Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Take on Me
4.45 3:49
2 Train of Thought
2.65 4:14
3 Hunting High and Low
2.65 3:45
4 The Blue Sky
1.5 2:37
5 Living a Boy's Adventure Tale
3 5:03
6 The Sun Always Shines on T.V.
4 5:09
7 And You Tell Me
1 1:52
8 Love Is Reason
2 3:07
9 I Dream Myself Alive
3.5 3:10
10 Here I Stand and Face the Rain
2 4:31
11 Take on Me (original 7" version 1984)
3:18
12 The Sun Always Shines on T.V. (extended mix)
7:08
13 Train of Thought (U.S. mix)
7:03
14 Hunting High and Low (extended remix)
6:02
Digital Media 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Take on Me (demo)
3:11
2 Train of Thought (demo)
4:19
3 Hunting High and Low (demo)
3:08
4 The Blue Sky (demo)
3:17
5 Living a Boy's Adventure Tale (early version)
5:14
6 The Sun Always Shines on T.V. (demo)
4:08
7 And You Tell Me (demo)
1:54
8 Love Is Reason (demo)
2:23
9 Dream Myself Alive (demo)
3:05
10 Here I Stand and Face the Rain (demo)
3:53
11 Stop! And Make Your Mind Up
3:02
12 Driftwood
3:05
13 Dot the I
3:22
14 The Love Goodbye
3:24
15 Nothing to It
3:43
16 Go to Sleep
2:13
17 Monday Mourning
3:07
18 All the Planes That Come in on the Quiet
3:05
19 Never Never
3:16
20 What's That You're Doing to Yourself in the Pouring Rain
2:38
21 You Have Grown Thoughtful Again
2:30
22 Lesson One (Autumn 1982 "Take on Me" demo)
2:41
23 Presenting Lily Mars
2:58
24 The Sun Always Shines on T.V. (extended version)
8:25
25 Take on Me (instrumental mix)
3:49
26 Hunting High and Low (slow demo version)
3:46
27 Take on Me (1984 12" mix)
3:46

Credits

Digital Media 1

oboe:
Claire Jarvis (track 5)
additional producer:
Alan Tarney (track 14)
composer:
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10, 12–14)
lyricist:
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10, 12–14)
mixer:
John Ratcliff (tracks 1, 3–10)
a‐ha (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–10)
producer:
Tony Mansfield (producer & songwriter) (tracks 2–5, 7, 9–11, 14)
John Ratcliff (track 8)
Alan Tarney (tracks 1, 6, 12)
a‐ha (track 8)
remixer:
John Ratcliff (tracks 2, 11)
writer:
Magne Furuholmen (tracks 1, 8–9, 11)
Morten Harket (tracks 1, 5, 11)
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 1, 5, 8–9, 11)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (tracks 1–2, 4–13)
ATV Music Ltd. (1984) (tracks 3, 14)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Crank on Me by Sean Peden (track 1)
is the basis for:
Corporate Trash (tracks 1, 11)
later parody versions:
James 1:3 (tracks 1, 11)
Take On Me (Literal Video Version) (tracks 1, 11)
recording of:
And You Tell Me (track 7)
Hunting High and Low (tracks 3, 14)
Love Is Reason (track 8)
Take On Me (tracks 1, 11)
The Blue Sky (track 4)
Train of Thought (tracks 2, 13)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (tracks 1, 11)

Digital Media 2

additional producer:
Steve Thompson (producer) (track 24)
Michael Barbiero (track 24)
composer:
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10, 24, 26)
lyricist:
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 2–4, 6–7, 10, 24, 26)
mixer:
Steve Thompson (producer) (track 24)
Michael Barbiero (track 24)
producer:
Tony Mansfield (producer & songwriter) (track 27)
John Ratcliff (track 11)
Alan Tarney (tracks 24–25)
a‐ha (tracks 1–3, 6–8, 10–22)
remixer:
John Ratcliff (track 27)
writer:
Magne Furuholmen (tracks 1, 8–9, 11, 13–15, 17, 22–23, 25, 27)
Morten Harket (tracks 1, 5, 13–15, 22–23, 25, 27)
Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (tracks 1, 5, 8–9, 11–23, 25, 27)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (tracks 1–2, 4–10, 12–14, 16–25, 27)
ATV Music Ltd. (1984) (tracks 3, 26)
instrumental recording of:
Take On Me (track 25)
is the basis for:
Corporate Trash (tracks 1, 22, 25, 27)
later parody versions:
James 1:3 (tracks 1, 22, 25, 27)
Take On Me (Literal Video Version) (tracks 1, 22, 25, 27)
recording of:
And You Tell Me (track 7)
Dot the I (track 13)
Driftwood (track 12)
Go to Sleep (track 16)
Hunting High and Low (tracks 3, 26)
Love Is Reason (track 8)
Monday Mourning (track 17)
Never Never (track 19)
Nothing to It (track 15)
Take On Me (tracks 1, 22, 27)
The Blue Sky (track 4)
The Love Goodbye (track 14)
Train of Thought (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
4 Chords (Unicante 2013 version) (tracks 1, 22, 25, 27)