9. "Sweet Virginia"
Side Two of Exile on Main Street kicks off with this lovely country ballad, but references to speed, shit and pill-popping made radio play unlikely. The tune emerged during the Sticky Fingers period in 1970 and was properly recorded about two years later during the Exile sessions. According to legend, Gram Parsons sang background vocals, but that's never been 100 percent confirmed. The song has been a live favorite for years, popping up most recently at an Australian gig in 2014.