Annotation

*Overall catalog number for both discs in set is: VTDCD 497 and overall barcode is 7 24381 32072 3.

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Annotation last modified on 2011-06-14 08:56 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 99 Red Balloons
Nena 3 3:53
2 I'll Be There for You (Theme From Friends)
The Rembrandts 3 3:06
3 Breakfast at Tiffany's
Deep Blue Something 2 4:17
4 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 3 4:30
5 You're the Voice
John Farnham 4 5:05
6 Venus
Shocking Blue 4 3:01
7 Harlem Shuffle
Bob & Earl 2 2:51
8 Spirit in the Sky
Norman Greenbaum 4.15 3:58
9 Fire
The Crazy World of Arthur Brown 2 2:58
10 Something in the Air
Thunderclap Newman 3 3:56
11 Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm
Crash Test Dummies 3.75 3:54
12 Drinking in L.A.
Bran Van 3000 2 3:40
13 Runaway Train
Soul Asylum 3 4:21
14 Mary's Prayer
Danny Wilson 3.5 3:46
15 Can You Dig It?
The Mock Turtles 2.5 4:08
16 Your Woman
White Town 4.35 4:18
17 Imagination
Belouis Some 3.5 3:33
18 How Long?
Ace 4 3:21
19 Private Number
Judy Clay & William Bell 2 2:40
20 All by Myself
Eric Carmen 3 4:28
21 Lovin' You
Minnie Riperton 3 3:22
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Uptown Top Ranking
Althea and Donna 2 3:42
2 Pop Muzik
M 3 3:18
3 Mah Na Mah Na
Piero Umiliani 2 2:09
4 Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin 4.25 3:52
5 Da, Da, Da, (I Don't Love You, You Don't Love Me, Ha, Ha, Ha)
Trio 2 3:15
6 Macarena
Los del Río 3 4:12
7 Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
Edison Lighthouse 4 2:48
8 Break My Stride
Matthew Wilder 3 2:58
9 Tarzan Boy
Baltimora 2 3:24
10 It's Raining Men
The Weather Girls 2.65 3:32
11 Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit of...)
Lou Bega 2 3:39
12 The One and Only
Chesney Hawkes 2 3:39
13 Mickey
Toni Basil 3.35 4:11
14 The Safety Dance
Men Without Hats 4 2:44
15 Nut Rocker
B. Bumble & The Stingers 2 2:00
16 My Sharona
The Knack 4.65 4:00
17 I Eat Cannibals
Toto Coelo 2.5 3:29
18 Groove Is in the Heart
Deee‐Lite 3 3:31
19 Would I Lie to You
Charles & Eddie 2.65 3:38
20 Eloise
Barry Ryan 3 5:32
21 Softly Whispering I Love You
The Congregation 2 3:00
22 Jesamine
The Casuals 2 3:39
23 Rhythm of the Rain
The Cascades 3.5 2:32

Credits

CD 1

additional composer:
David Crane (track 2)
Marta Kauffman (track 2)
Phil Solem (track 2)
Danny Wilde (track 2)
additionally recorded by:
David Vartanian (track 11)
composer:
Paul Carrack (track 18)
Gary Clark (track 14)
Martin Coogan (track 15)
Norman Greenbaum (track 8)
Jyoti Mishra (track 16)
Todd Pipes (track 3)
Dave Pirner (track 13)
Sergei Rachmaninov (track 20)
Brad Roberts (of Crash Test Dummies) (track 11)
Michael Skloff (track 2)
Eric Carmen (track 20)
Nick Van Eede (track 4)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 10)
Neville Keighley (track 17)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 6)
lyricist:
Paul Carrack (track 18)
Gary Clark (track 14)
Martin Coogan (track 15)
Norman Greenbaum (track 8)
Todd Pipes (track 3)
Dave Pirner (track 13)
Brad Roberts (of Crash Test Dummies) (track 11)
Eric Carmen (track 20)
Nick Van Eede (track 4)
Carlo Karges (track 1)
John Keene ("Speedy") (track 10)
Neville Keighley (track 17)
Robbie van Leeuwen (track 6)
Allee Willis (track 2)
producer:
John Anthony (British producer and record executive) (track 18)
Crash Test Dummies (track 11)
Jerry Harrison (track 11)
Erik Jacobsen (track 8)
translator:
Kevin McAlea (track 1)
vocals:
Minnie Riperton (track 21)
writer:
William Bell (track 19)
Bran Van 3000 (track 12)
James DiSalvio (track 12)
Booker T. Jones (track 19)
Duane Larson (track 12)
Earl Nelson (track 7)
Andy Qunta (track 5)
Keith Reid (track 5)
Bob Relf (track 7)
Minnie Riperton (track 21)
Richard Rudolph (track 21)
Maggie Ryder (track 5)
Chris Thompson (vocalist with Manfred Mann’s Earth Band) (track 5)
Haig Vartzbedian (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Anchor Records (UK 70s indie label) (track 18)
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 7)
Capitol Records, Inc. (company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1993) (track 21)
Union Square Music Ltd. (for copyright use only, holding company of Union Square Music) (2015) (track 18)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 10)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 7)
Fabulous Music, Ltd. (this is a publisher, not an imprint!) (track 10)
mash-ups:
remaster of:
Harlem Shuffle by Bob & Earl (track 7)
remixes:
sampled by:
Jump on Stage by Girl Talk (track 16)
Ya lo creo by ToteKing (track 11)
samples:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 408) (track 16)
arrangements:
Da solo no (translated) (track 20)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Never Be Your Woman (track 16)
later parody versions:
Headline News (track 11)
Spirit Inside (track 8)
later translated parody versions:
Minus (track 6)
later translated versions:
Kolos Srey Chaom (track 6)
Perdóname (track 20)
See päev on teel (track 20)
Tan sols (track 18)
Veenus (track 6)
Venus (Finnish) (track 6)
ヴィーナス (track 6)
避世烈車 (track 13)
later versions:
Je vous aime ainsi (track 20)
recording of:
99 Red Balloons (track 1)
All by Myself (track 20)
Can You Dig It? (track 15)
Drinking in L.A. (track 12)
Harlem Shuffle (track 7)
How Long? (track 18)
I'll Be There For You (theme from 'Friends') (track 2)
Imagination (track 17)
Lovin’ You (track 21)
Mary’s Prayer (track 14)
Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm (track 11)
Private Number (track 19)
Runaway Train (track 13)
Spirit in the Sky (track 8)
Your Woman (track 16)
You’re the Voice (track 5)
Venus (Shocking Blue (I'm Your Venus)) (1969) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 6)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track 6)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 6)
Polka Party! (tracks 6–7)
translated version of:
99 Luftballons (track 1)

CD 2

drums:
Bruce Gary (1979-04) (track 16)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Berton Averre (1979-04) (track 16)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 16)
bass:
Prescott Niles (1979-04) (track 16)
co-producer:
Goar B. (track 11)
D. Fact (track 11)
Frank Lio (track 11)
composer:
Maurizio Bassi (track 9)
Deee‐Lite (track 18)
Kim Fowley (track 15)
Bobby McFerrin (track 4)
Pérez Prado (track 11)
Stephan Remmler (track 5)
Rafael Ruiz (track 6)
Robin Scott (track 2)
Ivan Doroschuk (track 14)
John Gummoe (track 23)
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
Gert Krawinkel (track 5)
contains samples by:
Pérez Prado (track 11)
DJ-mixer:
Ben Liebrand (track 10)
instruments:
D. Fact (track 11)
Frank Lio (track 11)
lead vocals:
Doug Fieger (1979-04) (track 16)
lyricist:
Bobby McFerrin (track 4)
Stephan Remmler (track 5)
Rafael Ruiz (track 6)
Robin Scott (track 2)
Lou Bega (track 11)
Ivan Doroschuk (track 14)
John Gummoe (track 23)
Naimy Hackett (track 9)
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
Gert Krawinkel (track 5)
Zippy (track 11)
producer:
Josh Deutsch (track 19)
Tony Macaulay (track 7)
remixer:
Dj Iraí Campos (track 11)
translator:
Alex MacGregor (track 11)
vocals:
Pérez Prado (track 11)
writer:
Berton Averre (track 16)
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 17)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 13)
Nicky Chinn (track 13)
Roger Cook (track 21)
Doug Fieger (track 16)
Althea Forrest (track 1)
Joe Gibbs (track 1)
Paul Greedus (track 17)
Roger Greenaway (track 21)
Paul Jabara (track 10)
Michael Leeson (track 19)
Tony Macaulay (track 7)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 7)
Greg Prestopino (track 8)
Donna Reid (track 1)
Robin Scott (track 2)
Paul Shaffer (track 10)
Errol Thompson (Jamaican reggae/dub producer & engineer) (track 1)
Peter Vale (track 19)
Matthew Wilder (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) (1982) (track 10)
BMG Berlin Musik GmbH (this is a record company, not an imprint!) (1999) (track 11)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 10)
Kim Fowley Music (track 15)
Peer Musikverlag (track 11)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05-16 –) (track 19)
mash-ups:
EYYY Gangnamrena by Triple-Q (track 6)
remixes:
Macarena (Bass Bumpers remix) (part of “Groove Station 2” DJ‐mix) by Los del Río (track 6)
sampled by:
This One by Scanty Sandwich (track 16)
Word Iz Bond by 702 (track 8)
samples:
Mambo No. 5 by Pérez Prado (track 11)
part of:
arrangement of:
Mambo No. 5 (original, 1949) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Kitty (more well known as "Mickey") (track 13)
is based on:
is the basis for:
What You Got (track 1)
later parody versions:
Babylona (track 16)
Comme des connards (track 16)
Ma caravane (track 6)
Micah No. 5 (track 11)
My Bologna (track 16)
Nicky (track 13)
Raining Blood (track 10)
Ricky (track 13)
Tasty Plants (track 14)
The Brady Bunch (“Weird Al” version) (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Panojenkka (track 6)
later translated versions:
No Te Preocupes (track 8)
Ritmo da chuva (track 23)
悲しき雨音 (track 23)
愛到你發狂 (track 16)
雨的旋律 (track 23)
later versions:
recording of:
Break My Stride (track 8)
I Eat Cannibals (track 17)
It's Raining Men (track 10)
Macarena (track 6)
Nutrocker (track 15)
Pop Muzik (track 2)
Rhythm of the Rain (track 23)
Tarzan Boy (track 9)
The One and Only (track 12)
The Safety Dance (track 14)
Uptown Top Ranking (track 1)
Would I Lie to You? (track 19)
My Sharona (1979-04) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Riff Off (track 13)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 10)
translated version of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000088E38 [info]