The Best of James Taylor


1.  Something In The Way She Moves LYRICS
2.  Sweet Baby James LYRICS
3.  Fire and Rain LYRICS
4.  Country Road LYRICS
5.  You’ve Got A Friend LYRICS
6.  You Can Close Your Eyes LYRICS
7.  Long Ago And Far Away LYRICS
8.  Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight LYRICS
9.  Walking Man LYRICS
10.  How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) LYRICS
11.  Mexico LYRICS
12.  Shower The People LYRICS
13.  Golden Moments LYRICS
14.  Steamroller (Live) LYRICS
15.  Carolina In My Mind LYRICS
16.  Handy Man LYRICS
17.  Your Smiling Face LYRICS
18.  Up On The Roof LYRICS
19.  Only A Dream In Rio LYRICS
20.  Bittersweet LYRICS

The Best of James Taylor is the fourth compilation album by American singer-songwriter James Taylor. The album, a greatest hits collection, was released by Warner Bros. Records in April 2003. The same album was released in Europe as You’ve Got a Friend: The Best of James Taylor.

The record is a Warner Bros. release, and as such emphasizes Taylor’s recordings for that label; fifteen of the twenty tracks on the album are from his time with Warner Bros. The album contains one previously unreleased track, “Bittersweet”, recorded for this release.

The album entered the Billboard 200 album chart on April 26, 2003, at number 11, with sales of approximately 73,500 copies. It remained on the chart for 42 weeks. It was awarded a certified gold record on December 17, 2003, and a platinum record on April 15, 2005, by the RIAA.