Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen 4.6 5:57
2 Owner of a Lonely Heart
Yes 4 4:27
3 Can’t Stand Losing You
The Police 4.5 2:48
4 Cold as Ice
Foreigner 4.2 3:21
5 Baker Street
Gerry Rafferty 3.5 6:05
6 Wuthering Heights
Kate Bush 4:28
7 Woman
John Lennon 3:25
8 Is She Really Going Out With Him? (a cappella)
Joe Jackson 4:20
9 Unchain My Heart
Joe Cocker 4.5 5:03
10 Wind of Change
Scorpions 4 5:12
11 The Turn of a Friendly Card
The Alan Parsons Project 2:40
12 Shadow on the Wall
Mike Oldfield feat. Roger Chapman 5 5:08
13 Gimme All Your Lovin’
ZZ Top 4.2 4:00
14 Life’s What You Make It
Talk Talk 4:23
15 Avalon
Roxy Music 4.5 4:13
16 Through the Barricades
Spandau Ballet 5:35
17 Lessons in Love
Level 42 1 4:01
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Handbags and Gladrags
Rod Stewart 5 4:24
2 Candle in the Wind
Elton John 3.15 3:48
3 She’s Not There
Santana 4:04
4 Long Train Runnin’
The Doobie Brothers 3:27
5 Slippery People (live)
Talking Heads 4:12
6 Dreams
Fleetwood Mac 4.35 4:16
7 Can’t Get It Out of My Head
Electric Light Orchestra 4:23
8 I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That)
Meat Loaf 7:52
9 Don’t Give Up
Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush 5:55
10 Dust in the Wind
Kansas 4.65 3:23
11 Suicide Blonde
INXS 3:50
12 Always on the Run
Lenny Kravitz feat. Slash 3:52
13 Let There Be Love
Simple Minds feat. Lou Reed 4:44
14 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.65 3:55
15 The Reflex
Duran Duran 3:56
16 Land of Confusion
Genesis 4.25 4:45
17 Down Down
Status Quo 3:53

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1990) (track 10)
electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (track 13)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
T.M. Stevens (track 9)
Alan Spenner (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (1983) (track 2)
gong:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
drums:
David Beal (track 9)
Frank Beard (track 13)
Stewart Copeland (track 3)
Andy Newmark (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Alan White (Yes drummer) (1983) (track 2)
guitar:
Phil Grande (track 9)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Neil Hubbard (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Phil Manzanera (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Trevor Rabin (1983) (track 2)
timpani:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (track 13)
Andy Summers (track 3)
percussion:
Frank Beard (track 13)
Jimmy Maelen (Percussion) (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
keyboard:
Jeff Levine (track 9)
Bryan Ferry (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Tony Kaye (1983) (track 2)
saxophone:
Andy Mackay (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
piano:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
horn:
Crispin Cioe (track 9)
Robert Funk (track 9)
Arno Hecht (track 9)
horn arranger:
Uptown Horns (track 9)
additional sound engineer:
Gary Lyons (UK engineer & producer) (track 1)
assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 17)
background vocals:
Tawatha Agee (track 9)
Benny Diggs (track 9)
Vaneese Thomas (track 9)
Yannick Etienne (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Fonzi Thornton (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
composer:
Kate Bush (track 6)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 8)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
Bryan Ferry (track 15)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 7)
Klaus Meine (track 10)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
Gerry Rafferty (track 5)
engineer:
Gary Langan (track 2)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 13)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 17)
executive engineer:
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 1)
guest keyboard:
Koen van Baal (track 10)
guest saxophone:
Gary Barnacle (track 17)
guest lead vocals:
Roger Chapman (track 12)
lead vocals:
Bryan Ferry (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (1983) (track 2)
lead vocals and other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (track 6)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 8)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
Bryan Ferry (track 15)
Boon Gould (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 7)
Klaus Meine (track 10)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Mike Oldfield (track 12)
Gerry Rafferty (track 5)
mixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 17)
Bob Clearmountain (track 15)
other vocals [operatic vocals]:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
performer:
Roger Chapman (track 12)
Roxy Music (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
producer:
Wally Badarou (track 17)
Roy Thomas Baker (Producer) (track 1)
Rhett Davies (track 15)
Bill Ham (track 13)
Trevor Horn (track 2)
Level 42 (track 17)
Charlie Midnight (track 9)
Keith Olsen (track 10)
The Police (British rock band) (track 3)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Roxy Music (track 15)
Scorpions (German rock band) (track 10)
solo tenor saxophone:
Clarence Clemons (track 9)
vocals:
Billy Gibbons (track 13)
Dusty Hill (track 13)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 3)
writer:
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 2)
Wally Badarou (track 17)
Frank Beard (track 13)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 14)
Billy Gibbons (track 13)
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 4)
Dusty Hill (track 13)
Mark Hollis (track 14)
Trevor Horn (track 2)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 4)
Mark King (track 17)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 11)
Teddy Powell (track 9)
Trevor Rabin (track 2)
Bobby Sharp (track 9)
Chris Squire (Yes bassist) (track 2)
Eric Woolfson (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1975 – 2011) (track 1)
A&M Records (1978 –) (track 3)
Parlophone Records Ltd. (not for release label use! a Warner Music Group company) (1978) (track 5)
E.G. Records Ltd. (1982 –) (track 15)
Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (1990) (track 10)
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 13)
publisher:
Affirmative Music (track 2)
BMG Rights Management GmbH (not for release label use!) (track 10)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 10)
E.G. Music Inc. (track 15)
Findhaven Ltd. (track 17)
Pokazuka Limited (track 8)
Ruby Ruby Ltd. (track 17)
Songs of Mosaic (track 13)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 4)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 4)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 4)
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) (2017-04-01 –) (track 4)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 2)
mash-ups:
Hot n Cold as Ice by G3RSt (track 4)
remixes:
Avalon by Sunday People (track 15)
sampled by:
Cold as Ice by M.O.P. (track 4)
Cold as Ice by Hood Surgeon (track 4)
Ice Cold by Scott Brown (track 4)
Ms. Jenkins by Ca$his (track 1)
arrangements:
Bohemian Rhapsody (arr. for wind band) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Unchain My Heart (track 9)
is the basis for:
The Real Life (track 1)
later parody versions:
Baker Dick (track 5)
Beggar's Feet (track 5)
Kivinen on rakkaus (track 13)
Star Trek Rhapsody (track 1)
Zero Wing Rhapsody (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Rap-soda y bohemia (track 1)
later translated versions:
Katu (track 5)
再等幾天 (track 10)
later versions:
Délivre-moi (Unchain My Heart) (track 9)
Hibernian Rhapsody (track 1)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
partial recording of:
The Turn of a Friendly Card (suite) (track 11)
parts:
recording of:
Baker Street (track 5)
Bohemian Rhapsody (track 1)
Cold as Ice (Foreigner) (track 4)
Lessons in Love (track 17)
Shadow on the Wall (track 12)
Woman (John Lennon song: "I love you, yeah, yeah, now and forever") (track 7)
Wuthering Heights (track 6)
Can’t Stand Losing You (1978) (track 3)
Avalon (1981 – 1982) (track 15)
Owner of a Lonely Heart (1983) (track 2)
Wind of Change (1990) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Bohemian Polka (track 1)
The Big Medley (track 1)
Hooked on Polkas (track 2)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
violin [violins]:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Dave Hope (track 10)
Dee Murray (track 2)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
viola:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
chimes:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
drums:
Nigel Olsson (track 2)
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
drums and percussion:
Mick Fleetwood (track 6)
pedal steel guitar [pedals]:
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
synthesizer:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
organ:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Clavinet:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 14)
bass:
John McVie (track 6)
Dave Hope (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
vibraphone:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
timpani:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
electric guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 2)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
percussion [additional percussion]:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Christine McVie (track 6)
piano:
Elton John (track 2)
Mike d’Abo (track 1)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
piano arranger:
Mike d’Abo (track 1)
guitar family:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 6)
additional engineer:
Terry Diane Becker (engineer) (track 10)
additional producer:
Ken Caillat (track 6)
Stephen Lipson (track 14)
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 6)
Richard Dashut (track 6)
arranger:
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 10)
Rod Stewart (track 1)
art direction:
Tom Drennon (track 10)
assistant engineer:
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 6)
background vocals:
Davey Johnstone (track 2)
Dee Murray (track 2)
Nigel Olsson (track 2)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
co-producer:
Lou Reizner (track 1)
Rod Stewart (track 1)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 3)
Andrew Farriss (track 11)
Chris Frantz (track 5)
Peter Gabriel (track 9)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Jerry Harrison (track 5)
Elton John (track 2)
Tom Johnston (track 4)
Lenny Kravitz (track 12)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Slash (Guns N’ Roses guitarist) (track 12)
Jim Steinman (track 8)
Tina Weymouth (track 5)
David Byrne (track 5)
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Kerry Livgren (track 10)
Jeff Lynne (track 7)
Stevie Nicks (track 6)
Mike d’Abo (track 1)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 14)
engineer:
Ken Caillat (track 6)
Richard Dashut (track 6)
David Hentschel (track 2)
Hugh Padgham (track 16)
Terry Becker (engineer) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 14)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 2)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 3)
Peter Gabriel (track 9)
Lenny Kravitz (track 12)
Jim Steinman (track 8)
David Byrne (track 5)
Michael Hutchence (track 11)
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Kerry Livgren (track 10)
Jeff Lynne (track 7)
Stevie Nicks (track 6)
Bernie Taupin (track 2)
Mike d’Abo (track 1)
performer:
Kate Bush (track 9)
Lou Reed (track 13)
Slash (Guns N’ Roses guitarist) (track 12)
producer:
Ken Caillat (track 6)
Gus Dudgeon (track 2)
Fleetwood Mac (track 6)
Genesis (English rock band) (track 16)
Trevor Horn (track 14)
Richard Dashut (track 6)
Hugh Padgham (track 16)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06) (track 10)
vocals:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 6)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Stevie Nicks (track 6)
writer:
Tony Banks (track 16)
Charlie Burchill (track 13)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 16)
Jim Kerr (of Simple Minds) (track 13)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 15)
Nick Rhodes (track 15)
Francis Rossi (track 17)
Mike Rutherford (track 16)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 15)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 15)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 15)
Robert Keith Young (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. (holding: File NO Releases) (2004) (track 6)
publisher:
Cliofine Limited (track 9)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 9, 17)
EMI Publishing Ltd. (track 13)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 7)
Marquis Music Ltd. (track 3)
Marquis Songs USA (track 3)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 14)
Valley Music Ltd (track 17)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (1993) (track 8)
mixed at:
The Village in Los Angeles, California, United States (1977-08) (track 10)
recorded at:
Strawberry Studios (Château d'Hérouville, France) in Hérouville, Val-d'Oise, France (track 2)
Studio in the Country in Bogalusa, Louisiana, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
Woodland Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 10)
mash-ups:
Dream Ride by The Melker Project (2013) (track 6)
remixes:
sampled by:
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 14)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 348) (track 2)
cover recording of:
She’s Not There (track 3)
has revision:
later parody versions:
Land of Delusion (track 16)
Lust on the Bridge (track 10)
Marv Albert Song (track 2)
Read Acts (track 14)
later translated versions:
Leb' dei Leben (track 10)
No et deixis (track 9)
She’s Not There (Japanese version) (track 3)
later versions:
Pensando en ti (track 10)
The end (track 2)
live recording of:
Slippery People (track 5)
recording of:
Always on the Run (track 12)
Candle in the Wind (track 2)
Don’t Give Up (track 9)
Down Down (track 17)
Dreams (track 6)
Dust in the Wind (track 10)
Land of Confusion (track 16)
Let There Be Love (track 13)
Long Train Runnin' (track 4)
Relax (track 14)
Suicide Blonde (track 11)
The Reflex (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (tracks 14–15)