Authorized Greatest Hits

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Authorized Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by Cheap Trick
Released August 29, 2000
Recorded 1977 – 1999
Genre Rock
Hard rock
Power pop
Length 67:00
Label Epic/Legacy
Cheap Trick compilation album chronology
The Greatest Hits
Authorized Greatest Hits
The Essential Cheap Trick
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Authorized Greatest Hits is the third compilation album by the American rock band Cheap Trick. The tracks were handpicked by the band themselves, in contrast to their previous Greatest Hits release in 1991. It contains several rarities, including one from the EP Found All the Parts.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Original releaseLength
1."I Want You to Want Me" (Live at Budokan 1978)Rick NielsenCheap Trick at Budokan, 19783:44
2."Ain't That a Shame" (Live at Budokan 1978)Antoine Domino, Dave BartholomewCheap Trick at Budokan5:16
3."Southern Girls" (single version)Nielsen, Tom PeterssonIn Color, 19773:35
4."Surrender"NielsenHeaven Tonight, 19784:14
5."Stop This Game"Nielsen, Robin ZanderAll Shook Up, 19803:57
6."Dream Police"NielsenDream Police, 19793:53
7."If You Want My Love" (alternate version)NielsenOriginal version on One on One, 19824:26
8."Tonight It's You"Nielsen, Zander, Jon Brant, Mark RadiceStanding on the Edge, 19854:47
9."Everything Works If You Let It"NielsenBonus 7" promo single included with the EP Found All the Parts, and the Roadie soundtrack, 19803:56
10."Mandocello"NielsenCheap Trick, 19774:47
11."I Can't Take It" (live, 1998)ZanderMusic for Hangovers, 19993:33
12."She's Tight"NielsenOne on One, 19822:58
13."That '70s Song (In the Street)"Chris Bell, Alex Chilton, NielsenThat '70s Album (Rockin'), 19992:50
14."Walk Away" (with Chrissie Hynde)Nielsen, Petersson, ZanderBusted, 19903:41
15."Can't Stop Fallin' Into Love"Nielsen, Petersson, ZanderBusted3:49
16."The Flame" (live, 1988)Bob Mitchell, Nick GrahamPreviously unreleased, studio version on Lap of Luxury, 19886:48


  1. ^ Unterberger, Richie. Authorized Greatest Hits at AllMusic