Annotation

CD 1 - track 4 medley tracks are: Stars on 45 / Venus / Sugar Sugar / No Reply / I'll Be Back / Drive My Car / A Hard Days Night / Do You Want to Know a Secret / We Can Work It Out / I Should Have Known Better / Nowhere Man / You're Going to Lose That Girl

Bar code (and catalog identifier) for each CD:
CD1: 724348500021 (BX 850002)
CD2: 724348500120 (BX 850012)
CD3: 724348500229 (BX 850022)
CD4: 724348500328 (BX 850032)
CD5: 724348500427 (BX 850042)
CD6: 724348520128 (BX 852012)
CD7: 724348520227 (BX 852022)
CD8: 724348520326 (BX 852032)

Annotation last modified on 2013-07-23 08:16 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 No Doubt About It
Hot Chocolate 3.5 4:29
2 More Than I Can Say
Leo Sayer 3:43
3 Stop the Cavalry
Jona Lewie 4.5 2:57
4 Stars on 45 (medley)
Stars on 45 4 4:52
5 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.35 3:29
6 Bette Davis Eyes
Kim Carnes 4.15 3:46
7 Rain in May
Max Werner 4 3:37
8 Morning Train (Nine to Five)
Sheena Easton 5 3:23
9 Papa Chico
Tony Esposito 4:02
10 We Just
Moses 4:49
11 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4.15 4:25
12 Hymn
Ultravox 5 4:26
13 Too Shy
Kajagoogoo 4.25 3:41
14 The Whole of the Moon
The Waterboys 5 5:02
15 Breakaway
Tracey Ullman 3.65 2:37
16 Imagination
Belouis Some 3.5 3:37
17 Centerfold
J. Geils Band 4 3:39
18 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina & the Waves 4.35 3:57
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 True
Spandau Ballet 3.65 5:32
2 The Tide Is High
Blondie 4.8 3:52
3 Save Your Love
Renée & Renato 3:08
4 Sunshine Reggae
Laid Back 4:16
5 I Like Chopin
Gazebo 8:56
6 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 3.7 4:00
7 This Is Not a Love Song
P.I.L. 5 4:13
8 Only You
The Flying Pickets 3:25
9 Star Trekkin’
The Firm 3:35
10 Love Is a Battlefield
Pat Benatar 5:23
11 The Reflex
Duran Duran 4 4:25
12 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
Ultravox 4 4:06
13 Letter From America
The Proclaimers 3 4:03
14 Nothing’s Gonna Stop Me Now
Samantha Fox 3:45
15 Dictator
Centerfold 3:28
16 Walking in the Air
Aled Jones 3:25
17 Hot in the City
Billy Idol 5 3:37
18 Electric Avenue
Eddy Grant 5 3:46
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Such a Shame
Talk Talk 5:42
2 Eyes Without a Face
Billy Idol 3 4:11
3 Never Ending Story
Limahl 3.4 3:29
4 Wild Boys
Duran Duran 4.5 4:20
5 We Belong
Pat Benatar 5 3:38
6 A Walk in the Park
Nick Straker 4:09
7 Solid
Ashford & Simpson 4 5:09
8 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4 4:04
9 Let’s All Chant
Michael Zager Band 5 3:03
10 Nineteen
Paul Hardcastle 3:40
11 Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run)
Billy Ocean 4 4:06
12 Kayleigh
Marillion 4.25 3:35
13 Maria Magdalena
Sandra 4:01
14 Running Up That Hill
Kate Bush 4 5:00
15 If I Was
Midge Ure 4:46
16 Sexy Eyes
Dr. Hook 4 2:58
17 Girl Crazy
Hot Chocolate 2 3:24
18 Big Apple
Kajagoogoo 4:11
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Good Heart
Feargal Sharkey 5 4:41
2 Touch Me (I Want Your Body)
Samantha Fox 5 3:46
3 In the Heat of the Night
Sandra 5:19
4 When the Going Gets Tough
Billy Ocean 4:10
5 Human
The Human League 5 4:28
6 (I Just) Died in Your Arms Tonight
Cutting Crew 4.35 4:41
7 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:52
8 Everything I Own
Boy George 2 3:57
9 Living in a Box
Living in a Box 3 3:04
10 Sweet Sixteen
Billy Idol 4.5 4:15
11 Shattered Dreams
Johnny Hates Jazz 4.5 3:30
12 China in Your Hand
T’Pau 4:04
13 Love Changes (Everything)
Climie Fisher 3.35 4:29
14 Don’t Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 4.25 3:55
15 Round and Round
Jaki Graham 4:21
16 Cambodia
Kim Wilde 5 3:58
17 Don’t Waste My Time
Paul Hardcastle 4:29
18 I Scare Myself
Thomas Dolby 5:40
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Showing Out (Get Fresh at the Weekend)
Mel & Kim 4:11
2 I Need You
B.V.S.M.P. 5:05
3 Tarzan Boy
Baltimora 2 3:26
4 Geil
Bruce & Bongo 4:03
5 Holiday Rap
MC Miker G. & DJ Sven 4:28
6 Santa Lucia by Night
George Baker Selection 4:14
7 If Only I Could
Sydney Youngblood 3:30
8 The Real Thing
Jellybean 5:36
9 Respect
Adeva 2 4:05
10 Rich in Paradise
FPI Project 5:52
11 Disco Band
Scotch 5:01
12 What Have I Done for You Lately
King MC 6:04
13 I Can’t Wait
Nu Shooz 3:42
14 Time (Clock of the Heart)
Culture Club 5 3:44
15 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:28
16 Mated
David Grant & Jaki Graham 3.5 3:49
17 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:42
18 Hit Mix: Happy Station / Color My Love / Baila Bolero / Give Me Your Love
Fun Fun 5:39
CD 6
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Atomic
Blondie 3.8 4:39
2 Reckless
Afrika Bambaataa feat. UB40 3:54
3 Heart and Soul
T’Pau 4:11
4 Missing You
John Waite 3.35 3:32
5 Comin’ On Strong
Broken English 2 3:53
6 Don’t Forget Me
Glass Tiger 4:07
7 Mony Mony
Amazulu 4:04
8 Let’s Go All the Way
Sly Fox 3:53
9 Together We Are Beautiful
Fern Kinney 5 4:14
10 I Am the Beat
The Look 3:07
11 Gimme Hope Jo’anna
Eddy Grant 1 4:02
12 The Harder I Try
Brother Beyond 3:30
13 Hyperactive!
Thomas Dolby 4:13
14 Victims
Culture Club 4:55
15 Temptation
Heaven 17 5 4:40
16 Chequered Love
Kim Wilde 5 3:22
17 Respectable
Mel & Kim 5:42
18 Turn to Gold
David Austin 3:42
CD 7
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sunglasses
Tracey Ullman 2:58
2 All Stood Still
Ultravox 3:42
3 Save a Prayer
Duran Duran 4.75 5:27
4 Wishful Thinking
China Crisis 4:10
5 Classic
Adrian Gurvitz 3:41
6 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis & the News 4:21
7 It Started With a Kiss
Hot Chocolate 3 4:03
8 On the Beat
B.B. & Q. Band 7:02
9 Call Me
Blondie 4.45 3:28
10 I Don’t Wanna Dance
Eddy Grant 3 3:41
11 Set Me Free
Jaki Graham 3:37
12 I Want to Wake Up With You
Boris Gardiner 4:02
13 Freeze‐Frame
J. Geils Band 4.5 3:57
14 We Don’t Have to Take Our Clothes Off
Jermaine Stewart 4:07
15 French Kissin’ in the USA
Deborah Harry 4:12
16 Johnny B Goode
Peter Tosh 4:04
17 Free Nelson Mandela
Special A.K.A. 4:36
18 Golden Brown
The Stranglers 4.75 3:27
CD 8
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Slippery People (live)
Talking Heads 3.5 4:15
2 Hey Little Girl
Icehouse 2 4:17
3 Lucky Number
Lene Lovich 5 2:49
4 Some Like It Hot
The Power Station 4.35 5:07
5 C’est la vie
Robbie Nevil 3:05
6 Chant No. 1 (I Don’t Need This Pressure On)
Spandau Ballet 4:06
7 Girls on Film
Duran Duran 4 3:30
8 Senses Working Overtime
XTC 4:48
9 Ooh to Be Ah
Kajagoogoo 3:38
10 Hip to Be Square
Huey Lewis & The News 5 4:05
11 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:39
12 Tonight I Celebrate My Love
Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 3:30
13 Lavender
Marillion 2 3:42
14 Lunatic
Gazebo 3:59
15 Room in Your Heart
Living in a Box 4:38
16 Love Don’t Live Here Anymore
Jimmy Nail 3:56
17 Could It Be I’m Falling in Love
David Grant & Jaki Graham 4:18
18 Rock Me Tonight (for Old Times Sake)
Freddie Jackson 4:04

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Chris North (UK drummer of The Enid) (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 11)
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 11)
guitar:
Francis Lickerish (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
James Stevenson (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
Steve Stewart (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Waddy Wachtel (track 6)
brass arranger:
Eamon Fitzpatrick (track 18)
keyboard:
Robert John Godfrey (member of The Enid) (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
Calvin Hayes (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 11)
arranger:
Seth Justman (track 17)
background vocals:
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
composer:
Tony Esposito (track 9)
Jona Lewie (track 3)
Remo Licastro (track 9)
Florrie Palmer (track 8)
Kimberley Rew (track 18)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 14)
Seth Justman (track 17)
Neville Keighley (track 16)
engineer:
Steve Levine (track 11)
Steve Stewart (track 5)
Scott Litt (track 18)
guest organ:
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 11)
Kim Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
Kim Carnes (1981-01) (track 6)
lyricist:
Jona Lewie (track 3)
Florrie Palmer (track 8)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 14)
Seth Justman (track 17)
Neville Keighley (track 16)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 18)
mixer:
Jon Moss (track 11)
Steve Levine (track 11)
Scott Litt (track 18)
performer:
Jona Lewie (track 3)
producer:
Pat Collier (track 18)
Val Garay (track 6)
Katrina and the Waves (British-American rock band) (track 18)
Nick Rhodes (track 13)
Colin Thurston (track 13)
Ricky Wilde (track 5)
Seth Justman (track 17)
Steve Levine (track 11)
recording engineer:
Val Garay (track 6)
writer:
Jerry Allison (track 2)
Steve Askew (track 13)
Jeff Barry (track 4)
Nick Beggs (track 13)
George O’Dowd (track 11)
Mike Burns (songwriter Michael Gerard Burns) (track 1)
Warren Cann (track 12)
Mikey Craig (track 11)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 12)
Billy Currie (track 12)
Sonny Curtis (track 2)
Jackie DeShannon (tracks 6, 15)
Martin Duiser (track 4)
Jaap Eggermont (track 4)
Steve Glen (track 1)
Christopher Hamill (track 13)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 11)
Andy Kim (track 4)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 4)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 4)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
Chris Meldon (track 7)
Jon Moss (track 11)
David Most (track 1)
Chris Pilgram (track 7)
Sharon Sheeley (track 15)
Jez Strode (track 13)
Midge Ure (track 12)
Donna Weiss (track 6)
Marty Wilde (track 5)
Ricky Wilde (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1981) (track 6)
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 17)
EMI America Records, Inc. (1981) (track 6)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 11)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1985) (track 18)
EMI Catalog (2006) (track 17)
publisher:
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 11)
Kyboside Music (track 18)
Megasongs (track 18)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 18)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 17)
mixed at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 5)
Power Station in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1984-12 – 1985-03) (track 18)
recorded at:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
In My Arms by Mylo (track 6)
Victor by Syndicate (track 5)
Wanna Hurt Mase? (explicit) by Mase (track 11)
cover recording of:
Breakaway (track 15)
Bette Davis Eyes (1981-01) (track 6)
is the basis for:
El primer tren (Morning Train (9 to 5)) (track 8)
later parody versions:
Bartimaeus Eyes (track 6)
Manifold (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 5)
later translated versions:
BREAKAWAY (track 15)
Kaupungin lapset (track 5)
蝦妹共你 (track 2)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 11)
Mañana empieza hoy (track 12)
medley of:
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 4)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I’m Your Venus)) (track 4)
Sugar, Sugar (track 4)
No Reply (track 4)
I’ll Be Back (track 4)
Drive My Car (track 4)
We Can Work It Out (track 4)
Nowhere Man (track 4)
recording of:
9 to 5 (track 8)
Centerfold (song by The J. Geils Band) (track 17)
Hymn (track 12)
Imagination (track 16)
No Doubt About It (track 1)
Papa Chico (track 9)
Rain in May (track 7)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7″ Mix) (track 4)
Stop the Cavalry (track 3)
Too Shy (track 13)
Walking on Sunshine (track 18)
Kids in America (1980 – 1981) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 18)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Jon Moss (1983) (track 6)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (1983) (track 6)
guitar:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 6)
harmonica:
Judd Lander (1983) (track 6)
percussion:
Jon Moss (1983) (track 6)
sitar:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 6)
keyboard:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 6)
piano:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 6)
electric sitar:
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (1983) (track 6)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 2)
Tyrone Evans (track 2)
arranger:
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 7)
John Lydon (track 7)
background vocals:
Helen Terry (1983) (track 6)
composer:
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (tracks 8, 8)
Pierluigi Giombini (track 5)
Eddy Grant (track 18)
John Guldberg (track 4)
Rory Martin Kehoe (track 9)
Graham Lister (track 9)
John O’Connor (electronic) (track 9)
Tim Stahl (track 4)
Howard Blake (track 16)
Billy Idol (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
engineer:
Simon Humphrey (track 6)
Gordon Milne (track 6)
Mike Ross (engineer) (track 6)
guest keyboard:
Phil Pickett (1983) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Billy Idol (track 17)
Boy George (1983) (track 6)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (tracks 8, 8)
Eddy Grant (track 18)
Howard Blake (track 16)
Gazebo (80s Italian synth-pop artist Paul Mazzolini "I Like Chopin") (track 5)
Billy Idol (track 17)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
mixer:
Steve Levine (track 6)
Jon Moss (track 6)
performer:
The Flying Pickets (track 8)
Spandau Ballet (track 1)
producer:
John Altman (track 16)
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 7)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 11)
The Flying Pickets (track 8)
Keith Forsey (track 17)
Steve Jolley (track 1)
Steve Levine (track 6)
Ian Little (track 11)
John Lydon (track 7)
Alex Sadkin (track 11)
John Sherry (track 8)
Spandau Ballet (track 1)
Tony Swain (track 1)
Alison Wallace (track 16)
remixer:
Jason Corsaro (track 11)
Nile Rodgers (track 11)
treble vocals:
Aled Jones (track 16)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 14)
Martin Atkins (UK drummer) (track 7)
George O’Dowd (track 6)
Warren Cann (track 12)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Mikey Craig (track 6)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 12)
Billy Currie (track 12)
John Edward (British musician, writer and record producer) (track 3)
Sue Edward (track 3)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 6)
John Holt (track 2)
Holly Knight (track 10)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 11)
Keith Levene (track 7)
John Lydon (track 7)
Jon Moss (track 6)
Phil Pickett (track 6)
Charlie Reid (track 13)
Craig Reid (track 13)
Nick Rhodes (track 11)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 14)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 11)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 11)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 11)
Midge Ure (track 12)
Pete Waterman (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 7)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 6)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1985) (track 16)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2003) (track 6)
publisher:
BMG Music Pbl. Ltd. (track 10)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 7)
Faber Music Ltd. (track 16)
Hollywood Music (song publisher) (track 3)
Howard David Blake (track 16)
Musical Moments Limited (tracks 8, 8)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 5)
WATANABE MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LTD. (Japanese publisher, 1962–present) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 7)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 10)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
CBS Studios (London, 1972–1989) in London, England, United Kingdom (1983) (track 6)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Hella Touch by The Kleptones (track 8)
cover recording of:
Only You (track 8)
The Tide Is High (track 2)
Walking in the Air (1985) (track 16)
later parody versions:
Flatbush Avenue (track 18)
later translated parody versions:
Dummi Du (Only You) (tracks 8, 8)
Smølfereggae (track 4)
later translated versions:
Avaruus (track 16)
Chopin et toi (track 5)
在等一個晚上 (track 16)
我愛雀斑 (track 5)
衹有你 (tracks 8, 8)
later versions:
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 2)
Walking on Glass (track 16)
part of:
The Snowman (film soundtrack) (track 16)
recording of:
Electric Avenue (track 18)
Hot in the City (track 17)
I Like Chopin (track 5)
Letter From America (track 13)
Only You (track 8)
Save Your Love (track 3)
Star Trekkin’ (track 9)
Sunshine Reggae (track 4)
The Reflex (track 11)
True (track 1)
Karma Chameleon (1983) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 5)
Hooked on Polkas (track 11)
version of:
Love Song (track 7)

CD 3

drums (drum set):
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 14)
guitar:
Alan Murphy (UK session guitarist) (track 14)
bass:
Del Palmer (track 14)
balalaika:
Paddy Bush (track 14)
assistant engineer:
Pearse Dunne (track 14)
audio engineer:
Jason Corsaro (track 4)
composer:
Michael Cretu (track 13)
Paul Hardcastle (track 10)
Mark Hollis (track 1)
Mark Kelly (Marillion keyboardist) (track 12)
Hubert Kemmler (track 13)
Markus Löhr (track 13)
Giorgio Moroder (track 3)
Ian Mosley (track 12)
Steve Rothery (track 12)
Pete Trewavas (track 12)
Errol Brown (track 17)
Kate Bush (track 14)
David Byrne (track 8)
Derek William Dick (track 12)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 8)
Alan Prosser (track 8)
Ian Telfer (track 8)
engineer:
Jason Corsaro (track 4)
Haydn Bendall (producer and engineer) (track 14)
James Guthrie (track 14)
Paul Hardiman (track 14)
Del Palmer (track 14)
Nigel Walker (UK producer/engineer/guitarist) (track 14)
Brian Tench (track 14)
guest performer:
Mark King (track 15)
lead vocals:
Kate Bush (track 14)
lyricist:
Paul Hardcastle (track 10)
Mark Hollis (track 1)
Hubert Kemmler (track 13)