Tracklist

CD 1: 1967-1986
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Flowers in the Rain Kaiser Chiefs 3:01
2 All Along the Watchtower The Fratellis 3:57
3 Cupid Amy Winehouse 3:22
4 Lola Robbie Williams 4:13
5 Your Song The Streets 3:58
6 Betcha by Golly, Wow Sugababes 3:38
7 You're So Vain The Feeling 4:09
8 Band on the Run Foo Fighters 4.5 5:08
9 Love Is the Drug Kylie Minogue 3:51
10 Let's Stick Together KT Tunstall 3:04
11 Sound and Vision Franz Ferdinand 3:08
12 Teenage Kicks The Raconteurs 2:45
13 Can't Stand Losing You MIKA vs. Armand van Helden 4:08
14 Too Much Too Young Kasabian 2:06
15 Under Pressure Keane 3:55
16 Town Called Malice McFly 2:56
17 Come Back and Stay James Morrison 3:45
18 Careless Whisper Gossip 3:34
19 The Power of Love The Pigeon Detectives 3:25
20 Don't Get Me Wrong Lily Allen 3:55
CD 2: 1987-2006
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Sexy Thing Stereophonics 4:06
2 Fast Car Mutya Buena 3:09
3 Lullaby Editors 4:18
4 Englishman in New York Razorlight 4:04
5 Crazy for You Groove Armada 4:20
6 It Must Be Love Paolo Nutini 3:57
7 All That She Wants The Kooks 2:34
8 You're All I Need to Get By Mark Ronson 3:13
9 Stillness in Time Calvin Harris 3:45
10 No Diggity Klaxons 3:23
11 Lovefool Just Jack 3:41
12 Ray of Light Natasha Bedingfield 4:14
13 Drinking in L.A. The Twang 3:35
14 The Great Beyond The Fray 4:41
15 Teenage Dirtbag Girls Aloud 3:50
16 Like I Love You Maxïmo Park 3:33
17 Don't Look Back Into the Sun The View 2:49
18 Toxic Hard‐Fi 3:16
19 Father and Son The Enemy 4:02
20 Steady, as She Goes Corinne Bailey Rae 3:12

Credits

CD 1: 1967-1986

acoustic guitar:
Luke Potashnick (track 4)
Fil Eisler (track 4)
violin:
Heather Badke (track 5)
Fiona Brice (track 5)
Marianne Haynes (track 5)
Sarah Sexton (Irish violinist) (track 5)
cello:
Natasya Hodges (track 5)
Amy Langley (track 5)
Sarah McMahon (cellist) (track 5)
drums (drum set):
Johnny Jenkins (British drummer) (track 5)
Brian MacLeod (American drummer) (track 4)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Luke Bullen (track 10)
bass guitar:
Paul Ill (track 4)
bass guitar and guitar:
Wayne Bennett (guitarist with The Streets) (track 5)
strings:
viola:
Louise Hogan (violist) (track 5)
Polly Wiltshire (track 5)
bass:
Arnulf Lindner (track 10)
electric guitar:
Randy Mitchell (track 4)
Gary Nuttall (track 4)
KT Tunstall (scottish singer/songwriter) (track 10)
electric guitar and harmonica:
Sam Lewis (UK based singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 10)
brass:
Dave Bishop (track 4)
Steve Sidwell (track 4)
Andy Wood (trombonist) (track 4)
percussion:
kazoo, keyboard and trumpet:
Kenny Dickenson (track 10)
piano:
Chris Brown (keyboard player with The Streets) (track 5)
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 4)
additional engineer:
Nick Cervonaro (track 5)
Paul Lani (track 4)
Paul Stanborough (track 4)
additional mixer:
Richard Edgeler (track 10)
additional producer:
Steve Anderson (producer, in groups Scratch Acid, Brothers in Rhythm, et al) (track 9)
Anna Tjan (track 10)
assistant engineer:
Frank Moore (US engineer) (track 15)
assistant mixer:
Alex Dromgoole (track 15)
background vocals:
Fil Eisler (track 4)
Gary Nuttall (track 4)
Jackie Rawe (track 5)
Kevin Mark Trail (track 5)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Robbie Williams (track 4)
composer:
David Bowie (track 11)
Elton John (tracks 5, 5)
Andy Mackay (track 9)
Sam Cooke (track 3)
Jerry Dammers (track 14)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Wilbert Harrison (track 10)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 20)
Jack Lee (US songwriter and musician) (track 17)
George Michael (track 18)
John O’Neill (of The Undertones) (track 12)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 18)
Carly Simon (track 7)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 13)
Paul Weller (track 16)
Roy Wood (track 1)
Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11) (track 2)
engineer:
Paul Brown (aka "The Antichrist", UK engineer at Soundworks Studios) (track 19)
Phil Nicolo (track 15)
Steve Orchard (producer and engineer) (track 5)
guest background vocals:
Girls Aloud (track 11)
lyricist:
David Bowie (track 11)
Sam Cooke (track 3)
Jerry Dammers (track 14)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Bryan Ferry (track 9)
Wilbert Harrison (track 10)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 20)
Jack Lee (US songwriter and musician) (track 17)
George Michael (track 18)
John O’Neill (of The Undertones) (track 12)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 18)
Carly Simon (track 7)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 13)
Bernie Taupin (tracks 5, 5)
Paul Weller (track 16)
Roy Wood (track 1)
Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11) (track 2)
mixer:
Calvin Harris (dance DJ, producer, songwriter from Scotland) (track 9)
Adrian Bushby (track 19)
Mike Pelanconi (track 20)
Tim Powell (Songwriter) (track 11)
Mark “Spike” Stent (producer, engineer) (track 15)
Jeremy Wheatley (UK mix engineer, aka Jim Bob) (track 10)
Richard Flack (producer/engineer) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Robert Williams (2007) (track 4)
producer:
Gareth Brown (UK engineer/producer) (track 20)
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 4)
Calvin Harris (dance DJ, producer, songwriter from Scotland) (track 9)
Brian Higgins (British producer and song writer) (track 11)
Will Jackson (track 19)
Keane (track 15)
Richard Morris (sound engineer) (track 10)
programming:
Richard Flack (producer/engineer) (track 4)
recording engineer:
Nick Coler (track 11)
Dario Dendi (track 11)
Richard Morris (sound engineer) (track 10)
John Paterno (track 4)
Martin Smith (British producer and recording engineer) (track 11)
vocals:
Mike Skinner (track 5)
KT Tunstall (scottish singer/songwriter) (track 10)
writer:
Thom Bell (songwriter, producer) (track 6)
David Bowie (track 15)
Johnny Colla (track 19)
Linda Creed (track 6)
John Deacon (track 15)
Chris Hayes (US rock guitarist & singer (Huey Lewis & The News)) (track 19)
Huey Lewis (track 19)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 15)
Linda McCartney (track 8)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 8)
Freddie Mercury (track 15)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Island Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK record company) (track 7)
XL Recordings Ltd. (2006) (track 12)
Back Yard Recordings (2007) (track 18)
B‐Unique Records (2007) (track 1)
Dance to the Radio (2007) (track 19)
Domino Recording Co. Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2007) (track 11)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2007) (tracks 9, 20)
Jaydone Ltd. ("record company trading as Relentless Records") (2007) (track 10)
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (2007) (track 17)
Pure Groove Ltd. (2007) (track 5)
Roswell Records, Inc. (2007) (track 8)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (2007) (track 14)
The In Good Company Co. Ltd. (2007) (track 4)
Universal Island Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK record company) (2007) (tracks 2–3, 6, 13, 15–16)
publisher:
ATV Music Corp. (track 8)
BMG Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Bewlay Bros. Music (track 15)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 17)
Chrysalis Songs (track 17)
Clive Banks Music (track 20)
C’est Music (track 7)
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30) ( – ????) (tracks 5, 5)
E.G. Music Ltd. (publisher) (track 9)
Fleur Music Ltd. (track 11)
Huey Lewis Music (track 19)
Kags Music Corp. (track 3)
Kinda Blue Music (track 19)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (track 15)
Mainman Saag (New York) (track 11)
Mijac Music (track 6)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 15)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 16)
Tintoretto Music (track 11)
Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. (fka Dick James Music Ltd.) (tracks 5, 5)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (track 13)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 6)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
Éditer à Paris (track 11)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (tracks 6, 19)
Dwarf Music (1968 –) (track 2)
engineered at:
mixed at:
South Lane Studio (track 15)
produced at:
recorded at:
cover recording of:
Band on the Run (track 8)
Careless Whisper (track 18)
Come Back and Stay (track 17)
Cupid (track 3)
Don't Get Me Wrong (track 20)
Lola (track 4)
Love Is the Drug (track 9)
Sound and Vision (track 11)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 19)
Too Much Too Young (track 14)
Town Called Malice (track 16)
Under Pressure (track 15)
Your Song (track 5)
You’re So Vain (track 7)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Belly of the Whale (track 18)
Ice Ice Baby (track 15)
The Pitch (Spectacular Spectacular) (Moulin Rouge!) (tracks 5, 5)
Watchtower (track 2)
later parody versions:
Man on the Run (track 8)
The Power Above (track 19)
Yoda (track 4)
You're So Plain (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Dedieu la foire (track 10)
later translated versions:
Alle mitnander (track 10)
Kovan pojan blues (track 10)
Kärlekens kraft (track 19)
Lola (track 4)
Lola (track 4)
Lola (track 4)
Naokoło wieży (track 2)
Sinun laulusi (tracks 5, 5)
So bist du (track 7)
Tu canción (tracks 5, 5)
Wi-j doet 't samen (track 10)
夢幻的擁抱 (track 18)
最佳男主角 (track 7)
無心快語 (track 18)
later versions:
live cover recording of:
Teenage Kicks (track 12)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 15)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 15)
recording of:
Your Song (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (tracks 5, 5)

CD 2: 1987-2006

drums (drum set):
Simon Allen (UK drummer for The New Mastersounds) (track 20)
Jim Duguid (track 6)
Steve Kemp (track 18)
Ben Wysocki (track 14)
organ:
Bob Birch (UK keyboard player) (track 20)
guitar:
Ben Barker (track 20)
David Welsh (track 14)
Richard Archer (track 18)
Joe King (guitarist and vocalist in The Fray) (track 14)
Ross Phillips (track 18)
bass:
Neil Innes (track 20)
Dan Lavery (track 14)
Michael McDaid (track 6)
Kai Stephens (track 18)
electric guitar:
Donny Little (track 6)
piano:
Isaac Slade (track 14)
additional background vocals:
Hugo Bedford (track 18)
Warren Clarke (aka Rhythmatix & South Central) (track 18)
additional engineer:
Mark Maher (US engineer) (track 14)
Lee Slater (UK engineer/producer) (track 7)
additional performer:
Andrew Frampton (track 12)
Wayne Wilkins (track 12)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Corinne Bailey Rae (track 20)
composer:
Simon Gallup (track 3)
Jason Kay (English singer, Jamiroquai) (track 9)
Jon Lind (track 5)
Roger O’Donnell (track 3)
Toby Smith (track 9)
Porl Thompson (track 3)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 3)
Boris Williams (track 3)
Joker (track 7)
Brendan Brown (track 15)
Tracy Chapman (track 2)
Buddha (track 7)
Labi Siffre (track 6)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 3)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 19)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 4)
Peter Svensson (guitarist, composer, producer; member of The Cardigans) (track 11)
engineer:
Aaron Johnson (producer/mixer/engineer, worked with The Fray) (track 14)
Cameron Craig (track 6)
Richard Formby (track 20)
Paul Grady (track 7)
lyricist:
Joker (track 7)
John Bettis (track 5)
Brendan Brown (track 15)
Tracy Chapman (track 2)
Buddha (track 7)
Nina Persson (track 11)
Labi Siffre (track 6)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 3)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 19)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 4)
Peter Svensson (guitarist, composer, producer; member of The Cardigans) (track 11)
mixer:
Steve Chrisanthou (track 20)
Jimmy Hogarth (track 6)
Aaron Johnson (producer/mixer/engineer, worked with The Fray) (track 14)
Jessica Corcoran (track 16)
Andy Thornton (track 20)
Cenzo Townshend (engineer) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Klaxons (2007) (track 10)
Mark Ronson (UK pop & hip hop producer) (2007) (track 8)
producer:
Steve Chrisanthou (track 20)
Mike Flynn (A&R executive) (track 14)
Andrew Frampton (track 12)
Jimmy Hogarth (track 6)
Aaron Johnson (producer/mixer/engineer, worked with The Fray) (track 14)
Gavin Monaghan (track 3)
Mark Ronson (UK pop & hip hop producer) (track 8)
Wayne Wilkins (track 12)
Richard Archer (track 18)
Corinne Bailey Rae (track 20)
vocals:
Richard Archer (track 18)
Joe King (guitarist and vocalist in The Fray) (track 14)
Paolo Nutini (track 6)
Ross Phillips (track 18)
Isaac Slade (track 14)
Kai Stephens (track 18)
Tawiah (track 8)
Wale (US rapper) (track 8)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 8)
Carl Barât (track 17)
Bran Van 3000 (track 13)
Errol Brown (track 1)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 14)
Dave Curtiss (track 12)
Cathy Dennis (track 18)
James Di Salvio (track 13)
Peter Doherty (Libertines) (track 17)
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 10)
Chauncey Hannibal (track 10)
Chad Hugo (track 16)
Henrik Jonback (track 18)
Christian Karlsson (track 18)
Duane Larson (track 13)
Christine Leach (track 12)
Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone (American singer-songwriter, actress, businesswoman, “Queen of Pop”) (track 12)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 14)
Clive Muldoon (track 12)
William Orbit (English musician, composer and record producer) (track 12)
Teddy Riley (US R&B singer & producer) (track 10)
Valerie Simpson (track 8)
William "Skylz" Stewart (US hip-hop producer) (track 10)
Michael Stipe (track 14)
Justin Timberlake (track 16)
Haig Vartzbedian (track 13)
Richard Vick (track 10)
Lynise Walters (track 10)
Pharrell Williams (track 16)
Tony Wilson (bassist/songwriter, member of Hot Chocolate) (track 1)
Pontus Winnberg (track 18)
Bill Withers (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
1965 Records (2007) (track 17)
B‐Unique Records (2007) (track 13)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2007) (track 20)
Kitchenware Records Ltd. (2007) (track 3)
Mercury Records (a UMG imprint, do not use it as a company) (2007) (track 4)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2007) (track 11)
Necessary Records (2007) (track 18)
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (2007) (track 15)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2007) (track 14)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (2007) (tracks 5, 9, 12)
Universal Island Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK record company) (2007) (track 2)
V2 Music Limited (holding company - do not use as release label) (2007) (track 1)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2007) (track 7)
Warner Music UK Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2007) (tracks 6, 19)
Warp Records Limited (2007) (track 16)
publisher:
Cat Music Ltd. (track 19)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 6)
Murlyn Songs AB (track 18)
Polygram Songs (track 7)
Stockholm Songs (track 11)
Universal Z Songs (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 5)
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 2)
Freshwater Music Ltd. (1970 –) (track 19)
Irving Music, Inc. (1970 –) (track 19)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (2000) (track 15)
Montauk Mantis Productions (2000) (track 15)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 5)
recorded at:
cover recording of:
All That She Wants (track 7)
Crazy for You (Vision Quest) (track 5)
Drinking in L.A. (track 13)
Fast Car (track 2)
Father and Son (Cat Stevens) (track 19)
It Must Be Love (track 6)
Like I Love You (track 16)
Lovefool (track 11)
Lullaby (track 3)
No Diggity (track 10)
Ray of Light (track 12)
Steady, as She Goes (track 20)
Stillness in Time (track 9)
Teenage Dirtbag (track 15)
The Great Beyond (track 14)
Toxic (track 18)
You Sexy Thing (track 1)
is the basis for:
Fight Test (track 19)
later parody versions:
Fast Dick (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Friesenjung (track 4)
Toxique (track 18)
later translated versions:
Africain à Paris (track 4)
Alles was sie will (track 7)
Scharfes Ding (track 1)
later versions:
referred to in medleys:
Faint Toxic (mashup of Faint and Toxic by DJ Rob Boskamp) (track 18)
Riff Off (track 10)
Polka Power! (track 12)

Release

copyrighted by:BBC Worldwide Ltd. (not for release label use! for copyrights use only) (2007)
phonographic copyright by:BBC Worldwide Ltd. (not for release label use! for copyrights use only) (2007)
rights society:BIEM (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries)
SABAM (do not use this as a label)
licensed to:Universal Music TV (UK)
ASIN:UK: B000VRVTSO [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1108836 [info]