Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Lone Star Trail Ken Maynard 3:14
2 I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart Patsy Montana & The Prairie Ramblers 3:07
3 From the Indies to the Andies in His Undies Hoosier Hot Shots 2:47
4 Take Me Back to Tulsa Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys 2:41
5 I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes Gene Autry 2:23
6 Rocky Road Blues Bill Monroe and The Bluegrass Boys 2:37
7 Wabash Cannonball Roy Acuff 2:36
8 Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette) Johnny Bond & His Red River Valley Boys 2:49
9 I'm a Man of Constant Sorrow The Stanley Brothers 2:58
10 I Wish You Didn't Love Me So Much ‘Little’ Jimmy Dickens 2:32
11 Hey Joe Carl Smith 2:31
12 Foggy Mountain Special Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs 2:03
13 Honky Tonk Man Johnny Horton 2:14
14 My Shoes Keep Walking Back to You Ray Price 2:35
15 El Paso Marty Robbins 4:40
16 Ring of Fire Johnny Cash 2:38
17 Flowers on the Wall The Statler Brothers 3.5 2:21
18 When I Stop Dreaming Jim and Jesse 2:55
19 I Never Promised You a Rose Garden Lynn Anderson 4.65 2:56
20 Choo Choo Ch' Boogie Asleep at the Wheel 2:59
21 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Willie Nelson 3:06
22 He Stopped Loving Her Today George Jones 3:18
23 Pancho & Lefty Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson 4:48

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Louis Tierney (1941-02-25) (track 4)
Bob Wills (1941-02-25) (track 4)
Chubby Wise (1945-02-13) (track 6)
Chubby Wise (1954-05-19) (track 12)
clarinet:
Don Harlan (1941-02-25) (track 4)
clarinet and saxophone:
Wayne Johnson (saxophonist) (1941-02-25) (track 4)
trumpet:
Tubby Lewis (1941-02-25) (track 4)
Jamie MacIntosh (1941-02-25) (track 4)
mandolin:
Bill Monroe (1945-02-13) (track 6)
Curly Seckler (1954-05-19) (track 12)
membranophone:
Gene Tomlins (1941-02-25) (track 4)
guitar:
Eldon Shamblin (1941-02-25) (track 4)
Tex Willis (country/bluegrass guitarist) (1945-02-13) (track 6)
Lester Flatt (1954-05-19) (track 12)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Louis T. Innis (1954-05-19) (track 12)
bass:
Son Lansford (1941-02-25) (track 4)
banjo:
Stringbean (US banjo player Dave Akeman) (1945-02-13) (track 6)
Earl Scruggs (1954-05-19) (track 12)
double bass:
Howard Watts (bluegrass bassist, aka Cedric Rainwater) (1945-02-13) (track 6)
double bass [string bass]:
Jake Tullock (country stand-up bass) (1954-05-19) (track 12)
steel guitar:
Leon McAuliffe (1941-02-25) (track 4)
saxophone:
Zeb McNally (1941-02-25) (track 4)
piano:
Al Stricklin (1941-02-25) (track 4)
accordion:
Wilene "Sally Ann" Forrester (country singer and accordionist) (1945-02-13) (track 6)
composer:
A.P. Carter (track 7)
William Kindt (track 7)
Bobby Braddock (track 22)
Lew DeWitt (tracks 17, 17)
Bill Monroe (track 6)
Sharon Rice (US country singer/songwriter) (track 21)
Marty Robbins (track 15)
Joe South (track 19)
Townes Van Zandt (track 23)
lead vocals:
Bill Monroe (1945-02-13) (track 6)
lyricist:
Bobby Braddock (track 22)
Lew DeWitt (tracks 17, 17)
Bill Monroe (track 6)
Sharon Rice (US country singer/songwriter) (track 21)
Marty Robbins (track 15)
Joe South (track 19)
Townes Van Zandt (track 23)
vocals:
Tommy Duncan (Western swing vocalist, songwriter and pianist) (1941-02-25) (track 4)
writer:
June Carter Cash (track 16)
Merle Kilgore (track 16)
publisher:
APRS (track 7)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 19)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 15)
recorded at:
Castle Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1954-05-19) (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 270) (track 22)
cover recording of:
Pancho and Lefty (track 23)
Rose Garden (1970) (track 19)
is the basis for:
Promised Land (track 7)
later translated versions:
Jardín de rosas (track 19)
Ring aus Feuer (track 16)
later versions:
En dans på rosor (track 19)
Ring aus Feuer (track 16)
live recording of:
Flowers on the Wall (track 17)
recording of:
El Paso (track 15)
Flowers on the Wall (track 17)
Ring of Fire (track 16)
Wabash Cannonball (track 7)
Rocky Road Blues (1945-02-13) (track 6)
Foggy Mountain Special (1954-05-19) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:US: B000002956 [info]