|Released January 1, 1984|
Label Sugar Hill Records
|Release date 1 January 1984|
Genre Hip hop music
Artist Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
Similar Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five albums, Hip hop music albums
Greatest Messages is a compilation album release by Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five (On The Strength is their official second album). It was released in January 1984, and it is a compilation of their Sugar Hill Records hit singles including "The Message". Over half of the tracks were single-only releases prior to this compilation. Singles from Melle Mel are also on this compilation.
The jacket, labels, and liners of this recording incorrectly pluralize the title as "Greatest Message's".
- "The Birthday Party"
- "Flash To The Beat"
- "It's Nasty (Genius of Love)"
- "The Message"
- "Message II (Survival)"
- "New York New York"
Tracks 4-6 appear on the 1982 album The Message
3Flash to the Beat4:27