The Greatest Hits (Lulu album)

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The Greatest Hits is a 2003 Lulu album charting her 40-year career in music from 1964's UK top-ten hit "Shout" through 2002's "We've Got Tonight," a UK top-five duet with Ronan Keating. It also covers everything in between, including her 1967 US No. 1 Hit "To Sir With Love", the 1969 Eurovision Song Contest winner "Boom Bang-a-Bang", the 1974 James Bond theme "The Man with the Golden Gun", and the 1993 UK No. 1 Hit "Relight My Fire" (a duet with Take That).

The album combines her UK hits such as "The Boat That I Row" and "The Man Who Sold The World", as well as her successful singles in the US like "Oh Me Oh My (I'm A Fool For You Baby)" and "I Could Never Miss You (More Than I Do)". Tracks from her 2002 album Together are also featured, including duets with Elton John and Sting; the final track, "First Of May" is a duet with her former husband Maurice Gibb, taken from her "An Audience With Lulu" ITV television special, making it the only song which debuted on the CD.

Track listing[edit]

1."Shout" (with The Luvvers)Rudolph Isley, Ronald Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Jr. 
2."Independence" (Brothers in Rhythm mix)  
3."Relight My Fire" (with Take That)Dan Hartman4:11
4."Teardrops" (with Elton John)Zeriiya Zekkariyas4:48
5."I Don't Wanna Fight"Lulu, Billy Lawrie, Steve DuBerry4:47
6."We've Got Tonight" (with Ronan Keating)Bob Seger3:40
7."The Man Who Sold the World"David Bowie 
8."Where the Poor Boys Dance" (Almighty mix)Lulu, Lawrie, David Tyson3:53
9."Hurt Me So Bad" 3:45
10."To Sir With Love"Don Black, Mark London2:44
11."Oh Me Oh My (I'm a Fool for You Baby)"Jim Doris2:42
12."I Could Never Miss You (More Than I Do)"Neil Harrison 
13."Sail on Sailor" (with Sting)Brian Wilson, Van Dyke Parks, Tandyn Almer, Ray Kennedy, Jack Rieley3:27
14."I'm Back for More" (with Bobby Womack)Ken Stover5:08
15."The Man with the Golden Gun"John Barry, Don Black2:35
16."The Boat That I Row"Neil Diamond 
17."Boom Bang-a-Bang"Alan Moorhouse, Peter Warne 
18."First of May" (Live) (with Maurice Gibb)Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb 

Chart performance[edit]

  • In the United Kingdom, the album debuted at No. 35 and spent 2 weeks on the UK Albums Chart.[1]


  1. ^ "Chart Stats - Lulu - The Greatest Hits". Retrieved 6 August 2011.