Greatest Hits Volume Two (George Strait album)

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Greatest Hits Volume Two
Greatest Hits Volume Two.jpg
Greatest hits album by George Strait
Released September 7, 1987 (1987-09-07)
Recorded 1984-1987
Genre Country
Length 30:17
Label MCA
George Strait chronology
Ocean Front Property
(1987)Ocean Front Property1987
Greatest Hits Volume Two
If You Ain't Lovin' You Ain't Livin'
(1988)If You Ain't Lovin' You Ain't Livin'1988
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau B [2]

Greatest Hits Volume Two is the second compilation album by American country music artist George Strait, released on September 7, 1987 by MCA Records. It features all of Strait's singles from 1984-1987. It reached #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart and is certified triple platinum by the RIAA.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind" Sanger D. Shafer, Darlene Shafer 3:13
2. "The Cowboy Rides Away" Sonny Throckmorton, Casey Kelly 3:19
3. "The Fireman" Mack Vickery, Wayne Kemp 2:33
4. "The Chair" Dean Dillon, Hank Cochran 2:48
5. "You're Something Special to Me" David Anthony 3:18
6. "Nobody in His Right Mind Would've Left Her" Dillon 2:49
7. "It Ain't Cool to Be Crazy About You" Dillon, Royce Porter 2:49
8. "Ocean Front Property" Dillon, Cochran, Porter 3:06
9. "All My Ex's Live in Texas" S. D. Shafer, Lydia J. Shafer 3:18
10. "Am I Blue" David Chamberlain 3:04
Total length: 30:17[1]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 68


  1. ^ a b Greatest Hits Volume Two at AllMusic
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: George Strait". Retrieved 2013-05-12. 
Preceded by
Always & Forever
by Randy Travis
Top Country Albums number-one album
November 7, 1987
Succeeded by
Always & Forever
by Randy Travis