Sade ‎– The Ultimate Collection

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Epic ‎– EICP-1460/2
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2 × CD, Compilation
DVD, DVD-Video, NTSC, Copy Protected, Limited Edition
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CD1-1 Your Love Is King
Drums – Dave Early, Paul CookeEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Robin MillarTrumpet – Gordon MatthewmanWritten-By – Adu*, Matthewman*
3:42
CD1-2 Smooth Operator
Drums – Dave EarlyEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Robin MillarWritten-By – St John*, Adu*
4:18
CD1-3 Hang On To Your Love
Drums – Dave Early, Paul CookeEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Robin MillarWritten-By – Adu*, Matthewman*
4:32
CD1-4 The Sweetest Taboo
Drums – Dave EarlyEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Phil Legg, Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Robin MillarTrombone – Pete BeachillTrumpet – Terry BaileyWritten-By – Ditcham*, Adu*
4:27
CD1-5 Is It A Crime
Drums – Dave EarlyEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Phil Legg, Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Robin MillarTrombone – Pete BeachillTrumpet – Terry BaileyWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
6:22
CD1-6 Never As Good As The First Time
Drums – Dave EarlyEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Phil Legg, Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave Early, Martin DitchamProducer – Ben Rogan, Mike Pela, Robin Millar, SadeVocals – Jake Jacas, Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
3:58
CD1-7 Jezebel
Drums – Dave EarlyEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Pete Brown (3), Phil Legg, Simon DriscollPercussion – Dave EarlyProducer – Robin MillarWritten-By – Adu*, Matthewman*
5:27
CD1-8 Love Is Stronger Than Pride
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaDrums – Martin DitchamEngineer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Alain Lubrano, Frank Segarra*, Jean-Christoph Vareille*, Melanie West, Olivier de Bosson, Vince McCartneyPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:20
CD1-9 Paradise
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaDrums – Martin DitchamEngineer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Alain Lubrano, Frank Segarra*, Jean Christoph Vareille*, Melanie West, Olivier de Bosson, Vince McCartneyGuitar – Gordon HuntePercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
3:38
CD1-10 Nothing Can Come Between Us
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaDrums – Martin DitchamEngineer – Ben Rogan, Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Alain Lubrano, Frank Segarra*, Jean Christoph Vareille*, Melanie West, Olivier de Bosson, Vince McCartneyPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
3:54
CD1-11 No Ordinary Love
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Adu*, Matthewman*
7:21
CD1-12 Kiss Of Life
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaDrums – Martin DitchamEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinLeader [Orchestra] – Gavyn WrightPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:14
CD1-13 Feel No Pain
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
5:11
CD1-14 Bullet Proof Soul
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
5:25
CD2-1 Cherish The Day
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
6:20
CD2-2 Pearls
Arranged By – SadeCello – Tony Pleeth*Co-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Adrian Moore (3), Marc Williams, Sandro FranchinLeader [Orchestra] – Gavyn WrightProducer – SadeVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*
4:34
CD2-3 By Your Side
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Andy 'Nipper' Davies*Percussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Performer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:41
CD2-4 Immigrant
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Andy 'Nipper' Davies*Percussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Performer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Podrazik*, Adu*
3:50
CD2-5 Flow
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Andy 'Nipper' Davies*Percussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Performer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:34
CD2-6 King Of Sorrow
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Andy 'Nipper' Davies*Percussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Performer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaVocals – Leroy OsbourneWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:47
CD2-7 The Sweetest Gift
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaMusic By – Adu*, Matthewman*Performer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaWords By – Adu*
2:21
CD2-8 Soldier Of Love
Cello – Ian BurdgeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaMixed By – Mike PelaPercussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeTrumpet – Noel LangleyVocals – Leroy Osbourne, Tony MomrelleWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
5:58
CD2-9 The Moon And The Sky
Cello – Ian BurdgeCo-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaMixed By – Mark 'Spike' Stent*Percussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeViolin – Everton NelsonVocals – Leroy Osbourne, Tony MomrelleWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:29
CD2-10 Babyfather
Co-producer – Mike PelaDrums – Martin Ditcham, Pete LewinsonEngineer – Mike PelaMixed By – Mark 'Spike' Stent*Percussion – Martin DitchamProducer – SadeTrumpet – Gordon MatthewmanVocals – Leroy Osbourne, Tony MomrelleWritten-By – Nicholls*, Janes*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:40
CD2-11 Still In Love With You
Co-producer – Mike PelaDrums – Pete LewinsonEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Jamie Brownlow, Mat Arnold, Owen ShiersGuitar – Leroy Osbourne, Ryan WatersMixed By – Mike PelaPercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Producer – SadeVocals – Leroy Osbourne, Tony MomrelleWritten-By – Phil Lynott
4:26
CD2-12 Love Is Found
Co-producer – Mike PelaConductor – Simon HaleContractor – Isobel GriffithsEngineer – Gary Thomas (4), Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Brendan Davies, Mike Nyandoro, Nick PoortmanGuitar – Ben TraversMixed By – Mike PelaProducer – SadeWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
4:11
CD2-13 I Would Never Have Guessed
Co-producer – Mike PelaEngineer – Mike PelaEngineer [Assistant] – Brendan Davies, Mike Nyandoro, Nick PoortmanMixed By – Mike PelaProducer – SadeWritten-By – Hale*, Adu*, Momrelle*
2:57
CD2-14 The Moon And The Sky (Remix)
Engineer – Noah Shebib, Noel CadastreFeaturing – Jay-ZMixed By – Noel 'Gadget' Campbell*Mixed By [Assistant] – David Strickland, Greg Morrison (2)Producer – Noah '40' Shebib*Recorded By – Gimel 'Young Guru' Keaton*
4:27
CD2-15 By Your Side (Neptunes Remix)
Arranged By – SadeCo-producer – Mike PelaMixed By – The NeptunesPerformer – SadeProducer – SadeRecorded By – Mike PelaWritten-By – Hale*, Denman*, Adu*, Matthewman*
3:59
DVD-1 Hang On To Your Love
Film Director – Brian Ward (3)
3:59
DVD-2 The Sweetest Taboo
Film Director – Brian Ward (3)
5:02
DVD-3 Is It A Crime
Film Director – Brian Ward (3)
7:03
DVD-4 Never As Good As The First Time
Film Director – Brian Ward (3)
3:55
DVD-5 Love Is Stronger Than Pride
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:24
DVD-6 Paradise
Film Director – Alex McDowell
3:35
DVD-7 Turn My Back On You
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:05
DVD-8 Nothing Can Come Between Us
Film Director – Sophie Muller
3:52
DVD-9 No Ordinary Love
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:01
DVD-10 Feel No Pain
Film Director – Albert Watson
3:48
DVD-11 Kiss Of Life
Film Director – Albert Watson
4:12
DVD-12 Cherish The Day
Film Director – Albert Watson
4:23
DVD-13 By Your Side
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:27
DVD-14 King Of Sorrow
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:42
DVD-15 Soldier Of Love
Film Director – Sophie Muller
5:01
DVD-16 Babyfather
Film Director – Sophie Muller
4:01

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All songs published by Angel Music Ltd. except:
"Smooth Operator" Angel Music Ltd / Peermusic (UK) Ltd.
"Still In Love With You" Pippin The Friendly Ranger Music Co Ltd / Universal Music Publishing Ltd.

Recorded at:
CD1
1, 2, 3 - The Power Plant, London (1984)
4, 5, 6, 7 - The Power Plant, London / Studio Miraval, France (1985)
8, 9, 10 - Compass Point Studios, Nassau, Bahamas / Studio Miraval, France / Studio Marcadet, Paris, France (1987)
11, 12, 13, 14 - Studio Condulmer, Venice / Ridge Farm, Surrey / The Hit Factory, London (1992)
CD2
1, 2 - Studio Condulmer, Venice / Ridge Farm, Surrey / The Hit Factory, London (1992)
3, 4, 5, 6, 7 - Sarm Hook End, UK / El Cortijo, Spain (September 1999 - August 2000)
8, 9, 10 - Real World Studios, UK / El Cortijo, Spain
11 - Real World Studios, UK
12, 13 - Modern World Studios, UK / Real World Studios, UK
14 - Metalworks Studios, Toronto, Canada / Roc The Mic Studios, New York, NY (Jay-Z verse)
15 - Sarm Hook End, UK / El Cortijo, Spain / Deliverance Studios (September 1999 - August 2000)

Mastered at Metropolis Studios, London.
"The Moon And The Sky (Remix)" mixed at Studio 306 Toronto, Canada

Made in Japan.

Running time (DVD): 71 minutes.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
88697899392 Sade The Ultimate Collection(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V, Copy Prot., NTSC) RCA, Epic, Sony Music 88697899392 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
886919018226 Sade The Ultimate Collection(2xCD, Comp, GOL) RCA, Epic, Sony Music 886919018226 Singapore 2011 Sell This Version
88697899392 Sade The Ultimate Collection(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V, Copy Prot., NTSC, Reg) RCA, Epic, Sony Music 88697899392 Malaysia 2011 Sell This Version
88697899392 Sade The Ultimate Collection(2xCD, Comp + DVD-V, Copy Prot., PAL + Dig) RCA, Epic, Sony Music 88697899392 Australia 2011 Sell This Version
88697921312 Sade The Ultimate Collection(2xCD, Comp) RCA, Epic, Warner Music Russia 88697921312 Russia 2014 Sell This Version

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