Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Kind of Magic Queen 3.8 4:17
2 Every Breath You Take The Police 3:56
3 Only You Yazoo 4.5 3:10
4 The Tide Is High Blondie 4.4 4:32
5 My Girl Madness 3.8 2:45
6 Red Red Wine UB40 3.5 3:01
7 Sledgehammer Peter Gabriel 3.5 4:54
8 Let's Dance David Bowie 4.25 4:08
9 Don't You Want Me The Human League 4.25 3:58
10 Is This Love? Alison Moyet 5 3:55
11 A Little Respect Erasure 4 3:28
12 Temptation Heaven 17 3 3:06
13 Thorn in My Side Eurythmics 3.75 4:13
14 Heaven Is a Place on Earth Belinda Carlisle 4.25 4:06
15 Nothing Gonna Stop Us Now Starship 4.35 4:28
16 I Found Someone Cher 3 3:42
17 Total Eclipse of the Heart Bonnie Tyler 4.5 4:29
18 Slave to Love Bryan Ferry 2 4:11
19 Save a Prayer Duran Duran 3:46
20 Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime The Korgis 5 4:10
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'm Your Man Wham! 4:04
2 Tell Her About It Billy Joel 4 3:46
3 Teardrops Womack & Womack 3:48
4 Working My Way Back to You / Forgive Me, Girl Detroit Spinners 3:59
5 Chain Reaction Diana Ross 4.5 3:48
6 Get Down on It Kool & The Gang 3:30
7 Geno Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:26
8 And the Beat Goes On The Whispers 3 3:23
9 Say You, Say Me Lionel Richie 4.4 4:02
10 True Spandau Ballet 3.65 5:28
11 Move Closer Phyllis Nelson 4:02
12 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me Culture Club 4.15 4:24
13 Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run) Billy Ocean 4 4:05
14 Maneater Hall & Oates 4:15
15 All Around the World Lisa Stansfield 5 4:21
16 Private Dancer Tina Turner 3:32
17 Everytime You Go Away Paul Young 4:16
18 It Started With a Kiss Hot Chocolate 3:49
19 Body Talk Imagination 3:38
20 If You Don't Know Me by Now Simply Red 4 3:26

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Clem Burke (tracks 4, 13)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Daniel Woodgate (track 5)
electronic drum set:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Nigel Harrison (track 4)
John McKenzie (track 13)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 7)
membranophone:
Manu Katché (track 7)
synthesizer:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Ian Burden (1981) (track 9)
Jo Callis (1981) (track 9)
Philip Oakey (1981) (track 9)
synthesizer [Prophet]:
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
guitar:
Chris Foreman (track 5)
Frank Infante (track 4)
David Rhodes (guitarist, singer, and songwriter) (track 7)
Chris Stein (track 4)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
harmonica and saxophone:
bass:
Mark Bedford (track 5)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (track 7)
timpani:
Chris Stein (track 4)
electric guitar:
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 4)
Patrick Seymour (British songwriter & keyboardist, Eurythmics) (track 13)
Mike Barson (track 5)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
saxophone:
Mark Rivera (track 7)
piano and synthesizer [Fairlight]:
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
drum machine:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
baritone saxophone and tenor saxophone:
trombone:
Don Mikkelsen (a trombonist player) (track 7)
additional producer:
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 3)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 4)
Tyrone Evans (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Gary Boatner (Engineer) (track 4)
Croydon (Engineer) (track 1)
Fred Defaye (track 13)
Serge Pauchard (track 13)
Doug Schwartz (track 4)
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 9)
assistant mixer:
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
David Bowie (track 8)
assistant programming:
David M. Allen (UK producer/engineer/remixer (mainly new-wave/synth-pop/goth)) (track 9)
background vocals:
P.P. Arnold (track 7)
Coral Gordon (track 7)
Dee Lewis (track 7)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Chas Smash (track 5)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Bernita Turner (track 13)
Joanne Catherall (1981) (track 9)
Susan Ann Sulley (1981) (track 9)
composer:
Jo Callis (track 9)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 3)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 9)
Mike Barson (track 5)
David Bowie (track 8)
Bryan Ferry (tracks 18, 18)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 2)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 20)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 6)
engineer:
Eric Radcliffe (track 3)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
Lenise Bent (track 4)
John Fryer (British producer and engineer) (track 3)
Emmanuel Guiot (engineer) (track 13)
Bob Kraushaar (track 11)
Bob Clearmountain (track 8)
Jon Bavin (track 13)
guest percussion:
Alex Acuña (track 4)
Ollie Brown (US drummer, session musician & record producer) (track 4)
Emil Richards (track 4)
instruments arranger:
Jimmie Haskell (track 4)
lead vocals:
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Alison Moyet (track 10)
David Bowie (track 8)
Belinda Carlisle (track 14)
Deborah Harry (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Philip Oakey (1981) (track 9)
Susan Ann Sulley (1981) (track 9)
lyricist:
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 3)
Mike Barson (track 5)
David Bowie (track 8)
Bryan Ferry (tracks 18, 18)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Philip Oakey (track 9)
Jim Steinman (track 17)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 2)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
James Warren (English singer and guitarist) (track 20)
Neil Diamond (1967) (track 6)
mastering:
Ian Cooper (UK mastering engineer) (track 13)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (tracks 8, 18)
Manu Guiot (sound engineer) (track 13)
Jon Bavin (track 13)
performer:
Rory Dodd (track 17)
producer:
B.E.F. (track 12)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Rhett Davies (track 18)
Stephen Hague (track 11)
The Human League (track 9)
Daniel Lanois (Canadian record producer, guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter) (track 7)
Rick Nowels (track 14)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Eric Radcliffe (track 3)
David Richards (Swiss-based producer and engineer) (track 1)
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 13)
UB40 (track 6)
Greg Walsh (track 12)
Yazoo (80s British synthpop duo, aka Yaz) (track 3)
David Bowie (track 8)
Bryan Ferry (track 18)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Martin Rushent (track 9)
programming:
Martin Rushent (track 9)
recording engineer:
Jon Bavin (track 13)
solo guitar:
Stevie Ray Vaughan (track 8)
vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 3)
Peter Gabriel (track 7)
Carol Kenyon (track 12)
Suggs (track 5)
Bonnie Tyler (track 17)
writer:
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 11)
Michael Bolton (track 16)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 11)
Glenn Gregory (track 12)
Albert Hammond (track 15)
John Holt (track 4)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 19)
Annie Lennox (track 13)
Mark Mangold (track 16)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 12)
Alison Moyet (track 10)
Rick Nowels (track 14)
Nick Rhodes (track 19)
Ellen Shipley (track 14)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (tracks 10, 13)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 19)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 19)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 19)
Martyn Ware (track 12)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Chrysalis Records, Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 4)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 9)
Mute Records Ltd. (not for release label use! original company behind the Mute label) (1982) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1983) (track 17)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (1986) (track 1)
RCA/Ariola Ltd. (1986) (track 13)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 4)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (track 1)
publisher:
BMG Bumblebee (track 14)
E.G. Music Inc. (tracks 18, 18)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 17)
EMI Virgin Songs, Inc. (tracks 18, 18)
Future Furniture (track 14)
GM Sumner (track 2)
Lost Boys (track 17)
RCA Music Ltd. (track 13)
RZO Music Ltd (track 8)
Bang Records (US disco) (1968) (track 6)
E.G. Records Ltd. (1985) (tracks 18, 18)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
Queen Music Ltd. (1986) (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Mountain Studios in Attalens, Fribourg, Switzerland (1985-09 – 1986-04) (track 1)
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1985-09 – 1986-04) (track 1)
earliest release:
edits:
has remixes:
Only You (1999 mix) by Yazoo (track 3)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Halcyon (live) by Orbital (track 14)
Heaven by Waxman (track 14)
The Hard One by The Beta Band (track 17)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 1) (track 9)
arrangements:
I Need Your Lovin’ (Marc et Claude version of “Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime”) (track 20)
cover recording of:
I Found Someone (track 16)
Red Red Wine (track 6)
The Tide Is High (track 4)
is the basis for:
Every Breath (track 2)
敢愛敢做 (track 15)
later parody versions:
Brown Wine (track 6)
Every Step to Take (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Humppaleski 45 (track 2)
Sua vartioin (track 2)
later translated versions:
Cuestión de magia ("A Kind of Magic") (track 1)
Eclissi del cuore (track 17)
Stinken uit de bak (track 2)
Un poco de respeto (track 11)
Zatmění (track 17)
衹有你 (track 3)
later versions:
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 4)
Totale Finsternis (track 17)
live recording of:
Slave to Love (track 18)
part of:
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
A Kind of Magic (track 1)
A Little Respect (track 11)
Let’s Dance (track 8)
My Girl (track 5)
Only You (track 3)
Save a Prayer (Duran Duran) (track 19)
Slave to Love (track 18)
Sledgehammer (track 7)
Temptation (track 12)
Thorn in My Side (track 13)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League song) (1981) (track 9)
Is This Love? (Song by Alison Moyet) (1986) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 7)
Polkas on 45 (track 2)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Doug Stegmeyer (bass player, aka Slug Douglas) (track 2)
drums (drum set):
Liberty DeVitto (US drummer) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Mikey Craig (track 12)
membranophone and percussion:
Jon Moss (track 12)
electric guitar:
Russell Javors (track 2)
additional producer:
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 20)
additional vocals:
Helen Terry (track 12)
arranger:
George Michael (track 1)
composer:
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Maurice Gibb (track 5)
Robin Gibb (track 5)
Errol Brown (track 18)
Daryl Hall (tracks 14, 17)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
George Michael (track 1)
Phyllis Nelson (American singer) (track 11)
John Oates (track 14)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
engineer:
Steve Levine (track 12)
Karl Richardson (track 5)
Barry Hammond (track 7)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (track 2)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 5)
guest trumpet:
John Gatchell (track 2)
Joe Shepley (track 2)
guest piano [acoustic piano]:
Richard Tee (track 2)
guest baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (track 2)
guest tenor saxophone:
Michael Brecker (track 2)
lead vocals:
George O’Dowd (track 12)
Billy Joel (track 2)
lyricist:
Sara Allen (track 14)
Errol Brown (track 18)
Daryl Hall (tracks 14, 17)
Billy Joel (track 2)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Mark Knopfler (track 16)
George Michael (track 1)
Phyllis Nelson (American singer) (track 11)
John Oates (track 14)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
mixer:
Steve Levine (track 12)
Jon Moss (track 12)
Jim Boyer (producer/engineer) (track 2)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 5)
performer:
Simply Red (track 20)
Spandau Ballet (track 10)
producer:
Ian Devaney (track 15)
Albhy Galuten (track 5)
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Steve Jolley (track 10)
Steve Levine (track 12)
Stewart Levine (track 20)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 15)
Phil Ramone (track 2)
Karl Richardson (track 5)
Spandau Ballet (track 10)
Tony Swain (track 10)
Pete Wingfield (keyboardist) (track 7)
George Michael (track 1)
vocals:
Lisa Stansfield (track 15)
writer:
Al Archer (track 7)
Ronald Bell (track 6)
George O’Dowd (track 12)
Mikey Craig (track 12)
Ian Devaney (track 15)
Keith Diamond (track 13)
Kenneth Gamble (track 20)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 12)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 20)
Ashley Ingram (track 19)
Leee John (track 19)
Steve Jolley (track 19)
Kool & The Gang (track 6)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 15)
Jon Moss (track 12)
Billy Ocean (track 13)
Kevin Rowland (track 7)
William Shelby (track 8)
Stephen Shockley (track 8)
Lisa Stansfield (track 15)
Tony Swain (track 19)
Leon Sylvers (track 8)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 6)
Cecil Womack (track 3)
Linda Womack (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
R&B Division Ltd (1981) (track 19)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 12)
Universal Motown Records (2003) (track 9)
Motown Records (2015) (track 9)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 5, 15, 18)
Block & Gilbert (track 15)
Brockman Music (track 9)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 12)
Hot Cha Music Co. (track 17)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 11)
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”) (track 19)
Universal Music Publishing France (not for release label use!) (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 19)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 17, 20)
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 17)
edits:
Tell Her About It (single edit) by Billy Joel (track 2)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Wanna Hurt Mase? (explicit) by Mase (track 12)
cover recording of:
Say You, Say Me (track 9)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Anteater (track 14)
Spameater (track 14)
later translated versions:
El eco de tu voz (track 15)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 12)
recording of:
Body Talk (track 19)
Caribbean Queen (track 13)
Chain Reaction (track 5)
Geno (track 7)
Get Down on It (track 6)
I'm Your Man (track 1)
Maneater (track 14)
Move Closer (track 11)
Private Dancer (track 16)
Teardrops (track 3)
Tell Her About It (track 2)
True (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 9)
Summer Fun Mega Mix (tracks 1, 1)

Release

ASIN:UK: B00006RSNS [info]