Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Too Late for Goodbyes
Julian Lennon 5:59
2 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:26
3 Oh Patti (Don’t Feel Sorry for Loverboy)
Scritti Politti 4:23
4 Heart and Soul
T’Pau 4:12
5 Girls on Film
Duran Duran 3:29
6 I'm on My Way
The Proclaimers 3:40
7 Everywhere I Go
QED 3:32
8 Talk Talk
Talk Talk 2:58
9 Vienna
Ultravox 4:59
10 Human
The Human League 3:48
11 No Tragedy
The Radiators 4:05
12 Senses Working Overtime
XTC 3 4:35
13 One Perfect Day
The Little Heroes 3:41
14 I Want That Man
Deborah Harry 3.5 3:39
15 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 5:26
16 Strut
Sheena Easton 4:02
CD 2: Volume 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Message to You Rudy
The Specials 2:54
2 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4:24
3 Black Man Ray
China Crisis 1 3:37
4 Love Conquers All
ABC 4:58
5 Hot in the City
Billy Idol 3:37
6 Bad to the Bone
George Thorogood 4:51
7 So Long
Fischer-Z 5:00
8 Missing You
John Waite 4:02
9 Running Up That Hill
Kate Bush 5:01
10 Living in a Box
Living in a Box 3:04
11 Kayleigh
Marillion 3:37
12 If I Was
Midge Ure 4:44
13 Summer of '81
Mondo Rock 3:56
14 Weak in the Presence of Beauty
Floy Joy 3:25
15 Tarzan Boy
Baltimora 2 3:26
16 All Fired Up
Pat Benatar 5 4:30
CD 3: Volume 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Comin' On Strong
Broken English 3:38
2 When You Walk in the Room
Paul Carrack 3:24
3 Searchin’ (I Gotta Find a Man)
Hazell Dean 3:10
4 T’ain’t What You Do (It’s the Way That You Do It)
Fun Boy Three with Bananarama 2:54
5 Nineteen
Paul Hardcastle 3:39
6 Your Mama Don’t Dance
Poison 3:02
7 The Stroke
Billy Squier 3:39
8 Too Much Pressure
The Selecter 3:50
9 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:29
10 She Blinded Me With Science
Thomas Dolby 3.65 3:43
11 Don’t Want to Wait Anymore
The Tubes 3:49
12 Here I Go Again
Whitesnake 4:34
13 Tomorrow People
Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers 4 3:37
14 Ride Like the Wind
Saxon 3 4:27
15 Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)
Soul II Soul feat. Caron Wheeler 3:46
16 This Is Not a Love Song
Public Image Ltd 4:13

Credits

CD 1: Volume 1

composer:
Chris Cross (track 9)
Billy Currie (track 9)
Julian Lennon (track 1)
Warren Cann (track 9)
Ed Hollis (track 8)
Mark Hollis (track 8)
Andy Partridge (track 12)
Midge Ure (track 9)
engineer:
Barry Hammond (track 2)
lyricist:
Billy Currie (track 9)
Julian Lennon (track 1)
Warren Cann (track 9)
Ed Hollis (track 8)
Mark Hollis (track 8)
Andy Partridge (track 12)
Midge Ure (track 9)
producer:
Pete Wingfield (tracks 2, 6)
writer:
Al Archer (track 2)
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 14)
Alannah Currie (track 14)
Carol Decker (track 4)
Charlie Dore (track 16)
Harris (US producer aka Jimmy Jam) (track 10)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (tracks 5, 15)
Lewis (US hip-hop/soul songwriter, producer & label owner) (track 10)
Julian Littman (track 16)
Charlie Reid (track 6)
Craig Reid (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (tracks 5, 15)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 4)
Kevin Rowland (track 2)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (tracks 5, 15)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (tracks 5, 15)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (tracks 5, 15)
publisher:
Mood Music Ltd. (track 9)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 6)
sampled by:
Jump on Stage by Girl Talk (track 4)
is the basis for:
live recording of:
Vienna (track 9)
recording of:
Geno (track 2)
Girls on Film (track 5)
Heart and Soul (track 4)
Human (track 10)
I Want That Man (track 14)
I'm on My Way (track 6)
Save a Prayer (track 15)
Strut (track 16)
Talk Talk (track 8)

CD 2: Volume 2

drums:
Steve Liddle (drummer, Fisher-Z) (track 7)
guitar:
John Watts (track 7)
bass:
David Graham (bassist, Fisher-Z) (track 7)
keyboard:
Steve Skolnik (track 7)
composer:
Maurizio Bassi (track 15)
Kate Bush (track 9)
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 5)
Mark Kelly (Marillion keyboardist) (track 11)
Mark Leonard (track 8)
Ian Mosley (track 11)
Steve Piggott (track 10)
Steve Rothery (track 11)
Chas Sandford (track 8)
Pete Trewavas (track 11)
John Watts (track 7)
Marcus Vere (track 10)
John Waite (track 8)
engineer:
Richard Manwaring (track 7)
lead vocals:
John Watts (track 7)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (track 9)
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 5)
Steve Piggott (track 10)
John Watts (track 7)
Naimy Hackett (track 15)
Marcus Vere (track 10)
John Waite (track 8)
producer:
Walter Becker (track 3)
Mike Howlett (track 7)
writer:
George O’Dowd (track 2)
Mikey Craig (track 2)
Gary Daly (track 3)
Martin Fry (track 4)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 2)
Gazza Johnson (track 3)
Dandy Livingstone (track 1)
Eddie Lundon (track 3)
Danny Mitchell (Scottish songwriter and member of Messengers) (track 12)
Jon Moss (track 2)
Kerryn Tolhurst (track 16)
Midge Ure (track 12)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 4)
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 16)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 2)
Everpop Songs (track 8)
Fallwater Music (track 8)
Markmeem (track 8)
Quartet Music (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
All Fired Up (track 16)
is the basis for:
D.J.s (track 1)
later translated versions:
留下的雨傘 (track 3)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 2)
recording of:
Black Man Ray (track 3)
Hot in the City (track 5)
If I Was (track 12)
Kayleigh (track 11)
Living in a Box (track 10)
Love Conquers All (track 4)
Missing You (track 8)
So Long (track 7)
Tarzan Boy (track 15)

CD 3: Volume 3

violin:
Simon House (track 10)
drums and other instruments [wave computer] programming:
Thomas Dolby (track 10)
arranger:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 16)
John Lydon (track 16)
background vocals:
Miriam Stockley (track 10)
co-producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 9)
composer:
Billy Squier (track 7)
Christopher Cross (track 14)
Jackie DeShannon (track 2)
Thomas Dolby (track 10)
Paul Hardcastle (track 5)
Ziggy Marley (track 13)
guest Moog [Moog bass]:
Matthew Seligman (track 10)
guest lead vocals:
Caron Wheeler (track 15)
guest vocals:
Caron Wheeler (track 15)
lyricist:
Billy Squier (track 7)
William Coutourie (track 5)
Christopher Cross (track 14)
Jackie DeShannon (track 2)
Thomas Dolby (track 10)
Paul Hardcastle (track 5)
Tim Kerr (songwriter working with Thomas Dolby) (track 10)
Ziggy Marley (track 13)
Jonas McCord (track 5)
mixer:
Tony Visconti (track 9)
performer:
Caron Wheeler (track 15)
producer:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 16)
Steve Churchyard (track 9)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 10)
John Lydon (track 16)
The Stranglers (track 9)
Thomas Dolby (track 10)
spoken vocals:
Magnus Pyke (track 10)
writer:
Rick Anderson (bassist for The Tubes) (track 11)
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 16)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 9)
Hugh Cornwell (track 9)
Michael Cotten (track 11)
David Coverdale (track 12)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 11)
Dave Greenfield (track 9)
Keith Levene (track 16)
Kenny Loggins (track 6)
John Lydon (track 16)
Bernie Marsden (track 12)
Jim Messina (track 6)
Sy Oliver (track 4)
Prairie Prince (track 11)
Bill Spooner (track 11)
Roger Steen (track 11)
Fee Waybill (track 11)
Vince Welnick (track 11)
Trummy Young (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 16)
Virgin Records America, Inc. (do not use this as a release label!) (1988) (track 13)
publisher:
Complete Music Ltd. (tracks 9, 16)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 12)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 16)
mixed at:
Odyssey Studio (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 10)
recorded at:
Odyssey Studio (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-08) (track 10)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Berzerk by Eminem (track 7)
Got It Twisted by Mobb Deep (track 10)
[untitled] by Circulation (track 9)
cover recording of:
Ride Like the Wind (track 14)
later parody versions:
He Spoke (track 7)
later translated versions:
Morgengrauen (track 9)
later versions:
recording of:
19 (track 5)
Golden Brown (track 9)
Here I Go Again (track 12)
The Stroke (track 7)
Tomorrow People (track 13)
She Blinded Me With Science (1982-08) (track 10)
version of:
Love Song (track 16)

Release

copyrighted by: EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!) (1999)
phonographic copyright by: EMI Music Australia (not for release label use!) (1999)