Credits

All tracks written by Peter Gabriel, except
Shaking the Tree written by Peter Gabriel and Youssou N'Dour

Youssou N'Dour courtesy of Virgin Records, Ltd.

Compilation and additional recording at Real World Studios

Peter Gabriel by Robert Mapplethorpe © 1986
Assistant to Robert Mapplethorpe: Alexandra Knaust
Design by Mouat Nomad, London


Solsbury Hill - 1977 First Album
  • Produced by Bob Ezrin
  • Drums: Alan Schwartzberg
  • Bass: Tony Levin
  • Guitar: Steve Hunter
  • Guitar: Robert Fripp
  • Synths: Larry Fast
  • Vox: Peter Gabriel

    I Don't Remember - 1980 Third Album
  • Produced by Peter Gabriel & Peter Welsh
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Stick: Tony Levin
  • Guitar: Robert Fripp
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Processing: Larry Fast
  • Piano, Synth, & Vox: Peter Gabriel

    Sledgehammer - 1986 So
  • Produced by Daniel Lanois & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Manu Katche
  • Bass: Tony Levin
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Fairlight, Piano, Prophet, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Trumpet: Wayne Jackson
  • Sax: Mark Rivera
  • Trombone: Don Mikkelson
  • B. Vox: P.P.Arnold, Coral Gordon, Dee Lewis

    Family Snapshot - 1980 Third Album
  • Produced by Steve Lillywhite
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Snare Drum: Phil Collins
  • Bass: John Giblin
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Guitar: Dave Gregory
  • Piano, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Synth: Larry Fast
  • Sax: Dick Morrissey

    Mercy Street - 1986 So
  • Produced by Daniel Lanois & Peter Gabriel
  • Surdu, Congas, Triangle: Djalma Correa
  • Bass: Larry Klein
  • Piano: Richard Tee
  • Processed Sax: Mark Rivera
  • Fairlight, Prophet, Piano, CS80, Vox: Peter Gabriel

    Shaking the Tree - *
  • * - Originally released 1989 on Youssou N'Dour album "The Lion." Remixed with new vocal 1990.
  • Produced by Peter Gabriel, George Acogny, & David Bottrill
  • Drums: Manu Katche
  • Lead Vox: Peter Gabriel and Youssou N'Dour
  • Bass and Guitar: Habib Faye
  • Electric and Acoustic Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Organ, Piano, Keyboard bass, Synth: Simon Clark
  • Fairlight percussion and sequencing: George Acogny
  • Prophet, D50, Piano: Peter Gabriel
  • Fairlight programming: Roger Bolton
  • Audioframe systems operated by Richard Chappell
  • First Trumpet: Guy Barker
  • Second Trumpet: John Barclay
  • Third Trumpet: Pete Beachill
  • Sax: Phil Todd
  • B.Vox: Peter Gabriel, Youssou N'Dour, Simon Clark, George Acogny

    Don't Give Up - 1986 So
  • Produced by Daniel Lanois & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Manu Katche
  • Bass: Tony Levin
  • Guitars: David Rhodes
  • Piano: Richard Tee
  • Fairlight, Prophet, Linn, Piano, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • CS80: Simon Clark
  • Guest Vox: Kate Bush

    San Jacinto - 1982 Fourth Album
  • Produced by David Lord & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Additional drums, Linn programming, Fairlight, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Stick: Tony Levin
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Guitar: John Ellis
  • Moog Brass: Larry Fast
  • B.vox: Jill Gabriel

    Here Comes The Flood - New Recording 1990
  • Produced by Peter Gabriel
  • Piano and Vox: Peter Gabriel

    Red Rain - 1986 So
  • Produced by Daniel Lanois & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Linn Programming: Chris Hughes
  • Hi-Hat: Stewart Copeland
  • Bass: Tony Levin
  • Guitar, B.Vox: David Rhodes
  • Guitar: Daniel Lanois
  • Piano, Fairlight, Prophet, Vox: Peter Gabriel

  • Games Without Frontiersd - 1980 Third Album
  • Produced by Steve Lillywhite
  • Drums and percussion: Jerry Marotta
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Synth, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • B.vox: Kate Bush
  • Whistles: Steve Lillywhite, Hugh Padgham, Peter Gabriel

    Shock the Monkey - 1982 Fourth Album
  • Produced by Peter Gabriel & David Lord
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Linn Programming, Fairlight, CMI, Prophet, B.vox, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Stick: Tony Levin
  • Guitars, B.vox: David Rhodes
  • Prophet: Larry Fast
  • B.Vox: Peter Hammill

    I Have The Touch - 1982
  • Originally released on the fourth album.
  • This is a 1983 remix with a new drum track, additional keyboard and voice
  • Produced by David Lord & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Simon Phillips
  • Linn Programming: Fairlight, CMI, Prophet, B.vox, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Stick: Tony Levin
  • Guitar, B.vox: David Rhodes
  • Prophet, Moog: Larry Fast
  • B.vox: John Ellis

    Big Time - 1986 So
  • Produced by Daniel Lanois & Peter Gabriel
  • Drums: Steward Copeland
  • Hammond, Fairlight bass: Simon Clark
  • Drumstick bass: Tony Levin, Jerry Marotta
  • Surf Guitar: Daniel Lanois
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Fairlight, Synth, Prophet, Linn, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Linn Kick: Jimmy Bralower
  • B.vox, P.P.Arnold, Coral Gordon, Dee Lewis
  • Trumpet, Cornet: Wayne Jackson
  • Alto, Tenor, and Baritone Sax: Mark Rivera
  • Trombone: Don Mikkelsen

    Zaar - 1989 Passion
  • Produced by Peter Gabriel
  • Tambourines, Dufs, Tabla, Finger Cymbals, Triangle: Hossam Ramzy
  • Surdu, additional percussion, Audioframe, Akai S900, Vox: Peter Gabriel
  • Bass: Nathan East
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Kementche: Mahmoud Tabrizi Zadeh
  • Doublin Violin: Shankar

    Biko - 1980 Third Album
  • Produced by Steve Lillywhite
  • Drums: Jerry Marotta
  • Surdu: Phil Collins
  • Guitar: David Rhodes
  • Synth, Bagpipes: Larry Fast
  • Screeches: David Ferguson
  • Piano, drum pattern, Vox: Peter Gabriel