Best 1991–2004

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Best 1991–2004
Best 1991-2004 (Seal album).jpg
Greatest hits album by Seal
Released November 8, 2004
Genre
Label Warner Bros.
Seal chronology
Seal IV
(2003)
Best 1991–2004
(2004)
Live In Paris
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars link

Best 1991–2004 is a 2004 compilation album by Seal, released by Warner Bros. Records. Several different versions of this album were released: one as a single disc containing Seal's greatest hits; a second (titled The Ultimate Collection) with an additional disc of 13 acoustic versions of Seal's greatest hits; a third which included a DVD-Audio disc plus the two The Ultimate Collection discs; a fourth with surround sound mixes of both The Ultimate Collection discs and a collection of music videos as well as the DVD-Audio disc; a fifth, available only for France, containing the single disc of hits along with the track "Les Mots", a duet with French singer Mylène Farmer, as a bonus track.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Crazy" (Seal, Guy Sigsworth) – 5:56 from Seal
  2. "Kiss from a Rose" (Seal) – 4:48 from Seal II
  3. "Killer" (Adam Tinley, Seal) – 6:23 from Seal
  4. "Prayer for the Dying" (Seal, Gus Isidore) – 5:30 from Seal II
  5. "Waiting for You" (Seal, Mark Batson) – 3:43 from Seal IV
  6. "Don't Cry" (Seal) – 6:19 from Seal II
  7. "My Vision (featuring Jakatta)" (Seal, Dave Lee, Rick Salmon, Thomas Newman) – 3:44 from Seal IV
  8. "Love's Divine" (Seal, Batson) – 4:38 from Seal IV
  9. "Walk On By" (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 3:18 Previously unreleased
  10. "Get It Together" (Seal, Batson) – 3:58 from Seal IV
  11. "Fly Like an Eagle" (Steve Miller) – 4:14 from Space Jam
  12. "Lips Like Sugar" (Ian McCulloch, Les Pattinson, Will Sergeant, Pete de Freitas) – 5:02 50 First Dates
  13. "Human Beings" (Seal) – 4:35 from Human Being
  14. "Future Love Paradise" (Seal) – 4:19 from Seal

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[1] Gold 15,000*
Brazil (Pro-Música Brasil)[2] Gold 50,000*
France (SNEP)[3] Platinum 300,000*
Germany (BVMI)[4] 2× Platinum 400,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[5] Gold 7,500^
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[6] Platinum 40,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

  1. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Seal – Best 1991–2004" (in German). IFPI Austria.  Enter Seal in the field Interpret. Enter Best 1991–2004 in the field Titel. Select album in the field Format. Click Suchen
  2. ^ "Brazilian album certifications – Seal – Best 1991–2004" (in Portuguese). Associação Brasileira dos Produtores de Discos. 
  3. ^ "French album certifications – Seal – Best 1991–2004" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. 
  4. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Seal; 'Best 1991–2004')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. 
  5. ^ "New Zealand album certifications – Seal – Best 1991–2004". Recorded Music NZ. 
  6. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Seal; 'Best 1991–2004')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien.