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A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection

A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection is a compilation album by country/bluegrass artist Alison Krauss. It was released on April 3, 2007, and is a collection of new and old songs that Krauss has recorded. It features duets with Sting, Brad Paisley, John Waite, and James Taylor. The album debuted and peaked at No. 10 on the U.S. Billboard 200, No. 3 on the U.S. Top Country Albums, and No. 38 on the UK Albums Chart.[1]

A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection
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Compilation album by
ReleasedApril 3, 2007 (2007-04-03)
GenreCountry, bluegrass
Length67:30
LabelRounder
ProducerAlison Krauss
Alison Krauss chronology
Lonely Runs Both Ways
(2004)
A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection
(2007)
Raising Sand
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars link

Two singles were released from the album: a cover version of "Missing You" by John Waite, which reached No. 34 on the Hot Country Songs chart, and "Simple Love", which did not chart.

Track listingEdit

  1. "You're Just a Country Boy" (Fred Hellerman, Marshall Barer)
    • previously unreleased
  2. "Simple Love" (Sarah Siskind)
    • previously unreleased
  3. "Jacob's Dream" (Julie Lee, John Pennell)
  4. "Away Down the River" (Julie Lee)
    • previously unreleased
  5. "Sawing on the Strings" (Lewis Compton)
    • previously unreleased
  6. "Down to the River to Pray" (Traditional)
  7. "Baby Mine" (Ned Washington, Frank Churchill)
    • from "Disney Adventures in Country"
  8. "Molly Bán (Bawn)" (Paddy Moloney)
  9. "How's the World Treating You" (Chet Atkins, Boudleaux Bryant)
  10. "The Scarlet Tide" (Elvis Costello, T Bone Burnett)
  11. "Whiskey Lullaby" (Bill Anderson, Jon Randall)
  12. "You Will Be My Ain True Love" (Sting)
  13. "I Give You to His Heart" (Ron Block)
  14. "Get Me Through December" (Gordie Sampson, Fred Lavery)
  15. "Missing You" (John Waite, Mark Leonard, Charles Sanford)
    • featuring John Waite
    • From John Waite's "Downtown: Journey of a Heart"
  16. "Lay Down Beside Me" (Don Williams)

PersonnelEdit

Chart performanceEdit

Album
Chart (2007) Peak
position
Media Control Charts 91
Norwegian Albums Chart 7
UK Albums Chart 38
U.S. Billboard 200 10
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 3
Singles
Year Single Chart positions
US Country
2007 "Missing You" (with John Waite) 34
"Simple Love"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Katie Hasty, "'NOW 25' Fends Off 'Hairspray,' Prince To Remain No. 1", Billboard.com, August 1, 2007.
  2. ^ "A Hundred Miles or More: A Collection". AllMusic. Retrieved 10 February 2017.