Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don’t You Want Me
The Human League 3:54
2 The Look of Love, Part One
ABC 3:27
3 Heart of Glass
Blondie 4:05
4 The Breaks
Kurtis Blow 4:40
5 Pull Up to the Bumper
Grace Jones 4:32
6 Relax
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3:54
7 Addicted to Love
Robert Palmer 4:18
8 Fade to Grey
Visage 3:48
9 Just Like Heaven
The Cure 3:29
10 White Wedding
Billy Idol 4.65 4:08
11 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me
Culture Club 4:20
12 Steppin’ Out
Joe Jackson 3:43
13 Give It Up
KC & The Sunshine Band 5 4:00
14 Word Up!
Cameo 4:16
15 White Lines (Don’t Don’t Do It)
Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 4:27
16 Ain’t Nothin’ Goin’ on but the Rent
Gwen Guthrie 3:23
17 Oh Yeah
Yello 3:03
18 Wishing (If I Had a Photograph of You)
A Flock of Seagulls 4:09
19 Temptation
Heaven 17 3:32
20 99 Red Balloons
Nena 3.65 3:49
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Two Tribes
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 3:22
2 Rapture
Blondie 3.5 4:57
3 Going Underground
The Jam 2:53
4 I Got You Babe
UB40 feat. Chrissie Hynde 3:05
5 Call Me
Spagna 4:04
6 Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley 3:31
7 Axel F
Harold Faltermeyer 3.5 3:00
8 Pump Up the Jam
Technotronic 3:34
9 Super Freak
Rick James 3:21
10 U Can’t Touch This
MC Hammer 4:12
11 I Don’t Believe You Want to Get Up and Dance (Oops, Up Side Your Head)
The Gap Band 3:24
12 8th Wonder
The Sugarhill Gang 3:54
13 Fresh
Kool & The Gang 3:47
14 Feels Like I’m in Love
Kelly Marie 3:15
15 A Night to Remember
Shalamar 3:32
16 Do It to the Music
Raw Silk 3:29
17 All Cried Out
Alison Moyet 5 3:36
18 Doctor! Doctor!
Thompson Twins 4:33
19 Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime
The Korgis 4:14
20 Close (To the edit)
Art of Noise 4:02
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 No Sleep Till Brooklyn
Beastie Boys 4:07
2 Paid in Full
Eric B. & Rakim 3:45
3 I Can’t Live Without My Radio
LL Cool J 5:27
4 Push It
Salt‐N‐Pepa 4 4:28
5 The Message
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five 4.5 3:11
6 Buffalo Stance
Neneh Cherry 3:58
7 Straight Up
Paula Abdul 4:07
8 Teardrops
Womack & Womack 3:48
9 Rhythm of the Night
DeBarge 3:48
10 Let’s Get Serious
Jermaine Jackson 3:27
11 Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)
Soul II Soul feat. Caron Wheeler 3:42
12 People Hold On
Coldcut feat. Lisa Stansfield 3:43
13 If Only I Could
Sydney Youngblood 3:25
14 Behind the Groove
Teena Marie 3:58
15 And the Beat Goes On
The Whispers 4:51
16 Midas Touch
Midnight Star 3:53
17 There It Is
Shalamar 4:22
18 Say I’m Your No. 1
Princess 3:36
19 Wait!
Robert Howard & Kym Mazelle 3:07
20 Roadblock
Stock, Aitken & Waterman 3:16
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Tears for Fears 4:09
2 Don’t You (Forget About Me)
Simple Minds 4:18
3 Higher Love
Steve Winwood 4:51
4 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4:44
5 Up Where We Belong
Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 3:50
6 Breakout
Swing Out Sister 3:42
7 I Won’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me
Nik Kershaw 3:13
8 Move Closer
Phyllis Nelson 4:34
9 Every Kinda People
The Mint Juleps 4:20
10 Duel
Propaganda 4:45
11 Breakaway
Tracey Ullman 3.65 2:35
12 A New England
Kirsty MacColl 4 3:48
13 Can’t Get by Without You
The Real Thing 3:18
14 Suddenly
Angry Anderson 4:06
15 Too Many Broken Hearts
Jason Donovan 3:23
16 Touch Me (I Want Your Body)
Samantha Fox 3:40
17 You’ll Never Stop Me Loving You
Sonia 3:22
18 Sign of the Times
The Belle Stars 2:48
19 I’d Rather Jack
Reynolds Girls 3:30
20 Girlie Girlie
Sophia George 3:03
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Walking on Sunshine
Katrina & The Waves 4.35 3:51
2 World Shut Your Mouth
Julian Cope 3:01
3 Sit Down
James 4:01
4 Something About You
Level 42 3:42
5 Together Forever
Rick Astley 3:22
6 Digging Your Scene
The Blow Monkeys 4:01
7 Move Over Darling
Tracey Ullman 2:34
8 House of Fun
Madness 2:48
9 Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners 3:59
10 The Swords of a Thousand Men
Tenpole Tudor 2:54
11 All Day and All of the Night
The Stranglers 5 2:29
12 This Ole House
Shakin’ Stevens 3:01
13 Rock This Town
Stray Cats 2:38
14 You’ll Always Find Me in the Kitchen at Parties
Jona Lewie 2:59
15 The Clapping Song
The Belle Stars 3:11
16 Star Trekkin’
The Firm 3:32
17 Making Your Mind Up
Bucks Fizz 2:37
18 I Second That Emotion
Japan 3:44
19 Pacific
808 State 5:50
20 Moments in Love
Art of Noise 5 4:31

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Boris Blank (track 17)
Jo Callis (track 1)
Simon Gallup (track 9)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 6)
Philip Oakey (track 1)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 6)
Porl Thompson (track 9)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 9)
Boris Williams (track 9)
Philip Adrian Wright (Human League) (track 1)
Billy Idol (track 10)
Holly Johnson (track 6)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 7)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 9)
Jörn-Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen (1982) (track 20)
lead vocals:
Billy Idol (track 10)
Nena (the person, performing solo since 1987) (track 20)
lyricist:
Philip Oakey (track 1)
Billy Idol (track 10)
Holly Johnson (track 6)
Dieter Meier (track 17)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 7)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 9)
Carlo Karges (1982) (track 20)
producer:
Keith Forsey (track 10)
Reinhold Heil (1982 – 1983) (track 20)
Manne Praeker (1982 – 1983) (track 20)
translator:
Kevin McAlea (1983) (track 20)
writer:
Larry Blackmon (track 14)
George O’Dowd (track 11)
Deborah Carter (track 13)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 13)
Mikey Craig (track 11)
Billy Currie (track 8)
Glenn Gregory (track 19)
Gwen Guthrie (track 16)
Deborah Harry (track 3)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 11)
Tomi Jenkins (track 14)
Grace Jones (track 5)
Dana Manno (track 5)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 19)
Jon Moss (track 11)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 8)
Chris Stein (track 3)
Midge Ure (track 8)
Martyn Ware (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
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 13)
CBS Schallplatten GmbH (1983) (track 20)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH (use as © & ℗ holders or as distributors only, for releases between 2005/03/09–2009/01/14) (1983) (track 20)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 3)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 3)
Datasound AG (track 17)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 13, 20)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 11)
Heavy Nova Music (track 7)
Island Music Ltd. (track 7)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 6)
TBU Music (track 17)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 7)
recorded at:
Spliff Studio in Berlin, Germany (1982 – 1983) (track 20)
DJ-mixes:
99 Red Balloons (part of “Antrologia” DJ-mix) by Nena (track 20)
99 Red Balloons (part of "Grandmaster Party 6: School Disco" DJ-mix) by Nena (track 20)
99 Red Balloons by Nena (track 20)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Give It Up (warm up) by Lulu (track 13)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Addicted to Spuds (track 7)
Christ's Wedding (track 10)
Expected to Love (track 7)
Read Acts (track 6)
White Wedding (Literal Video Version) (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 3)
Humppanarkkari (track 7)
later translated versions:
Hai ↑ (track 14)
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 3)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 11)
recording of:
Addicted to Love (track 7)
Don’t You Want Me (Human League song) (track 1)
Fade to Grey (track 8)
Give It Up (track 13)
Heart of Glass (track 3)
Just Like Heaven (track 9)
Oh Yeah (track 17)
Relax (track 6)
Temptation (track 19)
White Wedding (track 10)
Word Up! (track 14)
99 Red Balloons (1982 – 1983) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Two Tribes / Relax (track 6)
Hooked on Polkas (track 6)
translated version of:
99 Luftballons (track 20)
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 3)

CD 2

written in:
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom (1982 – 1983) (track 1)
composer:
Anne Dudley (track 20)
Harold Faltermeyer (track 7)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Trevor Horn (track 20)
J.J. Jeczalik (track 20)
Gary Langan (track 20)
Paul Morley (track 20)
Paul Weller (track 3)
Sonny Bono (track 4)
William Johnson (track 1)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
lyricist:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
Paul Weller (track 3)
Sonny Bono (track 4)
William Johnson (track 1)
Mark William O'Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 1)
producer:
Harold Faltermeyer (track 7)
writer:
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 18)
Nidra Beard (track 15)
Robert Bell (track 13)
Ronald Bell (track 13)
James Bonnefond (track 13)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 13)
Alannah Currie (track 18)
Deborah Harry (track 2)
Steve Jolley (track 17)
Ronald LaPread (track 12)
Joe Leeway (track 18)
Sandy Linzer (track 13)
Dana Meyers (track 15)
Alison Moyet (track 17)
Claydes Smith (track 13)
Chris Stein (track 2)
Tony Swain (track 17)
Charmaine Sylvers (track 15)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 13)
Curtis Williams (keyboardist/percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1980) (track 2)
Geffen Records (1984) (track 7)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1984) (track 17)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 2)
Chris Marc Music (track 4)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) (track 2)
Cotillion Music (BMI) (track 4)
Mega Music Ltd. (track 17)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 1)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 3)
Sugar Hill Music (track 12)
DJ-mixes:
mash-ups:
Axel F vs. Do You Really Like It? (Harold Faltermeyer vs. Pied Piper and the Master of Ceremonies) (part of “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 9” DJ-mix) by DJ Alex F (track 7)
sampled by:
Never Mind by 112 (track 12)
Take a Tour by Rev Run (track 2)
cover recording of:
I Got You Babe (track 4)
is based on:
Yuletown Throw Down (Rapture) (track 2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Doctor Doctor (Parody) (track 18)
London Underground (track 3)
later translated versions:
recording of:
8th Wonder (track 12)
A Night to Remember (Shalamar song) (track 15)
All Cried Out (track 17)
Axel F (Beverly Hills Cop) (track 7)
Close (to the Edit) (track 20)
Doctor! Doctor! (track 18)
Fresh (track 13)
Going Underground (track 3)
Rapture (track 2)
Two Tribes (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Two Tribes / Relax (track 1)

CD 3

composer:
Hurby Azor (track 4)
Rick Rubin (track 1)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 9)
Elliot Wolff (track 7)
Adam Horovitz (track 1)
lyricist:
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 9)
Elliot Wolff (track 7)
Adam Horovitz (track 1)
Michael Diamond (Member of Beastie Boys) (track 1)
Adam Yauch (track 1)
producer:
Sylvia Robinson (track 5)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 20)
Nidra Beard (track 17)
Neneh Cherry (track 6)
Matthew Cohn (UK DJ aka Matt Black) (track 12)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Edward Fletcher (track 5)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 5)
Nellee Hooper (track 11)
Simon Law (Soul II Soul) (track 11)
Cameron McVey (track 6)
Dana Meyers (track 17)
Jonathan More (of Coldcut) (track 12)
Jamie J. Morgan (Director, Photographer, Musician) (track 6)
Phil Ramacon (track 6)
Sylvia Robinson (track 5)
Beresford Romeo (track 11)
William Shelby (track 15)
Stephen Shockley (track 15)
Lisa Stansfield (track 12)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 20)
Charmaine Sylvers (track 17)
Leon Sylvers (track 15)
Pete Waterman (track 20)
Boaz McWade Watson (track 16)
Caron Wheeler (track 11)
publisher:
Calloco Music, Inc. (track 16)
Epic Solar Songs Inc. ( – ????) (track 16)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 5)
Midstar Music, Inc. (track 16)
Realsongs (track 9)
Songs of Lastrada (track 16)
edit of:
The Message (original version) by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five feat. Melle Mel & Duke Bootee (track 5)
sampled by:
Push It by Garbage (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Cabinet Battle #1 (Hamilton: An American Musical) (track 5)
Moments in Soul (track 11)
The Message (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
城市節拍 (track 9)
later versions:
recording of:
Back to Life (track 11)
Buffalo Stance (track 6)
Midas Touch (track 16)
People Hold On (track 12)
Push It (track 4)
Roadblock (track 20)
Straight Up (track 7)
The Message (track 5)
There It Is (track 17)

CD 4

composer:
Billy Bragg (track 12)
Claudia Brücken (track 10)
Nick Van Eede (track 4)
Susanne Freytag (track 10)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
Michael Mertens (track 10)
Ralf Dörper (track 10)
Phyllis Nelson (American singer) (track 8)
lyricist:
Billy Bragg (track 12)
Nick Van Eede (track 4)
Nik Kershaw (track 7)
Ralf Dörper (track 10)
Phyllis Nelson (American singer) (track 8)
producer:
Steve Lillywhite (track 12)
writer:
Jackie DeShannon (track 11)
Keith Forsey (track 2)
Christopher Merrick Hughes (Producer. aka Merrick) (track 1)
Roland Orzabal (track 1)
Steve Schiff (track 2)
Sharon Sheeley (track 11)
Ian Stanley (track 1)
Andy Connell (1986) (track 6)
Corinne Drewery (1986) (track 6)
Martin Jackson (1986) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Stiff Records Ltd. (1985) (track 12)
publisher:
10 Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 6)
Amusements Ltd. (track 1)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 12)
IQ Music Ltd. (track 8)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 2)
cover recording of:
A New England (track 12)
Breakaway (track 11)
is the basis for:
Jewel (track 10)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
BREAKAWAY (track 11)
Lâche-toi (French lyric version of "Breakout") (track 6)
recording of:
Breakout (track 6)
Duel (track 10)
Move Closer (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Finals (track 2)

CD 5

brass arranger:
Eamon Fitzpatrick (track 1)
arranger:
Trevor Horn (track 20)
composer:
John Danter (track 17)
Anne Dudley (track 20)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 17)
Trevor Horn (track 20)
J.J. Jeczalik (track 20)
Gary Langan (track 20)
Paul Morley (track 20)
Kimberley Rew (track 1)
Brian Setzer (track 13)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 11)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
engineer:
Scott Litt (track 1)
guest organ:
guest vocals:
Camilla Pilkington (track 20)
lyricist:
John Danter (track 17)
Andy Hill (English producer & songwriter) (track 17)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 11)
Robert Howard (pop songwriter) (track 6)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 1)
mixer:
Scott Litt (track 1)
producer:
Pat Collier (track 1)
Ted Hayton (track 11)
Trevor Horn (track 20)
Katrina and the Waves (British-American rock band) (track 1)
The Stranglers (track 11)
vocals:
Camilla Pilkington (track 20)
writer:
Kevin Adams (track 9)
Wally Badarou (track 4)
Mike Barson (track 8)
Tim Booth (track 3)
Al Cleveland (track 18)
Jim Glennie (track 3)
Larry Gott (track 3)
Boon Gould (track 4)
Philip Gould (track 4)
Stuart Hamblen (track 12)
Hal Kanner (track 7)
Mark King (track 4)
Mike Lindup (track 4)
Joe Lubin (track 7)
Terry Melcher (track 7)
Smokey Robinson (track 18)
Kevin Rowland (track 9)
Gavan Whelan (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1985) (track 1)
Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! pre-Aug 2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Inc.) (1987) (track 11)
publisher:
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 4)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 8–9)
Jay Boy (track 11)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 18)
Kyboside Music (track 1)
Megasongs (track 1)
Music of Windswept (track 4)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 4)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 4)
mixed at:
Power Station in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1984-12 – 1985-03) (track 1)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Move Over Darling (track 7)
is the basis for:
Come on England (track 9)
Moments in Soul (track 20)
STP (track 18)
later parody versions:
Rock This Tower (track 13)
later translated versions:
Vamos Eileen (track 9)
Yr Hen Dŷ (track 12)
later versions:
Min idol (track 12)
recording of:
Come On Eileen (track 9)
Digging Your Scene (track 6)
House of Fun (track 8)
Making Your Mind Up (track 17)
Moments in Love (track 20)
Rock This Town (track 13)
Sit Down (track 3)
This Ole House (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 1)
Blackboard Jumble (track 12)

Release Group

part of:The Ultimate Collection (Union Square Music, "100 Hits")