The Best of Missing Persons [1987]

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All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
`The Best of Missing Persons was the band's first retrospective, and unlike the later, single-oriented comps, it draws a broader picture of the Los Angeles new wave act's three albums and one EP. It includes the hit singles -- "Words," "Walking in L.A.," the classic "Destination Unknown" -- as well as a clutch of album cuts ranging from decent to tiresome. Dale Bozzio's nasally hiccup can get very grating, after all. Nevertheless, it was as much a part of Missing Persons' sound as were the prominent keyboards and bopping guitar lines, and all three elements are alive and well on Best of Missing Persons. Get out the sparkly eye shadow and...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
`The Best of Missing Persons was the band's first retrospective, and unlike the later, single-oriented comps, it draws a broader picture of the Los Angeles new wave act's three albums and one EP. It includes the hit singles -- "Words," "Walking in L.A.," the classic "Destination Unknown" -- as well as a clutch of album cuts ranging from decent to tiresome. Dale Bozzio's nasally hiccup can get very grating, after all. Nevertheless, it was as much a part of Missing Persons' sound as were the prominent keyboards and bopping guitar lines, and all three elements are alive and well on Best of Missing Persons. Get out the sparkly eye shadow and interplanetary plastic brassieres.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/1990
  • Label: Capitol
  • UPC: 077774662826
  • Catalog Number: 46628
  • Sales rank: 25,685

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Words (4:29)
  2. 2 Destination Unknown (3:35)
  3. 3 I Like Boys (2:39)
  4. 4 Mental Hopscotch (3:16)
  5. 5 Hello, I Love You (2:19)
  6. 6 Windows (5:02)
  7. 7 It Ain't None of Your Business (2:57)
  8. 8 Walking in L.A. (4:00)
  9. 9 Tears (4:22)
  10. 10 Bad Streets (3:43)
  11. 11 Give (4:56)
  12. 12 Right Now (3:31)
  13. 13 Color in Your Life (4:59)
  14. 14 I Can't Think About Dancin' (5:43)
  15. 15 No Secrets (4:32)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Missing Persons Primary Artist
Warren Cuccurullo Guitar, Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Missing Persons Composer, Producer
Bernard Edwards Producer
Ken Scott Producer, Engineer
Terry Bozzio Producer
Bruce Swedien Producer
Larry Walsh Remastering
Robby Krieger Composer
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