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  • Performer: Townes Van Zandt
  • Album: Legend: The Very Best Of Townes Van Zandt
  • FLAC: 1782 mb | MP3: 1662 mb
  • Released: 2010
  • Country: UK
  • Style: Folk Rock, Country Rock, Blues Rock
  • Rating: 4.6/5
  • Votes: 103
Townes Van Zandt - Legend: The Very Best Of Townes Van Zandt album flac

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1-1 If I Needed You 3:41
1-2 Pancho And Lefty 3:39
1-3 Snow Don't Fall 2:41
1-4 No Lonesome Tune 4:18
1-5 Silver Ships Of Andilar 5:05
1-6 Heavenly Houseboat Blues 2:39
1-7 Be Here To Love Me 2:33
1-8 Kathleen 2:43
1-9 Snake Mountain Blues 2:35
1-10 St. John The Gambler 3:02
1-11 Our Mother The Mountain 4:17
1-12 For The Sake Of The Song 5:15
1-13 None But The Rain 2:22
1-14 Waiting Around To Die 2:40
1-15 Lungs 2:23
1-16 Colorado Girl 3:13
1-17 I'll Be Here In The Morning 2:56
1-18 Nothin' 2:46
1-19 Tower Song 4:05
1-20 Come Tomorrow 2:54
1-21 Marie
Vocals [With] – Willie Nelson
1-22 Pancho And Lefty
Vocals [With] – Freddy Fender
1-23 If I Needed You
Vocals [With] – Emmylou Harris
2-1 Turnstyled, Junkpiled 3:14
2-2 Brand New Companion 4:40
2-3 Delta Momma Blues
Written-By – Studdard*, Moore*
2-4 No Deal 3:11
2-5 You Are Not Needed Now 4:11
2-6 Highway Kind 2:13
2-7 To Live Is To Fly 3:12
2-8 Mr. Mudd And Mr. Gold 2:20
2-9 High, Low And In Between 3:11
2-10 Loretta 3:49
2-11 No Place To Fall 3:29
2-12 Flyin' Shoes 4:23
2-13 Who Do You Love
Written-By – McDaniel*
2-14 When She Don't Need Me 3:11
2-15 Snake Song 2:34
2-16 Fraternity Blues (Live) 2:51
2-17 Tecumseh Valley (Live) 4:21
2-18 Cocaine Blues (Live)
Arranged By – Van Zandt*Written-By – Trad.*
2-19 White Freightliner Blues (Live) 3:11
2-20 Only Him Or Me (Live) 2:33
2-21 Brother Flower
Vocals [With] – Kimmie Rhodes
2-22 Two Girls
Vocals [With] – Doug Sahm
2-23 At My Window
Vocals [With] – Kathy Mattea

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Licensemusic.com ApS
  • Copyright (c) – Licensemusic.com ApS
  • Marketed By – Snapper Music plc
  • Distributed By – Snapper Music plc


  • Liner Notes – John Collis
  • Written-By – Townes Van Zandt (tracks: 1-1 to 2-12, 2-14 to 2-17, 2-19 to 2-23)


Double CD set with 12-page booklet.

Marketed and distributed by Snapper Music plc. Made in the UK.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 03415 25572 6
  • Label Code: LC08477
  • Other (SPARS Code): ADD
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): SNAP294CD/A |*050067|
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): SNAP294CD/B |*055287|

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SNAP 294 CD Townes Van Zandt Legend: The Very Best Of Townes Van Zandt ‎(2xCD, Comp) Charly Records SNAP 294 CD UK 2008
SNAF 831 CD Townes Van Zandt Legend ‎(2xCD, Comp) Charly Records SNAF 831 CD UK 2003
SNAD 541 CD, SNAD541 CD Townes Van Zandt Legend ‎(2xCD, Comp, RM) Charly Records, Charly Records SNAD 541 CD, SNAD541 CD UK 2003

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