Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Kind of Magic
Queen 3.6 4:19
2 Every Breath You Take
The Police 3:58
3 Only You
Yazoo 5 3:12
4 The Tide Is High
Blondie 4:34
5 My Girl
Madness 3.8 2:47
6 Red Red Wine
UB40 4 3:03
7 Sledgehammer
Peter Gabriel 5 4:56
8 Let's Dance
David Bowie 4.2 4:10
9 Don't You Want Me
The Human League 4 4:00
10 Is This Love?
Alison Moyet 5 3:57
11 A Little Respect
Erasure 4 3:30
12 Temptation
Heaven 17 3 3:08
13 Thorn in My Side
Eurythmics 3.65 4:15
14 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4.75 4:08
15 Nothing Gonna Stop Us Now
Starship 4:30
16 I Found Someone
Cher 3 3:44
17 Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler 5 4:31
18 Slave to Love
Bryan Ferry 4:13
19 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 3:48
20 Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime
The Korgis 5 4:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'm Your Man
Wham! 4:04
2 Tell Her About It
Billy Joel 5 3:46
3 Teardrops
Womack & Womack 3:48
4 Working My Way Back to You / Forgive Me, Girl
Detroit Spinners 3:59
5 Chain Reaction
Diana Ross 4.5 3:48
6 Get Down on It
Kool & The Gang 3:30
7 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:26
8 And the Beat Goes On
The Whispers 3 3:23
9 Say You, Say Me
Lionel Richie 4.5 4:02
10 True
Spandau Ballet 3.8 5:28
11 Move Closer
Phyllis Nelson 4:02
12 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4.3 4:24
13 Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run)
Billy Ocean 4 4:05
14 Maneater
Hall & Oates 4:15
15 All Around the World
Lisa Stansfield 5 4:21
16 Private Dancer
Tina Turner 3:32
17 Everytime You Go Away
Paul Young 4:16
18 It Started With a Kiss
Hot Chocolate 3:49
19 Body Talk
Imagination 3:38
20 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Simply Red 4 3:25

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
electronic drum set:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
John McKenzie (track 13)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 7)
drums:
Clem Burke (track 13)
Manu Katché (track 7)
drums and percussion:
Daniel Woodgate (track 5)
synthesizer:
Ian Burden (track 9)
Jo Callis (track 9)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
synthesizer [Prophet]:
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
guitar:
Chris Foreman (track 5)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
David Rhodes (guitarist, singer, and songwriter) (track 7)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
harmonica and saxophone:
bass:
Mark Bedford (track 5)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (track 7)
keyboard:
Patrick Seymour (British songwriter & keyboardist, Eurythmics) (track 13)
Mike Barson (track 5)
saxophone:
Mark Rivera (track 7)
piano and synthesizer [Fairlight]:
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
drum machine:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
baritone saxophone and tenor saxophone:
trombone:
Don Mikkelsen (a trombonist player) (track 7)
additional producer:
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 3)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 4)
Tyrone Evans (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Croydon (Engineer) (track 1)
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 9)
assistant mixer:
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 8)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 9)
background vocals:
P.P. Arnold (track 7)
Joanne Catherall (track 9)
Coral Gordon (track 7)
Dee Lewis (track 7)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Chas Smash (track 5)
Susanne Sulley (track 9)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Bernita Turner (track 13)
composer:
Jo Callis (track 9)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 3)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 2)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 9)
Mike Barson (track 5)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 8)
Bryan Ferry (track 18)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 20)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 6)
engineer:
Eric Radcliffe (track 3)
Jon Bavin (track 13)
John Fryer (track 3)
Emmanuel Guiot (track 13)
Bob Kraushaar (track 11)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 10)
Belinda Carlisle (track 14)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Susanne Sulley (track 9)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 3)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 2)
Mike Barson (track 5)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 8)
Bryan Ferry (track 18)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 20)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 6)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 8)
performer:
Rory Dodd (track 17)
producer:
B.E.F. (track 12)
Stephen Hague (track 11)
The Human League (track 9)
Daniel Lanois (track 7)
Rick Nowels (track 14)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Eric Radcliffe (track 3)
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
UB40 (track 6)
Greg Walsh (track 12)
Yazoo (80s British synthpop duo, aka Yaz) (track 3)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 8)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
Martin Rushent (track 9)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 9)
recording engineer:
Jon Bavin (track 13)
sound engineer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 8)
vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 3)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Carol Kenyon (track 12)
Suggs (track 5)
Bonnie Tyler (track 17)
writer:
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 11)
Michael Bolton (track 16)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 11)
Glenn Gregory (track 12)
Jean-Paul Guiot (Production music composer) (track 10)
Albert Hammond (track 15)
John Holt (track 4)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 19)
Mark Mangold (track 16)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 12)
Alison Moyet (track 10)
Rick Nowels (track 14)
Nick Rhodes (track 19)
Ellen Shipley (track 14)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 10)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 19)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 19)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 19)
Martyn Ware (track 12)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 9)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1983) (track 17)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1986) (track 1)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 17)
RZO Music Ltd (track 8)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 6)
E.G. Records Ltd. (1985) (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
recorded at:
earliest release:
mash-ups:
music videos:
remasters:
Don't You Want Me (2012 remaster) by The Human League (track 9)
remixes:
sampled by:
Heaven by Waxman (track 14)
The Hard One by The Beta Band (track 17)
arrangements:
I Need Your Lovin’ (Marc et Claude version of “Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime”) (track 20)
cover recording of:
I Found Someone (track 16)
Red Red Wine (track 6)
The Tide Is High (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Every Step to Take (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Humppaleski 45 (track 2)
Sua vartioin (track 2)
later translated versions:
Cuestión de magia ("A Kind of Magic") (track 1)
Eclissi del cuore (track 17)
Un poco de respeto (track 11)
Zatmění (track 17)
敢愛敢做 (track 15)
袛有你 (track 3)
later versions:
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 4)
Totale Finsternis (track 17)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
A Kind of Magic (track 1)
A Little Respect (track 11)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League song) (track 9)
Let’s Dance (track 8)
My Girl (track 5)
Only You (track 3)
Save a Prayer (track 19)
Slave to Love (track 18)
Sledgehammer (track 7)
Temptation (track 12)
Thorn in My Side (track 13)
Is This Love? (Song by Alison Moyet) (1986) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 7)
Polkas on 45 (track 2)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 12)
drums and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 12)
additional producer:
Mick Hucknall (track 20)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 12)
arranger:
George Michael (track 1)
composer:
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Maurice Gibb (track 5)
Robin Gibb (track 5)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
George Michael (track 1)
Phyllis Nelson (track 11)
John Oates (track 14)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Cecil Womack (track 3)
Linda Womack (track 3)
Errol Brown (track 18)
Daryl Hall (tracks 14, 17)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
engineer:
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (track 2)
Barry Hammond (track 7)
Steve Levine (track 12)
Karl Richardson (track 5)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 5)
guest trumpet:
John Gatchell (track 2)
Joe Shepley (track 2)
guest piano [acoustic piano]:
Richard Tee (track 2)
guest baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (track 2)
guest tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 2)
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 12)
Billy Joel (track 2)
lyricist:
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
George Michael (track 1)
Phyllis Nelson (track 11)
John Oates (track 14)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Sara Allen (track 14)
Errol Brown (track 18)
Daryl Hall (tracks 14, 17)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
mixer:
Jon Moss (track 12)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (track 2)
Steve Levine (track 12)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 5)
performer:
Simply Red (track 20)
Spandau Ballet (track 10)
producer:
Ian Devaney (track 15)
Albhy Galuten (track 5)
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Steve Jolley (track 10)
Stewart Levine (track 20)
George Michael (track 1)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 15)
Phil Ramone (track 2)
Spandau Ballet (track 10)
Tony Swain (track 10)
Pete Wingfield (track 7)
Steve Levine (track 12)
Karl Richardson (track 5)
vocals:
Lisa Stansfield (track 15)
writer:
Al Archer (track 7)
Ronald Bell (track 6)
George O’Dowd (track 12)
Mikey Craig (track 12)
Ian Devaney (track 15)
Keith Diamond (track 13)
Kenneth Gamble (track 20)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 20)
Ashley Ingram (track 19)
Leee John (track 19)
Steve Jolley (track 19)
Kool & The Gang (track 6)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 15)
Jon Moss (track 12)
Billy Ocean (track 13)
Kevin Rowland (track 7)
William Shelby (track 8)
Stephen Shockley (track 8)
Lisa Stansfield (track 15)
Tony Swain (track 19)
Leon Sylvers (track 8)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 6)
Cecil Womack (track 3)
Linda Womack (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
R&B Division Ltd (1981) (track 19)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 12)
Universal Motown Records (2003) (track 9)
Motown Records (2015) (track 9)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 5, 15, 18)
Block & Gilbert (track 15)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 12)
Hot Cha Music Co. (track 17)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 11)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 19)
Universal Music Publishing France (not for release label use!) (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 19)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 17, 20)
earliest release:
edits:
Tell Her About It (single edit) by Billy Joel (track 2)
remixes:
sampled by:
Wanna Hurt Mase? by Mase (track 12)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Anteater (track 14)
Spameater (track 14)
later translated versions:
El eco de tu voz (track 15)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 12)
recording of:
Body Talk (track 19)
Caribbean Queen (track 13)
Chain Reaction (track 5)
Geno (track 7)
Get Down on It (track 6)
I'm Your Man (track 1)
Maneater (track 14)
Move Closer (track 11)
Private Dancer (track 16)
Say You, Say Me (track 9)
Teardrops (track 3)
Tell Her About It (track 2)
True (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 9)
Summer Fun Mega Mix (tracks 1, 1)

Release

ASIN: UK: B00006RSNS [info]