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 „Can’t Beat The Music - Vol. 2“.
Released May 1992 only in Australia and New Zealand on the Mushroom label on 7“ vinyl, cassette and 5“ CD, Simply The Best reached #11 in New Zealand and #13 in Australia. The single was not released in Europe and America.
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
Home Video: Can’t Beat the Music