Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Want to Break Free
Queen 3:17
2 Life Is a Rollercoaster
Ronan Keating 2 3:54
3 Manic Monday
Bangles 4.35 3:04
4 Respect
Aretha Franklin 3.5 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 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 5 3:17
14 Gold
Spandau Ballet 4 3:51
15 (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew 4.35 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 4.5 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 5:15
3 Chain Reaction
Diana Ross 4.5 3:47
4 It's Raining Men
The Weather Girls 2.65 3:31
5 Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper 4.15 3:51
6 Easy Lover
Phil Collins & Philip Bailey 4:44
7 Simply the Best
Tina Turner 4:10
8 Footloose
Kenny Loggins 5 3:46
9 I Think We're Alone Now
Tiffany 4.25 3:45
10 Give It Up
KC and The Sunshine Band 4:02
11 Moving on Up
M People 4:24
12 Love's Unkind
Donna Summer 4:27
13 Take a Chance on Me
Erasure 3:39
14 Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)
Spiller feat. Sophie Ellis‐Bextor 2 3:47
15 Superstar
Jamelia 3 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 2.75 3:34
20 The Closest Thing to Crazy
Katie Melua 2 4:15

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
John Goux (track 12)
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) (track 9)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (track 4)
Nigel Harrison (track 19)
Carol Kaye (track 9)
Abraham LaBoriel (track 12)
trumpet:
Pete Candoli (track 7)
Jerry Hey (track 12)
Al Porcino (track 7)
Manuel Stevens (track 7)
cornet:
Melvin Lastie (track 4)
drums:
Hal Blaine (track 9)
Clem Burke (track 19)
Roger Hawkins (track 4)
Eddie Hoh (track 7)
John “JR” Robinson (session drummer) (track 12)
John Keeble (1982) (track 14)
flute and tenor saxophone:
Larry Williams (keyboard,sax,flute) (track 12)
organ:
Spooner Oldham (track 4)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 19)
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals rhythm section (guitar/producer)) (track 4)
Michael Nesmith (track 7)
Chris Stein (track 19)
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Ron Fair (track 12)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 14)
bass:
Chip Douglas (track 7)
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 14)
percussion:
Steve Forman (US percussionist) (track 12)
William E. Martin (track 7)
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:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 14)
piano:
Peter Tork (track 7)
Aretha Franklin (track 4)
piano [acoustic piano]:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
baritone saxophone:
Willie Bridges (track 4)
bass trombone:
Richard Leith (trombonist) (track 7)
Phil Teele (track 7)
horn and strings arranger:
Shorty Rogers (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
Charles Chalmers (track 4)
King Curtis (saxophonist) (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)
arranger:
Jørn Dahl (track 18)
Tom Dowd (track 4)
Ron Fair (track 12)
assistant engineer:
Grey Russell (track 19)
background vocals:
Carl Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Micky Dolenz (track 7)
Carolyn Franklin (track 4)
Erma Franklin (track 4)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 9)
James McWhinney (track 12)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) (track 9)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Quino (track 12)
composer:
Gregg Alexander (track 2)
Sonny Bono (track 11)
John Deacon (track 1)
William Dees (track 8)
Lene Marlin (track 18)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
Rick Nowels (track 2)
Otis Redding (tracks 4, 4)
B. A. Robertson (track 21)
Labi Siffre (track 13)
Chris Stein (track 19)
Alan Tarney (track 21)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Peter Frampton (track 12)
Gary Kemp (track 14)
Don McLean (track 17)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
Greedy Smith (track 20)
John Stewart (singer-songwriter (Kingston Trio)) (track 7)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
conductor:
Tom Dowd (track 4)
engineer:
Chuck Britz (track 9)
Pete Coleman (track 19)
Thom Panunzio (track 20)
guest vocals:
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Susanna Hoffs (track 3)
Al Jardine (track 9)
Davy Jones (The Monkees member) (track 7)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 14)
lyricist:
Sonny Bono (track 11)
John Deacon (track 1)
William Dees (track 8)
Lene Marlin (track 18)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
Otis Redding (tracks 4, 4)
B. A. Robertson (track 21)
Labi Siffre (track 13)
Chris Stein (track 19)
Alan Tarney (track 21)
Nick Van Eede (track 15)
Peter Frampton (track 12)
Gary Kemp (track 14)
Don McLean (track 17)
Roy Orbison (track 8)
Christopher (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
Greedy Smith (track 20)
John Stewart (singer-songwriter (Kingston Trio)) (track 7)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
mixer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
David Leonard (US producer and engineer) (track 3)
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 12)
performer:
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 11)
UB40 (track 11)
Wings (Paul McCartney's band) (track 22)
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 14)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Chip Douglas (track 7)
Richard Gottehrer (track 20)
Steve Jolley (track 14)
David Kahne (track 3)
Paul McCartney (track 22)
Spandau Ballet (track 14)
Tony Swain (track 14)
UB40 (track 11)
Jerry Wexler (track 4)
Ron Fair (track 12)
programming:
Aaron Zigman (track 12)
recorded by:
Tom Dowd (track 4)
Ron Fair (track 12)
Arif Mardin (track 4)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (track 4)
Deborah Harry (track 19)
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)
Mike d’Abo (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
PolyGram Records, Inc. (US division of PolyGram) (1978 –) (track 5)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 19)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 19)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher - NOT for release labels) ( – ????) (track 19)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 9)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher) (track 17)
Monster Island Music ( – ????) (track 19)
Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!) (track 17)
recorded at:
Universal Recording Studios (1965-02-24) (track 9)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 10)
mash-ups:
music videos:
remixes:
Daydream Believer (Listen to the Band remix) by The Monkees (track 7)
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:
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:
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 (track 17)
later translated versions:
Errespetua (tracks 4, 4)
Oon voimissain (track 5)
Yo quiero salir ("I Want to Break Free") (track 1)
later versions:
Feu de paille (track 17)
live cover recording of:
Respect (track 4)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
American Pie (track 17)
Gold (track 14)
Help Me, Rhonda (track 9)
I Will Survive (track 5)
Live It Up (track 20)
Manic Monday (track 3)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (track 8)
Over My Shoulder (track 16)
Silly Love Songs (track 22)
Sitting Down Here (track 18)
Sunday Girl (track 19)
Wired for Sound (track 21)
Daydream Believer (1967-06-14 – 1967-08-09) (track 7)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Blackboard Jumble (track 21)

CD 2

synthesizer:
John Duarte (track 9)
guitar:
Chuck Yamek (track 9)
drum machine [drum] programming:
John Duarte (track 9)
additional engineer:
John Jansen (track 5)
Rod O'Brien (track 5)
additionally recorded by:
John Kerns (track 9)
arranger:
John Duarte (track 9)
Mike Batt (track 20)
assistant engineer:
John Agnello (track 5)
associate producer:
William Wittman (track 5)
background vocals:
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star) (track 9)
composer:
Paula Abdul (American singer) (track 1)
Ritchie Cordell (track 9)
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)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Kenny Loggins (track 8)
Ira Schickman (track 1)
Cristiano Spiller (Italian DJ) (track 14)
Mike Batt (track 20)
Osborne Bingham (track 1)
Kara DioGuardi (track 1)
DJ-mixer:
Ben Liebrand (track 4)
engineer:
Karl Richardson (track 3)
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 9)
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 3)
William Wittman (track 5)
guest lead vocals:
guest vocals:
lead vocals:
Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
Katie Melua (track 20)
Tiffany (US 1980s pop star) (track 9)
lyricist:
Paula Abdul (American singer) (track 1)
Ritchie Cordell (track 9)
Robert Hazard (track 5)
Ira Schickman (track 1)
Mike Batt (track 20)
Osborne Bingham (track 1)
Kara DioGuardi (track 1)
Dean Pitchford (tracks 2, 8)
mixer:
Jack Joseph-Puig (track 3)
producer:
Pete Bellotte (track 12)
Joe Belmaati (track 15)
Rick Chertoff (track 5)
Albhy Galuten (track 3)
Barry Gibb (track 3)
Mich Hansen (track 15)
Trevor Horn (track 19)
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)
George E. Tobin (track 9)
Bill Smith (US recording engineer) (track 9)
vocals:
Irene Cara (track 2)
writer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 13)
Philip Bailey (track 6)
Pete Bellotte (track 12)
Joe Belmaati (track 15)
Joseph Broussard (track 17)
Deborah Carter (track 10)
Harry Wayne Casey (track 10)
Michael Chapman (Producer) (track 7)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 6)
Nathan East (track 6)
Mich Hansen (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 (track 18)
Paul Shaffer (track 4)
Daniel Stephens (songwriter) (track 18)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 12)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 13)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 19)
Carrol Washington (track 17)
Simon Webbe (track 18)
Ralph Williams (US soul composer) (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Metro‐Goldwyn‐Mayer Studios Inc. (film studio - do not use as a release label!) (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) (1989 –) (track 5)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 11, 13)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 4)
Milk Money Music (track 8)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 8)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 8)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 5)
Union Songs Music (track 13)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 5)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Xtra Fun by Cyndi Lauper (track 5)
sampled by:
AM Radio by Everclear (track 17)
Ffun Haave To by Girl Talk (track 5)
Johnny Ryall by Beastie Boys (track 17)
Let It Out by Girl Talk (track 17)
Up Top New York (album version) by A+ feat. Mr. Cheeks (track 17)
cover recording of:
Superstar (track 15)
Take a Chance on Me (track 13)
The Best (track 7)
later parody versions:
Goodnews (track 8)
Raining Blood (track 4)
later translated versions:
Ets la millor (track 7)
FOOTLOOSE (Japanese version) (track 8)
Por um olhar (track 18)
Remember (Fame) (track 2)
ふたりの世界 (track 9)
later versions:
Mr. Big Stuff (track 17)
recording of:
All Rise (track 18)
Chain Reaction (track 3)
Easy Lover (track 6)
Fame (Irene Cara song) (track 2)
Footloose (track 8)
Give It Up (track 10)
It's Raining Men (track 4)
Love's Unkind (track 12)
Moving On Up (M People song) (track 11)
Mr. Big Stuff (track 17)
Spinning Around (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
ABBA Cappella (track 13)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 4)
Hooked on Polkas (track 8)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000BAVZLW [info]