Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Another One Bites the Dust
Queen 4.25 3:36
2 Ashes to Ashes
David Bowie 4.45 4:24
3 Games Without Frontiers
Peter Gabriel 4 3:57
4 Oh Yeah (on the Radio)
Roxy Music 3 4:51
5 No Doubt About It
Hot Chocolate 2 4:27
6 Embarrassment
Madness 4 3:11
7 I Got You
Split Enz 3:32
8 I Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down
Elvis Costello 2:06
9 Another Nail in My Heart
Squeeze 4.5 2:57
10 Atomic
Blondie 4.5 3:47
11 To Cut a Long Story Short
Spandau Ballet 3:20
12 Antmusic
Adam & The Ants 3:35
13 A Forest
The Cure 3 4:56
14 Enola Gay
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3.2 3:29
15 Johnny and Mary
Robert Palmer 3:54
16 Echo Beach
Martha & the Muffins 3.5 3:34
17 Going Underground
The Jam 5 2:54
18 Ace of Spades
Motörhead 4.1 2:45
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Too Much Too Young
The Special A.K.A. 2:05
2 Food for Thought
UB40 4:09
3 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:27
4 Upside Down
Diana Ross 5 4:04
5 Celebration
Kool & The Gang 5 3:38
6 Let’s Get Serious
Jermaine Jackson 3:28
7 Oops Upside Your Head
Gap Band 3:26
8 Don't Stop the Music
Yarbrough and Peoples 4:07
9 Stomp
Brothers Johnson 4:06
10 Funky Town
Lipps Inc 3.8 3:57
11 Let’s Go Round Again
Average White Band 5:27
12 Coming Up
Paul McCartney 5 3:53
13 Please Don’t Go
KC & The Sunshine Band 5 3:50
14 Babooshka
Kate Bush 3.25 3:28
15 I Hear You Now
Jon and Vangelis 4:13
16 It’s Different for Girls
Joe Jackson 4.5 3:45
17 Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime
Korgis 5 4:11
18 Crying
Don McLean 5 3:40

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Allan Schwartzberg (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Neil Jason (track 4)
Kevin Mooney (track 12)
strings:
Paul Carrack (track 4)
drums:
Rick Buckler (track 17)
Gilson Lavis (track 9)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 12)
Terry Lee Miall (track 12)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 13)
drums and percussion:
Malcolm Holmes (track 14)
Jerry Marotta (track 3)
whistle:
Steve Lillywhite (track 3)
Hugh Padgham (track 3)
synthesizer:
Andy Clark (UK keyboard and synthesizer player) (track 2)
synthesizer [synthesizer (reversed)]:
John Deacon (track 1)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (track 2)
Robert Fripp (track 2)
Chuck Hammer (track 2)
Neil Hubbard (track 4)
Phil Manzanera (track 4)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Marco Pirroni (track 12)
David Rhodes (Guitarist) (track 3)
Chris Difford (track 9)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 13)
Paul Weller (track 17)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Deacon (track 1)
guitar and keyboard:
Glenn Tilbrook (track 9)
bass:
John Bentley (track 9)
Bruce Foxton (track 17)
Simon Gallup (track 13)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 2)
bass and synthesizer:
Andy McCluskey (track 14)
percussion:
Dennis Davis (track 2)
keyboard:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Matthieu Hartley (track 13)
Jools Holland (track 9)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 14)
electronic instruments [electronic percussion]:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
saxophone:
Andy Mackay (track 4)
piano:
Roy Bittan (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 4)
piano [piano (reversed)]:
John Deacon (track 1)
bass synthesizer and synthesizer:
Larry Fast (track 3)
bass synthesizer, synthesizer and whistle:
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 16)
background vocals:
Tony Visconti (track 2)
Kate Bush (track 3)
Lynn Maitland (track 2)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Chris Porter (engineer) (track 2)
co-producer:
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
composer:
Mike Barson (track 6)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
John Deacon (track 1)
Neil Finn (track 7)
Simon Gallup (tracks 13, 13)
Matthieu Hartley (tracks 13, 13)
Gary Kemp (track 11)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 9)
Laurence Tolhurst (tracks 13, 13)
Bryan Ferry (track 4)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Mark Gane (track 16)
Andy McCluskey (track 14)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 15)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (tracks 13, 13)
Paul Weller (track 17)
engineer:
Rhett Davies (track 4)
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
David Tickle (track 7)
Laurence Diana (track 14)
Andy Lumm (track 9)
Richard Manwaring (track 16)
Max Norman (track 14)
Hugh Padgham (track 3)
lead vocals:
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
lyricist:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
John Deacon (track 1)
Neil Finn (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 11)
Chris Difford (track 9)
Bryan Ferry (track 4)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Mark Gane (track 16)
Andy McCluskey (track 14)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 15)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (tracks 13, 13)
Paul Weller (track 17)
mastering:
Ian Cooper (UK mastering engineer) (track 3)
mixer:
Squeeze (UK new wave band) (track 9)
Bob Clearmountain (track 4)
John Wood (UK producer) (track 9)
producer:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Rhett Davies (track 4)
Mike Hedges (UK producer/recording engineer) (track 13)
Mike Howlett (tracks 14, 16)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 12)
Steve Lillywhite (track 3)
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
Vic Maile (track 18)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Roxy Music (track 4)
Squeeze (UK new wave band) (track 9)
David Tickle (track 7)
Tony Visconti (track 2)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 13)
John Wood (UK producer) (track 9)
vocals:
Adam Ant (track 12)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Bruce Foxton (track 17)
Jools Holland (track 9)
Kevin Mooney (track 12)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 9)
Chris Difford (track 9)
Bryan Ferry (track 4)
Peter Gabriel (track 3)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 14)
Andy McCluskey (track 14)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 13)
Paul Weller (track 17)
writer:
Adam Ant (track 12)
Mike Burns (songwriter Michael Gerard Burns) (track 5)
Eddie Clarke (Motorhead guitarist) (track 18)
Jimmy Destri (track 10)
Steve Glen (track 5)
Deborah Harry (track 10)
David Most (track 5)
Marco Pirroni (track 12)
Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor (former Motörhead drummer) (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (track 17)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1992) (track 2)
Tintoretto Music (1992) (track 2)
Hollywood Records, Inc. (2014) (track 1)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (2014) (track 1)
publisher:
APB Music Co. (tracks 13, 13, 13)
BMG Monarch (track 10)
Bungalow Music (track 15)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 10)
Motor Music Ltd (Motörhead publisher) (track 18)
RZO Music Ltd (track 2)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 17)
Tintoretto Music (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 15)
Beechwood Music Corp. (1980) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1980) (track 1)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (1980) (track 16)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1979-08) (track 16)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Dead Man’s Tetris by Flying Lotus feat. Snoop Dogg & Captain Murphy (lead vocals) (track 1)
Eyes Above by Flying Lotus (lead vocals) (track 1)
part of:
is the basis for:
Body II Body (track 2)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Humppalialaiset (track 3)
Sorvarihumppa (track 18)
later translated versions:
De schoppen aas (track 18)
El polvo tú morderás ("Another One Bites the Dust") (track 1)
Johnny & Mary (track 15)
L'ass de picch (track 18)
Spiel ohne Grenzen (track 3)
Égoïste (track 16)
live recording of:
A Forest (track 13)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
A Forest (track 13)
Antmusic (track 12)
Ashes to Ashes (track 2)
Atomic (track 10)
Echo Beach (track 16)
Embarrassment (track 6)
Enola Gay (track 14)
I Got You (track 7)
Johnny and Mary (track 15)
No Doubt About It (track 5)
Oh Yeah (Roxy Music) (track 4)
Another One Bites the Dust (1979-06 – 1979-07) (track 1)
Going Underground (1980-01-16) (track 17)
Ace of Spades (1980-08-04 – 1980-09-15) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

bass guitar:
Graham Maby (track 16)
drums:
Dave Houghton (track 16)
guitar:
Gary Sanford (track 16)
arranger:
Bernard Edwards (track 4)
Nile Rodgers (track 4)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 16)
composer:
Jerry Dammers (track 1)
Bernard Edwards (track 4)
Joe Melson (track 18)
Roy Orbison (track 18)
Nile Rodgers (track 4)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 15)
Kate Bush (track 14)
Steven Greenberg (track 10)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 16)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 17)
conductor:
Bernard Edwards (track 4)
Nile Rodgers (track 4)
engineer:
Barry Hammond (track 3)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
instruments:
Paul McCartney (track 12)
lead vocals:
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 16)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
lyricist:
Jerry Dammers (track 1)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 15)
Kate Bush (track 14)
Steven Greenberg (track 10)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 16)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 17)
Joe Melson (1961) (track 18)
Roy Orbison (1961) (track 18)
mixer:
Aldo Bocca (track 16)
producer:
Bernard Edwards (track 4)
Jon Kelly (track 14)
David Kershenbaum (track 16)
Nile Rodgers (track 4)
Pete Wingfield (track 3)
Kate Bush (track 14)
Paul McCartney (track 12)
recording engineer:
Alan Winstanley (track 16)
remixer:
Russ Terrana (track 4)
writer:
Al Archer (track 3)
Ronald Bell (track 5)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 5)
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (track 2)
Ali Campbell (UB40 member) (track 2)
Robin Campbell (track 2)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 13)
Eumir Deodato (track 5)
Jonah Ellis (track 8)
Earl Falconer (track 2)
Richard Finch (track 13)
Lee Garrett (track 6)
Alan Gorrie (track 11)
Norman Hassan (track 2)
George Johnson (member of Brothers Johnson, guitar) (track 9)
Louis Johnson (member of Brothers Johnson) (track 9)
Valerie Johnson (track 9)
Alisa Peoples (track 8)
Kevin Rowland (track 3)
Lonnie Simmons (tracks 7–8)
Claydes Smith (track 5)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 5)
Rudy Taylor (track 7)
Rod Temperton (track 9)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool) (track 5)
Earl Toon, Jr. (track 5)
Brian Travers (track 2)
Michael Virtue (track 2)
Charlie Wilson (R&B singer) (track 7)
Robert Wilson (US vocalist/bassist, member of Gap Band) (track 7)
Ronnie Wilson (Gap Band member) (track 7)
Terence Wilson (aka Astro of UB40) (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1979 –) (track 10)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1980) (track 14)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1980) (track 10)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 14)
Red Sea Songs (track 10)
Rick’s Music Inc. (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (1980) (track 5)
remasters:
Coming Up (wingspan remaster) by Paul McCartney (track 12)
sampled by:
Hella Touch by The Kleptones (track 4)
arrangements:
I Need Your Lovin’ (Marc et Claude version of “Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime”) (track 17)
cover recording of:
Crying (track 18)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
Zelebration (track 5)
later translated versions:
Feest! (track 5)
Llorando (version of Orbison and Melson's "Crying") (track 18)
Obsi nidsi (track 4)
recording of:
Babooshka (track 14)
Celebration (track 5)
Coming Up (track 12)
Food for Thought (track 2)
Funkytown (track 10)
Geno (track 3)
I Hear You Now (track 15)
Let's Get Serious (track 6)
Please Don't Go (track 13)
Stomp! (track 9)
Too Much Too Young (track 1)
Upside Down (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 10)