Greatest Hits (ZZ Top album)

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Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by ZZ Top
Released April 14, 1992
Recorded 1979–1990
Genre Blues rock, southern rock, hard rock
Length 72:43
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Bill Ham
ZZ Top chronology
Recycler
(1990)
Greatest Hits
(1992)
Antenna
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (A-)[2]

Greatest Hits is a greatest hits album by the American blues rock band ZZ Top, released in 1992. "Viva Las Vegas" and "Gun Love" were two new tracks. It was also released as a vinyl album with some tracks omitted from the CD version.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard

  1. "Gimme All Your Lovin'" – 3:59
  2. "Sharp Dressed Man" – 4:14
    • Originally from Eliminator (1983)
  3. "Rough Boy" – 4:50
  4. "Tush" (Six Pack Remixed Version) – 2:15
    • Originally from The ZZ Top Six Pack (1987)
  5. "My Head's in Mississippi" – 4:21
  6. "Pearl Necklace" – 4:01
  7. "I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide" – 4:46
  8. "Viva Las Vegas" (Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman) – 4:47
  9. "Doubleback" – 3:53
    • Originally from Recycler (1990)
  10. "Gun Love" – 3:43
  11. "Got Me Under Pressure" – 4:00
    • Originally from Eliminator (1983)
  12. "Give It Up" – 3:32
    • Originally from Recycler (1990)
  13. "Cheap Sunglasses" – 4:47
    • Originally from Degüello (1979)
  14. "Sleeping Bag" – 4:02
    • Originally from Afterburner (1985)
  15. "Planet of Women" – 4:09
    • Originally from Afterburner (1985)
  16. "La Grange" (Six Pack Remixed Version) – 3:52
    • Originally from The ZZ Top Six Pack (1987)
  17. "Tube Snake Boogie" – 3:02
    • Originally from El Loco (1981)
  18. "Legs" (Dance Remix Version) – 4:31
    • Originally from Eliminator (1983)

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producer – Bill Ham
  • Engineer – Joe Hardy, Bob Ludwig, Terry Manning
  • Art Direction – Jeri Heiden
  • Design – Leslie Wintner
  • Photography – Glen Wexler
  • Liner Notes – Bob Merlis, Davin Seay

Charts[edit]

AlbumBillboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1992 The Billboard 200 9

SinglesBillboard (North America)

Year Single Chart Position
1992 "Viva Las Vegas" Mainstream Rock Tracks 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Allmusic review". 
  2. ^ "CG: zz top". Robert Christgau. Retrieved February 19, 2012.