Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Walking the Floor Over You
2:38
2 Try Me One More Time
2:21
3 Soldier's Last Letter
3:14
4 Yesterday's Tears
2:59
5 Keep My Mem'Ry in Your Heart
3:03
6 Tomorrow Never Comes
3:01
7 Careless Darlin'
2:47
8 It's Been So Long Darling
3:26
9 Rainbow at Midnight
3:09
10 Filipino Baby
3:01
11 Drivin' Nails in My Coffin
2:56
12 Don't Look Now
3:07
13 So Round So Firm So Fully Packed
2:54
14 I'll Step Aside
2:41
15 Seaman's Blues
3:13
16 You Nearly Lose Your Mind
2:46
17 Forever Is Ending Today
3:14
18 That Wild and Wicked Look in Your Eye
2:41
19 Have You Ever Been Lonely (Have You Ever Been Blue)
2:51
20 Let's Say Goodbye Like We Said Hello
2:30
21 Till the End of the World
2:27
22 I'm Biting My Fingernails and Thinking of You
2:18
23 Don't Rob Another Man's Castle
2:47
24 Daddy When Is Mommy Coming Home
2:57
25 Mean Mama Blues
2:54
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Slippin' Around
2:53
2 My Tennessee Baby
2:29
3 My Filipino Rose
2:45
4 Warm Red Wine
3:09
5 Blue Christmas
2:51
6 White Christmas
2:49
7 Tennessee Border No. 2
2:39
8 Letters Have No Arms
3:06
9 Don't Be Ashamed of Your Age
2:11
10 I'll Take a Back Seat for You
2:44
11 I Love You Because
2:42
12 Unfaithful One
3:09
13 Throw Your Love My Way
2:35
14 Give Me a Little Old Fashioned Love
3:07
15 Hillbilly Fever No. 2
2:53
16 (Remember Me) I'm the One Who Loves You
2:59
17 Goodnight Irene
3:03
18 Don't Stay Too Long
3:03
19 Hey La La
3:12
20 Driftwood on the River
2:58
21 The Strange Little Girl
3:14
22 Missing in Action
3:10
23 Somebody's Stolen My Honey
2:31
24 Fortunes in Memories
2:37
25 Too Old to Cut the Mustard
2:49
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Eyed Elaine
2:53
2 I'll Get Along Somehow
3:15
3 Swell San Angelo
2:54
4 I'll Never Cry Over You
3:05
5 My Baby and My Wife
3:17
6 Please Remember Me
2:49
7 Our Baby's Book
3:07
8 First Year Blues
2:45
9 Wasting My Life Away
2:36
10 When the World Has Turned You Down
2:47
11 I'll Always Be Glad to Take You Back
2:34
12 I Ain't Goin' Honky Tonkin' Anymore
2:33
13 I've Really Learned a Lot
3:04
14 I'm Wondering How
2:42
15 I Know What It Means to Be Lonely
3:13
16 Are You Waiting Just for Me
2:53
17 Answer to Walking the Floor Over You
3:00
18 There's a Little Bit of Everything in Texas
3:03
19 Should I Come Back Home to You
3:02
20 You'll Want Me Back (But I Won't Care)
2:51
21 There's Gonna Be Some Changes Made Around Here
2:34
22 I'm Free at Last
3:08
23 Wondering If You're Wondering Too
2:42
24 There's Nothing on My Mind
2:21
25 Don't Brush Them on Me
2:48
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 The Last Thoughts of Jimmie Rodgers
2:59
2 I'm Missing You
2:54
3 Time After Time
3:05
4 Fort Worth Jail
1:42
5 You Were Only Teasing Me
3:02
6 A Lonely Heart Knows
3:05
7 You Hit the Nail Right on the Head
2:48
8 Headin' Down the Wrong Highway
2:58
9 Waiting for a Train
2:49
10 When I Take My Vacation in the Sky
3:03
11 Stand by Me
2:53
12 The Old Rugged Cross
2:38
13 What a Friend We Have in Jesus
2:39
14 The Wonderful City
3:03
15 Farther Along
2:51
16 Texas vs. Kentucky
2:48
17 G-I-R-L Spells Trouble
2:37
18 I'm Free From the Chain Gang Now
3:10
19 The Lovebug Itch
2:53
20 Kentucky Waltz
3:16
21 I'm With the Crowd but So Alone
3:09
22 My Mother Must Have Been a Girl Like You
2:56
23 Somebody Loves You
2:30
24 Don't Trifle on Your Sweetheart
2:59
25 Merry Texas Christmas, You All!
2:09

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1946-09-17) (track 11)
fiddle:
Fred "Red" Herron (1946-09-17) (track 11)
guitar:
Ernest Tubb (1946-09-17) (track 11)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Melvin Leon Short (1946-09-17) (track 11)
double bass:
Jack Drake (1946-09-17) (track 11)
electric guitar [electric lead guitar]:
James Erwin "Jimmie" Short (1946-09-17) (track 11)
steel guitar:
Wayne Fleming (1946-09-17) (track 11)
composer:
Jerry Irby (track 11)
lyricist:
Jerry Irby (track 11)
producer:
Dave Kapp (track 11)
vocals:
Ernest Tubb (1946-09-17) (track 11)
recording of:
Drivin' Nails in My Coffin (1946-09-17) (track 11)

CD 2

mandolin:
Mack McGarr (1949-06-12) (track 2)
guitar:
Ernest Tubb (1949-06-12) (track 2)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Loren Otis "Jack" Shook (1949-06-12) (track 2)
double bass:
Jack Drake (1949-06-12) (track 2)
electric guitar [electric lead guitar]:
Herbert M. "Butterball" Tommy Paige (1949-06-12) (track 2)
steel guitar:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1949-06-12) (track 2)
piano:
Owen Bradley (1949-06-12) (track 2)
composer:
Stuart Hamblen (track 16)
lead vocals:
Ernest Tubb (track 16)
lyricist:
Stuart Hamblen (track 16)
producer:
Paul Cohen (Nashville country producer) (track 2)
vocals:
Ernest Tubb (1949-06-12) (track 2)
recorded at:
Castle Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1949-06-12) (track 2)
cover recording of:

CD 3

recorded in:
Chicago, Illinois, United States (1941-11-17) (track 12)
guitar:
Ernest Tubb (1941-11-17) (track 12)
double bass:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1941-11-17) (track 12)
electric guitar [electric lead guitar]:
Fay "Smitty" Smith (1941-11-17) (track 12)
vocals:
Ernest Tubb (1941-11-17) (track 12)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000083EHV [info]