Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 For the Good Times
Ray Price 3:49
2 Sin City
The Flying Burrito Brothers 4:12
3 After the Fire Is Gone
Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty 2:41
4 I Never Go Around Mirrors (I've Got a Heartache to Hide)
Lefty Frizzell 2:36
5 Why Me Lord
Kris Kristofferson 3:30
6 The Grand Tour
George Jones 3:10
7 Love Hurts
Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris 3:41
8 Bob Wills Is Still the King
Waylon Jennings 3:29
9 Who'll Turn Out the Lights (In Your World Tonight)
Ronnie Milsap 3:21
10 Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys
Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson 2:33
11 'til I Gain Control Again
Rodney Crowell 5:07
12 Beneath Still Waters
Emmylou Harris 3:45
13 The Devil Went Down to Georgia
Charlie Daniels 3:38
14 He Stopped Loving Her Today
George Jones 3:15
15 Old Flame
Alabama 3:14
16 Forty Hour Week (For a Livin')
Alabama 3:24
17 A Country Boy Can Survive
Hank Williams, Jr. 4:18
18 Don't Get Above Your Raising
Ricky Skaggs 3:14
19 Honky Tonk Man
Dwight Yoakam 2:49
20 Kids of the Baby Boom
The Bellamy Brothers 3:29
21 9 to 5
Dolly Parton 4 2:45
22 Grandpa (Tell Me About the Good Old Days)
The Judds 4:15

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Gram Parsons (track 7)
Herb Pedersen (track 7)
Albert Lee (guitarist) (1979) (track 12)
Emmylou Harris (1979) (track 12)
Rodney Crowell (1981) (track 11)
Vince Gill (1981) (track 11)
Ricky Skaggs (1981) (track 18)
Kenneth E. Bell (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Dwight Yoakam (1986) (track 19)
acoustic guitar [acoustic lead guitar]:
Don Potter (1985-06-07) (track 22)
Don Potter (1985-07-26) (track 22)
fiddle:
Johnny Gimble (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Buddy Spicher (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Marcy Cates (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Marjorie Cates (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Tommy Williams (Fiddle player) (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Charlie Daniels (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Hubert Hester (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Brantley Kearns (1986) (track 19)
clarinet:
Jerry Vinett (1981-04-14) (track 17)
bass guitar:
Chris Ethridge (track 2)
Emory Gordy (track 7)
Joe Zinkan (1970-03-16) (track 1)
bass guitar [6-string bass]:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
trumpet:
Jerry Hey (1980) (track 21)
strings:
Brenton Banks (1972-07-13) (track 5)
George Binkley III (violinist) (1972-07-13) (track 5)
David Darling (cellist) (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Carl Joseph Gorodetzky (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Lillian Hunt (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Sheldon Kurland (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Steven Maxwell Smith (American session violinist. - Steven Maxwell Smith) (1972-07-13) (track 5)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
mandolin:
Ricky Skaggs (1981) (track 18)
David Mansfield (1986) (track 19)
drums:
Eddie Hoh (track 2)
Willie Ackerman (US jazz drummer) (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Tommy Markham (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Ken Buttery (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Ronnie Tutt (1973) (track 7)
Murrey Harman (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Willie Ackerman (US jazz drummer) (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Richie Albright (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Hayward Bishop (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Richie Albright (1977-11) (track 10)
Fred Edwards (1978-12-05) (track 13)
James W. Marshall (1978-12-05) (track 13)
John Ware (drummer) (1979) (track 12)
Richard Schlosser (drummer) (1980) (track 21)
Jerry Carrigan (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Hayward Bishop (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Jerry Kroon (1981) (track 18)
Larrie Londin (1981) (track 11)
James C. Stroud (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Eddie Bayers (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Jeff Donovan (1986) (track 19)
Matt Betton (drummer) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
pedal steel guitar:
Al Perkins (Texas born guitarist esp. steel guitar) (track 7)
organ:
Barny Robertson (1977-11) (track 10)
dobro:
Jerry Douglas (1981) (track 18)
Sonny Garrish (1985-06-07) (track 22)
David Mansfield (1986) (track 19)
guitar:
Jerry Stembridge (track 4)
Grady Martin (country/rockabilly guitarist) (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Harold Bradley (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Ray Edenton (1970-11-09) (track 3)
James Colvard (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Jerry Stembridge (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Bill Justis (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Tommy Allsup (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Ray Edenton (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Glenn Keener (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Waylon Jennings (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Billy Reynolds (1974-09-27) (track 8)
John Hug (1977-11) (track 10)
Chips Moman (1977-11) (track 10)
Rance Wasson (1977-11) (track 10)
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1977-11) (track 10)
Waylon Jennings (1977-11) (track 10)
John T. Crain (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Jeff Baxter (1980) (track 21)
Martin K. Walsh (1980) (track 21)
Phil Baugh (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Billy R. Sanford (guitar) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Pete Wade (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Bobby Thompson (guitar & banjo player) (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Paul N. Worley (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Leo Jackson (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Brent Rowan (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Brent Rowan (1984-10-29) (track 16)
Richard Bennett (American Bluegrass Singer/Guitarist) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
Billy Joe Walker (1986-01-13) (track 20)
guitar [guitar harmony]:
Gordon Payne (1977-11) (track 10)
guitar [high-strung guitar]:
Rodney Crowell (1979) (track 12)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Grady Martin (country/rockabilly guitarist) (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Kenneth Mims (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Fred Newell (1980-12-14) (track 15)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Chris Hillman (track 2)
Herb Pedersen (1973) (track 7)
James D. Capps (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Jerry Stembridge (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Jack Eubanks (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Jack Solomon (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Jack Eubanks (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Mark Casstevens (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Don Potter (1985-05-27) (track 22)
guitar [shaker guitar]:
Richard Bennett (American guitarist) (1981) (track 11)
harmonica:
Roger Crabtree (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Terry Lee McMillan (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Waldemar J. Dentz (1986-01-21) (track 20)
bass:
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Tommy Cogbill (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Farrell Morris (1972-07-13) (track 5)
Emory Gordy (1973) (track 7)
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Duke Goff (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Henry Strzelecki (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Charles F. Hayward (Member of The Charlie Daniels Band) (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Emory Gordy (1979) (track 12)
Abraham LaBoriel (1980) (track 21)
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
David Chaim Smith (Bassist) (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Emory Gordy (1981) (track 11)
Joe Osborn (1981) (track 18)
Joe Osborn (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Larry Paxton (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Jack Williams (guitarist) (1985-05-27) (track 22)
J.D. Foster (1986) (track 19)
vibraphone:
Richard Farrell Morris (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Farrell Morris (1975-08-26) (track 9)
electric guitar:
Herman Wade (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Pete Wade (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Glenn Keener (1975-08-26) (track 9)
James Burton (guitarist) (1979) (track 12)
Ray Flacke (1981) (track 18)
Billy Joe Walker, Jr. (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Pete Anderson (US producer/guitarist) (1986) (track 19)
electric guitar [electric lead guitar]:
James Burton (guitarist) (1973) (track 7)
electric guitar [lead electric guitar]:
Albert Lee (guitarist) (1981) (track 11)
percussion:
Fred Edwards (1978-12-05) (track 13)
James W. Marshall (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Leonard Castro (1980) (track 21)
Farrell Morris (1984-10-22) (track 16)
Emory Gordy, Jr. (1986-01-13) (track 20)
steel guitar:
Harold L. "Curly" Chalker (1970-03-16) (track 1)
James C. Day (1970-03-16) (track 1)
John Hughey (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Al Perkins (Texas born guitarist esp. steel guitar) (1973) (track 7)
Pete Drake (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Pete Drake (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Ralph Mooney (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Dickey Overby (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Sherman Hayes (1977-11) (track 10)
Ralph Mooney (1977-11) (track 10)
Hank DeVito (1979) (track 12)
Pete Drake (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Hank DeVito (1981) (track 11)
Sonny Garrish (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Jay Dee Maness (1986) (track 19)
sitar:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1981-04-14) (track 17)
keyboard:
Michael E. Utley (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Bobby R. Wood (1972-07-08) (track 5)
William J. DiGregorio (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Eddie Bayers (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Costo J. Davis (1984-10-31) (track 16)
Costo J. Davis (1984-11-30) (track 16)
saxophone:
Tom Saviano (1980) (track 21)
Terry M. Meade (1981-04-14) (track 17)
piano:
Gram Parsons (track 2)
Floyd Cramer (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Hargus Robbins (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Glen D. Hardin (1973) (track 7)
Hargus Robbins (1973-07-17) (track 4)
Larry Butler (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Ronnie Milsap (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Hargus Robbins (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Glen D. Hardin (1979) (track 12)
Larry Knechtel (1980) (track 21)
Hargus Robbins (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Willie Rainsford (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Albert Lee (guitarist) (1981) (track 11)
Buck White (1981) (track 18)
Lawrance Knechtel (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Willie Rainsford (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Bobby Ogdin (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Glen D. Hardin (1986) (track 19)
John Jarvis (piano/keyboard player) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
gut guitar [gut-string guitar]:
Harold Bradley (1973-07-17) (track 4)
bells:
Richard Farrell Morris (1970-03-16) (track 1)
baritone saxophone:
Kim S. Hutchcroft (1980) (track 21)
12 string guitar [12-string guitar]:
Larry Whitmore (1974-09-27) (track 8)
trombone:
William Reichenbach (jazz trombonist) (1980) (track 21)
Irv Kane (1981-04-14) (track 17)
background vocals:
Hoyt Hawkins (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Mildred Kirkham (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Neal Matthews (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Gordon Stoker (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Ray Walker (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Rita Coolidge (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Larry Gatlin (1972-07-08) (track 5)
The Jordanaires (1973-07-17) (track 4)
The Jordanaires (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Joe Babcock (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Dolores Edgin (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Wendellyn Suits (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Hurshel Wiginton (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Gordon Payne (1977-11) (track 10)
Barny Robertson (1977-11) (track 10)
Carter Robertson (1977-11) (track 10)
Becky Williams (country vocals) (1977-11) (track 10)
Anita Ball (1980) (track 21)
Denise Maynelli (1980) (track 21)
Stephanie Spruill (1980) (track 21)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Brantley Kearns (1986) (track 19)
Dwight Yoakam (1986) (track 19)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
Fayssoux Starling (1979) (track 12)
Vince Gill (1981) (track 11)
Albert Lee (guitarist) (1981) (track 11)
composer:
Rodney Crowell (track 11)
Dallas Frazier (track 12)
Lefty Frizzell (track 4)
Chris Hillman (track 2)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 1, 5)
Gram Parsons (track 2)
Sanger D. Shafer (track 4)
L.E. White (track 3)
Bobby Braddock (track 14)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 7)
Dolly Parton (track 21)
lead vocals:
Gram Parsons (track 7)
lyricist:
Dallas Frazier (track 12)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 1, 5)
L.E. White (track 3)
Bobby Braddock (track 14)
Boudleaux Bryant (track 7)
Dolly Parton (track 21)
performer:
Gram Parsons (track 7)
vocals:
Chris Hillman (track 2)
Gram Parsons (track 2)
Ray Price (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Loretta Lynn (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Conway Twitty (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Kris Kristofferson (1972-07-08) (track 5)
Emmylou Harris (1973) (track 7)
Gram Parsons (1973) (track 7)
Lefty Frizzell (1973-07-17) (track 4)
George Jones (US country music vocalist) (1974-01-22) (track 6)
Waylon Jennings (1974-09-27) (track 8)
Ronnie Milsap (1975-08-26) (track 9)
Waylon Jennings (1977-11) (track 10)
Willie Nelson (1977-11) (track 10)
John T. Crain (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Charlie Daniels (1978-12-05) (track 13)
William J. DiGregorio (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Emmylou Harris (1979) (track 12)
Dolly Parton (1980) (track 21)
George Jones (US country music vocalist) (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Jeff Cook (US country vocalist/guitarist/fiddler, member of Alabama) (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Teddy Gentry (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Randy Owen (1980-12-14) (track 15)
Rodney Crowell (1981) (track 11)
Ricky Skaggs (1981) (track 18)
Hank Williams, Jr. (1981-04-14) (track 17)
Jeff Cook (US country vocalist/guitarist/fiddler, member of Alabama) (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Teddy Gentry (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Randy Owen (1984-09-06) (track 16)
Naomi Judd (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Wynonna Judd (1985-05-27) (track 22)
Dwight Yoakam (1986) (track 19)
David Bellamy (Bellamy Brothers) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
Howard Bellamy (Bellamy Brothers) (1986-01-13) (track 20)
writer:
Ed Bruce (track 10)
Patsy Bruce (track 10)
Tommy Crain (track 13)
Charlie Daniels (track 13)
Fred Edwards (track 13)
Tillman Franks (track 19)
Howard Hausey (track 19)
Charlie Hayward (Member of The Charlie Daniels Band) (track 13)
Johnny Horton (track 19)
James W. Marshall (track 13)
Jamie O’Hara (track 22)
George Richey (track 6)
Carmol Taylor (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1980) (track 21)
publisher:
Fox Fanfare Music (track 21)
Thunderhawk Music (track 11)
Velvet Apple Music (track 21)
Universal Music Careers (1968) (track 1)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
For the Good Times (1970-03-16) (track 1)
Love Hurts (1973) (track 7)
Honky Tonk Man (1956 song) (1986) (track 19)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Sin City (track 2)
After the Fire Is Gone (1970-11-09) (track 3)
Why Me (1972) (track 5)
I Never Go Around Mirrors (1973-07-17) (track 4)
The Grand Tour (1974-01-22) (track 6)
The Devil Went Down to Georgia (1978-12-05) (track 13)
Beneath Still Waters (1979) (track 12)
9 to 5 (1980) (track 21)
He Stopped Loving Her Today (1980-02-06) (track 14)
Till I Gain Control Again (1981) (track 11)
A Country Boy Can Survive (1981-04-14) (track 17)

Release Group

part of: Classic Country Music: A Smithsonian Collection (number: 4)