Janet* ‎– The Best

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A&M Records ‎– 060252725432
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1-1 Janet Jackson What Have You Done For Me Lately
Arranged By [Rhythm & Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisCo-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:44
1-2 Janet Jackson Nasty
Arranged By [Rhythm & Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisCo-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:03
1-3 Janet Jackson When I Think Of You
Arranged By [Rhythm & Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisCo-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
3:55
1-4 Janet Jackson Control
Arranged By [Rhythm & Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisCo-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
5:54
1-5 Janet Jackson Let's Wait Awhile (Single Remix Version)
Arranged By [Rhyhtm Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisArranged By [Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Melanie Andrews, Terry LewisExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisRemix – Steve HodgeWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Melanie Andrews, Terry Lewis
4:37
1-6 Janet Jackson The Pleasure Principle
Arranged By [Rhythm Arranger] – Monte MoirArranged By [Vocal Arrangers] – Janet Jackson, Monte MoirCo-producer – Janet Jackson, Steve WieseExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Monte MoirWritten-By – Monte Moir
4:13
1-7 Herb Alpert With Janet Jackson Diamonds
Arranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Herb*, Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangement] – Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Jam*, Lisa*, Lewis*Backing Vocals – Janet Jackson, Lisa KeithExecutive-Producer – John McClainLead Vocals – Janet Jackson, Lisa KeithProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisTrumpet – Herb AlpertWritten-By – Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis
4:53
1-8 Janet Jackson Miss You Much
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangement] – Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Jam*, Lewis*Co-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Terry Lewis
4:12
1-9 Janet Jackson Rhythm Nation
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangements] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Co-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
5:28
1-10 Janet Jackson Escapade
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangement] – Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Co-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:44
1-11 Janet Jackson Alright (7" Video Version With Rap)
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangements] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Arranged By [Vocal Arrangements] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Co-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:58
1-12 Janet Jackson Come Back To Me
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Lee BlaskeCo-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainMixed By [Additional Overdubs] – Jackson*, Jam*, Lewis*Mixed By [New Mix] – Jam*, Lewis*Producer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
5:36
1-13 Janet Jackson Black Cat (Video Mix/Short Solo Single Version)
Drums – Derek OrganExecutive-Producer – John McClainMusic Consultant [Remix Consultant] – Jellybean JohnsonProducer – Janet Jackson, Jellybean JohnsonRemix – Michael WagenerRhythm Guitar [Additional] – Nuno BettencourtWritten-By – Janet Jackson
4:31
1-14 Janet Jackson Love Will Never Do (Without You)
Co-producer – Janet JacksonExecutive-Producer – John McClainProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Terry Lewis
4:35
1-15 Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson With Special Guests BBD* And Ralph Tresvant The Best Things In Life Are Free
Backing Vocals – Lisa Keith, Terry LewisLead Vocals – Janet Jackson, Luther VandrossProducer – Jimmy Jam, Terry LewisRap – Michael Bivins, Ralph Tresvant, Ronnie DeVoeWritten-By – James Harris III, Michael Bivins, Ralph Tresvant, Ronnie DeVoe, Terry Lewis
4:36
1-16 Janet Jackson That's The Way Love Goes
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Charles Bobbit, Fred Wesley, James Brown, James Harris III, Janet Jackson, John Starks*, Terry Lewis
4:25
Bonus Track
1-17 Janet Jackson When I Think Of You (David Morales Remix Edit)
Remix, Producer [Additional] – David Morales
3:31
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2-1 Janet Jackson If
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:31
2-2 Janet Jackson Again
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
3:47
2-3 Janet Jackson Because Of Love
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:18
2-4 Janet Jackson Any Time, Any Place
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
5:12
2-5 Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson Scream
Arranged By – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisProducer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Michael Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:04
2-6 Janet Jackson Runaway
Arranged By – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisProducer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
3:34
2-7 Janet Jackson Featuring Q-Tip And Joni Mitchell Got 'Til It's Gone
Executive-Producer – Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Joni Mitchell, Kamaal Ibn Fareed*, René Elizondo, Jr.*, Terry Lewis
3:36
2-8 Janet Jackson Together Again
Executive-Producer – Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*, Terry Lewis
4:08
2-9 Janet* I Get Lonely
Executive-Producer – Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*, Terry Lewis
4:03
2-10 Janet Jackson Go Deep
Executive-Producer – Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, René Elizondo, Jr.*, Terry Lewis
4:42
2-11 Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet* What's It Gonna Be?!
Arranged By – Busta RhymesBacking Vocals – Antoinette Roberson, Janet JacksonMixed By – Busta RhymesProducer – Darrell "Delite" AllambyWritten-By – Antoinette Roberson, Darrell Allamby*, Trevor Smith (4)
4:03
2-12 Janet Jackson Doesn't Really Matter
Arranged By – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisProducer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:58
2-13 Janet Jackson All For You (Video Single Mix)
Arranged By – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisProducer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – David Romani*, James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Mauro Malavasi, Terry Lewis, Wayne Garfield
4:32
2-14 Janet Jackson Someone To Call My Lover
Producer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Dewey Bunnell, James Harris III, Janet Jackson, Terry Lewis
4:14
2-15 Janet* With Nelly Call On Me
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jermaine Dupri, Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, LRoc*Written-By – Cornell Hayes*, James Harris III, James Phillips (2), Jermaine Dupri, Johnta Austin, Terry Lewis
3:36
2-16 Janet Jackson Feedback
Producer – Dernst "D.Mile" Emile*, Rodney JerkinsWritten-By – Dernst Emile, Lashawn Daniels, Rodney Jerkins, Tasleema Yasin
3:59
Bonus Track
2-17 Janet Jackson Whoops Now
Producer – Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisWritten-By – Janet Jackson
4:06
2-18 Janet Jackson Make Me
Producer – Janet Jackson, Michaela Shiloh, Rodney Jerkins, Thomas LumpkinsWritten-By – Janet Jackson, Michaela Shiloh, Rodney Jerkins, Thomas Lumpkins
3:38

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Disc 2 Track 9 doesn't feature BLACKstreet

Disc 1 Track 1 to 4, 6, 8, 10, 12 and 14
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.

Disc 1 Track 5
Remixed for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.

Disc 1 Track 1-6 from the album Control, A&M Records SP-5106 / SP-3095

Disc 1 Track 7
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
From the A&M album Keep Your Eye On Me, SP-5125
℗ 1987, Almo Properties, LLC, under exclusive license to Shout! Factory

Disc 1 Track 9
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Contains a sample of "Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Again)"
written by Sylvester Stewart; published by Mijac Music,
admin. by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)

Disc 1 Track 11
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Heavy D. appears courtesy of Uptown/MCA Records

Disc 1 Track 13
Remixed for Double Trouble Productions, Inc.
Remix Consulted for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.

Disc 1 Tracks 8-14 from the album Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814, A&M Records SP-3920

Disc 1 Track 15
Luther Vandross appears courtesy of Epic Records
Janet Jackson appears courtesy of Virgin Records
BBD (Bell Biv Devoe) appears courtesy of MCA Records
Ralph Tresvant appears courtesy of MCA Records
From the album Mo' Money original motion picture soundtrack, Perspective 1004

Disc 1 Track 16
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. and for Black Doll Inc.
Contains samples from "Papa Don't Take No Mess" (Brown/Wesley/Bobbit/Starks) performed by James Brown. Courtesy of Dynotone Publishing Co., administered by Unichappell Music Co. Inc.(BMI) and Universal Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises

Disc 2 Track 1
Contains samples from "Someday We'll Be Together" (Bristol/Fuqua/Beavers) performed by Diana Ross & The Supremes, Courtesy of Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP), Stone Agate Music (BMI) and Motown Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises

Disc 1 track 16 and Disc 2 Tracks 1-4 and 17 from the album janet., Virgin 87825; ℗ 1993 Virgin Records Ltd.

Disc 2 Track 5
From the Michael Jackson album HIStory - Past, Present And Future - Book I, Epic 59000
℗ 1995 MJJ Productions Inc. Under license from The Sony Music Custom Marketing Group, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

Disc 2 Track 6
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. and for Black Doll, Inc.
From the album Design Of A Decade 1986 / 1996, A&M Records 0399
℗ 1995 Black Doll, Inc.

Disc 2 Track 7
Features samples from the Joni Mitchell recording "Big Yellow Taxi" courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Inc. by arrangement with Warner Special Products, Inc. The composition and recording entitled "Got 'Til It's Gone" embody portions of the composition entitled "Big Yellow Taxi" by Joni Mitchell © 1970 Siquomb Publishing and is used by permission. All rights reserved.

Disc 2 Track 7-10 from The Velvet Rope, Virgin 44762
℗ 1997 Virgin Records America, Inc.

Disc 2 Track 11
Produced for 2,000 Watts Entertainment Inc..
Mixed & Arranged for Flipmode Entertainment
Janet appears courtesy of Virgin Records America Inc.
Antoinette Roberson appears courtesy of Millenium 2000 Records
From the album Extinction Level Event - The Final World Front, Flipmode/Elektra 62211

Disc 2 Track 12
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. and for Black Doll, Inc.
Also included on the album Nutty Professor II: The Klumps - Soundtrack, Def Jam/Def Soul 2522-2

Disc 2 Track 13
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. and for Black Doll, Inc.
Features a sample from "The Glow Of Love" (W. Garfield / D. Romani / M. Malavasi) published by Arapesh Communications & Little Macho Music (ASCAP) administered by WB Music Corp. Performed by Change, produced under license from Warner Bros. Records by arrangement with Warner Special Products. All rights reserved.

Disc 2 Track 14
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.

Disc 2 Tracks 12-14 from the album All For You, Virgin 10144
℗ 2001 Virgin Records America, Inc.

Disc 2 Track 15
Produced for So So Def Productions, Inc., for JDJ Entertainment and for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc.
Contains elements of the composition "Tell Me If You Still Care" (James Harris III, Terry Lewis) published by EMI April Music Inc. and Universal Music Corp. (ASCAP) o/b/o Avant Garde Music Publishing and EMI Music Publishing (ASCAP). Used by permission. All rights reserved.
From the album 20 Y.O., Virgin 04162
℗ 2006 Virgin Records America, Inc.

Disc 2 Track 16
Produced for Darkchild.com and for Medinah Entertainment/Darkchild Productions
From the album Discipline, Island Def Jam 0735-02

Disc 2 Track 17
Produced for Flyte Tyme Productions, Inc. and for Black Doll, Inc.
℗ 1993 Virgin Records Ltd., Courtesy of Virgin Records, Ltd.

Disc 2 Track 18
℗ 2009 Queendom

℗ © 2009 A&M Records
The copyright in this sound recording is owned by A&M Records and is exclusively licensed to Polydor Limited, a Universal Music Company.
℗ 2009 Universal Music International, Philippine copyright 2009 by Universal Music International
Manufactured and printed in the Philippines

catalogue number on CD1: 060252726755 CD01
catalogue number on CD2: 060252726756 CD02

CD comes in a 2CD-jewel case and contains a booklet as well as a flyer for Janet Jackson ringback tones for Philippine fans.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02527 25432 6
  • Barcode (String): 602527254326
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): 060252725432-1 /e 9110408 FAS IFPI L101
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): 060252725432-2 /e 9110409 FAS IFPI L101
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1, CD2): IFPI L101
  • Mould SID Code (CD1, CD2): IFPI 2111

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
B0013612-02 Janet* Number Ones(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records, UMe B0013612-02 Canada 2009 Sell This Version
156414185 Janet* The Best(2xCD, Comp) xwx 156414185 China 2009 Sell This Version
UICY-91510/1 Janet* The Best(2xCD, Comp, Promo) A&M Records, UMe UICY-91510/1 Japan 2009 Sell This Version
B0013612-02 Janet* Number Ones(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records B0013612-02 US 2009 Sell This Version
460502670386 Janet* The Best(2xCD, Comp) A&M Records 460502670386 Russia 2009 Sell This Version

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