Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Parts I-V (track) by Pink Floyd
From the album Wish You Were Here (track #1)
Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Parts I-V appears on the following album(s) by Pink Floyd:
- Wish You Were Here (track #1) (this album) (1975)
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This track is rated in the top 1% of all tracks on BestEverAlbums.com. This track has a Bayesian average rating of 94.8/100, a mean average of 93.6/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 95.0/100. The standard deviation for this track is 12.3.
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I truly can’t name any other song in the history of music that has a better album opener. The instrumentals never fail to give my goosebumps all over. This is some of the best musical production you will ever open your ears to.
The best Pink Floyd song, and the best song ever. Nothing compares.
Best song ever ... remains for 200 years
An absolute masterpiece in every way. My favorite song to listen to while high tbh
Fantastic, beautiful song. Great opener and a nice tribute to Syd Barrett.
Uma atmosfera de loucura, sofrimento e compaixão foi criada! Perfeita!
I dare say there is nothing that will ever match the spine-tingling feeling of those ethereal, cosmic, waning guitar notes that pierce through that space soundscape in the first few minutes of the song.
That, right there, that specific moment, is absolute perfection.
The greatest opening track ever.
One of the greatest songs ever written. I go back and forth between thinking this or Wish You Were Here is the best song on the album, both are just so good.
What a song, it almost sucks you in and gets you in some kind of trance. Almost everything in this song is perfect, Gilmour and Wright sounds amazing.
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