Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Taker
3:15
2 Why Me
3:28
3 Casey's Last Ride
3:35
4 Me and Bobby McGee
4:15
5 Darby's Castle
3:17
6 Sugar Man
4:01
7 Shake Hands With the Devil
3:29
8 Duvalier's Dream
2:58
9 Jody and the Kid
3:05
10 Come Sundown
3:40
11 Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down
4:31
12 Border Lord
3:36

Credits

Medium 1

strings:
Brenton Banks (1972-07-13) (track 2)
George Binkley III (violinist) (1972-07-13) (track 2)
David Darling (cellist) (1972-07-13) (track 2)
Carl Joseph Gorodetzky (1972-07-13) (track 2)
Lillian Hunt (1972-07-13) (track 2)
Sheldon Kurland (1972-07-13) (track 2)
Steven Maxwell Smith (American session violinist. - Steven Maxwell Smith) (1972-07-13) (track 2)
membranophone:
Ken Buttery (1972-07-08) (track 2)
guitar:
James Colvard (1972-07-08) (track 2)
Jerry Stembridge (1972-07-08) (track 2)
Bill Justis (1972-07-13) (track 2)
bass:
Tommy Cogbill (1972-07-08) (track 2)
Farrell Morris (1972-07-13) (track 2)
keyboard:
Michael E. Utley (1972-07-08) (track 2)
Bobby R. Wood (American pianist, keyboard player and songwriter) (1972-07-08) (track 2)
background vocals:
Rita Coolidge (1972-07-08) (track 2)
Larry Gatlin (1972-07-08) (track 2)
composer:
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 2–3, 5–11)
lyricist:
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 2–3, 5–11)
vocals:
Kris Kristofferson (track 11)
Kris Kristofferson (1972-07-08) (track 2)
writer:
Stephen Bruton (track 12)
Fred Foster (track 4)
Donnie Fritts (track 12)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 1, 4, 12)
Terry Paul (track 12)
Shel Silverstein (track 1)
cover recording of:
Darby's Castle (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Bobby McGee (track 4)
Mie ja Bobby McGee (track 4)
recording of:
Border Lord (track 12)
Casey's Last Ride (track 3)
Come Sundown (track 10)
Duvaliers Dream (track 8)
Jody and the Kid (track 9)
Me and Bobby McGee (track 4)
Sugar Man (track 6)
The Taker (track 1)
Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down (1969) (track 11)
Why Me (1972) (track 2)