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20 Greatest Hits


Download links and information about 20 Greatest Hits by Bobby Bare. This album was released in 2005 and it belongs to Country, Outlaw Country genres. It contains 20 tracks with total duration of 01:02:45 minutes.

Artist: Bobby Bare
Release date: 2005
Genre: Country, Outlaw Country
Tracks: 20
Duration: 01:02:45
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No. Title Length
1. Detroit City 2:54
2. Miller’s Cave 3:01
3. (Margie’s At) The Lincoln Park Inn 3:27
4. Come Sundown (She’ll Be Gone) 2:36
5. Please Don’t Tell Me How the Story Ends 2:28
6. Streets of Baltimore 2:41
7. Numbers 4:46
8. Four Strong Winds 2:46
9. Daddy What If 2:30
10. All American Boy 3:08
11. Five Hundred Miles 2:44
12. Ride Me Down Easy 3:00
13. Tequila Sheila 4:07
14. Green Green Grass of Home 2:44
15. The Jogger 4:01
16. Marie Laveau 3:02
17. The Winner 5:24
18. Drop Kick Me Jesus 1:57
19. The Mermaid Song 2:54
20. Tender Years 2:35



Bobby Bare was one of the most popular country stars of the '60s, and experienced a notable resurgence in the mid-'70s that saw him making the charts with some of the finest original compositions of his career. Yet despite his appealing, rough-worn baritone and his unquestionable skills as a songwriter, Bare’s albums were often plagued by difficulties. This makes a compilation like the smartly assembled 20 Greatest Hits ideal for listeners leery of Bare’s somewhat cheesy countrypolitan reputation, but interested in exploring the career of a man who wrote classics like “The Streets of Baltimore” (later covered by Gram Parsons), “Detroit City”, and “Ride Me Down Easy.” The selections here are uniformly excellent, but ignore the rich string of singles that Bare cut for Mercury in the early '70s', particularly the essential road ballad “How I Got To Memphis. Caveats aside, 20 Greatest Hits serves as a fine introduction to the work of this influential and sadly overlooked artist.