Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)
MFSB 5:45
2 Y.M.C.A.
Village People 4:41
3 Where Is My Man
Eartha Kitt 6:05
4 Jump to the Beat
Stacy Lattisaw 5:00
5 Love Is in the Air
John Paul Young 3 3:19
6 Going Back to My Roots
Richie Havens 5:00
7 Get Down Tonight
KC and The Sunshine Band 3:09
8 Pick Up the Pieces
Average White Band 5 3:57
9 Play That Funky Music
Wild Cherry 4:53
10 Saddle Up
David Christie 5:42
11 Just an Illusion
Imagination 6:24
12 You'll Never Know
Hi Gloss 5:21
13 Ain't Nobody
Rufus & Chaka Khan 5 4:38
14 Good Times
Chic 3:36
15 We Are Family
Sister Sledge 3:17
16 You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
Sylvester 3:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Theme From Shaft
Isaac Hayes 5 3:15
2 Come to Me
France Joli 4:11
3 Lady Marmalade
Patti LaBelle 3 3:53
4 Fantasy
Earth, Wind & Fire 3:43
5 Nice 'n' Slow
Jesse Green 3:32
6 You Sexy Thing
Hot Chocolate 4 4:02
7 Kiss
Prince 3:38
8 Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
Indeep 4:39
9 What a Diff'Rence a Day Makes
Esther Phillips 3:46
10 Blame It on the Boogie
The Jacksons 4.35 3:32
11 Get Up and Boogie
Silver Convention 3:49
12 Heart of Glass
Blondie 4.35 4:05
13 Instant Replay
Dan Hartman 3:25
14 Le Freak
Chic 3:32
15 Let's All Chant
Michael Zager Band 4:12
16 Hot Hot Hot
Arrow 3:35
17 Evil Woman
Electric Light Orchestra 4:17
18 Rockit
Herbie Hancock 3:39
19 Abba (medley)
Stars on 45 3:57
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cherchez Pas
Madleen Kane 5:48
2 Sorry I'm a Lady
Baccara 3:16
3 Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel
Tavares 3:30
4 You and Me
Spargo 4:11
5 Sexy Eyes
Dr. Hook 3:26
6 Boogie Oogie Oogie
A Taste of Honey 3:35
7 Boogie Nights
Heatwave 5 3:34
8 Follow Me
Amanda Lear 3:46
9 Gonna Get Along Without You
Viola Wills 5:00
10 He's the Greatest Dancer
Sister Sledge 4:02
11 Dancer
Gino Soccio 4:06
12 September
Earth, Wind & Fire 3:34
13 This Is My Life
Eartha Kitt 3:42
14 Got to Be Real
Cheryl Lynn 3:23
15 Love Train
The O’Jays 4 2:57
16 I'm Your Boogie Man
KC and The Sunshine Band 4.35 3:59
17 Relight My Fire
Dan Hartman 5 3:41
18 Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet
Gonzalez 4:10
19 Disco Stomp
Hamilton Bohannon 4:34
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mandolay
La Flavour 6:17
2 Can You Feel It
The Jacksons 5:58
3 I'm Every Woman
Chaka Khan 5 4:06
4 Rough Diamond
Madleen Kane 6:14
5 From East to West
Voyage 3:06
6 I'll Be Around
The Spinners 3:09
7 Save Me
Silver Convention 4:16
8 Dance Little Lady Dance
Tina Charles 3:51
9 I Get Lifted
KC and The Sunshine Band 3:02
10 Disco Lady
Johnnie Taylor 4:19
11 You Are the One for Me
D‐Train 2:58
12 In the Bush
Musique 3:31
13 White Horse
Laid Back 5:43
14 Rock Your Baby
George McCrae 3 3:15
15 Right Back Were We Started From
Maxine Nightingale 3:11
16 In the Navy
Village People 3:41
17 Summer of 42
The Biddu Orchestra 3:42
18 Disco Inferno
The Trammps 5 3:33

Credits

CD 1

horn arranger:
Roger Ball (track 8)
arranger:
AWB (track 8)
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 1)
composer:
Robert Parissi (track 9)
Lamont Dozier (track 6)
lyricist:
Robert Parissi (track 9)
Lamont Dozier (track 6)
mixer:
Tom Moulton (track 1)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 1)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 1)
Arif Mardin (track 8)
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 1)
vocals:
Sheila Ferguson (track 1)
Valerie Holiday (track 1)
Fayette Pinkney (track 1)
writer:
Roger Ball (track 8)
Henri Belolo (track 2)
Malcolm Duncan (track 8)
Bernard Edwards (tracks 14–15)
Kenneth Gamble (track 1)
Alan Gorrie (track 8)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 1)
Ashley Ingram (track 11)
Leee John (track 11)
Steve Jolley (track 11)
Robbie McIntosh (Scottish drummer for Average White Band) (track 8)
Onnie McIntyre (track 8)
Jacques Morali (tracks 2–3)
Nile Rodgers (tracks 14–15)
Hamish Stuart (Scottish guitarist, bassist, singer composer & producer) (track 8)
Tony Swain (track 11)
Harry Vanda (track 5)
Bruce Vilanch (track 3)
Victor Willis (track 2)
George Young (Australian producer) (track 5)
Fred Zarr (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Atlantic Recording Corporation (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1974) (track 8)
publisher:
Average Music (track 8)
BMG Bumblebee (track 8)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 8)
Can't Stop Music (track 2)
Mighty Three Music (track 1)
Overdue Music (track 13)
Scorpio Music (French label) (track 2)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 15)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 9)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
remix of:
TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia) (Ferguson, Holiday, Pinkney) by MFSB feat. The Three Degrees (track 1)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version) (track 9)
later parody versions:
A.N.T.S. (track 2)
P-A-C-K (track 2)
Play Funky (track 9)
YHWH (track 2)
Åsa Bodén (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
L.M.A.A. (track 2)
later translated versions:
Laulumme soi (track 2)
Miesstrippari (track 2)
We Are Family (Japanese version) (track 15)
YMCA好知己 (track 2)
later versions:
Ain't Nobody (additional lyrics) (track 13)
recording of:
Ain’t Nobody (track 13)
Good Times (track 14)
Jump to the Beat (track 4)
Just an Illusion (track 11)
Love Is in the Air (track 5)
Pick Up the Pieces (track 8)
We Are Family (track 15)
Where Is My Man (track 3)
Y.M.C.A. (track 2)

CD 2

drums:
Rick Morotta (1978) (track 10)
guitar:
Roland Bautista (1978) (track 10)
Tito Jackson (1978) (track 10)
Mike Sembello (1978) (track 10)
bass:
Gary King (bass) (1978) (track 10)
Nathan Watts (1978) (track 10)
percussion:
Rick Morotta (1978) (track 10)
keyboard:
Greg Phillinganes (1978) (track 10)
congas:
Laudir de Oliveira (1978) (track 10)
Claudio Slon (1978) (track 10)
composer:
Arrow (Montserrat calypso/soca singer Alphonsus Celestine Edmund Cassell) (track 16)
Errol Brown (track 6)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 8)
María Grever (track 9)
Isaac Hayes (track 1)
Sylvester Levay (track 11)
Jeff Lynne (track 17)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1978) (track 10)
lyricist:
Arrow (Montserrat calypso/soca singer Alphonsus Celestine Edmund Cassell) (track 16)
Errol Brown (track 6)
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 8)
Isaac Hayes (track 1)
Jeff Lynne (track 17)
Stanley Adams (US lyricist & songwriter) (track 9)
Stephan Prager (track 11)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 7)
writer:
Michael Beinhorn (track 18)
Bob Crewe (track 3)
Eduardo Del Barrio (track 4)
Bernard Edwards (track 14)
Alvin Fields (track 15)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 18)
Deborah Harry (track 12)
Dave Jackson (Motown songwriter aka Dave Jackson-Rich) (track 10)
Elmar Krohn (track 10)
Bill Laswell (track 18)
Mick Jackson (track 10)
Kenny Nolan (track 3)
Nile Rodgers (track 14)
Chris Stein (track 12)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 4)
Verdine White (track 4)
Michael Zager (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 3)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1978) (track 12)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 12)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 12)
Controversy Music (track 7)
Criga Music (track 4)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 3)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 3)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
Maurice Music (track 9)
Saggifire Music (track 4)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 6)
edit of:
edits:
Lady Marmalade by LaBelle (track 3)
remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 255) (track 12)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 479) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Blame It on the Boogie (1978) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 8)
later parody versions:
Lady Marmelade (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 12)
Kuss (track 7)
Wiss (track 7)
later translated versions:
Deine Mutti (track 10)
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 12)
Lady Marmalade (French version) (track 3)
熱辣辣 (track 3)
recording of:
Evil Woman (track 17)
Fantasy (track 4)
Get Up and Boogie (track 11)
Heart of Glass (track 12)
Hot, Hot, Hot (track 16)
Kiss (track 7)
Lady Marmalade (track 3)
Le Freak (track 14)
Let’s All Chant (track 15)
Rockit (track 18)
Theme From Shaft (track 1)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Music 2008 (track 8)
translated version of:
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 12)

CD 3

composer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 15)
Dan Hartman (track 17)
Rod Temperton (track 7)
lyricist:
Dan Hartman (track 17)
Rod Temperton (track 7)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 15)
producer:
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 7)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 16)
Richard Finch (track 16)
Kenneth Gamble (track 15)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 15)
writer:
Harry Wayne Casey (track 16)
Richard Finch (track 16)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 14)
Perry L. Kibble (track 6)
Cheryl Lynn (track 14)
R.J. Mather (track 5)
Al McKay (track 12)
David Paich (track 14)
Freddie Perren (track 3)
Keni St. Lewis (track 3)
Keith Stegall (track 5)
Chris Waters (track 5)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 12)
Allee Willis (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
GTO Records (1976) (track 7)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 12, 17)
Harrick Music (track 16)
Longitude Music (track 16)
Mijac Music (track 15)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (renamed as Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. since ca. 1998 or thereafter) (track 3)
Rodsongs (track 7)
Tincabell Music (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 3)
remixes:
Love Train (Tom Moulton Mix) by The O’Jays (track 15)
later parody versions:
Suck And Fuck Train (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
A Kapella (track 12)
later translated versions:
Got to Be Real (Japanese version) (track 14)
later versions:
Sexy Eis (track 5)
recording of:
Boogie Nights (track 7)
Boogie Oogie Oogie (track 6)
Got to Be Real (track 14)
Love Train (track 15)
Relight My Fire (track 17)
September (track 12)
Sexy Eyes (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 7)

CD 4

strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 3)
woodwind arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 3)
brass arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 3)
background vocals:
Will Lee (US jazz/rock bassist) (track 3)
Hamish Stuart (Scottish guitarist, bassist, singer composer & producer) (track 3)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Chaka Khan (track 3)
composer:
Thom Bell (track 6)
Phil Hurtt (track 6)
Michel Legrand (track 17)
engineer:
James Douglass (track 3)
producer:
Arif Mardin (track 3)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 3)
Henri Belolo (track 16)
Biddu (composer, songwriter, producer and musician) (track 8)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 14)
Marc Chantereau (track 5)
Pierre-Alain Dahan (track 5)
Richard Finch (track 14)
Leroy Green (track 18)
John Guldberg (track 13)
Jackie Jackson (member of the Jackson 5) (track 2)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (track 2)
Ron Kersey (track 18)
Jacques Morali (track 16)
Slim Pezin (track 5)
Ron Roker (track 8)
Gerry Shury (track 8)
Valerie Simpson (track 3)
Tim Stahl (track 13)
Victor Willis (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Warner Bros. Records Inc. (not for release label use, company behind the “WB Records” imprint) (track 3)
publisher:
Can't Stop Music (track 16)
EMI Longitude Music (track 14)
Reservoir 416 (track 18)
peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 14)
edits:
remixes:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; instrumental version) (track 17)
later parody versions:
Op de camping (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
En el nardo (track 16)
In de Altstadt (track 16)
later translated versions:
Kaikki laivaan (track 16)
Nakurantaan (track 16)
later versions:
The Summer Knows (Summer of ’42; with lyrics) (track 17)
recording of:
Can You Feel It (track 2)
Disco Inferno (track 18)
From East to West (track 5)
I Get Lifted (track 9)
In the Navy (track 16)
I’ll Be Around (track 6)
Rock Your Baby (track 14)
White Horse (track 13)
I’m Every Woman (1978) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Classic Grooves (track 6)