Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Candle in the Wind Elton John 3.45 3:49
2 2 Become 1 Spice Girls 4.5 4:05
3 Un-Break My Heart Toni Braxton 4.65 4:32
4 Wonderful Life Black 4.75 4:48
5 Ordinary World Duran Duran 4:43
6 Why Annie Lennox 4:55
7 I'll Be There The Jackson 5 3:51
8 Hunting High and Low a‐ha 2.65 3:45
9 Jealous Guy Roxy Music 4:57
10 China in Your Hand T’Pau 4:08
11 Everything She Wants Wham! 4.75 5:03
12 Would I Lie to You Baby Charles & Eddie 3:39
13 Sleeping Satellite Tasmin Archer 4:37
14 Uptown Girl Westlife 2 3:07
15 (I Just) Died in Your Arms Cutting Crew 3.8 4:36
16 Show Me Heaven Maria McKee 3:48
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It Started With a Kiss Hot Chocolate 3 4:05
2 Sexual Healing Marvin Gaye 4.75 4:11
3 Don't Wanna Lose You Gloria Estefan 5 4:10
4 Waterfalls TLC 4.8 4:42
5 Stand by Me Ben E. King 4.7 2:58
6 You're All That Matters to Me Curtis Stigers 4:28
7 Three Times a Lady Commodores 3 3:40
8 If You're Looking for a Way Out Odyssey 4:31
9 Ben Michael Jackson 4 2:49
10 There Goes My First Love The Drifters 3:05
11 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman Aretha Franklin 4 2:46
12 Search for the Hero M People 1 4:13
13 I Love You Always Forever Donna Lewis 4 3:59
14 You're the First, the Last, My Everything Barry White 4.45 4:35
15 I'm Still Waiting Diana Ross 3:47
16 Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me Gladys Knight & The Pips 4 3:46
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I've Been Thinking About You Londonbeat 5 3:45
2 How Do I Live LeAnn Rimes 4 4:58
3 Senza una donna (Without a Woman) Zucchero feat. Paul Young 4:29
4 Girl I'm Gonna Miss You Milli Vanilli 4:28
5 You're My Heart, You're My Soul Modern Talking 4 3:52
6 A Good Heart Feargal Sharkey 3.35 4:40
7 Love Changes (Everything) Climie Fisher 3.8 4:30
8 More Than I Can Say Leo Sayer 3:45
9 It's All Right (Baby's Coming Back) Eurythmics 3:42
10 Waiting for a Girl Like You Foreigner 3.65 4:51
11 Amazed Lonestar 1 4:03
12 To Be With You Mr. Big 4.5 3:29
13 All Out of Love Air Supply 4.5 4:05
14 Every Day Hurts Sad Café 4:05
15 Through the Barricades Spandau Ballet 5:38
16 Flying Without Wings Westlife 2 3:36
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Change Lisa Stansfield 5 5:37
2 No More I Love You's Annie Lennox 4 4:50
3 Let Your Love Flowe The Bellamy Brothers 3:16
4 Knock Three Times Dawn 5 2:58
5 How Am I Supposed to Live Without You Michael Bolton 5 4:16
6 When I Fall in Love Rick Astley 3:03
7 Are You Lonesome Tonigt? Elvis Presley 3 3:08
8 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' The Righteous Brothers 4 3:44
9 Lay Back in the Arms of Someone Smokie 1 4:06
10 Give a Little Love Bay City Rollers 3:23
11 Lost in France Bonnie Tyler 2.5 3:55
12 Now Those Days Are Gone Bucks Fizz 3:34
13 Stay Shakespears Sister 4.5 3:46
14 Perfect Fairground Attraction 4 3:37
15 Only You The Flying Pickets 3:24
16 The Power of Love Jennifer Rush 4:25

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Dean Parks (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Chris Laws (percussionist) (track 14)
Chris Laws (engineer, keyboardist & songwriter) (track 14)
Nigel Olsson (track 1)
bass guitar:
Dee Murray (track 1)
trumpet:
Guy Barker (track 14)
strings arranger:
Craig Armstrong (Scottish film score composer) (track 2)
guitar:
Greg Lester (track 2)
bass:
Steve Pearce (track 14)
synclavier programming:
Simon Franglen (track 3)
electric guitar:
Michael Thompson (session guitarist) (track 3)
Davey Johnstone (track 1)
Andrew Ridgeley (1984) (track 11)
keyboard:
Matt Rowe (track 2)
Richard Stannard (track 2)
keyboard programming:
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 3)
saxophone:
Phil Todd (UK flautist/saxophonist) (track 14)
piano:
Elton John (track 1)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 14)
guitar family:
Frizzy Karlsson (track 14)
additional arranger:
L.A. Reid (track 3)
Tim Thomas (from Tim & Ted) (track 3)
additional background vocals:
Andy Caine (track 14)
additional producer:
Andy Bradfield (track 2)
additional programming:
Pete Davis (UK engineer, programmer, keyboards) (track 2)
Statik (worked with Spice Girls) (track 2)
Paul Waller (track 2)
arranger:
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 14)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Daniel Pursey (engineer) (track 14)
assistant mixer:
Marnie Riley (track 3)
assistant recording engineer:
Brandon Harris (US engineer) (track 3)
Patrick McGovern (track 2)
background vocals:
Toni Braxton (track 3)
Davey Johnstone (track 1)
Dee Murray (track 1)
Nigel Olsson (track 1)
Shanice (track 3)
George Michael (1984) (track 11)
composer:
Elton John (tracks 1, 1)
Warren Cuccurullo (track 5)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Billy Joel (tracks 14, 14)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
John Lennon (The Beatles) (track 9)
George Michael (track 11)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Colin Vearncombe (track 4)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 3)
concertmaster:
Isobel Griffiths (track 2)
Perry Montague‐Mason (violinist) (track 2)
engineer:
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 15)
Chris Laws (engineer, keyboardist & songwriter) (track 14)
David Hentschel (track 1)
Daniel Pursey (engineer) (track 14)
instruments:
Frizzy Karlsson (track 14)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 1)
Toni Braxton (track 3)
George Michael (1984) (track 11)
lyricist:
Warren Cuccurullo (track 5)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Billy Joel (tracks 14, 14)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
John Lennon (The Beatles) (track 9)
George Michael (track 11)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
Bernie Taupin (tracks 1, 1)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Colin Vearncombe (track 4)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 3)
mastering:
Dick Beetham (track 14)
mixer:
Andy Bradfield (track 2)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 14)
Mick Guzauski (track 3)
John Ratcliff (track 8)
Shelly Yakus (track 15)
performer:
Wham! (1984) (track 11)
producer:
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 15)
Cutting Crew (track 15)
Dave Dix (Dave Dix) (track 4)
Gus Dudgeon (track 1)
John Jansen (track 15)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 14)
Tony Mansfield (producer & songwriter) (track 8)
Matt Rowe (track 2)
Richard Stannard (track 2)
George Michael (track 11)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 3)
programming:
Matt Rowe (track 2)
Richard Stannard (track 2)
recording engineer:
Adrian Bushby (track 2)
Felipe Elgueta (track 3)
writer:
Tasmin Archer (track 13)
John Beck (Writer, producer & musician) (track 13)
Victoria Beckham (née Adams) (track 2)
Melanie Brown (track 2)
Emma Bunton (track 2)
Melanie C (track 2)
Hal Davis (track 7)
Carol Decker (track 10)
Berry Gordy (track 7)
Geri Halliwell (track 2)
John Hughes (guitarist) (track 13)
Willie Hutch (track 7)
Michael Leeson (track 12)
Maria McKee (track 16)
Eric Rackin (track 16)
Jay Rifkin (track 16)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 10)
Matt Rowe (track 2)
Richard Stannard (track 2)
Peter Vale (writer/arranger) (track 12)
Bob West (US session bassist, producer & songwriter) (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1984) (track 11)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1985) (track 8)
BMG UK & Ireland Ltd. (holding company, do not add releases here) (2001) (track 14)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 10)
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) (tracks 1, 1)
Joelsongs (tracks 14, 14)
Lenono Music (track 9)
Realsongs (track 3)
ATV Music Ltd. (1984) (track 8)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05-16 –) (track 12)
recorded at:
Strawberry Studios (Château d'Hérouville, France) in Hérouville, Val-d'Oise, Île-de-France, France (track 1)
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
Upbreak by Robin Skouteris (track 3)
sampled by:
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 15)
Relax, take it easy by MIKA (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 348) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Jealous Guy (track 9)
Uptown Girl (track 14)
has revision:
Candle in the Wind 1997 (tracks 1, 1)
later parody versions:
Marv Albert Song (tracks 1, 1)
Ungrind My Heart (track 3)
later translated versions:
Een gelukkig mens (track 4)
Gärdettjej (tracks 14, 14)
I’LL BE THERE (track 7)
Jaloerse gast (track 9)
Regresa a mí (track 3)
我愛你 (tracks 14, 14)
為了妳 (track 7)
later versions:
The end (tracks 1, 1)
live recording of:
Candle in the Wind (1973-12-22) (track 1)
recording of:
2 Become 1 (track 2)
Candle in the Wind (track 1)
China in Your Hand (track 10)
I’ll Be There (track 7)
Ordinary World (track 5)
Show Me Heaven (track 16)
Sleeping Satellite (track 13)
Un-Break My Heart (track 3)
Uptown Girl (track 14)
Wonderful Life (track 4)
Would I Lie to You? (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Child of Nature (track 9)

CD 2

recorded in:
acoustic guitar:
Jorge Casas (track 3)
drums (drum set):
Gene Chrisman (1967-02-16) (track 11)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1967-02-16) (track 11)
trumpet:
Bernie Glow (1967-02-16) (track 11)
Melvin Lastie (1967-02-16) (track 11)
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (1967-02-16) (track 11)
electric guitar:
Michael Thompson (session guitarist) (track 3)
piano:
Spooner Oldham (1967-02-16) (track 11)
additional assistant engineer:
Mauricio Guerrero (track 3)
Greg Laney (track 3)
additional writer:
Jerry Wexler (track 11)
arranger:
Gloria Estefan (track 3)
Arif Mardin (track 11)
Gene Page (track 15)
Tom Dowd (track 11)
Jorge Casas (track 3)
Clay Ostwald (track 3)
background vocals:
Jon Secada (track 3)
choir vocals:
Carolyn Franklin (1967-02-16) (track 11)
Erma Franklin (1967-02-16) (track 11)
The Sweet Inspirations (1967-02-16) (track 11)
composer:
Carole King (track 11)
Walter Scharf (track 9)
Errol Brown (track 1)
Gloria Estefan (track 3)
Donna Lewis (track 13)
Deke Richards (American songwriter and record producer) (track 15)
Lionel Richie (track 7)
James D. Weatherly (American singer/songwriter) (track 16)
engineer:
Eric Schilling (track 3)
lead vocals:
Gloria Estefan (track 3)
Lionel Richie (track 7)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1972) (track 9)
lyricist:
Don Black (English lyricist) (track 9)
Errol Brown (track 1)
Gloria Estefan (track 3)
Gerry Goffin (track 11)
Donna Lewis (track 13)
Deke Richards (American songwriter and record producer) (track 15)
Lionel Richie (track 7)
James D. Weatherly (American singer/songwriter) (track 16)
mixer:
Humberto Gatica (track 3)
producer:
Hal Davis (track 15)
Marvin Gaye (track 2)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 1)
Organized Noize (Atlanta hip-hop production group) (track 4)
Jerry Wexler (track 11)
Barry White (track 14)
Deke Richards (American songwriter and record producer) (track 15)
Jorge Casas (track 3)
Clay Ostwald (track 3)
programming:
Jorge Casas (track 3)
Clay Ostwald (track 3)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (tracks 5, 5)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 11)
vocals:
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 5)
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-16) (track 11)
writer:
Odell Brown (track 2)
Marqueze Ethridge (track 4)
Marvin Gaye (track 2)
Ben E. King (tracks 5, 5)
Ralph Kotkov (track 8)
Jerry Leiber (tracks 5, 5)
Sandy Linzer (track 8)
Organized Noize (Atlanta hip-hop production group) (track 4)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 2)
Tony Sepe (track 14)
Mike Stoller (tracks 5, 5)
Barry White (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 5)
Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding) (1982) (track 2)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1982) (track 1)
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 2)
Motown Records (2015) (track 15)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 2, 8)
Hornall Brothers Music (tracks 5, 5)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (tracks 5, 5)
Jerry Leiber Music (tracks 5, 5)
Jobete Music (track 7)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 9, 15)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 11)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 5, 5)
Trio Music (tracks 5, 5)
Unichappell Music (tracks 5, 5)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-02-16) (track 11)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 5)
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 2)
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 5)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 63) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 2)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 2)
Sexual Rapping (track 2)
later parody versions:
Mia (tracks 5, 5)
Phony Calls (track 4)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (tracks 5, 5)
Op de hoek van de straat (tracks 5, 5)
Pregherò (tracks 5, 5)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (tracks 5, 5)
Stand by Me (tracks 5, 5)
Đến bên em (tracks 5, 5)
ベンのテーマ (track 9)
緊靠一起 (tracks 5, 5)
later versions:
Stand by Me (tracks 5, 5)
live recording of:
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (track 5)
recording of:
I’m Still Waiting (track 15)
Sexual Healing (track 2)
Three Times a Lady (track 7)
Waterfalls (track 4)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 5)
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman (1967-02-16) (track 11)
Ben (1972) (track 9)
It Started With a Kiss (1982) (track 1)

CD 3

drums (drum set):
Ralph Cooper (drummer) (track 13)
Pat Torpey (track 12)
bass guitar:
William Henshall (Londonbeat) (track 1)
Steve Pearce (track 16)
Billy Sheehan (track 12)
Criston Barker (track 13)
strings arranger:
Richard Niles (track 16)
synthesizer:
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat) (track 1)
guitar:
Paul Gendler (track 16)
Paul Gilbert (track 12)
guitar [lead guitar]:
David Moyse (track 13)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 13)
electric guitar:
John Turnbull (track 1)
keyboard:
Frank Esler‐Smith (track 13)
Sam McNally (track 13)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
piano:
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat) (track 1)
guitar family:
Paul Gendler (track 16)
arranger:
Wayne Hector (track 16)
Robie Porter (track 13)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 6)
Air Supply (track 13)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
Feargal Sharkey (track 6)
assistant mixer:
Linda Corbin (track 13)
background vocals:
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat) (track 1)
William Henshall (Londonbeat) (track 1)
Criston Barker (track 13)
David Moyse (track 13)
John Turnbull (track 1)
choir vocals:
Benny Diggs (track 16)
chorus master:
Benny Diggs (track 16)
composer:
Wayne Hector (track 16)
Steve Benson (German songwriter Dieter Bohlen) (track 5)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
Maria McKee (track 6)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
engineer:
Kevin Elson (track 12)
Mike Ging (track 7)
Bob Kraushaar (track 7)
Tony Platt (track 10)
Daniel Pursey (engineer) (track 16)
Brad Samuelsohn (track 10)
Dave Wittman (track 10)
Tom Size (US audio engineer) (track 12)
Chris Laws (engineer, keyboardist & songwriter) (track 16)
lead vocals:
Jimmy Helms (track 1)
Eric Martin (vocalist for Mr. Big) (track 12)
Russell Hitchcock (track 13)
lyricist:
Steve Benson (German songwriter Dieter Bohlen) (track 5)
Gary Kemp (track 15)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
Maria McKee (track 6)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 2)
mixer:
Kevin Elson (track 12)
Martyn Phillips (producer, engineer, multi-instrumentalist) (track 1)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
Jim Hilton (track 13)
Matt Howe (producer and engineer) (track 16)
Tom Size (US audio engineer) (track 12)
Shelly Yakus (track 6)
orchestrator:
Frank Esler‐Smith (track 13)
Robie Porter (track 13)
producer:
Kevin Elson (track 12)
Stephen Hague (track 7)
Dann Huff (track 11)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 10)
Martyn Phillips (producer, engineer, multi-instrumentalist) (track 1)
Robie Porter (track 13)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 6)
Eric Stewart (track 14)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 16)
programming:
Chris Laws (engineer, keyboardist & songwriter) (track 16)
vocals:
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 13)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 8)
Jimmy Chambers (track 1)
George Chandler (UK vocalist, member of The Olympic Runners & Londonbeat) (track 1)
Simon Climie (track 7)
Sonny Curtis (track 8)
Clive Davis (track 13)
Vic Emerson (track 14)
Frank Farian (track 4)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 7)
David Grahame (track 12)
Lou Gramm (American rock singer-songwriter; Black Sheep, Foreigner & Shadow King) (track 10)
Marv Green (American country singer / songwriter and composer) (track 11)
Jimmy Helms (track 1)
William Henshall (Londonbeat) (track 1)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 10)
Dietmar Kawohl (track 4)
Annie Lennox (track 9)
Chris Lindsey (Country music songwriter) (track 11)
Eric Martin (vocalist for Mr. Big) (track 12)
Aimee Mayo (American songwriter) (track 11)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 7)
Frank Musker (track 3)
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 13)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 9)
John Stimpson (track 14)
Paul Young (Sad Café, Mike + The Mechanics) (track 14)
Zucchero (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records, Inc. (manufacturing and distribution company, do not add releases here) (1980) (track 13)
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1981) (track 10)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1985 –) (track 6)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1987) (track 7)
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (2002) (track 10)
Rhino Entertainment Company (not for release label use!) (2009) (track 10)
publisher:
Blue Obsession (track 5)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 7)
DJDMP, Inc. (track 13)
Hansa Musikverlag (track 5)
Hanseatic Musikverlag GmbH (since 2017) (track 5)
Nottsongs (track 13)
Realsongs (track 2)
Rokstone Music Ltd. (track 16)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
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) (track 2)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 10)
Dog Turner Music (1991 –) (track 12)
EMI April Music Inc. (1991 –) (track 12)
Eric Martin Songs (1991 –) (track 12)
Tasmanian Compositions (1991 –) (track 12)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 10)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Studios 301 (Byron Bay) in Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia (track 13)
has remixes:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Sä tunnut niin (track 5)
To Be Rebuked (track 12)
later translated versions:
Para estar contigo (track 12)
Tu, mans prieks (track 5)
Wat moet ik doen (track 2)
小風波 (Cantonese version of All Out of Love) (track 13)
蝦妹共你 (track 8)
recording of:
A Good Heart (track 6)
All Out of Love (track 13)
Amazed (track 11)
Every Day Hurts (track 14)
How Do I Live (track 2)
To Be With You (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 4

drums (drum set):
Dennis St. John (1975-10) (track 3)
bass guitar: