Carpenter, Crow Offer Hits CDs

Mary Chapin Carpenter and Sheryl Crow have compiled their best-known songs for albums arriving in stores Tuesday (Nov. 4). The Essential Mary Chapin Carpenter collects her signature hits (“Down at the Twist and Shout” and “Passionate Kisses” among them), as well as highlights from 2001’s Time*Sex*Love*. The Very Best of Sheryl Crow offers her new single “The First Cut Is the Deepest,” as well as the Kid Rock hit duet “Picture.” 11/4/03