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Stars Best Of


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  • Audio CD (Sept. 24 2002)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Universal Music Group
  • ASIN: B00006IX0R
  • In-Print Editions: Audio CD
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #36,434 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Dreams
2. Linger
3. Zombie
4. Ode To My Family
5. I Can't Be With You
6. Ridiculous Thoughts
7. Salvation
8. Free To Decide
9. When You're Gone
10. Hollywood
11. Promises
12. Animal Instinct
13. Just My Imagination
14. You & Me
15. Analyse
16. Time Is Ticking Out
17. This Is The Day
18. Daffodil Lament
19. New New York (Previously Unreleased)
20. Stars (Previously Unreleased)

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Stars draws together, chronologically, the Cranberries' very best work. Their worldwide hit debut album is represented by the soft Celtic lilt of "Linger" and "Dreams". The follow-up, No Need to Argue, contributes five tracks, including the grungy "Zombie", while the anti-drug treatise "Salvation" and the street-corner-style "When You're Gone" appear from To the Faithful Departed, along with "Hollywood" and "Free to Decide". Both 1999's Bury the Hatchet and 2001's Wake Up and Smell the Coffee feature strongly as well, the latter being marked by the new-found contentment of the band's hitherto spiky vocalist Dolores O'Riordan.

As often with best-of packages, previously unreleased material is included, but as fans will know, the main reason to possess this CD is the Cranberries' unique combination of agonised love songs, vicious invective and beautiful melodies. --Dominic Wills


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Format: Audio CD
..."Free To Decide" should have been unedited, and the "STARS" DVD should have been included, so here's what should be instead:
CD - STARS: THE BEST OF 1992-2002
1. Dreams
2. Linger
3. Zombie
4. Ode To My Family
5. I Can't Be With You
6. Ridiculous Thoughts
7. Salvation
8. Free To Decide (full version)
9. When You're Gone
10. Hollywood
11. Promises
12. Animal Instinct
13. You & Me
14. Just My Imagination
15. Analyse
16. Time Is Ticking Out
17. This Is The Day
18. Daffodil Lament
19. New New York
20. Stars
DVD - STARS: THE BEST OF 1992-2002
1. Dreams
2. Linger
3. Zombie
4. Ode To My Family
5. I Can't Be With You
6. Ridiculous Thoughts
7. Salvation
8. Free To Decide
9. When You're Gone
10. Promises
11. Animal Instinct
12. You & Me
13. Just My Imagination
14. Analyse
15. Time Is Ticking Out
16. This Is The Day
17. Stars
Alternate Takes:
1. Dreams
2. Ridiculous Thoughts
3. When You're Gone
4. Analyse
Live At Vicar Square:
1. Daffodil Lament
2. Empty
3. Sunday
Documentary
DVD-ROM
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By A Customer on Oct. 4 2002
Format: Audio CD
It has been a decade since Limerick's finest kids came into our stereos, our CD players, and our lives with their mystic, yet mellow 1992 debut of 'Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We?.' Since then, it's been quite an emotional ride for The Cranberries. Throughout their, so far, ten years of surreal highs (Their epic LPs of the Stephen Street-produced 'Everybody Else...' and 'No Need To Argue,' their graceful comeback with 1999's 'Bury The Hatchet,'etc. etc.) and terrible lows (1996's bleak and uninspiring 'To The Faithful Departed' album and the emotionally-draining tour that followed that), Dolores O' Riordan, Noel and Mike Hogan, and Fergal Lawler have crafted out incredibly jangly-rocking, yet thought-provoking melodies from unfortunate love ('Linger' and 'I Can't Be With You'), to the Troubles in Northern Ireland ('Zombie'), to, even, September 11th ('New New York'), and self-discovery ('Ode To My Family' and 'Just My Imagination'). Their unique and beautiful blend of shimmering guitars, passionate bass and drum playing, and lush, (and quite [lovely]) Celtic-like vocals courtesy of O' Riordan, herself, The Cranberries provided an euphoric sound which would become a permanent etching in the soundtrack for our modern-day lives.
Thus, what fine way to represent the band and their music than with their 20-song compilation. With anthemic songs that present hope, endurance, seriousness, with an infinite yearning , 'Stars: The Best Of 1992-2002' is a very-class representation of timeless, brilliant songs.
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By Chris S. on Sept. 28 2002
Format: Audio CD
The Cranberries started out the early nineties as one of pop's most promising musical units, thanks in large part to their knack for melodic dream pop and Dolores O'Riordan's Sinead-like wail. Somewhere along the way, however, they seemed to stray from their initial path, with their music becoming increasingly riddled with overt political commentary(which, when lyricized by O'Riordan, was almost always laughable)and musically even sounding occasionally like just another corporate rock band, the only difference being the screaming banshee lead singer. But, when they were good, they were very good--'Linger' remains their shining moment, but they still managed several small jewels among the otherwise overbaked rubbish that often littered their studio sets. Both 'Dreams' and the hard-rocking 'Zombie' rate among their best--and they must have thought so too, considering as how they remade both later under the titles 'Analyse' and 'Hollywood', respectively. That aside, there's little to complain about here--this is a strong retrospective that actually does everyone the favor of wading through their spotty studio sets and placing all their essential music front and center on one disc. Highly recommended.
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By Miguel Topa on June 19 2006
Format: Audio CD
Delores O'Riordan definitely chose a perfect time to disband this band. Although their legacy is an amazing one, had they gone on, they may have had to stoop to something very "pop-sounding", and that wouldn't be good.

The Cranberries greatest hits are defintely their greatest. To say they went out on top is not exactly accurate, but to say they went out at their peak is.

The Berries best songs came from "No Need To Argue," which is also their best album. This is proven by the fan-picked, non-single, "Daffodil Lament." I personally would have picked "Forever Yellow Skies" from "Faithful Departed", but this is a classic song anyway. "Zombie" was an incredibly good song, and I'm glad they didn't edit it, unlike "Promises", which IS edited on this compliation.

Bottom line, if you like all the songs on this cd, I suggest going out and buying their previous albums as well...it'll definitely give you an idea of what their legacy is all about!
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