Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Hotel California
Eagles 4.7 6:32
2 The Final Countdown
Europe 4.4 5:12
3 Chuck E.'s in Love
Rickie Lee Jones 3:29
4 Manic Monday
Bangles 4.4 3:05
5 Dust in the Wind
Kansas 4.65 3:26
6 Tell It Like It Is
Heart 4:28
7 Open Arms
Journey 3.5 3:19
8 Holding Out for a Hero
Bonnie Tyler 4.35 4:24
9 Paradise by the Dashboard Light
Meat Loaf 8:29
10 Africa
Toto 4:58
11 California Girls
David Lee Roth 2:51
12 Long Tall Glasses
Leo Sayer 3:04
13 99 Red Balloons (club mix)
Nena 3:52
14 I Want You to Want Me
Cheap Trick 3:40
15 Don't Look Back
Boston 2 5:59
16 Keep on Lovining You
REO Speedwagon 4.15 3:21

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
violin [violins]:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
drumset:
Steve Smith (American drummer) (track 7)
drumset [drums]:
Ian Haugland (track 2)
bass guitar:
Dave Hope (track 5)
Ross Valory (track 7)
Randy Meisner (1976) (track 1)
bass guitar [bass]:
John Levén (track 2)
viola:
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
chimes:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
drums:
Don Henley (1976) (track 1)
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
drums and percussion:
Sib Hashian (track 15)
Steve Smith (American drummer) (track 7)
pedal steel guitar [pedals]:
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
synthesizer:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
organ:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Clavinet:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
guitar:
John Norum (track 2)
Neal Schon (track 7)
guitar, percussion and slide guitar:
Barry Goudreau (track 15)
bass:
Ross Valory (track 7)
Dave Hope (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
bass and percussion:
Fran Sheehan (track 15)
vibraphone:
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
timpani:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (1976) (track 1)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Rich Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
percussion:
Don Henley (1976) (track 1)
percussion [additional percussion]:
Phil Ehart (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
keyboard:
Jonathan Cain (track 7)
Mic Michaeli (track 2)
keyboard and piano:
Jonathan Cain (track 7)
piano:
Kerry Livgren (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
12 string guitar:
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (1976) (track 1)
12 string guitar and electric guitar:
Don Felder (1976) (track 1)
12 string guitar, acoustic guitar, bass, electric guitar, organ and piano:
Tom Scholz (track 15)
additional engineer:
Terry Diane Becker (engineer) (track 5)
arranger:
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 5)
Tom Scholz (track 15)
art direction:
Tom Drennon (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Eric Carr (Engineer) (track 15)
Dennis Coscia (track 15)
Rob Rosati (track 15)
background vocals:
Jonathan Cain (track 7)
Neal Schon (track 7)
Ross Valory (track 7)
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (1976) (track 1)
Randy Meisner (1976) (track 1)
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (1976) (track 1)
Don Felder (1976) (track 1)
Don Henley (1976) (track 1)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Robby Steinhardt (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
composer:
David Courtney (track 12)
Kerry Livgren (track 5)
Rick Nielsen (track 14)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 4)
Joey Tempest (track 2)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 11)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Rickie Lee Jones (track 3)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 11)
Tom Scholz (track 15)
Jim Steinman (tracks 8–9)
concertmaster:
Sid Sharp (track 1)
engineer:
Allan Blazek (track 1)
Bruce Hensal (track 1)
Ed Mashal (track 1)
Tom Scholz (track 15)
Bill Szymczyk (track 1)
Terry Becker (engineer) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey) (track 7)
Joey Tempest (track 2)
Susanna Hoffs (track 4)
Don Henley (1976) (track 1)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
lyricist:
Kerry Livgren (track 5)
Rick Nielsen (track 14)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 4)
Joey Tempest (track 2)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 11)
Kevin Cronin (track 16)
Rickie Lee Jones (track 3)
Carlo Karges (track 13)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 11)
Dean Pitchford (track 8)
Leo Sayer (track 12)
Tom Scholz (track 15)
Jim Steinman (track 9)
mixer:
Kevin Elson (track 2)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 4)
Bill Szymczyk (track 1)
Wally Traugott (engineer) (track 15)
Wally Buck (track 2)
producer:
Kevin Elson (tracks 2, 7)
David Kahne (track 4)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 7)
Tom Scholz (track 15)
Bill Szymczyk (track 1)
Jeff Glixman (1977-06) (track 5)
recording engineer:
Kevin Elson (track 2)
Wally Buck (track 2)
translator:
Kevin McAlea (track 13)
vocals:
Brad Delp (track 15)
writer:
Jonathan Cain (track 7)
George Davis (US musician & songwriter George Richard Davis Jr.) (track 6)
Lee Diamond (track 6)
Don Felder (track 1)
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track 1)
Don Henley (track 1)
D. Paich (track 10)
Steve Perry (American singer and songwriter, member of Journey) (track 7)
Jeffrey Porcaro (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Asylum Records (US Warner Bros subsidiary, was rock/folk now mostly hip-hop) (1976) (track 1)
Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records (not for release label use! a division of Warner Communications Inc.) (1976) (track 1)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1978) (track 15)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1980) (track 16)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1981) (track 7)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1981) (track 7)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 2)
produced for:
publisher:
Cass County Music (track 1)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 13)
Fingers Music (track 1)
Red Cloud Music (track 1)
Rising Storm Music (track 10)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 8)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong/China subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 1)
mixed at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 2)
The Village in Los Angeles, California, United States (1977-08) (track 5)
recorded at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 2)
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 1)
The Record Plant ((aka "Record Plant") Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 1)
Studio in the Country in Bogalusa, Louisiana, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
Woodland Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1977-06 – 1977-07) (track 5)
mash-ups:
remix of:
99 Red Balloons by Nena (track 13)
sampled by:
Upstaged by Aleister X feat. Eagles (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 49) (track 1)
cover recording of:
California Girls (track 11)
Tell It Like It Is (track 6)
is based on:
Stark Raving Love (track 8)
later parody versions:
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 2)
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 2)
Final Cuntdown (track 2)
Hiivasieni (track 2)
Keep on Loving Ruth (track 16)
Lust on the Bridge (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Hotelli Helpotus (track 1)
Jääkärihumppa (track 2)
Te peto el cacas (track 2)
later translated versions:
El amor que soñé (track 7)
Hotel California (track 1)
Hotel California (spanish version) (track 1)
Koivu ja tähti (track 1)
Leb' dei Leben (track 5)
ヒーロー (track 8)
later versions:
Pensando en ti (track 5)
parts:
Paradise (track 9)
Let Me Sleep on It (track 9)
recording of:
Africa (track 10)
Don't Look Back (track 15)
Dust in the Wind (track 5)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 8)
Keep On Loving You (track 16)
Long Tall Glasses (track 12)
Manic Monday (track 4)
Open Arms (track 7)
Hotel California (1976) (track 1)
99 Red Balloons (1983) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 10)
translated version of:
99 Luftballons (track 13)