Legend (Lynyrd Skynyrd album)

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Legend
Compilation album by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Released October 5, 1987
Genre Southern rock
Label MCA
Producer Al Kooper, Tom Dowd, John Ryan
Lynyrd Skynyrd chronology
Skynyrd's First And... Last
(1978)
Legend
(1987)
Southern By the Grace of God
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+ [2]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[3]

Legend was a posthumous album by American Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, which contained previously unreleased demos from the albums before the 1977 plane crash. However, the vast majority of tracks on Legend are now available on other albums. The album was certified Gold on 7/27/2001 by the RIAA.

Track listing[edit]

All songs previously unreleased

  1. "Georgia Peaches" (Steve Gaines, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:12
  2. "When You Got Good Friends" (Allen Collins, Ronnie Van Zant) - 3:03
  3. "Sweet Little Missy" (Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 5:10
  4. "Four Walls of Raiford" (Jeff Carlisi, Ronnie Van Zant) - 4:15
  5. "Simple Man" (Live) (Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 6:35
  6. "Truck Drivin' Man" (Ed King, Ronnie Van Zant) - 5:17
  7. "One in the Sun" (Steve Gaines) - 5:19
  8. "Mr. Banker" (Ed King, Gary Rossington, Ronnie Van Zant) - 5:18
  9. "Take Your Time" (Ed King, Ronnie Van Zant) - 7:24
  • Track 5 recorded 7/7/1976 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2011). "Legend - Lynyrd Skynyrd | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (2011). "Robert Christgau: CG: Lynyrd Skynyrd". robertchristgau.com. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  3. ^ Guterman, Jimmy (2011). "Lynyrd Skynyrd: Legend : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". web.archive.org. Retrieved 14 August 2011.