Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wide Open Road (demo) 1:52
2 You're My Baby (demo) 1:42
3 Folsom Prison Blues (alternate) 2:31
4 Wide Open Road (alternate) 2:27
5 Two Timin' Woman 1:58
6 Goodnight Irene (alternate) 2:41
7 Port of Lonely Hearts 2:35
8 My Treasure (demo) 2:32
9 My Treasure 1:18
10 Wide Open Road 2:25
11 Cry! Cry! Cry! 2:27
12 Hey Porter 2:14
13 Folsom Prison Blues 2:49
14 Luther Played the Boogie 2:05
15 So Dogone Lonesome 2:36
16 Mean Eyed Cat 2:30
17 I Couldn't Keep From Crying 2:02
18 New Mexico 2:05
19 Rock 'n' Roll Ruby (demo) 1:44
20 Get Rhythm (Althernate) 2:16
21 I Walk the Line (alternate) 2:41
22 Train of Love (alternate) 2:20
23 Get Rhythm 2:15
24 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:44
25 There You Go 2:17
26 Train of Love 2:24
27 One More Ride (demo) 0:53
28 Goodbye Little Darling 2:11
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 I Love You Because (alternate) 2:23
2 Straight a's in Love 2:12
3 Don't Make Me Go (alternate) 2:42
4 Next in Line 2:42
5 Don't Make Me Go 2:25
6 Give My Love to Rose (alternate) 2:39
7 Home of the Blues 2:36
8 Give My Love to Rose 2:38
9 The Wreck of the Old '97 1:45
10 Rock Island Line 2:07
11 Belshazar 2:22
12 Leave That Junk Alone (demo) 1:27
13 Country Boy (demo) 1:47
14 Country Boy 1:49
15 Doin' My Time 2:34
16 If the Good Lord's Willing 1:40
17 I Heard That Lonesome Whistle Blow 2:22
18 Remember Me (I'm the One Who Loves You) 1:56
19 I Was There When It Happened 2:12
20 Come in Stranger (alternate) 2:29
21 Big River 2:09
22 Ballad of a Teenage Queen 2:09
23 Come in Stranger 1:38
24 Oh Lonesome Me (alternate) 2:27
25 Guess Things Happen That Way 1:47
26 Oh Lonesome Me 2:26
27 You're the Nearest Thing to Heaven (alternate) 2:35
28 Sugartime 1:45
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Born to Lose 2:07
2 You're the Nearest Thing to Heaven 2:37
3 Always Alone (alternate) 2:50
4 Always Alone 1:47
5 The Story of a Broken Heart (alternate) 6:21
6 The Story of a Broken Heart 2:07
7 You Tell Me 1:16
8 Life Goes On 1:56
9 You Win Again 2:48
10 I Could Never Be Ashamed of You 2:11
11 Cold, Cold Heart 2:17
12 Hey, Good Lookin' 1:40
13 I Can't Help It (If I'm Still in Love with You) 1:43
14 Blue Train 1:59
15 Katy Too 1:56
16 The Ways of a Woman in Love (alternate) 2:23
17 Thanks a Lot (alternate) 3:07
18 Fool's Hall of Fame (alternate) 2:31
19 The Ways of a Woman in Love 2:12
20 Thanks a Lot 2:52
21 It's Just About Time 2:04
22 I Just Thought You'd Like to Know (alternate) 2:20
23 I Just Thought You'd Like to Know 2:20
24 I Forgot to Remember to Forget (alternate) 2:04
25 I Forgot to Remember to Forget 1:50
26 Down the Street to 301 2:01

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
West Memphis, Arkansas, United States (1955-05-21) (track 10)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 24)
guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05-21) (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 2, 17–18)
bass:
Marshall Grant (tracks 17–18)
Marshall Grant (1955-05-21) (track 10)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 24)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (tracks 17–18)
Luther Perkins (1955-05-21) (track 10)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 24)
arranger:
Lead Belly (track 6)
John Lomax (track 6)
composer:
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 19)
Bob Nolan (Western songwriter) (track 27)
Marty Robbins (track 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (tracks 21, 24)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 8–13, 15–16, 20, 23, 25)
lyricist:
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 19)
Bob Nolan (Western songwriter) (track 27)
Marty Robbins (track 17)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (tracks 21, 24)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 8–13, 15–16, 20, 23, 25)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 24)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 17–18, 24)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05-21) (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 24)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 2, 17–18)
writer:
Chet Atkins (track 14)
Gene Autry (track 28)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 7, 14, 22, 26)
Hoyt Johnson (track 14)
Johnny Johnson (American singer/songwriter) (track 18)
Leon Lambson (track 18)
Johnny Marvin (track 28)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (track 24)
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 24)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 3, 13, 21, 24)
Carlin Music (track 25)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 3, 11–13, 20–21, 23–24)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 28)
Hill & Range (tracks 21, 24)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (tracks 21, 24)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 21, 24)
Knox Music Ltd. (tracks 14, 16)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 16)
Lodlow Music (track 6)
Ludlow Music, Inc. (track 6)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 12)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (order: 592) (track 6)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (tracks 21, 24)
cover recording of:
New Mexico (track 18)
One More Ride (track 27)
is based on:
Crescent City Blues (tracks 3, 13)
is the basis for:
Adios Irene (track 6)
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 6)
Roll On Columbia (track 6)
later parody versions:
Donnie Prison Blues (tracks 3, 13)
I Cross the Line (tracks 21, 24)
I Walk The Line #3 (tracks 21, 24)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 3, 13, 21, 24)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 6)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 6)
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (tracks 3, 13)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 11)
Jou blijf ik trouw (tracks 21, 24)
Sluten anstalt blues (tracks 3, 13)
Yölinjalla (tracks 21, 24)
later versions:
... och flickan spann (tracks 21, 24)
Mach Tempo (Get Rhythm) (tracks 20, 23)
live recording of:
Wide Open Road (1955-05-21) (track 10)
recording of:
Cry! Cry! Cry! (track 11)
Folsom Prison Blues (tracks 3, 13)
Get Rhythm (tracks 20, 23)
Goodnight Irene (track 6)
Hey, Porter (track 12)
I Walk the Line (track 21)
Mean Eyed Cat (track 16)
My Treasure (tracks 8–9)
Rock and Roll Ruby (track 19)
So Doggone Lonesome (track 15)
There You Go (track 25)
Train of Love (tracks 22, 26)
Wide Open Road (tracks 1, 4)
You're My Baby (track 2)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 24)