Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mickey Toni Basil 5 3:30
2 Who Can It Be Now? Men at Work 4.5 3:25
3 Shake It Up The Cars 4.4 3:36
4 Freeze-Frame The J. Geils Band 4.5 4:00
5 Heat of the Moment Asia 4.65 3:52
6 Harden My Heart Quarterflash 4 3:37
7 Rosanna Toto 3.75 4:06
8 I Keep Forgettin' (Every Time You're Near) Michael McDonald 5 3:44
9 Up Where We Belong Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 4.5 4:02
10 Gloria Laura Branigan 4.65 3:55
11 867‒5309/Jenny Tommy Tutone 4.65 3:50
12 Maneater Hall & Oates 4.5 4:35
13 Tainted Love Soft Cell 4 2:44
14 I Ran (So Far Away) A Flock of Seagulls 5 3:48
15 Only the Lonely The Motels 4.5 3:18
16 Keep the Fire Burnin' REO Speedwagon 5 3:59
17 The Other Woman Ray Parker Jr. 5 3:50
18 Eye in the Sky The Alan Parsons Project 4 3:57

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar [acoustic guitars]:
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
electric bass guitar:
John Wetton (track 5)
drums (drum set):
Carl Palmer (track 5)
Jeff Porcaro (track 8)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Alan Gratzer (track 16)
bass guitar:
Bruce (US bassist for REO Speedwagon) (track 16)
Louis Johnson (bass, member of Brothers Johnson) (track 8)
synthesizer:
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 8)
organ:
Neal (track 16)
Clavinet:
Greg Phillinganes (track 8)
guitar:
Steve Lukather (track 8)
Steve Howe (track 5)
electric guitar [electric guitars]:
Gary Richrath (track 16)
percussion:
Steve Forman (US percussionist) (track 16)
keyboard:
Geoff Downes (track 5)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 13)
Rhodes piano:
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 8)
piano:
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
arranger:
Seth Justman (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Bruce Barris (track 16)
Tom Cummings (engineer) (track 16)
Catharina "Mix" Masters (1981-07 – 1981-08) (track 11)
background vocals:
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 16)
Maureen McDonald (backing vocalist, sister of Michael McDonald) (track 8)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 16)
composer:
Jack Nitzsche (track 9)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 18)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 9)
Eric Woolfson (track 18)
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 10)
Alex Call (track 11)
Ed Cobb (track 13)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Martha Davis (of The Motels) (track 15)
Daryl Hall (track 12)
Colin Hay (track 2)
Jim Keller (member of Tommy Tutone) (track 11)
John Oates (track 12)
Ric Ocasek (track 3)
David Paich (track 7)
Ray Parker Jr. (track 17)
Marv Ross (track 6)
Umberto Tozzi (track 10)
Trevor Veitch (track 10)
engineer:
Kevin Beamish (track 16)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 5)
Paul Hardiman (track 13)
David Thoener (track 4)
Toby Scott (recording engineer, mixer and record producer) (1981-07 – 1981-08) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 8)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
lyricist:
Sara Allen (track 12)
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 10)
Alex Call (track 11)
Ed Cobb (track 13)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Martha Davis (of The Motels) (track 15)
Daryl Hall (track 12)
Colin Hay (track 2)
Will Jennings (track 9)
Jim Keller (member of Tommy Tutone) (track 11)
John Oates (track 12)
Ric Ocasek (track 3)
David Paich (track 7)
Ray Parker Jr. (track 17)
Marv Ross (track 6)
Umberto Tozzi (track 10)
Trevor Veitch (track 10)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 13)
Hugh Padgham (track 12)
performer:
A Flock of Seagulls (1982) (track 14)
producer:
Roy Thomas Baker (producer) (track 3)
Kevin Beamish (track 16)
Alan Gratzer (track 16)
Seth Justman (track 4)
Peter McIan (track 2)
Chuck Plotkin (track 11)
Gary Richrath (track 16)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 5)
Ted Templeman (track 8)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 13)
Lenny Waronker (track 8)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Jim Keller (member of Tommy Tutone) (track 11)
vocals:
Geoff Downes (track 5)
John Wetton (track 5)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 13)
Steve Howe (track 5)
writer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 1)
Nicky Chinn (track 1)
Geoff Downes (track 5)
Seth Justman (track 4)
Jerry Leiber (track 8)
Frank Maudsley (track 14)
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 8)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 18)
Paul Reynolds (track 14)
Ed Sanford (track 8)
Ali Score (track 14)
Mike Score (track 14)
Mike Stoller (track 8)
John Wetton (track 5)
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 4)
Eric Woolfson (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 4)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 13)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (track 2)
Geffen Records (1982) (track 5)
The David Geffen Company (legal rights relating to Geffen Records) (1982) (track 5)
EMI Catalog (2006) (track 4)
publisher:
BMG Gold Songs (track 5)
Careers Music, Inc. (track 18)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 3)
Spirit Two Music (track 7)
Woolfsongs Ltd. (track 18)
Yamaha Music Publishing (– 2017-03-31) (track 5)
Ackee Music Inc. (1982 –) (track 5)
Almond Legg Music Corp. (1982 –) (track 5)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1982 –) (track 5)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 5)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Clover Recorders (Chuck Plotkin’s Clover Studios in Hollywood CA, USA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1981-07 – 1981-08) (track 11)
mash-ups:
Chwaraeon Soft by Y Lladron (track 13)
Running Electric by JV5 (track 14)
Tainted Jesus (Soft Cell vs. Depeche Mode) (part of “Bootie Goes Goth” DJ-mix) by DJ Lobsterdust (track 13)
music videos:
Heat of the Moment (music video) by Asia (track 5)
sampled by:
Regulate (explicit) by Warren G feat. Nate Dogg (track 8)
SOS (radio edit) by Rihanna (track 13)
part of:
cover recording of:
Kitty (more well known as "Mickey") (track 1)
Tainted Love (track 13)
is the basis for:
SOS (track 13)
later parody versions:
Anteater (track 12)
Faithless Love (track 13)
Garden My Heart (track 6)
Genny 22 (track 11)
Harden My Dick (track 6)
Hosanna (track 7)
Iran (So Far Away) (track 14)
Jesus and Moses (track 5)
Nicky (track 1)
Osama (track 7)
Ricky (track 1)
Spameater (track 12)
Tainted Pub (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Bassena (track 7)
later translated versions:
Böser Sex (track 13)
Falso amor (track 13)
Mickey (Japanese version of "Kitty" a.k.a. "Mickey") (track 1)
Mickey (Spanish version of "Kitty" a.k.a. "Mickey") (track 1)
recording of:
867-5309/Jenny (track 11)
Eye in the Sky (track 18)
Freeze-Frame (track 4)
Gloria (English version) (track 10)
Harden My Heart (track 6)
Heat of the Moment (track 5)
I Ran (track 14)
Maneater (track 12)
Only the Lonely (track 15)
Rosanna (track 7)
Shake It Up (track 3)
The Other Woman (track 17)
Up Where We Belong (An Officer and a Gentleman) (track 9)
Who Can It Be Now? (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Riff Off (track 1)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 9)
translated version of:
Gloria (original Italian version) (track 10)
version of:

Release Group

part of:Sounds of the Eighties (Time-Life Music) (number: R988-05) (order: 13)