20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Free

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All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
Some would argue that a single-disc collection doesn't do Free much justice, and that even a single-disc collection merits more than 11 songs (though this CD really isn't that short, adding up to 46 minutes). Still, for those who want a heavy dose of Free, there are more than one multi-disc set available. This is a pretty good sample of their 1968-1973 output, focusing understandably most heavily on Fire and Water (the 1970 album with "All Right Now") but including at least a track from all of the LPs they put out during the period. Those familiar primarily with the single "All Right Now" might be surprised at how moody, sometimes even downbeat, much of this ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger
Some would argue that a single-disc collection doesn't do Free much justice, and that even a single-disc collection merits more than 11 songs (though this CD really isn't that short, adding up to 46 minutes). Still, for those who want a heavy dose of Free, there are more than one multi-disc set available. This is a pretty good sample of their 1968-1973 output, focusing understandably most heavily on Fire and Water (the 1970 album with "All Right Now") but including at least a track from all of the LPs they put out during the period. Those familiar primarily with the single "All Right Now" might be surprised at how moody, sometimes even downbeat, much of this blues-rock is. While Free lacked the oomph of Led Zeppelin, they were at the same time more concise and seriously emotional than many such bands of the era, at least on the songs selected for this disc.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/6/2002
  • Label: A&M
  • UPC: 606949073527
  • Catalog Number: 490735
  • Sales rank: 29,732

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 I'm a Mover (2:57)
  2. 2 Walk in My Shadow (3:31)
  3. 3 I'll Be Creepin' (3:29)
  4. 4 Fire and Water (3:58)
  5. 5 All Right Now (5:34)
  6. 6 Heavy Load (5:21)
  7. 7 The Stealer (3:15)
  8. 8 Mr. Big (6:12)
  9. 9 Catch a Train (3:28)
  10. 10 Wishing Well (3:42)
  11. 11 Come Together in the Morning (4:38)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Free Primary Artist
Paul Rodgers Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals
Andy Fraser Bass Guitar
Paul Kossoff Guitar
Rebop Kwaku Baah Conga
John "Rabbit" Bundrick Organ, Piano, Electric Piano, Vocals
Simon Kirke Percussion, Drums, Vocals
Tetsu Yamauchi Percussion, Bass Guitar
W.G. Snuffy Walden Guitar
Technical Credits
Free Producer
Chris Blackwell Producer
Andy Johns Producer
Peter Mew Mastering
Guy Stevens Producer
Vartan Art Direction
Jeff Willens Digital Editing
Dave Thompson Liner Notes
John Joe Kelly Producer
Ryan Null Photo Coordination
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