Greatest Country Songs

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All Music Guide - John Bush
This collection of Brenda Lee's country material isn't just brief -- it also consists entirely of re-recordings, the bane of many a country fan's life. These 12 songs sound like they were all produced at least 25 years after Lee's chart run of the late '50s and early '60s. While it's true that Lee still possessed a small amount of the fire she did on the originals of her rocking hit "Jambalaya," and also retained her charm with a ballad ("Johnny One Time," "You Can Depend on Me"), the arrangements are padded with a fine layer of studio gloss. It's clear that no expense was spared to record these songs (those might actually be real strings in the background of "End of the ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
This collection of Brenda Lee's country material isn't just brief -- it also consists entirely of re-recordings, the bane of many a country fan's life. These 12 songs sound like they were all produced at least 25 years after Lee's chart run of the late '50s and early '60s. While it's true that Lee still possessed a small amount of the fire she did on the originals of her rocking hit "Jambalaya," and also retained her charm with a ballad ("Johnny One Time," "You Can Depend on Me"), the arrangements are padded with a fine layer of studio gloss. It's clear that no expense was spared to record these songs (those might actually be real strings in the background of "End of the World").
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/29/2005
  • Label: Curb Mod Afw
  • UPC: 715187886520
  • Catalog Number: 78865
  • Sales rank: 290,758

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Fool #1 (2:26)
  2. 2 End of the World (3:09)
  3. 3 Big Four Poster Bed (4:49)
  4. 4 Nobody Wins (3:03)
  5. 5 Johnny One Time (3:42)
  6. 6 You Can Depend on Me (3:36)
  7. 7 I Want to Be Wanted (3:12)
  8. 8 Losing You (2:33)
  9. 9 Too Many Rivers (2:52)
  10. 10 Jambalaya (2:52)
  11. 11 As Usual (2:33)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Brenda Lee Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Kris Kristofferson Composer
Shel Silverstein Composer
Earl Hines Composer
Owen Bradley Producer, Audio Production
Harlan Howard Composer
Jean Marie Renard Composer
Carl Sigman Composer
Hank Williams Composer
Alex Zanetis Composer
Sylvia Dee Composer
Arthur Kent Composer
Giuseppe Spotti Composer
Alberto Testa Composer
Louis Dunlap Composer
Kathryn R. Fulton Composer
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