Once in a Lifetime: The Best of Talking Heads

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Once In a Lifetime – The Best of Talking Heads
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Greatest hits album by Talking Heads
Released October 12, 1992 (1992-10-12)
Recorded 1977–1991
Genre New wave
Label EMI/Warner Bros.
Producer Tony Bongiovi, Lance Quinn, Brian Eno, Nick Launay, Gary Goetzman, Steve Lillywhite, Talking Heads
Talking Heads chronology
Sand in the Vaseline: Popular Favorites
(1992)
Once In a Lifetime – The Best of Talking Heads
(1992)
The Best of Talking Heads
(2004)

Once in a Lifetime: The Best of Talking Heads is a compilation album by Talking Heads. A single disc version of Sand in the Vaseline: Popular Favorites, it was released outside of the US and UK in place of that album.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison, Tina Weymouth except as noted:

  1. "Psycho Killer" (Byrne, Frantz, Weymouth) (from Talking Heads: 77, 1977)
  2. "Take Me to the River" (Al Green, Mabon "Teenie" Hodges) (from More Songs About Buildings and Food, 1978)
  3. "Once in a Lifetime" (Byrne, Brian Eno, Frantz, Harrison, Weymouth) (from Remain in Light, 1980)
  4. "Burning Down the House" (from Speaking in Tongues, 1983)
  5. "This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)" (from Speaking in Tongues)
  6. "Slippery People (Live)" (from Stop Making Sense, 1984)
  7. "Life During Wartime (Live)" (from Stop Making Sense)
  8. "And She Was" (Byrne) (from Little Creatures, 1985)
  9. "Road to Nowhere" (Byrne) (from Little Creatures)
  10. "Wild Wild Life" (Byrne) (from True Stories, 1986)
  11. "Blind" (from Naked, 1988)
  12. "(Nothing But) Flowers" (from Naked)
  13. "Sax and Violins" (from the Until the End of the World soundtrack, 1991)
  14. "Lifetime Piling Up" (Un-released single, 1987)