Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Love Hurts
Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris 4:28
2 Born a Woman
Sandy Posey 1:59
3 Cowboy Boots
Dave Dudley 2:10
4 Sugar Coated Love
Freddy Fender 2:08
5 Sweet Country Music
Dave Travis 4:15
6 Daddy
Donna Fargo 2:55
7 It Wasn’t Good Who Made Honky Tonk Angels
Kitty Wells 2:32
8 Rhythm & Booze
Buck Owens 2:14
9 Dixie Fried
Carl Perkins 2:27
10 Making Believe
Kitty Wells 2:49
11 Today I Started Lovin’ You Again
Merle Haggard 3:30
12 Garden Party
Ricky Nelson 4:00
13 Country Girl
Faron Young 2:10
14 Medley: Jambalaya / Is It True? / My Whole World Is Falling Down / Sweet Nothin’ / The End of the World / All Alone Am I
Brenda Lee 5:46
15 Tell It Like It Is
Freddy Fender 2:46
16 Abilene
Waylon Jennings 1:53
17 The Night They Drove Ole Dixie Down
Tanya Tucker 3:46
18 Take This Job and Shove It
Johnny Paycheck 2:32
19 Tennessee Waltz
Roy Acuff 2:57
20 From a Jack to a King
Ned Miller 2:08
21 Blue Kentucky Girl
Loretta Lynn 2:43
22 Moonlight Gambler
Frankie Laine 2:50
23 Look What They’ve Done to My Song Ma
Billie Jo Spears ?:??
24 Send Me the Pillow You Dream On
Hank Locklin 2:30
25 Someone to Give My Love To
Johnny Paycheck 3:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sixteen Tons
Merle Travis 2:07
2 Six Days on the Road
Dave Dudley 2:18
3 Love Woman
Kenny Rogers 2:46
4 Wabash Cannonball
Boxcar Willie 3:30
5 I Can’t Stop Loving You
Freddy Fender 2:54
6 Cotton Eyed Joe
The Sir Douglas Quintet 1:40
7 The Purple People Eater
Sheb Wooley 3 2:15
8 White Lightning
Waylon Jennings 2:18
9 I’m Gonna Sing You a Sad Song Suzie
Kenny Rogers 3:02
10 Hobo Heaven
Boxcar Willie 2:49
11 Honky Tonk Angels
Dolly Parton 2:27
12 Taking Country to the City
Osmond Brothers 3:11
13 Sitting in a Dim Café
Conway Twitty 2:36
14 Wasted Days and Wasted Nights
Freddy Fender 3:08
15 Walking Piece of Heaven
Freddy Fender 2:35
16 San Antonio Rose
Merle Haggard 3:23
17 The Oklahoma Hills
Jim Reeves 1:37
18 Coal Miner’s Daughter
Loretta Lynn 3:11
19 Big Bad John
Jimmy Dean 2:59
20 Born a Rider
Phil Carmen 3:10
21 Big Rock Candy Mountain
Burl Ives 1:47
22 No Chance Romance
Carmen & Thompson 4:34
23 D.I.V.O.R.C.E.
Tammy Wynette 2:28
24 Love Is the Foundation
Loretta Lynn 2:33
25 Moonshine
Phil Carmen 5:25

Credits

CD 1

writer:
Jerry Foster (50s Rockabilly/Country artist) (track 25)
Bill Rice (American country music singer & songwriter) (track 25)
later versions:
recording of:

CD 2

composer:
Merle Travis (track 1)
Sheb Wooley (track 7)
J.D. Miller (track 11)
lyricist:
Merle Travis (track 1)
Sheb Wooley (track 7)
J.D. Miller (track 11)
phonographic copyright by:
Bear Family Records (1997 –) (track 7)
publisher:
Channel Music Co. (track 7)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Seize tonnes (track 1)
Sie hieß Mary Ann (track 1)
later parody versions:
Sixteen Tons (Parody) (track 1)
later translated versions:
靜心等 (track 1)
recording of:
Sixteen Tons (track 1)
The Purple People Eater (1958) (track 7)