BOX SET


FREDDIE MERCURY: THE SOLO COLLECTION

 

RELEASED: 2000

COUNTRY: UK

CATALOGUE NUMBER: 724352796403

RECORD LABEL: Parlophone

NOTES: A 10 CD and 2 DVD set presented in a deluxe 120 page slipcase hard-back book

 

 

CD 1: MR. BAD GUY (1985)

 01. Let's Turn It On 02. Made In Heaven 03. I Was Born To Love You 04. Foolin' Around 05. Your Kind Of Lover 06. Mr. Bad Guy

07. Man Made Paradise 08. There Must Be More To Life Than This 09. Living On My Own 10. My Love Is Dangerous

11. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow

 

CD 2: BARCELONA (1988) 

 01. Barcelona 02. La Japonaise 03. The Fallen Priest 04. Ensueño 05. The Golden Boy 06. Guide Me Home 07. How Can I Go On

08. Overture Piccante

 

CD 3: THE GREAT PRETENDER (1992) 

 01. The Great Pretender (Brian Malouf Remix) 02. Foolin' Around (Steve Brown Remix) 03. Time (Nile Rodgers Mix)

04. Your Kind Of Lover (Steve Brown Remix) 05. Exercise In Free Love 06. In My Defence (Ron Nevison Remix)

07. Mr. Bad Guy (Brian Malouf Remix) 08. Let's Turn It On (Jeff Lord-Alge Remix)

09. Living On My Own (No More Brothers Radio Mix) 10. My Love Is Dangerous (Jeff Lord-Alge Remix)

11. Love Kills (Richard Wolf Remix)

 

CD 4: THE SINGLES 1973-1985

 01. I Can Hear Music (Larry Lurex, 1973 Single) 02. Goin' Back (Larry Lurex, 1973 B-Side) 03. Love Kills (1984 Single Version)

04. Love Kills (1984 Extended Version) 05. I Was Born To Love You (1985 Extended Version)

06. Stop All The Fighting (1985 Non-Album B-side) 07. Stop All The Fighting (1985 Non-Album B-side Extended Version)

08. Made In Heaven (1985 Extended Version) 09. She Blows Hot & Cold (1985 Non-Album B-side)

10. She Blows Hot & Cold (1985 Non-Album B-side Extended Version) 11. Living On My Own (1985 Extended Version)

12. My Love Is Dangerous (1985 Extended Version) 13. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow (1985 Extended Version)

14. Let's Turn It On (1985 Extended Version)

 

CD 5: THE SINGLES 1986-1983

 01. Time (1986 Single/Album Version) 02. Time (1986 Extended Version) 03. Time (1986 Instrumental Version)

04. In My Defence (1986 Album Version) 05. The Great Pretender (1987 Single Version)

06. The Great Pretender (1987 Extended Version) 07. Exercises In Free Love (1987 Non-Album B-side)

08. Barcelona (1987 Single Version) 09. Barcelona (1987 Extended Version) 10. How Can I Go On (1989 Single Version)

11. Living On My Own (1993 Extended Mix) 12. Living On My Own (1993 Radio Mix) 13. Living On My Own (1993 Club Mix)

14. Living On My Own (1993 Underground Solutions Mix)

 

CD 6: THE INSTRUMENTALS

 01. Barcelona 02. La Japonaise 03. The Fallen Priest 04. Ensueño 04. The Golden Boy 05. Guide Me Home 06. How Can I Go On

07. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow 08. Made In Heaven 09. Mr. Bad Guy 10. There Must Be More To Life Than This

11. In My Defence 12. The Great Pretender

 

CD 7: Rarities 1 "THE MR. BAD GUY SESSIONS"

 01. Let's Turn It On (A Capella) 02. Made In Heaven (Alternative Version) 03. I Was Born To Love You (Vocal & Piano Version)

04. Foolin' Around (Early Version) 05. Foolin' Around (Instrumental) 06. Your Kind Of Lover (Earlier Version)

07. Your Kind Of Lover (Vocal & Piano Version) 08. Mr. Bad Guy (Orchestral Out-takes) 09. Mr. Bad Guy (Early Version)

10. There Must Be More To Life Than This (Piano Out-takes) 11. Living On My Own (Hybrid Edit: Early/Later Version)

12. Love Is Dangerous (Early Version) 13. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow (Early Version)

14. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow (2nd Early Version) 15. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow (3rd Early Version)

16. Love Me Like There's No Tomorrow (Live Take) 17. She Blows Hot & Cold (Alternative Version) 18. Gazelle (Demo)

19. Money Can't Buy Happiness (Demo) 20. Love Makin' Love (Demo) 21. God Is Heavy (Demo) 22. New York (Demo)

 

CD 8: Rarities 2 "THE BARCELONA SESSIONS"

01. The Duet (The Fallen Priest) (Extract from Garden Lodge) 02. Idea (Barcelona) (Extract from Garden Lodge)

03. Idea (Barcelona) (2nd extract from Garden Lodge) 04. Barcelona (Early Version) 05. Barcelona (Freddie's Vocal Slave)

06. Barcelona (Early Version) 07. La Japonaise (Demo) 08. La Japonaise (A Capella)

09. Rachmaninov's Revenge (The Fallen Priest) (Early Version) 10. Rachmaninov's Revenge (The Fallen Priest) (Demo Vocal)

11. Ensueño (Live Takes) 12. The Golden Boy (Early Version) 13. The Golden Boy (2nd Early Version) 14. The Golden Boy (A Capella)

15. Guide Me Home/How Can I Go On (Alternative Version) 16. How Can I Go On (Out-take)

17. How Can I Go On (Alternative Piano Version) 18. 'When This Old Tired Body Wants To Sing' (Late Night Jam)

 

CD 9: Rarities 3 "OTHER SESSIONS"

01. Rain (Ibex, Live 1969) 02. Green (Wreckage, Rehersal 1969) 03. The Man From Manhattan (Eddie Howell, 1976)

04. Love Is The Hero (Billy Squier, 12" Version 1986) 05. Lady With The Tenor Sax (Billy Squier, Work In Progress 1986)

06. Hold On (Freddie Mercury & Jo Dare 1986) 07. Heaven For Everyone (The Cross Version 1988) 08. Love Kills (Rock Mix)

09. Love Kills (Instrumental) 10. The Great Pretender (Original Demo) 11. Holding On (Demo) 12. It's So You (Demo)

13. I Can't Dance/Keep Smilin' (Demo) 14. Horns Of Doom (Demo) 15. Yellow Breezes (Demo)

16. Have A Nice Day (Fan Club Message)

 

CD 10: DAVID WIGG INTERWIEVS

01. 1979, London - The Crazy Tour 02. 1984, Munich - The Works Tour 03. 1984, Munich - Pt.2 Going Solo

04. 1985, Wembley, London - Week of Live Aid 05. 1986, London - The Magic Tour 06. 1987, Ibiza - Freddie's 41st birthday

07. 1987, Ibiza - 41st birthday Pt.2 Montserrat Caballé 08. 1987, Ibiza - 41st birthaday Pt.3 The Great Pretender

 

DVD 1: THE VIDEO COLLECTION

01. Barcelona (Live Version) 02. The Great Pretender (Single Version) 03. I Was Born To Love You 04. Time 05. How Can I Go On

06. Made In Heaven 07. Living On My Own 08. The Golden Boy 09. The Great Pretender (Extended Version) 10. Barcelona

11. In My Defence (Re-edit 2000) 12. Guide Me Home

 

DVD 2: THE UNTOLD STORY

01. Spice Island Dawn 02. Strange Discipline 03. Culture Shock 04. Tha Draftsman Of Ealing 05. Musical Awakenings

06. Love Of My Life 07. Bacchus And Aphrodite 08. Butterflies And Peacocks 09. A Day At The Opera 10. My Kind Of Towns

11. Last Days