Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chelsea Dagger
The Fratellis 3:35
2 Fascination
Alphabeat 3:01
3 In for the Kill
La Roux 4.35 4:08
4 Spread Your Love
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club 3:44
5 The Lost Art of Keeping a Secret
Queens of the Stone Age 3.65 3:38
6 Erase/Rewind
The Cardigans 3:36
7 Common People
Pulp 2 4:07
8 I Wish
Skee-Lo 3.65 4:11
9 Vindaloo
Fat Les 3:39
10 Buddy Holly
Weezer 4.45 2:40
11 Walking Down Madison
Kirsty MacColl 4:37
12 I Drove All Night
Cyndi Lauper 4.65 4:10
13 The Road to Hell, Part 2
Chris Rea 4:27
14 The King of Rock ’n’ Roll
Prefab Sprout 4:23
15 Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
Billy Ocean 3 4:44
16 Oh L’Amour
Dollar 2:58
17 Rush Hour
Jane Wiedlin 4:04
18 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
The Proclaimers 3:36
19 People Are Strange
Echo & The Bunnymen 3:37
20 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:19
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Manic Monday
The Bangles 4.4 3:05
2 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4 4:10
3 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.65 3:56
4 The Whole of the Moon
The Waterboys 5:00
5 Drive
The Cars 4.35 3:55
6 Young at Heart
The Bluebells 3 3:24
7 Gimme All Your Lovin’
ZZ Top 4.2 3:59
8 Oblivious
Aztec Camera 3:10
9 Sign of the Times
The Belle Stars 2:53
10 White Lines (Don’t Do It)
Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 4:28
11 Eyes Without a Face
Billy Idol 3 4:09
12 Waiting for a Girl Like You
Foreigner 4:48
13 Fantastic Day
Haircut 100 3:14
14 Senses Working Overtime
XTC 5 4:34
15 Rio
Duran Duran 4.5 4:45
16 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:25
17 Driving in My Car
Madness 3 3:18
18 Swords of a Thousand Men
Tenpole Tudor 5 2:56
19 Loud Music in Cars
Billy Bremner 2:45
20 Nellie the Elephant
The Toy Dolls 2:59
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ace of Spades
Motörhead 4.1 2:47
2 One Way or Another
Blondie 3:32
3 Echo Beach
Martha and the Muffins 3:35
4 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:44
5 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:27
6 My Sharona
The Knack 4.25 3:59
7 Poison Ivy
The Lambrettas 2:43
8 Looking for Clues
Robert Palmer 4 4:53
9 Knock on Wood
Amii Stewart 5 3:44
10 Baker Street
Gerry Rafferty 4 6:05
11 Sweet Home Alabama
Lynyrd Skynyrd 4.65 4:43
12 Jump Into the Fire
Nilsson 3:33
13 Son of My Father
Chicory Tip 3:10
14 In the Summertime
Mungo Jerry 5 3:28
15 All Right Now
Free 4:12
16 Band of Gold
Freda Payne 5 2:54
17 I Got You (I Feel Good)
James Brown 4.65 2:47
18 No Particular Place to Go
Chuck Berry 5 2:42
19 (Get Your Kicks on) Route 66
Sandie Shaw 3:13
20 Jump in the Line
Harry Belafonte 3:42

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Nick Lucero (track 5)
bass guitar:
Nick Oliveri (track 5)
bass guitar [bass]:
Matt Sharp (Weezer/The Rentals) (track 10)
drums:
Patrick Wilson (Weezer/The Special Goodness) (track 10)
guitar:
Rivers Cuomo (track 10)
Josh Homme (track 5)
Brian Bell (guitarist) (track 10)
electric piano:
Dave Catching (track 5)
vibraphone [vibes]:
Barrett Martin (track 5)
keyboard:
Thomas Dolby (track 14)
piano [noise piano]:
Chris Goss (US record producer and musician) (track 5)
baritone saxophone:
Scott Mayo (track 5)
additional mixer:
Tim Roberts (engineer) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Hal Belknap (track 10)
David Heglmeier (track 10)
Daniel Smith (engineer) (track 10)
background vocals:
Nick Oliveri (track 5)
Peter Stahl (track 5)
composer:
Nick Banks (track 7)
Rivers Cuomo (track 10)
Candida Doyle (track 7)
Elly Jackson (track 3)
Alex James (UK bassist for Blur/Fat Les) (track 9)
Ben Langmaid (track 3)
Steve Mackey (producer; Pulp bassist) (track 7)
Chris Rea (track 13)
Steve Schiff (track 20)
Russell Senior (track 7)
Peter Svensson (guitarist, composer, producer; member of The Cardigans) (track 6)
Jarvis Cocker (track 7)
Keith Forsey (track 20)
Paddy McAloon (track 14)
engineer:
Chris Shaw (US producer & engineer) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Josh Homme (track 5)
Paddy McAloon (track 14)
lyricist:
Rivers Cuomo (track 10)
Chris Rea (track 13)
Steve Schiff (track 20)
Keith Allen (track 9)
Jarvis Cocker (track 7)
Keith Forsey (track 20)
Paddy McAloon (track 14)
Nina Persson (track 6)
mastering:
George Marino (track 14)
mixer:
Serban Ghenea (track 3)
John Hanes (audio engineer, mixer) (track 3)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 14)
Trina Shoemaker (track 5)
performer:
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 20)
producer:
Thomas Dolby (track 14)
Chris Goss (US record producer and musician) (track 5)
Josh Homme (track 5)
Ric Ocasek (track 10)
Skee-Lo (track 8)
Keith Forsey (track 20)
recording engineer:
Trina Shoemaker (track 5)
vocals:
Rivers Cuomo (track 10)
Brian Bell (guitarist) (track 10)
Matt Sharp (Weezer/The Rentals) (track 10)
writer:
John Densmore (track 19)
Anne Dudley (track 8)
Alvin Flythe (track 8)
Josh Homme (track 5)
Trevor Horn (track 8)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 12)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 19)
Ray Manzarek (track 19)
Malcolm McLaren (track 8)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 19)
Billy Ocean (track 15)
Nick Oliveri (track 5)
Peter Rafelson (track 17)
Skee-Lo (track 8)
Billy Steinberg (track 12)
Jane Wiedlin (track 17)
premiered at:
Reading Festival (1994-08-27) (1994) (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (track 14)
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 12)
Geffen Records, Inc. (1994) (track 10)
Interscope Records (2000) (track 5)
publisher:
Board Stiff Music (track 5)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 3)
E.O. Smith Music (track 10)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 14)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 20)
mixed at:
Electric Lady Studios in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (1993-08 – 1993-09) (track 10)
recorded at:
Electric Lady Studios in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (1993-08 – 1993-09) (track 10)
Sound City Studios in Van Nuys, California, United States (1999-12 – 2000-02) (track 5)
mash-ups:
I Wish vs. Eye of the Tiger vs. Cannonball (Skee-Lo vs. Survivor vs. The Breeders) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by 2 Many DJ’s (track 8)
Stage 1: I Wish by Psycosis (track 8)
remixes:
In for the Kill (Skream's Let's Get Ravey remix) (part of the "Mixmag Presents: 2009 Rewind!" DJ-mix) by La Roux (track 3)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 20)
Jump on Stage by Girl Talk (track 8)
samples:
Spinnin' by Bernard Wright (track 8)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 15) (track 10)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 497) (track 10)
cover recording of:
I Drove All Night (track 12)
People Are Strange (track 19)
later parody versions:
Common People (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Puliukkohumppa (track 10)
Pultsarihumppa (track 10)
later translated versions:
La gent normal (track 7)
part of:
The Road to Hell (track 13)
recording of:
Common People (track 7)
Erase/Rewind (track 6)
I Wish (track 8)
In for the Kill (track 3)
Rush Hour (track 17)
Vin-da-loo (track 9)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 20)
Buddy Holly (Weezer) (1993-08 – 1993-09) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 20)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (track 7)
drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Lesley Shone (track 9)
Curt Smith (track 2)
drums:
Frank Beard (track 7)
Manny Elias (track 2)
Judy Parsons (track 9)
drums and percussion:
Dave Ruffy (track 8)
guitar:
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Brian Nash (track 3)
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 2)
bass:
Campbell Owens (track 8)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (track 7)
percussion:
Frank Beard (track 7)
keyboard:
Bernie Clarke (track 8)
Ian Stanley (track 2)
alto saxophone:
Miranda Joyce (track 9)
guitar family:
Sarah-Jane Owen (track 9)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 3)
composer:
Mike Barson (track 17)
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Nick Heyward (track 13)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Andy Partridge (track 14)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 4)
Steve Stevens (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 11)
Holly Johnson (track 3)
Ric Ocasek (track 5)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
Edward Tudor-Pole (track 18)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 3)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 14)
David Bascombe (track 2)
Phil Chapman (engineer) (track 9)
Pete Hammond (UK producer aka "Mixmaster") (track 9)
Phil Harding (track 9)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 7)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 9)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 3)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 3)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Jennie Matthias (track 9)
Roland Orzabal (track 2)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Susanna Hoffs (track 1)
Holly Johnson (track 3)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
lyricist:
Mike Barson (track 17)
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Nick Heyward (track 13)
Andy Partridge (track 14)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 4)
Steve Stevens (track 11)
Billy Idol (track 11)
Holly Johnson (track 3)
Ric Ocasek (track 5)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
Edward Tudor-Pole (track 18)
mixer:
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 1)
Steven Wilson (founder of Porcupine Tree) (track 2)
producer:
Bob Andrews (track 6)
John Brand (engineer) (track 8)
Bernie Clarke (track 8)
Peter Collins (producer) (track 9)
Colin Fairley (track 6)
Bill Ham (track 7)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 2)
David Kahne (track 1)
Hugh Padgham (track 14)
Bob Sargeant (track 13)
XTC (track 14)
solo guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 2)
vocals:
Roddy Frame (track 8)
Billy Gibbons (track 7)
Dusty Hill (track 7)
writer:
Stella Barker (track 9)
Frank Beard (track 7)
Ralph Butler (track 20)
Sara Dallin (track 6)
Siobhan Fahey (track 6)
Billy Gibbons (track 7)
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 12)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 10)
Peter Hart (songwriter) (track 20)
Dusty Hill (track 7)
Clare Hirst (track 9)
Robert Hodgens (track 6)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 2)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 12)
Miranda Joyce (track 9)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 15)
Jennie Matthias (track 9)
Roland Orzabal (track 2)
Sarah-Jane Owen (track 9)
Judy Parsons (track 9)
Nick Rhodes (track 15)
Sylvia Robinson (track 10)
Lesley Shone (track 9)
Ian Stanley (track 2)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 15)
Marty Wilde (track 16)
Ricky Wilde (track 16)
Keren Woodward (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Stiff Records Ltd. (1981) (track 18)
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 7)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2014) (track 2)
publisher:
Lido Music, Inc. (track 5)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 3)
Songs of Mosaic (track 7)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 18)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 12)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 12)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 3)
Victor by Syndicate (track 16)
cover recording of:
Nellie the Elephant (track 20)
Young at Heart (track 6)
is based on:
Cavern (track 10)
later parody versions:
Kids in Tyne & Wear (track 16)
Kivinen on rakkaus (track 7)
Read Acts (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 16)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 16)
Nicht nach Haus (track 5)
Rio (track 15)
recording of:
Drive (track 5)
Driving in My Car (track 17)
Eyes Without a Face (track 11)
Fantastic Day (track 13)
Manic Monday (track 1)
Oblivious (track 8)
Relax (track 3)
Rio (track 15)
Sign of the Times (track 9)
Kids in America (1980) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 3)

CD 3

recorded in:
Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 17)
electric bass guitar:
Leon Wilkeson (track 11)
bass guitar:
Prescott Niles (track 6)
trumpet:
Joe Dupars (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Mike Ridley (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Ron Tooley (1965-05-06) (track 17)
drums:
Bob Burns (Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer) (track 11)
Bruce Gary (track 6)
Odie Payne (Drummer, born in 1926) (track 18)
Melvin Parker (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Henry Spinetti (1977) (track 10)
organ:
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 17)
guitar:
Berton Averre (track 6)
Douglas Fieger (track 6)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
Alphonso "Country" Kellum (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Jimmy Nolen (1965-05-06) (track 17)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Hugh Burns (1977) (track 10)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Nigel Jenkins (1977) (track 10)
bass:
Bernard Odum (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Gary Taylor (rock bassist) (1977) (track 10)
electric guitar:
Allen Collins (track 11)
Ed King (US guitarist, bassist & songwriter) (track 11)
Gary Rossington (track 11)
percussion:
Glen LeFleur (1977) (track 10)
keyboard:
Billy Powell (track 11)
Tommy Eyre (1977) (track 10)
alto saxophone:
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Maceo Parker (1965-05-06) (track 17)
saxophone:
Raphael Ravenscroft (1977) (track 10)
tenor saxophone:
Al "Brisco" Clark (1965-05-06) (track 17)
St. Clair Pinckney (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Eldee Williams (1965-05-06) (track 17)
trombone:
Levi Rasbury (1965-05-06) (track 17)
background vocals:
Merry Clayton (track 11)
Clydie King (track 11)
composer:
Ray Dorset (track 14)
David Fenton (track 4)
Mark Gane (track 3)
Gerry Rafferty (track 10)
Stephen Somvel (track 20)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 8)
engineer:
Barry Hammond (track 5)
lead vocals:
Douglas Fieger (track 6)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 11)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1965-05-06) (track 17)
Gerry Rafferty (1977) (track 10)
lyricist:
Ray Dorset (track 14)
David Fenton (track 4)
Mark Gane (track 3)
Gerry Rafferty (track 10)
Stephen Somvel (track 20)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 17)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 8)
mastering:
Erick Labson (track 18)
miscellaneous support:
Ronnie Van Zant (tracks 11, 11)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 6)
Leonard & Phil Chess (Legendary US production duo) (track 18)
Willie Dixon (track 18)
Al Kooper (track 11)
Vic Maile (track 1)
Barry Murray (track 14)
Pete Wingfield (track 5)
Chuck Berry (track 18)
recording engineer:
Pete Coleman (track 6)
remixer:
Dave Jerden (track 6)
vocals:
Berton Averre (track 6)
writer:
Al Archer (track 5)
Berton Averre (track 6)
Eddie Clarke (Motorhead guitarist) (track 1)
Steve Cropper (track 9)
Lamont Dozier (track 16)
Ronald Dunbar (track 16)
Douglas Fieger (track 6)
Eddie Floyd (track 9)
Andy Fraser (English bassist, member of Free) (track 15)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 16)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 16)
Ed King (US guitarist, bassist & songwriter) (track 11)
Harry Nilsson (US singer-songwriter) (track 12)
Paul Rodgers (track 15)
Gary Rossington (track 11)
Kevin Rowland (track 5)
Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor (former Motörhead drummer) (track 1)
Ronnie Van Zant (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Records Inc. (not for release label use! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1965) (track 17)
Holland Group Productions Inc. (1970) (track 16)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1974) (track 11)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1979) (track 6)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (2013) (track 6)
publisher:
East Memphis Music (track 9)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 17)
Hustler Inc. (track 11)
Leeds Music Corp. (track 11)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 16)
Motor Music Ltd (Motörhead publisher) (track 1)
Try Me Inc. (track 17)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (1980) (track 3)
recorded at:
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 17)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
Sweet Home California (2Pac feat. Dr. Dre vs Lynyrd Skynyrd) by FAROFF & Burst'n (track 11)
remixes:
Ace of Spaces (CCN remix) (single edit) by Motörhead (track 1)
sampled by:
Home Sweet Home by Rev Run (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 78) (track 17)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 391) (track 16)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 398) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Knock on Wood (track 9)
I Found You (a.k.a. I Got You (I Feel Good)) (1965-05-06) (track 17)
is based on:
Shake Shake Sonora (track 20)
is the basis for:
Jump in the Line (track 20)
Sold Out Alabama (track 11)
紅日我愛你 (track 14)
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 6)
Baker Dick (track 10)
Beggar's Feet (track 10)
Comme des connards (track 6)
Go Right Now (track 15)
My Bologna (track 6)
Sweet Grind Alabama (track 11)
Sweet Oholibamah (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
In the Wintertime (track 14)
Sorvarihumppa (track 1)
later translated versions:
De schoppen aas (track 1)
Katu (track 10)
L'ass de picch (track 1)
Magot Tcheri (track 14)
Miña terra galega (track 11)
Ta i trä (track 9)
Égoïste (track 3)
愛到你發狂 (track 6)
later versions:
recording of:
All Right Now (track 15)
Band of Gold (track 16)
Echo Beach (track 3)
Geno (track 5)
In the Summertime (track 14)
Jump Into the Fire (track 12)
Jump in the Line (track 20)
Looking for Clues (track 8)
My Sharona (track 6)
Sweet Home Alabama (track 11)
Turning Japanese (track 4)
No Particular Place to Go (1964-03-26) (track 18)
Baker Street (1977) (track 10)
Ace of Spades (1980-08-04 – 1980-09-15) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: DE: B00QU3T3I6 [info]

Release Group

part of: Greatest Ever! The Definitive Collection (number: 17 / 97)