- Released: May 7, 1996
- Originally Released: 1996
- Label: A&M
- 1.Diamonds And Rust
- 2.Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
- 3.Simple Twist Of Fate
- 5.In The Quiet Morning (For Janis Joplin)
- 6.Best Of Friends
- 7.Forever Young
- 8.Prison Trilogy (Billy Rose)
- 10.Children And All That Jazz
- 11.Please Come To Boston
- 12.Never Dreamed You'd Leave In Summer
- 13.Gracias A La Vida
- 14.Sweeter For Me
- 15.Love Songs To A Stranger
- 17.Amazing Grace
- 18.The Ballad Of Sacco & Vanzetti :: La Ballata Di Sacco E Vanzetti
- 19.Oh Happy Day
- 20.Less Than The Song
Producers: David Kershenbaum, Joan Baez, Norbert Putnam, Henry Levy.
Includes liner notes by Bob Garcia.
Digitally remastered by Dave Collins (A&M Mastering Studios).
This is part of A&M Records' Backlot series.
Audio Remasterer: Dave Collins .
Liner Note Author: Bob Garcia.
Photographer: Stuart Watson .
Greatest Hits is a reasonably comprehensive collection of Joan Baez's best-known songs, concentrating mainly on her crossover hits. Although it misses several fine items, the compilation remains an effective introduction for the curious listener. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine