Included in Robert Dimery's 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die!
The second album for Harris was released in 1975, following her debut Gliding Bird. Due to a musical relationship with Gram Parsons that altered her musical direction, the sophomore album would be the one that launched her career. The album contains the country hit song "If I Could Only Win Your Love". Linda Ronstadt sings harmony on the song "Queen Of the Silver Dollar"
A 13-time Grammy winner and Billboard Century Award recipient, Emmylou Harris' contribution as a singer and songwriter spans 40 years. She has recorded more than 25 albums and has lent her talents to countless fellow artists' recordings. In recognition of her remarkable career, Harris was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2008.
"Pieces Of The Sky is bravely eclectic, impeccably performed, and achingly beautiful." - All Music Guide
1. Bluebird Wine
2. Too Far Gone
3. If I Could Only Win Your Love (with Herb Pedersen)
4. Boulder To Birmingham
5. Before Believing
1. Bottle Let Me Down
2. Sleepless Nights
3. Coat Of Many Colors
4. For No One
5. Queen Of The Silver Dollar (Linda Ronstadt backing vocals)