Talking Heads ‎– The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime

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EMI ‎– 0777 7 80593 2 5, EMI ‎– 7805932, Sire ‎– 0777 7 80593 2 5, Sire ‎– 7805932
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1 Psycho Killer
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Ed StasiumGuitar – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Joe GastwirtProducer – Lance Quinn, Talking Heads, Tony BongioviVocals – David ByrneVocals [Second] – Jerry Harrison
4:19
2 Take Me To The River
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums, Percussion – Chris FrantzEngineer – Rhett DaviesEngineer [Assistant] – Benji Ambrister*Guitar – David ByrneMastered By [Originally] – Joe GastwirtOrgan – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals – David ByrneWritten-By – Al Green, M. Hodges*
5:00
3 Once In A Lifetime
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Dave JerdenEngineer [Additional] – Jack Nuber, John Potoker, Steven StanleyEngineer [Assistant] – Kendall StubbsGuitar – David ByrneKeyboards – Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Greg CalbiMixed By – Dave Jerden, David ByrneProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals – David ByrneVocals [Additional] – Brian EnoWritten-By – Brian Eno
4:19
4 Burning Down The House
Backing Vocals – Chris Frantz, Jerry HarrisonBass – David ByrneDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Butch JonesEngineer [Assistant], Mixed By – Jay Mark, John "J.C." Convertino*Engineer [Overdubs Assistant], Mixed By – Franklin Gibson*Engineer [Overdubs], Mixed By – Alex SadkinGuitar – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonKeyboards – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Ted JensenPercussion – David Byrne, Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsSynthesizer – Chris Frantz, Wally BadarouSynthesizer [Bass] – Tina WeymouthVocals – David Byrne
4:00
5 This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Butch JonesEngineer [Overdubs Assistant], Mixed By – Franklin Gibson*Engineer [Overdubs], Mixed By – Alex SadkinGuitar – David Byrne, Tina WeymouthKeyboards – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Ted JensenPercussion – David Van TieghemProducer – Talking HeadsSynthesizer – Wally BadarouVocals – David Byrne
4:56
6 Slippery People (Live)
Backing Vocals – Alex Weir, Edna Holt*, Lynn MabryBass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Joel Moss, Mark WolfsonEngineer [Assistant] – Glenn Rosenstein, Linda Randazzo, Nick Del Re*, Robin LaineEngineer [Live Recording] – Allen Chinowsky*Guitar – Alex Weir, David ByrneKeyboards – Bernie Worrell, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Jack Skinner, Ted JensenMixed By – Chris Frantz, Eric "E.T." Thorngren*, Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsVocals – David Byrne
4:01
7 Life During Wartime (Live)
Backing Vocals – Alex Weir, Edna Holt*, Lynn MabryBass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Joel Moss, Mark WolfsonEngineer [Assistant At Sigma Sound] – Glenn Rosenstein, Linda Randazzo, Nick Del Re*Engineer [Assistant] – Robin LaineGuitar – Alex Weir, David ByrneKeyboards – Bernie Worrell, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Jack Skinner, Ted JensenMixed By – Chris Frantz, Eric "E.T." Thorngren*, Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsVocals – David Byrne
5:39
8 And She Was
Arranged By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthBacking Vocals – Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthBass, Synthesizer [Bass] – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer [Second] – Melanie WestGuitar – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Jack SkinnerMixed By, Recorded By – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Producer – Talking HeadsVocals – David Byrne
3:36
9 Road To Nowhere
Accordion – Jimmy MacdonellArranged By – Frantz*, Byrne*, Harrison*, Weymouth*Backing Vocals – Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthBrass – Lenny PickettDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer [Second] – Melanie WestGuitar – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonKeyboards – Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Jack SkinnerPerformer [Rub Board] – Andrew CaderProducer – Talking HeadsRecorded By, Mixed By – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Synthesizer [Bass] – Tina WeymouthVocals – David ByrneVocals [Additional] – Diva Gray, Ellen Bernfeld, Erin Dickens*, Gordon Grody, Kurt Yahijian*, Lani Groves
4:19
10 Wild Wild Life
Backing Vocals – Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthBass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzGuitar – David Byrne, Jerry HarrisonKeyboards – Jerry HarrisonMastered By [Originally] – Jack SkinnerMixed By – Mick GuzauskiMixed By [Assistant] – Charles Brocco*, Robin Laine, Tom NistProducer – Talking HeadsRecorded By [Assistant] – Melanie West, Nick Del Re*Recorded By [Overdubs Assistant] – Kathy BotichRecorded By, Recorded By [Overdubs] – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Vocals – David Byrne
3:39
11 Blind
Arranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Lenny PickettBass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzDrums [Talking], Congas – Abdou M'BoupGuitar – David Byrne, Yves N'DjockKeyboards [Conga Bass] – Wally BadarouLyrics By – David ByrneMastered By [Originally] – Jack SkinnerMixed By – Mark WallisMusic By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthPiano [French] – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsRecorded By – Richard ManwaringRecorded By [Assistant] – Jean Loup Morette*Recorded By [Overdubs] – Fernando KralSaxophone [Alto] – Stan HarrisonSaxophone [Baritone] – Steve ElfonSaxophone [Tennor] – Lenny PickettTrombone – Robyn Eubanks*Trumpet – Earl Gardner, Laurie FrinkVocals – David Byrne
4:58
12 (Nothing But) Flowers
Backing Vocals – Kirsty MacCollBass – Tina WeymouthCongas – Abdou M'BoupDrums – Chris FrantzGuitar – David Byrne, Yves N'DjockGuitar [12-strings] – Johnny MarrLyrics By – David ByrneMastered By [Originally] – Jack SkinnerMixed By – Mark WallisMusic By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthOrgan [Hammond] – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsRecorded By – Richard ManwaringRecorded By [Assistant] – Jean Loup Morette*Recorded By [Overdubs Assistant] – Nick Del Re*Recorded By [Overdubs] – Fernando KralShaker – Brice WassyVocals – David Byrne
5:32
13 Sax And Violins
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer [Overdubs] – Fernando KralEngineer, Recorded By – Richard ManwaringGuitar – David ByrneKeyboards – Jerry Harrison, Wally BadarouLyrics By, Vocals, Vocals [Vocoder] – David ByrneMastered By – Bob LudwigMixed By – Kevin KillenMusic By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthPercussion, Cowbell – Brice WassyProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsTimbales – Nina Gioia*
5:18
14 Lifetime Piling Up
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Dolette McDonald, Nona Hendryx, Tawatha Agee*Bass, Keyboards – Tina WeymouthCongas – Moussa CissokaoDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer, Recorded By – Richard ManwaringKeyboards [Synthesizer & Organ] – Jerry HarrisonLyrics By, Guitar, Keyboards [Piano, Emulator, Strings] – David ByrneMastered By [Originally] – Bob LudwigMusic By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina WeymouthPercussion [Woodblock, Cowbell, Fanza] – Brice WassyProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsProducer [Additional], Recorded By [Additional] – Nick LaunayRecorded By [Overdubs] – Fernando KralVocals – David Byrne
3:59

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Basic tracks recorded at Studio Davout, Paris.
Overdub at Sigma Sound & Right Track, NYC.
Mastered at Masterdisk, NY.

(P)1992 Sire Record Company / Talking Heads Tours Inc.

1st cat # shown on spine & rear artwork
2nd cat # shown only on CD label.

This version is different from The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime and doesn't feature the CDEMD1039 catalogue number and doesn't mention manufacturing company Digital Audio Technologies Australia.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7777 80593 2 5
  • Barcode (Scanned): 77778059325
  • Matrix / Runout: 7805932 7335K1

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0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD 1039 Talking Heads Once In A Lifetime - The Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) EMI, EMI 0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD 1039 UK 1992 Sell This Version
0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD1039, 780593 2 Talkingheads* The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime(CD, Comp) EMI, EMI, EMI 0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD1039, 780593 2 Australia 1992 Sell This Version
296 7805934 Talkingheads* The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime(Cass, Comp) EMI 296 7805934 Spain 1992 Sell This Version
096 780593 1 Talkingheads* The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime(LP, Comp) EMI 096 780593 1 Spain 1992 Sell This Version
0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD1039, 7805932 Talkingheads* The Best Of - Once In A Lifetime(CD, Comp, RE) EMI, EMI, EMI 0777 7 80593 2 5, CDEMD1039, 7805932 Australia Unknown Sell This Version

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