The Yardbirds Greatest Hits

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The Yardbirds Greatest Hits
1967 U.S. Epic Records album cover, Greatest Hits, LN 24246/BN 26246.
Greatest hits album by The Yardbirds
Released March 1967 (1967-03)
Label Epic

The Yardbirds Greatest Hits was the first compilation album of songs recorded by The Yardbirds. It was released in March, 1967 by Epic Records, LN 24246/BN 26246, and was their highest charting U.S. album, peaking at #28 on the Billboard 200.[1]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Original Release Length
1. "Shapes of Things"   Paul Samwell-Smith, Keith Relf, Jim McCarty Originally released as a single in 1966 2:24
2. "Still I'm Sad"   Smith, McCarty Originally released as a b-side single 2:59
3. "New York City Blues"   Relf B-side of "Shapes of Things" (U.S. Version Only) 4:17
4. "For Your Love"   Graham Gouldman Originally released as a single in 1965 2:27
5. "Over Under Sideways Down"   Chris Dreja, McCarty, Jeff Beck, Relf, Samwell-Smith Released on Roger the Engineer 2:22
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Original Release Length
1. "I'm a Man"   Ellas McDaniel Released as a single (1965) 2:35
2. "Happenings Ten Years Time Ago"   Relf, Dreja, McCarty, Beck, Jimmy Page Released as a single (1966) 2:49
3. "Heart Full of Soul"   Gouldman   2:28
4. "Smokestack Lightning"   Chester Burnett Released on Five Live Yardbirds 5:35
5. "I'm Not Talking"   Mose Allison Released on For Your Love 2:30

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