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Label: Virgin/EMI - Catalog #: 520256

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Under Pressure
Queen and David Bowie 4.25 4:04
2 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:37
3 Ghost Town
The Specials 3.65 3:39
4 One in Ten
UB40 5 4:31
5 The Tide Is High
Blondie 4.8 3:50
6 Girls on Film
Duran Duran 4 3:29
7 Tainted Love
Soft Cell 4 2:38
8 Love Action (I Believe in Love)
Human League 3:51
9 ABBA Medley
Starsound 4:33
10 Chant No 1 (I Don’t Need This Pressure On)
Spandau Ballet 4:02
11 Yellow Pearl (Top of the Pops Theme)
Phil Lynott 2:57
12 Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)
David Bowie 2.5 5:09
13 Under Your Thumb
Godley and Creme 3:40
14 Fade to Grey
Visage 5 3:50
15 Tears Are Not Enough
ABC 3:30
16 It’s My Party
Dave Stewart and Barbara Gaskin 4 3:47
17 Souvenir
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3 3:36
18 Chariots of Fire
Vangelis 3.4 3:32
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In the Air Tonight
Phil Collins 4.15 5:30
2 Jealous Guy
Roxy Music 4:52
3 A Good Year for the Roses
Elvis Costello 4 3:07
4 Labelled With Love
Squeeze 4:34
5 That’s Entertainment
The Jam 3:32
6 The Return of the Los Palmas 7
Madness 2:03
7 Kids in America
Kim Wilde 4.5 3:24
8 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:42
9 Gloria
U2 4.25 4:09
10 Sgt. Rock (Is Going to Help Me)
XTC 5 3:36
11 While You See a Chance
Steve Winwood 5:08
12 When She Was My Girl
Four Tops 3:21
13 Get Down on It
Kool & The Gang 4:50
14 Razzamatazz
Quincy Jones 4:14
15 Being With You
Smokey Robinson 3:57
16 Body Talk
Imagination 3:39
17 One Day in Your Life
Michael Jackson 4:13
18 Endless Love
Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 4 4:26

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Tony Visconti (track 12)
drumset:
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
bass guitar:
John Deacon (track 1)
Mark Lickley (track 15)
finger snaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
finger snaps and handclaps:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
drums:
Warren Cann (track 2)
guitar:
Robert Fripp (track 12)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Midge Ure (track 2)
bass:
Chris Cross (track 2)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 2)
electronic instruments and other instruments:
Dave Ball (UK electronic musician, part of Soft Cell) (track 7)
piano:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
handclaps:
John Deacon (track 1)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
trombone:
Andy Gray (Played Trombone for ABC) (track 15)
Rico Rodriguez (Jamaican trombonist) (track 3)
additional writer:
Howard Barrett (track 5)
Tyrone Evans (track 5)
arranger:
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
background vocals:
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
composer:
Ian Burden (track 8)
Warren Cann (track 2)
Chris Cross (track 2)
Billy Currie (track 2)
Jerry Dammers (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Philip Oakey (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 2)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 12)
Ed Cobb (track 7)
engineer:
Colin Thurston (track 6)
Paul Hardiman (track 7)
Gary Langan (track 15)
Raphael Preston (track 18)
John A. Rivers (track 3)
Raine Shine (track 18)
John Walker (technical) (track 18)
lead vocals:
Martin Fry (track 15)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
lyricist:
Ian Burden (track 8)
Warren Cann (track 2)
Billy Currie (track 2)
Jerry Dammers (track 3)
Gary Kemp (track 10)
Philip Oakey (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 2)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 12)
Ed Cobb (track 7)
mixer:
Harvey Goldberg (track 7)
producer:
Steve Brown (engineer/music producer) (track 15)
Trevor Horn (track 15)
M. Howlett (track 17)
The Human League (track 8)
Conny Plank (German producer and sound engineer) (track 2)
Queen (UK rock group) (track 1)
Martin Rushent (track 8)
Mike Thorne (UK producer & keyboardist) (track 7)
Colin Thurston (track 6)
UB40 (track 4)
Ultravox (track 2)
Vangelis (Greek composer of electronic, new age and classical) (track 18)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
vocals:
Midge Ure (track 2)
Marc Almond (English pop singer and songwriter) (track 7)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 12)
writer:
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (track 4)
Ali Campbell (UB40 member) (track 4)
Robin Campbell (track 4)
Martin Cooper (OMD and The Listening Pool) (track 17)
Lol Creme (track 13)
Billy Currie (track 14)
John Deacon (track 1)
Anne Dudley (track 15)
Earl Falconer (track 4)
Martin Fry (track 15)
John Gluck, Jr. (track 16)
Kevin Godley (track 13)
Wally Gold (track 16)
Seymour Gottlieb (track 16)
Norman Hassan (track 4)
John Holt (track 5)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 17)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Mark Lickley (track 15)
Phil Lynott (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Freddie Mercury (track 1)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 14)
Nick Rhodes (track 6)
Stephen Singleton (track 15)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 6)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 6)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 6)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Brian Travers (track 4)
Midge Ure (tracks 11, 14)
Michael Virtue (track 4)
Herb Weiner (track 16)
Mark White (ABC/Vice Versa) (track 15)
Terence Wilson (aka Astro of UB40) (track 4)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
David R. Jones (Jones Music subsidiary) (1981) (track 1)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1981) (track 1)
Mercury Records Ltd. (London) (for copyrights use only) (1981) (track 7)
Phonogram Ltd. (1981) (track 15)
Raincloud Productions Ltd. (1981) (track 1)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 8)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1992) (track 12)
Tintoretto Music (1992) (track 12)
publisher:
Bewlay Bros. Music (track 1)
Chappell Music (track 11)
Dinsong Limited (track 8)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 18)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1, 12)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 8)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (track 1)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 2)
Queen Music Ltd. (track 1)
RZO Music Ltd (track 12)
Tintoretto Music (track 12)
mixed at:
Sarm Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982) (track 15)
DJ-mixes:
Live From WLION by The Lions (2012) (track 3)
mash-ups:
Under Ice by Stark Effect (track 1)
music videos:
remixes:
Love Action (part of a “FabricLive 47: Toddla T” DJ‐mix) by Philly (track 8)
sampled by:
Come Again by The Kleptones (track 1)
Ice Ice Baby by Vanilla Ice (track 1)
SOS by Rihanna (track 7)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 217) (track 3)
cover recording of:
It’s My Party (track 16)
Tainted Love (track 7)
The Tide Is High (track 5)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Ice Ice Baby (track 1)
Race to the End (song version of Chariots of Fire: Titles) (track 18)
Shoot the Dog (track 8)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 7)
Tainted Pub (track 7)
later translated parody versions:
Spikre paller (track 16)
later translated versions:
C’est ma fête (track 16)
Falso amor (track 7)
It’s My Party (Japanese version) (track 16)
Leva livet (track 16)
On mun bailut (track 16)
Oon su auto (Punainen Alfa Romeo) (track 16)
later versions:
One in Ten (808 state version) (track 4)
The Tide Is High (Get the Feeling) (new bridge & lyrics for Atomic Kitten) (track 5)
part of:
We Will Rock You (German version of the Queen musical) (track 1)
We Will Rock You (Queen musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Chariots of Fire (title theme of the 1981 film) (track 18)
Fade to Grey (track 14)
Ghost Town (track 3)
Girls on Film (track 6)
One in Ten (original UB40 version) (track 4)
Souvenir (track 17)
Under Pressure (track 1)
Under Your Thumb (track 13)
Vienna (track 2)
Yellow Pearl (track 11)

CD 2

bass guitar:
John Giblin (track 1)
trumpet:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
violin family:
Sharokav (track 1)
synthesizer:
Greg Phillinganes (track 14)
synthesizer arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
Quincy Jones (track 14)
Rod Temperton (track 14)
guitar:
Daryl Stuermer (track 1)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 14)
brass arranger:
Jerry Hey (track 14)
drum machine, drums, Rhodes piano, synthesizer and vocoder:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
additional guest performer:
Diana Ross (track 18)
arranger:
Gene Page (track 18)
assistant engineer:
Nick Launay (track 1)
Karen Segal (track 1)
assistant producer:
Hugh Padgham (track 1)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Patti Austin (track 14)
composer:
Renee Armand (track 17)
Marc Blatte (track 12)
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Julian Cope (track 8)
Alan Gill (track 8)
Larry Gottlieb (track 12)
Will Jennings (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 15)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 4)
Jerry Chesnut (track 3)
Andy Partridge (track 10)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track 1)
lead vocals:
Elvis Costello (track 3)
lyricist:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Will Jennings (track 11)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Samuel F. Brown III (track 17)
Jerry Chesnut (track 3)
Chris Difford (track 4)
Andy Partridge (track 10)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
Paul Weller (track 5)
Steve Winwood (track 11)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 2)
producer:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
Rhett Davies (track 2)
Bryan Ferry (track 2)
The Jam (late 70s/early 80s UK punk/mod revival band) (track 5)
Clive Langer (track 8)
Steve Lillywhite (track 9)
Roxy Music (track 2)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (track 3)
Alan Winstanley (track 8)
Lionel Richie (track 18)
programming:
Ian Underwood (track 14)
vocals:
Phil Collins (of Genesis) (track 1)
vocals arranger:
Rod Temperton (track 14)
writer:
Mike Barson (track 6)
Mark Bedford (track 6)
Ronald Bell (track 13)
Ashley Ingram (track 16)
Leee John (track 16)
Steve Jolley (track 16)
Kool & The Gang (track 13)
Tony Swain (track 16)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 13)
U2 (Irish rock band) (track 9)
Marty Wilde (track 7)
Ricky Wilde (track 7)
Daniel Woodgate (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (track 5)
Motown Record Company, L.P. (1981 –) (track 18)
R&B Division Ltd (1981) (track 16)
publisher:
Brockman Music (track 18)
Lenono Music (track 2)
PGP Music (track 18)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 5)
Universal (plain logo: "Universal") (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 16)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (1974 –) (track 17)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
I Can Feel It by DMX (track 1)
One Mic by Nas (track 1)
Razzmatazz by Drew Sky (track 14)
Victor by Syndicate (track 7)
cover recording of:
Jealous Guy (track 2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 7)
later translated versions:
Kaupungin lapset (track 7)
recording of:
Being With You (track 15)
Body Talk (track 16)
Endless Love (track 18)
Get Down on It (track 13)
Gloria (track 9)
Labelled With Love (track 4)
Reward (track 8)
In the Air Tonight (1980) (track 1)
Kids in America (1980) (track 7)
That's Entertainment (1980-10-22) (track 5)