Label: Polydor - 837 103-2 • Format: CD Compilation, Unofficial Release • Country: Russia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Glam
Sladest is a compilation album by the British rock band Slade. It remained in the charts for 24 weeks. It reached No. Both had entered the charts straight at number one, which was a rare feat at the time and had not been achieved since The Beatles with " Get Back " in The accident threw the band's future into doubt and despite his critical condition, Powell was able to make a recovery. While recording their next studio album, Old New Know Who You Are - Slade - Sladest and BlueSlade decided to release a compilation album to maintain the band's momentum.
Sladest was released in Septemberon the same day as the band's new single " My Friend Stan ". Sladest topped the UK charts and was a success in Europe and beyond too. Sladest was originally going to be titled "The Best of Slade". In America, the album was released by Reprise Warner Bros. Recordsand was the band's first release on the label. Sladest was first released on CD in Japan in It included four extra tracks, one of which was a previously unreleased studio version of "Hear Me Calling".
He summarised the album as being "the best rocking album of the year". In a retrospective review, Paul Tinelli of AllMusic believed the album contained "all of the material that helped the band sell tons of records and fill arenas in the U. They noted the material's "wind-tunnel guitar and choruses even the most lager-headed yob Know Who You Are - Slade - Sladest chant", The Neville Brothers - Brothers Keeper "the stadium-stomp anthems collected here run the gamut from dumb to dumberer.
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