Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock Island Line 5 2:12
2 (I Heard That) Lonesome Whistle 2:26
3 Country Boy 1:50
4 If the Good Lord’s Willing 1:44
5 Cry! Cry! Cry! 3.5 2:29
6 Remember Me (I’m the One Who Loves You) 2:02
7 So Doggone Lonesome 3 2:39
8 I Was There When It Happened 2:18
9 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:46
10 The Wreck of the Old ’97 1:48
11 Folsom Prison Blues 4.2 2:51
12 Doin’ My Time 2:40
13 Hey, Porter! 3.35 2:15
14 Get Rhythm 3.35 2:16
15 I Was There When It Happened (alternate version) 2:19
16 Folsom Prison Blues (alternate version) 2:34
17 I Walk the Line (alternate version) 2:40

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1957-08-04) (track 8)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-08-04) (track 8)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-05) (track 5)
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 14)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 5)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 14)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1957-08-04) (track 8)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-05) (track 5)
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (tracks 9, 14)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 9)
Luther Perkins (1957-08-04) (track 8)
background vocals:
Marshall Grant (1957-08-04) (track 8)
Luther Perkins (1957-08-04) (track 8)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 3, 5, 7, 11, 13–14, 16)
Stuart Hamblen (track 6)
Jimmie Skinner (track 12)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (tracks 9, 17)
Jerry Reed (track 4)
lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-08) (track 6)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 3, 5, 7, 11, 13–14, 16)
Stuart Hamblen (track 6)
Jimmie Skinner (track 12)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (tracks 9, 17)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 9, 11)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 1–17)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 5)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (tracks 9, 14)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-08-04) (track 8)
writer:
Jimmie Davis (Singer and songwriter) (tracks 2, 8, 15)
Fern Jones (tracks 8, 15)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1955) (track 13)
Sun Record Company (1955) (track 5)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (tracks 9, 14)
Sun Record Company (1956) (tracks 9, 14)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 9–11, 16–17)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 5, 9, 11, 13–14, 16–17)
Hill & Range (tracks 9, 17)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (tracks 9, 17)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 9, 17)
Knox Music Ltd. (track 3)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 13)
mash-ups:
Just a Baby by Neil Cicierega (track 11)
sampled by:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 777) (order: 261) (track 10)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (tracks 9, 17)
cover recording of:
Wreck of the Old 97 (1957) (track 10)
(I Heard That) Lonesome Whistle (1957-08) (track 2)
If the Lord's Willin' (1957-08) (track 4)
is based on:
Crescent City Blues (tracks 11, 16)
later parody versions:
Donnie Prison Blues (tracks 11, 16)
I Cross the Line (tracks 9, 17)
I Walk The Line #3 (tracks 9, 17)
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 1)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 9, 11, 16–17)
later translated versions:
Country Boy (German version) (track 3)
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (tracks 11, 16)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 5)
Jou blijf ik trouw (tracks 9, 17)
Sluten anstalt blues (tracks 11, 16)
Yölinjalla (tracks 9, 17)
later versions:
... och flickan spann (tracks 9, 17)
recording of:
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-03-22) (track 16)
Hey, Porter (1955-03-22) (track 13)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (1955-05) (track 5)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track 11)
So Doggone Lonesome (1955-07-30) (track 7)
Get Rhythm (1956-04-02) (track 14)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (tracks 9, 17)
Rock Island Line (1957) (track 1)
Country Boy (1957-08) (track 3)
Doing My Time (1957-08) (track 12)
I Was There When It Happened (1957-08) (track 15)
I Was There When It Happened (1957-08-04) (track 8)

Release

printed in:United States
manufactured by:Varèse Sarabande Records, Inc. (not for release label use!)
distributed by:Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp. (not for release label use! distributor/manufacturer fka Universal Music & Video Distribution, Inc., renamed as Universal Music Group Distribution in 2006)
phonographic copyright by:Sun Entertainment Corporation (in 1957, in 2002)
licensed from:Sun Entertainment Corporation
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/5101311 [info]
ASIN:US: B000069RIS [info]