Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Smalltown Boy
Bronski Beat 3.65 5:01
2 When Will I Be Famous
Bros 3:58
3 The Harder I Try
Brother Beyond 3:23
4 Living in America
James Brown 4:41
5 Land of Make Believe
Bucks Fizz 3:43
6 Making Your Mind Up
Bucks Fizz 2:36
7 Word Up
Cameo 4:11
8 Happy Talk
Captain Sensible 3:24
9 Fame
Irene Cara 5 3:44
10 Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle 4:01
11 Bette Davis Eyes
Kim Carnes 4.15 3:41
12 Fast Car
Tracy Chapman 5 4:54
13 If I Could Turn Back Time
Cher 3:53
14 Buffalo Stance
Neneh Cherry 4:02
15 Harvest for the World
The Christians 3:58
16 Love Changes Everything
Climie Fisher 4:31
17 In the Air Tonight
Phil Collins 4:56
18 Don't Leave Me This Way
The Communards 4:26
19 I Can't Stand Up
Elvis Costello & The Attractions 2:05
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stool Pigeon
Kid Creole and the Coconuts 3:56
2 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?
Culture Club 4.3 4:22
3 Karma Chameleon
Culture Club 4 4:01
4 Down to Earth
Curiosity Killed the Cat 4:18
5 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4:32
6 Mary's Prayer
Danny Wilson 3:46
7 If You Let Me Stay
Terence Trent D’Arby 3 3:13
8 Tell It to My Heart
Taylor Dayne 3:36
9 Real Gone Kid
Deacon Blue 5 4:03
10 You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Dead or Alive 4.15 3:17
11 Rhythm of the Night
DeBarge 3:51
12 Just Can't Get Enough
Depeche Mode 3:35
13 See You
Depeche Mode 3.5 3:51
14 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:26
15 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners 3:51
16 Walk of Life
Dire Straits 4.3 4:08
17 Spirit in the Sky
Doctor and the Medics 5 3:33
18 Give Me Back My Heart
Dollar 4:58
19 Too Many Broken Hearts
Jason Donovan 3:23

Credits

Medium 1

acoustic guitar:
Tracy Chapman (track 12)
membranophone:
Denny Fongheiser (track 12)
bass:
Larry Klein (track 12)
electric guitar:
Waddy Wachtel (track 11)
steel guitar:
Ed Black (track 12)
composer:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 17)
Michael Gore (track 9)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 6)
Richard Rodgers (track 8)
Jimmy Somerville (track 1)
Steve Bronski (track 1)
Tracy Chapman (track 12)
John Danter (track 6)
Larry Steinbachek (track 1)
engineer:
Kevin Smith (engineer and producer) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Kim Carnes (1981-01) (track 11)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 17)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 6)
Jimmy Somerville (track 1)
Steve Bronski (track 1)
Tracy Chapman (track 12)
John Danter (track 6)
Dean Pitchford (track 9)
Larry Steinbachek (track 1)
miscellaneous support:
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 5)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 1)
Kevin Smith (engineer and producer) (track 12)
producer:
Val Garay (track 11)
David Kershenbaum (track 12)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 1)
recording engineer:
Val Garay (track 11)
Pete Griffiths (UK studio technician, programmer & producer) (track 1)
vocals:
Tracy Chapman (track 12)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 3)
Larry Blackmon (track 7)
Neneh Cherry (track 14)
Simon Climie (track 16)
Jackie DeShannon (track 11)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 16)
Kenneth Gamble (track 18)
Cary Gilbert (track 18)
Dan Hartman (track 4)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 5)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 18)
Ernie Isley (track 15)
Marvin Isley (track 15)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 15)
Ronald Isley (track 15)
Rudolph Isley (track 15)
Chris Jasper (track 15)
Tomi Jenkins (track 7)
Cameron McVey (track 14)
Charlie Midnight (track 4)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 16)
Jamie J. Morgan (Director, Photographer, Musician) (track 14)
Rick Nowels (track 10)
Phil Ramacon (track 14)
Ellen Shipley (track 10)
Peter Sinfield (track 5)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 3)
Pete Waterman (track 3)
Donna Weiss (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1981) (track 11)
EMI America Records, Inc. (1981) (track 11)
Elektra/Asylum Records (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1988) (track 12)
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 10)
Bovina Music Inc. (track 15)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 16)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 15)
Future Furniture (track 10)
Purple Rabbit Music (track 12)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 18)
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 12)
mixed at:
recorded at:
sampled by:
In My Arms by Mylo (track 11)
Promo by Ley Rico feat. Romo (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 165) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Bette Davis Eyes (1981-01) (track 11)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Tell Me Why (track 1)
later parody versions:
Bartimaeus Eyes (track 11)
Fast Dick (track 12)
later translated versions:
Hai ↑ (track 7)
Remember (Fame) (track 9)
later versions:
part of:
South Pacific (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 8)
recording of:
Buffalo Stance (track 14)
Fame (Irene Cara song) (track 9)
Fast Car (track 12)
Happy Talk (South Pacific) (track 8)
In the Air Tonight (track 17)
Living in America (track 4)
Smalltown Boy (track 1)
The Harder I Try (track 3)
Word Up! (track 7)
referred to in medleys:

Medium 2

drums (drum set):
Omar Hakim (track 16)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 2)
John Illsley (track 16)
membranophone:
Bruce Smith (UK drummer & producer for Pop Group, Slits, P.I.L., etc.) (track 7)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 2)
guitar:
Pete Glenister (track 7)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 3)
bass:
Sean Oliver (track 7)
percussion:
Frank Ricotti (percussionist) (track 7)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 7)
keyboard:
Alan Clark (keyboardist) (track 16)
Guy E. Fletcher (track 16)
Nick Plytas (track 7)
additional engineer:
Michael H. Brauer (engineer) (track 7)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 2)
arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 7)
assistant mixer:
David Greenberg (track 16)
Bruce Lampcov (track 16)
assistant recording engineer:
Steve Jackson (recording engineer) (track 16)
background vocals:
Guy E. Fletcher (track 16)
Lance Ellington (Strictly Come Dancing) (track 7)
John Illsley (track 16)
Tony Jackson (British funk / soul musician, singer / songwriter, producer and arranger) (track 7)
Helen Terry (track 3)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 7)
composer:
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 12)
August Darnell (track 1)
Martin L. Gore (track 13)
Norman Greenbaum (track 17)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 9)
Gary Clark (track 6)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 7)
Nick Van Eede (track 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 11)
engineer:
Neil Dorfsman (track 16)
John Fryer (track 13)
Barry Hammond (track 14)
Eric Radcliffe (track 13)
Steve Levine (track 2)
guest keyboard:
Phil Pickett (track 3)
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 2)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 12)
August Darnell (track 1)
Martin L. Gore (track 13)
Norman Greenbaum (track 17)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 9)
Gary Clark (track 6)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 7)
Nick Van Eede (track 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 11)
mixer:
Jon Moss (tracks 2–3)
Bob Clearmountain (track 9)
Phil Legg (track 7)
Steve Levine (tracks 2–3)
performer:
Dead or Alive (UK new wave band) (1984) (track 10)
producer:
Depeche Mode (track 13)
Neil Dorfsman (track 16)
Howard Gray (track 7)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
Warne Livesey (track 9)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 13)
Pete Waterman (track 10)
Pete Wingfield (track 14)
Steve Levine (tracks 2–3)
recording engineer:
Phil Legg (track 7)
Felix Kendall (UK recording engineer) (track 9)
remixer:
Michael H. Brauer (engineer) (track 7)
vocals:
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 15)
Matt Aitken (track 19)
Toby Andersen (keyboardist) (track 4)
Al Archer (track 14)
George O’Dowd (tracks 2–3)
Pete Burns (track 10)
Steve Coy (track 10)
Mikey Craig (tracks 2–3)
Michael Drummond (track 4)
Ernie Gold (track 8)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (tracks 2–3)
Tim Lever (track 10)
Jon Moss (tracks 2–3)
Mike Percy (track 10)
Phil Pickett (track 3)
Kevin Rowland (tracks 14–15)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 19)
Seth Swirsky (track 8)
Pete Waterman (track 19)
recorded at:
1980 Tour (1980-11-14) (Southend-On-Sea, UK) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 2)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 3)
Doctor & The Medics (1985) (track 17)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1985) (track 16)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1988) (track 16)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1996) (track 16)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2003) (track 3)
publisher:
Burning Music Ltd. (track 10)
Chariscourt Ltd. (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 13–15)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 2)
Métisse Music (track 10)
Realsongs (track 11)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (track 12)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 12)
Westbury Music Ltd. (track 10)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05 –) (track 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Wallspin by Neil Cicierega (track 10)
sampled by:
Wanna Hurt Mase? by Mase (track 2)
cover recording of:
Spirit in the Sky (1986) (track 17)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Right Round (track 10)
Spirit Inside (track 17)
later translated versions:
Vamos Eileen (track 15)
城市節拍 (track 11)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 2)
live recording of:
Just Can’t Get Enough (1980-11-14) (track 12)
recording of:
Come On Eileen (track 15)
Down to Earth (track 4)
Geno (track 14)
If You Let Me Stay (track 7)
Karma Chameleon (track 3)
Mary’s Prayer (track 6)
Real Gone Kid (track 9)
Rhythm of the Night (track 11)
See You (track 13)
Stool Pigeon (track 1)
Walk of Life (track 16)
referred to in medleys: