Here's Waylon Jennings , country's head outlaw, searing his personal brand - his craggy, mellow heartbreaking voice and his blazing guitar - on a widely appealing, imaginatively programmed collection of 42 "greatest hits."
It was 1966 when this tall Texan burst on the scene with three consecutive hits and he ruled the charts ever since! Like Hank Williams , his rugged baritone and sensitive style make every song his own. Kris Kristofferson called him, "the best country singer in the world" and you're bound to agree.
Waylon puts the heart and soul back into country music, playin' and singin' about the dreams and feelings that really matter. As a singer, he offers undiluted country music with a voice as hard as seasoned hickory. He's the king to millions of fans who made him country's biggest star during the Seventies. Alone, he was almost legendary, when he teamed up with fellow Texas outlaw Willie Nelson they made the freshest, warmest music this side of a Texas breeze. Essential Waylon Jennings proves that in spades!
Essential Waylon Jennings 3.0 is a hit-heavy 3 CD anthology featuring the best of Waylon 's RCA label hits (along with his biggest MCA label recording). Of course you'll find all of his most beloved Number One hits like the heart-wrenching... read more