20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: The Best of Lynyrd Skynyrd

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20th Century Masters: The Best of Lynyrd Skynyrd
Greatest hits album by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Released March 9, 1999[1]
Genre Southern rock
Label MCA

The 20th Century Masters project is a modern effort at recapturing the classics and repackaging them for newer generations to be exposed to and enjoy. Released March 9, 1999, the Lynyrd Skynyrd edition compiles some of the band's greatest and most recognizable hits. The album was certified Double Platinum by the RIAA in 2006, and has sold 2,929,000 copies in the US as of August 2013.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sweet Home Alabama" (Ed King, Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 4:45
  2. "What's Your Name?" (Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:32
  3. "Gimme Three Steps" (Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant) - 4:30
  4. "Double Trouble" (Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant) - 2:50
  5. "You Got That Right" (Steve Gaines, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:47
  6. "Saturday Night Special (Ed King, Ronnie Van Zant) - 5:09
  7. "That Smell (Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant) - 5:49
  8. "Swamp Music" (Ed King, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:33
  9. "I Ain't The One" (Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:54
  10. "Free Bird" (Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant) - 9:10
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [3]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amazon Track listing and Release Date". Retrieved 18 June 2011. 
  2. ^ Paul Grein (August 28, 2013), "Week Ending Aug. 25, 2013. Albums: A Let-Down For John Mayer", Chart Watch (Yahoo) 
  3. ^ "Allmusic Review". Retrieved 18 June 2011. 
  4. ^ "Rolling Stone Album Guide". Retrieved 18 June 2011.