Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 On the Road Again Willie Nelson 4 2:36
2 To All the Girls I've Loved Before Willie Nelson & Julio Iglesias 2 3:34
3 Crazy Willie Nelson 4 2:54
4 City of New Orleans Willie Nelson 4 4:53
5 Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain Willie Nelson 4 2:22
6 Always on My Mind Willie Nelson 4.75 3:35
7 Me and Paul Willie Nelson 4 3:52
8 Good Hearted Woman Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson 3 3:00
9 Night Life Willie Nelson 4 2:33
10 Georgia on My Mind Willie Nelson 4 4:21
11 My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys Willie Nelson 4 3:07
12 Pancho & Lefty Willie Nelson with Merle Haggard 4:49
13 Funny How Time Slips Away Willie Nelson 4 3:04
14 Hello Walls Willie Nelson 4 2:26
15 Highwayman The Highwaymen 4.4 3:05
16 Blue Skies Willie Nelson 3 3:36
17 Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys Waylon Jennings & Willie Nelson 2:35
18 Whiskey River (live) Willie Nelson 3 3:34
19 Seven Spanish Angels Willie Nelson & Ray Charles 3 3:52
20 Bloody Mary Morning Willie Nelson 4 2:48

Credits

CD 1

anthem of:
Georgia, United States (1979 –) (track 10)
acoustic guitar:
Dale Sellers (Nashville session guitarist) (1984) (track 19)
drums (drum set):
Richie Albright (1977-11) (track 17)
Kenneth Malone (session drummer/percussion) (1984) (track 19)
trumpet:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track 19)
Jose McElhiney (1984) (track 19)
strings:
The “A” Strings (1984) (track 19)
pedal steel guitar:
John Hughey (1973-10-17) (track 20)
organ:
Barny Robertson (1977-11) (track 17)
guitar:
John Hug (1977-11) (track 17)
Chips Moman (1977-11) (track 17)
Rance Wasson (1977-11) (track 17)
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1977-11) (track 17)
Waylon Jennings (1977-11) (track 17)
guitar [guitar harmony]:
Gordon Payne (1977-11) (track 17)
guitar [guitar, 12-string guitar, electric guitar, dobro]:
Fred Carter, Jr. (1973-10-17) (track 20)
guitar [Pete Carr, guitar, electric guitar, dobro]:
Pete Carr (US guitarist) (1973-10-17) (track 20)
harmonica:
Terry McMillan (1984) (track 19)
bass:
David Hood (1973-10-17) (track 20)
Robert Wray (1984) (track 19)
steel guitar:
Sherman Hayes (1977-11) (track 17)
Ralph Mooney (1977-11) (track 17)
Pete Drake (steel guitar player) (1984) (track 19)
keyboard:
Hargus "Pig" Robbins (1984) (track 19)
gut guitar [gut string guitar]:
Pete Bordonali (1984) (track 19)
Billy Sanford (guitar) (1984) (track 19)
arranger:
Booker T. Jones (tracks 10, 16)
Willie Nelson (track 5)
assistant engineer:
Ken Criblez (track 15)
Larry Greenhill (track 15)
background vocals:
Gordon Payne (1977-11) (track 17)
Carter Robertson (1977-11) (track 17)
Barny Robertson (1977-11) (track 17)
Becky Williams (country vocals) (1977-11) (track 17)
Louis Nunley (1984) (track 19)
Lisa Silver (1984) (track 19)
Diane Tidwell (1984) (track 19)
Hurshel Wiginton (1984) (track 19)
composer:
Waylon Jennings (tracks 8, 8)
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 4, 4)
Willie Nelson (tracks 1, 3, 7–8, 8, 13–14, 20)
Sharon Rice (US country singer/songwriter) (track 11)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 5)
Townes Van Zandt (track 12)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 15, 15)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 16)
Johnny Bush (track 18)
Hoagy Carmichael (1930) (track 10)
conductor:
Bill McElhiney (1984) (track 19)
engineer:
David Cherry (track 15)
Donivan Cowart (tracks 10, 16)
Jerry Masters (engineer) (track 20)
Steve Melton (engineer) (track 20)
Al Pachucki (track 7)
Phil York (track 5)
Chips Moman (track 15)
Bradley Hartman (tracks 1, 10, 16)
lead vocals:
Ray Charles (soul musician, singer and songwriter) (1984) (track 19)
Willie Nelson (1984) (track 19)
lyricist:
Steve Goodman (folk musician) (tracks 4, 4)
Willie Nelson (tracks 1, 3, 7, 13–14, 20)
Sharon Rice (US country singer/songwriter) (track 11)
Fred Rose (songwriter) (track 5)
Townes Van Zandt (track 12)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (tracks 15, 15)
Irving Berlin (1926) (track 16)
Stuart Gorrell (1930) (track 10)
mixer:
Bradley Hartman (tracks 1, 18)
performer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
Julio Iglesias (track 2)
Waylon Jennings (tracks 8, 15, 17)
Kris Kristofferson (track 15)
Willie Nelson (tracks 8, 15)
producer:
Joe Allison (tracks 3, 13–14)
Ramón Arcusa (track 2)
Felton Jarvis (track 7)
Booker T. Jones (tracks 10, 16)
Chips Moman (tracks 4, 6, 15)
Ray Pennington (track 8)
Richard Perry (producer) (track 2)
Billy Sherrill (US songwriter/producer/arranger) (track 19)
Jerry Wexler (track 20)
Waylon Jennings (track 8)
Willie Nelson (tracks 1, 5, 18)
recording engineer:
Jerry Masters (engineer) (1973-10-17) (track 20)
Steve Melton (engineer) (1973-10-17) (track 20)
remixer:
Tom Dowd (track 20)
vocals:
Willie Nelson (1973-10-17) (track 20)
Waylon Jennings (1977-11) (track 17)
Willie Nelson (1977-11) (track 17)
Willie Nelson (tracks 6, 10, 16)
writer:
Willie Nelson (track 9)
Walt Breeland (American songwriter) (track 9)
Ed Bruce (American country music songwriter, singer and actor) (tracks 17, 17, 17)
Patsy Bruce (tracks 17, 17, 17)
J.B. Shinn III (track 18)
Paul Buskirk (track 9)
Johnny Christopher (Guitarist) (track 6)
Hal David (track 2)
Albert Hammond (track 2)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of “Suspicious Minds”) (track 6)
Troy Seals (American singer, songwriter, and guitarist) (track 19)
Eddie Setser (In Groups: James Brown And The Dapps, Jellyroll, The Dapps) (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1978) (tracks 10, 16)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 6)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1985) (track 15)
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 15)
publisher:
Bike Music (track 6)
Budde Songs Inc. (track 6)
Casa David Music (track 2)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 6)
Lovolar Music (track 6)
Pappy Daily Music (track 9)
Rose Bridge Music (track 6)
Screen Gems (track 6)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) (track 6)
Sebanine Music (track 6)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 13)
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (tracks 3, 9, 13)
WB Music Group (track 19)
ピアーミュージック (Japan, subsidiary of Nichion) (track 10)
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. (1930 –) (track 10)
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc. (later renamed as Peermusic) (1930 –) (track 10)
Glad Music Publishing (1962) (track 9)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Enactron Truck in Los Angeles, California, United States (1977-12-03 – 1977-12-12) (tracks 10, 16)
remixed at:
mash-ups:
Free Willie by dj BC (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 302) (order: 300) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 471) (order: 469) (track 1)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
Pancho and Lefty (track 12)
The Highwayman (track 15)
Blue Skies (1977-12-03 – 1977-12-12) (track 16)
Georgia on My Mind (1977-12-03 – 1977-12-12) (track 10)
Always on My Mind (1982) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Er'e hjul igjen (track 1)
Highwomen (tracks 15, 15)
Liten og grønn (tracks 4, 4)
To All the Girls (track 2)
later parody versions:
Mattapan Again (track 1)
Willie’s Cats (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Dagen skall komma (tracks 8, 8)
De hoge C (track 2)
Ehrbares Mädchen (tracks 8, 8)
Goisern (track 10)
Hei gamle valdresfjell (tracks 4, 4)
Pazudušais dēls (Latvian version of "City of New Orleans") (tracks 4, 4)
Soittajan vaimo (tracks 8, 8)
Wahlwies (track 10)
Wie mei Herzschlag (track 6)
Wie my Härzschlag (track 6)
Zonder verhaal (track 6)
常在我心間 (track 6)
later versions:
Je bleef bij me (track 6)
Salut les amoureux (tracks 4, 4)
live cover recording of:
Whiskey River (track 18)
live recording of:
Good Hearted Woman (track 8)
recording of:
Crazy (Willie Nelson song) (track 3)
Good Hearted Woman (track 8)
Hello Walls (track 14)
Me and Paul (track 7)
Night Life (Willie Nelson) (track 9)
On the Road Again (track 1)
Bloody Mary Morning (1973-10-17) (track 20)
Seven Spanish Angels (1984) (track 19)
The Highwayman (1985) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
A Portrait of Ray Charles (brass band) (track 10)
Bing Crosby Medley (track 16)
Sleeptime Down South Medley (order: 2) (track 10)