George Strait releases "22 More Hits"
Monday, October 15, 2007
– Apparently "50 Number Ones" was not enough for George Strait because he is going to release "22 More Hits" on MCA Nashville Nov. 13
The new set will consist of 22 fan favorites and well known Strait hit singles that despite not quite reaching number 1 at country radio made an impression on country music fans.
"I've had people ask me why this song or that song wasn't on the Number Ones album," says Strait. "If it's their favorite song, I guess they don't care if it was number one on a chart. This album gave me the chance to include some of the fans other favorites and mine."
The songs that Strait compiled for 22 MORE HITS are all timeless hits like "Unwound" (George's first single and first top 10 hit), "If You're Thinking You Want A Stranger," "Amarillo By Morning," "The Fireman," "Cowboys Like Us," "You'll Be There," "Marina Del Ray." The album also includes the brand new single "How 'Bout Them Cowgirls."
The release of "22 More Hits" comes on the heels of the announcement that Strait will begin a nationwide arena tour Jan. 10, 2008 in Austin.
The song list is:
1. How 'Bout Them Cowgirls'
2. Amarillo By Morning
3. The Fireman
4. Gone As A Girl Can Get
5. When Did You Stop Loving Me
6. Marina Del Rey
8.The Cowboy Rides Away
10. Cowboys Like Us
11. She Let Herself Go
12. You'll Be There
13. Don't Make Me Come Over There And Love You
14. What Do You Say To That
15. Drinking Champagne
16. You're Something Special To Me
19. If You Can Do Anything Else
21. If You're Thinking You Want A Stranger (There's One Coming Home)
22. Overnight Success
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