Billy's hits have been repackaged over and over again, but if you've resisted up till now, this is the one to go for. All 29 of his UK chart entries are here in good sound, 26 from his impressive heyday, 1959 to 1966, and three from the attempted comeback in 1982-83, just prior to his untimely death. The fan base remains loyal, but I have to admit that I find most of this pretty bland. I loved "In Summer" at the time, but it sounds pretty twee now. "Do You Really Love Me Too" is my favourite here. The rest are mainly big ballads, covers of American hits such as "It's Only Make Believe", "A Thousand Stars" and "I Will". He does them full justice, it just all leaves me a bit unmoved. Hardly a "complete" collection, but a bargain even if you only want to hear a few of the songs.
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