The Collection – Lynyrd Skynyrd – 2001



Album The Collection by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Album The Collection by Lynyrd Skynyrd

The Collection is a compilation album by the American rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, released in 2001 by MCA Records. The album features 15 tracks from the band’s classic era, spanning from their debut album (Pronounced ‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd) in 1973 to their last studio album before the tragic plane crash in 1977, Street Survivors. The Collection showcases the band’s signature Southern rock sound, blending blues, country and hard rock influences. Some of the band’s most popular songs are included, such as “Free Bird”, “Sweet Home Alabama”, “Gimme Three Steps” and “That Smell”. The album also contains some deeper cuts, such as “The Needle and the Spoon”, “Simple Man” and “Tuesday’s Gone”. The Collection is a great introduction to Lynyrd Skynyrd’s music and legacy, as well as a reminder of their enduring appeal and influence.

The Collection is a popular compilation album that has introduced many fans to Lynyrd Skynyrd’s music. It is a good introduction to the band’s essential songs and it is worth checking out for fans of southern rock and hard rock.


  • Ronnie Van Zant – vocals
  • Gary Rossington – guitar
  • Allen Collins – guitar
  • Larry Junstrom – bass
  • Bob Burns – drums

Source: Wikipedia

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