Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mama Tried Merle Haggard and The Stranglers 2:11
2 She Thinks I Still Care George Jones 2:35
3 I Dreamed of a Hill-Billy Heaven Tex Ritter 3:10
4 Funny How Time Slips Away Willie Nelson 4 3:03
5 Galveston Glen Campbell 2:42
6 My Baby's Gone The Louvin Brothers 2:45
7 A Dear John Letter Ferlin Husky and Jean Shepard 2:32
8 Shotgun Boogie Tennessee Ernie Ford 2:37
9 Squaws Along the Yukon Hank Thompson and His Brazos Valley Boys 2:30
10 Alone With You Faron Young 2:00
11 You Better Not Do That Tommy Collins 2:30
12 Gone Ferlin Husky 2:24
13 Girl on the Billboard Del Reeves 2:43
14 Old Rivers Walter Brennan with The Johnny Mann Singers 2:48
15 Right or Wrong Wanda Jackson 4 2:40
16 You're the Only World I Know Sonny James 2:13

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Buddy Harman (1958-04-01) (track 6)
mandolin:
Ira Louvin (1958-04-01) (track 6)
guitar:
Charlie Louvin (1958-04-01) (track 6)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Paul Yandell (1958-04-01) (track 6)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Smiley Wilson (1958-04-01) (track 6)
double bass [bass]:
Floyd D. 'Lightnin'' Chance (1958-04-01) (track 6)
composer:
Tommy Collins (American country singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 11)
Cliff Crofford (track 14)
Steve Duffy (track 2)
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 1)
Hazel Houser (track 6)
Wanda Jackson (aka the Female Elvis) (track 15)
Willie Nelson (track 4)
Smokey Rogers (track 12)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (track 5)
Cam Smith (track 9)
lyricist:
Tommy Collins (American country singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 11)
Cliff Crofford (track 14)
Steve Duffy (track 2)
Merle Haggard (US country singer, guitarist, fiddler & songwriter) (track 1)
Hazel Houser (track 6)
Wanda Jackson (aka the Female Elvis) (track 15)
Willie Nelson (track 4)
Smokey Rogers (track 12)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (track 5)
producer:
Joe Allison (track 4)
vocals:
Charlie Louvin (1958-04-01) (track 6)
Ira Louvin (1958-04-01) (track 6)
writer:
Billy Barton (country music/ rockabilly) (track 7)
Eddie Dean (Country artist) (track 3)
Roy Drusky (track 10)
Sonny James (track 16)
Hank Mills (track 13)
Hal Sothern (US guitar player and composer) (track 3)
Lewis Tally (track 7)
Bob Tubert (track 16)
Lester Vanadore (track 10)
Faron Young (track 10)
Samuel M. Garrett (1965) (track 13)
Walter Haynes (1965) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records Nashville (2001) (track 5)
publisher:
Glad Music Co. (track 2)
Jack Music, Inc. (track 2)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 4)
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (tracks 1, 4)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Galveston (1969) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Dear John (track 7)
recording of:
Mama Tried (track 1)
Old Rivers (track 14)
Right or Wrong (1961 song) (track 15)
Shotgun Boogie (track 8)
A Dear John Letter (1953) (track 7)
Gone (1957) (track 12)
Alone With You (1958) (track 10)
My Baby's Gone (1958-04-01) (track 6)
She Thinks I Still Care (1962-01-04) (track 2)
You’re the Only World I Know (1964) (track 16)
referred to in medleys:

Release Group

included in:Golden Age of Country
part of:Golden Age of Country (Time Life series) (order: 3)