Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Need You Tonight
INXS 4.15 3:04
2 Pop Goes the World
Men Without Hats 4 3:41
3 I Heard a Rumor
Bananarama 5 3:27
4 Only a Memory
The Smithereens 3:45
5 Disappointed
Public Image Ltd. 6:45
6 In Your Room
Bangles 3.5 3:29
7 Higher Ground
Red Hot Chili Peppers 4.3 3:23
8 Mandinka
Sinéad O’Connor 3.4 3:49
9 Notorious
Duran Duran 5 4:01
10 No New Tale to Tell
Love and Rockets 5 3:28
11 4th of July
X 5 3:59
12 Heartbreak Beat
The Psychedelic Furs 5:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Simply Irresistible
Robert Palmer 4 4:16
2 Hourglass
Squeeze 4 3:17
3 Everyday Is Like Sunday
Morrissey 4.5 3:36
4 Ship of Fools
World Party 4:31
5 We Care a Lot
Faith No More 4.5 4:04
6 Funky Town
Pseudo Echo 4:55
7 Heart and Soul
T’Pau 3:39
8 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
The Proclaimers 4.2 3:38
9 To Be a Lover
Billy Idol 3:54
10 Sold Me Down the River (radio edit)
The Alarm 4:12
11 Spy in the House of Love
Was (Not Was) 4:17
12 Pictures of Matchstick Men
Camper Van Beethoven 4:10

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Marco Pirroni (British musician and producer) (track 8)
electric bass guitar [bass]:
Michael Steele (American bassist, guitarist, songwriter, and singer) (track 6)
membranophone:
Debbi Peterson (track 6)
Chad Smith (drummer from Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track 7)
guitar:
John Frusciante (track 7)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Vicki Peterson (track 6)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Susanna Hoffs (track 6)
bass:
Flea (US bassist) (track 7)
additional engineer:
Ken Felton (track 6)
arranger:
Sinéad O’Connor (track 8)
background vocals:
Iris Parker (track 7)
Julie Ritter (track 7)
Gretchen Seager (track 7)
Jack Sherman (track 7)
Kristen Vigard (track 7)
WAG (track 7)
co-producer:
Kevin Moloney (track 8)
composer:
Dave Alvin (former guitarist for The Blasters and X) (track 11)
Men Without Hats (Canadian new wave/synthpop group) (track 2)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 8)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 7, 7)
engineer:
Daniel Abraham (track 9)
Dave Jerden (track 7)
Kevin Moloney (track 8)
David Nicholas (track 1)
Garth Richardson (track 7)
guest flute:
Mel Thorpe (track 10)
lead vocals:
Anthony Kiedis (track 7)
lyricist:
Dave Alvin (former guitarist for The Blasters and X) (track 11)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 8)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 7, 7)
David J (track 10)
mastering:
George Marino (track 7)
mixer:
Daniel Abraham (track 9)
Garth Richardson (track 7)
Chris Birkett (track 8)
Bob Clearmountain (track 1)
Frank Filipetti (track 6)
Terence Morris (track 8)
Lloyd Phillips (track 8)
producer:
Michael Beinhorn (track 7)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 9)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 8)
Nile Rodgers (track 9)
Davitt Sigerson (track 6)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 1)
recording engineer:
John Beverly Jones (track 6)
vocals:
Sinéad O’Connor (track 8)
Bananarama (track 3)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 3)
John Ashton (track 12)
Richard Butler (singer) (track 12)
Tim Butler (track 12)
Sara Dallin (track 3)
Allan Dias (track 5)
Lu Edmonds (track 5)
Siobhan Fahey (track 3)
Andrew Farriss (track 1)
Stephen Hague (track 5)
Susanna Hoffs (track 6)
Michael Hutchence (track 1)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 6)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 9)
John Lydon (track 5)
John McGeoch (track 5)
Nick Rhodes (track 9)
Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.) (track 5)
Billy Steinberg (track 6)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 3)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 9)
Pete Waterman (track 3)
Keren Woodward (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
London Records 90 Ltd. (renamed on 26th Aug 2011 as Warner Records 90 Ltd.) (1987) (track 3)
publisher:
Bangophile Music (track 6)
Black Bull Music (tracks 7, 7)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 7, 7)
Reverb Music Ltd. (track 3)
Songs of Universal, Inc. (tracks 3, 6)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 3)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 6)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 3)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Oasis Studio (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (track 8)
has remixes:
Higher Ground (12″ vocal mix) by Red Hot Chili Peppers (track 7)
mash-ups:
Need Peace Tonight by G3RSt (track 1)
Tiger by Neil Cicierega (track 1)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Higher Ground (track 7)
is the basis for:
One Of My Kind (track 1)
later translated versions:
recording of:
Disappointed (track 5)
Fourth of July (track 11)
Heartbreak Beat (track 12)
Higher Ground (track 7)
I Heard a Rumour (track 3)
In Your Room (track 6)
Mandinka (track 8)
Need You Tonight (track 1)
No New Tale to Tell (track 10)
Notorious (track 9)
Pop Goes the World (track 2)

CD 2

membranophone:
Mike Bordin (American drummer) (track 5)
guitar:
Jim Martin (ex-Faith No More guitarist) (track 5)
bass:
Billy Gould (track 5)
keyboard:
Roddy Bottum (track 5)
background vocals:
Jocelyn Brown (track 9)
Connie Harvey (track 9)
Janet Wright (track 9)
composer:
Faith No More (track 5)
Steven Greenberg (track 6)
Booker T. Jones (track 9)
Stephen Street (track 3)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 2)
William Bell (track 9)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Francis Rossi (track 12)
Karl Wallinger (track 4)
lead vocals:
Billy Idol (track 9)
lyricist:
Steven Greenberg (track 6)
Booker T. Jones (track 9)
William Bell (track 9)
Roddy Bottum (track 5)
Chris Difford (track 2)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Francis Rossi (track 12)
Karl Wallinger (track 4)
mixer:
Mark Berry (Producer, mixer, engineer and remixer from Brooklyn, New York) (track 6)
Brian Canham (Australian singer ex. Pseudo Echo) (track 6)
Gary Langan (track 9)
producer:
Steve Berlin (track 5)
Mark Berry (Producer, mixer, engineer and remixer from Brooklyn, New York) (track 6)
Faith No More (track 5)
Keith Forsey (track 9)
Stephen Street (track 3)
Eric Thorngren (track 2)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 2)
Matt Wallace (US producer & engineer) (track 5)
vocals:
Chuck Mosley (track 5)
writer:
Carol Decker (track 7)
Eddie MacDonald (track 10)
Mike Peters (track 10)
Charlie Reid (track 8)
Craig Reid (track 8)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 7)
David Was (track 11)
Don Was (track 11)
publisher:
Big Thrilling Music (Faith No More publishing company) (track 5)
Faith No More Music (Faith No More publishing company) (track 5)
Linder Ltd. (track 3)
Red Sea Songs (track 6)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
has remixes:
500 Miles by Down by Law (track 8)
mash-ups:
300MB by Neil Cicierega (track 8)
500 Bad Mice by Soundhog (track 8)
Super Miles by Isosine (track 8)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Funkytown (track 6)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Todo es igual siempre (Song by Mikel Erentxun) (track 3)
recording of:
Heart and Soul (track 7)
Hourglass (track 2)
Ship of Fools (track 4)
We Care a Lot (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 6)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 6)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 6)

Release

executive producer: Robert Hull (Production)
mastering: Dennis Drake
ASIN: US: B000BMCR6M [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/7024109 [info]

Release Group

part of: Modern Rock (Time-Life Music) (number: 10)