Madness ‎– Complete Madness

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Virgin ‎– HITCD 1
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CD, Compilation
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1 Embarrassment
Written-By – Thompson*, Barson*
2:59
2 Shut Up
Written-By – Foreman*, McPherson*
2:49
3 My Girl
Written-By – Barson*
2:39
4 Baggy Trousers
Written-By – Foreman*, McPherson*, Barson*
2:27
5 It Must Be Love
Written-By – Labbi Siffre*
3:19
6 The Prince
Producer – Clive LangerWritten-By – Thompson*
2:28
7 Bed And Breakfast Man
Written-By – Barson*
2:29
8 Night Boat To Cairo
Written-By – McPherson*, Barson*
3:21
9 House Of Fun
Written-By – Thompson*, Barson*
2:48
10 One Step Beyond
Producer – Clive LangerWritten-By – Campbell*
2:18
11 Cardiac Arrest
Written-By – Smash*, Foreman*
2:53
12 Grey Day
Written-By – Barson*
3:33
13 Take It Or Leave It
Written-By – Thompson*, Barson*
3:18
14 In The City
Written-By – Crutchfield*, Smash*, Foreman*, Inoue*, McPherson*, Barson*
2:56
15 Madness
Producer – Clive LangerWritten-By – Campbell*
2:36
16 The Return Of The Los Palmas 7
Written-By – Woodgate*, Bedford*, Barson*
2:33

Credits

Notes

"Complete Madness. 16 hit tracks!"

3, 6, 7, 8, 10 & 15: ℗ 1979 Virgin Records
1, 4, 13 & 16: ℗ 1980 Virgin Records
2, 5, 11 & 12: ℗ 1981 Virgin Records
9 & 14: ℗ 1982 Virgin Records
All tracks published by Nutty Sounds/Warner Bros. Music except tracks 5 - MAM (Music Publishing) Ltd., 10 & 15 - Melodisc Music Ltd.
℗ 1982 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 1985 Virgin Records Ltd.
Manufactured in West Germany

This CD plays exactly as the original LP in that the tracks are edited closely together. Remastered versions of the CD use the full versions of the songs with more space between the tracks. Running time 45:36 compared with the remaster 47:24.

Initially released by Stiff Records (HIT TV1) but then licensed to Virgin UK for this CD reissue.
Collects the first dozen A-sides from 1979 to 1982 plus some flipsides and album tracks.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 012981 000127
  • Barcode (String): 5012981000127
  • Matrix / Runout: HIT CD1 MPO 01
  • Other: AAD

Other Versions (5 of 58) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
HIT-TV1 Madness Complete Madness(LP, Comp, CBS) Stiff Records HIT-TV1 UK 1982 Sell This Version
KL 0842 Madness Complete Madness (16 Hit Tracks)(Cass, Comp) ZKP RTVL KL 0842 Yugoslavia 1982 Sell This Version
HIT-TV1 Madness Complete Madness(LP, Comp) Stiff Records HIT-TV1 Israel 1982 Sell This Version
07243 5 90901 2 2, 07243 590901 2 2 Madness Complete Madness(CD, Comp, Copy Prot., RM) Virgin, EMI 07243 5 90901 2 2, 07243 590901 2 2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
Hit-TV 1, VLP-18 Madness Madness "Al Completo"(LP, Comp) Stiff Records, Victoria Hit-TV 1, VLP-18 Spain 1982 Sell This Version

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