Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Another One Bites the Dust
Queen 3:36
2 Celebration
Kool & The Gang 4:56
3 Funkin’ for Jamaica
Tom Browne 3:53
4 One Day I’ll Fly Away
Randy Crawford 4:19
5 Body Talk
Imagination 3:34
6 Bette Davis Eyes
Kim Carnes 3:44
7 Going Back to My Roots
Odyssey 3:25
8 Pull Up to the Bumper
Grace Jones 4:42
9 Your Love
Lime 3:44
10 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:26
11 Words
F.R. David 4.5 3:28
12 Heartbreaker
Dionne Warwick 4:18
13 Last Night a Deejay Saved My Life
Indeep 4:11
14 Sweet Dreams
Eurythmics 5 4:53
15 True
Spandau Ballet 5:33
16 Owner of a Lonely Heart
Yes 4 4:27
17 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.65 3:56
18 The Reflex
Duran Duran 4:22
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Such a Shame
Talk Talk 4:18
2 Smalltown Boy
Bronski Beat 4:59
3 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis and the News 3:53
4 Broken Wings
Mr. Mister 5:34
5 A Good Heart
Feargal Sharkey 4:40
6 Ti sento
Matia Bazar 4:09
7 Lessons in Love
Level 42 1 4:02
8 Don’t Dream It’s Over
Crowded House 4 3:54
9 La Bamba
Los Lobos 2:52
10 My Baby Just Cares for Me
Nina Simone 3:37
11 Rise to the Occasion
Climie Fisher 4:45
12 Don’t Worry, Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 4:50
13 The Way to Your Heart
Soulsister 3:46
14 Teardrops
Womack & Womack 3:53
15 You Got It
Roy Orbison 3:31
16 She Drives Me Crazy
Fine Young Cannibals 3:36
17 Pump Up the Jam
Technotronic 3:36
18 If Only I Could
Sydney Youngblood 3:29

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (1983) (track 16)
drums:
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1983) (track 16)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 17)
Trevor Rabin (1983) (track 16)
keyboard:
Tony Kaye (1983) (track 16)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 17)
arranger:
Daniel Darras (track 11)
co-producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 10)
composer:
Tom Browne (US jazz trumpeter) (track 3)
Lamont Dozier (track 7)
Barry Gibb (track 12)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Joe Sample (track 4)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 13)
John Deacon (track 1)
Holly Johnson (track 17)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 17)
engineer:
Gary Langan (track 16)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 17)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 17)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 17)
lead vocals:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Holly Johnson (track 17)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 17)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1983) (track 16)
lyricist:
Lamont Dozier (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 13)
John Deacon (track 1)
Will Jennings (track 4)
Holly Johnson (track 17)
Martin Kupersmith (track 11)
Toni Smith (track 3)
Louis Sandy Yagura (track 11)
mixer:
Tony Visconti (track 10)
producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 10)
Jean-Michel Gallois-Montbrun (Rolando Tambin) (track 11)
Trevor Horn (tracks 16–17)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 14)
The Stranglers (track 10)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 16)
Ronald Bell (track 2)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 10)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 2)
Hugh Cornwell (track 10)
Jackie DeShannon (track 6)
Eumir Deodato (track 2)
Barry Gibb (track 12)
Maurice Gibb (track 12)
Robin Gibb (track 12)
Dave Greenfield (track 10)
Trevor Horn (track 16)
Ashley Ingram (track 5)
Leee John (track 5)
Steve Jolley (track 5)
Grace Jones (track 8)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 18)
Annie Lennox (track 14)
Dana Manno (track 8)
Trevor Rabin (track 16)
Nick Rhodes (track 18)
Claydes Smith (track 2)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (track 16)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 14)
Tony Swain (track 5)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 18)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 2)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 18)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 18)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool) (track 2)
Earl Toon, Jr. (track 2)
Donna Weiss (track 6)
publisher:
Affirmative Music (track 16)
Complete Music Ltd. (track 10)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 10)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 10)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 17)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 10)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
Beechwood Music Corp. (1980) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1980) (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1980) (track 2)
recorded at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 16)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 17)
[untitled] by Circulation (track 10)
cover recording of:
Bette Davis Eyes (track 6)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 13)
later parody versions:
Bartimaeus Eyes (track 6)
Read Acts (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Zelebration (track 2)
later translated versions:
El polvo tú morderás ("Another One Bites the Dust") (track 1)
Feest! (track 2)
Morgengrauen (track 10)
later versions:
Heartbreaker (Jill Dreski version) (track 12)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Body Talk (track 5)
Celebration (track 2)
Golden Brown (track 10)
Heartbreaker (Dionne Warwick song) (track 12)
Relax (track 17)
The Reflex (track 18)
True (track 15)
Words (F.R. David song) (track 11)
Owner of a Lonely Heart (1983) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Music 2008 (track 13)
Hooked on Polkas (tracks 16–18)

CD 2

assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
composer:
Sergio Cossu (track 6)
Walter Donaldson (track 10)
Neil Finn (track 8)
Mark Hollis (track 1)
Carlo Marrale (track 6)
Maria McKee (track 5)
Thomas de Quincey (track 17)
Larry Steinbachek (track 2)
Zekuumba Zekkariyas (track 14)
Linda Womack (track 14)
Steve Bronski (track 2)
Bobby McFerrin (track 12)
Jimmy Somerville (track 2)
engineer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
guest saxophone:
Gary Barnacle (track 7)
lyricist:
Neil Finn (track 8)
Mark Hollis (track 1)
Maria McKee (track 5)
Larry Steinbachek (track 2)
Steve Bronski (track 2)
Boon Gould (track 7)
Gus Kahn (track 10)
Manuela Kamosi (track 17)
Bobby McFerrin (track 12)
Jimmy Somerville (track 2)
Aldo Stellita (Italian musician) (track 6)
mixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
producer:
Wally Badarou (track 7)
Level 42 (track 7)
writer:
Wally Badarou (track 7)
Simon Climie (track 11)
Johnny Colla (track 3)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 11)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 4)
Roland Gift (track 16)
Ralf Hamm (track 18)
Chris Hayes (track 3)
Mark King (track 7)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 4)
Huey Lewis (track 3)
Jan Leyers (track 13)
Jeff Lynne (track 15)
Paul Michiels (track 13)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 11)
Roy Orbison (track 15)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 4)
Tom Petty (track 15)
Markus Staab (track 18)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 16)
Zekuumba Zekkariyas (track 14)
Linda Womack (track 14)
Sydney Youngblood (track 18)
Claus Zundel (track 18)
publisher:
Findhaven Ltd. (track 7)
Gus Kahn Music Co. (track 10)
Huey Lewis Music (track 3)
Kinda Blue Music (track 3)
Ruby Ruby Ltd. (track 7)
Tobago Music Co. (track 10)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 3)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Tell Me Why (track 2)
later parody versions:
The Power Above (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Mon prof de gym (track 17)
Pump ab das Bier (track 17)
later translated versions:
Kärlekens kraft (track 3)
later versions:
Alta marea (track 8)
recording of:
A Good Heart (track 5)
Broken Wings (track 4)
If Only I Could (track 18)
Lessons in Love (track 7)
Pump Up the Jam (track 17)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (track 16)
Smalltown Boy (track 2)
Such a Shame (track 1)
Teardrops (track 14)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 3)
Ti sento (track 6)
You Got It (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix (track 17)
Polka Your Eyes Out (track 17)

Release Group

part of: Best of de pre historie