Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Walk the Line 4.35 2:45
2 Rock Island Line 4 2:11
3 Hey Porter 3 2:13
4 New Mexico 3 2:05
5 Straight A's in Love 3 2:16
6 Cry! Cry! Cry! 3.5 2:27
7 I Heard That Lonesome Whistle Blow 4 2:25
8 Get Rhythm 3.35 2:15
9 Guess Things Happen That Way 3 1:50
10 Fool's Hall of Fame 3 2:26
11 Folsom Prison Blues 4.2 2:49
12 Wreck of the Old '97 3 1:49
13 Next in Line 3 2:45
14 Don't Make Me Go 3 2:30
15 Home of the Blues 3 2:39
16 Give My Love to Rose 3 2:42
17 Wide Open Road 3 2:27
18 Ballad of a Teenage Queen 3 2:13
19 Luther Played the Boogie 3 2:05
20 Big River 3 2:33
21 I Forgot to Remember to Forget 3 1:54
22 Katy Too 4 1:59
23 So Doggone Lonesome 3 2:37
24 I Couldn't Keep From Crying 3 2:02
25 There You Go 3 2:18
26 Thanks a Lot 2:38
27 The Ways of a Woman in Love 2:16
28 Train of Love 2:23
29 I Just Thought You'd Like to Know 2:24
30 Goodnight Irene 2:40

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1957-11-12) (tracks 20, 30)
acoustic guitar:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 1)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 20)
guitar:
Luther Perkins (1955-05) (track 6)
Luther Perkins (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 8)
Jack Clement (1957-11-12) (track 20)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (track 8)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (track 30)
bass:
Marshall Grant (1957-11-12) (track 20)
double bass:
Marshall Grant (1955-05) (track 6)
Marshall Grant (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Marshall Grant (1956-04-02) (tracks 1, 8)
electric guitar:
Luther Perkins (1956-04-02) (track 1)
Luther Perkins (1957-11-12) (track 20)
arranger:
Lead Belly (track 30)
John Lomax (track 30)
composer:
Jack Clement (tracks 9, 18)
Marty Robbins (track 24)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 30)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 1)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (tracks 5, 14)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 11, 16–17, 20, 23, 25)
Charlie Rich (track 26)
lyricist:
Jack Clement (tracks 9, 18)
Marty Robbins (track 24)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 30)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (1956) (track 1)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (tracks 5, 14)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 3, 6, 8, 11, 16–17, 20, 23, 25)
Charlie Rich (track 26)
performer:
The Tennessee Two (track 20)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 22)
producer:
Jack Clement (tracks 5, 15, 20, 27, 30)
Bob Johnston (American record producer) (tracks 1, 11)
Sam Phillips (Producer at Sun Records) (tracks 1, 6, 8, 11, 23, 28)
vocals:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-05) (track 6)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1955-07-30) (track 11)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1956-04-02) (tracks 1, 8)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (1957-11-12) (tracks 20, 30)
writer:
Jack Clement (track 22)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
Chet Atkins (track 19)
John R. Cash (country music legend) (track 15)
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (tracks 13, 19, 22, 28)
Jimmie Davis (Singer and songwriter) (track 7)
Glen Douglas (track 15)
Charlie Feathers (track 21)
Hoyt Johnson (track 19)
Bill Justis (track 27)
Stan Kesler (track 21)
Lillie McAlpin (track 15)
Charlie Rich (tracks 27, 29)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 7)
Danny Wolfe (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Sun Record Company (1955) (tracks 3, 6)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1956) (tracks 1, 8)
Sun Record Company (1956) (tracks 1, 8, 25)
Sun Record Company (1957) (tracks 13, 16, 20)
Sun Entertainment Corporation (1958) (track 20)
publisher:
Aberbach (London) (Publisher) (tracks 1, 11–12, 16)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8, 11, 13, 21)
Carlin Music (tracks 16, 25)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 21)
Hi Lo Music Inc. (track 20)
Hill & Range (track 1)
Hill & Range Songs, Inc. (tracks 6, 13)
Hill and Range Southwind Mus S A (BMI-affiliated) (track 1)
House of Cash, Inc. (BMI-affiliated, publisher for works of Johnny Cash) (tracks 1, 20)
Knox Music Ltd. (track 19)
Knox Music, Inc. (track 20)
Lodlow Music (track 30)
Ludlow Music, Inc. (track 30)
Spencer Music Corp. (track 30)
West One Music (production music label, prefix: WOM) (track 3)
mash-ups:
Just a Baby by Neil Cicierega (track 11)
sampled by:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 777) (order: 261) (track 12)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 11681) (order: 592) (track 30)
arrangements:
Wer Kennt Den Weg (translated) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Thanks a Lot (track 26)
Wreck of the Old 97 (track 12)
is based on:
Crescent City Blues (track 11)
is the basis for:
Adios Irene (track 30)
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) (track 30)
Lindschi (track 16)
Roll On Columbia (track 30)
later parody versions:
Donnie Prison Blues (track 11)
I Cross the Line (track 1)
I Walk The Line #3 (track 1)
Rock Island Line (Freberg Parody) (track 2)
The Cats of Cash (tracks 1, 11)
later translated versions:
Bonsoir Lily (track 30)
Des filles et des garçons (Good Night Irene) (track 30)
Folsom Prison Blues (German version) (track 11)
Gråt gråt gråt (track 6)
Hälsa min Marie (track 16)
Jou blijf ik trouw (track 1)
Yölinjalla (track 1)
later versions:
Straight A's Love (song from the "Empire Burlesque" sessions) (track 5)
recording of:
Don’t Make Me Go (track 14)
Fool's Hall of Fame (track 10)
Hey, Porter (track 3)
Katy Too (track 22)
Next in Line (track 13)
Rock Island Line (track 2)
There You Go (track 25)
Wide Open Road (track 17)
Cry! Cry! Cry! (1955-05) (track 6)
Folsom Prison Blues (1955-07-30) (track 11)
So Doggone Lonesome (1955-07-30) (track 23)
Get Rhythm (1956-04-02) (track 8)
I Walk the Line (1956-04-02) (track 1)
Train of Love (1956-05-08) (track 28)
Straight ‘A’s in Love (1956-12-13) (track 5)
Home of the Blues (1957-07 – 1957-08) (track 15)
Big River (1957-11-12) (track 20)
Goodnight Irene (1957-11-12) (track 30)