Rhythm, Country and Blues

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Rhythm Country and Blues
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Studio album by
Various Artists
ReleasedMarch 1, 1994 (1994-03-01)
GenreR&B, country
Length48:12
LabelMCA
ProducerTony Brown
Don Was
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars [1]

Rhythm, Country and Blues (a.k.a. Rhythm Country and Blues) is an album featuring duets between R&B and country music artists on classic songs. It was released by MCA Records on March 1, 1994. The album debuted at #1 on Top Country Albums and #15 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts.[2] Marty Stuart's rendition of "The Weight" later appeared on his 1995 compilation The Marty Party Hit Pack. The album was nominated for the Country Music Association Award for Album of the Year in 1994.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)PerformersLength
1."Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing"Valerie Simpson, Nickolas AshfordVince Gill, Gladys Knight3:53
2."Funny How Time Slips Away"Willie NelsonAl Green, Lyle Lovett4:33
3."I Fall to Pieces"Hank Cochran, Harlan HowardAaron Neville, Trisha Yearwood3:47
4."Somethin' Else"Bob Cochran, Sharon SheeleyLittle Richard, Tanya Tucker2:50
5."When Something Is Wrong with My Baby"Isaac Hayes, David PorterPatti LaBelle, Travis Tritt5:21
6."Rainy Night in Georgia"Tony Joe WhiteSam Moore, Conway Twitty5:13
7."Chain of Fools"Don CovayClint Black, The Pointer Sisters3:42
8."Since I Fell for You"Buddy JohnsonNatalie Cole, Reba McEntire4:18
9."Southern Nights"Allen ToussaintChet Atkins, Allen Toussaint4:44
10."The Weight"Robbie RobertsonThe Staple Singers, Marty Stuart3:37
11."Patches"Ron Dunbar, General JohnsonGeorge Jones, B. B. King6:14

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Various Artists - Rhythm Country and Blues (1994) album review by Thom Owens, credits & releases at AllMusic
  2. ^ Various Artists - Rhythm Country and Blues (1994) album Charts & Awards at AllMusic
  3. ^ "Various Artists Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021.
  4. ^ "Various Artists Chart History (Top Country Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021.
  5. ^ "Various Artists Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021.
  6. ^ "Top Billboard 200 Albums – Year-End 1994". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "Top Country Albums – Year-End 1994". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums – Year-End 1994". Billboard. Retrieved January 31, 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)