Prime Prine is a compilation album by American folk singer John Prine, released in 1976. It concluded Prine's run with Atlantic Records. so we could at least look at the cover before it came ou.
John Prine is the first album by American country/folk singer-songwriter John Prine, issued by Atlantic Records in 1971. In 2003, the album was ranked number 452 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.
Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). I've been a John Prine fan since his 1972 self-titled album came out. Since then, "Illegal Smile," "Your Flag Decal Won't Get You into Heaven Anymore," "Angel from Montgomery," and "Donald and Lydia" have all become classics of the neo-folk singer/songwriter genre. Discovered by Kris Kristofferson, Prine quickly put his first album together in an era of disillusionment and the still-deadly Viet Nam war, as well as recent assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy
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Beginning in 1971, John Prine released an album a year. By 1976-when the retrospective collection Prime Prine was released-the former Chicago postman was a cult hero and a songwriter’s songwriter, on par with Townes Van Zandt or Guy Clark. The sad songs almost haunting, wrote DJ Pat Dawson in the original liner notes to Prime Prine, the funny ones like a sardonic private joke between author and listener. Though it leaves out the wooly, off-the-cuff atmosphere that one gets from listening to his full albums, Prime Prine is an excellent primer on Prine’s early songwriting.
Prime Prine: The Best Of John Prine Album.
John Prine (born October 10, 1946) is an American country folk singer-songwriter. Born and raised in Maywood, Illinois, Prine learned to play the guitar at the age of 14. He attended classes at Chicago's Old Town School of Folk Music. After serving in West Germany with the .
|2||Saddle In The Rain||3:30|
|3||Please Don't Bury Me||2:47|
|4||The Great Compromise||4:57|
|5||Grandpa Was A Carpenter||2:11|
|6||Donald And Lydia||4:27|
|11||Come Back To Us Barbara Lewis Hare Krishna Beauregard||3:16|
|12||Hello In There||4:29|
NotesOriginally released 1976
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- Matrix / Runout: 3 18202-2 SRC-05 M3 S1
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|SD 18202||John Prine||Prime Prine - The Best Of John Prine (LP, Comp)||Atlantic||SD 18202||Canada||1976|