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Greatest Hits

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Even those unfamiliar with the British phenomenon known as Slade might find some of the proto-metal featured on this apt hits compilation to sound somewhat familiar; namely “Mama Weer All Crazee Now” and “Cum On Feel the Noize,” both of which were covered by Quiet Riot in 1983 on their third studio album Metal Health. The piano-pounding glam-rocker “Get Down and Get With It” opens Greatest Hits with frontman Noddy Holder’s signature rasp wailing and testifying alongside handclaps and foot-stomps — like he was a glitter-rock preacher pounding the pulpit of rock ‘n’ roll. The instantly danceable “Skweeze Me, Pleeze Me” sounds like a young Bon Scott fronting Scotland’s Middle of the Road before “Bangin’ Man” makes better use of a cowbell than all the recycled Blue Oyster Cult jokes in the world (dig the slide-guitar on this one). “Gudbuy T’Jane” reveals that the band could sing some pretty stellar three-part harmonies, while the simple catchiness of the hard rocking “Take Me Back ‘Ome” plays like a portal showing everyone where the influence for those early KISS songs came from.

Customer Reviews

Slade Greatest Hits

Go Slade, If you love Glam Bands of the 1970's then this is for you. All the best Slade hits on one album, Highly Recommended

Tony Downs

This is slade at the absolute finest, Get Down And Get with It all you slade Fans out there, buy this album and play it loud, Slade are the best.

Classic rock

Great songs, catchy riffs and one of the best rock voices ever.
A truly under-rated band

Biography

Formed: 1966 in West Midlands, England

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Slade may have never truly caught on with American audiences (often narrow-mindedly deemed "too British-sounding"), but the group became a sensation in their homeland with their anthemic brand of glam rock in the early '70s, as they scored a staggering 11 Top Five hits in a four-year span from 1971 to 1974 (five of which topped the charts). Comprised of singer/guitarist Noddy Holder (born Neville Holder, June 15, 1946 in Walsall, West Midlands, England), guitarist Dave Hill (born April 4, 1946, in...
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