- Released: July 23, 1996
- Originally Released: 1999
- Label: Capitol
- 1.Come Softly To Me
- 2.I Care So Much
- 3.Graduation's Here
- 4.Mr. Blue
- 5.Unchained Melody
- 6.You Mean Everything To Me
- 7.Outside My Window
- 10.The Last One To Know
- 13.Little Miss Sad One
- 14.Great Imposter, (He's) The
- 15.Lavender Blue
- 16.One Little Star
- 17.Lovers By Night, Strangers By Day
- 18.They Tell Me It's Summer
- 19.Goodnight My Love
- 20.My Special Lover
- 22.What'll I Do
- 23.Ten Times Blue
- 24.Before And After (Losing You)
- 25.Lonely Is As Lonely Does
- 26.Radio Jingle
- 27.Come Softly To Me
- 28.Mr. Blue
Includes previously unreleased tracks, liner notes, a complete discography, track annotations, photos, and essays by members of The Fleetwoods.
The Fleetwoods: Gary Troxell, Gretchen Christopher, Barbara Ellis (vocals).
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
Personnel: Gary Troxel, Gretchen Christopher, Barbara Ellis (vocals).
Audio Remixers: Ron Farmanek; Bob Norberg.
Liner Note Authors: David Dasch; Steve Kolanjian.
Recording information: Custom Studios, Hollywood, CA; Joe Boles' Studio, Seattle, WA; RCA Studios, Hollywood, CA; United; Western Studios, Hollywood, CA.
Arrangers: Ernie Freeman; Hank Levine; Bonnie Guitar.
The single-disc collection Come Softly to Me: The Very Best of the Fleetwoods is a treasure for devoted fans, featuring alternate takes, radio commercials, a comprehensive discography, fine liner notes, and unreleased tracks. Casual listeners will find all of this material extraneous; they will find everything they need on Rhino's collection. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine