Vinyl LP reissue of this classic 1978 collection. Includes digital download. Her Greatest Hits: Songs of Long Ago is Carole King’s first compilation album. The original release features twelve songs which had previously appeared on her studio albums Tapestry, Music, Rhymes and Reasons, Fantasy, Wrap Around Joy and Thoroughbred. Four of the songs had appeared on her second album Tapestry, one of the most successful albums in the history of popular music. “Brother, Brother”, a song of her third album Music, is the only one chosen for the compilation LP that was never released as a single. Carole King is the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century in the USA, having written or co-written 118 pop hits on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1955 and 1999.