Magazine article Variety

Rca/legacy Releases Denver Box Set

Magazine article Variety

Rca/legacy Releases Denver Box Set

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On Nov. 4, RCA/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release "All of My Memories: The John Denver Collection," a comprehensive four-CD box set featuring 90 songs spanning the singer-songwriter's career from 1964-97. The collection, with such guests as Olivia Newton-John, Placido Domingo and Emmylou Harris, includes demos, live performances and six previously unreleased tracks ("The Road," "Far Side of the Hill")

The catalyst for producing the deluxe collection is Denver's birthday: he would have turned 70 last December.

"There's always an element of awareness and interest around those kind of milestones and anniversaries," says Adam Block, president of Legacy Recordings, "so we felt like it was the right time to do it This kind of comprehensive collection had never been put together and it was long overdue."

Block worked closely with Denver's estate to ensure that the box set not only celebrated his music, but also Ns dedication to the environment. …

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