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Various - 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits FLAC album


Performer: Various
Genre: Folk and World music
Title: 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits
Country: US
Released: 1977
Style: Bluegrass
FLAC version ZIP size: 1835 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1918 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1102 mb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 865
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16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits. 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits is an OK collection boasting some of bluegrass' biggest names - Flatt & Scruggs, the Stanley Brothers, Carl Story, Reno & Smiley, Mac Wiseman, Jim & Jesse - but they're not necessarily familiar performances. Still, it's an adequate collection, even if the sound quality is pretty poor.

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Tracklist

A1 Flatt & Scruggs Doing My Time
A2 Stanley Bros.* Love Me Darling Just Tonight
A3 Buzz Busby Talking Banjo
A4 Jimmy Martin & Bob Osborne* She's Just A Cute Thing
A5 Carl Story Family Reunion
A6 Bill Clifton Walking In My Sleep
A7 Hylo Brown Footsteps In The Snow
A8 New Grass Revival Great Balls Of Fire
B1 Reno* & Smiley* Don't Let Your Sweet Love Die
B2 Stonemans* Orange Blossom Breakdown
B3 Mac Wiseman 'Tis Sweet To Be Remembered
B4 Country Gentlemen* Hey Little Girl
B5 Moore & Napier Truck Driver's Queen
B6 Jim Eanes Round Town Gals
B7 Jim & Jessie* Hard Hearted
B8 Charlie Monroe Penitentiary Blues

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SD-3015 Various 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits ‎(LP, Comp) Starday Records SD-3015 US 1977
VPL1 6728 Various 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits ‎(LP, Comp) RCA VPL1 6728 Australia 1977
KL 25003 Various 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits ‎(LP, Comp) KGC Records And Tapes KL 25003 Australia Unknown
HT-132 Various 16 Greatest Original Bluegrass Hits ‎(Cass, Comp) Hollywood HT-132 US 1977
HCD-132 Various 16 Greatest Original Blue Grass Hits ‎(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Highland Music, Hollywood HCD-132 US 1988