Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Nothing Compares 2 U Sinéad O’Connor 4.45 5:02
2 Sacrifice Elton John 2.5 5:09
3 It Must Have Been Love Roxette 3:52
4 Show Me Heaven Maria McKee 3:52
5 Unchained Melody The Righteous Brothers 2 3:37
6 I Wish It Would Rain Down Phil Collins 3.75 5:30
7 Nothing Ever Happens Del Amitri 2.65 3:53
8 Kingston Town UB40 4 3:47
9 Dub Be Good to Me Beats International feat. Lindy 2 4:00
10 There She Goes The La’s 5 2:42
11 Killer Adamski 4.5 4:13
12 Blue Savannah Erasure 4:21
13 Enjoy the Silence Depeche Mode 4.35 4:13
14 World in Motion Englandneworder 3.5 4:29
15 Unbelievable EMF 4.35 3:30
16 Step On Happy Mondays 5 5:15
17 Loaded Primal Scream 4:14
18 The Only One I Know The Charlatans 5 3:56
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Grease Megamix John Travolta & Olivia Newton‐John 3.35 4:49
2 Opposites Attract Paula Abdul duet with The Wild Pair 3:45
3 Don’t Worry Kim Appleby 3:30
4 Better the Devil You Know Kylie Minogue 2 3:53
5 Happenin’ All Over Again Lonnie Gordon 3:22
6 U Can’t Touch This MC Hammer 4.35 4:14
7 Get Up Technotronic feat. Ya Kid K 3:29
8 Get a Life Soul II Soul 3:43
9 Got to Have Your Love Mantronix feat. Wondress 4:05
10 Being Boring Pet Shop Boys 4:51
11 Papa Was a Rolling Stone Was (Not Was) 4:12
12 Mercy Mercy Me Robert Palmer 5:51
13 Hold On Wilson Phillips 3:38
14 King of Wishful Thinking Go West 3:57
15 This is How it Feels Inspiral Carpets 3:09
16 (We Want) the Same Thing Belinda Carlisle 4:15
17 Suicide Blonde INXS 4.65 3:50
18 It’s My Life Talk Talk 3.8 3:53

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Jonathan Moffett (track 2)
drums (drum set), keyboard and tambourine:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
bass guitar:
Pino Palladino (track 6)
Romeo Williams (track 2)
guitar:
Eric Clapton (track 6)
keyboard:
Guy Babylon (track 2)
Elton John (track 2)
Fred Mandel (track 2)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
arranger:
Jack Nitzsche (track 5)
assistant producer:
Mark Tinley (track 11)
background vocals:
Keith Allen (track 14)
Peter Beardsley (track 14)
Paul Gascoigne (track 14)
Davey Johnstone (track 2)
Steve McMahon (track 14)
Chris Waddle (track 14)
Des Walker (track 14)
composer:
Norman Cook (track 9)
James Harris III (track 9)
Elton John (track 2)
Terry Lewis (US hip-hop/soul songwriter, producer & label owner) (track 9)
Alex North (tracks 5, 5)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Justin Currie (track 7)
Per Gessle (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 13)
Lee Mavers (track 10)
Kentrick Patrick (tracks 8, 8)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
engineer:
Dave Charles (British drummer as well as producer & engineer) (track 10)
Peter Iversen (audio engineer) (track 13)
Larry Levine (track 5)
David Nicholas (track 2)
Chris Birkett (track 1)
guest vocals:
Lindy Layton (track 9)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 2)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 11)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Dave Gahan (track 13)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Justin Currie (track 7)
Per Gessle (track 3)
Martin L. Gore (track 13)
Lee Mavers (track 10)
Kentrick Patrick (tracks 8, 8)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 1)
Bernie Taupin (track 2)
Hy Zaret (tracks 5, 5)
mixer:
Ralph Jezzard (track 15)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 1)
Chris Birkett (track 1)
Gareth Jones (UK producer/engineer) (track 12)
Phil Legg (track 13)
Steve Lillywhite (track 10)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 13)
Mark Saunders (UK record producer) (track 12)
performer:
Lindy Layton (track 9)
producer:
Adamski (track 11)
Bob Andrews (track 10)
Depeche Mode (track 13)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 13)
Stephen Hague (track 14)
Nellee Hooper (track 1)
Ralph Jezzard (track 15)
Chris Nagle (track 18)
New Order (UK synth pop band) (track 14)
Hugh Padgham (track 6)
Phil Spector (track 5)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 2)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 1)
publisher:
Hy Zaret (tracks 5, 5)
spoken vocals:
Nigel Patrick (actor) (track 14)
Kenneth Wolstenholme (football commentator) (1990) (track 14)
spoken vocals [rap]:
John Barnes (English footballer, vocals on “World in Motion”) (track 14)
vocals:
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 11)
Bobby Hatfield (track 5)
Bill Medley (track 5)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 1)
writer:
Keith Allen (track 14)
James Atkin (track 15)
John Baker (guitarist for The Charlatans) (track 18)
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 12)
Martin Blunt (track 18)
Jon Brookes (track 18)
Derry Brownson (track 15)
Tim Burgess (UK vocalist, The Charlatans) (track 18)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 12)
Rob Collins (track 18)
Mark Decloedt (track 15)
Christos Demitriou (track 16)
Ian Dench (track 15)
Zac Foley (track 15)
Gillian Gilbert (track 14)
Bobby Gillespie (track 17)
Peter Hook (track 14)
Andrew Innes (track 17)
John Kongos (track 16)
Maria McKee (track 4)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 14)
Eric Rackin (track 4)
Jay Rifkin (track 4)
Seal (English-born singer and songwriter) (track 11)
Bernard Sumner (track 14)
Adam Paul Tinley (track 11)
Robert Young (British guitarist, of Primal Scream) (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Records (1996–2005 American pop label – “RECORDS” must be a part of the logo!) (1966) (track 5)
Go! Discs Ltd. (1988) (track 10)
Happenstance Ltd. (1989) (track 2)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1990) (track 15)
Factory Records (1990) (track 14)
Philip Collins Ltd. (2016) (track 6)
publisher:
Big Pig Music Ltd. (track 2)
Complete Music Ltd. (track 17)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 13)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 17)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 11)
Frank Music Corp. ( – ????) (tracks 5, 5)
HZUM Publishing (tracks 5, 5)
Imagem Music (track 6)
Jimmy Fun Music (track 3)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 11)
MPL Communication Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (tracks 5, 5)
MPL Musik Verlags GmbH (tracks 5, 5)
Minotaur Music Ltd. (track 12)
North Melody Publishing (tracks 5, 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 11)
Warner Chappell (track 1)
日音 Synch事業部 (tracks 5, 5)
recorded at:
edit of:
has remixes:
Unbelievable (Bambaataa House mix) (part of “Festa Pronta” DJ-mix) by EMF (track 15)
Unbelievable (Frosty Boy remix) (part of “BoyGeorgeDj.com” DJ-mix) by EMF (track 15)
Unchained Melody (Bachata remix by OG Bachata) by OG Bachata (track 5)
karaoke versions:
Unbelievable (karaoke mix) (karaoke mix) by [unknown] (track 15)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 62) (track 10)
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 69) (track 14)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 162) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 366) (track 5)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 413) (track 1)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 418) (track 10)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 421) (track 15)
arrangements:
Enjoy the Silence (rearranged by Eric Whitacre) (track 13)
Les Enchaînés (translated) (tracks 5, 5)
Senza Catene (translated) (tracks 5, 5)
cover recording of:
Kingston Town (track 8)
Unchained Melody (track 5)
is based on:
The B-Side (track 14)
later parody versions:
Sympathy for the Devil (Primal Scream music) (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Killer (track 11)
later translated versions:
Ahí estás (track 10)
Droom met mij (tracks 5, 5)
Gaudeix el silenci (track 13)
人在雨下 (tracks 5, 5)
later versions:
Les Enchaînés (tracks 5, 5)
Over Killer (track 11)
The Silence (track 13)
recording of:
Blue Savannah (track 12)
Dub Be Good to Me (track 9)
Enjoy the Silence (track 13)
Killer (track 11)
Kingston Town (track 8)
Loaded (Primal Scream) (track 17)
Sacrifice (track 2)
Show Me Heaven (track 4)
The Only One I Know (track 18)
There She Goes (The La’s) (track 10)
Unbelievable (track 15)
World in Motion (track 14)
Unchained Melody (1965-03) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Roxette (track 3)
Polka Your Eyes Out (track 15)
version of:
Just Be Good to Me (track 9)

CD 2

electric bass guitar [bass]:
Garry Gary Beers (track 17)
drums (drum set) and keyboard [keyboards]:
Jon (track 17)
membranophone programming:
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 14)
electric guitar [guitar]:
Andrew Farriss (track 17)
Tim Farriss (track 17)
Kirk Pengilly (track 17)
keyboard:
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 14)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Andrew Farriss (track 17)
saxophone:
Kirk Pengilly (track 17)
arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 14)
assistant engineer:
Brendan Morley (track 17)
Andy Strange (track 17)
background vocals [vocals]:
Kirk Pengilly (track 17)
co-producer:
James Earley (track 6)
Felton Pilot (track 6)
composer:
Andrew Farriss (track 17)
Kirk Khaleel (track 9)
Johnny D Rodriguez (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (track 12)
Oliver Leiber (track 2)
Barrett Strong (track 11)
Leon Ware (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 11)
DJ-mixer:
Ian Curnow (track 1)
Phil Harding (track 1)
editor:
Tim Young (mastering engineer) (track 17)
engineer:
Bob Kraushaar (track 10)
David Nicholas (track 17)
Brian Reeves (track 10)
executive producer:
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 14)
guest guitar:
David Williams (session guitarist and songwriter) (track 14)
guest horn:
Gary Grant (brass) (track 14)
Jerry Hey (track 14)
Dan Higgins (saxophonist and woodwind recording artist) (track 14)
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 14)
guest background vocals:
Lynn Davis (track 14)
Dorian Holley (track 14)
Phillip Ingram (track 14)
Alfie Silas (track 14)
lead vocals:
Olivia Newton‐John (English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, and activist) (track 1)
John Travolta (American actor, film producer, dancer and singer) (track 1)
lead vocals [vocals]:
Michael Hutchence (track 17)
lyricist:
Marvin Gaye (track 12)
Michael Hutchence (track 17)
Oliver Leiber (track 2)
Barrett Strong (track 11)
Leon Ware (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 11)
mixer:
James Earley (track 6)
Felton Pilot (track 6)
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 14)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 10)
performer:
Ya Kid K (Belgian-Congolese singer Manuela Kamosi) (track 7)
Olivia Newton‐John (English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, and activist) (track 1)
John Travolta (American actor, film producer, dancer and singer) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
INXS (1990) (track 17)
producer:
Matt Aitken (track 4)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 10)
Tim Friese‐Greene (track 18)
Nellee Hooper (track 8)
Jazzie B (track 8)
Teo Macero (track 12)
Kurtis Mantronik (the individual) (track 9)
Rick Nowels (track 16)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 12)
Pet Shop Boys (track 10)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 4)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 17)
Pete Waterman (track 4)
Oliver Leiber (track 2)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 14)
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 14)
programming:
Kirk Pengilly (track 17)
Jon (track 17)
Peter Wolf (US rock vocalist, member of J. Geils Band) (track 14)
recording engineer:
Paul Erickson (track 14)
remixer:
Phil Harding & Ian Curnow (Duo) (track 1)
vocals:
Chynna Phillips (track 13)
Carnie Wilson (track 13)
Wendy Wilson (track 13)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 4–5)
Kim Appleby (track 3)
Glen Ballard (track 13)
Warren Casey (track 1)
Peter Cox (Artist and songwriter) (track 14)
Richard Drummie (track 14)
John Farrar (track 1)
Tim Friese‐Greene (track 18)
Mark Hollis (track 18)
Jim Jacobs (track 1)
Rick James (US vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer & producer) (track 6)
Craig Logan (track 3)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 10)
Alonzo Miller (track 6)
Rick Nowels (track 16)
Martin Page (track 14)
Chynna Phillips (track 13)
Beresford Romeo (track 8)
Ellen Shipley (track 16)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 4–5)
Neil Tennant (track 10)
Pete Waterman (tracks 4–5)
Carnie Wilson (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1990) (track 6)
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (1990) (track 14)
PWL Records Ltd. (not release use) (1990) (track 4)
Pet Shop Boys Partnership Ltd. (1990) (track 10)
Universal International Music B.V. (company, do not use as label) (1990) (track 1)
Universal International Music B.V. (company, do not use as label) (2003) (track 1)
publisher:
All Boys Music Ltd. (tracks 4–5)
Bug Music (track 14)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 9)
Get Out Songs (track 13)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 12, 12)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 17)
Screen Gems (track 9)
Smooshie Music (track 13)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 9)
Warner Chappell (track 14)
Willphill Music (track 13)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 14)
Tol Muziek (1990) (track 17)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (1990 – 2003) (track 13)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (1990 – 2003) (track 13)
Universal Music Corp. (USA, affiliated with ASCAP) (2003 –) (track 13)
mixed at:
AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 17)
recorded at:
DJ-mix of:
has remixes:
mash-up of:
mash-ups:
Workout by Robin Skouteris (track 6)
sampled by:
Blow My Speakers Up by duuzu (track 2)
Silent Murder by Nas (track 8)
samples:
Super Freak by Rick James (track 6)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 40) (track 4)
cover recording of:
I Want You (track 12)
is based on:
Super Freak (track 6)
is the basis for:
Arregaçada (track 6)
later parody versions:
Don't Touch That (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later versions:
medley of:
You’re the One That I Want (Grease) (track 1)
Summer Nights (Grease song) (track 1)
recording of:
Being Boring (track 10)
Don’t Worry (track 3)
Get a Life (track 8)
Hold On (track 13)
It’s My Life (track 18)
Opposites Attract (track 2)
Suicide Blonde (track 17)
The Grease Megamix (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
I Love the 90’s (track 6)
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (track 11)

Release Group

part of:Now That’s What I Call Music! The Millennium Series (UK) (number: 1990) (order: 11)