Elton John ‎– Greatest Hits 1976-1986

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1 I'm Still Standing
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Bill PriceWritten-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
3:03
2 Mama Can't Buy You Love
Backing Vocals – The Spinners*Bass – Bob Babbit*Drums – Charles CollinsGuitar – Bobby Eli, Tony BellGuitar [Guitar Overdubs] – Casey Jones*, Leroy M. BellKeyboards, Arranged By, Conductor, Producer – Thom BellPercussion – Larry WashingtonRemix – Clive Franks, Elton JohnStrings, Horns – M.F.S.B.*Written-By – Leroy Bell-Casey James*
4:05
3 Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
Bass – Kenny PassarelliElectric Piano, Arranged By [Accordion And Strings Arranged By] – James Newton-Howard*Producer – Gus DudgeonVibraphone [Vibes] – Ray CooperWritten-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
3:48
4 Little Jeannie
Acoustic Guitar – Richie ZitoAlto Saxophone, Piccolo Flute, Arranged By [Brass Arrangement] – Jim HornBacking Vocals – Elton*Backing Vocals [End Backing Vocals] – Bill Champlin, Dee Murray, Max Groenthal*Bass – Reggie McBrideDrum Machine [Itself] – Rhythm Ace (5)Drums – Nigel OlssonElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Keyboards [Yamaha cs80] – James Newton-Howard*Flugelhorn – Jerry HeyProducer – Clive FranksTrumpet, Trombone – Chuck FindleyWritten-By – Gary OsborneWritten-By, Producer – Elton John
5:13
5 Blue Eyes
Bass – Dee MurrayDrums – Jeffrey Porcaro*Guitar – Richie ZitoProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Bill PriceSynthesizer, Electric Piano, Arranged By [Strings And Brass Arranged By] – James Newton-Howard*Written-By – Elton John, Gary Osborne
3:26
6 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Bass – Kenny PassarelliDrums – Roger PopeElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneElectric Piano, Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements] – James Newton-Howard*Featuring [With], Vocals – Kiki DeeProducer – Gus DudgeonWritten-By – Ann Orson-Carte Blanche*
4:31
7 Empty Garden (Hey, Hey Johnny)
Bass – Dee MurrayDrums – Jeffrey Porcaro*Guitar – Richie ZitoProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Bill PriceSynthesizer, Electric Piano, Arranged By [Strings And Bass Arranged By] – James Newton-Howard*Written-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
5:12
8 Kiss The Bride
Bass, Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Vocals – Nigel OlssonGuitar, Vocals – Davey JohnstoneProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Bill PriceWritten-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
4:25
9 I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonHarmonica – Stevie WonderProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Bill PriceWritten-By – Bernie Taupin, Elton JohnWritten-By, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey Johnstone
4:43
10 Who Wears These Shoes?
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Renate*Written-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
4:03
11 Sad Songs (Say So Much)
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneProducer – Chris ThomasRecorded By – Renate*Written-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
4:09
12 Wrap Her Up
Alto Saxophone – Phil ToddArranged By [Horns], Producer – Gus DudgeonArranged By [Horns], Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – David Bitelli*Arranged By [Strings Arranged By] – James Newton-Howard*Backing Vocals – Katie Kissoon, Kiki Dee, Pete WingfieldEngineer – Stuart EppsHorns – Onward International HornsTrombone – Rick Taylor (5)Trumpet – Paul Spong, Raul D'OliveiraVocals – George MichaelWritten-By – Bernie Taupin, Elton JohnWritten-By, Bass – Paul WestwoodWritten-By, Drums – Charlie MorganWritten-By, Electric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneWritten-By, Keyboards, Synthesizer – Fred Mandel
6:10
13 Nikita
Backing Vocals – Davey Johnstone, George MichaelBass – David PatonDrums – Dave MattacksEngineer – Stuart EppsGuitar – Nik KershawProducer – Gus DudgeonSynthesizer – Fred MandelSynthesizer [Vocal Synthesizer], Backing Vocals – Elton*Written-By – Elton John-Bernie Taupin*
5:42

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  • Barcode: 008811069322
  • Matrix / Runout: MCAD10693 L2C18D A9
  • SPARS Code: AAD

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
314 548 840-2 Elton John Greatest Hits 1976-1986(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Island Records 314 548 840-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
MCAC-10693 Elton John Greatest Hits 1976-1986(Cass, Comp, HQ ) MCA Records MCAC-10693 US 1992 Sell This Version
MCAD-10693 Elton John Greatest Hits 1976-1986(CD, Comp, Club) MCA Records MCAD-10693 US 1992 Sell This Version
CMCAMD-10693 Elton John Greatest Hits 1976-1986(CD, Comp, Club) MCA Records CMCAMD-10693 Canada 1992 Sell This Version
MCAD-10693 Elton John Greatest Hits 1976-1986(CD, Comp, Club) MCA Records MCAD-10693 US 1992 Sell This Version

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