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John Prine is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
John Prine 1971

1. Illegal Smile
2. Spanish Pipedream
3. Hello in There
4. Sam Stone
5. Paradise
6. Pretty Good
7. Your Flag Decal Won't Get You Into Heaven Anymore
8. Far from Me
9. Angel from Montgomery
10. Quiet Man
11. Donald and Lydia
12. Six O'Clock News
13. Flashback Blues

The Best John Prine Songs The Greatest One-Hit Wonder Songs of the 70s

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Sweet Revenge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Sweet Revenge 1973

1. Sweet Revenge
2. Please Don't Bury Me
3. Christmas in Prison
4. Dear Abby
5. Blue Umbrella
6. Often is a Word I Seldom Use
7. Onomatopoeia
8. Grandpa Was a Carpenter
9. The Accident (Things Could Be Worse)
10. Mexican Home
11. A Good Time
12. Nine Pound Hammer

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Bruised Orange is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Bruised Orange 1978

1. Fish and Whistle
2. There She Goes
3. If You Don't Want My Love
4. That's the Way That the World Goes 'Round
5. Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow)
6. Sabu Visits the Twin Cities Alone
7. Aw Heck
8. Crooked Piece of Time
9. Iron Ore Betty
10. The Hobo Song

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The Missing Years is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
The Missing Years 1991

1. Picture Show
2. All the Best
3. The Sins of Memphisto
4. Everybody Wants to Feel Like You
5. It's a Big Old Goofy World
6. I Want to Be With You Always
7. Daddy's Little Pumpkin
8. Take a Look at My Heart
9. Great Rain
10. Way Back Then
11. Unlonely
12. You Got Gold
13. Everything Is Cool
14. Jesus the Missing Years

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In Spite of Ourselves is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
In Spite of Ourselves 1999

1. (We're Not) The Jet Set
2. So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad)
3. Wedding Bells/Let's Turn Back the Years
4. When Two Worlds Collide
5. Milwaukee, Here I Come
6. I Know One
7. It's a Cheating Situation
8. Back Street Affair
9. Loose Talk
10. Let's Invite Them Over
11. Til a Tear Becomes a Rose
12. In A Town This Size
13. We Could
14. We Must Have Been Out of Our Minds
15. In Spite Of Ourselves
16. Dear John (I Sent Your Saddle Home)

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Diamonds in the Rough is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Diamonds in the Rough 1972

1. Everybody
2. The Torch Singer
3. Souvenirs
4. The Late John Garfield Blues
5. Sour Grapes
6. Billy the Bum
7. The Frying Pan
8. Yes I Guess They Oughta Name a Drink After You
9. Take the Star Out of the Window
10. The Great Compromise
11. Clocks and Spoons
12. Rocky Mountain Time
13. Diamonds in the Rough

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15 3
Fair & Square is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Fair & Square 2005

1. Glory of True Love
2. Crazy as a Loon
3. Long Monday
4. Taking a Walk
5. Some Humans Ain't Human
6. My Darlin' Hometown
7. Morning Train
8. The Moon Is Down
9. Clay Pigeons
10. She Is My Everything
11. I Hate It When That Happens to Me
12. Bear Creek Blues
13. Other Side of Town
14. Safety Joe

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Lost Dogs and Mixed Blessings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Lost Dogs and Mixed Blessings

1. New Train
2. Ain't Hurtin' Nobody
3. ll the Way With You
4. We Are the Lonely
5. Lake Marie
6. Humidity Built the Snowman
7. Day Is Done
8. Quit Hollerin' at Me
9. Big Fat Love
10. Same Thing Happened to Me
11. This Love Is Real
12. Leave the Lights On
13. He Forgot That It Was Sunday
"I Love You So Much It Hurts

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Aimless Love is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Aimless Love 1984

1. Be My Friend Tonigh
2. Aimless Love
3. Me, Myself and I
4. The Oldest Baby in the World
5. Slow Boat to China
6. The Bottomless Lake
7. Maureen, Maureen
8. Somewhere Someone's Falling in Love
9. People Puttin' People Down
10. Unwed Fathers
11. Only Love

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7 3
Common Sense is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Common Sense 1975

1. Middleman
2. Common Sense
3. Come Back to Us Barbara Lewis Hare Krishna Beauregard
4. Wedding Day in Funeralville
5. Way Down
6. My Own Best Friend
7. Forbidden Jimmy
8. Saddle in the Rain
9. That Close to You
10. He Was in Heaven Before He Died
11. You Never Can Tell

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Pink Cadillac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Pink Cadillac 1979

1. Chinatown
2. Automobile
3. Killing The Blues
4. No Name Girl
5. Saigon
6. Cold War (This Cold War With You)
7. Baby Let's Play House
8. Down By The Side Of The Road
9. How Lucky
10. Ubangi Stomp

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Souvenirs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Souvenirs

1. Souvenirs
2. Fish and Whistle
3. Far from Me
4. Angel from Montgomery
5. Donald and Lydia
6. Christmas in Prison
7. Storm Windows
8. Grandpa Was a Carpenter
9. Late John Garfield Blues
10. Blue Umbrella
11. Six O'Clock News
12. People Puttin' People Down
13. Sam Stone
14. Please Don't Bury Me
15. Hello in There

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The Singing Mailman Delivers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
The Singing Mailman Delivers

1. Hello in There
2. Souvenirs
3. Great Society Conflict Veteran's Blues
4. Paradise
5. Blue Umbrella
6. Aw Heck
7. Illegal Smile
8. Flashback Blues
9. The Frying Pan
10. Sour Grapes
11. A Star, a Jewel, and a Hoax
12. Your Flag Decal Won't Get You into Heaven Anymore
13. The Great Compromise
14. Angel From Montgomery
15. A Good Time
16. Hey Good Lookin' > Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
17. Quiet Man
18. Spanish Pipedream

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German Afternoons is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
German Afternoons 1986

1. Lulu Walls
2. Speed of the Sound of Loneliness
3. Out of Love
4. Sailin' Around
5. If She Were You
6. Linda Goes to Mars
7. Let's Talk Dirty in Hawaiian
8. I Just Want to Dance with You
9. Love, Love, Love
10. Bad Boy
11. They'll Never Take Her Love From Me
12. Paradise

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Standard Songs for Average Peo... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Standard Songs for Average People 2007

1. Blue Eyed Elaine
2. Don't Be Ashamed of Your Age
3. I Forgot to Remember to Forget
4. I Love You Because
5. Pistol Packin' Mama
6. Saginaw, Michigan
7. Old Dogs, Children and Watermelon Wine
8. Old Cape Cod
9. Death of Floyd Collins
10. Blue Side of Lonesome
11. In the Garden
12. Just the Other Side of Nowhere
13. Old Rugged Cross
14. Where the Blue of the Night

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Storm Windows is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time
Storm Windows 1980

1. Shop Talk
2. Living in the Future
3. It's Happening to You
4. Sleepy Eyed Boy
5. All Night Blue
6. Just Wanna Be With You
7. Storm Windows
8. Baby Ruth
9. One Red Rose
10. I Had a Dream

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Live Bonnaroo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best John Prine Albums of All Time