Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits

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Hank Williams Jr.'s Greatest Hits
Greatest hits album by Hank Williams, Jr.
Released September 1982 (1982-09)
Genre Country
Length 32:42
Label Elektra/Curb
Hank Williams, Jr. chronology
High Notes
(1982)
Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits
(1982)
Strong Stuff
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars[1]

Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits is a compilation album by American country music artist Hank Williams, Jr.. The album features ten tracks, nine of which are singles originally released from the studio albums Family Tradition, Whiskey Bent and Hell Bound, Habits Old and New, Rowdy and The Pressure Is On. The only original single from the album was "The American Dream", which peaked at number 5 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. The album peaked at number 5 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart[2] and was released by Elektra/Curb Records in September 1982. The album has been Williams' most commercially successful album to date, having been certified 5× Multi-Platinum by the RIAA.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Hank Williams, Jr. except where indicated.

  1. "Family Tradition" – 4:00
  2. "Whiskey Bent and Hell Bound" – 3:08
  3. "Women I've Never Had" – 2:48
  4. "Old Habits" – 3:00
  5. "Kaw-Liga" (Fred Rose, Hank Williams) – 4:18
  6. "Dixie on My Mind" – 2:39
  7. "Texas Women" – 2:26
  8. "The American Dream" – 2:15
  9. "A Country Boy Can Survive" – 4:13
  10. "All My Rowdy Friends (Have Settled Down)" – 3:54

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1982) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 5
U.S. Billboard 200 135

References[edit]

  1. ^ Owens, Thom. "Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits review". Allmusic. Retrieved 16 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Hank Williams, Jr.'s Greatest Hits Charts". Allmusic. Retrieved 16 February 2011. 
  3. ^ RIAA - Gold & Platinum