Patty Loveless

The Definitive Collection

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MCA's 2005 release The Definitive Collection runs a generous 22 tracks, mostly taken from Patty Loveless' time at the label in the second half of the '80s, although there are a couple of mid-'90s hits she had on Epic tacked on to the end for good measure ("You Can Feel Bad," "Lonely Too Long"). While this misses many of her biggest hits from the early '90s -- they were all recorded for Epic and fall outside of the licensing restrictions -- this nevertheless is the most generous and thorough Loveless compilation yet assembled, containing the great majority of her big hits for MCA and enough of a teaser with her '90s work to suggest the arc of her carer. Until there's a collection that balances the two labels in equal measure, The Definitive Collection will stand as the best Loveless overview.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 02:48 SpotifyAmazon
2 03:05 SpotifyAmazon
3 02:45 SpotifyAmazon
4 03:52 SpotifyAmazon
5 03:21 SpotifyAmazon
6 03:02 SpotifyAmazon
7 02:26 SpotifyAmazon
8 03:19 SpotifyAmazon
9 04:11 SpotifyAmazon
10 02:30 SpotifyAmazon
11 03:02 SpotifyAmazon
12 02:27 SpotifyAmazon
13 03:08 SpotifyAmazon
14 03:56 SpotifyAmazon
15 03:05 SpotifyAmazon
16 02:51 SpotifyAmazon
17 03:02
18 03:21 SpotifyAmazon
19 03:25 SpotifyAmazon
20 02:55 SpotifyAmazon
21 03:25 SpotifyAmazon
22 04:34 SpotifyAmazon
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