Tracklist

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CD 1: Who’s Gonna Cry
# Title Rating Length
1 The Long Black Veil 3:15
2 Flesh and Blood 2:30
3 Just the Other Side of Nowhere 3:19
4 If I Give My Soul 3:02
5 Understand Your Man 2:06
6 Banks of the Ohio 4:08
7 Two Timin’ Woman 2:06
8 The Caretaker 1:55
9 Old Chunk of Coal 1:54
10 I’m Going to Memphis 2:40
11 Breaking Bread 2:49
12 Waiting for a Train 1:47
13 Casey’s Last Ride 3:21
14 No Earthly Good 2:44
15 The Fourth Man in the Fire 4 2:48
16 Dark as a Dungeon 3:01
17 Book Review 2:08
18 Down There by the Train (alternate take) 5:49
CD 2: Trouble in Mind
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Pocahontas Johnny Cash 3:44
2 I’m a Drifter (version 1) Johnny Cash 3:50
3 Trouble in Mind Johnny Cash 3:32
4 Down the Line Johnny Cash 2:38
5 I’m Movin’ On Johnny Cash 2:55
6 As Long as the Grass Shall Grow Johnny Cash 4:22
7 Heart of Gold Johnny Cash 3:02
8 The Running Kind Johnny Cash feat. Tom Petty 3:12
9 Everybody’s Trying to Be My Baby Johnny Cash 2:12
10 Brown-Eyed Handsome Man Johnny Cash feat. Carl Perkins 2:21
11 “T” for Texas Johnny Cash 3:39
12 Devil’s Right Hand Johnny Cash 2:33
13 I’m a Drifter (version 2) Johnny Cash 3:45
14 Like a Soldier Johnny Cash feat. Willie Nelson 2:55
15 Drive On (alternate lyrics) Johnny Cash 2:24
16 Bird on a Wire (live with orchestra) Johnny Cash 5:11
CD 3: Redemption Songs
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Singer of Songs Johnny Cash 2:49
2 The L & N Don’t Stop Here Anymore Johnny Cash 3:13
3 Redemption Song Johnny Cash feat. Joe Strummer 3:28
4 Father and Son Johnny Cash feat. Fiona Apple 2:50
5 Chattanooga Sugar Babe Johnny Cash 3:17
6 He Stopped Loving Her Today Johnny Cash 2:37
7 Hard Times Johnny Cash 4:02
8 Wichita Lineman Johnny Cash 3:03
9 Cindy Johnny Cash feat. Nick Cave 2:53
10 Big Iron Johnny Cash 3:52
11 Salty Dog Johnny Cash 2:26
12 Gentle on My Mind Johnny Cash feat. Glen Campbell 3:25
13 You Are My Sunshine Johnny Cash 4 3:18
14 You’ll Never Walk Alone Johnny Cash 2:59
15 The Man Comes Around (early take) Johnny Cash 3:50
CD 4: My Mother’s Hymn Book
# Title Rating Length
1 Where We’ll Never Grow Old 3:31
2 I Shall Not Be Moved 2:41
3 I Am a Pilgrim 2:28
4 Do Lord 2:13
5 When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder 1:36
6 If We Never Meet Again This Side of Heaven 2:31
7 I’ll Fly Away 1:54
8 Where the Soul of Man Never Dies 2:16
9 Let the Lower Lights Be Burning 3:14
10 When He Reached Down 2:14
11 In the Sweet By and By 2:25
12 I’m Bound for the Promised Land 2:15
13 In the Garden 3:18
14 Softly and Tenderly 3:17
15 Just As I Am 2:38
CD 5: Best of Cash on American
# Title Rating Length
1 Delia’s Gone 4 2:20
2 Bird on a Wire 4 4:04
3 Thirteen 3:23
4 Rowboat 4 3:45
5 The One Rose (That’s Left in My Heart) 3 2:28
6 Rusty Cage 4 2:50
7 Southern Accents 3 4:43
8 The Mercy Seat 3 4:36
9 Solitary Man 4.5 2:26
10 Wayfaring Stranger 3:22
11 One 4 3:53
12 I Hung My Head 3.5 3:52
13 The Man Comes Around 4.5 4:30
14 We’ll Meet Again 3.4 2:58
15 Hurt 4.8 3:38

Credits

CD 1: Who’s Gonna Cry

composer:
Kathleen Brennan (track 18)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 5, 14)
Danny Dill (track 1)
Randy L. George (track 11)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 3, 13)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 12)
Billy Joe Shaver (tracks 4, 9)
Arthur Smith (“Guitar Boogie” Smith US country artist) (track 15)
Merle Travis (track 16)
Tom Waits (track 18)
Marijohn Wilkin (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1970) (track 2)
lyricist:
Kathleen Brennan (track 18)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 5, 14)
Danny Dill (track 1)
Randy L. George (track 11)
Kris Kristofferson (tracks 3, 13)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 12)
Billy Joe Shaver (tracks 4, 9)
Arthur Smith (“Guitar Boogie” Smith US country artist) (track 15)
Merle Travis (track 16)
Tom Waits (track 18)
Marijohn Wilkin (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1970) (track 2)
mixer:
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 1–8, 10–18)
D. Sardy (track 9)
producer:
Rick Rubin (tracks 1–18)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 7–8, 10)
Hollie "Bull" Dew (Blues singer, former Parchman inmate) (track 10)
Ron Hacker (track 7)
Gordon Jenkins (track 8)
Alan Lomax (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
publisher:
BJ Shaver Music (track 9)
Cedarwood Music (track 1)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 9)
cover recording of:
Dark as a Dungeon (track 16)
The Fourth Man (track 15)
recording of:
Banks of the Ohio (track 6)
Breaking Bread (track 11)
Casey’s Last Ride (track 13)
Flesh and Blood (track 2)
Going to Memphis (Johnny Cash arrangement) (track 10)
If I Give My Soul (track 4)
No Earthly Good (track 14)
Old Chunk of Coal (track 9)
The Caretaker (track 8)
Two Timin’ Woman (track 7)
Understand Your Man (1964 song) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: Trouble in Mind

recorded in:
drums (drum set):
Chad Smith (drummer from Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track 7)
bass guitar:
Flea (US bassist) (track 7)
flute and mellotron:
Tom Petty (track 1)
guitar:
John Frusciante (track 7)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 9)
piano:
Benmont Tench (track 4)
additional performer:
Flea (US bassist) (track 13)
The Red Devils (US blues-rock, 1980s/90s) (tracks 11–12)
Chad Smith (drummer from Red Hot Chili Peppers) (track 13)
composer:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 14–15)
Leonard Cohen (track 16)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 12)
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 8)
Richard M. Jones (track 3)
Roy Orbison (track 4)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 13)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 11)
Hank Snow (track 5)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (tracks 1, 7)
lyricist:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 9)
Chuck Berry (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 14–15)
Leonard Cohen (track 16)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 12)
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 8)
Richard M. Jones (track 3)
Roy Orbison (track 4)
Dolly Parton (tracks 2, 13)
Jimmie Rodgers (country music pioneer, died in 1933) (track 11)
Hank Snow (track 5)
Neil Young (Canadian singer, songwriter & musician) (tracks 1, 7)
mixer:
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 1, 15)
Greg Fidelman (tracks 2–6, 8–13)
D. Sardy (tracks 7, 14, 16)
performer:
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (track 10)
producer:
Rick Rubin (tracks 1–16)
vocals:
June Carter Cash (American Country singer and songwriter) (track 6)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
Tom Petty (track 8)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 6)
Peter La Farge (track 6)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 10)
Hill & Range (track 5)
Knox Music Ltd. (track 9)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 9)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 9)
Roys Boy’s, LLC (track 4)
Silver Fiddle Music (tracks 1, 7)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 3)
Universal Studios, Inc. (formerly known as MCA Inc.) (track 3)
part of:
Blue Yodels by Jimmie Rodgers (order: 1) (track 11)
arrangements:
Trouble in Mind (track 3)
cover recording of:
Heart of Gold (track 7)
I’m Moving On (track 5)
I’m a Drifter (tracks 2, 13)
Pocahontas (track 1)
Running Kind (track 8)
Trouble in Mind (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Détective privé (track 10)
Fugl på en snor (track 16)
Herz aus Gold (track 7)
Kopf aus Holz (track 7)
later versions:
En revenant (track 5)
Heart of Gold (additional lyrics) (track 7)
Rendez-vous (track 4)
Vivre tout seul (track 16)
live cover recording of:
Bird on the Wire (track 16)
part of:
Million Dollar Quartet (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott) (track 10)
recording of:
Drive On (track 15)
Like a Soldier (track 14)

CD 3: Redemption Songs

anthem of:
Louisiana, United States (track 13)
guitar:
Smokey Hormel (track 3)
Joe Strummer (track 3)
piano:
Rick Rubin (track 3)
harmonium:
Benmont Tench (track 3)
associate producer:
John Carter Cash (track 3)
composer:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (track 5)
Bobby Braddock (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
John Hartford (track 12)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 3)
Tim O’Connell (track 1)
Jean Ritchie (track 2)
Marty Robbins (track 10)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 9, 11)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1855) (track 7)
Richard Rodgers (track 14)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (1968) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Joe Strummer (track 3)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 3)
lyricist:
Norman Blake (bluegrass guitarist) (track 5)
Bobby Braddock (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
Oscar Hammerstein II (collab with Rodgers) (track 14)
John Hartford (track 12)
Bob Marley (Jamaican reggae artist) (track 3)
Tim O’Connell (track 1)
Jean Ritchie (track 2)
Marty Robbins (track 10)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 4)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 9, 11)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1855) (track 7)
mixer:
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 3, 9–10, 14)
Greg Fidelman (track 4)
D. Sardy (tracks 1–8, 11–13, 15)
performer:
Glen Campbell (US country singer, guitarist & actor) (track 12)
producer:
Rick Rubin (tracks 1–15)
vocals:
Fiona Apple (track 4)
Nick Cave (track 9)
writer:
Jimmie Davis (Singer and songwriter) (track 13)
Charles Mitchell (1940s steel-guitarist) (track 13)
publisher:
Bob Marley Music (track 3)
Cat Music Ltd. (track 4)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 14)
Chappell (company that specialized in library and production music) (track 14)
Chappell‐H (track 14)
Ensign Music Corp. (track 12)
Island Music Ltd. (track 4)
Island Music, Inc. (track 4)
Peer International (track 13)
T.B. Harms Co. (US sheet music publisher 1875 sold to Warner Brothers 1929 sold to Welk Music 1970) (track 14)
Freshwater Music Ltd. (1970 –) (track 4)
Irving Music, Inc. (1970 –) (track 4)
Blue Mountain Music (1980) (track 3)
Bob Marley Music Inc. (1980) (track 3)
Odnil Music Ltd. (1980) (track 3)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 836) (order: 275) (track 9)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11661) (order: 593) (track 11)
cover recording of:
A Singer of Songs (track 1)
Big Iron (track 10)
Father and Son (Cat Stevens) (track 4)
Gentle on My Mind (track 12)
Hard Times (track 7)
Redemption Song (track 3)
Wichita Lineman (track 8)
You Are My Sunshine (track 13)
You’ll Never Walk Alone (Carousel) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Cindy, Cindy (track 9)
Eres libre (track 3)
Fight Test (track 4)
later parody versions:
Man Gaujā benzīns (track 13)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Das wird immer sein (track 12)
Kaiho no kioku (track 3)
Kostaja (track 10)
Loop door (track 14)
Rien que toi (You'll Never Walk Alone) (track 14)
You Are My Sunshine (track 13)
ひとり行く道 (track 14)
你是我的陽光 (track 13)
later versions:
Allein bist Du nie (track 14)
part of:
Carousel (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (order: 14) (track 14)
recording of:
Cindy (track 9)
Salty Dog (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Sailing / You’ll Never Walk Alone (order: 2) (track 14)
Carousel Suite (order: 6) (track 14)
Vereinzelt Schauer (order: 10) (track 13)

CD 4: My Mother’s Hymn Book

arranger:
John R. Cash (country music legend) (tracks 5, 8–9, 11–12, 14–15)
associate producer:
John Carter Cash (tracks 1–15)
composer:
James Milton Black (American hymn writer) (track 5)
Vernie O. Fossett (track 4)
James C. Moore (track 1)
William L. Thompson (track 14)
Merle Travis (track 3)
G.E. Wright (Gospel songwriter) (track 10)
Philip Paul Bliss (1871) (track 9)
Charles Austin Miles (1912) (track 13)
William M. Golden (1914) (track 8)
Albert E. Brumley (1929) (track 7)
Albert E. Brumley (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Matilda Durham (1835) (track 12)
Joseph Philbrick Webster (1868) (track 11)
lyricist:
James Milton Black (American hymn writer) (track 5)
Vernie O. Fossett (track 4)
James C. Moore (track 1)
William L. Thompson (track 14)
Merle Travis (track 3)
G.E. Wright (Gospel songwriter) (track 10)
Sanford Fillmore Bennett (1868) (track 11)
Philip Paul Bliss (1871) (track 9)
Charles Austin Miles (1912) (track 13)
William M. Golden (1914) (track 8)
Albert E. Brumley (1929) (track 7)
Albert E. Brumley (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
mixer:
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 1–15)
producer:
Rick Rubin (tracks 1–15)
recording engineer:
Dave Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 1–15)
writer:
William B. Bradbury (composer of popular hymns) (track 15)
Albert E. Brumley (track 7)
Charlotte Elliott (track 15)
James Hendricks (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Do Lord (track 4)
I Am a Pilgrim (track 3)
In the Garden (track 13)
I’ll Fly Away (track 7)
Just as I Am (track 15)
Softly and Tenderly (Praise Hymn) (track 14)
The Sweet By-and-By (track 11)
When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder (1893 hymn) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Sweet Bye and Bye (track 11)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Addfwyn A Thyner (track 14)
later versions:
recording of:

CD 5: Best of Cash on American

acoustic guitar:
Thom Bresh (track 14)
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (track 15)
Smokey Hormel (tracks 12–13, 15)
Randy Scruggs (track 13)
Marty Stuart (track 12)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–2)
fiddle:
Laura Cash (track 14)
clarinet:
Terry Harrington (track 14)
other instruments:
Jack Clement (track 14)
drums (drum set):
Steve Ferrone (1995 – 1996) (tracks 4–6)
mellotron, organ and piano:
Benmont Tench (track 15)
organ and piano:
Benmont Tench (tracks 12–13)
organ, piano and vibraphone:
Benmont Tench (track 12)
dobro:
Jack Clement (track 14)
percussion:
Steve Ferrone (1995 – 1996) (tracks 4–6)
accordion:
Sheryl Crow (track 10)
additional acoustic guitar:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (tracks 4–5)
additional bass:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (tracks 4–5)
additional electric guitar:
Marty Stuart (1995 – 1996) (tracks 4–5)
additional percussion:
Juliet Prater (1995 – 1996) (track 6)
additional engineer:
Richard Dodd (mastering engineer, producer and engineer) (tracks 8–11)
D.Sardy (tracks 8–11)
David Schiffman (American producer/audio engineer) (tracks 8–11)
arranger:
John Carter Cash (track 10)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 10)
associate producer:
John Carter Cash (tracks 8–15)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 13)
Tom Petty (track 7)
Nick Cave (track 8)
Hugh Charles (track 14)
Leonard Cohen (track 2)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 6)
Glenn Danzig (track 3)
Beck Hansen (track 4)
Trent Reznor (track 15)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 12)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
Bono (singer of U2) (track 11)
Adam Clayton (track 11)
Neil Diamond (track 9)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 11)
Mick Harvey (track 8)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 11)
Ross Parker (track 14)
editor:
Billy Bowers (US engineer) (tracks 8–11)
Chuck Turner (tracks 8–11)
engineer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 8–11)
Sylvia Massy (tracks 4–7)
guest acoustic guitar:
Marty Stuart (track 12)
lead vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 8–15)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 13)
Tom Petty (track 7)
Paul David Hewson (singer of U2) (track 11)
Nick Cave (track 8)
Hugh Charles (track 14)
Leonard Cohen (track 2)
Chris Cornell (Soundgarden lead singer) (track 6)
Glenn Danzig (track 3)
Beck Hansen (track 4)
Trent Reznor (track 15)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 12)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
Neil Diamond (1966) (track 9)
miscellaneous support:
Lindsay Chase (tracks 8–11)
mixer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 8–15)
Sylvia Massy (tracks 4–7)
Jim Scott (US recording engineer and producer) (tracks 1–2)
producer:
Rick Rubin (tracks 1–15)
recording engineer:
David Ferguson (engineer) (tracks 12–15)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 1–2)
Tom Petty (track 9)
writer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 1)
Del Lyon (track 5)
Lani McIntire (track 5)
Karl Silbersdorf (track 1)
Dick Toops (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (1994) (tracks 1–2)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (1996) (track 6)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (2000) (track 11)
American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (2003) (track 15)
publisher:
Dash Music Co. Ltd. (track 14)
Gone Gator Music (track 7)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 14)
TVT Music, Inc. (track 15)
World Music Co. (track 14)
Youthless (track 4)
ミュージック・セールス (Japan, subsidiary of Shinko Music Entertainment) (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
Johnny by Neil Cicierega (track 15)
music videos:
Hurt by Johnny Cash (track 15)
part of:
New York Post: 100 Greatest Covers (2007) (number: 87) (order: 86) (track 15)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 430) (order: 430) (track 15)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 3339) (order: 458) (track 10)
arrangements:
Wayfaring Stranger (The Sacred Harp #457) (track 10)
Wayfaring Stranger (Oysterband arrangement) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Bird on the Wire (track 2)
Hurt (track 15)
I Hung My Head (track 12)
One (U2 song) (track 11)
Solitary Man (track 9)
The Mercy Seat (track 8)
Wayfaring Stranger (track 10)
We’ll Meet Again (track 14)
Rowboat (1995 – 1996) (track 4)
Rusty Cage (1995 – 1996) (track 6)
Southern Accents (1995 – 1996) (track 7)
The One Rose (1930 song) (1995 – 1996) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Fugl på en snor (track 2)
Krzesło łaski (track 8)
Se perdo anche te (Italian version) (track 9)
Verletzt (track 15)
later versions:
Vivre tout seul (track 2)
recording of:
Delia's Gone (track 1)
Thirteen (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

manufactured in:Europe
art direction and design:Christine Cano
photography:Martyn Atkins (design/photography/cinemetography)
Christine Cano
Andrew Earl
liner notes:Sylvie Simmons
co-producer:John Carter Cash
producer:Rick Rubin
assistant mastering:Steve Kadison
mastering:Vlado Meller
copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:American Recordings, LLC (company and copyrightholder for American Recordings) (in 2003)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/909151 [info]
ASIN:US: B0000TLA9Q [info]