Pet Shop Boys Announce ‘Ultimate Pet Shop Boys’
aaamusic | On 01, Oct 2010
‘ULTIMATE PET SHOP BOYS’ GREATEST HITS ALBUM RELEASED ON NOVEMBER 1st
25 YEARS OF HITS AND A BRAND NEW SONG ‘TOGETHER’ WHICH WILL BE RELEASED AS A SINGLE
THE DELUXE EDITION OF THE ALBUM INCLUDES A BONUS DVD FEATURING THEIR PHENOMENAL GLASTONBURY 2010 PERFORMANCE
Pet Shop Boys’ new hits collection ‘Ultimate Pet Shop Boys’ is released on Parlophone on November 1st. The album celebrates 25 years of hits, from 1985’s ‘West End girls’ to 2009’s ‘Love etc.’ and concludes with a new song ‘Together’. The new track was written and produced with Tim Powell, and will be released as a single (date to be announced).
The Deluxe edition of ‘Ultimate’ also includes a DVD which contains a collection of rare, unreleased BBC performances dating back to 1985, as well as Pet Shop Boys’ Glastonbury 2010 performance which attracted a huge amount of critical acclaim:
“One of the most spectacular Glastonbury moments ever” – Daily Telegraph
“One of the best performances of the whole festival” – The Sun
“An absolutely imperial set” – The Times
Pet Shop Boys signed to Parlophone in 1985 and since then have achieved seven platinum, two gold and four silver albums in the UK alone while their releases have sold consistently all around the world. ‘Ultimate’ brings together some of their biggest hits.
The full track-listing is:
1. West End girls
3. It’s a sin
4. What have I done to deserve this?
5. Always On My Mind
7. Domino dancing
8. Left to my own devices
9. Being boring
10. Where The Streets Have No Name (I Can’t Take My Eyes Off You)
11. Go West
13. Se a vida é (That’s the way life is)
14. New York City boy
15. Home and dry
17. I’m with Stupid
18. Love etc.
Bonus DVD (PSB at the BBC / Glastonbury 2010)
TOTP 15/12/85 West End girls
TOTP 20/03/86 Love comes quickly
WT 29/04/86 Opportunities
TOTP 02/10/86 Suburbia
TOTP 25/06/87 It’s a sin
TOTP 22/10/87 Rent
TOTP 10/12/87 Always On My Mind
BRITS 08/02/88 What have I done to deserve this?
Wogan 30/03/88 Heart
TOTP 22/09/88 Domino dancing
TOTP 01/12/88 Left to my own devices
Wogan 28/09/90 So hard
TOTP 29/11/90 Being boring
TOTP 10/06/93 Can you forgive her?
TOTP 07/04/94 Liberation
TOTP 03/08/95 Paninaro ‘95
TOTP2 02/12/03 Se a vida é
TOTP 28/03/97 A red letter day
TOTP 04/07/97 Somewhere
TOTP 30/07/99 I don’t know what you want but I can’t give it any more
TOTP 08/10/99 New York City boy
TOTP 14/01/00 You only tell me you love me when you’re drunk
TOTP 29/03/02 Home and dry
TOTP2 17/04/02 I get along
TOTP 14/11/03 Miracles
TOTP 19/03/04 Flamboyant
TOTP 23/04/06 I’m with Stupid
Did you see me coming?
Building a wall
Two divided by zero
Why don’t we live together?
New York City boy
Always On My Mind
Closer to Heaven/Left to my own devices
Do I have to?
What have I done to deserve this?
All over the world
Se a vida é/Discoteca/Viva la vida
It’s a sin
West End girls