Greatest Fits

Last updated
Greatest Fits
Greatest hits album by
ReleasedJune 19, 2001 (2001-06-19)
Label Warner Bros.
Ministry chronology
Dark Side of the Spoon
Greatest Fits
Singles from Greatest Fits
  1. "What About Us?"
    Released: June 2001 [2]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar half.svg [1]
NME (7/10) [3]
Q Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar empty.svg [4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar empty.svgStar empty.svg [5]

Greatest Fits is a greatest hits album by American industrial metal band Ministry, released on June 19, 2001 by Warner Bros. Records.


Track listing

1."What About Us?"
Previously unreleased*5:52
2."Stigmata"Jourgensen The Land of Rape and Honey 5:44
3."The Land of Rape and Honey"
  • Jourgensen
  • Barker
The Land of Rape and Honey5:11
The Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Taste 5:01
5."So What" (live)
In Case You Didn't Feel Like Showing Up 10:33
  • Jourgensen
  • Barker
Psalm 69 5:30
7."Just One Fix"
  • Jourgensen
  • Barker
  • Rieflin
  • Michael Balch
Psalm 695:11
8."Jesus Built My Hotrod" (featuring Gibby Haynes)
Psalm 69 4:51
9."Reload" (12" version)
  • Jourgensen
  • Barker
Reload single*3:37
10."Lay Lady Lay" (Bob Dylan cover)Bob Dylan Filth Pig 5:44
11."Supermanic Soul" Dark Side of the Spoon 3:13
12."Bad Blood"
  • Jourgensen
  • Barker
  • Washam
  • Coon
Dark Side of the Spoon5:00
13."Supernaut" (Black Sabbath cover) Vol. 4 7:09
Total length:75:12


Credits adapted from the liner notes of Greatest Fits. [6]

Related Research Articles

<i>Free at Last</i> (DC Talk album) 1992 studio album by DC Talk

Free at Last is the third studio album from DC Talk, which was released in 1992. Music videos were filmed for "Jesus Is Just Alright", "The Hardway" and "Luv Is A Verb". In 1994, DC Talk released a long-form video of the "Free at Last World Tour" entitled Narrow is the Road, in which all three music videos can be seen.

<i>Heart in Motion</i> 1991 studio album by Amy Grant

Heart in Motion is the eighth studio album, and twelfth album overall by Christian pop singer Amy Grant, released on March 5, 1991. The album features Grant's biggest worldwide hit, "Baby Baby" and was certified 5× platinum in the United States, selling over five million copies.

<i>Hello Big Man</i> 1983 studio album by Carly Simon

Hello Big Man is singer-songwriter Carly Simon's twelfth album, and eleventh studio album, released in 1983.

<i>Coming Around Again</i> (album) 1987 studio album by Carly Simon

Coming Around Again is American singer-songwriter Carly Simon's 14th album, and 13th studio album, released in 1987. It is the first of many albums Simon recorded for Arista Records. The title track, along with "Itsy Bitsy Spider", was written for and featured in the 1986 film Heartburn.

<i>Break Every Rule</i> 1986 studio album by Tina Turner

Break Every Rule is the sixth solo studio album by Tina Turner, released through Capitol Records in 1986. It was the follow-up to Turner's globally successful comeback album, Private Dancer, released two years earlier.

<i>Rantology</i> 2005 remix album by Ministry

Rantology is a compilation album by American industrial metal band Ministry. The album is made up of remixes of the band's singles and best known songs - with the exception of track 2 which was first released here and became a live staple.

<i>Do It for Love</i> (Hall & Oates album) album by Hall & Oates

Do It for Love is the sixteenth studio album by pop music duo Hall & Oates. The album was released on February 11, 2003, by U-Watch Records and Sanctuary Records. The title track peaked at #1 on Adult Contemporary charts making it the 8th #1 hit of their career, and "Forever For You", "Man on a Mission", and "Getaway Car" all charted as well. It was their first album of all-new material in six years.

<i>Louder Than Words</i> (album) Lionel Richie album

Louder Than Words is the fourth studio album by Lionel Richie, released on April 16, 1996. It also marked the first time he released a studio album of new material in 10 years. In 1992 he released just three new tracks on his compilation album Back to Front. Louder Than Words debuted at #33 on the Billboard 200 with sales of 28,000 copies, and peaked at #28.

<i>I 2</i> (EYE) 1988 studio album by Michael W. Smith

i 2 (EYE) is Michael W. Smith's fifth album and his first platinum album. Smith collaborated again with lyricist Wayne Kirkpatrick, and produced a music video for the song "Secret Ambition". The album peaked at No. 1 on the Top Contemporary Christian charts.

<i>Rush Street</i> (album) 1991 studio album by Richard Marx

Rush Street is the third studio album by singer and songwriter Richard Marx. Released in late 1991, it sold over two million copies in the United States alone. It was Richard's third consecutive multi-million seller in the U. S.

<i>Duophonic</i> (album) 1992 studio album by Charles & Eddie

Duophonic is the debut album by American vocal duo Charles & Eddie, released in 1992. The album has influences of "classic Northern soul of the '60s and '70s", and includes the worldwide smash hit "Would I Lie to You?" along with two further singles: "NYC " and "House Is Not a Home".

<i>A Spanner in the Works</i> 1995 studio album by Rod Stewart

A Spanner in the Works is a studio album released by Rod Stewart on 26 May 1995. It is Stewart's seventeenth studio album and ended a four-year gap since his previous studio album. At the time it was Stewart's longest break between albums. It was released on Warner Bros. Records in The United States, The United Kingdom, and Japan. Five singles were released: "You're The Star", "Leave Virginia Alone", "This", "Lady Luck", and "Purple Heather".

<i>My Utmost for His Highest</i> (album) 1995 compilation album by Various artists

My Utmost for His Highest is the first of three albums of songs inspired by Oswald Chambers' devotional My Utmost for His Highest. The album, produced by Brown Bannister, features performances by popular Christian musicians of songs relating to a day from Chamber's book. It was the first album to receive the GMA Dove Award for Special Event Album of the Year, and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album.

<i>Destiny</i> (Chaka Khan album) 1986 studio album by Chaka Khan

Destiny is the sixth studio album by American R&B/funk singer Chaka Khan, released on Warner Bros. Records in 1986.

<i>Breakin Away</i> (album) 1981 studio album by Al Jarreau

Breakin' Away is an album by Al Jarreau, released on June 30, 1981, through the Warner Bros. Records label. To quote Allmusic, "Breakin' Away became the standard bearer of the L.A. pop and R&B sound."

<i>If Thats What It Takes</i> (album) 1982 studio album by Michael McDonald

If That's What It Takes is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Michael McDonald. The album was released in August 1982.

<i>Rock Solid</i> 1988 studio album by Commodores

Rock Solid is the 13th studio album by the Commodores, released in 1988. At this time in the band's career, hits were no longer forthcoming, and this album failed to enter the Billboard album charts. One single, the perhaps appropriately titled "Solitaire" fizzled at #51 on the R&B chart, and no other tracks from the album charted. It is the last of the band's albums with keyboard player and founding member Milan Williams, who left after a dispute about playing in South Africa.

<i>Every Day Is Halloween: The Anthology</i> 2010 compilation album by Ministry

Every Day Is Halloween: The Anthology is a compilation/remix album by Ministry, released on October 5, 2010. It features songs originally recorded by AC/DC, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones and Amy Winehouse. It was also released under the names Every Day Is Halloween: Greatest Tricks and Undercover. The latter is credited to Ministry and Co-Conspirators and has a different track list.

<i>You Cant Make Old Friends</i> (album) 2013 studio album by Kenny Rogers

You Can't Make Old Friends is the twenty-seventh studio album from American country music artist Kenny Rogers. Released on October 8, 2013 via Warner Bros. Nashville, it is Rogers' first album of original material since 2006's Water & Bridges. Its title track, a duet with Dolly Parton, peaked at number 57 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart in December 2013, becoming Rogers' first single released in six years. "You Can't Make Old Friends" was later included on Parton's 2014 album, Blue Smoke.

<i>Love, Smokey</i> 1990 studio album by Smokey Robinson

Love, Smokey is a 1990 Smokey Robinson album. Love, Smokey was the follow up to Robinson's very successful album One Heartbeat. The first single was "Everything You Touch". This song reached #2 on the adult contemporary chart. Stevie Wonder plays harmonica on the track "Easy". Singles from this album: 1. "Everything You Touch". 2. "It's The Same Old Love". 3. "Take Me Through The night". Songs one and two listed above had accompanying music videos. Robinson's daughter Tamla appeared in the video for "It's The Same Old Love". The CD format had 2 bonus tracks over the cassette and record versions.


  1. 1 2 Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Greatest Fits – Ministry". AllMusic . Retrieved May 21, 2018.
  2. "Ministry What About Us? (Single)". Spirit of Metal. Retrieved November 2, 2014.
  3. Gardner, Noel (July 25, 2001). "Album Reviews – Ministry : Greatest Fits". NME . Retrieved May 21, 2018.
  4. "Ministry – Greatest Fits CD Album". CD Universe . Retrieved 2012-11-10.
  5. McLeod, Kembrew (November 2004). "Ministry". In Brackett, Nathan (ed.). The New Rolling Stone Album Guide . New York: Simon & Schuster. p.  544. ISBN   0-7432-0169-8 via Internet Archive.
  6. Greatest Fits (Media notes). Ministry. Warner Bros. Records. 2001. 9 48115-2.CS1 maint: others (link)