R.E.M.: Singles Collected


R.E.M. Singles Collected is a compilation album from R.E.M. released in Europe by I.R.S. Records in 1994. The album includes the A-side and B-sides of singles spanning from their debut LP Murmur in 1983, right through to Document in 1987.

R.E.M.: Singles Collected
Compilation album by
Released1994 (1994)
Recorded1983–1987
GenreAlternative rock
Length67:23
LanguageEnglish, French ("Talk About the Passion")
LabelI.R.S.
ProducerJoe Boyd, Don Dixon, Don Gehman, Scott Litt, and Mitch Easter
R.E.M. chronology
Monster
(1994)
R.E.M.: Singles Collected
(1994)
Parallel
(1995)
R.E.M. compilations chronology
The Best of R.E.M.
(1991)
R.E.M.: Singles Collected
(1994)
R.E.M.: In the Attic - Alternative Recordings 1985–1989
(1997)

This was the last R.E.M.-related album to be released by I.R.S. Records, which would fold two years after its release.

Track listing


All songs written by Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Michael Stipe, except where noted:

  1. "Radio Free Europe" (Edit) – 3:11
  2. "There She Goes Again" (Lou Reed) – 2:50
  3. "So. Central Rain" – 3:16
  4. "King of the Road" (Roger Miller) – 3:13
  5. "(Don't Go Back To) Rockville" (Edit) – 3:54
  6. "Catapult" (Live) – 3:55
  7. "Cant Get There from Here" (Edit) – 3:13
  8. "Bandwagon" (Berry, Buck, Mills, Stipe, and Lynda Stipe) – 2:16
  9. "Wendell Gee" – 3:02
  10. "Crazy" (Randall Bewley, Vanessa Briscoe, Curtis Crowe, Michael Lachowski) – 3:03
  11. "Fall on Me" – 2:50
  12. "Rotary Ten" – 2:00
  13. "Superman" (Mike Bottler, Gary Zekley) – 2:52
  14. "White Tornado" – 1:55
  15. "The One I Love" – 3:16
  16. "Maps and Legends" (Live) – 3:15
  17. "It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" (Edit) – 3:11
  18. "Last Date" (Floyd Cramer) – 2:16
  19. "Finest Worksong" (Other Mix) – 3:47
  20. "Time After Time Etc." (Live, September 14, 1987) (includes parts of "So. Central Rain (I'm Sorry)", and "Red Rain", written by Peter Gabriel) – 8:22

Sales certifications


Organization Level Date
BPI – UK Silver July 22, 2013[1]

References


  1. "Certified Awards". BPI. Retrieved 19 June 2014.