Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Want to Break Free Queen 4:15
2 Careless Whisper George Michael 4:54
3 What’s Love Got to Do With It Tina Turner 3:18
4 No More Lonely Nights Paul McCartney 4:34
5 Missing You John Waite 3.35 3:30
6 Shout Tears for Fears 5:50
7 I Should Have Known Better Jim Diamond 4:09
8 Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) Phil Collins 3.8 3:24
9 Time After Time Cyndi Lauper 3:46
10 Your Love Is King Sade 3:42
11 Pride (In the Name of Love) U2 3:44
12 Gimme All Your Lovin’ ZZ Top 4.2 3:58
13 Young at Heart The Bluebells 3 3:21
14 Michael Caine Madness 5 3:34
15 Nelson Mandela The Special A.K.A. 3:57
16 Master and Servant Depeche Mode 4.35 3:43
17 The Killing Moon Echo & the Bunnymen 3:34
18 You’re the Best Thing The Style Council 3:56
19 Heaven Knows I’m Miserable The Smiths 3:34
20 Do They Know It’s Christmas Band Aid 4 3:44
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Reflex Duran Duran 3:57
2 Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Wham! 3.85 3:49
3 I Won’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me Nik Kershaw 5 3:17
4 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes Ultravox 4 4:06
5 Together in Electric Dreams Giorgio Moroder feat. Phil Oakey 3:53
6 Locomotion Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3 3:44
7 Smalltown Boy Bronski Beat 4:37
8 Here Comes the Rain Again Eurythmics 5 4:52
9 Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin) Scritti Politti 3:34
10 Too Late for Goodbyes Julian Lennon 2.5 3:30
11 I Feel for You Chaka Khan 4:01
12 It’s Raining Men The Weather Girls 3.2 3:28
13 Automatic The Pointer Sisters 4 3:58
14 Let’s Hear It for the Boy Deniece Williams 4 4:17
15 Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run) Billy Ocean 4 4:02
16 White Lines (Don’t Don’t Do It) Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 3:12
17 Thinking of You Sister Sledge 4:18
18 Joanna Kool & The Gang 3:54
19 Dr. Beat Miami Sound Machine 4:08
20 Self Control Laura Branigan 3:47

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Graham Lyle (track 7)
electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (track 12)
John McKenzie (track 7)
drums (drum set):
Frank Beard (ZZ Top drummer) (track 12)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
membranophone:
Simon Kirk (track 7)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (track 12)
percussion:
Frank Beard (ZZ Top drummer) (track 12)
Martin Ditcham (track 7)
keyboard:
Rob Mounsey (track 8)
composer:
Adam Clayton (track 11)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 11)
Mark Leonard (track 5)
Johnny Marr (track 19)
Stuart Matthewman (track 10)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 11)
Chas Sandford (track 5)
Sade Adu (track 10)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 11)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
John Deacon (track 1)
Martin L. Gore (track 16)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 4)
John Waite (track 5)
Paul Weller (track 18)
conductor:
Arif Mardin (track 8)
engineer:
Lewis Hahn (track 8)
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 12)
Jeremy Smith (Mixer) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
lyricist:
Sade Adu (track 10)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 11)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
John Deacon (track 1)
Martin L. Gore (track 16)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 4)
Morrissey (English singer / songwriter) (track 19)
John Waite (track 5)
Paul Weller (track 18)
producer:
Bob Andrews (track 13)
Depeche Mode (track 16)
Colin Fairley (track 13)
Gary Gersh (track 5)
Bill Ham (track 12)
Gareth Jones (UK producer/engineer) (track 16)
Arif Mardin (track 8)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 16)
David Thoener (track 5)
John Waite (track 5)
vocals:
Billy Gibbons (track 12)
Dusty Hill (track 12)
writer:
Frank Beard (ZZ Top drummer) (track 12)
Rhoda Dakar (British singer and musician, of The Bodysnatchers) (track 15)
Sara Dallin (track 13)
Jerry Dammers (track 15)
Jim Diamond (Scottish singer/songwriter/guitarist) (track 7)
Siobhan Fahey (track 13)
Pete de Freitas (track 17)
Bob Geldof (track 20)
Billy Gibbons (track 12)
Dusty Hill (track 12)
Robert Hodgens (track 13)
Rob Hyman (track 9)
Cyndi Lauper (track 9)
Graham Lyle (tracks 3, 7)
Ian McCulloch (Echo & the Bunnymen) (track 17)
George Michael (track 2)
Roland Orzabal (track 6)
Les Pattinson (track 17)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 2)
Will Sergeant (track 17)
Carl Smyth (track 14)
Ian Stanley (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 20)
Daniel Woodgate (track 14)
Keren Woodward (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records USA (formerly EMI USA, renamed since early 1990s) (1984) (track 5)
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 12)
Band Aid Trust (2004) (track 20)
publisher:
CBS Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 20)
Concord Music GmbH (track 8)
Concord Sounds (track 8)
Dub Notes Music (track 9)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 8, 18)
EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH (2008-today) (track 8)
Everpop Songs (track 5)
Fallwater Music (track 5)
Hit and Run Music (track 8)
Hornall Music Ltd. (limited company) (tracks 3, 7)
Human Boy Music (track 9)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 8)
MCPS Ltd. (UK rights society; do not use this as a label or work publisher!) (track 10)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 4)
Markmeem (track 5)
Mother Music (track 11)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 5)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 9)
Songs of Mosaic (track 12)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 5)
Sony Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 9)
Universal Music Publishing B.V. (Benelux subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 5, 9)
Warner Brothers Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 9)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 3)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 9)
Goodsingle Limited (1984) (track 3)
Irving Music, Inc. (1984) (track 3)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (1984) (track 3)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1984) (track 3)
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) (2017-04-01 –) (track 20)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Young at Heart (track 13)
is the basis for:
Belly of the Whale (track 2)
later parody versions:
Kivinen on rakkaus (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Aşk Dansı (track 2)
Dej zpátky čas (track 9)
Var inte rädd (track 9)
Yo quiero salir ("I Want to Break Free") (track 1)
夢幻的擁抱 (track 2)
最深刻的記憶 (track 8)
無心快語 (track 2)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Careless Whisper (track 2)
Free Nelson Mandela (track 15)
I Should Have Known Better (1984 song) (track 7)
Master and Servant (track 16)
Michael Caine (track 14)
Missing You (track 5)
Shout (track 6)
The Killing Moon (track 17)
Time After Time (track 9)
Your Love Is King (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
U2 Medley (track 11)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 11)
Hooked on Polkas (track 3)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 20)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 20)
Polka Party! (track 6)

CD 2

guitar:
Paul Jackson, Jr. (track 14)
brass arranger:
Tony Visconti (track 6)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 14)
piano:
Gordian Troeller (band manager) (track 6)
additional writer:
Harro Steffen (track 20)
arranger:
George Michael (track 2)
background vocals:
George Merrill (track 14)
Shannon Rubicam (track 14)
Deniece Williams (US soul/funk vocalist/songwriter) (track 14)
composer:
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 20)
Mark Goldenberg (track 13)
Giorgio Moroder (track 5)
Raffaele Riefoli (Italian pop singer) (track 20)
Thomas Snow (US keyboardist/songwriter) (track 14)
Brock Patrick Walsh (track 13)
Enrique Garcia (Miami Sound Machine) (track 19)
Green Gartside (track 9)
Nik Kershaw (track 3)
Julian Lennon (track 10)
Annie Lennox (track 8)
George Michael (track 2)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 11)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 8)
engineer:
Brian Tench (track 6)
Steve Jackson (recording engineer) (track 6)
Ronald Prent (Dutch Sound engineer and producer) (track 6)
instruments:
George Duke (track 14)
lead vocals:
Nik Kershaw (track 3)
lyricist:
Enrique Garcia (Miami Sound Machine) (track 19)
Green Gartside (track 9)
Nik Kershaw (track 3)
Julian Lennon (track 10)
Annie Lennox (track 8)
George Michael (track 2)
Philip Oakey (track 5)
Steve Piccolo (track 20)
Dean Pitchford (track 14)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 11)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 8)
mixer:
Randy Tominaga (track 12)
performer:
producer:
George Duke (track 14)
Brian Tench (track 6)
George Michael (track 2)
writer:
Clifford Adams (track 18)
Ronald Bell (track 18)
Jim Bonnefond (track 18)
Steve Bronski (track 7)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 18)
Warren Cann (track 4)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 4)
Billy Currie (track 4)
Keith Diamond (track 15)
Bernard Edwards (track 17)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 16)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 6)
Paul Jabara (track 12)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 1)
Andy McCluskey (track 6)
Billy Ocean (track 15)
Nick Rhodes (track 1)
Sylvia Robinson (track 16)
Nile Rodgers (track 17)
Paul Shaffer (pianist, bandleader, Dave Letterman's sidekick) (track 12)
Claydes Smith (track 18)
Jimmy Somerville (track 7)
Larry Steinbachek (track 7)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 1)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 18)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 1)
Gordian Troeller (band manager) (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 4)
Curtis “Fitz” Williams (keyboardist/percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 18)
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) (1982) (track 12)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1984) (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) (1984) (track 14)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 7)
Bronski Music Ltd. (track 7)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 9)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 17)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 12, 19)
Jouissance Music (track 9)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 4)
Sugar Music SpA (publisher, use Sugar for releases) (track 20)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 17)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 18)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 7)
edit of:
cover recording of:
I Feel for You (track 11)
is based on:
Cavern (track 16)
is the basis for:
Doctor Pressure (track 19)
Kokos (track 2)
Tell Me Why (track 7)
later parody versions:
Raining Blood (track 12)
later translated versions:
Es regnet Jungs (track 12)
Joanna (Japanese version) (track 18)
Viet itsekontrollin (track 20)
later versions:
Buitenspelen (track 2)
part of:
Gotcha! (1985 film soundtrack) (track 7)
recording of:
Automatic (track 13)
Caribbean Queen (track 15)
Dr. Beat (track 19)
It’s Raining Men (track 12)
Joanna (Kool & the Gang) (track 18)
Locomotion (OMD) (track 6)
Self Control (track 20)
Smalltown Boy (track 7)
The Reflex (track 1)
Thinking of You (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 12)
Hooked on Polkas (track 1)
version of:
Self Control (track 20)

Release Group

part of:Now That's What I Call Music! 10th Anniversary Series (UK) (number: 1985) (order: 2)