Scattered, Smothered and Covered

Scattered, Smothered and Covered is a covers album by Hootie & the Blowfish, released in 2000. The album was named in honor of Waffle House, a southern restaurant chain. One of Waffle House's advertising campaigns used the phrase "scattered, smothered and covered," a reference to hash browns ordered prepared with onions and cheese.

Scattered, Smothered and Covered
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Compilation album by
ReleasedOctober 24, 2000
ProducerDon Gehman
Hootie & the Blowfish chronology
Musical Chairs
Scattered, Smothered and Covered
Hootie & the Blowfish
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[3]

Track listingEdit

Standard track listing
1."Fine Line" (Originally recorded by Radney Foster)Radney Foster3:32
2."I Go Blind" (Originally recorded by 54-40)Neil Osborne3:14
3."Almost Home" (Originally recorded by The Reivers)John Croslin3:51
4."Hey Hey What Can I Do" (Originally recorded by Led Zeppelin)John Bonham, John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant3:52
5."Renaissance Eyes" (Originally recorded by Don Dixon)Don Dixon5:04
6."Before the Heartache Rolls In" (Originally recorded by Foster & Lloyd)Radney Foster, Bill Lloyd3:52
7."Araby" (Originally recorded by The Reivers)John Croslin2:49
8."I'm Over You" (Originally recorded by The Silos)Bob Rupe4:18
9."Gravity of the Situation" (Originally recorded by Vic Chesnutt)Rob Veal4:36
10."I Hope That I Don't Fall in Love with You" (Originally recorded by Tom Waits)Tom Waits2:58
11."Dream Baby" (Originally recorded by Roy Orbison)Cindy Walker3:00
12."Driver 8" (Originally recorded by R.E.M.)Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe4:27
13."Let Me Be Your Man" (Originally recorded by Gregory Ritchey)Gregory Ritchey3:04
14."Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want" (Originally recorded by The Smiths)Johnny Marr, Morrissey1:50
15."Use Me" (Originally recorded by Bill Withers)Bill Withers5:01
Japanese bonus track
16."Freedom's Child" (Originally recorded by Hootie and the Blowfish for the album adaptation of The Civil War)Frank Wildhorn, Jack Murphy3:18


Credits adapted from album’s liner notes.[4]


  1. ^ AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine (2000-10-24). "Scattered, Smothered and Covered - Hootie & the Blowfish | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2020-03-01.
  2. ^ "Billboard Spotlight Reviews". Archived from the original on 2000-12-05. Retrieved 2020-03-01.
  3. ^ Hootie & the Blowfish (2000-11-23). "Hootie & the Blowfish: Scattered, Smothered And Covered : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". Archived from the original on 2007-11-18. Retrieved 2020-03-01.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  4. ^ Scattered, Smothered and Covered (booklet). Atlantic. 2000.

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