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Track Listing
  1. American Pie
  2. A Horse With No Name
  3. Maggie May
  4. At Seventeen
  5. Cat's in the Cradle
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  1. American Pie
  2. A Horse With No Name
  3. Maggie May
  4. At Seventeen
  5. Cat's in the Cradle
  6. Me and Bobby McGee
  7. Mr. Bojangles
  8. Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
  9. Alone Again (Naturally)
  10. Family Affair
  11. Mama Told Me (Not to Come)
  12. The Devil Went Down to Georgia
  13. A Boy Named Sue
  14. Ode to Billie Joe
  15. Midnight Train to Georgia
  16. Harper Valley P.T.A.
  17. Indian Reservation
  18. The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia
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Unlike most nostalgia-driven compilations, Once Upon a Song is free of the filler that has bogged down like-minded discs through the years. Focusing in on story-songs from the 1970s, a number of the best ones are here. Launched with what may be the ultimate example of said, Don McLean's timeless "American Pie," the tunes here veer from confessional (Janis Ian's "At Seventeen") to bawdy (Three Dog Night's "Mama Told Me (Not to Come)"). If anything, Once Upon a Song displays what a unique time it was for music. "America"'s ...

Once Upon a Song 2001, Sony Music Distribution

UPC: 696998622722

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