Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Reflex
Duran Duran 5:29
2 Together in Electric Dreams
Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder 3:50
3 Temptation
Heaven 17 4:11
4 Love Action (I Believe in Love)
The Human League 3:51
5 Enola Gay
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3.2 3:31
6 Is It a Dream?
Classix Nouveaux 3:35
7 Vienna
Ultravox 4:55
8 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:20
9 Wishful Thinking
China Crisis 4:09
10 It's My Life
Talk Talk 3.5 3:53
11 Babooshka
Kate Bush 3.25 3:27
12 Water on Glass
Kim Wilde 3:32
13 White Wedding
Billy Idol 3:32
14 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:44
15 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:27
16 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4 4:02
17 Letter From America
The Proclaimers 4:01
18 Some Like It Hot
The Power Station 4:14
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 4.5 4:12
2 The Tide Is High
Blondie 4.8 3:50
3 Homely Girl
UB40 3:24
4 Uncle Sam
Madness 3:04
5 Ghost Town
The Specials 3.65 3:40
6 Everything I Own
Boy George 3:56
7 Looking for Linda
Hue & Cry 3:49
8 Shattered Dreams
Johnny Hates Jazz 3:29
9 The Harder I Try
Brother Beyond 3:29
10 Too Shy
Kajagoogoo 4.65 3:43
11 A Good Heart
Feargal Sharkey 3 4:30
12 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:51
13 Respectable
Mel & Kim 2 3:20
14 Straight Up
Paula Abdul 4:09
15 Who's Leaving Who
Hazell Dean 3:44
16 Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)
Soul II Soul 3:48
17 Solid
Ashford & Simpson 3 3:22
18 No Doubt About It
Hot Chocolate 2 4:25
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 3:52
2 Love Is a Battlefield
Pat Benatar 4:09
3 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4:21
4 China in Your Hand
T’Pau 4:46
5 Rooms on Fire
Stevie Nicks 4:36
6 I Want That Man
Deborah Harry 3:41
7 The Tunnel of Love
Fun Boy Three 3:07
8 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis & The News 3:44
9 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina and the Waves 3.5 3:40
10 She Makes My Day
Robert Palmer 4:22
11 Something's Gotten Hold of My Heart
Marc Almond & Gene Pitney 2 4:38
12 Could It Be I'm Falling in Love
David Grant & Jaki Graham 3:49
13 Love Changes (Everything)
Climie Fisher 3:55
14 You Got It
Roy Orbison 3:30
15 Thinking of You
The Colourfield 3:28
16 Jealous Guy
Roxy Music 4:52
17 True
Spandau Ballet 4:58
18 No Regrets
Midge Ure 3:20

Credits

CD 1

drums and percussion:
Malcolm Holmes (track 5)
bass and synthesizer:
Andy McCluskey (track 5)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 5)
composer:
Kate Bush (track 11)
Warren Cann (track 7)
Chris Cross (track 7)
Billy Currie (track 7)
Gary Daly (track 9)
Eddie Lundon (track 9)
Giorgio Moroder (track 2)
Philip Oakey (track 4)
Alan Prosser (track 16)
Ian Burden (track 4)
David Byrne (track 16)
David Fenton (track 14)
Keith Forsey (track 8)
Billy Idol (track 13)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 16)
Andy McCluskey (track 5)
Steve Schiff (track 8)
Sal Solo (track 6)
Ian Telfer (track 16)
Midge Ure (track 7)
engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 5)
Barry Hammond (track 15)
Max Norman (track 5)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (track 11)
Warren Cann (track 7)
Billy Currie (track 7)
Eddie Lundon (track 9)
Philip Oakey (tracks 2, 4)
Alan Prosser (track 16)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 18)
Ian Burden (track 4)
David Byrne (track 16)
David Fenton (track 14)
Keith Forsey (track 8)
Billy Idol (track 13)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 16)
Andy McCluskey (track 5)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 18)
Steve Schiff (track 8)
Sal Solo (track 6)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 18)
Ian Telfer (track 16)
Midge Ure (track 7)
performer:
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 8)
producer:
Kate Bush (track 11)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 10)
Mike Howlett (track 5)
The Human League (track 4)
Jon Kelly (track 11)
Martin Rushent (track 4)
Pete Wingfield (track 15)
Keith Forsey (track 8)
vocals:
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 5)
Andy McCluskey (track 5)
writer:
Al Archer (track 15)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 10)
Glenn Gregory (track 3)
Mark Hollis (track 10)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 1)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 3)
Charlie Reid (track 17)
Craig Reid (track 17)
Nick Rhodes (track 1)
Kevin Rowland (track 15)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (tracks 1, 18)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 1)
Martyn Ware (track 3)
Marty Wilde (track 12)
Ricky Wilde (track 12)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 18)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (tracks 1, 18)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1980) (track 11)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 4)
publisher:
Bungalow Music (track 18)
Dinsong Limited (track 4)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 11, 15)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 8)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 7)
Tritec Music Ltd. (track 18)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
Love Action (part of a “FabricLive 47: Toddla T” DJ‐mix) by Philly (track 4)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 8)
is the basis for:
Shoot the Dog (track 4)
later parody versions:
Christ's Wedding (track 13)
Turning Into Cheese (track 14)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 13)
recording of:
Babooshka (track 11)
Enola Gay (track 5)
Geno (track 15)
Is It a Dream? (track 6)
It’s My Life (track 10)
Letter From America (track 17)
Road to Nowhere (track 16)
Some Like It Hot (track 18)
Temptation (track 3)
The Reflex (track 1)
Turning Japanese (track 14)
Vienna (track 7)
Water on Glass (track 12)
White Wedding (track 13)
Wishful Thinking (track 9)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 8)
Hooked on Polkas (track 1)

CD 2

harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 1)
trombone:
Rico Rodriguez (Jamaican trombonist) (track 5)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 2)
Tyrone Evans (track 2)
background vocals:
Helen Terry (track 1)
composer:
Clark Datchler (track 8)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 6)
Jerry Dammers (track 5)
Maria McKee (track 11)
Elliot Wolff (track 14)
engineer:
John A. Rivers (track 5)
guest keyboard:
Phil Pickett (track 1)
lyricist:
Clark Datchler (track 8)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 6)
Jerry Dammers (track 5)
Maria McKee (track 11)
Elliot Wolff (track 14)
mixer:
Jon Moss (track 1)
Steve Levine (track 1)
producer:
Nick Rhodes (track 10)
Colin Thurston (track 10)
Steve Levine (track 1)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 9, 13)
Nickolas Ashford (track 17)
Steve Askew (track 10)
Nick Beggs (track 10)
George O’Dowd (track 1)
Mike Burns (songwriter Michael Gerard Burns) (track 18)
Peter Cox (track 12)
Mikey Craig (track 1)
Richard Drummie (track 12)
Chris Foreman (track 4)
Steve Glen (track 18)
Christopher Hamill (track 10)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 1)
John Holt (track 2)
Gregory Kane (track 7)
Patrick Kane (track 7)
Stanley McKenny (track 3)
Jon Moss (track 1)
David Most (track 18)
Phil Pickett (track 1)
Eugene Record (track 3)
Valerie Simpson (track 17)
Mark Spiro (track 15)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 9, 13)
Jez Strode (track 10)
Pete Waterman (tracks 9, 13)
Jack White (German producer Horst Nußbaum) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 1)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2003) (track 1)
publisher:
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
Live From WLION by The Lions (2012) (track 5)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 217) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Everything I Own (track 6)
Homely Girl (track 3)
The Tide Is High (track 2)
later versions:
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 2)
recording of:
A Good Heart (track 11)
Ghost Town (track 5)
Karma Chameleon (track 1)
Looking for Linda (track 7)
No Doubt About It (track 18)
Respectable (track 13)
Shattered Dreams (track 8)
Solid (track 17)
Straight Up (track 14)
The Harder I Try (track 9)
Too Shy (track 10)
Uncle Sam (track 4)
We Close Our Eyes (track 12)
Who's Leaving Who (track 15)

CD 3

composer:
Nick Van Eede (track 3)
Roger Greenaway (track 11)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
Kimberley Rew (track 9)
Roger Cook (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 16)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 10)
lyricist:
Nick Van Eede (track 3)
Roger Greenaway (track 11)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
Roger Cook (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 16)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 10)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 9)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 16)
performer:
Gene Pitney (track 11)
producer:
Rhett Davies (track 16)
Bryan Ferry (track 16)
Bob Kraushaar (track 11)
Roxy Music (track 16)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 6)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 2)
Simon Climie (track 13)
Johnny Colla (track 8)
Alannah Currie (track 6)
Carol Decker (track 4)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 13)
Lynval Golding (track 7)
Terry Hall (tracks 7, 15)
Chris Hayes (track 8)
Holly Knight (track 2)
Huey Lewis (track 8)
Jeff Lynne (track 14)
Toby Lyons (track 15)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 13)
Stevie Nicks (track 5)
Rick Nowels (tracks 1, 5)
Roy Orbison (track 14)
Tom Petty (track 14)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 4)
Ellen Shipley (track 1)
Neville Staple (track 7)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 4)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 13)
Huey Lewis Music (track 8)
Island Music Ltd. (track 10)
Kinda Blue Music (track 8)
Kyboside Music (track 9)
Lenono Music (track 16)
Megasongs (track 9)
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) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Jealous Guy (track 16)
later parody versions:
The Power Above (track 8)
later translated versions:
Kärlekens kraft (track 8)
later versions:
recording of:
China in Your Hand (track 4)
I Want That Man (track 6)
Rooms on Fire (track 5)
She Makes My Day (track 10)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 8)
Thinking of You (track 15)
True (track 17)
Tunnel of Love (track 7)
You Got It (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 9)

Release Group

part of: Greatest Hits of the (From label: EMI Gold) (number: 80)