From The Harry Chapin Wiki
In performances without the band, Harry would frequently bring audience members on stage to sing the high part in Taxi.
- Heads and Tales (1972)
- Anthology of Harry Chapin (1985)
- Gold Medal Collection (1988)
- Story of a Life (1999) - live version
- VH1: Behind the Music (2001)
- The Essentials: Harry Chapin (2002)
- A Better Place to Be: The Songs of Harry Chapin (2002)
- Harry Chapin Classics (2003)
- Heads and Tales and Sniper and Other Love Songs (2004)
- Introducing Harry Chapin (2006)
- In 1973, Lee Hazlewood released a studio version of "Taxi" on his I'll be Your Baby Tonight. This album also includes a cover of "Better Place to Be".
- In 1984, this song was performed by John Herrera on the Lies and Legends cast recording.
- In 1994, Mandy Patinkin released a cover of this song on his Experiment. Patinkin frequently performs this song in concert.
- In 2003, Roger Hernandez with Marty Gassner covered "Taxi" on his Partners in Crime.
- In 2004, Joe Uveges covered "Taxi" on his Promise of Portage.
- In 2006, Joe d'Urso & Stone Caravan covered "Taxi" on his Cause release on the Schoolhouse label.
- In 2006, Steve Chapin and "Big John" Wallace perform this song live on the The Chapin Family album Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song: Volume I.
Various artist anthologies
- I've Got the Music in Me - The Mellow Seventies (1982) - Columbia House (5 record vinyl box collection)
- Storytellers - Warner Special Products OP 2512 - vinyl
- The Best of the King Biscuit Flower Hour (1987) - Canadian import - previously unreleased live recording (3 CD collection, cassette)
- Singers & Songwriters (1990) - Time-Life/WSP (CD)
- Troubadours of Folk: Singer- Songwriters of the 70's (1995)- (CD)
- Listen to the Music: '70s Male Singer-Songwriters (1996) - (CD,cassette)
- Folk Favorites of the 60's and 70's (1996) - Time-Life (CD, cassette)
- The Singer and Songwriters Collection: Early 70s (2000) Time-Life WSP (CD)
- Singers & Songwriters, Vol. 3 (2001) - Sony Music Special Products (CD)
- A Celebration of American Folk Music (2001) - Reader's Digest//Sony Music Special Products
- Eazy Rock Ultimate Collection (2006) - Canadian import
- Forever Changing: The Golden Age Of Elektra Records 1963-1973 (2006) - a 5 CD collection. Elektra also released a limited availability deluxe edition that included a 96 page booklet.
|Bill Pere November 6, 2009|