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Deepest Purple

Deep Purple

Type:
Compilation
Release date:
July 1980
Label:
EMI Music
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 83%)
1. Black Night 03:28   Show lyrics
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2. Speed King 05:05   Show lyrics
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3. Fireball 03:25   Show lyrics
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4. Strange Kind of Woman 03:52   Show lyrics
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5. Child in Time 10:20   Show lyrics
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6. Woman from Tokyo 05:51   Show lyrics
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7. Highway Star 06:07   Show lyrics
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8. Space Truckin' 04:33   Show lyrics
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9. Burn 06:02   Show lyrics
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10. Stormbringer 04:06   Show lyrics
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11. Demon's Eye 05:22   Show lyrics
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12. Smoke on the Water 05:40   Show lyrics
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Nick Webb Mastering
Nick Webb Mastering
Read To sing-along even during... 95% Xyrth November 17th, 2010
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Full title is "Deepest Purple: The Very Best of Deep Purple".

Line-up on tracks 1-8, 11 & 12 (MK II):
Ian Gillan: vocals
Ritchie Blackmore: guitar
Jon Lord: keyboards
Roger Glover: bass guitar
Ian Paice: drums

Line-up on tracks 9 & 10 (MK III):
David Coverdale: vocals
Ritchie Blackmore: guitar
Jon Lord: keyboards
Glenn Hughes: bass guitar, vocals
Ian Paice: drums

Mastering by Nick Webb. Compiled by EMI and Ian Paice.

The version of "Speed King" on this album is the single version that lacks guitar intro.

Album was heavy commercial success (partially thanks for advertising campaign), and hit the charts reaching #1 in UK. From crossing total 100,000 sold copies in UK it got a gold certification from British Phonographic Industry (BPI) in august 20, 1980. In US, from crossing total sales of one million copies, it got a platinum certification from Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) in July 16, 1997.
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