Greatest Hit Singles

Isaac Hayes

Greatest Hit Singles
  • CAT # SCD-8515-25

    1. By The Time I Get To Phoenix 6:58
    2. Walk On By 4:35
    3. I Stand Accused 4:07
    4. The Look Of Love 3:20
    5. Never Can Say Goodbye 3:36
    6. Theme From "Shaft" 3:15
    7. Do Your Thing 3:19
    8. Let's Stay Together (Instrumental) 3:35
    9. Ain't That Loving You (For More Reasons Than One) 4:22
    10. Theme From "The Men" (Instrumental) 4:00
    11. (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right 4:45
    12. Joy (Part 1) 4:41

Among African-American pop music innovator Isaac Hayes's numerous distinctions is the fact that he was the first soul artist to consistently sell more albums than singles. Indeed, many of his greatest performances were simply too long to fit on seven-inch vinyl discs. Some of his album tracks were, however, were pared down to 45-RPM length to satiate the singles market. While several of the dozen 1969-74 sides on this Greatest Hit Singles collection are presented in their original short form, most come edited--including "Walk on By," "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," "I Stand Accused," and the chart-topping "Theme from Shaft"--just the way millions heard them on the radio and on jukeboxes at the time of their initial release.

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