Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Red Red Wine (edit)
UB40 4 3:00
2 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
The Proclaimers 4.2 3:35
3 The Best (edit)
Tina Turner 3.35 4:07
4 Hot N Cold
Katy Perry 4.35 3:41
5 She's So Lovely
Scouting for Girls 3 3:44
6 Wake Up Boo!
The Boo Radleys 2 3:05
7 Alright
Supergrass 3.75 3:00
8 Fun, Fun, Fun
The Beach Boys 2:18
9 Fantastic Day
Haircut One Hundred 3:13
10 She Moves in Her Own Way
The Kooks 3.85 2:48
11 Smile (radio edit)
Lily Allen 3.45 3:15
12 The Tide Is High (edit)
Blondie 4.8 3:50
13 Tom Hark
The Piranhas 2:42
14 Tubthumping
Chumbawamba 4 3:33
15 My Sharona
The Knack 4.65 4:00
16 Tequila
Terrorvision 2 4:07
17 Drinking in L.A.
Bran Van 3000 2 3:40
18 Steal My Sunshine
LEN 4:00
19 Dancing in the Moonlight
Toploader 3:29
20 Bohemian Like You
The Dandy Warhols 4.4 3:32
21 Echo Beach
Martha and the Muffins 3.5 3:33
22 The Final Countdown
Europe 4.65 3:59
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Club Tropicana
Wham! 5 4:29
2 Down Under
Men at Work 4.4 3:38
3 House of Fun
Madness 4 2:46
4 This Ole House
Shakin’ Stevens 3:04
5 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina and the Waves 3.5 3:39
6 White Wedding, Part 1
Billy Idol 4.65 4:11
7 Walk Like an Egyptian
Bangles 3.8 3:22
8 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:23
9 Tell It to My Heart
Taylor Dayne 4.35 3:37
10 When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going
Billy Ocean 4:03
11 Chain Reaction
Diana Ross 4.5 3:46
12 Loco in Acapulco
Four Tops 4:31
13 Can You Feel It?
The Jacksons 5:59
14 Maneater
Hall & Oates 4:14
15 Let's Dance (single version)
David Bowie 4.2 4:05
16 Don't You Want Me (original version)
The Human League 4 3:57
17 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:50
18 Rio
Duran Duran 4:44
19 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:19
20 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:27
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Call on Me (radio edit)
Eric Prydz 2:49
2 Love Don't Let Me Go (Walking Away)
David Guetta vs. The Egg 3 3:09
3 A Little Less Conversation (JXL radio edit remix)
Elvis vs. JXL 2.5 3:32
4 Bamboleo
Gipsy Kings 4 3:23
5 Whenever, Wherever
Shakira 4.35 3:17
6 Macarena (original version)
Los del Río 3 4:12
7 Call Me
Spagna 4:06
8 Boys (Summertime Love)
Sabrina Salerno 3 3:52
9 It's My Life (radio edit)
Dr. Alban 5 4:01
10 Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit of...) (radio edit)
Lou Bega 3 3:38
11 Cotton Eye Joe (original version)
Rednex 4 3:11
12 Why Don't You (radio edit)
Gramophonedzie 2:50
13 Ain’t Got No – I Got Life (Groovefinder remix - radio edit)
Nina Simone vs. Groovefinder 3:20
14 Groovejet (If This Ain't Love) (radio edit)
Spiller 3:47
15 Lola's Theme (radio edit)
The Shapeshifters 3:26
16 Good Times
Roll Deep 5 3:44
17 Pass Out (radio edit)
Tinie Tempah 3:57
18 Never Be Your Woman (Shy FX radio edit)
Naughty Boy 3 2:27
19 I Need You Tonight (radio edit)
Professor Green 3:43
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ignition
R. Kelly 3:04
2 Waterfalls (single edit)
TLC 4:18
3 Summertime
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince 4.25 4:29
4 Ms. Jackson (radio mix)
OutKast 2 3:37
5 Milkshake
Kelis 3 3:03
6 I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho) (radio edit)
Pitbull 2 3:04
7 In the Summertime
Shaggy & Rayvon 3 3:45
8 Who Let the Dogs Out
Baha Men 3 3:18
9 Ice Ice Baby (edit)
Vanilla Ice 3:42
10 U Can't Touch This
MC Hammer 4.3 4:14
11 It's Like That
Run‐D.M.C. vs. Jason Nevins 3 4:09
12 Daddy Cool
Boney M. 4.25 3:27
13 That's the Way (I Like It)
KC and The Sunshine Band 4.5 3:01
14 Relight My Fire
Dan Hartman 5 3:39
15 September
Earth, Wind & Fire 4.8 3:37
16 Lady Marmalade
LaBelle 3 3:55
17 Lovely Day
Bill Withers 4:03
18 Fire
The Pointer Sisters 5 3:29
19 When Will I See You Again
The Three Degrees 2:38
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ring of Fire
Johnny Cash 4.35 2:37
2 Music to Watch Girls By
Andy Williams 2:34
3 Oh, Pretty Woman
Roy Orbison 4.2 2:58
4 Brown Eyed Girl
Van Morrison 2.25 3:00
5 Summertime Blues
Eddie Cochran 1:56
6 I Get Around (mono)
The Beach Boys 2:07
7 American Pie, Part 1
Don McLean 5 4:07
8 Hi Ho Silver Lining
Jeff Beck 2:52
9 The Devil Went Down to Georgia
The Charlie Daniels Band 4 3:35
10 Do Wah Diddy Diddy
Manfred Mann 5 2:22
11 Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer
Nat King Cole 2:25
12 The Locomotion
Little Eva 2:24
13 9 to 5
Dolly Parton 4 2:44
14 Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me)
Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel 5 3:55
15 Let's Stick Together
Bryan Ferry 2:56
16 December 1963 (Oh What a Night)
The Four Seasons 3:28
17 Summer Breeze
The Isley Brothers 6:11
18 We've Gotta Get Out of This Place
The Animals 4.5 3:13
19 Neon Rainbow
The Box Tops 3:02
20 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:18
21 Perfect Day
Lou Reed 4 3:46

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Clive Hunte (track 11)
bass guitar [bass]:
Dr. Luke (track 4)
trumpet:
Eddie Thornton (track 11)
drums:
Paul Powell (track 11)
Benny Blanco (aka Benjamin Levin) (track 4)
Dr. Luke (track 4)
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 15)
guitar [guitars]:
Max Martin (track 4)
Dr. Luke (track 4)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 15)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 15)
bass:
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 15)
keyboard:
Iyiola Babalola (track 11)
John Ellis (UK session bassist/keyboardist/vocalist/producer) (track 11)
Darren Lewis (songwriter) (track 11)
saxophone:
Michael Rose (Saxophonist) (track 11)
trombone:
Trevor Edwards (track 11)
additional producer:
Benny Blanco (aka Benjamin Levin) (track 4)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 12)
Tyrone Evans (track 12)
Terrorvision (track 16)
assistant engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 21)
Iain Dowling (track 10)
Ben Mason (track 10)
assistant mixer:
Keith Gary (track 10)
Will Hensley (Engineer) (track 10)
Dan Porter (track 11)
composer:
Rupert Bopape (track 13)
Martin Carr (track 6)
Mark Gane (track 21)
Paul Garred (track 10)
Hugh Harris (of The Kooks) (track 10)
Nick Heyward (track 9)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 8)
Luke Pritchard (track 10)
Max Rafferty (track 10)
Sherman Kelly (track 19)
Roy Stride (track 5)
Joey Tempest (track 22)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 8)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 1)
engineer:
Iyiola Babalola (track 11)
Andy Green (track 5)
Darren Lewis (songwriter) (track 11)
Nick Banns (track 4)
Todd Burke (track 10)
Tatiana Gottwald (track 4)
Tony Hoffer (track 10)
Sam Holland (track 4)
Tina Kennedy (track 4)
Richard Manwaring (track 21)
Andy Wilkinson (UK engineer) (track 6)
Emily Wright (track 4)
Mike Pelanconi (track 11)
guest organ:
Erik Gavriluk (track 20)
lead vocals:
Lily Allen (track 11)
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 15)
lyricist:
Martin Carr (track 6)
Mark Gane (track 21)
Nick Heyward (track 9)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 8)
Luke Pritchard (track 10)
Max Rafferty (track 10)
Bob Grover (track 13)
Sherman Kelly (track 19)
Roy Stride (track 5)
Joey Tempest (track 22)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 8)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 1)
mixer:
Future Cut (track 11)
Andy Green (track 5)
Dave Sardy (track 20)
Sam Williams (Producer & musician. Ex-member of The Animalhouse) (track 7)
Michael H. Brauer (engineer) (track 10)
Al Clay (track 6)
John Cornfield (track 7)
Serban Ghenea (track 4)
Mike Pelanconi (track 11)
producer:
Iyiola Babalola (track 11)
The Boo Radleys (track 6)
Chumbawamba (track 14)
Future Cut (track 11)
Andy Green (track 5)
Mike Howlett (track 21)
Darren Lewis (songwriter) (track 11)
Dave Sardy (track 20)
Bob Sargeant (track 9)
UB40 (track 1)
Sam Williams (Producer & musician. Ex-member of The Animalhouse) (track 7)
Tony Hoffer (track 10)
Dr. Luke (track 4)
programming:
Andy Green (track 5)
Benny Blanco (aka Benjamin Levin) (track 4)
Dr. Luke (track 4)
writer:
Jude Abbott (track 14)
Lily Allen (track 11)
Berton Averre (track 15)
Iyiola Babalola (track 11)
Bran Van 3000 (track 17)
Duncan Bruce (track 14)
Michael Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 3)
Gaz Coombes (track 7)
Marc Costanzo (track 18)
James Di Salvio (track 17)
Gregg Diamond (track 18)
Douglas Fieger (track 15)
Daniel Flores (track 16)
Danny Goffey (track 7)
Łukasz Gottwald (track 4)
Paul Greco (former bassist of British band Chumbawamba) (track 14)
Darren Hamer (track 14)
Anne Holden (track 14)
John Holt (track 12)
Holly Knight (track 3)
Duane Larson (track 17)
Darren Lewis (songwriter) (track 11)
Max Martin (track 4)
Jackie Mittoo (track 11)
Nigel Hunter (track 14)
Katy Perry (track 4)
Mick Quinn (track 7)
Charlie Reid (track 2)
Craig Reid (track 2)
Haig Vartzbedian (track 17)
Lou Watts (track 14)
Allan Whalley (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Chumbawamba (1997) (track 14)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2006) (track 11)
publisher:
BMG Songs, Inc. (track 18)
Buddah Music, Inc. (track 18)
EMI U Catalog Inc. (track 19)
Maratone AB (track 4)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 3)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 1)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (1980) (track 21)
Chumbawamba (1997) (track 14)
Leosong (1997) (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Legacy Recording Studio (not to be confused with Legacy Studios, Canada) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (track 4)
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1979-08) (track 21)
DJ-mixes:
Warm Down by [unknown] (track 11)
mash-ups:
300MB by Neil Cicierega (track 2)
500 Bad Mice by Soundhog (track 2)
Hot n Cold as Ice by G3RSt (track 4)
Piss by Neil Cicierega (track 14)
Super Miles by Isosine (track 2)
remixes:
500 Miles by Down by Law (track 2)
sampled by:
Steady Shock by Girl Talk (track 7)
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 15)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 449) (track 20)
cover recording of:
Red Red Wine (track 1)
The Best (track 3)
The Tide Is High (track 12)
is based on:
Tequila (track 16)
is the basis for:
Horny as a Dandy (track 20)
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 15)
Comme des connards (track 15)
Feel Like Shite (track 7)
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 22)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 22)
Final Cuntdown (track 22)
Gone, Gone, Gone (track 8)
Hiivasieni (track 22)
John 1:1 (track 8)
My Bologna (track 15)
The Bible Countdown (track 22)
The Final Grinddown (track 22)
Tufftumbling (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Humppaboheemi (track 20)
Jääkärihumppa (track 22)
Te peto el cacas (track 22)
later translated versions:
Ets la millor (track 3)
Fun Fun Fun (Japanese version) (track 8)
Égoïste (track 21)
愛到你發狂 (track 15)
later versions:
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 12)
recording of:
Alright (track 7)
Bohemian Like You (track 20)
Drinking in L.A. (track 17)
Echo Beach (track 21)
Fantastic Day (track 9)
Fun, Fun, Fun (track 8)
Hot n Cold (track 4)
She’s So Lovely (track 5)
Smile (track 11)
Steal My Sunshine (track 18)
Tequila (Terrorvision cover) (track 16)
The Final Countdown (track 22)
Tom Hark (The Piranhas revision with added lyrics) (track 13)
Tubthumping (track 14)
Wake Up Boo! (track 6)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Power! (track 14)
revision of:
Tom Hark (Original instrumental) (track 13)

CD 2

drums:
John Keeble (1982) (track 17)
synthesizer:
Ian Burden (track 16)
Jo Callis (track 16)
Philip Oakey (track 16)
guitar:
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 17)
bass:
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 17)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 17)
keyboard:
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 17)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 17)
assistant engineer:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 16)
assistant mixer:
Nile Rodgers (track 15)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 15)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 16)
background vocals:
Joanne Catherall (track 16)
Susanne Sulley (track 16)
chorus master:
Stephanie Spruill (track 13)
composer:
Jo Callis (track 16)
Keith Forsey (track 19)
Barry Gibb (track 11)
Maurice Gibb (track 11)
Robin Gibb (track 11)
Colin Hay (track 2)
Billy Idol (track 6)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
George Michael (track 1)
John Oates (track 14)
Kimberley Rew (track 5)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 1)
Ron Strykert (track 2)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 16)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 15)
Daryl Hall (track 14)
Philip Oakey (track 16)
Steve Schiff (track 19)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 7)
engineer:
Barry Hammond (track 20)
Karl Richardson (track 11)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 11)
lead vocals:
Billy Idol (track 6)
Susanna Hoffs (track 7)
Philip Oakey (track 16)
Vicki Peterson (track 7)
Michael Steele (American bassist, guitarist, songwriter, and singer) (track 7)
Susanne Sulley (track 16)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 17)
lyricist:
Keith Forsey (track 19)
Colin Hay (track 2)
Billy Idol (track 6)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
George Michael (track 1)
John Oates (track 14)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 1)
Sara Allen (track 14)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 15)
Daryl Hall (track 14)
Philip Oakey (track 16)
Steve Schiff (track 19)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 7)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 5)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 15)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 11)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 7)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 17)
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 19)
producer:
Steve Brown (engineer/music producer) (track 1)
Keith Forsey (tracks 6, 19)
Albhy Galuten (track 11)
Barry Gibb (track 11)
The Human League (track 16)
Steve Jolley (track 17)
David Kahne (track 7)
Clive Langer (track 3)
George Michael (track 1)
Nile Rodgers (track 15)
Martin Rushent (track 16)
Spandau Ballet (track 17)
Tony Swain (track 17)
Ric Wake (track 9)
Pete Wingfield (track 20)
Alan Winstanley (track 3)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 15)
Karl Richardson (track 11)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 16)
sound engineer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 15)
writer:
Al Archer (track 20)
Mike Barson (track 3)
Wayne Brathwaite (track 10)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 12)
Lamont Dozier (track 12)
Barry Eastmond (track 10)
Ernie Gold (track 9)
Stuart Hamblen (track 4)
Jackie Jackson (member of the Jackson 5) (track 13)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (track 13)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 18)
Billy Ocean (track 10)
Nick Rhodes (track 18)
Kevin Rowland (track 20)
Seth Swirsky (track 9)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 18)
Marty Wilde (track 8)
Ricky Wilde (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 16)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (track 7)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 10–11)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 20)
Jones Music America (track 15)
Kyboside Music (track 5)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 19)
Megasongs (track 5)
RZO Music Ltd (track 15)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
music videos:
remasters:
Don't You Want Me (2012 remaster) by The Human League (track 16)
remixes:
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 19)
Sorry by Madonna (track 13)
Victor by Syndicate (track 8)
cover recording of:
This Ole House (track 4)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Anteater (track 14)
Christ's Wedding (track 6)
Outnumbered (ApologetiX song) (track 2)
Spameater (track 14)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 6)
later translated parody versions: