The Best of Sugar Ray

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The Best of Sugar Ray
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Greatest hits album by Sugar Ray
Released

June 21, 2005

May 16, 2006
Recorded 1995–2005
Genre Alternative rock, pop rock, Nu Metal, Punk Rock, Pop Punk
Length 53:50
Label Atlantic
Producer David Kahne, McG
Sugar Ray chronology
In the Pursuit of Leisure
(2003)
The Best of Sugar Ray
(2005)
Music for Cougars
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Best of Sugar Ray is a 2005 Sugar Ray greatest hits album, released by Warner Bros. Records, consisting of 12 previous hits and 3 new recordings. Tracks 1, 9, and 14 are new tracks. Tracks 7 and 10 are from Lemonade and Brownies, Tracks 3 and 12 are from Floored, Tracks 4, 6 and 8 are from 14:59, Tracks 2, 5, and 11 are from Sugar Ray, and Tracks 13 and 15 are from In the Pursuit of Leisure. The 3 new songs are: "Shot of Laughter", a cover of Cyndi Lauper's "Time After Time", and a song written by a teenage Howard Stern, "Psychedelic Bee". "Mr. Bartender" is the only hit single absent from the album.[2]

The international edition of the album substitutes a cover of Joe Walsh's "Life's Been Good" for "Time after Time".[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Shot of Laughter" – 3:42
  2. "Answer the Phone" – 3:58
  3. "Fly" (Featuring Super Cat) – 4:53
  4. "Someday" – 4:04
  5. "Under the Sun" – 3:22
  6. "Every Morning" – 3:41
  7. "Mean Machine" – 2:42
  8. "Falls Apart" – 4:16
  9. "Time After Time" – 3:56
  10. "Rhyme Stealer" – 2:53
  11. "When It's Over" – 3:39
  12. "RPM" – 3:22
  13. "Is She Really Going out with Him?" – 3:50
  14. "Psychedelic Bee" – 1:54 (written by Howard Stern)
  15. "Chasin' You Around" – 3:38

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