(Songbook) A Collection of Hits

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{Songbook} A Collection of Hits
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Greatest hits album by Trisha Yearwood
Released August 26, 1997 (1997-08-26)
Genre Country
Length 43:01
Label MCA
Producer Tony Brown
Garth Fundis
Allen Reynolds
Harry Stinson
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood chronology
Everybody Knows
(1996)Everybody Knows1996
(Songbook) A Collection of Hits
(1997)
Where Your Road Leads
(1998)Where Your Road Leads1998
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (1-star Honorable Mention)[2]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 4/5 stars[3]

{Songbook} A Collection of Hits is the first greatest hits album by country singer Trisha Yearwood. The album was Yearwood's first to reach #1 on the Billboard country albums chart. Due to the success of the single "How Do I Live" in Australia, the album was released there (in 1998) with six extra tracks, including a duet with Australian country star Lee Kernaghan. {Songbook} A Collection of Hits also peaked at number 5 on the ARIA country charts and 22 on the all genre. The album has been certified 4× Multi-Platinum by the RIAA for US shipments of 4 million copies,[4] it has also been certified 2× Platinum in Canada[5] and Platinum in Australia.[6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "How Do I Live" Diane Warren 4:02
2. "The Song Remembers When" Hugh Prestwood 3:54
3. "Wrong Side of Memphis" Gary Harrison, Matraca Berg 2:46
4. "In Another's Eyes" (duet with Garth Brooks) Garth Brooks, Bobby Wood 3:32
5. "The Woman Before Me" Jude Johnstone 3:48
6. "Perfect Love" Sunny Russ, Stephony Smith 2:56
7. "Thinkin' About You" Bob Regan, Tom Shapiro 3:23
8. "Down on My Knees" Beth Nielsen Chapman 3:52
9. "She's in Love with the Boy" Jon Ims 4:04
10. "Walkaway Joe" (featuring Don Henley) Vince Melamed, Greg Barnhill 4:19
11. "XXX's and OOO's (An American Girl)" Matraca Berg, Alice Randall 2:47
12. "Like We Never Had a Broken Heart" Pat Alger, Brooks 3:38

International version track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "How Do I Live" Diane Warren 4:02
2. "The Song Remembers When" Hugh Prestwood 3:54
3. "Wrong Side of Memphis" Gary Harrison, Matraca Berg 2:46
4. "In Another's Eyes" Garth Brooks, Bobby Wood 3:32
5. "The Woman Before Me" Jude Johnstone 3:48
6. "Perfect Love" Sunny Russ, Stephony Smith 2:56
7. "Thinkin' About You" Bob Regan, Tom Shapiro 3:23
8. "Down on My Knees" Beth Nielsen Chapman 3:52
9. "She's in Love with the Boy" Jon Ims 4:04
10. "Walkaway Joe" Vince Melamed, Greg Barnhill 4:19
11. "XXX's and OOO's (An American Girl)" Matraca Berg, Alice Randall 2:47
12. "Like We Never Had a Broken Heart" Pat Alger, Brooks 3:38
13. "A Lover Is Forever" Steve Goodman, J. Fred Knobloch 3:44
14. "Believe Me Baby (I Lied)" Larry Gottlieb, Kim Richey 3:42
15. "On a Bus to St. Cloud" Gretchen Peters 4:42
16. "You Can Sleep While I Drive" Melissa Etheridge 3:15
17. "The Flame" Joe Henry, John Barlow Jarvis 5:50
18. "Save the Land" (duet with Lee Kernaghan, only on the Australian version) Lee Kernaghan 3:50