Christmas in Prison” (1973): Leave it to Prine to write a deeply unconventional Christmas song.
Blue Umbrella” (1973): Prine wrote this young man’s blues about an early breakup.
Angel From Montgomery” (1971: Prine’s most widely known song is an indelible portrait of “a middle-aged woman who feels older than she is.
Souvenirs” (1972: Prine wrote this gorgeous meditation on nostalgia in his ‘65 Chevelle.
Mexican Home” (1973: Prine’s father Bill was a factory worker .