Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Take Me Up
Thompson Twins 3.5 4:25
2 I Think We’re Alone Now
Tiffany 4.25 3:45
3 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Tight Fit 5 3:17
4 I Eat Cannibals, Part 1
Toto Coelo 3:27
5 I Want to Be Free
Toyah 5 3:06
6 China in Your Hand
T’Pau 4:01
7 Baby I Don’t Care
Transvision Vamp 5 4:37
8 Living on Video
Trans‐X 5:52
9 Let’s Stay Together
Tina Turner 2.5 3:37
10 Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler 5 4:29
11 Red Red Wine
UB40 4 3:00
12 Breakaway
Tracey Ullman 5 2:35
13 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:37
14 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
Ultravox 5 4:09
15 My Perfect Cousin
The Undertones 2:33
16 If I Was
Midge Ure 5:18
17 With or Without You
U2 4.6 4:51
18 Desire
U2 3 2:59
19 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:42

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Warren Cann (track 13)
synthesizer:
John Duarte (track 2)
guitar:
Midge Ure (track 13)
Chuck Yamek (track 2)
bass:
Chris Cross (track 13)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 13)
drum machine [drum] programming:
John Duarte (track 2)
additional engineer:
Dave Meegan (track 17)
Pat McCarthy (track 17)
additional recording engineer:
John Kerns (track 2)
arranger:
John Duarte (track 2)
assistant engineer:
Randy Wine (track 18)
assistant recording engineer:
Pat McCarthy (track 18)
background vocals:
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star) (track 2)
composer:
Warren Cann (track 13)
Adam Clayton (track 17)
Ritchie Cordell (track 2)
Chris Cross (track 13)
Billy Currie (track 13)
David Howell Evans (U2's The Edge) (track 17)
David Fenton (track 19)
Paul David Hewson (track 17)
Pascal Languirand (track 8)
Solomon Linda (track 3)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 9)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 17)
Jim Steinman (track 10)
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 18)
Midge Ure (track 13)
Al Green (track 9)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 9)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 11)
engineer:
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 2)
guest performer:
Mark King (track 16)
lead vocals:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 17)
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star) (track 2)
lyricist:
Warren Cann (track 13)
Ritchie Cordell (track 2)
Billy Currie (track 13)
David Fenton (track 19)
Pascal Languirand (track 8)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 10)
Midge Ure (track 13)
Bono (singer of U2) (tracks 17–18)
Al Green (track 9)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 9)
George David Weiss (1961) (track 3)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 11)
mixer:
Rob Jacobs (mixer/recorder for a.o. U2 and Alanis Morissette) (track 18)
Steve Lillywhite (track 17)
Shelly Yakus (track 18)
performer:
Rory Dodd (track 10)
producer:
Brian Eno (track 17)
Jimmy Iovine (track 18)
Daniel Lanois (track 17)
Conny Plank (German producer and sound engineer) (track 13)
George E. Tobin (track 2)
UB40 (track 11)
Ultravox (track 13)
Greg Walsh (track 9)
Martyn Ware (track 9)
recording engineer:
Paul Barrett (sound technician) (track 18)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 17)
remixer:
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 2)
George E. Tobin (track 2)
vocals:
Midge Ure (track 13)
Bonnie Tyler (track 10)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 1)
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 4)
Joel Bogen (track 5)
Warren Cann (track 14)
Luigi Creatore (track 3)
Chris Cross (track 14)
Alannah Currie (track 1)
Billy Currie (track 14)
Jackie DeShannon (track 12)
Carol Decker (track 6)
Paul Greedus (track 4)
Joe Leeway (track 1)
Danny Mitchell (Scottish songwriter and member of Messengers) (track 16)
Hugo Peretti (track 3)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 6)
Sharon Sheeley (track 12)
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman) (track 3)
Midge Ure (tracks 14, 16)
Toyah Willcox (track 5)
publisher:
Abilene Music Inc. (track 3)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 6)
Hot Food Music Ltd. (track 13)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 9)
Jump Jet Music Ltd. (track 13)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 13)
Notting Hill Music (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 17)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 11)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
On and On by Girl Talk (track 17)
The Hard One by The Beta Band (track 10)
part of:
cover recording of:
Breakaway (track 12)
Red Red Wine (track 11)
has revision:
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision) (track 3)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Messiah (track 18)
Turning Into Cheese (track 19)
later translated versions:
BREAKAWAY (track 12)
Eclissi del cuore (track 10)
Vivre sur video (track 8)
Zatmění (track 10)
ふたりの世界 (track 2)
later versions:
Totale Finsternis (track 10)
part of:
The Lion King (stage musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Baby I Don't Care (Transvision Vamp) (track 7)
China in Your Hand (track 6)
Desire (track 18)
I Eat Cannibals (track 4)
I Want to Be Free (track 5)
If I Was (track 16)
Living on Video (track 8)
Turning Japanese (track 19)
Vienna (track 13)
With or Without You (track 17)
You Take Me Up (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 17)
version of:
Wimoweh (track 3)