Anne Murray's Greatest Hits

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Anne Murray's Greatest Hits
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Greatest hits album by Anne Murray
Released October 1980
Recorded 1970–1980
Genre Country, adult contemporary
Label Capitol
Anne Murray chronology
A Country Collection
(1980)
Anne Murray's Greatest Hits
(1980)
Where Do You Go When You Dream
(1981)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Anne Murray's Greatest Hits is a compilation album by Canadian Country vocalist Anne Murray, issued by Capitol Records in 1980.[1] It is a collection of nine previously issued singles released between 1970 and 1980, as well as one new track, "Could I Have This Dance", which was newly recorded for this album (and simultaneously appeared on the soundtrack to the film Urban Cowboy).

Though Murray's fourth compilation album, Greatest Hits was the first collection of her biggest charting singles, from her breakthrough Top 10 smash, "Snowbird", through 1980. (Previous compilations had included some of Murray's chart hits along with album tracks and lesser known songs.) It peaked at #16 on the Billboard album chart, hit #2 (where it held for nine weeks) on the Top Country Albums chart, and is certified 4× Multi-Platinum by the RIAA in the United States – Anne's biggest selling career disc.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Snowbird" (Gene MacLellan) – 2:10
  2. "Danny's Song" (Kenny Loggins) – 2:56
  3. "A Love Song" (D.L. George, Loggins) – 2:46
  4. "You Won't See Me" (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) – 4:08
  5. "You Needed Me" (Randy Goodrum) – 3:38
  6. "I Just Fall in Love Again" (Steve Dorff, Larry Herbstritt, Harry Lloyd, Gloria Sklerov) – 2:47
  7. "Shadows in the Moonlight" (Charlie Black, Rory Michael Bourke) – 3:25
  8. "Broken Hearted Me" (Goodrum) – 3:43
  9. "Daydream Believer" (John Stewart) – 2:26
  10. "Could I Have This Dance" (Wayland Holyfield, Bob House) – 3:16

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
position
Canadian RPM Country Albums 1
Canadian RPM Country Albums 7
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums[2] 2
U.S. Billboard 200[3] 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Greatest Hits - Anne Murray". AllMusic. Retrieved 24 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Anne Murray - Chart history". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 24 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Anne Murray - Chart history". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 24 June 2017.