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
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With Elite Hotel, Emmylou Harris established herself as a powerhouse country-rock act, channelling 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, channelling the gritty power of her late musical collaborator Gram Parsons.
Band Name Emmylou Harris. Album Name Elite Hotel. Data de lançamento 1976. Labels Warner Music Group. Estilo de MúsicaBlues Rock. Membros têm este álbum4. A collaboration with James Burton. 3. Feelin' Single - Seein' Double.
By: Emmylou Harris (1975, Rock). More albums from Emmylou Harris: Blue Kentucky Girl by Emmylou Harris. Gliding Bird by Emmylou Harris. The Traveling Kind by Emmylou Harris. Old Yellow Moon by Emmylou Harris. Hard Bargain by Emmylou Harris. Luxury Liner by Emmylou Harris. Quarter Moon In A Ten Cent Town by Emmylou Harris. Pieces Of The Sky by Emmylou Harris. View all albums . Elite Hotel. By: Emmylou Harris (1975, Rock).
On her second album „Elite Hotel, Emmylou Harris follows the blueprint she established with „Pieces Of The Sky. She even draws songs from many of the same sources, going to the well one more time for songs by Rodney Crowell ('Till I Gain Control Again') and the Beatles ('Here, There, and Everywhere'). With guitar legend James Burton, pianist Bill Payne, and singer Linda Ronstadt among the returning guests, the supporting cast also echoes that of „Pieces Of The Sky.