Performed by : The E Street Band :
Roy Bittan : synthesizer, piano, background vocals
Clarence Clemons : saxophone, percussion, background vocals
Danny Federici : organ, glockenspiel, piano on "Born in the USA"
Garry Tallent : bass, background vocals
Steve Van Zandt : acoustic guitar, mandolin, harmony vocals
Bruce Springsteen : lead vocals, guitar
Max Weinberg : drums, background vocals
Recorded by : Toby Scott
Mixed by : Bob Clearmountain
Recorded at The Power Station and The Hit Factory
Mixed at The Power Station
Assistant engineers : John Davenport, Jeff Hendrickson, Bruce Lampcov, Billy Straus, Zoë Yanakas
Mastered by : Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk
Art direction & design : Andrea Klein
Photography : Annie Leibovitz
Roadwork : Mike Batlan and Doug Sutphin
Mixed by Chuck Plotkin and Toby Scott
Homework : Obie
Management : Jon Landau (Barbara Carr, associate ; Denise Sileci, office manager)
La Bamba : background vocals on "Cover me" and "No surrender"
Ruth Jackson : background vocals on "My hometown"
"Cover me" track recorded by Bill Scheniman
Produced by Bruce Springsteen, Jon Landau, Chuck Plotkin, Steve Van Zandt