Greatest hit

Greatest hit or Best OF is called a music album ( LP or audio CD), which from the interpreter concerned the largest hits - often such titles, which appeared as single and in the respective single Charts also according to could platzieren itself - contains.

Still into the 1980er years came this kind of albums primarily on the market if music volume had separated or had withdrawn themselves a single interpreter from the “active business”. Nowadays however also albums with this name are published, although the aforementioned criteria do not apply. Greatest hit albums often appear to Christmas.

Frequent then the most successful songs of the interpreter as well as some unpublished Songs are to find B-sides or parts from demos to on such a LP or CD.

Critics criticize that these albums are published somewhat hastily recently every now and then.


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