Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.7 The Great Pretender 2:40 Golden Hits The Platters Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 826 447-2
1.10 The Great Pretender 2:41 Hits of the 'Fifties Various Artists Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 816 337-2
1.15 The Great Pretender 2:39 Golden Oldies on CD Vol. 2 Various Artists Philips 816 491-2
1.8 The Great Pretender 2:42 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1954-1955 Various Artists Time-Life Music, Warner Special Products 2RNR-08, OPCD-2535
1.1 The Great Pretender 2:40 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes The Platters Instant (Sublabel of Charly Records Ltd) CD INS 5045
1.15 The Great Pretender 2:40 The Very Best Of The Platters Heartland Music HL 1164/1165
1.1 The Great Pretender 2:40 The Very Best of the Platters The Platters Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 314 510 317-2
1.10 The Great Pretender 2:40 Only Rock 'n' Roll 1955-1959 Various Artists JCI JCD-3129
1.3 The Great Pretender 2:40 Memories Are Made of This: 25 Classic Hits of the Fifties Various Artists Spectrum Music (budget label) 552 900-2
1.8 The Great Pretender 2:40 The Classic Rhythm + Blues Collection: 1955-1959 Various Artists Warner Special Products, Time-Life Music OPCD-3558, R604-01
1.16 The Great Pretender 2:41 Casey Kasem Presents: America's Top 10 Through the Years - The 50's Various Artists
1.2 The Great Pretender 2:41 All-Time Greatest Hits The Platters B0001755-02
1.14 The Great Pretender 2:41 Lifetime of Romance: Heartbreakers Various Artists Time-Life Music TL LRS/06
2.25 The Great Pretender 2:39 Dreamboats and Petticoats Two Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5313760
4.16 Great Pretender 2:39 Dreamboats & Petticoats: 10th Anniversary Collection Various Artists
1.1 The Great Pretender 2:42 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of the Platters The Platters Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) 314 546 414-2
1.4 The Great Pretender 2:40 Les Plus Belles Chansons D'Amour Des Années 50, Vol.2 Various Artists AMusic
1.11 The Great Pretender 2:40 The 50's collection Various Artists
(unknown)
1.2 The Great Pretender 2:40 Big Artist Series The Platters

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part of: The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 352)
recording of: The Great Pretender

The Great Pretender

composer: Buck Ram
lyricist: Buck Ram
publisher: Panther Music Corp
Peermusic (UK) Ltd.
later translated versions: Jag går i en dröm och låtsas