Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me)
Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel 5 3:55
2 Metal Guru
T. Rex 5 2:28
3 Video Killed the Radio Star
Buggles 5 3:25
4 Sunday Girl
Blondie 4.5 3:11
5 I Hear You Knocking
Dave Edmunds 2:47
6 Tiger Feet
Mud 5 3:50
7 See My Baby Jive
Wizzard 4:58
8 Under the Moon of Love
Showaddywaddy 2:56
9 Save Your Kisses for Me
Brotherhood of Man 3:03
10 The Tears of a Clown
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 4.25 2:58
11 So You Win Again
Hot Chocolate 4:22
12 Way Down
Elvis Presley 1 2:38
13 When You’re in Love With a Beautiful Woman
Dr. Hook 2:47
14 You’re the First, the Last, My Everything
Barry White 3 3:24
15 Rock Your Baby
George McCrae 3 3:18
16 Rivers of Babylon
Boney M. 4:18
17 Uptown Top Ranking
Althea & Donna 2 3:53
18 January
Pilot 3:30
19 Mississippi
Pussycat 4:35
20 Blockbuster
The Sweet 3:15
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Heart of Glass
Blondie 3:56
2 Devil Gate Drive
Suzi Quatro 5 3:47
3 Love Is the Drug
Roxy Music 3:47
4 My Sharona
The Knack 4.65 4:01
5 Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
Ian Dury and The Blockheads 3:43
6 Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)?
Buzzcocks 5 2:42
7 2‐4‐6‐8 Motorway
Tom Robinson Band 4 3:17
8 Do Anything You Wanna Do
Eddie & The Hot Rods 4:04
9 You Sexy Thing
Hot Chocolate 4 4:01
10 More Than a Woman
Tavares 5 3:13
11 You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
Leo Sayer 3:37
12 I Feel Love
Donna Summer 5 3:44
13 Lay Your Love on Me
Racey 3:14
14 Paloma Blanca
George Baker Selection 2:47
15 American Pie
Don McLean 5 4:07
16 Right Back Where We Started From
Maxine Nightingale 4 3:13
17 The Bump
Kenny 5 2:35
18 That’s the Way (I Like It)
KC and The Sunshine Band 4.5 3:06
19 I’m Not in Love
10cc 5:55
20 Wuthering Heights
Kate Bush 3:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dancing Queen (from ABBA: The Movie)
ABBA 4.55 3:53
2 Whole Lotta Love (theme from Top of the Pops)
CCS 3:09
3 Shang‐A‐Lang
Bay City Rollers 3:05
4 Gotcha (theme from Starsky & Hutch)
Tom Scott 3:37
5 Star Wars (main theme)
Geoff Love & His Orchestra 3:16
6 The Entertainer (from The Sting)
London Music Works 3:52
7 I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony) (Coca‐Cola ad)
The New Seekers 2:20
8 Scooby‐Doo – Where Are You?
London Music Works 1:55
9 Theme From Charlie's Angels
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra 1:52
10 Theme From Tales of the Unexpected
Ron Grainer & His Orchestra 2:06
11 Theme From Please Sir!
Sam Fonteyn 1:53
12 Theme From the Professionals
Laurie Johnson & The London Studio Orchestra 1:54
13 Suicide Is Painless (from M.A.S.H.)
Johnny Mandel 2:54
14 Theme From Superman
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra 4:10
15 Cavatina (from the Deer Hunter)
John Williams 3:34
16 Everybody’s Talkin’ (from Midnight Cowboy)
Nilsson 2:45
17 Theme From Fawlty Towers
The Dennis Wilson Quartet 2:43
18 Theme From Happy Days
Michigan Music Works 1:17
19 Yakety Sax (theme from Benny Hill)
Boots Randolph 2:03
20 Bring Me Sunshine
Morecambe & Wise 1:53

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Nigel Harrison (track 4)
membranophone:
Clem Burke (track 4)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 4)
Chris Stein (track 4)
Marvin Tarplin (1966-09-26) (track 10)
electric guitar:
Trevor Horn (1979) (track 3)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 4)
Geoff Downes (1979) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Dan Milazzo (track 12)
Grey Russell (track 4)
background vocals:
Warren “Pete” Moore (1966-09-26) (track 10)
Claudette Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 10)
Bobby Rogers (1966-09-26) (track 10)
Ronald White (1966-09-26) (track 10)
choir vocals:
Debi Doss (1979) (track 3)
Linda Jardim (1979) (track 3)
co-producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 6)
Nicky Chinn (track 6)
composer:
Dave Bartholomew (track 5)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 6)
Nicky Chinn (track 6)
Henry Cosby (track 10)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 12)
David Paton (track 18)
Smokey Robinson (track 10)
Stevie Wonder (track 10)
Steve Harley (track 1)
Pearl King (track 5)
Chris Stein (track 4)
Werner Theunissen (track 19)
Roy Wood (track 7)
engineer:
Ray Bardani (track 12)
Pete Coleman (track 4)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966-09-26) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (track 12)
Smokey Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 10)
Trevor Horn (1979) (track 3)
lyricist:
Dave Bartholomew (track 5)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 6)
Nicky Chinn (track 6)
Layng Martine, Jr. (Nashville songwriter) (track 12)
David Paton (track 18)
Smokey Robinson (track 10)
Steve Harley (track 1)
Pearl King (track 5)
Chris Stein (track 4)
Werner Theunissen (track 19)
Roy Wood (track 7)
mastering:
George Marino (track 12)
mixer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Ray Bardani (track 12)
David Bendeth (track 12)
orchestrator:
Andrew Powell (known for contributions to Alan Parsons Project) (track 18)
performer:
Mud (UK glam rock band) (track 6)
producer:
Buggles (track 3)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 18)
vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 4)
Sherrill Nelson (track 12)
Myrna Smith (track 12)
Kathy Westmoreland (track 12)
writer:
Harry Wayne Casey (track 15)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 20)
Nicky Chinn (track 20)
Brent Dowe (track 16)
Geoff Downes (track 3)
Richard Finch (track 15)
Althea Forrest (track 17)
Joe Gibbs (track 17)
Tony Hiller (track 9)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Martin Lee (singer, of UK pop group Brotherhood of Man) (track 9)
Trevor McNaughton (track 16)
Donna Reid (track 17)
Tony Sepe (track 14)
Lee Sheriden (track 9)
Errol Thompson (Jamaican reggae/dub producer & engineer) (track 17)
Barry White (track 14)
Bruce Woolley (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Records (not for release label use, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1979) (track 3)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 4)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 4)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 6)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 4)
EMI Longitude Music (track 15)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 3)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 3)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 15)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-09-26) (track 10)
sampled by:
Don't Stop Me by Orbital (track 3)
International Affair by Mark Ronson featuring Sean Paul & Tweet (track 17)
cover recording of:
Rivers of Babylon (track 16)
is the basis for:
Rivers of Babylon (Boney M. version) (track 16)
What You Got (track 17)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
I hea di klopfn (track 5)
Mississippi (Finnish translation) (track 19)
Mississippi (German version) (track 19)
齊上小山崗 (track 16)
recording of:
Block Buster! (track 20)
January (track 18)
Mississippi (track 19)
Rock Your Baby (track 15)
See My Baby Jive (track 7)
Sunday Girl (track 4)
Tiger Feet (track 6)
Uptown Top Ranking (track 17)
The Tears of a Clown (1966-09-26) (track 10)
Way Down (1976-10-29) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 3)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 3)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
James Gadson (track 10)
membranophone:
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 15)
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 4)
guitar:
Bob Bowles (track 10)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 4)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 4)
bass:
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 15)
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 4)
banjo:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
electric piano:
Ray Colcord (1971-05-26) (track 15)
vibraphone:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 15)
electric guitar:
David Spinozza (1971-05-26) (track 15)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 10)
Bob Zimmitti (track 10)
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 15)
piano:
Sonny Burke (Keyboard player) (track 10)
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1971-05-26) (track 15)
marimba:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 15)
arranger:
Buzzcocks (track 6)
choir vocals:
West 44th Street Rhythm and Noise Choir (1971-05-26) (track 15)
composer:
Chaz Jankel (track 5)
Andy Mackay (track 3)
Don McLean (track 15)
Tom Robinson (British singer-songwriter, bassist and radio presenter) (track 7)
Errol Brown (track 9)
Kate Bush (track 20)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 6)
engineer:
Doug Bennett (producer, engineer) (track 6)
Tom Flye (track 15)
Martin Rushent (track 6)
lead vocals:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 4)
lyricist:
Don McLean (track 15)
Tom Robinson (British singer-songwriter, bassist and radio presenter) (track 7)
Errol Brown (track 9)
Kate Bush (track 20)
Ian Dury (track 5)
Bryan Ferry (track 3)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 6)
mixer:
Martin Rushent (track 6)
producer:
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 13)
Freddie Perren (track 10)
Martin Rushent (track 6)
vocals:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 15)
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 15)
writer:
Berton Averre (track 4)
Pete Bellotte (track 12)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 18)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (tracks 2, 13)
Nicky Chinn (tracks 2, 13)
Phil Coulter (track 17)
J. Vincent Edwards (track 16)
Douglas Fieger (track 4)
Richard Finch (track 18)
Barry Gibb (track 10)
Maurice Gibb (track 10)
Robin Gibb (track 10)
Graham Gouldman (track 19)
Deborah Harry (track 1)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 17)
Giorgio Moroder (track 12)
Chris Stein (track 1)
Eric Stewart (track 19)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 12)
Pierre Tubbs (track 16)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 1)
BMG Songs Ltd. (track 3)
Benny Bird Co. Inc. (track 15)
Budde Music Inc. (track 12)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 1)
E.G. Music Ltd. (track 3)
EMI Longitude Music (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 19)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 15)
MCA Publishing Ltd. (track 15)
Rick S. Music (track 12)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 15)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong/China subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 15)
Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!) (track 15)
Man-Ken Music Ltd. (1975) (track 19)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 9)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 4)
cover recording of:
More Than a Woman (track 10)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 18)
King of Snake (track 12)
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 4)
Comme des connards (track 4)
I'm Not in Hove (track 19)
My Bologna (track 4)
Parable Guy (track 15)
The Saga Begins (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 1)
later translated versions:
Es‐tu déjà tombé amoureux ("Ever Fallen in Love" in French/English) (track 6)
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 1)
愛到你發狂 (track 4)
愛情基本法 (track 16)
置き去りの夢 (track 19)
later versions:
Feu de paille (track 15)
recording of:
Devil Gate Drive (track 2)
Heart of Glass (track 1)
I Feel Love (track 12)
I’m Not in Love (track 19)
Lay Your Love on Me (track 13)
Love Is the Drug (track 3)
The Bump (track 17)
Wuthering Heights (track 20)
American Pie (1971-05-26) (track 15)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 9)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 4)
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 1)

CD 3

violin arranger:
Sven-Olof Walldoff (track 1)
membranophone:
Roger Palm (track 1)
bass:
Rutger Gunnarsson (track 1)
additional lyricist:
Willie Dixon (track 2)
arranger:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
composer:
Arthur Kent (track 20)
Johnny Mandel (American composer and arranger) (track 13)
Tom Scott (saxophonist) (track 4)
engineer:
Michael B. Tretow (track 1)
lyricist:
Mike Altman (track 13)
Sylvia Dee (track 20)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
writer:
Stig Anderson (track 1)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 1)
John Bonham (track 2)
Phil Coulter (track 3)
John Paul Jones (UK rock musician of Led Zeppelin & Them Crooked Vultures) (track 2)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 3)
Jimmy Page (track 2)
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin) (track 2)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Polar Music AB (1976) (track 1)
publisher:
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 13)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 1)
Union Songs Music (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
recorded at:
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1976) (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Fly With Me by 98° (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 171) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Whole Lotta Love (track 2)
is based on:
You Need Love (track 2)
later parody versions:
Dancing Queer (track 1)
Desperate Queen (track 1)
Whole Lotta Lunch (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Rettungssing (track 1)
later translated versions:
La reina del baile (track 1)
later versions:
Dancing Queen (German version) (track 1)
recording of:
Bring Me Sunshine (track 20)
Dancing Queen (track 1)
Shang-A-Lang (track 3)
Suicide Is Painless (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
ABBA Cappella (track 1)