Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Can the Circle Be Unbroken The Carter Family 3:07
2 Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues) Jimmie Rodgers 2:57
3 Barbara Allen Bradley Kincaid 2:33
4 I'll Fly Away James & Martha Carson 2:23
5 If the River Was Whiskey Charlie Poole with The North Carolina Ramblers 3:08
6 Fox Chase DeFord Bailey 1:09
7 Blue Yodel No. 9 (Standin' on the Corner) Jimmie Rodgers 3 2:37
8 Wildwood Flower The Carter Family 3:09
9 In the Jailhouse Now Jimmie Rodgers 3:18
10 Comin' Round the Mountain Uncle Dave Macon & Sam McGee 3:07
11 Pretty Polly The Coon Creek Girls 2:48
12 T.B. Blues Jimmie Rodgers 2:59
13 Mountain Dew Grandpa Jones and his Granchildren 2:43
14 Home On the Range Gene Autry 2:38
15 I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart Patsy Montana & The Prairie Ramblers 3:07
16 Tumbling Tumbleweeds (Single Version) Sons of the Pioneers 3:12
17 Keep on the Sunny Side / I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes The Carter Family 2:06
18 The Great Speckled Bird Roy Acuff 2:40
19 Whoa Babe Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys 2:34
20 New San Antonio Rose Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys 2:36
21 Wabash Cannonball Roy Acuff 2:35
22 Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel #8) Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys 2:58
Digital Media 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Honky Tonkin' Hank Williams with The Drifting Cowboys 2:43
2 It's Mighty Dark to Travel Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys 2:52
3 New Mule Skinner Blues The Maddox Brothers & Rose 3:07
4 I'll Hold You In My Heart (Till I Can Hold You In My Arms) Eddy Arnold 2:42
5 Foggy Mountain Breakdown Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs with The Foggy Mountain Boys 2:40
6 Molly and Tenbrook The Stanley Brothers 2:33
7 Lovesick Blues (Single Version) Hank Williams 2:43
8 I Saw the Light Hank Williams 3 2:13
9 Hey, Good Lookin' Hank Williams 3:19
10 It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels Kitty Wells 2:30
11 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry Hank Williams with The Drifting Cowboys 2:45
12 Jambalaya (Single Version) Brenda Lee 2:08
13 New Step It Up and Go The Maddox Brothers & Rose 2:24
14 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two 4.25 2:44
15 Crazy Arms Ray Price 2:31
16 Bye, Bye Love The Everly Brothers 2:17
17 The Long Black Veil Lefty Frizzell 3:08
18 El Paso Marty Robbins 4:38
19 Night Life Ray Price 4:45
20 Hello Walls Faron Young 2:24
21 I Fall to Pieces (Single Version) Patsy Cline 2:47
22 Ring of Fire Johnny Cash 2:35
23 Crazy Patsy Cline 2:42
24 I Can't Stop Loving You Ray Charles 4:13
Digital Media 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dang Me Roger Miller 1:49
2 I've Got a Tiger by the Tail Buck Owens 2:12
3 Don't Come Home a Drinkin' (With Lovin' On Your Mind) Loretta Lynn 4 2:07
4 Coal Miner's Daughter Loretta Lynn 2:58
5 Kiss an Angel Good Mornin' Charley Pride 2:02
6 Hungry Eyes Merle Haggard and The Strangers 3:26
7 Mama Tried Merle Haggard and The Strangers 2:11
8 Harper Valley P.T.A. Jeannie C. Riley 3:13
9 Don't Touch Me Jeannie Seely 3:12
10 Folsom Prison Blues (Live at Folsom State Prison, Folsom, CA - January 1968) Johnny Cash 2:43
11 Stand by Your Man Tammy Wynette 2:38
12 She Thinks I Still Care George Jones 2:34
13 You Ain't Goin' Nowhere The Byrds 2:33
14 Me and Bobby McGee Kris Kristofferson 4:22
15 Help Me Make It Through the Night Sammi Smith 2:33
16 Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down Kris Kristofferson 4:36
17 Okie from Muskogee Merle Haggard 2:42
18 Man in Black Johnny Cash 3 2:52
19 Girl from the North Country Bob Dylan with Johnny Cash 3:42
20 Grand Ole Opry Song Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 3:11
21 Will the Circle Be Unbroken Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 4:48
Digital Media 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way Waylon Jennings 2:57
2 Mule Skinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8) Dolly Parton 3:08
3 Jolene Dolly Parton 2:41
4 I Will Always Love You Dolly Parton 3 2:55
5 We're Gonna Hold On George Jones & Tammy Wynette 2:57
6 Texas Cookin' Guy Clark 3:27
7 If I Needed You Townes Van Zandt 3:43
8 I Can't Stop Loving You Johnny Rodriguez 2:57
9 I've Been a Long Time Leaving (But I'll Be a Long Time Gone) Waylon Jennings 2:41
10 Love Hurts (Live) Gram Parsons with The Fallen Angels 4:45
11 Boulder to Birmingham Emmylou Harris 3:34
12 Bluebird Wine Emmylou Harris 3:19
13 Whiskey River (Live at Harrah's Casino, Lake Tahoe, NV - April 1978) Willie Nelson 3:38
14 Miles and Miles of Texas Asleep at the Wheel 3:03
15 Blue Eyes Crying In the Rain Willie Nelson 2:19
16 A Good Hearted Woman Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson 2:58
17 Family Tradition Hank Williams, Jr. 3:59
18 Seven Year Ache Rosanne Cash 3:15
19 Pancho and Lefty Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson 4:46
20 He Stopped Loving Her Today George Jones 3:16
Digital Media 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don't Get Above Your Raisin' Ricky Skaggs 3:11
2 On the Road Again (Live) Willie Nelson 2:33
3 Amarillo by Morning George Strait 2:52
4 Somebody Should Leave Reba McEntire 3:32
5 Diggin' Up Bones Randy Travis 5 2:59
6 Why Not Me The Judds 3:30
7 Honky Tonk Man Dwight Yoakam 2:47
8 Streets of Bakersfield Dwight Yoakam with Buck Owens 2:49
9 Where've You Been Kathy Mattea 3:45
10 I'm No Stranger to the Rain Keith Whitley 3:34
11 Go Rest High on That Mountain Vince Gill 5:14
12 Guitar Town Steve Earle 4 2:35
13 She's In Love with the Boy Trisha Yearwood 4:05
14 Tennessee Flat Top Box Rosanne Cash 3:09
15 Get Up John Emmylou Harris with The Nash Ramblers 3:01
16 Uncle Pen Ricky Skaggs 2:23
17 I Still Miss Someone (Live) Rosanne Cash 2:41
18 Will the Circle Be Unbroken Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 4:47

Credits

Digital Media 1

recorded in:
Camden, New Jersey, United States (1928-02-15) (track 9)
New York, New York, United States (1930-01-23) (track 5)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1930-07-16) (track 7)
San Antonio, Texas, United States (1931-01-31) (track 12)
fiddle:
Odell Smith (1930-01-23) (track 5)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (1930-07-16) (track 7)
guitar:
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1928-02-15) (track 9)
Mother Maybelle Carter (1928-05-10) (track 8)
Roy Harvey (old time musician) (1930-01-23) (track 5)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1931-01-31) (track 12)
banjo:
Ellsworth T. Cozzens (Jimmie Rodgers accompanist) (1928-02-15) (track 9)
Charlie Poole (1930-01-23) (track 5)
steel guitar:
Charles Kama (1931-01-31) (track 12)
piano:
Lillian Hardin Armstrong (1930-07-16) (track 7)
autoharp and guitar:
Sara Carter (of the Carter Family) (1928-05-10) (track 8)
composer:
A.P. Carter (track 8)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1931) (track 12)
lyricist:
A.P. Carter (track 8)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 9)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1931) (track 12)
vocals:
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1928-02-15) (track 9)
A.P. Carter (1928-05-10) (track 8)
Mother Maybelle Carter (1928-05-10) (track 8)
Sara Carter (of the Carter Family) (1928-05-10) (track 8)
Charlie Poole (1930-01-23) (track 5)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1930-07-16) (track 7)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (1931-01-31) (track 12)
writer:
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 7)
publisher:
APRS (track 8)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 15) (track 11)
is the basis for:
recording of:
Pretty Polly (track 11)
In the Jailhouse Now (1928-02-15) (track 9)
Wildwood Flower (1928-05-10) (track 8)
T.B. Blues (1931-01-31) (track 12)
version of:
Wildwood Flower (track 8)

Digital Media 2

acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 14)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 14)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 14)
composer:
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 8–9)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 14)
lyricist:
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 8–9)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 14)
producer:
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 14)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 14)
writer:
Boudleaux Bryant (track 16)
Felice Bryant (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 14)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 14)
House of Bryant Publications (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 16)
later parody versions:
I Walk The Line #3 (track 14)
The Cats of Cash (track 14)
later translated versions:
Yölinjalla (track 14)
later versions:
recording of:
Bye Bye Love (track 16)
I Saw the Light (track 8)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 14)

Digital Media 3

electric bass guitar [6-string electric bass guitar]:
Harold Bradley (1966-10-05) (track 3)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Murrey Harman, Jr. (1966-10-05) (track 3)
guitar:
Johnny Russell (US country singer, songwriter and comedian) (1966-10-05) (track 3)
double bass [bass]:
Roy Huskey, Jr. (father of Roy Huskey, Jr.) (1966-10-05) (track 3)
electric guitar:
Thomas Grady Martin (country/rockabilly guitarist) (1966-10-05) (track 3)
steel guitar:
Harald Rugg (1966-10-05) (track 3)
piano:
Floyd Cramer (1966-10-05) (track 3)
composer:
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 7)
Hylo Brown (track 20)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 18)
Tom T. Hall (track 8)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 15–16)
Roger Miller (US singer/songwriter/actor, “King of the Road”) (track 1)
lyricist:
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 7)
Hylo Brown (track 20)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 18)
Tom T. Hall (track 8)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 15–16)
Roger Miller (US singer/songwriter/actor, “King of the Road”) (track 1)
producer:
Owen Bradley (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 18)
vocals:
The Jordanaires (track 3)
Kris Kristofferson (track 16)
Loretta Lynn (1966-10-05) (track 3)
writer:
Roy Burris (track 17)
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 17)
Loretta Lynn (track 3)
Peggy Sue (Country singer and songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 15)
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (tracks 7, 17)
recorded at:
Bradley’s Barn in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, United States (1966-10-05) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Mama Tried (track 7)
Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down (1969) (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Pends-moi (track 1)
later versions:
recording of:
Dang Me (track 1)
Grand Ole Opry Song (track 20)
Man in Black (track 18)
Okie From Muskogee (track 17)
Harper Valley PTA (1968) (track 8)

Digital Media 4

acoustic guitar:
Brian Ahern (track 12)
Rick Cunha (US guitarist, songwriter, and engineer) (track 12)
fiddle:
Richard Greene (US fiddler) (track 12)
Johnny Gimble (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Mack Magaha (Bluegrass Fiddler) (1973-06-13) (track 4)
drums (drum set):
Ralph Gallant (1973-06-13) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Ray Pohlman (track 12)
membranophone:
Ron Tutt (track 12)
guitar:
Jimmy Colvard (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Dave Kirby (American session guitarist and singer/songwriter) (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Dolly Parton (1973-06-13) (track 4)
bass:
Bobby Dyson (1973-06-13) (track 4)
banjo:
Bernie Leadon (track 12)
Bobby Thompson (guitar & banjo player) (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Buck Trent (1973-06-13) (track 4)
electric guitar:
James Burton (guitarist) (track 12)
steel guitar:
Stu Basore (1973-06-13) (track 4)
piano:
Glen D. Hardin (track 12)
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1973-06-13) (track 4)
background vocals:
Herb Pedersen (track 12)
Fayssoux Starling (track 12)
Joe Babcock (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Dolores Edgin (1973-06-13) (track 4)
June Page (1973-06-13) (track 4)
Hurshel Wiginton (1973-06-13) (track 4)
composer:
Waylon Jennings (tracks 16, 16)
Willie Nelson (tracks 16, 16)
Hank Williams, Jr. (track 17)
Rosanne Cash (track 18)
Guy Clark (track 6)
Rodney Crowell (track 12)
Dolly Parton (track 4)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 2)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 15)
Townes Van Zandt (track 7)
engineer:
Brian Ahern (track 12)
Tom Pick (track 4)
Chris Skene (track 12)
Paul Skene (track 12)
Fran Tate (track 12)
Stuart Taylor (Engineer) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Emmylou Harris (track 12)
lyricist:
Rosanne Cash (track 18)
Guy Clark (track 6)
Rodney Crowell (track 12)
Dolly Parton (track 4)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 2)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 15)
Townes Van Zandt (track 7)
performer:
Waylon Jennings (track 16)
Willie Nelson (track 16)
Tammy Wynette (track 5)
producer:
Brian Ahern (track 12)
Bob Ferguson (track 4)
vocals:
Dolly Parton (1973-06-13) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1974) (track 4)
publisher:
Velvet Apple Music (track 4)
recorded at:
RCA Studio B (Nashville, TN) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1973-06-13) (track 4)
part of:
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Dagen skall komma (tracks 16, 16)
Ehrbares Mädchen (tracks 16, 16)
L'Amore sei tu (track 4)
Soittajan vaimo (tracks 16, 16)
later versions:
New Mule Skinner Blues (revised lyrics, first recorded by Bill Monroe ca. 1950) (track 2)
live recording of:
Good Hearted Woman (track 16)
recording of:
Bluebird Wine (track 12)
Family Tradition (track 17)
Good Hearted Woman (track 16)
If I Needed You (track 7)
Seven Year Ache (track 18)
Texas Cookin' (track 6)
I Will Always Love You (1973-06-13) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 4)

Digital Media 5

acoustic guitar:
Bobby All (track 13)
fiddle:
Rob Hajacos (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Harry Stinson (track 12)
bass guitar:
Dave Pomeroy (track 13)
membranophone:
Eddie Bayers (track 13)
electric guitar:
Brent Mason (track 13)
steel guitar:
Paul Franklin (steel guitarist) (track 13)
piano:
Matt Rollings (American composer, musician and record producer) (track 13)
background vocals [harmony vocal]:
Garth Fundis (track 13)
Trisha Yearwood (track 13)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 14, 14)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 12)
Jon Ims (track 13)
Bill Monroe (track 16)
lead vocals:
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 12)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 14, 14)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 12)
Jon Ims (track 13)
Bill Monroe (track 16)
mixer:
Chuck Ainlay (track 12)
producer:
Rodney Crowell (track 14)
recording engineer:
Chuck Ainlay (track 12)
publisher:
mixed at:
recorded at:
cover recording of:
Uncle Pen (track 16)
later translated versions:
Grabben med gitarren (tracks 14, 14)
later versions:
recording of:
Guitar Town (track 12)

Release

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