Greatest Hits (The Band album)

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Greatest Hits
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Greatest hits album by The Band
Released September 26, 2000
Recorded Early 1968-Early 1977
Genre Rock, classic rock
Length 77:00
Label Capitol
Producer John Simon and The Band
The Band chronology
The Best of The Band, Vol. II
Greatest Hits
The Last Waltz
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Greatest Hits is a compilation album by the classic rock group The Band. It was released in 2000 on Capitol Records. The album was released in conjunction with remastered versions of the group's first four albums. It draws very heavily from these records, containing thirteen of the eighteen tracks on Music from Big Pink, The Band, Stage Fright and Cahoots.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Robbie Robertson unless otherwise noted.

No. Title Original album Length
1. "The Weight" Music from Big Pink, 1968 4:35
2. "Tears of Rage" (Bob Dylan, Richard Manuel) Music from Big Pink 5:19
3. "Chest Fever" Music from Big Pink 5:13
4. "I Shall Be Released" (Dylan) Music from Big Pink 3:12
5. "Up on Cripple Creek" The Band, 1969 4:31
6. "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" The Band 3:32
7. "Rag Mama Rag" The Band 3:02
8. "King Harvest (Has Surely Come)" The Band 3:38
9. "The Shape I'm In" Stage Fright, 1970 4:01
10. "Stage Fright" Stage Fright 3:41
11. "Time to Kill" Stage Fright 3:26
12. "Life Is a Carnival" (Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Robbie Robertson) Cahoots, 1971 3:57
13. "When I Paint My Masterpiece" (Dylan) Cahoots 4:18
14. "Ain't Got No Home" (Clarence "Frogman" Henry) Moondog Matinee, 1973 3:24
15. "It Makes No Difference" Northern Lights – Southern Cross, 1975 6:32
16. "Ophelia" Northern Lights – Southern Cross 3:31
17. "Acadian Driftwood" Northern Lights – Southern Cross 6:41
18. "The Saga of Pepote Rouge" Islands, 1977 4:14

Group members and other participants[edit]