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American Pie - The Greatest Hits
Folk Rock, Acoustic, Pop Rock
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The Greatest Hits - Don McLeanAudio CD. Don McLean. American Pie" gave him that and more. McLean's ode to Buddy Holly began with a folky intro that sounded like a protest song. Almost nine minutes later the song finally ends. Sure the song's poetic, sure it's a touching tribute, and sure, it's undeniably a classic. But it also became the bane of McLean's existence for many years as it was the only one of his songs that people wanted to hear. American Pie the album sold well on the strength of the title track, and even propelled the comparatively weak "Vincent" into the Top 20. A fine release rooted.

American Pie" is a song by American singer and songwriter Don McLean. Recorded and released on the American Pie album in 1971, the single was the number-one US hit for four weeks in 1972 and also topped the charts in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. In the UK, the single reached number 2, where it stayed for 3 weeks, on its original 1971 release while a reissue in 1991 reached No. 12. The song was listed as the No. 5 song on the RIAA project Songs of the Century.

American Pie. Artist: Don McLean. Album: American Pie (Bonus Tracks Version), 2003. Why the Bob Dylan image? It was a mistake. I downloaded the song in ~2006 from one of those programs that used to be popular back then. The name of the file with the song was "Bob Dylan - American Pie", so I thought this was a Bob Dylan version. 100 FM Rockford's Greatest Hits.

Don McLean - The Best Of Don McLean CD Album in VG Condition Condition: Very Good. Time left: 42m 50s. Ships to: Worldwide. The best album by Don McLean is American Pie which is ranked number 2367 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 889. Don McLean album bestography. Higher ranked (75,285th) This album (83,382nd) Lower ranked (83,701st) Botanical Gardens The Best Of Don McLean The River Of Love.

Watch the video for American Pie from Don McLean's American Pie for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Recorded and released on the American Pie album in 1971, the single was a number-one . hit for four weeks in 1972. A re-release in 1991 did not chart in the .

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American Pie is the second studio album by the American singer-songwriter Don McLean, released by United Artists Records on 24 October 1971. The folk/rock album reached number one on the Billboard 200, containing the chart-topping singles "American Pie" and "Vincent. Recorded in May and June 1971 at The Record Plant in New York City, the LP is dedicated to Buddy Holly, and was reissued in 1980 minus the track "Sister Fatima". The album was released to much acclaim, later being included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.  . American Pie is McLean’s second album; his first, Tapestry, having been released to only moderate commercial success and acclaim in 1970. McLean was a protégé of Pete Seeger, having played with him in the 1960s

In 1971, he released 'American Pie' which charted within a month and rose to N. on the US Singles Chart. The following year he achieved his first UK N. with 'Vincent', securing his status as an international superstar. Also on the show, Johnnie inducts another classic 7" into the Jukebox, and hears all the stories from This Week In Music. Don McLean-American Pie/Greatest Hits.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 American Pie
2 Castles In The Air
3 Dreidel
4 Winterwood
5 Everyday
Written-By – C. Hardin*, N. Petty*
6 Sister Fatima
7 Empty Chairs
8 The Birthday Song
9 Wonderful Baby
10 La La I Love You
11 Vincent
12 Crossroads
13 And I Love You So
14 Fools Paradise
Written-By – Linsley*, Petty*, Le Glaire*
15 If We Try
16 Mountains Of Mourne
17 The Grave
18 Respectable
19 Going For The Gold
20 Crying
Written-By – Joe Melson, Roy Orbison

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Nashville
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Liberty Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Don McLean
  • Copyright (c) – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Licensed To – EMI USA
  • Marketed By – EMI
  • Distributed By – EMI
  • Glass Mastered At – EMI Uden


  • Written-By – Don Mclean (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 13, 15, 17, 18)


Standard jewel case.

Made in EU / Printed in the EU

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 724352584727
  • Price Code (F:): PM 520
  • Label Code: LC 0542
  • Rights Society (Logo): bel BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout: EMI UDEN 7983602 @ 2 020112-NL
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L046
  • Mould SID Code: ifpi AAHB8

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7243 5 25847 2 7 Don McLean American Pie - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp) EMI 7243 5 25847 2 7 Australasia 2000
7243 5 25847 2 7, 525 8472 Don McLean American Pie - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp) EMI, EMI 7243 5 25847 2 7, 525 8472 Europe 2000
7243 5 25847 2 7 Don McLean American Pie - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp, RE) EMI 7243 5 25847 2 7 Australia Unknown