Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sweet Dreams
Eurythmics 4.45 3:34
2 Such a Shame
Talk Talk 4:09
3 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4.3 4:22
4 The Captain of Her Heart
Double 3:08
5 More Than I Can Bear
Matt Bianco 2:52
6 Too Shy
Kajagoogoo 4.65 3:42
7 Babooshka
Kate Bush 3.25 3:27
8 Talking in Your Sleep
The Romantics 4.35 3:50
9 Call Me
Blondie 4.45 3:28
10 The Power of Love
Huey Lewis & The News 4 3:51
11 Wot
Captain Sensible 3:07
12 Eye in the Sky
The Alan Parsons Project 4.35 4:28
13 Heartache Avenue
The Maisonettes 4 2:52
14 One Night in Bangkok
Murray Head 5 3:54
15 Live Is Life
Opus 3:06
16 All Around the World
Lisa Stansfield 4.5 4:28
17 You're My Heart, You're My Soul
Modern Talking 5 5:33
18 Concrete and Clay
Hong Kong Syndikat 2:41
19 Jeopardy
Greg Kihn Band 3:06
20 Hey Little Girl
Icehouse 2:49
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Precious Thing
Ray Charles & Dee Dee Bridgewater 3:49
2 Flashdance... What a Feeling
Irene Cara 3:49
3 There Must Be an Angel (Playing with My Heart)
Eurythmics 4.35 4:41
4 Moonlight Shadow
Mike Oldfield 4.8 3:33
5 Scatterlings of Africa
Johnny Clegg and Savuka 3:46
6 Yeh Yeh
Matt Bianco 3:23
7 Can't Take My Eyes Off You
Boys Town Gang 3:40
8 Who's Zoomin' Who
Aretha Franklin 2 4:44
9 Broken Wings
Mr. Mister 5:22
10 Pop Muzik
M 3:00
11 I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)
Hall & Oates 4.5 3:43
12 Lover Why
Century 2:47
13 Clouds Across the Moon
RAH Band 2:42
14 Waiting for a Train
Flash and the Pan 3:15
15 Bird of Paradise
Snowy White 3:43
16 Don't Look Any Further
Dennis Edwards 4:16
17 Ready to Follow You
Dana Dawson 3:26
18 Bensonhurst Blues
Oscar Benton 3:51
19 City Lights
William Pitt 2:48
20 Ma Keen Dawn
Five Letters 3:28

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Ian Bairnson (track 12)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Ian Bairnson (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 12)
Bill Gibson (US drummer for Huey Lews & the News) (track 10)
bass guitar:
Mario Cipollina (track 10)
Mikey Craig (track 3)
David Paton (track 12)
membranophone:
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 12)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 3)
synthesizer:
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
guitar:
Johnny Colla (track 10)
Chris Hayes (track 10)
harmonica:
Huey Lewis (track 10)
bass:
David Paton (track 12)
electric piano:
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
electric guitar:
Ian Bairnson (track 12)
percussion:
Stuart Elliott (Session drummer, member of Cockney Rebel) (track 12)
Bill Gibson (US drummer for Huey Lews & the News) (track 10)
keyboard:
Sean Hopper (track 10)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
saxophone:
Johnny Colla (track 10)
Mel Collins (track 12)
additional engineer:
Michael Christopher (engineer) (track 10)
Phil Kaffel (track 10)
Malcolm Pollack (track 10)
additional producer:
Chris Blair (Senior Mastering Engineer at Abbey Road Studios, London, UK) (track 12)
additional recording engineer:
Chris Blair (Senior Mastering Engineer at Abbey Road Studios, London, UK) (track 12)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 3)
arranger:
Ian Devaney (track 16)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 16)
assistant engineer:
Rob Beaton (track 10)
Alex Haas (Trance remixer/producer. Member of Cypher 7) (track 10)
Tony Richards (recording engineer) (track 12)
Tom Size (track 10)
background vocals:
Chris Rainbow (track 12)
chorus master:
Bob Howes (percussionist) (track 12)
composer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 14)
Ray Burns (real name of Captain Sensible (The Damned)) (track 11)
Günter Grasmuck (track 15)
Peter Niklas Gruber (track 15)
Felix Haug (track 4)
Kurt Maloo (track 4)
Tommy Moeller (track 18)
Brian Parker (track 18)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
Kurt René Plisnier (track 15)
Herwig Rüdisser (track 15)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 14)
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
Steve Benson (track 17)
Kate Bush (track 7)
Iva Davies (track 20)
Mark Hollis (track 2)
Lol Mason (track 13)
Ewald Pfleger (track 15)
Mark Tibenham (track 13)
conductor:
Andrew Powell (known for contributions to Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
engineer:
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
Steve Levine (track 3)
executive producer:
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 3)
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
lyricist:
Ray Burns (real name of Captain Sensible (The Damned)) (track 11)
Felix Haug (track 4)
Kurt Maloo (track 4)
Steve Benson (track 17)
Kate Bush (track 7)
Iva Davies (track 20)
Mark Hollis (track 2)
Lol Mason (track 13)
Ewald Pfleger (track 15)
Tim Rice (track 14)
Mark Tibenham (track 13)
mastering:
Ian Cooper (UK mastering engineer) (track 1)
mixer:
Ian Devaney (track 16)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 16)
Jon Moss (track 3)
Steve Levine (track 3)
Robert Missbach (track 10)
orchestrator:
Andrew Powell (known for contributions to Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
producer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 10)
Ian Devaney (track 16)
Jellybean (US producer John Benitez) (track 10)
Jon Kelly (track 7)
Giorgio Moroder (track 9)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 16)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 1)
Colin Thurston (track 6)
Kate Bush (track 7)
Steve Levine (track 3)
recording engineer:
Jim Gaines (track 10)
Robert Missbach (track 10)
vocals:
Johnny Colla (track 10)
Bill Gibson (US drummer for Huey Lews & the News) (track 10)
Chris Hayes (track 10)
Sean Hopper (track 10)
Huey Lewis (track 10)
Lisa Stansfield (track 16)
writer:
Steve Askew (track 6)
Nick Beggs (track 6)
George O’Dowd (track 3)
Coz Canler (track 8)
Johnny Colla (track 10)
Mikey Craig (track 3)
Ian Devaney (track 16)
Christopher Hamill (track 6)
Deborah Harry (track 9)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 3)
Chris Hayes (track 10)
Greg Kihn (track 19)
Annie Lennox (track 1)
Huey Lewis (track 10)
Jimmy Marinos (track 8)
Giorgio Moroder (track 9)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 16)
Jon Moss (track 3)
Wally Palmar (track 8)
Alan Parsons (of the Alan Parsons Project) (track 12)
Mark Reilly (track 5)
Mike Skill (track 8)
Peter Solley (track 8)
Lisa Stansfield (track 16)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 1)
Jez Strode (track 6)
Danny White (keyboardist) (track 5)
Eric Woolfson (track 12)
Steve Wright (bassist for the Greg Kihn Band) (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1980) (track 7)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1982) (track 12)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 3)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1998) (track 9)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2007) (track 12)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 9)
Block & Gilbert (track 16)
Careers Music, Inc. (track 12)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 9)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 3)
Huey Lewis Music (track 10)
Kinda Blue Music (track 10)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 14)
Opus Music (Publisher for Opus) (track 15)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 9)
Woolfsongs Ltd. (track 12)
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 10)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 10)
The Plant Studios (1981-2008) in Sausalito, California, United States (track 10)
has remixes:
Street Dreams by Noisia (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Secrets by The Weeknd (track 8)
Wanna Hurt Mase? by Mase (track 3)
You Don't Wanna by Tricky (track 1)
You Gets No Love by Faith Evans feat. P. Diddy & Loon (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 357) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Concrete and Clay (track 18)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
I Lost on Jeopardy (track 19)
Ich sag' J.B.O. (track 11)
Sä tunnut niin (track 17)
The Power Above (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Wat? (track 11)
later translated versions:
El eco de tu voz (track 16)
Heute live (track 15)
Kärlekens kraft (track 10)
Leben heißt Leben (track 15)
Llamame (Call Me) (track 9)
Soita mulle (track 9)
Tod eines Traums (track 20)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 3)
Du för mej (track 18)
Maa alla horjuu (track 18)
Opus Dei (track 15)
Tu, mans prieks (track 17)
part of:
Chess (full musical) (track 14)
recording of:
Babooshka (track 7)
Call Me (track 9)
Eye in the Sky (track 12)
Heartache Avenue (track 13)
Hey Little Girl (track 20)
Jeopardy (track 19)
Live Is Life (song by Opus) (track 15)
Such a Shame (track 2)
The Power of Love (Back to the Future) (track 10)
Too Shy (track 6)
Wot? (track 11)

CD 2

acoustic guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 4)
drums (drum set):
bass guitar:
Phil Spalding (track 4)
membranophone:
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 4)
guitar:
Corrado Rustici (track 8)
keyboard:
Walter Afanasieff (track 8)
Preston Glass (track 8)
piano:
bass synthesizer:
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 8)
guitar family and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 4)
background vocals:
Preston Glass (track 8)
Randy Jackson (former bassist with Journey and American Idol judge) (track 8)
Jim Gilstrap (track 8)
Vickie Randle (track 8)
Sylvester (US disco and soul singer-songwriter) (track 8)
Jeanie Tracy (track 8)
composer:
Rodgers Grant (track 6)
Giorgio Moroder (track 2)
Mike Oldfield (track 4)
Pat Patrick (American jazz musician) (track 6)
Robin Scott (track 10)
Jacqueline Taïeb (track 17)
Philip Trainer (track 19)
Snowy White (track 15)
Daryl Hall (track 11)
Pascal Pilet Desjardins (producer) (track 19)
Pascal Wuthrich (track 19)
engineer:
Dr. Dave Frazer (track 8)
guest membranophone:
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 4)
guest harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (track 3)
guest bass:
Phil Spalding (track 4)
guest vocals:
Maggie Reilly (track 4)
lyricist:
Mike Oldfield (track 4)
Robin Scott (track 10)
Jacqueline Taïeb (track 17)
Philip Trainer (track 19)
Snowy White (track 15)
Sara Allen (track 11)
Irene Cara (track 2)
Keith Forsey (track 2)
Daryl Hall (track 11)
Jon Hendricks (track 6)
John Oates (track 11)
Pascal Pilet Desjardins (producer) (track 19)
Pascal Wuthrich (track 19)
performer:
Maggie Reilly (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Mike Oldfield (2013) (track 4)
producer:
Mike Oldfield (track 4)
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 4)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
vocals:
Maggie Reilly (track 4)
writer:
Bob Crewe (track 7)
Denis Desrouvres (track 20)
Aretha Franklin (track 8)
Bob Gaudio (track 7)
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 9)
Preston Glass (track 8)
Franne Golde (track 16)
Duane Hitchings (track 16)
Dennis Lambert (track 16)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 9)
Annie Lennox (track 3)
John Milford (track 12)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 9)
Robin Scott (track 10)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 3)
Claude Vallois (track 20)
Harry Vanda (track 14)
John Wesley (electronic music artist: "Lover Why", "Words of Humanity") (track 12)
George Young (Australian producer) (track 14)
publisher:
Alcor Music (track 2)
Carasmatic Music (track 2)
Carub Music (track 2)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 7)
GMPC (track 2)
Intersong Music (track 2)
Intersong U.S.A. (track 2)
Mongo Music (track 6)
Novello & Co. Ltd. (track 15)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Seasons Four Music (1967) (track 7)
sampled by:
On Hold by The xx (track 11)
cover recording of:
Yeh, Yeh (track 6)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Mikä fiilis (track 2)
Yeh, yeh (track 6)
Žízeň lásky (track 2)
君の瞳に恋してる (Aya Maki translation) (track 7)
君の瞳に恋してる (Ren Takayanagi translation) (track 7)
月影 (track 4)
later versions:
Danse ta vie (track 2)
recording of:
Bird of Paradise (track 15)
Broken Wings (track 9)
City Lights (track 19)
Lover Why (track 12)
Ma Keen Dawn (track 20)
Moonlight Shadow (track 4)
Pop Muzik (track 10)
Ready to Follow You (track 17)
Waiting for a Train (track 14)
Who's Zoomin' Who (track 8)
referred to in medleys: