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The Best of Miami Vice


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The Best of Miami Vice is a 1989 soundtrack album containing music from the television series Miami Vice. It is largely a compilation of tracks previously released on the show's soundtrack albums, containing a selection of popular and score music taken from the first four seasons of the show.


Track Listing

Track Title Artist Time (First) Appears
1 "The Original Miami Vice Theme" Jan Hammer 1:00 Opening of every episode
2 "Better Be Good to Me" Tina Turner 5:12 "Give a Little, Take a Little"
3 "In the Air Tonight" Phil Collins 5:29 "Brother's Keeper"
4 "Smuggler's Blues" Glenn Frey 3:45 "Smuggler's Blues"
5 "The Last Unbroken Heart" Patti LaBelle & Bill Champlin 3:53 "When Irish Eyes Are Crying"
6 "One Way Out" Jan Hammer 4:12 "Lombard"
7 "Satellite" The Hooters 4:12 "Amen... Send Money"
8 "Vice" Grandmaster Melle Mel 5:00 "Whatever Works"
9 "Crockett's Theme" Jan Hammer 3:25 Single version; first heard in "Stone's War"
10 "Take Me Home" Phil Collins 5:51 "The Prodigal Son"
11 "Heartbeat" Don Johnson 4:21 Never appeared on the show
12 "You Belong to the City" Glenn Frey 5:30 "The Prodigal Son"
13 "Lives in the Balance" Jackson Browne 4:13 "Stone's War"
14 "Lover" Roxy Music 3:52 Never appeared on the show
15 "Follow My Rainbow" Sheena Easton 4:52 "Deliver Us from Evil"