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  • No barcode associated with release.
  • Made from masters owned or controlled by BMG Music.
  • Additional / Supplemental label and catalog number for release is: BMG Music - TCD-119 and TLD-119.
Annotation last modified on 2009-12-16 18:00 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Heartbreak Hotel Elvis Presley 3.8 2:09
2 Why Baby Why Red Sovine & Webb Pierce 4 2:33
3 I've Got Five Dollars and It's Saturday Night Faron Young 2:08
4 Cash on the Barrel Head The Louvin Brothers 2:42
5 I Take the Chance The Browns 2:44
6 The Blackboard of My Heart Hank Thompson 2:17
7 Singing the Blues Marty Robbins 2:29
8 Crazy Arms Ray Price 2:35
9 I Want You, I Need You, I Love You Elvis Presley 2:41
10 I'm a One-Woman Man Johnny Horton 2:01
11 You and Me Red Foley & Kitty Wells 2:48
12 I Walk the Line Johnny Cash 4.35 2:44
13 Blue Suede Shoes Carl Perkins 4 2:16
14 Any Old Time Webb Pierce 2:09
15 I Don't Believe You've Met My Baby The Louvin Brothers 2:09
16 Trouble in Mind Eddy Arnold 2:35
17 I've Got a New Heartache Ray Price 2:44
18 Searching Kitty Wells 2:26
19 You Are the One Carl Smith 2:13
20 Sweet Dreams Faron Young 2:44
21 Yes I Know Why Webb Pierce 2:30
22 Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash 2:49
23 You're Running Wild The Louvin Brothers 2:16
24 You Don't Know Me Eddy Arnold 2:35

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 12)
drums (drum set):
W.S. Holland (1955-12) (track 13)
D.J. Fontana (1956-01-10) (track 1)
mandolin:
Ira Louvin (1955-10-29) (track 15)
guitar:
Jay Perkins (1955-12) (track 13)
Chet Atkins (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Charlie Louvin (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 13)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1956-01-10) (track 1)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Eddie Hill (Musician, Songwriter, Country Music DJ) (1955-10-29) (track 15)
bass:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1956-01-10) (track 1)
double bass:
Clayton Perkins (1955-12) (track 13)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (track 12)
double bass [bass]:
Floyd D. 'Lightnin'' Chance (1955-10-29) (track 15)
electric guitar:
Paul Yandell (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 12)
piano:
Marvin Hughes (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Floyd Cramer (1956-01-10) (track 1)
composer:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 22)
Autry Inman (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 13)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 12)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 7)
engineer:
Bob Ferris (engineer) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1956-01-10) (track 1)
lyricist:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 22)
Autry Inman (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955) (track 13)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 12)
Melvin Endsley (1956) (track 7)
performer:
Red Sovine (track 2)
producer:
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (track 12)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (track 12)
vocals:
Charlie Louvin (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Ira Louvin (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (1955-12) (track 13)
Ben Speer (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Lena Brock "Mom" Speer (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Gordon Stoker (1956-01-10) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 12)
writer:
Mae Boren Axton (track 1)
Tommy Durden (track 1)
Tillman Franks (track 10)
Johnny Horton (track 10)
George Jones (US country music vocalist) (track 2)
Ira Kosloff (track 9)
Maurice Mysels (track 9)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (track 1)
Ralph Mooney (1954) (track 8)
Chuck Seals (1954) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
BMG Entertainment (1956) (track 1)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (1956) (track 1)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (track 12)
Sun Record Company (1956) (track 12)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2002) (track 1)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 12, 22)
Carlin Music Corp. (track 13)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 9, 12, 22)
Cherry River Music (track 9)
Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated) (track 9)
EMI Mills Music Ltd. (PRS for Music-affiliated) (track 1)
Gladys Music (track 9)
Hi Lo Music (track 13)
Hill & Range (tracks 12–13)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 12)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (track 12)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (tracks 1, 1)
Unichappell Music (tracks 1, 13)
Wren Music Co. (track 13)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 1)
Sony/ATV Tree Publishing (1956) (track 8)
recorded at:
RCA Studios (Nashville) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States (1956-01-10) (track 1)
has remixes:
Blue Suede Shoes (test acetate) by Carl Perkins (track 13)
part of:
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 1) (order: 1) (track 1)
Dave Marsh: The Best of the Top 40 Singles: 1956 (number: 5) (order: 5) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 45) (order: 45) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 95) (order: 94) (track 13)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 12)
is based on:
Crescent City Blues (track 22)
later parody versions:
Cut-Rate Hotel (track 1)
Donnie Prison Blues (track 22)
H.B. Hotel (track 1)
I Cross the Line (track 12)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 12)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 12, 22)
later translated versions:
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 22)
G'nagelte Schuach (track 13)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 12)
Yölinjalla (track 12)
later versions:
part of:
Million Dollar Quartet (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott) (track 13)
recording of:
Crazy Arms (track 8)
Folsom Prison Blues (track 22)
I'm a One-Woman Man (track 10)
Singing the Blues (track 7)
Why Baby Why (track 2)
I Don’t Believe You’ve Met My Baby (1955-10-29) (track 15)
Blue Suede Shoes (1955-12) (track 13)
Heartbreak Hotel (1956-01-10) (track 1)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Raggarkungen (order: 2) (track 1)
The Anniversary Waltz, Part 2 (order: 4) (track 7)
Good Old Rock ’n Roll (order: 5) (track 13)
Raggarkungen (order: 5) (track 13)

Release Group

part of:Country USA (Time-Life Music) (number: 13) (order: 13)