A Decade of Hits 1969–1979

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A Decade of Hits 1969-1979
Greatest hits album by The Allman Brothers Band
Released October 22, 1991
Recorded various
Genre Southern rock
Length 75:46
Label Polydor
Producer Tom Dowd
The Allman Brothers Band chronology
Shades of Two Worlds
(1991)
A Decade of Hits 1969–1979
(1991)
An Evening with the Allman Brothers Band: First Set
(1992)

A Decade of Hits 1969–1979 is a compilation album of The Allman Brothers Band, released in 1991. The album features songs released on The Allman Brothers Band, Idlewild South, At Fillmore East, Eat a Peach, Brothers and Sisters, and Enlightened Rogues. It is the band's best-selling album in the U.S., being certified double platinum by the RIAA in 1997.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars [3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Statesboro Blues" (Live 1971) Will McTell 4:08
2. "Ramblin' Man"   Dickey Betts 4:47
3. "Midnight Rider"   Gregg Allman 2:59
4. "Southbound"   Betts 5:10
5. "Melissa"   G. Allman, Steve Alaimo 3:52
6. "Jessica"   Betts 7:05
7. "Ain't Wastin' Time No More"   G. Allman 3:37
8. "Little Martha"   Duane Allman 2:09
9. "Crazy Love"   Betts 3:43
10. "Revival"   Betts 4:03
11. "Wasted Words"   G. Allman 4:19
12. "Blue Sky"   Betts 5:08
13. "One Way Out" (Live 1971) Marshall Sehorn, Elmore James 4:57
14. "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed"   Betts 6:54
15. "Dreams"   G. Allman 7:18
16. "Whipping Post"   G. Allman 5:17

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