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{{SmithsDiscobox
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{{Discobox
 
| Name = Singles
 
| Name = Singles
| Total Length =  
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| Total Length = 62:32
| Recorded =  
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| Recorded = 1983-1987
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Marr
 
| Writer = Morrissey/Marr
| Producer = [[Morrissey]]<br>[[Johnny Marr]]
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| Producer = [[Morrissey]]<br>[[Johnny Marr]]<br>John Porter<br>[[The Smiths]]<br>[[Stephen Street]]<br>Roger Pusey<br>Dale "Buffin" Griffin
 
| Mastered =  
 
| Mastered =  
| Art =  
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| Art = Cover star: [[Diana Dors]]
 
| Vinyl Etching =  
 
| Vinyl Etching =  
| Publisher = [[Rough Trade Records]] (UK)<br>[[Sire Records]] (US)
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| Publisher = [[WEA]] (UK)<br>[[Reprise Records]] (US)
| Format = Vinyl, CD
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| Format = CD, Cassette
| Release =  
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| Release = 20 February 1995 (UK)<br>23 May 1995 (US)
| Chart = UK #<br>US #
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| Chart = UK #5<br>Did not chart in US
 
| Type = Compilation Album
 
| Type = Compilation Album
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| ArtistType = The Smiths
 
| Previous = ...Best II
 
| Previous = ...Best II
 
| PreviousLink = ...Best II
 
| PreviousLink = ...Best II
 
| Next = The Very Best Of The Smiths
 
| Next = The Very Best Of The Smiths
 
| NextLink = The Very Best Of The Smiths
 
| NextLink = The Very Best Of The Smiths
| singlen =
 
| imagen = image for single n (only for albums)
 
| singlen =
 
| imagen = image for single n (only for albums)
 
 
 
}}
 
}}
  
 
==Information==
 
==Information==
===Recording===
 
===Release===
 
 
==Track list==
 
==Track list==
 
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UK & Europe [WEA 4509-99090-2], US [Reprise 9 45932-2]
===CD Edition===
 
UK - []<br>
 
US - []
 
 
{{tracklist
 
{{tracklist
| 01 =  
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| 01 = Hand In Glove
| 01link =  
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| 01link = Hand In Glove (single)
| 01-duration = : (Morrissey/[[Johnny Marr|Marr]])
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| 01-duration = 3:21 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 02 =  
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| 02 = This Charming Man
| 02link =  
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| 02link = This Charming Man (single)
| 02-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 02-duration = 2:41 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 03 =  
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| 03 = What Difference Does It Make?
| 03link =  
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| 03link = What Difference Does It Make? (single)
| 03-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 03-duration = 3:50 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 04 =  
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| 04 = Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
| 04link =  
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| 04link = Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now (single)
| 04-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 04-duration = 3:34 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 05 =  
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| 05 = William, It Was Really Nothing
| 05link =  
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| 05link = William, It Was Really Nothing (single)
| 05-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 05-duration = 2:10 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 06 =  
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| 06 = How Soon Is Now?
| 06link =  
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| 06link = How Soon Is Now? (single)
| 06-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 06-duration = 6:43 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 07 =  
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| 07 = Shakespeare's Sister
| 07link =  
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| 07link = Shakespeare's Sister (single)
| 07-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 07-duration = 2:08 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 08 =  
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| 08 = That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore
| 08link =  
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| 08link = That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore (single)
| 08-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 08-duration = 4:57 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 09 =  
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| 09 = The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
| 09link =  
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| 09link = The Boy With The Thorn In His Side (single)
| 09-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 09-duration = 3:16 (Morrissey/Marr)
| 10 =  
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| 10 = Bigmouth Strikes Again
| 10link =  
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| 10link = Bigmouth Strikes Again (single)
| 10-duration = : (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 10-duration = 3:14 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 11 = Panic
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| 11link = Panic (single)
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| 11-duration = 2:19 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 12 = Ask
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| 12link = Ask (single)
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| 12-duration = 3:15 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 13 = Shoplifters Of The World Unite
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| 13link = Shoplifters Of The World Unite (single)
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| 13-duration = 2:57 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 14 = Sheila Take A Bow
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| 14link = Sheila Take A Bow (single)
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| 14-duration = 2:41 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 15 = Girlfriend In A Coma
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| 15link = Girlfriend In A Coma (single)
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| 15-duration = 2:02 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 16 = I Started Something I Couldn't Finish
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| 16link = I Started Something I Couldn't Finish (single)
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| 16-duration = 3:46 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 17 = Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me
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| 17link = Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me (single)
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| 17-duration = 5:02 (Morrissey/Marr)
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| 18 = There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
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| 18link = There Is A Light That Never Goes Out (single)
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| 18-duration = 4:02 (Morrissey/Marr)
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}}
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{{Page
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|DiscogsReleaseId=400509
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|DiscogsAdditionalReleaseId=16248235
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|WikipediaPageTitle=Singles_(The_Smiths_album)
 
}}
 
}}
 
===Vinyl===
 
UK - []<br>
 
US - [] <br>
 
===== Side A =====
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
 
===== Side B =====
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
# [[]] – : (Morrissey/Marr)
 
 
==Personnel==
 
 
* [[Morrissey]] - Vocals
 
* [[Johnny Marr]] - [[Guitarists|Guitars]], [[Keyboardists|harmonium]], synthesized string instruments and flute arrangements
 
* [[Andy Rourke]] - [[Bassists|Bass guitar]]
 
* [[Mike Joyce]] - [[Drummers|Drums]]
 
* [[Producers|Producer]] - Morrissey
 
* Producer - Johnny Marr
 
* Engineer - [[Stephen Street]]
 
* Engineer - [[John Porter]]
 

Latest revision as of 11:34, 6 November 2021

Cover art
THE SMITHS Compilation Album
Name Singles
Release 20 February 1995 (UK)
23 May 1995 (US)
Length 62:32
Recorded 1983-1987
Writer/composer Morrissey/Marr
Producer Morrissey
Johnny Marr
John Porter
The Smiths
Stephen Street
Roger Pusey
Dale "Buffin" Griffin
Art work Cover star: Diana Dors
Vinyl Etching
Publisher WEA (UK)
Reprise Records (US)
Format(s) CD, Cassette
Chart position UK #5
Did not chart in US
Compilation Album chronology
...Best II
Singles
The Very Best Of The Smiths

Information

Track list

UK & Europe [WEA 4509-99090-2], US [Reprise 9 45932-2]

  1. Hand In Glove – 3:21 (Morrissey/Marr)
  2. This Charming Man – 2:41 (Morrissey/Marr)
  3. What Difference Does It Make? – 3:50 (Morrissey/Marr)
  4. Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now – 3:34 (Morrissey/Marr)
  5. William, It Was Really Nothing – 2:10 (Morrissey/Marr)
  6. How Soon Is Now? – 6:43 (Morrissey/Marr)
  7. Shakespeare's Sister – 2:08 (Morrissey/Marr)
  8. That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore – 4:57 (Morrissey/Marr)
  9. The Boy With The Thorn In His Side – 3:16 (Morrissey/Marr)
  10. Bigmouth Strikes Again – 3:14 (Morrissey/Marr)
  11. Panic – 2:19 (Morrissey/Marr)
  12. Ask – 3:15 (Morrissey/Marr)
  13. Shoplifters Of The World Unite – 2:57 (Morrissey/Marr)
  14. Sheila Take A Bow – 2:41 (Morrissey/Marr)
  15. Girlfriend In A Coma – 2:02 (Morrissey/Marr)
  16. I Started Something I Couldn't Finish – 3:46 (Morrissey/Marr)
  17. Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me – 5:02 (Morrissey/Marr)
  18. There Is A Light That Never Goes Out – 4:02 (Morrissey/Marr)

Discogs Information

Credits

  • Other [Cover Star] - Diana Dors
  • Photography By [Group] - Stephen Wright (4)
  • Producer - John Porter
  • Producer - Johnny Marr
  • Producer - Morrissey
  • Producer - Stephen Street
  • Producer - The Smiths
  • Written-By - Johnny Marr
  • Written-By - Morrissey

Notes

Photo courtesy of Lumiere Pictures Ltd.

This compilation ℗ 1995 Warner Music UK Ltd. © 1995 Warner Music UK Ltd.

Made in Germany

Cover insert; 3-fold, full-color 2-sided sheet (6 sections to view). Displays 18 cover images on opened inner. Folds down horizontally, then roll-folds closed. Track-list on inside facing page. 8 albums, with track-lists displayed when facing page opened.

Licensed by Gema

Images

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Discogs information (additional release)

Notes

6 panel inlay printed boths sides. Clear cassette with silver slip sheets and on-body print. Made in Germany.

This version has vertical bars and numbers on the cassette window that differ from these other similar versions: Singles - Dots on window Singles - Nothing on window

Images

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Wikipedia Information

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Singles is the seventh compilation album by English rock band The Smiths, pitched as a compilation of previously issued singles. It was released in February 1995 by the new owner of their back catalogue, WEA (Sire Records in the United States). Its highest British chart position was #5; it did not chart in the United States. Blender magazine listed the album among the "500 CDs You Must Own" on their website.