This 2 CD compilation was released in July 2008, and contains some of the hottest hits of the time from the USA and Europe.
Disc one 1. American Boy - Estelle featuring Kanye West Estelle is from the UK, and her specialty is hip hop. She has won several major awards, and has been nominated for an MTV Video Music Award in 2008. This is a dance track with a catchy beat. 2. Dance Wiv Me - Dizzie Rascal featuring Calvin Harris and Chrome. Dizzie Rascal is a rapper from the UK. On this track he raps to a Dance/R&B beat. He raps with a noticeably British accent. 3. Singin' in the Rain - Mint Royale UK Electronic group, with a remix of one of their songs from 2005. Samples the golden oldie 4. Black & Gold - Sam Sparro An Australian singer/songwriter, based in the UK. This is a dance track. 5. Warwick Avenue - Duffy Well known Welsh singer/songwriter. Like Norah Jones with the attitude of Amy Winehouse. 6. Love Song - Sara Bareilles This American singer/songwriter has a number 1 Billboard pop hit with this song. 7. Sweet About Me - Gabriella Cilmi Another Australian singer/songwriter, and this is her debut single. A little Katie Melua, and a little Kate Bush. 8. Closer - Ne-Yo Multi-talented American performer. If you don't know this you haven't been listening. 9. Can't Speak French - Girls Aloud British Reality TV girl group with a pop/dance track 10. In My Arms - Kylie Minogue By now everybody knows this Aussie pop singer/songwriter, and this dance track 11. Denial - Sugababes Extremely popular British pop group - dance track with a melodic chorus 12. S.O.S. - Jonas Brothers If you don't know this, just ask any teenage girl for an update 13. 10,000 Nights - Alphabeat Danish pop band - this is their second single, a Europop track (naturally) 14. That's Not My Name - The Ting Tings English indie-pop duo with their #1 UK single 15. Always Where I Need to Be - The Kooks English Indie-Rock band 16. Propane Nightmares - Pendulum Australian rock group based in the UK - lots of bass and drums 17. I'm Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How to Dance with You - Black Kids American indie-pop band from Florida 18. Heartbeat - Scouting For Girls British pop band, singing about heartbreak 19. Turn It Up - The Feeling British pop band - nice piano melody 20. Cops & Robbers - The Hoosiers Band with members from the UK and Sweden, UK based. 21. Have You Made Up Your Mind - Paul Weller English singer/songwriter and former (founding) member of The Jam and The Style Council. 22. Violet Hill - Coldplay No introduction needed.
Disc two 1. Take a Bow - Rihanna No introduction needed 2. No Air - Jordin Sparks featuring Chris Brown No introduction needed 3. Heartbreaker - will.i.am featuring Cheryl Cole Multi-talented Jamaican/American performer with the second single from his album Songs About Girls 4. Love in This Club - Usher featuring Young Jeezy No introduction needed 5. Touch My Body - Mariah Carey Definitely no introduction needed 6. Better in Time - Leona Lewis No introduction needed for Leona Lewis, and this is the third UK single from the album Spirit 7. With You - Chris Brown No introduction needed 8. Stay with Me - Ironik British DJ and musician. This track samples Westlife and Rozalla 9. I Can Be - Taio Cruz Nigerian singer/songwriter based in the UK - mid-tempo jam 10. We Cry - The Script Debut single from this Irish band - sounds like R&B/Pop 11. Break the Ice - Britney Spears No introduction required 12. Scream - Timbaland featuring Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger No introduction required - fifth single from Shock Value 13. Low - Flo Rida featuring T-Pain You KNOW you know this one - first single from the debut album Mail on Sunday 14. Wearing My Rolex - Wiley British MC and record producer - dance track 15. You Wot! - DJ Q featuring MC Bonez Electronica and House music 16. All I Ever Wanted - Basshunter Swedish musician and DJ - Eurodance track 17. Jumping All Over The World - Scooter My all time favorite German techno band with the title track of their 2007 album 18. Discolights - Ultrabeat vs Darren Styles British production group specializing in dance and house music 19. Watch Out - Alex Gaudino featuring Shena Winchester Italian DJ who likes lots of women in his videos 20. Cry For You - September Swedish singer with her chart topping dance pop single 21. Toca's Miracle 2008 - Fragma German dance music group with a remix of their 2000 UK hit song
Recommended for those who like dance, Eurodance, house and techno music and electronica, as well as pop music fans who don't mind crossing the pond and getting to the other side.
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