Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Shout to the Top
The Style Council 3:20
2 Atomic
Blondie 4.5 3:48
3 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4 4:03
4 The Reflex
Duran Duran 4 4:24
5 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:55
6 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:28
7 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:25
8 Perfect Skin
Lloyd Cole and the Commotions 5 3:12
9 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4 4:11
10 It Ain't What You Do It's the Way That You Do It
Fun Boy Three & Bananarama 4 2:48
11 Annie I'm Not Your Daddy
Kid Creole and the Coconuts 3:49
12 Centerfold
The J. Geils Band 4 3:38
13 Tempted
Squeeze 3:39
14 When Smokey Sings
ABC 4 4:20
15 Killer
Adamski 5 4:12
16 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:41
17 Talk Talk
Talk Talk 3:22
18 Wouldn't It Be Good
Nik Kershaw 4.5 4:29

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Curt Smith (track 9)
strings arranger:
Richard Niles (track 14)
drums:
Graham Broad (track 14)
Manny Elias (track 9)
guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 9)
harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 14)
bass:
Brad Lang (track 14)
double bass:
Danny Thompson (English double bass player) (track 14)
percussion:
Pandit Dinesh (track 14)
Louis Jardim (track 14)
keyboard:
David Clayton (track 14)
Ian Stanley (track 9)
saxophone:
Howie Casey (track 14)
arranger:
Seth Justman (track 12)
assistant mixer:
Tim Burrell (track 14)
assistant producer:
Mark Tinley (track 15)
assistant recording engineer:
Tim Burrell (track 14)
co-producer:
Bernard Edwards (track 14)
composer:
David Byrne (track 3)
Julian Cope (track 5)
Alan Gill (track 5)
Ed Hollis (track 17)
Mark Hollis (track 17)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 3)
Ian Telfer (track 3)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 13)
Paul Weller (track 1)
Lloyd Cole (track 8)
August Darnell (track 11)
Seth Justman (track 12)
Nik Kershaw (track 18)
Alan Prosser (track 3)
engineer:
David Bascombe (track 9)
Barry Hammond (track 6)
lead vocals:
Roland Orzabal (track 9)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 15)
Nik Kershaw (track 18)
lyricist:
David Byrne (track 3)
Ed Hollis (track 17)
Mark Hollis (track 17)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 3)
Ian Telfer (track 3)
Paul Weller (track 1)
Lloyd Cole (track 8)
August Darnell (track 11)
Chris Difford (track 13)
Seth Justman (track 12)
Nik Kershaw (track 18)
Alan Prosser (track 3)
mixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 14)
Steven Wilson (founder of Porcupine Tree) (track 9)
producer:
Adamski (track 15)
Bernard Edwards (track 14)
Martin Fry (track 14)
Paul Hardiman (track 8)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 9)
Gary Stevenson (track 16)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 14)
Pete Wingfield (track 6)
Seth Justman (track 12)
recording engineer:
Martyn Webster (track 14)
solo guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 9)
vocals:
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 15)
writer:
Al Archer (track 6)
Peter Cox (track 16)
Jimmy Destri (track 2)
Richard Drummie (track 16)
Martin Fry (track 14)
Deborah Harry (track 2)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 9)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 4)
Sy Oliver (track 10)
Roland Orzabal (track 9)
Nick Rhodes (track 4)
Kevin Rowland (track 6)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 15)
Ian Stanley (track 9)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 4)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 4)
Adam Paul Tinley (track 15)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 14)
Marty Wilde (track 7)
Ricky Wilde (track 7)
Trummy Young (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 12)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 14)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1987) (track 14)
EMI Catalog (2006) (track 12)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2014) (track 9)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 2)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 2)
Imagem Music (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 18)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 15)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
remixes:
When Smokey Sings (7" version with sax solo) by ABC (track 14)
sampled by:
Victor by Syndicate (track 7)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Manifold (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 7)
Killer (track 15)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 7)
Sonne auf der Haut (track 18)
later versions:
Over Killer (track 15)
recording of:
Atomic (track 2)
Centerfold (song by The J. Geils Band) (track 12)
Geno (track 6)
Killer (track 15)
Perfect Skin (track 8)
Reward (track 5)
Road to Nowhere (track 3)
Shout to the Top (track 1)
Talk Talk (track 17)
Tempted (track 13)
The Reflex (track 4)
We Close Our Eyes (track 16)
When Smokey Sings (track 14)
Kids in America (1980) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 4)