Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Two Tribes
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3:59
2 Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper 4.15 3:49
3 If I Was
Midge Ure 5:19
4 Shout!
Tears for Fears 5:53
5 Walls Come Tumbling Down
The Style Council 3:27
6 What Is Love?
Howard Jones 5 3:43
7 Would I Lie to You?
Eurythmics 4:26
8 Election Day
Arcadia 4:29
9 Voices Carry
’Til Tuesday 5 4:27
10 Break My Stride
Matthew Wilder 3 3:05
11 All You Zombies
The Hooters 6:00
12 We Belong
Pat Benatar 3:40
13 Sunglasses at Night
Corey Hart 3:57
14 Life in a Northern Town
The Dream Academy 4:18
15 Drive
The Cars 3:57
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Road to Nowhere
Talking Heads 4:05
2 Running Up That Hill
Kate Bush 4:53
3 Wild Boys
Duran Duran 4:17
4 Smalltown Boy
Bronski Beat 3.65 4:59
5 Heaven (Must Be There)
Eurogliders 3:40
6 Doctor Doctor
Thompson Twins 4:35
7 99 Luftballoons
Nena 3:54
8 Hyperactive
Thomas Dolby 3:42
9 The Politics of Dancing
Re-Flex 3:47
10 Some Like It Hot
The Power Station 3:47
11 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina and the Waves 3:56
12 The Riddle
Nik Kershaw 3:52
13 19
Paul Hardcastle 3:41
14 Johnny Come Home
Fine Young Cannibals 3:33
15 The Whole of the Moon
The Waterboys 5:02

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
A. Mann (track 9)
drums:
M. Hausman (track 9)
synthesizer:
J. Pesce (track 9)
percussion:
M. Hausman (track 9)
piano:
J. Pesce (track 9)
guitars:
R. Holmes (guitarist, member of 'Til Tuesday) (track 9)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 2)
Rod O'Brien (track 2)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 2)
Mike Krowiak (track 9)
Jeff Lippay (track 9)
assistant mixer:
Moira Marquis (track 9)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 2)
composer:
Gilbert Gabriel (track 14)
Corey Hart (track 13)
M. Hausman (track 9)
R. Holmes (guitarist, member of 'Til Tuesday) (track 9)
Nick Laird-Clowes (track 14)
Annie Lennox (track 7)
A. Mann (track 9)
Ric Ocasek (track 15)
J. Pesce (track 9)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Robert Hazard (track 2)
William Johnson (track 1)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 6)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
engineer:
Domenic Maita (track 9)
William Wittman (track 2)
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 2)
lyricist:
Corey Hart (track 13)
Annie Lennox (track 7)
A. Mann (track 9)
Ric Ocasek (track 15)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 7)
Paul Weller (track 5)
William Bryant (track 6)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Robert Hazard (track 2)
William Johnson (track 1)
Howard Jones (English singer, songwriter) (track 6)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 9)
Harvey Goldberg (track 9)
producer:
Rick Chertoff (track 2)
Rupert Hine (track 6)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 9)
vocals:
R. Holmes (guitarist, member of 'Til Tuesday) (track 9)
A. Mann (track 9)
J. Pesce (track 9)
writer:
Eric Bazilian (track 11)
Rob Hyman (track 11)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 8)
Eric Lowen (track 12)
Daniel Mitchell (Member of Messengers & Modern Man) (track 3)
Dan Navarro (track 12)
Roland Orzabal (track 4)
Greg Prestopino (track 10)
Nick Rhodes (track 8)
Ian Stanley (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 3)
Matthew Wilder (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1985) (track 9)
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 9)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1989 –) (track 2)
publisher:
Lido Music, Inc. (track 15)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 1)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 2)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 2)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Xtra Fun by Cyndi Lauper (track 2)
sampled by:
Ffun Haave To by Girl Talk (track 2)
Word Iz Bond by 702 (track 10)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Chemtrails at Night (track 13)
later translated versions:
Nicht nach Haus (track 15)
No Te Preocupes (track 10)
later versions:
recording of:
All You Zombies (track 11)
Break My Stride (track 10)
Drive (track 15)
Election Day (track 8)
If I Was (track 3)
Shout (track 4)
Sunglasses at Night (track 13)
Two Tribes (track 1)
Voices Carry (track 9)
We Belong (track 12)
What Is Love? (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 4)

CD 2

composer:
Steve Bronski (track 4)
Kate Bush (track 2)
David Byrne (track 1)
Thomas Dolby (track 8)
Paul Hardcastle (track 13)
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
Kimberley Rew (track 11)
Larry Steinbachek (track 4)
Paul Fishman (track 9)
Bernie Lynch (track 5)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 10)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 15)
Jimmy Somerville (track 4)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 10)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 10)
lyricist:
Steve Bronski (track 4)
Kate Bush (track 2)
David Byrne (track 1)
Thomas Dolby (track 8)
Paul Hardcastle (track 13)
Nik Kershaw (track 12)
Larry Steinbachek (track 4)
William Coutourie (track 13)
Paul Fishman (track 9)
Carlo Karges (track 7)
Bernie Lynch (track 5)
Jonas McCord (track 13)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 10)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 15)
Jimmy Somerville (track 4)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 10)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 10)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 11)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 4)
producer:
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 4)
recorded by:
Pete Griffiths (UK studio technician, programmer & producer) (track 4)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 6)
Alannah Currie (track 6)
Roland Gift (track 14)
Simon John Charles Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 3)
Joe Leeway (track 6)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 14)
Roger Andrew Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 3)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 3)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 3)
publisher:
Exitglen Ltd. (track 3)
Hintcrest Ltd. (track 3)
Kyboside Music (track 11)
Megasongs (track 11)
Noticevale Ltd. (track 3)
sampled by:
is the basis for:
Tell Me Why (track 4)
later parody versions:
99 Death Eaters (track 7)
99 Luftballons (track 7)
Doctor Doctor (Parody) (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
Humppa-arvoitus (track 12)
later translated versions:
99 Red Balloons (track 7)
recording of:
19 (track 13)
99 Luftballons (track 7)
Doctor! Doctor! (track 6)
Hyperactive! (track 8)
Johnny Come Home (track 14)
Road to Nowhere (track 1)
Smalltown Boy (track 4)
Some Like It Hot (track 10)
The Riddle (track 12)
The Wild Boys (track 3)
Walking on Sunshine (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 11)
Hooked on Polkas (track 7)

Release Group

part of: Edge of the 80s (Time-Life Music) (number: 2)