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Label: EMI - Catalog #: 413

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 We Are the Champions
Queen 4.2 3:01
2 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4.15 4:53
3 In the Air Tonight
Phil Collins 4 5:29
4 Is This Love
Whitesnake 3:57
5 Wind of Change
Scorpions 3.8 5:11
6 Up Where We Belong
Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 3 3:45
7 Broken Wings
Mr. Mister 4:23
8 We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)
Tina Turner 3.5 4:16
9 If I Could Turn Back Time
Cher 3:52
10 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4.35 4:34
11 Can't Fight This Feeling
REO Speedwagon 4.35 4:50
12 I'd Lie for You (& That's the Truth)
Meat Loaf 5:26
13 Alone
Heart 3 3:38
14 Poison
Alice Cooper 4.55 4:28
15 Kayleigh
Marillion 4.35 3:33
16 Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Starship 4:26
17 Show Me Heaven
Maria McKee 3:49
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Angels
Robbie Williams 4 4:26
2 Drive
The Cars 4.35 3:55
3 Nights in White Satin
The Moody Blues 4.75 4:24
4 All Out of Love
Air Supply 4.4 4:01
5 Hard to Say I'm Sorry
Chicago 5 3:41
6 Listen to Your Heart
Roxette 3.5 5:27
7 More Than a Feeling
Boston 5 3:20
8 The One I Love
R.E.M. 4.5 3:16
9 How You Remind Me
Nickelback 3.5 3:43
10 Streets of Love
The Rolling Stones 3.5 5:09
11 The House of the Rising Sun
The Animals 4.55 4:30
12 Without You
Nilsson 5 3:18
13 Nothing Compares 2 U
Sinéad O’Connor 4.35 5:07
14 The Power of Love
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 5:29
15 Every Rose Has Its Thorn
Poison 3:46
16 Love Hurts
Nazareth 4.65 3:51
17 It's All Coming Back to Me Now
Pandora's Box 6:34
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Holding Out for a Hero
Bonnie Tyler 4:23
2 The Final Countdown
Europe 4.65 3:59
3 Here I Go Again
Whitesnake 3:52
4 White Wedding, Part 1
Billy Idol 3:32
5 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis & The News 4 3:53
6 Leave a Light On
Belinda Carlisle 4:15
7 Don't Shed a Tear
Paul Carrack 5 3:43
8 Black Velvet
Alannah Myles 5 4:46
9 What’s Up
4 Non Blondes 4.35 4:13
10 Hero
Chad Kroeger feat. Josey Scott 3 3:18
11 China in Your Hand
T’Pau 4:00
12 Alive and Kicking
Simple Minds 4:34
13 Rooms on Fire
Stevie Nicks 4:21
14 Missing You
John Waite 3.35 3:29
15 Over My Shoulder
Mike + The Mechanics 3:36
16 Bat Out of Hell
Meat Loaf 4.15 9:50

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1990) (track 5)
bass guitar:
John Giblin (track 3)
violins:
Sharokav (track 3)
drums:
guitar:
Louie Shelton (track 6)
Daryl Stuermer (track 3)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 6)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (track 6)
Bobby Lyle (track 6)
drum machine, drums, Rhodes piano, synthesizer and vocoder:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Nick Launay (track 3)
Karen Segal (track 3)
assistant producer:
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 1)
Hugh Padgham (track 3)
composer:
Terry Britten (track 8)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 3)
Kevin Cronin (track 11)
Nick Van Eede (track 10)
Albert Hammond (track 16)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 2)
Mark Kelly (Marillion keyboardist) (track 15)
Graham Lyle (track 8)
Klaus Meine (track 5)
Ian Mosley (track 15)
Jack Nitzsche (track 6)
Steve Rothery (track 15)
Buffy Sainte-Marie (track 6)
Pete Trewavas (track 15)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (tracks 9, 12, 16)
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 15)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 3)
guest keyboard:
Koen van Baal (track 5)
lead vocals:
Joe Cocker (track 6)
Tina Turner (track 8)
Jennifer Warnes (track 6)
lyricist:
Terry Britten (track 8)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 3)
Kevin Cronin (track 11)
Nick Van Eede (track 10)
Albert Hammond (track 16)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 2)
Graham Lyle (track 8)
Klaus Meine (track 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (tracks 9, 12, 16)
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 15)
Will Jennings (track 6)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
performer:
Marillion (British progressive rock) (track 15)
Fish (Derek William Dick, ex-Marillion frontman) (track 15)
producer:
Terry Britten (track 8)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 3)
Chris Kimsey (track 15)
Stewart Levine (track 6)
Keith Olsen (track 5)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Scorpions (German rock band) (track 5)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (track 1)
vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 3)
writer:
Desmond Child (track 14)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 14)
David Coverdale (track 4)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 7)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 13)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 7)
John McCurry (track 14)
Maria McKee (track 17)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 7)
Eric Rackin (track 17)
Jay Rifkin (track 17)
Billy Steinberg (track 13)
John Sykes (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (1990) (track 5)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 8)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 5)
Ezra Music Corp. (track 14)
Kat and Mouse Music (track 14)
Realsongs (track 9)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 13)
WB Music Corp. (track 4)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 2)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 2)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
I Can Feel It by DMX (track 3)
In My Life by Memphis Bleek (track 2)
One Mic by Nas (track 3)
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 10)
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 10)
cover recording of:
Alone (I hear the ticking of the clock... I'm lying here the room's pitch dark...) (track 13)
is the basis for:
Alone Again (track 13)
敢愛敢做 (track 16)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Cho riêng đời nhau (Em nghe như đêm êm trôi nhất sâu... trôi qua tim em cùng sầu...) (track 13)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 2)
Somos campeones (track 1)
不想知 (track 4)
再等幾天 (track 5)
敢愛敢做 (track 16)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Broken Wings (track 7)
Is This Love (track 4)
Kayleigh (track 15)
Poison (track 14)
Show Me Heaven (track 17)
Up Where We Belong (track 6)
In the Air Tonight (1980) (track 3)
Wind of Change (1990) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
John Uribe (1971-06) (track 12)
Tom Scholz (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)
drumset:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Chas Chandler (track 11)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Klaus Voormann (1971-06) (track 12)
strings arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
drums:
John Steel (track 11)
Jim Keltner (1971-06) (track 12)
Sib Hashian (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)
organ:
Alan Price (track 11)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 14)
bass:
Tom Scholz (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)
electric guitar:
Hilton Valentine (track 11)
Tom Scholz (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)
brass and strings arranger:
Paul Buckmaster (track 12)
piano:
Gary Wright (US singer/keyboardist) (1971-06) (track 12)
additional arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 14)
arranger:
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 1)
Alan Price (track 11)
composer:
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 3)
Mats Arne Persson ("M.P.") (track 6)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 16)
Per Gessle (track 6)
Ric Ocasek (track 2)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 13)
Tom Scholz (track 7)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 14)
Paul Buckmaster (track 12)
engineer:
Chris Birkett (track 13)
executive producer:
Clive Davis (track 4)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 14)
guest keyboard:
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 14)
Anne Dudley (track 14)
lead vocals:
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Eric Burdon (track 11)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
lyricist:
Justin Hayward (of the Moody Blues) (track 3)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 16)
Per Gessle (track 6)
Ric Ocasek (track 2)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 13)
Tom Scholz (track 7)
mixer:
Chris Birkett (track 13)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 13)
orchestra:
producer:
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 1)
Manny Charlton (track 16)
Tony Clark (Engineer, Abbey Road) (track 3)
Nellee Hooper (track 13)
Trevor Horn (track 14)
Scott Litt (track 8)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 11)
Richard Perry (track 12)
Robie Porter (track 4)
Steve Power (track 1)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (track 8)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 13)
vocals:
Chad Kroeger (track 9)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 13)
Harry Nilsson (US singer of Everybody's Talkin' + Without You) (1971-06) (track 12)
Brad Delp (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 8)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 8)
Guy Chambers (English songwriter and record producer) (track 1)
Bobby Dall (track 15)
Clive Davis (track 4)
C.C. DeVille (track 15)
Tom Evans (UK guitarist for Badfinger) (track 12)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Pete Ham (track 12)
Ray Heffernan (Dublin-born singer-songwriter) (track 1)
Mick Jagger (track 10)
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Chad Kroeger (track 9)
Mike Kroeger (track 9)
Bret Michaels (track 15)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 8)
Brian Nash (track 14)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Ryan Peake (track 9)
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist) (track 10)
Rikki Rockett (track 15)
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 4)
Michael Stipe (track 8)
Ryan Vikedal (track 9)
Robbie Williams (track 1)
Peter Cetera (1982) (track 5)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (1982) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Mountain Records (British record company, established early 1970s, best known act is Nazareth) (1974) (track 16)
publisher:
Cyanide Publishing (track 15)
Lido Music, Inc. (track 2)
Night Garden Music (track 8)
Perfect Songs (track 14)
part of:
arrangements:
The House of the Rising Sun (for choir and jazz trio, Chilcott) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Love Hurts (track 16)
House of the Rising Sun (1964-05-18) (track 11)
Without You (1971) (track 12)
later parody versions:
How You Rewind Me (track 9)
No House (track 11)
later translated versions:
Els àngels (track 1)
Haus in Altona (track 11)
House of the Rising Sun (Cambodian Space Project version with Khmer lyrics) (track 11)
House of the Rising Sun (version japonaise) (track 11)
Le Pénitencier (track 11)
Nicht nach Haus (track 2)
Un angelo (Angels) (track 1)
Ángel (track 1)
小風波 (Cantonese version of All Out of Love) (track 4)
昨夜夢魂中 (track 3)
later versions:
House of the Risin' Sun (Bob Dylan's version) (track 11)
recording of:
All Out of Love (track 4)
Angels (track 1)
Drive (track 2)
Hard to Say I’m Sorry (Chicago song) (track 5)
How You Remind Me (track 9)
Streets of Love (track 10)
The One I Love (track 8)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 14)
More Than a Feeling (1975-10 – 1976-04) (track 7)

CD 3

drums:
Matt Cameron (track 10)
Max Weinberg (track 16)
synthesizer:
Roger Powell (track 16)
guitar:
Tyler Connolly (track 10)
bass:
Mike Kroeger (track 10)
Kasim Sultan (track 16)
keyboard and percussion:
Jim Steinman (track 16)
keyboard and piano:
Roy Bittan (track 16)
guitars, keyboard and percussion:
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
arranger:
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
Jim Steinman (track 16)
background vocals:
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
Kasim Sultan (track 16)
Rory Dodd (track 16)
Ellen Foley (track 16)
composer:
Mark Leonard (track 14)
L. Perry (rock singer‐songwriter & producer) (track 9)
Chas Sandford (track 14)
John Waite (track 14)
Billy Idol (track 4)
Chad Kroeger (track 10)
Jim Steinman (tracks 1, 16)
Joey Tempest (track 2)
engineer:
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
lead vocals:
Meat Loaf (track 16)
lyricist:
L. Perry (rock singer‐songwriter & producer) (track 9)
John Waite (track 14)
Billy Idol (track 4)
Chad Kroeger (track 10)
Dean Pitchford (track 1)
Jim Steinman (track 16)
Joey Tempest (track 2)
mastering:
Stephen Marcussen (mastering engineer) (track 9)
mixer:
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
Kevin Doyle (award-winning sound engineer, producer) (track 8)
Randy Staub (track 10)
David Tickle (track 9)
performer:
Josey Scott (track 10)
producer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 5)
Jellybean (US producer John Benitez) (track 5)
Rick Nowels (track 6)
Todd Rundgren (track 16)
Chad Kroeger (track 10)
David Tickle (track 9)
recorded by:
David Tickle (track 9)
vocals:
Josey Scott (track 10)
Chad Kroeger (track 10)
writer:
Charlie Burchill (track 12)
Paul Carrack (track 15)
Johnny Colla (track 5)
David Coverdale (track 3)
Carol Decker (track 11)
Rob Friedman (track 7)
Chris Hayes (track 5)
Jim Kerr (track 12)
Huey Lewis (track 5)
Michael MacNeil (track 12)
Bernie Marsden (track 3)
Stevie Nicks (track 13)
Rick Nowels (tracks 6, 13)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 11)
Mike Rutherford (track 15)
Eddie Schwartz (track 7)
Ellen Shipley (track 6)
David Tyson (Canadian producer/songwriter) (track 8)
Christopher Ward (track 8)
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) (1977) (track 16)
publisher:
Everpop Songs (track 14)
Huey Lewis Music (track 5)
Kinda Blue Music (track 5)
Quartet Music (track 14)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (tracks 3, 14)
株式会社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 5)
remixes:
cover recording of:
Don't Shed a Tear (track 7)
is based on:
Stark Raving Love (track 1)
later parody versions:
Act Selfless (track 8)
Christ's Wedding (track 4)
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 2)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 2)
Final Cuntdown (track 2)
Hiivasieni (track 2)
The Power Above (track 5)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Jääkärihumppa (track 2)
Te peto el cacas (track 2)
later translated versions:
Buten Kluten (track 9)
Kärlekens kraft (track 5)
ヒーロー (track 1)
recording of:
Alive and Kicking (track 12)
Bat Out of Hell (track 16)
Black Velvet (track 8)
China in Your Hand (track 11)
Here I Go Again (track 3)
Hero (Spider-man) (track 10)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 1)
Leave a Light On (track 6)
Missing You (track 14)
Over My Shoulder (track 15)
Rooms on Fire (track 13)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 5)
What’s Up? (track 9)
White Wedding (track 4)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000BOG216 [info]