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℗ 2005 Universal Music Group International / Sony BMG Music Entertainment
© 2005 Universal Music Group International, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. / Sony BMG Music Entertainment
Made in the EU

Annotation last modified on 2018-09-24 16:25 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ring of Fire Johnny Cash 4.3 2:36
2 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash 4.35 2:46
3 Jackson Johnny Cash 4 2:46
4 Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash 4.2 2:51
5 A Boy Named Sue (live) Johnny Cash 4.65 3:46
6 Big River Johnny Cash 3 2:31
7 Get Rhythm Johnny Cash 3.35 2:13
8 Cry! Cry! Cry! Johnny Cash 3 2:24
9 Hey Porter Johnny Cash 3.35 2:14
10 A Thing Called Love Johnny Cash 2:32
11 Guess Things Happen That Way Johnny Cash 3.65 1:52
12 San Quentin (live) Johnny Cash 3:07
13 Man in Black Johnny Cash 3.35 2:53
14 Highwayman The Highwaymen 4.4 3:03
15 The Wanderer U2 & Johnny Cash 2.65 4:44
16 I've Been Everywhere Johnny Cash 4.35 3:17
17 Rusty Cage Johnny Cash 4 2:50
18 Personal Jesus Johnny Cash 4 3:19
19 Give My Love to Rose Johnny Cash 3 3:28
20 One Johnny Cash 4 3:52
21 Hurt Johnny Cash 4.8 3:39

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1955-05) (track 8)
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1963-03-25) (track 1)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1967-01-11) (track 3)
Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1971-02-16) (track 13)
acoustic guitar:
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (tracks 19, 21)
John Frusciante (track 18)
Smokey Hormel (tracks 19, 21)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 8)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 2)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1971-02-16) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
W.S. Holland (1971-02-16) (track 13)
Steve Ferrone (1995 – 1996) (tracks 16–17)
mellotron, organ and piano:
Benmont Tench (track 21)
slide guitar:
Smokey Hormel (track 18)
synthesizer:
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 15)
organ and reed organ:
Benmont Tench (track 19)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 7)
Jack Clement (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 7)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-05) (track 8)
Marshall Grant (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Marshall Grant (1971-02-16) (track 13)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (tracks 2, 7)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-05) (track 8)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 2)
Luther Perkins (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Bob Wootton (1971-02-16) (track 13)
percussion:
Steve Ferrone (1995 – 1996) (tracks 16–17)
electronic instruments:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 15)
piano:
Billy Preston (track 18)
harmonium and organ:
Benmont Tench (track 19)
additional acoustic guitar:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (track 16)
additional synthesizer:
Brian Eno (track 15)
additional bass:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (track 16)
additional electric guitar:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (track 16)
additional percussion:
Juliet Prater (1995 – 1996) (track 17)
additional engineer:
Richard Dodd (mastering engineer, producer and engineer) (track 20)
D.Sardy (track 20)
David Schiffman (American producer/audio engineer) (track 20)
assistant engineer:
Ken Criblez (track 14)
Larry Greenhill (track 14)
associate producer:
John Carter Cash (tracks 18–21)
background vocals:
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 15)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 4, 6–9, 12–13, 19)
Jack Clement (track 11)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 17)
Martin L. Gore (track 18)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
Geoff Mack (track 16)
Jerry Reed (track 10)
Trent Reznor (track 21)
Shel Silverstein (track 5)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 14, 14)
Billy Edd Wheeler (track 3)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 2)
Bono (singer of U2) (tracks 15, 20)
Adam Clayton (tracks 15, 20)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (tracks 15, 20)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (tracks 15, 20)
editor:
Billy Bowers (US engineer) (track 20)
Chuck Turner (track 20)
engineer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (track 20)
Bob Breault (track 5)
David Cherry (track 14)
Neil Wilburn (track 5)
Chips Moman (track 14)
Sylvia Massy (tracks 16–17)
guest lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
instruments:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 18–21)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 4, 6–9, 12–13, 19)
Paul David Hewson (singer of U2) (track 20)
Jack Clement (track 11)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 17)
Martin L. Gore (track 18)
Jerry Leiber (track 3)
Geoff Mack (track 16)
Jerry Reed (track 10)
Trent Reznor (track 21)
Shel Silverstein (track 5)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 14, 14)
Billy Edd Wheeler (track 3)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 2)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 15)
miscellaneous support:
Lindsay Chase (track 20)
mixer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 18–21)
Sylvia Massy (tracks 16–17)
performer:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 14)
The Carter Family (later generations of the family after 1943) (track 1)
Waylon Jennings (track 14)
Kris Kristofferson (track 14)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
The Tennessee Two (track 6)
producer:
Brian Eno (track 15)
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) (track 15)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 2, 4–5)
Frank Jones (producer for Columbia, often with Don Law; also singer/songwiter) (tracks 1, 3)
Don Law (tracks 1, 3)
Chips Moman (track 14)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 2, 4, 7–9)
Rick Rubin (tracks 16–21)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 13)
Jack Clement (tracks 6, 11)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 15)
recording engineer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 18–19, 21)
vocals:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 8)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (tracks 2, 7)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1971-02-16) (track 13)
writer:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 1)
Merle Kilgore (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1955) (tracks 8–9)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (tracks 2, 7)
Sun Record Company (1956) (tracks 2, 7)
Sun Record Company (1957) (track 6)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1958) (tracks 6, 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) (1963) (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) (1967) (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) (1969) (track 5)
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 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) (1977) (track 1)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1985) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1985) (track 14)
The Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company) (1993) (track 15)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1993) (track 15)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (1996) (tracks 16–17)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (2000) (track 20)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (2003) (tracks 19, 21)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 2, 4, 19)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 2, 4, 7–9)
Carlin Music (track 19)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 18)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 6)
Hill & Range (track 2)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 2)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 2, 6)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 6)
Sixteen Stars Music (track 10)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 3)
TVT Music, Inc. (track 21)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 9)
You Make Me Sick I Make Music (1991) (track 17)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Johnny by Neil Cicierega (track 21)
music videos:
Hurt by Johnny Cash (track 21)
sampled by:
part of:
New York Post: 100 Greatest Covers (2007) (number: 7) (order: 7) (track 18)
New York Post: 100 Greatest Covers (2007) (number: 87) (order: 86) (track 21)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 430) (order: 430) (track 21)
arrangements:
Fuego D'Amor (Anillo De Fuego) (translated) (track 1)
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 2)
cover recording of:
A Thing Called Love (track 10)
Hurt (track 21)
One (U2 song) (track 20)
Personal Jesus (track 18)
The Highwayman (track 14)
Ring of Fire (1963-03-25) (track 1)
Jackson (1967-01-11) (track 3)
I’ve Been Everywhere (1995 – 1996) (track 16)
Rusty Cage (1995 – 1996) (track 17)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Highwomen (tracks 14, 14)
Lindschi (track 19)
Tautas balss (track 18)
later parody versions:
I Cross the Line (track 2)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 2)
Luikurihumppa (track 18)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 2, 4)
later translated versions:
A Boy Named Sue (french version) (track 5)
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 4)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 8)
Hälsa min Marie (track 19)
Is dat effe 'n sof (track 10)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 2)
Kiven sisällä (track 12)
Man in zwart (track 13)
Mijn naam is Mien (track 5)
Ring aus Feuer (track 1)
Ring van vuur (track 1)
Veenhuizen (track 12)
Verletzt (track 21)
Yölinjalla (track 2)
later versions:
Jackson (German version) (track 3)
Ring aus Feuer (track 1)
live recording of:
San Quentin (track 12)
A Boy Named Sue (1969-02-24) (track 5)
recording of:
The Wanderer (track 15)
Hey, Porter (1955-03-22) (track 9)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (1955-05) (track 8)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track 4)
Get Rhythm (1956-04-02) (track 7)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 2)
Big River (1957-11-12) (track 6)
Guess Things Happen That Way (1958-04 – 1958-05) (track 11)
Man in Black (1971-02-16) (track 13)
The Highwayman (1985) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:

Release

manufactured in:Europe
art direction:Vartan (art direction)
photography:Andrew Earl
Kevin Estrada (photography)
David Gahr (photographer)
Don Hunstein (photographer)
Les Leverett
Jim Marshall (photographer)
Alan Messer (photographer)
remastering:Gavin Lurssen (American mastering engineer)
Dana G. Smart
design:Meire Murakami
t42design
copyrighted by:Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (in 2005)
Universal Music Enterprises (not for release label use; catalog/reissue division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (in 2005)
Universal Music Group International (manages UMG's offices in most countries outside of North America) (in 2005)
phonographic copyright by:Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (in 2005)
Universal Music Group International (manages UMG's offices in most countries outside of North America) (in 2005)
remastered at:The Mastering Lab (Hollywood, 1967-2008) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/761943 [info]
ASIN:UK: B000BW9UJY [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/comp/johnny_cash/ring_of_fire__the_legend_of_johnny_cash_f1/ [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/media/26503/ [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0001607436 [info]