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Label: Virgin/EMI

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Want to Break Free Queen 4:14
2 Pride (In the Name of Love) U2 3:44
3 Two Tribes Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.65 3:55
4 Rebel Yell Billy Idol 2 3:43
5 The Reflex Duran Duran 4 4:23
6 Together in Electric Dreams Giorgio Moroder with Phil Oakey 3 3:50
7 Sex Crime (1984) Eurythmics 2.5 3:58
8 Nelson Mandela The Special A.K.A. 3:57
9 Young at Heart The Bluebells 3 3:22
10 Passengers Elton John 2.35 3:22
11 What’s Love Got to Do With It Tina Turner 3:19
12 No More Lonely Nights Paul McCartney 4:33
13 You’re the Best Thing Style Council 3:56
14 Master and Servant Depeche Mode 4.35 3:44
15 Let It All Blow Dazz Band 3:58
16 White Lines (Don’t Don’t Do It) Grandmaster Flash 3:12
17 Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin) Scritti Politti 3:34
18 Michael Caine Madness 3:33
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) Phil Collins 3.8 3:26
2 Victims Culture Club 4:54
3 I Should Have Known Better Jim Diamond 4:10
4 Shout Tears for Fears 5:50
5 Wouldn’t It Be Good Nik Kershaw 4:19
6 I’ll Fly for You Spandau Ballet 2 5:11
7 Waterfront Simple Minds 4.35 4:50
8 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes Ultravox 4 4:07
9 Locomotion Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3 3:44
10 Too Late for Goodbyes Julian Lennon 2.5 3:30
11 Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run) Billy Ocean 4 4:02
12 Breakin’… There’s No Stopping Us Ollie & Jerry 4:34
13 Smalltown Boy Bronski Beat 4:38
14 Robert De Niro’s Waiting Bananarama 2.35 3:30
15 Move Over Darling Tracey Ullman 2:37
16 Missing You John Waite 3.35 3:31
17 Cherry Oh Baby UB40 3.65 3:17
18 Joanna Kool & The Gang 3:54

Credits

CD 1

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 3)
electric bass guitar:
Dee Murray (track 10)
drums (drum set):
Nigel Olsson (track 10)
guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 10)
keyboard:
Elton John (track 10)
additional engineer:
Steven Stanley (Producer) (track 7)
composer:
Adam Clayton (track 2)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 2)
Elton John (track 10)
Davey Johnstone (track 10)
Phineas McHize (track 10)
Giorgio Moroder (track 6)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 2)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 2)
John Deacon (track 1)
Green Gartside (track 17)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 14)
Billy Idol (track 4)
William Johnson (track 3)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 12)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
Paul Weller (track 13)
engineer:
Eric Thorngren (track 7)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 10)
lyricist:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 2)
John Deacon (track 1)
Green Gartside (track 17)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 14)
Billy Idol (track 4)
William Johnson (track 3)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 6)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 3)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
Bernie Taupin (track 10)
Paul Weller (track 13)
mixer:
Jason Corsaro (track 5)
Nile Rodgers (track 5)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Eric Thorngren (track 7)
performer:
Annie Lennox (track 7)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
producer:
Bob Andrews (track 9)
Depeche Mode (track 14)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 5)
Colin Fairley (track 9)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Gareth Jones (UK producer/engineer) (track 14)
Ian Little (track 5)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 14)
Giorgio Moroder (track 6)
Alex Sadkin (track 5)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 10)
Philip Oakey (track 6)
recording engineer:
Renate Blauel (track 10)
remixer:
Jason Corsaro (track 5)
Nile Rodgers (track 5)
writer:
Rhoda Dakar (British singer and musician, of The Bodysnatchers) (track 8)
Sara Dallin (track 9)
Jerry Dammers (track 8)
Siobhan Fahey (track 9)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 16)
Robert Hodgens (track 9)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Annie Lennox (track 7)
Graham Lyle (track 11)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
Sylvia Robinson (track 16)
Carl Smyth (track 18)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 5)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 5)
Daniel Woodgate (track 18)
Keren Woodward (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 4)
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 17)
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (track 4)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 13)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 11)
Jouissance Music (track 17)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 12)
Mother Music (track 2)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 3)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing B.V. (Benelux subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 17)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 11)
Goodsingle Limited (1984) (track 11)
Irving Music, Inc. (1984) (track 11)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (1984) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1984) (track 11)
recorded at:
edits:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Young at Heart (track 9)
is based on:
Cavern (track 16)
later parody versions:
Devil Fell (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Tanz den Horn (track 4)
Yo quiero salir ("I Want to Break Free") (track 1)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Master and Servant (track 14)
Michael Caine (track 18)
Passengers (track 10)
Rebel Yell (track 4)
The Reflex (track 5)
Two Tribes (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
U2 Medley (track 2)
Two Tribes / Relax (track 3)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 2)
Hooked on Polkas (tracks 5, 11)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Graham Lyle (track 3)
electric bass guitar:
John McKenzie (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Jon Moss (1983) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (1983) (track 2)
membranophone:
Simon Kirk (track 3)
guitar:
Ali Campbell (UB40's former vocalist) (track 17)
Robin Campbell (track 17)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 2)
bass:
Earl Falconer (track 17)
brass arranger:
Tony Visconti (track 9)
percussion:
Martin Ditcham (track 3)
Astro (UB40 toast, trumpet & percussion) (track 17)
Norman Hassan (track 17)
Jon Moss (1983) (track 2)
sitar:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 2)
keyboard:
Rob Mounsey (track 1)
Michael Virtue (track 17)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 2)
saxophone:
Brian Travers (track 17)
piano:
Gordian Troeller (band manager) (track 9)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 2)
drum machine and drums (drum set):
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (track 17)
electric sitar:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 2)
composer:
Ollie Brown (US drummer, session musician & record producer) (track 12)
Sara Dallin (track 14)
Siobhan Fahey (track 14)
Steve Jolley (track 14)
Jerry Knight (track 12)
Mark Leonard (track 16)
Chas Sandford (track 16)
Tony Swain (track 14)
Keren Woodward (track 14)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Eric Donaldson (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 6)
Nik Kershaw (track 5)
Julian Lennon (track 10)
John Waite (track 16)
conductor:
Arif Mardin (track 1)
engineer:
Brian Tench (track 9)
Howard Gray (tracks 7, 17)
Lewis Hahn (track 1)
Simon Humphrey (track 2)
Steve Jackson (recording engineer) (track 9)
Gordon Milne (track 2)
Ronald Prent (Dutch Sound engineer and producer) (track 9)
Mike Ross (engineer) (track 2)
Jeremy Smith (Mixer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Boy George (1983) (track 2)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Eric Donaldson (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 6)
Nik Kershaw (track 5)
Julian Lennon (track 10)
John Waite (track 16)
mixer:
Steve Levine (track 2)
Jon Moss (track 2)
other vocals:
Astro (UB40 toast, trumpet & percussion) (track 17)
performer:
producer:
Gary Gersh (track 16)
Steve Jolley (track 6)
Steve Levine (track 2)
Steve Lillywhite (track 7)
Arif Mardin (track 1)
Spandau Ballet (track 6)
Tony Swain (track 6)
Brian Tench (track 9)
David Thoener (track 16)
UB40 (track 17)
Peter Walsh (UK producer) (track 7)
John Waite (track 16)
vocals:
Bananarama (track 14)
Ali Campbell (UB40's former vocalist) (track 17)
Robin Campbell (track 17)
Norman Hassan (track 17)
writer:
Clifford Adams (track 18)
Ronald Bell (track 18)
Jim Bonnefond (track 18)
George O’Dowd (track 2)
Steve Bronski (track 13)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 18)
Charlie Burchill (track 7)
Warren Cann (track 8)
Mikey Craig (track 2)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 8)
Billy Currie (track 8)
Jim Diamond (Scottish singer/songwriter/guitarist) (track 3)
Keith Diamond (track 11)
Derek Forbes (track 7)
Mel Gaynor (track 7)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 2)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 9)
Hal Kanner (track 15)
Jim Kerr (of Simple Minds) (track 7)
Joe Lubin (track 15)
Graham Lyle (track 3)
Michael MacNeil (track 7)
Andy McCluskey (track 9)
Terry Melcher (track 15)
Jon Moss (track 2)
Billy Ocean (track 11)
Roland Orzabal (track 4)
Claydes Smith (track 18)
Jimmy Somerville (track 13)
Ian Stanley (track 4)
Larry Steinbachek (track 13)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 18)
Gordian Troeller (band manager) (track 9)
Midge Ure (track 8)
Curtis “Fitz” Williams (keyboardist/percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 2)
EMI Records USA (formerly EMI USA, renamed since early 1990s) (1984) (track 16)
London Records Ltd. (not release label) (1984) (track 14)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2003) (track 2)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! file releases under its imprint "BMG Chrysalis") (track 13)
Bronski Music Ltd. (track 13)
Concord Music GmbH (track 1)
Concord Sounds (track 1)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 1)
EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH (2008-today) (track 1)
Everpop Songs (track 16)
Fallwater Music (track 16)
Hit and Run Music (track 1)
Hornall Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 3)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (tracks 1, 5)
Imagem Songs Ltd. (track 5)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 5)
Markmeem (track 16)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 8)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 16)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 16)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 16)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 14)
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 13)
recorded at:
CBS Studios (London, 1972–1989) in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 2)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
Waterfront (edit) by Simple Minds (track 7)
Waterfront (extended version) by Simple Minds (track 7)
cover recording of:
Cherry Oh Baby (track 17)
Move Over Darling (track 15)
is the basis for:
Tell Me Why (track 13)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Joanna (Japanese version) (track 18)
Niet, dat ik je mis (track 16)
Sonne auf der Haut (track 5)
最深刻的記憶 (track 1)
part of:
Gotcha! (1985 film soundtrack) (tracks 5, 13)
recording of:
Caribbean Queen (track 11)
I Should Have Known Better (1984 song) (track 3)
I'll Fly for You (track 6)
Joanna (Kool & the Gang) (track 18)
Locomotion (OMD) (track 9)
Missing You (track 16)
Shout (track 4)
Smalltown Boy (track 13)
Waterfront (track 7)
Victims (1983) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 4)

Release Group

part of:Now That’s What I Call Music! The Millennium Series (UK) (number: 1984) (order: 5)