Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Addicted to Love
Robert Palmer 5 4:06
2 Everybody Have Fun Tonight
Wang Chung 5 4:18
3 Don't Get Me Wrong
The Pretenders 4.5 3:51
4 Sara
Starship 5 4:25
5 So Far Away
Dire Straits 5 5:09
6 Rock Me Amadeus
Falco 3.7 3:23
7 Talk to Me
Stevie Nicks 5 4:16
8 Invisible Touch
Genesis 4 3:30
9 Glory of Love
Peter Cetera 4.2 4:23
10 Walk This Way
Run‐D.M.C. feat. Aerosmith 3.8 5:13
11 Word Up
Cameo 4.2 4:21
12 The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades
Timbuk 3 5 3:26
13 Venus
Bananarama 3:52
14 Mad About You
Belinda Carlisle 5 3:39
15 Kyrie
Mr. Mister 5 4:18
16 Burning Heart
Survivor 4.5 3:55
17 Life in a Northern Town
The Dream Academy 4.35 4:20
18 No One Is to Blame
Howard Jones 5 4:13

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
membranophone:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 18)
Pat Mastelotto (track 15)
synthesizer:
Wix (track 3)
guitar:
Steve Farris (US session guitarist, member of Mr. Mister) (track 15)
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 3)
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 10)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 3)
Mike Rutherford (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
bass:
Chucho Merchán (track 3)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 15)
Mike Rutherford (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
percussion:
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 3)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
keyboard:
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Tony Banks (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
keyboard and percussion:
Jason Mizell (track 10)
piano:
Wix (track 3)
bass synthesizer:
Tony Banks (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
additional vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
assistant engineer:
Paul Gomersall (track 8)
co-producer:
Jason Mizell (track 10)
Joseph Simmons (US rapper Rev. Run of Run-D.M.C) (track 10)
composer:
Tony Banks (track 8)
Ferdi Bolland (track 6)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Mark Knopfler (track 5)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 13)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 15)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Mike Rutherford (track 8)
Rob Bolland (track 6)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 3)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 18)
Chas Sandford (track 7)
engineer:
Dennis Herring (track 12)
Steve Ett (track 10)
Bruce Lampcov (track 3)
Hugh Padgham (track 8)
guest guitar:
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 10)
guest background vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
Kenny Cetera (track 9)
guest vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 10)
lead vocals:
Peter Cetera (track 9)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 15)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
lyricist:
Ferdi Bolland (track 6)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 8)
Mark Knopfler (track 5)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 13)
Pat MacDonald (singer, songwriter, guitarist for Timbuk3) (track 12)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Rob Bolland (track 6)
Falco (Austrian pop & rock musician) (track 6)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 3)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 18)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Chas Sandford (track 7)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 3)
Hugh Padgham (track 18)
Eric Thorngren (track 1)
performer:
Aerosmith (track 10)
Run‐D.M.C. (track 10)
producer:
Ferdi Bolland (track 6)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 18)
Paul DeVilliers (track 15)
Bernard Edwards (track 1)
Genesis (English rock band) (track 8)
Dennis Herring (track 12)
Jimmy Iovine (track 3)
Mr. Mister (track 15)
Jim Peterik (track 16)
Rick Rubin (track 10)
Russell Simmons (track 10)
Frankie Sullivan (US guitarist and songwriter, member of Survivor) (track 16)
Rob Bolland (track 6)
Bob Clearmountain (track 3)
Hugh Padgham (tracks 8, 18)
recording engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 18)
vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 18)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 3)
writer:
Larry Blackmon (track 11)
Paula Jean Brown (track 14)
Peter Cetera (track 9)
Mitchel Young Evans (track 14)
Nick Feldman (track 2)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 9)
Gilbert Gabriel (track 17)
Jack Hues (track 2)
Tomi Jenkins (track 11)
Nick Laird-Clowes (track 17)
Pat MacDonald (singer, songwriter, guitarist for Timbuk3) (track 12)
Diane Nini (track 9)
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 10)
Jim Peterik (track 16)
Frankie Sullivan (US guitarist and songwriter, member of Survivor) (track 16)
Steven Tyler (track 10)
James Whelan (track 14)
Ina Wolf (track 4)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (tracks 2, 4)
phonographic copyright by:
WEA Records Ltd. (holding company based in the UK) (track 3)
publisher:
Anthony Banks Ltd. (track 8)
Chariscourt Ltd. (track 5)
Clive Banks Music (track 3)
Concord Music GmbH (track 8)
Concord Sounds (track 8)
Heavy Nova Music (track 1)
Imagem (track 8)
Imagem CV (track 8)
Island Music Ltd. (track 1)
Spirit One Music (track 2)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
mixed at:
The Farm (of Genesis fame) in Surrey, England, United Kingdom (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
recorded at:
The Farm (of Genesis fame) in Surrey, England, United Kingdom (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
written at:
The Farm (of Genesis fame) in Surrey, England, United Kingdom (track 8)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 287) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Addicted to Spuds (track 1)
Expected to Love (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Amateur (track 6)
Humppanarkkari (track 1)
Minus (track 13)
later translated versions:
Amadeus (track 6)
Hai ↑ (track 11)
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 13)
Veenus (track 13)
Venus (Finnish) (track 13)
ヴィーナス (Yuuji Konno translation) (track 13)
ヴィーナス (Hitoshi Shinohara translation) (track 13)
ヴィーナス (Hiromi Mori translation) (track 13)
recording of:
Addicted to Love (track 1)
Burning Heart (track 16)
Don't Get Me Wrong (track 3)
Glory of Love (track 9)
Kyrie (track 15)
Mad About You (track 14)
No One Is to Blame (track 18)
Rock Me Amadeus (track 6)
Sara (track 4)
So Far Away (track 5)
Talk to Me (track 7)
Walk This Way (Run-D.M.C. version) (track 10)
Word Up! (track 11)
Invisible Touch (1985-10 – 1986-02) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 13)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 13)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 13)
Polka Party! (tracks 6, 13)
version of:
Walk This Way (track 10)

Release Group

part of: Sounds of the Eighties (Time-Life Music) (number: R988-04)