Various ‎– The Ultimate Alternative 80s

Label:
EMI Gold ‎– 50999 404018 2 9, EMI ‎– 50999 404018 2 9
Series:
The Ultimate: – 50999 404018 2 9
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2 × CD, Compilation
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1-1 The Human League The Sound Of The Crowd
Written-By – Ian Burden, Phil Oakey*
1-2 Ultravox Reap The Wild Wind
Written-By – Billy Currie, Chris Allen*, Midge Ure, Warren Cann
1-3 Arcadia (3) Election Day
Written-By – Nick Rhodes, Roger Taylor, Simon Le Bon
1-4 Heaven 17 (We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove Thang
Written-By – Glen Gregory*, Ian Marsh*, Martyn Ware
1-5 Classix Nouveaux Is It A Dream
Written-By – Sal Solo
1-6 It Bites Calling All The Heroes
Written-By – Robert Dalton*, Francis Dunnery, John Beck (3), Richard Nolan
1-7 Japan Visions Of China
Written-By – David Sylvian, Steve Jansen
1-8 Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder Together In Electric Dreams
Written-By – Giorgio Moroder, Phil Oakey*
1-9 Culture Club Victims
Written-By – George O'Dowd, Jon Moss, Michael Craig, Roy Hay
1-10 Fun Boy Three The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum)
Written-By – Lynval Golding, Neville Staples*, Terry Hall
1-11 It's Immaterial Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune)
Written-By – John Whitehead*, John Campbell (7)
1-12 Thomas Dolby Hyperactive
Written-By – Thomas Dolby
1-13 T'Pau Heart And Soul
Written-By – Carol Decker, Ronnie Rogers*
1-14 Pete Wylie Sinful
Written-By – Pete Wylie
1-15 Simple Minds The American
Written-By – Brian McGee, Charlie Burchill, Derek Forbes, James Kerr*, Mike McNeil*
1-16 Talk Talk Today
Written-By – Lee Harris, Mark Hollis, Paul Webb, Simon Brenner
1-17 Eurythmics Sexcrime (Nineteen Eighty-Four)
Written-By – Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart*
2-1 Deborah Harry I Want That Man
Written-By – Alannah Currie, Tom Bailey
2-2 Feargal Sharkey You Little Thief
Written-By – Benmont Tench
2-3 Crowded House Better Be Home Soon
Written-By – Neil Finn
2-4 Dusty Springfield In Private
Written-By – Neil Tennant, Chris Lowe*
2-5 China Crisis Tragedy And Mystery
Written-By – Eddie Lundon, Gary Daly
2-6 Frazier Chorus Dream Kitchen
Written-By – Taplin*, Holmes*, Allardyce*, Freeman*
2-7 The Stranglers Strange Little Girl
Written-By – Dave Greenfield, Hans Warmling*, Hugh Cornwell, Jean Jacques Burnel*, Jet Black
2-8 Talking Heads Radio Head
Written-By – David Byrne
2-9 Paul Hardcastle 19
Written-By – J McCord*, Oldfield*, Paul Hardcastle, W Coutourie*
2-10 Microdisney Gale Force Winds
Written-By – Cathal Coughlan, Sean O'Hagan
2-11 The Assembly Never Never
Written-By – Vince Clarke
2-12 XTC Generals And Majors
Written-By – Colin Moulding
2-13 Time Zone World Destruction
Written-By – A Bambaataa*, Bill Laswell
2-14 Generation X (4) Dancing With Myself (Live At Hatfieild Poly)
Written-By – Billy Idol, Tony James
2-15 Magazine A Song From Under The Floorboards
Written-By – Barry Adamson, Dave Formula, Howard Devoto, John Doyle, John McGeoch
2-16 Public Image Ltd* Rise
Written-By – Bill Laswell, John Lydon
2-17 Sigue Sigue Sputnik Love Missile F1-11
Written-By – Anthony James, Martin Degville, Neal Whitmore

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UK & European 2 CD Compilation Album branded 'Alternative 80s | 32 Great Original Hits By The Original Artists'. Part of Series titled 'The Ultimate'.

℗ 2012 The copyright in this compilation is owned by EMI Records Limited. © 2011 EMI Records Limited. This label copy information is the subject of copyright protection. All rights reserved. © 2012 EMI Records Limited. Made in the EU.

Mastered at Abbey Road Studios, London. Special thanks to Steven Fanning and Wendy Alderson.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099940 401829
  • Mastering SID Code: iƒpi L573
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 9718
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): 4040192 AC85995-01 manufactured by optimal media GmbH
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): 4040202 AC85995-03 manufactured by optimal media GmbH
  • Label Code: LC0542
  • Other (Set Catalogue #): 50999 404018 2 9
  • Other (CD 1 Catalogue #): 50999 404019 2 8
  • Other (CD 2 Catalogue #): 50999 404020 2 4

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