Don Williams The Definitive Collection

The Definitive Collection
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  • Originally Released: 2004
  • Label: MCA Nashville


  • Buy for $0.991.Come Early Morning
  • Buy for $1.292.Amanda
  • Buy for $1.293.I Wouldn't Want To Live If You Didn't Want Me
  • Buy for $0.994.The Ties That Bind
  • Buy for $1.295.You're My Best Friend
  • Buy for $1.296.(Turn Out The Lights And) Love Me Tonight
  • Buy for $1.297.Till The Rivers All Run Dry
  • Buy for $0.998.Say It again
  • Buy for $0.999.She Never Knew Me
  • Buy for $1.2910.Some Broken Hearts Will Never Mend
  • Buy for $1.2911.I'm Just A Country Boy
  • Buy for $0.9912.I've Got A Winner In You
  • Buy for $0.9913.Rake And Ramblin' Man
  • Buy for $1.2914.Tulsa Time
  • Buy for $1.2915.It Must Be Love
  • Buy for $0.9916.Love Me Over Again
  • Buy for $1.2917.Good Ole Boys Like Me
  • Buy for $1.2918.I Believe In You
  • Buy for $1.2919.Lord I Hope This Day Is Good
  • Buy for $0.9920.Listen To The Radio
  • Buy for $1.2921.If Hollywood Don't Need You
  • Buy for $1.2922.Love Is On A Roll
  • Buy for $0.9923.Nobody But You
  • Buy for $0.9924.That's The Thing About Love
  • 25.Heartbeat In The Darkness

Product Description:

Liner Note Author: Scott Schinder.
Don Williams's mellow, amiable baritone and easygoing approach made him one of the biggest country stars of the 1970s. With simple arrangements, straightforward songs, and an emotionally honest but endearingly laconic delivery, Williams had an instantly appealing signature sound. He rarely strayed far from that template, but there was little reason to, especially with the outpouring of hits he scored throughout the '70s. A hefty helping of those hits is presented here, from the aging-singer meditation "Amanda" to the funky "Tulsa Time" (later covered by Williams acolyte Eric Clapton).
Though Williams generally keeps things slow and easy (it wouldn't be unfair to call him the Bing Crosby of country music), there are infectious rhythmic undercurrents throughout (an R&B lope here, a Waylon Jennings beat there), and no matter how mellow he gets, he's never lugubrious. While one could quibble over some of the omissions (the sharp murder ballad "Miller's Cave," the perky "Big Ole Brew," memorably sung by Bill Murray in STRIPES), THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION is pretty much what its title promises.

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  • Sales Rank: 33,235
  • UPC: 602498623084
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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