The double cd set 'The collection' was released in 2012 by EMI in the UK. It is the first EMI compilation album to include not just tracks from between 1981 and 1983, but from 2006 as well. The compilation features seven tracks from Kim Wilde, seven tracks from Select, all ten tracks from Catch as catch can, four from Never say never, three B-sides plus two non-album singles.
The full track listing is as follows:
CD1: Kids in America, Chequered love, Water on glass, Boys, Our town, House of Salome, Love blonde, Take me tonight, Action city, Sing it out for love, Shoot to disable, Watching for shapes, Ego, Young heroes, Dream sequence, Back street Joe, You came (2006).
CD2: Cambodia, View from a bridge, Child come away, Stay awhile, Dancing in the dark, Sparks, Can you come over, Chaos at the airport, Bitter is better, Shane, 2 6 5 8 0, Everything we know, Baby obey me (feat. Ill Inspecta), Can you hear it, Together we belong and You keep me hanging on (2006) (feat. Nena).
'The collection' was released on 2cd only.