Annotation

Label: Arista - Catalog #: 18985

Annotation last modified on 2006-07-22 20:36 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What I Like About You The Romantics 5 2:55
2 Dancing With Myself Billy Idol 4.65 4:43
3 I Melt With You Modern English 4:01
4 Tainted Love Soft Cell 4 2:33
5 Heart of Glass Blondie 4:20
6 Take My Breath Away (remix) Berlin 3:41
7 Just What I Needed The Cars 3:39
8 Let’s Dance David Bowie 4:45
9 Look of Love, Part 1 ABC 4.6 3:26
10 Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) Eurythmics 3:04
11 Rock Lobster The B-52s 3 4:52
12 I Ran (So Far Away) A Flock of Seagulls 3:34
13 Hungry Like the Wolf Duran Duran 3:14
14 She Drives Me Crazy Fine Young Cannibals 4 3:27
15 She Blinded Me With Science Thomas Dolby 4:20
16 Love Plus One Haircut One Hundred 3:09
17 Our House Madness 4 3:15
18 In the Name of Love Thompson Twins 3:47

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Mark Lickley (track 9)
bass, drum machine and keyboard:
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 14)
keyboard:
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 9)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 4)
drum machine, guitar and tambourine:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 14)
co-producer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 14)
composer:
Chris Foreman (track 17)
Giorgio Moroder (track 6)
David Bowie (track 8)
Ed Cobb (track 4)
Thomas Dolby (track 15)
Nick Heyward (track 16)
Ric Ocasek (track 7)
engineer:
David Z. (producer/engineer David Rivkin) (track 14)
Paul Hardiman (track 4)
Gary Langan (track 9)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 9)
Billy Idol (track 2)
lyricist:
David Bowie (track 8)
Ed Cobb (track 4)
Thomas Dolby (track 15)
Nick Heyward (track 16)
Tim Kerr (songwriter working with Thomas Dolby) (track 15)
Ric Ocasek (track 7)
Carl Smyth (track 17)
Tom Whitlock (track 6)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 4)
orchestra:
Generation X (late 70s UK punk band) (track 2)
producer:
Chris Blackwell (Island Records) (track 11)
Trevor Horn (track 9)
Peter Solley (track 1)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 4)
vocals:
Roland Gift (track 14)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 4)
writer:
Richard Brown (Modern English) (track 3)
Michael Conroy (track 3)
Martin Fry (track 9)
Roland Gift (track 14)
Robbie Grey (track 3)
Deborah Harry (track 5)
Billy Idol (tracks 2, 2)
Tony James (UK bassist/guitarist) (tracks 2, 2)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 13)
Annie Lennox (track 10)
Jimmy Marinos (track 1)
Frank Maudsley (track 12)
Gary McDowell (track 3)
Wally Palmar (track 1)
David Palmer (drummer (ABC/The The)) (track 9)
Kate Pierson (track 11)
Paul Reynolds (track 12)
Nick Rhodes (track 13)
Fred Schneider (track 11)
Ali Score (track 12)
Mike Score (track 12)
Stephen Singleton (track 9)
Mike Skill (track 1)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 14)
Chris Stein (track 5)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 10)
Keith Strickland (track 11)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 13)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 13)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 13)
Stephen Walker (of Modern English) (track 3)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 9)
Cindy Wilson (track 11)
Ricky Wilson (The B‐52’s) (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 4)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 9)
Phonogram Ltd. (1982) (track 9)
London Music Stream Ltd. (1988) (track 14)
publisher:
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") (track 6)
BMG Monarch (track 5)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 6)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 5)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 6)
Jastian Music Inc. (track 6)
Neutron Music Ltd. (track 9)
RZO Music Ltd (track 8)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 6)
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)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 9)
edit of:
mash-ups:
Tainted Jesus (Soft Cell vs. Depeche Mode) (part of “Bootie Goes Goth” DJ-mix) by DJ Lobsterdust (track 4)
sampled by:
SOS by Rihanna (track 4)
Stay by Trevor Something (track 1)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 4) (track 9)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 146) (track 11)
cover recording of:
Tainted Love (track 4)
later parody versions:
A Forfars Doughnut (track 10)
Faithless Love (track 4)
I Dealt With You (track 3)
Iran (So Far Away) (track 12)
Playing With Myself (tracks 2, 2)
Tainted Pub (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Corazón de vaso (track 5)
Humppaan itsekseni (tracks 2, 2)
later translated versions:
Böser Sex (track 4)
Falso amor (track 4)
Heart of Glass (Japanese version) (track 5)
Le Bleu des regrets (Take my Breath Away) (track 6)
Toglimi il respiro (Take My Breath Away) (track 6)
死んでもいい (track 6)
激情 (track 6)
partial recording of:
The Look of Love (track 9)
recording of:
Heart of Glass (track 5)
I Melt With You (track 3)
I Ran (track 12)
Just What I Needed (track 7)
Let’s Dance (track 8)
Love Plus One (track 16)
Our House (track 17)
Rock Lobster (track 11)
She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals song) (track 14)
Take My Breath Away (song from the 1986 film Top Gun) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Once I Had a Love (track 5)

Release

ASIN:US: B000002VTR [info]