16 Biggest Hits (George Jones album)

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16 Biggest Hits
Greatest hits album by George Jones
Released July 14, 1998 (1998-07-14)
Recorded September 13, 1972 (1972-09-13) – September 28, 1988 (1988-09-28)
Genre Country
Length 49:36
Label Legacy/Epic
George Jones chronology
It Don't Get Any Better Than This
(1998)
16 Biggest Hits
(1998)
Cold Hard Truth
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

16 Biggest Hits is a compilation album American country music artist George Jones. This album was released on July 14, 1998 on the Legacy Recordings and Epic Records label. This album was certified Gold on November 5, 2002 by the RIAA.[2] It has sold 1,188,000 copies in the US as of April 2013.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "A Picture of Me (Without You)"   George Richey, Norro Wilson 2:33
2. "What My Woman Can't Do"   George Jones, Earl Montgomery, Billy Sherrill 2:37
3. "The Grand Tour"   Richey, Carmol Taylor, Wilson 3:07
4. "These Days (I Barely Get By)"   Jones, Tammy Wynette 3:02
5. "The Door"   Sherrill, Wilson 2:43
6. "Bartender's Blues"   James Taylor 3:45
7. "He Stopped Loving Her Today"   Bobby Braddock, Curly Putman 3:17
8. "If Drinkin' Don't Kill Me (Her Memory Will)"   Rick Beresford, Harlan Sanders 3:11
9. "Still Doin' Time"   Michael P. Heeney, John E. Moffat 2:50
10. "I Always Get Lucky with You"   Gary Church, Merle Haggard, Freddy Powers, Tex Whitson 3:19
11. "She's My Rock"   Gene Dobbins 2:27
12. "Wine Colored Roses"   Dennis Knutson, A.L. "Doodle" Owens 3:19
13. "The Right Left Hand"   Knutson, Owens 3:16
14. "Radio Lover"   Ron Hellard, Bucky Jones, Curly Putman 3:29
15. "The King Is Gone (So Are You)"   Roger D. Ferris 3:23
16. "Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes"   Max D. Barnes, Troy Seals 3:18

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 50
Chart (2013) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 42

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification
United States (RIAA)[4] Platinum

References[edit]

  1. ^ "16 Biggest Hits Info". Allmusic. Retrieved 27 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "16 Biggest Hits at Official website". Archived from the original on 28 May 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2011. 
  3. ^ Paul Grein (May 8, 2013). "Week Ending May 5, 2013. Albums: Kenny Closes In On Garth". Yahoo Music (Chart Watch). Retrieved May 16, 2013. 
  4. ^ "American album certifications – George Jones – 16 Biggest Hits". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH

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