Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Wild Boys Duran Duran 4.5 4:19
2 Gold Spandau Ballet 4 3:54
3 Call Me Blondie 4.45 3:32
4 I Get Weak Belinda Carlisle 5 4:15
5 Heart and Soul T’Pau 4:16
6 Play to Win Heaven 17 3:35
7 Dancing With Tears in My Eyes Ultravox 5 4:11
8 King in a Catholic Style (Wake Up) China Crisis 4:23
9 Today Talk Talk 3:28
10 Kids in America Kim Wilde 4.35 3:25
11 Mony Mony Billy Idol 3.5 5:01
12 Get It On (Bang a Gong) The Power Station 5 3:47
13 Our Lips Are Sealed Fun Boy Three 3 2:53
14 Too Shy Kajagoogoo 4.25 3:44
15 Don't Go Yazoo 5 3:02
16 Together in Electric Dreams Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder 3:51
17 Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune) It’s Immaterial 5 3:51
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Do You Really Want to Hurt Me Culture Club 4:29
2 If It Happens Again UB40 3:44
3 Keep on Movin' Soul II Soul feat. Caron Wheeler 3:42
4 Good Life Inner City 4:03
5 It Ain't What You Do It's the Way That You Do It Fun Boy Three & Bananarama 2:49
6 We Don't Have to Take Our Clothes Off Jermaine Stewart 4:05
7 You Sexy Thing Hot Chocolate 4 4:04
8 Solid Ashford & Simpson 2.5 3:22
9 F.L.M. Mel & Kim 3:33
10 Echo Beach Martha and the Muffins 4 3:37
11 Too Late for Goodbyes Julian Lennon 3:31
12 Living in a Box Living in a Box 2.65 3:03
13 Geno Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:28
14 Some Guys Have All the Luck Maxi Priest 3:36
15 Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin) Scritti Politti 3 4:48
16 Everything I Own Boy George 2 3:57
17 Walking on Sunshine Katrina and the Waves 4 2:47
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (Keep Feeling) Fascination The Human League 4 3:46
2 Promised You a Miracle Simple Minds 3:59
3 (Forever) Live and Die Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 1.5 3:31
4 We Came to Dance Ultravox 5 4:05
5 (I Just) Died in Your Arms Cutting Crew 3 4:25
6 Is It a Dream Classix Nouveaux 3:38
7 Love Changes (Everything) Climie Fisher 4:28
8 Thinking of You The Colourfield 3:29
9 Turning Japanese The Vapors 4.2 3:44
10 We Close Our Eyes Go West 3:42
11 I Don't Want to Be a Hero Johnny Hates Jazz 3:27
12 You Little Thief Feargal Sharkey 5:05
13 Kiss Me Stephen Duffy 3:32
14 Hands to Heaven Breathe 4:18
15 Mary's Prayer Danny Wilson 3:46
16 Calling All the Heroes It Bites 4:04

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Clem Burke (track 3)
Tony Thompson (Drummer, best known for his work in CHIC) (track 12)
Chris North (UK drummer of The Enid) (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
bass guitar:
Nigel Harrison (track 3)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 12)
Martin Russell (recording engineer, producer, composer & musician) (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
membranophone:
John Keeble (1982) (track 2)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 3)
Chris Stein (track 3)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 12)
Francis Lickerish (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
James Stevenson (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Steve Stewart (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Gary Kemp (1982) (track 2)
bass:
Martin Kemp (UK actor, musician, bassist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 2)
bass, guitar and synthesizer:
John Wilson (Guitarist) (track 6)
percussion:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 2)
percussion, saxophone and synthesizer:
Ian Craig Marsh (track 6)
percussion, piano and synthesizer:
Martyn Ware (track 6)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 3)
Robert John Godfrey (member of The Enid) (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Calvin Hayes (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Jess Bailey (1982) (track 2)
saxophone:
Steve Norman (UK saxophonist/percussionist for Spandau Ballet) (1982) (track 2)
audio engineer:
Jason Corsaro (track 1)
background vocals:
Martyn Ware (track 6)
Ricky Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
composer:
Simon Brenner (UK musician, member of Talk Talk) (track 9)
Lee Harris (track 9)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 6)
Giorgio Moroder (track 16)
Martyn Ware (track 6)
Paul Webb (UK bassist for Talk Talk/O.rang, aka Rustin Man) (track 9)
Marc Bolan (track 12)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 15)
Glenn Gregory (track 6)
Mark Hollis (track 9)
Gary Kemp (track 2)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
engineer:
John Fryer (British producer and engineer) (track 15)
Eric Radcliffe (track 15)
Stephen Stewart (engineer, guitarist of The Enid) (track 10)
Steve Stewart (track 10)
Jason Corsaro (tracks 1, 12)
lead vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 3)
Glenn Gregory (track 6)
Billy Idol (track 11)
Robert Palmer (English singer-songwriter) (track 12)
Kim Wilde (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Tony Hadley (1982) (track 2)
lyricist:
Marc Bolan (track 12)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 15)
Glenn Gregory (track 6)
Mark Hollis (track 9)
Gary Kemp (track 2)
Philip Oakey (track 16)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 4)
mixer:
Bernard Edwards (track 12)
Jason Corsaro (track 12)
performer:
Spandau Ballet (1982) (track 2)
producer:
B.E.F. (track 6)
Walter Becker (track 8)
David Byrne (Talking Heads) (track 13)
Duran Duran (English rock band) (track 1)
Bernard Edwards (track 12)
Steve Jolley (track 2)
Daniel Miller (founder of Mute Records) (track 15)
Giorgio Moroder (track 3)
Rick Nowels (track 4)
Nick Rhodes (track 14)
Nile Rodgers (track 1)
Spandau Ballet (track 2)
Tony Swain (track 2)
Colin Thurston (track 14)
Peter Walsh (UK producer) (track 6)
Ricky Wilde (track 10)
Vince Clarke (member of Erasure, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, ...) (track 15)
remixer:
Fun Boy Three (track 13)
Jeremy Green (track 13)
vocals:
Alison Moyet (track 15)
writer:
Steve Askew (track 14)
Nick Beggs (track 14)
Bobby Bloom (tracks 11, 11)
John Campbell (of It's Immaterial & Yachts) (track 17)
Warren Cann (track 7)
Ritchie Cordell (tracks 11, 11)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 7)
Billy Currie (track 7)
Gary Daly (track 8)
Carol Decker (track 5)
Bo Gentry (tracks 11, 11)
Terence Edward Hall (track 13)
Christopher Hamill (track 14)
Deborah Harry (track 3)
Tommy James (tracks 11, 11)
Gazza Johnson (track 8)
Simon John Charles Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 1)
Eddie Lundon (track 8)
Giorgio Moroder (track 3)
Nick Rhodes (track 1)
Ron Rogers (Ronald Phillip Rogers, T'Pau) (track 5)
Jez Strode (track 14)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 1)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 1)
Roger Andrew Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 1)
Midge Ure (track 7)
Jarvis Whitehead (track 17)
Jane Wiedlin (track 13)
Marty Wilde (track 10)
Ricky Wilde (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Cherry Red Records Ltd (Do not use as label, use only for copyright and distribution credits.) (track 10)
Chrysalis Records Ltd. (not for release label use! company behind the Chrysalis imprint) (track 3)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (1998) (track 3)
publisher:
BMG Monarch (track 3)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 3)
Exitglen Ltd. (track 1)
Hintcrest Ltd. (track 1)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 7)
Noticevale Ltd. (track 1)
Sony/ATV Melody (track 3)
mixed at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 10)
recorded at:
Westlake Audio (former name of Westlake Recording Studios) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1979) (track 3)
has remixes:
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
music videos:
Mony, Mony (live) by Billy Idol (track 11)
sampled by:
Extension (part of “Nite:Life 016” DJ‐mix) by Joey Beltram (track 15)
Victor by Syndicate (track 10)
part of:
TV Cream: Real 100 Best Singles Ever (number: 55) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Get It On (Bang a Gong) (track 12)
Mony Mony (track 11)
Our Lips Are Sealed (track 13)
is the basis for:
噴火 (track 12)
later parody versions:
Alimony (tracks 11, 11)
Gideon (track 12)
Jonah Jonah (tracks 11, 11)
Kids in Tyne & Wear (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Heil Humppa (track 10)
later translated versions:
Jouni Jouni (tracks 11, 11)
Kaupungin lapset (track 10)
Llamame (Call Me) (track 3)
Soita mulle (track 3)
live cover recording of:
Mony Mony (track 11)
recording of:
Call Me (track 3)
Don’t Go (track 15)
Heart and Soul (track 5)
I Get Weak (track 4)
Play to Win (track 6)
The Wild Boys (track 1)
Today (track 9)
Too Shy (track 14)
Kids in America (1980 – 1981) (track 10)
Gold (1982) (track 2)

CD 2

recorded in:
U.S.A. (track 8)
drums (drum set):
Steve Ferrone (track 15)
synthesizer [Fairlight] programming:
EBN (synthesizer programmer) (track 15)
guitar:
Paul Jackson, Jnr. (track 15)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (track 15)
David Frank (track 15)
David Gamson (track 15)
drum machine programming:
Fred Maher (track 15)
arranger:
David Gamson (track 15)
Green Gartside (track 15)
assistant engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 10)
background vocals:
Tawatha Agee (track 15)
B.J. Nelson (track 15)
Fonzi Thornton (track 15)
composer:
Kimberley Rew (track 17)
Jeff Fortgang (track 14)
Mark Gane (track 10)
Green Gartside (track 15)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 16)
Jazzie B (track 3)
Julian Lennon (track 11)
Steve Piggott (track 12)
Marcus Vere (track 12)
engineer:
Lew Hahn (track 15)
Barry Hammond (track 13)
Richard Manwaring (track 10)
Jason Corsaro (track 15)
lyricist:
Jeff Fortgang (track 14)
Mark Gane (track 10)
Green Gartside (track 15)
David Gates (singer/songwriter, lead singer of Bread) (track 16)
Jazzie B (track 3)
Julian Lennon (track 11)
Steve Piggott (track 12)
Marcus Vere (track 12)
Kimberley Rew (1983) (track 17)
mixer:
Jason Corsaro (track 15)
producer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 8)
Pat Collier (track 17)
Mike Howlett (track 10)
Katrina and the Waves (British-American rock band) (track 17)
Stewart Levine (track 16)
Arif Mardin (track 15)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 7)
Valerie Simpson (track 8)
Pete Wingfield (keyboardist) (track 13)
vocals:
Green Gartside (track 15)
writer:
Matt Aitken (track 9)
Al Archer (track 13)
Nickolas Ashford (track 8)
George O’Dowd (track 1)
Errol Brown (track 7)
Mikey Craig (track 1)
Preston Glass (track 6)
Paris Grey (track 4)
Roy Hay (Member of Culture Club and composer for film and television) (track 1)
Roy Holmon (track 4)
Jon Moss (track 1)
Sy Oliver (track 5)
Kevin Rowland (track 13)
Ann Saunderson (track 4)
Kevin Saunderson (track 4)
Valerie Simpson (track 8)
Mike Stock (of Stock Aitken Waterman) (track 9)
Pete Waterman (track 9)
Tony Wilson (bassist/songwriter, member of Hot Chocolate) (track 7)
Trummy Young (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1975) (track 7)
Dindisc Ltd (1980) (track 10)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 15)
Capitol Records Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (1984) (track 8)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 16)
produced for:
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 15)
Drive On Music (track 4)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 1)
Jouissance Music (track 15)
Kyboside Music (track 17)
Megasongs (track 17)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 17)
Virgin Songs (track 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 15)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (1980) (track 10)
recorded at:
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1979-08) (track 10)
DJ-mixes:
Dance Mix One by Dakeyne (track 7)
has remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
cover recording of:
Everything I Own (track 16)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Scharfes Ding (track 7)
Égoïste (track 10)
later versions:
Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? (Violent Femmes version) (track 1)
recording of:
Echo Beach (track 10)
F.L.M. (track 9)
Geno (track 13)
Good Life (track 4)
Keep On Movin’ (track 3)
Living in a Box (track 12)
Solid (track 8)
Walking on Sunshine (track 17)
You Sexy Thing (1975) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 17)

CD 3

composer:
Gary Clark (track 15)
Clark Datchler (track 11)
Stephen Duffy (track 13)
Nick Van Eede (track 5)
David Fenton (track 9)
Sal Solo (track 6)
lyricist:
Gary Clark (track 15)
Clark Datchler (track 11)
Stephen Duffy (track 13)
Nick Van Eede (track 5)
David Fenton (track 9)
Sal Solo (track 6)
mixer:
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 3)
producer:
Stephen Hague (track 3)
Martin Rushent (track 1)
recording engineer:
Tom Lord‐Alge (track 3)
remixer:
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 1)
writer:
Charlie Burchill (track 2)
Jo Callis (track 1)
Warren Cann (track 4)
Simon Climie (track 7)
Peter Cox (Artist and songwriter) (track 10)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 4)
Billy Currie (track 4)
Richard Drummie (track 10)
Rob Fisher (British keyboardist and half of the 80s synthpop duo Naked Eyes) (track 7)
Derek Forbes (track 2)
David Glasper (track 14)
Terry Hall (track 8)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 3)
Jim Kerr (of Simple Minds) (track 2)
Marcus Lillington (track 14)
Toby Lyons (track 8)
Michael MacNeil (track 2)
Dennis Morgan (US songwriter) (track 7)
Philip Oakey (track 1)
Midge Ure (track 4)
Graham Weir (track 3)
Neil Weir (track 3)
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 7)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 7)
mixed at:
recorded at:
has remixes:
music videos:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
recording of:
Hands to Heaven (track 14)
Is It a Dream? (track 6)
Kiss Me (track 13)
Mary’s Prayer (track 15)
Thinking of You (track 8)
Turning Japanese (track 9)
We Came to Dance (track 4)
We Close Our Eyes (track 10)

Release

ASIN:UK: B0017SEUL4 [info]