Ben Folds Five

Playlist: The Very Best of Ben Folds Five

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Sony's 2015 budget-line compilation Playlist balances rarities and hits. The rarities usually arrive in the form of live tracks and are often some of Ben Folds Five's biggest hits -- "Underground" and "Battle of Who Could Care Less" are both here as live versions, not studio. There are also covers -- "Video Killed the Radio Star," a live version of "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head" -- along with the singles "Brick," "Song for the Dumped," and "One Angry Dwarf and 200 Solemn Faces," helping this to turn into a nice sampler of the trio's range, humor, and talent.

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