The Very Best Of William Bell

William Bell

The Very Best Of William Bell
  • CAT # STXCD-30297-25

    1. You Don't Miss Your Water 2:59
    2. Any Other Way 2:44
    3. Share What You Got (But Keep What You Need)
    4. Never Like This Before 2:44
    5. Everybody Loves A Winner 2:49
    6. Eloise (Hang On In There) 2:43
    7. Everyday Will Be Like A Holiday 2:35
    8. A Tribute To A King 2:51
    9. Every Man Ought To Have A Woman
    10. Private Number 2:40
    11. I Forgot To Be Your Lover 2:19
    12. My Baby Specializes 2:38
    13. My Whole World Is Falling Down
    14. Happy 2:31
    15. Born Under A Bad Sign 3:11
    16. All For The Love Of A Woman 3:12
    17. Save Us 3:17
    18. Lovin' On Borrowed Time 3:59
    19. I've Got To Go On Without You 3:48
    20. Gettin' What You Want (Losin' What You Got) 3:29

This 24-bit remastered disc is a career-spanning collection of 20 greatest hits including “You Don’t Miss Your Water,” “Private Number” and many more! It also includes rare photographs and notes by Rob Bowman, author of the Grammy® Award-winning Soulsville U.S.A.: The Story of Stax Records.

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With its distinctive combination of black gospel and white country elements, William Bell's 1961 hit "You Don't Miss Your Water"… More
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She Won't Be Like You, All That I Am, Let's Do Something Together, Forever Wouldn't Be Too Long, You Got Me Where You Want Me (slow version)… More
I Forgot to Be Your Lover, Private Number (with Judy Clay), Born Under a Bad Sign, My Kind of Girl, Lonely Soldier, Save Us, A Penny for Your… More
Singer-songwriter William Bell was the first male vocalist to have a hit on Stax Records--1961's "You Don't Miss Your Water"--and he… More