Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones

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Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
Rolled Gold - The Very Best of the Rolling Stones (album cover).jpg
Greatest hits album by The Rolling Stones
Released 15 November 1975
Recorded May 1963 – November 1969
Genre Rock
Length 97:44
Language English
Label Decca
Producer Andrew Loog Oldham, Jimmy Miller, The Rolling Stones
The Rolling Stones compilations chronology
Made in the Shade
(1975)Made in the Shade1975
Rolled Gold
(1975)
Time Waits for No One: Anthology 1971–1977
(1979)Time Waits for No One: Anthology 1971–19771979
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones is a compilation album by The Rolling Stones released without the band's authorisation by its former label Decca Records in 1975. It is a double album that reached No. 7 on the UK chart and was a strong seller over the years.

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards except as noted.

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Release date Length
1. "Come On" Chuck Berry June 1963 1:50
2. "I Wanna Be Your Man" Lennon-McCartney November 1963 1:43
3. "Not Fade Away" Norman Petty/Buddy Holly February 1964 1:49
4. "Carol" Berry June 1964 2:35
5. "It's All Over Now" Bobby Womack/Shirley Womack June 1964 3:20
6. "Little Red Rooster" Willie Dixon November 1964 3:01
7. "Time Is on My Side" Norman Meade/Jimmy Norman September 1964 2:50
8. "The Last Time"   February 1965 3:25
9. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"   May 1965 3:45
Total length: 24:18
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Release date Length
1. "Get Off of My Cloud"   September 1965 2:55
2. "19th Nervous Breakdown"   February 1966 3:55
3. "As Tears Go By" Jagger/Richards/Andrew Loog Oldham December 1965 2:33
4. "Under My Thumb"   April 1966 3:42
5. "Lady Jane"   June 1966 3:06
6. "Out of Time"   April 1966 5:59
7. "Paint It, Black"   May 1966 3:15
Total length: 25:25
Side three
No. Title Release date Length
1. "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?" September 1966 2:33
2. "Let's Spend the Night Together" January 1967 3:15
3. "Ruby Tuesday" January 1967 3:12
4. "Yesterday's Papers" January 1967 2:04
5. "We Love You" August 1967 4:39
6. "She's A Rainbow" December 1967 4:35
7. "Jumpin' Jack Flash" May 1968 3:40
Total length: 23:58
Side four
No. Title Release date Length
1. "Honky Tonk Women" July 1969 3:00
2. "Sympathy for the Devil" December 1968 6:25
3. "Street Fighting Man" August 1968 3:16
4. "Midnight Rambler" December 1969 6:52
5. "Gimme Shelter" December 1969 4:30
Total length: 24:03

Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones (2007 edition)[edit]

Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
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Greatest hits album by The Rolling Stones
Released 12 November 2007
Recorded May 1963 – April 1971
Genre Pop, Rock
Length 147:09
Language English
Label UMTV
Producer Eric Easton, Andrew Loog Oldham, The Rolling Stones, Jimmy Miller
The Rolling Stones compilations chronology
Rarities 1971–2003
(2005)Rarities 1971–20032005
Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones
(2007)
GRRR!
(2012)GRRR!2012

In 2007, the original collection was expanded to 40 songs from the original's 28 tracks. Released in the UK on 12 November 2007, it is an expanded rerelease of the original 1975 collection which reached No. 7 on the UK chart.

The set debuted at No. 26 on the UK chart on 18 November 2007, and has sold over 125,000 copies so far according to Music Week.[citation needed]

The album is available in double CD, quadruple vinyl LP, and USB flash drive editions;[2] the USB edition was the first album to be released in the UK in this format.[citation needed] It is also available via digital download. Cover design by Alex Trochut.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars link

Revised track listing[edit]

All songs composed by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards except as noted.

Disc one
No. Title Writer(s) Release date Length
1. "Come On" Berry June 1963 1:49
2. "I Wanna Be Your Man" Lennon-McCartney November 1963 1:44
3. "Not Fade Away" Petty/Hardin February 1964 1:48
4. "Carol" Berry June 1964 1:48
5. "Tell Me"   June 1964 3:49
6. "It's All Over Now" Womack/Womack June 1964 3:27
7. "Little Red Rooster" Dixon November 1964 3:07
8. "Heart of Stone"   December 1964 2:51
9. "Time Is on My Side" Meade/Norman September 1964 2:59
10. "The Last Time"   February 1965 3:42
11. "Play with Fire" Nanker Phelge February 1965 2:13
12. "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"   May 1965 3:44
13. "Get Off of My Cloud"   September 1965 2:55
14. "I'm Free"   September 1965 2:24
15. "As Tears Go By" Jagger/Richards/Oldham December 1965 2:46
16. "Lady Jane"   June 1966 3:09
17. "Paint It, Black"   May 1966 3:24
18. "Mother's Little Helper"   July 1966 2:46
19. "19th Nervous Breakdown"   February 1966 3:59
20. "Under My Thumb"   April 1966 3:43
21. "Out of Time"   April 1966 5:37
22. "Yesterday's Papers"   January 1967 2:05
23. "Let's Spend the Night Together"   January 1967 3:37
24. "Have You Seen Your Mother, Baby, Standing in the Shadow?"   September 1966 2:34
Total length: 1:02:41
Disc two
No. Title Release date Length
1. "Ruby Tuesday" January 1967 3:15
2. "Dandelion" August 1967 3:32
3. "She's A Rainbow" December 1967 4:14
4. "We Love You" August 1967 4:24
5. "2000 Light Years from Home" December 1967 4:47
6. "Jumpin' Jack Flash" May 1968 3:43
7. "Street Fighting Man" August 1968 3:15
8. "Sympathy for the Devil" December 1968 6:20
9. "No Expectations" December 1968 3:56
10. "Let It Bleed" December 1969 5:28
11. "Midnight Rambler" December 1969 6:55
12. "Gimme Shelter" December 1969 4:33
13. "You Can't Always Get What You Want" December 1969 7:28
14. "Brown Sugar" April 1971 3:50
15. "Honky Tonk Women" July 1969 3:01
16. "Wild Horses" June 1971 5:42
Total length: 1:14:23

Songs that are on the 2007 collection but were not on the 1975 collection are:

  1. "Tell Me"
  2. "Heart of Stone"
  3. "Play with Fire"
  4. "I'm Free"
  5. "Mother's Little Helper"
  6. "Dandelion"
  7. "2000 Light Years from Home"
  8. "No Expectations"
  9. "Let It Bleed"
  10. "You Can't Always Get What You Want"
  11. "Brown Sugar"
  12. "Wild Horses"

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
2007 UK Top 75 Albums 26[citation needed]

Certification[edit]

Country Certification Sales
United Kingdom Gold 100,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rolled Gold: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones at AllMusic
  2. ^ Perrone, Pierre. Rolled Gold+: The Very Best of the Rolling Stones (2007 edition) CD booklet.

External links[edit]