Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 How Can We Be Lovers
Michael Bolton 5 3:59
2 Touch Me (All Night long)
Cathy Dennis 5 3:29
3 There Must Be an Angel
Eurythmics 4.35 4:43
4 Love and Understanding
Cher 4 4:45
5 When the Night Comes
Joe Cocker 3.5 4:47
6 Steamy Windows
Tina Turner 2 4:06
7 Never Tear Us Apart
INXS 3.85 3:07
8 Rapture
Blondie 4.5 5:35
9 Steppin’ Out
Joe Jackson 4:23
10 Always the Sun
Stranglers 5 4:07
11 Method of Modern Love
Hall & Oates 5 5:26
12 Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper 5 3:41
13 Back in the High Life
Steve Winwood 5 5:37
14 King for a Day
Thompson Twins 5 4:19
15 Love Is All Around
Wet Wet Wet 3.65 3:57
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Your Baby
George McCrae 3 3:18
2 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s My Home)
Paul Young 5 4:13
3 Everything I Own
Bread 4.35 3:09
4 It Never Rains in Southern California
Albert Hammond 5 3:52
5 He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
The Hollies 4 4:14
6 Son of a Preacher Man
Dusty Springfield 4.4 2:27
7 Better Love Next Time
Dr. Hook 5 3:02
8 Make Me Lose Control
Eric Carmen 5 4:48
9 Faithful
Go West 3.5 4:24
10 Give It Up
Wilson Phillips 5 4:50
11 Never Surrender
Corey Hart 5 4:57
12 You’re Only Lonely
J.D. Souther 5 3:47
13 Somewhere in My Heart
Aztec Camera 4 3:54
14 Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime
Korgis 5 4:09
15 Cry for Help
Rick Astley 4:51

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
Fiachra Trench (track 15)
drums:
David Beal (track 5)
organ:
Chris Stainton (track 5)
guitar:
Phil Grande (track 5)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Bryan Adams (track 5)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 5)
percussion:
David Beal (track 5)
piano:
Jeff Levine (track 5)
background vocals [backing vocals]:
Tawatha Agee (track 5)
Curtis King (singer-songwriter) (track 5)
Vaneese Thomas (track 5)
co-producer:
Graeme Duffin (track 15)
composer:
Daryl Hall (track 11)
Michael Hutchence (track 7)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
Andrew Farriss (track 7)
Robert Hazard (track 12)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 9)
Reg Presley (track 15)
Tony Joe White (track 6)
conductor:
Fiachra Trench (track 15)
engineer:
Owen Morris (track 10)
David Nicholas (track 7)
guest harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (track 3)
lead vocals:
Tina Turner (track 6)
lyricist:
Daryl Hall (track 11)
Michael Hutchence (track 7)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
Janna Allen (songwriter) (track 11)
Andrew Farriss (track 7)
Robert Hazard (track 12)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 9)
Reg Presley (track 15)
Tony Joe White (track 6)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 7)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 8)
Dan Hartman (track 6)
Mike Kemp (track 10)
Charlie Midnight (track 5)
Guy Roche (track 4)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
The Stranglers (track 10)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 7)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
writer:
Bryan Adams (track 5)
Patrick Adams (US disco, soul, boogie songwriter and producer) (track 2)
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 14)
Greg Carmichael (owner of the NY disco label Red Greg) (track 2)
Hugh Cornwell (track 10)
Alannah Currie (track 14)
Brian Duffy (UK drummer aka Jet Black) (track 10)
Dave Greenfield (track 10)
Deborah Harry (track 8)
Joe Leeway (track 14)
Annie Lennox (track 3)
Chris Stein (track 8)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
Jim Vallance (track 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1986) (track 10)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1994) (track 15)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 6)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 8)
CBS Songs Ltd. (track 10)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 8)
Complete Music Ltd. (track 10)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 6, 10)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 10)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 12)
Stuffed Monkey (track 7)
Warner/Chappell (track 7)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Love Is All Around (track 15)
is based on:
Yuletown Throw Down (Rapture) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Precious Heart (track 7)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
I sauf ollahaund (track 15)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Always the Sun (track 10)
King for a Day (track 14)
Rapture (track 8)
Steamy Windows (track 6)
Steppin' Out (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 11)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1968-09) (track 6)
drums:
Gene Chrisman (1968-09) (track 6)
drums programming:
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 9)
guitar and sitar:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1968-09) (track 6)
electric piano and organ:
Bobby Emmons (1968-09) (track 6)
brass and strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 6)
brass arranger:
Tom Dowd (track 6)
keyboard:
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 9)
background vocals:
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-09) (track 6)
composer:
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 3)
Corey Hart (track 11)
Larry Keith (track 7)
Steve Pippin (track 7)
Johnny Slate (track 7)
Roddy Frame (track 13)
conductor:
Gene Orloff (1968-09) (track 6)
engineer:
Ed Kollis (track 6)
guest guitar:
David Williams (Guitarist) (track 9)
guest horn:
Gary Grant (track 9)
Jerry Hey (track 9)
Dan Higgins (saxophonist and woodwind recording artist) (track 9)
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 9)
guest background vocals:
Lynn Davis (track 9)
Siedah Garrett (track 9)
Phillip Ingram (track 9)
Ricky Nelson (member of Intense) (track 9)
Rose Stone (track 9)
Fred White (Soul singer, songwriter, arranger and producer) (track 9)
lyricist:
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 3)
Corey Hart (track 11)
Roddy Frame (track 13)
mixer:
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 9)
producer:
Jon Astley (track 11)
Phil Chapman (engineer) (track 11)
Tom Dowd (track 6)
Ron Haffkine (track 7)
Arif Mardin (track 6)
Jerry Wexler (track 6)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 9)
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 9)
programming:
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 9)
recording engineer:
Paul Erickson (track 9)
writer:
Rick Astley (track 15)
Eric Carmen (track 8)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 1)
Richard Finch (track 1)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 15)
Marvin Gaye (track 2)
Albert Hammond (track 4)
Mike Hazlewood (track 4)
John Hurley (track 6)
Dean Pitchford (track 8)
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith "Bob" Russell) (track 5)
Bobby Scott (US musician & producer) (track 5)
Barrett Strong (track 2)
Norman Whitfield (track 2)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 6)
publisher:
April Music Inc. (track 4)
Heath Levy Music (track 5)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 1)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 240) (track 6)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Som'muv'velii (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
A schwera Fall (track 2)
Freunde (track 5)
Only Lonely (track 12)
recording of:
Cry for Help (track 15)
Everything I Own (track 3)
Faithful (track 9)
Never Surrender (track 11)
Rock Your Baby (track 1)
You're Only Lonely (track 12)
Son of a Preacher Man (1968-09) (track 6)

Release Group

part of: The Power of Love (Time-Life Music) (number: 27)