The Silver Anniversary Collection

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Silver Anniversary Collection
Compilation album by Whitesnake
Released 20 May 2003
Recorded 1978-1997
Genre Hard rock, blues-rock, heavy metal
Length 155:52
Label EMI
Whitesnake chronology
20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: The Best of Whitesnake
The Silver Anniversary Collection
The Early Years
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1] 4/5 stars[2]
Soundi 4/5 stars[3]

The Silver Anniversary Collection is a 2CD compilation by the English hard rock band Whitesnake, released in 2003. The album also features solo material by the bands leader/singer David Coverdale and material from his collaboration with Jimmy Page. The album is the 25th anniversary celebration for Whitesnake (hence the name "Silver"). A single disc version also released in 2003 was simply titled Best of Whitesnake and charted at No. 44 on the UK Albums Chart.[4]

In 2008 a similar compilation album was released, titled The 30th Anniversary Collection, which features three discs.

Track listing[edit]

Disc one
No. Title Writer(s) From the album Length
1. "Fool for Your Loving" David Coverdale, Bernie Marsden, Micky Moody Ready an' Willing (1980) 4:17
2. "Don't Break My Heart Again" Coverdale Come an' Get It (1981) 4:04
3. "Hit an' Run" Coverdale, Marsden, Moody Come an' Get It 3:23
4. "The Time Is Right for Love" Coverdale, Marsden, Moody Trouble (1978) 3:28
5. "Love Ain't No Stranger" Coverdale, Mel Galley Slide It In (1984) 4:14
6. "Too Many Tears" Coverdale, Adrian Vandenberg Restless Heart (1997) 5:48
7. "Pride and Joy" Coverdale, Jimmy Page Coverdale•Page (1993) 3:34
8. "Victim of Love" Coverdale Saints & Sinners (1982) 3:35
9. "Judgment Day" Coverdale, Vandenberg Slip of the Tongue (1989) 5:14
10. "Is This Love" Coverdale, John Sykes Whitesnake (1987) 4:43
11. "Take a Look at Yourself" Coverdale, Page Coverdale•Page 4:40
12. "Straight for the Heart" Coverdale, Sykes Whitesnake 3:38
13. "Now You're Gone" Coverdale, Vandenberg Slip of the Tongue 4:11
14. "Looking for Love" Coverdale, Sykes Whitesnake 6:30
15. "Sailing Ships" (live) Coverdale, Vandenberg Starkers in Tokyo (1997) 4:08
16. "Soldier of Fortune" (live) Coverdale, Ritchie Blackmore Starkers in Tokyo 3:31
17. "Walking in the Shadow of the Blues" (live) Coverdale, Marsden the Heart of the City (1980) 4:49
18. "Ready an' Willing" (live) Coverdale, Moody, Neil Murray, Ian Paice, Jon Lord the Heart of the City 4:51
Disc two
No. Title Writer(s) From the album Length
1. "…Into the Light" Coverdale Into the Light (2000) 1:16
2. "Slow an' Easy" Coverdale, Moody Slide It In 5:49
3. "She Give Me…" Coverdale Into the Light 4:13
4. "Shake My Tree" Coverdale, Page Coverdale•Page 4:53
5. "Guilty of Love" Coverdale Slide It In 3:25
6. "The Deeper the Love" Coverdale, Vandenberg Slip of the Tongue 4:20
7. "Blindman" Coverdale Ready an’ Willing 5:08
8. "Love to Keep You Warm" Coverdale Trouble 3:46
9. "Love Is Blind" Coverdale, Earl Slick Into the Light 5:45
10. "Ain't Gonna Cry No More" Coverdale, Moody Ready an’ Willing 5:51
11. "Slave" Coverdale, Slick Into the Light 4:54
12. "Lonely Days, Lonely Nights" Coverdale Come an’ Get It 3:58
13. "Give Me All Your Love" Coverdale, Sykes Whitesnake 3:29
14. "Till the Day I Die" Coverdale Come an’ Get It 4:29
15. "Ain't No Love in the Heart of the City" Dan Walsh, Michael Price Snakebite (1978) 5:07
16. "Here I Go Again '87" Coverdale, Marsden Whitesnake 4:33
17. "Still of the Night" Coverdale, Sykes Whitesnake 6:38
18. "We Wish You Well" Coverdale Lovehunter (1979) 1:34


  1. ^ Theakstone, Rob. "Whitesnake The Silver Anniversary Collection review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 2015-06-09. 
  2. ^ "Levyarvostelut". 2004-05-20. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  3. ^ "Levyarvostelu: Whitesnake - The Silver Anniversary Collection". Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  4. ^ "Whitesnake chart stats". Archived from the original on 2012-05-25.