(2014) Pure... Country Stars

Various Artists

... read moreSony's substantial four-disc, budget-priced Pure...Country Stars box set offers up 68 cuts that span multiple styles and eras, though the collection does skew toward the contemporary end of the country spectrum. Highlights include familiar favorites like "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" (John Denver),...

03:48′:33″ 68 Songs

Disk 1

1
This Is Country Music
Various Artists
5:14
2
Country Boy
Various Artists
4:06
3
Out Last Night
Various Artists
3:21
4
Crazy 'Bout You Baby
Various Artists
3:20
5
Honky-Tonk Superman
Various Artists
2:52
6
Honky-Tonk History
Various Artists
3:35
7
Jukebox Junkie (Album Version)
Various Artists
2:42
8
I Want A Girl In A Pick-Up Truck
Various Artists
2:34
9
Pickup Man
Various Artists
3:36
10
Ten Rounds With Jose Cuervo (Recall Mix)
Various Artists
3:02
11
Daddy's Money
Various Artists
2:58
12
Angel Eyes
Various Artists
3:06
13
How Your Love Makes Me Feel
Various Artists
4:04
14
You Can Depend On Me
Various Artists
2:39
15
Something To Be Proud Of
Various Artists
4:16
16
Tomorrow
Various Artists
3:40
17
Barefoot Blue Jean Night
Various Artists
2:47

Disk 2

1
(Ghost) Riders In The Sky
Various Artists
3:45
2
Highwayman
Various Artists
3:03
3
Shakin' Things Up
Various Artists
3:08
4
She Thinks I Still Care
Various Artists
2:48
5
Golden Ring
Various Artists
3:08
6
D-I-V-O-R-C-E
Various Artists
2:55
7
I Will Always Love You
Various Artists
2:54
8
Always On My Mind
Various Artists
3:31
9
She's Crazy For Leaving (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:14
10
The Day That She Left Tulsa (In A Chevy) (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:33
11
Goodbye Says It All
Various Artists
3:23
12
You Win Again
Various Artists
3:02
13
Are The Good Times Really Over (I Wish A Buck Was Still Silver)
Various Artists
4:13
14
I Don't Call Him Daddy
Various Artists
3:45
15
I'm In A Hurry (And Don't Know Why)
Various Artists
2:48
16
That's My Story (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:03
17
Why Me
Various Artists
3:27

Disk 3

1
California Girls
Various Artists
2:49
2
Independence Day
Various Artists
3:24
3
He Thinks He'll Keep Her
Various Artists
4:02
4
I Don't Know Why You Don't Want Me (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:16
5
Tonight The Heartache's On Me
Various Artists
2:54
6
Now I Know
Various Artists
4:31
7
Shake The Sugar Tree
Various Artists
3:09
8
Honey I Do (Single Version)
Various Artists
2:42
9
You'll Never Know
Various Artists
4:04
10
Best Days Of Your Life
Various Artists
3:47
11
Simple Life
Various Artists
3:49
12
Please (Single Version)
Various Artists
3:35
13
Born To Fly
Various Artists
5:35
14
Here I Am (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:04
15
Come Next Monday
Various Artists
3:48
16
Hell On Heels
Various Artists
3:15
17
Gunpowder & Lead
Various Artists
3:12

Disk 4

1
Country Boy
Various Artists
3:50
2
Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys
Various Artists
2:31
3
Boogie Woogie Fiddle Country Blues (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:26
4
Boot Scootin' Boogie
Various Artists
3:16
5
Next To You, Next To Me
Various Artists
3:39
6
Summer's Comin'
Various Artists
2:47
7
I'm A Ramblin' Man
Various Artists
2:45
8
Love Won't Let Me (Single Version)
Various Artists
2:56
9
Houston (Means I'm One Day Closer To You)
Various Artists
2:53
10
Woke Up In Love (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:05
11
It Must Be Love (Single Version)
Various Artists
3:32
12
Made For Lovin' You (Album Version)
Various Artists
3:07
13
Just Another Day In Paradise
Various Artists
3:54
14
I've Been Loved By The Best (Remastered)
Various Artists
3:31
15
I'll Leave This World Loving You
Various Artists
3:08
16
Welcome To My World
Various Artists
2:27
17
Thank God I'm A Country Boy
Various Artists
3:18
Released 24 March 2014, This compilation ℗ 2014 Sony Music Entertainment

Review

Sony's substantial four-disc, budget-priced Pure...Country Stars box set offers up 68 cuts that span multiple styles and eras, though the collection does skew toward the contemporary end of the country spectrum. Highlights include familiar favorites like "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" (John Denver), "She Thinks I Still Care" (George Jones), "Hell on Heels" (Pistol Annies), and "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys " (Waylon & Willie). ~ James Christopher Monger