The Essential Heart

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Essential Heart
Essential Heart.jpg
Greatest hits album by
ReleasedNovember 26, 2002
Recorded1975 - 1995
Genre
Length157:44
Label
Producer
Heart chronology
Heart Presents a Lovemongers' Christmas
(2001)
The Essential Heart
(2002)
Alive in Seattle
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Uncut4/10 stars[2]
The Music Box3/5 stars[3]
Sputnikmusic3/5 stars[4]

The Essential Heart is a compilation album released by the American rock band Heart in 2002, part of Sony BMG's The Essential series. The album was officially certified gold and platinum by the RIAA on June 11, 2011.[citation needed] The collection spans the band's history from 1975 through 1995. In 2008, the album was re-released which added a third disc of songs.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

Disc 1[edit]

  1. "Crazy on You" – 4:54
  2. "Magic Man" – 5:30
  3. "Dreamboat Annie (Reprise)" – 3:49
  4. "Barracuda" – 4:23
  5. "Little Queen" – 5:13
  6. "Kick It Out" – 2:46
  7. "Love Alive" – 4:25
  8. "Heartless" – 5:00
  9. "Straight On" – 5:06
  10. "Dog & Butterfly" – 5:21
  11. "Silver Wheels" – 1:25
  12. "Even It Up" – 5:12
  13. "Rock and Roll (Live)" – 5:57
  14. "Tell It Like It Is" (edit) – 3:55
  15. "Unchained Melody (Live)" – 4:32
  16. "This Man Is Mine" – 3:06
  17. "How Can I Refuse" – 3:54
  18. "Allies" – 4:41

Disc 2[edit]

  1. "What About Love" – 3:41
  2. "Never" (Original Version) – 4:04
  3. "These Dreams" – 4:14
  4. "Nothin' at All" (Original Version) – 4:13
  5. "If Looks Could Kill" – 3:43
  6. "Alone" – 3:40
  7. "Who Will You Run To" – 4:06
  8. "There's the Girl" – 3:51
  9. "I Want You So Bad" – 4:19
  10. "All I Wanna Do Is Make Love to You" – 5:07
  11. "Wild Child" – 4:29 (Romeo's Daughter cover)
  12. "I Didn't Want to Need You" – 4:07
  13. "Stranded" – 3:56
  14. "Secret" – 4:14
  15. "You're the Voice" (live) – 5:07
  16. "Will You Be There (In the Morning)" – 4:28
  17. "Black on Black II" – 3:53
  18. "Ring Them Bells" featuring Layne Staley (of Alice in Chains) – 3:51
  19. "The Road Home" (live) (edit) – 3:34

Disc 3 [Limited Edition 3.0 version only][edit]

  1. "Sylvan Song" - 2:12
  2. "Dream of the Archer" - 4:31
  3. "Bebe le Strange" - 3:40
  4. "Mistral Wind" (live) - 7:15
  5. "Hit Single" - 2:35
  6. "Strange Euphoria" - 2:45
  7. "City's Burning" - 4:25
  8. "Strong, Strong Wind" - 4:28


Charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak position
NZ Recorded Music NZ[5] 15

References[edit]

  1. ^ Campbell, Al. The Essential Heart at AllMusic
  2. ^ Heart - The Essential Heart Album Review at Uncut
  3. ^ Metzger, John (December 2002). "Heart The Essential Heart". The Music Box. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  4. ^ Heart - The Essential Heart at Sputnikmusic
  5. ^ NZ Charts – Heart – The Essential Heart