The Singles (The Pretenders album)


The Singles (The Pretenders album)

Infobox Album |
Name = The Singles
Type = Compilation album
Artist = The Pretenders


Released = November 17, 1987
Recorded = 1979–1986
Genre = Rock
Length = 57:18
Label = WEA Sire Records
Producer = Bob Clearmountain
Ray Falconer
Jimmy Iovine
Nick Lowe
Chris Thomas
UB40
Reviews =
* Allmusic Rating|5|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:gpz1z8hajyv2~T0 link]
*Robert Christgau (A) [http://www.robertchristgau.com/get_artist.php?name=Pretenders link] |
Last album = "Get Close"
(1986)
This album = "The Singles"
(1987)
Next album = "Packed!"
(1990)

"The Singles" was The Pretenders' 1987 compilation album and featured all the band's UK single hits to date, as well as including "I Got You Babe" which Hynde had performed with UB40 in 1985.

Track listing

# "Stop Your Sobbing"
# "Kid"
# "Brass in Pocket"
# "Talk of the Town"
# "I Go to Sleep"
# "Day After Day"
# "Message of love"
# "Back on the Chain Gang"
# "Middle of the Road"
# "2000 Miles"
# "Show Me"
# "Thin Line (Between Love And Hate)"
# "Don't Get Me Wrong"
# "Hymn To Her"
# "My Baby"
# "I Got You Babe" - performed by UB40 with Chrissie Hynde


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