The Very Best of The Doors (2001 album)

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The Very Best of The Doors
The Very Best of The Doors (2001 album) cover art.jpg
Greatest hits album by The Doors
Released September 18, 2001
Recorded 1966–1971
Genre Psychedelic rock, blues rock, acid rock
Length 72:16
Label Rhino Records
Producer Paul A. Rothchild, Bruce Botnick, The Doors
The Doors chronology
The Best of the Doors
(2000)The Best of the Doors2000
The Very Best of The Doors
Legacy: The Absolute Best
(2003)Legacy: The Absolute Best2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Robert ChristgauA[1]

The Very Best of The Doors is a compilation album by The Doors, released in the USA in 2001. It features the same cover art as The Best of The Doors album released in 2000, and a similar track listing to the single CD version of that album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Break On Through (To the Other Side)" – 2:29
  2. "Light My Fire" – 7:08
  3. "People Are Strange" – 2:12
  4. "Riders on the Storm" – 7:15
  5. "L.A. Woman" – 7:52
  6. "Love Her Madly" – 3:20
  7. "Back Door Man" – 3:34
  8. "Touch Me" – 3:12
  9. "Hello, I Love You" – 2:16
  10. "Love Me Two Times" – 3:16
  11. "Twentieth Century Fox" – 2:34
  12. "The Crystal Ship" – 2:34
  13. "The WASP (Texas Radio and the Big Beat)" – 4:15
  14. "Peace Frog" – 3:00
  15. "The End" – 11:45
  16. "Roadhouse Blues" (Live) (Version found on The Doors: Box Set (1997) & Essential Rarities (1999)) – 4:32



Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[2] Silver 60,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Very Best of The Doors". Robert Christgau. 
  2. ^ "British album certifications – Doors – The Very Best of_2001_". British Phonographic Industry.  Select albums in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Enter The Very Best of_2001_ in the search field and then press Enter.