Greatest Misses

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Greatest Misses
Greatest hits album by Public Enemy
Released September 15, 1992
Recorded The Music Palace, West Hempstead, New York
Genre Political hip hop, East Coast hip hop, Hardcore hip hop
Length 50:56
Label Def Jam/Columbia/SME Records
OK 53014
Producer Public Enemy, The Bomb Squad, Gary G-Wiz, Paul Shabazz and Kerwin Young
Public Enemy chronology
Apocalypse 91... The Enemy Strikes Black
(1991)Apocalypse 91... The Enemy Strikes Black1991
Greatest Misses
Muse Sick-n-Hour Mess Age
(1994)Muse Sick-n-Hour Mess Age1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
Robert Christgau (3-star Honorable Mention) link
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3/5 stars link

Greatest Misses is Public Enemy's first compilation album released in 1992. It features new tracks (1-6), remixes of previously released songs (7-12) and a live British TV performance (13).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Tie Goes to the Runner"
  2. "Hit Da Road Jack"
  3. "Gett Off My Back"
  4. "Gotta Do What I Gotta Do"
  5. "Air Hoodlum"
  6. "Hazy Shade of Criminal"
  7. "Megablast" (The Madd Skillz Bass Pipe Gett Off Remixx)
  8. "Louder Than a Bomb" (JMJ Telephone Tap Groove)
  9. "You're Gonna Get Yours" (Reanimated TX Getaway version)
  10. "How to Kill a Radio Consultant" (The DJ Chuck Chillout Mega Murder Boom)
  11. "Who Stole the Soul?" (Sir Jinx Stolen Souled Out Reparation Mixx)
  12. "Party for Your Right to Fight" (Blak Wax Metromixx)
  13. "Shut Em Down" (Live in the UK)