Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals I.R.S. Records IRS-6273
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals London Records 828 069. 1
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals London Records 828 069. 2
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals I.R.S. Records IRSXD-6273
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals London Records 3984 28208 2
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals I.R.S. Records IRSD-6273
1.3 Good Thing 3:25 Now That’s What I Call Music 15 Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) CD NOW 15
1.3 Good Thing 3:25 Now That’s What I Call Music 15 Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) TCNOW15
1.3 Good Thing 3:25 Now That’s What I Call Music! 15 Various Artists NOW (Virgin/Poly (Univ)/EMI compilation series) NOW 15
1.12 Good Thing 3:24 1989: The Right Stuff Various Artists
1.14 Good Thing 3:21 Drive Time Various Artists
1.3 Good Thing 3:23 80's on the Rocks Various Artists
1.4 Good Thing 3:23 The Finest Fine Young Cannibals MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-11525
1.4 Good Thing 3:23 The Finest Fine Young Cannibals FFRR (UK dance music) 828 854 2
1.4 Good Thing 3:23 The Finest Fine Young Cannibals MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) CMCAD 11525
1.4 Good Thing 3:23 The Finest / The Rare and the Remixed Fine Young Cannibals FFRR (UK dance music) 828 855-2
1.11 Good Thing 3:22 Fever Pitch: Music and Moments From the Film Various Artists 0630-18453-2, WE833
2.2 Good Thing 3:19 Pop & Wave, Volume 7 Various Artists Sony Music Media SMM 487589 9
1.4 Good Thing 3:22 The Finest Fine Young Cannibals London Records 3984 28207 2
1.5 Good Thing 3:23 Casey Kasem Presents America's Top Ten 1980s: New Wave's Greatest Hits Various Artists Top Sail Productions TSP-71897
2.16 Good Thing 3:20 '80s Gold Various Artists Hip‐O Records 0249837663
1.8 Good Thing 3:25 One Shot 1987 Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 9841095
2.7 Good Thing 3:23 Now That’s What I Call the 80s Various Artists Virgin TV VTDCD877
1.2 Good Thing 3:23 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals Edsel Records EDSK 7022
1.5 Good Thing 3:26 Mastermix Classic Cuts 31: Pop/Dance Various Artists
1.2 Good Thing 3:21 The Hits Explosion Various Artists
1.2 Good Thing 3:21 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals London Records, Rhino (reissue label), Sire Records
1.2 Good Thing 3:24 The Raw & The Cooked Fine Young Cannibals I.R.S. Records IRSMD-6273
1.13 Good Thing 3:27 TM Century: GoldDisc 170 Various Artists
Bootleg
11.4 Good Thing 3:21 80’s Giga Hits Collection Various Artists

Relationships

bass, drum machine and keyboard: David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals)
piano: Jools Holland
drum machine, guitar and tambourine: Andy Cox (of The Beat)
additional engineer: Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer)
background vocals: Jimmy Chambers
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat)
Jimmy Helms
engineer: Mike Pela
producer: Andy Cox (of The Beat)
Roland Gift
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals)
remixer: Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer)
vocals: Roland Gift
sampled by: Triple Double by Girl Talk
recording of: Good Thing

Good Thing

writer: Roland Gift
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals)
later parody versions: Good King