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Album’s Singles Review: “Forever” and “Greatest Hits” by Spice Girls

Forever (album)
After Geri Halliwell left the Spice Girls, the group took a hiatus and eventually released a reunion album, without Geri, which was called “Forever”. It contains more R&B songs but the girls needs to stick to their pop sound. The album peaked at number 2 in United Kingdom and had gone platinum. In United States, it only peaked at number 39.

Goodbye
“Goodbye” was released as a single in 1998 which was just eventually included in “Forever” album. It is a pop ballad which was emotional and tearjerky as it was dedicated to Geri Halliwell. It turned to be as a global hit when it became their 8th UK number 1 hit.
Rate: 8.75 out of 10

Holler
“Holler” was the first official single from “Forever”. Actually, it was released alongside the song “Let Love Lead the Way” as a double-sided single. The R&B song became a number 1 hit United Kingdom, their 9th in the country.
Rate: 8.0 out of 10

Let Love Lead the Way
“Let Love Lead the Way” was part of the double-sided single with “Holler” for the album “Forever”. It is a R&B ballad which had a good meaning. The song went tl number 1 with “Holler”.
Rate: 8.5 out of 10

If You Wanna Have Some Fun
“If You Wanna Have Some Fun” was released as a promotional single for “Forever”. It was a dance R&B song and sounds similar to their other songs.
Rate: 7.25 out of 10

Greatest Hits (compilation album)
The Spice Girls reunited to release this compilation album. It had two new tracks, and went to top 3 in United Kingdom with platinum certification by BPI.

Headlines (Friendship Never Ends)
“Headlines (Friendship Never Ends)” was released in support for “Greatest Hits” album. The song sounds similar to their songs “2 Become 1” and “Goodbye”. It peaked at number 11 in United Kingdom. In Asia, it did well in the charts.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

Credits: Billboard / OCC / Wikipedia

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