Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Want to Break Free Queen 4.3 3:17
2 Life Is a Rollercoaster Ronan Keating 2.5 3:54
3 Manic Monday Bangles 4.15 3:04
4 Respect Aretha Franklin 4 2:22
5 I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor 3.85 3:15
6 Build Me Up Buttercup The Foundations 2:53
7 Daydream Believer The Monkees 5 2:55
8 Pretty Woman Roy Orbison 4.2 2:58
9 Help Me Rhonda The Beach Boys 4 2:45
10 You Sexy Thing Hot Chocolate 4 4:01
11 I Got You Babe UB40 feat. Chrissie Hynde 3 3:09
12 Baby, I Love Your Way Big Mountain 4:23
13 It Must Be Love Madness 4.5 3:17
14 Gold Spandau Ballet 4 3:51
15 (I Just) Died in Your Arms Cutting Crew 3.8 4:32
16 Over My Shoulder Mike + the Mechanics 2 3:35
17 American Pie Don McLean 5 4:07
18 Sitting Down Here Lene Marlin 3 3:53
19 Sunday Girl Blondie 4.4 3:09
20 Live It Up Mental as Anything 3.5 3:48
21 Wired for Sound Cliff Richard 5 3:38
22 Silly Love Songs Wings 3.75 5:56
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Spinning Around Kylie Minogue 2 3:28
2 Fame Irene Cara 3 5:15
3 Chain Reaction Diana Ross 4.5 3:47
4 It's Raining Men The Weather Girls 3.2 3:31
5 Girls Just Want to Have Fun Cyndi Lauper 4.25 3:51
6 Easy Lover Phil Collins & Philip Bailey 4:44
7 Simply the Best Tina Turner 4:10
8 Footloose Kenny Loggins 4.5 3:46
9 I Think We're Alone Now Tiffany 4.25 3:45
10 Give It Up KC and the Sunshine Band 4.35 4:02
11 Moving on Up M People 4:24
12 Love's Unkind Donna Summer 4:27
13 Take a Chance on Me Erasure 4 3:39
14 Groovejet (If This Ain't Love) Spiller feat. Sophie Ellis‐Bextor 2 3:47
15 Superstar Jamelia 3.5 3:35
16 Super Duper Love Joss Stone 2 3:50
17 Mr. Big Stuff Jean Knight 5 2:45
18 All Rise Blue 2 3:43
19 Can't Fight the Moonlight LeAnn Rimes 2.6 3:34
20 The Closest Thing to Crazy Katie Melua 3.5 4:15

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
John Goux (track 12)
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 17)
acoustic guitar [acoustic rhythm guitar]:
John Deacon (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
violin:
Nathan Kaproff (track 7)
George Kast (track 7)
Alex Murray (violinist) (track 7)
Erno Neufeld (track 7)
Hammond organ [Hammond B3 organ]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
drums (drum set):
Clem Burke (track 19)
Eddie Hoh (track 7)
Buddy Harman (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Hal Blaine (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Roger Hawkins (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Nigel Harrison (track 19)
Abraham Laboriel (track 12)
Carol Kaye (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Tommy Cogbill (1967-02-14) (track 4)
John Deacon (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (track 7)
Jerry Hey (track 12)
Al Porcino (track 7)
Manuel Stevens (track 7)
cornet:
Melvin Lastie (1967-02-14) (track 4)
strings arranger:
Tony Dorsey (track 22)
membranophone:
John “JR” Robinson (session drummer) (track 12)
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 17)
John Keeble (1982) (track 14)
synthesizer:
John Deacon (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
flute and tenor saxophone:
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 12)
organ:
Spooner Oldham (1967-02-14) (track 4)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 19)
Michael Nesmith (track 7)
Chris Stein (track 19)
Jerry Kennedy (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Wayne Moss (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Jimmy Johnson (guitar, producer, Muscle Shoals rhythm section) (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 14)
guitar ["Duane Eddy" guitar]:
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 12)
guitar [skank guitar]:
harmonica:
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (1964-08-01) (track 8)
bass:
Chip Douglas (track 7)
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 17)
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 14)
banjo:
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 17)
electric piano:
Ray Colcord (1971-05-26) (track 17)
vibraphone:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 17)
double bass [upright bass]:
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1964-08-01) (track 8)
electric guitar:
David Spinozza (1971-05-26) (track 17)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
percussion:
Steve Forman (US percussionist) (track 12)
William E. Martin (track 7)
Paul Garrison (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Roy Markowitz (1971-05-26) (track 17)
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 14)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 19)
Aaron Zigman (track 12)
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 14)
alto saxophone:
Warren Hill (track 12)
saxophone:
Boots Randolph (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 14)
piano:
Peter Tork (track 7)
Floyd Cramer (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1971-05-26) (track 17)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
marimba:
Mike Mainieri (1971-05-26) (track 17)
baritone saxophone:
Willie Bridges (1967-02-14) (track 4)
12 string guitar [12 string guitar Epiphone]:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 8)
bass trombone:
Richard Leith (trombonist) (track 7)
Phil Teele (track 7)
horn:
Howie Casey (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Tony Dorsey (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Steve Howard (trumpeter) (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Thaddeus Richard (1976-01-16) (track 22)
horn and strings arranger:
Shorty Rogers (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Charles Chalmers (1967-02-14) (track 4)
King Curtis (saxophonist) (1967-02-14) (track 4)
trombone:
Richard Noel (trombonist) (track 7)
Bill Reichenbach, Jr. (jazz trombonist) (track 12)
additional lyricist:
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 9)
additional programming:
Erik Hansen (track 12)
additional recording engineer:
Mike Beiriger (track 1)
arranger:
Jørn Dahl (track 18)
Arif Mardin (track 4)
Tom Dowd (track 4)
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 12)
Aaron Zigman (track 12)
assistant engineer:
Peter Coleman (British Engineer & Producer) (track 19)
Grey Russell (track 19)
assistant mixer:
Dave Betancourt (engineer) (track 12)
Mark Vigars (engineer) (track 22)
assistant producer:
Peter Coleman (British Engineer & Producer) (track 19)
assistant recording engineer:
Eddie DeLena (track 1)
Stephan Wissnet (track 1)
Mark Vigars (engineer) (1976-01-16) (track 22)
associate producer:
Freddie Perren (track 5)
background vocals:
Micky Dolenz (track 7)
James McWhinney (track 12)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Carolyn Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Erma Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Freddie Mercury (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Quino (of Big Mountain) (track 12)
choir vocals:
West 44th Street Rhythm and Noise Choir (1971-05-26) (track 17)
composer:
Gregg Alexander (track 2)
Rick Nowels (track 2)
Sonny Bono (tracks 11, 11)
John Deacon (track 1)
William Dees (track 8)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Peter Frampton (track 12)
Gary Kemp (track 14)
Lene Marlin (track 18)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 22)
Don McLean (track 17)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
Otis Redding (tracks 4, 4)
B. A. Robertson (track 21)
Labi Siffre (track 13)
Greedy Smith (Australian musician and songwriter with Mental As Anything) (track 20)
Chris Stein (track 19)
John Stewart (singer-songwriter (Kingston Trio)) (track 7)
Alan Tarney (track 21)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
conductor:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 22)
Tom Dowd (1967-02-14) (track 4)
engineer:
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 15)
Peter Coleman (British Engineer & Producer) (track 19)
Chuck Britz (track 9)
Tom Flye (track 17)
Thom Panunzio (track 20)
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
executive producer:
Jeff Aldrich (track 12)
guest synthesizer:
Fred Mandel (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
guest solo synthesizer:
Fred Mandel (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
guest vocals:
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 19)
Susanna Hoffs (track 3)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (track 7)
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Al Jardine (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 14)
Freddie Mercury (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
lyricist:
Sonny Bono (tracks 11, 11)
John Deacon (track 1)
William Dees (track 8)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Peter Frampton (track 12)
Gary Kemp (track 14)
Lene Marlin (track 18)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 22)
Don McLean (track 17)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
Otis Redding (tracks 4, 4)
B. A. Robertson (track 21)
Labi Siffre (track 13)
Greedy Smith (Australian musician and songwriter with Mental As Anything) (track 20)
Chris Stein (track 19)
John Stewart (singer-songwriter (Kingston Trio)) (track 7)
Alan Tarney (track 21)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
mixer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Pete Henderson (Engineer) ( – ????) (track 22)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 3)
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 12)
Shelly Yakus (track 15)
performer:
UB40 (track 11)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 11)
Joe English (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Denny Laine (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Linda McCartney (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Jimmy McCulloch (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 14)
producer:
Terry Brown (Producer) (track 15)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Cutting Crew (track 15)
Chip Douglas (track 7)
Dino Fekaris (track 5)
Fred Foster (track 8)
Richard Gottehrer (American songwriter and music executive) (track 20)
John Jansen (track 15)
Steve Jolley (track 14)
David Kahne (track 3)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 10)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Spandau Ballet (track 14)
Tony Swain (track 14)
UB40 (track 11)
Jerry Wexler (track 4)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 22)
Alan Tarney (track 21)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 12)
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
programming:
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
Aaron Zigman (track 12)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 4)
Ron Fair (veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter) (track 12)
Mack (German producer Reinhold Mack) (track 1)
Pete Henderson (Engineer) (1976-01-16) (track 22)
vocals:
Lene Marlin (track 18)
Cliff Richard (British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist) (track 21)
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 4)
Don McLean (1971-05-26) (track 17)
Bob Rothstein (1971-05-26) (track 17)
writer:
Errol Brown (track 10)
Paul Carrack (track 16)
Dino Fekaris (track 5)
Tony Macaulay (track 6)
Linda McCartney (track 22)
Freddie Perren (track 5)
Mike Rutherford (track 16)
Tony Wilson (bassist/songwriter, member of Hot Chocolate) (track 10)
Mike d’Abo (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (track 19)
Monument Record Corp. (not for release label use!) (1964) (track 8)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1975) (track 10)
PolyGram Records, Inc. (not for release label use! US division of PolyGram) (1978 –) (track 5)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (1984) (track 1)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 4)
Virgin Records Norway (1999) (track 18)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 19)
Queen Productions Ltd. (company and copyright holder, do not use as an imprint or release label) (2011) (track 1)
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (2014) (track 22)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (2014) (track 22)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 19)
Benny Bird Co. Inc. (track 17)
Chris Marc Music (tracks 11, 11)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 13)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) ( – ????) (track 19)
Cotillion Music (BMI) (tracks 11, 11)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 9)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 17)
MCA Publishing Ltd. (track 17)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 22)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (temporary comment for merge; renamed Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. circa 1998) (track 5)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 7)
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”) (track 17)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 5)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (Hong Kong/China subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 17)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 5)
Universal Records (1996–2005 American pop label – “RECORDS” must be a part of the logo!) (track 17)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 8)
Yamaha Music EH(CM) (track 12)
mixed at:
Forum Studio (Recording and mixing studio, located in Covington, Kentucky, USA) in Covington, Kentucky, United States (track 19)
produced at:
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
The Record Plant (aka “Record Plant” Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
recorded at:
Disclab Oslo in Oslo, Norway (track 18)
Universal Recording Studios (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-02-14) (track 4)
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1978-06 – 1978-07) (track 19)
Musicland Studios in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
The Record Plant (aka “Record Plant” Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 10)
edits:
has remixes:
Daydream Believer (Listen to the Band remix) by The Monkees (track 7)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Daydream by KatazTrophee (track 7)
Relax (Take It Easy) by MIKA (track 15)
Relax, take it easy by MIKA (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 5) (track 4)
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 39) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 222) (track 8)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 489) (track 5)
cover recording of:
I Got You Babe (track 11)
It Must Be Love (track 13)
Respect (1967-02-14) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Fytti katta (track 8)
Supreme (track 5)
later parody versions:
Haggai Led the Way (track 12)
Help Me, Rhoda (track 9)
Neun Live (track 5)
Parable Guy (track 17)
The Saga Begins (Parody) (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Hjelp meg Ragna (track 9)
later translated versions:
't Is voorbij (track 5)
Bambaşka Biri (Turkish version) (track 5)
Errespetua (tracks 4, 4)
Ich hab Dich, Freund (tracks 11, 11)
Je t’aime trop, toi (I Got You Babe) (tracks 11, 11)
Oon voimissain (track 5)
Pretty Woman (track 8)
Scharfes Ding (track 10)
Schönes Madl (track 8)
Yo quiero salir ("I Want to Break Free") (track 1)
later versions:
Feu de paille (track 17)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
I Got You Babe (track 11)
I Will Survive (track 5)
Live It Up (track 20)
Manic Monday (track 3)
Over My Shoulder (track 16)
Respect (track 4)
Sitting Down Here (track 18)
Sunday Girl (track 19)
Wired for Sound (track 21)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (1964-08-01) (track 8)
Help Me, Rhonda (1965-02-24) (track 9)
Daydream Believer (1967-06-14 – 1967-08-09) (track 7)
American Pie (1971-05-26) (track 17)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 10)
Silly Love Songs (1976-01-16) (track 22)
Gold (1982) (track 14)
I Want to Break Free (1983-08 – 1984-01) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Beach Boys Medley (track 9)
Blackboard Jumble (track 21)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 22)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Tris Imboden (track 8)
electronic drum set:
Anton Fig (track 5)
bass guitar:
Nathan East (track 8)
synthesizer:
John Duarte (track 9)
synthesizer [synthesizers]:
Rob Hyman (track 5)
guitar:
Buzz Feiten (track 8)
Chuck Yamek (track 9)
bass:
Eric Bazilian (track 5)
electric guitar:
Rick DiFonzo (track 5)
percussion:
Paulinho da Costa (track 8)
keyboard:
Neil Larsen (track 8)
Steve Wood (US soundtrack composer, member of Honk) (track 8)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Rob Hyman (track 5)
drum machine [drum] programming:
John Duarte (track 9)
drum machine [percussion]:
Michael Boddicker (track 8)
bass synthesizer:
Michael Boddicker (track 8)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 5)
Rod O'Brien (track 5)
additional other vocals [rap]:
MC Kinky (track 13)
additional recording engineer:
John Kerns (US engineer) (track 9)
arranger:
Mike Batt (track 20)
John Duarte (track 9)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 5)
assistant mixer:
Ben Darlow (track 13)
assistant recording engineer:
Dave Eringa (track 13)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 5)
background vocals:
Krystal Davis (track 5)
Marilyn Dorman (track 8)
Ellie Greenwich (track 5)
Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
Sharon Scott (UK acid jazz singer) (track 14)
Jules Shear (track 5)
Maretha Stewart (track 5)
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star, "I Think We’re Alone Now") (track 9)
Richey Washington (track 8)
Diane Wilson (vocals) (track 5)
Steve Wood (US soundtrack composer, member of Honk) (track 8)
co-producer:
Boris Dlugosch (track 14)
Cristiano Spiller (Italian DJ) (track 14)
composer:
Rob Davis (Songwriter/producer was in Mud) (track 14)
Barry Gibb (track 3)
Maurice Gibb (track 3)
Robin Gibb (track 3)
Michael Gore (track 2)
Kenny Loggins (track 8)
Cristiano Spiller (Italian DJ) (track 14)
Mike Batt (track 20)
Ritchie Cordell (track 9)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 19)
engineer:
David Bascombe (track 13)
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 9)
Karl Richardson (track 3)
William Wittman (track 5)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 3)
guest lead vocals:
guest vocals:
lead vocals:
Kenny Loggins (track 8)
Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
Katie Melua (track 20)
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star, "I Think We’re Alone Now") (track 9)
lyricist:
Mike Batt (track 20)
Ritchie Cordell (track 9)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Dean Pitchford (tracks 2, 8)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 19)
mixer:
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 3)
Randy Tominaga (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Spiller (Italian DJ) (2000 –) (track 14)
Cristiano Spiller (Italian DJ) (2000) (track 14)
producer:
David Bascombe (track 13)
Pete Bellotte (track 12)
Joe Belmaati (track 15)
Rick Chertoff (track 5)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Lee DeCarlo (track 8)
Albhy Galuten (track 3)
Barry Gibb (track 3)
Mich Hansen (Cutfather) (track 15)
Trevor Horn (track 19)
Kenny Loggins (track 8)
Giorgio Moroder (track 12)
Karl Richardson (track 3)
Stargate (Norwegian production/songwriting duo) (track 18)
George E. Tobin (track 9)
Mike Batt (track 20)
programming:
Joe Belmaati (track 15)
remixer:
7th District Inc. (track 1)
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 9)
George E. Tobin (track 9)
vocals:
Irene Cara (track 2)
writer:
Paula Abdul (American singer) (track 1)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 13)
Philip Bailey (track 6)
Pete Bellotte (track 12)
Joe Belmaati (track 15)
Osborne Bingham (track 1)
Joseph Broussard (track 17)
Deborah Carter (track 10)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 10)
Michael Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 7)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Kara DioGuardi (track 1)
Nathan East (track 6)
Mich Hansen (Cutfather) (track 15)
Paul Heard (track 11)
Tor Erik Hermansen (track 18)
Paul Jabara (track 4)
Holly Knight (track 7)
Giorgio Moroder (track 12)
Mike Pickering (of M People and Quando Quango) (track 11)
Remee (Danish producer, composer and songwriter) (track 15)
Hallgeir Rustan (norwegian producer) (track 18)
Ira Schickman (track 1)
Paul Shaffer (pianist, bandleader, Dave Letterman's sidekick) (track 4)
Daniel Stephens (songwriter) (track 18)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 12)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 13)
Carrol Washington (track 17)
Simon Webbe (track 18)
Ralph Williams (US soul composer) (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Casablanca Record & FilmWorks, Inc. (not for release label use, for copyrights use only) (1977) (track 12)
WEA Filipacchi Music (not for release label use! copyrights/distribution only, FR division of WEA International Inc. in the 1970s) (1977) (track 12)
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (pre‐MGM/UA Entertainment Co. era, 1924–1981) (1980) (track 2)
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) (tracks 4, 10)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1983) (track 5)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1984) (track 8)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1984) (track 8)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1987) (track 9)
Dramatico Entertainment Ltd. (not release label) (2003) (track 20)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 8, 11)
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 13)
Caraljo Music Inc. (track 17)
Concord Music GmbH (track 6)
Concord Sounds (track 6)