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Label: Virgin/EMI/Polygram

Label: Virgin/EMI/Polygram

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 If You Don’t Know Me by Now Simply Red 4 3:25
2 All Around the World Lisa Stansfield 4.5 4:27
3 She Drives Me Crazy Fine Young Cannibals 4 3:32
4 The Best Tina Turner 3.7 4:09
5 Loco in Acapulco Four Tops 4:30
6 This Time I Know It’s for Real Donna Summer 3:35
7 Sweet Surrender Wet Wet Wet 4:22
8 Stop Sam Brown 3:59
9 Miss You Like Crazy Natalie Cole 4 3:51
10 Don’t Know Much Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville 3 3:31
11 Back to Life (However Do You Want Me) Soul II Soul 4 3:44
12 I’m Every Woman Chaka Khan 5 3:32
13 Ride on Time Black Box 5 4:29
14 Pump Up the Jam Technotronic feat. Felly 4 3:34
15 My Prerogative Bobby Brown 3:27
16 Buffalo Stance Neneh Cherry 4:05
17 Good Life Inner City 3:59
18 Straight Up Paula Abdul 3:49
19 Waiting for a Star to Fall Boy Meets Girl 3.35 4:28
20 If Only I Could Sydney Youngblood 3:29
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Another Day in Paradise Phil Collins 4:49
2 Eternal Flame Bangles 3.85 3:55
3 The Living Years Mike + the Mechanics 5:12
4 Sowing the Seeds of Love Tears for Fears 5:06
5 Getting Away With It Electronic 4:15
6 Song for Whoever The Beautiful South 3 4:02
7 I Don’t Want a Lover Texas 4:05
8 You Got It Roy Orbison 4.65 3:30
9 The Road to Hell, Part 2 Chris Rea 4:20
10 Right Here Waiting Richard Marx 4 4:05
11 Need You Tonight INXS 4.3 3:00
12 Leave a Light On Belinda Carlisle 4:00
13 I Want That Man Deborah Harry 3:23
14 Baby I Don’t Care Transvision Vamp 3:41
15 The Look Roxette 3.75 3:50
16 You’re History Shakespears Sister 4:06
17 Stop! Erasure 5 2:47
18 Hand on Your Heart Kylie Minogue 3:39
19 Too Many Broken Hearts Jason Donovan 3:11
20 Especially for You Kylie Minogue & Jason Donovan 3:34

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Denny Fongheiser (track 19)
Michael Jochum (track 19)
bass guitar:
George Merrill (track 19)
bass guitar [bass]:
Leland Sklar (track 10)
synthesizer:
George Merrill (track 19)
synthesizer [Crowning touch]:
Joe Mardin (track 19)
guitar:
John Goux (track 19)
bass, drum machine and keyboard:
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Andy Snitzer (track 19)
piano:
George Merrill (track 19)
drum machine programming:
George Merrill (track 19)
drum machine, guitar and tambourine:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 3)
additional producer:
Mick Hucknall (lead singer of Simply Red) (track 1)
additional vocals:
Susan Boyd (track 19)
arranger:
Ian Devaney (track 2)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 2)
assistant mixer:
Jim Dineen (track 19)
co-producer:
Steve Tyrell (American producer and vocalist) (track 10)
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 3)
composer:
Thomas de Quincey (Belgian producer Jo Bogaert [Technotronic]) (track 14)
Daniele Davoli (track 13)
Dan Hartman (track 13)
Mirko Limoni (track 13)
Valerio Semplici (Black Box) (track 13)
Elliot Wolff (track 18)
engineer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 3)
Chris Lord‐Alge (track 4)
guest lead vocals:
Caron Wheeler (track 11)
guest vocals:
Caron Wheeler (track 11)
Aaron Neville (track 10)
lyricist:
Daniele Davoli (track 13)
Dan Hartman (track 13)
Mirko Limoni (track 13)
Valerio Semplici (Black Box) (track 13)
Elliot Wolff (track 18)
Manuela Kamosi (Belgian-Congolese singer Manuela Kamosi) (track 14)
mixer:
Ian Devaney (track 2)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 2)
Ben Grosse (American producer and engineer) (track 17)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 19)
George Massenburg (track 10)
performer:
Felly (Felly Kilingi, “frontwoman” for Technotronic in the early ’90s) (track 14)
Simply Red (track 1)
Caron Wheeler (track 11)
Aaron Neville (track 10)
Linda Ronstadt (track 10)
producer:
Peter Asher (track 10)
Keith Cohen (track 18)
Ian Devaney (track 2)
Nellee Hooper (track 11)
Stewart Levine (track 1)
Arif Mardin (track 19)
Michael Masser (track 9)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 2)
Kevin Saunderson (track 17)
Tina Turner (track 4)
Dan Hartman (track 4)
Elliot Wolff (track 18)
recording engineer:
George Massenburg (track 10)
vocals:
Roland Gift (track 3)
George Merrill (track 19)
Shannon Rubicam (track 19)
Lisa Stansfield (track 2)
Linda Ronstadt (track 10)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 6)
Nickolas Ashford (track 12)
Bruce Brody (track 8)
Bobby Brown (R&B singer, New Edition member) (track 15)
Sam Brown (UK singer/songwriter) (track 8)
Michael Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 4)
Neneh Cherry (track 16)
Graeme Clark (founder member of Wet Wet Wet) (track 7)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 5)
Tom Cunningham (Scottish musician, drummer for Wet Wet Wet) (track 7)
Ian Devaney (track 2)
Lamont Dozier (track 5)
Kenneth Gamble (track 1)
Roland Gift (track 3)
Preston Glass (track 9)
Gerry Goffin (track 9)
Paris Grey (track 17)
Gene Griffin (track 15)
Ralf Hamm (track 20)
Roy Holmon (track 17)
Nellee Hooper (track 11)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 1)
Holly Knight (track 4)
Simon Law (Soul II Soul) (track 11)
Barry Mann (track 10)
Michael Masser (track 9)
Cameron McVey (track 16)
George Merrill (track 19)
Neil Mitchell (track 7)
Jamie J. Morgan (Director, Photographer, Musician) (track 16)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 2)
Marti Pellow (track 7)
Phil Ramacon (track 16)
Teddy Riley (US R&B singer & producer) (track 15)
Beresford Romeo (track 11)
Shannon Rubicam (track 19)
Ann Saunderson (track 17)
Kevin Saunderson (track 17)
Valerie Simpson (track 12)
Tom Snow (US keyboardist/songwriter) (track 10)
Markus Staab (track 20)
Lisa Stansfield (track 2)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 3)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 6)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 6)
Gregg Sutton (track 8)
Pete Waterman (track 6)
Cynthia Weil (track 10)
Caron Wheeler (track 11)
Sydney Youngblood (track 20)
Claus Zundel (track 20)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1988) (track 19)
London Music Stream Ltd. (1988) (track 3)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1989) (track 4)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1989) (track 10)
publisher:
ATV Music (track 10)
Block & Gilbert (track 2)
Brain Tree Music (track 10)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 7)
Drive On Music (track 17)
MCA Music Ltd. (track 10)
Snow Music (track 10)
Virgin Songs (track 17)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 1)
Zomba Music Publishers Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 4)
Boy Meets Girl Music (1987 –) (track 19)
Irving Music (BMI) (1987 –) (track 19)
mixed at:
earliest release:
My Prerogative by Bobby Brown (track 15)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
cover recording of:
Don’t Know Much (track 10)
The Best (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Moments in Soul (track 11)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Mon prof de gym (track 14)
Pump ab das Bier (track 14)
Pump die Marmelade (track 14)
later translated versions:
Dur! (track 8)
El eco de tu voz (track 2)
Ets la millor (track 4)
recording of:
Back to Life (track 11)
Buffalo Stance (track 16)
Good Life (track 17)
If Only I Could (track 20)
I’m Every Woman (track 12)
Loco in Acapulco (track 5)
My Prerogative (track 15)
Pump Up the Jam (track 14)
Ride on Time (track 13)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (track 3)
Stop (track 8)
Straight Up (track 18)
Sweet Surrender (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix (track 14)
Polka Your Eyes Out (track 14)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Tom Petty (track 8)
Dave Rotheray (track 6)
electric bass guitar [bass]:
Michael Steele (American bassist, guitarist, songwriter, and singer) (track 2)
drums (drum set):
Phil Jones (Percussionist) (track 8)
Debbi Peterson (track 2)
David Stead (track 6)
bass guitar:
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Sean Welch (track 6)
guitar:
Bruce Gaitsch (american guitarist, producer, engineer and arranger) (track 10)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Vicki Peterson (track 2)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Susanna Hoffs (track 2)
electric guitar:
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Dave Rotheray (track 6)
percussion:
Phil Jones (Percussionist) (track 8)
keyboard:
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
piano:
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Pete Wingfield (keyboardist) (track 6)
additional engineer:
Ken Felton (track 2)
arranger:
Richard Marx (track 10)
assistant mixer:
Cameron Jenkins (track 17)
Jock Loveband (track 17)
background vocals:
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Tom Petty (track 8)
composer:
Bruce Gaitsch (american guitarist, producer, engineer and arranger) (track 10)
Johnny Marr (track 5)
Dave Rotheray (track 6)
Bernard Sumner (track 5)
Neil Tennant (track 5)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Per Gessle (track 15)
Paul Heaton (track 6)
Richard Marx (track 10)
Johnny McElhone (track 7)
Chris Rea (track 9)
Sharleen Spiteri (track 7)
engineer:
David Cole (American recording engineer and producer) (track 10)
Richard Dodd (mastering engineer, producer and engineer) (track 8)
Ian Grimble (track 6)
Phil McDonald (engineer and producer) (track 8)
David Nicholas (track 11)
Don Smith (producer, engineer and mixer) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Richard Marx (track 10)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Per Gessle (track 15)
Paul Heaton (track 6)
Richard Marx (track 10)
Johnny McElhone (track 7)
Chris Rea (track 9)
Sharleen Spiteri (track 7)
mixer:
David Cole (American recording engineer and producer) (track 10)
Bob Clearmountain (track 11)
Frank Filipetti (track 2)
Phil Legg (track 17)
Alan Moulder (producer and engineer) (track 17)
Mark Saunders (UK record producer) (track 17)
producer:
David Cole (American recording engineer and producer) (track 10)
Mike Hedges (UK producer/recording engineer) (track 6)
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Davitt Sigerson (track 2)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 11)
Richard Marx (track 10)
recording engineer:
John Beverly Jones (track 2)
vocals:
Paul Heaton (track 6)
Dave Hemingway (track 6)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 18–20)
Tom Bailey (Thompson Twins) (track 13)
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 17)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 17)
Alannah Currie (track 13)
Marcella Detroit (track 16)
Siobhan Fahey (track 16)
Andrew Farriss (track 11)
Richard Feldman (track 16)
Susanna Hoffs (track 2)
Michael Hutchence (track 11)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 2)
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Rick Nowels (track 12)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Roland Orzabal (track 4)
Tom Petty (track 8)
B. A. Robertson (track 3)
Mike Rutherford (track 3)
Ellen Shipley (track 12)
Curt Smith (track 4)
Billy Steinberg (track 2)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 18–20)
Pete Waterman (tracks 18–20)
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) (1988) (track 2)
Capitol Catalog (1989) (track 10)
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1989) (track 10)
EMI USA (renamed EMI Records USA in the beginning of the 1990s) (1989) (track 10)
Roys Boys LLC (1989) (track 8)
Virgin Records America, Inc. (DO NOT USE! please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (1989) (track 8)
Roys Boys LLC (2014) (track 8)
publisher:
All Boys Music Ltd. (track 20)
BMG 10 Music Ltd. (track 7)
Bangophile Music (track 2)
Chi‐Boy Music (track 10)
Concord Music GmbH (track 1)
Concord Sounds (track 1)
Denise Barry Music (track 2)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 2, 10)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
Hit and Run Music (track 1)
Imagem Music (track 1)
Imagem Music GmbH (subsidiary of Dutch music publishers Imagem) (track 1)
Island Music Ltd. (track 6)
Jimmy Fun Music (track 15)
Notting Hill Music (track 14)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 20)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 2)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (track 2)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 2)
mixed at:
has remixes:
karaoke versions:
You Got It (karaoke) by Roy Orbison (track 8)
mash-ups:
Need Peace Tonight by G3RSt (track 11)
Tiger by Neil Cicierega (track 11)
music videos:
sampled by:
is the basis for:
Break My Heart (track 11)
Moving Too Fast (track 1)
One Of My Kind (track 11)
Vil ha deg (track 2)
later parody versions:
Nightmare Waiting (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Humppalätäkkö (track 1)
later translated versions:
ETERNAL FLAME (Kozo Endo's translation) (track 2)
Eternal Flame (Japanese version) (track 2)
Het afscheid (track 3)
Stop! (track 17)
以愛代替 (track 15)
你知我知 (track 15)
later versions:
part of:
The Road to Hell (track 9)
recording of:
Baby I Don't Care (Transvision Vamp) (track 14)
Especially for You (track 20)
Eternal Flame (track 2)
Hand on Your Heart (track 18)
I Want That Man (track 13)
Leave a Light On (track 12)
Need You Tonight (track 11)
Right Here Waiting (track 10)
Song for Whoever (track 6)
Stop! (track 17)
The Living Years (track 3)
The Look (track 15)
You Got It (track 8)
You're History (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Bellas Regionals (track 2)
Eternal Flame (Unicante medley) (track 2)
Roxette (track 15)

Release Group

part of:Now That's What I Call Music! 10th Anniversary Series (UK) (number: 1989) (order: 7)