Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Young at Heart
The Bluebells 3 3:27
2 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners 5 4:05
3 Heart of Glass
Blondie 3:56
4 Really Saying Something
Bananarama 2:40
5 The Look of Love
ABC 4.5 3:31
6 Smalltown Boy
Bronski Beat 3.65 4:59
7 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:38
8 Video Killed the Radio Star
Buggles 5 3:29
9 Einstein a Go-Go
Landscape 3:03
10 Fade to Grey
Visage 3:56
11 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:56
12 Wishing (If I Had a Photograph of You)
A Flock of Seagulls 4.65 5:33
13 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 5:28
14 I Second That Emotion
Japan 5 3:45
15 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:38
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My Sharona
The Knack 4.65 4:04
2 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:46
3 Stray Cat Strut
Stray Cats 3:19
4 London Calling
The Clash 3:22
5 Eton Rifles
The Jam 3:30
6 I Want You to Want Me
Cheap Trick 4.35 3:08
7 Brass in Pocket
The Pretenders 5 3:05
8 I Don't Like Mondays
The Boomtown Rats 3:50
9 Shout
Tears for Fears 5:52
10 I Got You
Split Enz 3:30
11 Ships in the Night
Be Bop Deluxe 4:04
12 Down Under
Men at Work 4.4 3:35
13 Fields of Fire
Big Country 3:26
14 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:28
15 19
Paul Hardcastle 3:39
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dr. Beat
Miami Sound Machine 3.5 4:19
2 Annie I'm Not Your Daddy
Kid Creole and the Coconuts 4:05
3 Japanese Boy
Aneka 3:58
4 Happy Birthday
Altered Images 3:00
5 Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper 4.15 3:47
6 99 Luftballons
Nena 4.6 3:54
7 Too Shy
Kajagoogoo 4.65 3:42
8 It’s My Party
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin 4 3:50
9 Stand and Deliver
Adam and the Ants 3:10
10 Boxer Beat
JoBoxers 2:56
11 On My Radio
The Selecter 3:12
12 O Superman
Laurie Anderson 8:26
13 Da Da Da
Trio 5 3:23
14 Can Can
Bad Manners 2:56
15 Happy Talk
Captain Sensible 3:33
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:28
2 One Night in Bangkok
Murray Head 4:01
3 Imagination
Belouis Some 3:08
4 Hold Me Now
Thompson Twins 4:44
5 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:54
6 It Doesn't Have to Be This Way
The Blow Monkeys 4:05
7 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:47
8 Somewhere in My Heart
Aztec Camera 4 3:52
9 I Won't Let You Down
Ph.D. 4:07
10 What Is Love
Howard Jones 5 3:41
11 If I Was
Midge Ure 5:21
12 I Won't Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Nik Kershaw 3:19
13 Bang Bang
B. A. Robertson 3:24
14 Life in a Northern Town
The Dream Academy 4:18
15 I'm in Love With a German Film Star
The Passions 3:59

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 5)
Frank Maudsley (track 12)
drums:
Ali Score (track 12)
Warren Cann (track 15)
guitar:
Paul Reynolds (track 12)
Midge Ure (track 15)
bass:
Chris Cross (track 15)
electric guitar:
Trevor Horn (1979) (track 8)
keyboard:
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 5)
Geoff Downes (1979) (track 8)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 15)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 7)
choir vocals:
Debi Doss (1979) (track 8)
Linda Jardim (1979) (track 8)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 7)
Julian Cope (track 11)
Chris Cross (track 15)
Alan Gill (track 11)
Landscape (80s British synthpop) (track 9)
Larry Steinbachek (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 15)
John L. Walters (track 9)
Steve Bronski (track 6)
Warren Cann (track 15)
Billy Currie (track 15)
Jimmy Somerville (track 6)
creative direction:
Clive Langer (track 2)
Alan Winstanley (track 2)
engineer:
Paul Hardiman (track 7)
Dave Hutchins (track 12)
Gary Langan (track 5)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 5)
Mike Score (track 12)
Trevor Horn (1979) (track 8)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 7)
Larry Steinbachek (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 15)
Steve Bronski (track 6)
Warren Cann (track 15)
Billy Currie (track 15)
Jimmy Somerville (track 6)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (tracks 6–7)
producer:
Bob Andrews (track 1)
Buggles (track 8)
Colin Fairley (track 1)
Trevor Horn (track 5)
Mike Howlett (track 12)
Landscape (80s British synthpop) (track 9)
Conny Plank (German producer and sound engineer) (track 15)
John Punter (track 14)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (tracks 6–7)
Ultravox (track 15)
recording engineer:
Pete Griffiths (UK studio technician, programmer & producer) (track 6)
vocals:
Midge Ure (track 15)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 7)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 2)
Al Cleveland (track 14)
Sara Dallin (track 1)
Geoff Downes (track 8)
Siobhan Fahey (track 1)
Martin Fry (track 5)
Deborah Harry (track 3)
Robert Hodgens (track 1)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 4)
Trevor Horn (track 8)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 13)
Frank Maudsley (track 12)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 5)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 10)
Paul Reynolds (track 12)
Nick Rhodes (track 13)
Smokey Robinson (track 14)
Kevin Rowland (track 2)
Ali Score (track 12)
Mike Score (track 12)
Stephen Singleton (track 5)
Chris Stein (track 3)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 4)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 13)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 13)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 13)
Midge Ure (track 10)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 5)
Norman Whitfield (track 4)
Keren Woodward (track 1)
Bruce Woolley (track 8)
Billy Currie (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Records (not for release label use, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1979) (track 8)
RCA Ltd. (UK arm of RCA) (1981 –) (track 9)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 7)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 5)
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 5)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 3)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 3)
Hot Food Music Ltd. (track 15)
Jobete Music (track 4)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 14)
Jump Jet Music Ltd. (track 15)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 15)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 5)
Sunbury Music Ltd. (track 9)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 8)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 8)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 12)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 5)
sampled by:
Don't Stop Me by Orbital (track 8)
SOS by Rihanna (track 7)
part of:
cover recording of:
Tainted Love (track 7)
Young at Heart (track 1)
is the basis for:
STP (track 14)
Tell Me Why (track 6)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 7)
Tainted Pub (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 3)
later translated versions:
Falso amor (track 7)
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 3)
Vamos Eileen (track 2)
later versions:
partial recording of:
The Look of Love (track 5)
recording of:
Come On Eileen (track 2)
Einstein a Go-Go (track 9)
Fade to Grey (track 10)
Heart of Glass (track 3)
Reward (track 11)
Save a Prayer (track 13)
Smalltown Boy (track 6)
Vienna (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 8)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 8)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 8)
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 3)

CD 2

drums:
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 1)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 1)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 1)
bass:
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 1)
co-producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 14)
composer:
Neil Finn (track 10)
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 11)
Rick Nielsen (track 6)
Ron Strykert (track 12)
Paul Weller (track 5)
David Fenton (track 2)
Bob Geldof (track 8)
Paul Hardcastle (track 15)
Colin Hay (track 12)
Brian Setzer (track 3)
engineer:
David Tickle (track 10)
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 1)
lyricist:
Neil Finn (track 10)
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 11)
Rick Nielsen (track 6)
Paul Weller (track 5)
William Coutourie (track 15)
David Fenton (track 2)
Bob Geldof (track 8)
Paul Hardcastle (track 15)
Colin Hay (track 12)
Jonas McCord (track 15)
Brian Setzer (track 3)
mixer:
Tony Visconti (track 14)
producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 14)
The Jam (late 70s/early 80s UK punk/mod revival band) (track 5)
John Leckie (track 11)
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 11)
The Stranglers (track 14)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 7)
David Tickle (track 10)
writer:
Berton Averre (track 1)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 14)
Hugh Cornwell (track 14)
Douglas Fieger (track 1)
Dave Greenfield (track 14)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 7)
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track 4)
Roland Orzabal (track 9)
Ian Stanley (track 9)
Joe Strummer (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (track 12)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 7)
Complete Music Ltd. (track 14)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 14)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 11, 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 14)
Henrees Music co. (track 11)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 14)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 5)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 8)
mash-ups:
remasters:
Brass in Pocket (2006 remaster) by The Pretenders (track 7)
sampled by:
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 1)
[untitled] by Circulation (track 14)
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 1)
Brash, Impulsive (track 7)
Comme des connards (track 1)
Glass of Eggnog (track 7)
My Bologna (track 1)
Outnumbered (ApologetiX song) (track 12)
Sheffield Calling (track 4)
Strange Cat, But (track 3)
later translated versions:
Morgengrauen (track 14)
愛到你發狂 (track 1)
later versions:
recording of:
19 (track 15)
Brass in Pocket (track 7)
Down Under (Men at Work song, “Do you come from a land down under?”) (track 12)
Golden Brown (track 14)
I Got You (track 10)
London Calling (song) (track 4)
Ships in the Night (track 11)
Shout (track 9)
Stray Cat Strut (track 3)
The Eton Rifles (track 5)
Turning Japanese (track 2)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 12)
Polka Party! (track 9)

CD 3

recorded in:
Berlin, Germany (track 6)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 5)
Rod O'Brien (track 5)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 5)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 5)
background vocals:
Annette Humpe (track 13)
composer:
August Darnell (track 2)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Gert Krawinkel (track 13)
Stephan Remmler (track 13)
Laurie Anderson (experimental/art rock musician) (track 12)
Neol Davies (British musician and founder of The Selecter) (track 11)
Enrique Garcia (Miami Sound Machine) (track 1)
Bobby Heatlie (track 3)
engineer:
William Wittman (track 5)
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
Nena (the person, performing solo since 1987) (track 6)
lyricist:
August Darnell (track 2)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Gert Krawinkel (track 13)
Stephan Remmler (track 13)
Laurie Anderson (experimental/art rock musician) (track 12)
Neol Davies (British musician and founder of The Selecter) (track 11)
Enrique Garcia (Miami Sound Machine) (track 1)
Bobby Heatlie (track 3)
Carlo Karges (track 6)
producer:
Rick Chertoff (track 5)
Reinhold Heil (track 6)
Manne Praeker (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (track 7)
Martin Rushent (track 4)
Colin Thurston (track 7)
writer:
Tich Anderson (track 4)
Adam Ant (track 9)
Steve Askew (track 7)
Nick Beggs (track 7)
David Collard (track 10)
John Gluck, Jr. (track 8)
Wally Gold (track 8)
Seymour Gottlieb (track 8)
Clare Grogan (track 4)
Christopher Hamill (track 7)
Rob Marche (track 10)
Tony McDaid (track 4)
Johnny McElhone (track 4)
Marco Pirroni (track 9)
Jez Strode (track 7)
Dig Wayne (track 10)
Herb Weiner (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS Schallplatten GmbH (1983) (track 6)
Sony Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH (not for release label use! for © & ℗ or distributor only, defunct since 2005/03/09) (1983) (track 6)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1989 –) (track 5)
publisher:
Fairwood Music Ltd. (track 11)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 5)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
99 Luftballons by Nena (track 6)
edits:
99 Luftballons (ending vocal part = live) by Nena (track 6)
mash-ups:
99 Babyloves (part of “Mixflash & Dancewell” DJ‐mix) by Beyoncé, Sean Paul & Nena (track 6)
remixes:
Xtra Fun by Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
sampled by:
Ffun Haave To by Girl Talk (track 5)
cover recording of:
It’s My Party (track 8)
is the basis for:
Doctor Pressure (track 1)
later parody versions:
99 Death Eaters (track 6)
99 Luftballons (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Spikre paller (track 8)
later translated versions:
99 Big Balloons (track 6)
99 Red Balloons (track 6)
C’est ma fête (track 8)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (track 8)
Japanese Boy (German) (track 3)
Leva livet (track 8)
On mun bailut (track 8)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (track 8)
不管你是誰 (track 3)
對號入座 (track 3)
recording of:
Boxerbeat (track 10)
Dr. Beat (track 1)
Happy Birthday (track 4)
Japanese Boy (track 3)
O Superman (track 12)
On My Radio (track 11)
Stand and Deliver (track 9)
Too Shy (track 7)
99 Luftballons (1982) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 6)
translated version of:

CD 4

drums:
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 15)
John Keeble (1982) (track 5)
guitar:
Clive Timperley (track 15)
Barbara Gogan (track 15)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 5)
bass:
David Agar (track 15)
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 5)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 5)
keyboard:
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 5)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 5)
composer:
David Agar (track 15)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 2)
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
Clive Timperley (track 15)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 2)
David Wardill (track 15)
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 15)
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 10)
Neville Keighley (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 5)
guest performer:
Mark King (track 11)
lead vocals:
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 5)
lyricist:
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
William Bryant (drummer) (track 10)
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Barbara Gogan (track 15)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 10)
Neville Keighley (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 5)
Tim Rice (track 2)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 5)
producer:
Michael Baker (Producer) (track 6)
Rupert Hine (track 10)
Steve Jolley (track 5)
Spandau Ballet (track 5)
Tony Swain (track 5)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 15)
vocals:
Clive Timperley (track 15)
Barbara Gogan (track 15)
writer:
Thomas Alexander Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 4)
Peter Cox (track 7)
Alannah Joy Currie (track 4)
Jim Diamond (Scottish singer/songwriter/guitarist) (track 9)
Richard Drummie (track 7)
Gilbert Gabriel (track 14)
Tony Hymas (track 9)
Nick Laird-Clowes (track 14)
Danny Mitchell (Scottish songwriter and member of Messengers) (tracks 11, 11)
Midge Ure (tracks 11, 11)
Marty Wilde (track 1)
Ricky Wilde (track 1)
publisher:
BMG Songs, Inc. (track 4)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 2)
Point Music (publisher) (track 4)
sampled by:
Victor by Syndicate (track 1)
has revision:
later parody versions:
Moldy Now (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 1)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 1)
抗議變心 (track 6)
later versions:
live recording of:
If I Was (track 11)
part of:
Chess (full musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Gold (track 5)
Hold Me Now (Thompson Twins song) (track 4)
If I Was (track 11)
Imagination (track 3)
We Close Our Eyes (track 7)
What Is Love? (track 10)
Kids in America (1980) (track 1)