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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What Can I Do
The Corrs 4 4:16
2 When You Say Nothing at All
Ronan Keating 4:25
3 Angels
Robbie Williams 4 4:25
4 Perfect Moment
Martine McCutcheon 2 3:49
5 Kiss Me
Sixpence None the Richer 3.5 3:18
6 Lifted
Lighthouse Family 4:15
7 Stars
Simply Red 2 4:08
8 It Must Have Been Love
Roxette 3:51
9 Lady in Red
Chris de Burgh 4:10
10 Your Song
Elton John 3.55 4:01
11 Unchained Melody
The Righteous Brothers 2 3:36
12 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:50
13 Nothing Compares 2 U
Sinéad O’Connor 4:41
14 Wonderful Tonight
Eric Clapton 4.35 3:42
15 You Don't Have to Say You Love Me
Dusty Springfield 4 2:49
16 True
Spandau Ballet 3.8 5:30
17 I Just Wanna Be Loved
Culture Club 2 3:44
18 Can't Help Falling in Love
UB40 3.7 3:28
19 Can't Get Used to Losing You
Andy Williams 2:24
20 Fly Me to the Moon
Julie London 2:34
21 When I Fall in Love
Nat King Cole 1.5 3:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 No Matter What
Boyzone 2 4:36
2 How Do I Live
LeAnn Rimes 4.5 4:28
3 Never Ever
All Saints 3.5 5:15
4 Angel of Mine
Eternal 2.5 4:21
5 End of the Line
Honeyz 4:56
6 Say What You Want
Texas 3.75 3:56
7 Crush
Jennifer Paige 2 3:21
8 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4:14
9 Mi Chico Latino
Geri Halliwell 3 3:16
10 One for Sorrow
Steps 4:24
11 As Long as You Love Me
Backstreet Boys 3:40
12 Goodbye
Spice Girls 4:46
13 Talking in Your Sleep
Crystal Gayle 2:55
14 I Can't Make You Love Me
George Michael 3:24
15 Move Closer
Phyllis Nelson 4:08
16 I Get the Sweetest Feeling
Jackie Wilson 2:55
17 You Sexy Thing
Hot Chocolate 4 4:04
18 Sway
Dean Martin 4.5 2:45
19 Jealous Guy
Roxy Music 4:55

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Frank Clark (Guitar/bassist) (track 10)
drumset:
Jamie Oldaker (track 14)
bass guitar:
Carl Radle (track 14)
Dave Richmond (track 10)
drums:
Barry Morgan (English drummer) (track 10)
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 12)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 12)
guitar:
Eric Clapton (track 14)
Colin Green (track 10)
George Terry (guitar player with Clapton in 70's) (track 14)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 12)
electronic organ:
Dick Sims (track 14)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 12)
piano:
Elton John (track 10)
12 string guitar:
Clive Hicks (track 10)
arranger:
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 3)
Robert Mersey (track 19)
Jack Nitzsche (track 11)
Paul Buckmaster (track 10)
Ernie Freeman (track 20)
background vocals:
Yvonne Elliman (track 14)
Marcy Levy (track 14)
co-producer:
Mick Hucknall (track 7)
composer:
Eric Clapton (track 14)
Pino Donaggio (Italian composer) (track 15)
Elton John (track 10)
Alex North (track 11)
Vito Pallavicini (track 15)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (tracks 13, 13)
Matt Slocum (lead guitarist for Sixpence None the Richer) (track 5)
Victor Young (track 21)
Chris de Burgh (track 9)
Per Gessle (track 8)
Mick Hucknall (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 20)
conductor:
Paul Buckmaster (track 10)
Ernie Freeman (track 20)
Robert Mersey (1962-12-02) (track 19)
engineer:
David Hassinger (track 20)
Larry Levine (track 11)
Daren Klein (track 7)
lead vocals:
Eric Clapton (track 14)
Elton John (track 10)
lyricist:
Eric Clapton (track 14)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (tracks 13, 13)
Matt Slocum (lead guitarist for Sixpence None the Richer) (track 5)
Chris de Burgh (track 9)
Per Gessle (track 8)
Edward Heyman (track 21)
Mick Hucknall (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Simon Napier-Bell (track 15)
Bernie Taupin (track 10)
Vicki Wickham (track 15)
Hy Zaret (track 11)
Bart Howard (1954) (track 20)
mastering:
Bernie Grundman (track 7)
mixer:
Daren Klein (track 7)
orchestra:
performer:
Spandau Ballet (track 16)
producer:
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 3)
Gus Dudgeon (track 10)
John Franz (track 15)
Snuff Garrett (track 20)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 12)
Quin Ivy (track 12)
Glyn Johns (track 14)
Steve Jolley (track 16)
Stewart Levine (track 7)
Steve Power (track 3)
Spandau Ballet (track 16)
Phil Spector (track 11)
Tony Swain (track 16)
Robert Mersey (track 19)
publisher:
Hy Zaret (track 11)
vocals:
Julie London (track 20)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 12)
writer:
Tunde Baiyewu (track 6)
Martin Brammer (track 6)
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 3)
Andrea Corr (track 1)
Caroline Corr (track 1)
Jim Corr (track 1)
Sharon Corr (track 1)
Luigi Creatore (track 18)
Calvin Lewis (track 12)
Jim Marr (track 4)
Wendy Page (track 4)
Hugo Peretti (track 18)
Doc Pomus (track 19)
Mort Shuman (track 19)
George David Weiss (track 18)
Robbie Williams (track 3)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 12)
Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding) (1963) (track 19)
Liberty Records (1964) (track 20)
Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!) (1966) (track 11)
Rarity Music (2013) (track 19)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 21)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 21)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 3)
Frank Music Corp. ( – ????) (track 11)
Intersong (German publisher) (track 18)
Jimmy Fun Music (track 8)
Lots of Hits Music (track 6)
Mijac Music (track 12)
My So-Called Music (track 5)
Squint Songs (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 6)
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1966 –) (track 12)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 12)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Unchained Melody (Bachata remix by OG Bachata) by OG Bachata (track 11)
When I Fall in Love by A:xus (track 21)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 136) (track 10)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 491) (track 15)
arrangements:
Fly Me to the Moon (Quincy Jones arr.) (track 20)
Les Enchaînés (translated) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Fly Me to the Moon (track 20)
Perfect Moment (track 4)
When I Fall in Love (1956-12-19 – 1956-12-28) (track 21)
Unchained Melody (1965-03) (track 11)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Wise Men Still (track 18)
later translated versions:
Comment ne pas être amoureux de vous ? (French translation transl) (track 18)
Els àngels (track 3)
Sinun laulusi (track 10)
Todo irá bien (Spanish translation) (track 18)
Tu canción (track 10)
Un angelo (Angels) (track 3)
Volons vers la lune (track 20)
Ángel (track 3)
好きにならずにいられない (“Can’t Help Falling in Love” Japanese version) (track 18)
later versions:
recording of:
Angels (track 3)
Kiss Me (track 5)
Lifted (track 6)
Stars (track 7)
The Lady in Red (track 9)
True (track 16)
What Can I Do (track 1)
Wonderful Tonight (track 14)
Your Song (track 10)
Can't Get Used to Losing You (1962-12-02) (track 19)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 12)
translated version of:

CD 2

guitar:
Milton McDonald (track 9)
percussion:
Alex Acuña (track 7)
Karlos Edwards (track 9)
keyboard:
Andy Goldmark (track 7)
guitar family:
Kevin Dukes (track 7)
Esbjörn Öhrwall (track 11)
additional instruments:
Jimmy Bralower (track 7)
additional producer:
Simon Franglen (track 1)
Angela Lupino (track 1)
additional programming:
Mike Higham (track 9)
arranger:
Simon Franglen (track 1)
Andy Goldmark (track 7)
Angela Lupino (track 1)
assistant mixer:
Wayne Wilkins (track 9)
background vocals:
Tracey Ackerman (track 9)
Jennifer Paige (track 7)
composer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 19)
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (track 1)
Rickidy Raw (track 3)
Matt Rowe (track 12)
Pablo Beltrán Ruiz (track 18)
Sharleen Spiteri (track 6)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
Errol Brown (track 17)
Johnny McElhone (track 6)
Phyllis Nelson (track 15)
engineer:
Tommie Hicks Jr. (track 11)
Joe Smith (US recording/mixing engineer) (track 11)
executive producer:
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (track 1)
Jim Steinman (track 1)
instruments:
Absolute (UK house/garage trio) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Geri Halliwell (track 9)
Jennifer Paige (track 7)
lyricist:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 19)
Matt Rowe (track 12)
Sharleen Spiteri (track 6)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
Errol Brown (track 17)
Norman Gimbel (track 18)
Johnny McElhone (track 6)
Phyllis Nelson (track 15)
Jim Steinman (track 1)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 19)
Mark ‘Spike’ Stent (producer, engineer) (track 9)
Dave Way (track 7)
producer:
Absolute (UK house/garage trio) (track 9)
Rhett Davies (track 19)
Bryan Ferry (track 19)
Lee Gillette (track 18)
Andy Goldmark (track 7)
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (track 1)
Kristian Lundin (track 11)
Max Martin (track 11)
Roxy Music (track 19)
Nigel Wright (orchestrator, conductor, arranger, and producer) (track 1)
Jim Steinman (track 1)
recording engineer:
Andy Goldmark (track 7)
vocals:
Keith Duffy (track 1)
Stephen Gately (track 1)
Mikey Graham (track 1)
Ronan Keating (track 1)
Shane Lynch (track 1)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (track 18)
writer:
Victoria Beckham (née Adams) (track 12)
Melanie Brown (track 12)
Emma Bunton (track 12)
Melanie C (track 12)
Kevin Clark (UK house/techno producer) (track 7)
Roger Cook (track 13)
Berny Cosgrove (track 7)
Lance Ellington (Strictly Come Dancing) (track 10)
Alicia Evelyn (track 16)
Andy Goldmark (track 7)
Geri Halliwell (track 9)
Rhett Lawrence (track 4)
Max Martin (track 11)
Van McCoy (track 16)
Mark Mueller (track 7)
Rick Nowels (track 8)
Travon Potts (track 4)
Mike Reid (former football player) (track 14)
Allen Shamblin (track 14)
Ellen Shipley (track 8)
Mark Topham (track 10)
Karl Twigg (track 10)
Andy Watkins (track 9)
Paul Wilson (Member of "Absolute") (track 9)
Bobby Wood (track 13)
publisher:
Brio Blues Music (track 14)
EMI 10 Music (track 6)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 15)
Imagem London Ltd. (track 11)
Lenono Music (track 19)
Lost Boys Music (track 1)
Realsongs (track 2)
Roger Cook Music (track 13)
The Really Useful Group Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 1)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 11)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 2)
recorded at:
Mothership (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 17)
karaoke versions:
No Matter What by Boyzone (track 1)
remixes:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Jealous Guy (track 19)
is the basis for:
part of:
Whistle Down the Wind (Andrew Lloyd Webber musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Angel of Mine (track 4)
Crush (track 7)
Goodbye (track 12)
How Do I Live (track 2)
Mi chico latino (track 9)
Move Closer (track 15)
Never Ever (track 3)
No Matter What (track 1)
One For Sorrow (track 10)
Say What You Want (track 6)
Sway (track 18)
I Get the Sweetest Feeling (1968) (track 16)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 17)
Talking in Your Sleep (Crystal Gayle song) (1978) (track 13)
version of:
¿Quién será? (track 18)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000053T3Y [info]