Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Under Pressure
Queen & David Bowie 4.25 4:00
2 Holiday
Madonna 3:54
3 Sledgehammer
Peter Gabriel 4 4:43
4 Let’s Dance
David Bowie 3:39
5 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4.25 4:22
6 Personal Jesus
Depeche Mode 4.25 3:46
7 Sweet Dreams
Eurythmics 5 4:39
8 Our House
Madness 4.65 3:23
9 Invisible Touch
Genesis 3:15
10 Money’s Too Tight to Mention
Simply Red 5 4:15
11 Little Lies
Fleetwood Mac 3.5 3:40
12 This Charming Man
The Smiths 4.5 2:46
13 Call Me
Blondie 4.4 3:32
14 The Sun Always Shines on TV
a‐ha 4 5:09
15 Shout
Tears for Fears 5 4:48
16 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4:25
17 Don’t You Want Me
The Human League 4 3:59
18 Kiss
Prince 3:41
19 Rock Me Amadeus
Falco 3.85 3:23
20 Drive
The Cars 4.35 3:55
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (Just Like) Starting Over
John Lennon 4 3:57
2 Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2
Pink Floyd 4 3:53
3 Why Can’t This Be Love
Van Halen 3:35
4 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.65 3:58
5 Rio
Duran Duran 4.5 4:47
6 Don’t Dream It’s Over
Crowded House 4 3:55
7 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4.75 4:07
8 Venus
Bananarama 4 3:41
9 Good Thing
Fine Young Cannibals 3:14
10 Don’t Leave Me This Way
The Communards 4:34
11 Blue Monday (radio edit)
New Order 3:51
12 Sometimes
Erasure 3.5 3:40
13 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:27
14 Don’t You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:21
15 Babooshka
Kate Bush 3.25 3:32
16 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:55
17 What’s Love Got to Do With It
Tina Turner 3:38
18 Don’t Get Me Wrong
The Pretenders 4.5 3:49
19 You Win Again
Bee Gees 3:53
20 In the Air Tonight
Phil Collins 4.15 5:29

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
trumpet:
Tim Kellett (1985) (track 10)
finger snaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
finger snaps and handclaps:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
drums:
Chris Frantz (track 5)
Mike Joyce (track 12)
Chris Joyce (1985) (track 10)
synthesizer:
Ian Burden (track 17)
Jo Callis (track 17)
Philip Oakey (track 17)
guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
David Byrne (track 5)
Sylvan (1985) (track 10)
guitar and harmonica:
Johnny Marr (UK guitarist; founding member of The Smiths) (track 12)
guitar and keyboard:
Jerry Harrison (track 5)
bass:
Andy Rourke (track 12)
Tina Weymouth (track 5)
Tony Bowers (1985) (track 10)
percussion:
Chris Joyce (1985) (track 10)
keyboard:
Fritz McIntyre (1985) (track 10)
piano:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
arranger:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 18)
assistant engineer:
Chris Dickie (track 10)
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 17)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 17)
background vocals:
Jerry Harrison (track 5)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Tina Weymouth (track 5)
Joanne Catherall (track 17)
Mazarati (track 18)
Susanne Sulley (track 17)
Fritz McIntyre (1985) (track 10)
composer:
Ferdi Bolland (track 19)
Rob Bolland (track 19)
Jo Callis (track 17)
Chris Foreman (track 8)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 6)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 5)
Johnny Marr (UK guitarist; founding member of The Smiths) (track 12)
Christine McVie (track 11)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 18)
Eddy Quintela (track 11)
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (track 14)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 17)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 4)
David Byrne (track 5)
Philip Oakey (track 17)
Ric Ocasek (track 20)
Alan Prosser (track 5)
Ian Telfer (track 5)
engineer:
Femi Jiya (track 10)
Dennis Mitchell (track 6)
lead vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
Dave Gahan (track 6)
Philip Oakey (track 17)
Susanne Sulley (track 17)
Mick Hucknall (1985) (track 10)
lyricist:
Ferdi Bolland (track 19)
Rob Bolland (track 19)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 6)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 5)
Christine McVie (track 11)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 18)
Eddy Quintela (track 11)
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (track 14)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 4)
David Byrne (track 5)
Falco (Austrian pop & rock musician) (track 19)
Morrissey (UK singer; vocalist of The Smiths) (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 17)
Ric Ocasek (track 20)
Alan Prosser (track 5)
Carl Smyth (track 8)
Ian Telfer (track 5)
mixer:
Femi Jiya (track 10)
John Ratcliff (track 14)
Eric Thorngren (track 5)
a‐ha (track 14)
performer:
Andrew Cader (track 5)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 18)
The Revolution (founded by Prince) (track 18)
Simply Red (1985) (track 10)
producer:
Ferdi Bolland (track 19)
Rob Bolland (track 19)
Lindsey Buckingham (track 11)
Richard Dashut (track 11)
Depeche Mode (track 6)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 6)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 15)
The Human League (track 17)
Stewart Levine (track 10)
Giorgio Moroder (track 13)
John Porter (producer) (track 12)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 18)
Roger Pusey (track 12)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
The Revolution (founded by Prince) (track 18)
Martin Rushent (track 17)
Alan Tarney (track 14)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 17)
recording engineer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 18)
Eric Thorngren (track 5)
Coke Johnson (track 18)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 18)
Peggy McCreary (track 18)
Susan Rogers (track 18)
David Tickle (track 18)
vocals:
David Byrne (track 5)
Morrissey (UK singer; vocalist of The Smiths) (track 12)
writer:
Tony Banks (track 9)
George O’Dowd (track 16)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 9)
Mikey Craig (track 16)
John Deacon (track 1)
Deborah Harry (track 13)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 16)
Curtis Hudson (track 2)
Annie Lennox (track 7)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Giorgio Moroder (track 13)
Jon Moss (track 16)
Roland Orzabal (track 15)
Mike Rutherford (track 9)
Ian Stanley (track 15)
Lisa Stevens (track 2)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Billy Valentine (tracks 10, 10)
John Valentine (Valentine Brothers) (tracks 10, 10)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 17)
David R. Jones (Jones Music subsidiary) (1981) (track 1)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1981) (track 1)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (1981) (track 1)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1998) (track 13)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 14)
Bewlay Bros. Music (track 1)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 13)
Controversy Music (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 6)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1, 3, 8)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 16)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 20)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
RZO Music Ltd (track 4)
Songs for Today Ltd (tracks 10, 10)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1985) (track 10)
recorded at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (1985) (track 10)
later releases:
mash-ups:
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 1)
music videos:
remasters:
Don't You Want Me (2012 remaster) by The Human League (track 17)
remixes:
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 1)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 1)
Prince Medley (Soulwax edit) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by Prince (track 18)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 36) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 461) (track 18)
cover recording of:
has revision:
is the basis for:
Holiday Rap (track 2)
Ice Ice Baby (track 1)
Llamame (Call Me) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Luikurihumppa (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Amateur (track 19)
Kuss (track 18)
Wiss (track 18)
later translated versions:
Amadeus (track 19)
Cet homme charmant ("This Charming Man" in French/English) (track 12)
Nicht nach Haus (track 20)
Soita mulle (track 13)
This Charming Man (track 12)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 16)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Call Me (track 13)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League song) (track 17)
Drive (track 20)
Holiday (track 2)
Invisible Touch (track 9)
Kiss (track 18)
Let’s Dance (track 4)
Little Lies (track 11)
Our House (track 8)
Personal Jesus (track 6)
Road to Nowhere (track 5)
Rock Me Amadeus (track 19)
Shout (track 15)
Sledgehammer (track 3)
This Charming Man (track 12)
Under Pressure (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (tracks 3, 15, 19)

CD 2

Hammond organ and synthesizer [Prophet-5 synthesizer]:
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track 2)
drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
bass guitar:
John Giblin (track 20)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
Roger Waters (track 2)
trumpet:
Guy Barker (track 12)
violin family:
Sharokav (track 20)
drums:
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 18)
Linn 9000 (drum machine, aka A. Linn) (track 8)
Nick Mason (track 2)
John Keeble (1982) (track 16)
synthesizer:
Wix (track 18)
guitar:
David Gilmour (track 2)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 18)
Brian Nash (track 4)
Daryl Stuermer (track 20)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 16)
bass:
Chucho Merchán (track 18)
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 16)
percussion:
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 18)
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 16)
keyboard:
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 16)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 16)
piano:
Wix (track 18)
drum machine, drums, Rhodes piano, synthesizer and vocoder:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 20)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Nick Launay (track 20)
Karen Segal (track 20)
assistant producer:
Hugh Padgham (track 20)
co-producer:
James Guthrie (track 2)
composer:
Michael Anthony (US bassist, formerly of Van Halen) (track 3)
Kate Bush (track 15)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 20)
Robin Gibb (track 19)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
Sammy Hagar (track 3)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
Alex Van Halen (track 3)
Eddie Van Halen (track 3)
Neil Finn (track 6)
Keith Forsey (track 14)
Barry Gibb (track 19)
Maurice Gibb (track 19)
Holly Johnson (track 4)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 8)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Steve Schiff (track 14)
Roger Waters (track 2)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 4)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 20)
James Guthrie (track 2)
Bruce Lampcov (track 18)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 4)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 4)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 4)
lead vocals:
David Gilmour (track 2)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
Belinda Carlisle (track 7)
Holly Johnson (track 4)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 4)
Roger Waters (track 2)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 16)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (track 15)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 20)
Robin Gibb (track 19)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Neil Finn (track 6)
Keith Forsey (track 14)
Barry Gibb (track 19)
Maurice Gibb (track 19)
Holly Johnson (track 4)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 8)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Steve Schiff (track 14)
Roger Waters (track 2)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 18)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 12)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 12)
Mike Pela (track 12)
performer:
Sarah Jane Morris (track 10)
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 16)
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 14)
producer:
Kate Bush (track 15)
Bob Clearmountain (track 18)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 20)
Jack Douglas (track 1)
Bob Ezrin (track 2)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 12)
David Gilmour (track 2)
Trevor Horn (track 4)
Jimmy Iovine (track 18)
Steve Jolley (track 16)
Jon Kelly (track 15)
Rick Nowels (track 7)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Spandau Ballet (track 16)
Tony Swain (track 16)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 10)
Keith Forsey (track 14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Roger Waters (track 2)
vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 20)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
Bananarama (track 8)
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track 2)
writer:
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 12)
Terry Britten (track 17)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 12)
Kenneth Gamble (track 10)
Roland Gift (track 9)
Cary Gilbert (track 10)
Gillian Gilbert (track 11)
Peter Hook (track 11)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 10)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Graham Lyle (track 17)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 11)
Rick Nowels (track 7)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
Ellen Shipley (track 7)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 9)
Bernard Sumner (track 11)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Marty Wilde (track 13)
Ricky Wilde (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
WEA Records Ltd. (holding company based in the UK) (track 18)
Pink Floyd Music Ltd. (1979) (track 2)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1980) (track 15)
London Records Ltd. (not release label) (1986) (track 8)
publisher:
Gibb Brothers Music (track 19)
Goodsingle Ltd. (track 17)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 17)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 14)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 4)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 17)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
In the House Tonight by dj BC (track 20)
remixes:
(Just Like) Starting Over (stripped down; 2011 remaster) by John Lennon & Yoko Ono (track 1)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 14)
Heaven by Waxman (track 7)
I Can Feel It by DMX (track 20)
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 4)
One Mic by Nas (track 20)
Victor by Syndicate (track 13)
cover recording of:
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Proper Education (track 2)
later parody versions:
Good King (track 9)
Kids in Tyne & Wear (track 13)
Read Acts (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 13)
Minus (track 8)
later translated versions:
Blue Monday (track 11)
Kaupungin lapset (track 13)
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 8)
Rio (track 5)
Veenus (track 8)
Venus (Finnish) (track 8)
Viel zu heiß (track 19)
ヴィーナス (Hiromi Mori translation) (track 8)
ヴィーナス (Hitoshi Shinohara translation) (track 8)
later versions:
Alta marea (track 6)
part of:
recording of:
Babooshka (track 15)
Blue Monday (track 11)
Don't Get Me Wrong (track 18)
Gold (track 16)
Good Thing (track 9)
Relax (track 4)
Rio (track 5)
Sometimes (track 12)
You Win Again (track 19)
In the Air Tonight (1980) (track 20)
Kids in America (1980) (track 13)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 14)
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 8)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 8)
Hooked on Polkas (tracks 4, 17)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 8)
Polka Party! (track 8)

Release

ASIN: FR: B0000789W7 [info]