Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 3:57
2 The Look of Love
ABC 4.5 3:30
3 The Great Commandment
Camouflage 4:16
4 You
Boytronic 3:13
5 Steppin' Out
Joe Jackson 3:48
6 The Riddle
Nik Kershaw 3:52
7 Lessons in Love
Level 42 1 4:06
8 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4 4:09
9 Look Away
Big Country 4:26
10 I Know There's Something Going On
Frida 5 5:29
11 25 Years
The Catch 3:54
12 In the Army Now
Status Quo 3:54
13 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners & The Emerald Express 3:29
14 I Engineer
Animotion 4:13
15 Fade to Grey
Visage 3:51
16 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 2:52
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Keep Me Hangin' On
Kim Wilde 4.5 4:15
2 Flashdance... What a Feeling
Irene Cara 5 3:51
3 Maniac
Michael Sembello 5 4:03
4 High Energy
Evelyn Thomas 3:40
5 So Many Men So Little Time
Miquel Brown 4:45
6 Down on the Streets
Shakatak 3:18
7 Let the Music Play
Shannon 3:30
8 Somebody's Watching Me
Rockwell 3:58
9 Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
Indeep 4:42
10 Fresh
Kool & The Gang 4:24
11 The Night You Murdered Love
ABC 5 4:54
12 She's Strange
Cameo 3:47
13 Just an Illusion
Imagination 3:54
14 Live Is Life
Opus 5 4:14
15 Square Rooms
Al Corley 3:42
16 Slice Me Nice
Fancy 5 4:22

Credits

CD 1

drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 2)
Charles Ottavio (track 14)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Curt Smith (track 8)
drums:
Manny Elias (track 8)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 10)
drums and percussion:
Jim Blair (track 14)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 1)
Daryl Stuermer (track 10)
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 8)
guitar and keyboard:
Bill Wadhams (track 14)
bass:
Mo Foster (track 10)
keyboard:
Peter Robinson (British keyboardist and composer) (track 10)
Greg Smith (Producer/Keyboards) (track 14)
Ian Stanley (track 8)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 2)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 1)
assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
background vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 10)
composer:
Stuart Adamson (track 9)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 5)
Nik Kershaw (track 6)
Oliver Kreyssig (track 3)
Heiko Maile (track 3)
Marcus Meyn (track 3)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Peter Sawatzki (track 4)
Russ Ballard (track 10)
Ed Cobb (track 16)
Holly Johnson (track 1)
Don Snow (track 11)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 1)
engineer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
David Bascombe (track 8)
Gary Langan (track 2)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 1)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 1)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 1)
guest saxophone:
Gary Barnacle (track 7)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 2)
Roland Orzabal (track 8)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Holly Johnson (track 1)
Frida (track 10)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
lyricist:
Stuart Adamson (track 9)
Joe Jackson (English musician) (track 5)
Nik Kershaw (track 6)
Marcus Meyn (track 3)
Peter Sawatzki (track 4)
Russ Ballard (track 10)
Ed Cobb (track 16)
Boon Gould (track 7)
Holly Johnson (track 1)
Don Snow (track 11)
Holger Wobker (track 4)
mixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 7)
producer:
Wally Badarou (track 7)
Trevor Horn (tracks 1–2)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 8)
Level 42 (track 7)
Richie Zito (track 14)
solo guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 8)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 13)
Wally Badarou (track 7)
Ferdi Bolland (track 12)
Rob Bolland (track 12)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 14)
Billy Currie (track 15)
Martin Fry (track 2)
Chris Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 8)
Mark King (track 7)
Holly Knight (track 14)
Mark Lickley (track 2)
Roland Orzabal (track 8)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 15)
Kevin Rowland (track 13)
Stephen Singleton (track 2)
Ian Stanley (track 8)
Bernie Taupin (track 14)
Midge Ure (track 15)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 2)
publisher:
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 1)
Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) (1986) (track 9)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 2)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Mope by Bloodhound Gang (track 1)
cover recording of:
In the Army Now (track 12)
Tainted Love (track 16)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 16)
Kur indiāņi nav (track 12)
Read Acts (track 1)
Tainted Pub (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
Humppa-arvoitus (track 6)
Армия (track 12)
later translated versions:
Ici les Enfoirés (track 12)
later versions:
recording of:
25 Years (track 11)
Come On Eileen (track 13)
Fade to Grey (track 15)
I Engineer (track 14)
Lessons in Love (track 7)
Look Away (track 9)
Relax (track 1)
Steppin' Out (track 5)
The Look of Love (track 2)
The Riddle (track 6)
You (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Polkas (track 1)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Peter Niklas Gruber (track 14)
strings arranger:
Richard Niles (track 11)
drums:
Graham Broad (track 11)
Günter Grasmuck (track 14)
guitar:
Ewald Pfleger (track 14)
harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 11)
bass:
Bradley Lang (track 11)
double bass:
Danny Thompson (English double bass player) (track 11)
percussion:
Pandit Dinesh (track 11)
Louis Jardim (track 11)
keyboard:
David Clayton (track 11)
Kurt René Plisnier (track 14)
saxophone:
Howie Casey (track 11)
assistant mixer:
Tim Burrell (track 11)
assistant recorded by:
Tim Burrell (track 11)
co-producer:
Bernard Edwards (track 11)
composer:
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 9)
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Günter Grasmuck (track 14)
Peter Niklas Gruber (track 14)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Giorgio Moroder (track 2)
Ewald Pfleger (track 14)
Kurt René Plisnier (track 14)
Rockwell (R & B - "Somebody's Watching Me") (track 8)
Herwig Rüdisser (track 14)
Michael Sembello (track 3)
lead vocals:
Herwig Rüdisser (track 14)
lyricist:
Mike Cleveland (80's dance) (track 9)
Ewald Pfleger (track 14)
Rockwell (R & B - "Somebody's Watching Me") (track 8)
Irene Cara (track 2)
Keith Forsey (track 2)
Dennis Matkosky (track 3)
mixer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 11)
producer:
Bernard Edwards (track 11)
Martin Fry (track 11)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 11)
recorded by:
Martyn Webster (track 11)
vocals:
Michael Sembello (track 3)
Irene Cara (track 2)
writer:
Chris Barbosa (track 7)
Ed Chisolm (track 7)
Al Corley (track 15)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 15)
Martin Fry (track 11)
Ashley Ingram (track 13)
Leee John (track 13)
Steve Jolley (track 13)
Ian Levine (tracks 4–5)
Tony Swain (track 13)
Fiachra Trench (tracks 4–5)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 11)
Peter Wood (UK keyboardist/pianist) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1987) (track 11)
publisher:
Carasmatic Music (track 2)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 3)
Intersong Music (track 3)
Intersong U.S.A. (track 2)
Opus Music (track 14)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (tracks 2–3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Informstadion in Oberwart, Burgenland, Austria (1984-09-02) (track 14)
remixes:
The Night You Murdered Love (Unique Short Mix) by ABC (track 11)
sampled by:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 9)
Twerk (track 3)
later translated versions:
Leben heißt Leben (track 14)
Mikä fiilis (track 2)
Žízeň lásky (track 2)
later versions:
Danse ta vie (track 2)
Opus Dei (track 14)
live recording of:
Live Is Life (song by Opus) (1984-09-02) (track 14)
recording of:
Fresh (track 10)
High Energy (track 4)
Just an Illusion (track 13)
Let the Music Play (track 7)
Square Rooms (track 15)
Maniac (1983) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Music 2008 (track 9)

Release Group

part of: Party Power Pack (Polystar, Germany)