The Very Best of Carly Simon: Nobody Does It Better

The Very Best of Carly Simon: Nobody Does It Better is singer-songwriter Carly Simon's 23rd album, and third greatest-hits album, released in 1999, originally in the UK. This was Simon's first single disc, cross label compilation. It includes her hits from the Elektra years (1971-1979) and the Arista years (1986-2000). The album also includes the 1982 single "Why", a top 10 hit in the UK, from the Soup For One soundtrack.

The Very Best of Carly Simon: Nobody Does It Better
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Greatest hits album by
ReleasedDecember 15, 1998
GenrePop, Rock
LabelGlobal/Warner Bros.
Carly Simon chronology
Film Noir
The Very Best of Carly Simon: Nobody Does It Better
The Bedroom Tapes
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4.5/5 stars link

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by Carly Simon, except where indicated.

No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."You're So Vain" No Secrets4:18
2."Nobody Does It Better"Carole Bayer Sager, Marvin HamlischThe Spy Who Loved Me (Soundtrack)3:42
3."Why"Bernard Edwards, Nile RodgersSoup for One (Soundtrack)4:06
4."Coming Around Again" Coming Around Again3:39
5."The Right Thing to Do" No Secrets2:58
6."We Have No Secrets" No Secrets3:57
7."You Belong to Me"Simon[1], Michael McDonaldBoys in the Trees3:49
8."That's the Way I've Always Heard It Should Be"Simon, Jacob BrackmanCarly Simon4:17
9."Mockingbird"Charlie Foxx, Inez Foxx[2]Hotcakes4:11
10."Haven't Got Time for the Pain"Simon, BrackmanHotcakes3:55
11."Anticipation" Anticipation3:21
12."Legend in Your Own Time" Anticipation3:45
13."The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of" Coming Around Again4:56
14."All I Want Is You"Simon, Andy GoldmarkComing Around Again3:58
15."Give Me All Night"Simon, Gerard McMahonComing Around Again4:23
16."Like a River" Letters Never Sent4:45
17."Better Not Tell Her" Have You Seen Me Lately5:21
18."Angel from Montgomery"John PrineClouds in My Coffee4:29
19."Let the River Run" Working Girl (Soundtrack)3:40
Total length:77:30



Album - International

Year Chart Position
1999 UK Albums Chart 22[3]


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  3. ^ "The Official Charts Company - The Very Best of Carly Simon: Nobody Does It Better". The Official Charts Company. 18 January 2015.

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