Elton John ‎– The Very Best Of Elton John

Label:
The Rocket Record Company ‎– 846 947-2, Phonogram ‎– 846 947-2
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation, Fat Box
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1-1 Your Song 3:58
1-2 Rocket Man (I Think It's Going To Be A Long, Long Time) 4:40
1-3 Honky Cat 5:10
1-4 Crocodile Rock 3:52
1-5 Daniel 3:50
1-6 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road 3:13
1-7 Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting 4:50
1-8 Candle In The Wind 3:47
1-9 Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me 6:12
1-10 Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Written-By – J. Lennon/P. McCartney*
5:55
1-11 Philadelphia Freedom 5:19
1-12 Someone Saved My Life Tonight 6:42
1-13 Pinball Wizard
Written-By – P. Townshend*
5:08
1-14 The Bitch Is Back 3:35
2-1 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Featuring [Uncredited] – Kiki DeeWritten-By – Ann Orson & Carte Blanche
4:25
2-2 Bennie And The Jets 5:09
2-3 Sorry Seems To Be Hardest Word 3:43
2-4 Song For Guy
Producer – Clive FranksProducer, Written-By – Elton John
5:02
2-5 Part Time Love
Producer – Clive FranksProducer, Written-By – Elton JohnWritten-By – Gary Osborne
3:12
2-6 Blue Eyes
Written-By – Elton John, Gary Osborne
3:25
2-7 I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
Written-By – Davey Johnstone, Elton John/Taupin*
4:40
2-8 I'm Still Standing 3:01
2-9 Kiss The Bride 3:52
2-10 Sad Songs (Say So Much) 4:07
2-11 Passengers
Written-By – Davey Johnstone, Elton John/Taupin*, Phineas McHize*
3:22
2-12 Nikita 4:53
2-13 I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That 4:33
2-14 Sacrifice 5:07
2-15 Easier To Walk Away
Producer – Don Was
4:23
2-16 You Gotta Love Someone
Producer – Don Was
4:58

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Notes

This is the 1990 European, fat-Box, pressed by PDO Germany release - not to be mixed up with various simular releases available.

Publishers:
1-01 to 1-08, 2-02, : Dick James Music Ltd.
1-09, 1-11, 1-12, 1-14, 2-01, 2-03 to 2-10, 2-12 to 2-15: Big Pig Music Ltd.
1-10, : Northern Songs Ltd.
1-13: Famous Music Ltd
2-11: Big Pig Music Ltd./CBS Songs Ltd.
2-16: Big Pig Music Ltd.,Famous Music Corporation

Release year by track:
1-01: ℗ 1969 This Record Co. Ltd.
1-02 to 1-05: ℗ 1972 This Record Co. Ltd.
1-06 to 1-08, 2-02: ℗ 1973 This Record Co. Ltd.
1-09, 1-10, 1-14: ℗ 1974 This Record Co. Ltd.
1-11 to 1-13: ℗ 1975 This Record Co. Ltd.
2-01, 2-03: ℗ 1976 Happenstance Ltd.
2-04, 2-05: ℗ 1978 William A Bong Ltd.
2-06: ℗ 1982 Happenstance Ltd.
2-07 to 2-09: ℗ 1983 Happenstance Ltd.
2-10, 2-11: ℗ 1984 Happenstance Ltd.
2-12: ℗ 1985 William A Bong
2-13: ℗ 1988 William A Bong
2-14: ℗ 1989 Happenstance Ltd.
2-15, 2-16: ℗ 1990 Happenstance Ltd.

Released in jumbo 2CD holder fat multi-CD jumbo box with 32-page color booklet with credits, lyrics in English.
℗ & © 1990 Happenstance Ltd.
Made in Germany by PDO

European (incl. UK) releases:
- Made in France by PDO
- Made in France by PMDC (BIEM/STEMRA)
- Made in France by PMDC (BIEM/MCPS)
- Made in Germany by PDO <-- this release
- Made in Germany by PMDC
- Made in the U.K. by PDO (BIEM/STEMRA)
- Made in the U.K. by PDO (BIEM/MCPS)
- Made in the U.K.
- Made in the U.K. by Universal M & L

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 042284694728
  • Barcode (Text): 0 42284 69472 8
  • Other (Cat # - CD 1): 846 948-2
  • Other (Cat # - CD 2): 846 949-2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, Variant 1): MADE IN GERMANY BY PDO 846 948-2 01 >
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, Variant 2): MADE IN GERMANY BY PDO 846 948-2 01 > E
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, Variant 3): MADE IN GERMANY BY PDO 846 948-2 01 > AC
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2, Variant 1 & 2): MADE IN GERMANY BY PDO 846 949-2 01 > O
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2, Variant 3): MADE IN GERMANY BY PDO 846 949-2 01 > V
  • Label Code: LC 3053
  • Rights Society: BIEM STEMRA
  • Other (SPARS code): DDD
  • Other (Distribution code): PG 926

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