Fatboy Slim ‎– The Greatest Hits - Why Try Harder

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DVD, DVD-Video, Compilation, NTSC

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CD-1 Fatboy Slim The Rockafeller Skank
Written-By – Barry*, Cook*, Terry*
CD-2 Fatboy Slim Praise You
Written-By – Yarborough*, Cook*
CD-3 Cornershop Brimful Of Asha (Norman Cook Remix)
Remix – Norman CookWritten-By – Tjinder Singh
CD-4 Fatboy Slim Feat. Bootsy Collins Weapon Of Choice
Vocals [Featuring] – Bootsy CollinsWritten-By – Andreas Titus, Ashley Slater, William Collins*, Norman Cook, Sylvester Stewart, William McLean
CD-5 Fatboy Slim Gangster Trippin'
Written-By – Dust Junkys, Davis*, Cook*
CD-6 Groove Armada I See You Baby (Fatboy Slim Remix)
Composed By, Lyrics By – Andy Cato, T. Wooten*, Tom FindlayProducer – Groove ArmadaRemix – Fatboy Slim
CD-7 Fatboy Slim Wonderful Night
Vocals [Featuring] – Lateef*Written-By – Daumont*, Cook*
CD-8 Fatboy Slim Right Here, Right Now
Written-By – Peters*, Walsh*, Cook*
CD-9 Fatboy Slim Going Out Of My Head
Written-By – Townsend*
CD-10 Fatboy Slim Sunset (Bird Of Prey)
Written-By – Morrison*, Densmore*, Cook*, Manzarek*, Kreiger*
CD-11 Fatboy Slim Everybody Loves A Carnival
Written-By – Starr*
CD-12 Fatboy Slim Don't Let The Man Get You Down
Written-By – Emmerson*, Cook*
CD-13 Fatboy Slim Feat. Macy Gray Demons
Vocals [Featuring] – Macy GrayWritten-By – Withers*, Gray*, Cook*, Jackson*
CD-14 Fatboy Slim Sho Nuff
Written-By – Williams*, Dundas*, Cook*, Greenaway*
CD-15 Fatboy Slim Slash Dot Dash
Written-By – Kenny*, Cook*
CD-16 Fatboy Slim Santa Cruz
Written-By – Cook*
CD-17 Fatboy Slim Champion Sound
Vocals – Lateef*Written-By – Daumont*, Cook*
CD-18 Fatboy Slim That Old Pair Of Jeans
Vocals – Lateef*Written By – KellyWritten-By – Daumont*, Cook*
DVD-1 Fatboy Slim Weapon Of Choice
Film Director [Video Director] – Spike JonzeFilm Director [Video Second Unit] – Roman CoppolaFilm Producer [Video Producer] – Vince LandlayOther [Video Director Of Photography] – Lance Accord
DVD-2 Fatboy Slim Praise You
Film Director [Video Director] – Spike Jonze
DVD-3 Fatboy Slim Ya Mama
Film Director [Video Director] – Traktor (6)
DVD-4 Fatboy Slim Wonderful Night
Film Director [Video Director] – John Watts
DVD-5 Fatboy Slim Right Here, Right Now
Film Director [Video Director] – Hammer And Tongs*
DVD-6 Fatboy Slim The Joker
Film Director [Video Director] – John Watts
DVD-7 Fatboy Slim Rockafeller Skank
Film Director [Video Director] – Doug Aitken
DVD-8 Fatboy Slim Going Out Of My Head
Film Director [Video Director] – Doug Aitken
DVD-9 Fatboy Slim Gangster Trippin
Film Director [Video Director] – Roman Coppola
DVD-10 Fatboy Slim Santa Cruz
Film Director [Video Director] – James Hyman


  • Engineer, Mixed By, Mastered BySimon Thornton
  • ProducerFatboy Slim (tracks: CD-1, CD-2, CD-4, CD-5, CD-7 to CD-18)


Track CD-1: Contains a sample from "Sliced Tomatoes" performed by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Just+Brothers">Just Brothers</a> and "Beat Girl" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/John+Barry+Seven%2C+The">The John Barry Seven</a>.
Track CD-2: Features a sample of "Take Yo Praise" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Camille+Yarbrough">Camille Yarborough</a>.
Track CD-4: Features a sample of "Into My Own Thing" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Sly+%26+The+Family+Stone">Sly And The Family Stone</a>.
Track CD-5: Features a sample of "Beatbox Wash" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Dust+Junkys">The Dust Junkys</a> and contains a sample of "ENTROPY" as performed by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/DJ+Shadow">DJ Shadow</a>.
Track CD-8: Features a sample of "The Ashes The Rain And I" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/James+Gang">The James Gang</a>.
Track CD-10: Contains elements of "Bird Of Prey" performed by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Doors%2C+The">The Doors</a>.
Track CD-11: Features a sample of "Everybody Needs Love" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Edwin+Starr">Edwin Starr</a>.
Track CD-12: Features a sample of "Signs" performed by 5 Man Electric Band. Incorporating elements from "Signs" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Les+Emmerson">Robert Les Emmerson</a>.
Track CD-13: Contains elements from "I Can't Write Left Handed" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Bill+Withers">Bill Withers</a> used courtesy of Sony Music.
Track CD-14: Contains a sample from "Jeans On" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/David+Dundas">David Dundas</a> and "Humpin' Bumpin And Thumpin" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Andre+Williams+(2)">Andre Williams</a>.
Track CD-16: Features a sample of "Love Loves To Love Love" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Lulu">Lulu</a>.
Track CD-18: Features a sample of "A Little More Line" by <a href="http://www.discogs.com/artist/Rosetta+Hightower">Rosetta Hightower</a>.

Album mastered for The Mix Department.
Samples cleared by Sample Clearance Services (www.sampleclearance.com).
℗ & © 2006 Skint Records Limited under exclusive license to Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Limited. Manufactured and distributed by Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Hong Kong) Ltd.
All trademarks and logos are protected. "Sony" and "BMG", as used in the name "Sony BMG Music Entertainment", and in the Sony BMG Music Entertainment logo, are trademarks of, and are used under license from, Sony Corporation and Bartelsmann AG, respectively.
Printed in Hong Kong.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 828768764527
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): Sony Music S0100705304-0101 21
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): 82876876452B-HK 11

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Brassic40CDL Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits (Why Try Harder)(CD, Comp + DVD-V, Comp, PAL + Ltd) Skint Brassic40CDL UK 2006 Sell This Version
Brassic118LP Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits (Why Try Harder)(2xLP, Album, Comp) Skint Brassic118LP UK 2017 Sell This Version
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ASW 56814 Fatboy Slim The Greatest Hits - Why Try Harder(CD, Comp) Astralwerks ASW 56814 US 2006 Sell This Version
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