The Greatest Mixes

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The Greatest Mixes
Remix album by Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
Released 1997 (1997)
Genre Hip-hop
Length 72:11
Label Sanctuary Records
DEEPF015 / CMRCD519
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Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

The Greatest Mixes is a remix compilation album by Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five originally released by Sanctuary Records in 1997 in the United Kingdom. It contains rare non-album tracks and new and original remixes from both Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five and Grandmaster Melle Mel.

The foldout sleeve contains an extensive essay on the history of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five by Lewis Dene (Blues & Soul Magazine) dated October 1997. It was reissued with a different sleeve design in 2002.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "White Lines (Don't Do It)" (Cutmaster Swift and Pogo Remix) 4:11
2. "Step Off" (Extended Mix) 7:36
3. "Drug Wars" (Extended Mix) 4:46
4. "Pump Me Up" (Extended Mix) 4:43
5. "Message II (Survival)" (Richie Rich Mix) 6:19
6. "Freestyle"   4:46
7. "New York, New York" (Extended Mix) 7:20
8. "Beat Street Breakdown" (Extended Mix) 5:11
9. "The Message" (Cutting Edge's Old School Mix) 9:03
10. "The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel" (Extended Mix) 7:06
11. "Black Man"   3:59
12. "White Lines (Don't Don't Do It)" (Davidson Ospina Club Mix) 7:09

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