ‎– B0003260-00, Chronicles ‎– B0003260-00
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2 × CD, Compilation
DVD, DVD-Video
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1-01 Superstar
Lyrics By – Bonnie BramlettMusic By – Leon Russell
3:46
1-02 Rainy Days And Mondays
Harmonica – Tommy MorganLyrics By – Paul Williams (2)Music By – Roger Nichols (2)Saxophone – Bob Messenger
3:35
1-03 Top Of The World
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard CarpenterSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Buddy Emmons
3:02
1-04 Maybe It's You
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
3:03
1-05 Let Me Be The One
Lyrics By – Paul Williams (2)Music By – Roger Nichols (2)
2:25
1-06 Reason To Believe
Written-By – Tim Hardin
3:04
1-07 Jambalaya (On The Bayou)
Steel Guitar [Pedal] – Buddy EmmonsWritten-By – Hank Williams
3:38
1-08 Leave Yesterday Behind
Engineer [Mix] – John HendricksonHarmonica – Tommy MorganMixed By – John Hendrickson, Richard CarpenterWritten-By – Fred Karlin
3:32
1-09 Your Baby Doesn't Love You Anymore
Percussion – Peter LimonickTrumpet – Chuck FindleyWritten-By – Larry Weiss
3:51
1-10 Bless The Beasts And Children
Written-By – Barry DeVorzon*, Perry Botkin, Jr.*
3:15
1-11 It's Going To Take Some Time
Flute [Solo] – Bob MessengerWritten-By – Carole King, Toni Stern
2:58
1-12 The Rainbow Connection
Banjo, Mandolin – Tim MayEngineer [Mix] – John HendricksonFlugelhorn – Buddy ChildersMixed By – John Hendrickson, Richard CarpenterRecorder – Sheridon StokesWritten-By – Ken Ascher, Paul Williams (2)
4:37
1-13 Only Yesterday
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard CarpenterSaxophone [Tenor] – Bob Messenger
3:46
1-14 Sweet, Sweet Smile
Banjo – Larry McNealyFiddle – Bobby BrucePiano [Tack Piano] – Tom HensleyWritten-By – Juice Newton, Otha Young
3:02
1-15 There's A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World)
Remix [With Some Synthesizer Parts Removed] – Richard Carpenter, Roger YoungSaxophone [Tenor] – Bob MessengerWritten-By – Geoff Stephens, Les Reed
3:04
1-16 California Dreamin'
Engineer [Mix] – John HendricksonMixed By – John Hendrickson, Richard CarpenterSaxophone [Baritone] – Jack NimitzWritten-By – John Phillips, Michelle Phillips
2:31
1-17 Solitaire
Lyrics By – Philip Cody*Music By – Neil Sedaka
4:42
1-18 We've Only Just Begun
Clarinet – Doug StrawnLyrics By – Paul Williams (2)Music By – Roger Nichols (2)
3:05
1-19 This Masquerade
Written-By – Leon Russell
4:53
1-20 Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day)
Orchestrated By – Peter Knight (5)Voice [D.j.] – Tony PelusoWritten-By – John Woloschuk, Terry Draper
7:09
2-01 Yesterday Once More
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
3:58
2-02 Please Mr. Postman
Saxophone [Tenor] – Bob MessengerWritten-By – Brian Holland, Freddie Gorman, Georgia Dobbins, Robert Bateman, William Garrett
2:47
2-03 Hurting Each Other
Percussion – Gary ColemanWritten-By – Gary Geld, Peter Udell
2:48
2-04 I Need To Be In Love
Written-By – Albert Hammond, John Bettis, Richard Carpenter
3:50
2-05 Merry Christmas, Darling
Lyrics By – Frank PoolerMusic By – Richard CarpenterSaxophone [Tenor] – Bob Messenger
3:07
2-06 (They Long To Be) Close To You
Lyrics By – Hal DavidMusic By – Burt BacharachTrumpet – Chuck Findley
3:42
2-07 All You Get From Love Is A Love Song
Saxophone [Tenor] – Tom ScottWritten-By – Steve Eaton
3:47
2-08 Sing
Recorder – Tom ScottWritten-By – Joe Raposo
3:17
2-09 Make Believe It's Your First Time
Acoustic Guitar – Tim MayElectric Guitar – Tony PelusoSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Jay Dee ManessWritten-By – Bob Morrison, Johnny Wilson
4:10
2-10 Ticket To Ride
French Horn – David DukeWritten-By – John Lennon And Paul McCartney*
4:10
2-11 Goodbye To Love
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
3:57
2-12 I Just Fall In Love Again
Electric Guitar – Tony PelusoOrchestrated By – Peter Knight (5)Written-By – Gloria Sklerov, Harry Lloyd, Larry Herbstritt, Steve Dorff
4:04
2-13 I Believe You
Written-By – Dick Addrisi, Don Addrisi
3:56
2-14 Tryin' To Get The Feeling Again
Written-By – David Pomeranz
4:22
2-15 For All We Know
Written-By – Arthur James, Fred Karlin, Robb W. Royer*
2:33
2-16 Touch Me When We're Dancing
Saxophone [Tenor] – Tom ScottWritten-By – J.L. Wallace, Ken Bell (2), Terry Skinner
3:20
2-17 I Won't Last A Day Without You
Written-By – Paul Williams (2), Roger Nichols (2)
3:55
2-18 Mr. Guder
Written-By – John Bettis, Richard Carpenter
3:22
2-19 A Song For You
Saxophone [Tenor] – Bob MessengerWritten-By – Leon Russell
4:38
2-20 Karen's Theme
Clarinet – Jim KanterEnglish Horn – Earle Dumler*Music By, Piano – Richard Carpenter
2:41
DVD-01 We've Only Just Begun
Lyrics By – Paul Williams (2)Music By – Roger Nichols (2)
3:04
DVD-02 Those Good Old Dreams
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
4:12
DVD-03 Superstar
Lyrics By – Bonnie BramlettMusic By – Leon Russell
3:47
DVD-04 Rainy Days And Mondays
Lyrics By – Paul Williams (2)Music By – Roger Nichols (2)
3:30
DVD-05 All You Get From Love Is A Love Song
Written-By – Steve Eaton
3:30
DVD-06 Top Of The World
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
2:58
DVD-07 Ticket To Ride
Written-By – John Lennon And Paul McCartney*
4:06
DVD-08 Only Yesterday
Lyrics By – John BettisMusic By – Richard Carpenter
3:42
DVD-09 Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day)
Written-By – John Woloschuk, Terry Draper
4:56
DVD-10 Beechwood 4-5789
Written-By – George Gordy, Marvin Gaye, William Stevenson
3:08
DVD-11 Touch Me When We're Dancing
Written-By – J.L. Wallace, Ken Bell (2), Terry Skinner
2:53
DVD-12 Hurting Each Other
Written-By – Gary Geld, Peter Udell
2:25
DVD-13 Please Mr. Postman
Written-By – Brian Holland, Freddie Gorman, Georgia Dobbins, Robert Bateman, William Garrett
2:33
DVD-14 There's A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World)
Written-By – Geoff Stephens, Les Reed
2:57
DVD-15 (They Long To Be) Close To You
Lyrics By – Hal DavidMusic By – Burt Bacharach
6:21

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Notes

CD1 Total Time - 72:58
CD2 Total Time - 72:24

© 1985 ℗ © 2004 A&M Records
Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp.
Made in the USA.

This release's booklet has liner notes from Richard Carpenter, dated with "December 2003".

Wherever it appears in the track listing below, the "Written-By" credit represents an actual credit "Music and Lyrics by" on the release.

Item comes in a slip-case with a tri-folding digi-pak type carrier.
Dimensions are of a similar type DVD case.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02498 63470 7
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): B00 017 7702CD01 01@
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): B00 017 7702CD02 01$
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): 0694932589 D4F V5AOP
  • Other (Mastering SID code, CD1): IFPI L006
  • Other (Mould SID code, CD1): IFPI-0394
  • Other (Mastering SID code, CD2): IFPI L009
  • Other (Mould SID code, CD2): IFPI-0372
  • Other (Mastering SID code, DVD): IFPI L240
  • Other (Mould SID code, DVD): IFPI 41S2

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
0602498614686 Carpenters Carpenters Gold - 35th Anniversary Edition(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records 0602498614686 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
9861468 Carpenters Carpenters Gold - 35th Anniversary Edition(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records 9861468 Australia 2004 Sell This Version
B0001777-02 Carpenters Carpenters Gold(2xCD, Comp, RM) A&M Records B0001777-02 US 2005 Sell This Version
B0001777-02 Carpenters Carpenters Gold: 35th Anniversary Edition(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records, UTV Records B0001777-02 US 2004 Sell This Version
0602498634707 Carpenters Carpenters Gold - Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V) A&M Records 0602498634707 Europe 2004 Sell This Version

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