Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Hey Porter 3.35 2:15
2 Cry! Cry! Cry! 3 2:25
3 Folsom Prison Blues 4.2 2:50
4 Luther Played the Boogie 3 2:04
5 Get Rhythm 3.35 2:15
6 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:46
7 Home of the Blues 3 2:40
8 Give My Love to Rose 2:46
9 Rock Island Line 5 2:11
10 Doin' My Time 2:39
11 Big River 3 2:32
12 Ballad of a Teenage Queen 2:13
13 Guess Things Happen That Way 3.65 1:52
14 The Ways of a Woman in Love 2:17
15 Thanks a Lot 2:39
16 Oh, What a Dream 2:03
17 What Do I Care 2:07
18 All Over Again 2:14
19 I Still Miss Someone 4 2:37
20 I'd Just Be Fool Enough (To Fall) 2:07
21 Walking the Blues 2:14
22 Frankie's Man, Johnny 2:18
23 Tennessee Flat-Top Box 3:00
24 Sing It Pretty, Sue 2:00
25 Pickin' Time 3 1:59
26 Five Feet High and Rising 3.5 1:47
27 The Old Account 2:25
28 (There'll Be) Peace in the Valley (For Me) 2:51
29 Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord) 3 3:52
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Don't Take Your Guns to Town 4 3:04
2 The Ballad of Boot Hill 2:36
3 The Rebel - Johnny Yuma 1:53
4 The Big Battle 4:06
5 When the Roses Bloom Again 2:37
6 The Ballad of Ira Hayes 4 4:10
7 The Legend of John Henry's Hammer 4 8:27
8 Dark as a Dungeon 2:29
9 The Long Black Veil 4 3:07
10 I Got Stripes 2:05
11 25 Minutes to Go 3:13
12 The Wall 2:11
13 Busted 4 2:19
14 Bad News 2:56
15 Dirty Old Egg Sucking Dog 2:08
16 Orange Blossom Special 4 3:08
17 Ring of Fire 4.3 2:38
18 Understand Your Man 2:44
19 Jackson 4 2:47
20 Blistered 2:23
21 See Ruby Fall 2:52
22 Cisco Clifton's Fillin' Station 2:43
23 Daddy Sang Bass 3 2:20
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Folsom Prison Blues (live) 5 2:42
2 Cocaine Blues (live) 2:46
3 San Quentin (live) 2:34
4 A Boy Named Sue (live) 4.65 3:48
5 Wanted Man 2:52
6 Singin' in Vietnam Talkin' Blues 2:58
7 Man in Black 3.35 2:54
8 What Is Truth? 2:39
9 Flesh and Blood 2:37
10 Sunday Morning Coming Down 2.65 4:08
11 Oney 3:05
12 One Piece at a Time 4 4:03
13 Hit the Road and Go 2:42
14 Rockabilly Blues (Texas 1955) 3:21
15 I Will Rock and Roll With You 2:52
16 No Expectations 3:12
17 (Ghost) Riders in the Sky 4.35 3:48
18 Bull Rider 3:10
19 Highway Patrolman 4 5:22
20 After the Ball 3:02
21 Without Love 3 2:30
22 The Last Time 3:16
23 I'm Gonna Sit on the Porch and Pick on My Old Guitar 3:00

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1955-05) (track 2)
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-13) (track 19)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1962-08-21) (track 29)
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1969-07-19) (track 23)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1962-08-21) (track 29)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Harman (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Buddy Harman (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
W.S. Holland (1962-07-30) (track 28)
W.S. Holland (1962-08-21) (track 29)
W.S. Holland (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
five-string banjo [five-string banjo lute]:
Bob Johnson (American banjo player from Chattanooga, Tennessee) (1962-08-21) (track 29)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track 3)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Jack Clement (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Jim Soldi (US country guitarist and producer) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-05) (track 2)
Marshall Grant (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Marshall Grant (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Marshall Grant (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
Marshall Grant (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Marshall Grant (1962-08-21 – 1968-08-21) (track 29)
Jimmy Tittle (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track 3)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (tracks 5–6)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-05) (track 2)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 6)
Luther Perkins (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Luther Perkins (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Luther Perkins (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
Luther Perkins (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Luther Perkins (1962-08-21) (track 29)
Bob Wootton (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
brass:
Jack Hale, Jr. (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
Bob Lewin (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
piano:
Bill Pursell (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Bill Pursell (1962-08-21) (track 29)
Earl Poole Ball (US country pianist) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
autoharp:
Mother Maybelle Carter (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Mother Maybelle Carter (1962-08-21) (track 29)
arranger:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 22)
background vocals:
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (1962-07-30) (track 28)
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (1962-08-21) (track 29)
composer:
Jack Clement (tracks 12–13)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11, 17–19, 23, 25–26)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 24)
Roy Cash Jr. (track 19)
Charlie Rich (track 15)
Jimmie Skinner (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 22, 29)
Thomas A. Dorsey (gospel musician aka “Georgia Tom”) (1937) (track 28)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
lyricist:
Jack Clement (tracks 12–13)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 24)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11, 17–18, 23, 25–26)
Roy Cash Jr. (track 19)
Charlie Rich (track 15)
Jimmie Skinner (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 22, 29)
Thomas A. Dorsey (gospel musician aka “Georgia Tom”) (1937) (track 28)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 6)
performer:
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (track 29)
The Tennessee Two (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
producer:
Jack Clement (tracks 7, 11–14)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 3, 6)
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (tracks 23, 28–29)
Don Law (tracks 18–19, 23, 25, 28–29)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 9–10)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (tracks 5–6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-08) (track 18)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1962-07-30) (track 28)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1962-08-21) (track 29)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 4, 16, 21)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
Charlie Rich (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 27)
Chet Atkins (track 4)
Glen Douglas (track 7)
Melvin Endsley (track 20)
Hoyt Johnson (track 4)
Bill Justis (track 14)
Robert Lunn (track 21)
Lillie McAlpin (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1955) (tracks 1–2)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (tracks 5–6)
Sun Record Company (1956) (tracks 5–6)
Sun Record Company (1957) (track 11)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1958) (tracks 18–19)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1958) (tracks 11–13)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1959) (track 26)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1961) (track 23)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1962) (track 29)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (2007) (tracks 28–29)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 19)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
Carlin Music (track 8)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 11)
Hill & Range (track 6)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 6)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 6, 11)
Knox Music Ltd. (track 4)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 11)
Unichappell Music (track 28)
Unichappell Music, Inc. (tracks 19, 28)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 28)
Warner–Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 28)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 1)
recorded at:
Bradley Recording Studios (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-13) (tracks 19, 25)
GCN Recording Studio in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
arrangement of:
Frankie and Johnny (traditional song, version of "Frankie and Albert") (track 22)
Wo ist Zuhause, Mama (translated) (track 26)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 6)
Were you there? (arr. Chilcott) (track 29)
Were you there? (arr John Barnard) (track 29)
cover recording of:
Thanks a Lot (track 15)
Peace in the Valley (1962-07-30) (track 28)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Lindschi (track 8)
later parody versions:
I Cross the Line (track 6)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 6)
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 9)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 3, 6)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 3)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 2)
Hälsa min Marie (track 8)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 6)
Yksi vain ei tuu (track 19)
Yölinjalla (track 6)
later versions:
recording of:
Frankie’s Man, Johnny (Johnny Cash arr.) (track 22)
Oh What a Dream (track 16)
Sing It Pretty, Sue (track 24)
Walking the Blues (track 21)
What Do I Care (track 17)
Hey, Porter (1955-03-22) (track 1)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (1955-05) (track 2)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track 3)
Get Rhythm (1956-04-02) (track 5)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 6)
Rock Island Line (1957) (track 9)
Home of the Blues (1957-07 – 1957-08) (track 7)
Doing My Time (1957-08) (track 10)
Ballad of a Teenage Queen (1957-11-12) (track 12)
Big River (1957-11-12) (track 11)
Guess Things Happen That Way (1958-04 – 1958-05) (track 13)
All Over Again (1958-08-08) (track 18)
I Still Miss Someone (1958-08-13) (track 19)
Pickin’ Time (1958-08-13) (track 25)
Tennessee Flat Top Box (1963-07-19) (track 23)
Five Feet High and Rising (1987-10-12 – 1987-12-10) (track 26)
version of:
You Dreamer You (track 16)

CD 2

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1959-08-14) (track 3)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1963-03-25) (track 17)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1964-03 – 1964-06) (track 6)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1964-12-17) (track 9)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1964-12-18) (track 12)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1964-12-20) (track 16)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1965-03-12) (track 11)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1967-01-11) (track 19)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1968-07-30) (track 23)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1968-07-30) (track 23)
mandocello:
Bob Johnson (American banjo player from Chattanooga, Tennessee) (1965-03-12) (track 11)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Harman (1958-08-13) (track 1)
W.S. Holland (1965-03-12) (track 11)
W.S. Holland (1968-07-30) (track 23)
guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1965-03-12) (track 11)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1958-08-13) (track 1)
Marshall Grant (1965-03-12) (track 11)
Marshall Grant (1968-07-30) (track 23)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1958-08-13) (track 1)
Luther Perkins (1965-03-12) (track 11)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1968-07-30) (track 23)
Luther Perkins (1968-07-30) (track 23)
background vocals:
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (1968-07-30) (track 23)
Jan Howard (1968-07-30) (track 23)
The Statler Brothers (1968-07-30) (track 23)
composer:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 7)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 4)
Jack Clement (track 15)
Danny Dill (track 9)
Harlan Howard (tracks 12–13)
Peter La Farge (track 6)
Jerry Leiber (track 19)
John D. Loudermilk (track 14)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 23)
Ervin Thomas Rouse (track 16)
Shel Silverstein (track 11)
Merle Travis (track 8)
Billy Edd Wheeler (tracks 19–20)
Marijohn Wilkin (track 9)
Charlie Williams (Country songwriter) (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1, 7, 10, 18)
instruments:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 19)
lyricist:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 7)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 4)
Jack Clement (track 15)
Danny Dill (track 9)
Harlan Howard (tracks 12–13)
Peter La Farge (track 6)
Jerry Leiber (track 19)
John D. Loudermilk (track 14)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 23)
Ervin Thomas Rouse (track 16)
Shel Silverstein (track 11)
Merle Travis (track 8)
Billy Edd Wheeler (tracks 19–20)
Marijohn Wilkin (track 9)
Charlie Williams (Country songwriter) (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1, 7, 10, 18)
performer:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 19)
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (tracks 16–17)
Charlie McCoy (white blues harmonica player, 1960s-present) (track 16)
Boots Randolph (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (1964) (tracks 14, 18)
Don Law (1964) (tracks 14, 18)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 23)
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (tracks 6–7, 9, 11–14, 16–19)
Don Law (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 9–14, 16–19)
vocals:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 19)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1958-08-13) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1965-03-12) (track 11)
The Statler Brothers (1965-03-12) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1968-07-30) (track 23)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 19)
writer:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 17)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 21–22)
Will D. Cobb (lyricist and composer) (track 5)
Gus Edwards (track 5)
Andrew Fenaday (track 3)
Merle Kilgore (track 17)
Richard Markowitz (track 3)
Roy Orbison (track 21)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1958) (track 1)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1961) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1963) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1964) (tracks 6, 18)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1965) (track 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1967) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1968) (track 23)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1977) (track 17)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (2007) (track 23)
publisher:
Acuff-Rose (track 14)
Cedarwood Music (track 9)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 19)
recorded at:
Bradley Recording Studios (aka the "Quonset Hut") in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1958-08-13) (track 1)
mash-ups:
arrangements:
Fuego D'Amor (Anillo De Fuego) (translated) (track 17)
Viel Zu Spät (translated) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Blistered (track 20)
Busted (track 13)
Dark as a Dungeon (track 8)
The Rebel (1959-08-14) (track 3)
Ring of Fire (1963-03-25) (track 17)
The Ballad of Ira Hayes (1964-03 – 1964-06) (track 6)
The Long Black Veil (1964-12-17) (track 9)
The Wall (1964-12-18) (track 12)
Orange Blossom Special (1964-12-20) (track 16)
Jackson (1967-01-11) (track 19)
Daddy Sang Bass (1968-07-30) (track 23)
is based on:
later parody versions:
The Cats of Cash (track 1)
later translated versions:
20 minuten geduld (track 11)
Fauché (track 13)
Mä lähden stadiin (track 19)
Pappa sjunger bas (track 23)
Ring aus Feuer (track 17)
Ring van vuur (track 17)
later versions:
Jackson (German version) (track 19)
Ring aus Feuer (track 17)
recording of:
Bad News (track 14)
See Ruby Fall (track 21)
The Big Battle (track 4)
Understand Your Man (1964 song) (track 18)
Don’t Take Your Guns to Town (1958-08-13) (track 1)
I Got Stripes (1959-07-06) (track 10)
25 Minutes to Go (1965-03-12) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:

CD 3

recorded in:
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1971-02-16) (track 7)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1971-02-16) (track 7)
mandocello:
Bob Johnson (American banjo player from Chattanooga, Tennessee) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
fiddle:
Ricky Skaggs (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
electric bass guitar:
Marshall Grant (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
drums (drum set):
W.S. Holland (1968-01-13) (track 1)
W.S. Holland (1971-02-16) (track 7)
W.S. Holland (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
trumpet:
Jack Hale (trombone) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Bob Lewin (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
guitar:
Jack Clement (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Jerry Hensley (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Jack Routh (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1968-01-13) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1968-01-13) (track 1)
Marshall Grant (1971-02-16) (track 7)
banjo [banjo-lute]:
Bob Johnson (American banjo player from Chattanooga, Tennessee) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
electric guitar:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1968-01-13) (track 1)
Luther Perkins (1968-01-13) (track 1)
Bob Wootton (1971-02-16) (track 7)
Bob Wootton (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
percussion:
Mark Morris (drummer & percussionist) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
hammered dulcimer:
Alisa Jones (US hammered dulcimer player) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
piano:
Earl Poole Ball (US country pianist) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
French horn:
Jack Hale (trombone) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Bob Lewin (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
additional producer:
Bob Irwin (track 1)
composer:
T.J. Arnall (track 2)
Rodney Crowell (track 18)
Wayne Kemp (track 12)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 21)
Shel Silverstein (track 4)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1970) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (track 19)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1, 3, 7, 15)
Kris Kristofferson (track 10)
Bob Dylan (1967) (track 5)
engineer:
Chuck Bragg (track 12)
Bob Breault (track 4)
Danny Jones (engineer) (track 12)
Roger Tucker (engineer) (track 12)
Neil Wilburn (track 4)
Charlie Bragg (track 12)
lyricist:
T.J. Arnall (track 2)
Rodney Crowell (track 18)
Bob Dylan (track 5)
Wayne Kemp (track 12)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 21)
Shel Silverstein (track 4)
Stan Jones (US songwriter and actor "(Ghost) Riders in the Sky") (1948-06-05) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1970) (track 9)
Bruce Springsteen (1981 – 1982) (track 19)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1, 3, 7, 15)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 10, 22)
producer:
Brian Ahern (tracks 17, 19)
Earl Poole Ball (US country pianist) (tracks 14, 22)
Charlie Bragg (track 12)
Don Davis (guitarist, producer & arranger) (track 12)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 1, 4, 8–10)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 21)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 7)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1968-01-13) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1971-02-16) (track 7)
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
Jan Howard (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 6, 13–14, 20, 23)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 8)
Jerry Chesnut (track 11)
Mick Jagger (track 16)
Kris Kristofferson (track 22)
Keith Richards (Rolling Stones guitarist) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1968) (track 1)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1969) (track 4)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1970) (tracks 9–10)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1971) (track 7)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1976) (track 12)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (track 12)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1979) (track 17)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use “ABKCO”) (track 16)
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 1)
Big Sky Music (publisher for Bob Dylan) (track 5)
Gideon Music (track 16)
Revega Music (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (track 17)
recorded at:
Folsom State Prison in Folsom, California, United States (1968-01-13) (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 164) (order: 163) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Highway Patrolman (track 19)
No Expectations (track 16)
Oney (track 11)
The Last Time (track 22)
(Ghost) Riders in the Sky: A Cowboy Legend (1979-02 – 1979-04) (track 17)
is based on:
is the basis for:
SAM Song (track 17)
Wanted Man (track 5)
later parody versions:
The Cats of Cash (track 1)
later translated versions:
A Boy Named Sue (french version) (track 4)
Aaveratsastajat (track 17)
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 1)
Kiven sisällä (track 3)
Le Fugitif (track 5)
Man in zwart (track 7)
Mijn naam is Mien (track 4)
Veenhuizen (track 3)
Verkko heiluu (track 17)
Zondagmiddag Lilian (track 10)
later versions:
Cocaine Blues (Rev. Gary Davis arrangement) (track 2)
live cover recording of:
Cocaine Blues (T.J. Arnall version) (track 2)
live recording of:
San Quentin (track 3)
Folsom Prison Blues (1968-01-13) (track 1)
A Boy Named Sue (1969-02-24) (track 4)
recording of:
After the Ball (track 20)
Bull Rider (track 18)
Flesh and Blood (track 9)
Hit the Road and Go (track 13)
One Piece at a Time (track 12)
Wanted Man (track 5)
What Is Truth? (track 8)
Without Love (track 21)
Man in Black (1971-02-16) (track 7)
version of:
Little Sadie (track 2)

Release Group

Wikipedia:en: The Essential Johnny Cash (1992 album) [info]
Wikidata:Q7732485 [info]