Collectables Records

Roger Miller At His Best

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CD Details

  • Released: March 14, 2006
  • Originally Released: 2004
  • Label: Collectables Records
  • Original Album: Universal Music MCAD-20280 (1996)

Description by OLDIES.com:

A budget-priced 11-track collection of favorites from Roger Miller. All original recordings.

Tracks:

  • 1.King Of The Road
  • 2.Dang Me
  • 3.Engine Engine #9
  • 4.Me And Bobby McGee
  • 5.You Can't Roller Skate In A Buffalo Herd
  • 6.Ruby (Don't Take Your Love To Town)
  • 7.By The Time I Get To Phoenix
  • 8.Where Have All The Average People Gone
  • 9.Husbands And Wives
  • 10.Tomorrow Night In Baltimore
  • 11.Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)

Product Description:

Collectables' Roger Miller collection At His Best does include many of his best, most popular songs like "King of the Road," "Dang Me," "You Can't Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd," and "Engine, Engine #9." At only 11 tracks, though, there doesn't seem to be enough room for classics like "Do-Wacka-Do," "Chug-a-Lug," and "England Swings." Instead, the compilers have inserted more serious ballads like "Me and Bobby McGee," "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," and "Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)," which weren't Miller's strong suit at all. Perhaps this was done to show Miller as a multidimensional artist who didn't just do novelty-type tunes, and that is an understandable impulse. Still, a collection titled At His Best and as short as this really should deliver the best and not try to paint a complete portrait of the artist. There are collections that have more tracks for not much more money; look for those instead. [The Collectables release is a reissue of the 1995 PSM collection with a different cover and a reshuffled running order.] ~ Tim Sendra
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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 12,459
  • UPC: 090431842324
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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