The Best of The Doors (1973 album)

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The Best of The Doors
Greatest hits album by The Doors
Released August 1973
Recorded Various
Genre Psychedelic rock, acid rock, blues-rock, hard rock
Length 43:52
Label Elektra
Producer Paul A. Rothchild, Bruce Botnick, The Doors
The Doors chronology
Full Circle
The Best of The Doors
An American Prayer

The Best of The Doors is a compilation album by The Doors released in 1973. It is the first of three compilation albums to be released by the group since the death of lead singer Jim Morrison. The album was originally released in the CD-4 QuadraDisc format, on an exclusive basis, but was later reissued in 1980 in standard Stereo mostly through the Columbia House record club. It was also released on the Quadraphonic 8-Track and reel-to-reel tape formats.

Track listing[edit]

All song written by The Doors (John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, and Jim Morrison) except where noted.

Side one
  1. "Who Do You Love?" (Ellas McDaniel, commonly known as Bo Diddley)
  2. "Soul Kitchen"
  3. "Hello, I Love You" (Jim Morrison)
  4. "People Are Strange" (Morrison, Robby Krieger)
  5. "Riders on the Storm"
Side two
  1. "Touch Me" (Krieger)
  2. "Love Her Madly" (Krieger)
  3. "Love Me Two Times" (Krieger)
  4. "Take It as It Comes"
  5. "Moonlight Drive" (Morrison)
  6. "Light My Fire" (Krieger)