Brooks, Garth

Garth Brooks
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Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American country music artist. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at #2 in the US country album chart while climbing to #13 on the Billboard 200 pop album chart. Brooks’s integration of rock elements into his recordings and live performances has earned him immense popularity. This progressive approach allowed him to dominate the country single and album charts while quickly crossing over into the mainstream pop arena, exposing country music to a larger audience. Brooks has enjoyed one of the most successful careers in popular music history, breaking records for both sales and concert attendance throughout the 1990s. Garth Brooks still continues to sell well and according to Nielsen Soundscan, his album sales up to 68,363,000 (until the end of 2009), which makes him the best-selling albums artist in the United States in the SoundScan era (1991-to date), a title held since 1991, well over 7 million ahead of his nearest rival, The Beatles. Furthermore, according to RIAA he is the best-selling solo albums artist in the United States of all time (overall is second to the Beatles) with 128 million units sold. Brooks has released six albums that achieved diamond status in the United States, those being: Garth Brooks (10× platinum), No Fences (17× platinum), Ropin’ the Wind (14× platinum), The Hits (10× platinum), Sevens (10× platinum) and Double Live (21× platinum). Since 1989, Brooks has released 19 records in all, which include; 9 studio albums, 1 live album, 4 compilation albums, 3 Christmas albums and 2 box sets, along with 77 singles. Brooks is estimated to have topped 220 million units in sales of singles and albums worldwide. Troubled by conflicts between career and family, Brooks officially retired from recording and performing from 2001 until 2009. During this time he sold millions of albums through an exclusive distribution deal with Wal-Mart and has sporadically released new singles. In 2005, Brooks started a partial comeback, and has since given several performances and released two compilation albums. On October 15, 2009, Garth Brooks announced the end of his retirement. In December 2009, he began a 5 year concert deal with the Encore Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

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In Pieces

1 Standing Outside The Fire
1 The Night I Called The Old Man Out
1 American Honky Tonky Bar Association
1 One Night A Day
1 Kickin’ And Screamin’
2 Ain’t Going Down (Until The Sun Comes Up)
2 The Red Strokes
2 Callin’ Baton Rouge
2 The Night Will Only Know
2 The Cowboy Song

Ropin’ The Wind

1 Against The Grain
1 Rodeo
1 What’s She Doing Now
1 Burning Bridges
1 Popa Loved Mama
1 Shameless
2 Cold Shoulder
2 We Bury The Hatchet
2 In Lonesome Dove
2 The River

Beyond The Season

1 Go Tell It On The Mountain
1 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
1 The Old Man’s Back In Twon
1 The Gift
1 Unto You This Night
2 White Christmas
2 The Friendly Bests
2 Santa Looked A Lot Like Daddy
2 Silent Night
2 Mary’s Dream
2 What Child Is This


1 Longneck Bottle
1 How You Ever Gonna Know
1 She’s Gonna Make It
1 I Don’t Have To Wonder
1 Two Pina Coladas
1 Cowboy Cadillac
1 Fit For A King
2 Do What You Gotta Do
2 You Move Me
2 In Another’s Eyes
2 When There’s No One Around
2 A Freiend To Me
2 Take The Keys To My Heart
2 Belleau Wood

Fresh Horses

1 The Old Stuff
1 Cowboys And Angels
1 The Fever
1 That ‘Ol Wind
1 Rollin’
2 The Change
2 The Beaches Of Cheyenne
2 It’ Midnight Cinderella
2 She’s Every Woman
2 Ireland

The Chase

1 We Shall Be Fee
1 Somewhere Other Than The Night
1 Mr. Right
1 Every Now And Then
1 Walking After Midnight
2 Dixie Chicken
2 Learning To Live Again
2 That Summer
2 Night Rider’s Lament
2 Face To Face

Double Live

1 Callin’
1 Baton Rouge
1 Two OF A Kind, Workin’ On A Full House
1 Shameless
1 Papa Loved Moama
1 The Thunder Rolls (The Long Version)
1 We Shall Be Free
1 Unanswered Prayers
2 Standing Outside The Fire
2 Longneck Bottle (With Special GuestSteve Wariner)
2 It’s Your Song
2 Much Too Young (To Feel THis Damn Old)
2 The River
2 Tearin’ It Up (And Burning It Down)
3 Ain’t Goin’ Down (‘Til Th eSun Comes Up)
3 Rodeo
3 The Beaches OF Cheyenne
3 Two Pina Coladas
3 Wild As The Wind The Duet With Trisha Yearwood)
3 To Make You Feel My Love
4 The Summer
4 American Honky-Tonk Bar Association
4 If Tomorrow Never Comes
4 The Fever
4 Friends In Low Places (The Long Version)
4 The Dance

No Fences

1 The Thunder Rolls
1 New Way To Fly
1 Two Of A Kind, Workin’ On A Full House
1 Victim Of The Game
1 Friends In Low Places
2 Wild Horses
2 Unanswered Prayers
2 Same Old Story
2 Mr. Blue
2 Wolves

The Garth Brooks Collection

1 Against The Grain
1 New Way To Fly
1 Much Too Young To Feel This Damn Old
1 Every Now And Then
1 Mr. Right
2 Alabama Clay
2 Wild Horses
2 Cold Shoulder
2 The Night I Called The Old Man Out
2 The Cowboy Song

Garth Brooks

1 Not Counting You
1 I’ve Got A Good Thing Going
1 If Tomorrow Never Comes
1 Everytime That It Rains
1 Alabama Clay
2 Much Too Young (To Feel This Damn Old)
2 Cowboy Bill
2 Nobody Gets Off In This Twon
2 I Know One
2 The Dance

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