Aretha Franklin ‎– Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

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Arista ‎– 07822-18722-2
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1 Freeway Of Love
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Jeanie Tracy, Jim Gilstrap, Kitty Beethoven, Laundon Von Kendricks, Preston Glass, Sylvester, Vicki RandleBass [Synth Bass] – Randy Jackson (2)Engineer [Chief Engineer] – David "Frazemen" Frazer*Guitar – Corrado RusticiKeyboards – Walter AfanasieffKeyboards [Keyboards (Vibes)] – Preston GlassMixed By [Additional Mixing] – Michael Brauer*Percussion – The "Santana" Rhythm Section*Producer, Drums, Percussion – Narada Michael WaldenSaxophone [Sax Solo] – Clarence ClemonsTambourine – Greg "Gigi" Gonaway*Written-By – Jeffrey Cohen, Narada Michael Walden
5:52
2 I New You Were Waiting (For Me)
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Jerry HeyBacking Vocals [Background Vocals] – Claytoven Richardson, Jeanie Tracy, Jennifer Hall, Jim Gilstrap, Kevin Dorsey, Kitty Beethoven, Myrna MatthewsBass Guitar – Randy Jackson (2)Drums – Narada Michael WaldenEngineer [Additional Engineer] – Dana Jon Chappelle, Maureen DroneyGuitar [Charvel CTM6 Midi Guitar Synthesizer] – Corrado RusticiProducer – Narada Michael WaldenProgrammed By [Percussion Programming] – Preston GlassRecorded By, Mixed By – David "Frazemen" Frazer*Synthesizer, Programmed By – Walter AfanasieffTambourine, Percussion – Greg "Gigi" Gonaway*Vocals [Duet With] – George MichaelWritten-By – Dennis Morgan, Simon Climie
4:00
3 Jump To It
Arranged By [Rythm, Synthesizer] – Marcus MillerArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Luther VandrossBacking Vocals [Background Vocals] – Brenda White*, Cissy Houston, Fonzi Thornton, Luther Vandross, Michelle Cobbs, Phillip Ballou, Tawatha AgeeBass, Synthesizer – Marcus MillerCongas – Crusher Bennett*Drums – Yogi HortonGuitar – Doc PowellKeyboards – Nat Adderley Jr.Producer – Luther VandrossRecorded By, Mixed By – Michael H. BrauerWritten-By – Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller
4:14
4 Willing To Forgive
Bass – Nathan EastEngineer – Jim "Z" Zumpano*Engineer [Assisted By] – Jason ShablikKeyboards, Drum Programming – BabyfaceMixed By – Barney PerkinsProducer, Written-By – Babyface, Daryl SimmonsSaxophone – Everette Harp
4:14
5 Doctor's Order
Backing Vocals – Cynthia Mizelle*, Alfonso Thornton*, Tawatha Agee*Bass – Marcus MillerDrum Programming, Keyboards – Hubert Eaves, III*Engineer – Paul Brown, Ray BardaniFeaturing [Duet] – Luther VandrossGuitar – Paul Jackson Jr.Keyboards – Jason Miles (2), Nat Adderley Jr., John "Skip" Anderson*Mixed By – Ray BardaniPercussion – Paulinho Da CostaProducer – Luther VandrossVocals [Duet With] – Luther VandrossWritten-By – Hubert Eaves, III*, Luther Vandross
4:34
6 United Together
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Aretha Franklin, Charles Jackson*, Cissy Houston, Edie Lehman*, Estelle Brown, Marti McCall, Myrna Matthews, Myrna Smith, Sylvia Shemwell, The Original Sweet Inspirations, Tony ColemanBass – James Jamerson, Sr.*, Scott Edward*, Tony ColemanDrums – Bernard Purdie, Ed Green*Drums [Overdubs] – Tony ColemanEngineer – Frank Kejmar, Lee DeCarloGuitar – Cornell Dupree, Michael McGloiry, Paul Jackson Jr.Keyboards – Aretha Franklin, Michael Lang*, Richard Tee, Tony ColemanMixed By – Reggie Dozier*Producer – Chuck Jackson (2)Written-By – Chuck Jackson (2), Phil Perry (2)
5:02
7 Who's Zoomin' Who
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Jeanie Tracy, Jim Gilstrap, Laundon Von Kendricks, Preston Glass, Randy Jackson (2), Sylvester, Vicki RandleBass [Synth Bass] – Randy Jackson (2)Engineer [Chief Engineer] – David "Frazemen" Frazer*Guitar – Corrado RusticiKeyboards – Preston Glass, Walter AfanasieffMixed By [Additional Mixing] – Michael Brauer*Producer, Drums, Piano [Acoustic Piano] – Narada Michael WaldenWritten-By – Aretha Franklin, Narada Michael Walden, Preston Glass
4:43
8 A Deeper Love
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Cindy Mizelle, David Cole, Deborah Cooper, Lisa Fischer, Paulette McWilliamsDrums, Percussion – Robert ClivillésKeyboards – David ColeProducer, Arranged By, Mixed By – C+C Music Factory*, Robert Clivillés And David Cole*, Robert ClivillésProgrammed By – Ricky CrespoRecorded By, Mixed By – Bob RosaWritten-By – David Cole, Robert Clivillés*
4:34
9 Honey
Drum Programming – L.A. ReidEngineer – Jim "Z" Zumpano*Engineer [Assisted By] – David WardKeyboards – BabyfaceMixed By – Barney PerkinsProducer – Babyface, Daryl Simmons, L.A. ReidWritten-By – Babyface
4:14
10 Get It Right
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangement], Bass, Synthesizer – Marcus MillerBacking Vocals – Brenda White*Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Fonzi Thornton, Luther Vandross, Michelle Cobbs, Phillip Ballou, Tawatha Agee, Yvonne LewisCongas, Triangle – Steve KroonDrums – Yogi HortonGuitar – Doc Powell, Georg WadeniusKeyboards – Nat Adderley Jr.Percussion – Paulinho Da CostaProducer, Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Luther VandrossRecorded By, Mixed By – Michael H. BrauerVibraphone [Vibes] – Dave Friedman*Written-By – Luther Vandross, Marcus Miller
4:15
11 Another Night
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Jeanie Tracy, Jim Gilstrap, Kitty Beethoven, Laundon Von Kendricks, Nikita Jermaine*, Preston Glass, Sylvester, Vicki RandleBass – Randy Jackson (2)Engineer [Chief Engineer] – David "Frazemen" Frazer*Guitar [Guitar Solo] – Ray GomezGuitar, Guitar [Guitar Synth] – Corrado RusticiKeyboards – Preston Glass, Walter AfanasieffMixed By [Additional Mixing] – Michael Brauer*Producer, Drums, Percussion – Narada Michael WaldenWritten-By – Beppe Cantarelli, Roy Freeland
4:30
12 Ever Changing Times
Featuring – Michael McDonaldGuitar – Dean ParksKeyboards – Burt Bacharach, David FosterKeyboards, Programmed By – Michael BoddickerMixed By – Humberto GaticaProducer – Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer SagerProgrammed By – Larry WilliamsWritten-By – Bill Conti, Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager
4:53
13 Jimmy Lee
Acoustic Bass – Randy Jackson (2)Alto Saxophone [Alto Sax] – Marc RussoArranged By [Horn Arrangements], Trumpet – Jerry HeyBells – Preston GlassEngineer [Additional Engineer] – Dana Jon Chappelle, Maureen DroneyGuitar [Charvel GTM6 Midi Guitar Synthesizer] – Corrado RusticiPiano [Acoustic Piano] – Walter AfanasieffProducer, Piano [Acoustic Piano Intro], Drums – Narada Michael WaldenRecorded By, Mixed By – David "Frazemen" Frazer*Synthesizer – David Sancious, Walter AfanasieffTenor Saxophone [Tenor Sax] – Kenny G (2)Trombone – Wayne WallaceWritten-By – Jeffrey Cohen, Anukampa Lisa Walden*, Narada Michael Walden, Preston Glass
5:45
14 You Make Me Feel (Like A Natural Woman)
Arranged By – Harold WheelerConductor – Leon PendarvisFeaturing – Bonnie Raitt, Gloria EstefanMixed By – Michael BarbieroMusician – Alan Prubin, Alex Foster, Bernard Purdie, M. Birch Johnson*, David Taylor, Earl Gardner, Frank Crawford, Jr., Lawrence Frantangelo*, Lou Marini, Robbie Kondor, Ronald Cuber*, Rudolph Stanfield, Theodore Richard White*, Thomas BarneyNarrator [Introduction By] – Bonnie Raitt, Rod StewartProducer – Ken Ehrlich (2)Written-By – Carole King, Gerry Goffin*, Jerry Wexler
4:26
15 I Dreamed A Dream
Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar – Rick IantoscaArranged By [Rhythm Arrangements By], Bass, Keyboards, Synth [String Synths], Drum Programming – Bobby WootenCo-producer – Aretha Franklin, Bobby WootenMixed By – Michael R. Hutchinson*Narrator [Introduction By] – Edward James OlmosPiano [Acoustic Piano] – Aretha FranklinProducer – David "Pic" Conley*Recorded By [Vocals Recorded By] – Michael Iacopelli*Written-By – Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer, Jean Marc Natel*
4:18

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Notes

Track 1 [published by] Gratitude Sky Music, adm. by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) / When Words Collide Music (BMI). Produced for Perfection Light Productions. From “Who's Zoomin' Who?”. ℗ 1985 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 2 [published by] Chrysalis Music Ltd. / Rare Blue Music (ASCAP) / Little Shop Of Morgansongs (BMI). Produced for Perfection Light Productions. From “Aretha”. ℗ 1986 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 3 [published by] Uncle Ronnie’s Music Co., Inc. / EMI April Music Inc. / Thriller Miller Music (ASCAP). Produced for Vandross Ltd. Recorded and mixed for MHB Productions. From “Jump To It”. ℗ 1982 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 4 [published by] Sony Songs Inc. / ECAF Music / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. / Boobie Loo Music (BMI). ℗ 1994 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 5 [published by] EMI April Music Inc. / Uncle Ronnie’s Music (ASCAP) / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. / Huemar Music, Inc. (BMI). Produced for Vandross Ltd. From “What You See Is What You Sweat”. ℗ 1991 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 6 [published by] Sony Tunes Inc. / Phivin International Enterprises (ASCAP). From “Aretha”. ℗ 1980 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 7 [published by] Gratitude Sky Music, adm. by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) / Springtime Music (BMI). Produced for Perfection Light Productions. From “Who's Zoomin' Who?”. ℗ 1985 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 8 [published by] Cole/Clivillés Music / Virgin / EMI (ASCAP). ℗ 1993 Touchstone Records.

Track 9 [published by] Sony Songs Inc. / ECAF Music (BMI). ℗ 1994 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 10 [published by] Uncle Ronnie’s Music Co., Inc. / EMI April Music Inc. / Thriller Miller Music (ASCAP). Produced for Vandross Ltd. Recorded and mixed for MHB Productions. From “Get It Right”. ℗ 1983 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 11 [published by] Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. (BMI) / Colgems-EMI Music Inc. (ASCAP). Produced for Perfection Light Productions. From “Who's Zoomin' Who?”. ℗ 1985 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 12 [published by] New Hidden Valley Music (ASCAP) / Carole Bayer Sager Music (BMI) / EMI April Music Inc. o/b/o UA Music Inc. (ASCAP) / EMI Blackwood Music Inc. o/b/o United Lion Music Inc. (BMI). Mixed for Hum, Inc. Productions. From “What You See Is What You Sweat”. ℗ 1991 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 13 [published by] Gratitude Sky Music, adm. by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) / When Words Collide Music (BMI) / Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI). Produced for Perfection Light Productions. From “Aretha”. ℗ 1986 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 14 [published by] Screen Gems-EMI Music (BMI). From the “Aretha Franklin: Duets” television special. ℗ 1994 Arista Records, Inc.

Track 15 [published by] Alain Boubil Music Ltd. (ASCAP). Introduction from the 1993 Presidential Inaugural Gala, courtesy of The Presidential Inaugural Committee and Smith-Hemion Productions. Produced for Pic & Choose Productions. From “What You See Is What You Sweat”. ℗ 1991 Arista Records, Inc.

Clarence Clemons appeared courtesy of Columbia Records. Tony Coleman appeared courtesy of Mr. Melody Music. Paulinho Da Costa appeared courtesy of A&M Records. Gloria Estefan, George Michael and Luther Vandross appeared courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Lisa Fischer appeared courtesy of Elektra Records. Everette Harp appeared courtesy of Blue Note Records. Cissy Houston appeared courtesy of Columbia Records. Paul Jackson Jr. appeared courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corporation. Marti McCall appeared courtesy of Perfect Pitch, Inc. Michael McDonald appeared courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc. Cindy Mizelle appeared courtesy of East/West Records. Bernard Purdie appeared courtesy of Pretty Purdie Productions. Bonnie Raitt appeared courtesy of Capitol Records. Myrna Smith, Sylvia Shemwell and Estelle Brown appeared courtesy of R.S.O. Records. Richard Tee appeared courtesy of Tappan Zee Records. Fonzi Thornton appeared courtesy of RCA Records.

On inlay and booklet:
℗&© 1994 Arista Records, Inc., a Bertelsmann Music Group company. Printed in U.S.A.

On disc:
℗ 1994 Arista Records, Inc. Manufactured in U.S.A.

Tracks 4, 8, 9 and 14 are noted as being new recordings.

The release originally came with a insert promoting the home video edition.

An additional US pressing can be located here.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 07822-18722-2 5
  • Barcode: 078221872225
  • Matrix / Runout: 07822187222 3/94 3DA3

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