The Art Garfunkel Album

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The Art Garfunkel Album
Greatest hits album by Art Garfunkel
Released December 4, 1984
Recorded 1973-1984
Genre Soft rock
Length 51:14
Label Columbia
Producer Roy Halee, Richard Perry, Jimmy Webb, Art Garfunkel
Art Garfunkel chronology
Scissors Cut
(1981)
The Art Garfunkel Album
(1984)
The Animals' Christmas
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

The Art Garfunkel Album (re-titled My Best in Germany)[2] is a compilation album by Art Garfunkel released in 1984. It showed the first eleven years of his career by compiling all of his greatest hits. Among the fourteen tracks, a new single "Sometimes When I'm Dreaming" was included on the album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bright Eyes" (Mike Batt) - 3:56
  2. "Breakaway" (Benny Gallagher, Graham Lyle) - 3:35
  3. "A Heart in New York" (Benny Gallagher, Graham Lyle) - 3:11
  4. "I Shall Sing" (Van Morrison) - 3:31
  5. "99 Miles From L.A." (Albert Hammond, Hal David) - 3:30
  6. "All I Know" (Jimmy Webb) - 3:43
  7. "(What a) Wonderful World" (Herb Alpert, Sam Cooke, Lou Adler) - 3:29
  8. "I Only Have Eyes for You" (Al Dubin, Harry Warren) – 3:38
  9. "Watermark" (Jimmy Webb) - 2:59
  10. "I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever)" (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) – 3:48
  11. "Scissors Cut" (Jimmy Webb) - 3:52
  12. "Sometimes When I'm Dreaming" (Mike Batt) 3:35
  13. "Traveling Boy" (Paul Williams, Roger Nichols) – 3:42
  14. "The Same Old Tears On a New Background" (Stephen Bishop) – 3:45

Charts[edit]

Peak positions[edit]

Chart Position
Dutch Mega Albums Chart[3] 34
UK Albums Chart [4] 12
West German Media Control Albums Chart [5] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1984) Position
UK Albums Chart[6] 41

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification
United Kingdom (BPI)[7] Gold

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Art Garfunkel Album at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Art Garfunkel - My Best (Vinyl, LP) at Discogs". discogs.com. Retrieved 2011-10-12. 
  3. ^ "dutchcharts.nl Art Garfunkel - The Art Garfunkel Album". Hung Medien, dutchcharts.nl (in Dutch). MegaCharts. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  4. ^ "Chart Stats - Art Garfunkel - The Art Garfunkel Album". UK Albums Chart. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  5. ^ "Album Search: Art Garfunkel" (in German). Media Control. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  6. ^ "Complete UK Year-End Album Charts". Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  7. ^ "British album certifications – Art Garfunkel – The Art Garfunkel Album". British Phonographic Industry.  Enter The Art Garfunkel Album in the field Search. Select Title in the field Search by. Select album in the field By Format. Click Go