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Elton John - Greatest Hits, Volume 2 album
  • Performer Elton John
  • Title Greatest Hits, Volume 2
  • Country UK
  • Style Pop Rock
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  • Genre Rock
  • Size MP3 1812 mb
  • Size FLAC 1844 mb
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Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II, a compilation album released in 1977, is the sixteenth official album release for Elton John. The original 1977 US version features one song from 1971 and two songs from 1974 that were not on the first greatest hits album. It also features several hit songs from 1975 and two hit singles from Elton's last year of performing in 1976.

Accordion – Carl FortinaBass – Kenny PassarelliElectric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano, Vocals – Elton JohnStrings – James Newton HowardWritten By – Elton John & Bernie Taupin. A4. Don't Go Breaking My Heart. Bass – Kenny PassarelliDrums – Roger PopeElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneElectric Piano – James Newton HowardFeaturing – Kiki DeeOrchestra – James Newton HowardPiano, Vocals – Elton JohnVocals – Kiki DeeWritten By – Ann Orson & Carte Blanche. A5. Someone Saved My Life Tonight.

Greatest Hits Volume Two (or variants) may refer to any of the following albums: Greatest Hits Vol. 2 (ABBA album) (1979). Greatest Hits II (Clint Black album) (2001). Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 (Johnny Cash album) (1971). Greatest Hits II (Kenny Chesney album) (2009). Greatest Hits, Volume II (Chicago album) (1981). Rare Masters is a compilation album by Elton John that was released in 1992. This compilation album features all A-side and B-sides released by John between 1968 and 1975 that were not included on original studio albums or Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II.

Greatest Hits Volume II. With such a vast and memorable catalogue, a second greatest hits compilation was only logical. This one, released just three years after his first Greatest Hits, reached on the UK Album Chart and went on to be certified five-times platinum by the RIAAin the US. Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume 2. Elton John. 1. The Bitch Is Back 3:38.

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Bittersweet Dramatic Freewheeling Laid-Back/Mellow Lush Playful Poignant Stylish Yearning Celebratory Cheerful Fun Rollicking Rousing Sentimental. 2 rounds up the handful of singles that weren't included on Elton John's first Greatest Hits collection ("Levon," "Tiny Dancer") and adds the highlights from Caribou, Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy, and Rock of the Westies ("The Bitch Is Back," "Someone Saved My Life Tonight," "Island Girl," "Grow Some Funk.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

1 The Bitch Is Back
Backing Vocals – Clydie King, Dusty Springfield, Jessie Mae Smith*, Sherlie MatthewsBass, Bass [Phased Pignose] – Dee MurrayBrass – Tower Of Power Horn SectionDrums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstonePiano, Vocals – Elton*Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Lenny PickettTambourine – Ray Cooper
3:39
2 Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonFeaturing – Reggae Guitars Of Dr. Winston O'Boogie*Piano, Mellotron, Harpsichord, Vocals – Elton JohnSitar, Backing Vocals, Electric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneTambourine, Gong – Ray Cooper
5:57
3 Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
Accordion – Carl FortinaBass – Kenny PassarelliElectric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano, Vocals – Elton*Vibraphone [Vibes] – Ray Cooper
3:45
4 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Bass – Kenny PassarelliDrums – Roger PopeGuitar – Davey JohnstoneOrchestra [Arrangements], Electric Piano – James Newton HowardPiano, Vocals – Elton*Vocals – Kiki Dee
4:23
5 Someone Saved My Life Tonight
Bass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonGuitar [Leslie, Acoustic], Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano, Synthesizer [Arp String Ensemble], Vocals, Electric Piano – Elton*Tambourine, Shaker, Cymbal – Ray Cooper
6:43
6 Philadelphia Freedom
Bass – Dee MurrayDrums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneOrchestra [Arrangements] – Gene PagePiano, Vocals – Elton*Tambourine, Congas, Maracas – Ray Cooper
5:20
7 Island Girl
Backing Vocals – Ann Orson, Kiki DeeBacking Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Caleb QuayeBass, Backing Vocals – Kenny PassarelliCongas, Tambourine, Marimba – Ray CooperDrums – Roger PopeGuitar [Ovation, Slide Electric, Banjo], Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstonePiano, Vocals – Elton*Synthesizer [Arp], Soloist, Mellotron – James Newton Howard
3:43
8 Grow Some Funk Of Your Own
Backing Vocals – Kiki DeeBacking Vocals, Electric Guitar – Caleb Quaye, Davey JohnstoneBass, Backing Vocals – Kenny PassarelliCastanets, Tambourine, Bell Tree, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Ray CooperDrums – Roger PopePiano, Vocals – Elton John
4:16
9 Bennie And The Jets
Bass – Dee MurrayDrums – Nigel OlssonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Davey JohnstonePiano, Organ, Vocals – Elton John
5:11
10 Pinball Wizard
Backing Vocals, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Davey JohnstoneBass, Backing Vocals – Dee MurrayDrums, Backing Vocals – Nigel OlssonPiano, Vocals – Elton JohnTambourine, Congas – Ray Cooper
5:11

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – This Record Co. Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sackville Productions Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – The Rocket Record Company Ltd.
  • Made By – Polygram
  • Distributed By – Metronome Musik GmbH

Credits

  • Producer – Gus Dudgeon

Notes

Early West German pressing on DJM label, disc made by Polygram.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42282 54862 7
  • Matrix / Runout: DJM CD-7 2895 467 01 #
  • Other (SPARS Code): AAD
  • Label Code: LC1278
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DJH 20520 Elton John Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II ‎(LP, Comp) DJM Records DJH 20520 UK 1977
MCA-5225 Elton John Greatest Hits Volume II ‎(LP, Comp, Club) MCA Records MCA-5225 Canada 1977
L 36307, DJH 20520 Elton John Greatest Hits Volume II ‎(LP, Comp) DJM Records , DJM Records L 36307, DJH 20520 Australia 1977
1A 062-60557 Elton John Elton John's Greatest Hits Volume II ‎(LP, Comp) DJM Records 1A 062-60557 Netherlands 1977
MCAC-1690 Elton John Greatest Hits Volume II ‎(Cass, Comp, RE) MCA Records MCAC-1690 US 1990