The Essential Billy Joel

The Essential Billy Joel je kompilacijski album Billyja Joela, ki je izšel pri založbi Sony BMG, 2. oktobra 2001 in je prejel trikratni platinast certifikat.[2] Hkrati je izšel tudi video album The Essential Video Collection, ki vsebuje Joelove najpopularnejše videospote.

The Essential Billy Joel
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Billy Joelkompilacijski album
Izdan2. oktober 2001
Posnet1973-2001
Slogrock
Dolžina154:43
188:48 (re-izdaja)
ZaložbaSony BMG
Billy Joel
Fantasies & Delusions
(2001)
The Essential Billy Joel
(2001)
Piano Man: The Very Best of Billy Joel
(2004)
Svetovna izdaja
Strokovne kritike
Ocene
Vir Ocena
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26. avgusta 2008 je izšel The Essential 3.0, ki je poleg dveh diskov vseboval še tretji disk z dodatnimi skladbami.[1]

Seznam skladbUredi

Vse skladbe je napisal Billy Joel.

Disk 1Uredi

Št.NaslovOriginalni albumDolžina
1."Piano Man"Piano Man, 19735:36
2."You're My Home"Piano Man3:11
3."Captain Jack"Piano Man7:16
4."The Entertainer"Streetlife Serenade, 19743:39
5."Say Goodbye to Hollywood"Turnstiles, 19764:36
6."Miami 2017 (Seen the Lights Go Out on Broadway)"Turnstiles5:12
7."New York State of Mind"Turnstiles6:02
8."She's Always a Woman"The Stranger, 19773:19
9."Movin' Out (Anthony's Song)"The Stranger3:27
10."Only the Good Die Young"The Stranger3:53
11."Just the Way You Are"The Stranger4:48
12."Honesty"52nd Street, 19783:51
13."My Life"52nd Street4:42
14."It's Still Rock and Roll to Me"Glass Houses, 19802:57
15."You May Be Right"Glass Houses4:11
16."Don't Ask Me Why"Glass Houses2:57
17."She's Got a Way (v živo)"Songs in the Attic, 1981; prvotno z albuma Cold Spring Harbor, 19712:59
18."Allentown"The Nylon Curtain, 19823:50

Disk 2Uredi

Št.NaslovOriginalni albumDolžina
1."Goodnight Saigon"The Nylon Curtain7:02
2."An Innocent Man"An Innocent Man, 19835:18
3."Uptown Girl"An Innocent Man3:14
4."The Longest Time"An Innocent Man3:36
5."Tell Her About It"An Innocent Man3:49
6."Leave a Tender Moment Alone"An Innocent Man3:51
7."A Matter of Trust"The Bridge, 19864:08
8."Baby Grand" (Duet z Rayjem Charlesom)The Bridge4:03
9."I Go to Extremes"Storm Front, 19894:20
10."We Didn't Start the Fire"Storm Front4:48
11."Leningrad"Storm Front4:03
12."The Downeaster "Alexa""Storm Front3:42
13."And So It Goes"Storm Front3:36
14."The River of Dreams"River of Dreams, 19934:06
15."All About Soul (Remix)"River of Dreams5:57
16."Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel)"River of Dreams3:30
17."Waltz no. 1 (Nunley's Carousel)"Fantasies & Delusions, 20016:52
18."Invention in C minor"Fantasies & Delusions0:59

Disk 3Uredi

Št.NaslovOriginalni albumDolžina
1."Worse Comes to Worst"Piano Man3:13
2."Prelude/Angry Young Man"Turnstiles5:16
3."Scenes from an Italian Restaurant"The Stranger7:34
4."Big Shot"52nd Street4:02
5."All for Leyna"Glass Houses4:12
6."Pressure"The Nylon Curtain4:39
7."This Is the Time"The Bridge4:59

LestviceUredi

Lestvica (2001) Mesto
ZDA Billboard 200 29 [3]
Lestvica (2008) Mesto
Avstralija 50 [4]
Nova Zelandija 14 [5]
Lestvica (2013) Mesto
Irska 66 [6]
ZDA Billboard 200 15 [7]

CertifikatiUredi

Regija Certifikat Prodaja
Avstralija (ARIA)[8] 2x platinast 140,000
Nova Zelandija (RMNZ)[9] Platinast 15,000
ZDA (RIAA)[10] 3x platinast 1,658,000
Združeno kraljestvo (BPI)[11] Srebrn 60,000

SkliciUredi

  1. 1,0 1,1 Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Billy Joel: The Essential Billy Joel". AllMusic. Pridobljeno dne 19. maj 2016.
  2. RIAA - Gold & Platinum - The Essential Billy Joel
  3. allmusic.com - The Essential Billy Joel - Charts & Awards - Billboard Albums
  4. australian-charts.com - Billy Joel - The Essential 3.0
  5. charts.org.nz - Billy Joel - The Essential
  6. - Billy Joel - The Essential
  7. Paul Grein (7. avgust 2013). "Week Ending Aug. 4, 2013. Albums: Robin Thicke, Call Katy Perry". Yahoo Chart Watch.
  8. "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2011 Albums". aria.com. Pridobljeno dne 19. maj 2016.
  9. "New Zealand album certifications – Billy Joel – The Essential". rianz.org.nz. Pridobljeno dne 19. maj 2016.
  10. "American album certifications – Billy Joel – The Essential". riaa.com. Pridobljeno dne 19. maj 2016.
  11. "British album certifications – Billy Joel – The Essential". bpi.co.uk. Pridobljeno dne 19. maj 2016.