10cf746e54 Album Pick Discography Browser previous next Stream or buy on: Release Date March 16, 2004 Duration 02:35:28 Genre Pop/Rock Styles Contemporary Pop/Rock Singer/Songwriter Soft Rock Recording Date August 27, 1977 & September 6, 1977 Submit Corrections Album Moods Bittersweet Earnest Intimate Poignant Reflective Wistful Yearning Autumnal Calm/Peaceful Gentle Laid-Back/Mellow Literate Melancholy Plaintive Brooding Jackson Browne The Very Best of Jackson Browne AllMusic Rating 9 User Ratings (0) Your Rating Overview ↓ User Reviews ↓ Credits ↓ Awards ↓ Releases ↓ Similar Albums ↓ Share this page facebook twitter google+ AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine Jackson Browne long displayed an aversion to hits collections, releasing his first one 25 years after his debut album. Hear Somebodys Baby Jackson Browne Stay 2 The Load-Out/Stay From Running on Empty (1977) Running on Empty is a live concept album about being on the road (see No. Hear Doctor My Eyes 6 Late for the Sky From Late for the Sky (1974) Brownes epic opener to his third album sets the tone for a record that plays like one long breakup montage. 1 Solo Acoustic, Vol. Theres nothing too complicated here just four minutes bursting with Brownes most likable composition and performance in years. (optional) .
.. The song also plays a pivotal part in the movie Taxi Driver, underscoring a scene in which Robert De Niros brooding sociopath loses whats left of his loose grip on reality. Black Friday 2015 Amazing deals and doorbusters online and in-store. Billboard (North America). Nevertheless, this is not a major problem since the collection does contain the great majority of Browne's best and best-known material in an attractive, engaging fashion (although the cardboard packaging may be a bit too flimsy to weather heavy, repeated listening), and for listeners who want a comprehensive overview without purchasing individual albums, this suits the bill nicely. Its a little heavy-handed, as far as the sentiment goes Tell me what is wrong, he sings. That 1997 disc, entitled Next Voice You Hear: The Best of Jackson Browne, had many hits, yet it was also missing many essential songs, leaving an opening for a collection that had all of Browne's hits and signature songs in one place. Produced by Jackson Browne and featuring 32 songs, this set has all the major songs -- "Doctor My Eyes," "These Days," "Late for the Sky," "The Pretender," "Fountain of Sorrow," "Redneck Friend," "Running on Empty," "Somebody's Baby" -- including songs missing on Next Voice You Hear, such as "Jamaica Say You Will," "Rock Me on the Water," "Take It Easy," "Before the Deluge," "The Load-Out," "Stay," and "Boulevard." However, there are a handful of smaller hits missing -- including "That Girl Could Sing," "Cut It Away," "For a Rocker," "For America," "Chasing You Into the Night," "World in Motion," and "Call It a Loan," the latter of which was on the previous compilation -- which may frustrate some listeners. The Very Best of Jackson Browne is a double-disc compilation album by Jackson Browne, released on March 16, 2004 by Rhino Entertainment and Elektra Records in celebration of Browne's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame a day earlier. I dont know where Im running now, Im just running on turned out to hold some truth: After three classic albums in a row, Browne turned to mostly political subjects in the 80s with a string of mediocre records.