Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Jump
Van Halen 4.35 4:04
2 Sharp Dressed Man
ZZ Top 4.65 4:15
3 Some Guys Have All the Luck
Rod Stewart 5 4:34
4 What's Love Got to Do With It
Tina Turner 3.9 3:50
5 Don't Come Around Here No More
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers 5 5:06
6 Will the Wolf Survive?
Los Lobos 3.5 3:43
7 Drive
The Cars 4.35 3:56
8 Go Insane
Lindsey Buckingham 5 3:08
9 Rockit
Herbie Hancock 4 5:24
10 Walk of Life
Dire Straits 4.3 4:08
11 This Charming Man
The Smiths 4.5 2:45
12 Two Tribes
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 3:57
13 Here Comes the Rain Again
Eurythmics 5 5:06
14 I Love L.A.
Randy Newman 5 3:32
15 Forever Man
Eric Clapton 3 3:13
16 Time After Time
Cyndi Lauper 4.5 4:01
17 I Can't Live Without My Radio
LL Cool J 4.35 5:31
18 Close (to the Edit)
Art of Noise 5 5:36

Credits

CD 1

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 12)
electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (track 2)
cello:
Daniel Rothmuller (track 5)
drumset:
Omar Hakim (track 10)
Stan Lynch (track 5)
bass guitar:
Nathan East (track 15)
John Illsley (track 10)
bass guitar [bass]:
Howie Epstein (track 5)
bass guitar [intro bass]:
Dean Garcia (track 5)
drums:
Frank Beard (track 2)
Graham Jarvis (UK session drummer) (track 4)
Mike Joyce (track 11)
Jeff Porcaro (track 15)
drums and percussion:
Alex Van Halen (track 1)
synthesizer:
Michael Omartian (track 15)
guitar:
Terry Britten (track 4)
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (track 5)
Eric Clapton (track 15)
Steve Lukather (track 15)
guitar and harmonica:
Johnny Marr (UK guitarist; founding member of The Smiths) (track 11)
bass:
Michael Anthony (US bassist, formerly of Van Halen) (track 1)
Andy Rourke (track 11)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (track 2)
percussion:
Frank Beard (track 2)
Stan Lynch (track 5)
Simon Morton (track 4)
sitar:
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
keyboard:
Alan Clark (keyboardist) (track 10)
Guy E. Fletcher (track 10)
Billy Livsey (track 4)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Benmont Tench (track 5)
electronic instruments:
Anne Dudley (track 18)
Trevor Horn (track 18)
J.J. Jeczalik (track 18)
Gary Langan (track 18)
piano:
Tom Petty (track 5)
timbales:
Ted Templeman (track 15)
congas:
Lenny Castro (track 15)
guitar family:
Mark Knopfler (track 10)
guitar family and keyboard:
Eddie Van Halen (track 1)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 16)
Rod O'Brien (track 16)
arranger:
Trevor Horn (track 18)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 16)
Ken Deane (track 1)
assistant recording engineer:
Steve Jackson (recording engineer) (track 10)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 16)
background vocals:
Terry Britten (track 4)
Eric Clapton (track 15)
Sharon Celani (track 5)
Marcy Levy (track 15)
Marilyn Martin (track 5)
Tessa Niles (track 4)
Stephanie Spruill (track 5)
composer:
Anne Dudley (track 18)
Jeff Fortgang (track 3)
Trevor Horn (track 18)
J.J. Jeczalik (track 18)
William Johnson (track 12)
Mark Knopfler (track 10)
James Todd Smith (track 17)
Gary Langan (track 18)
Johnny Marr (UK guitarist; founding member of The Smiths) (track 11)
Paul Morley (track 18)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 12)
Rick Rubin (track 17)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
Jerry Lynn Williams (track 15)
Lindsey Buckingham (track 8)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 12)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Randy Newman (track 14)
Ric Ocasek (track 7)
engineer:
Neil Dorfsman (track 10)
Jon Bavin (track 13)
Tom Fouce (track 3)
John Guess (track 3)
Lee Herschberg (track 15)
Donn Landee (track 1)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 2)
William Wittman (track 16)
John Hudson (producer, recording and mixing engineer) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Eric Clapton (track 15)
Cyndi Lauper (track 16)
David Lee Roth (track 1)
Tina Turner (track 4)
lyricist:
Jeff Fortgang (track 3)
William Johnson (track 12)
Mark Knopfler (track 10)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 12)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
Jerry Lynn Williams (track 15)
Lindsey Buckingham (track 8)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 12)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Morrissey (UK singer; vocalist of The Smiths) (track 11)
Randy Newman (track 14)
Ric Ocasek (track 7)
mixer:
John Guess (track 3)
Larry Kalman Hirsch (Producer & Engineer) (track 6)
John Hudson (producer, recording and mixing engineer) (track 4)
Mark Linett (track 15)
performer:
DXT (US 80s hip hop, aka Grandmixer D.ST) (track 9)
producer:
Terry Britten (track 4)
Rick Chertoff (track 16)
Neil Dorfsman (track 10)
Bill Ham (track 2)
Trevor Horn (tracks 12, 18)
Jimmy Iovine (track 5)
Mark Knopfler (track 10)
Michael Omartian (track 3)
Tom Petty (track 5)
John Porter (producer) (track 11)
Roger Pusey (track 11)
Rick Rubin (track 17)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Ted Templeman (tracks 1, 15)
Lenny Waronker (track 15)
recording engineer:
Mark Linett (track 6)
solo guitar:
Eric Clapton (track 15)
vocals:
Howie Epstein (track 5)
Billy Gibbons (track 2)
Dusty Hill (track 2)
Mark Knopfler (track 10)
Tom Petty (track 5)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Morrissey (UK singer; vocalist of The Smiths) (track 11)
writer:
Michael Anthony (US bassist, formerly of Van Halen) (track 1)
Frank Beard (track 2)
Michael Beinhorn (track 9)
Terry Britten (track 4)
Billy Gibbons (track 2)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 9)
David Hidalgo (track 6)
Dusty Hill (track 2)
Rob Hyman (track 16)
Bill Laswell (track 9)
Cyndi Lauper (track 16)
Graham Lyle (track 4)
Tom Petty (track 5)
Louie Pérez (Los Lobos) (track 6)
David Lee Roth (track 1)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Alex Van Halen (track 1)
Eddie Van Halen (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1983) (track 16)
Warner Bros. Records (“WB” logo, with or without “records” beneath or on banner across) (1983) (track 1)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1983) (track 1)
Def Jam Records, Inc. (1985) (track 17)
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1985) (track 5)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1985) (track 10)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1988) (track 10)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1996) (track 10)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 4)
publisher:
Bug Music (track 6)
Chariscourt Ltd. (track 10)
Diamond Dave Music (track 1)
Dub Notes Music (track 16)
Goodsingle Ltd. (track 4)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 4)
Human Boy Music (track 16)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 7)
Mugambi Publishing (track 1)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 12)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 16)
Songs of Mosaic (track 2)
Van Halen Music (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 16)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 4)
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 16)
mixed at:
recorded at:
remixed at:
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 18)
Firestarter by The Prodigy (track 18)
Firestarter by The Prodigy (track 18)
Kiss by Art of Noise feat. Tom Jones (track 18)
Make Me Wanna by Girl Talk (track 16)
Triple Double by Girl Talk (track 1)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 36) (track 11)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Judge (track 1)
Smart Blest Man (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Hump (track 1)
Ryhtivaliohumppa (track 2)
later translated versions:
Cet homme charmant ("This Charming Man" in French/English) (track 11)
Dej zpátky čas (track 16)
Neiche Schoin (track 2)
Nicht nach Haus (track 7)
This Charming Man (track 11)
Var inte rädd (track 16)
recording of:
Close (to the Edit) (track 18)
Drive (track 7)
Forever Man (track 15)
Go Insane (track 8)
I Love L.A. (track 14)
Jump (track 1)
Rockit (track 9)
Sharp Dressed Man (track 2)
This Charming Man (track 11)
Time After Time (track 16)
Two Tribes (track 12)
Walk of Life (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (tracks 2, 4)

Release Group

part of: Sounds of the Eighties (Time-Life Music) (number: R988-27)