Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don't You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4.2 4:23
2 Addicted to Love
Robert Palmer 5 6:06
3 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4.1 4:11
4 The Look of Love (Part One)
ABC 4.6 3:30
5 One Thing Leads to Another
The Fixx 3:24
6 In a Big Country
Big Country 4:44
7 Don't You Want Me
The Human League 4.25 3:58
8 Straight Up
Paula Abdul 3:45
9 Hit Me with Your Best Shot
Pat Benatar 5 2:50
10 Missing You
John Waite 4:25
11 Everybody Have Fun Tonight
Wang Chung 4:48
12 I Just Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4.35 4:40
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The One I Love
R.E.M. 4.5 3:17
2 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:43
3 I Got You
Split Enz 3:28
4 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4.15 4:23
5 Red Red Wine
UB40 4 3:04
6 More Than This
Roxy Music 4:31
7 Don't Dream It's Over
Crowded House 4 3:57
8 Our Lips Are Sealed
The Go‐Go’s 2:49
9 Something About You
Level 42 4.5 4:26
10 Town Called Malice
The Jam 2:54
11 Push It
Salt‐N‐Pepa 4:31
12 Here I Go Again
Whitesnake 4:35
13 Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)
Glass Tiger 4:06

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Manny Elias (track 3)
bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 4)
Curt Smith (track 3)
membranophone:
Myron Grombacher (track 9)
synthesizer:
Ian Burden (1981) (track 7)
Jo Callis (1981) (track 7)
Philip Oakey (1981) (track 7)
guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 3)
bass:
Roger Capps (track 9)
keyboard:
Ian Stanley (track 3)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 4)
guitar family and keyboard:
Neil Giraldo (track 9)
assistant engineer:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 7)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 7)
background vocals:
Roger Capps (track 9)
Neil Giraldo (track 9)
Joanne Catherall (1981) (track 7)
Susanne Sulley (1981) (track 7)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Pat Benatar (track 9)
composer:
Stuart Adamson (track 6)
Mark Brzezicki (track 6)
Tony Butler (English rock bassist with Big Country) (track 6)
Jo Callis (track 7)
Mark Leonard (track 10)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 2)
Chas Sandford (track 10)
John Waite (track 10)
Bruce Watson (track 6)
Elliot Wolff (track 8)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 7)
Nick Van Eede (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 7)
Eddie Schwartz (track 9)
engineer:
David Bascombe (track 3)
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 12)
Will Gosling (track 6)
Gary Langan (track 4)
Chris Minto (track 9)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 9)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 4)
Roland Orzabal (track 3)
Philip Oakey (1981) (track 7)
Susanne Sulley (1981) (track 7)
lyricist:
Stuart Adamson (track 6)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 2)
John Waite (track 10)
Elliot Wolff (track 8)
Nick Van Eede (track 12)
Philip Oakey (track 7)
Eddie Schwartz (track 9)
mixer:
Steven Wilson (founder of Porcupine Tree) (track 3)
Shelly Yakus (track 12)
performer:
Simple Minds (1984-07-10) (track 1)
producer:
Keith Cohen (track 8)
Cutting Crew (track 12)
Bernard Edwards (track 2)
Keith Forsey (track 1)
Rupert Hine (track 5)
Trevor Horn (track 4)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 3)
The Human League (track 7)
John Jansen (track 12)
Steve Lillywhite (track 6)
Martin Rushent (track 7)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 11)
Elliot Wolff (track 8)
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 12)
Keith Olsen (US producer and engineer) (track 9)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 7)
solo guitar:
Neil Taylor (guitarist) (track 3)
writer:
Alfie Agius (track 5)
Cy Curnin (track 5)
Nick Feldman (track 11)
Keith Forsey (track 1)
Martin Fry (track 4)
Rupert Greenall (track 5)
Jack Hues (track 11)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 3)
Roland Orzabal (track 3)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 4)
Steve Schiff (track 1)
Stephen Singleton (track 4)
Ian Stanley (track 3)
Jamie West-Oram (track 5)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 4)
Peter Wolf (Austrian classical/jazz composer/producer, keyboards for Zappa) (track 11)
Adam Woods (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 7)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 4)
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 4)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2014) (track 3)
publisher:
10 Music Ltd. (track 3)
Amusements Ltd. (track 3)
BMG Gold Songs (track 6)
Everpop Songs (track 10)
Fallwater Music (track 10)
Heavy Nova Music (track 2)
Island Music Ltd. (track 2)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 1)
Markmeem (track 10)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 4)
Quartet Music Inc. (track 10)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 10)
Spirit One Music (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 2)
Mercury Records (a UMG imprint, do not use it as a company) (1983) (track 6)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 4)
recorded at:
has remixes:
Hit Me With Your Best Shot (7" mix) by Pat Benatar (track 9)
mash-ups:
music videos:
remasters:
Don't You Want Me (2012 remaster) by The Human League (track 7)
sampled by:
Blazin by Nicki Minaj feat. Kanye West (track 1)
On and On by Girl Talk (track 2)
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 12)
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 12)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Addicted to Spuds (track 2)
Expected to Love (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Humppanarkkari (track 2)
later translated versions:
partial recording of:
The Look of Love (track 4)
recording of:
Addicted to Love (track 2)
In a Big Country (track 6)
Missing You (track 10)
One Thing Leads to Another (The Fixx song) (track 5)
Straight Up (track 8)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League song) (1981) (track 7)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) (1984-07-10) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 1)
Riff Off (track 9)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 1)
Philip Gould (track 9)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 4)
Mark King (track 9)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 1)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 4)
guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 1)
Boon Gould (track 9)
keyboard:
Mike Lindup (track 9)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 2)
additional mixer:
Steve Catania (track 1)
additional recording engineer:
Gary Laney (track 1)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 4)
assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 9)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 2)
Neil Finn (tracks 3, 7)
Paul Weller (track 10)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 5)
engineer:
Paul Hardiman (track 2)
Steve Levine (track 4)
Scott Litt (track 1)
David Tickle (track 3)
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 4)
Mark King (track 9)
Michael Stipe (track 1)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 2)
Neil Finn (tracks 3, 7)
Paul Weller (track 10)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 5)
mixer:
Jon Moss (track 4)
Steve Levine (track 4)
Harvey Goldberg (track 2)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 9)
producer:
Wally Badarou (track 9)
Level 42 (track 9)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (track 1)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 2)
UB40 (track 5)
Steve Levine (track 4)
Scott Litt (track 1)
David Tickle (track 3)
recording engineer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 9)
vocals:
Mike Lindup (track 9)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 2)
writer:
Wally Badarou (track 9)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 1)
George O’Dowd (track 4)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 1)
Mikey Craig (track 4)
Boon Gould (track 9)
Philip Gould (track 9)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 4)
Mark King (track 9)
Mike Lindup (track 9)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 1)
Jon Moss (track 4)
Michael Stipe (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 2)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 4)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 9)
EMI Songs (track 7)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
Music of Windswept (track 9)
Night Garden Music (track 1)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 9)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 5)
mixed at:
recorded at:
has remixes:
sampled by:
SOS by Rihanna (track 2)
Wanna Hurt Mase? (explicit) by Mase (track 4)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 149) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Red Red Wine (track 5)
Tainted Love (track 2)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 2)
Tainted Pub (track 2)
later translated versions:
Böser Sex (track 2)
Falso amor (track 2)
later versions:
Alta marea (track 7)
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 4)
recording of:
I Got You (track 3)
The One I Love (track 1)
Town Called Malice (track 10)