Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Club Tropicana Wham! 4:30
2 Can You Feel It (single version) The Jacksons 3:51
3 Never Too Much Luther Vandross 3:50
4 I’m So Excited The Pointer Sisters 5 3:54
5 Give It Up KC and the Sunshine Band 4.35 4:06
6 You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) Dead or Alive 4.15 3:17
7 99 Red Balloons Nena 3.65 3:51
8 Live It Up Mental as Anything 3.5 3:49
9 Dr. Beat Miami Sound Machine 4:23
10 Girls Just Want to Have Fun Cyndi Lauper 4.2 3:54
11 Down Under Men at Work 4.25 3:43
12 Abracadabra Steve Miller Band 5:08
13 Making Your Mind Up Bucks Fizz 2:39
14 Japanese Boy Aneka 3:55
15 You Got It (The Right Stuff) New Kids on the Block 4:10
16 Rain or Shine Five Star 5 3:58
17 Use It Up & Wear It Out Odyssey 4:52
18 Just Be Good to Me The S.O.S. Band 4:10
19 All Around the World Lisa Stansfield 4:24
20 The Safety Dance Men Without Hats 3.85 2:44
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Never Gonna Give You Up Rick Astley 4.7 3:33
2 Footloose Kenny Loggins 4.5 3:47
3 My Favourite Waste of Time Owen Paul 3:25
4 Walk Like an Egyptian The Bangles 4 3:24
5 Tell It to My Heart Taylor Dayne 4 3:40
6 When Will I Be Famous Bros 3:59
7 Prince Charming Adam and the Ants 3:17
8 The First Picture of You The Lotus Eaters 3:40
9 Love My Way The Psychedelic Furs 3:29
10 Hold Me Now Thompson Twins 5 4:45
11 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s My Home) Paul Young 4:11
12 E=mc² Big Audio Dynamite 4:28
13 Don’t Talk to Me About Love Altered Images 3:48
14 I Want Candy Bow Wow Wow 2:45
15 (Feels Like) Heaven Fiction Factory 3:31
16 Fantastic Day Haircut One Hundred 3:14
17 Real Gone Kid Deacon Blue 4:05
18 (Si Si) Je Suis Un Rock Star Bill Wyman 5:59
19 Star Kiki Dee 5 3:15
20 Perfect Fairground Attraction 4 3:35
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Final Countdown Europe 4.65 3:58
2 Africa Toto 4:22
3 Dead Ringer for Love Meat Loaf 4:21
4 Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now Starship 4:28
5 You’re the Voice John Farnham 3:57
6 Circle in the Sand Belinda Carlisle 3:41
7 Broken Wings Mr. Mister 4:24
8 Holding Out for a Hero Bonnie Tyler 4.35 4:21
9 The Way It Is Bruce Hornsby & The Range 5 3:58
10 Cuddly Toy Roachford 3.75 3:49
11 Criticize Alexander O’Neal 4:02
12 Wishing Well Terence Trent D’Arby 2.75 3:31
13 Dinner With Gershwin Donna Summer 4:39
14 Come Into My Life Joyce Sims 3:47
15 Love Come Down Evelyn “Champagne” King 5 3:18
16 Let’s Hear It for the Boy Deniece Williams 4 4:22
17 So Macho Sinitta 3:25
18 Let’s Groove Earth, Wind & Fire 4:03
19 Let’s Go Round Again Average White Band 3:24
20 Funkin’ for Jamaica (single) Tom Browne 3:52

Credits

CD 1

electronic drum set:
Anton Fig (track 10)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
Rob Hyman (track 10)
bass:
Eric Bazilian (track 10)
electric guitar:
Rick DiFonzo (track 10)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Rob Hyman (track 10)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 10)
Rod O'Brien (track 10)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 10)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 10)
background vocals:
Krystal Davis (track 10)
Ellie Greenwich (track 10)
Cyndi Lauper (track 10)
Jules Shear (track 10)
Maretha Stewart (track 10)
Diane Wilson (vocals) (track 10)
composer:
Ron Strykert (track 11)
John Danter (track 13)
Ivan Doroschuk (Men Without Hats) (track 20)
Colin Hay (track 11)
Robert Hazard (track 10)
Bobby Heatlie (track 14)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 13)
George Michael (track 1)
Steve Miller (leader of Steve Miller Band) (track 12)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 1)
Greedy Smith (Australian musician and songwriter with Mental As Anything) (track 8)
Luther Vandross (track 3)
engineer:
William Wittman (track 10)
Thom Panunzio (track 8)
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 10)
Nena (the person, performing solo since 1987) (track 7)
lyricist:
John Danter (track 13)
Ivan Doroschuk (Men Without Hats) (track 20)
Colin Hay (track 11)
Robert Hazard (track 10)
Bobby Heatlie (track 14)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 13)
George Michael (track 1)
Steve Miller (leader of Steve Miller Band) (track 12)
Andrew Ridgeley (track 1)
Greedy Smith (Australian musician and songwriter with Mental As Anything) (track 8)
Luther Vandross (track 3)
Carlo Karges (1982) (track 7)
performer:
Dead or Alive (UK new wave band) (1984) (track 6)
producer:
Rick Chertoff (track 10)
Richard Gottehrer (American songwriter and music executive) (track 8)
Peter McIan (track 11)
Pete Waterman (track 6)
Reinhold Heil (1982 – 1983) (track 7)
Manne Praeker (1982 – 1983) (track 7)
translator:
Kevin McAlea (1983) (track 7)
writer:
Lawrence Russell Brown (lyricist) (track 17)
Pete Burns (track 6)
Deborah Carter (track 5)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 5)
Steve Coy (track 6)
Ian Devaney (track 19)
Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.) (track 4)
Tim Lever (track 6)
Sandy Linzer (track 17)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 19)
Mike Percy (track 6)
Anita Pointer (track 4)
June Pointer (track 4)
Ruth Pointer (track 4)
Lisa Stansfield (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1982) (track 11)
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 5)
CBS Schallplatten GmbH (1983) (track 7)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH (use as © & ℗ holders or as distributors only, for releases between 2005/03/09–2009/01/14) (1983) (track 7)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1983) (track 10)
publisher:
Block & Gilbert (track 19)
Burning Music Ltd. (track 6)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 3–5, 7, 11)
Métisse Music (track 6)
Peermusic UK (UK publisher) (track 17)
Sailor Music (track 12)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 10)
’Til Dawn Music (track 4)
Fujipacific Music Inc. SBK Division (– 2014-12-31) (track 4)
Fuji Pacific Music SBK Department (2015-01-01 –) (track 4)
recorded at:
Spliff Studio in Berlin, Germany (1982 – 1983) (track 7)
DJ-mixes:
99 Red Balloons (part of “Antrologia” DJ-mix) by Nena (track 7)
99 Red Balloons (part of "Grandmaster Party 6: School Disco" DJ-mix) by Nena (track 7)
99 Red Balloons by Nena (track 7)
edit of:
has remixes:
Xtra Fun by Cyndi Lauper (track 10)
mash-ups:
Wallspin by Neil Cicierega (track 6)
You Spin Me Upside Down (Diana Ross vs. Dead or Alive) (Best of Bootie 2008 DJ-mix) by DJ Shyboy (track 6)
sampled by:
Ffun Haave To by Girl Talk (track 10)
Give It Up (warm up) by Lulu (track 5)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 64) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Det driter jeg i (track 10)
Right Round (track 6)
later parody versions:
Barak & Deborah (track 12)
Outnumbered (ApologetiX song) (track 11)
Tasty Plants (track 20)
The Brady Bunch (“Weird Al” version) (track 20)
later translated versions:
Abracadabra (track 12)
El eco de tu voz (track 19)
Japanese Boy (German) (track 14)
不管你是誰 (track 14)
對號入座 (track 14)
날 채워줘 (track 4)
later versions:
recording of:
Abracadabra (track 12)
Club Tropicana (track 1)
Down Under (Men at Work song, “Do you come from a land down under?”) (track 11)
Give It Up (track 5)
I’m So Excited (track 4)
Japanese Boy (track 14)
Live It Up (track 8)
Making Your Mind Up (track 13)
Never Too Much (track 3)
The Safety Dance (track 20)
99 Red Balloons (1982 – 1983) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 11)
translated version of:
99 Luftballons (track 7)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Tris Imboden (track 2)
bass guitar:
Nathan East (track 2)
guitar:
Matt Aitken (track 1)
Buzz Feiten (track 2)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 2)
keyboard:
Matt Aitken (track 1)
Neil Larsen (track 2)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 1)
Steve Wood (US soundtrack composer, member of Honk) (track 2)
keyboard [Fairlight] programming:
Ian Curnow (track 1)
drum machine [percussion]:
Michael Boddicker (track 2)
bass synthesizer:
Michael Boddicker (track 2)
background vocals:
Marilyn Dorman (track 2)
Richey Washington (track 2)
Steve Wood (US soundtrack composer, member of Honk) (track 2)
composer:
Kenny Loggins (track 2)
Doreen Chanter (track 19)
Marshall Crenshaw (track 3)
Nick Heyward (track 16)
Mark Nevin (track 20)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 17)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 4)
engineer:
Mark McGuire (UK producer/engineer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Kenny Loggins (track 2)
Susanna Hoffs (track 4)
Vicki Peterson (track 4)
Michael Steele (American bassist, guitarist, songwriter, and singer) (track 4)
lyricist:
Doreen Chanter (track 19)
Marshall Crenshaw (track 3)
Nick Heyward (track 16)
Mark Nevin (track 20)
Dean Pitchford (track 2)
Ricky Ross (Scottish singer-songwriter) (track 17)
Liam Sternberg (– 1984-01) (track 4)
mixer:
Pete Hammond (UK producer aka "Mixmaster") (track 1)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 4)
Phil Thornalley (track 10)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 1)
Thomas Alexander Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 10)
Lee DeCarlo (track 2)
David Kahne (track 4)
Kenny Loggins (track 2)
Alex Sadkin (track 10)
Bob Sargeant (track 16)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 1)
Ric Wake (track 5)
Pete Waterman (track 1)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 1)
Adam Ant (track 7)
Thomas Alexander Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 10)
Bert Russell Berns (track 14)
Peter Coyle (track 8)
Alannah Joy Currie (track 10)
Bob Feldman (of The Strangeloves) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 11)
Ernie Gold (track 5)
Jerry Goldstein (track 14)
Richard Gottehrer (American songwriter and music executive) (track 14)
Nicky Graham (track 6)
Clare Grogan (track 13)
Eddie Jordan (songwriter) (track 15)
Jeremy Kelly (track 8)
Stephen Lironi (track 13)
Tony McDaid (track 13)
Johnny McElhone (track 13)
Kevin Patterson (songwriter) (track 15)
Marco Pirroni (British musician and producer) (track 7)
Gerald Quinn (track 8)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 1)
Barrett Strong (track 11)
Seth Swirsky (track 5)
Pete Waterman (track 1)
Thomas Watkins (track 6)
Norman Whitfield (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1984) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (track 4)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1986) (track 3)
BMG UK & Ireland Limited (holding company, do not add releases here) (1988) (track 20)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1–2, 10)
BMG Songs, Inc. (track 10)
Bug Music Ltd. (track 3)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 2)
Milk Money Music (track 2)
Point Music (publisher) (track 10)
Sloopy II Music (track 14)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 2)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 2)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 14)
Universal Music Limited (UK sound recording / publishing company) (track 20)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 20)
Warner Brothers (publisher, not an imprint) (track 3)
Wren Music Co. (track 14)
Terrace Music (1987) (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Goodnews (track 2)
Moldy Now (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
L'Égyptien (track 4)
later translated versions:
A schwera Fall (track 11)
FOOTLOOSE (Japanese version) (track 2)
recording of:
(Feels Like) Heaven (track 15)
Fantastic Day (track 16)
Footloose (track 2)
Hold Me Now (Thompson Twins song) (track 10)
I Want Candy (track 14)
Never Gonna Give You Up (Rick Astley song) (track 1)
Perfect (track 20)
Prince Charming (track 7)
Real Gone Kid (track 17)
Star (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Blackboard Jumble (track 7)
R.A. Megamix (track 1)
Candy Medley (tracks 14, 14)
Hooked on Polkas (track 2)
Swastikas on Parade (track 14)

CD 3

membranophone:
Preston Heyman (track 12)
guitar:
Pete Glenister (track 12)
Paul Jackson, Jr. (track 16)
bass:
Phil Spalding (track 12)
hi-hat [Wicked Hi-Hat]:
Clive Mngaza (track 12)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 16)
baritone saxophone, keyboard and percussion:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
background vocals:
George Merrill (track 16)
Shannon Rubicam (track 16)
Deniece Williams (US soul/funk vocalist/songwriter) (track 16)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
composer:
Tom Browne (US jazz trumpeter) (track 20)
Sean Oliver (track 12)
Thomas Snow (US keyboardist/songwriter) (track 16)
Jim Steinman (tracks 3, 8)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
B.R. Hornsby (track 9)
Kashif (Michael Jones, B.T. Express) (track 15)
Rick Nowels (track 6)
Andrew Roachford (the man) (track 10)
Ellen Shipley (track 6)
Joyce Sims (track 14)
Joey Tempest (track 1)
instruments:
George Duke (track 16)
lyricist:
Jim Steinman (track 3)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
B.R. Hornsby (track 9)
Kashif (Michael Jones, B.T. Express) (track 15)
Rick Nowels (track 6)
Dean Pitchford (tracks 8, 16)
Andrew Roachford (the man) (track 10)
Ellen Shipley (track 6)
Joyce Sims (track 14)
Toni Smith (track 20)
Joey Tempest (track 1)
mixer:
Phil Legg (track 12)
producer:
George Duke (track 16)
Martyn Ware (track 12)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 12)
recording engineer:
Phil Legg (track 12)
writer:
Steve George (US keyboardist for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 7)
Albert Hammond (track 4)
Jellybean Johnson (track 11)
John Lang (US songwriter for Mr. Mister & Pages) (track 7)
Alexander O’Neal (track 11)
Richard Page (singer-songwriter; former lead singer & bassist of Mr. Mister) (track 7)
David Paich (track 2)
Jeffrey Porcaro (track 2)
Brenda Russell (track 13)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1984) (track 16)
publisher:
Ali‐Aja Music (track 7)
Beach House Music (track 14)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 1)
Ensign Music Corp. (track 8)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 15)
Panola Park Music (track 7)
Rising Storm Music (track 2)
Seven Doors Music (track 1)
Smokin' Amigos (track 14)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 8)
Spirit Two Music (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 7)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (1981) (track 3)
Peg Music Company (1981) (track 3)
Zappo Music (1986 –) (track 9)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Wishing Well / Fix Up, Look Sharp (part of “A Bugged Out Mix by Hot Chip” DJ-mix) by Terence Trent D’Arby / Dizzee Rascal (track 12)
is based on:
Stark Raving Love (track 8)
is the basis for:
敢愛敢做 (track 4)
later parody versions:
Final Countdown (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 1)
Final Countdown (parody by Der Familie Popolski) (track 1)
Final Cuntdown (track 1)
Hiivasieni (track 1)
The Atheists (track 9)
The Way My Dick Is (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
Jääkärihumppa (track 1)
Te peto el cacas (track 1)
later translated versions:
ヒーロー (track 8)
recording of:
Africa (Toto) (track 2)
Broken Wings (track 7)
Circle in the Sand (track 6)
Come Into My Life (track 14)
Criticize (track 11)
Cuddly Toy (track 10)
Holding Out for a Hero (Footloose) (track 8)
Love Come Down (track 15)
So Macho (track 17)
The Way It Is (track 9)
Wishing Well (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (track 2)
Classic Grooves (track 15)
Hitmix (Alexander O’Neal work) (track 11)