Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sing a Sad Song (1963)
2:36
2 You Don't Even Try (1963)
2:19
3 Life in Prison (False Start) (1995)
1:15
4 Life in Prison (1995)
2:25
5 You Don't Have Far to Go (1964)
2:33
6 Sam Hill (1995)
2:37
7 Sam Hill (1964)
2:37
8 Please Mr. D. J. (1964)
2:28
9 I'd Trade All of My Tomorrows (1965)
2:32
10 (My Friends Are Gonna Be) Strangers (1964)
2:32
11 Slowly but Surely (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1964)
2:23
12 Just Between the Two of Us (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:47
13 So Much for Me So Much for You (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:36
14 Falling for You (1965)
2:20
15 I Wanta Live Again (1965)
2:06
16 A House Without Love Is Not a Home (1965)
2:19
17 Walking the Floor Over You (1965)
1:49
18 The Worst Is Yet to Come (1965)
2:44
19 Piedras Negras (Go Home) (1965)
2:09
20 Singin' My Heart Out (1962)
2:19
21 Skid Row (1962)
1:45
22 Falling for You (Without String Overdub) (1995)
2:20
23 I'd Trade All of My Tomorrows (Without String Overdub) (1995)
2:48
24 If I Had Left It Up to You (1965)
2:24
25 I'm Gonna Break Every Heart I Can (1965)
2:02
26 Stranger in My Arms (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:49
27 If I Could Be Him (1966)
2:53
28 Shade Tree (Fix-It-Man) (1966)
2:23
29 This Town's Not Big Enough (1966)
2:38
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 I'll Take a Chance (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:03
2 Our Hearts Are Holding Hands (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:23
3 Too Used to Being With You (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
3:01
4 That Makes Two of Us (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:48
5 Forever and Ever (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:10
6 Wait a Little Longer Please Jesus (feat. Bonnie Owens) (1965)
2:09
7 Swinging Doors (1966)
2:55
8 Swinging Doors (Alt) (1993)
2:53
9 The Girl Turned Ripe (1966)
2:20
10 I Threw Away the Rose (1995)
2:59
11 The Fugitive (1995)
2:55
12 Loneliness Is Eating Me Alive (1995
2:35
13 Someone Told My Story (1995)
2:54
14 I Threw Away the Rose (1995)
3:06
15 Hang Up My Gloves (1995)
2:43
16 The Longer You Wait (1966)
2:22
17 The Bottle Let Me Down (1966)
2:49
18 I Can't Stand Me (1966)
2:19
19 Someone Else You've Known (1966)
2:11
20 High on a Hilltop (1966)
3:00
21 I'll Look Over You (1966)
2:11
22 No More You and Me (1966)
2:21
23 Mixed Up Mess of a Heart (1966)
2:10
24 I'm a Lonesome Fugitive (1966)
3:00
25 Life in Prison (1966)
3:04
26 House of Memories (1966)
2:49
27 All of You Belongs to Me (1966)
2:39
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Mary's Mine (1966)
2:57
2 If You Want to Be My Woman (1966)
2:17
3 Someone Told My Heart (1966)
2:35
4 Piedras Negras (Go Home) (1967)
2:35
5 Whatever Happened to You (1966)
2:58
6 Loneliness Is Eating Me Alive (1967)
2:35
7 Skid Row (1966)
2:01
8 Drink Up and Be Somebody (1966)
2:31
9 Gone Crazy (1967)
2:04
10 I Threw Away the Rose (1967)
3:22
11 Some of Us Never Learn (1967)
2:41
12 Branded Man (1967)
3:09
13 You Don't Have Very Far to Go (1967)
2:21
14 Wine Take Me Away (1968)
2:47
15 If You See My Baby (1968)
2:30
16 Somewhere Between (1967)
3:07
17 Don't Get Married (1967)
2:31
18 My Hands Are Tied (1967)
2:18
19 I Made the Prison Band (1967)
2:32
20 Look Over Me (1967)
2:56
21 Long Black Limousine (1968)
3:15
22 I'll Leave the Bottle on the Bar (1967)
2:40
23 Sing Me Back Home (1968)
2:49
24 The Son of Hickory Holler's Tramp (1968)
3:00
25 Seeing Eye Dog (1968)
1:58
26 Will You Visit Me on Sundays (1968)
2:52
27 Home Is Where a Kid Grows Up (1968)
2:23
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Where Does the Good Times Go (1968)
2:05
2 Good Times (1968)
2:37
3 News Break (1995)
1:24
4 My Past Is Present (1968)
1:56
5 Mom and Dad's Waltz (1968)
2:55
6 My Ramona (1968)
3:01
7 Because You Can't Be Mine (1968)
2:42
8 The Train Never Stops (1968)
2:22
9 You Still Have a Place in My Heart (1968)
2:32
10 Money Tree (1968)
2:49
11 A Picture From Two Sides of Life (1995)
3:32
12 The Legend of Bonnie and Clyde (1968)
2:06
13 I Starting Loving You Again (1968)
2:23
14 Love Has a Mind of Its Own (1968)
2:24
15 Fool's Castle (1968)
2:48
16 Is This the Beginning of the End (1968)
3:03
17 The Sunny Side of My Life (1968)
2:14
18 Run 'em Off (1968)
2:52
19 I'll Always Know (1968)
2:23
20 You'll Never Love Me Now (1968)
2:46
21 Mama Tried (1968)
2:14
22 In the Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad) (1968)
2:46
23 Little Ole Wine Drinker Me (1968)
2:40
24 Teach Me to Forget
3:16
25 Lookin' for My Mind (takes 1-2) (1995)
2:37
26 Lookin' for My Mind (takes 3-5) (1995)
1:32
27 Lookin' for My Mind (take 6) (1995)
2:09
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Green Green Grass of Home (1968)
3:15
2 I Could Have Gone Right (1968)
2:33
3 The Day the Rains Came (1968)
2:42
4 I Think We're Livin' in the Good Old Days (1968)
2:07
5 Somewhere on Skid Row(1968)
2:52
6 Who do I Know in Dallas (1969)
2:28
7 Folsom Prison Blues (1968)
2:48
8 Too Many Bridges to Cross Over (1968
2:29
9 You're Not Home Yet (1995)
2:40
10 I Take a Lot of Pride in What I Am (1968)
2:50
11 I Just Want to Look at You One More Time (1968)
3:05
12 I'm Bringin' Home Good News (1968)
2:50
13 Keep Me From Cryin' Today (1968)
3:02
14 I Can't Hold Myself in Line (1968)
2:56
15 I'm Free (1968)
1:57
16 It Meant Goodbye to Me When You Said Hello to Him (1968)
2:36
17 Who'll Buy the Wine (1968)
2:37
18 She Thinks I Still Care (1969)
2:37
19 What's Wrong With Stayin' Home (1969
2:50
20 When No Flowers Grows (1995
3:40
21 Every Fool Has a Rainbow (1969)
2:30
22 Hungry Eyes (1969)
3:28
23 Silver Wings (1969)
2:43

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Buck Owens (tracks 14, 22)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 5, 21, 24–25)
Bonnie Owens (American country music singer) (tracks 14, 22)
Don Rich (tracks 14, 22)
lyricist:
Buck Owens (tracks 14, 22)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 5, 21, 24–25)
Bonnie Owens (American country music singer) (tracks 14, 22)
Don Rich (tracks 14, 22)
writer:
Jelly Sanders (Country music songwriter and musician) (tracks 3–4)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 3–4)
cover recording of:
Falling for You (tracks 14, 22)
recording of:
Life in Prison (tracks 3–4)
Skid Row (track 21)

CD 2

composer:
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 7–10, 13–14, 16–17, 19)
Hank Cochran (Nashville singer and songwriter) (track 12)
lyricist:
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 7–10, 13–14, 16–17, 19)
Hank Cochran (Nashville singer and songwriter) (track 12)
writer:
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (track 25)
Jelly Sanders (Country music songwriter and musician) (track 25)
cover recording of:
recording of:
I Threw Away the Rose (tracks 10, 14)
Life in Prison (track 25)
Swinging Doors (tracks 7–8)
The Longer You Wait (track 16)

CD 3

composer:
Hank Cochran (Nashville singer and songwriter) (track 6)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 3, 7, 10, 12–13, 16, 23)
lyricist:
Hank Cochran (Nashville singer and songwriter) (track 6)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 3, 7, 10, 12–13, 16, 23)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (tracks 12, 23)
cover recording of:
recording of:
Branded Man (track 12)
Sing Me Back Home (track 23)
Skid Row (track 7)
Somewhere Between (track 16)

CD 4

composer:
Lefty Frizzell (US country singer & songwriter) (track 5)
Bonnie Owens (American country music singer) (track 13)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 2, 7, 13, 20–21)
lyricist:
Lefty Frizzell (US country singer & songwriter) (track 5)
Bonnie Owens (American country music singer) (track 13)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 2, 7, 13, 20–21)
writer:
Bonnie Owens (American country music singer) (track 12)
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (track 12)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (tracks 12, 21)
cover recording of:
recording of:
Good Times (track 2)
Mama Tried (track 21)

CD 5

composer:
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 3, 10–14, 22–23)
lyricist:
Merle Haggard (American country music singer, guitarist, fiddler and songwriter) (tracks 10, 13, 22–23)
publisher:
Tree Music (track 1)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Hungry Eyes (track 22)
Silver Wings (track 23)