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War – Greatest Hits 2.0

Release date: 29/10/2021
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War

Greatest Hits 2.0

WAR’s head-nodding mix of music and message started a revolution 50 years ago that continues to win over the hearts and hips of fans around the world. “Greatest Hits 2.0” is a new, career-spanning collection that expands on WAR’s platinum-certified 1976 greatest hits album, featuring the legendary songs “Spill The Wine,” “Low Rider,” “Galaxy,” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends?”.

FORMATS

2CD, 2LP

GENRE

Rock
Release date: 29/10/2021
SKU: 603497843664 Category: Tag:

WAR’s head-nodding mix of music and message started a revolution 50 years ago that continues to win over the hearts and hips of fans around the world. “Greatest Hits 2.0” is a new, career-spanning collection that expands on WAR’s platinum-certified 1976 greatest hits album, featuring the legendary songs “Spill The Wine,” “Low Rider,” “Galaxy,” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends?”.

WAR’s “Greatest Hits 2.0” 2LP contains 20 tracks, 2CD contains 24 tracks recorded between 1970 and 1994, including the gold-certified singles “Slipping Into Darkness,” “The World Is A Ghetto,” “The Cisco Kid,” and “Summer.” Another gold single, “Why Can’t We Be Friends?” stayed on the charts for 31 weeks and became the soundtrack to the US-Soviet space mission where astronauts and cosmonauts linked up in the spirit of friendship. In the modern era, it has been streamed more than 100 million times. Also included is the #1 R&B smash “Low Rider,” which was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2014.

In the collection’s liner notes, Los Angeles Times columnist Gustavo Arellano says GREATEST HITS 2.0 does more than capture WAR at its creative and commercial peaks. He writes: “All the big hits are here, of course, in chronological order from the Eric Burdon days up through cuts from 1982’s underrated Outlaw…But what I love about this collection is that it’s a symphonic suite for a perfect Southern California Sunday afternoon, the kind the rest of the world wants to experience but can only dream about. You can envision it by playing these albums from start to finish.”

Format – 2CD & 2LP

TRACKLISTING (IF AVAILABLE)

2CD
CD1
1. Spill The Wine – Eric Burdon & WAR
2. Tobacco Road – Eric Burdon & WAR
3. All Day Music
4. Get Down
5. Slippin’ Into Darkness
6. The World Is A Ghetto
7. The Cisco Kid
8. Gypsy Man
9. Me And Baby Brother
10. Why Can’t We Be Friends?
11. Don’t Let No One Get You Down
12. Heartbeat

CD2
1. Low Rider
2. So
3. Smile Happy
4. Summer
5. L.A. Sunshine
6. Galaxy
7. Youngblood (Livin’ In The Streets)
8. Good, Good Feelin’
9. Cinco De Mayo
10. You Got The Power
11. Outlaw
12. Peace Sign

2LP
SIDE A
1. Spill The Wine – Eric Burdon & WAR
2. Tobacco Road – Eric Burdon & WAR
3. All Day Music
4. Get Down
5. Slippin’ Into Darkness

SIDE B
1. The World Is A Ghetto
2. The Cisco Kid
3. Gypsy Man
4. Me And Baby Brother
5. Why Can’t We Be Friends?

SIDE C
1. Low Rider
2. So
3. Don’t Let No One Get You Down
4. Smile Happy
5. Summer

SIDE D
1. L.A. Sunshine
2. Galaxy
3. Cinco De Mayo
4. You Got The Power
5. Outlaw

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