The Best of Cameo (1993 album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Best of Cameo
Cameo-best1.jpg
Greatest hits album by Cameo
Released May 18, 1993 (1993-05-18)
Genre R&B, funk
Length 72:30
Label Mercury
Producer Larry Blackmon
Cameo chronology
Shake Your Pants
(1992)Shake Your Pants1992
The Best of Cameo
(1993)
In the Face of Funk
(1994)In the Face of Funk1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
Christgau's Consumer Guide (1-star Honorable Mention)[2]

The Best of Cameo is a greatest hits album by released by the funk/R&B group Cameo in 1993. Following the generally sub-par Shake Your Pants the previous year, this collection is a proper introduction to the group's most well-known hits.[citation needed] In total, nine albums are represented by the fourteen tracks. The Best of Cameo, Volume 2 was released three years later which rounds out a true presentation of Cameo.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Word Up!" – 4:19 - Blackmon/Jenkins
  2. "Single Life – 6:35 - Blackmon/Jenkins
  3. "Candy" – 5:39 - Blackmon/Jenkins
  4. "Shake Your Pants" – 6:21 - Blackmon
  5. "Rigor Mortis" – 5:21 - Blackmon/Leftenant/Leftenant
  6. "Attack Me With Your Love" – 4:30 - Blackmon/Kendrick
  7. "Talkin' Out the Side of Your Neck" – 4:05 - Blackmon/Jenkins/Leftenant/Singleton
  8. "Sparkle" – 4:51 - Blackmon/Lockett
  9. "Back and Forth" – 3:52 - Blackmon/Jenkins/Kendrick/Leftenant
  10. "Flirt" – 4:06 - Blackmon/Jenkins
  11. "She's Strange" – 6:52 ([12" rap version) - Blackmon/Jenkins/Leftenant/Singleton
  12. "I Just Want to Be" – 5:18 - Blackmon/Johnson
  13. "Skin I'm In" – 6:25 - Blackmon
  14. "It's Over" – 4:16 - Blackmon/Jenkins/Leftenant

Charts[edit]

  • Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums - #44

See also[edit]

References[edit]