Greatest Hits (Cher album)

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Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by Cher
Released October 1974
October 23, 1990 (Re-released)
Recorded 1971/74
Genre Pop, rock
Length 31:33
Label MCA
Producer Snuff Garrett
Cher chronology
Dark Lady
(1974)
Greatest Hits
(1974)
Stars
(1975)
Alternative cover
1990 CD release
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Billboard (favorable)[2]
Robert Christgau B+[3]

Greatest Hits is the third greatest hits by American singer-actress Cher, released on October 1974 by MCA Records. The album was released to close Cher's contract with MCA, her record company since 1971. This release follows the greatest hits albums Golden Greats (1968) and Superpack (1972). The album peaked at #152 on the official Billboard 200.[4]

Track listing[edit]

Side A

  1. "Dark Lady" (Johnny Durrill) – 3:26
  2. "The Way of Love" (Al Stillman, Jacques Dieval) – 2:29
  3. "Don't Hide Your Love" (Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield) – 2:50
  4. "Half-Breed" (Mary Dean, Al Capps) – 2:47
  5. "Train Of Thought" (Alan O'Day) – 2:35

Side B

  1. "Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves" (Bob Stone) – 2:35
  2. "I Saw A Man And He Danced With His Wife" (Johnny Durrill) – 3:14
  3. "Carousel Man" (Johnny Durrill) – 3:05
  4. "Living in a House Divided" (Bahler) – 2:59
  5. "Melody" (Crofford, Garrett) – 2:36

Notes[edit]

  • The CD version included "Dixie Girl" as a Track 11

Credits[edit]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1974) Peak
position
United States Billboard 200 152
Australian Albums Chart[5] 100

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Billboard review
  3. ^ Robert Christgau review
  4. ^ "Biography (Page III)". Cher News. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  5. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992. St Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.