The Best of the Ramones

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The Best of the Ramones
Ramones - The Best of the Ramones cover.jpg
Greatest hits album by the Ramones
Released May 25, 2004
Recorded 1989–1995
Genre Punk rock
Label Disky
Producer Jean Beauvoir
Bill Laswell
Daniel Rey
Ed Stasium
Scott Hackwith
Ramones compilation album chronology
Loud, Fast Ramones: Their Toughest Hits
(2002)Loud, Fast Ramones: Their Toughest Hits2002
The Best of The Ramones
Weird Tales of the Ramones
(2005)Weird Tales of the Ramones2005
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

The Best of the Ramones is a re-release of the 2002 Ramones compilation album Best of the Chrysalis Years, but with a new title, cover, and track sequence. The album was released May 25, 2004, on Disky Records, and is not available in the United States.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Pet Sematary" (Dee Dee Ramone, Daniel Rey) - 3:28
  2. "Don't Bust My Chops" (Dee Dee Ramone, Daniel Rey) - 2:30
  3. "Ignorance Is Bliss" (Joey Ramone, A. Schernoff) - 2:39
  4. "Poison Heart" (Ramones) - 4:05
  5. "Anxiety" (Ramones) - 2:06
  6. "Take It as It Comes" (Frazier, Ruby Turner, White) - 2:08
  7. "Out of Time" (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) - 2:41
  8. "Somebody to Love" (Darby Slick) - 2:33
  9. "I Don't Want to Grow Up" (Tom Waits, Kathleen Brennan) - 2:46
  10. "Got A Lot To Say" (C.J. Ramone)
  11. "Sheena Is a Punk Rocker (Live)" (Joey Ramone)
  12. "Surfin' Bird (Live)" (Al Frazier/Sonny Harris/Carl White/Turner Wilson)
  13. "Cretin Hop (Live)" (The Ramones)
  14. "Rockaway Beach (Live)" (Dee Dee Ramone)
  15. "I Wanna Be Sedated (Live)" (Joey Ramone)
  16. "Rock and Roll Radio (Live)" (Joey Ramone)
  17. "Blitzkrieg Bop (Live)" (Tommy Ramone/Dee Dee Ramone)
  18. "Teenage Lobotomy (Live)" (The Ramones)


  1. ^ Greg Prato (2004-05-25). "The Best of the Ramones [Disky] - The Ramones | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-02-10.