Tracklist

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CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Cry! Cry! Cry! 2:28
2 Hey Porter 2:13
3 So Doggone Lonesome 2:36
4 Folsom Prison Blues 2:31
5 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:41
6 Get Rhythm 2:14
7 There You Go 2:17
8 Train of Love 2:24
9 Next in Line 2:45
10 Don't Make Me Go 2:45
11 Home of the Blues 2:39
12 Give My Love to Rose 2:42
13 Ballad of a Teenage Queen 2:12
14 Big River 3 2:32
15 Guess Things Happen That Way 1:50
16 Come in Stranger 1:42
17 The Ways of a Woman in Love 2:16
18 You're the Nearest Thing to Heaven 2:37
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Rock Island Line 2:12
2 Country Boy 1:53
3 Wreck of the Old '97 1:49
4 You Win Again 2:17
5 It's Just About Time 2:08
6 I Just Thought You'd Like to Know 2:24
7 Thanks a Lot 2:37
8 Luther Played the Boogie 2:05
9 Katy Too 2:00
10 I Forgot to Remember to Forget 2:08
11 I Love You Because 2:27
12 Down the Street to 301 2:05
13 The Story of a Broken Heart 2:11
14 Mean Eyed Cat 2:30
15 Oh Lonesome Me 2:30
16 Born to Lose 2:11
17 Goodnight Irene 2:41
18 Cold, Cold Heart 2:18

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1957-11-12) (track 14)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 14)
guitar:
Jack Clement (1957-11-12) (track 14)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1957-11-12) (track 14)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 5)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Luther Perkins (1957-11-12) (track 14)
composer:
Jack Clement (tracks 13, 15)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 12, 14)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 5)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 10)
lyricist:
Jack Clement (tracks 13, 15)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 12, 14, 18)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 5)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 10)
performer:
The Tennessee Two (track 14)
producer:
Jack Clement (tracks 14, 17–18)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 5)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 5)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 14)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 8–9, 16)
Jim Atkins (track 18)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (tracks 11, 18)
Glen Douglas (track 11)
Hoyt Johnson (track 18)
Bill Justis (track 17)
Lillie McAlpin (track 11)
Charlie Rich (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 5)
Sun Record Company (1957) (track 14)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1958) (track 14)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 4–5, 12)
Carlin Music (tracks 7, 12)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 9)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 14)
Hill & Range (track 5)
Hill & Range Songs, Inc. (tracks 1, 9)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 5)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 5, 14)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 14)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 2)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 5)
cover recording of:
is based on:
is the basis for:
Lindschi (track 12)
later parody versions:
I Cross the Line (track 5)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 5)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 4–5)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 4)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 1)
Hälsa min Marie (track 12)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 5)
Yölinjalla (track 5)
later versions:
recording of:
Come in Stranger (track 16)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (track 1)
Don’t Make Me Go (track 10)
Get Rhythm (track 6)
Hey, Porter (track 2)
Home of the Blues (track 11)
Next in Line (track 9)
There You Go (track 7)
Train of Love (track 8)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 5)
Big River (1957-11-12) (track 14)
You’re the Nearest Thing to Heaven (1958-05-15) (track 18)

CD 2

arranger:
Lead Belly (track 17)
John Lomax (track 17)
composer:
Frankie Brown (track 16)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 2, 14)
Jack Clement (tracks 5, 12)
Don Gibson (track 15)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 11)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 13)
Charlie Rich (track 7)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 4, 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
lyricist:
Frankie Brown (track 16)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 2, 14)
Jack Clement (tracks 5, 12)
Don Gibson (track 15)
Leon Payne (Country/Rockabilly artist) (track 11)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 13)
Charlie Rich (track 7)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (tracks 4, 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 8–9)
Jack Clement (track 9)
Charlie Rich (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
Chet Atkins (track 8)
Charlie Feathers (track 10)
Hoyt Johnson (track 8)
Stan Kesler (track 10)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (track 3)
Acuff Rose Music, Inc. (tracks 11, 18)
Acuff-Rose (track 15)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 10)
Fred Rose Music, Inc. (tracks 11, 18)
Hiriam Music (track 18)
Knox Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 8, 14)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 14)
Lodlow Music (track 17)
Ludlow Music, Inc. (track 17)
Peer International (track 16)
Sony/ATV Acuff Rose Music (tracks 11, 15)
Spencer Music Corp. (track 17)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 777) (order: 261) (track 3)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (order: 592) (track 17)
cover recording of:
I Love You Because (track 11)
Oh Lonesome Me (track 15)
Thanks a Lot (track 7)
You Win Again (track 4)
is the basis for:
Adios Irene (track 17)
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 17)
Oh ! Quelle nuit (track 15)
Roll On Columbia (track 17)
later parody versions:
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 17)
Country Boy (German version) (track 2)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 17)
I låven på Ås (track 11)
Oh, doe dat niet! (track 15)
Ptačí nářečí (track 15)
Wo bleib i? (track 15)
Ô pauvre amour (track 15)
later versions:
Solitario (track 15)
recording of:
Born to Lose (track 16)
Cold, Cold Heart (track 18)
Country Boy (track 2)
Goodnight Irene (track 17)
Katy Too (track 9)
Mean Eyed Cat (track 14)
Rock Island Line (track 1)
referred to in medleys: