With their 50th Anniversary season underway, the Portland Trail Blazers have announced a limited-edition collectors vinyl album, “Blazers Greatest Hits – 50th Collection”, featuring seven unique Trail Blazers songs that have played a part in helping to shape the fandom of the franchise. Produced by Dutch Records, the limited-edition album is a tribute to some of the most popular songs inspired by the Trail Blazers throughout the five decades.
The album, which goes on sale at the November 2 Blazers game exclusively at Rip City Clothing Co. at the Rose Quarter, features favorites including “Can I Get a Headband?” with vocals from Trail Blazers greats Bonzi Wells and Damon Stoudamire, as well as “Bust a Bucket” with appearances from superstars Terry Porter, Kevin Duckworth, Jerome Kersey and Buck Williams which sold over 30,000 cassettes. It also includes a special remix of the Trail Blazers Theme Song recorded by local Grammy-winning band Portugal. The Man. See full track list below. Every album purchase comes with a free digital download of all seven songs.
1) BlazerMania (1977) – D.D. Albritton
2) Bust a Bucket (1992) – Portland Trail Blazers, Z100 Morning Zoo, Dan Reed
3) Rip City Rhapsody (1990) – Portland Trail Blazers, Z100 Morning Zoo
4) 1,2,3 Go Rip City (1991) – Portland Trail Blazers, Z100 Morning Zoo
5) BlazerTown (1993) – Portland Trail Blazers, Z100 Morning Zoo
6) Can I Get a Headband? (2000) – Portland Trail Blazers, Z100 Morning Zoo
7) Blazers Theme Song (2018) – Portugal. The Man