Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Where the Streets Have No Name U2 4.15 4:36
2 Heaven Is a Place on Earth Belinda Carlisle 4.25 4:04
3 La Bamba Los Lobos 4.5 2:48
4 It’s a Sin Pet Shop Boys 5 5:01
5 True Faith ’87 New Order 3.65 5:53
6 Living in a Box Living in a Box 2.65 3:04
7 Walk the Dinosaur Was (Not Was) 5 3:37
8 Running in the Family Level 42 2.65 3:58
9 Valerie Steve Winwood 4 4:08
10 I Get the Sweetest Feeling Jackie Wilson 2:55
11 When Smokey Sings ABC 4.35 4:23
12 Skin Trade Duran Duran 4:26
13 C’est la vie Robbie Nevil 3:04
14 You Sexy Thing (remix) Hot Chocolate 3.5 3:45
15 Heartache Pepsi & Shirlie 3:36
16 Never Can Say Goodbye The Communards 3.65 4:26
17 Respectable Mel & Kim 2 3:22
18 Love in the First Degree Bananarama 3 3:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Everything I Own Boy George 2 3:57
2 Wonderful Life Black 4.75 4:49
3 (Something Inside) So Strong Labi Siffre 4:49
4 China in Your Hand T’Pau 2 3:48
5 Alone Heart 3.25 3:40
6 Is This Love Whitesnake 4 4:02
7 Ever Fallen in Love Fine Young Cannibals 3 3:55
8 Pump Up the Volume M/A/R/R/S 4 4:08
9 House Arrest Krush 3:35
10 Wipe Out Fat Boys 2.5 3:59
11 Hourglass Squeeze 4 3:16
12 Labour of Love Hue & Cry 3:34
13 Letter From America Proclaimers 3 4:01
14 Shattered Dreams Johnny Hates Jazz 4.65 3:27
15 Ideal World The Christians 4:21
16 Crockett’s Theme Jan Hammer 1 3:23
17 Under the Boardwalk Bruce Willis 2.5 3:03
18 I Need Love LL Cool J 2 4:17

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
Richard Niles (track 11)
membranophone:
Graham Broad (track 11)
harmonica:
Judd Lander (track 11)
bass:
Brad Lang (track 11)
double bass:
Danny Thompson (English double bass player) (track 11)
percussion:
Pandit Dinesh (track 11)
Louis Jardim (track 11)
keyboard:
David Clayton (track 11)
saxophone:
Howie Casey (track 11)
sampler:
Andy Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 4)
additional lyricist:
Ritchie Valens (track 3)
additional mixer:
Shep Pettibone (track 16)
David Jacob (track 4)
additional producer:
Stephen Hague (track 4)
Shep Pettibone (track 16)
arranger:
Ritchie Valens (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Nobby (track 9)
assistant mixer:
Tim Burrell (track 11)
assistant producer:
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 8)
assistant recording engineer:
Tim Burrell (track 11)
co-producer:
Bernard Edwards (track 11)
composer:
Adam Clayton (track 1)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 1)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 1)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 1)
Clifton Davis (musical theatre actor, singer and songwriter) (track 16)
Steve Piggott (track 6)
Marcus Vere (track 6)
engineer:
Daniel Abraham (track 12)
David Jacob (track 4)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (tracks 4, 8)
lead vocals:
Belinda Carlisle (track 2)
lyricist:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 1)
Clifton Davis (musical theatre actor, singer and songwriter) (track 16)
Steve Piggott (track 6)
Marcus Vere (track 6)
mixer:
Stephen Hague (track 4)
Daniel Abraham (track 12)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (tracks 8, 11)
Steve Peck (track 16)
producer:
Wally Badarou (track 8)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 12)
Bernard Edwards (track 11)
Brian Eno (track 1)
Mitchell Froom (track 3)
Martin Fry (track 11)
Stephen Hague (tracks 5, 16)
Daniel Lanois (Canadian record producer, guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter) (track 1)
Level 42 (track 8)
New Order (UK synth pop band) (track 5)
Rick Nowels (track 2)
Nile Rodgers (track 12)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 11)
Steve Winwood (track 9)
Julian Mendelsohn (Australian record producer) (track 4)
recording engineer:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 1)
Pat McCarthy (track 1)
Martyn Webster (track 11)
vocals:
Bananarama (track 18)
writer:
Matt Aitken (tracks 17–18)
Wally Badarou (track 8)
Errol Brown (track 14)
Wayne Brown (track 15)
Sara Dallin (track 18)
Alicia Evelyn (track 10)
Siobhan Fahey (track 18)
Iris Fernando (track 15)
Tambi Fernando (track 15)
Martin Fry (track 11)
Gillian Gilbert (track 5)
Phil Gould (track 8)
Stephen Hague (track 5)
Mark Holding (track 13)
Peter Hook (track 5)
Randy Jacobs (track 7)
Will Jennings (track 9)
Mark King (track 8)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 12)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 4)
Van McCoy (track 10)
Stephen Morris (New Order) (track 5)
Robbie Nevil (track 13)
Rick Nowels (track 2)
Duncan Pain (songwriter) (track 13)
Nick Rhodes (track 12)
Ellen Shipley (track 2)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (tracks 17–18)
Bernard Sumner (track 5)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 12)
Neil Tennant (track 4)
David Was (track 7)
Don Was (track 7)
Pete Waterman (tracks 17–18)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 11)
Tony Wilson (bassist/songwriter, member of Hot Chocolate) (track 14)
Steve Winwood (track 9)
Keren Woodward (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1987) (track 4)
London Records 90 Ltd. (renamed on 26th Aug 2011 as Warner Records 90 Ltd.) (1987) (track 18)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 11)
Phonogram Ltd. (London) (company name, NOT a label!) (1987) (track 11)
publisher:
AFG House Music (track 13)
All Boys Music Ltd. (track 18)
BMG Bumblebee (tracks 2, 13)
Be Music (New Order’s own publishing company) (track 5)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 16)
Future Furniture (track 2)
Mother Music (track 1)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 11)
Notting Hill Music (track 5)
Semper Fi (track 7)
TM Music Ltd. (track 10)
Universal Music Corp. (USA, affiliated with ASCAP) (track 7)
Universal Music Publishing B.V. (Benelux subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 18)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
has remixes:
When Smokey Sings (7" version with sax solo) by ABC (track 11)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Halcyon (live) by Orbital (track 2)
Heaven by Waxman (track 2)
Rise Again by DJ Sammy (track 1)
cover recording of:
La bamba (additional lyrics by Ritchie Valens) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Call on Me (track 9)
Love in the Factory (track 18)
Never Goodbye (track 16)
地下裁判團 (track 4)
神仙也移民 (track 18)
later parody versions:
La Bible (track 3)
Tshernobyl (track 4)
later translated versions:
Scharfes Ding (track 14)
Tohtori Fuckenstein (track 16)
Walk the Dinosaur (Japanese Version) (track 7)
灰色 (track 15)
第一級恋愛罪 (track 18)
later versions:
La Bamba rock (track 3)
recording of:
C’est la vie (track 13)
Heartache (track 15)
It’s a Sin (track 4)
Living in a Box (track 6)
Respectable (track 17)
Running in the Family ( – ????) (track 8)
Skin Trade (track 12)
True Faith (track 5)
Valerie (track 9)
Walk the Dinosaur (track 7)
When Smokey Sings (track 11)
You Sexy Thing (track 14)
I Get the Sweetest Feeling (1968) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
U2 Medley (track 1)
version of:
La bamba (track 3)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Denny Carmassi (track 5)
bass guitar:
Mark Andes (track 5)
bass, drum machine and keyboard:
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 7)
drum machine, guitar and tambourine:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 7)
co-producer:
Jerry Harrison (Talking Heads) (track 7)
Darren Robinson (aka Buff Love, member of The Fat Boys) (track 10)
Damon Wimbley (track 10)
composer:
Bob Berryhill (track 10)
Patrick Connolly (track 10)
Dan Donovan (keyboards (Big Audio Dynamite/Dreadzone)) (track 9)
Steven Ettinger (track 18)
Jim Fuller (surf rock guitarist) (track 10)
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track 9)
James Todd Smith (track 18)
Don Letts (track 9)
Darryl Pierce (track 18)
Greg Roberts (British drummer) (track 9)
Dwayne Simon (track 18)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 11)
Ron Wilson (Drummer of The Surfaris) (track 10)
Martyn Young (track 8)
Steven Young (UK musician, member of Colourbox & MARRS) (track 8)
Clark Datchler (track 14)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 1)
Colin Vearncombe (track 2)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 7)
engineer:
Ron Nevison (track 5)
John Potoker (track 7)
lyricist:
Clark Datchler (track 14)
Chris Difford (track 11)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 1)
Colin Vearncombe (track 2)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 7)
producer:
Albert Cabrera (Bass mixer) (track 10)
Dave Dix (Dave Dix) (track 2)
Stewart Levine (track 1)
Tony Moran (track 10)
Ron Nevison (track 5)
Eric Thorngren (track 11)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 11)
vocals:
Roland Gift (track 7)
writer:
David Coverdale (track 6)
Carol Decker (track 4)
Mark Herman (track 15)
Gregory Kane (track 12)
Patrick Kane (track 12)
Tom Kelly (songwriter) (track 5)
Henry Priestman (track 15)
Charlie Reid (track 13)
Craig Reid (track 13)
Arthur Resnick (songwriter, producer) (track 17)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 4)
Billy Steinberg (track 5)
John Sykes (track 6)
Kenny Young (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1987) (track 5)
Motown Record Corporation (1987) (track 17)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 1)
London Music Stream Ltd. (1988) (track 7)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 17)
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 4)
Miraleste Music (track 10)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 5)
TM Music Ltd. (track 17)
Trio Music Company (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 6)
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 6)
Billy Steinberg Music (1983 –) (track 5)
Denise Barry Music (1983 –) (track 5)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
I Want You Back by Girl Talk (track 8)
cover recording of:
Alone (I hear the ticking of the clock… I’m lying here the room’s pitch dark…) (track 5)
Everything I Own (track 1)
Under the Boardwalk (track 17)
Wipe Out (track 10)
is the basis for:
Alone Again (P. Reign version) (track 5)
Alone Again (Jump Smokers version) (track 5)
De bare maser (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Alleen (track 5)
Bajo la rambla (track 17)
Cho riêng đời nhau (Em nghe như đêm êm trôi nhất sâu... trôi qua tim em cùng sầu...) (track 5)
Dunde ar Aare (track 17)
Een gelukkig mens (track 2)
Es‐tu déjà tombé amoureux ("Ever Fallen in Love" in French/English) (track 7)
不想知 (track 6)
你是我的女人 (track 17)
recording of:
China in Your Hand (track 4)
Hourglass (track 11)
House Arrest (track 9)
I Need Love (track 18)
Ideal World (track 15)
Is This Love (Whitesnake song) (track 6)
Labour of Love (track 12)
Letter From America (track 13)
Pump Up the Volume (track 8)
Shattered Dreams (track 14)
Wonderful Life (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Swastikas on Parade (track 10)

Release Group

part of:Now That’s What I Call Music! The Millennium Series (UK) (number: 1987) (order: 8)