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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Queen 3.55 2:44
2 Down Under
Men at Work 4.4 3:40
3 Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
Wham! 3.5 3:51
4 The Sun Always Shines on TV
a‐ha 5 5:05
5 Rio
Duran Duran 5:14
6 Love Shack
The B-52s 4.65 5:23
7 Baggy Trousers
Madness 5 2:47
8 Denis
Blondie 3.4 2:17
9 (We Want) The Same Thing
Belinda Carlisle 4:16
10 Let's Dance
David Bowie 4.2 4:08
11 Annie. I'm Not Your Daddy
Kid Creole and the Coconuts 3:48
12 Abracadabra
Steve Miller Band 5 3:40
13 Rebel Yell
Billy Idol 4.85 4:49
14 Together in Electric Dreams
Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder 3 3:51
15 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:53
16 Heart and Soul
T’Pau 4:16
17 Stuck With You
Huey Lewis & The News 5 4:27
18 Alive and Kicking
Simple Minds 4:34
19 The One I Love
R.E.M. 4.5 3:17
20 Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2
Pink Floyd 3:08
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Better the Devil You Know
Kylie Minogue 3:54
2 I'm So Excited
The Pointer Sisters 5 3:50
3 Love in the First Degree
Bananarama 3 3:29
4 Showing Out (Get Fresh at the Weekend)
Mel & Kim 3:35
5 (Hey You) The Rock Steady Crew
The Rock Steady Crew 4 3:49
6 Upside Down
Diana Ross 5 4:05
7 I Can Make You Feel Good
Shalamar 3:39
8 Working My Way Back to You
The Spinners 4:00
9 And the Beat Goes On
The Whispers 3:22
10 Intuition
Linx 3:22
11 Cuba
Gibson Brothers 3:52
12 Living in a Box
Living in a Box 3 3:04
13 A Little Respect
Erasure 4 3:28
14 Love Action (I Believe in Love)
The Human League 5 4:59
15 Don't Go
Yazoo 5 3:04
16 Call Me
Go West 4:11
17 Love Changes (Everything)
Climie Fisher 4 4:28
18 Shattered Dreams
Johnny Hates Jazz 4.5 3:26
19 Let's Stay Together
Tina Turner 2.5 3:36
20 It Started With a Kiss
Hot Chocolate 3:49
21 Move Closer
Phyllis Nelson 4:03
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 3 3:53
2 Give It Up
KC and The Sunshine Band 5 4:02
3 Y.M.C.A.
Village People 5 3:40
4 D.I.S.C.O.
Ottawan 3:01
5 Stars on 45 Abba Medley
Stars on 45 4:30
6 Feels Like I'm in Love
Kelly Marie 3:13
7 Stars on 45 Beatles Medley
Stars on 45 4:43
8 9 to 5
Sheena Easton 3:17
9 They Don't Know
Tracey Ullman 3:01
10 We Don't Talk Anymore
Cliff Richard 4:04
11 I Could Be So Good for You
Dennis Waterman 3:14
12 My Sharona
The Knack 4.65 4:02
13 The One and Only
Chesney Hawkes 2 3:41
14 Bridge to Your Heart
Wax 3:59
15 Chequered Love
Kim Wilde 5 3:21
16 Lay Your Love on Me
Racey 3:14
17 Tom Hark
The Piranhas 2:43
18 It Ain't What You Do It's the Way That You Do It
Fun Boy Three & Bananarama 2:35
19 Straight Up
Paula Abdul 3:42
20 Body Talk
Imagination 3:32
21 Prince Charming
Adam and the Ants 3:18
22 We All Stand Together
Paul McCartney and the Frog Chorus 1 4:24

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar [acoustic rhythm guitar]:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Steve Webster (Canadian bassist, producer, composer, arranger & orchestrator) (track 13)
drums:
Thommy Price (track 13)
John Keeble (1982) (track 15)
guitar:
Keith Strickland (track 6)
Steve Stevens (track 13)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 15)
bass:
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 15)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 15)
keyboard:
Kate Pierson (track 6)
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 15)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 15)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
arranger:
George Michael (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Martin Kunitz (track 6)
assistant mixer:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 10)
Nile Rodgers (track 10)
background vocals:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
co-producer:
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
James Guthrie (track 20)
composer:
Colin Hay (track 2)
George Michael (track 3)
Giorgio Moroder (track 14)
Ron Strykert (track 2)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 10)
August Darnell (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 13)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Neil Levenson (track 8)
Steve Miller (leader of Steve Miller Band) (track 12)
Steve Stevens (track 13)
Roger Waters (track 20)
Freddie Mercury (1979) (track 1)
engineer:
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
Dave Cook (track 6)
Michael Frondelli (track 13)
James Guthrie (track 20)
guest bass guitar:
Sara Lee (UK bassist, singer & songwriter) (track 6)
guest drums:
Charley Drayton (track 6)
guest horn:
Uptown Horns (track 6)
lead vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Billy Idol (track 13)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 15)
lyricist:
Colin Hay (track 2)
George Michael (track 3)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 10)
August Darnell (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 13)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Neil Levenson (track 8)
Steve Miller (leader of Steve Miller Band) (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
Steve Stevens (track 13)
Roger Waters (track 20)
Freddie Mercury (1979) (track 1)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 10)
Tom Durack (track 6)
Dave Wittman (track 13)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 15)
producer:
Bob Ezrin (track 20)
Keith Forsey (track 13)
David Gilmour (track 20)
Steve Jolley (track 15)
Scott Litt (track 19)
George Michael (track 3)
Giorgio Moroder (track 14)
Rick Nowels (track 9)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (track 19)
Spandau Ballet (track 15)
Tony Swain (track 15)
Alan Tarney (track 4)
Don Was (track 6)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 10)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
Roger Waters (track 20)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 6, 10)
solo guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
sound engineer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 10)
vocals:
Kate Pierson (track 6)
Fred Schneider (track 6)
Cindy Wilson (track 6)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 19)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 19)
Charlie Burchill (track 18)
Carol Decker (track 16)
Chris Foreman (track 7)
Chris Hayes (track 17)
Jim Kerr (of Simple Minds) (track 18)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Huey Lewis (track 17)
Michael MacNeil (track 18)
Graham McPherson (track 7)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 19)
Rick Nowels (track 9)
Kate Pierson (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 16)
Fred Schneider (track 6)
Ellen Shipley (track 9)
Michael Stipe (track 19)
Keith Strickland (track 6)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Cindy Wilson (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Pink Floyd Music Ltd. (1979) (track 20)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (track 2)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1986) (track 17)
Hollywood Records, Inc. (2014) (track 1)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (2014) (track 1)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 4)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 20)
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (track 13)
EMI Publishing Ltd. (track 18)
Jones Music America (track 10)
Night Garden Music (track 19)
RZO Music Ltd (track 10)
Beechwood Music Corp. (1979) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1979) (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1980-02 – 1980-05) (track 1)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Jump on Stage by Girl Talk (track 16)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 149) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 243) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Denise (track 8)
is the basis for:
Proper Education (track 20)
later parody versions:
(Lick My) Nut Sack (parody recorded for Robin Quivers) (track 6)
Barak & Deborah (track 12)
Devil Fell (track 13)
Meshach (track 6)
Outnumbered (ApologetiX song) (track 2)
later translated versions:
Abracadabra (track 12)
Algo loco es el amor ("Crazy Little Thing Called Love") (track 1)
Klere zooitje (track 7)
Rio (track 5)
Tanz den Horn (track 13)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Abracadabra (track 12)
Alive and Kicking (track 18)
Baggy Trousers (track 7)
Down Under (Men at Work song, “Do you come from a land down under?”) (track 2)
Gold (track 15)
Heart and Soul (track 16)
Let’s Dance (track 10)
Love Shack (track 6)
Rebel Yell (track 13)
Rio (track 5)
Stuck with You (track 17)
The One I Love (track 19)
Crazy Little Thing Called Love (1980-02 – 1980-05) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 2)

CD 2

synthesizer:
Jo Callis (track 14)
Ian Burden (track 14)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
arranger:
Bernard Edwards (track 6)
Nile Rodgers (track 6)
assistant engineer:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 14)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 14)
background vocals:
Joanne Catherall (track 14)
Susanne Sulley (track 14)
composer:
Errol Brown (track 20)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 15)
Clark Datchler (track 18)
Bernard Edwards (track 6)
Al Green (track 19)
Phyllis Nelson (track 21)
Nile Rodgers (track 6)
Ian Burden (track 14)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 19)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 19)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
Steve Piggott (track 12)
Marcus Vere (track 12)
conductor:
Bernard Edwards (track 6)
Nile Rodgers (track 6)
engineer:
John Fryer (track 15)
Bob Kraushaar (track 13)
Eric Radcliffe (track 15)
lead vocals:
Philip Oakey (track 14)
lyricist:
Errol Brown (track 20)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 15)
Clark Datchler (track 18)
Al Green (track 19)
Phyllis Nelson (track 21)
Ian Burden (track 14)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 19)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 19)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
Steve Piggott (track 12)
Marcus Vere (track 12)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 1)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 15)
Bernard Edwards (track 6)
Stephen Hague (track 13)
The Human League (track 14)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 15)
Nile Rodgers (track 6)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 1)
Greg Walsh (track 19)
Martyn Ware (track 19)
Pete Waterman (track 1)
Martin Rushent (track 14)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 14)
remixer:
Russ Terrana (track 6)
vocals:
Bananarama (track 3)
Alison Moyet (track 15)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 1, 3–4)
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 13)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 13)
Simon Climie (track 17)
Peter Cox (track 16)
Sara Dallin (track 3)
Richard Drummie (track 16)
Siobhan Fahey (track 3)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 17)
Stephen Hague (track 5)
Jean Kluger (Belgian producer, publisher, songwriter) (track 11)
Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.) (track 2)
S. Linzer (track 8)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 17)
Anita Pointer (track 2)
June Pointer (track 2)
Ruth Pointer (track 2)
D. Randell (track 8)
William Shelby (track 9)
Stephen Shockley (track 9)
Soldier B (track 5)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Leon Sylvers (track 9)
Daniel Vangarde (track 11)
Pete Waterman (tracks 1, 3–4)
Keren Woodward (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
OVC Ltd. (track 21)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 14)
London Records 90 Ltd. (renamed on 26th Aug 2011 as Warner Records 90 Ltd.) (1987) (track 3)
PWL Records Ltd. (not release use) (1990) (track 1)
publisher:
Al Green Music Inc. (track 19)
All Boys Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 3)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 17)
Dinsong Limited (track 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 2)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 14)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 21)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 19)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 3)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 3)
’Til Dawn Music (track 2)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Hella Touch by The Kleptones (track 6)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Shoot the Dog (track 14)
神仙也移民 (track 3)
later translated versions:
Obsi nidsi (track 6)
Un poco de respeto (track 13)
第一級恋愛罪 (track 3)
날 채워줘 (track 2)
recording of:
A Little Respect (track 13)
Call Me (track 16)
Cuba (track 11)
Don’t Go (track 15)
I’m So Excited (track 2)
Living in a Box (track 12)
Move Closer (track 21)
Shattered Dreams (track 18)
Showing Out (track 4)
Upside Down (track 6)

CD 3

drums:
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 12)
flute:
Elena Durán (Mexican American flautist) (track 22)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 12)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 12)
bass:
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 12)
arranger:
George Martin (track 22)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
choir vocals:
St Paul’s Cathedral Choir (London) (track 22)
composer:
Rupert Bopape (track 17)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
Jean Kluger (Belgian producer, publisher, songwriter) (track 4)
Kirsty MacColl (track 9)
Alan Tarney (track 10)
Daniel Vangarde (track 4)
Elliot Wolff (track 19)
Ray Dorset (track 6)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
Florrie Palmer (track 8)
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (track 22)
lead vocals:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 12)
lyricist:
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
Kirsty MacColl (track 9)
Alan Tarney (track 10)
Elliot Wolff (track 19)
Ray Dorset (track 6)
Bob Grover (track 17)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
Florrie Palmer (track 8)
orchestrator:
Kenneth Sillito (track 22)
producer:
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 21)
Jacques Morali (track 3)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 16)
vocals:
Paul McCartney (track 22)
writer:
Adam Ant (track 21)
Berton Averre (track 12)
Jeff Barry (track 7)
Henri Belolo (track 3)
George O’Dowd (track 1)
Deborah Carter (track 2)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 2)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 16)
Nicky Chinn (track 16)
Mikey Craig (track 1)
Martin Duiser (track 7)
Jaap Eggermont (track 7)
Douglas Fieger (track 12)
Gerard Kenny (track 11)
Andrew Gold (track 14)
Graham Gouldman (track 14)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 1)
Ashley Ingram (track 20)
Leee John (track 20)
Steve Jolley (track 20)
Andy Kim (track 7)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 7)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 7)
Kirsty MacColl (track 9)
Patricia Maynard (track 11)
Jacques Morali (track 3)
Jon Moss (track 1)
Sy Oliver (track 18)
Phil Pickett (track 1)
Marco Pirroni (track 21)
Tony Swain (track 20)
Marty Wilde (track 15)
Ricky Wilde (track 15)
Victor Willis (track 3)
Trummy Young (track 18)
Paul McCartney (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (1984) (track 22)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (1984) (track 22)
publisher:
Can't Stop Music (tracks 3, 3)
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (track 22)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 22)
Scorpio Music (French label) (track 3)
Sluggogsongs (track 14)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 10)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 20)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 20)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 12)
cover recording of:
They Don’t Know (track 9)
is the basis for:
El primer tren (Morning Train (9 to 5)) (track 8)
later parody versions:
A.N.T.S. (track 3)
Babylona (track 12)
Comme des connards (track 12)
My Bologna (track 12)
P-A-C-K (track 3)
YHWH (track 3)
Åsa Bodén (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
L.M.A.A. (track 3)
later translated versions:
Laulumme soi (track 3)
Miesstrippari (track 3)
We Don’t Talk Anymore (Japanese version) (track 10)
YMCA好知己 (track 3)
愛到你發狂 (track 12)
later versions:
medley of:
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 7)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (track 7)
Sugar, Sugar (track 7)
No Reply (track 7)
I’ll Be Back (track 7)
Drive My Car (track 7)
We Can Work It Out (track 7)
Nowhere Man (track 7)
recording of:
9 to 5 (track 8)
Body Talk (track 20)
Chequered Love (track 15)
D.I.S.C.O. (track 4)
Give It Up (track 2)
Karma Chameleon (track 1)
Lay Your Love on Me (track 16)
Prince Charming (track 21)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 7)
Straight Up (track 19)
The One and Only (track 13)
Tom Hark (The Piranhas revision with added lyrics) (track 17)
Y.M.C.A. (track 3)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 12)
We All Stand Together (1980-10 – 1980-11) (track 22)
referred to in medleys:
Blackboard Jumble (track 21)
revision of:
Tom Hark (Original instrumental) (track 17)

Release

ASIN: UK: B00067RH7Q [info]