Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Disco Inferno The Trammps 5 3:38
2 Nutbusch City Limits Ike & Tina Turner 2:56
3 Stoned Love The Supremes 4:20
4 Greased Lightnin' John Travolta 3:05
5 Sugar Baby Love The Rubettes 3:24
6 Rose Garden Lynn Anderson 2:52
7 Ladies Night Kool & the Gang 3:39
8 Sweet Talkin' Woman Electric Light Orchestra 2:06
9 Papa Was a Rolling Stone The Temptations 7:12
10 Blanket on the Ground Billie Jo Spears 3:29
11 Lonely Boy Andrew Gold 5 4:27
12 Heartbeat Humble Pie 2:33
13 Get Down Tonight KC and the Sunshine Band 4:47
14 Jingo Santana 9:52
15 Rainbow Marmalade 3:12
16 Sacremento (A Wonderful Town) Middle of the Road 3:02
17 Rhinestone Cowboy Glen Campbell 2:53
18 Get Dancin' Disco Tex & The Sex-O-Lettes 3:48
19 Stand by Your Man Tammy Wynette 2:53
20 My Sweet Rosalie / Oh Boy Brotherhood of Man 3:04
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 In the Summertime Mungo Jerry 3.35 3:29
2 Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep Middle of the Road 3 2:33
3 Love Really Hurts Without You Billy Ocean 3:10
4 Giving Up, Giving In The Three Degrees 3:55
5 Juke Box Jive The Rubettes 2:57
6 Boogie Oogie Oogie A Taste of Honey 5:28
7 Beg, Steel or Borrow The New Seekers 2:46
8 Summer (The First Time) Bobby Goldsboro 4:39
9 Boogie Nights Heatwave 4.75 3:38
10 Rosetta Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames 2:50
11 Nathan Jones The Supremes 1:47
12 You Little Trustmaker The Tymes 2:39
13 Don't Bring Me Down Electric Light Orchestra 4.7 4:07
14 Rubberband Man The Spinners 3:42
15 Keeper of the Castle Four Tops 1:54
16 Confusion Electric Light Orchestra 1:55
17 Something's Burning Kenny Rogers 3:54
18 Dancin' on a Saturday Night Barry Blue 3:07
19 Oh Babe What Would You Say Hurricane Smith 5 3:20
20 Don't Leave Me This Way Thelma Houston 4:09
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tiger Feet Mud 3:44
2 I Only Want to Be With You Bay City Rollers 3:03
3 Teenage Rampage Brian Connolly’s Sweet 3:34
4 Here It Comes Again The Fortunes 3:01
5 When Will I See You Again The Three Degrees 2:53
6 I'm Stone in Love With You The Stylistics 3:14
7 Sing Don't Speak Blackfoot Sue 2:46
8 Hang on in There Baby Johnny Bristol & Liz Lands 3:50
9 Love Grows Edison Lighthouse 3 2:33
10 Magic Pilot 5 2:59
11 In Zaire Johnny Wakelin 3:36
12 (Everybody) Get Dancin' Bombers 3:11
13 Betcha by Golly Now The Stylistics 4:15
14 Never Let Her Slip Away Andrew Gold 5 3:25
15 Native New Yorker Odyssey 3:51
16 Cuba Gibson Brothers 3:48
17 Beautiful Sunday Daniel Boone 3:11
18 Feel the Need in Me Detroit Emeralds 4 3:18
19 Flip Jesse Green 3:16
20 Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head B.J. Thomas 4 2:53

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Michael Botts (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
cowbell:
Andrew Gold (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
tambourine:
Andrew Gold (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
synthesizer [Arp String Ensemble]:
Brock Walsh (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
guitar:
Dan Dugmore (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
guitar [Lead Guitar]:
Waddy (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
bass:
Kenny Edwards (Bryndle/Stone Poneys/Linda Ronstadt) (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
electric piano:
Brock Walsh (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
piano:
Andrew Gold (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
handclaps:
Peter Asher (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
Andrew Gold (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
bell [Sleigh]:
Michael Botts (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
arranger:
David Van dePitte (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Dennis Kirk (track 11)
Greg Ladanyi (track 11)
background vocals:
Linda Ronstadt (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
composer:
Roger Bowling (track 10)
Andrew Gold (track 11)
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Tony Romeo (track 20)
Joe South (track 6)
Barrett Strong (track 9)
Tina Turner (track 2)
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
Tony Waddington (track 5)
engineer:
Val Garay (track 11)
John Mackswith (English sound engineer) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Jean Terrell (track 3)
lyricist:
Wayne Bickerton (track 5)
Roger Bowling (track 10)
Andrew Gold (track 11)
Jeff Lynne (track 8)
Tony Romeo (track 20)
Joe South (track 6)
Barrett Strong (track 9)
Tina Turner (track 2)
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
premiered by:
The Rubettes (1974-01) (track 5)
producer:
Peter Asher (track 11)
Wayne Bickerton (track 5)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 3)
vocals:
Andrew Gold (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
writer:
Ronald Bell (track 7)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 7)
William Campbell (track 15)
Warren Casey (track 4)
Bob Crewe (track 18)
Leroy Green (disco/soul songwriter) (track 1)
Tony Hiller (track 20)
Jim Jacobs (track 4)
Ron Kersey (track 1)
Martin Lee (singer, of UK pop group Brotherhood of Man) (track 20)
Thomas McAleese (track 15)
Kenny Nolan (track 18)
Yennek Samoht (track 3)
Lee Sheriden (track 20)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 10)
Arlovol Music (track 5)
Budde Music Inc. (US publisher) (track 5)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 2, 8)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 8)
Huh-Music (track 2)
Luckyu Music (track 11)
Reservoir 416 (track 1)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 6)
Unart Music Corp. (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (track 5)
Jet Music Inc. (1977) (track 8)
ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (2021-07-01 –) (track 8)
recorded at:
Sound Factory (1969–1980) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Rose Garden (track 6)
is the basis for:
Burning (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Rumarimprempsa (track 5)
later translated versions:
Jardín de rosas (track 6)
Sugar Baby Love (track 5)
Sugar Baby Love (Japanese version) (track 5)
later versions:
En dans på rosor (track 6)
Trop beau (track 5)
medley including a recording of:
My Sweet Rosalie (track 20)
part of:
Grease (track 4)
recording of:
Disco Inferno (track 1)
Get Dancin’ (track 18)
Ladies’ Night (track 7)
Rainbow (track 15)
Stoned Love (track 3)
Sugar Baby Love (The Rubettes) (track 5)
Lonely Boy (1976-03 – 1976-10) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (tracks 5, 9)
The Grease Megamix (order: 2) (track 4)
Grease! (medley suite for full orchestra, arr. Calvin Custer) (order: 3) (track 4)

CD 2

clarinet:
Richard Tandy (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
bass guitar:
Kelly Groucutt (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
strings arranger:
Jeff Lynne (track 13)
Louis Clark (track 13)
Richard Tandy (track 13)
synthesizer:
Richard Tandy (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
Jeff Lynne (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
electric piano:
Richard Tandy (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
electric guitar:
Jeff Lynne (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
percussion:
Bev Bevan (English rock drummer) (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
piano:
Richard Tandy (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
Jeff Lynne (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
arranger:
Hurricane Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (track 19)
choir vocals:
Kelly Groucutt (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
Jeff Lynne (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
choir vocals arranger:
Jeff Lynne (track 13)
Louis Clark (track 13)
Richard Tandy (track 13)
composer:
Mac Davis (US country singer, songwriter & actor) (track 17)
Ray Dorset (track 1)
Ben Findon (track 3)
Bobby Goldsboro (track 8)
Christopher Mark Jackson (funk/soul songwriter, active in the ’60s and ’70s) (track 12)
Jeff Lynne (tracks 13, 16)
Eileen Smith (wrote “Oh Babe, What Would you Say”) (track 19)
Rod Temperton (track 9)
Wayne Bickerton (track 5)
Giorgio Moroder (track 4)
Lally Stott (track 2)
Tony Waddington (track 5)
conductor:
Hurricane Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (track 19)
Louis Clark (track 13)
engineer:
Mack (track 13)
lead vocals:
Jeff Lynne (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
lyricist:
Pete Bellotte (track 4)
Mac Davis (US country singer, songwriter & actor) (track 17)
Ray Dorset (track 1)
Ben Findon (track 3)
Bobby Goldsboro (track 8)
Christopher Mark Jackson (funk/soul songwriter, active in the ’60s and ’70s) (track 12)
Jeff Lynne (tracks 13, 16)
Eileen Smith (wrote “Oh Babe, What Would you Say”) (track 19)
Rod Temperton (track 9)
Lally Stott (1971) (track 2)
producer:
Barry Murray (track 1)
Jeff Lynne (track 13)
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (tracks 9, 18)
solo saxophone:
Frank Hardcastle (saxophonist) (track 19)
vocals:
Cynthia Garrison (track 4)
Valerie Holiday (track 4)
Helen Scott (track 4)
writer:
Thom Bell (keyboards, songwriter, producer) (track 14)
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 18)
Linda Creed (track 14)
Kenneth Gamble (track 20)
Cary Gilbert (track 20)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 20)
Perry L. Kibble (track 6)
Dennis Lambert (track 15)
Brian Potter (US songwriter & producer) (track 15)
Lynsey de Paul (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Castle Copyrights Ltd. (1970) (track 1)
Crimson Copyrights Ltd. (1973) (track 18)
GTO Records (1976) (track 9)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (1976) (track 9)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1979) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1979) (track 13)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (2005) (track 13)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 18)
Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
April Music (track 4)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (USA) (track 19)
Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher) (track 9)
EMI April Music Inc. (tracks 13, 16)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 13, 16)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 13)
Heath Levy Music (track 4)
Jet Music Inc. (track 13)
Our Music Ltd. (possibly aka Our Music Ltd., associated mostly with Mungo Jerry) (track 1)
Polygon Publishing Ltd. (tracks 13, 16)
Rodsongs (track 9)
Sony Music Publishing (worldwide except Japan, ended 1995) (track 1)
Tincabell Music (track 9)
Universal Music Publishing (Use ONLY if no country-specific information is available) (track 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 2, 9)
Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 14, 20)
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 9)
イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部 (– 2021-06-30) (tracks 13, 16)
ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (2021-07-01 –) (tracks 13, 16)
recorded at:
Musicland Studios (Munich) in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
earliest release:
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
Sunshine by The Avalanches (track 8)
cover recording of:
Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (Lally Stott / Middle of the Road) (track 2)
Don’t Leave Me This Way (Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes song) (track 20)
is the basis for:
Hyttetur (track 1)
紅日我愛你 (track 1)
later parody versions:
Don't Bring Me Cows (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
In the Wintertime (track 1)
later translated versions:
Kesäaikaan (track 1)
Magot Tcheri (track 1)
later versions:
Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep (Poco Loco version) (track 2)
recording of:
Boogie Oogie Oogie (track 6)
Confusion (track 16)
In the Summertime (track 1)
Juke Box Jive (track 5)
Something's Burning (track 17)
The Rubberband Man (track 14)
Boogie Nights (1976) (track 9)
Don’t Bring Me Down (1979-03 – 1979-04) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 9)
Stars on 45 (12″ single) (order: 2) (track 9)
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (order: 5) (track 20)

CD 3

synthesizer:
Andrew Gold (1978) (track 14)
percussion:
Andrew Gold (1978) (track 14)
Brock Walsh (1978) (track 14)
saxophone:
Ernie Watts (jazz and blues saxophonist) (1978) (track 14)
assistant engineer:
George Ybara (track 14)
background vocals:
Andrew Gold (1978) (track 14)
John David Souther (1978) (track 14)
Brock Walsh (1978) (track 14)
composer:
Johnny W. Bristol (track 8)
Andrew Gold (track 14)
Abrim Tilmon (track 18)
Burt Bacharach (track 20)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (tracks 1, 3)
Nicky Chinn (tracks 1, 3)
engineer:
Dennis Kirk (track 14)
Greg Ladanyi (track 14)
lyricist:
Johnny W. Bristol (track 8)
Hal David (track 20)
Andrew Gold (track 14)
Abrim Tilmon (track 18)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 1)
Nicky Chinn (track 1)
producer:
Alan Parsons (of The Alan Parsons Project) (track 10)
Brock Walsh (track 14)
Andrew Gold (track 14)
writer:
Daniel Boone (track 17)
Kenneth Gamble (track 5)
Mike Hawker (track 2)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 5)
Jean Kluger (Belgian producer, publisher, songwriter) (track 16)
Sandy Linzer (track 15)
Billy Lyall (track 10)
Tony Macaulay (track 9)
Barry Mason (English songwriter) (track 9)
Rod McQueen (track 17)
David Paton (track 10)
Denny Randell (track 15)
Ivor Raymonde (track 2)
Daniel Vangarde (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 9)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1974) (track 10)
publisher:
BMG Music Publishing (NYC-based headquarters, with national subsidiaries under it) (track 1)
BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. (Hal David) (not for release label use!) (track 20)
Bushka Music (publishing) (track 8)
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 2)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 10)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 10, 17)
Featherbed Music (track 15)
Linz Music (US work publisher) (track 15)
Luckyu Music (track 14)
Mighty Three Music (track 5)
PW Arrangements (track 20)
Universal Music Corp. (USA, affiliated with ASCAP) (track 20)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 5, 8, 15, 18)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 5)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 15)
ミュージック・セールス (Japan, subsidiary of Shinko Music Entertainment) (track 15)
Chappell & Co. (– 1987) (track 2)
ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (2021-07-01 –) (track 17)
mixed at:
Sound Factory (1969–1980) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1978) (track 14)
recorded at:
Sound Factory (1969–1980) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1978) (track 14)
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 42) (order: 36) (track 20)
cover recording of:
I Only Want to Be With You (Dusty Springfield song) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Llorarás (track 20)
Talk About You (track 2)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Rägejodel (track 20)
later translated versions:
Het regent (track 20)
Kaunis sunnuntai (track 17)
Radio好知己 (track 2)
When Will I See You Again (Japanese version) (track 5)
Прекрасное воскресенье («Воскресенье — радостный день, пусть исчезнет ссор наших тень…») (track 17)
好彩又到Sunday (track 17)
幾時再見 (track 5)
later versions:
recording of:
Beautiful Sunday (track 17)
Cuba (track 16)
Feel the Need in Me (track 18)
Magic (track 10)
Native New Yorker (track 15)
Teenage Rampage (track 3)
Tiger Feet (track 1)
Never Let Her Slip Away (1978) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
NYC Medley (order: 6) (track 15)