Galore (The Cure album)

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Galore
Galore cure album.jpg
Greatest hits album by The Cure
Released October 28, 1997
Recorded 1987–1997
Length 72:47
Label Fiction (UK)
Elektra (U.S.)
The Cure chronology
Wild Mood Swings
(1996)Wild Mood Swings1996
Galore
(1997)
Bloodflowers
(2000)Bloodflowers2000
Singles from Galore
  1. "Wrong Number"
    Released: November 17, 1997
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 5/5 stars[1]
Blender 2/5 stars[2]
Entertainment Weekly B[3]
Robert Christgau (neither)[4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 4/5 stars[5]
Spin (7/10)[6]

Galore: The Singles 1987–1997 is the second singles compilation by The Cure. It contains singles from the years 1987–1997. The song "Wrong Number" is the only new song on the album. The model on the album cover is Isabel Caroline Slark.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Why Can't I Be You?" – 3:14
  2. "Catch" – 2:45
  3. "Just Like Heaven" (Bob Clearmountain Mix) – 3:32
  4. "Hot Hot Hot!!!" (François Kevorkian and Ron St. Germain Mix) – 3:35
  5. "Lullaby" (Single Mix) – 4:09
  6. "Fascination Street" (Single Mix) – 4:20
  7. "Lovesong" (Single Mix) – 3:28
  8. "Pictures of You" (Single Mix) – 4:48
  9. "Never Enough" (Single Mix) – 4:28
  10. "Close to Me" (Closest Mix) – 4:21
  11. "High" (Single Mix) – 3:33
  12. "Friday I'm in Love" (Single Mix) – 3:36
  13. "A Letter to Elise" (Single Mix) – 4:20
  14. "The 13th" (Swing Radio Mix) – 4:17
  15. "Mint Car" (Radio Mix) – 3:31
  16. "Strange Attraction" (Album Mix) – 4:21
  17. "Gone!" (Radio Mix) – 4:27
  18. "Wrong Number" – 6:01

Tracks 1-4 were originally on Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me, tracks 5-8 were first on Disintegration, tracks 11-13 had appeared earlier on Wish, and tracks 14-17 also appeared on Wild Mood Swings. Remixed versions of 11 of these 14 tracks are included on Galore.

Singles[edit]

  • "Wrong Number" released in United States in October 1997

See also[edit]

  • Standing on a Beach – The Cure's first decade-spanning singles collection, for the years 1978–1985.

References[edit]