Annotation

Complete Columbia recordings.
For the discography see the booklet of previous Johnny Horton's box, which is same for both boxed sets.

Annotation last modified on 2013-07-04 12:32 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Volume 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I'm a One Woman Man
2:01
2 Honky Tonk Man
2:14
3 I'm Ready If You're Willing
2:29
4 I Got a Hole in My Pirogue
2:23
5 Take Me Like I Am
2:36
6 Sugar-Coated Baby
2:15
7 I Don't Like I Did
2:10
8 Hooray for That Little Difference
1:56
9 I'm Coming Home
2:06
10 Over-Loving You
2:26
11 She Knows Why
2:21
12 Honky Tonk Mind (The Woman I Need)
2:15
13 Tell My Baby I Love Her
2:12
14 Goodbye Lonesome, Hello Baby Doll
2:21
15 I'll Do It Everytime
2:24
16 You're My Baby
2:32
17 Let's Take the Long Way Home
2:09
18 Lover's Rock
2:37
19 Honky-Tonk Hardwood Floor
2:21
20 The Wild One
1:57
21 Everytime Im Kissng You
2:17
22 Hot in the Sugarcane Field
2:00
23 Lonesome and Heartbroken
2:52
24 Seven Come Eleven
2:19
25 I Can't Forget You
2:16
26 Wise to the Ways of a Woman
2:13
27 Out in New Mexico
2:22
28 Teched in the Head
2:28
29 Just Walk a Little Closer
2:08
30 Don't Use My Heart for a Stepping Stone
2:33
31 I Love You Baby
2:04
32 Wise to the Ways of a Woman
2:13
CD 2: Volume 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Counterfeit Love
2:10
2 Mister Moonlight
2:33
3 All Grown Up
1:55
4 Got the Bull by the Horns
1:54
5 When It's Springtime in Alaska
2:37
6 Whispering Pines
2:57
7 The Battle of New Orleans
2:32
8 All for the Love of a Girl
2:47
9 Lost Highway
2:36
10 Sam Magee
2:32
11 Cherokee Boogie
2:29
12 The Golden Rocket
2:06
13 The Battle of New Orleans (British version)
2:31
14 Joe's Been A-Gittin There
2:37
15 The First Train Heading South
2:21
16 Got the Bull by the Horns
2:11
17 Sal's Got a Sugerlip
1:58
18 Words
2:31
19 Johnny Reb
2:21
20 Sal's Got a Sugerlip
2:01
21 Ole Slew Foot
2:04
22 I'm Ready If Your Willing
2:19
23 Take Me Like I Am
2:23
24 They Shined Up Rudolph's Nose
2:11
25 The Electrified Donkey
2:23
26 The Same Old Tale the Crow Told Me
2:44
27 Sink the Bismarck
2:56
28 Sink the Bismarck
3:14
29 The Same Old Tale the Crow Told Me
2:30
30 All Grown Up
1:55
31 Got the Bull by the Horns
1:49
CD 3: Volume 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Ole Slew Foot
2:23
2 Miss Marcy
3:35
3 Sleepy Eyed John
2:43
4 The Mansion You Stole
3:08
5 They'll Never Take Her Love From Me
3:08
6 The Sinking of the Reuben James
2:23
7 Jim Bridger
2:30
8 The Battle of Bull Run
2:36
9 Snow-Shoe Thompson
1:56
10 John Paul Jones
2:23
11 Comanch (The Brave Horse)
3:08
12 Young Abe Lincoln
1:59
13 O'Leary's Cow
1:45
14 Johnny Freedom
2:49
15 Go North
3:26
16 North to Alaska
3:05
17 North to Alaska
2:50
18 I Just Don't Like This Kind of Livin'
2:56
19 Rock Island Line
2:40
20 Hank and Joe and Me
2:55
21 The Golden Rocket
2:00
22 A-Sleeping at the Foot of the Bed
2:16
23 I Just Don't Like This Kind of Livin'
2:53
24 Old Blind Barnabas
2:16
25 Evil Hearted Me
3:11
26 Hot in the Sugarcane Field
1:39
27 You Don't Move Me Baby Anymore
1:47
28 The Gosh-Darn Wheel
2:42
29 Broken Hearted Gypsy
1:47
30 The Church by the Side of the Road
1:48
CD 4: Volume 4
# Title Rating Length
1 The Vanishing Race
2:48
2 Broken Hearted Gypsy
1:44
3 That Boy Got the Habit
0:58
4 Hot in the Sugarcane Field
1:06
5 You Don't Move Me Baby Anymore
1:47
6 The Church by the Side of the Road
1:03
7 I Just Don't Like This Kind of Livin
2:52
8 Take It Like a Man
2:01
9 Hank and Joe and Me
2:48
10 The Golden Rocket
0:53
11 Old Blind Barnabas
1:24
12 Empty Bed Blues
3:09
13 Rock Island Line
2:41
14 Shake, Rattle and Roll
2:14
15 A-Sleeping at the Foot of the Bed
1:13
16 Old Dan Tucker
1:03
17 The Gosh Darn Wheel
2:32
18 From Memphis to Mobile
1:02
19 Back Up Train
0:52
20 Schottische in Texas
1:15
21 Take It Like a Man
2:01
22 That Boy Got the Habit
1:54
23 My Heart Stopped, Trembled and Died
2:07
24 Alley Girl Ways
1:18
25 How You Gonna Make It
1:09
26 Witch Walking Baby
0:58
27 Down That River Road
1:54
28 Big Wheels Rollin'
1:57
29 I Got a Slow Leak in My Heart
2:25
30 You Don't Move Me Baby Anymore
1:37
31 What Will I Do Without You
1:11
32 Janey
1:25
33 Streets of Dodge
2:31
34 Give Me Back My Picture and You Can Keep the Frame
1:33

Credits

CD 2: Volume 2

composer:
Howard Hausey (track 21)
Johnny Horton (track 8)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 24)
lyricist:
Howard Hausey (track 21)
Johnny Horton (track 8)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 24)
writer:
Amos Boyd (tracks 4, 16)
Billy Jones (Outlaws guitarist) (tracks 4, 16)
publisher:
recording of:
Got the Bull by the Horns (tracks 4, 16)
Slew Foot (track 21)

CD 3: Volume 3

writer:
later parody versions:
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 19)
recording of:
Rock Island Line (track 19)

CD 4: Volume 4

writer:
later parody versions:
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 13)
recording of:
Rock Island Line (track 13)

Release

ASIN: DE: B0000070YC [info]