Tracklist

CD 1: 1980-1982
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Call Me
Blondie 4.4 3:30
2 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:47
3 Morning Train
Sheena Easton 3:15
4 Moscow
Ghengis Khan 4:32
5 Feels Like I'm in Love
Kelly Marie 3:17
6 Bette Davis Eyes
Kim Carnes 4.15 3:42
7 Girl Crazy
Hot Chocolate 2 3:22
8 Slow Hand
The Pointer Sisters 3:51
9 Forever Now
Cold Chisel 4:29
10 Brass in Pocket
The Pretenders 5 3:06
11 Turn Me Loose
Loverboy 5:42
12 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:29
13 The Stroke
Billy Squier 3:40
14 Love at First Sight
Kim Hart 3:26
15 Shaddup You Face
Joe Dolce 5 3:15
16 Queen of Hearts
Juice Newton 4.5 3:24
17 You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'
Long John Baldry 5:12
18 Total Control
The Motels 5:52
CD 2: 1982-1984
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper 4.15 3:48
2 Footloose
Kenny Loggins 5 3:49
3 Gloria
Laura Branigan 4:18
4 Hungry Like the Wolf
Duran Duran 4 3:27
5 White Wedding
Billy Idol 3:34
6 Love Is a Battlefield
Pat Benatar 4:06
7 Centerfold
The J. Geils Band 4 3:39
8 Oh Julie
Shakin’ Stevens 2:35
9 Wake Me Up Before You Go Go
Wham! 3:51
10 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 3 3:58
11 Electric Avenue
Eddy Grant 3:45
12 Always Something There to Remind Me
Naked Eyes 3:38
13 Too Shy
Kajagoogoo 3:40
14 Drive
The Cars 4.35 3:56
15 Africa
Toto 3.65 4:55
16 True
Spandau Ballet 5:45
17 Moonlight Shadow
Mike Oldfield 4.8 3:35
18 Classic
Adrian Gurvitz 3:40
CD 3: 1984-1987
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis & The News 4 3:53
2 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina and the Waves 4.35 3:54
3 Take on Me
a‐ha 4.45 3:44
4 Let's Hear It for the Boy
Deniece Williams 4 4:17
5 A Good Heart
Feargal Sharkey 4:41
6 And She Was
Talking Heads 3:40
7 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4 4:22
8 We Close Our Eyes
Go West 3:46
9 We're Not Gonna Take It
Twisted Sister 3:33
10 Let's Go All the Way
Sly Fox 3:37
11 Tarzan Boy
Baltimora 2 3:26
12 Respectable
Mel & Kim 5:04
13 When You Walk in the Room
Paul Carrack 3:28
14 I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner 4:36
15 Broken Wings
Mr. Mister 5 4:36
16 Everything I Own
Boy George 3:55
17 Sunglasses at Night
Corey Hart 3:54
18 Never Ending Story
Limahl 3:24
CD 4: 1987-1989
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Better Be Home Soon
Crowded House 3:08
2 Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 4:22
3 She Has to Be Loved
Jenny Morris 4:08
4 Lean on Me
Club Nouveau 4:01
5 Now You're in Heaven
Julian Lennon 3:41
6 You Got It (The Right Stuff)
New Kids on the Block 2 4:09
7 French Kissin' in the USA
Deborah Harry 4:05
8 Ship of Fools
World Party 4:30
9 C'Est La Vie
Robbie Nevil 5 3:27
10 Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)
Glass Tiger 4:07
11 Love Changes Everything
Climie Fisher 4:27
12 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4.75 4:05
13 Slice of Heaven
Dave Dobbyn 4:37
14 Two of Hearts
Stacey Q 3:59
15 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)
The Proclaimers 4.2 3:39
16 Crying in the Chapel
Peter Blakeley 3:38
17 Glad I'm Not a Kennedy
Shona Laing 3:28
18 Something's Gotten Hold of My Heart
Marc Almond feat. Gene Pitney 4:40
CD 5: More Australian Hits
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Out of Sight Out of Mind
Models 3:38
2 Cry in Shame
Johnny Diesel & The Injectors 4:46
3 Funky Town
Pseudo Echo 4:57
4 Pleasure & Pain
Divinyls 3.5 3:44
5 Fall of Rome
James Reyne 5:00
6 People
Mi-Sex 3:54
7 Counting the Beat
The Swingers 3:04
8 I Got You
Split Enz 3:30
9 Everywhere I Go
QED 3:33
10 Nothing Can Divide Us
Jason Donovan 3:47
11 Man Overboard
Do-Ré-Mi 4:13
12 If I Could
1927 3:43
13 Maxine
Sharon O'Neill 4:36
14 Down Under
Men at Work 4.3 3:38
15 Down on the Border
Little River Band 2:57
16 Reckless
Australian Crawl 5:01
17 All Out of Love
Air Supply 3:56
18 Why Won't You Explain
Karen Knowles 3:45

Credits

CD 1: 1980-1982

composer:
Michael Clark (songwriter, composer) (track 8)
Jackie DeShannon (track 6)
Donna Weiss (track 6)
Hank DeVito (track 16)
Joe Dolce (track 15)
Ray Dorset (track 5)
David Fenton (track 2)
Florrie Palmer (track 3)
Billy Squier (track 13)
engineer:
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Kim Carnes (1981-01) (track 6)
lyricist:
John Bettis (track 8)
Hank DeVito (track 16)
Joe Dolce (track 15)
Ray Dorset (track 5)
David Fenton (track 2)
Florrie Palmer (track 3)
Billy Squier (track 13)
producer:
Giorgio Moroder (track 1)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 10)
writer:
Martha Davis (of The Motels) (track 18)
Paul Dean (Canadian guitarist) (track 11)
Deborah Harry (track 1)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 10)
Jeff Jourard (track 18)
Barry Mann (track 17)
Giorgio Moroder (track 1)
Mike Reno (track 11)
Phil Spector (track 17)
Cynthia Weil (track 17)
Marty Wilde (track 12)
Ricky Wilde (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1998) (track 1)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 10)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 1)
mash-ups:
remasters:
Brass in Pocket (2006 remaster) by The Pretenders (track 10)
sampled by:
Berzerk by Eminem (track 13)
In My Arms by Mylo (track 6)
cover recording of:
Queen of Hearts (track 16)
Bette Davis Eyes (1981-01) (track 6)
is the basis for:
El Primer Tren (Morning Train (9 To 5)) (track 3)
later parody versions:
Bartimaeus Eyes (track 6)
Brash, Impulsive (track 10)
Glass of Eggnog (track 10)
He Spoke (track 13)
Kids in Tyne & Wear (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 12)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 12)
Pihtimus (track 8)
later versions:
Var är dina tankar (track 17)
recording of:
9 to 5 (track 3)
Brass in Pocket (track 10)
Call Me (track 1)
Kids in America (track 12)
Shaddap You Face (track 15)
Slow Hand (track 8)
The Stroke (track 13)
Total Control (track 18)
Turn Me Loose (track 11)
Turning Japanese (track 2)

CD 2: 1982-1984

acoustic guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 17)
bass guitar:
Phil Spalding (track 17)
drums:
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 17)
guitars and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 17)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 1)
Rod O'Brien (track 1)
arranger:
Seth Justman (track 7)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 1)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 1)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track 12)
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 3)
Billy Idol (track 5)
Seth Justman (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Kenny Loggins (track 2)
Mike Oldfield (track 17)
Shakin’ Stevens (track 8)
Umberto Tozzi (track 3)
Eddy Grant (track 11)
Adrian Gurvitz (track 18)
Robert Hazard (track 1)
George Michael (track 9)
Ric Ocasek (track 14)
Trevor Veitch (track 3)
engineer:
Colin Thurston (track 4)
William Wittman (track 1)
guest drums:
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 17)
guest bass:
Phil Spalding (track 17)
guest vocals:
Maggie Reilly (track 17)
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 1)
lyricist:
Giancarlo Bigazzi (track 3)
Billy Idol (track 5)
Seth Justman (track 7)
Gary Kemp (track 16)
Mike Oldfield (track 17)
Shakin’ Stevens (track 8)
Umberto Tozzi (track 3)
Hal David (track 12)
Eddy Grant (track 11)
Adrian Gurvitz (track 18)
Robert Hazard (track 1)
George Michael (track 9)
Ric Ocasek (track 14)
Dean Pitchford (track 2)
Trevor Veitch (track 3)
performer:
Maggie Reilly (track 17)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (1982) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Mike Oldfield (2013) (track 17)
producer:
Rick Chertoff (track 1)
Seth Justman (track 7)
Mike Oldfield (track 17)
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 17)
Colin Thurston (track 4)
vocals:
Maggie Reilly (track 17)
writer:
Steve Askew (track 13)
Nick Beggs (track 13)
George O’Dowd (track 10)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 6)
Mikey Craig (track 10)
Christopher Hamill (track 13)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 10)
Holly Knight (track 6)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 4)
Jon Moss (track 10)
David Paich (track 15)
Phil Pickett (track 10)
Jeff Porcaro (track 15)
Nick Rhodes (track 4)
Jez Strode (track 13)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 4)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (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) (1989 –) (track 1)
publisher:
Lido Music, Inc. (track 14)
Milk Money Music (track 2)
Rising Storm Music (track 15)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 2)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 2)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 1)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 10)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 1)
karaoke version of:
Africa by Toto (track 15)
later releases:
Africa by Toto (track 15)
Africa by Toto (track 15)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Xtra Fun by Cyndi Lauper (track 1)
sampled by:
Anything by JoJo (track 15)
Ffun Haave To by Girl Talk (track 1)
Murder Reigns by Ja Rule (track 15)
[untitled] by Chuck Person (track 15)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Christ's Wedding (track 5)
Flatbush Avenue (track 11)
Goodnews (track 2)
Manifold (track 7)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
FOOTLOOSE (Japanese version) (track 2)
Nacht voll Schatten (track 17)
Nicht nach Haus (track 14)
月影 (track 17)
later versions:
Julie à la folie (track 8)
recording of:
Africa (track 15)
Centerfold (song by The J. Geils Band) (track 7)
Classic (track 18)
Drive (track 14)
Electric Avenue (track 11)
Footloose (track 2)
Gloria (track 3)
Karma Chameleon (track 10)
Moonlight Shadow (track 17)
Oh Julie (1982 song) (track 8)
Too Shy (track 13)
True (track 16)
White Wedding (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 15)
Hooked on Polkas (track 2)
translated version of:
Gloria (track 3)

CD 3: 1984-1987

brass arranger:
Eamon Fitzpatrick (track 2)
composer:
Maurizio Bassi (track 11)
David Byrne (track 6)
Corey Hart (track 17)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 14)
Giorgio Moroder (track 18)
Kimberley Rew (track 2)
Steve Schiff (track 7)
Dee Snider (track 9)
Jackie DeShannon (track 13)
Keith Forsey (track 7)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 16)
Maria McKee (track 5)
guest organ:
lyricist:
David Byrne (track 6)
Corey Hart (track 17)
Mick Jones (Foreigner/Spooky Tooth) (track 14)
Steve Schiff (track 7)
Dee Snider (track 9)
Jackie DeShannon (track 13)
Keith Forsey (tracks 7, 18)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 16)
Naimy Hackett (track 11)
Maria McKee (track 5)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 2)
mixer:
John Ratcliff (track 3)
a‐ha (track 3)
performer:
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 7)
producer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 1)
George Duke (track 4)
Jellybean (US producer John Benitez) (track 1)
Alan Tarney (track 3)
Keith Forsey (track 7)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 12)
Johnny Colla (track 1)
Peter Cox (track 8)
Richard Drummie (track 8)
Magne Furuholmen (track 3)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Morten Harket (track 3)
Chris Hayes (track 1)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 15)
Huey Lewis (track 1)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 15)
Dean Pitchford (track 4)
Tom Snow (US songwriter) (track 4)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 12)
Pete Waterman (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984 –) (track 4)
publisher:
Huey Lewis Music (track 1)
Kinda Blue Music (track 1)
Kyboside Music (track 2)
Megasongs (track 2)
Universal Tunes (track 9)
WB Music Corp. (track 18)
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 1)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 (– 2014-12-31) (track 14)
フジパシフィックミュージック (2015-01-01 –) (track 14)
mash-ups:
Crank on Me by Sean Peden (track 3)
remixes:
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 7)
cover recording of:
Everything I Own (track 16)
is the basis for:
Corporate Trash (track 3)
later parody versions:
Chemtrails at Night (track 17)
James 1:3 (track 3)
Take On Me (Literal Video Version) (track 3)
The Power Above (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Kaaner wors (track 6)
later translated versions:
Galaxie přání (track 18)
Kärlekens kraft (track 1)
Mitä rakkaus on (track 14)
recording of:
A Good Heart (track 5)
And She Was (track 6)
Broken Wings (track 15)
Respectable (track 12)
Sunglasses at Night (track 17)
Take On Me (track 3)
Tarzan Boy (track 11)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 1)
We Close Our Eyes (track 8)
We’re Not Gonna Take It (Twisted Sister song) (track 9)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 3)
Bellas Finals (track 7)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 2)
Hooked on Polkas (track 9)

CD 4: 1987-1989

composer:
Roger Cook (track 18)
Dave Dobbyn (track 13)
Neil Finn (track 1)
Rick Nowels (track 12)
Ellen Shipley (track 12)
Maurice Starr (track 6)
Bill Withers (track 4)
Roger Greenaway (track 18)
Chuck Lorre (born Charles Michael Levine) (track 7)
Bobby McFerrin (track 2)
Karl Wallinger (track 8)
guest performer:
Dave Dobbyn (track 13)
lead vocals:
Belinda Carlisle (track 12)
lyricist:
Roger Cook (track 18)
Dave Dobbyn (track 13)
Neil Finn (track 1)
Rick Nowels (track 12)
Ellen Shipley (track 12)
Maurice Starr (track 6)
Bill Withers (track 4)
Roger Greenaway (track 18)
Chuck Lorre (born Charles Michael Levine) (track 7)
Bobby McFerrin (track 2)
Karl Wallinger (track 8)
performer:
Gene Pitney (track 18)
producer:
Rick Nowels (track 12)
Maurice Starr (track 6)
writer:
Simon Climie (track 11)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 11)
Sue Gatlin (track 14)
Glass Tiger (track 10)
Tim Greene (track 14)
Mark Holding (track 9)
Julian Lennon (track 5)
John McCurry (track 5)
John Dixon Mitchell (track 14)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 11)
Robbie Nevil (track 9)
Duncan Pain (songwriter) (track 9)
Charlie Reid (track 15)
Craig Reid (track 15)
Jim Vallance (track 10)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
300MB by Neil Cicierega (track 15)
500 Bad Mice by Soundhog (track 15)
Super Miles by Isosine (track 15)
remixes:
500 Miles by Down by Law (track 15)
sampled by:
Heaven by Waxman (track 12)
cover recording of:
Lean on Me (track 4)
later parody versions:
The White Stuff (track 6)
later translated versions:
later versions:
French Kissin' in the USA (French version) (track 7)
recording of:
C'est la vie (track 9)
Ship of Fools (track 8)
Slice of Heaven (Dave Dobbyn song) (track 13)
Two of Hearts (track 14)

CD 5: More Australian Hits

composer:
James Freud (track 1)
Colin Hay (track 14)
Ron Strykert (track 14)
Neil Finn (track 8)
Garry Frost (track 12)
Steven Greenberg (track 3)
engineer:
David Tickle (track 8)
lyricist:
James Freud (track 1)
Colin Hay (track 14)
Neil Finn (track 8)
Garry Frost (track 12)
Steven Greenberg (track 3)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 10)
Jim Bonnefond (track 12)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Charles Fisher (Australian producer) (track 12)
Mark Opitz (track 1)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 10)
Pete Waterman (track 10)
David Tickle (track 8)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 10)
Dorland Bray (track 11)
Helen Carter (country singer) (track 11)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Deborah Conway (track 11)
Clive Davis (track 17)
Holly Knight (track 4)
Stephen Philip (member of Do-Ré-Mi, Thought Criminals) (track 11)
Graham Russell (Air Supply) (track 17)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 10)
Pete Waterman (track 10)
publisher:
Red Sea Songs (track 3)
cover recording of:
Funkytown (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
小風波 (Cantonese version of All Out of Love) (track 17)
recording of:
All Out of Love (track 17)
Down Under (Men at Work song, “Do you come from a land down under?”) (track 14)
I Got You (track 8)
If I Could (track 12)
Man Overboard (Do-Ré-Mi song) (track 11)
Pleasure and Pain (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 14)
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 3)