Tracklist

Cassette 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 Stand by Your Man Tammy Wynette 4 2:39
A2 Radio Heart Charly McClain 3:09
A3 The Most Beautiful Girl Charlie Rich 4.35 2:36
A4 16th Avenue Lacy J. Dalton 3:05
A5 The City of New Orleans Johnny Cash 3:41
A6 Highwayman W. Jennings, W. Nelson, J. Cash, K. Kristofferson 4.4 3:01
A7 The River Unbroken Dolly Parton 4:15
A8 Mississippi Barbara Fairchild 3:55
A9 Rawhide Frankie Laine 2:00
A10 It Never Rains in Southern California Albert Hammond 4.35 3:51
A11 Too Many Lovers Crystal Gayle 3:44
A12 Would You Lay With Me (In a Field of Stone) Tanya Tucker 2:22
A13 Seven Spanish Angels Willie Nelson with Ray Charles 3 3:47
A14 Mountain Pass Dan Fogelberg 2:45
B1 California Keith Stegall 3:14
B2 Seven Year Ache Rosanne Cash 3:12
B3 Crying My Heart Out Over You Ricky Skaggs 2:58
B4 In Your Eyes Charly McClain 3:17
B5 Heart of Gold Willie Nelson 3:08
B6 That Horse That You Can't Ride Moe Bandy 2:54
B7 D.I.V.O.R.C.E. Tammy Wynette 4 2:55
B8 So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad) Sweethearts of the Rodeo 3:09
B9 Rollin' Home Gene Watson 3:01
B10 Blue Bayou Roy Orbison 4.5 2:28
B11 I Can Help Billy Swan 5 2:58
B12 Oh Darlin' (Why Don't You Care for Me No More) The O’Kanes 2:51
B13 Rose Garden Lynn Anderson 4.5 2:50
B14 I Gotta Get Drunk George Jones with Willie Nelson 2:10
B15 Homeward Bound Janie Fricke 2:56

Credits

Cassette 1

acoustic guitar:
Dale Sellers (Nashville session guitarist) (1984) (track A13)
drums (drum set):
Kenneth Malone (session drummer/percussion) (1984) (track A13)
trumpet:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track A13)
Jose McElhiney (1984) (track A13)
strings:
The “A” Strings (1984) (track A13)
guitar:
Dan Fogelberg (track A14)
harmonica:
Terry McMillan (1984) (track A13)
bass:
Robert Wray (1984) (track A13)
steel guitar:
Pete Drake (steel guitar player) (1984) (track A13)
keyboard:
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1984) (track A13)
gut guitar [gut string guitar]:
Pete Bordonali (1984) (track A13)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1984) (track A13)
assistant engineer:
Ken Criblez (track A6)
Larry Greenhill (track A6)
background vocals:
Louis Nunley (1984) (track A13)
Lisa Silver (1984) (track A13)
Diane Tidwell (1984) (track A13)
Hurshel Wiginton (1984) (track A13)
composer:
Rosanne Cash (track B2)
Don Everly (track B8)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track A5)
Willie Nelson (track B14)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track B15)
Joe South (track B13)
Billy Swan (track B11)
Werner Theunissen (track A8)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks A6, A6)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track B5)
Bobby Braddock (track B7)
Joe Melson (track B10)
Roy Orbison (track B10)
Dimitri Tiomkin (track A9)
conductor:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track A13)
engineer:
Lou Bradley (American producer, engineer, also songwriter) (track A3)
David Cherry (track A6)
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track A14)
Chips Moman (track A6)
lead vocals:
Charlie Rich (track A3)
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1984) (track A13)
Willie Nelson (1984) (track A13)
Tammy Wynette (track A1)
lyricist:
Rosanne Cash (track B2)
Don Everly (track B8)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (track A5)
Willie Nelson (track B14)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track B15)
Joe South (track B13)
Billy Swan (track B11)
Werner Theunissen (track A8)
Ned Washington (track A9)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks A6, A6)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (track B5)
Joe Melson (1963) (track B10)
Roy Orbison (1963) (track B10)
performer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track A6)
Waylon Jennings (track A6)
Kris Kristofferson (track A6)
Willie Nelson (track A6)
producer:
Dan Fogelberg (track A14)
Fred Foster (track B10)
Marty Lewis (engineer) (track A14)
Chips Moman (track A6)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (tracks A1, A13)
vocals:
Charlie Rich (track A3)
Ricky Skaggs (track A14)
writer:
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (tracks A1, A3)
Rory Bourke (track A3)
Albert Hammond (track A10)
Mike Hazlewood (track A10)
Troy Seals (American singer, songwriter, and guitarist) (track A13)
Eddie Setser (In Groups: James Brown And The Dapps, Jellyroll, The Dapps) (track A13)
Tammy Wynette (track A1)
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) (1973) (track A3)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1985) (track A6)
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 A6)
publisher:
April Music Inc. ( – ????) (track A10)
EMI April Music Inc. (track A10)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks A1, A3)
MCA Music Ltd. (track A9)
Pattern Music Ltd (track B15)
Paul Simon Music (track B15)
Silver Fiddle Music (track B5)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track B13)
WB Music Group (track A13)
Acuff Rose Publications, Inc. (1961) (track B10)
edits:
It Never Rains in Southern California (single version) by Albert Hammond (track A10)
It Never Rains in Southern California (single version) by Albert Hammond (track A10)
karaoke versions:
Blue Bayou (karaoke) by Roy Orbison (track B10)
cover recording of:
Heart of Gold (track B5)
Rawhide (track A9)
The Highwayman (track A6)
Rose Garden (1970) (track B13)
is the basis for:
Highwomen (tracks A6, A6)
Liten og grønn (track A5)
later translated parody versions:
Schiff ei (track A9)
later translated versions:
Blijf bij je man (track A1)
Herz aus Gold (track B5)
Ich bleib bei dir (track A8)
Ik mis je zo (track B10)
Is er een kans (track A1)
Jardín de rosas (track B13)
Kopf aus Holz (track B5)
Mijn eiland (track B10)
Mississippi (Finnish translation) (track A8)
Mississippi (German version) (track A8)
Mississippi (Dutch version) (track A8)
Pazudušais dēls (Latvian version of "City of New Orleans") (track A5)
Rakkauden saari (track B10)
Steh' bei dein Mann (track A1)
Tuun Blue Bayou'uun (track B10)
Un autographe, SVP (Homeward Bound) (track B15)
Wer Liebe sucht (track A1)
later versions:
Du tillhör mig (track A1)
En dans på rosor (track B13)
Heart of Gold (additional lyrics) (track B5)
Je te demande pardon (track B13)
Salut les amoureux (track A5)
recording of:
Blue Bayou (1961) (track B10)
D-I-V-O-R-C-E (1968 song) (1968) (track B7)
Stand by Your Man (1968) (track A1)
Mississippi (1972) (track A8)
City of New Orleans (1973) (track A5)
I Can Help (1974) (track B11)
I Gotta Get Drunk (1979) (track B14)
Homeward Bound (1981) (track B15)
Seven Year Ache (1981) (track B2)
Seven Spanish Angels (1984) (track A13)
The Highwayman (1985) (track A6)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
Hey Mister (track A3)