RELEASE
March 27, 2001
LABEL
EMI Music Distribution
GENRES
Pop/Rock, British Invasion, Girl Groups, AM Pop

Album Review

Yet another Cilla Black compilation -- she may be the most heavily compiled British singer this side of Shirley Bassey or Petula Clark, but who's complaining? Black was the most prodigious performing talent ever discovered by Brian Epstein, and the 20 songs on this collection, divided up equally between her classic mid-1960's sides into the 1970's, representing composers from $John Lennon and Paul McCartney ("It's For You", "Yesterday", "Step Inside Love"), Joni Mitchell ("Both Sides Now"), and Elton John ("Your Song") on the rock performer/composer side to Burt Bacharach ("Make It Easy On Yourself", "Alfie"), Victor Young ("Love Letters") and Galt MacDermot ("Aquarius") on the "legit" (i.e. formal pop) side. Not surprisingly, there's not a bad, or even a less than impressive track here, and the state-of-the-art digital sound is superb. There's no annotation but as part of EMI's budget-priced "Gold" line that's par for the course.
Bruce Eder, Rovi

Track Listing

  1. You're My Worldhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  2. Anyone Who Had a Hearthttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  3. Without Youhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  4. It's for Youhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  5. You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  6. Both Sides Nowhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  7. Alfiehttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  8. Gypsies Trams and Thieveshttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  9. Bridge over Troubled Waterhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  10. Conversationshttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  11. Yesterdayhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  12. Make It Easy on Yourselfhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  13. Aquariushttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  14. For Once in My Lifehttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  15. Step Inside Lovehttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  16. Love Lettershttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  17. Something Tells Me (Something's Gonna Happen Tonight)https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  18. Liverpool Lullabyhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  19. Your Songhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
  20. Don't Answer Mehttps://itunes.apple.com/us/album/35th-anniversary-collection/id696633091?uo=5&at=11l9vR
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