Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones

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Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
Greatest hits album by The Rolling Stones
Released 15 November 1975
Recorded 1963–1969
Genre Rock
Length 97:44
Language English
Label Decca
Producer Andrew Loog Oldham, Jimmy Miller, The Rolling Stones
The Rolling Stones compilations chronology
Made in the Shade
(1975)
Rolled Gold
(1975)
Time Waits for No One: Anthology 1971–1977
(1979)

Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones is a compilation album by The Rolling Stones released without the band's authorisation by its former label Decca Records in 1975. It is a double album that reached No. 7 on the UK chart and was a strong seller over the years.

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Track listing[edit]

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

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Come On" Chuck Berry Jun 1963 1:50
2. "I Wanna Be Your Man" Lennon–McCartney Nov 1963 1:43
3. "Not Fade Away" Norman Petty/Buddy Holly Feb 1964 1:49
4. "Carol" Berry Jun 1964 2:35
5. "It's All Over Now" Bobby Womack/Shirley Womack Jun 1964 3:20
6. "Little Red Rooster" Willie Dixon Nov 1964 3:01
7. "Time Is on My Side" Jerry Ragovoy/Jimmy Norman Sep 1964 2:50
8. "The Last Time" Feb 1965 3:25
9. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" May 1965 3:45
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Get Off of My Cloud" Sep 1965 2:55
2. "19th Nervous Breakdown" Feb 1966 3:55
3. "As Tears Go By" Jagger/Richards/Andrew Loog Oldham Dec 1965 2:33
4. "Under My Thumb" Apr 1966 3:42
5. "Lady Jane" Jun 1966 3:06
6. "Out of Time" Apr 1966 5:59
7. "Paint It, Black" May 1966 3:15
Side three
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?" Sep 1966 2:33
2. "Let's Spend the Night Together" Jan 1967 3:15
3. "Ruby Tuesday" Jan 1967 3:12
4. "Yesterday's Papers" Jan 1967 2:04
5. "We Love You" Aug 1967 4:39
6. "She's a Rainbow" Dec 1967 4:35
7. "Jumpin' Jack Flash" May 1968 3:40
Side four
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Honky Tonk Women" Jul 1969 3:00
2. "Sympathy for the Devil" Dec 1968 6:25
3. "Street Fighting Man" Aug 1968 3:16
4. "Midnight Rambler" Dec 1969 6:52
5. "Gimme Shelter" Dec 1969 4:30

Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones (2007 edition)[edit]

Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
Greatest hits album by The Rolling Stones
Released 12 November 2007
Recorded 1963–1971
Genre Pop, Rock
Length 147:09
Language English
Label UMTV
Producer Eric Easton, Andrew Loog Oldham, The Rolling Stones, Jimmy Miller
The Rolling Stones compilations chronology
Rarities 1971–2003
(2005)
Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
(2007)
GRRR!
(2012)

In 2007, the original collection was expanded to 40 songs from the original's 28 tracks. Released in the UK on 12 November 2007, it is an expanded rerelease of the original 1975 collection which reached No. 7 on the UK chart.

The set debuted at No. 26 on the UK chart on 18 November 2007, and has sold over 125,000 copies so far according to Music Week.[citation needed]

The album is available in double CD, quadruple vinyl LP, and USB flash drive editions;[1] the USB edition was the first album to be released in the UK in this format.[citation needed] It is also available via digital download. Cover design by Alex Trochut.

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Revised track listing[edit]

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

Disc one
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Come On" Chuck Berry Jun 1963 1:49
2. "I Wanna Be Your Man" Lennon–McCartney Nov 1963 1:44
3. "Not Fade Away" Petty/Hardin Feb 1964 1:48
4. "Carol" Berry Jun 1964 2:34
5. "Tell Me" Jun 1964 3:49
6. "It's All Over Now" Womack/Shirley Womack Jun 1964 3:27
7. "Little Red Rooster" Willie Dixon Nov 1964 3:07
8. "Heart of Stone" Dec 1964 2:51
9. "Time Is on My Side" Meade/Norman Sep 1964 2:59
10. "The Last Time" Feb 1965 3:42
11. "Play with Fire" Nanker Phelge Feb 1965 2:13
12. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" May 1965 3:44
13. "Get Off of My Cloud" Sep 1965 2:55
14. "I'm Free" Sep 1965 2:24
15. "As Tears Go By" Jagger/Richards/Andrew Loog Oldham Dec 1965 2:46
16. "Lady Jane" Jun 1966 3:09
17. "Paint It, Black" May 1966 3:24
18. "Mother's Little Helper" Jul 1966 2:46
19. "19th Nervous Breakdown" Feb 1966 3:59
20. "Under My Thumb" Apr 1966 3:43
21. "Out of Time" Apr 1966 5:37
22. "Yesterday's Papers" Jan 1967 2:05
23. "Let's Spend the Night Together" Jan 1967 3:37
24. "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?" Sep 1966 2:34
Disc two
No. Title Writer(s) Released Length
1. "Ruby Tuesday" Jan 1967 3:15
2. "Dandelion" Aug 1967 3:32
3. "She's a Rainbow" Dec 1967 4:14
4. "We Love You" Aug 1967 4:24
5. "2000 Light Years from Home" Dec 1967 4:47
6. "Jumpin' Jack Flash" May 1968 3:43
7. "Street Fighting Man" Aug 1968 3:15
8. "Sympathy for the Devil" Dec 1968 6:20
9. "No Expectations" Dec 1968 3:56
10. "Let It Bleed" Dec 1969 5:28
11. "Midnight Rambler" Dec 1969 6:55
12. "Gimme Shelter" Dec 1969 4:33
13. "You Can't Always Get What You Want" Dec 1969 7:28
14. "Brown Sugar" Apr 1971 3:50
15. "Honky Tonk Women" Jul 1969 3:01
16. "Wild Horses" Jun 1971 5:42

Songs that are on the 2007 collection but were not on the 1975 collection are:

  1. "Tell Me"
  2. "Heart of Stone"
  3. "Play with Fire"
  4. "I'm Free"
  5. "Mother's Little Helper"
  6. "Dandelion"
  7. "2000 Light Years from Home"
  8. "No Expectations"
  9. "Let It Bleed"
  10. "You Can't Always Get What You Want"
  11. "Brown Sugar"
  12. "Wild Horses"

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
2007 UK Top 75 Albums 26[citation needed]

Certification[edit]

Country Certification Sales
United Kingdom Gold 100,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ Perrone, Pierre. Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones (2007 edition) CD booklet.

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