The Collected album by the Carpenters
brings a beautiful collection from the immense popular soft-pop duo.
From their humble beginnings in the late '60s until today, siblings
Karen and Richard Carpenter are one of the most successful duos in
musical history. With Karen's absolutely perfect vocal delivery and
Richard's creative arrangements, they are unstoppable.
set brings together their hits, album tracks and more. It delivers the
best selection of easy listening songs in a nutshell. Glorious pop
nuggets by the Carpenters will melt the heart and
uplift the soul, including "Close to You", "Ticket to Ride", "We've Only
Just Begun", "Superstar", "Rainy Days And Mondays", "Bless the Beasts
And the Children", "Hurting Each Other" and many more. An Easter egg is
the track "Karen's Theme" by Richard Carpenter, who dedicated this song
to Karen after her tragical death in 1983.
distinctively soft musical style, they became one of the best-selling
music artists of all time. During their 14-year career, the Carpenters
recorded 11 albums, 31 singles, five television specials, and a
short-lived television series. The Carpenters had three No. 1 singles
and five No. 2 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 and fifteen No. 1 hits
on the Adult Contemporary chart. In addition, they had twelve top 10
singles. To date, the Carpenters' album and single sales total more than
100 million units.
The Carpenters Collected is available as a limited edition of 3000 individually numbered copies on red vinyl. The package includes a 4-page booklet.
- 180 gram audiophile vinyl
- Gatefold sleeve
- Includes 4-page booklet with liner notes
- PVC protective sleeve
- Includes classic songs and hits such as “Ticket To Ride”, “Rainy Days And Mondays”, “Yesterday Once
More”, “Jambalaya (On The Bayou)” plus solo songs from Karen “Still
Crazy After All These Years”, Richard's “Karen's Theme” and many more
- Limited edition of 3000 individually numbered copies on red vinyl