Tears For Fears announces career-spanning greatest hits album

Following a sold-out summer arena tour highlighted by their triumphant UK return in front of 65,000-plus fans as special guests of The Killers during British Summer Time Festival at Hyde Park, Tears For Fears – Roland Orzabal [vocals, guitar, keyboards] and Curt Smith [vocals, bass, keyboards] – close out 2017 with the release of their first career-spanning greatest hits album, Rule The World: The Greatest Hits. The collection arrives everywhere November 10th on UMe.

Not only does Rule The World: The Greatest Hits feature classics such as “Everybody Wants To Rule The World,” “Shout,” “Mad World,” “Head Over Heels,” “Woman In Chains,” and more, but it also boasts the first original music from the duo since 2004. This year, they recorded two new tracks — “I Love You But I’m Lost” and “Stay” — for inclusion on the collection. The single “I Love You But I’m Lost” bristles with the enigmatic energy of classic Tears For Fears, while the subtle acoustic “Stay” ranks among their most emotional fare. Both fit comfortably alongside the anthems that have defined three generations.

It’s just the beginning though. The new music hints at very big plans for Tears For Fears in 2018 and beyond!

CD

  1. Everybody Wants To Rule The World
  2. Shout
  3. I Love You But I’m Lost [New Track]
  4. Mad World
  5. Sowing The Seeds Of Love
  6. Advice For The Young At Heart
  7. Head Over Heels
  8. Woman In Chains
  9. Change
  10. Stay [New Track]
  11. Pale Shelter
  12. Mothers Talk
  13. Break It Down Again
  14. I Believe
  15. Raoul And The Kings Of Spain
  16. Closest Thing To Heaven

Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.

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