Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Love Is a Shield
Camouflage 4:30
2 Blue Monday
New Order 5 4:05
3 A View to Kill
Duran Duran 3.75 3:35
4 Sometimes
Erasure 3.5 3:38
5 It's My Life
Talk Talk 4 3:54
6 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4 4:07
7 Doctor! Doctor!
Thompson Twins 4:11
8 Catch Me I'm Falling
Real Life 4:52
9 The Night You Murdered Love
ABC 4:19
10 Hymn
Ultravox 4:26
11 Two Tribes
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 5 3:23
12 Love Will Tears Us Apart
Joy Division 4.85 3:25
13 Nobody's Diary
Yazoo 5 4:29
14 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:19
15 Boys Don't Cry
The Cure 4.6 2:41
16 Self Control
Laura Branigan 4.65 4:07
17 Feels Like Heaven
Fiction Factory 3:30
18 Being Boiled
The Human League 3:40
19 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4.25 4:21
20 Never Ending Story
Limahl 3.4 3:31
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Are the One
a‐ha 3 3:51
2 Here Comes the Rain Again
Eurythmics 3:59
3 Sounds Like a Melody
Alphaville 5 4:45
4 Flesh for Fantasy
Billy Idol 5 4:38
5 Cambodia
Kim Wilde 5 3:56
6 Maria Magdalena
Sandra 3:59
7 Voyage, Voyage
Desireless 4:23
8 First Time
Robin Beck 3:19
9 Too Many Broken Hearts
Jason Donovan 3:27
10 I Promised Myself
Nick Kamen 3:56
11 The Riddle
Nik Kershaw 5 3:53
12 Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley 4.9 3:34
13 When Will I Be Famous
Bros 5:02
14 Hey Little Girl
Icehouse 3:08
15 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 3:37
16 Don't Leave Me This Way
The Communards 4:31
17 Temptation
Heaven 17 5 3:26
18 What Is Love
Howard Jones 5 3:40
19 Lessons in Love
Level 42 1 4:02
20 The Look
Roxette 3.75 3:56

Credits

CD 1

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 11)
drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
bass guitar:
Curt Smith (track 6)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
trumpet:
Guy Barker (track 4)
drums:
Manny Elias (track 6)
Chris Frantz (track 19)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 12)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 15)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 11)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 15)
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 6)
Bernard Albrecht (track 12)
David Byrne (track 19)
guitar and keyboard:
Jerry Harrison (track 19)
bass:
Michael Dempsey (track 15)
Peter Hook (track 12)
Tina Weymouth (track 19)
keyboard:
Ian Stanley (track 6)
sampler:
Jonathan Elias (track 3)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 11)
additional writer:
Harro Steffen (track 16)
arranger:
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (track 3)
background vocals:
Jerry Harrison (track 19)
Tina Weymouth (track 19)
composer:
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 16)
Michael Dempsey (track 15)
Peter Hook (track 12)
Heiko Maile (track 1)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 18)
Giorgio Moroder (track 20)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 12)
Alison Moyet (track 13)
Raffaele Riefoli (track 16)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 15)
Bernard Sumner (track 12)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 15)
Martyn Ware (track 18)
David Byrne (track 19)
Ian Curtis (track 12)
Keith Forsey (track 14)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
William Johnson (track 11)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
Steve Schiff (track 14)
conductor:
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (track 3)
Stuart Bruce (track 11)
engineer:
David Bascombe (track 6)
Jason Corsaro (track 3)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 11)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 11)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Roland Orzabal (track 6)
William Johnson (track 11)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
lyricist:
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 15)
David Byrne (track 19)
Ian Curtis (track 12)
Keith Forsey (tracks 14, 20)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
Peter Godwin (track 1)
William Johnson (track 11)
Oliver Kreyssig (track 1)
Marcus Meyn (track 1)
Philip Oakey (track 18)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 11)
Steve Piccolo (track 16)
Steve Schiff (track 14)
mixer:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 4)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 4)
Chris Parry (track 15)
Mike Pela (track 4)
Eric Thorngren (track 19)
orchestrator:
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (track 3)
performer:
Andrew Cader (track 19)
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 14)
producer:
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 3)
Bernard Edwards (track 3)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 4)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 5)
Martin Hannett (track 12)
Trevor Horn (track 11)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 6)
Joy Division (track 12)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 13)
Giorgio Moroder (track 20)
Eric Radcliffe (track 13)
Yazoo (80s British synthpop duo, aka Yaz) (track 13)
Jason Corsaro (track 3)
Keith Forsey (track 14)
Chris Parry (track 15)
recording engineer:
Eric Thorngren (track 19)
solo guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 6)
vocals:
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 15)
Bernard Albrecht (track 12)
David Byrne (track 19)
Ian Curtis (track 12)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 7)
John Barry (film composer; known for James Bond) (track 3)
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 4)
Warren Cann (track 10)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 4)
Chris Cross (track 10)
Alannah Currie (track 7)
Billy Currie (track 10)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 5)
Martin Fry (track 9)
Gillian Gilbert (track 2)
Mark Hollis (track 5)
Peter Hook (track 2)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 6)
Eddie Jordan (songwriter) (track 17)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 3)
Joe Leeway (track 7)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 2)
Roland Orzabal (track 6)
Kevin Patterson (songwriter) (track 17)
Nick Rhodes (track 3)
Ian Stanley (track 6)
David Sterry (track 8)
Bernard Sumner (track 2)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 3)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 3)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 3)
Midge Ure (track 10)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 9)
Richard Zatorski (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2014) (track 6)
publisher:
APB Music Co. (tracks 15, 15)
Fractured Music (track 12)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 14)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 11)
Sugar Music SpA (publisher, use Sugar for releases) (track 16)
WB Music Corp. (track 20)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 12)
mash-ups:
Born Apart by 65daysofstatic (track 12)
music videos:
Self Control (music video) by Laura Branigan (track 16)
remixes:
Neverending Hardcore (happy hardcore) by Spree (track 20)
Neverending Story by DJ Spree (– 1999-04) (track 20)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 14)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 5) (track 12)
later parody versions:
Doctor Doctor (Parody) (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Pottajenkka (track 12)
later translated versions:
Blue Monday (track 2)
Galaxie přání (track 20)
L’amour nous déchirera (Love Will Tear Us Apart) (track 12)
Und dann wird Liebe (track 12)
Viet itsekontrollin (track 16)
later versions:
Que día es hoy (track 16)
recording of:
(Feels Like) Heaven (track 17)
A View to a Kill (track 3)
Being Boiled (track 18)
Blue Monday (track 2)
Boys Don’t Cry (track 15)
Doctor! Doctor! (track 7)
Hymn (track 10)
It’s My Life (track 5)
Love Is a Shield (track 1)
Nobody's Diary (track 13)
Road to Nowhere (track 19)
Self Control (track 16)
Sometimes (track 4)
Two Tribes (track 11)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 14)
version of:
Self Control (track 16)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Steve Webster (Canadian bassist, producer, composer, arranger & orchestrator) (track 4)
strings:
drums:
Thommy Price (track 4)
guitar:
Matt Aitken (track 12)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
keyboard:
Matt Aitken (track 12)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 12)
keyboard [Fairlight] programming:
Ian Curnow (track 12)
additional keyboard:
Wolfgang Loos (track 3)
arranger:
Wolfgang Loos (track 3)
Alphaville (German synth pop band) (track 3)
assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 19)
composer:
Michael Cretu (track 6)
Dominique Dubois (track 7)
Per Gessle (track 20)
Billy Idol (track 4)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 18)
Nick Kamen (track 10)
Hubert Kemmler (track 6)
Nik Kershaw (track 11)
Annie Lennox (track 2)
Bernhard Lloyd (track 3)
Markus Löhr (track 6)
Frank Mertens (track 3)
Jean-Michel Rivat (track 7)
Gavin Spencer (track 8)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Iva Davies (track 14)
Marian Gold (track 3)
engineer:
Michael Frondelli (track 4)
Mark McGuire (UK producer/engineer) (track 12)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 19)
guest saxophone:
Gary Barnacle (track 19)
lead vocals:
Billy Idol (track 4)
Nik Kershaw (track 11)
lyricist:
Per Gessle (track 20)
Billy Idol (track 4)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 18)
Nick Kamen (track 10)
Hubert Kemmler (track 6)
Nik Kershaw (track 11)
Annie Lennox (track 2)
Jean-Michel Rivat (track 7)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Tom Anthony (wrote "First Time") (track 8)
Terry Boyle (track 8)
William Bryant (drummer) (track 18)
Iva Davies (track 14)
Marian Gold (track 3)
Boon Gould (track 19)
mixer:
Pete Hammond (UK producer aka "Mixmaster") (track 12)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 19)
Dave Wittman (track 4)
performer:
Sarah Jane Morris (track 16)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 12)
Wally Badarou (track 19)
Andreas Budde (track 3)
Michael Cretu (track 6)
Keith Forsey (track 4)
Rupert Hine (track 18)
Level 42 (track 19)
Wolfgang Loos (track 3)
Colin Pearson (track 3)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 12)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 16)
Pete Waterman (track 12)
programming:
Wolfgang Loos (track 3)
remixer:
Wolfgang Filz (track 6)
Peter Ries (track 6)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 9, 12)
Wally Badarou (track 19)
George O’Dowd (track 15)
Mikey Craig (track 15)
Kenneth Gamble (track 16)
Cary Gilbert (track 16)
Glenn Gregory (track 17)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 15)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 16)
Mark King (track 19)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 17)
Jon Moss (track 15)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 9, 12)
Martyn Ware (track 17)
Pete Waterman (tracks 9, 12)
Marty Wilde (track 5)
Ricky Wilde (track 5)
publisher:
All Boys Music Ltd. (track 12)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 15)
Findhaven Ltd. (track 19)
Jimmy Fun Music (track 20)
Rolf Budde Musikverlag (aka Budde Music) (track 3)
Ruby Ruby Ltd. (track 19)
Terrace Music (1987) (track 12)
mash-ups:
Never Gonna Be Me by toonlink (track 12)
remixes:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Voyage (track 7)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Bayas, Bayas (track 7)
Humppa-arvoitus (track 11)
later translated versions:
Tod eines Traums (track 14)
Vuela, Vuela (track 7)
以愛代替 (track 20)
你知我知 (track 20)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 15)
recording of:
Cambodia (track 5)
First Time (track 8)
Flesh for Fantasy (track 4)
Hey Little Girl (track 14)
I Promised Myself (track 10)
Lessons in Love (track 19)
Never Gonna Give You Up (Rick Astley song) (track 12)
Temptation (track 17)
The Look (track 20)
The Riddle (track 11)
Voyage, voyage (track 7)
What Is Love? (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
R.A. Megamix (track 12)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00006BCGN [info]

Release Group

part of: Don't Stop the 80's (number: 2)