Various ‎– Best Of The Eighties - 108 Original Hits

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EMI Gold ‎– 7243 5 28435 2 7, EMI Gold ‎– 528 4352
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1-1 Talking Heads Road To Nowhere
Written-By – Frantz*, Byrne*, Harrison*, Weymouth*
4:04
1-2 The Stranglers Golden Brown
Written-By – Greenfield*, Cornwell*, Burnel*, Black*
3:28
1-3 Sinéad O'Connor Mandinka
Written-By – O'Connor*
3:48
1-4 The Proclaimers Letter From America
Written-By – Reid*, Reid*
4:02
1-5 Kirsty MacColl A New England
Written-By – Bragg*
3:39
1-6 Generation X (4) Dancing With Myself
Written-By – Idol*, James*
3:48
1-7 Talking Heads Wild Wild Life
Written-By – Byrne*
3:41
1-8 Blondie Call Me
Written-By – Harry*, Moroder*
3:30
1-9 Martha & The Muffins* Echo Beach
Written-By – Gane*
3:38
1-10 XTC Senses Working Overtime
Written-By – Partridge*
4:35
1-11 New Model Army 51st State
Written-By – Cartwright*, Harris*, Sullivan*, Heaton*
2:34
1-12 Killing Joke Love Like Blood
Written-By – Walker*, Coleman*, Ferguson*, Raven*
4:24
1-13 Sigue Sigue Sputnik Love Missile F1-11
Written-By – Degville*, Neal*, James*
3:44
1-14 The Vapors Turning Japanese
Written-By – Fenton*
3:45
1-15 Bow Wow Wow C30, C60, C90, Go!
Written-By – Babarossa*, Gorman*, MacLaren*, Ashmun*
3:02
1-16 Public Image Limited Rise
Written-By – Laswell*, Lydon*
6:18
1-17 Department S Is Vic There?
Written-By – Lloyd-Barnes, Lordan*
3:07
1-18 Jesus Jones Info-Freako
Written-By – Edwards*
2:50
2-1 Whitesnake Fool For Your Lovin'
Written-By – Marsden*, Coverdale*, Moody*
4:14
2-2 Saxon 747 (Strangers In The Night)
Written-By – Byford*, Oliver*, Quinn*, Gill*, Dawson*
3:44
2-3 Gary Moore Out In The Fields
Written-By – Moore*
4:17
2-4 Broken English Comin' On Strong
Written-By – Elson*
3:52
2-5 The Power Station Get It On
Written-By – Bolan*
3:46
2-6 Pat Benatar Love Is A Battlefield
Written-By – Knight*, Chapman*
4:11
2-7 Belinda Carlisle Heaven Is A Place On Earth
Written-By – Shipley*, Nowles*
4:05
2-8 Whitesnake Would I Lie To You
Written-By – Marsden*, Coverdale*, Moody*
4:30
2-9 John Waite Missing You
Written-By – Sandford*, Waite*, Leonard*
3:32
2-10 Kim Carnes Bette Davis Eyes
Written-By – Weiss*, De Shannon*
3:45
2-11 The Jets (2) Love Makes The World Go Round
Written-By – Jones*
3:01
2-12 Stevie Nicks Rooms On Fire
Written-By – Nowels*, Nicks*
4:39
2-13 Katrina & The Waves* Walking On Sunshine
Written-By – Rew*
3:41
2-14 Huey Lewis & The News Stuck With You
Written-By – Hayes*, Lewis*
4:28
2-15 Kim Wilde Kids In America
Written-By – M Wilde*, R Wilde*
3:29
2-16 Debbie Harry* French Kissin' In The USA
Written-By – Lorre*
4:12
2-17 Go West We Close Our Eyes
Written-By – Cox*, Drummie*
3:44
2-18 The Proclaimers Sunshine On Leith
Written-By – Reid*, Reid*
5:18
3-1 Culture Club Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Written-By – O'Dowd*, Moss*, Craig*, Hay*
4:24
3-2 Duran Duran Planet Earth
Written-By – A Taylor*, J Taylor*, Rhodes*, R Taylor*, Le Bon*
3:57
3-3 The Human League Mirror Man
Written-By – Burden*, Callis*, Oakley*
3:49
3-4 Heaven 17 (We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove Thing
Written-By – Gregory*, Marsh*, Ware*
4:12
3-5 OMD* Enola Gay
Written-By – McCluskey*
3:34
3-6 Ultravox Dancing With Tears In My Eyes
Written-By – Currie*, Cross*, Ure*, Cann*
4:07
3-7 Spandau Ballet True
Written-By – Kemp*
5:43
3-8 Japan Ghosts
Written-By – Sylvian*
4:32
3-9 China Crisis Black Man Ray
Written-By – Lundon*, Daly*, Johnson*
3:36
3-10 Midge Ure If I Was
Written-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
4:52
3-11 Kraftwerk The Model
Written-By – Schult*, Schneider*, Hutter*
3:40
3-12 Classix Nouveaux Is It A Dream
Written-By – Solo*
3:38
3-13 Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder Together In Electric Dreams
Written-By – Moroder*, Oakey*
3:52
3-14 Marc Almond & Gene Pitney Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
Written-By – Cook*, Greenaway*
4:41
3-15 Talk Talk It's My Life
Written-By – Hollis*, Friese-Greene*
3:54
3-16 Arcadia (3) Election Day
Written-By – Rhodes*, Taylor*, Le Bon*
4:29
3-17 Belouis Some Imagination
Written-By – Keighley*
3:35
3-18 Thomas Dolby She Blinded Me With Science
Written-By – Kerr*, Dolby*
3:41
4-1 Hot Chocolate It Started With A Kiss
Written-By – Brown*
4:03
4-2 Dr. Hook Sexy Eyes
Written-By – Waters*, Stegall*, Mather*
3:28
4-3 Danny Wilson (2) Mary's Prayer
Written-By – Clark*
3:49
4-4 Hue & Cry Labour Of Love
Written-By – G Kane*, P Kane*
3:34
4-5 UB40 Cherry Oh Baby
Written-By – Donaldson*
3:19
4-6 The Colour Field* Thinking Of You
Written-By – Hall*, Lyons*
3:29
4-7 Cutting Crew (I Just) Died In Your Arms
Written-By – Eede*
4:25
4-8 Paul Carrack When You Walk In The Room
Written-By – De Shannon*
3:31
4-9 Climie Fisher Love Changes (Everything)
Written-By – Morgan*, Fisher*, Climie*
4:29
4-10 Kate Bush Babooshka
Written-By – Bush*
3:29
4-11 Julian Lennon Too Late For Goodbyes
Written-By – Lennon*
3:30
4-12 Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack Tonight I Celebrate My Love
Written-By – Goffin*, Masser*
3:31
4-13 David Grant & Jaki Graham Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
Written-By – Steals*, Steals*
4:18
4-14 Loose Ends Hangin' On A String (Contemplating)
Written-By – McIntosh*, Eugene*, Nichol*
3:37
4-15 Freddie Jackson Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
Written-By – Jones*
4:05
4-16 Fun Boy Three, The* Tunnel Of Love
Written-By – Golding*, Staples*, Hall*
3:08
4-17 Go West Goodbye Girl
Written-By – Cox*, Drummie*
4:34
4-18 Marillion Lavender
Written-By – Dick*, Kelly*, Trewavas*, Rothery*
3:41
5-1 Technotronic Pump Up The Jam
Written-By – Kamosi*, De Quincy*
3:37
5-2 Paul Hardcastle Nineteen
Written-By – McCord*, Oldfield*, Hardcastle*, Coutourie*
3:33
5-3 Adeva Respect
Written-By – Redding*
4:02
5-4 Hazell Dean Searchin' (I Gotta Find A Man)
Written-By – Stephens*
3:40
5-5 Evelyn 'Champagne' King* Hold On To What You've Got
Written-By – Dozier*, Sylvers III*
4:02
5-6 Brother Beyond The Harder I Try
Written-By – Stock/Aitken/Waterman*
3:29
5-7 Mel & Kim Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
Written-By – Stock/Aitken/Waterman*
3:34
5-8 Kym Mazelle Got To Get You Back
Written-By – Rogers*, Jefferson*
3:15
5-9 Linx So This Is Romance
Written-By – Grant*, Martin*
4:01
5-10 Jaki Graham Round And Round
Written-By – Bramble*
4:19
5-11 Living In A Box Living In A Box
Written-By – Marcus*, Piggot*
3:05
5-12 Beggar & Co* (Somebody) Help Me Out
Written-By – Baptiste*, Wellington*, McKreith*
3:37
5-13 The Whispers And The Beat Goes On
Written-By – Sylvers*, Shockley*, Shelby*
3:24
5-14 Midnight Star Midas Touch
Written-By – Watson*, Williams*
5:09
5-15 Phil Fearon & Galaxy What Do I Do
Written-By – Fearon*
3:30
5-16 BB & Q Band* On The Beat
Written-By – Malavais*, Slade*
3:48
5-17 Re-Flex (2) The Politics Of Dancing
Written-By – Fishman*
3:47
5-18 Brass Construction Music Makes You Feel Like Dancing
Written-By – Payton*
6:30
6-1 The Special AKA Nelson Mandela
Written-By – Dammers*
4:11
6-2 The Bodysnatchers Let's Do Rock Steady
Written-By – The Bodysnatchers, Thompson*
2:56
6-3 Ziggy Marley Tomorrow People
Written-By – Marley*
3:56
6-4 Maxi Priest Wild World
Written-By – Stevens*
3:34
6-5 Soul II Soul Keep On Moving
Written-By – Romeo*
3:38
6-6 Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Too Many Games
Written-By – Beverly*
4:00
6-7 Sly Fox Let's Go All The Way
Written-By – Cooper*
3:49
6-8 The Specials Ghost Town
Written-By – Dammers*
3:41
6-9 Fun Boy Three & Bananarama It Ain't What You Do It's The Way That You Do It
Written-By – Young*, Oliver*
2:49
6-10 Dexy's Midnight Runners* Geno
Written-By – Archer*, Rowland*
3:28
6-11 J. Geils Band* Centerfield
Written-By – Justman*
3:38
6-12 Toto Coelo I Eat Cannibals
Written-By – Blue*, Greedus*, Nicolson*
3:32
6-13 Toni Basil Mickey
Written-By – Chapman*, Chinn*
4:10
6-14 Kajagoogoo Too Shy
Written-By – Hamill*, Strode*, Beggs*, Askew*, Neale*
3:44
6-15 Limahl Never Ending Story
Written-By – Moroder*, Forsey*
3:32
6-16 Showaddywaddy Blue Moon
Written-By – Rodgers/Hart*
2:17
6-17 Sheena Easton 9 To 5
Written-By – Palmer*
3:18
6-18 Kim Wilde Water On Glass
Written-By – M Wilde*, R Wilde*
3:36

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This Compilation CD Album
℗ 2000 The copyright in this compilation is owned by EMI Records Limited.
© 2000 EMI Records Limited.

Printed in the EU and Distributed under the EMI Gold Label.

7243 <em>5 28435 2</em> 7

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 24352 84352 7
  • Other (UK Distribution Code): 528 4352
  • Other (F Distribution Code): PM
  • Other (Disc 1): 528 4362
  • Other (Disc 2): 528 4372
  • Other (Disc 3): 528 4382
  • Other (Disc 4): 528 4392
  • Other (Disc 5): 528 4402
  • Other (Disc 6): 528 4412
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 5284362 2 : 1 : 4 EMI UK
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 5284372 1 : 1 : 4 EMI UK
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 5284382 1 : 1 : 4 EMI UK
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 4): 5284392 1 : 1 : 2 EMI UK
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 5): 5284402 2 : 1 : 3 EMI UK
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 6): 5284412 1 : 1 : 1 EMI UK
  • Label Code: LC 0542

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