Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gimme All Your Lovin'
ZZ Top 4.2 4:02
2 Addicted to Love
Robert Palmer 3:57
3 Cold as Ice
Foreigner 3:33
4 Hold the Line
Toto 3.75 3:58
5 More Than a Feeling
Boston 4 4:44
6 Spirit of Radio
Rush 4.5 5:00
7 My Mind's Eye
Small Faces 2:04
8 Back in the High Life Again
Steve Winwood 3 5:36
9 Fanfare for the Common Man
Emerson, Lake & Palmer 2:57
10 The Final Countdown
Europe 4.4 5:11
11 Get It On
The Power Station 5:31
12 You Wear It Well
Rod Stewart 5 4:23
13 You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
Bachman–Turner Overdrive 4.5 3:32
14 Radar Love
Golden Earring 4.5 5:05
15 Smoke on the Water
Deep Purple 5:09
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dead Ringer for Love
Meat Loaf 4:25
2 Black Betty
Ram Jam 3.75 4:01
3 Since You Been Gone
Rainbow 3:17
4 Wishing Well
Free 3:41
5 (Don't Fear) The Reaper
Blue Öyster Cult 3:46
6 Don't Stop
Fleetwood Mac 4 3:14
7 Cocaine
J.J. Cale 2:51
8 She's Not There
Santana 4:04
9 Ships in the Night
Be Bop Deluxe 4:03
10 Hold Your Head Up
Argent 4.5 6:20
11 Rockin' All Over the World
Status Quo 3:27
12 Good Lovin' Gone Bad
Bad Company 3:38
13 Centerfold
The J. Geils Band 4 3:39
14 Elected
Alice Cooper 5 3:42
15 Rosalie - Cowgirls' Song (live)
Thin Lizzy 4.35 4:11

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1978-08) (track 4)
acoustic guitar:
Tom Scholz (track 5)
electric bass guitar:
Dusty Hill (track 1)
drumset:
Jeff Porcaro (track 4)
drumset [drums]:
Ian Haugland (track 10)
bass guitar [bass]:
John Levén (track 10)
drums:
Frank Beard (track 1)
Sib Hashian (track 5)
guitar:
John Norum (track 10)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 5)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Tom Scholz (track 5)
bass:
David Hungate (track 4)
Tom Scholz (track 5)
electric guitar:
Billy Gibbons (track 1)
Steve Lukather (track 4)
percussion:
Frank Beard (track 1)
Lenny Castro (track 4)
Sib Hashian (track 5)
keyboard:
Mic Michaeli (track 10)
Steve Porcaro (track 4)
piano:
David Paich (track 4)
arranger:
Keith Emerson (track 9)
Greg Lake (track 9)
Carl Palmer (track 9)
background vocals:
David Paich (track 4)
Bobby Kimball (track 4)
Steve Lukather (track 4)
composer:
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 13)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (track 9)
Geddy Lee (track 6)
Alex Lifeson (track 6)
David Paich (track 4)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 2)
Tom Scholz (track 5)
Marc Bolan (track 11)
Joey Tempest (track 10)
engineer:
Terry Manning (US recording engineer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Brad Delp (track 5)
Bobby Kimball (track 4)
Joey Tempest (track 10)
lead vocals [Harmony]:
Brad Delp (track 5)
lyricist:
Randy Bachman (Canadian guitarist, singer & songwriter) (track 13)
David Paich (track 4)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 2)
Tom Scholz (track 5)
Marc Bolan (track 11)
Neil Peart (track 6)
Joey Tempest (track 10)
mixer:
Wally Buck (track 10)
Kevin Elson (track 10)
producer:
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 6)
Golden Earring (track 14)
Bill Ham (track 1)
Rod Stewart (track 12)
Toto (American rock group) (track 4)
Greg Lake (track 9)
Kevin Elson (track 10)
recording engineer:
Wally Buck (track 10)
Kevin Elson (track 10)
vocals:
Billy Gibbons (track 1)
Dusty Hill (track 1)
writer:
Frank Beard (track 1)
Ritchie Blackmore (track 15)
Billy Gibbons (track 1)
Ian Gillan (track 15)
Roger Glover (track 15)
Barry Hay (track 14)
Dusty Hill (track 1)
Will Jennings (track 8)
George Kooymans (track 14)
Jon Lord (track 15)
Ian Paice (track 15)
Martin Quittenton (track 12)
Rod Stewart (track 12)
Steve Winwood (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1972) (track 12)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 10)
Telstar Records Plc (1996 –) (track 1)
produced for:
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 15)
G.H. Music Ltd (track 12)
HEC Music (track 15)
Heavy Nova Music (track 2)
Henrees Music co. (track 15)
Island Music Ltd. (track 2)
Ranbach Music (track 13)
Snamyook Music (publisher associated with George Kooymans) (track 14)
Songs of Mosaic (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 2)
mixed at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 10)
recorded at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 10)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
Countdown F. by MadMixMustang (track 10)
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 5)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 500) (track 5)
arrangement of:
cover recording of:
Get It On (Bang a Gong) (track 11)
later parody versions:
Addicted to Spuds (track 2)
Expected to Love (track 2)
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 10)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 10)
Final Cuntdown (track 10)
Gideon (track 11)
Hiivasieni (track 10)
Kivinen on rakkaus (track 1)
Obadiah (track 4)
The Bible Countdown (track 10)
The Final Grinddown (track 10)
Walk on the Water (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Humo en el water (track 15)
Humppanarkkari (track 2)
Jääkärihumppa (track 10)
Savua Laatokalla (track 15)
Te peto el cacas (track 10)
later translated versions:
Na, des siech i ned (track 13)
噴火 (track 11)
recording of:
Addicted to Love (track 2)
Fanfare for the Common Man (EL&P arrangement) (track 9)
Hold the Line (track 4)
Radar Love (track 14)
Smoke on the Water (track 15)
The Final Countdown (track 10)
You Wear It Well (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Polkas on 45 (track 15)

CD 2

drums and percussion:
Mick Fleetwood (track 6)
bass:
John McVie (track 6)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Christine McVie (track 6)
guitar family:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 6)
additional producer:
Richard Dashut (track 6)
Ken Caillat (track 6)
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 6)
arranger:
Seth Justman (track 13)
assistant engineer:
Chris Morris (LA engineer & producer (late '70s)) (track 6)
composer:
Rod Argent (track 8)
Russ Ballard (track 3)
J.J. Cale (track 7)
Donald Roeser (track 5)
John Fogerty (tracks 11, 11)
Seth Justman (track 13)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Mick Ralphs (track 12)
Bob Seger (track 15)
engineer:
Richard Dashut (track 6)
Ken Caillat (track 6)
lyricist:
Rod Argent (track 8)
Russ Ballard (track 3)
J.J. Cale (track 7)
Donald Roeser (track 5)
John Fogerty (tracks 11, 11)
Seth Justman (track 13)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Bill Nelson (English experimental musician) (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Mick Ralphs (track 12)
Bob Seger (track 15)
producer:
Richard Dashut (track 6)
Fleetwood Mac (track 6)
Seth Justman (track 13)
Ken Caillat (track 6)
vocals:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 6)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Stevie Nicks (track 6)
writer:
Rod Argent (track 10)
Michael Bruce (of Alice Cooper) (track 14)
Glen Buxton (American guitarist) (track 14)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 14)
Brian Downey (Thin Lizzy drummer) (track 15)
Dennis Dunaway (track 14)
Simon Kirke (track 4)
Paul Kossoff (track 4)
Phil Lynott (track 15)
Paul Rodgers (track 4)
Neal Smith (former Alice Cooper drummer) (track 14)
Chris White (UK bassist for The Zombies) (track 10)
Tetsu Yamauchi (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 13)
Warner Bros. (holding: File NO Releases) (2004) (track 6)
EMI Catalog (2006) (track 13)
publisher:
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 5)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 14)
Ezra Music Corp. (track 14)
Henrees Music co. (track 9)
Hornall Brothers Music (tracks 11, 11)
Marquis Music Ltd. (track 8)
Marquis Songs USA (track 8)
Sony Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 14)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 14)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (1981) (track 1)
Peg Music Company (1981) (track 1)
remix of:
Elected by Alice Cooper (track 14)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Black Betty (track 2)
She’s Not There (track 8)
later parody versions:
Complain (track 7)
Gohan (track 7)
In Maine (track 7)
Manifold (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Humpaten ympäri maailman (tracks 11, 11)
later translated versions:
Aspirin (track 7)
Prätkä ja tie (track 3)
Rocken durch die ganze Welt (tracks 11, 11)
She’s Not There (Japanese version) (track 8)
Tot passarà (track 6)
live cover recording of:
live medley including a recording of:
Cowgirl's Song (track 15)
Rosalie (track 15)
recording of:
Centerfold (song by The J. Geils Band) (track 13)
Cocaine (track 7)
Don’t Stop (track 6)
Elected (track 14)
Hold Your Head Up (track 10)
Ships in the Night (track 9)
Wishing Well (Free song) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
revision of:
Reflected (track 14)

Release Group

part of: Classic Rock (Time-Life Music) (number: TL559/02)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0001607403 [info]