Talking Heads ‎– The Best Of Talking Heads

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Sire ‎– 8122 76488-2, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 8122 76488-2, Rhino Records (2) ‎– 8122 76488-2, Warner Strategic Marketing ‎– 8122 76488-2
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1 Love - Building On Fire
Arranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Brad Baker, Lance QuinnBass – Tina WeymouthCo-producer [Associate Producer] – T. Erdelyi*Drums, Tambourine – Chris FrantzEngineer – Ed StasiumProducer – Tony BongioviVocals, Guitar, Bells – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne
2 Psycho Killer
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Ed StasiumGuitar, Keyboards, Vocals – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Lance Quinn, Talking Heads, Tony BongioviVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Tina Weymouth
3 Uh-Oh, Love Comes To Town
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Ed StasiumGuitar, Keyboards, Vocals – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Lance Quinn, Talking Heads, Tony BongioviVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne
4 Take Me To The River
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums, Percussion – Chris FrantzEngineer – Rhett DaviesEngineer [Assisted By] – Benji Armbrister*Piano, Organ, Synthesizer, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar, Percussion [Synthesized] – David ByrneWritten-By – Al Green, Mabon Hodges*
5 Found A Job
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums, Percussion – Chris FrantzEngineer – Rhett DaviesEngineer [Assisted By] – Benji Armbrister*Mixed By – Brian Eno, Ed StasiumPiano, Organ, Synthesizer, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar, Percussion [Synthesized] – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne
6 Life During Wartime
Bass – Tina WeymouthCongas – Ari*, Gene WilderDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Joe Barbaria, Neal Teeman, Rod O'BrienEngineer [Assisted By] – Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom HeidKeyboards, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonPerformer [Treatments] – Brian EnoProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
7 Heaven
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Joe Barbaria, Neal Teeman, Rod O'BrienEngineer [Assisted By] – Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom HeidKeyboards, Guitar – Jerry HarrisonPerformer [Treatments] – Brian EnoProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne, Jerry Harrison
8 Memories Can't Wait
Bass – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Joe Barbaria, Neal Teeman, Rod O'BrienEngineer [Assisted By] – Chris Martinez, Julie Last, Tom HeidGuitar, Keyboards – Jerry HarrisonPerformer [Treatments] – Brian EnoProducer – Brian Eno, Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne, Jerry Harrison
9 Once In A Lifetime
Backing Vocals – Nona HendryxBass, Keyboards, Percussion – Tina WeymouthDrums, Percussion, Keyboards – Chris FrantzEngineer – Dave Jerden, Jack Nuber, Johnny Potoker*, Rhett Davies, Stephen Stanley*Engineer [Assisted By] – Kendal Stubbs*Guitar – Adrian BelewKeyboards, Bass, Percussion, Backing Vocals – Brian EnoKeyboards, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Brian Eno, Dave Jerden, David Byrne, Johnny Potoker*Percussion – Jose Rossy, Robert PalmerProducer – Brian EnoVocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Bass, Percussion – David ByrneWritten-By – Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
10 Houses In Motion
Backing Vocals – Nona HendryxBass, Keyboards, Percussion – Tina WeymouthDrums, Percussion, Keyboards – Chris FrantzEngineer – Dave Jerden, Jack Nuber, Johnny Potoker*, Rhett Davies, Stephen Stanley*Engineer [Assisted By] – Kendal Stubbs*Guitar – Adrian BelewKeyboards, Bass, Percussion, Backing Vocals – Brian EnoKeyboards, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Brian Eno, Dave Jerden, David Byrne, Johnny Potoker*Percussion – Jose Rossy, Robert PalmerProducer – Brian EnoTrumpet, Arranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Jon HassellVocals, Guitar, Keyboards – David ByrneWritten-By – Brian Eno, Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
11 This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing Vocals – Chris FrantzEngineer – Alex Sadkin, Butch JonesEngineer [Assisted By] – Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)Keyboards, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Alex SadkinPercussion – David Van TieghemProducer – Talking HeadsSynthesizer – Wally BadarouSynthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthVocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
12 Girlfriend Is Better
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing Vocals – Chris FrantzEngineer – Alex Sadkin, Butch JonesEngineer [Assisted By] – Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)Keyboards, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Alex SadkinProducer – Talking HeadsSynthesizer – Bernie WorrellSynthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthVocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
13 Burning Down The House
Drums, Synthesizer, Backing Vocals – Chris FrantzEngineer – Alex Sadkin, Butch JonesEngineer [Assisted By] – Frank Gibson, Jay Mark, John Convertino (2)Keyboards, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Alex SadkinPercussion – Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsSynthesizer – Wally BadarouSynthesizer, Bass [String Bass], Guitar, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthVocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
14 Road To Nowhere
Accordion – Jimmy MacdonellBacking Vocals [Additional] – Diva Gray, Ellen Bernfeld, Erin Dickins, Gordon Grody, Kurt Yahijian*, Lani GrovesBass, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer [Assisted By] – Melanie WestEngineer, Mixed By – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Keyboards, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Nana Vasconcelos*, Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsSaxophone – Lenny PickettVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWashboard – Andrew CaderWritten-By – David Byrne
15 And She Was
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Diva Gray, Ellen Bernfeld, Erin Dickins, Gordon Grody, Kurt Yahijian*, Lani GrovesBass, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Engineer [Assisted By] – Melanie WestKeyboards, Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonPercussion – Nana Vasconcelos*, Steve ScalesProducer – Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne
16 Wild Wild Life
Bass, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Eric "E.T." Thorngren*Engineer [Assisted By] – Kathy Botich, Melanie West, Nick DelreKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Jerry HarrisonMixed By – Mick GuzauskiProducer – Talking HeadsVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – David Byrne
17 Blind
Alto Saxophone – Stan HarrisonBaritone Saxophone – Steve ElfonBass, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthCongas, Talking Drum, Cowbell – Abdou M'BoupDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Fernando Kral, James Farber, Mark Wallis, Nick Delre, Richard ManwaringEngineer [Assisted By] – Jean-Loup MoretteGuitar – Yves N'DjockKeyboards [Conga Bass] – Wally BadarouKora – Mory KantéPiano [French Piano] – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsTenor Saxophone, Arranged By [Horn Arrangement] – Lenny PickettTrombone – Robin EubanksTrumpet – Earl Gardner, Laurie FrinkVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth
18 (Nothing But) Flowers
Backing Vocals – Kirsty MacCollBass, Backing Vocals – Tina WeymouthCongas – Abdou M'BoupDrums – Chris FrantzEngineer – Fernando Kral, James Farber, Mark Wallis, Nick Delre, Richard ManwaringEngineer [Assisted By] – Jean-Loup MoretteGuitar – Yves N'DjockOrgan [Hammond Organ] – Jerry HarrisonProducer – Steve Lillywhite, Talking HeadsShaker – Brice WassyTwelve-String Guitar – Johnny MarrVocals, Guitar – David ByrneWritten-By – Chris Frantz, David Byrne, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth

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  • Barcode (Scanned): 0081227648824
  • Barcode (Text): 0-8122-76488-24
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, 2 and 3): [Warner Music Logo] 812276488-2 07/04 V01
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2 and 3): IFPI L012
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 05R5
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 05P3
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 05L2
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Label Code: LC02982

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