Lost Hits of the 70's

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
EMI-Capitol Special Markets' Lost Hits series is unusual, as far as budget-line series go. Usually, budget-line collections have a few hits and a lot of filler, topping out at ten or 12 tracks. Lost Hits contains no less than 20 tracks, and instead of relying on predictable material, the compilers have balanced underappreciated hits, cult favorites and forgotten singles from the EMI vaults, resulting in a thoroughly entertaining disc. Lost Hits of the '70s sticks to mainstream pop for most of its 20 tracks, but there are New Wave singles the Knack's "Good Girls Don't", power-pop Rick Springfield's "Speak to the Sky," Dwight Twilley's "I'm on Fire," the Records' ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
EMI-Capitol Special Markets' Lost Hits series is unusual, as far as budget-line series go. Usually, budget-line collections have a few hits and a lot of filler, topping out at ten or 12 tracks. Lost Hits contains no less than 20 tracks, and instead of relying on predictable material, the compilers have balanced underappreciated hits, cult favorites and forgotten singles from the EMI vaults, resulting in a thoroughly entertaining disc. Lost Hits of the '70s sticks to mainstream pop for most of its 20 tracks, but there are New Wave singles the Knack's "Good Girls Don't", power-pop Rick Springfield's "Speak to the Sky," Dwight Twilley's "I'm on Fire," the Records' "Starry Eyes", folk-rock American Flyer's "Let Me Down Easy", funk Hotlegs' "Neanderthal Man", country-pop Jessi Colter's "I'm Not Lisa" and lots of pop-rock from the likes of Edward Bear, Moon Martin, Frankie Miller, Cheryl Ladd and the Raspberries. There might not be many songs that are instantly recognizable, but that's the very reason why it's worth a gamble at this bargain price.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/8/1998
  • Label: Emi Special Products
  • UPC: 724381954546
  • Catalog Number: 19545

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Good Girls Don't (3:08)
  2. 2 Since You've Been Gone - Cherie & Marie Currie (3:43)
  3. 3 D.O.A. (8:30)
  4. 4 Dance with the Devil (3:35)
  5. 5 When I'm Dead and Gone (3:41)
  6. 6 Small Beginnings (9:22)
  7. 7 Theme from M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (2:33)
  8. 8 Speak to the Sky (2:44)
  9. 9 Wildflower (4:08)
  10. 10 Last Song (3:07)
  11. 11 Our Love Is Insane - Desmond Child & Rouge (5:18)
  12. 12 Rolene - Moon Martin (3:37)
  13. 13 The Doodle Song (2:48)
  14. 14 Neanderthal Man (4:14)
  15. 15 Let Me Down Easy (2:39)
  16. 16 Starry Eyes (4:24)
  17. 17 I'm on Fire (3:15)
  18. 18 Think It Over (3:18)
  19. 19 I'm Not Lisa (3:22)
  20. 20 Let's Pretend (3:36)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Skylark Track Performer
Flash Track Performer
The Knack Track Performer
The Raspberries Track Performer
The Records Track Performer
Rick Springfield Track Performer
Bloodrock Track Performer
Desmond Child Track Performer
Cherie Currie Track Performer
Edward Bear Track Performer
Hotlegs Track Performer
McGuinness Flint Track Performer
Cheryl Ladd Track Performer
Jessi Colter Track Performer
American Flyer Track Performer
Marie Currie Track Performer
Al DeLory Track Performer
Moon Martin Track Performer
Cozy Powell Track Performer
Dwight Twilley Band Track Performer
Frankie Miller Track Performer
Technical Credits
Eric Carmen Composer
Desmond Child Composer
Lee Pickens Composer
Eric Stewart Composer
Michael Hayes Composer
Colin Carter Composer
Rick Cobb Composer
Lol Creme Composer
Al DeLory Composer
Phil Dennys Composer
Doug Edwards Composer
Kevin Godley Composer
Ed Grundy Composer
Johnny Mandel Composer
David Richardson Composer
Nick Taylor Composer
James Rutledge Composer
Michael Altman Composer
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