Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Back to Life Soul II Soul 3:46
2 Every Little Step Bobby Brown 3:54
3 Never Too Much Luther Vandross 5 3:48
4 Tribute The Pasadenas 4:19
5 Looking for a New Love Jody Watley 4:33
6 Best Love Rose Royce 3:49
7 Just Got Paid Johnny Kemp 3:28
8 Word Up Cameo 4 4:14
9 Diamonds Herb Alpert 4:52
10 Let's Groove Earth, Wind & Fire 4:02
11 Lovely One The Jacksons 4:48
12 Say Yeah The Limit 4:25
13 Let's Get Serious Jermaine Jackson 3:33
14 I Feel for You Chaka Khan 5:43
15 A Love Bizarre Sheila E. 3:45
16 Feel So Real Steve Arrington 5:10
17 Don't Stop the Music Yarbrough & Peoples 4:04
18 New York Eyes Nicole J. McCloud 4:44
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Funkin' for Jamaica Tom Browne 3:23
2 Yah Mo B There James Ingram with Michael McDonald 4:27
3 Save the Overtime (For Me) Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:37
4 Forget Me Nots Patrice Rushen 4:38
5 Ma Quale Idea Pino D'Angiò 4:18
6 Give It Up KC and the Sunshine Band 4.35 4:09
7 Do It Again Meets Billy Jean Club House 4:01
8 Right on Track Breakfast Club 4:15
9 Alice, I Want You Just for Me Full Force 3:43
10 They Come Only Come Out at Night Peter Brown 4:10
11 Young Guns (Go for It) Wham! 3:37
12 Axel F Harold Faltermeyer 3.5 2:59
13 Two Tribes (Cowboys and Indians) Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3:53
14 Rhythm of the Jungle The Quick 3:58
15 Somebody's Watching Me Rockwell 3:55
16 Mr. Bachelor Loose Ends 4:25
17 Waltz Darling Malcolm McLaren 4:24
18 Lovely Day (7" Sunshine mix) Bill Withers 4:05
19 Come Into My Life Joyce Sims 3:46

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Steve Ferrone (1984) (track 14)
synthesizer:
Robbie Buchanan (1984) (track 14)
David Frank (1984) (track 14)
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 14)
Philippe Saisse (1984) (track 14)
guitar:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 14)
bass:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 14)
chromatic harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1984) (track 14)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (1984) (track 14)
David Frank (1984) (track 14)
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 14)
Philippe Saisse (1984) (track 14)
drum machine:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 14)
arranger:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 15)
background vocals:
Chaka Khan (1984) (track 14)
composer:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (tracks 14–15)
Sheila Escovedo (track 15)
Luther Vandross (track 3)
lead vocals:
Chaka Khan (1984) (track 14)
lyricist:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 14)
Luther Vandross (track 3)
writer:
India Arrington (track 16)
Steve Arrington (track 16)
Babyface (R&B musician Kenny Edmonds) (track 2)
Larry Blackmon (track 8)
André Cymone (track 5)
Jonah Ellis (track 17)
Nellee Hooper (track 1)
Tomi Jenkins (track 8)
Simon Law (Soul II Soul) (track 1)
The Pasadenas (track 4)
Alisa Peoples (track 17)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 15)
Beresford Romeo (track 1)
Lonnie Simmons (producer, songwriter) (track 17)
Wayne Vaughn (track 10)
Jody Watley (track 5)
Caron Wheeler (track 1)
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire) (track 10)
Pete Wingfield (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1981) (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 3, 10)
Major Seven Ltd (track 4)
Ultrawave Music (track 5)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 70) (track 8)
cover recording of:
I Feel for You (1984) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Moments in Soul (track 1)
later translated versions:
Hai ↑ (track 8)
奢侈 (track 5)
recording of:
A Love Bizarre (track 15)
Back to Life (track 1)
Every Little Step (track 2)
Feel So Real (track 16)
Let’s Groove (track 10)
Never Too Much (track 3)
Tribute (Right On) (track 4)
Word Up! (track 8)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 13)
additional guest lead vocals:
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 2)
composer:
Tom Browne (US jazz trumpeter) (track 1)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 12)
Pino D’Angiò (Italo disco artist) (track 5)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 13)
William Johnson (track 13)
George Michael (track 11)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 13)
Rockwell (R & B – “Somebody’s Watching Me”) (track 15)
Joyce Sims (track 19)
lead vocals:
James Ingram (R&B singer) (track 2)
lyricist:
Pino D’Angiò (Italo disco artist) (track 5)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 13)
William Johnson (track 13)
George Michael (track 11)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 13)
Rockwell (R & B – “Somebody’s Watching Me”) (track 15)
Joyce Sims (track 19)
Toni Smith (track 1)
producer:
Steve Brown (engineer/music producer) (track 11)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 12)
George Michael (track 11)
remixer:
Ben Liebrand (track 18)
writer:
Stephen Bray (track 8)
Deborah Carter (track 6)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 6)
Dan Gilroy (track 8)
James Ingram (R&B singer) (track 2)
Quincy Jones (track 2)
Michael McDonald (R&B & soul singer) (track 2)
Terri McFaddin (track 4)
Patrice Rushen (track 4)
Skip Scarborough (track 18)
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Freddie Washington (US session bassist) (track 4)
Bill Withers (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 6)
Geffen Records (1984) (track 12)
publisher:
Baby Fingers Music (track 4)
Beach House Music (track 19)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 15)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 6)
Freddie Dee Music (track 4)
Jobete Music (track 15)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 13)
Plaid Flowers Music (track 18)
Smokin' Amigos (track 19)
Sweet Cookie Music (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 18)
Yamina Music (track 4)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 18)
mash-ups:
Axel F vs. Do You Really Like It? (Harold Faltermeyer vs. Pied Piper and the Master of Ceremonies) (part of “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 9” DJ-mix) by DJ Alex F (track 12)
Countdown F. by MadMixMustang (track 12)
remix of:
Lovely Day by Bill Withers (track 18)
sampled by:
Give It Up (warm up) by Lulu (track 6)
is the basis for:
later versions:
recording of:
Axel F (Beverly Hills Cop) (track 12)
Come Into My Life (track 19)
Forget Me Nots (track 4)
Give It Up (track 6)
Lovely Day (track 18)
Ma quale idea (track 5)
Right on Track (track 8)
Two Tribes (track 13)
Yah Mo B There (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Two Tribes / Relax (track 13)
Summer Fun Mega Mix (track 11)
Wham! U.K. Mega Mix (track 11)