Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:54
2 Blue Monday
New Order 4:09
3 Take on Me
a‐ha 4.45 3:48
4 Stars
Simply Red 4:10
5 Sweet Dreams
Eurythmics 5 4:54
6 Torn
Natalie Imbruglia 4.25 4:07
7 Big in Japan
Alphaville 4:43
8 Notorious
Duran Duran 4:19
9 Walk Out to Winter
Aztec Camera 3:25
10 Venus
Bananarama 4 3:40
11 Missing
Everything but the Girl 3 3:56
12 Love Will Tear Us Apart
Joy Division 3:12
13 To Be With You
Mr. Big 3:28
14 Veronica
Elvis Costello 3:11
15 Good Stuff
The B-52s 5:56
16 Step On
Happy Mondays 5:19
17 No Man's Woman
Sinéad O’Connor 3.5 3:02
18 The Song of the Sun
Mike Oldfield 3 4:32
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Do You Remember Rock 'n' Roll Radio?
Ramones 3:52
2 Sussudio
Phil Collins 4 4:22
3 Ride Like a Wind
Christopher Cross 4:31
4 Don't Get Me Wrong
The Pretenders 4.5 3:49
5 Da Ya Think I'm Sexy
Rod Stewart 4:19
6 Little Lies
Fleetwood Mac 3.5 3:40
7 Long Train Runnin'
The Doobie Brothers 3:28
8 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4 5:05
9 Take It Easy
Jackson Browne 3:41
10 Sister Golden Hair
America 4 3:21
11 It's So Easy
Linda Ronstadt 4.5 2:27
12 Generation Landslide
Alice Cooper 4 4:32
13 Sugar Magnolia
Grateful Dead 3:18
14 1969
The Stooges 4:06
15 Cathy's Clown
The Everly Brothers 2:25
16 If I Didn't Have You
Randy Travis 3:07
17 Popsicles Toes
Michael Franks 4:36
18 Shot Gun Blues
Blues Brothers 5:22
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kiss
Prince 3:48
2 7 Days
Craig David 3:57
3 All Around the World
Lisa Stansfield 4.5 4:29
4 Searching My Soul
Vonda Shepard 4:27
5 Killing Me Softly With His Song
Roberta Flack 3 4:48
6 Gloria
Laura Branigan 4:50
7 Respect
Aretha Franklin 3.7 2:25
8 My Girl
Otis Redding 4.5 2:55
9 Let the Good Times Roll
Ray Charles 2:52
10 Ain't Nobody
Rufus & Chaka Khan 5 4:43
11 Give Me the Night
George Benson 5 3:45
12 Imagine
Randy Crawford 5:43
13 Baby Jane
Rod Stewart 4:45
14 Groovin'
The Young Rascals 2:27
15 The Speak Up Mambo
The Manhattan Transfer 3:02
16 Midnight at the Oasis
The Brand New Heavies 3:48
17 Whatever
En Vogue 4:22
18 Winelight
Grover Washington, Jr. 7:32

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Joel Derouin (track 17)
cello:
Larry Corbett (track 17)
drums (drum set):
Linn 9000 (drum machine, aka A. Linn) (track 10)
bass guitar:
Paul Bushnell (track 17)
strings arranger:
David Campbell (US based Canadian violinist, composer, conductor and arranger) (track 17)
membranophone:
John Keeble (1982) (track 1)
membranophone programming:
Jeff Turzo (track 17)
guitar:
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 1)
bass:
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
keyboard:
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 1)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 1)
guitar family:
Rusty Anderson (track 17)
Scott Cutler (track 17)
additional producer:
Todd Terry (track 11)
additional programming:
Henry Jackman (track 18)
assistant engineer:
Kevin Augunas (track 17)
Brian Garten (track 17)
Gregg Jackman (track 18)
Tom Newman (producer, guitarist) (track 18)
Steve Sisco (track 17)
composer:
Scott Cutler (track 6)
Marian Gold (track 7)
Peter Hook (track 12)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
Lloyd Bernhard (track 7)
Frank Mertens (track 7)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 12)
Kate Pierson (track 15)
Anne Preven (track 6)
Bieito Romero (tracks 18, 18)
Fred Schneider (track 15)
Keith Strickland (track 15)
Bernard Sumner (track 12)
Phil Thornalley (track 6)
Ben Watt (track 11)
Ian Curtis (track 12)
Roddy Frame (track 9)
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 4)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 10)
Tracey Thorn (track 11)
editor:
Ben Watt (track 11)
engineer:
Scott Cutler (track 17)
Mike Oldfield (track 18)
Ken Andrews (track 17)
Acar Key (track 17)
Jeff Turzo (track 17)
lead vocals:
Natalie Imbruglia (track 6)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 1)
lyricist:
Marian Gold (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 1)
Anne Preven (track 6)
Ian Curtis (track 12)
Roddy Frame (track 9)
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 4)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 10)
Tracey Thorn (track 11)
mixer:
Nigel Godrich (track 6)
John Ratcliff (track 3)
Andy Wallace (track 17)
a‐ha (track 3)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 1)
producer:
John Coxon (track 11)
Scott Cutler (track 17)
Steve Jolley (track 1)
Mike Oldfield (track 18)
Anne Preven (track 17)
Spandau Ballet (track 1)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Tony Swain (track 1)
Alan Tarney (track 3)
Phil Thornalley (track 6)
remixer:
Todd Terry (track 11)
vocals:
Ben Watt (track 11)
Bananarama (track 10)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 17)
Tracey Thorn (track 11)
writer:
Christos Demitriou (track 16)
Magne Furuholmen (track 3)
Gillian Gilbert (track 2)
David Grahame (track 13)
Morten Harket (track 3)
Peter Hook (track 2)
John Kongos (track 16)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 8)
Annie Lennox (track 5)
Eric Martin (vocalist for Mr. Big) (track 13)
Paul McCartney (track 14)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 2)
Nick Rhodes (track 8)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 5)
Bernard Sumner (track 2)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
London Records Ltd. (not release label) (1986) (track 10)
Warner Music UK Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1994) (track 11)
BMG Entertainment International UK & Ireland Ltd. (for © & ℗ copyright use only; file no releases here!) (1997 –) (track 6)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 3)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 11)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 6)
Fractured Music (track 12)
Rolf Budde Musikverlag (aka Budde Music) (track 7)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 12)
Dog Turner Music (1991 –) (track 13)
EMI April Music Inc. (1991 –) (track 13)
Eric Martin Songs (1991 –) (track 13)
Tasmanian Compositions (1991 –) (track 13)
edit of:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Crank on Me by Sean Peden (track 3)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
O son do ar (track 18)
Torn (track 6)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Corporate Trash (track 3)
later parody versions:
James 1:3 (track 3)
Kokaiini (track 7)
Take On Me (Literal Video Version) (track 3)
To Be Rebuked (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Minus (track 10)
Pottajenkka (track 12)
later translated versions:
Blue Monday (track 2)
Japan ist weit (track 7)
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 10)
L’amour nous déchirera (Love Will Tear Us Apart) (track 12)
Para estar contigo (track 13)
Und dann wird Liebe (track 12)
Veenus (track 10)
Venus (Finnish) (track 10)
ヴィーナス (Hitoshi Shinohara translation) (track 10)
ヴィーナス (Yuuji Konno translation) (track 10)
ヴィーナス (Hiromi Mori translation) (track 10)
recording of:
Big in Japan (track 7)
Blue Monday (track 2)
Good Stuff (track 15)
Missing (track 11)
No Man’s Woman (track 17)
Notorious (track 8)
Stars (track 4)
Take On Me (track 3)
The Song of the Sun (track 18)
To Be With You (track 13)
Veronica (track 14)
Walk Out to Winter (track 9)
Gold (1982) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 3)
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 10)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 10)
Polka Party! (track 10)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Dan Dugmore (track 11)
other instruments:
America (track 10)
drums (drum set):
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 4)
Rick Marotta (track 11)
bass guitar [bass]:
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track 11)
membranophone and percussion:
Willie Leacox (track 10)
synthesizer:
Wix (track 4)
Clavinet:
Don Grolnick (track 11)
guitar:
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 4)
Daryl Stuermer (track 2)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 4)
bass:
David Dickey (track 10)
Chucho Merchán (track 4)
electric guitar:
Waddy Wachtel (track 11)
percussion:
Steve Jordan (US drummer/multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 4)
keyboard:
David Frank (track 2)
piano:
Wix (track 4)
drum machine [DMX]:
David Frank (track 2)
drum machine [Roland 909]:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
bass synthesizer [Mini Moog Bass]:
David Frank (track 2)
horn [horns]:
The Phenix Horns (track 2)
horn arranger:
Tom Tom 84 (track 2)
additional vocals:
Jennifer Holliday (track 8)
arranger:
George Martin (track 10)
assistant engineer:
Tom Anderson (engineer) (track 10)
Mark Howlett (track 11)
background vocals:
Waddy Wachtel (track 11)
Peter Asher (track 11)
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (track 11)
Donnie Harper (track 8)
Linda Ronstadt (track 11)
choir vocals:
composer:
Gerry Beckley (track 10)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Christopher Cross (US singer‐songwriter) (track 3)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Eddy Quintela (track 6)
Donnie Walsh (Downchild Blues founder) (track 18)
Don Everly (track 15)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 4)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 8)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 2)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (track 10)
Frank Filipetti (track 8)
Bruce Lampcov (track 4)
lead vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Linda Ronstadt (track 11)
lyricist:
Gerry Beckley (track 10)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Christopher Cross (US singer‐songwriter) (track 3)
Christine McVie (track 6)
Eddy Quintela (track 6)
Donnie Walsh (Downchild Blues founder) (track 18)
Don Everly (track 15)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 4)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 8)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 4)
Val Garay (track 11)
performer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 8)
producer:
Lindsey Buckingham (track 6)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Richard Dashut (track 6)
Tom Dowd (track 5)
Jimmy Iovine (track 4)
Hugh Padgham (track 2)
Peter Asher (track 11)
George Martin (track 10)
Bob Clearmountain (track 4)
recording engineer:
Val Garay (track 11)
vocals:
America (track 10)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 4)
writer:
Dave Alexander (bassist for The Stooges) (track 14)
Carmine Appice (track 5)
Ron Asheton (track 14)
Scott Asheton (track 14)
Max D. Barnes (American singer/songwriter) (track 16)
Michael Bruce (of Alice Cooper) (track 12)
Glen Buxton (American guitarist) (track 12)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 12)
Dennis Dunaway (track 12)
Phil Everly (track 15)
Skip Ewing (American country singer/songwriter and producer) (track 16)
Duane Hitchings (track 5)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track 11)
Norman Petty (track 11)
Iggy Pop (track 14)
Dee Dee Ramone (track 1)
Joey Ramone (track 1)
Johnny Ramone (track 1)
Neal Smith (former Alice Cooper drummer) (track 12)
Rod Stewart (track 5)
Don Everly (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
WEA Records Ltd. (holding company based in the UK) (track 4)
Elektra/Asylum Records (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1977) (track 11)
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1985) (track 2)
Philip Collins Ltd. (2016) (track 2)
Elektra/Asylum Records (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (2017) (track 11)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (2017) (track 11)
publisher:
Clive Banks Music (track 4)
Control (German electronic) (track 5)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 5)
Ezra Music Corp. (track 12)
Imagem Music NL (track 2)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 16)
Mutated Music (track 1)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 12)
Taco Tunes Inc. (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 8)
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (1958) (track 11)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 8)
recorded at:
Sound Factory in Los Angeles, California, United States (1977-05-23 – 1977-07-22) (track 11)
has remixes:
sampled by:
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 8)
arrangements:
Adesso (translated) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Shotgun Blues (track 18)
It’s So Easy (1977-05-23 – 1977-07-22) (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kui sa tahad sexy (track 5)
Le Petit Clown de ton cœur (Cathy's Clown) (track 15)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 8)
recording of:
1969 (track 14)
Cathy’s Clown (track 15)
Don't Get Me Wrong (track 4)
Little Lies (track 6)
Ride Like the Wind (track 3)
Sister Golden Hair (track 10)
Sussudio (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 15)
Polka Party! (track 2)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 15)
version of:
Taj Mahal (track 5)

CD 3

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1965-07) (track 8)
Roger Hawkins (1967-02-14) (track 7)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1965-07) (track 8)
Tommy Cogbill (1967-02-14) (track 7)
trumpet:
Jerry Hey (track 11)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1965-07) (track 8)
Gene “Bowlegs” Miller (American trumpeter) (1965-07) (track 8)
cornet:
Melvin Lastie (1967-02-14) (track 7)
strings arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 11)
membranophone:
John “JR” Robinson (session drummer) (track 11)
Steve Gadd (drummer) (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
synthesizer:
Michael Boddicker (track 11)
flute:
Kim Hutchcroft (track 11)
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 11)
organ:
Spooner Oldham (1967-02-14) (track 7)
Clavinet:
Ray Chew (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
guitar:
Lee Ritenour (track 11)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 11)
Steve Cropper (1965-07) (track 8)
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals rhythm section (guitar/producer)) (1967-02-14) (track 7)
Eric Gale (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
bass:
Abraham LaBoriel (track 11)
Marcus Miller (jazz musician) (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 11)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 11)
Ralph MacDonald (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1965-07) (track 8)
Booker T. Jones (1965-07) (track 8)
saxophone:
Kim Hutchcroft (track 11)
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 11)
Grover Washington, Jr. (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
Rhodes piano:
Richard Tee (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 7)
baritone saxophone:
Floyd Newman (1965-07) (track 8)
Willie Bridges (1967-02-14) (track 7)
bass synthesizer [synthesizer bass]:
Richard Tee (track 11)
horn arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 11)
tenor saxophone:
Andrew Love (1965-07) (track 8)
Charles Chalmers (1967-02-14) (track 7)
King Curtis (saxophonist) (1967-02-14) (track 7)
arranger:
Ian Devaney (track 3)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 3)
Rod Temperton (track 11)
William Eaton (US producer & arranger) (track 18)
Quincy Jones (track 11)
Arif Mardin (track 7)
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 1)
Tom Dowd (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Eddie Heath, Jr. (track 18)
assistant recording engineer:
Ed Heath (track 18)
background vocals:
Patti Austin (track 11)
Tom Bahler (track 11)
Jocelyn Allen (track 11)
Jim Gilstrap (track 11)
Diva Gray (track 11)
Mazarati (track 1)
Earl Sims (1965-07) (track 8)
Carolyn Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 7)
Erma Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 7)
composer:
Charles Fox (film/TV composer, also Latin pianist) (track 5)
David Nichtern (track 16)
Otis Redding (track 7)
Rod Temperton (track 11)
Umberto Tozzi (track 6)
Trevor Veitch (track 6)
Ronald White (track 8)
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 6)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
Fleecy Moore (1946) (track 9)
Sam Theard (1946) (track 9)
conductor:
Tom Dowd (1967-02-14) (track 7)
William Eaton (US producer & arranger) (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
engineer:
Richard Alderson (Producer and engineer) (track 18)
lead vocals:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 11)
lyricist:
David Nichtern (track 16)
Otis Redding (track 7)
Rod Temperton (track 11)
Umberto Tozzi (track 6)
Trevor Veitch (track 6)
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 6)
Norman Gimbel (track 5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 12)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (track 8)
Fleecy Moore (1946) (track 9)
Sam Theard (1946) (track 9)
mixer:
Ian Devaney (track 3)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 3)
performer:
The Revolution (founded by Prince) (track 1)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
producer:
Ian Devaney (track 3)
Joel Dorn (track 5)
Jim Houghton (photographer) (track 6)
Ralph MacDonald (track 18)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 3)
The Revolution (founded by Prince) (track 1)
Jim Stewart (US producer, founder for Stax & Volt Records) (track 8)
Jerry Wexler (track 7)
Quincy Jones (track 11)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
recording engineer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 1)
Tom Dowd (tracks 7–8)
Coke Johnson (track 1)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 1)
Peggy McCreary (track 1)
Susan Rogers (US sound engineer) (track 1)
David Tickle (track 1)
Richard Alderson (Producer and engineer) (1980-06 – 1980-07) (track 18)
remixer:
Elliot Scheiner (track 18)
vocals:
Lisa Stansfield (track 3)
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 7)
vocals arranger:
Rod Temperton (track 11)
writer:
Eddie Brigati (track 14)
Felix Cavaliere (track 14)
Jay Davis (guitarist) (track 13)
Ian Devaney (track 3)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 3)
Lisa Stansfield (track 3)
Rod Stewart (track 13)
publisher:
Block & Gilbert (track 3)
Controversy Music (track 1)
Downtown DMP Songs (track 12)
Lenono Music (track 12)
Overdue Music (track 10)
Rodali Music (track 5)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-02-14) (track 7)
mash-ups:
music videos:
Gloria (music video) by Laura Branigan (track 6)
sampled by:
Prince Medley (Soulwax edit) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by Prince (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 5) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 361) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 461) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Imagine (track 12)
My Girl (1965-07) (track 8)
Respect (1967-02-14) (track 7)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Kuss (track 1)
Wiss (track 1)
later translated versions:
El eco de tu voz (track 3)
Errespetua (track 7)
later versions:
Ain't Nobody (additional lyrics) (track 10)
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 8)
recording of:
Ain’t Nobody (track 10)
Baby Jane (track 13)
Give Me the Night (track 11)
Gloria (track 6)
Groovin’ (track 14)
Kiss (track 1)
translated version of:
Gloria (track 6)