The Future Starts Here: The Essential Doors Hits

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The Future Starts Here: The Essential Doors Hits
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Greatest hits album by
ReleasedJanuary 29, 2008 (2008-01-29)
GenrePsychedelic rock, blues rock, acid rock
ProducerPaul A. Rothchild, Bruce Botnick, The Doors
The Doors chronology
The Very Best of The Doors
The Future Starts Here: The Essential Doors Hits
The Platinum Collection
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

The Future Starts Here: The Essential Doors Hits is a compilation album by the rock band The Doors. It was released in the U.S. on January 29, 2008 to commemorate the band's 40th anniversary.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed by The Doors (John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek and Jim Morrison) unless otherwise indicated.

No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."Break On Through (To the Other Side)"Jim MorrisonThe Doors, 19672:28
2."Light My Fire"KriegerThe Doors7:00
3."Love Me Two Times"KriegerStrange Days, 19673:16
4."Hello, I Love You"MorrisonWaiting for the Sun, 19682:40
5."People Are Strange"Morrison, KriegerStrange Days2:12
6."Strange Days"MorrisonStrange Days3:09
7."Riders on the Storm"MorrisonL.A. Woman, 19717:08
8."L.A. Woman"MorrisonL.A. Woman8:00
9."Touch Me"KriegerThe Soft Parade, 19693:13
10."Roadhouse Blues"MorrisonMorrison Hotel, 19704:07
11."Peace Frog"Morrison, KriegerMorrison Hotel2:58
12."Love Street"MorrisonWaiting for the Sun2:57
13."The Crystal Ship"MorrisonThe Doors2:35
14."Soul Kitchen"MorrisonThe Doors3:33
15."Love Her Madly"KriegerL.A. Woman3:40
16."Back Door Man"Willie Dixon, Chester BurnettThe Doors3:33
17."Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)"Kurt Weill, Bertolt BrechtThe Doors3:17
18."Moonlight Drive"MorrisonStrange Days3:04
19."The Unknown Soldier"MorrisonWaiting for the Sun4:03
20."The End" (Edited version from the film Apocalypse Now, 1979)MorrisonThe Doors6:28



Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[3] Gold 500,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

External links[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^
  3. ^ "American album certifications – The Doors – THE FUTURE STARTS HERE: THE ESSENTIALS DOORS HITS". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH.