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38 Carat Collection (released as The Collection in the U.S.) is a compilation album by the English pop band Prefab Sprout, released in October 1999 by Columbia Records. It was issued in a double CD version. Each disc is arranged in chronological order, with most of the group's singles appearing on disc 1 ("The Devil Has All the Best Tunes" is omitted, and "All The World Loves Lovers" and "I Remember That" appear on the second CD) and tracks from their six previous studio albums on disc 2.

38 Carat Collection
38 Carat Collection - Prefab Sprout.jpg
Compilation album by
ReleasedOctober 1999
ProducerThomas Dolby, Prefab Sprout, David Brewis, Jon Kelly
Prefab Sprout chronology
Andromeda Heights
38 Carat Collection
The Gunman and Other Stories
Singles from 38 Carat Collection
  1. "Where the Heart Is"
    Released: May 2000

"Where the Heart Is", the theme from the TV series of same name, was issued as a single in May 2000.[1]


Track listingEdit

Disc 1Edit

  1. "Lions in My Own Garden (Exit Someone)"
  2. "Don't Sing"
  3. "Couldn't Bear to Be Special"
  4. "When Love Breaks Down"
  5. "Faron Young"
  6. "Appetite"
  7. "Johnny Johnny"
  8. "Cars and Girls"
  9. "The King of Rock 'n' Roll"
  10. "Hey Manhattan!"
  11. "The Golden Calf"
  12. "Looking for Atlantis"
  13. "We Let the Stars Go"
  14. "Carnival 2000"
  15. "The Sound of Crying"
  16. "If You Don't Love Me"
  17. "Life of Surprises"
  18. "A Prisoner of the Past"
  19. "Electric Guitars"

Disc 2Edit

  1. "Cue Fanfare"
  2. "Cruel"
  3. "Bonny"
  4. "Moving the River"
  5. "Desire As"
  6. "Horsin' Around"
  7. "Pearly Gates"
  8. "'Til the Cows Come Home"
  9. "Enchanted"
  10. "I Remember That"
  11. "Nightingales"
  12. "Jordan: The Comeback"
  13. "All the World Loves Lovers"
  14. "Jesse James Bolero"
  15. "Doo Wop in Harlem"
  16. "Life's a Miracle"
  17. "Swans"
  18. "Andromeda Heights"
  19. "Where the Heart Is"


  1. ^ McIntosh, Bedford. "Prefab Sprout discography". Archived from the original on 4 April 2007. Retrieved 13 February 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)