The Box

  • Released: July 22, 2003
  • Label: Rhino
  • Formats: CD
  • Cover Design: Pushed Out Pins

Produced with Chicago’s involvement, this massive collection gathers over 100 songs on five CDs. It features hit singles, classic album cuts, band favorites, and three previously unreleased tracks from the fan-requested Stone Of Sisyphus project. A bonus DVD contains rare 1972 concert performances and a promotional film for Chicago XIII. Extensive liner notes include two essays, detailed track-by-track analysis, and archival photos.

  • Introduction
  • Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
  • Beginnings
  • Questions 67 and 68
  • Listen
  • South California Purples
  • I’m a Man
  • Movin’ In
  • Wake Up Sunshine
  • Ballet for a Girl in Buchannon
    • Make Me Smile
    • So Much to Say, So Much to Give
    • Colour My World
    • To Be Free
    • Now More Than Ever
  • Fancy Colours
  • 25 or 6 to 4
  • Poem for the People
  • It Better End Soon
    • 1st Movement
    • 3rd Movement
    • 4th Movement
  • Loneliness Is Just a Word
  • Travel Suite
    • Flight 602
    • Free
  • Mother
  • Lowdown
  • An Hour in the Shower: A Hard Risin’ Morning Without Breakfast/Off to Work/Fallin’ Out/Dreamin’ Home/Morning Blues Again
  • A Hit by Varèse
  • All Is Well
  • Saturday in the Park
  • Dialogue (Part I & II)
  • Just You ‘n’ Me
  • Something in This City Changes People
  • In Terms of Two
  • Feelin’ Stronger Every Day
  • (I’ve Been) Searchin’ So Long
  • Mongonucleosis
  • Wishing You Were Here
  • Call on Me
  • Happy Man
  • Harry Truman
  • Old Days
  • Brand New Love Affair, Part I & II
  • Never Been in Love Before
  • You Are on My Mind
  • Mama Mama
  • Hope for Love
  • Another Rainy Day in New York City
  • Gently I’ll Wake You
  • If You Leave Me Now
  • Mississippi Delta City Blues
  • Baby, What a Big Surprise
  • Take Me Back to Chicago
  • Prelude (Little One)/Little One
  • Gone Long Gone
  • No Tell Lover
  • Alive Again
  • The Greatest Love on Earth
  • Little Miss Lovin
  • Hot Streets
  • Street Player
  • Must Have Been Crazy
  • Manipulation
  • Thunder and Lightning
  • Song for You
  • The American Dream
  • Love Me Tomorrow
  • Chains
  • What You’re Missing
  • Hard to Say I’m Sorry/Get Away
  • Stay the Night
  • We Can Stop the Hurtin’
  • Hard Habit to Break
  • Along Comes a Woman
  • You’re the Inspiration
  • Good for Nothing
  • If She Would Have Been Faithful...
  • Forever
  • Will You Still Love Me?
  • Niagara Falls
  • Heart in Pieces
  • Look Away
  • What Kind of Man Would I Be?
  • I Don’t Wanna Live Without Your Love
  • We Can Last Forever
  • You’re Not Alone
  • Hearts in Trouble
  • Only Time Can Heal the Wounded
  • You Come to My Senses
  • God Save the Queen
  • Chasin’ the Wind
  • All the Years
  • Stone of Sisyphus
  • Bigger Than Elvis
  • Caravan
  • Here in My Heart
  • The Only One
  • All Roads Lead to You
  • Show Me a Sign
  • DVD featuring live material from 1972 and promotional videos for Chicago 13 in 1979.