Greatest Hits

The White Stripes - Greatest Hits
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
User Score
Based on 19 ratings
Liked by 3 people
December 4, 2020 / Release Date
Compilation / Format
Third Man, Columbia / Label
Garage Rock / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
DIY
It’s almost as if we’re primed to rediscover the band all over again. Which is no small joy.
90
Paste
These 26 songs are a reminder of just how potent they could be together, and that’s as compelling a reason as any to dig into their music all over again.
90
AllMusic

It's clear a lot of love went into crafting The White Stripes Greatest Hits, and its quirks should make it all the more endearing to fans and newcomers alike.

85
Northern Transmissions

With a band as consistent and productive as the White Stripes, one can argue all day about what songs a greatest hits collection is missing. But if you focus on how well the collection reflects the band’s evolution, career markers, and overall dynamism, the way most fans heard them – on record rather than in concert – then The White Stripes Greatest Hits is simply hard to beat.

80
Clash
The album neatly reflects the evolution of the band without ever becoming a predictable, chronologically ordered ‘Singles Collection’.
80
The Independent
The faithful will feel more than sated, and newcomers will find more to suck on here than a peppermint bass drum.
BGL13
NR
i wish it were remastered or it had some previously unreleased stuff
Fratzolas
NR
This is just another excuse for me to be listening to The whole White Stripes discography again. The White Stripes really have no bad songs in my opinion, so this album greatest hits couldnt really pick anything that i would be dissatisfied with. But even though i wish some other songs like Offend in Every way, Cannon, black math, the air near my fingers etc. Would make the cut but there were definatly pleasant suprises in here. Apple blossom and i think i smell a rat and i just dont know what ... read more
YeezyWazGud
NR
Or you could just, ya know, listen to albums 2-4
mannypoko
NR
Want to introduce your friends to The White Stripes.

Here you go.
Zxxydemon
NR
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Track List

  1. Let’s Shake Hands
  2. The Big Three Killed My Baby
  3. Fell In Love With A Girl
  4. Hello Operator
  5. I’m Slowly Turning Into You
  6. The Hardest Button To Button
  7. The Nurse
  8. Screwdriver
  9. Dead Leaves And The Dirty Ground
  10. Death Letter
  11. We’re Going To Be Friends
  12. The Denial Twist
  13. I Just Don’t Know What To Do With Myself
  14. Astro
  15. Conquest
  16. Jolene
  17. Hotel Yorba
  18. Apple Blossom
  19. Blue Orchid
  20. Ball And Biscuit
  21. I Fought Piranhas
  22. I Think I Smell A Rat
  23. Icky Thump
  24. My Doorbell
  25. You’re Pretty Good Looking (For A Girl)
  26. Seven Nation Army
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Added on: October 6, 2020