Neil Young's first ever greatest-hits collection, Greatest Hits is a long-awaited retrospective from one of rock's most influential and enduring singer-songwriters. With 16 selections spanning his career since 1969, Greatest Hits features some of the greatest hits of rock'n'roll, period.
A 16 song, 180 gram vinyl 2-LP greatest hits collection, compiled from the Reprise catalog and covers the years from 1969 to 1992. This package includes a 45rpm 2-song 7" single, which features a mono version of Sugar Mountain and a stereo version of The Loner.
This collection was assembled and prepared by John Knowland, at Neil Young's Redwood Ranch Studios. The meticulous studio work presented in this collection ensures that this is the very best these songs have ever sounded. For the collection, 30 IPS, flat tape copies of tracks 1-14, were assembled from the original analog masters. Tracks 15 and 16 were transferred from up-converted 176.4/24 bit digital masters created from the original lower res. digital masters.
The 45rpm 2-song 7" single is an exclusive bonus to this vinyl package and was cut from the original 2-track masters and is not available on the CD or DVD- Audio versions of this release.
Double LP + 7" Vinyl Disc
Pressed at Pallas
Stoughton paper-wrapped jacket
Bonus 7" disc in Jacket with special paper stock
1. Down By The River - from Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere, 1969
2. Cowgirl In The Sand - from Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere, 1969
3. Cinnamon Girl - from Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere, 1969
4. Helpless - with Crosby, Stills and Nash, from Déjà Vu, 1970
5. After The Gold Rush - from After The Goldrush, 1970
6. Only Love Can Break Your Heart - from After The Goldrush, 1970)
7. Southern Man - from After The Goldrush, 1970)
8. Ohio - with Crosby, Stills and Nash, from Four Way Street, 1971
9. The Needle and the Damage Done - from Harvest, 1972
10. Old Man - from Harvest, 1972
11. Heart Of Gold - from Harvest, 1972
12. Like A Hurricane - from American Stars 'n' Bars, 1977
13. Comes A Time - from Comes A Time, 1978
14. Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black) - from Rust Never Sleeps, 1979
15. Rockin' In The Free World - from Freedom, 1989
16. Harvest Moon - from Harvest Moon, 1992
7" Vinyl Disc:
a. Sugar Mountain (mono)
b. The Loner (stereo)