Smoke on the Water: The Best Of

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Smoke on the Water: The Best Of
Compilation album by Deep Purple
Released 1994
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 77:08
Label EMI France
Deep Purple compilations chronology
Knocking at Your Back Door: The Best of Deep Purple in the 80's
(1992)
Smoke on the Water: The Best Of
(1994)
30: Very Best of Deep Purple
(1998)

Smoke on the Water: The Best Of is a compilation album by the British hard rock band Deep Purple in 1994. It was released only in France where it sold very well, attaining Double Gold Disc status in December 1998.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All titles composed by Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, Ian Paice, except where indicated

  1. "Hush" (Joe South) - 4:20
  2. "Kentucky Woman" (single edit) (Neil Diamond) – 4:05
  3. "The Bird Has Flown" (single edit) (Blackmore, Lord, Rod Evans) – 2:52
  4. "Hallelujah" (Roger Greenaway, Roger Cook) – 3:41
  5. "Black Night" - 3:24
  6. "Child in Time" - 10:16
  7. "Speed King" (Dutch single edit) – 4:22
  8. "Strange Kind of Woman" (single edit) – 3:45
  9. "Fireball" (single edit) - 3:19
  10. "Smoke on the Water" (US single edit) – 3:44
  11. "Highway Star" - 6:05
  12. "Never Before" (single edit) – 3:27
  13. "Space Truckin'" – 4:31
  14. "Woman from Tokyo" (single edit) – 2:43
  15. "Might Just Take Your Life" (single edit) (Blackmore, Lord, Paice, David Coverdale) – 3:32
  16. "Burn" (Blackmore, David Coverdale, Glenn Hughes, Lord, Paice) – 4:08
  17. "Stormbringer" (Blackmore, Coverdale) – 4:28
  18. "You Keep On Moving" (single edit) (Coverdale, Hughes) – 4:26

Certifications[edit]

France (SNEP)[edit]

Certification Date Amount (units)
2x Gold[1] December, 1998 200.000

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Deep Purple Certifications - http://www.infodisc.fr/CD_Certif.php