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  • Performer: Van Morrison
  • Album: The Best Of Van Morrison
  • FLAC: 1846 mb | MP3: 1508 mb
  • Country: UK & Europe
  • Style: Folk Rock
  • Rating: 4.2/5
  • Votes: 213
Van Morrison - The Best Of Van Morrison album flac


1 Bright Side Of The Road 3:46
2 Gloria 2:36
3 Moondance 4:31
4 Baby Please Don't Go 2:40
5 Have I Told You Lately 4:19
6 Brown Eyed Girl 3:04
7 Sweet Thing 4:21
8 Warm Love 3:22
9 Wonderful Remark 3:57
10 Jackie Wilson Said (I'm In Heaven When You Smile) 2:57
11 Full Force Gale 3:14
12 And It Stoned Me 4:28
13 Here Comes The Night 2:46
14 Domino 3:04
15 Did Ye Get Healed 4:05
16 Wild Night 3:32
17 Cleaning Windows 4:40
18 Whenever God Shines His Light 4:54
19 Queen Of The Slipstream 4:54
20 Dweller On The Threshold 4:44

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polydor Ltd. (UK)
  • Copyright (c) – Polydor Ltd. (UK)
  • Manufactured By – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Marketed By – PolyGram Records, Inc.
  • Pressed By – PMDC, USA


variously on disc: "Made in USA"
Polydor label on CD
Matrix: 841 970-2 14! (PMDC, USA)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 422-841970-2 1
  • Matrix / Runout: 841 970-2 14!

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
841 970-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor 841 970-2 UK & Europe 1990
31453 7459-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor 31453 7459-2 Canada 1990
841 970-2, 841 970-2 (G) Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp) Polydor, Polydor 841 970-2, 841 970-2 (G) Malaysia Unknown
841 970-1 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(LP, Comp, W/Lbl) Polydor 841 970-1 Greece 1990
559 440-2 Van Morrison The Best Of Van Morrison ‎(CD, Comp, RE) Exile, Polydor 559 440-2 Australasia Unknown

The Northern Irish singer Van Morrison has released 40 studio albums, 6 live albums, 6 compilation albums, 4 video albums, and 71 singles. Morrison made his first recording playing saxophone on "Boozoo Hully Gully" with the International Monarchs in 1962. His first recording session as lead singer/songwriter with Them was produced by Dick Rowe at Decca's studio. Don't Start Crying Now" was the first single released and the garage rock classic, "Gloria" was also recorded at this session.

Listen free to Van Morrison – The Best of Van Morrison (Bright Side Of The Road, Gloria and more). Equal parts blue-eyed soul shouter and wild-eyed poet-sorcerer, Van Morrison is among popular music's true innovators, a restless seeker whose incantatory vocals and alchemical fusion of R&B, jazz, blues, and Celtic folk produced perhaps the most spiritually transcendent body of work in the rock & roll canon

Keep up to date with all the latest Van Morrison news including; album releases, appearances, awards, upcoming shows and exciting announcements.

During Van Morrison’s spell in Them, the brutally, brilliantly reductive Belfast band he fronted between 1964 and 1966, there had been glimmers of an artistic sensibility at odds with the turbo-boosted dockside R&B of songs like Gloria and Baby Please Don’t Go. On My Lonely Sad Eyes, Hey Girl and an aching cover of John Lee Hooker’s Don’t Look Back, Morrison was reaching for something deeper and more revelatory

Van Morrison compiled 1993's The Best of Van Morrison, Vol. 2 himself, leaning heavily toward his then-recent work. As an anthology, it doesn't completely work, since it's uneven and lacking a sense of scope; what makes the album fascinating is to see how Morrison views himself. Although there are many good (even great) songs here, Vol. 2 only works as an introduction to Morrison's idiosyncratic recent work instead of his entire career.

As the story goes, Van Morrison wanted nothing to do with his first greatest hits collection. The Best of Van Morrison was acclaimed by critics from Goldmine and Q magazine, who called it essential.

Van Morrison's soulful 1970 ballad was no doubt playing in the background as many a baby was being made. The tender track has been one of the most covered songs throughout the years, as Robbie Robertson, Aaron Neville, and Brian Kennedy all had their versions featured on film soundtracks. Rod Stewart, Bryan Ferry, Helen Reddy, and Michael Bolton have also covered the track. The track itself had a bizarre trajectory, as it was finally released as a single seven years after the album came out. 3. 'Domino'. From: 'His Band and the Street Choir' (1970). You can't have a Van Morrison 10 Best Songs list without including 'Brown Eyed Girl. While it seems unfathomable that the song was ever named anything else, Van reveals that the track was initially called 'Brown Skinned Girl. He remarked, "That was just a mistake.

George Ivan Morrison, . Van Morrison, started his music life in 1958 when he was just 12 years old! Since then, he has been writing a great number of songs, and his genres encompass blues and R&B, pop music, rock, jazz, folk, country, Irish folk and traditional, gospel, rock and roll, classical, new age, and sometimes, spoken words and instrumentals. Van Morrison featured this song in his 1970 album 'Moondance'. Originally called 'Into the Misty', the name was changed to 'Into the Mystic', to give it a more mysterious and elegant feeling. Best R&B Songs of All Time. R&B Break Up Songs.