Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Under Pressure
Queen & David Bowie 4.4 3:56
2 New Year’s Day
U2 4:18
3 It’s a Sin
Pet Shop Boys 5 5:02
4 Sexcrime
Eurythmics 2.65 3:56
5 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3.8 3:56
6 Is There Something I Should Know
Duran Duran 2 4:06
7 Need You Tonight
INXS 3:04
8 I’m Still Standing
Elton John 3.5 3:00
9 Everywhere
Fleetwood Mac 3:38
10 Every Breath You Take
The Police 3:58
11 The Road to Hell
Chris Rea 3:55
12 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4 4:55
13 Big Log
Robert Plant 4:51
14 Wonderful Life
Black 4.75 4:48
15 Love of the Common People
Paul Young 3:31
16 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4 4:03
17 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:44
18 Something About You
Level 42 3:38
19 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4.15 4:25
20 She Drives Me Crazy
Fine Young Cannibals 4.5 3:31
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Money for Nothing
Dire Straits 3.85 4:08
2 Wonderland
Big Country 3:47
3 White Wedding
Billy Idol 3:28
4 Start
The Jam 3 2:32
5 Big Area
Then Jerico 4:47
6 Dead Ringer for Love
Meat Loaf 3:56
7 Atomic
Blondie 3.8 4:32
8 I’m Your Man
Wham! 3:59
9 The Look of Love
ABC 4.6 3:30
10 Young at Heart
The Bluebells 3:18
11 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners 4.25 4:06
12 Blue Monday
New Order 3.35 7:27
13 Only You
Yazoo 5 3:03
14 (Keep Feeling) Fascination
The Human League 5 3:41
15 Enola Gay
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3.5 3:28
16 Shout
Tears for Fears 5 4:47
17 To Cut a Long Story Short
Spandau Ballet 4 3:21
18 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:36
19 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:45
20 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:36

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Dee Murray (track 8)
drums (drum set):
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Nigel Olsson (track 8)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 19)
John Deacon (track 1)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
finger snaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
finger snaps and handclaps:
David Bowie (track 1)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 19)
synthesizer:
Elton John (track 8)
guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Brian Nash (track 5)
bass:
John Deacon (track 1)
bass, drum machine and keyboard:
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 20)
electric guitar:
Davey Johnstone (track 8)
keyboard:
John Deacon (track 1)
piano:
Elton John (track 8)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
drum machine, guitar and tambourine:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 20)
sampler:
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 3)
additional engineer:
Steven Stanley (Producer) (track 4)
additional mixer:
David Jacob (track 3)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 5)
Stephen Hague (track 3)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 19)
background vocals:
Davey Johnstone (track 8)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Dee Murray (track 8)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Nigel Olsson (track 8)
co-producer:
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 6)
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 20)
Ian Little (track 6)
composer:
Robbie Blunt (track 13)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 2)
Adam Clayton (track 2)
Julian Cope (track 17)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 2)
Alan Gill (track 17)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Elton John (track 8)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 12)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 2)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin) (track 13)
Alan Prosser (track 16)
Ian Telfer (track 16)
Colin Vearncombe (track 14)
Gerald Woodruffe (track 13)
David Byrne (track 16)
John Hurley (track 15)
Holly Johnson (track 5)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 16)
Christine McVie (track 9)
Chris Rea (track 11)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 10)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 15)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 5)
engineer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 3)
David Jacob (track 3)
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 20)
Steve Levine (track 19)
Eric Thorngren (track 4)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 5)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 5)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 5)
lead vocals:
David Bowie (track 1)
George O’Dowd (track 19)
Elton John (track 8)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
Holly Johnson (track 5)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 5)
lyricist:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 2)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth, worked in France) (track 12)
Alan Prosser (track 16)
Ian Telfer (track 16)
Colin Vearncombe (track 14)
David Byrne (track 16)
John Hurley (track 15)
Holly Johnson (track 5)
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 16)
Christine McVie (track 9)
Chris Rea (track 11)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 10)
Bernie Taupin (track 8)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 15)
mixer:
Jon Moss (track 19)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 4)
Stephen Hague (track 3)
Steve Levine (track 19)
Ian Little (track 6)
Alex Sadkin (track 6)
Eric Thorngren (track 4)
performer:
David Bowie (track 1)
Annie Lennox (track 4)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 4)
producer:
David Bowie (track 1)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 6)
Trevor Horn (track 5)
Clive Langer (track 17)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 3)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 8)
Alan Winstanley (track 17)
Steve Levine (track 19)
Ian Little (track 6)
recording engineer:
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 8)
vocals:
David Bowie (track 1)
Roland Gift (track 20)
writer:
Wally Badarou (track 18)
David Bowie (track 1)
George O’Dowd (track 19)
Mikey Craig (track 19)
John Deacon (track 1)
Andrew Farriss (track 7)
Roland Gift (track 20)
Boon Gould (track 18)
Philip Gould (track 18)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 19)
Michael Hutchence (track 7)
Mark King (track 18)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Annie Lennox (track 4)
Mike Lindup (track 18)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 3)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Jon Moss (track 19)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 20)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 4)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 6)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 6)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Neil Tennant (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
David R. Jones (Jones Music subsidiary) (1981) (track 1)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1981) (track 1)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (1981) (track 1)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 19)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1987) (track 3)
London Music Stream Ltd. (1988) (track 20)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (track 1)
publisher:
Bewlay Bros. Music (track 1)
Bright Music Ltd. (track 9)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 18)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 19)
GM Sumner (track 10)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (track 1)
Mother Music (track 2)
Music of Windswept (track 18)
Peermusic III, Ltd. (track 18)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 5)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing B.V. (Benelux subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 18)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 18)
Fujipacific Music inc. (– 2014-12-31) (track 12)
Fujipacific Music, Inc. (2015-01-01 –) (track 12)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 8)
recorded at:
AIR Studios Montserrat in Montserrat (1983-06-26) (track 8)
edits:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 1)
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 1)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 1)
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 5)
Wanna Hurt Mase? (explicit) by Mase (track 19)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 476) (track 12)
arrangements:
Adesso (translated) (track 12)
cover recording of:
has revision:
is the basis for:
Ice Ice Baby (track 1)
One Of My Kind (track 7)
地下裁判團 (track 3)
later parody versions:
Every Step to Take (track 10)
Read Acts (track 5)
Tshernobyl (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Humppaleski 45 (track 10)
Sua vartioin (track 10)
later translated versions:
Mitä rakkaus on (track 12)
Stinken uit de bak (track 10)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 19)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
parts:
recording of:
Big Log (track 13)
Everywhere (Fleetwood Mac song) (track 9)
It’s a Sin (track 3)
Need You Tonight (track 7)
New Year’s Day (track 2)
Relax (track 5)
Reward (track 17)
Road to Nowhere (track 16)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (track 20)
Something About You (track 18)
The Road to Hell (track 11)
Under Pressure (track 1)
Wonderful Life (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Two Tribes / Relax (track 5)
Hooked on Polkas (track 5)
Polkas on 45 (track 10)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Warren Cann (track 20)
Rick Buckler (1980-06-19) (track 4)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Malcolm Holmes (drummer) (track 15)
bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 9)
Bruce Foxton (1980-06-19) (track 4)
membranophone:
Clem Burke (track 7)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 7)
Chris Stein (track 7)
Midge Ure (track 20)
Paul Weller (1980-06-19) (track 4)
bass:
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 20)
Nigel Harrison (track 7)
bass and synthesizer:
Andy McCluskey (track 15)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 7)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 9)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 20)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 15)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 18)
additional composer:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 1)
additional guest vocals:
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 1)
additional producer:
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 13)
background vocals:
Ellie Greenwich (track 7)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 18)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 20)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
George Michael (track 8)
Jim Steinman (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 20)
Warren Cann (track 20)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 13)
Billy Currie (track 20)
Billy Idol (track 3)
Mark Knopfler (track 1)
Andy McCluskey (track 15)
Paul Weller (track 4)
creative direction:
Alan Winstanley (track 11)
Clive Langer (track 11)
engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 15)
John Fryer (track 13)
Paul Hardiman (track 18)
Gary Langan (track 9)
Max Norman (track 15)
Eric Radcliffe (track 13)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 9)
Deborah Harry (track 7)
Paul Weller (1980-06-19) (track 4)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 18)
Gary Kemp (track 17)
George Michael (track 8)
Jim Steinman (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 20)
Warren Cann (track 20)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 13)
Billy Currie (track 20)
Billy Idol (track 3)
Mark Knopfler (track 1)
Andy McCluskey (track 15)
Paul Weller (track 4)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 18)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 7)
Neil Dorfsman (track 1)
Keith Forsey (track 3)
Trevor Horn (track 9)
Mike Howlett (track 15)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 16)
The Jam (late 70s/early 80s UK punk/mod revival band) (track 4)
New Order (track 12)
Conny Plank (German producer and sound engineer) (track 20)
Kevin Rowland (track 11)
Martin Rushent (track 14)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 18)
Ultravox (track 20)
Alan Winstanley (track 11)
Yazoo (80s British synthpop duo, aka Yaz) (track 13)
Mark Knopfler (track 1)
Eric Radcliffe (track 13)
Clive Langer (track 11)
remixer:
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 14)
vocals:
Midge Ure (track 20)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 18)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 15)
Andy McCluskey (track 15)
Alison Moyet (track 13)
Bruce Foxton (1980-06-19) (track 4)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 11)
Stuart Adamson (track 2)
Mark Brzezicki (track 2)
Tony Butler (English rock bassist with Big Country) (track 2)
Jo Callis (track 14)
Peter Cox (Artist and songwriter) (track 19)
Sara Dallin (track 10)
Jimmy Destri (track 7)
Richard Drummie (track 19)
Siobhan Fahey (track 10)
Martin Fry (track 9)
Gillian Gilbert (track 12)
Deborah Harry (track 7)
Robert Hodgens (track 10)
Peter Hook (track 12)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 14)
Roland Orzabal (track 16)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 9)
Kevin Rowland (track 11)
Stephen Singleton (track 9)
Ian Stanley (track 16)
Bernard Sumner (track 12)
Bruce Watson (track 2)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 9)
Keren Woodward (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (track 17)
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (track 4)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 18)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 9)
Mute Records Ltd. (not for release label use! original company behind the Mute label) (1982) (track 13)
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 9)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1988) (track 1)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 7)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 7)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (track 2)
Chariscourt Ltd. (track 1)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 7)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 17)
Hot Food Music Ltd. (track 20)
Jump Jet Music Ltd. (track 20)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 20)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 9)
Roland Orzabal Ltd. (track 16)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 4)
And Son Music Ltd. (1980 –) (track 4)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (1981) (track 6)
Peg Music Company (1981) (track 6)
Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) (1984) (track 2)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 9)
recorded at:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Blue Monday / The Beach (part of “Get Yer Yo Yo’s Out” DJ-mix) by New Order (track 12)
Tax Jam Pollution by ccc (track 4)
That Demo's Name Is by JV5 (track 7)
music videos:
sampled by:
10 × 10 by 808 State (track 4)
Come Back Down by Trevor Something (tracks 12, 18)
SOS by Rihanna (track 18)
Shut Up and Drive by Rihanna (track 12)
samples:
Taxman (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (track 4)
Uranium by Kraftwerk (track 12)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 61) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Tainted Love (track 18)
Young at Heart (track 10)
is the basis for:
Come on England (track 11)
later parody versions:
Christ's Wedding (track 3)
Faithless Love (track 18)
Monkeys for Uncles (track 1)
Tainted Pub (track 18)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Dummi Du (Only You) (track 13)
later translated versions:
Blue Monday (track 12)
Böser Sex (track 18)
Falso amor (track 18)
Vamos Eileen (track 11)
衹有你 (track 13)
partial recording of:
The Look of Love (track 9)
recording of:
Atomic (track 7)
Big Area (track 5)
Blue Monday (track 12)
Come On Eileen (track 11)
Enola Gay (track 15)
I'm Your Man (track 8)
Money for Nothing (Dire Straits song) (track 1)
Only You (track 13)
Shout (track 16)
Vienna (track 20)
We Close Our Eyes (track 19)
White Wedding (track 3)
Wonderland (track 2)
Start! (1980-06-19) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Summer Fun Mega Mix (tracks 8, 8)
Polka Party! (track 16)