Greatest Hits 1972–1978 is a compilation album by the English rock band 10cc. The album is the first compilation to include the band's recordings with UK Records and with Mercury. It was released in time for Christmas 1979 and was intended as a stop-gap between albums, whilst Eric Stewart recovered from his car accident. The album was a big success reaching N. in the UK charts.
LP 1979 Phonogram Ltd (6310 505) CD Mercury 800 056-2. No release results - showing artist results instead. I'm Not In Love: Essential 10Cc Spectrum 2016.
The collection's greatest attribute, however, might well be its insistence that the dynamic duo's departure did not initially harm the band in the slightest. Good Morning Judge" might sound a little "obvious" today, but "The Things We Do for Love" is a gorgeous anthem in any era, while "Dreadlock Holiday" - a . chart-topper in 1978, and the band's final major hit - is a pun-packing masterpiece, as convincing a slice of white pop-reggae as you'll find this side.
Consumer Guide Album. And I still don't believe "Dreadlock Holiday" is "Safe European Home" in corporate-rock drag.
Greatest Hits 1972–1978 was the first compilation by the English rock band 10cc to include their recordings with UK Records and with Mercury. A single was released alongside, coupling their biggest hit "I'm Not in Love" with "For You And I" from the Bloody Tourists album. The single failed to chart. Greatest Hits 1972-1978. Greatest hits album by 10cc.
10cc "Greatest Hits 1972-1978" JAPAN CD 32PD-36. The OBI strip is still here. The spine of OBI is fading a little. Disc and Jacket were made in West Germany. Greatest Hits of 10cc. The now-defunct Rainbow label specialised in reissues of back catalogue Pop, Country and Easy Listening recordings for the Australian market in the late-1980s and early-1990s.
Is Greatest Hits 1972-1978 the best album by 10cc? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. Greatest Hits 1972-1978 by 10cc (1979) Compilation Overall rank: 22,374th.
|4||The Dean And I||2:52|
|5||Life Is A Minestrone||4:27|
|6||The Wall Street Shuffle||3:52|
|7||Art For Art's Sake||4:21|
|8||I'm Mandy, Fly Me||5:21|
|9||Good Morning Judge||2:54|
|10||The Things We Do For Love||3:22|
|12||I'm Not In Love||6:06|
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