Tracklist

CD 1: The Finest
# Title Rating Length
1 She Drives Me Crazy
4.5 3:36
2 The Flame
3:52
3 Johnny Come Home
5 3:36
4 Good Thing
4.25 3:23
5 Suspicious Minds
4 3:57
6 Blue
3:32
7 Ever Fallen in Love?
4 3:55
8 Don’t Look Back
3:43
9 Tell Me What
3 2:47
10 I’m Not the Man I Used to Be
3 4:20
11 Couldn’t Care More
3:30
12 Funny How Love Is
4 3:30
13 Take What I Can Get
4:14
14 Since You’ve Been Gone
3:40
CD 2: The Rare and The Remixed
# Title Rating Length
1 Motherless Child
2:35
2 Wade in the Water
2:55
3 Love for Sale
2:50
4 She Drives Me Crazy (Monie Love mix)
4:55
5 She Drives Me Crazy (Phunk Phenomenon mix)
7:33
6 I’m Not the Man I Used to Be (Monster mix)
8:38
7 The Flame (Armand van Helden's Ghostphunk mix)
8:48
8 The Flame (Beatmasters Full Fat mix)
4:59

Credits

CD 1: The Finest

drums:
Martin Parry (track 9)
bass, drum machine and keyboard:
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9–10)
piano:
Jools Holland (track 4)
drum machine, guitar and tambourine:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9–10)
additional engineer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (tracks 4, 9)
background vocals:
Jimmy Chambers (tracks 4, 9)
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat) (tracks 4, 9)
Jimmy Helms (tracks 4, 9)
co-producer:
Fine Young Cannibals (tracks 1, 7)
Jerry Harrison (track 7)
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 1)
composer:
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 5)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 7)
engineer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 1)
Richard Manwaring (track 10)
Mike Pela (tracks 4, 9)
John Potoker (track 7)
lyricist:
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of "Suspicious Minds") (track 5)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 7)
producer:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (tracks 4, 9–10)
Roland Gift (tracks 4, 9–10)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (tracks 4, 9–10)
remixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (tracks 4, 9)
vocals:
Roland Gift (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9–10)
writer:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (tracks 6, 12)
Lamont Dozier (track 13)
Roland Gift (tracks 1–4, 6, 8–12, 14)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (tracks 1–4, 6, 8–14)
publisher:
remixes:
sampled by:
Triple Double by Girl Talk (track 4)
cover recording of:
Suspicious Minds (track 5)
later parody versions:
Good King (track 4)
later translated versions:
Es‐tu déjà tombé amoureux ("Ever Fallen in Love" in French/English) (track 7)
recording of:
Blue (track 6)
Don't Look Back (track 8)
Funny How Love Is (track 12)
Good Thing (track 4)
Johnny Come Home (track 3)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (track 1)
Take What I Can Get (track 13)
Tell Me What (track 9)
The Flame (track 2)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: The Rare and The Remixed

arranger:
Roland Gift (tracks 1–2)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (tracks 1–2)
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 3)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 3)
remixer:
Armand van Helden (track 7)
writer:
Roland Gift (tracks 4–8)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (tracks 4–8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Harms, Inc. (track 3)
arrangements:
Wade in the Water (track 2)
cover recording of:
Love for Sale (track 3)
later parody versions:
She Drives Like Crazy (tracks 4–5)
later versions:
Wade in the Water (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 2)
recording of:
Motherless Child (track 1)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (tracks 4–5)
The Flame (tracks 7–8)
Wade in the Water (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Love Medley (track 3)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7733983 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Finest (Fine Young Cannibals album) [info]