Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ballroom Blitz
The Sweet 3:48
2 Boogie Nights
Heatwave 5:17
3 You to Me Are Everything
The Real Thing 4 3:21
4 Reach Out
Four Tops 3:17
5 Papa Was a Rollin' Stone
The Temptations 3:23
6 Blockbuster
The Sweet 3:05
7 Shut Up and Dance
Commodores 4:15
8 I Will Survive
Gloria Gaynor 3 3:44
9 25 or 6 to 4 (live)
Chicago 5:13
10 Mr. Soft
Steve Harley 3:29
11 Get Down on It
Kool & The Gang 2:14
12 Lively Up Yourself
Bob Marley 2:52
13 Get Up Offa That Thing (live)
James Brown 2:20
14 Bernadette
Four Tops 3:13
15 Warrior
Wishbone Ash 6:18
16 Laughter in the Rain
Neil Sedaka 3:24
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep
Middle of the Road 5 2:55
2 Action
The Sweet 3:20
3 Baby I Need Your Loving
Four Tops 2:58
4 Ball of Confusion
The Temptations 5 4:06
5 Introducing My Love
Heatwave 4:46
6 I'll Be There
Gloria Gaynor 4:31
7 Let's Go Disco
The Real Thing 3:23
8 Wig Wam Bam
The Sweet 5 2:52
9 Mr. Raffles
Steve Harley 5:18
10 Celebration
Kool & The Gang 4:41
11 Ring My Bell
Anita Ward 1 4:09
12 When Will I See You Again
The Three Degrees 2:52
13 I'm a Man (live)
Chicago 7:07
14 Trenchtown Rock
Bob Marley 2:57
15 No Tricks
Commodores 4:53
16 Keeper of the Castle
Four Tops 3:05
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)
Four Tops 2:45
2 Funny Funny
The Sweet 2:35
3 Cloud Nine
The Temptations 3:46
4 Straight From the Heart
Heatwave 5:06
5 Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum
Middle of the Road 3:13
6 Never Can Say Goodbye
Gloria Gaynor 4:10
7 Come Up and See Me
Steve Harley 2:31
8 Boogie Down
The Real Thing 4:00
9 Poppa Joe
The Sweet 2:59
10 Don't Rock My Boat
Bob Marley 4:30
11 Ooh La La La
Kool & The Gang 4:37
12 Dirty Old Man
The Three Degrees 4:18
13 Just 7 Numbers
Four Tops 3:00
14 Stikki Fingers
Heatwave 5:23
15 Talk of All the USA
Middle of the Road 3:04
16 Sweet Understanding
Four Tops 3:26
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Can You Feel the Force
The Real Thing 5 7:37
2 Always and Forever
Heatwave 5:07
3 I Am What I Am
Gloria Gaynor 4:58
4 Little Willy
The Sweet 3:05
5 Ain't No Woman
Four Tops 2:56
6 Soley Soley
Middle of the Road 3:06
7 I'm Losing You
The Temptations 2:45
8 Living on the Edge
Commodores 4:19
9 Nutsbush City Limits
Ike & Tina Turner 5 2:56
10 Co-Co
The Sweet 2:53
11 Mighty High
Gloria Gaynor 4:43
12 Share My Love
Heatwave 5:14
13 Standing on the Inside
Neil Sedaka 4:06
14 Persephone
Wishbone Ash 3:50
15 Sacramento
Middle of the Road 2:53
16 If I Were a Carpenter
Four Tops 2:55

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Deanna Brown (James Brown's daughter) (track 13)
Deidre Brown (was James Brown second spouse) (track 13)
Yamma Brown (James Brown's daughter) (track 13)
Lamont Dozier (track 4)
Steve Harley (track 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 4)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 12)
Neil Sedaka (track 16)
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Robert Lamm (1969) (track 9)
lyricist:
Deanna Brown (James Brown's daughter) (track 13)
Deidre Brown (was James Brown second spouse) (track 13)
Yamma Brown (James Brown's daughter) (track 13)
Steve Harley (track 10)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 4)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 12)
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Phil Cody (track 16)
Robert Lamm (1969) (track 9)
writer:
Ronald Bell (track 11)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (tracks 1, 6)
Nicky Chinn (tracks 1, 6)
Michael Denne (track 3)
Lamont Dozier (track 14)
Dino Fekaris (track 8)
Ken Gold (track 3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 14)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 14)
Kool & The Gang (track 11)
Freddie Perren (track 8)
Barrett Strong (track 5)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 11)
Norman Whitfield (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 2)
Pye Records (1976) (track 3)
publisher:
Belinda Music Inc. (track 13)
Island Music Ltd. (track 9)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (renamed as Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. since ca. 1998 or thereafter) (track 8)
Rodsongs (track 2)
Tincabell Music (track 2)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 8)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 8)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 8)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Supreme (track 8)
later parody versions:
Barroom Hitz (track 1)
Neun Live (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Anima zaitez (track 12)
Es mejor (track 4)
J’attendrai (Mais si un jour tu te retrouves toute seule…) (track 4)
Oon voimissain (track 8)
Vine (track 4)
later versions:
live recording of:
25 or 6 to 4 (track 9)
recording of:
Ballroom Blitz (track 1)
Bernadette (track 14)
Block Buster! (track 6)
Boogie Nights (track 2)
Get Down on It (track 11)
I Will Survive (track 8)
Lively Up Yourself (track 12)
Mr. Soft (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 2)
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (tracks 4–5)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 2)

CD 2

composer:
Lamont Dozier (tracks 3, 6)
Steve Harley (track 9)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 3, 6)
Frederick Knight (track 11)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 14)
Harold Stott (Lally Stott) (track 1)
Barrett Strong (track 4)
Norman Whitfield (track 4)
lyricist:
Steve Harley (track 9)
Frederick Knight (track 11)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 14)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 3, 6)
Harold Stott (Lally Stott) (1971) (track 1)
writer:
Ronald Bell (track 10)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 10)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 8)
Nicky Chinn (track 8)
Brian Connolly (Scottish, member of Sweet) (track 2)
Eumir Deodato (track 10)
Kenneth Gamble (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 12)
Dennis Lambert (track 16)
Jimmy Miller (producer for Rolling Stones/Nirvana etc) (track 13)
Brian Potter (US songwriter & producer) (track 16)
Steve Priest (track 2)
Andy Scott (Member of Sweet) (track 2)
Claydes Smith (track 10)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 10)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool) (track 10)
Earl Toon, Jr. (track 10)
Mick Tucker (drummer for The Sweet) (track 2)
Steve Winwood (track 13)
publisher:
Island Music Ltd. (track 13)
Maxwood Music Ltd. (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 12–13)
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (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)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1980) (track 10)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1980) (track 10)
sampled by:
People Movin' by The Shoes with Primary 1 (track 4)
cover recording of:
Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (Lally Stott / Middle of the Road) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Ring My Bell (Arika Kane version) (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Zelebration (track 10)
later translated versions:
Es mejor (track 6)
Feest! (track 10)
J’attendrai (Mais si un jour tu te retrouves toute seule…) (track 6)
Ring My Bell (Korean Ver.) (As One version) (track 11)
Vine (track 6)
When Will I See You Again (Japanese version) (track 12)
Wig Wam Bam (Finnish version) (track 8)
幾時再見 (track 12)
later versions:
Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (Poco Loco version) (track 1)
Ring My Bell (English Ver.) (As One version) (track 11)
live cover recording of:
I’m a Man (track 13)
recording of:
Action (track 2)
Celebration (track 10)
Ring My Bell (Anita Ward song) (track 11)
Trenchtown Rock (track 14)
Wig Wam Bam (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 6)

CD 3

composer:
Giosy Capuano (track 5)
Mario Capuano (track 5)
Clifton Davis (track 6)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Steve Harley (track 7)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
lyricist:
Clifton Davis (track 6)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Steve Harley (track 7)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Harold Stott (Lally Stott) (track 5)
writer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (tracks 2, 9)
Nicky Chinn (tracks 2, 9)
Kenneth Gamble (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 12)
Barrett Strong (track 3)
Norman Whitfield (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 6)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Never Goodbye (track 6)
later translated versions:
Gheat si des? (track 1)
later versions:
Les Rois Mages (Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum) (track 5)
Satisfy My Soul (track 10)
recording of:
Cloud Nine (track 3)
Dirty Ol’ Man (track 12)
Funny Funny (track 2)
Poppa Joe (track 9)
Tweedle Dee, Tweedle Dum (Middle Of The Road song) (track 5)

CD 4

additional lyricist:
Viggo Happel (track 15)
arranger:
Giosy Capuano (track 6)
Mario Capuano (track 6)
composer:
Giosy Capuano (track 15)
Mario Capuano (track 15)
Cornelius Grant (track 7)
Neil Sedaka (track 13)
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Tina Turner (track 9)
Norman Whitfield (track 7)
Fernando Arbex (track 6)
Tim Hardin (track 16)
Jerry Herman (track 3)
lyricist:
Harold Stott (Lally Stott) (track 15)
Tina Turner (track 9)
Fernando Arbex (track 6)
Tim Hardin (track 16)
Jerry Herman (track 3)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 7)
writer:
Chris Amoo (track 1)
Eddie Amoo (track 1)
Giosy Capuano (track 15)
Mario Capuano (track 15)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (tracks 4, 10)
Nicky Chinn (tracks 4, 10)
Rubirosa (track 15)
Harold Stott (Lally Stott) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 9)
publisher:
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") (track 4)
Huh-Music (track 9)
Arista Records, Inc. (manufacturing and distribution company, do not add releases here) (1974 –) (track 4)
cover recording of:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Pikkuveli (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
La Cage aux folles (complete musical) (track 3)
recording of:
Always and Forever (track 2)
Co‐Co (track 10)
I Am What I Am (from "La Cage aux folles") (track 3)
Little Willy (track 4)
Sacramento (Middle of the Road song) (track 15)
Soley Soley (1971 song) (track 6)