Elite Hotel is an album by country music artist Emmylou Harris, released in 1975. Elite Hotel was Harris' second album to be released in 1975, preceded by the widely acclaimed Pieces of the Sky. Elite Hotel surpassed it on the Billboard charts, becoming Harris' first country album. The album yielded two country singles: "Together Again" and Harris' version of the Patsy Cline hit "Sweet Dreams", and "One of These Days" made it to the spot
While Emmylou Harris spent much of her career carrying on the legacy of Gram Parsons, Elite Hotel ranks among her most overt tributes to his genius, thanks to its covers of the Flying Burrito Brothers' "Sin City" and "Wheels," along with "Ooh Las Vegas" from the Grievous Angel album
by Emmylou Harris - 12 Tracks - 42:42. Release date 06/23/1987. 3. Feelin' Single - Seein' Double. 5. One of These Days. 6. Till I Gain Control Again. 7. Here, There and Everywhere. 11. Satan's Crown Jewel.
With Elite Hotel, Emmylou Harris established herself as a powerhouse country-rock act, channeling the gritty power of her late musical collaborator Gram Parsons. Her version of his Flying Burrito Brothers tune Sin City sounds even more sorrowful with her tearful vocals, while she recalls the fun (but risky!) side to the town on the partied-out Ooh Las Vegas. With Elite Hotel, Emmylou Harris established herself as a powerhouse country-rock act, channeling the gritty power of her late musical collaborator Gram Parsons.
Emmylou Harris – Elite Hotel. Etichetta: Reprise Records – MS 2236. Formato: Vinyl, LP, Album, Santa Maria Pressing. Paese: US. Uscita: 1975. Acoustic Guitar – Bernie Leadon (tracks: A4, B3), Brian Ahern (tracks: A1 to B1, B4, B6), Emmylou Harris (tracks: A5, B3 to B5). Arranged By – Nick DeCaro (tracks: A6, B1). Backing Vocals – Dianne Brooks (tracks: A1, A6, B1), Fayssoux Starling (tracks: A2, A5 to B1, B4 to B6), Herb Pedersen (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B4, B6), John Starling (tracks: A4, B5), Johnathon Edwards (tracks: A5, A6, B6), Linda Ronstadt (tracks: A1, A6), Rodney Crowell (tracks: B2 to B4). Banjo – Herb Pedersen (tracks: A1, A3, A5). Bass – Emory Gordy (tracks: A1 to A6, B2, B3, B6. .
40 years ago today, Emmylou Harris released her second album of 1975. This is an impressive enough feat when you consider how long most artists take between albums nowadays, but what's even more impressive is the fact that Elite Hotel managed to surpass the success of its predecessor, Pieces of the Sky, and climb all the way to the top of the Billboard Country Albums chart
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