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10 Great Songs
Greatest hits album by Pat Benatar
Released 2009
Genre Arena rock
Pop rock
Power pop
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10 Great Songs

10 Great Songs is an album focused on American rock musician Pat Benatar; a best-of collection released on November 16, 2009 by the record label EMI Gold.

The album focuses on Benatar's commercial peak of success from 1979 to 1985.

  • Tracks "Heartbreaker" and "I Need a Lover" came from Benatar's 1979 debut In the Heat of the Night
  • "Hell Is for Children", "Hit Me with Your Best Shot", "Treat Me Right", and "You Better Run" all came from her second album, Crimes of Passion, which was released in August 1980
  • 1982's Get Nervous provided "Shadows of the Night"
  • 1983's Live from Earth provided "Love Is a Battlefield"
  • 1984's Tropico provided "We Belong"
  • Finally, the song "Invincible" came from 1985's Seven the Hard Way

Track listing

No. Title Songwriter(s) Length
1. "Heartbreaker" Geoff Gill, Clint Wade 3:27
2. "Hit Me with Your Best Shot" Eddie Schwartz 2:50
3. "Shadows of the Night" D.L. Byron 3:41
4. "I Need a Lover" John Mellencamp 3:28
5. "We Belong" Eric Lowen, Dan Navarro 3:41
6. "Love Is a Battlefield" Mike Chapman, Holly Knight 4:11
7. "Hell Is for Children" Pat Benatar, Roger Capps, Neil Giraldo 4:50
8. "You Better Run" Eddie Brigati, Felix Cavaliere 3:04
9. "Treat Me Right" Pat Benatar, Doug Lubahn 3:13
10. "Invincible" Simon Climie, Holly Knight 4:10