Big Ones – Aerosmith – 1994

Album

Compilation

Big Ones is a compilation album by the American rock band Aerosmith, released in 1994. The album features some of the band’s biggest hits from their albums Permanent Vacation (1987), Pump (1989), and Get a Grip (1993), as well as two new songs, “Walk on Water” and “Blind Man”. The album was a commercial success, reaching number six on the Billboard 200 chart and selling over six million copies in the United States. It also received positive reviews from critics, who praised the band’s energetic and catchy songs. Big Ones is a showcase of Aerosmith’s musical evolution and versatility, from the hard rock anthems like “Rag Doll” and “Love in an Elevator” to the power ballads like “Angel” and “Crazy”. The album also includes some of the band’s most controversial songs, such as “Dude (Looks Like a Lady)” and “Janie’s Got a Gun”, which deal with topics like gender identity and child abuse. Big Ones is a must-have for any fan of Aerosmith or classic rock in general.

Big Ones is one of Aerosmith’s best-selling albums. It is a great introduction to the band’s music and has helped to introduce Aerosmith to a new generation of fans.

Credits

  • Steven Tyler – vocals, keyboards, mandolin, harmonica
  • Joe Perry – guitar, dulcimer, background vocals
  • Brad Whitford – guitar
  • Tom Hamilton – electric bass, background vocals
  • Joey Kramer – drums, percussion

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