Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dancing Queen
ABBA 4.55 3:52
2 Daddy Cool
Boney M. 4.25 3:29
3 Y.M.C.A.
Village People 4 4:43
4 Lady Bump
Penny McLean 3:44
5 D.I.S.C.O.
Ottawan 3:33
6 Funkytown
Lipps, Inc. 3.8 3:58
7 We Are Family
Sister Sledge 3:21
8 Upside Down
Diana Ross 3:39
9 Hot Stuff
Donna Summer 4 3:51
10 Ladies Night
Kool & The Gang 4.35 3:31
11 Reach Out (I'll Be There)
Gloria Gaynor 3:20
12 ABC
The Jackson 5 4.15 2:58
13 It's Raining Men
The Weather Girls 5:27
14 You're the First, the Last, My Everything
Barry White 4.35 4:35
15 Pop Muzik
M 4:55
16 Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
Santa Esmeralda 3:25
17 Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine
James Brown 4 5:18
18 Last Night a DJ Saved My Live
Indeep 4:42
19 Ring My Bell
Anita Ward 4:29
20 I'm Every Woman
Chaka Khan 5 4:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What Is Love
Haddaway 3 4:30
2 Everybody
DJ BoBo 3:51
3 Please Don't Go
Double You 3:18
4 Mr. Vain
Culture Beat 5:38
5 Sing Hallelujah
Dr. Alban 3 4:00
6 No Limit
2 Unlimited 4 3:18
7 Saturday Night
Whigfield 3 4:07
8 Around the World
ATC 3:36
9 Crying at the Discoteque
Alcazar 3:52
10 Murder on the Dancefloor
Sophie Ellis‐Bextor 5 3:50
11 Cheri Cheri Lady
Modern Talking 3:47
12 Venus
Bananarama 4 3:40
13 Heart of Glass
Blondie 5 5:49
14 The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)
Cher 4 2:50
15 She's a Lady
Tom Jones 4 2:54
16 Don't Leave Me This Way
Thelma Houston 5 3:39
17 Papa Was a Rollin' Stone
The Temptations 3 6:58
18 High Energy
Evelyn Thomas 3:40
19 Finally
CeCe Peniston 4:09
20 Car Wash
Rose Royce 5 3:21

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1970-01) (track 12)
violin arranger:
Sven-Olof Walldoff (track 1)
electric bass guitar:
Bob West (US session bassist, producer & songwriter) (track 12)
Wilton Felder (1970-01) (track 12)
strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 20)
woodwind arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 20)
drums:
Roger Palm (track 1)
Gene Pello (1970-01) (track 12)
guitar:
Don Peake (1970-01) (track 12)
Louis Shelton (1970-01) (track 12)
David T. Walker (1970-01) (track 12)
bass:
Rutger Gunnarsson (track 1)
brass arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 20)
keyboard:
Freddie Perren (1970-01) (track 12)
arranger:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
background vocals:
Will Lee (US jazz/rock bassist) (track 20)
Hamish Stuart (Scottish guitarist, bassist, singer composer & producer) (track 20)
Jackie Jackson (member of the Jackson 5) (1970-01) (track 12)
Marlon Jackson (1970-01) (track 12)
Tito Jackson (1970-01) (track 12)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Chaka Khan (track 20)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1970-01) (track 12)
composer:
Bernard Edwards (track 8)
Frank Farian (track 2)
Jean Kluger (Belgian producer, publisher, songwriter) (track 5)
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
Robin Scott (track 15)
Daniel Vangarde (track 5)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 18)
Steven Greenberg (track 6)
Frederick Knight (track 19)
engineer:
James Douglass (track 20)
Michael B. Tretow (track 1)
lead vocals:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1970) (track 17)
Jackie Jackson (member of the Jackson 5) (1970-01) (track 12)
Jermaine Jackson (soul/pop singer, of Jackson 5) (1970-01) (track 12)
Tito Jackson (1970-01) (track 12)
lyricist:
Robin Scott (track 15)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 18)
Steven Greenberg (track 6)
Frederick Knight (track 19)
George Reyam (track 2)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Arif Mardin (track 20)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
Barry White (track 14)
writer:
Stig Anderson (track 1)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Nickolas Ashford (track 20)
Ronald Bell (track 10)
Pete Bellotte (track 9)
Henri Belolo (track 3)
Bennie Benjamin (track 16)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 10)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
Bobby Byrd (African-American funk/soul/gospel songwriter & producer) (track 17)
Gloria Caldwell (track 16)
Bernard Edwards (track 7)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 9)
Keith Forsey (track 9)
Berry Gordy (track 12)
Paul Jabara (track 13)
Jean Kluger (Belgian producer, publisher, songwriter) (track 5)
Ron Lenhoff (track 17)
Dennis Lussier (track 12)
Sol Marcus (track 16)
Fonce Mizell (track 12)
Jacques Morali (track 3)
Freddie Perren (track 12)
Nile Rodgers (track 7)
Robin Scott (track 15)
Tony Sepe (track 14)
Paul Shaffer (pianist, bandleader, Dave Letterman's sidekick) (track 13)
Valerie Simpson (track 20)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
Daniel Vangarde (track 5)
Barry White (track 14)
Victor Willis (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (track 20)
Polar Music AB (1976) (track 1)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1979 –) (track 6)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1980) (track 6)
publisher:
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 1)
Can't Stop Music (track 3)
Chris-n-Jen Music (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 1)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 13)
Red Sea Songs (track 6)
Scorpio Music (French label) (track 3)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 7)
Union Songs Music (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 9, 16)
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 9)
recorded at:
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1976) (track 1)
edits:
mash-ups:
ABC Street by Jackson 5 / Prince (track 12)
T.I.M.E. by Neil Cicierega (track 3)
music videos:
Y.M.C.A. by Village People (track 3)
remixes:
sampled by:
Dancin’ by Vanilla Ice (track 12)
Fly With Me by 98° (track 1)
O.P.P. by Naughty by Nature (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 171) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 326) (track 17)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 18)
Easy Love (track 12)
Ring My Bell (Arika Kane version) (track 19)
later parody versions:
A.N.T.S. (track 3)
Dancing Queer (track 1)
Desperate Queen (track 1)
Hanukkah (track 9)
P-A-C-K (track 3)
Raining Blood (track 13)
YHWH (track 3)
Äijä viilee (track 2)
Åsa Bodén (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Kuumaa humppaa (track 9)
L.M.A.A. (track 3)
Rettungssing (track 1)
later translated versions:
Kuumaa kamaa (track 9)
La reina del baile (track 1)
Laulumme soi (track 3)
Miesstrippari (track 3)
Obsi nidsi (track 8)
Ring My Bell (Korean Ver.) (As One version) (track 19)
We Are Family (Japanese version) (track 7)
YMCA好知己 (track 3)
悲しき願い (track 16)
愛嘅熱力 (track 9)
later versions:
D.I.S.C.O. (english version) (track 5)
Dancing Queen (German version) (track 1)
Misunderstood (track 16)
Ring My Bell (English Ver.) (As One version) (track 19)
recording of:
D.I.S.C.O. (french version) (track 5)
D.I.S.C.O. (track 5)
Daddy Cool (track 2)
Dancing Queen (track 1)
Funkytown (track 6)
Hot Stuff (track 9)
It’s Raining Men (track 13)
Ladies' Night (track 10)
Pop Muzik (track 15)
Ring My Bell (Anita Ward song) (track 19)
Upside Down (track 8)
We Are Family (track 7)
Y.M.C.A. (track 3)
ABC (1970-01) (track 12)
I’m Every Woman (1978) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 6)
Music 2008 (track 18)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 6)
ABBA Cappella (track 1)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 6)
Mega Mix (track 2)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 13)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Nigel Harrison (track 13)
Guy Pratt (track 10)
strings:
Wired Strings (track 10)
drums:
Clem Burke (track 13)
Linn 9000 (drum machine, aka A. Linn) (track 12)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 13)
Chris Stein (track 13)
John Themis (track 10)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 13)
arranger:
Dee Dee Halligan (track 1)
Peter Bauwens (track 6)
Alex Trime (track 1)
Art Wright (track 16)
assistant engineer:
Grey Russell (track 13)
composer:
Paul Anka (track 15)
René Baumann (track 2)
Douglas Carr (track 5)
Dee Dee Halligan (track 1)
Daniel Peyer (track 2)
Larry Pignagnoli (track 7)
Denniz PoP (track 5)
Davide Riva (track 7)
Joe South (track 2)
Phil Wilde (track 6)
Rudy Clark (track 14)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 20)
conductor:
Rosie Wetters (track 10)
engineer:
Torsten Fenslau (track 4)
Peter Zweier (track 4)
Pete Coleman (track 13)
James Loughrey (track 10)
lead vocals:
lyricist:
Paul Anka (track 15)
Larry Pignagnoli (track 7)
Dr. Alban (track 5)
Alex Christensen (German techno DJ/producer) (track 8)
Rudy Clark (track 14)
Anita Doth (track 6)
Peter Könemann (track 8)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 12)
Ray Slijngaard (track 6)
Junior Torello (track 1)
Norman Whitfield (track 20)
mixer:
Larry Pignagnoli (track 7)
Davide Riva (track 7)
Phil Wilde (track 6)
Gary Jones (British recording engineer) (track 1)
Jeremy Wheatley (Jim Bob) (track 10)
performer:
Torsten Fenslau (track 4)
Peter Zweier (track 4)
producer:
Gregg Alexander (track 10)
Peter Asher (track 14)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 13)
Hal Davis (track 16)
Torsten Fenslau (track 4)
Dee Dee Halligan (track 1)
Larry Pignagnoli (track 7)
Matt Rowe (track 10)
Phil Wilde (track 6)
Junior Torello (track 1)
recording engineer:
Larry Pignagnoli (track 7)
Davide Riva (track 7)
Marco Rakascan (track 10)
vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 13)
Jay Supreme (track 4)
Bananarama (track 12)
Tania Evans (track 4)
Thelma Houston (1976) (track 16)
writer:
Gregg Alexander (track 10)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 3)
Richard Finch (track 3)
Kenneth Gamble (track 16)
Cary Gilbert (track 16)
Deborah Harry (track 13)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 16)
Nosie Katzmann (track 4)
Ian Levine (track 18)
Chris Stein (track 13)
Barrett Strong (track 17)
Jay Supreme (track 4)
Fiachra Trench (track 18)
Norman Whitfield (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
London Records Ltd. (not release label) (1986) (track 12)
publisher:
A La Mode (track 7)
B. Mikulski Publ. (track 7)
BMG Monarch (track 13)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 13)
Control (track 4)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 8)
EMI Music Publishing Germany (GmbH & Co. KG) (track 8)
Hanseatic Musikverlag GmbH (1964-2001) (track 1)
Labelle Music (track 7)
MSM Songs Musikverlag (tracks 6, 6)
Spanka Music Corp. (track 15)
TM Music Ltd. (track 14)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 20)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 10)
mixed at:
Labelle Studio (track 7)
recorded at:
Labelle Studio (track 7)
edit of:
mash-ups:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 168) (track 17)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (track 14)
Please Don't Go (track 3)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (track 12)
She’s a Lady (1971) (track 15)
later parody versions:
Mr. Grind (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 13)
Humppaa tai kuole (track 6)
Minus (track 12)
later translated versions:
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 13)
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 12)
Veenus (track 12)
Venus (Finnish) (track 12)
ヴィーナス (Hitoshi Shinohara translation) (track 12)
ヴィーナス (Hiromi Mori translation) (track 12)
later versions:
What Is Love 2016 (track 1)
recording of:
Car Wash (track 20)
Everybody (track 2)
Heart of Glass (track 13)
High Energy (track 18)
Mr. Vain (track 4)
No Limit (track 6)
Saturday Night (track 7)
Sing Hallelujah! (track 5)
What Is Love (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
90’s A Cappella Dance Medley (tracks 1, 5–6)
I Love the 90’s (tracks 1, 5)
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 12)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 17)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 12)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 12)
Polka Party! (track 12)
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 13)
Песенка (track 8)

Release

ASIN: DE: B000W04NC4 [info]

Release Group

part of: Die ultimative Chart Show (number: 2007-10-12)