- Title:Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits
- Style:Folk Rock, Classic Rock
- Size FLAC version1961 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1322 megabytes
- Size WMA version1723 megabytes
- Formats:AC3 RA VOX ASF MOD AUD WAV
Simon and Garfunkel's Greatest Hits is the first compilation album from Simon & Garfunkel, released on June 14, 1972, two years after the duo had split. The album was a mix of original studio recordings and four previously unreleased live recordings.
Формируйте собственную /коллекция/ коллекцию записей Simon & Garfunkel. The record's minimalist packaging does not specifically date the latter; however, the live versions of "For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her" and "Kathy's Song" included on "Greatest Hits" were also included on the 2008 album "Live 1969. The liner notes to "Live 1969" state that these two songs were both recorded at a November 1969 concert in St. Louis, Missouri.
At that time, Simon & Garfunkel had not yet released a live album, and the inclusion of those few live tracks helped push the album to the Top 5 on the . The Greatest Hits’ success was all the more remarkable because Simon & Garfunkel’s previous five studio albums were still selling at a strong pace, indicating how much they were missed since breaking up two years earlier.
The album was not a greatest hits collection in the standard sense; Six of the duo’s hit singles were not included on the album. Instead, the album included four previously unreleased live tracks, as well as two tracks that had only been released as album cuts. The release was a massive international hit, charting in the Top Ten in nine different countries. Greatest Hits has sold over 14-million copies in the United States alone, making it the biggest selling album by a duo in . In 2003, Rolling Stone Magazine named the album one of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
The Best of Simon & Garfunkel. The Concert In Central Park (Live). Old Friends Live On Stage. Bridge Over Troubled Water. Peter, Paul & Mary. Greatest Hits, Vol. 1. James Taylor. Our Endless Numbered Days.
Simon & Garfunkel 2015 14 трек(ов). 2 For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her (Live). 4 The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy). 5 The Sounds of Silence. Еще альбомы Simon & Garfunkel. The Complete Studio Albums Collection. Two Teenagers (The Beginning as Tom & Jerry, Artie Garr, Jeremy Landis, True Taylor).
At that time, Simon & Garfunkel had never released a live album, and as it happened, at least four of those five were among the most personal songs in the duo's repertory - songs that millions of fans responded to individually (as opposed to the mass appeal of the pair's hit singles). The fact that they were present as excellent live performances made the appeal of this record irresistible to fans at every level, from the most casual to the most serious and dedicated. other early studio cuts; Greatest Hits has begged for a sonic upgrade, and remastering from better sources, for two decades, and Columbia somehow missed the obvious opportunity to do this as part of either its Mastersound and SACD catalogs.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|A2||For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her||2:04|
|A4||The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)||1:43|
|A5||The Sound Of Silence||3:02|
|A6||I Am A Rock||2:50|
|A7||Scarborough Fair / Canticle
Composed By – Arthur Garfunkel*
|B2||Bridge Over Troubled Water||4:52|
|B5||El Condor Pasa (If I Could)
Composed By – Daniel A. Robles, Jorge Milchberg
- Manufactured By – CBS Records
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
- Composed By – Paul Simon
- Photography [Cover] – Bill Silano
- Producer – Roy Halee, Paul Simon, Arthur Garfunkel*
NotesPrice code Ⓑ on back cover
Sleeve: ℗ 1972 CBS Inc. / Manufactured by CBS Records / CBS is a Trademark of the Columbia Broadcasting System Inc. / NL printed in Holland
Label: Made in Holland
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Matrix): KC 31350
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Variant 1): S 69003-1
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Variant 1): S 69003-2
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Variant 2): S 69003-A XIV Ⓗ
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Variant 2): S 69003-B Ⓗ
- Rights Society: STEMRA
- Price Code: Ⓑ
|KC 31350||Simon & Garfunkel||Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits (LP, Comp, Pit)||Columbia||KC 31350||US||1972|
|S 69003||Simon & Garfunkel||Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits (LP, Comp, RE)||CBS||S 69003||Netherlands||Unknown|
|CPCT 31350||Simon & Garfunkel||Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits (Cass, Comp, Club, Dol)||Columbia||CPCT 31350||Canada||Unknown|
|PCT 31350||Simon & Garfunkel||Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits (Cass, Comp, RE)||Columbia||PCT 31350||Canada||Unknown|
|S 69003||Simon & Garfunkel||Simon And Garfunkel's Greatest Hits (LP, Comp)||Suzy, CBS||S 69003||Yugoslavia||1983|