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Label: Virgin/EMI - Catalog #: 520256

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Under Pressure
Queen & David Bowie 4.15 4:04
2 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:37
3 Ghost Town
The Specials 3.65 3:39
4 One in Ten
UB40 5 4:31
5 The Tide Is High
Blondie 5 3:50
6 Girls on Film
Duran Duran 3.5 3:29
7 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:38
8 Love Action (I Believe in Love)
The Human League 3:51
9 ABBA Medley
Stars on 45 4:33
10 Chant No. 1 (I Don’t Need This Pressure On)
Spandau Ballet 4:02
11 Yellow Pearl (Top of the Pops Theme)
Phil Lynott 2:57
12 Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)
David Bowie 2 5:09
13 Under Your Thumb
Godley & Creme 3:40
14 Fade to Grey
Visage 5 3:50
15 Tears Are Not Enough
ABC 3:30
16 It’s My Party
Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin 4 3:47
17 Souvenir
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3 3:36
18 Chariots of Fire
Vangelis 3.4 3:32
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In the Air Tonight
Phil Collins 4 5:30
2 Jealous Guy
Roxy Music 4:52
3 A Good Year for the Roses
Elvis Costello 4 3:07
4 Labelled With Love
Squeeze 4:34
5 That’s Entertainment
The Jam 3:32
6 The Return of the Los Palmas 7
Madness 2:03
7 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4 3:24
8 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:42
9 Gloria
U2 4.25 4:09
10 Sgt. Rock (Is Going to Help Me)
XTC 5 3:36
11 While You See a Chance
Steve Winwood 5:08
12 When She Was My Girl
Four Tops 3:21
13 Get Down on It
Kool & The Gang 4:50
14 Razzamatazz
Quincy Jones 4:14
15 Being With You
Smokey Robinson 3:57
16 Body Talk
Imagination 3:39
17 One Day in Your Life
Michael Jackson 4:13
18 Endless Love
Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 4 4:26

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Tony Visconti (track 12)
bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 15)
drums:
Warren Cann (track 2)
guitar:
Robert Fripp (track 12)
Midge Ure (track 2)
bass:
Chris Cross (track 2)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 2)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 7)
trombone:
Andy Gray (Played Trombone for ABC) (track 15)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 5)
Tyrone Evans (track 5)
arranger:
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
composer:
Chris Cross (track 2)
Billy Currie (track 2)
Phil Oakey (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 2)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
David Bowie (track 12)
Ian Burden (track 8)
Warren Cann (track 2)
Ed Cobb (track 7)
Jerry Dammers (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
engineer:
Paul Hardiman (track 7)
Gary Langan (track 15)
Raphael Preston (track 18)
Raine Shine (track 18)
Colin Thurston (track 6)
John Walker (technical) (track 18)
guest performer:
David Bowie (track 1)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 15)
lyricist:
Billy Currie (track 2)
Phil Oakey (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 2)
David Bowie (track 12)
Ian Burden (track 8)
Warren Cann (track 2)
Ed Cobb (track 7)
Jerry Dammers (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 7)
producer:
Steve Brown (engineer/music producer) (track 15)
Trevor Horn (track 15)
M. Howlett (track 17)
Conny Plank (track 2)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 7)
UB40 (track 4)
Ultravox (track 2)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
David Bowie (track 1)
Colin Thurston (track 6)
vocals:
Midge Ure (track 2)
Marc Almond (UK musician) (track 7)
David Bowie (track 12)
writer:
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (track 4)
Ali Campbell (track 4)
Robin Campbell (track 4)
Martin Cooper (OMD and The Listening Pool) (track 17)
Lol Creme (track 13)
Billy Currie (track 14)
John Deacon (track 1)
Anne Dudley (track 15)
Earl Falconer (track 4)
Martin Fry (track 15)
John Gluck, Jr. (track 16)
Kevin Godley (track 13)
Walter Gold (track 16)
Seymour Gottlieb (track 16)
Norman Hassan (track 4)
John Holt (track 5)
Paul Humphreys (track 17)
Simon Le Bon (track 6)
Mark Lickley (track 15)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Phil Oakey (track 8)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 14)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
Stephen Singleton (track 15)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 6)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 6)
Brian Travers (track 4)
Midge Ure (track 14)
Michael Virtue (track 4)
Herb Weiner (track 16)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 15)
Terence Wilson (aka Astro of UB40) (track 4)
David Bowie (track 1)
Ian Burden (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Phonogram Ltd. (1981) (track 15)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 18)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 2)
RZO Music Ltd (track 12)
Tintoretto Music (track 12)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 15)
DJ-mixes:
Live From WLION by The Lions (2012) (track 3)
mash-ups:
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 1)
music videos:
remixes:
Love Action by Philly (track 8)
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 1)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 1)
SOS by Rihanna (track 7)
part of:
cover recording of:
It’s My Party (track 16)
Tainted Love (track 7)
The Tide Is High (track 5)
is the basis for:
Race to the End (song version of Chariots of Fire: Titles) (track 18)
Shoot the Dog (track 8)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 7)
Tainted Pub (track 7)
later translated versions:
C'est ma fête (track 16)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (track 16)
Leva livet (track 16)
On mun bailut (track 16)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (track 16)
later versions:
One in Ten (808 state version) (track 4)
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 5)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Chariots of Fire (title theme of the 1981 film) (track 18)
Fade to Grey (track 14)
Ghost Town (track 3)
Girls on Film (track 6)
One in Ten (original UB40 version) (track 4)
Souvenir (track 17)
Under Pressure (track 1)
Under Your Thumb (track 13)
Vienna (track 2)

CD 2

bass guitar:
John Giblin (track 1)
trumpet:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
violins:
Sharokav (track 1)
synthesizer:
Greg Phillinganes (track 14)
synthesizer arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
Quincy Jones (track 14)
Rod Temperton (track 14)
guitar:
Daryl Stuermer (track 1)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 14)
brass arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
drum machine, drums, Rhodes piano, synthesizer and vocoder:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
additional guest performer:
Diana Ross (track 18)
arranger:
Gene Page (track 18)
assistant engineer:
Nick Launay (track 1)
Karen Segal (track 1)
assistant producer:
Hugh Padgham (track 1)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Patti Austin (track 14)
composer:
Renee Armand (track 17)
Marc Blatte (track 12)
Jerry Chesnut (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Julian Cope (track 8)
Alan Gill (track 8)
Larry Gottlieb (track 12)
Will Jennings (track 11)
Andy Partridge (track 10)
Smokey Robinson (track 15)
Paul Weller (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 1)
lead vocals:
Elvis Costello (track 3)
lyricist:
Jerry Chesnut (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Will Jennings (track 11)
Andy Partridge (track 10)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Samuel F. Brown III (track 17)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 2)
producer:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Rhett Davies (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 2)
The Jam (track 5)
Clive Langer (track 8)
Steve Lillywhite (track 9)
Roxy Music (track 2)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (track 3)
Alan Winstanley (track 8)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
programming:
Ian Underwood (track 14)
vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
vocals arranger:
Rod Temperton (track 14)
writer:
Mike Barson (track 6)
Mark Bedford (track 6)
Ronald Bell (track 13)
Chris Difford (track 4)
Ashley Ingram (track 16)
Leee John (track 16)
Steve Jolley (track 16)
Kool & The Gang (track 13)
Tony Swain (track 16)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 13)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 4)
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 9)
Marty Wilde (track 7)
Ricky Wilde (track 7)
Daniel Woodgate (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Motown Record Company, L.P. (1981 –) (track 18)
publisher:
Lenono Music (track 2)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (1974 –) (track 17)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
I Can Feel It by DMX (track 1)
One Mic by Nas (track 1)
Razzmatazz by Drew Sky (track 14)
cover recording of:
Jealous Guy (track 2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 7)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 7)
medley of:
Dancing on the Ceiling (Lionel Richie song) (track 18)
recording of:
Being With You (track 15)
Body Talk (track 16)
Endless Love (track 18)
Get Down on It (track 13)
Gloria (track 9)
Kids in America (track 7)
Labelled With Love (track 4)
Reward (track 8)
In the Air Tonight (1980) (track 1)