Greatest Hits (Mark Chesnutt album)

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Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by Mark Chesnutt
Released November 19, 1996 (1996-11-19)
Recorded various
Genre Country
Length 40:00
Label Decca
Producer Previously released material produced by Mark Wright
"It's a Little Too Late" and "Let It Rain" produced by Tony Brown
Mark Chesnutt chronology
Wings
(1995)
Greatest Hits
(1996)
Thank God for Believers
1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Robert Christgau A−[1]

Greatest Hits is the first greatest hits compilation released by American country music artist Mark Chesnutt. It features ten of the greatest hits from his second through sixth studio albums, as well as the newly recorded tracks "It's a Little Too Late" and "Let It Rain". Both of these tracks were released as singles in 1996, peaking at #1 and #8, respectively, on the Hot Country Songs charts. The album itself earned RIAA platinum certification.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bubba Shot the Jukebox" (Dennis Linde) - 3:06
  2. "Too Cold at Home" (Bobby Harden) - 3:38
  3. "Blame It on Texas" (Ronnie Rogers, Mark Wright) - 2:49
  4. "Almost Goodbye" (Billy Livsey, Don Schlitz) - 4:09
  5. "It's a Little Too Late" (Mark Chesnutt, Roger Springer, Slugger Morrissette) - 2:43
  6. "Ol' Country" (Bobby Lamoyne Harden) - 3:50
  7. "Brother Jukebox" (Paul Craft) - 3:04
  8. "Gonna Get a Life" (Frank Dycus, Jim Lauderdale) - 3:43
  9. "Let It Rain" (Chesnutt, Springer, Steve Leslie) - 3:01
  10. "It Sure Is Monday" (Linde) - 2:56
  11. "Goin' Through the Big D" (M. Wright, Jon Wright, Rogers) - 2:34
  12. "I'll Think of Something" (Jerry Foster, Bill Rice) - 4:12

Personnel[edit]

The following musicians performed on the new tracks "It's a Little Too Late" and "Let It Rain".

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 18
U.S. Billboard 200 130
Canadian RPM Country Albums 14

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Mark Chesnutt". Robert Christgau. 
  • Greatest Hits (CD liner notes). Mark Chesnutt. Decca Records. 1996. 11529.