Greatest Hits (Paula Abdul album)

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Greatest Hits
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Greatest hits album by Paula Abdul
Released September 26, 2000
Recorded 1987–1995
Genre
Label
Paula Abdul chronology
Head over Heels
(1995)
Greatest Hits
(2000)
Greatest Hits: Straight Up!
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3/5 stars[2]

Greatest Hits is the first compilation album by American singer Paula Abdul. Released in 2000, it contains Paula's six #1s and other singles, with the exception of the top 20 single "Will You Marry Me", which was released in 1992 and reached #19 on the Billboard charts. It does, however include "Crazy Love" which was previously only available on the Japanese version of Head over Heels and not available in the US. This compilation also contains a previously unreleased Megamix Medley. The album was released on September 26, 2000. It did not chart in the U.S or anywhere else. As of January 2006, the album has sold 138,000 copies in the United States.[3][4]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Album Length
1. "Straight Up"
Forever Your Girl 3:52
2. "Cold Hearted" (7" Edit) Wolff Forever Your Girl 3:37
3. "Forever Your Girl" Leiber Forever Your Girl 4:13
4. "The Way That You Love Me" Leiber Forever Your Girl 4:01
5. "Knocked Out" Forever Your Girl 3:32
6. "Opposites Attract" (7" Edit) Leiber Forever Your Girl 3:50
7. "Bend Time Back 'Round" Wolff Beverly Hills, 90210 soundtrack 3:57
8. "Rush Rush" (7" Edit) Peter Lord Spellbound 4:21
9. "The Promise of a New Day" (7" Edit) Spellbound 4:16
10. "Blowing Kisses in the Wind" (Edit) Lord Spellbound 4:18
11. "Vibeology" (Video Edit)
  • Lord
  • St. Victor
  • Smith
Spellbound 3:20
12. "My Love Is for Real" (R&B Remix featuring Ofra Haza) Head over Heels 4:03
13. "Crazy Cool"
  • Lord
  • St. Victor
  • Smith
Head over Heels 4:02
14. "If I Were Your Girl"
Head over Heels 3:55
15. "Megamix Medley"   Previously unreleased 9:24
16. "Crazy Love" Leiber Head over Heels 4:30

References[edit]

  1. ^ Greatest Hits at AllMusic
  2. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Christian Hoard (2004). The Rolling Stone Album Guide. New York City, New York: Simon and Schuster. p. 2. ISBN 0-7432-0169-8. 
  3. ^ "Ask Billboard: Idol Thoughts". Billboard. 2006-01-31. Retrieved 2012-03-11. 
  4. ^ Paula Abdul Greatest Hits [Disky]: Information and Much More from Answers.com

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