Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Never Can Say Goodbye
The Communards 4 4:28
2 Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
Eurythmics 5 4:52
3 Strangelove
Depeche Mode 4 4:43
4 Flesh for Fantasy
Billy Idol 3:48
5 Wot (maxi version)
Captain Sensible 5:41
6 Love Shack
The B‐52’s 4.6 5:23
7 Video Killed the Radio Star
Buggles 3:14
8 Real Gone Kid
Deacon Blue 5 4:05
9 The King of Rock ’n’ Roll
Prefab Sprout 4:23
10 Edge of Heaven
Wham! 4:27
11 Precious Little Diamond
Fox the Fox 3:50
12 Face to Face Heart to Heart
The Twins 3:41
13 Messages
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 4:37
14 Vicious Games
Yello 5 4:19
15 Love Plus One
Haircut One Hundred 3:18
16 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
Ultravox 3:50
17 Modern Love Is Automatic
A Flock of Seagulls 3:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Suburbia
Pet Shop Boys 3.65 4:03
2 I Engineer
Animotion 4:05
3 The Safety Dance
Men Without Hats 4 2:44
4 Who Needs Love Like That
Erasure 3:17
5 Sounds Like a Melody
Alphaville 4:28
6 Bedsitter
Soft Cell 3:37
7 You Spin Me Round
Dead or Alive 3:17
8 Hit That Perfect Beat
Bronski Beat 3:38
9 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:40
10 The Reflex
Duran Duran 4 4:24
11 Our House
Madness 5 3:12
12 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 3:57
13 Wouldn’t It Be Good
Nik Kershaw 4 4:28
14 Life’s What You Make It
Talk Talk 4:14
15 Doctor! Doctor!
Thompson Twins 4:35
16 Situation (US 12″ remix)
Yazoo 5:05
17 Living on Video (maxi version)
Trans‐X 5:14
18 Let Me Go (maxi version)
Heaven 17 6:29

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Keith Strickland (track 6)
keyboard:
Thomas Dolby (track 9)
Kate Pierson (track 6)
additional mixer:
Shep Pettibone (track 1)
additional producer:
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 3)
Shep Pettibone (track 1)
assistant engineer:
Martin Kunitz (track 6)
composer:
Boris Blank (track 14)
Ray Burns (real name of Captain Sensible (The Damned)) (track 5)
Clifton Davis (track 1)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 13)
Billy Idol (track 4)
George Michael (track 10)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Berth Tamaëla (track 11)
Martin L. Gore (track 3)
Nick Heyward (track 15)
Annie Lennox (track 2)
Paddy McAloon (track 9)
Andy McCluskey (track 13)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 8)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
DJ-mixer:
Ben Liebrand (track 11)
engineer:
David Bascombe (track 3)
Dave Cook (track 6)
guest bass guitar:
Sara Lee (UK bassist, singer & songwriter) (track 6)
guest drums:
Charley Drayton (track 6)
guest horn:
Uptown Horns (track 6)
lead vocals:
Dave Gahan (track 3)
Paddy McAloon (track 9)
lyricist:
Ray Burns (real name of Captain Sensible (The Damned)) (track 5)
Clifton Davis (track 1)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 13)
Billy Idol (track 4)
George Michael (track 10)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Martin L. Gore (track 3)
Nick Heyward (track 15)
Annie Lennox (track 2)
Paddy McAloon (track 9)
Andy McCluskey (track 13)
Dieter Meier (track 14)
Silhouette Musmin (track 11)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 8)
Steve Stevens (track 4)
mastering:
George Marino (track 9)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 8)
Tom Durack (track 6)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 9)
Steve Peck (track 1)
producer:
David Bascombe (track 3)
Depeche Mode (track 3)
Thomas Dolby (track 9)
Stephen Hague (track 1)
Warne Livesey (track 8)
Nile Rodgers (track 6)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 2)
Don Was (track 6)
recorded by:
Felix Kendall (UK recording engineer) (track 8)
vocals:
Kate Pierson (track 6)
Fred Schneider (track 6)
Cindy Wilson (track 6)
writer:
Warren Cann (track 16)
Chris Cross (track 16)
Billy Currie (track 16)
Geoff Downes (track 7)
Trevor Horn (track 7)
Frank Maudsley (track 17)
Kate Pierson (track 6)
Paul Reynolds (track 17)
Fred Schneider (track 6)
Ali Score (track 17)
Mike Score (track 17)
Keith Strickland (track 6)
Midge Ure (track 16)
Cindy Wilson (track 6)
Bruce Woolley (track 7)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 3)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 9)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Check It Out by Nicki Minaj feat. will.i.am (track 7)
part of:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
(Lick My) Nut Sack (parody recorded for Robin Quivers) (track 6)
Ich sag' J.B.O. (track 5)
Meshach (track 6)
Wat? (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Face to Face (track 12)
Flesh for Fantasy (track 4)
Love Plus One (track 15)
Love Shack (track 6)
Messages (track 13)
Real Gone Kid (track 8)
Strangelove (track 3)
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Eurythmics song) (track 2)
The Edge of Heaven (track 10)
Vicious Games (track 14)
Wot? (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Brides of Frankenstein (OMD) (track 13)
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (the song itself) (track 7)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 7)

CD 2

harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 12)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 6)
background vocals:
Helen Terry (track 12)
composer:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 6)
Vince Clarke (track 4)
Ivan Doroschuk (track 3)
Chris Foreman (track 11)
Pascal Languirand (track 17)
Bernhard Lloyd (track 5)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 1)
Frank Mertens (track 5)
Neil Tennant (track 1)
Marian Gold (track 5)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
engineer:
Tom Frederikse (track 8)
Don Wershba (track 6)
guest keyboard:
Phil Pickett (track 12)
lead vocals:
John Foster (John Jøn, Bronski Beat) (track 8)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (track 4)
Ivan Doroschuk (track 3)
Pascal Languirand (track 17)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 1)
Neil Tennant (track 1)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 6)
Marian Gold (track 5)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
Carl Smyth (track 11)
mixer:
Steve Levine (track 12)
Jon Moss (track 12)
Harvey Goldberg (track 6)
Gareth Jones (UK producer/engineer) (track 8)
producer:
Steve Levine (track 12)
Gary Stevenson (track 9)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 6)
Adam Williams (track 8)
vocals:
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 6)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 15)
George O’Dowd (tracks 12, 12)
Steve Bronski (track 8)
Pete Burns (track 7)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 2)
Vince Clarke (track 16)
Peter Cox (track 9)
Steve Coy (track 7)
Mikey Craig (tracks 12, 12)
Alannah Currie (track 15)
Richard Drummie (track 9)
John Foster (John Jøn, Bronski Beat) (track 8)
Tim Friese-Greene (track 14)
Glenn Gregory (track 18)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (tracks 12, 12)
Mark Hollis (track 14)
Holly Knight (track 2)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 10)
Joe Leeway (track 15)
Tim Lever (track 7)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 18)
Jon Moss (tracks 12, 12)
Alison Moyet (track 16)
Mike Percy (track 7)
Phil Pickett (tracks 12, 12)
Nick Rhodes (track 10)
Larry Steinbachek (track 8)
Bernie Taupin (track 2)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 10)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 10)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 10)
Martyn Ware (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1986) (track 1)
publisher:
Burning Music Ltd. (track 7)
Imagem Music (Publisher) (track 13)
Métisse Music (track 7)
Rolf Budde Musikverlag (aka Budde Music) (track 5)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (tracks 12, 12)
part of:
later parody versions:
Doctor Doctor (Parody) (track 15)
Right Round (track 7)
The Brady Bunch (“Weird Al” version) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Sonne auf der Haut (track 13)
Vivre sur video (track 17)
later versions:
live recording of:
Karma Chameleon (track 12)
recording of:
Bedsitter (track 6)
Doctor! Doctor! (track 15)
I Engineer (track 2)
Karma Chameleon (track 12)
Let Me Go! (track 18)
Living on Video (track 17)
Our House (track 11)
Situation (track 16)
Suburbia (track 1)
The Reflex (track 10)
The Safety Dance (track 3)
We Close Our Eyes (track 9)
Wouldn't It Be Good (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 10)

Release Group

part of: Pop & Wave (number: 3)