Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'm in the Mood for Dancing
The Nolans 3:19
2 It's Raining Men
The Weather Girls 2.65 3:33
3 I Love to Love
Tina Charles 5 3:03
4 Blame It on the Boogie
The Jacksons 4.35 3:32
5 Year of Decision
The Three Degrees 2:36
6 Love Train
The O’Jays 4 3:00
7 Dance to the Music
Sly & The Family Stone 4.5 2:59
8 Fantasy
Earth, Wind & Fire 4 4:39
9 Tribute (Right On)
The Pasadenas 4:26
10 Mr. Loverman
Shabba Ranks feat. Chevelle Franklin 3:37
11 Dancing in the Moonlight
Toploader 5 3:51
12 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:01
13 Boogie Nights
Heatwave 4:39
14 Give It Up
KC and The Sunshine Band 4:13
15 Lady Marmalade
LaBelle 3 3:58
16 Play That Funky Music
Wild Cherry 5 3:12
17 That Lady, Part 1 & 2
The Isley Brothers 5:35
18 Cecilia
Simon & Garfunkel 4.4 2:57
19 Walk Like an Egyptian
Bangles 3.8 3:25
20 Let's Hear It for the Boy
Deniece Williams 4 4:20

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Hal Blaine (track 18)
strings:
Ernie Freeman (track 18)
Jimmie Haskell (track 18)
drums:
Rick Morotta (1978) (track 4)
guitar:
Fred Carter, Jr. (track 18)
Paul Jackson, Jr. (track 20)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 18)
Roland Bautista (1978) (track 4)
Tito Jackson (1978) (track 4)
Mike Sembello (1978) (track 4)
bass:
Joe Osborn (track 18)
Gary King (bass) (1978) (track 4)
Nathan Watts (1978) (track 4)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 20)
Rick Morotta (1978) (track 4)
keyboard:
Larry Knechtel (track 18)
Greg Phillinganes (1978) (track 4)
congas:
Laudir de Oliveira (1978) (track 4)
Claudio Slon (1978) (track 4)
arranger:
Biddu (composer, songwriter, producer and musician) (track 3)
background vocals:
George Merrill (track 20)
Shannon Rubicam (track 20)
Deniece Williams (US soul/funk vocalist/songwriter) (track 20)
composer:
James Bolden (track 3)
Kenneth Gamble (track 6)
Sherman Kelly (track 11)
Robert Parissi (track 16)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 18)
Thomas Snow (US songwriter) (track 20)
Sylvester Stewart (track 7)
Rod Temperton (track 13)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 19)
engineer:
Roy Halee (track 18)
Richard Dodd (mastering engineer, producer and engineer) (track 3)
Alan Douglas (Scottish born engineer) (track 11)
George Massenburg (track 8)
guest performer:
Chevelle Franklyn (track 10)
instruments:
George Duke (track 20)
lead vocals:
Susanna Hoffs (track 19)
Vicki Peterson (track 19)
Michael Steele (American bassist, guitarist, songwriter, and singer) (track 19)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1978) (track 4)
lyricist:
Sherman Kelly (track 11)
Robert Parissi (track 16)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 18)
Sylvester Stewart (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 6)
Dean Pitchford (track 20)
Philo Jack Robinson (production music composer) (track 3)
Rod Temperton (track 13)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 19)
mixer:
Greg Fidelman (track 11)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 19)
Dave Shiftman (track 11)
Randy Tominaga (track 2)
producer:
Biddu (composer, songwriter, producer and musician) (track 3)
George Drakoulias (track 11)
George Duke (track 20)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 5–6)
Arthur Garfunkel (track 18)
Marvin Gaye (track 12)
Roy Halee (track 18)
David Kahne (track 19)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 18)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 8)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 5–6)
recording engineer:
Ted Brosnan (1969-11-02) (track 18)
vocals:
Sheila Ferguson (track 5)
Valerie Holiday (track 5)
Fayette Pinkney (track 5)
writer:
Mikey Bennett (track 10)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 12)
Deborah Carter (track 14)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 14)
Bob Crewe (track 15)
Eduardo Del Barrio (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (track 5)
Marvin Gaye (track 12)
Ernie Isley (track 17)
Marvin Isley (track 17)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 17)
Ronald Isley (track 17)
Rudolph Isley (track 17)
Paul Jabara (track 2)
Dave Jackson (Motown songwriter aka Dave Jackson-Rich) (track 4)
Chris Jasper (track 17)
Elmar Krohn (track 4)
Hopeton Lindo (track 10)
Mick Jackson (track 4)
Kenny Nolan (track 15)
The Pasadenas (track 9)
Shabba Ranks (track 10)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 12)
Paul Shaffer (pianist, bandleader, Dave Letterman's sidekick) (track 2)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 8)
Verdine White (track 8)
Pete Wingfield (track 9)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1973) (track 5)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1973) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 15)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (tracks 2, 12)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984) (track 20)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1984) (track 20)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (2000) (track 11)
publisher:
Criga Music (track 8)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 15)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 15)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 2, 12, 17)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 11)
Mijac Music (tracks 6–7)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 18)
Rodsongs (track 13)
Saggifire Music (track 8)
Tincabell Music (track 13)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 16)
mixed at:
Ocean Wave Studios (track 11)
recorded at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 11)
edits:
Lady Marmalade by LaBelle (track 15)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Love Train (Tom Moulton Mix) by The O’Jays (track 6)
sampled by:
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 7)
Give It Up (warm up) by Lulu (track 14)
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 223) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 479) (track 15)
cover recording of:
I Love to Love (track 3)
Blame It on the Boogie (1978) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 12)
Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version) (track 16)
Sexual Rapping (track 12)
later parody versions:
Cornelius (track 18)
Lady Marmelade (track 15)
Play Funky (track 16)
Raining Blood (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
L'Égyptien (track 19)
later translated versions:
Deine Mutti (track 4)
Lady Marmalade (French version) (track 15)
熱辣辣 (track 15)
later versions:
Cécilia (track 18)
recording of:
Boogie Nights (track 13)
Cecilia (track 18)
Dance to the Music (track 7)
Give It Up (track 14)
It’s Raining Men (track 2)
Lady Marmalade (track 15)
Love Train (track 6)
Mr. Loverman (track 10)
Sexual Healing (track 12)
That Lady (track 17)
Tribute (Right On) (track 9)
Year of Decision (1973) (track 5)
Fantasy (1977-08) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 13)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 13)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 2)
version of:
Who's That Lady (track 17)