Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:37
2 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners 4.5 4:05
3 The Look of Love
ABC 4.5 3:28
4 Lessons in Love
Level 42 4:02
5 Lifeline
Spandau Ballet 3:18
6 Hymn
Ultravox 4:26
7 I Hear You Now
Jon and Vangelis 4:13
8 Under Your Thumb
Godley & Creme 3:37
9 I Second That Emotion
Japan 5 3:44
10 Living on the Ceiling
Blancmange 4:00
11 Hold Me Now
Thompson Twins 4:43
12 Our Lips Are Sealed
Fun Boy Three 3.5 2:53
13 Wouldn’t It Be Good
Nik Kershaw 4:30
14 Digging Your Scene
The Blow Monkeys 4:02
15 Hit That Perfect Beat
Bronski Beat 3:23
16 Perfect
Fairground Attraction 4 3:37
17 I Dream to Sleep
H₂O 3:53
18 Could It Be I’m Falling in Love
David Grant & Jaki Graham 4:16
19 I Think We’re Alone Now
Tiffany 4.25 3:45
20 Because of You
Kevin Rowland 3:11

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 3)
tabla:
Dinesh (track 10)
synthesizer:
John Duarte (track 19)
guitar:
Chuck Yamek (track 19)
sitar:
Deepak (track 10)
keyboard:
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 3)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 1)
drum machine [drum] programming:
John Duarte (track 19)
additional recording engineer:
John Kerns (track 19)
arranger:
John Duarte (track 19)
background vocals:
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star, "I Think We’re Alone Now") (track 19)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 1)
Ritchie Cordell (track 19)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 7)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 14)
Gary Kemp (track 5)
Mark Nevin (track 16)
creative direction:
Clive Langer (track 2)
Alan Winstanley (track 2)
engineer:
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 19)
Paul Hardiman (track 1)
Gary Langan (track 3)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 3)
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star, "I Think We’re Alone Now") (track 19)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 1)
Ritchie Cordell (track 19)
Nik Kershaw (track 13)
Jon Anderson (Yes/Jon & Vangelis) (track 7)
Boon Gould (track 4)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 14)
Gary Kemp (track 5)
Mark Nevin (track 16)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 1)
producer:
David Byrne (track 12)
Trevor Horn (track 3)
Mike Howlett (track 10)
John Punter (track 9)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 1)
George E. Tobin (track 19)
remixer:
Fun Boy Three (track 12)
Jeremy Green (track 12)
George E. Tobin (track 19)
Dennis Weinreich (track 10)
John Williams (UK drum n bass DJ/producer aka Skyjack) (track 10)
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 19)
vocals:
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 1)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 2)
Ross Alcock (track 17)
Neil Arthur (track 10)
Wally Badarou (track 4)
Thomas Alexander Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 11)
Steve Bronski (track 15)
Warren Cann (track 6)
Al Cleveland (track 9)
Lol Creme (track 8)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 6)
Alannah Joy Currie (track 11)
Billy Currie (track 6)
Ian Donaldson (vocalist of H₂O) (track 17)
Kenny Dorman (track 17)
Colin Ferguson (bassist of H₂O) (track 17)
John Foster (John Jøn, Bronski Beat) (track 15)
Martin Fry (track 3)
Colin Gavigan (track 17)
Kevin Godley (track 8)
Terence Edward Hall (track 12)
Pete Keane (guitarist of H₂O) (track 17)
Mark King (track 4)
Stephen Luscombe (track 10)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 3)
Smokey Robinson (track 9)
Kevin Rowland (track 2)
Stephen Singleton (track 3)
Larry Steinbachek (track 15)
Midge Ure (track 6)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 3)
Jane Wiedlin (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 1)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 3)
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 3)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1987) (track 19)
publisher:
BMG Songs, Inc. (track 11)
EMI Longitude Music (track 19)
Findhaven Ltd. (track 4)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 13)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 13)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 9)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 3)
Point Music (publisher) (track 11)
Ruby Ruby Ltd. (track 4)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 16)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 3)
has remixes:
sampled by:
SOS by Rihanna (track 1)
part of:
cover recording of:
Our Lips Are Sealed (track 12)
Tainted Love (track 1)
is the basis for:
STP (track 9)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 1)
Moldy Now (track 11)
Tainted Pub (track 1)
later translated versions:
Böser Sex (track 1)
Falso amor (track 1)
Sonne auf der Haut (track 13)
Vamos Eileen (track 2)
ふたりの世界 (track 19)
later versions:
partial recording of:
The Look of Love (track 3)
recording of:
Come On Eileen (track 2)
Digging Your Scene (track 14)
Dream to Sleep (track 17)
Hold Me Now (Thompson Twins song) (track 11)
Hymn (track 6)
I Hear You Now (track 7)
Lessons in Love (track 4)
Lifeline (track 5)
Perfect (track 16)
Under Your Thumb (track 8)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/257062 [info]