The Paul McCartney Project

All The Best!

By Paul McCartneyOfficial album• Part of the collection “Paul McCartney • Compilations

Timeline See what happened in 1987
UK release date:
Nov 02, 1987
US release date:
Nov 02, 1987
Publisher:
Parlophone
Reference:
CDP 7 48287 2
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Sessions This album has been recorded during the following sessions

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Track list

Disc 1


1.

Jet

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

4:09 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass, Drums, Electric guitar, Moog, Piano, Producer, Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals, Keyboards, Moog
Denny Laine:
Backing vocals, Electric guitar, Piano
Tony Visconti:
Orchestration
Howie Casey:
Sax
Geoff Emerick:
Mixing engineer, Recording engineer
Monday:
Assistant engineer
Pete Swettenham:
Assistant engineer
Beaux Arts Orchestra:
Strings

Session Recording:
October 1973
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Session Mixing:
Late October / Early November 1973
Studio:
Kingsway Studios, London, UK

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


2.

Band On The Run

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

5:13 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Acoustic guitar, Backing vocals, Bass, Drums, Electric guitar, Electric piano, Producer, Synthesizers, Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals, Moog
Denny Laine:
Acoustic guitar, Backing vocals, Electric guitar
Tony Visconti:
Orchestration
Geoff Emerick:
Mixing engineer, Recording engineer
Monday:
Assistant engineer
Pete Swettenham:
Assistant engineer
Beaux Arts Orchestra:
Horns, Strings

Session Recording:
September 1-23, 1973
Studio:
EMI Studios, Lagos, Nigeria

Session Overdubs:
October 1973
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Session Mixing:
Late October / Early November 1973
Studio:
Kingsway Studios, London, UK

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


3.

Coming Up

Written by Paul McCartney

3:52 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass, Drums, Electric guitars, Electric piano, Engineer, Mixing, Percussion, Producer, Synthesizers, Tambourine, Vocals
Eddie Klein:
Mixing assistant

Session Recording:
June - July 1979
Studio:
Home Studio, Peasmarsh, Sussex, UK

Session Recording:
June - July 1979
Studio:
Spirit Of Ranachan Studio, Campbeltown, Scotland

Session Mixing:
September 1979
Studio:
EMI Studios, Abbey Road

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


4.

Ebony And Ivory

Written by Paul McCartney

3:43 • Studio version


5.

Listen To What The Man Said

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

3:57 • Studio version


6.

No More Lonely Nights

Written by Paul McCartney

4:39 • Studio version


7.

Silly Love Songs

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

5:56 • Studio version


8.

Let 'em In

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

5:11 • Studio version


9.

C Moon

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

4:34 • Studio version


10.

Pipes Of Peace

Written by Paul McCartney

3:25 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Arrangement, Backing vocals, Bass, Drums (?), Piano, Shaker (?), Synthesizer (?), Tambourine (?), Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals
Eric Stewart:
Backing vocals
George Martin:
Arrangement, Producer
Geoff Emerick:
Mixing engineer, Recording engineer
Jon Jacobs:
Mixing engineer assistant, Recording engineer assistant
Adrian Brett:
Pan flute
James Kippen:
Tabla
Pestalozzi's Children Choir:
Choir
?:
Horns, Strings

Session Recording:
Sep 10, 1982
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Overdubs:
October 1982
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Session Mixing:
Jun 30, 1983
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


11.

Live And Let Die

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

3:13 • Studio versionA


12.

Another Day

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

3:42 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Acoustic guitar, Backing vocals, Bass, Electric guitar, Producer, Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals
Denny Seiwell:
Drums, Percussion
David Spinozza:
Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar
Tim Geelan:
Recording
Ted Brosnan:
Recording assistant
Dixon Van Winkle:
Mixing

Session Recording:
Oct 12, 1970
Studio:
CBS Studios, New York City

Overdubs:
January, 1971
Studio:
A&R Studios, New York City

Session Mixed:
Feb 08, 1971
Studio:
A&R Studios, New York City


13.

Once Upon A Long Ago

Written by Paul McCartney

4:06 • Studio versionA2 • A1 and A2 are identical until 3:48, when A1 repeats the chorus and A2 goes into an instrumental break. A1 also runs five to six seconds longer at the fade

Paul McCartney:
Acoustic guitar, Backing vocals, Bass, Electric guitar, Piano, Synthesizers, Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals, Tambourine
George Martin:
Mixing, Orchestration
Adrian Brett:
Flute
Tim Renwick:
Electric guitar
Nick Glennie-Smith:
Keyboards
Phil Ramone:
Producer
Henry Spinetti:
Drums
Nigel Kennedy:
Violin
Stan Sulzmann:
Sax

Session Recording:
Mar 11, 1987
Studio:
Hog Hill Studio, Rye, UK

Session Recording:
Mar 12, 1987
Studio:
Hog Hill Studio, Rye, UK

Session Overdubs:
Jul 01, 1987
Studio:
EMI Studios, Abbey Road

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


14.

Say Say Say

Written by Paul McCartney, Michael Jackson

3:55 • Studio versionA

Paul McCartney:
Arrangement, Backing vocals, Electric guitar (?), Electric piano (?), Percussion (?), Synthesizers (?), Vocals
Linda McCartney:
Backing vocals
Michael Jackson:
Backing vocals, Vocals
Eric Stewart:
Backing vocals
George Martin:
Arrangement, Producer
Geoff Emerick:
Mixing engineer, Recording engineer
Jon Jacobs:
Mixing engineer assistant, Recording engineer assistant
Jerry Hey:
Horns
Nathan Watts:
Bass
Bill Wolfer:
Keyboards, Synthesizers
David Williams:
Electric guitar
Chris Smith:
Harmonica
Ricky Lawson:
Drums
Ernie Watts:
Horns
Gary E. Grant:
Horns
Gary Herbig:
Horns

Session Recording:
May 1981
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK ; Odyssey Studios, London, UK

Session Recording:
April 1982
Studio:
Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles, USA ; Sigma Sound Studios, New York City, USA

Session Mixing:
Feb 15, 1983
Studio:
AIR Studios, London, UK

Credits & recording details courtesy of Luca Perasi • Buy Paul McCartney: Recording Sessions (1969-2013) on Amazon


15.

My Love

Written by Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney

4:09 • Studio version


16.

We All Stand Together

Written by Paul McCartney

4:24 • Studio version


17.

Mull Of Kintyre

Written by Paul McCartney, Denny Laine

4:44 • Studio version

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From Twitter - Taken from the album artwork for 'All The Best!', released this week in 1987. Photo by Linda McCartney #ThrowbackThursday #TBT

From Twitter – Taken from the album artwork for ‘All The Best!’, released this week in 1987. Photo by Linda McCartney #ThrowbackThursday #TBT

Last updated on November 3, 2016


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thetimeisdead 1 years ago

Hey there! I think the US and UK versions should be distinguished for this release. The UK LP has 20 tracks, the UK CD is represented here, and the US LP / CD has 17 songs (different to the UK CD). Love this site!!


The PaulMcCartney Project 1 years ago

Thanks @thetimeisdead - you're right ! Added to my list of future tasks :) Thanks for the kind words !