R.E.M.: Singles Collected

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R.E.M.: Singles Collected
Compilation album by R.E.M.
Released 1994 (1994)
Recorded 1983–1987
Genre Alternative rock
Length 67:23
Language English, French ("Talk About the Passion")
Label I.R.S.
Producer Joe Boyd, Don Dixon, Don Gehman, Scott Litt, and Mitch Easter
R.E.M. chronology
Monster
(1994)
R.E.M.: Singles Collected
(1994)
Parallel
(1995)
R.E.M. compilations chronology
The Best of R.E.M.
(1991)
R.E.M.: Singles Collected
(1994)
R.E.M.: In the Attic - Alternative Recordings 1985–1989
(1997)

R.E.M. Singles Collected is a compilation album from R.E.M. released in Europe by I.R.S. Records in 1994. The album includes the A-side and B-sides of singles spanning from their debut LP Murmur in 1983, right through to Document in 1987.

This was the last R.E.M.-related album to be released by I.R.S. Records, which would fold two years after its release.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Michael Stipe, except where noted:

  1. "Radio Free Europe" (Edit) – 3:11
  2. "There She Goes Again" (Lou Reed) – 2:50
  3. "So. Central Rain" – 3:16
  4. "King of the Road" (Roger Miller) – 3:13
  5. "(Don't Go Back To) Rockville" (Edit) – 3:54
  6. "Catapult" (Live) – 3:55
  7. "Cant Get There from Here" (Edit) – 3:13
  8. "Bandwagon" (Berry, Buck, Mills, Stipe, and Lynda Stipe) – 2:16
  9. "Wendell Gee" – 3:02
  10. "Crazy" (Randall Bewley, Vanessa Briscoe, Curtis Crowe, Michael Lachowski) – 3:03
  11. "Fall on Me" – 2:50
  12. "Rotary Ten" – 2:00
  13. "Superman" (Mike Bottler, Gary Zekley) – 2:52
  14. "White Tornado" – 1:55
  15. "The One I Love" – 3:16
  16. "Maps and Legends" (Live) – 3:15
  17. "It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" (Edit) – 3:11
  18. "Last Date" (Floyd Cramer) – 2:16
  19. "Finest Worksong" (Other Mix) – 3:47
  20. "Time After Time Etc." (Live, September 14, 1987) (includes parts of "So. Central Rain (I'm Sorry)", and "Red Rain", written by Peter Gabriel) – 8:22

Sales certifications[edit]

Organization Level Date
BPI – UK Silver July 22, 2013[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Certified Awards". BPI. Retrieved 19 June 2014.