Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Final Countdown
Europe 4.35 5:12
2 Follow You Follow Me
Genesis 3:51
3 Hit Me With Your Best Shot
Pat Benatar 2:52
4 Rosanna
Toto 5:32
5 Refugee
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers 4 3:23
6 It's a Heartache
Bonny Tyler 3:28
7 Wouldn't It Be Good
Nik Kershaw 4:31
8 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 4:13
9 Amanda
Boston 4:19
10 Drive
Cars 3:55
11 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4:05
12 Vienna
Ultravox 4:56
13 Spirit in the Sky
Norman Greenbaum 4.15 3:58
14 China in Your Hand
T’Pau 5:07
15 Sky High
Jigsaw 5 2:51
16 Nineteen
Paul Hardcastle 3:38

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set) [drums]:
Ian Haugland (track 1)
bass guitar:
Ron Blair (track 5)
bass guitar [bass]:
John Levén (track 1)
membranophone:
Stan Lynch (track 5)
slide guitar:
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (track 5)
guitar:
John Norum (track 1)
percussion:
Stan Lynch (track 5)
keyboard:
Mic Michaeli (track 1)
harmonium, organ and piano:
Benmont Tench (track 5)
12 string guitar and guitar:
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (track 5)
12 string guitar, guitar and harmonica:
Tom Petty (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Jon Mathias (engineer) (track 5)
Thom Panunzio (track 5)
Gray Russell (track 5)
Skip Saylor (track 5)
Tori Swenson (track 5)
background vocals:
Stan Lynch (track 5)
Benmont Tench (track 5)
composer:
Tony Banks (track 2)
Warren Cann (track 12)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 2)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 12)
Ric Ocasek (track 10)
Mike Rutherford (track 2)
Eddie Schwartz (track 3)
Midge Ure (track 12)
Billy Currie (track 12)
Norman Greenbaum (track 13)
Paul Hardcastle (track 16)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
David Paich (track 4)
Tom Scholz (track 9)
Joey Tempest (track 1)
engineer:
Shelly Yakus (track 5)
lead vocals:
Tom Petty (track 5)
Joey Tempest (track 1)
lyricist:
Warren Cann (track 12)
Ric Ocasek (track 10)
Mike Rutherford (track 2)
Eddie Schwartz (track 3)
Midge Ure (track 12)
William Coutourie (track 16)
Billy Currie (track 12)
Norman Greenbaum (track 13)
Paul Hardcastle (track 16)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
Jonas McCord (track 16)
David Paich (track 4)
Tom Scholz (track 9)
Joey Tempest (track 1)
mixer:
Kevin Elson (track 1)
Wally Buck (track 1)
producer:
Jimmy Iovine (track 5)
Erik Jacobsen (track 13)
Tom Petty (track 5)
Kevin Elson (track 1)
recording engineer:
Kevin Elson (track 1)
Wally Buck (track 1)
writer:
George O’Dowd (track 8)
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (track 5)
Mikey Craig (track 8)
Carol Decker (track 14)
Des Dyer (track 15)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 8)
Jon Moss (track 8)
Rick Nowels (track 11)
Tom Petty (track 5)
Phil Pickett (track 8)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 14)
Clive Scott (track 15)
Ronnie Scott (a British pop music promoter, group manager and songwriter) (track 6)
Ellen Shipley (track 11)
Steve Wolfe (producer, songwriter and guitar player) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1979) (track 5)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 1)
produced for:
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 11)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 14)
Future Furniture (track 11)
Hideaway Hits (track 9)
Hot Food Music Ltd. (track 12)
Imagem Music (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 7)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 7)
Jump Jet Music Ltd. (track 12)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 10)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 12)
Spirit Two Music (track 4)
Gelring Ltd. (Publishing company Associated with Genesis) (1978) (track 2)
Hit and Run Music (1978) (track 2)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 8)
mixed at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 1)
recorded at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 333) (track 13)
later parody versions:
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 1)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 1)
Final Cuntdown (track 1)
Hiivasieni (track 1)
Hosanna (track 4)
Lethargy (track 5)
Osama (track 4)
Spirit Inside (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
Bassena (track 4)
Jääkärihumppa (track 1)
Te peto el cacas (track 1)
later translated versions:
Nicht nach Haus (track 10)
Om du går nu (track 6)
Sonne auf der Haut (track 7)
Vieraat huoneet (track 6)
later versions:
recording of:
19 (track 16)
Amanda (track 9)
China in Your Hand (track 14)
Drive (track 10)
It’s a Heartache (track 6)
Karma Chameleon (track 8)
Refugee (track 5)
Rosanna (track 4)
Sky High (track 15)
Spirit in the Sky (track 13)
Vienna (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Riff Off (track 3)