Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:20
2 Why?
Bronski Beat 3.5 4:04
3 Poison Arrow
ABC 5 3:23
4 Yeh-Yeh
Matt Bianco 5:24
5 Under the Milky Way
The Church 5 4:57
6 Don't Tell Me
Blancmange 3:30
7 What the Papers Say
Bad Manners 2:54
8 Trouble
Heaven 17 4:02
9 Ayla
Flash and the Pan 4:29
10 The Passenger
Siouxsie and the Banshees 5:10
11 P-Machinery
Propaganda 4 3:50
12 Hypnotic Tango
My Mine 3:46
13 Tarzan Boy
Baltimora 2.5 3:48
14 Election Day
Arcadia 4:28
15 So Alive
Love and Rockets 4:10
16 Love Missile F1-11
Sigue Sigue Sputnik 5 3:46
17 Spirit in the Sky
Doctor and the Medics 5 3:25
18 Driving Away From Home
It's Immaterial 4:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Take On Me
a‐ha 4.45 3:47
2 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4.25 4:20
3 Love Is a Stranger
Eurythmics 3:44
4 Down to Earth
Curiosity Killed the Cat 3:50
5 Shattered Dreams
Johnny Hates Jazz 4.5 3:26
6 New Song
Howard Jones 4 4:13
7 Take My Breath Away
Berlin 5 4:11
8 Tunnel of Love
Fun Boy Three 3:07
9 On My Way in L.A.
Phil Carmen 7:00
10 Street Cafe
Icehouse 4:09
11 Waiting for Another Chance
Endgames 3:52
12 One Thing Leads to Another
The Fixx 5 3:15
13 Look Away
Big Country 3 4:25
14 Camouflage
Stan Ridgway 5:02
15 The Captain of Her Heart
Double 4:33
16 Hyperactive!
Thomas Dolby 4:08
17 Another Holiday
The Other Ones 3:32
18 When Will I Be Famous?
Bros 5:00

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 3)
drums:
Richard Ploog (track 5)
guitar:
Peter Koppes (track 5)
bass:
Steve Kilbey (track 5)
synclavier:
Awesome Welles (track 5)
keyboard:
Greg Kuehn (track 5)
composer:
Maurizio Bassi (track 13)
Steve Bronski (track 2)
Claudia Brücken (track 11)
David J (track 15)
Martin Degville (track 16)
Susanne Freytag (track 11)
Ricky Gardiner (track 10)
Rodgers Grant (track 4)
Glenn Gregory (track 8)
Kevin Haskins (track 15)
Tony James (track 16)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 8)
Michael Mertens (track 11)
Pat Patrick (track 4)
Jimmy Somerville (track 2)
Larry Steinbachek (track 2)
Martyn Ware (track 8)
Neal Whitmore (track 16)
Daniel Ash (track 15)
Ralf Dörper (track 11)
Keith Forsey (track 1)
Norman Greenbaum (track 17)
Steve Schiff (track 1)
engineer:
Gary Langan (track 3)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 3)
lyricist:
Martin Degville (track 16)
Glenn Gregory (track 8)
Tony James (track 16)
Neal Whitmore (track 16)
Daniel Ash (track 15)
Ralf Dörper (track 11)
Keith Forsey (track 1)
Norman Greenbaum (track 17)
Naimy Hackett (track 13)
Jon Hendricks (track 4)
Iggy Pop (track 10)
Steve Schiff (track 1)
performer:
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 1)
producer:
The Church (track 5)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Greg Ladanyi (track 5)
Stephen Lipson (track 11)
Giorgio Moroder (track 16)
Waddy Wachtel (track 5)
Keith Forsey (track 1)
vocals:
Steve Kilbey (track 5)
Grace Jones (track 14)
writer:
Neil Arthur (track 6)
John Campbell (of It's Immaterial & Yachts) (track 18)
Louis Cook (track 7)
David Farren (track 7)
Martin Fry (track 3)
Paul Hyman (track 7)
Karin Jansson (track 5)
Steve Kilbey (track 5)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 14)
Mark Lickley (track 3)
Stephen Luscombe (track 6)
Mauro Malavasi (track 12)
Andrew Marson (track 7)
Stefano Micheli (Tayx) (track 12)
Nick Rhodes (track 14)
Stephen Singleton (track 3)
Martin Stewart (member of Bad Manners, The Selecter) (track 7)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 14)
Douglas Trendle (track 7)
Brian Tuitt (track 7)
Harry Vanda (track 9)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 3)
Jarvis Whitehead (track 18)
George Young (Australian producer) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 3)
publisher:
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 3)
recorded at:
remixes:
Why? (Remix) by Bronski Beat (track 2)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 1)
cover recording of:
The Passenger (track 10)
Yeh, Yeh (track 4)
Spirit in the Sky (1986) (track 17)
is the basis for:
Popped (track 10)
Tell Me Why (track 2)
later parody versions:
Spirit Inside (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Humppareissu (track 10)
later translated versions:
O passageiro (track 10)
Yeh, yeh (track 4)
recording of:
Ayla (track 9)
Don't Tell Me (track 6)
Election Day (track 14)
Hypnotic Tango (track 12)
Poison Arrow (track 3)
So Alive (track 15)
Tarzan Boy (track 13)
Trouble (track 8)
Why? (track 2)
p:Machinery (track 11)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 1)

CD 2

drums:
Chris Frantz (track 2)
guitar:
David Byrne (track 2)
guitar and keyboard:
Jerry Harrison (track 2)
bass:
Tina Weymouth (track 2)
background vocals:
Jerry Harrison (track 2)
Tina Weymouth (track 2)
composer:
David Byrne (track 2)
Clark Datchler (track 5)
Iva Davies (track 10)
Thomas Dolby (track 16)
Annie Lennox (track 3)
Giorgio Moroder (track 7)
Stan Ridgway (track 14)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
Stuart Adamson (track 13)
Felix Haug (track 15)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 6)
Kurt Maloo (track 15)
engineer:
Will Gosling (track 13)
Jeremy Green (track 8)
lyricist:
David Byrne (track 2)
Clark Datchler (track 5)
Iva Davies (track 10)
Thomas Dolby (track 16)
Annie Lennox (track 3)
Stan Ridgway (track 14)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
Stuart Adamson (track 13)
Felix Haug (track 15)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 6)
Kurt Maloo (track 15)
Tom Whitlock (track 7)
mastering:
Ian Cooper (UK mastering engineer) (track 3)
mixer:
John Ratcliff (track 1)
Eric Thorngren (track 2)
Walter Turbitt (track 13)
a‐ha (track 1)
performer:
Andrew Cader (track 2)
producer:
David Byrne (track 8)
Double (Swiss pop duo, Felix Haug & Kurt Maloo) (track 15)
Rupert Hine (track 12)
Robin Millar (track 13)
Giorgio Moroder (track 7)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
Alan Tarney (track 1)
Colin Thurston (track 6)
Adam Williams (track 3)
recorded by:
Eric Thorngren (track 2)
vocals:
David Byrne (track 2)
Stuart Adamson (track 13)
writer:
Alfie Agius (track 12)
Toby Andersen (keyboardist) (track 4)
Phil Carmen (track 9)
Cy Curnin (track 12)
Michael Drummond (track 4)
Magne Furuholmen (track 1)
Willie Gardner (ex-member of Endgames) (track 11)
Lynval Golding (track 8)
Stephan Gottwald (track 17)
Rupert Greenall (track 12)
Terry Hall (track 8)
Morten Harket (track 1)
Uwe Hoffmann (producer ("Die Ärzte", ...), drummer) (track 17)
Alf Klimek (track 17)
Jayney Klimek (track 17)
Johnny Klimek (track 17)
Brian McGee (UK drummer) (track 11)
Douglas Muirden (track 11)
David Murdoch (track 11)
David Rudden (Berlin Blondes, Endgames) (track 11)
Simon Dale Sanders (track 9)
Neville Staple (track 8)
Jamie West-Oram (track 12)
Paul Wishart (track 11)
Adam Woods (track 12)
publisher:
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 7)
Jastian Music Inc. (track 7)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (track 7)
株式会社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 7)
Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) (1986) (tracks 13, 13)
mash-ups:
Crank on Me by Sean Peden (track 1)
remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
Anti-Hit List: March 18, 1996 (number: 9) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Corporate Trash (track 1)
later parody versions:
James 1:3 (track 1)
Take On Me (Literal Video Version) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Le Bleu des regrets (Take my Breath Away) (track 7)
Toglimi il respiro (Take My Breath Away) (track 7)
激情 (track 7)
recording of:
(Another) Holiday (track 17)
Camouflage (track 14)
Down to Earth (track 4)
Hyperactive! (track 16)
Look Away (track 13)
Love Is a Stranger (track 3)
New Song (track 6)
On My Way in L.A (track 9)
One Thing Leads to Another (The Fixx song) (track 12)
Road to Nowhere (track 2)
Shattered Dreams (track 5)
Street Cafe (track 10)
Take On Me (track 1)
Tunnel of Love (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 1)

Release Group

part of: Pop & Wave (number: 6)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/550772 [info]