The Best of Howard Jones

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The Best of Howard Jones
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Greatest hits album by Howard Jones
Released 29 June 1993
Recorded 1983–1992
Genre Rock / Pop
Length 78:19
Label Elektra
Eastwest Records
Producer Various
Howard Jones chronology
In the Running
(1992)In the Running1992
The Best of Howard Jones
(1993)
Working in the Backroom
(1994)Working in the Backroom1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

The Best of Howard Jones is a compilation album by the British pop musician Howard Jones. It compiles key hits and album tracks from 1983–1992 during Jones's tenure on the Warner music label, plus one new track, a cover of Donald Fagen's "I.G.Y. (What a Beautiful World)". It does not include his last UK Top 40 hit 'All I Want' from 1986. The album was a success, particularly in the UK where it was certified silver.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Howard Jones unless otherwise noted.

  1. "What Is Love?" (Jones/William Bryant) – 3:41 from Human's Lib
  2. "New Song" – 4:15 from Human's Lib
  3. "Pearl in the Shell" – 3:59 from Human's Lib
  4. "Always Asking Questions" (Jones/William Bryant) – 3:41 from The 12" Album
  5. "Things Can Only Get Better" – 3:57 from Dream into Action
  6. "Like to Get to Know You Well" – 4:01 from Dream into Action
  7. "Life in One Day" – 3:39 from Dream into Action
  8. "You Know I Love You... Don't You?" – 4:05 from One to One
  9. "Hide and Seek" – 4:49 from Human's Lib
  10. "No One Is to Blame" (US single version) – 4:12 from Action Replay
  11. "Look Mama" – 4:05 from Dream into Action
  12. "The Prisoner" – 4:40 from Cross That Line
  13. "Everlasting Love" – 4:20 from Cross That Line
  14. "Lift Me Up" (Jones/Ross Cullum) – 3:40 from In the Running
  15. "Tears to Tell" – 4:19 from In the Running
  16. "Two Souls" (Jones/Andy Ross/Ross Cullum) – 4:24 from In the Running
  17. "I.G.Y. (What a Beautiful World)" (Donald Fagen) – 5:07 Previously unreleased
  18. "City Song" – 7:16 from In the Running

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeGagne, Mike. Review: The Best of Howard Jones. Allmusic. Retrieved on 2009-12-03.

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