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Listen free to Van Morrison – The Best of Van Morrison (Bright Side Of The Road, Gloria and more). Equal parts blue-eyed soul shouter and wild-eyed poet-sorcerer, Van Morrison is among popular music's true innovators, a restless seeker whose incantatory vocals and alchemical fusion of R&B, jazz, blues, and Celtic folk produced perhaps the most spiritually transcendent body of work in the rock & roll canon

The Best of Van Morrison is a compilation album by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison. It compiles songs spanning 25 years of his recording career. Released in 1990 by Polydor Records, the album was a critical and commercial success, becoming one of the best-selling records of the 1990s and helping revive Morrison's mainstream popularity. Its success encouraged him to release a second and third greatest hits volume in 1993 and 2007, respectively. The album remains Morrison's best-seller.

The Best of Van Morrison Volume Two is a compilation album by Northern Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison released in 1993. Morrison chose the tracks for this album himself. It is mostly drawn from his work during 1984-1991. Real Real Gone" from the 1990 album Enlightenment was the only song included that was a fairly successful single. The other songs were not well known except for among longtime fans.

During Van Morrison’s spell in Them, the brutally, brilliantly reductive Belfast band he fronted between 1964 and 1966, there had been glimmers of an artistic sensibility at odds with the turbo-boosted dockside R&B of songs like Gloria and Baby Please Don’t Go. On My Lonely Sad Eyes, Hey Girl and an aching cover of John Lee Hooker’s Don’t Look Back, Morrison was reaching for something deeper and more revelatory

As the story goes, Van Morrison wanted nothing to do with his first greatest hits collection. The Best of Van Morrison was acclaimed by critics from Goldmine and Q magazine, who called it essential.

Morrison was reluctant at first to have a greatest hits album released, although its success encouraged him to personally select tracks for

Nor should it be assumed that this is a collection of great songs that he's written in that decade-and-a-half, since this is chock-full of covers, including revivals of songs he recorded throughout his career

Van Morrison's soulful 1970 ballad was no doubt playing in the background as many a baby was being made. The tender track has been one of the most covered songs throughout the years, as Robbie Robertson, Aaron Neville, and Brian Kennedy all had their versions featured on film soundtracks. Rod Stewart, Bryan Ferry, Helen Reddy, and Michael Bolton have also covered the track. The track itself had a bizarre trajectory, as it was finally released as a single seven years after the album came out. 3. 'Domino'. From: 'His Band and the Street Choir' (1970). You can't have a Van Morrison 10 Best Songs list without including 'Brown Eyed Girl. While it seems unfathomable that the song was ever named anything else, Van reveals that the track was initially called 'Brown Skinned Girl. He remarked, "That was just a mistake.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Bright Side Of The Road 3:45
2 Gloria
Producer – Dick Rowe
2:38
3 Moondance 4:32
4 Baby Please Don't Go
Producer – Dick RoweWritten-By – Big Joe Williams
2:42
5 Have I Told You Lately 4:20
6 Brown Eyed Girl
Producer – Bert BernsWritten-By – B. Berns*
3:05
7 Days Like This 3:14
8 Sweet Thing
Producer – Lewis Merenstein
4:23
9 Warm Love 3:23
10 Wonderful Remark
Producer – Robbie Robertson
4:00
11 Jackie Wilson Said (I'm In Heaven When You Smile) 2:57
12 Full Force Gale 3:14
13 And It Stoned Me 4:31
14 Here Comes The Night
Producer – Bert Berns
2:46
15 Domino 3:08
16 Did Ye Get Healed? 4:07
17 Wild Night 3:32
18 Cleaning Windows 4:42
19 Whenever God Shines His Light
Featuring – Cliff Richard
4:54
20 Queen Of The Slipstream 4:53
21 Dweller On The Threshold
Written-By – Hugh Murphy, Van Morrison
4:47

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Exile Productions Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Exile Productions Ltd.
  • Licensed To – Polydor Ltd. (UK)
  • Marketed By – PolyGram
  • Pressed By – PMI

Credits

  • Design – Bill Smith Studio
  • Photography By – The Douglas Brothers
  • Producer – Van Morrison (tracks: 1, 3, 5, 8, 10 to 12, 14 to 20)
  • Written-By – Van Morrison (tracks: 1 to 3, 5 to 12, 14 to 19)

Notes

12 page booklet contains lyrics, credits and album discography. Made in Australia.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 731455 944020
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE BY PMI * 559440-2 * #02
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L281
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 4604

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
841 970-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor 841 970-2 UK & Europe 1990
31453 7459-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor 31453 7459-2 Canada 1990
841 970-2, 841 970-2 (G) Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 841 970-2, 841 970-2 (G) Malaysia Unknown
841 970-1 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(LP, Comp, W/Lbl) Polydor 841 970-1 Greece 1990
559 440-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp, RE) Exile, Polydor 559 440-2 Australasia Unknown



Van Morrison - The Best Of Van Morrison album flac
Blues Rock, Acoustic
Performer: Van Morrison
Title: The Best Of Van Morrison
Category: Rock / Pop
Country: UK & Europe
Released: 1998
Rating: 4.4/5
Votes: 948
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