Greatest Hits (Craig David album)

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Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by Craig David
Released 24 November 2008 (Europe)
1 December 2008 (Australia)
Recorded 2000 – 2008
Genre R&B, hip hop, dance
Length 61:30 (Standard Edition)
Label Warner Music, Sire Records
Craig David chronology
Trust Me
(2007)
Greatest Hits
(2008)
Signed Sealed Delivered
(2010)
Singles from 'Greatest Hits'
  1. "Where's Your Love (United Kingdom and Ireland only)"
    Released: 10 November 2008
  2. "Insomnia"
    Released: 17 November 2008

Greatest Hits is Craig David's first greatest hits album and was released on 24 November 2008.[1] It contains three new songs, "Where's Your Love", "Insomnia" and "Just My Imagination" (unrelated to the track on his 2010 album).

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
BBC Music (positive)[3]
MusicOMH 3/5 stars[4]

BBC Music said of the album...

Serving as a reminder to the songs Craig had in the early 2000s (decade), this Greatest Hits is at very least a fun listen. Craig David was a great pop star, who simply needs to take some time to rediscover his love of music and win back the hearts of the nation.

Formats and track listing[edit]

Standard edition[5]
  1. "Fill Me In" (2000)
  2. "7 Days" (2000)
  3. "Rise & Fall" (featuring Sting) (2003)
  4. "Insomnia" (2008)
  5. "What's Your Flava?" (2002)
  6. "Walking Away" (2000)
  7. "Where's Your Love" (featuring Tinchy Stryder) (2008)
  8. "You Don't Miss Your Water ('Til the Well Runs Dry)" (2003)
  9. "All the Way" (2005)
  10. "Just My Imagination" (2008)
  11. "Don't Love You No More (I'm Sorry)" (2005)
  12. "6 of 1 Thing" (2007)
  13. "Hidden Agenda" (2003)
  14. "Rewind" (2000)
  15. "Hot Stuff (Let's Dance)" (2007)
Deluxe edition

Charts[edit]

The album peaked at #48 in the UK thus being David's lowest charting album to date. It received Silver certification.[7]

Chart (2008/2009) Peak
positions
Belgium Albums Chart (Flanders)[8] 8
Belgium Albums Chart (Wallonia)[9] 28
Spanish Albums Chart[10] 24
UK Albums Chart[11] 48

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Worldwide[12][13][14] 14 November 2008 Digital download Teacup
United Kingdom[6] 24 November 2008 CD + DVD (Deluxe) Sire Records
Europe[15] CD (Standard) Warner Music
Japan[16] 26 November 2008 Warner Music Japan
Germany[17] 28 November 2009 Warner Music
Australia[18] 29 November 2008 CD + DVD (Deluxe)
United States[19] 2 December 2009 CD, Digital download (Standard)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Craig David: Greatest Hits (2008): CD". hmv.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ BBC Music review
  4. ^ MusicOMH review
  5. ^ "Greatest Hits: Craig David: Amazon.co.uk: Music". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  6. ^ a b c "Greatest Hits (CD+DVD): Craig David: Amazon.co.uk: Music". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  7. ^ http://www.bpi.co.uk/certifiedawards/Search.aspx
  8. ^ "Craig David - Greatest Hits". ultratop.be. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  9. ^ "Craig David - Greatest Hits". ultratop.be. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  10. ^ Steffen Hung. "Craig David - Greatest Hits". lescharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  11. ^ "Craig David - Greatest Hits". Chart Stats. 2008-12-20. Archived from the original on 2012-07-21. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  12. ^ "iTunes - Music - Craig David: Greatest Hits by Craig David". Itunes.apple.com. 2008-11-14. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  13. ^ "iTunes - ミュージック - Craig David「Craig David: Greatest Hits」". Itunes.apple.com. 2008-11-14. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  14. ^ "iTunes - Music - Craig David: Greatest Hits by Craig David". Itunes.apple.com. 2008-11-14. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  15. ^ "CD: Greatest Hits: Amazon.fr: Craig David: Musique". Amazon.fr. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  16. ^ "Amazon.co.jp: グレイテスト・ヒッツ: クレイグ・デイヴィッド, BONNIE PINK, スティング, ティンチィ・ストライダー: 音楽". Amazon.co.jp. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  17. ^ "Greatest Hits: Craig David: Amazon.de: Musik". Amazon.de. 2009-09-09. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  18. ^ Search Results | Sanity
  19. ^ "Greatest Hits: Craig David: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10.