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CD 1: BX 901597 / 8711539015978
CD 2: BX 901598 / 8711539015985
CD 3: BX 901599 / 8711539015992

Annotation last modified on 2015-12-30 21:01 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wings of a Dove
Madness 3:00
2 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 4.75 5:25
3 Opposites Attract
Paula Abdul 4:23
4 You Take Me Up
Thompson Twins 3.5 4:28
5 Love Changes (Everything)
Climie Fisher 4:29
6 (Keep Feeling) Fascination
The Human League 5 3:43
7 Temptation
Heaven 17 5 4:39
8 Vienna
Ultravox 4:38
9 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:27
10 Ballroom Blitz
The Sweet 4.85 4:01
11 Let's Work Together
Canned Heat 3:11
12 Jealousy
Billy Fury 2:47
13 A Little Bit More
Dr. Hook 2:58
14 We've Gotta Get Out of This Place
The Animals 4.5 3:13
15 Just One Look
The Hollies 2:27
16 Downtown
Petula Clark 4.5 3:07
17 I'm Telling You Now
Freddie & The Dreamers 2:09
18 Tonight I Celebrate My Love
Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 5 3:29
19 Honey
Bobby Goldsboro 4 3:56
20 Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town
Kenny Rogers 2:51
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Love Is the Drug
Roxy Music 5 4:08
2 I'd Lie for You
Meat Loaf 6:29
3 The Dreaming
Blondie 2.65 3:04
4 Shang-A-Lang
Bay City Rollers 3:04
5 The Harder I Try
Brother Beyond 3:27
6 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:27
7 Some Girls
Racey 3:24
8 The Cat Crept In
Mud 4:02
9 Jesamine
The Casuals 3:38
10 Matthew & Son
Cat Stevens 3.5 2:41
11 Delilah
Tom Jones 4.5 3:23
12 Hippy Hippy Shake
The Swinging Blue Jeans 1:46
13 Kissin' in the Back Row of the Movies
The Drifters 3:31
14 Call Me Number One
The Tremeloes 3:44
15 A Man Without Love
Engelbert Humperdinck 3:21
16 True Love Ways
Peter & Gordon 5 2:39
17 Hey Little Girl
Del Shannon 2:30
18 Wake Up Little Suzie
The Everly Brothers 5 2:00
19 If You Gotta Go, Go Now
Manfred Mann 2:28
20 Do You Want to Know a Secret
Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas 3 2:02
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:52
2 Mirror Man
The Human League 3:49
3 Church of the Poison Mind
Culture Club 3:31
4 Denis
Blondie 3.4 2:17
5 Sloop John B
The Beach Boys 4 2:53
6 Rock Me Gently
Andy Kim 3:27
7 No Doubt About It
Hot Chocolate 2 4:27
8 When I'm Dead and Gone
McGuinness Flint 3:40
9 Stop Stop Stop
The Hollies 2:59
10 Build Me Up Buttercup
The Foundations 2:55
11 Kayleigh
Marillion 3:35
12 Streets of London
Ralph McTell 4:07
13 Can't Get By Without You
The Real Thing 3:08
14 Just an Illusion
Imagination 3:55
15 Sugar and Spice
The Searchers 2:15
16 Simon Says
1910 Fruitgum Company 3:15
17 We Don't Have to Take Our Clothes Off
Jermaine Stewart 4:05
18 And the Beat Goes On
The Whispers 3:23
19 Black Night
Deep Purple 4 3:26
20 Tequila
Terrorvision 4:09

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Oliver Leiber (track 3)
co-producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 9)
composer:
Warren Cann (track 8)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
Chris Cross (track 8)
Billy Currie (track 8)
Bobby Gosh (pianist, songwriter, and producer) (track 13)
Tony Hatch (track 16)
Michael Masser (track 18)
Bobby Russell (track 19)
Wilbert Harrison (track 11)
Oliver Leiber (track 3)
Mel Tillis (track 20)
Midge Ure (track 8)
engineer:
Colin Thurston (track 2)
lyricist:
Warren Cann (track 8)
Billy Currie (track 8)
Bobby Gosh (pianist, songwriter, and producer) (track 13)
Tony Hatch (track 16)
Bobby Russell (track 19)
Gerry Goffin (track 18)
Wilbert Harrison (track 11)
Oliver Leiber (track 3)
Mel Tillis (track 20)
Midge Ure (track 8)
mixer:
Tony Visconti (track 9)
producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 9)
Ron Haffkine (track 13)
Waylon Jennings (track 13)
Martin Rushent (track 6)
The Stranglers (track 9)
Phil Wainman (track 10)
Oliver Leiber (track 3)
Colin Thurston (track 2)
remixer:
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 6)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 4)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 9)
Jo Callis (track 6)
Simon Climie (track 5)
Hugh Cornwell (track 9)
Alannah Currie (track 4)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 5)
Dave Greenfield (track 9)
Glenn Gregory (track 7)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 2)
Joe Leeway (track 4)
Barry Mann (track 14)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 7)
Graham McPherson (track 1)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 5)
Philip Oakey (track 6)
Nick Rhodes (track 2)
Carl Smyth (track 1)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 2)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 2)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 2)
Martyn Ware (track 7)
Cynthia Weil (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Tritec Music Ltd. (1982 –) (track 2)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 16)
Bygosh Music Corp. (track 13)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 5)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1, 9, 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 8)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 9)
Welbeck Music Ltd. (track 16)
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
sampled by:
Hey Ladies by Beastie Boys (track 10)
Mama Say by Bloodhound Gang (track 2)
Shame on Me by Avicii (drums) (track 10)
[untitled] by Circulation (track 9)
cover recording of:
A Little Bit More (track 13)
Honey (track 19)
is the basis for:
Darntarn (track 16)
later parody versions:
Barroom Hitz (track 10)
Crazy Downtown (Allan Sherman parody) (track 16)
Håkan (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Dedieu la foire (track 11)
later translated versions:
Alle mitnander (track 11)
Hän (track 19)
Kovan pojan blues (track 11)
Morgengrauen (track 9)
Pátá (track 16)
later versions:
Kauan (track 16)
Ruby (German version) (track 20)
recording of:
Ballroom Blitz (track 10)
Downtown (Petula Clark song) (track 16)
Golden Brown (track 9)
Opposites Attract (track 3)
Save a Prayer (track 2)
Temptation (track 7)
Vienna (track 8)
Wings of a Dove (track 1)
You Take Me Up (track 4)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drums:
Clem Burke (track 3)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 3)
Chris Stein (track 3)
bass:
Nigel Harrison (track 3)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 3)
background vocals:
Ellie Greenwich (track 3)
composer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 8)
Nicky Chinn (track 8)
Roberto Livraghi (track 15)
Andy Mackay (track 1)
Daniele Pace (track 15)
Les Reed (track 11)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 10)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 3)
lyricist:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 8)
Nicky Chinn (track 8)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 10)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 1)
Mario Panzeri (Italian Composer and "paroliere") (track 15)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 11)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 3)
Mike Hurst (musician and record producer from London, England) (track 10)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 1)
recording engineer:
Vic Smith (track 10)
translator:
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 15)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 5)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 18)
Felice Bryant (track 18)
Deborah Harry (track 3)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 16)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 20)
Paul McCartney (track 20)
Norman Petty (track 16)
Chris Stein (track 3)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 5)
Pete Waterman (track 5)
Marty Wilde (track 6)
Ricky Wilde (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 3)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 3)
BMG Songs Ltd. (track 1)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 3)
E.G. Music Ltd. (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
mash-ups:
remixes:
Love Is the Drug (part of “Groove Armada: LateNightTales” DJ-mix) by Roxy Music (track 1)
Love Is the Drug by J.A.C.E. feat. Chris Hays (track 1)
sampled by:
Triple Double by Girl Talk (track 3)
Victor by Syndicate (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 311) (track 18)
arrangements:
La nostra favola (translated) (track 11)
cover recording of:
True Love Ways (track 16)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 6)
later translated versions:
Daraus mach ich kein Geheimnis (Do You Want to Know a Secret) (track 20)
Delilah (track 11)
Delilah (track 11)
Delilah (track 11)
Kaupungin lapset (track 6)
Lyssna (track 20)
Maanantai (track 10)
Salaisuuteni (track 20)
Дилайла (track 11)
later versions:
Dalila (track 11)
recording of:
Dreaming (track 3)
Love Is the Drug (track 1)
Matthew and Son (track 10)
The Cat Crept In (track 8)
The Harder I Try (track 5)
Delilah (Tom Jones song) (1968) (track 11)
Kids in America (1980) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 20)
Swing the Mood (track 18)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 20)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 20)
translated version of:
Quando m’innamoro (track 15)

CD 3

electric bass guitar:
Roger Glover (track 19)
drums:
Ian Paice (track 19)
John Keeble (1982) (track 1)
organ:
Jon Lord (track 19)
guitar:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 19)
Ralph McTell (track 12)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 1)
bass:
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
keyboard:
Jon Lord (track 19)
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 1)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 5)
composer:
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 11)
Mark Kelly (Marillion keyboardist) (track 11)
Ian Mosley (track 11)
Steve Rothery (track 11)
Pete Trewavas (track 11)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 5)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
Neil Levenson (track 4)
Ralph McTell (track 12)
Fred Nightingale (track 15)
lead vocals:
Ian Gillan (track 19)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 1)
lyricist:
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 11)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 5)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
Neil Levenson (track 4)
Ralph McTell (track 12)
Fred Nightingale (track 15)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 1)
producer:
Gus Dudgeon (track 12)
The Human League (track 2)
Steve Jolley (track 1)
Martin Rushent (track 2)
Spandau Ballet (track 1)
Tony Swain (track 1)
vocals:
Ralph McTell (track 12)
writer:
Ritchie Blackmore (track 19)
George O’Dowd (track 3)
Ian Burden (track 2)
Mike Burns (songwriter Michael Gerard Burns) (track 7)
Jo Callis (track 2)
Mikey Craig (track 3)
Ian Gillan (track 19)
Preston Glass (track 17)
Steve Glen (track 7)
Roger Glover (track 19)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 3)
Ashley Ingram (track 14)
Leee John (track 14)
Steve Jolley (track 14)
Jon Lord (track 19)
Tony Macaulay (track 10)
Jon Moss (track 3)
David Most (track 7)
Philip Oakey (track 2)
Ian Paice (track 19)
William Shelby (track 18)
Stephen Shockley (track 18)
Tony Swain (track 14)
Leon Sylvers (track 18)
Mike d’Abo (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
HEC Enterprises Ltd. (1995) (track 19)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 19)
HEC Music (track 19)
Henrees Music co. (track 19)
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
Sloop John B (5.1) by The Beach Boys (track 5)
Sloop John B (stereo) by The Beach Boys (track 5)
cover recording of:
Denise (track 4)
later translated versions:
Fille ou garçon (track 5)
Gatorna på Söder (track 12)
Strasse vo Bärn (track 12)
recording of:
Black Night (track 19)
Gold (track 1)
Just an Illusion (track 14)
Kayleigh (track 11)
Mirror Man (track 2)
No Doubt About It (track 7)
Sloop John B (track 5)
Streets of London (track 12)
Sugar and Spice (track 15)
version of:
The John B. Sails (track 5)