Annotation

According to a discogs note: "Many of the tracks here are given the incorrect mix names, and some are not even 12" versions."

Annotation last modified on 2013-02-01 17:23 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Could Be Happy (12" version)
Altered Images 5:39
2 You Spin Me Right Round (Like a Record) (Metro 12" extended mix)
Dead or Alive 7:27
3 Holding Out for a Hero (club mix)
Bonnie Tyler 6:21
4 Change of Heart (12" extended club mix)
Cyndi Lauper 7:54
5 E = MC2 (12" version)
Big Audio Dynamite 5:32
6 Choice? (extended mix)
The Blow Monkeys 5:26
7 I'm in the Mood for Dancing (Full on remix)
The Nolans 3:19
8 Go Wild in the Country (12" version)
Bow Wow Wow 5:21
9 When the Going Gets Tough (extended mix)
Billy Ocean 4:08
10 Sonic Boom Boy (extended remix)
Westworld 2:55
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rhythm Is Going to Get You (special 12" dance mix)
Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine 7:07
2 Wishing (If I Had a Photograph of You) (extended mix)
A Flock of Seagulls 4.5 9:37
3 I Second That Emotion (extended mix)
Japan 5:17
4 I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down (extended mix)
Paul Young 5:07
5 Doctor! Doctor! (12" mix)
Thompson Twins 5:46
6 Superfly Guy
S’Express 3:33
7 She Wants to Dance With Me (12" mix)
Rick Astley 3:16
8 Can't Wait Another Minute (12" mix)
Five Star 4:31
9 Megablast (Rap Merlin & DJ Dezire extended mix)
Bomb the Bass 6:53
10 Burn It Up (12" version)
The Beatmasters 4:26
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Favourite Shirt (Boy Meets Girl) (12" version)
Haircut One Hundred 7:08
2 I Can't Go for That (extended club mix)
Hall & Oates 5:10
3 Drop the Boy (Shep Petibone mix)
Bros 6:48
4 When We Were Young (12" club mix)
Bucks Fizz 6:27
5 John Wayne Is a Big Leggy (Groovy long version)
Haysi Fantayzee 6:56
6 Doctorin' the House (extended mix) (feat. Yazz and the Plastic Population)
Coldcut 3:47
7 Love Resurrection (extended mix)
Alison Moyet 3.5 3:52
8 It's Raining Men (12" version)
The Weather Girls 5:25
9 Automatic (extended mix)
The Pointer Sisters 6:07
10 Let the Beat Hit 'em (12" version)
Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam 4:38

Credits

CD 1

additional lyricist:
Cyndi Lauper (track 4)
composer:
Matthew Ashman (track 8)
Dave Barbarossa (track 8)
Leigh Gorman (track 8)
Malcolm McLaren (track 8)
Jim Steinman (track 3)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
Essra Mohawk (track 4)
lyricist:
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
Essra Mohawk (track 4)
Dean Pitchford (track 3)
writer:
Bob Derwood Andrews (track 10)
Wayne Brathwaite (track 9)
Pete Burns (track 2)
Nick Burton (UK techno producer/artwork/photography) (track 10)
Steve Coy (track 2)
Dan Donovan (keyboards (Big Audio Dynamite/Dreadzone)) (track 5)
Barry Eastmond (track 9)
Ben Findon (track 7)
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track 5)
Don Letts (track 5)
Tim Lever (track 2)
Malcolm McLaren (track 8)
Mike Myers (Producer) (track 7)
Billy Ocean (track 9)
Mike Percy (track 2)
Bob Puzey (track 7)
Elizabeth Westwood (track 10)
publisher:
8111524 Music (track 4)
Burning Music Ltd. (track 2)
Métisse Music (track 2)
Smoking Word Music (track 4)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 3)
is based on:
Stark Raving Love (track 3)
later parody versions:
Right Round (track 2)
later translated versions:
ヒーロー (track 3)
recording of:
Change of Heart (track 4)
Choice (track 6)
E=mc² (track 5)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 3)
Sonic Boom Boy (track 10)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Rick Astley (track 7)
Pascal Gabriel (track 6)
Mark Moore (track 6)
Earl Randle (US songwriter for Hi Records) (track 4)
Tim Simenon (track 9)
lyricist:
Rick Astley (track 7)
Earl Randle (US songwriter for Hi Records) (track 4)
producer:
Mike Howlett (track 2)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 5)
Al Cleveland (track 3)
Alannah Currie (track 5)
Gloria Estefan (track 1)
Enrique Garcia (Miami Sound Machine) (track 1)
Joe Leeway (track 5)
Frank Maudsley (track 2)
Paul Reynolds (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 3)
Ali Score (track 2)
Mike Score (track 2)
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc. (track 4)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 3)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 2)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
STP (track 3)
later parody versions:
Doctor Doctor (Parody) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Khúc yêu ma (Mỗi đêm... khi em tắt ca ngọn đèn khuya...) (track 1)
recording of:
Burn It Up (track 10)
Doctor! Doctor! (track 5)
Megablast (track 9)
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You (At night when you turn off all the lights... There's no place that you can hide...) (track 1)
Superfly Guy (track 6)

CD 3

drums (drum set):
Tim Goldsmith (track 7)
keyboard:
Tony Swain (track 7)
background vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 7)
composer:
Mark Goldenberg (track 9)
Daryl Hall (track 2)
Warren Harry (track 4)
Nick Heyward (track 1)
engineer:
Michael Hutchinson (track 9)
lead vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 7)
lyricist:
Daryl Hall (track 2)
Sara Allen (track 2)
Warren Harry (track 4)
Nick Heyward (track 1)
John Oates (track 2)
producer:
Steve Jolley (track 7)
Tony Swain (track 7)
remixer:
Jellybean (US producer John Benitez) (track 9)
writer:
Matt Black (British DJ and one half of Coldcut) (track 6)
Paul Caplin (track 5)
Kate Garner (track 5)
Nicky Graham (track 3)
Jeremy Healy (track 5)
Paul Jabara (track 8)
Steve Jolley (track 7)
Jonathan More (of Coldcut) (track 6)
Alison Moyet (track 7)
Paul Shaffer (pianist, bandleader, Dave Letterman's sidekick) (track 8)
Tony Swain (track 7)
Thomas Watkins (track 3)
Yazz (British singer Yasmin Marie Evans, not the Empire cast member) (track 6)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 8)
remix of:
later parody versions:
Raining Blood (track 8)
later translated versions:
Es regnet Jungs (track 8)
recording of:
Automatic (track 9)
Drop the Boy (track 3)
It’s Raining Men (track 8)
Love Resurrection (track 7)
When We Were Young (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 8)