Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Ooby Dooby
2:12
2 Claudette
2:00
3 Dream Baby
2:34
4 Crying
5 2:46
5 Blue Angel
5 2:51
6 Working for the Man
2:27
7 Candy Man
2:45
8 Only the Lonely
2:27
9 Leah
2:40
10 In Dreams
4 2:50
11 It's Over
2:49
12 Mean Woman Blues
2:26
13 Pretty Paper
2:48
14 Blue Bayou
5 2:30
15 Crawling Back
3:16
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 The Crowd
2:23
2 Lana
2:17
3 Pretty Woman
4.2 2:58
4 Running Scared
2:12
5 Falling
4 2:23
6 Love Hurts
2:28
7 Beautiful Dreamer
2:20
8 Borne on the Wind
2:51
9 Say You're My Girl
2:48
10 Goodnight
2:29
11 Indian Wedding
3:05
12 Distant Drums
3:11
13 Cry
2:45
14 She Wears My Ring
2:31
15 I'm Hurtin'
2:43

Credits

CD 1

composer:
William Dees (track 11)
Claude Demetrius (track 12)
Joe Melson (tracks 4–5, 8, 14)
Fred Neil (track 7)
Willie Nelson (track 13)
Roy Orbison (tracks 2, 4–5, 8, 10–11, 14)
Beverly Ross (track 7)
Wade Moore (track 1)
Dick Penner (track 1)
Roy Orbison (1962) (tracks 6, 9)
lyricist:
Claude Demetrius (track 12)
Willie Nelson (track 13)
Roy Orbison (tracks 2, 10)
Wade Moore (track 1)
Dick Penner (track 1)
Joe Melson (1961) (track 4)
Roy Orbison (1961) (track 4)
Roy Orbison (1962) (tracks 6, 9)
Joe Melson (1963) (track 14)
Roy Orbison (1963) (track 14)
producer:
Fred Foster (tracks 10, 14)
Fred Foster (1961-06-27) (track 4)
publisher:
Acuff Rose Music Ltd. (tracks 8, 11)
Gladys Music Inc. (track 12)
Acuff Rose Publications, Inc. (1961) (track 14)
was commissioned by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 69) (track 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 312) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Mean Woman Blues (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
En rêve (In Dreams) (track 10)
Hyvä nainen (track 12)
Llorando (version of Orbison and Melson's "Crying") (track 4)
Rakkauden saari (track 14)
Tuun Blue Bayou'uun (track 14)
尋夢 (track 10)
later versions:
Te voici (track 12)
recording of:
Blue Angel (track 5)
Candy Man (track 7)
Claudette (track 2)
It’s Over (track 11)
Leah (track 9)
Only the Lonely (track 8)
Ooby Dooby (track 1)
Blue Bayou (1961) (track 14)
Crying (1961-06-26) (track 4)
In Dreams (1963-01-14) (track 10)
Pretty Paper (1963-09-11) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 8)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 8)

CD 2

membranophone:
Buddy Harman (1964-08-01) (track 3)
guitar:
Jerry Kennedy (1964-08-01) (track 3)
Wayne Moss (1964-08-01) (track 3)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1964-08-01) (track 3)
harmonica:
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (1964-08-01) (track 3)
double bass [upright bass]:
Bob Moore (U.S. bassist and bandleader) (1964-08-01) (track 3)
percussion:
Paul Garrison (1964-08-01) (track 3)
saxophone:
Boots Randolph (1964-08-01) (track 3)
piano:
Floyd Cramer (1964-08-01) (track 3)
12 string guitar [12 string guitar Epiphone]:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 3)
composer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 6)
William Dees (tracks 3, 8, 10)
Cindy Walker (track 12)
Churchill Kohlman (track 13)
Joe Melson (tracks 1–2, 4, 15)
Roy Orbison (tracks 1–5, 10, 15)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1864) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Roy Orbison (1964-08-01) (track 3)
lyricist:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 6)
William Dees (track 3)
Cindy Walker (track 12)
Churchill Kohlman (track 13)
Joe Melson (track 15)
Roy Orbison (tracks 3, 15)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1864) (track 7)
Joe Melson (1961) (track 4)
Roy Orbison (1961) (track 4)
Roy Orbison (1963) (track 5)
producer:
Fred Foster (track 5)
writer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 14)
Felice Bryant (track 14)
William Dees (track 9)
Roy Orbison (track 9)
publisher:
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 3)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 222) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Beautiful Dreamer (track 7)
Cry (track 13)
Distant Drums (1961 song) (track 12)
Love Hurts (track 6)
is the basis for:
Beautiful Ohio (track 7)
later translated versions:
Pretty Woman (track 3)
Schönes Madl (track 3)
夢みる人 (track 7)
later versions:
Nyt varma oon (track 14)
recording of:
Borne on the Wind (track 8)
Goodnight (track 10)
I'm Hurtin' (track 15)
Lana (track 2)
Running Scared (track 4)
She Wears My Ring (track 14)
The Crowd (track 1)
Falling (1963) (track 5)
Oh, Pretty Woman (Roy Orbison song) (1964-08-01) (track 3)
referred to in medleys: