Gimme Shelter (album)

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Gimme Shelter
Compilation album by The Rolling Stones
Released 16 August 1971 (1971-08-16)
Recorded 1966, 1968, and 1969
Genre Rock
Language English
Label Decca
Producer Andrew Loog Oldham and Jimmy Miller
The Rolling Stones compilations chronology
Stone Age
(1971)
Gimme Shelter
(1971)
Hot Rocks 1964–1971
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars[1]

Gimme Shelter is a compilation by the Rolling Stones released on the Decca label in 1971. It reached #19 on the U.K chart.[citation needed]

This is not a soundtrack album from the film of the same name. Side one is composed of previously released studio recording from 1968 and 1969. Side two consists of tracks previously released on the US live album Got LIVE if you want it! in 1966.

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards except as noted

Side one
  1. "Jumpin' Jack Flash"
  2. "Love in Vain" (Robert Johnson)
  3. "Honky Tonk Women"
  4. "Street Fighting Man"
  5. "Sympathy for the Devil"
  6. "Gimme Shelter"
Side two
  1. "Under My Thumb"
  2. "Time Is on My Side" (Norman Meade)
  3. "I've Been Loving You Too Long" (Otis Redding, Jerry Butler)
  4. "Fortune Teller" (Naomi Neville)
  5. "Lady Jane"
  6. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"

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