Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Brass in Pocket Pretenders 5 3:03
2 Sweet Dreams Eurythmics 5 4:52
3 Twist in My Sobriety Tanita Tikaram 5 4:51
4 Each & Everyone Everything but the Girl 2:47
5 Troy Sinéad O’Connor 4.5 6:29
6 Chuck E’s in Love Rickie Lee Jones 5 3:29
7 Beast of Burden Bette Midler 3:47
8 Time After Time Cyndi Lauper 3:52
9 Because the Night Patti Smith 4.9 3:22
10 Lovin’ Whiskey Rory Block 4:06
11 Magic Smile Rosie Vela 4:24
12 Stop Sam Brown 4:54
13 Rooms on Fire Stevie Nicks 5 4:33
14 Unbeschreiblich weiblich Nina Hagen 3:30
15 Will You Hazel O’Connor 4:49
16 Circle Edie Brickell & New Bohemians 3:11
17 What About Love ’Til Tuesday 2.5 3:57
18 Total Eclipse of the Heart Bonnie Tyler 4.75 6:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Duel Propaganda 4 4:45
2 Don’t Go Yazoo 5 2:50
3 Ti sento Matia Bazar 4:12
4 Je suis venue te dire que je m’en vais Jo Lemaire + Flouze 5 3:38
5 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 3:41
6 Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God) Kate Bush 4:56
7 Love Is a Battlefield Pat Benatar 4:05
8 Show Me Heaven Maria McKee 3:41
9 Joey Concrete Blonde 4:06
10 Hazy Shade of Winter Bangles 4.5 2:42
11 Falling Julee Cruise 5:16
12 To France Maggie Reilly 4:38
13 Behind a Painted Smile Mathilde Santing 3:08
14 Waterfall Wendy & Lisa 4:57
15 Tango Dalbello 4:09
16 Turn Back Time Cher 3:54
17 We Belong to the Night Ellen Foley 1 5:15
18 The Power of Love Jennifer Rush 5:54

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Rick Nowels (track 13)
acoustic guitar [ac. gtrs.]:
Rob Dean (UK guitarist for Japan) (track 5)
drums (drum set) [drum kit]:
John Reynolds (Irish producer, drummer for Jah Wobble) (track 5)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Geoff Dugmore (track 13)
bass guitar:
Aimee Mann (track 17)
bass guitar [bass gtrs.]:
bass guitar [bass]:
Vail Johnson (track 13)
strings arranger:
Mike Clowes (track 5)
membranophone:
Michael Hausman (track 17)
synthesizer:
Joey Pesce (track 17)
synthesizer [synths.]:
Mike Clowes (track 5)
guitar:
Rick Nowels (track 13)
Jamie West-Oram (track 13)
Robert Holmes (guitarist, member of 'Til Tuesday) (track 17)
electric guitar [elec. gtr.]:
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
electric guitar [elec. gtrs.]:
Rob Dean (UK guitarist for Japan) (track 5)
percussion:
Michael Hausman (track 17)
Rupert Hine (track 13)
Stevie Nicks (track 13)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Rupert Hine (track 13)
Mike Clowes (track 5)
piano:
Joey Pesce (track 17)
drum machine [machines]:
John Reynolds (Irish producer, drummer for Jah Wobble) (track 5)
additional engineer:
Tom Knox (track 6)
Roger Nichols (US mastering, recording engineer and producer) (track 6)
arranger:
Mike Clowes (track 5)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
assistant mixer:
Derek Murphy (track 13)
background vocals:
Rory Dodd (track 18)
Robert Holmes (guitarist, member of 'Til Tuesday) (track 17)
Joey Pesce (track 17)
background vocals [backing vocals]:
Sharon Celani (track 13)
Lori Perry-Nicks (track 13)
co-producer:
Kevin Moloney (track 5)
composer:
Kenny Withrow (track 16)
Edie Brickell (track 16)
Rickie Lee Jones (track 6)
Aimee Mann (track 17)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
Jim Steinman (track 18)
Tanita Tikaram (track 3)
Patti Smith (1977 – 1978) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (track 9)
conductor:
Gavyn Wright (track 5)
engineer:
Rhett Davies (track 17)
Kevin Moloney (track 5)
Loyd Clifft (track 6)
Mark McKenna (track 17)
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 1)
Lee Herschberg (track 6)
Bruce Lampcov (track 17)
lead vocals:
Bette Midler (track 7)
lead vocals [all vocals]:
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
lyricist:
Edie Brickell (track 16)
Rickie Lee Jones (track 6)
Aimee Mann (track 17)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
Jim Steinman (track 18)
Tanita Tikaram (track 3)
Patti Smith (1977 – 1978) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1977 – 1978) (track 9)
mixer:
Kevin Moloney (track 5)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
Lee Herschberg (track 6)
Bruce Lampcov (track 17)
Stephen W. Tayler (UK engineer) (track 13)
producer:
Rhett Davies (track 17)
Rupert Hine (track 13)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 1)
Russ Titelman (track 6)
Lenny Waronker (track 6)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
Jim Steinman (1982) (track 18)
publisher:
Bruce Springsteen (track 9)
recording engineer:
Ian (Oasis) (engineer, Oasis Studios?) (track 5)
Jaybee (engineer) (track 5)
Caroline (Eden) (engineer) (track 5)
Stephen W. Tayler (UK engineer) (track 13)
vocals:
Rickie Lee Jones (track 6)
Aimee Mann (track 17)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 5)
writer:
Bruce Brody (track 12)
Sam Brown (UK singer/songwriter) (track 12)
Rob Hyman (track 8)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 1)
Mick Jagger (track 7)
Cyndi Lauper (track 8)
Annie Lennox (track 2)
Stevie Nicks (track 13)
Rick Nowels (track 13)
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist) (track 7)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Gregg Sutton (track 12)
Tracey Thorn (track 4)
Ben Watt (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records, Inc. (manufacturing and distribution company, do not add releases here) (1978 –) (track 9)
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (1979) (track 6)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1986) (track 17)
Ensign Records Ltd. (company; do NOT use as release label) (1987) (track 5)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 1)
CBS Songs Ltd. (track 8)
Cherry Red Music (track 4)
Dizzy Heights Music Publishing Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 5)
Dub Notes Music (track 8)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 18)
Easy Money Music (track 6)
Human Boy Music (track 8)
Lost Boys (track 18)
Rellla Music Corp. (track 8)
Sony Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 8, 16)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (tracks 6, 8)
mixed at:
Warner Bros. Recording Studios (North Hollywood, a/k/a Amigo Studios) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 6)
Eden Studios (2nd location, Chiswick, 72-07) in Chiswick, Hounslow, London, England, United Kingdom (track 5)
recorded at:
Oasis Studio (Camden, London) in Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 5)
Warner Bros. Recording Studios (North Hollywood, a/k/a Amigo Studios) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 6)
has remixes:
remasters:
Brass in Pocket (2006 remaster) by The Pretenders (track 1)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Beast of Burden (track 7)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
A Forfars Doughnut (track 2)
Brash, Impulsive (track 1)
Glass of Eggnog (track 1)
later translated versions:
Dej zpátky čas (track 8)
Eclissi del cuore (track 18)
Var inte rädd (track 8)
Zatmění (track 18)
later versions:
Totale Finsternis (track 18)
recording of:
Because the Night (track 9)
Brass in Pocket (track 1)
Circle (Edie Brickell & New Bohemians song) (track 16)
Each and Every One (track 4)
Rooms on Fire (track 13)
Stop (track 12)
Time After Time (track 8)
Troy (track 5)
What About Love (track 17)
Twist in My Sobriety (1988) (track 3)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Paul Thompson (Roxy Music drummer) (track 9)
guitar:
James Mankey (track 9)
bass:
James Mankey (track 9)
composer:
Claudia Brücken (track 1)
Sergio Cossu (track 3)
Susanne Freytag (track 1)
Carlo Marrale (track 3)
Michael Mertens (track 1)
Kate Bush (track 6)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 2)
Lisa Dal Bello (track 15)
Ralf Dörper (track 1)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 4)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Jennifer Rush (track 18)
lyricist:
Kate Bush (track 6)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 2)
Lisa Dal Bello (track 15)
Ralf Dörper (track 1)
Serge Gainsbourg (track 4)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 10)
Aldo Stellita (Italian musician) (track 3)
producer:
Concrete Blonde (track 9)
Stephen Lipson (track 1)
Rick Rubin (track 10)
Chris Tsangarides (track 9)
vocals:
writer:
Mary Applegate (track 18)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 7)
Jackie DeShannon (track 5)
Wolfgang Detmann (aka Candy DeRouge) (track 18)
Holly Knight (track 7)
Gunther Mende (track 18)
Jennifer Rush (track 18)
Donna Weiss (track 5)
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) (1987) (track 10)
publisher:
CBS Songs Ltd. (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing Germany GmbH (2008-today) (track 6)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 18)
Paul Simon Music (track 10)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 7)
produced at:
Battery Studios (London, owned by Zomba group) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 9)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 6) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Bette Davis Eyes (track 5)
is the basis for:
Jewel (track 1)
later parody versions:
Bartimaeus Eyes (track 5)
later translated versions:
Si tu eres mi hombre y yo tu mujer (The Power of Love) (track 18)
later versions:
Je saurai t'aimer (track 18)
recording of:
Don’t Go (track 2)
Duel (track 1)
Joey (Concrete Blonde song) (track 9)
Tango (track 15)
The Power of Love (Jennifer Rush song) (track 18)
Ti sento (track 3)