Greatest Hits (George Strait album)

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Greatest Hits
Compilation album by George Strait
Released March 4, 1985 (1985-03-04)
Genre Country
Length 28:06
Label MCA
  • Blake Mevis (tracks 1–7)
  • Ray Baker (tracks 8–10)
George Strait chronology
Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind
Greatest Hits
Something Special
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau A− [2]

Greatest Hits is the first compilation album by American country music artist George Strait, released on March 4, 1985 by MCA Records. It includes all ten singles from Strait's first three albums. It reached #4 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart and is certified 4×Multi-Platinum by the RIAA.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Unwound" Dean Dillon, Frank Dycus 2:24
2. "Down and Out" Dillon, Dycus 2:23
3. "If You're Thinking You Want a Stranger (There's One Coming Home)" Blake Mevis, David Wills 2:55
4. "Fool Hearted Memory" Mevis, Byron Hill 2:27
5. "Marina del Rey" Dillon, Dycus 3:00
6. "Amarillo by Morning" Paul Fraser, Terry Stafford 2:52
7. "A Fire I Can't Put Out" Darrell Staedtler 2:55
8. "You Look So Good in Love" Glen Ballard, Rory Michael Bourke, Kerry Chater 3:10
9. "Right or Wrong" Paul Biese, Haven Gillespie, Arthur Sizemore 1:58
10. "Let's Fall to Pieces Together" Dickey Lee, Tommy Rocco, Johnny Russell 2:58

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 4
U.S. Billboard 200 157


  1. ^ Greatest Hits at AllMusic
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: George Strait". Retrieved 2013-05-12.