Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dreadlock Holiday
10cc 4.65 4:28
2 Jeopardy
Greg Kihn Band 3:48
3 Lucifer
The Alan Parsons Project 5 5:05
4 Turn Me Loose
Loverboy 5 5:39
5 Hold the Line
Toto 3:33
6 Song for Guy
Elton John 7:33
7 Juliet
Robin Gibb 3:49
8 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:29
9 A Horse With No Name
America 4.35 4:09
10 Banana Republic
The Boomtown Rats 4:25
11 Kitchen at Parties
Jona Lewie 3:07
12 Funkytown
Lipps, Inc. 3.85 4:00
13 Do a Thing
Herbie Hancock 2:13
14 Year of the Cat
Al Stewart 5 6:38

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Ian Bairnson (track 3)
Dewey Bunnell (1971) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 3)
Stuart Tosh (track 1)
bass guitar:
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
Scott Smith (Canadian bassist for Loverboy) (track 4)
David Paton (track 3)
cowbell:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
Afuche/Cabasa:
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
membranophone:
Matt Frenette (track 4)
Kim Haworth (1971) (track 9)
tambourine:
Stuart Tosh (track 1)
synthesizer [Yamaha Cs80]:
Duncan Mackay (UK keyboardist/synthesizerist) (track 1)
organ:
Rick Fenn (track 1)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
guitar:
Paul Dean (Canadian guitarist) (track 4)
triangle:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
bass:
Dan Peek (1971) (track 9)
maracas:
Eric Stewart (track 1)
electric piano:
Eric Stewart (track 1)
electric guitar:
Ian Bairnson (track 3)
Rick Fenn (track 1)
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
percussion:
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 3)
Ray Cooper (percussionist) (1971) (track 9)
keyboard:
Doug Johnson (Canadian keyboardist for Loverboy) (track 4)
Duncan Mackay (UK keyboardist/synthesizerist) (track 3)
Eric Woolfson (track 3)
marimba:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
12 string guitar:
Gerry Beckley (1971) (track 9)
timbales:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
agogô:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
congas:
Paul Burgess (track 1)
additional producer:
America (track 9)
Jeff Dexter (track 9)
arranger:
10cc (track 1)
assistant engineer:
Mike Fraser (Canadian record producer, engineer and mixer) (track 4)
Patrick Jaunead (track 3)
Dave Siddle (track 3)
background vocals:
Rick Fenn (track 1)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
Stuart Tosh (track 1)
David Paton (track 3)
Chris Rainbow (track 3)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
chorus master:
Andrew Powell (known for contributions to Alan Parsons Project) (track 3)
co-producer:
Steve Churchyard (track 8)
composer:
Steven Greenberg (track 12)
David Paich (track 5)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 3)
Eric Woolfson (track 3)
Dewey Bunnell (track 9)
Maurice Gibb (track 7)
Robin Gibb (track 7)
conductor:
Andrew Powell (known for contributions to Alan Parsons Project) (track 3)
engineer:
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 3)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
Keith Bessey (track 1)
Robin Black (engineer) (track 9)
Bob Rock (track 4)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (track 9)
Tony Spath (track 1)
lead vocals:
Mike Reno (track 4)
Dewey Bunnell (1971) (track 9)
lyricist:
Steven Greenberg (track 12)
David Paich (track 5)
Dewey Bunnell (track 9)
Maurice Gibb (track 7)
Robin Gibb (track 7)
mixer:
Eric Stewart (track 1)
Tony Visconti (track 8)
orchestra:
producer:
America (track 9)
Steve Churchyard (track 8)
Jeff Dexter (track 9)
Bruce Fairbairn (track 4)
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
George Martin (track 9)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (tracks 3, 14)
Ian Samwell (track 9)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
The Stranglers (track 8)
remixer:
George Martin (track 9)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
writer:
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 8)
Pete Briquette (track 10)
Hugh Cornwell (track 8)
Paul Dean (Canadian guitarist) (track 4)
Bob Geldof (track 10)
Graham Gouldman (track 1)
Dave Greenfield (track 8)
Greg Kihn (track 2)
Mike Reno (track 4)
Al Stewart (UK folk singer/songwriter) (track 14)
Eric Stewart (track 1)
Peter Wood (UK keyboardist/pianist) (track 14)
Steve Wright (bassist for the Greg Kihn Band) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Canada Inc. (not for release label use! post-2008 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment) (track 4)
Phonogram Ltd. (1978) (track 1)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1979 –) (track 12)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1980) (track 12)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 8)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 8)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 3)
Man-Ken Music Ltd. (track 1)
Pepper Music Inc. (track 14)
Plumbshaft-Ltd. (track 8)
Red Sea Songs (track 12)
Rick S. Music (track 12)
Spirit Two Music (track 5)
Woolfsongs Ltd. (track 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Morgan Studios (Morgan Sound Studios) in Willesden, Brent, London, England, United Kingdom (1971) (track 9)
mash-ups:
Dreadlock Woman (Destiny's Child vs 10cc) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by 2 Many DJ’s (track 1)
sampled by:
[untitled] by Circulation (track 8)
is the basis for:
Luv da Sunshine (track 1)
later parody versions:
Boy With Horse Teeth (written for Howard Stern show performance) (track 9)
I Lost on Jeopardy (track 2)
Obadiah (track 5)
Turn to Luke (track 4)
later translated versions:
Morgengrauen (track 8)
later versions:
Juliet (German version of Robin Gibb's Juliet) (track 7)
recording of:
Banana Republic (track 10)
Dreadlock Holiday (track 1)
Funkytown (track 12)
Golden Brown (track 8)
Hold the Line (track 5)
Jeopardy (track 2)
Juliet (track 7)
Lucifer (track 3)
Year of the Cat (track 14)
A Horse With No Name (1971) (track 9)
Turn Me Loose (1980) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 12)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 9)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 12)
Stars on 45 (12″ single) (track 12)

Release Group

part of:Stereoplay Highlights (number: 30)