Simply The Best is a re-recorded version of Tina’s 1989 hit single The Best. It’s a duet together with Jimmy Barnes and was also used for an advertising campaign for the New South Wales Rugby League. The music video is only available on the VHS sampler β€žCan’t Beat The Music - Vol. 2β€œ.

Released May 1992 only in Australia and New Zealand on the Mushroom label on 7β€œ vinyl, cassette and 5β€œ CD, Simply The Best reached #11 in New Zealand and #13 in Australia. The single was not released in Europe and America.

Tina Turner & Jimmy Barnes - Simply The Best - Single
Tina Turner & Jimmy Barnes - Simply The Best - Single

1. (Simply) The Best (duet with Jimmy Barnes) 4:11

Written by Holly Knight, Mike Chapman / Produced by Dan Hartman, Chris Lord-Alge

2. River Deep, Mountain High (Jimmy Barnes) 3:38

Written by Phil Spector, Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich / Produced by Don Gehman, Tony Brock

3. I’m A Lady (Tina Turner) 3:24

Written by Terry Britten, Graham Lyle / Produced by Terry Britten, Chris Lord-Alge

4. (Simply) The Best (Extended Version) 5:30

Photography: Paul Cox
Design: Pierre Baroni / MushroomArt

Tina Turner - Simply The Best - Music Video

Music Video
Director: Unknown
Home Video: Can’t Beat the Music
Time: 4:11


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