Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Would I Lie to You? Charles & Eddie 2.65 3:41
2 (Take a Little) Piece of My Heart Erma Franklin 2 2:35
3 My Girl The Temptations 4.75 2:42
4 Walking on Broken Glass Annie Lennox 3:53
5 Sleeping Satellite Tasmin Archer 4:33
6 Just Another Day Jon Secada 3 4:18
7 For Your Babies Simply Red 1.5 4:17
8 I Wonder Why Curtis Stigers 4:24
9 Goodnight Girl Wet Wet Wet 3:40
10 Stay Shakespears Sister 3.75 3:48
11 Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me George Michael & Elton John 3.2 5:46
12 I Can't Dance Genesis 3.5 3:57
13 Always the Last to Know Del Amitri 4:14
14 Everything About You Ugly Kid Joe 4.5 4:05
15 It Must Be Love Madness 4.5 3:17
16 Weather With You Crowded House 4 3:44
17 To Be With You Mr. Big 4.5 3:20
18 Hazard Richard Marx 4 4:48
19 Barcelona Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé 3 4:26
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rhythm Is a Dancer Snap! 3 3:42
2 Could It Be Magic Take That 3:28
3 Take a Chance on Me Erasure 3:40
4 Ebeneezer Goode The Shamen 3:40
5 Justified and Ancient The KLF feat. Tammy Wynette 4 3:37
6 Shake Your Head Was (Not Was) 2 3:59
7 Ain't No Doubt Jimmy Nail 3:55
8 Achy Breaky Heart Billy Ray Cyrus 2.5 3:23
9 Be My Baby Vanessa Paradis 3:38
10 I Love Your Smile Shanice 3:50
11 Deeply Dippy Right Said Fred 2 3:15
12 People Everyday Arrested Development 4 4:06
13 Jump Kris Kross 5 3:17
14 Finally CeCe Peniston 4 3:43
15 I'm Gonna Get You Bizarre Inc. feat. Angie Brown 5 3:20
16 On a Ragga Tip SL2 5 3:43
17 Twilight Zone 2 Unlimited 2 3:13
18 Something Good Utah Saints 3:32
19 It's My Life Dr. Alban 5 3:59
20 Please Don't Go KWS 3:34
21 Baker Street Undercover 4:03

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Homi Kanga (track 19)
Laurie Lewis (bluegrass artist and violinist) (track 19)
electric bass guitar [bass]:
Ian Maidman (track 10)
cello:
drums (drum set):
Steve Ferrera (track 10)
Pat Torpey (track 17)
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
drums (drum set) programming:
Tony Banks (Genesis) (track 12)
bass guitar:
Cordell Crockett (track 14)
Billy Sheehan (track 17)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
membranophone:
Mark Davis (US drummer for Ugly Kid Joe) (track 14)
tambourine:
Frank Ricotti (percussionist) (track 19)
synthesizer:
Mike Moran (keyboardist, songwriter, film and TV composer, producer) (track 19)
guitar:
Paul Gilbert (track 17)
Roger Lahr (track 14)
Klaus Eichstadt (track 14)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Mike Rutherford (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
harmonica:
Marcella Detroit (track 10)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Mike Rutherford (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
electric guitar [guitar]:
Marcella Detroit (track 10)
percussion:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
keyboard:
Tony Banks (Genesis) (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Ed Shearmur (track 10)
piano:
Carrie Hamilton (track 14)
Pamela Quinlan (piano player) (track 19)
French horn:
Barry Castle (track 19)
additional keyboard [keyboards]:
Steve Ferrera (track 10)
Ian Maidman (track 10)
Jonathan Perkins (aka Wild Mondo) (track 10)
additional engineer:
Lee Manning (track 10)
arranger:
George Michael (track 11)
Mike Moran (keyboardist, songwriter, film and TV composer, producer) (track 19)
assistant engineer:
Nick Addison (track 10)
Mark Robinson (assistant engineer) (track 12)
assistant recording engineer:
Mike Bowen (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
Geoff Callingham (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
background vocals:
Montserrat Caballé (soprano) (track 19)
Freddie Mercury (track 19)
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Tony Banks (Genesis) (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
Mike Rutherford (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
co-producer:
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 7)
composer:
Tony Banks (Genesis) (track 12)
Elton John (tracks 11, 11)
Mike Rutherford (track 12)
Ronald White (track 3)
Bert Russell (track 2)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 12)
Klaus Eichstadt (track 14)
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 7)
Richard Marx (track 18)
Freddie Mercury (track 19)
Mike Moran (keyboardist, songwriter, film and TV composer, producer) (track 19)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
Labi Siffre (track 15)
engineer:
Nick Davis (producer) (track 12)
Kevin Elson (track 17)
Alan Moulder (producer and engineer) (track 10)
Daren Klein (track 7)
Tom Size (US audio engineer) (track 17)
guest performer:
George Michael (track 11)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Eric Martin (vocalist for Mr. Big) (track 17)
Montserrat Caballé (soprano) (track 19)
Whitfield Crane (track 14)
Freddie Mercury (track 19)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
lead vocals [vocals]:
Marcella Detroit (track 10)
Siobhan Fahey (track 10)
lyricist:
Bert Russell (track 2)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 12)
Whitfield Crane (track 14)
Klaus Eichstadt (track 14)
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 7)
Richard Marx (track 18)
Freddie Mercury (track 19)
Mike Moran (keyboardist, songwriter, film and TV composer, producer) (track 19)
Jerry Ragovoy (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
Labi Siffre (track 15)
Bernie Taupin (tracks 11, 11)
mastering:
Bernie Grundman (track 7)
mixer:
Kevin Elson (track 17)
Bob Clearmountain (track 16)
Daren Klein (track 7)
Tom Size (US audio engineer) (track 17)
performer:
Elton John (track 11)
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
producer:
Jorge Casas (track 6)
Nick Davis (producer) (track 12)
Josh Deutsch (track 1)
Kevin Elson (track 17)
Neil Finn (track 16)
Mitchell Froom (track 16)
Genesis (English rock band) (track 12)
Stewart Levine (track 7)
Alan Moulder (producer and engineer) (track 10)
Clay Ostwald (track 6)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 19)
Shakespears Sister (track 10)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 10)
Freddie Mercury (track 19)
George Michael (track 11)
Mike Moran (keyboardist, songwriter, film and TV composer, producer) (track 19)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
programming:
Marcella Detroit (track 10)
vocals:
Elton John (track 11)
Erma Franklin (track 2)
George Michael (track 11)
writer:
Tasmin Archer (track 5)
Glen Ballard (track 8)
John Beck (Writer, producer & musician) (track 5)
Graeme Clark (founder member of Wet Wet Wet) (track 9)
Tom Cunningham (Scottish musician, drummer for Wet Wet Wet) (track 9)
Marcella Detroit (track 10)
Siobhan Fahey (track 10)
Neil Finn (track 16)
Tim Finn (track 16)
David Grahame (track 17)
Jean Guiot (composer credits pseudonym of Dave Stewart) (track 10)
John Hughes (guitarist) (track 5)
Michael Leeson (track 1)
Eric Martin (vocalist for Mr. Big) (track 17)
Neil Mitchell (track 9)
Miguel A. Morejon (track 6)
Marti Pellow (track 9)
Jon Secada (track 6)
Curtis Stigers (track 8)
Peter Vale (writer/arranger) (track 1)
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) (1967) (track 2)
Mercury Songs Ltd. (copyright holders, publishing company of Freddie Mercury) (1987) (track 19)
London Records 90 Ltd. (renamed on 26th Aug 2011 as Warner Records 90 Ltd.) (1991) (track 10)
London (1992) (track 10)
Mercury Songs Ltd. (copyright holders, publishing company of Freddie Mercury) (2000) (track 19)
publisher:
Anthony Banks Ltd. (track 12)
Big Pig Music Ltd. (tracks 11, 11)
Chi‐Boy Music (track 18)
Chrysalis (track 9)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 15)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 9)
Concord Sounds (track 12)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 10, 19)
Imagem CV (track 12)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 12)
Imagem Sounds Banks (track 12)
Island Music Ltd. (track 10)
Mercury Songs Ltd. (copyright holders, publishing company of Freddie Mercury) (track 19)
Philip Collins Ltd. (track 12)
Sloppy Slouch Music (track 14)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (tracks 11, 11)
Dog Turner Music (1991 –) (track 17)
EMI April Music Inc. (1991 –) (track 17)
Eric Martin Songs (1991 –) (track 17)
Tasmanian Compositions (1991 –) (track 17)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (2007 –) (track 12)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05-16 –) (track 1)
mixed at:
Chapel Studios (Encino, Los Angeles) in Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 10)
recorded at:
Friar Park (Friar Park Studio) in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (track 10)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Mountain Studios in Attalens, Fribourg, Switzerland (1987-01 – 1988-06) (track 19)
The Farm (of Genesis fame) in Surrey, England, United Kingdom (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
edit of:
Everything About You (EP version) by Ugly Kid Joe (track 14)
Hazard by Richard Marx (track 18)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
arrangements:
Ven a mi (translated) (track 10)
cover recording of:
It Must Be Love (track 15)
is the basis for:
Waiting for Jody (track 3)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 3)
To Be Rebuked (track 17)
Why Isn't Howard Stern On TV (parody version for Howard Stern show) (tracks 11, 11)
later translated versions:
Para estar contigo (track 17)
跳進你心窩 (track 3)
live recording of:
recording of:
Barcelona (track 19)
For Your Babies (track 7)
Goodnight Girl (track 9)
Hazard (track 18)
I Wonder Why (track 8)
Just Another Day (track 6)
Piece of My Heart (track 2)
Sleeping Satellite (track 5)
Stay (track 10)
To Be With You (track 17)
Weather With You (track 16)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 3)
Everything About You (Ugly Kid Joe) (1991) (track 14)
I Can’t Dance (1991-03 – 1991-09) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

additional composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 2)
additional lead vocals:
Maxine Harvey (track 5)
co-mixer:
The KLF (British electronic band) (track 5)
Mark “Spike” Stent (producer, engineer) (track 5)
composer:
DJ Lime (track 16)
Denniz PoP (track 19)
Slipmatt (track 16)
Jimmy Cauty (track 5)
Bill Drummond (track 5)
Ricardo Lyte (track 5)
Gerry Rafferty (track 21)
Junny Rollocs (track 17)
Carlos Meire (Carlos Meire) (track 17)
Donald L. Tress (track 8)
Phil Wilde (Belgian producer Filip De Wilde) (track 17)
Jez Willis (track 18)
Jean-Paul de Coster (track 17)
Patrick de Meyer (track 17)
Barry Manilow (1972) (track 2)
guest lead vocals:
Tammy Wynette (track 5)
lyricist:
Dr. Alban (track 19)
Jimmy Cauty (track 5)
Bill Drummond (track 5)
Ricardo Lyte (track 5)
Gerry Rafferty (track 21)
Junny Rollocs (track 17)
Carlos Meire (Carlos Meire) (track 17)
Speech (US rapper & musician) (track 12)
Donald L. Tress (track 8)
Phil Wilde (Belgian producer Filip De Wilde) (track 17)
Jez Willis (track 18)
Jean-Paul de Coster (track 17)
Patrick de Meyer (track 17)
Adrienne Anderson (1972) (track 2)
mixer:
Mark “Spike” Stent (producer, engineer) (track 5)
performer:
Angie Brown (track 15)
producer:
Jim Cotton (track 8)
Joe Scaife (track 8)
David Was (track 6)
Don Was (track 6)
Speech (US rapper & musician) (track 12)
vocals:
Kim Basinger (track 6)
Ozzy Osbourne (track 6)
writer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 3)
Colin Angus (track 4)
Thea Austin (track 1)
Benito Benites (track 1)
Leroy Bonner (track 13)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 20)
Gerry DeVeaux (track 9)
Felipe Delgado (track 14)
Charlie Dore (track 7)
Jermaine Dupri (American rapper, record producer, actor & DJ) (track 13)
Fred Fairbrass (track 11)
Richard Fairbrass (track 11)
Richard Finch (track 20)
Berry Gordy, Jr. (track 13)
Rodney Jackson (track 14)
Marshall Jones (US bassist & songwriter, member of Ohio Players) (track 13)
Lenny Kravitz (track 9)
Elbert Linnear (track 14)
Robert Manzoli (track 11)
Ralph Middlebrooks (track 13)
Alphonso Mizell (track 13)
Walter Morrison (track 13)
Jimmy Nail (track 7)
Norman Napier (track 13)
Joe Nicolo (track 13)
Cecilia Peniston (track 14)
Fred Perren (track 13)
Marvin Pierce (track 13)
Guy Pratt (track 7)
Deke Richards (American songwriter and record producer) (track 13)
Andrew Noland (track 13)
Danny Schogger (track 7)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 3)
David Was (track 6)
Don Was (track 6)
Greg Webster (drummer for Ohio Players) (track 13)
Richard West (UK techno producer aka Mr. C) (track 4)
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) (1992) (track 13)
Mercury Records (or just “Mercury”. A UMG imprint, do not use it for ©/℗ credits) (2011) (track 8)
publisher:
BMG Gold Songs (track 6)
Blue Zephyr (track 14)
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 3)
Decos Publishing (track 17)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 3)
Icon Music Ltd. (track 21)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 17)
Mainlot Music (track 14)
Toco Australia (track 17)
Union Songs Music (track 3)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 14)
Urban Tracks Music (track 14)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 4)
Wax Museum Music (track 14)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
Jump (4x4 refix) by Kris Kros (track 13)
Jump (Supercat mix) (part of a “MTV Party to Go, Volume 4” DJ‐mix) by Kris Kross (track 13)
Jump (feat. Percieve) by PNC (track 13)
mash-ups:
I Want You Back by Girl Talk (track 13)
music videos:
cover recording of:
Achy Breaky Heart (track 8)
Baker Street (track 21)
Could It Be Magic (track 2)
Please Don’t Go (track 20)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Of the Night (track 1)
later parody versions:
Achey Rakey Heart (track 8)
Achy Breaky Song (track 8)
Baker Dick (track 21)
Beggar's Feet (track 21)
Fakey Shaky Parts (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Ik doe wat ik wil (track 8)
Katu (track 21)
Magia (Brazilian Portuguese version of “Could It Be Magic”) (track 2)
Sen Eki teki vaan (track 8)
Sera esto magia (track 2)
later versions:
Le Temps qui court (track 2)
part of:
Mamma Mia! (track 3)
recording of:
Ain’t No Doubt (track 7)
Be My Baby (track 9)
Deeply Dippy (track 11)
Ebeneezer Goode (track 4)
Finally (CeCe Peniston song) (track 14)
I'm Gonna Get You (track 15)
It’s My Life (track 19)
Jump (track 13)
On a Ragga Tip (track 16)
People Everyday (track 12)
Rhythm Is a Dancer (track 1)
Something Good (track 18)
Twilight Zone (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
I Love the 90’s (tracks 1, 19)
ABBA Cappella (track 3)

Release Group

part of:Now That's What I Call Music! 10th Anniversary Series (UK) (number: 1992) (order: 10)